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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 49 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs citing C 29 35 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.83% 3.62% 5.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.70% 5.73% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 29 31 56
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £52,500
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
433 611 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 57.12% 63.12% 60.36%
Number of salaries quoted 392 534 637
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Oxford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 34 (72.34%) C++
2 29 (61.70%) Python
2 29 (61.70%) PhD
3 27 (57.45%) Perl
4 21 (44.68%) Algorithms
5 15 (31.91%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (31.91%) MATLAB
5 15 (31.91%) Signal Processing
6 13 (27.66%) Data Analysis
6 13 (27.66%) R
6 13 (27.66%) Statistical Modelling
6 13 (27.66%) Analytics
6 13 (27.66%) Mathematics
7 10 (21.28%) C#
8 9 (19.15%) Physics
9 8 (17.02%) Subversion
9 8 (17.02%) Visualisation
9 8 (17.02%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (17.02%) Hidden Markov Model
9 8 (17.02%) Degree
9 8 (17.02%) Data Visualisation
10 7 (14.89%) OpenUP
10 7 (14.89%) Speech Recognition
10 7 (14.89%) DNA
10 7 (14.89%) Technical Analysis
11 6 (12.77%) Linux
12 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
12 5 (10.64%) Windows
12 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
13 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development

C
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (8.51%) Apache
1 4 (8.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Project
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
1 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.13%) Big Data
1 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Subversion
2 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.38%) GDB
3 3 (6.38%) JIRA
3 3 (6.38%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (4.26%) Electronics
1 2 (4.26%) Automotive
1 2 (4.26%) Publishing
2 1 (2.13%) Back Office
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Research Scientist
2 10 (21.28%) Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Research Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.51%) Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.26%) Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Support Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) XML
2 1 (2.13%) XSL
2 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.13%) WCF
2 1 (2.13%) WPF
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (44.68%) Algorithms
2 15 (31.91%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (27.66%) Mathematics
4 9 (19.15%) Physics
5 8 (17.02%) Visualisation
6 4 (8.51%) Open Source
7 3 (6.38%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
9 1 (2.13%) CAN bus
9 1 (2.13%) Internet of Things
9 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
9 1 (2.13%) PMI
9 1 (2.13%) ASIC
9 1 (2.13%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 5 (10.64%) Windows
3 4 (8.51%) Debian
3 4 (8.51%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Signal Processing
2 13 (27.66%) Statistical Modelling
2 13 (27.66%) Analytics
2 13 (27.66%) Data Analysis
3 8 (17.02%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (17.02%) Hidden Markov Model
3 8 (17.02%) Data Visualisation
4 7 (14.89%) Technical Analysis
4 7 (14.89%) Speech Recognition
4 7 (14.89%) OpenUP
4 7 (14.89%) DNA
5 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.38%) Migration
7 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.26%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.26%) Project Management
8 2 (4.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (72.34%) C++
2 29 (61.70%) Python
3 27 (57.45%) Perl
4 15 (31.91%) MATLAB
5 13 (27.66%) R
6 10 (21.28%) C#
7 4 (8.51%) Shell Script
7 4 (8.51%) Ruby
7 4 (8.51%) Java
8 3 (6.38%) Embedded C
9 2 (4.26%) Embedded C++
9 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.26%) SQL
10 1 (2.13%) VB
10 1 (2.13%) Fortran
10 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (61.70%) PhD
2 8 (17.02%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.13%) PMP
3 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Firmware
1 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) VMware
2 1 (2.13%) Cisco
2 1 (2.13%) EMC
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