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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 58 57 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing C 19 30 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.61% 3.11% 4.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.43% 5.66% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 31
Average salary £36,750 £48,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.22% +38.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,157 £27,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
429 530 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 58.85% 54.98% 55.93%
Number of salaries quoted 386 489 411
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Oxford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 41 (58.57%) C++
2 36 (51.43%) Software Engineering
3 31 (44.29%) Mathematics
4 28 (40.00%) Java
5 22 (31.43%) Windows
6 21 (30.00%) Python
7 20 (28.57%) C#
7 20 (28.57%) Degree
8 17 (24.29%) Linux
9 16 (22.86%) Computer Science
10 14 (20.00%) .NET
11 13 (18.57%) OO
11 13 (18.57%) .NET Framework
12 12 (17.14%) WCF
12 12 (17.14%) WPF
13 11 (15.71%) Perl
14 10 (14.29%) Apache
14 10 (14.29%) Physics
14 10 (14.29%) Ruby
15 9 (12.86%) Subversion
15 9 (12.86%) SQL
15 9 (12.86%) Open Source
16 8 (11.43%) JavaScript
17 7 (10.00%) PhD
17 7 (10.00%) Dojo
17 7 (10.00%) Node.js
17 7 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
17 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
18 6 (8.57%) Git (software)
18 6 (8.57%) Image Processing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (14.29%) Apache
2 7 (10.00%) Node.js
3 6 (8.57%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) SMS
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) RIP
2 1 (1.43%) RFID
2 1 (1.43%) OSPF
2 1 (1.43%) BGP
2 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) MySQL
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) Redis
2 3 (4.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.43%) Big Data
4 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Subversion
2 6 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.29%) JIRA
3 3 (4.29%) Bugzilla
3 3 (4.29%) GDB
General
1 3 (4.29%) Electronics
2 1 (1.43%) Retail
2 1 (1.43%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.43%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Automotive
2 1 (1.43%) Publishing
2 1 (1.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (44.29%) Software Engineer
2 13 (18.57%) C++ Software Engineer
3 12 (17.14%) Analyst
4 10 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) Developer
6 7 (10.00%) Consultant
6 7 (10.00%) Administrator
7 6 (8.57%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 6 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.57%) Sales Consultant
8 5 (7.14%) Systems Support
8 5 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Lead PHP Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Technical Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Junior Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (5.71%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.00%) .NET
2 13 (18.57%) .NET Framework
3 12 (17.14%) WCF
3 12 (17.14%) WPF
4 7 (10.00%) Dojo
4 7 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (8.57%) XBRL
5 6 (8.57%) XML
5 6 (8.57%) XSLT
6 4 (5.71%) LAMP
7 3 (4.29%) HTML
7 3 (4.29%) STL
7 3 (4.29%) jQuery
7 3 (4.29%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (4.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (2.86%) CSS3
8 2 (2.86%) HTML5
8 2 (2.86%) CSS
9 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 31 (44.29%) Mathematics
2 16 (22.86%) Computer Science
3 10 (14.29%) Physics
4 9 (12.86%) Open Source
5 3 (4.29%) Firmware
5 3 (4.29%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.43%) MPEG
6 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.43%) ASIC
6 1 (1.43%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.43%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 22 (31.43%) Windows
2 17 (24.29%) Linux
3 6 (8.57%) Debian
4 5 (7.14%) Fedora
5 4 (5.71%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.29%) Windows CE
6 3 (4.29%) Android
7 2 (2.86%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (2.86%) UNIX
8 1 (1.43%) Solaris
8 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (51.43%) Software Engineering
2 13 (18.57%) OO
3 6 (8.57%) Image Processing
4 4 (5.71%) Data Migration
4 4 (5.71%) Software Distribution
4 4 (5.71%) Migration
4 4 (5.71%) Business Analysis
5 3 (4.29%) Signal Processing
5 3 (4.29%) Video Processing
5 3 (4.29%) Test Automation
6 2 (2.86%) Multithreading
6 2 (2.86%) OpenUP
6 2 (2.86%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.86%) Speech Recognition
6 2 (2.86%) Project Management
6 2 (2.86%) DNA
7 1 (1.43%) OOD
7 1 (1.43%) UML
7 1 (1.43%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 41 (58.57%) C++
2 28 (40.00%) Java
3 21 (30.00%) Python
4 20 (28.57%) C#
5 11 (15.71%) Perl
6 10 (14.29%) Ruby
7 9 (12.86%) SQL
8 8 (11.43%) JavaScript
9 5 (7.14%) Shell Script
9 5 (7.14%) Embedded C
10 4 (5.71%) PHP
11 3 (4.29%) Visual J++
11 3 (4.29%) MATLAB
11 3 (4.29%) Embedded C++
12 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.43%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 20 (28.57%) Degree
2 7 (10.00%) PhD
3 1 (1.43%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) SLA
2 3 (4.29%) JTAG
3 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
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Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum plus 10% bonus and company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
OHO Group
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago