The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 42 62 71
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +9
Permanent jobs citing C 77 63 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.23% 3.92% 2.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.70% 6.64% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 55 57 39
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -17.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
794 949 979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 53.98% 58.98% 55.28%
Number of salaries quoted 669 858 859
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

C
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the Oxfordshire region.

C Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

C
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

C
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -1 32 £45,000 +21.62% 2
Abingdon +11 8 £33,000 +20.00%
Banbury 0 7 £37,500 -6.25%
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 84 (65.63%) C++
2 50 (39.06%) Degree
3 48 (37.50%) Linux
4 45 (35.16%) Java
5 41 (32.03%) Python
6 37 (28.91%) Software Engineering
7 34 (26.56%) Windows
8 28 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (19.53%) Electronics
10 23 (17.97%) Security Cleared
10 23 (17.97%) Cyber Security
11 22 (17.19%) DV Cleared
12 20 (15.63%) C#
12 20 (15.63%) Nessus
13 19 (14.84%) Mathematics
13 19 (14.84%) Computer Science
14 18 (14.06%) Nmap
15 17 (13.28%) Telecoms
15 17 (13.28%) Finance
16 16 (12.50%) Manufacturing
16 16 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
16 16 (12.50%) Metasploit
17 15 (11.72%) Ethical Hacking
17 15 (11.72%) Perl
18 14 (10.94%) BGP
18 14 (10.94%) VxWorks
18 14 (10.94%) OSPF
19 13 (10.16%) Subversion
19 13 (10.16%) Ruby
20 12 (9.38%) Git (software)

C
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (3.13%) Node.js
1 4 (3.13%) Kinematics
2 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.13%) MS Office
1 4 (3.13%) Doxygen
2 3 (2.34%) MS Project
3 1 (0.78%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.78%) Maximo
1 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.94%) OSPF
1 14 (10.94%) BGP
2 12 (9.38%) WAN
3 11 (8.59%) Firewall
4 9 (7.03%) VPN
4 9 (7.03%) IPsec
4 9 (7.03%) Cisco IOS
4 9 (7.03%) Cisco PIX
4 9 (7.03%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (7.03%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (6.25%) FCoE
5 8 (6.25%) iSCSI
5 8 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 8 (6.25%) Broadband
6 6 (4.69%) HTTP
6 6 (4.69%) DNS
6 6 (4.69%) SAN
7 5 (3.91%) Modbus
8 3 (2.34%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.34%) MySQL
2 2 (1.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (12.50%) Metasploit
2 13 (10.16%) Subversion
3 12 (9.38%) Git (software)
4 6 (4.69%) Eclipse
5 5 (3.91%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.13%) JUnit
6 4 (3.13%) JIRA
6 4 (3.13%) Grunt
6 4 (3.13%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (3.13%) Bower
7 3 (2.34%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.34%) Xcode
8 2 (1.56%) NetBeans
8 2 (1.56%) Bugzilla
8 2 (1.56%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (1.56%) GDB
General
1 25 (19.53%) Electronics
2 17 (13.28%) Telecoms
2 17 (13.28%) Finance
3 16 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 10 (7.81%) Games
5 3 (2.34%) Publishing
5 3 (2.34%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.34%) Automotive
6 2 (1.56%) Retail
7 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (24.22%) Software Engineer
2 21 (16.41%) Developer
3 16 (12.50%) Analyst
4 15 (11.72%) Security Analyst
5 14 (10.94%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 11 (8.59%) Electronics Engineer
7 8 (6.25%) C++ Developer
7 8 (6.25%) Consultant
7 8 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 7 (5.47%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.47%) Programmer
8 7 (5.47%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 6 (4.69%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (4.69%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (4.69%) Research Engineer
10 5 (3.91%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
10 5 (3.91%) Linux Engineer
10 5 (3.91%) Senior Linux Engineer
10 5 (3.91%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.25%) HTML
1 8 (6.25%) .NET
2 7 (5.47%) XML
3 6 (4.69%) J2SE
3 6 (4.69%) Qt
4 4 (3.13%) XML Schema
4 4 (3.13%) Middleware
4 4 (3.13%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.34%) iOS SDK
5 3 (2.34%) Cocoa
5 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.56%) XSLT
6 2 (1.56%) REST
6 2 (1.56%) Android SDK
7 1 (0.78%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (0.78%) OpenCV
7 1 (0.78%) Flash
7 1 (0.78%) XSD
7 1 (0.78%) STL
7 1 (0.78%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.84%) Mathematics
1 19 (14.84%) Computer Science
2 11 (8.59%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (8.59%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.81%) Visualisation
3 10 (7.81%) Physics
4 9 (7.03%) Algorithms
5 6 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.69%) Statistics
5 6 (4.69%) Biometrics
6 5 (3.91%) Device Driver
6 5 (3.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (3.13%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (2.34%) Life Science
8 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.34%) 3D Printing
8 3 (2.34%) Xbox
8 3 (2.34%) Mechatronics
8 3 (2.34%) PlayStation
8 3 (2.34%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 48 (37.50%) Linux
2 34 (26.56%) Windows
3 14 (10.94%) VxWorks
4 9 (7.03%) Android
5 7 (5.47%) Apple iOS
6 6 (4.69%) UNIX
7 5 (3.91%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (2.34%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.34%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.56%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.91%) Software Engineering
2 28 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (17.97%) Cyber Security
4 16 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 15 (11.72%) Ethical Hacking
6 11 (8.59%) OOD
7 8 (6.25%) OO
7 8 (6.25%) UML
7 8 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (6.25%) Signal Processing
8 7 (5.47%) Android Development
8 7 (5.47%) Project Management
8 7 (5.47%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.69%) SDLC
9 6 (4.69%) Service Delivery
9 6 (4.69%) OOA/OOD
9 6 (4.69%) iOS Development
9 6 (4.69%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 84 (65.63%) C++
2 45 (35.16%) Java
3 41 (32.03%) Python
4 20 (15.63%) C#
5 15 (11.72%) Perl
6 13 (10.16%) Ruby
7 11 (8.59%) Embedded C
8 10 (7.81%) JavaScript
9 8 (6.25%) MATLAB
10 6 (4.69%) Bash Shell
10 6 (4.69%) Tcl
11 4 (3.13%) Embedded C++
11 4 (3.13%) PHP
12 3 (2.34%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.56%) VB
13 2 (1.56%) Fortran
14 1 (0.78%) Ada
14 1 (0.78%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.78%) Pascal
14 1 (0.78%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 50 (39.06%) Degree
2 23 (17.97%) Security Cleared
3 22 (17.19%) DV Cleared
4 9 (7.03%) PhD
5 5 (3.91%) RHCE
6 4 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (2.34%) PMP
7 3 (2.34%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.56%) HNC
9 1 (0.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.59%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) JTAG
3 1 (0.78%) DO-178B
System Software
1 11 (8.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.03%) Firmware
3 5 (3.91%) KVM
4 2 (1.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (15.63%) Nessus
2 18 (14.06%) Nmap
3 8 (6.25%) SELinux
4 1 (0.78%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (9.38%) VMware
2 10 (7.81%) Cisco
3 7 (5.47%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.69%) Red Hat
4 6 (4.69%) Coverity
5 4 (3.13%) EMC
6 2 (1.56%) SAP
7 1 (0.78%) HP
7 1 (0.78%) Kronos
7 1 (0.78%) Google
7 1 (0.78%) Veeam
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