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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 50 34 15
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -19
Permanent jobs citing C 3 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.99% 4.23% 10.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 8.28% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 20
Average salary £47,500 £31,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.79% -13.69%
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
209 169 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 68.98% 51.06% 75.81%
Number of salaries quoted 199 157 130
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,150 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 March 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (76.47%) C++
2 12 (70.59%) Linux
3 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
4 7 (41.18%) Windows
5 6 (35.29%) Embedded C
5 6 (35.29%) Java
5 6 (35.29%) J2EE
6 5 (29.41%) UNIX
6 5 (29.41%) C#
6 5 (29.41%) Embedded C++
6 5 (29.41%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (29.41%) JIRA
7 4 (23.53%) PHP
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 3 (17.65%) CSS
8 3 (17.65%) JSP
8 3 (17.65%) Servlets
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle
8 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 3 (17.65%) HTML
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (17.65%) UML
8 3 (17.65%) OOP
8 3 (17.65%) J2SE
8 3 (17.65%) Windows NT
8 3 (17.65%) Workflow
8 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
8 3 (17.65%) Document Management
8 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared

C
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Mercurial
2 2 (11.76%) Redmine
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) C Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Graduate
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) J2EE
2 3 (17.65%) CSS
2 3 (17.65%) JSP
2 3 (17.65%) Servlets
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) J2SE
2 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) Qt
4 1 (5.88%) OpenCL
4 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (11.76%) Robotics
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) UNIX
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Windows NT
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Business Development
2 3 (17.65%) UML
2 3 (17.65%) OOP
2 3 (17.65%) Workflow
2 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
2 3 (17.65%) Document Management
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) OOD
4 1 (5.88%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C++
2 6 (35.29%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) Embedded C
3 5 (29.41%) Embedded C++
3 5 (29.41%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) PHP
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.88%) Perl
6 1 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.88%) QNX