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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 56 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing C 27 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.58% 2.59% 3.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.08% 4.65% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 30
Average salary £50,000 £36,750 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.05% -11.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £31,157 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
444 409 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 58.89% 55.80% 54.93%
Number of salaries quoted 354 367 482
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Oxford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 29 (54.72%) C++
2 27 (50.94%) Linux
3 20 (37.74%) Python
4 19 (35.85%) Degree
5 16 (30.19%) Mathematics
6 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
7 13 (24.53%) Java
7 13 (24.53%) Perl
7 13 (24.53%) OSPF
7 13 (24.53%) BGP
8 12 (22.64%) Computer Science
9 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (18.87%) Ruby
11 9 (16.98%) Physics
11 9 (16.98%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (16.98%) Cisco PIX
11 9 (16.98%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (16.98%) Firewall
11 9 (16.98%) IPsec
11 9 (16.98%) Embedded C
11 9 (16.98%) WAN
11 9 (16.98%) VPN
11 9 (16.98%) Cisco
11 9 (16.98%) Fibre Channel
11 9 (16.98%) Data Centre
12 8 (15.09%) FCoE
12 8 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (15.09%) Performance Analysis
12 8 (15.09%) SELinux
12 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure

C
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (5.66%) Node.js
2 1 (1.89%) Kinematics
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS Project
3 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.89%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.89%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.89%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.53%) OSPF
1 13 (24.53%) BGP
2 9 (16.98%) Firewall
2 9 (16.98%) VPN
2 9 (16.98%) WAN
2 9 (16.98%) IPsec
2 9 (16.98%) Cisco IOS
2 9 (16.98%) Cisco PIX
2 9 (16.98%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (16.98%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (15.09%) FCoE
3 8 (15.09%) iSCSI
4 6 (11.32%) DNS
4 6 (11.32%) SAN
5 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
5 4 (7.55%) Modbus
6 2 (3.77%) Network Security
6 2 (3.77%) Wireshark
6 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) Grunt
2 3 (5.66%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (5.66%) Bower
3 2 (3.77%) GDB
3 2 (3.77%) Maven
3 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.89%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.89%) Xcode
4 1 (1.89%) Subversion
4 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Electronics
3 3 (5.66%) Publishing
3 3 (5.66%) Games
4 2 (3.77%) Marketing
4 2 (3.77%) Automotive
4 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Software Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) Consultant
3 8 (15.09%) Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (9.43%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Programmer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.77%) C++ Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Games Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Principal Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) AngularJS
2 3 (5.66%) .NET
3 2 (3.77%) Esper
3 2 (3.77%) SciPy
3 2 (3.77%) Pyramid
3 2 (3.77%) Pandas
4 1 (1.89%) HTML
4 1 (1.89%) iOS SDK
4 1 (1.89%) OpenCV
4 1 (1.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (1.89%) STL
4 1 (1.89%) Flash
4 1 (1.89%) OpenGL
4 1 (1.89%) Middleware
4 1 (1.89%) Cocoa
4 1 (1.89%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.89%) Qt
4 1 (1.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) Mathematics
2 12 (22.64%) Computer Science
3 9 (16.98%) Physics
3 9 (16.98%) Data Centre
4 6 (11.32%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (5.66%) Robotics
5 3 (5.66%) PMI
5 3 (5.66%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.77%) Hedge funds
6 2 (3.77%) Semantic Web
6 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.89%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.89%) Biometrics
7 1 (1.89%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.89%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.89%) Statistics
7 1 (1.89%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.89%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.94%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) Windows
3 5 (9.43%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.77%) Android
4 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
2 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (15.09%) Performance Analysis
4 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
5 5 (9.43%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.55%) Data Management
6 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.55%) Service Management
6 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.66%) Change Management
7 3 (5.66%) OO
7 3 (5.66%) TDD
7 3 (5.66%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.66%) Project Management
7 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.66%) Financial Modelling
7 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.66%) Machine Learning
7 3 (5.66%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 29 (54.72%) C++
2 20 (37.74%) Python
3 13 (24.53%) Java
3 13 (24.53%) Perl
4 10 (18.87%) Ruby
5 9 (16.98%) Embedded C
6 6 (11.32%) Tcl
6 6 (11.32%) Bash Shell
7 5 (9.43%) C#
7 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.66%) PHP
9 2 (3.77%) VB
9 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.77%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.77%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.89%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.89%) Fortran
10 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.89%) Pascal
10 1 (1.89%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 19 (35.85%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (7.55%) PhD
2 4 (7.55%) RHCE
3 3 (5.66%) PMP
3 3 (5.66%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.77%) CISA
4 2 (3.77%) GCIA
4 2 (3.77%) GCIH
4 2 (3.77%) CEH
4 2 (3.77%) CISSP
5 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) JTAG
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.55%) Firmware
2 4 (7.55%) KVM
3 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (15.09%) SELinux
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Cisco
2 8 (15.09%) VMware
3 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.77%) McAfee
5 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
5 2 (3.77%) Splunk
5 2 (3.77%) ArcSight
5 2 (3.77%) Trustwave
5 2 (3.77%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.89%) Kronos
6 1 (1.89%) SAP
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