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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 58 47 48
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs citing C 18 35 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.53% 3.81% 3.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.65% 7.03% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16 34 35
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,157 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £60,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
387 498 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 54.35% 54.25% 56.14%
Number of salaries quoted 343 470 459
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 £27,150 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,050
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 19 September 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Oxford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (57.75%) C++
2 31 (43.66%) Software Engineering
3 30 (42.25%) Java
4 29 (40.85%) Mathematics
5 27 (38.03%) Python
6 18 (25.35%) Windows
6 18 (25.35%) Linux
7 17 (23.94%) Perl
8 15 (21.13%) C#
8 15 (21.13%) Degree
9 14 (19.72%) Mentoring
10 13 (18.31%) Physics
11 12 (16.90%) Subversion
11 12 (16.90%) Ruby
11 12 (16.90%) Apache
12 11 (15.49%) PhD
12 11 (15.49%) Computer Science
12 11 (15.49%) Open Source
13 9 (12.68%) SQL
13 9 (12.68%) .NET
14 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
14 8 (11.27%) Tomcat
14 8 (11.27%) OO
14 8 (11.27%) .NET Framework
14 8 (11.27%) Debian
14 8 (11.27%) Git (software)
15 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (9.86%) Node.js
15 7 (9.86%) AngularJS
15 7 (9.86%) KnockoutJS

C
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (16.90%) Apache
2 8 (11.27%) Tomcat
3 7 (9.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) MS Project
1 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) RFID
2 1 (1.41%) SMS
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) MySQL
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (4.23%) Redis
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.41%) Big Data
4 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (16.90%) Subversion
2 8 (11.27%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.23%) GDB
3 3 (4.23%) JIRA
3 3 (4.23%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (4.23%) Electronics
2 2 (2.82%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Publishing
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (36.62%) Software Engineer
2 12 (16.90%) Analyst
3 9 (12.68%) Developer
4 8 (11.27%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (11.27%) Administrator
4 8 (11.27%) C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (9.86%) Consultant
5 7 (9.86%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Sales Consultant
6 6 (8.45%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 5 (7.04%) C# Software Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (7.04%) Systems Support
8 4 (5.63%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (5.63%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Lead Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Junior
8 4 (5.63%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.68%) .NET
2 8 (11.27%) .NET Framework
3 7 (9.86%) Dojo
3 7 (9.86%) WCF
3 7 (9.86%) WPF
3 7 (9.86%) XML
3 7 (9.86%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (9.86%) AngularJS
4 6 (8.45%) XSLT
4 6 (8.45%) XBRL
5 4 (5.63%) LAMP
6 3 (4.23%) HTML
6 3 (4.23%) jQuery
6 3 (4.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (4.23%) STL
6 3 (4.23%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.82%) CSS3
7 2 (2.82%) HTML5
7 2 (2.82%) CSS
8 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (40.85%) Mathematics
2 13 (18.31%) Physics
3 11 (15.49%) Computer Science
3 11 (15.49%) Open Source
4 4 (5.63%) Firmware
5 3 (4.23%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.41%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.41%) ASIC
7 1 (1.41%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.41%) PMI
7 1 (1.41%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Windows
1 18 (25.35%) Linux
2 8 (11.27%) Debian
3 7 (9.86%) Fedora
4 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.23%) Android
5 3 (4.23%) Windows CE
6 2 (2.82%) UNIX
6 2 (2.82%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (43.66%) Software Engineering
2 14 (19.72%) Mentoring
3 8 (11.27%) OO
4 6 (8.45%) Image Processing
4 6 (8.45%) Signal Processing
5 5 (7.04%) OpenUP
5 5 (7.04%) DNA
5 5 (7.04%) Speech Recognition
5 5 (7.04%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (5.63%) Software Distribution
6 4 (5.63%) Migration
6 4 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.63%) Business Analysis
6 4 (5.63%) Data Migration
7 3 (4.23%) Test Automation
7 3 (4.23%) Video Processing
7 3 (4.23%) Project Management
8 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.82%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (2.82%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 41 (57.75%) C++
2 30 (42.25%) Java
3 27 (38.03%) Python
4 17 (23.94%) Perl
5 15 (21.13%) C#
6 12 (16.90%) Ruby
7 9 (12.68%) SQL
8 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
9 7 (9.86%) Shell Script
10 6 (8.45%) MATLAB
11 4 (5.63%) Embedded C
11 4 (5.63%) PHP
12 3 (4.23%) Embedded C++
12 3 (4.23%) Visual J++
13 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
14 1 (1.41%) R
14 1 (1.41%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) Degree
2 11 (15.49%) PhD
3 1 (1.41%) RHCE
3 1 (1.41%) PMP
3 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
2 3 (4.23%) JTAG
3 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (9.86%) VMware
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £36000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago