The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 58 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Permanent jobs citing C 13 36 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.15% 4.69% 3.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 7.98% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 32 11
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,050 £28,500 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £39,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
338 451 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 55.78% 58.80% 56.35%
Number of salaries quoted 304 419 252
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

C
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

C Salary Trend in Somerset

C
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Somerset

C
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -12 6 £37,500 +15.38%
Taunton +3 1 £40,000 +1.26%
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 21 (61.76%) C++
2 12 (35.29%) Electronics
3 11 (32.35%) Degree
4 10 (29.41%) Automotive
4 10 (29.41%) EMC
5 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
6 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
6 8 (23.53%) Linux
7 6 (17.65%) Windows
7 6 (17.65%) HTML
7 6 (17.65%) Java
8 5 (14.71%) C#
8 5 (14.71%) SQL
8 5 (14.71%) Python
8 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
9 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (11.76%) SDLC
9 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
9 4 (11.76%) Subversion
9 4 (11.76%) PHP
9 4 (11.76%) MVC
10 3 (8.82%) MySQL
10 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
10 3 (8.82%) CSS
10 3 (8.82%) XML
10 3 (8.82%) UNIX
10 3 (8.82%) OOP
10 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
10 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
10 3 (8.82%) jQuery

C
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) ATM
2 1 (2.94%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) MySQL
1 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Subversion
1 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (35.29%) Electronics
2 10 (29.41%) Automotive
3 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Design Engineer
1 12 (35.29%) Electronics Engineer
2 7 (20.59%) Software Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Build Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Junior
5 3 (8.82%) Applications Developer
5 3 (8.82%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) C++ Programmer
6 2 (5.88%) Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Navision Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) C Developer
7 1 (2.94%) C Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Programmer
7 1 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) CSS
2 3 (8.82%) XML
2 3 (8.82%) WPF
2 3 (8.82%) jQuery
2 3 (8.82%) RESTful
2 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (5.88%) WCF
3 2 (5.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (5.88%) STL
3 2 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) MFC
4 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.94%) EDI
4 1 (2.94%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.94%) Biometrics
4 1 (2.94%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (2.94%) Physics
4 1 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) UNIX
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
2 4 (11.76%) MVC
2 4 (11.76%) SDLC
3 3 (8.82%) OOP
4 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (5.88%) OO
4 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Web Development
5 1 (2.94%) Resource Management
5 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Image Processing
5 1 (2.94%) MVVM
5 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (2.94%) Video Analytics
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.94%) Analytics
5 1 (2.94%) ERP
5 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) C++
2 6 (17.65%) Java
3 5 (14.71%) C#
3 5 (14.71%) SQL
3 5 (14.71%) Python
3 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
4 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 4 (11.76%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) EMC
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.94%) VMware