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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 78 107 92
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -15
Permanent jobs citing C 747 587 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.86% 2.87% 3.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.37% 5.96% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 638 471 530
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
10142 9854 10053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 52.40% 48.11% 50.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9025 8590 8502
Average salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +31 194 £49,000 +22.50% 18
Berkshire +40 161 £42,500 -10.52% 33
Surrey +22 155 £46,000 +2.22% 22
Oxfordshire +17 84 £45,000 +12.50% 19
West Sussex -12 54 £47,500 +11.76% 5
East Sussex +12 40 £45,000 - 7
Buckinghamshire -21 21 £45,000 +50.00% 12
Kent +12 18 £36,000 -15.29% 8
Middlesex +13 6 £62,500 - 2
Sussex - 3 £35,000 - 1
Thames Valley - 1 - -
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 668 (45.47%) C++
2 513 (34.92%) Linux
3 503 (34.24%) Software Engineering
4 447 (30.43%) Degree
5 402 (27.37%) Java
6 347 (23.62%) Python
7 345 (23.49%) Windows
8 299 (20.35%) SQL
9 276 (18.79%) C#
10 265 (18.04%) Finance
11 262 (17.84%) Unix
12 253 (17.22%) Agile Software Development
13 242 (16.47%) Security Cleared
14 218 (14.84%) Oracle
15 191 (13.00%) Computer Science
16 157 (10.69%) Microsoft
17 153 (10.42%) SC Cleared
18 146 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
19 144 (9.80%) HTML
20 141 (9.60%) Electronics
21 140 (9.53%) SQL Server
22 136 (9.26%) Perl
23 132 (8.99%) .NET
24 131 (8.92%) Telecoms
25 130 (8.85%) TCP/IP
26 126 (8.58%) MS Excel
27 125 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
28 123 (8.37%) SDLC
28 123 (8.37%) JavaScript
29 121 (8.24%) PL/SQL

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 62 (4.22%) Apache
2 37 (2.52%) Tomcat
3 30 (2.04%) CMS
4 29 (1.97%) IIS
5 25 (1.70%) nginx
6 19 (1.29%) JBoss
7 18 (1.23%) WebLogic
8 14 (0.95%) Confluence
8 14 (0.95%) SAS
9 12 (0.82%) OpenStack
10 10 (0.68%) SharePoint
11 9 (0.61%) TPMS
11 9 (0.61%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
12 7 (0.48%) Lync
13 6 (0.41%) MS Exchange
13 6 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.34%) Node.js
15 4 (0.27%) WinCC
Applications
1 126 (8.58%) MS Excel
2 68 (4.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 64 (4.36%) MS Office
4 40 (2.72%) MS Project
5 22 (1.50%) Simulink
6 17 (1.16%) AutoCAD
7 16 (1.09%) MS Visio
8 15 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (0.54%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.34%) OrCAD
11 3 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.14%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.14%) Stateflow
13 1 (0.068%) GNU Octave
13 1 (0.068%) LaTeX
13 1 (0.068%) Mathcad
13 1 (0.068%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 15 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 9 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (0.48%) SAP GRC
6 6 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.20%) Primavera
8 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.14%) Unica
9 1 (0.068%) Exstream
9 1 (0.068%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.068%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 38 (2.59%) SaaS
2 29 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
3 19 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.54%) PaaS
6 5 (0.34%) GitHub
6 5 (0.34%) IaaS
6 5 (0.34%) Office 365
7 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.14%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.14%) Heroku
8 1 (0.068%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 130 (8.85%) TCP/IP
2 48 (3.27%) Network Security
3 47 (3.20%) Firewall
4 33 (2.25%) Internet
5 31 (2.11%) RS-232
6 29 (1.97%) WAN
7 26 (1.77%) Ethernet
8 25 (1.70%) HTTP
8 25 (1.70%) LAN
9 23 (1.57%) RS-485
9 23 (1.57%) SAN
10 22 (1.50%) VoIP
11 20 (1.36%) Broadband
11 20 (1.36%) Wireshark
12 19 (1.29%) FTP
13 17 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
13 17 (1.16%) RFID
14 16 (1.09%) DNS
14 16 (1.09%) Wireless
15 15 (1.02%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (9.53%) SQL Server
2 100 (6.81%) Oracle Database
3 92 (6.26%) MySQL
4 53 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 52 (3.54%) Relational Database
6 35 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
7 27 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (1.57%) Big Data
8 23 (1.57%) RDBMS
9 20 (1.36%) NoSQL
10 17 (1.16%) Oracle9i Database
11 16 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
11 16 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
12 15 (1.02%) Data Mining
13 14 (0.95%) Base SAS
13 14 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
14 11 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (0.61%) SAP HANA
16 8 (0.54%) QlikView
16 8 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 83 (5.65%) Visual Studio
2 68 (4.63%) ProC
3 59 (4.02%) Subversion
4 49 (3.34%) JIRA
5 48 (3.27%) Git (software)
6 41 (2.79%) Jenkins
7 35 (2.38%) Metasploit
8 29 (1.97%) Rational DOORS
9 25 (1.70%) Maven
10 22 (1.50%) GCC
11 21 (1.43%) Eclipse
12 20 (1.36%) Clang
13 18 (1.23%) HP UFT
14 17 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (1.02%) NUnit
16 11 (0.75%) InstallShield
16 11 (0.75%) Mercurial
16 11 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
17 9 (0.61%) ClearCase
17 9 (0.61%) Selenium
General
1 265 (18.04%) Finance
2 141 (9.60%) Electronics
3 131 (8.92%) Telecoms
4 80 (5.45%) Manufacturing
5 71 (4.83%) Marketing
6 53 (3.61%) Aerospace
7 35 (2.38%) Banking
8 34 (2.31%) Avionics
9 32 (2.18%) Retail
10 21 (1.43%) Legal
11 17 (1.16%) Automotive
11 17 (1.16%) Military
12 16 (1.09%) Advertising
13 10 (0.68%) Billing
13 10 (0.68%) Publishing
14 5 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.27%) Games
16 2 (0.14%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.14%) French Language
16 2 (0.14%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 431 (29.34%) Developer
2 319 (21.72%) Software Engineer
3 169 (11.50%) Embedded Engineer
4 133 (9.05%) Analyst
4 133 (9.05%) C++ Developer
5 123 (8.37%) Software Developer
6 114 (7.76%) C++ Software Engineer
7 108 (7.35%) C Software Engineer
8 99 (6.74%) Oracle Developer
9 98 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 91 (6.19%) C Developer
11 88 (5.99%) Architect
12 84 (5.72%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 84 (5.72%) Java Developer
13 82 (5.58%) C++ Software Developer
14 81 (5.51%) Graduate
15 73 (4.97%) Senior Developer
16 70 (4.77%) Senior Software Engineer
17 66 (4.49%) Security Analyst
18 59 (4.02%) C/C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (9.80%) HTML
2 132 (8.99%) .NET
3 116 (7.90%) XML
4 88 (5.99%) Web Services
5 83 (5.65%) CSS
6 38 (2.59%) STL
7 37 (2.52%) ASP.NET
8 36 (2.45%) J2EE
9 32 (2.18%) jQuery
10 31 (2.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 31 (2.11%) Qt
11 26 (1.77%) AngularJS
12 25 (1.70%) SOAP
13 24 (1.63%) JSP
14 23 (1.57%) .NET Framework
15 22 (1.50%) OpenGL
16 19 (1.29%) Django
16 19 (1.29%) Hibernate
16 19 (1.29%) Spring
16 19 (1.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 191 (13.00%) Computer Science
2 146 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
3 125 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
4 119 (8.10%) Mathematics
5 62 (4.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 61 (4.15%) Data Centre
7 50 (3.40%) Physics
8 42 (2.86%) Management Information System
9 37 (2.52%) Algorithms
10 36 (2.45%) SWIFT
11 29 (1.97%) VHDL
12 26 (1.77%) User Experience
13 23 (1.57%) Data Integration
14 22 (1.50%) Replication
15 21 (1.43%) Device Driver
16 19 (1.29%) CPLD
17 17 (1.16%) Client/Server
18 16 (1.09%) 3D Graphics
18 16 (1.09%) Clustering
19 15 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 513 (34.92%) Linux
2 345 (23.49%) Windows
3 262 (17.84%) Unix
4 57 (3.88%) Windows Server
5 56 (3.81%) VxWorks
6 44 (3.00%) AIX
7 43 (2.93%) Embedded Linux
7 43 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 41 (2.79%) CentOS
9 37 (2.52%) Android
10 28 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 28 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 27 (1.84%) Mac OS X
12 25 (1.70%) Apple iOS
13 13 (0.88%) Windows NT
14 12 (0.82%) Solaris
15 11 (0.75%) Debian
16 10 (0.68%) Mac OS
17 8 (0.54%) SUSE
18 6 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 503 (34.24%) Software Engineering
2 253 (17.22%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (8.37%) SDLC
4 106 (7.22%) UML
5 96 (6.54%) Project Management
6 88 (5.99%) Cybersecurity
6 88 (5.99%) OO
7 80 (5.45%) TDD
8 74 (5.04%) Mentoring
9 73 (4.97%) Requirements Analysis
9 73 (4.97%) Unit Testing
10 71 (4.83%) Scrum
11 69 (4.70%) Configuration Management
12 66 (4.49%) Multithreading
13 63 (4.29%) Penetration Testing
13 63 (4.29%) Validation
14 58 (3.95%) OOP
15 56 (3.81%) Information Security
16 53 (3.61%) ITIL
16 53 (3.61%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 668 (45.47%) C++
2 402 (27.37%) Java
3 347 (23.62%) Python
4 299 (20.35%) SQL
5 276 (18.79%) C#
6 136 (9.26%) Perl
7 123 (8.37%) JavaScript
8 121 (8.24%) PL/SQL
9 119 (8.10%) Embedded C
10 85 (5.79%) Bash Shell
11 71 (4.83%) Embedded C++
12 68 (4.63%) Assembly Language
13 60 (4.08%) Shell Script
14 53 (3.61%) Ruby
15 48 (3.27%) PHP
16 38 (2.59%) MATLAB
17 30 (2.04%) Objective-C
18 24 (1.63%) PowerShell
19 22 (1.50%) VB
20 21 (1.43%) Lua
Qualifications
1 447 (30.43%) Degree
2 242 (16.47%) Security Cleared
3 153 (10.42%) SC Cleared
4 72 (4.90%) DV Cleared
5 54 (3.68%) Cisco Certification
6 37 (2.52%) CEH
7 35 (2.38%) PhD
8 31 (2.11%) CISSP
9 28 (1.91%) CCNP
10 24 (1.63%) CCNA
10 24 (1.63%) CREST Certified
10 24 (1.63%) MCP
11 23 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (1.50%) ISEB
13 21 (1.43%) ISTQB
14 18 (1.23%) CCIE
14 18 (1.23%) GIAC
14 18 (1.23%) OSCP
14 18 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 14 (0.95%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (3.68%) QA
2 33 (2.25%) SEPA
3 32 (2.18%) SLA
4 20 (1.36%) MISRA
5 16 (1.09%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.75%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.61%) DO-178B
8 8 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.54%) MISRA C
8 8 (0.54%) RMADS
9 7 (0.48%) Def Stans
9 7 (0.48%) ISO13485
10 6 (0.41%) PCI DSS
11 4 (0.27%) GAMP
11 4 (0.27%) GMP
12 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 2 (0.14%) DO-254
13 2 (0.14%) ISO26262
14 1 (0.068%) FISMA
14 1 (0.068%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 111 (7.56%) Firmware
2 39 (2.65%) Active Directory
3 36 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (1.50%) XenServer
5 21 (1.43%) Xen
6 19 (1.29%) iptables
7 12 (0.82%) NFS
8 6 (0.41%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.34%) XenApp
10 4 (0.27%) vSphere
11 3 (0.20%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.14%) Cygwin
12 2 (0.14%) Docker
12 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.068%) Ceph
13 1 (0.068%) KVM
Systems Management
1 60 (4.08%) Nessus
1 60 (4.08%) Nmap
2 21 (1.43%) OpenVAS
3 20 (1.36%) Puppet
4 14 (0.95%) Hyperic
4 14 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (0.88%) QRadar
6 8 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (0.41%) Nagios
8 5 (0.34%) SCCM
9 3 (0.20%) CA Wily
9 3 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.20%) SCOM
9 3 (0.20%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.14%) CFEngine
10 2 (0.14%) Cisco IPCC
10 2 (0.14%) Cisco UCCE
10 2 (0.14%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.14%) Netcool
11 1 (0.068%) cPanel
Vendors
1 218 (14.84%) Oracle
2 157 (10.69%) Microsoft
3 67 (4.56%) Cisco
4 44 (3.00%) Red Hat
5 43 (2.93%) VMware
6 40 (2.72%) EMC
7 32 (2.18%) Juniper
8 31 (2.11%) SolarWinds
9 26 (1.77%) Citrix
9 26 (1.77%) HP
10 23 (1.57%) NetApp
10 23 (1.57%) SAP
11 21 (1.43%) Qualys
12 19 (1.29%) Coverity
13 18 (1.23%) Google
13 18 (1.23%) Progress
14 17 (1.16%) Symantec
15 16 (1.09%) Nortel
16 15 (1.02%) ArcSight
16 15 (1.02%) IBM
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 23 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 23 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £56000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum +Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sussex
X4 Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum + Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Hudson Plc - Jupiter Hotels
Posted: 3 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60,000-70,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Jupiter Hotels
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago