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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 54 48 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -21
Permanent jobs citing C 25 39 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.28% 4.36% 7.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.02% 6.17% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 50
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,500 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
C
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
415 632 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 54.39% 70.61% 57.67%
Number of salaries quoted 357 578 511
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

C
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

C Salary Trend in Oxford

C
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Oxford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 33 (70.21%) C++
2 24 (51.06%) PhD
3 21 (44.68%) Python
4 20 (42.55%) Algorithms
5 16 (34.04%) Perl
5 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (31.91%) MATLAB
6 15 (31.91%) Signal Processing
7 12 (25.53%) Visualisation
8 11 (23.40%) Mathematics
8 11 (23.40%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (21.28%) Machine Learning
10 9 (19.15%) Degree
10 9 (19.15%) Statistics
11 8 (17.02%) Data Analysis
11 8 (17.02%) Linux
11 8 (17.02%) Statistical Modelling
11 8 (17.02%) R
11 8 (17.02%) Analytics
12 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (14.89%) Biometrics
12 7 (14.89%) OSPF
12 7 (14.89%) BGP
12 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
13 6 (12.77%) Physics
13 6 (12.77%) C#
13 6 (12.77%) Java
13 6 (12.77%) WAN
14 5 (10.64%) Firewall
14 5 (10.64%) Computer Science

C
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (4.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.13%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) OSPF
1 7 (14.89%) BGP
2 6 (12.77%) WAN
3 5 (10.64%) Firewall
4 3 (6.38%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (6.38%) VPN
4 3 (6.38%) IPsec
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.26%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.26%) LAN
5 2 (4.26%) FCoE
6 1 (2.13%) 4G
6 1 (2.13%) ADSL
6 1 (2.13%) ISDN
6 1 (2.13%) DNS
6 1 (2.13%) MPLS
6 1 (2.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Bower
1 2 (4.26%) Grunt
1 2 (4.26%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (2.13%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.13%) Subversion
2 1 (2.13%) Xcode
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) GDB
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
2 2 (4.26%) Automotive
3 1 (2.13%) Front Office
3 1 (2.13%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Research Engineer
2 7 (14.89%) Research Scientist
2 7 (14.89%) Developer
3 4 (8.51%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Consultant
4 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Data Scientist
6 1 (2.13%) Architect
6 1 (2.13%) Author
6 1 (2.13%) Technical Author
6 1 (2.13%) Data Architect
6 1 (2.13%) Security Consultant
6 1 (2.13%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Network Consultant
6 1 (2.13%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.13%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.13%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (2.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (2.13%) iOS SDK
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) XML
2 1 (2.13%) XSD
2 1 (2.13%) Flash
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) OpenGL
2 1 (2.13%) Cocoa
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Flex
2 1 (2.13%) WCF
2 1 (2.13%) Qt
2 1 (2.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (42.55%) Algorithms
2 12 (25.53%) Visualisation
3 11 (23.40%) Mathematics
4 9 (19.15%) Statistics
5 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (14.89%) Biometrics
6 6 (12.77%) Physics
7 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
8 4 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (4.26%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
10 1 (2.13%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (2.13%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (2.13%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Android
3 1 (2.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.91%) Signal Processing
3 11 (23.40%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (21.28%) Machine Learning
5 8 (17.02%) Data Analysis
5 8 (17.02%) Statistical Modelling
5 8 (17.02%) Analytics
6 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.51%) Hidden Markov Model
7 4 (8.51%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (6.38%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (6.38%) ITIL
8 3 (6.38%) DNA
8 3 (6.38%) Speech Recognition
8 3 (6.38%) OpenUP
9 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
9 2 (4.26%) Scrum
9 2 (4.26%) TDD
9 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (70.21%) C++
2 21 (44.68%) Python
3 16 (34.04%) Perl
4 15 (31.91%) MATLAB
5 8 (17.02%) R
6 6 (12.77%) C#
6 6 (12.77%) Java
7 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.38%) PHP
8 3 (6.38%) Embedded C
8 3 (6.38%) Ruby
9 2 (4.26%) SQL
10 1 (2.13%) VB
10 1 (2.13%) ActionScript
10 1 (2.13%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.13%) Tcl
10 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.13%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (51.06%) PhD
2 9 (19.15%) Degree
3 4 (8.51%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.13%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Firmware
1 4 (8.51%) KVM
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) SELinux
2 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
1 4 (8.51%) Cisco
2 3 (6.38%) VMware
3 1 (2.13%) HP
3 1 (2.13%) Dell
3 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.13%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (2.13%) Veeam
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