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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 66 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -5
Permanent jobs citing C 12 19 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.20% 4.91% 7.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 8.96% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 8
Average salary £48,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £62,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
252 212 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 67.20% 54.78% 53.73%
Number of salaries quoted 178 189 155
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 September 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 17 (73.91%) C++
2 16 (69.57%) Linux
3 15 (65.22%) Software Engineering
4 13 (56.52%) UNIX
5 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
5 10 (43.48%) Degree
6 7 (30.43%) Windows
7 5 (21.74%) Java
8 4 (17.39%) J2EE
8 4 (17.39%) UML
8 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
8 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
8 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
8 4 (17.39%) JIRA
9 3 (13.04%) Business Development
9 3 (13.04%) Subversion
9 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
9 3 (13.04%) Embedded C
9 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (13.04%) Windows NT
9 3 (13.04%) Oracle
10 2 (8.70%) C#
10 2 (8.70%) .NET
10 2 (8.70%) SAS
10 2 (8.70%) IBM
10 2 (8.70%) OO
10 2 (8.70%) Python
10 2 (8.70%) Firmware
10 2 (8.70%) Git (software)

C
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) SAS
2 1 (4.35%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (4.35%) Electronics
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Software Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) C Software Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) C++ Software Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) Graduate
3 9 (39.13%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) C++/Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) J2EE
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) JSP
3 1 (4.35%) Servlets
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
3 1 (4.35%) Flash
3 1 (4.35%) J2SE
3 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.35%) Spring
3 1 (4.35%) WPF
3 1 (4.35%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
2 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) VHDL
2 1 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Linux
2 13 (56.52%) UNIX
3 7 (30.43%) Windows
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) Windows NT
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Software Engineering
2 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
2 4 (17.39%) UML
3 3 (13.04%) Business Development
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) SOA
5 1 (4.35%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Change Management
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.35%) Content Management
5 1 (4.35%) Document Management
5 1 (4.35%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C++
2 5 (21.74%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) Embedded C
4 2 (8.70%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) IBM
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Intel
3 1 (4.35%) QNX
3 1 (4.35%) Kofax
Portsmouth
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago