The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 44 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing C 33 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.56% 4.30% 1.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.78% 9.06% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 10
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,900 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
South Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
424 320 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 58.56% 47.48% 44.54%
Number of salaries quoted 397 284 241
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

C
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

C Salary Trend in Sheffield

C
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Sheffield

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 26 (53.06%) C++
2 20 (40.82%) HTML
2 20 (40.82%) Java
2 20 (40.82%) SQL
3 18 (36.73%) JavaScript
3 18 (36.73%) Finance
4 16 (32.65%) Windows
4 16 (32.65%) Software Engineering
5 13 (26.53%) .NET
6 12 (24.49%) CSS
6 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (24.49%) Banking
6 12 (24.49%) User Experience
7 11 (22.45%) Linux
7 11 (22.45%) Python
7 11 (22.45%) PL/SQL
7 11 (22.45%) Project Management
7 11 (22.45%) Red Hat
8 10 (20.41%) MFC
8 10 (20.41%) Oracle
8 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
8 10 (20.41%) UNIX
8 10 (20.41%) SUSE
8 10 (20.41%) Debian
8 10 (20.41%) Ubuntu
8 10 (20.41%) jQuery
9 9 (18.37%) Ext JS
9 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
10 8 (16.33%) Web Application Development

C
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 4 (8.16%) JBoss
1 4 (8.16%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) GSM
1 5 (10.20%) Ethernet
1 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.08%) Bluetooth
2 2 (4.08%) GPRS
2 2 (4.08%) Wireless
2 2 (4.08%) ZigBee
3 1 (2.04%) SAN
3 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.24%) Informix
4 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.24%) PowerBuilder
2 6 (12.24%) CppUnit
3 4 (8.16%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 12 (24.49%) Banking
3 5 (10.20%) Retail
3 5 (10.20%) Retail Banking
3 5 (10.20%) Electronics
4 4 (8.16%) Games
5 1 (2.04%) Automotive
5 1 (2.04%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Developer
2 12 (24.49%) Software Engineer
3 9 (18.37%) Web Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Business Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Development Manager
5 6 (12.24%) Business Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Analyst Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Designer
6 5 (10.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Web Applications Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Applications Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Programmer
7 4 (8.16%) ScrumMaster
7 4 (8.16%) Interaction Designer
8 3 (6.12%) Lead Programmer
8 3 (6.12%) Firmware Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Java Team Leader
8 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.12%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.82%) HTML
2 13 (26.53%) .NET
3 12 (24.49%) CSS
4 10 (20.41%) MFC
4 10 (20.41%) jQuery
5 9 (18.37%) Ext JS
6 6 (12.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 6 (12.24%) STL
6 6 (12.24%) XML
7 5 (10.20%) Web Services
8 3 (6.12%) Unreal Engine
9 1 (2.04%) HTML5
9 1 (2.04%) CSS3
9 1 (2.04%) WinForms
9 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) User Experience
2 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.24%) Algorithms
4 5 (10.20%) Social Media
5 2 (4.08%) Home Automation
5 2 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.04%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.04%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Windows
2 11 (22.45%) Linux
3 10 (20.41%) SUSE
3 10 (20.41%) Debian
3 10 (20.41%) Ubuntu
3 10 (20.41%) UNIX
4 7 (14.29%) Solaris
5 6 (12.24%) Windows XP
5 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
5 6 (12.24%) Windows 8
6 4 (8.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Software Engineering
2 12 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.45%) Project Management
4 8 (16.33%) Web Application Development
5 7 (14.29%) Scrum
6 6 (12.24%) Business Analysis
7 5 (10.20%) Workflow
8 4 (8.16%) UML
8 4 (8.16%) RUP
8 4 (8.16%) Data Protection
8 4 (8.16%) Game Development
9 3 (6.12%) SDLC
10 1 (2.04%) Mobile Development
10 1 (2.04%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) C++
2 20 (40.82%) Java
2 20 (40.82%) SQL
3 18 (36.73%) JavaScript
4 11 (22.45%) Python
4 11 (22.45%) PL/SQL
5 7 (14.29%) VB
5 7 (14.29%) Uniface
6 6 (12.24%) VC++
6 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
6 6 (12.24%) VBScript
6 6 (12.24%) PHP
7 5 (10.20%) Perl
7 5 (10.20%) Embedded C
7 5 (10.20%) Embedded C++
8 4 (8.16%) Tcl
8 4 (8.16%) COBOL
8 4 (8.16%) C#
8 4 (8.16%) AWK
8 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) RHCSA
2 1 (2.04%) RHCE
2 1 (2.04%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) JTAG
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Red Hat
2 10 (20.41%) Oracle
3 6 (12.24%) Northgate
4 3 (6.12%) Lauterbach
5 2 (4.08%) EMC
5 2 (4.08%) NEC
5 2 (4.08%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) Dell
6 1 (2.04%) Sony
6 1 (2.04%) Google
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