The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 54 47 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -36
Permanent jobs citing C 15 2 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.74% 0.66% 19.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.66% 1.31% 27.94%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 61
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £55,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
Hampshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
265 153 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 66.08% 50.16% 69.58%
Number of salaries quoted 240 147 233
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

C
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

C Salary Trend in Portsmouth

C
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 20 (74.07%) C++
2 16 (59.26%) Software Engineering
3 15 (55.56%) Linux
4 12 (44.44%) UNIX
4 12 (44.44%) Windows
5 10 (37.04%) Java
6 9 (33.33%) J2EE
6 9 (33.33%) JIRA
7 7 (25.93%) Programme Management
7 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
7 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
8 6 (22.22%) Oracle
8 6 (22.22%) UML
8 6 (22.22%) Windows NT
8 6 (22.22%) Embedded C
8 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (22.22%) Business Development
8 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
9 5 (18.52%) C#
10 4 (14.81%) OOP
10 4 (14.81%) Embedded C++
10 4 (14.81%) Degree
10 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
10 4 (14.81%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (11.11%) HTML
11 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
11 3 (11.11%) PHP
11 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 3 (11.11%) CSS

C
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
3 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) Mercurial
3 2 (7.41%) Redmine
General
1 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Software Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) C Software Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Graduate
3 6 (22.22%) Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Embedded C Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) J2EE
2 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 3 (11.11%) JSP
2 3 (11.11%) Servlets
2 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) J2SE
2 3 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (7.41%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) WPF
3 2 (7.41%) Qt
3 2 (7.41%) OpenCL
4 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
1 4 (14.81%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.41%) Robotics
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Physics
3 1 (3.70%) VHDL
3 1 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) UNIX
2 12 (44.44%) Windows
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (22.22%) Windows NT
3 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.93%) Programme Management
3 6 (22.22%) UML
3 6 (22.22%) Business Development
4 4 (14.81%) OOP
5 3 (11.11%) OO
5 3 (11.11%) Workflow
5 3 (11.11%) Document Management
6 2 (7.41%) Web Development
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) OOD
6 2 (7.41%) SOA
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Service Management
7 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.70%) Change Management
7 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.70%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) C++
2 10 (37.04%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) Embedded C
4 5 (18.52%) C#
5 4 (14.81%) Embedded C++
6 3 (11.11%) PHP
6 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.41%) SQL
8 1 (3.70%) Python
8 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) PhD
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) QNX
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Intel
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
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