The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 54 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing C 26 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.26% 1.92% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.73% 3.90% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 10
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +26.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
454 308 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 56.96% 49.36% 53.44%
Number of salaries quoted 368 270 303
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

C
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the North East region.

C Salary Trend in the North East

C
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the North East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

C Salary Histogram in the North East

C
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +3 23 £27,500 -40.54% 9
Durham -3 3 £24,000 -21.31%
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C.

1 56 (72.73%) C++
2 54 (70.13%) Java
3 47 (61.04%) UNIX
4 39 (50.65%) C#
5 37 (48.05%) SQL
5 37 (48.05%) Degree
6 36 (46.75%) Linux
7 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (28.57%) Client/Server
8 22 (28.57%) Web Services
9 20 (25.97%) Relational Database
10 19 (24.68%) Mentoring
11 17 (22.08%) XML
12 16 (20.78%) Waterfall
13 15 (19.48%) SOAP
14 12 (15.58%) Python
15 11 (14.29%) Shell Script
15 11 (14.29%) Computer Science
15 11 (14.29%) AWK
15 11 (14.29%) sed
16 10 (12.99%) Mathematics
16 10 (12.99%) OO
17 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
17 9 (11.69%) Perl
18 8 (10.39%) HTML
18 8 (10.39%) MySQL
18 8 (10.39%) SLA
18 8 (10.39%) Bash Shell
18 8 (10.39%) Replication
18 8 (10.39%) Subversion

C
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the North East region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.49%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.90%) Node.js
3 2 (2.60%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Project
1 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.97%) Relational Database
2 8 (10.39%) MySQL
3 5 (6.49%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.49%) Jackrabbit
4 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Subversion
2 6 (7.79%) LabVIEW
3 5 (6.49%) Maven
4 4 (5.19%) ProC
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.60%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.60%) Xcode
5 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.30%) Selenium
6 1 (1.30%) LoadRunner
General
1 6 (7.79%) Electronics
1 6 (7.79%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Banking
2 3 (3.90%) Retail
3 2 (2.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 35 (45.45%) Developer
2 20 (25.97%) Software Developer
3 16 (20.78%) Programmer
4 12 (15.58%) Analyst
5 11 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
6 8 (10.39%) Administrator
6 8 (10.39%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.79%) Graduate
8 5 (6.49%) Lead Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Architect
8 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Graduate Software Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Java Architect
8 5 (6.49%) Lead Software Developer
8 5 (6.49%) SQL Programmer
9 4 (5.19%) Electronics Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (5.19%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.57%) Web Services
2 17 (22.08%) XML
3 15 (19.48%) SOAP
4 8 (10.39%) HTML
5 6 (7.79%) Qt
6 5 (6.49%) Spring
6 5 (6.49%) Java EE
6 5 (6.49%) JSR 170
6 5 (6.49%) jQuery
6 5 (6.49%) MooTools
6 5 (6.49%) Apache Wicket
6 5 (6.49%) JAX-WS
6 5 (6.49%) .NET
7 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.90%) CSS
8 3 (3.90%) HTML5
8 3 (3.90%) SproutCore
8 3 (3.90%) Backbone.js
8 3 (3.90%) Ember.js
9 2 (2.60%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 11 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 10 (12.99%) Mathematics
4 8 (10.39%) Replication
5 5 (6.49%) Physics
5 5 (6.49%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (3.90%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.90%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.60%) iPad
7 2 (2.60%) iPhone
8 1 (1.30%) Open Source
8 1 (1.30%) RIA
8 1 (1.30%) Economics
8 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 47 (61.04%) UNIX
2 36 (46.75%) Linux
3 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.68%) Mentoring
3 16 (20.78%) Waterfall
4 10 (12.99%) OO
5 8 (10.39%) DevOps
6 7 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.49%) ERP
8 4 (5.19%) OOP
9 3 (3.90%) MVC
9 3 (3.90%) Web Application Development
10 2 (2.60%) iOS Development
10 2 (2.60%) Memory Management
10 2 (2.60%) ITIL
10 2 (2.60%) SOA
10 2 (2.60%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.60%) Scrum
10 2 (2.60%) Multithreading
11 1 (1.30%) Web Development
11 1 (1.30%) Software Testing
11 1 (1.30%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (72.73%) C++
2 54 (70.13%) Java
3 39 (50.65%) C#
4 37 (48.05%) SQL
5 12 (15.58%) Python
6 11 (14.29%) sed
6 11 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 11 (14.29%) AWK
7 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
7 9 (11.69%) Perl
8 8 (10.39%) Bash Shell
9 5 (6.49%) VB
10 4 (5.19%) PHP
10 4 (5.19%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.90%) Ruby
12 2 (2.60%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.30%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.30%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 37 (48.05%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.30%) HNC
2 1 (1.30%) HND
2 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) SLA
2 6 (7.79%) ISO 9000
3 5 (6.49%) QA
4 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (7.79%) EMC
2 5 (6.49%) F5
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle
4 3 (3.90%) Sencha
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago