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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 61 55 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Permanent jobs citing C 18 32 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.55% 3.54% 4.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.96% 6.41% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 44
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £60,000 £49,250
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
363 499 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 51.42% 55.20% 56.74%
Number of salaries quoted 325 473 511
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 2 October 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Oxford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 36 (59.02%) C++
2 29 (47.54%) Python
3 26 (42.62%) Java
4 24 (39.34%) Mathematics
5 23 (37.70%) Software Engineering
6 19 (31.15%) Perl
7 14 (22.95%) PhD
7 14 (22.95%) Windows
7 14 (22.95%) Linux
8 13 (21.31%) Physics
9 12 (19.67%) Ruby
9 12 (19.67%) Subversion
9 12 (19.67%) C#
10 10 (16.39%) Apache
10 10 (16.39%) Degree
10 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
11 9 (14.75%) Open Source
12 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
12 8 (13.11%) Algorithms
12 8 (13.11%) Debian
12 8 (13.11%) Tomcat
12 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
13 7 (11.48%) Shell Script
13 7 (11.48%) MATLAB
13 7 (11.48%) VMware
13 7 (11.48%) Fedora
13 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
13 7 (11.48%) Dojo
13 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (11.48%) AngularJS

C
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 10 (16.39%) Apache
2 8 (13.11%) Tomcat
3 7 (11.48%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Project
1 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) SMS
1 1 (1.64%) HTTP
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
1 1 (1.64%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) MySQL
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (4.92%) Redis
2 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) Big Data
3 1 (1.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Subversion
2 8 (13.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.92%) GDB
3 3 (4.92%) JIRA
3 3 (4.92%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (4.92%) Electronics
2 2 (3.28%) Publishing
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.64%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Software Engineer
2 10 (16.39%) Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (13.11%) Administrator
4 6 (9.84%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Systems Support
6 4 (6.56%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (6.56%) Service Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Junior
6 4 (6.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Linux Support
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Junior Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Junior Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.92%) Platform Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Research Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) Dojo
1 7 (11.48%) KnockoutJS
1 7 (11.48%) AngularJS
2 5 (8.20%) .NET
3 4 (6.56%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.92%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (4.92%) WCF
4 3 (4.92%) WPF
4 3 (4.92%) jQuery
4 3 (4.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (4.92%) HTML
4 3 (4.92%) STL
4 3 (4.92%) XML
5 2 (3.28%) XSLT
5 2 (3.28%) XBRL
5 2 (3.28%) LAMP
5 2 (3.28%) CSS
5 2 (3.28%) CSS3
5 2 (3.28%) HTML5
6 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (39.34%) Mathematics
2 13 (21.31%) Physics
3 9 (14.75%) Open Source
4 8 (13.11%) Algorithms
5 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
6 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (4.92%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.64%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.64%) Video on Demand
8 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.64%) PMI
8 1 (1.64%) ASIC
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.95%) Windows
1 14 (22.95%) Linux
2 8 (13.11%) Debian
3 7 (11.48%) Fedora
4 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.92%) Android
5 3 (4.92%) Windows CE
6 1 (1.64%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Software Engineering
2 10 (16.39%) Mentoring
3 7 (11.48%) Signal Processing
4 6 (9.84%) Image Processing
5 5 (8.20%) OpenUP
5 5 (8.20%) DNA
5 5 (8.20%) Speech Recognition
5 5 (8.20%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (6.56%) Software Distribution
6 4 (6.56%) Migration
6 4 (6.56%) OO
6 4 (6.56%) Data Migration
7 3 (4.92%) Test Automation
7 3 (4.92%) Video Processing
7 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.92%) Data Analysis
7 3 (4.92%) Statistical Modelling
7 3 (4.92%) Analytics
8 2 (3.28%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 36 (59.02%) C++
2 29 (47.54%) Python
3 26 (42.62%) Java
4 19 (31.15%) Perl
5 12 (19.67%) C#
5 12 (19.67%) Ruby
6 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
7 7 (11.48%) MATLAB
7 7 (11.48%) Shell Script
8 5 (8.20%) SQL
9 3 (4.92%) Visual J++
9 3 (4.92%) Embedded C
9 3 (4.92%) R
10 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.28%) Embedded C++
10 2 (3.28%) PHP
11 1 (1.64%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 14 (22.95%) PhD
2 10 (16.39%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.64%) PMP
3 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
2 3 (4.92%) JTAG
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) VMware
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
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