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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 53 43 28
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Permanent jobs citing C 24 50 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.21% 5.72% 6.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.77% 8.04% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 50 33
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,633 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £48,200
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
416 622 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 55.61% 71.17% 56.59%
Number of salaries quoted 356 578 502
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 June 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Oxford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 35 (71.43%) C++
2 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (34.69%) Python
4 16 (32.65%) Degree
5 15 (30.61%) PhD
6 14 (28.57%) Linux
6 14 (28.57%) Java
7 12 (24.49%) Perl
7 12 (24.49%) Mathematics
7 12 (24.49%) Algorithms
8 11 (22.45%) Signal Processing
8 11 (22.45%) Software Engineering
8 11 (22.45%) MATLAB
9 10 (20.41%) Visualisation
9 10 (20.41%) Machine Learning
10 9 (18.37%) Statistics
11 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
11 8 (16.33%) OSPF
11 8 (16.33%) BGP
11 8 (16.33%) Kalman Filter
12 7 (14.29%) Biometrics
12 7 (14.29%) QA
12 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
13 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
13 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
13 6 (12.24%) WAN
14 5 (10.20%) Windows
14 5 (10.20%) Firewall
14 5 (10.20%) RHCE
14 5 (10.20%) Red Hat

C
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 4 (8.16%) Node.js
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) Kinematics
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP HR
1 1 (2.04%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.04%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) OSPF
1 8 (16.33%) BGP
2 6 (12.24%) WAN
3 5 (10.20%) Firewall
4 3 (6.12%) VPN
4 3 (6.12%) IPsec
4 3 (6.12%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (6.12%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (6.12%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (4.08%) FCoE
5 2 (4.08%) iSCSI
5 2 (4.08%) LAN
6 1 (2.04%) ADSL
6 1 (2.04%) ISDN
6 1 (2.04%) DNS
6 1 (2.04%) SAN
6 1 (2.04%) MPLS
6 1 (2.04%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Bower
1 4 (8.16%) Grunt
1 4 (8.16%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (2.04%) Subversion
2 1 (2.04%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.04%) Xcode
2 1 (2.04%) JIRA
2 1 (2.04%) GDB
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Games
3 2 (4.08%) Electronics
3 2 (4.08%) Automotive
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Front Office
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) Research Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Software Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 3 (6.12%) Consultant
4 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) Data Scientist
5 2 (4.08%) Research Scientist
5 2 (4.08%) Video Game Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Games Developer
5 2 (4.08%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Programmer
6 1 (2.04%) Security Consultant
6 1 (2.04%) Data Architect
6 1 (2.04%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.08%) Qt
3 1 (2.04%) Flash
3 1 (2.04%) XML
3 1 (2.04%) XSD
3 1 (2.04%) HTML
3 1 (2.04%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.04%) Middleware
3 1 (2.04%) Cocoa
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.04%) WCF
3 1 (2.04%) iOS SDK
3 1 (2.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.04%) HTML5
3 1 (2.04%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Mathematics
1 12 (24.49%) Algorithms
2 10 (20.41%) Visualisation
3 9 (18.37%) Statistics
4 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
5 7 (14.29%) Biometrics
6 5 (10.20%) Physics
6 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
7 4 (8.16%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (4.08%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (2.04%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (2.04%) Mobile Games
9 1 (2.04%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
9 1 (2.04%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Windows
3 2 (4.08%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) Signal Processing
2 11 (22.45%) Software Engineering
3 10 (20.41%) Machine Learning
4 8 (16.33%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.20%) Data Management
8 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.16%) TDD
8 4 (8.16%) Service Management
9 3 (6.12%) ITIL
9 3 (6.12%) Statistical Modelling
9 3 (6.12%) Analytics
10 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (4.08%) Performance Analysis
10 2 (4.08%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (4.08%) OpenUP
10 2 (4.08%) Problem Management
10 2 (4.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 35 (71.43%) C++
2 17 (34.69%) Python
3 14 (28.57%) Java
4 12 (24.49%) Perl
5 11 (22.45%) MATLAB
6 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.16%) Ruby
7 4 (8.16%) C#
8 3 (6.12%) PHP
8 3 (6.12%) R
9 2 (4.08%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.04%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.04%) SQL
10 1 (2.04%) VB
10 1 (2.04%) ActionScript
10 1 (2.04%) Assembly Language
10 1 (2.04%) Tcl
10 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.04%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Degree
2 15 (30.61%) PhD
3 5 (10.20%) RHCE
4 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) JTAG
2 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) KVM
2 4 (8.16%) Firmware
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) SELinux
2 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
2 4 (8.16%) Cisco
3 3 (6.12%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) Dell
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.04%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.04%) Kronos
4 1 (2.04%) Veeam
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago