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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 30 11 34
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +23
Permanent jobs citing C 4 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.78% 13.08% 3.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.12% 19.72% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 5
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
97 71 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 67.36% 66.36% 70.15%
Number of salaries quoted 77 41 100
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016. 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 4 £37,500 -16.66% 4
C
UK

C
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) Debian
1 4 (80.00%) Fedora
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
1 4 (80.00%) Release Management
1 4 (80.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (80.00%) CentOS
1 4 (80.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
1 4 (80.00%) Hudson
1 4 (80.00%) Route 53
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Facebook
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC

C
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (80.00%) Route 53
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Hudson
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (80.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) CentOS
1 4 (80.00%) Debian
1 4 (80.00%) Fedora
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
1 4 (80.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (80.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Perl
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) C++
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Ansible
1 4 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (80.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Facebook
Belfast, County Antrim
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 20 days ago
Londonderry
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago