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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 50 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Permanent jobs citing C 88 45 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.63% 3.21% 3.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.75% 5.42% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 63 44 50
Average salary £48,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1006 830 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 64.32% 59.12% 59.71%
Number of salaries quoted 830 744 776
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -5 24 £50,000 +8.10% 5
Abingdon -8 5 £48,500 +49.23% 3
Faringdon -2 2 £50,000 +36.98%
Banbury -19 2 £40,000 +29.03%
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 118 (72.39%) C++
2 103 (63.19%) Python
3 85 (52.15%) Java
4 63 (38.65%) Windows
5 57 (34.97%) Penetration Testing
6 56 (34.36%) Nessus
6 56 (34.36%) Nmap
7 54 (33.13%) Security Cleared
8 50 (30.67%) DV Cleared
8 50 (30.67%) Software Engineering
9 45 (27.61%) Finance
10 44 (26.99%) Degree
10 44 (26.99%) Cybersecurity
11 43 (26.38%) Linux
12 42 (25.77%) Ethical Hacking
13 40 (24.54%) Telecoms
14 35 (21.47%) Metasploit
14 35 (21.47%) VxWorks
15 28 (17.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
16 27 (16.56%) Electronics
17 26 (15.95%) Mathematics
18 25 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (15.34%) Open Source
19 24 (14.72%) CEH
20 21 (12.88%) Qualys
20 21 (12.88%) OpenVAS
21 19 (11.66%) Bash Shell
21 19 (11.66%) Coverity
22 18 (11.04%) OWASP
22 18 (11.04%) OSCP

C
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (3.07%) Confluence
2 2 (1.23%) Apache
3 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (3.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.45%) MS Office
2 4 (2.45%) MS Project
3 2 (1.23%) OrCAD
3 2 (1.23%) Simulink
3 2 (1.23%) Stateflow
4 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.07%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.04%) Broadband
2 16 (9.82%) Network Security
3 11 (6.75%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.68%) Wireshark
5 4 (2.45%) RS-232
6 2 (1.23%) RS-422
7 1 (0.61%) AMQP
7 1 (0.61%) BGP
7 1 (0.61%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.61%) LDAP
7 1 (0.61%) OSPF
7 1 (0.61%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.52%) Data Mining
1 9 (5.52%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.23%) MySQL
3 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.61%) Big Data
4 1 (0.61%) KDB
4 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 35 (21.47%) Metasploit
2 13 (7.98%) Maven
3 8 (4.91%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.68%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.68%) JIRA
5 5 (3.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (3.07%) Hudson
6 3 (1.84%) TortoiseSVN
6 3 (1.84%) VectorCAST
7 2 (1.23%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.23%) Subversion
7 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.23%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.61%) CasperJS
8 1 (0.61%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.61%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.61%) PhantomJS
8 1 (0.61%) Selenium
General
1 45 (27.61%) Finance
2 40 (24.54%) Telecoms
3 27 (16.56%) Electronics
4 7 (4.29%) Automotive
5 5 (3.07%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.45%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.84%) Banking
7 3 (1.84%) Games
8 2 (1.23%) Advertising
8 2 (1.23%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.23%) Publishing
9 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.61%) Marketing
9 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (22.70%) Analyst
1 37 (22.70%) Security Analyst
2 36 (22.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 33 (20.25%) Software Engineer
4 21 (12.88%) Developer
5 20 (12.27%) Tester
6 15 (9.20%) C++ Software Engineer
7 13 (7.98%) Embedded Engineer
8 12 (7.36%) C Software Engineer
8 12 (7.36%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 12 (7.36%) Security Penetration Tester
8 12 (7.36%) Security Tester
9 11 (6.75%) Architect
9 11 (6.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 11 (6.75%) Graduate
10 10 (6.13%) Senior Software Engineer
11 9 (5.52%) Graduate Analyst
11 9 (5.52%) Graduate Security Analyst
11 9 (5.52%) Java Engineer
11 9 (5.52%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.20%) AngularJS
2 13 (7.98%) Esper
2 13 (7.98%) Pandas
2 13 (7.98%) Pyramid
2 13 (7.98%) SciPy
3 9 (5.52%) Natural Language Processing
3 9 (5.52%) NumPy
4 8 (4.91%) .NET
5 7 (4.29%) OpenCL
6 6 (3.68%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 6 (3.68%) STL
6 6 (3.68%) WPF
7 5 (3.07%) HTML
7 5 (3.07%) OpenCV
8 4 (2.45%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.45%) CSS
8 4 (2.45%) LINQ
8 4 (2.45%) WCF
9 3 (1.84%) Flash
10 2 (1.23%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.95%) Mathematics
2 18 (11.04%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (9.82%) Hedge funds
4 15 (9.20%) Physics
5 10 (6.13%) Robotics
6 9 (5.52%) Computer Science
6 9 (5.52%) Statistics
7 5 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.07%) Streaming Video
8 4 (2.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (2.45%) Verilog
8 4 (2.45%) VHDL
9 3 (1.84%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.84%) Fintech
10 2 (1.23%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.23%) CAN bus
10 2 (1.23%) PMI
10 2 (1.23%) User Experience
11 1 (0.61%) Animation
11 1 (0.61%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 63 (38.65%) Windows
2 43 (26.38%) Linux
3 35 (21.47%) VxWorks
4 3 (1.84%) Unix
5 2 (1.23%) CentOS
5 2 (1.23%) Debian
5 2 (1.23%) Fedora
5 2 (1.23%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (34.97%) Penetration Testing
2 50 (30.67%) Software Engineering
3 44 (26.99%) Cybersecurity
4 42 (25.77%) Ethical Hacking
5 28 (17.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 25 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (15.34%) Open Source
7 18 (11.04%) Machine Learning
7 18 (11.04%) OWASP
8 12 (7.36%) OO
9 11 (6.75%) Financial Modelling
10 9 (5.52%) Data Analysis
10 9 (5.52%) Fund Management
10 9 (5.52%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.52%) SDLC
11 8 (4.91%) High-Throughput Computing
11 8 (4.91%) Project Management
11 8 (4.91%) Software Architecture
12 7 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (4.29%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 118 (72.39%) C++
2 103 (63.19%) Python
3 85 (52.15%) Java
4 19 (11.66%) Bash Shell
5 15 (9.20%) C#
5 15 (9.20%) Perl
6 14 (8.59%) Embedded C
7 9 (5.52%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.29%) MATLAB
9 6 (3.68%) Ruby
10 5 (3.07%) Assembly Language
10 5 (3.07%) R
11 4 (2.45%) SQL
11 4 (2.45%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.84%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.84%) PHP
13 2 (1.23%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.23%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.61%) Scala
14 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (33.13%) Security Cleared
2 50 (30.67%) DV Cleared
3 44 (26.99%) Degree
4 24 (14.72%) CEH
5 18 (11.04%) CREST Certified
5 18 (11.04%) GIAC
5 18 (11.04%) OSCP
6 12 (7.36%) PhD
7 7 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (4.29%) Postgraduate
8 6 (3.68%) CISA
8 6 (3.68%) CISSP
8 6 (3.68%) GCIA
8 6 (3.68%) GCIH
8 6 (3.68%) GPEN
9 2 (1.23%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.23%) PMP
9 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.52%) MISRA
2 7 (4.29%) ISO13485
2 7 (4.29%) SLA
3 2 (1.23%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.23%) ISO26262
3 2 (1.23%) QA
4 1 (0.61%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.61%) JTAG
4 1 (0.61%) MISRA C
System Software
1 11 (6.75%) Firmware
2 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.61%) Ceph
3 1 (0.61%) KVM
Systems Management
1 56 (34.36%) Nessus
1 56 (34.36%) Nmap
2 21 (12.88%) OpenVAS
3 6 (3.68%) QRadar
4 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (12.88%) Qualys
2 19 (11.66%) Coverity
3 9 (5.52%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.29%) Sophos
5 6 (3.68%) ArcSight
5 6 (3.68%) Intel Security
5 6 (3.68%) LogRhythm
5 6 (3.68%) SolarWinds
5 6 (3.68%) Splunk
5 6 (3.68%) Trustwave
6 5 (3.07%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.84%) Perforce
8 2 (1.23%) Altera
8 2 (1.23%) EMC
8 2 (1.23%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.23%) VMware
9 1 (0.61%) Apple
9 1 (0.61%) Facebook
9 1 (0.61%) Lotus
9 1 (0.61%) Sage
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