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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 62 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing C 24 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.18% 2.95% 2.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.62% 5.33% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 18
Average salary £50,000 £46,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +15.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £61,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
519 413 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 68.83% 55.29% 55.58%
Number of salaries quoted 448 365 368
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £62,500 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

C Salary Histogram in Oxford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (63.04%) C++
2 21 (45.65%) Python
3 19 (41.30%) Open Source
4 16 (34.78%) Java
5 13 (28.26%) Linux
5 13 (28.26%) Mathematics
6 12 (26.09%) Degree
6 12 (26.09%) Hedge funds
7 11 (23.91%) Physics
7 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
8 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (21.74%) Finance
9 9 (19.57%) C#
9 9 (19.57%) Maven
9 9 (19.57%) SciPy
9 9 (19.57%) Machine Learning
9 9 (19.57%) AngularJS
9 9 (19.57%) Esper
9 9 (19.57%) Pyramid
9 9 (19.57%) Pandas
10 8 (17.39%) OO
10 8 (17.39%) PhD
11 7 (15.22%) Electronics
11 7 (15.22%) Data Analysis
11 7 (15.22%) Financial Modelling
12 6 (13.04%) OOP
12 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
12 6 (13.04%) .NET
12 6 (13.04%) High-Throughput Computing
13 5 (10.87%) Natural Language Processing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
2 2 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.70%) Network Security
2 4 (8.70%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.17%) BGP
3 1 (2.17%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.17%) LDAP
3 1 (2.17%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) Data Mining
1 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.17%) KDB
4 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Maven
2 3 (6.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (6.52%) Hudson
3 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.17%) CasperJS
4 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.17%) PhantomJS
4 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Electronics
3 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Publishing
5 1 (2.17%) Games
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) Software Engineer
3 7 (15.22%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) C Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Java Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Python Software Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Architect
5 4 (8.70%) C Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Dynamics NAV Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Principal Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Principal Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Principal Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Quantitative Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) AngularJS
1 9 (19.57%) Esper
1 9 (19.57%) Pandas
1 9 (19.57%) Pyramid
1 9 (19.57%) SciPy
2 6 (13.04%) .NET
3 5 (10.87%) Natural Language Processing
3 5 (10.87%) NumPy
3 5 (10.87%) WPF
4 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.52%) LINQ
5 3 (6.52%) WCF
6 2 (4.35%) CSS
6 2 (4.35%) HTML
6 2 (4.35%) OpenCL
7 1 (2.17%) Flash
7 1 (2.17%) SOAP
7 1 (2.17%) STL
7 1 (2.17%) Web Services
7 1 (2.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Mathematics
2 12 (26.09%) Hedge funds
3 11 (23.91%) Physics
4 5 (10.87%) Computer Science
4 5 (10.87%) Statistics
5 2 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (4.35%) PMI
5 2 (4.35%) Verilog
5 2 (4.35%) VHDL
6 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.17%) Animation
6 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.17%) Neural Network
6 1 (2.17%) Robotics
6 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Open Source
2 11 (23.91%) Software Engineering
3 10 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (19.57%) Machine Learning
5 8 (17.39%) OO
6 7 (15.22%) Data Analysis
6 7 (15.22%) Financial Modelling
7 6 (13.04%) High-Throughput Computing
7 6 (13.04%) OOP
8 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (10.87%) Fund Management
9 4 (8.70%) SIEM
10 3 (6.52%) DevOps
10 3 (6.52%) SDLC
10 3 (6.52%) Systematic Trading
10 3 (6.52%) Time Management
11 2 (4.35%) Functional Testing
11 2 (4.35%) Project Planning
11 2 (4.35%) Software Architecture
11 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 29 (63.04%) C++
2 21 (45.65%) Python
3 16 (34.78%) Java
4 9 (19.57%) C#
5 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.70%) Embedded C
7 3 (6.52%) Objective-C
7 3 (6.52%) Ruby
7 3 (6.52%) SQL
7 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.35%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.17%) Scala
9 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 8 (17.39%) PhD
3 4 (8.70%) CEH
3 4 (8.70%) CISA
3 4 (8.70%) CISSP
3 4 (8.70%) GCIA
3 4 (8.70%) GCIH
4 2 (4.35%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.35%) PMP
4 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Firmware
2 1 (2.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) QRadar
2 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) ArcSight
1 4 (8.70%) Intel Security
1 4 (8.70%) LogRhythm
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.70%) SolarWinds
1 4 (8.70%) Splunk
1 4 (8.70%) Trustwave
2 2 (4.35%) Altera
3 1 (2.17%) Apple
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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