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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 29 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing C 12 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 7.41% 3.80% 9.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 6.19% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 10
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £50,000 £50,500
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
96 97 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 59.26% 61.39% 59.19%
Number of salaries quoted 58 66 116
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

C Salary Histogram 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 22 May 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 -5 5 £61,250 +22.50% 5
C
UK

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 20 (86.96%) Software Engineering
2 19 (82.61%) C++
3 18 (78.26%) Degree
3 18 (78.26%) Computer Science
4 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (47.83%) Manufacturing
6 8 (34.78%) Network Management
7 5 (21.74%) Python
8 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
8 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (17.39%) System Testing
9 3 (13.04%) OOP
9 3 (13.04%) OO
9 3 (13.04%) HTML
9 3 (13.04%) Java
9 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
9 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
10 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
10 2 (8.70%) WSO2
10 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (8.70%) Diameter Protocol
10 2 (8.70%) SQL
10 2 (8.70%) MySQL
10 2 (8.70%) Oracle
10 2 (8.70%) CSS
10 2 (8.70%) C#
10 2 (8.70%) Linux
10 2 (8.70%) SOA
10 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
10 2 (8.70%) Embedded C

C
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Diameter Protocol
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.70%) SMPP
2 1 (4.35%) ZigBee
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
1 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQLite
2 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (4.35%) Mocha
General
1 11 (47.83%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
1 8 (34.78%) Real Time Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Software Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) DSP Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) DSP Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Developer
5 2 (8.70%) OSS Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) Middleware
3 1 (4.35%) WPF
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) XSLT
3 1 (4.35%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
3 1 (4.35%) CSS3
3 1 (4.35%) WebSockets
3 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.35%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 18 (78.26%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Software Engineering
2 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Network Management
4 4 (17.39%) Unit Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (17.39%) System Testing
5 3 (13.04%) OOP
5 3 (13.04%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) SOA
7 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Web Development
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) OOD
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Signal Processing
7 1 (4.35%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) C++
2 5 (21.74%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) WSO2
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
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