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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 48 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing C 29 41 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.97% 4.16% 4.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.47% 6.49% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 49
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
388 632 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 53.15% 64.16% 60.80%
Number of salaries quoted 356 565 653
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 26 November 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Oxford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 34 (70.83%) C++
2 28 (58.33%) Python
3 24 (50.00%) Perl
4 23 (47.92%) PhD
5 18 (37.50%) Algorithms
6 15 (31.25%) Mathematics
7 14 (29.17%) Signal Processing
7 14 (29.17%) MATLAB
8 12 (25.00%) C#
8 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (20.83%) R
9 10 (20.83%) Statistical Modelling
9 10 (20.83%) Analytics
9 10 (20.83%) Data Analysis
10 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
10 9 (18.75%) Physics
11 8 (16.67%) Degree
11 8 (16.67%) Subversion
12 7 (14.58%) Speech Recognition
12 7 (14.58%) Ruby
12 7 (14.58%) OpenUP
12 7 (14.58%) Technical Analysis
12 7 (14.58%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (14.58%) Hidden Markov Model
12 7 (14.58%) Data Visualisation
12 7 (14.58%) Visualisation
12 7 (14.58%) Java
12 7 (14.58%) DNA
13 6 (12.50%) Windows
13 6 (12.50%) Linux

C
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 4 (8.33%) Apache
1 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Project
1 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
1 1 (2.08%) Internet
1 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Big Data
1 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Subversion
2 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.25%) GDB
3 3 (6.25%) JIRA
3 3 (6.25%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (4.17%) Electronics
1 2 (4.17%) Automotive
1 2 (4.17%) Publishing
2 1 (2.08%) Back Office
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Developer
2 10 (20.83%) Research Scientist
3 7 (14.58%) Research Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.33%) Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) HTML
1 3 (6.25%) Dojo
1 3 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.17%) HTML5
2 2 (4.17%) CSS3
2 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.17%) WCF
2 2 (4.17%) WPF
2 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (2.08%) STL
3 1 (2.08%) XML
3 1 (2.08%) XSL
3 1 (2.08%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 18 (37.50%) Algorithms
2 15 (31.25%) Mathematics
3 12 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (18.75%) Physics
5 7 (14.58%) Visualisation
6 4 (8.33%) Open Source
7 3 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
9 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
9 1 (2.08%) PMI
9 1 (2.08%) ASIC
9 1 (2.08%) CAN bus
9 1 (2.08%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
1 6 (12.50%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Debian
2 4 (8.33%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Signal Processing
2 10 (20.83%) Statistical Modelling
2 10 (20.83%) Analytics
2 10 (20.83%) Data Analysis
3 9 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 7 (14.58%) Speech Recognition
4 7 (14.58%) DNA
4 7 (14.58%) Technical Analysis
4 7 (14.58%) Kalman Filter
4 7 (14.58%) Hidden Markov Model
4 7 (14.58%) Data Visualisation
4 7 (14.58%) OpenUP
5 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.42%) Migration
7 4 (8.33%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.17%) OO
9 2 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (70.83%) C++
2 28 (58.33%) Python
3 24 (50.00%) Perl
4 14 (29.17%) MATLAB
5 12 (25.00%) C#
6 10 (20.83%) R
7 7 (14.58%) Ruby
7 7 (14.58%) Java
8 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 4 (8.33%) Shell Script
9 3 (6.25%) Embedded C
10 2 (4.17%) Embedded C++
11 1 (2.08%) Fortran
11 1 (2.08%) SQL
11 1 (2.08%) VB
11 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) PhD
2 8 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.08%) PMP
3 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Firmware
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco
2 1 (2.08%) EMC
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