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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 20 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing C 7 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 9.21% 8.47% 12.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.45% 12.82% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 6
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -56.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
Worcestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
67 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 88.16% 66.10% 65.31%
Number of salaries quoted 59 35 31
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,350 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

C
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

C Salary Trend in Redditch

C
Salary Histogram in Redditch

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

C Salary Histogram in Redditch

C
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 10 (76.92%) C++
3 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
3 6 (46.15%) Embedded C
3 6 (46.15%) Assembly Language
3 6 (46.15%) MKS
3 6 (46.15%) Automotive
3 6 (46.15%) Subversion
3 6 (46.15%) Fujitsu
3 6 (46.15%) Embedded Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) VectorCAST
4 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
4 4 (30.77%) Embedded C++
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Electronics
6 1 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) MS Project
6 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
6 1 (7.69%) SolidWorks
6 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.69%) Mathematics

C
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
1 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Subversion
1 6 (46.15%) VectorCAST
General
1 6 (46.15%) Automotive
2 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Software Engineer
1 12 (92.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Lead Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Electronics Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Software Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C++
2 6 (46.15%) Embedded C
2 6 (46.15%) Assembly Language
3 4 (30.77%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) MKS
1 6 (46.15%) Fujitsu
2 1 (7.69%) SolidWorks
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) EMC