The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 26 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing C 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 2.41% 6.78% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.23% 15.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Average salary £42,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.82% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
C
Devon

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

Programming Languages Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
62 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 74.70% 44.07% 64.10%
Number of salaries quoted 51 23 19
Average salary £29,000 £25,750 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.62% -29.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

C
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

C Salary Trend in Plymouth

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 12 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (83.33%) UML
2 10 (83.33%) OO
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) TDD
2 10 (83.33%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (75.00%) Firmware
4 8 (66.67%) Wireless
4 8 (66.67%) Electronics
5 7 (58.33%) Manufacturing
6 5 (41.67%) Software Architecture
7 4 (33.33%) Linux
7 4 (33.33%) VxWorks
7 4 (33.33%) OOD
8 3 (25.00%) 802.15
8 3 (25.00%) Validation
8 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (25.00%) Coaching
9 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
9 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
9 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
9 2 (16.67%) SQL
10 1 (8.33%) Python
10 1 (8.33%) Assembly Language
10 1 (8.33%) QA
10 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (8.33%) Time Management

C
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) Wireless
2 3 (25.00%) 802.15
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (66.67%) Electronics
2 7 (58.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Quality Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Quality Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (75.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) UML
1 10 (83.33%) OO
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Software Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) OOD
4 3 (25.00%) Validation
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Build Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
3 1 (8.33%) Assembly Language
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA