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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 49 39 45
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing C 28 43 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.48% 5.32% 4.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.41% 8.17% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 20 43 25
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £29,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £67,000 £57,500
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
437 526 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 54.29% 65.10% 56.60%
Number of salaries quoted 375 490 498
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 3 July 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Oxford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 37 (64.91%) C++
2 24 (42.11%) Linux
3 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (35.09%) Degree
5 19 (33.33%) Python
6 16 (28.07%) Mathematics
7 15 (26.32%) Java
8 14 (24.56%) Software Engineering
9 13 (22.81%) Perl
10 12 (21.05%) PhD
10 12 (21.05%) OSPF
10 12 (21.05%) BGP
11 11 (19.30%) Algorithms
12 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
12 10 (17.54%) MATLAB
12 10 (17.54%) WAN
13 9 (15.79%) Firewall
13 9 (15.79%) Statistics
13 9 (15.79%) Physics
13 9 (15.79%) Visualisation
13 9 (15.79%) Signal Processing
13 9 (15.79%) Machine Learning
13 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
14 8 (14.04%) Ruby
14 8 (14.04%) Cisco
15 7 (12.28%) Embedded C
15 7 (12.28%) VPN
15 7 (12.28%) Biometrics
15 7 (12.28%) IPsec
15 7 (12.28%) Finance

C
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (7.02%) Node.js
2 1 (1.75%) Kinematics
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Project
1 2 (3.51%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.75%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.75%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.05%) OSPF
1 12 (21.05%) BGP
2 10 (17.54%) WAN
3 9 (15.79%) Firewall
4 7 (12.28%) IPsec
4 7 (12.28%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (12.28%) Cisco PIX
4 7 (12.28%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (12.28%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (12.28%) VPN
5 6 (10.53%) FCoE
5 6 (10.53%) iSCSI
6 4 (7.02%) DNS
6 4 (7.02%) SAN
7 3 (5.26%) Modbus
8 2 (3.51%) LAN
8 2 (3.51%) Ethernet
8 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.75%) ADSL
9 1 (1.75%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Grunt
1 4 (7.02%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (7.02%) Bower
2 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) GDB
3 1 (1.75%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.75%) Xcode
3 1 (1.75%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Electronics
2 3 (5.26%) Games
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
3 2 (3.51%) Automotive
3 2 (3.51%) Publishing
4 1 (1.75%) Front Office
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Software Engineer
2 8 (14.04%) Research Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 7 (12.28%) Consultant
4 6 (10.53%) Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Programmer
8 2 (3.51%) Games Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.51%) IT Services Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Video Game Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) AngularJS
2 2 (3.51%) Qt
3 1 (1.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.75%) HTML5
3 1 (1.75%) iOS SDK
3 1 (1.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (1.75%) HTML
3 1 (1.75%) .NET
3 1 (1.75%) STL
3 1 (1.75%) XML
3 1 (1.75%) XSD
3 1 (1.75%) Flash
3 1 (1.75%) OpenGL
3 1 (1.75%) Middleware
3 1 (1.75%) Cocoa
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Mathematics
2 11 (19.30%) Algorithms
3 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
4 9 (15.79%) Physics
4 9 (15.79%) Visualisation
4 9 (15.79%) Statistics
4 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
5 7 (12.28%) Biometrics
5 7 (12.28%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.51%) PMI
6 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.75%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.75%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.75%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.75%) Biology
7 1 (1.75%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.75%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.75%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.75%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.11%) Linux
2 6 (10.53%) Windows
3 3 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.51%) Android
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.56%) Software Engineering
3 9 (15.79%) Machine Learning
3 9 (15.79%) Signal Processing
4 7 (12.28%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (10.53%) Data Analysis
5 6 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.77%) Data Management
7 4 (7.02%) TDD
7 4 (7.02%) Change Management
7 4 (7.02%) Service Management
7 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.26%) OO
8 3 (5.26%) ITIL
8 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.26%) Project Management
9 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (64.91%) C++
2 19 (33.33%) Python
3 15 (26.32%) Java
4 13 (22.81%) Perl
5 10 (17.54%) MATLAB
6 8 (14.04%) Ruby
7 7 (12.28%) Embedded C
8 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
9 4 (7.02%) PHP
9 4 (7.02%) Tcl
9 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
9 4 (7.02%) C#
10 2 (3.51%) Embedded C++
10 2 (3.51%) VB
11 1 (1.75%) ActionScript
11 1 (1.75%) SQL
11 1 (1.75%) Delphi
11 1 (1.75%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.75%) Fortran
11 1 (1.75%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 20 (35.09%) Degree
2 12 (21.05%) PhD
3 5 (8.77%) RHCE
4 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.51%) PMP
5 2 (3.51%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) JTAG
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.77%) Firmware
2 5 (8.77%) KVM
3 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) SELinux
2 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Cisco
2 7 (12.28%) VMware
3 6 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.75%) Kronos
4 1 (1.75%) Veeam
4 1 (1.75%) HP
4 1 (1.75%) Dell
4 1 (1.75%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.75%) SAP
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