The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 49 45 40
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing C 26 36 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.45% 3.76% 4.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.52% 6.91% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 25 27 28
Average salary £36,500 £47,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.15% +39.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
471 521 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 62.55% 54.38% 52.36%
Number of salaries quoted 438 463 340
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C
Oxfordshire

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 30 July 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Oxford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 41 (57.75%) C++
2 36 (50.70%) Software Engineering
3 29 (40.85%) Java
3 29 (40.85%) Mathematics
4 22 (30.99%) Windows
5 20 (28.17%) C#
6 19 (26.76%) Python
7 18 (25.35%) Degree
8 17 (23.94%) Linux
9 16 (22.54%) .NET
9 16 (22.54%) Computer Science
10 13 (18.31%) .NET Framework
10 13 (18.31%) OO
11 12 (16.90%) WCF
11 12 (16.90%) WPF
12 10 (14.08%) Apache
12 10 (14.08%) SQL
12 10 (14.08%) Ruby
13 9 (12.68%) Perl
13 9 (12.68%) Open Source
14 8 (11.27%) Physics
14 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
15 7 (9.86%) Subversion
15 7 (9.86%) XML
15 7 (9.86%) XSLT
15 7 (9.86%) PhD
15 7 (9.86%) Dojo
15 7 (9.86%) Node.js
15 7 (9.86%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (9.86%) AngularJS

C
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 10 (14.08%) Apache
2 7 (9.86%) Node.js
3 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) Wireless
2 1 (1.41%) RFID
2 1 (1.41%) OSPF
2 1 (1.41%) BGP
2 1 (1.41%) SMS
2 1 (1.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) MySQL
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (4.23%) Redis
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.41%) Big Data
4 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Subversion
2 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.41%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.41%) JIRA
3 1 (1.41%) GDB
General
1 3 (4.23%) Electronics
2 2 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.82%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.41%) Publishing
3 1 (1.41%) Automotive
3 1 (1.41%) Back Office
3 1 (1.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 32 (45.07%) Software Engineer
2 13 (18.31%) C++ Software Engineer
3 12 (16.90%) Analyst
4 10 (14.08%) Developer
4 10 (14.08%) C# Software Engineer
5 8 (11.27%) Consultant
6 7 (9.86%) Administrator
7 6 (8.45%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 6 (8.45%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (8.45%) Sales Consultant
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Systems Support
8 5 (7.04%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Software Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Lead PHP Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Junior Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.63%) Technical Developer
9 4 (5.63%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 4 (5.63%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.54%) .NET
2 13 (18.31%) .NET Framework
3 12 (16.90%) WCF
3 12 (16.90%) WPF
4 7 (9.86%) XML
4 7 (9.86%) XSLT
4 7 (9.86%) Dojo
4 7 (9.86%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (9.86%) AngularJS
5 6 (8.45%) XBRL
6 4 (5.63%) LAMP
7 3 (4.23%) HTML
7 3 (4.23%) STL
7 3 (4.23%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (4.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (4.23%) jQuery
8 2 (2.82%) HTML5
8 2 (2.82%) CSS3
8 2 (2.82%) CSS
9 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (40.85%) Mathematics
2 16 (22.54%) Computer Science
3 9 (12.68%) Open Source
4 8 (11.27%) Physics
5 2 (2.82%) Speech Recognition
6 1 (1.41%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.41%) Firmware
6 1 (1.41%) ASIC
6 1 (1.41%) MPEG
6 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.41%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.99%) Windows
2 17 (23.94%) Linux
3 6 (8.45%) Debian
4 5 (7.04%) Fedora
5 4 (5.63%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.23%) Windows CE
6 3 (4.23%) Android
7 2 (2.82%) UNIX
7 2 (2.82%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.70%) Software Engineering
2 13 (18.31%) OO
3 6 (8.45%) Image Processing
4 4 (5.63%) Data Migration
4 4 (5.63%) Software Distribution
4 4 (5.63%) Business Analysis
4 4 (5.63%) Migration
5 3 (4.23%) OOD
5 3 (4.23%) Signal Processing
5 3 (4.23%) Video Processing
6 2 (2.82%) Multithreading
6 2 (2.82%) OpenUP
6 2 (2.82%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (2.82%) DNA
6 2 (2.82%) Project Management
6 2 (2.82%) CAD
6 2 (2.82%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.41%) Workflow
7 1 (1.41%) Quality Management
7 1 (1.41%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 41 (57.75%) C++
2 29 (40.85%) Java
3 20 (28.17%) C#
4 19 (26.76%) Python
5 10 (14.08%) SQL
5 10 (14.08%) Ruby
6 9 (12.68%) Perl
7 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.04%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.63%) PHP
10 3 (4.23%) Visual J++
10 3 (4.23%) MATLAB
10 3 (4.23%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.41%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.41%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 18 (25.35%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) PhD
3 1 (1.41%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.41%) JTAG
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (7.04%) VMware
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
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