The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 98 59 74
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +15
Permanent jobs citing C 626 974 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.00% 4.15% 3.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.13% 8.31% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 480 795 623
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,050 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10209 11717 11051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.00% 49.87% 49.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8759 10206 9739
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

C
Salary Trend in the South East

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

C Salary Trend in the South East

C
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

C Salary Histogram in the South East

C
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Hampshire -12 190 £42,500 -1.16% 25
Surrey -23 120 £50,000 +11.11% 28
Berkshire -31 103 £52,500 +31.25% 35
Oxfordshire -16 60 £40,000 -11.11% 21
Buckinghamshire -8 53 £44,000 +10.00% 17
East Sussex -11 40 £32,500 -18.75% 14
West Sussex -46 33 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Kent -11 16 £39,000 -13.33% 11
Middlesex -3 6 £55,000 +37.50%
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 636 (51.41%) C++
2 450 (36.38%) Software Engineering
3 416 (33.63%) Linux
4 345 (27.89%) Degree
5 311 (25.14%) Java
6 280 (22.64%) Windows
7 279 (22.55%) C#
8 228 (18.43%) Python
9 214 (17.30%) SQL
10 183 (14.79%) UNIX
11 182 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
12 181 (14.63%) Computer Science
13 175 (14.15%) Security Cleared
14 171 (13.82%) Finance
15 153 (12.37%) .NET
16 135 (10.91%) JavaScript
17 134 (10.83%) SQL Server
18 132 (10.67%) Embedded C
19 128 (10.35%) SC Cleared
20 124 (10.02%) Mathematics
21 123 (9.94%) HTML
22 116 (9.38%) UML
23 114 (9.22%) Oracle
23 114 (9.22%) Electronics
24 113 (9.14%) OO
25 110 (8.89%) TCP/IP
26 108 (8.73%) Telecoms
27 107 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
28 100 (8.08%) Project Management
28 100 (8.08%) XML

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 29 (2.34%) SAS
2 26 (2.10%) IIS
3 23 (1.86%) Apache
4 19 (1.54%) Tomcat
5 14 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
6 13 (1.05%) SharePoint
7 12 (0.97%) Node.js
8 10 (0.81%) WebSphere
8 10 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
9 8 (0.65%) Apache Pig
9 8 (0.65%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.57%) TPMS
11 6 (0.49%) Jetty
12 5 (0.40%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.32%) Kinematics
13 4 (0.32%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.32%) JBoss
14 3 (0.24%) Documentum
Applications
1 73 (5.90%) MS Excel
2 29 (2.34%) MS Office
3 23 (1.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (0.65%) MS Project
6 5 (0.40%) SPSS
7 3 (0.24%) SOLIDWORKS
7 3 (0.24%) Simulink
8 2 (0.16%) GNU Octave
8 2 (0.16%) Mathematica
8 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.081%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.081%) Windchill
9 1 (0.081%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 28 (2.26%) SAP SCM
1 28 (2.26%) SAP APO
1 28 (2.26%) SAP R/3
2 21 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.32%) Primavera
4 4 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.24%) LabWindows
6 2 (0.16%) Nortel Periphonics
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.081%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.081%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.081%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.081%) Maximo
7 1 (0.081%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.081%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.081%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.29%) SaaS
2 8 (0.65%) Amazon EMR
2 8 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (0.49%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.32%) IBM Blueworks
5 2 (0.16%) PaaS
6 1 (0.081%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.081%) Boomi
6 1 (0.081%) GitHub
6 1 (0.081%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 110 (8.89%) TCP/IP
2 50 (4.04%) Firewall
3 31 (2.51%) Wireless
4 29 (2.34%) LAN
4 29 (2.34%) WAN
5 28 (2.26%) Internet
6 26 (2.10%) HTTP
7 22 (1.78%) Ethernet
8 20 (1.62%) VPN
9 17 (1.37%) DNS
10 15 (1.21%) SNMP
11 14 (1.13%) VoIP
12 13 (1.05%) LDAP
12 13 (1.05%) GSM
12 13 (1.05%) Kerberos
13 12 (0.97%) RFID
13 12 (0.97%) FTP
14 11 (0.89%) 3G
14 11 (0.89%) MPLS
14 11 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (10.83%) SQL Server
2 43 (3.48%) MySQL
3 35 (2.83%) Relational Database
4 26 (2.10%) Oracle Database
5 24 (1.94%) Big Data
6 20 (1.62%) Oracle Reports
6 20 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (1.21%) RDBMS
9 11 (0.89%) SAP BI
9 11 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (0.81%) QlikView
10 10 (0.81%) Base SAS
11 9 (0.73%) Data Mining
11 9 (0.73%) Hadoop
11 9 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (0.65%) Apache Hive
12 8 (0.65%) Sqoop
13 7 (0.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 52 (4.20%) Subversion
2 36 (2.91%) Git (software)
3 35 (2.83%) Visual Studio
4 31 (2.51%) JIRA
5 30 (2.43%) Rational DOORS
6 29 (2.34%) Eclipse
7 25 (2.02%) Jenkins
8 23 (1.86%) ProC
9 22 (1.78%) NUnit
10 19 (1.54%) LoadRunner
11 14 (1.13%) TestDirector
12 11 (0.89%) TeamCity
12 11 (0.89%) Selenium
13 8 (0.65%) InstallShield
13 8 (0.65%) JUnit
13 8 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
14 7 (0.57%) Bugzilla
15 6 (0.49%) GCC
15 6 (0.49%) PyUnit
15 6 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 171 (13.82%) Finance
2 114 (9.22%) Electronics
3 108 (8.73%) Telecoms
4 88 (7.11%) Manufacturing
5 46 (3.72%) Aerospace
6 43 (3.48%) Automotive
6 43 (3.48%) Marketing
6 43 (3.48%) Banking
7 24 (1.94%) Retail
8 18 (1.46%) Games
9 16 (1.29%) Military
10 12 (0.97%) Legal
10 12 (0.97%) Publishing
11 11 (0.89%) Back Office
12 10 (0.81%) Avionics
13 9 (0.73%) Advertising
14 4 (0.32%) Law
15 3 (0.24%) Billing
15 3 (0.24%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.16%) French Language
Job Titles
1 343 (27.73%) Developer
2 314 (25.38%) Software Engineer
3 130 (10.51%) Software Developer
4 85 (6.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 78 (6.31%) Senior Software Engineer
5 78 (6.31%) Analyst
6 69 (5.58%) Consultant
7 60 (4.85%) Support Engineer
8 57 (4.61%) C Developer
9 55 (4.45%) Architect
10 50 (4.04%) C++ Developer
11 49 (3.96%) Graduate
12 45 (3.64%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
13 40 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
14 39 (3.15%) C# Developer
15 38 (3.07%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 38 (3.07%) Programmer
16 36 (2.91%) C Software Engineer
16 36 (2.91%) C++ Software Engineer
17 32 (2.59%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (12.37%) .NET
2 123 (9.94%) HTML
3 100 (8.08%) XML
4 81 (6.55%) CSS
5 58 (4.69%) ASP.NET
6 43 (3.48%) J2EE
7 41 (3.31%) Web Services
8 39 (3.15%) Spring
9 36 (2.91%) HTML5
10 33 (2.67%) jQuery
11 30 (2.43%) Ajax
12 26 (2.10%) Hibernate
13 22 (1.78%) Swing
13 22 (1.78%) JDBC
14 21 (1.70%) STL
14 21 (1.70%) .NET Framework
15 20 (1.62%) Qt
16 18 (1.46%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (1.37%) WCF
18 16 (1.29%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 181 (14.63%) Computer Science
2 124 (10.02%) Mathematics
3 107 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
4 91 (7.36%) Embedded Systems
5 79 (6.39%) Algorithms
6 59 (4.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 50 (4.04%) Physics
