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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 52 66 48
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -18
Permanent jobs citing C 7 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.72% 3.85% 3.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.93% 5.82% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 17
Average salary £47,500 £35,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.86% -10.62%
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
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
239 275 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 58.58% 66.11% 55.81%
Number of salaries quoted 201 196 216
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,536
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (50.00%) UNIX
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Qt
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Military
5 4 (33.33%) Embedded C
5 4 (33.33%) OOD
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (33.33%) OpenCL
5 4 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (33.33%) JIRA
5 4 (33.33%) Robotics
5 4 (33.33%) OO
5 4 (33.33%) Firmware
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) Algorithms
5 4 (33.33%) SDLC
5 4 (33.33%) Video Processing
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
7 1 (8.33%) VB
7 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (8.33%) .NET
7 1 (8.33%) Oracle
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 1 (8.33%) CSS
7 1 (8.33%) XML

C
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) ATM
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
1 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) FDDI
1 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (8.33%) Redmine
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (8.33%) JDeveloper
General
1 4 (33.33%) Military
2 1 (8.33%) Local Government
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Qt
2 4 (33.33%) OpenCL
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (33.33%) Robotics
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Video Processing
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) OOD
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) Ada
4 1 (8.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Delphi
4 1 (8.33%) Pascal
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (8.33%) ANSI C
4 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) TOWER Software
1 1 (8.33%) Xamarin