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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 7 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing C 7 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 17.50% 11.32% 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.93% 12.77% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 6
Average salary £40,000 £28,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -49.09%
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
27 47 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 67.50% 88.68% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 32
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
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 26 January 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Redditch

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) C++
3 8 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 8 (50.00%) Subversion
3 8 (50.00%) Fujitsu
3 8 (50.00%) MKS
3 8 (50.00%) Automotive
3 8 (50.00%) VectorCAST
4 6 (37.50%) Embedded C++
5 5 (31.25%) Ethernet
5 5 (31.25%) Assembly Language
5 5 (31.25%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) Aruba
7 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 2 (12.50%) Mitel
7 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
7 2 (12.50%) Avaya
7 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Cisco
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 1 (6.25%) MS Project
8 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
8 1 (6.25%) CCNP
8 1 (6.25%) EMC

C
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (6.25%) MS Project
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.25%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Subversion
1 8 (50.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 8 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Software Engineer
1 13 (81.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Operations Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C++
2 8 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded C++
4 5 (31.25%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) MKS
1 8 (50.00%) Fujitsu
2 2 (12.50%) Aruba
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Avaya
2 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 2 (12.50%) Mitel
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) EMC
3 1 (6.25%) SolidWorks