8 42 (3.40%) Management Information System
9 38 (3.07%) VHDL
10 30 (2.43%) Device Driver
11 28 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
12 27 (2.18%) Visualisation
13 24 (1.94%) GIS
14 21 (1.70%) Data Centre
14 21 (1.70%) Cryptography
15 19 (1.54%) Raspberry Pi
15 19 (1.54%) User Experience
16 17 (1.37%) Statistics
17 14 (1.13%) NHS
18 13 (1.05%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 416 (33.63%) Linux
2 280 (22.64%) Windows
3 183 (14.79%) UNIX
4 47 (3.80%) Android
5 38 (3.07%) Embedded Linux
6 35 (2.83%) Windows 7
7 32 (2.59%) Apple iOS
8 30 (2.43%) Mac OS X
9 26 (2.10%) VxWorks
10 24 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (1.29%) Solaris
13 14 (1.13%) Mac OS
14 9 (0.73%) Windows XP
15 8 (0.65%) CentOS
15 8 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.40%) AIX
16 5 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
17 4 (0.32%) Debian
17 4 (0.32%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (36.38%) Software Engineering
2 182 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (9.38%) UML
4 113 (9.14%) OO
5 100 (8.08%) Project Management
6 85 (6.87%) SDLC
7 67 (5.42%) Unit Testing
8 61 (4.93%) Software Testing
9 57 (4.61%) Scrum
10 54 (4.37%) OOD
11 52 (4.20%) TDD
12 51 (4.12%) Test Automation
12 51 (4.12%) ITIL
13 50 (4.04%) Validation
14 47 (3.80%) Multithreading
15 41 (3.31%) Data Analysis
16 37 (2.99%) Problem Management
16 37 (2.99%) Mentoring
16 37 (2.99%) Signal Processing
17 36 (2.91%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 636 (51.41%) C++
2 311 (25.14%) Java
3 279 (22.55%) C#
4 228 (18.43%) Python
5 214 (17.30%) SQL
6 135 (10.91%) JavaScript
7 132 (10.67%) Embedded C
8 92 (7.44%) Perl
9 73 (5.90%) Embedded C++
10 56 (4.53%) PHP
11 52 (4.20%) Ruby
12 51 (4.12%) Assembly Language
13 49 (3.96%) Shell Script
14 48 (3.88%) VB
15 44 (3.56%) MATLAB
15 44 (3.56%) PL/SQL
16 38 (3.07%) VB.NET
17 29 (2.34%) Bash Shell
18 28 (2.26%) ABAP
19 25 (2.02%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 345 (27.89%) Degree
2 175 (14.15%) Security Cleared
3 128 (10.35%) SC Cleared
4 61 (4.93%) PhD
5 41 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 34 (2.75%) ISEB
7 33 (2.67%) MCSE
8 31 (2.51%) DV Cleared
9 23 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (1.78%) ISTQB
11 19 (1.54%) MCP
12 13 (1.05%) CCNA
13 9 (0.73%) CISSP
14 7 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (0.49%) CISA
15 6 (0.49%) PMP
15 6 (0.49%) CCNP
16 5 (0.40%) HND
16 5 (0.40%) RHCE
16 5 (0.40%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (5.01%) QA
2 37 (2.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 22 (1.78%) SLA
4 19 (1.54%) ISO 9001
5 11 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.49%) JTAG
7 5 (0.40%) IEC 61508
7 5 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.40%) DO-178B
8 4 (0.32%) PMBOK
8 4 (0.32%) COBIT
9 3 (0.24%) HL7
9 3 (0.24%) DICOM
10 1 (0.081%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.081%) HMG Infosec
10 1 (0.081%) BS25999
10 1 (0.081%) FISMA
10 1 (0.081%) GPG13
System Software
1 77 (6.22%) Firmware
2 46 (3.72%) Active Directory
3 33 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.97%) VMware ESX
5 10 (0.81%) NFS
6 9 (0.73%) vSphere
6 9 (0.73%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.65%) Apache Flume
8 6 (0.49%) KVM
8 6 (0.49%) iptables
9 5 (0.40%) Xen
10 4 (0.32%) XenApp
10 4 (0.32%) XenServer
10 4 (0.32%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.16%) Sendmail
11 2 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.081%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 1 (0.081%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 32 (2.59%) Legato
2 14 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
3 11 (0.89%) Data Guard
4 9 (0.73%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (0.32%) Nessus
5 4 (0.32%) SCCM
5 4 (0.32%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.32%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.24%) WMI
6 3 (0.24%) SELinux
6 3 (0.24%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (0.16%) Nmap
7 2 (0.16%) Puppet
7 2 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.16%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (0.16%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 114 (9.22%) Oracle
2 90 (7.28%) Microsoft
3 81 (6.55%) EMC
4 76 (6.14%) Cisco
5 72 (5.82%) SAP
6 52 (4.20%) VMware
7 44 (3.56%) NetApp
8 28 (2.26%) CommVault
9 25 (2.02%) HP
10 24 (1.94%) Red Hat
11 16 (1.29%) Telelogic
11 16 (1.29%) Citrix
12 13 (1.05%) IBM
12 13 (1.05%) QNX
13 10 (0.81%) Xamarin
13 10 (0.81%) Atmel
14 9 (0.73%) Juniper
15 8 (0.65%) Google
15 8 (0.65%) Perforce
15 8 (0.65%) Sun
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60k plus bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Lyndhurst, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £32k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Lots of Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + great bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Reed Technology
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment
Posted: 16 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
WA Consultants
Salary: bonus/benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd)
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: circa £55 000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus car allowance.
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus car allowance.
Posted: 23 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus great benefits!
Posted: Yesterday