The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 16 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Permanent jobs citing C 2 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.51% 3.40% 4.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.71% 5.22% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Average salary £24,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £37,000 £42,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 134 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 61.40% 65.05% 62.80%
Number of salaries quoted 30 63 79
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

C
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

C Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

C
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
County Antrim +18 2 £24,000 -31.42% 1
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 10 (76.92%) C++
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
1 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
2 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (46.15%) Python
5 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
5 4 (30.77%) System Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
6 3 (23.08%) OOP
6 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
6 3 (23.08%) UNIX
6 3 (23.08%) Solaris
6 3 (23.08%) SDLC
7 2 (15.38%) Coverity
7 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
7 2 (15.38%) WSO2
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Diameter Protocol
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) SOA
7 2 (15.38%) HTML
7 2 (15.38%) Java
7 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 2 (15.38%) MySQL
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (15.38%) Risk Management

C
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SMPP
1 2 (15.38%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQLite
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Valgrind
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (7.69%) Mocha
General
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) DSP Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) DSP Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) OSS Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
1 2 (15.38%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) WPF
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) CSS3
2 1 (7.69%) WebSockets
2 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
2 3 (23.08%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) System Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) OOP
6 2 (15.38%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) SOA
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) Coverity
1 2 (15.38%) WSO2
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