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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 29 64 42
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -22
Permanent jobs citing C 52 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.10% 1.66% 3.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.35% 3.29% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 27
Average salary £27,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £32,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
458 334 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 53.69% 50.53% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 322 289 377
Average salary £31,700 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +27 43 £27,500 -15.38% 8
Northumberland - 6 £21,000 -
Durham 0 3 £32,000 -3.03% 3
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 67 (69.07%) UNIX
2 66 (68.04%) Java
3 65 (67.01%) C++
4 54 (55.67%) Linux
5 52 (53.61%) Degree
6 35 (36.08%) C#
7 34 (35.05%) SQL
8 33 (34.02%) Web Services
9 22 (22.68%) Mathematics
9 22 (22.68%) Software Engineering
10 21 (21.65%) JavaScript
11 20 (20.62%) Client/Server
11 20 (20.62%) Relational Database
12 19 (19.59%) OO
12 19 (19.59%) HTML
12 19 (19.59%) Subversion
12 19 (19.59%) Computer Science
13 17 (17.53%) jQuery
13 17 (17.53%) JSR 170
13 17 (17.53%) Java EE
13 17 (17.53%) MooTools
13 17 (17.53%) Apache Wicket
13 17 (17.53%) JAX-WS
13 17 (17.53%) Jackrabbit
13 17 (17.53%) Spring
13 17 (17.53%) Maven
13 17 (17.53%) Finance
13 17 (17.53%) Tomcat
14 16 (16.49%) Electronics
15 15 (15.46%) XML

C
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 17 (17.53%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.06%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (9.28%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.25%) MS Project
3 1 (1.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.03%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.62%) Relational Database
2 17 (17.53%) Jackrabbit
3 6 (6.19%) MySQL
4 5 (5.15%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (19.59%) Subversion
2 17 (17.53%) Maven
3 12 (12.37%) LabVIEW
4 3 (3.09%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.06%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.03%) Xcode
6 1 (1.03%) Selenium
6 1 (1.03%) WinRunner
6 1 (1.03%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 17 (17.53%) Finance
2 16 (16.49%) Electronics
3 4 (4.12%) Legal
4 2 (2.06%) Advertising
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (39.18%) Developer
2 20 (20.62%) Software Developer
2 20 (20.62%) Programmer
3 17 (17.53%) Java Developer
4 12 (12.37%) Analyst
5 11 (11.34%) Analyst Programmer
6 8 (8.25%) Design Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Hardware Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Electronics Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.19%) Administrator
9 5 (5.15%) SQL Programmer
9 5 (5.15%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) Graduate Software Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Graduate Developer
9 5 (5.15%) C Software Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) Lead Software Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Java Architect
9 5 (5.15%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (34.02%) Web Services
2 19 (19.59%) HTML
3 17 (17.53%) jQuery
3 17 (17.53%) JSR 170
3 17 (17.53%) Java EE
3 17 (17.53%) MooTools
3 17 (17.53%) Apache Wicket
3 17 (17.53%) JAX-WS
3 17 (17.53%) Spring
4 15 (15.46%) XML
4 15 (15.46%) SOAP
5 13 (13.40%) Qt
6 2 (2.06%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.06%) CSS
6 2 (2.06%) .NET
6 2 (2.06%) Backbone.js
6 2 (2.06%) Ember.js
6 2 (2.06%) HTML5
6 2 (2.06%) SproutCore
7 1 (1.03%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.68%) Mathematics
2 20 (20.62%) Client/Server
3 19 (19.59%) Computer Science
4 12 (12.37%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (9.28%) Firmware
6 6 (6.19%) Replication
7 5 (5.15%) Physics
8 4 (4.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.03%) iPad
9 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.03%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 67 (69.07%) UNIX
2 54 (55.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.68%) Software Engineering
2 19 (19.59%) OO
3 15 (15.46%) Waterfall
4 8 (8.25%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (6.19%) ERP
5 6 (6.19%) DevOps
6 4 (4.12%) Quality Management
6 4 (4.12%) OOD
6 4 (4.12%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (4.12%) TDD
6 4 (4.12%) Scrum
6 4 (4.12%) Static Code Analysis
7 3 (3.09%) Web Development
7 3 (3.09%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.06%) MVC
8 2 (2.06%) OOP
8 2 (2.06%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.03%) Memory Management
9 1 (1.03%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (1.03%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (68.04%) Java
2 65 (67.01%) C++
3 35 (36.08%) C#
4 34 (35.05%) SQL
5 21 (21.65%) JavaScript
6 12 (12.37%) AWK
6 12 (12.37%) Shell Script
6 12 (12.37%) sed
7 9 (9.28%) Perl
8 8 (8.25%) Python
9 6 (6.19%) Bash Shell
10 5 (5.15%) VB
10 5 (5.15%) Embedded C
11 4 (4.12%) PHP
12 2 (2.06%) Ruby
13 1 (1.03%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.03%) Assembly Language
13 1 (1.03%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 52 (53.61%) Degree
2 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.37%) ISO 9000
2 6 (6.19%) SLA
3 5 (5.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.03%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (12.37%) EMC
2 5 (5.15%) F5
3 4 (4.12%) HP
4 3 (3.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.06%) Sencha
6 1 (1.03%) Citrix
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