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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 67 57 36
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -21
Permanent jobs citing C 49 86 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.22% 4.71% 5.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.73% 6.79% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 35 76 68
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
855 1266 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 56.14% 69.41% 56.11%
Number of salaries quoted 722 1137 955
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -7 26 £46,250 +13.49% 3
Abingdon +10 10 £32,750 -31.05% 1
Chinnor - 3 - -
Banbury -10 2 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Faringdon - 1 £36,500 -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 65 (64.36%) C++
2 31 (30.69%) Degree
3 28 (27.72%) Python
4 27 (26.73%) Linux
5 24 (23.76%) Java
5 24 (23.76%) PhD
5 24 (23.76%) Software Engineering
6 21 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (20.79%) Perl
6 21 (20.79%) Algorithms
7 19 (18.81%) C#
8 18 (17.82%) Electronics
9 16 (15.84%) MATLAB
9 16 (15.84%) Firmware
9 16 (15.84%) Signal Processing
10 15 (14.85%) Mathematics
10 15 (14.85%) Computer Science
11 14 (13.86%) Windows
12 13 (12.87%) Visualisation
13 12 (11.88%) XML
14 11 (10.89%) Manufacturing
14 11 (10.89%) Kalman Filter
14 11 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (9.90%) Machine Learning
15 10 (9.90%) Change Management
15 10 (9.90%) PHP
15 10 (9.90%) Embedded C
15 10 (9.90%) Subversion
16 9 (8.91%) Statistics
17 8 (7.92%) OSPF

C
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (1.98%) Node.js
2 1 (0.99%) Kinematics
2 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.99%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.92%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.99%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.92%) OSPF
1 8 (7.92%) BGP
2 7 (6.93%) WAN
3 6 (5.94%) GPRS
3 6 (5.94%) GSM
3 6 (5.94%) Firewall
4 4 (3.96%) HTTP
4 4 (3.96%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.96%) VPN
4 4 (3.96%) Bluetooth
4 4 (3.96%) IPsec
4 4 (3.96%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (3.96%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (3.96%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (3.96%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (2.97%) FCoE
5 3 (2.97%) iSCSI
6 2 (1.98%) NFC
6 2 (1.98%) ZigBee
6 2 (1.98%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.94%) MySQL
2 2 (1.98%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (9.90%) Subversion
2 7 (6.93%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.94%) JIRA
3 6 (5.94%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.96%) NetBeans
4 4 (3.96%) Eclipse
4 4 (3.96%) Bugzilla
5 3 (2.97%) Xcode
5 3 (2.97%) GDB
6 2 (1.98%) Grunt
6 2 (1.98%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (1.98%) Bower
6 2 (1.98%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.99%) JUnit
7 1 (0.99%) Metasploit
General
1 18 (17.82%) Electronics
2 11 (10.89%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.92%) Legal
3 8 (7.92%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.92%) Banking
4 5 (4.95%) Finance
5 4 (3.96%) Games
6 2 (1.98%) Retail
6 2 (1.98%) Marketing
6 2 (1.98%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.98%) Automotive
7 1 (0.99%) Front Office
7 1 (0.99%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (20.79%) Software Engineer
2 17 (16.83%) Developer
3 12 (11.88%) Research Engineer
4 9 (8.91%) Architect
5 8 (7.92%) Business Architect
6 7 (6.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (6.93%) Research Scientist
7 5 (4.95%) Electronics Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Software Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Consultant
8 4 (3.96%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (3.96%) Embedded Software Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Senior Linux Engineer
9 3 (2.97%) Firmware Engineer
9 3 (2.97%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 3 (2.97%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (2.97%) Graduate
9 3 (2.97%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.88%) XML
2 8 (7.92%) REST
3 7 (6.93%) HTML
4 6 (5.94%) SOAP
4 6 (5.94%) Web Services
4 6 (5.94%) LAMP
4 6 (5.94%) XML-RPC
5 5 (4.95%) Qt
6 4 (3.96%) XSLT
6 4 (3.96%) .NET
7 3 (2.97%) Cocoa
7 3 (2.97%) J2SE
7 3 (2.97%) iOS SDK
8 2 (1.98%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.98%) Android SDK
9 1 (0.99%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 1 (0.99%) Flash
9 1 (0.99%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (0.99%) HTML5
9 1 (0.99%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.79%) Algorithms
2 15 (14.85%) Mathematics
2 15 (14.85%) Computer Science
3 13 (12.87%) Visualisation
4 11 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (8.91%) Statistics
6 8 (7.92%) Taxonomies
6 8 (7.92%) Physics
6 8 (7.92%) Credit Risk
7 7 (6.93%) Biometrics
8 6 (5.94%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (4.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (3.96%) VHDL
10 4 (3.96%) Device Driver
11 3 (2.97%) Life Science
11 3 (2.97%) Photography
11 3 (2.97%) Mobile App
11 3 (2.97%) 3D Printing
12 2 (1.98%) Internet of Things
12 2 (1.98%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 27 (26.73%) Linux
2 14 (13.86%) Windows
3 8 (7.92%) Android
4 6 (5.94%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.96%) UNIX
6 3 (2.97%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.98%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (23.76%) Software Engineering
2 21 (20.79%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (15.84%) Signal Processing
4 11 (10.89%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (9.90%) Machine Learning
5 10 (9.90%) Change Management
6 8 (7.92%) Process Management
6 8 (7.92%) Six Sigma
6 8 (7.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (7.92%) Data Analysis
6 8 (7.92%) Statistical Modelling
6 8 (7.92%) Business Transformation
6 8 (7.92%) Analytics
6 8 (7.92%) Reverse Engineering
6 8 (7.92%) Lean Six Sigma
7 7 (6.93%) Android Development
7 7 (6.93%) OO
7 7 (6.93%) OOD
8 6 (5.94%) iOS Development
8 6 (5.94%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 65 (64.36%) C++
2 28 (27.72%) Python
3 24 (23.76%) Java
4 21 (20.79%) Perl
5 19 (18.81%) C#
6 16 (15.84%) MATLAB
7 10 (9.90%) Embedded C
7 10 (9.90%) PHP
8 8 (7.92%) R
9 7 (6.93%) JavaScript
10 5 (4.95%) Embedded C++
10 5 (4.95%) Ruby
11 3 (2.97%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.97%) Tcl
11 3 (2.97%) SQL
11 3 (2.97%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.98%) VB
13 1 (0.99%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.99%) VBA
13 1 (0.99%) Ada
Qualifications
1 31 (30.69%) Degree
2 24 (23.76%) PhD
3 8 (7.92%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 4 (3.96%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.96%) RHCE
5 1 (0.99%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) QA
2 3 (2.97%) JTAG
3 1 (0.99%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (15.84%) Firmware
2 4 (3.96%) KVM
3 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) SELinux
2 1 (0.99%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.99%) Nessus
Vendors
1 8 (7.92%) IBM
1 8 (7.92%) webMethods
2 5 (4.95%) Cisco
3 4 (3.96%) EMC
3 4 (3.96%) VMware
3 4 (3.96%) Red Hat
3 4 (3.96%) Coverity
4 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.99%) HP
5 1 (0.99%) Dell
5 1 (0.99%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.99%) SAP
5 1 (0.99%) Wind River
5 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.99%) Google
5 1 (0.99%) Veeam
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Harwell, Oxfordshire
Research Councils UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-42,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified , includes benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Redwood Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago