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

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 55 42 10
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -32
Permanent jobs citing C 11 6 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.79% 2.05% 21.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.20% 4.41% 29.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 65
Average salary £47,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.94% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £24,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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
262 136 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 66.50% 46.42% 71.77%
Number of salaries quoted 244 133 224
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 15 (75.00%) C++
2 13 (65.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (60.00%) Linux
4 10 (50.00%) Windows
5 8 (40.00%) Java
5 8 (40.00%) J2EE
5 8 (40.00%) JIRA
6 7 (35.00%) UNIX
6 7 (35.00%) Embedded C
7 5 (25.00%) Embedded C++
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (25.00%) UML
7 5 (25.00%) Windows NT
7 5 (25.00%) C#
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
7 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (25.00%) Business Development
7 5 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
8 4 (20.00%) OOP
9 3 (15.00%) OO
9 3 (15.00%) J2SE
9 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (15.00%) CSS
9 3 (15.00%) JSP
9 3 (15.00%) Servlets
9 3 (15.00%) Web Services

C
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) JIRA
2 3 (15.00%) Subversion
3 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (10.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (10.00%) Redmine
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) C Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Graduate
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Principal Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) WPF Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) J2EE
2 3 (15.00%) CSS
2 3 (15.00%) JSP
2 3 (15.00%) Servlets
2 3 (15.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) J2SE
2 3 (15.00%) HTML
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) WPF
3 2 (10.00%) Qt
3 2 (10.00%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (10.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) UNIX
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (25.00%) Windows NT
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) Business Development
2 5 (25.00%) UML
2 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (20.00%) OOP
4 3 (15.00%) OO
4 3 (15.00%) Document Management
4 3 (15.00%) Workflow
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) OOD
5 2 (10.00%) SOA
6 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C++
2 8 (40.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) Embedded C
4 5 (25.00%) Embedded C++
4 5 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (10.00%) SQL
7 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) QNX
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
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