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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 87 60 78
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +18
Permanent jobs citing C 682 937 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.25% 4.09% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.70% 8.37% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 501 754 611
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,500 £60,000
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
10177 11198 10992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.55% 48.89% 49.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8708 9748 9706
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -9 193 £42,750 +0.58% 18
Surrey -4 153 £50,000 +11.11% 32
Berkshire -32 108 £45,000 +16.88% 25
Oxfordshire +6 71 £37,722 -11.24% 25
Buckinghamshire -13 49 £42,500 +12.58% 10
West Sussex -33 44 £45,000 - 4
East Sussex +9 40 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Kent -4 16 £38,000 -20.00% 8
Middlesex -9 2 £48,750 +21.87%
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 679 (51.60%) C++
2 479 (36.40%) Software Engineering
3 438 (33.28%) Linux
4 382 (29.03%) Degree
5 340 (25.84%) Java
6 302 (22.95%) Windows
7 290 (22.04%) C#
8 265 (20.14%) Python
9 224 (17.02%) SQL
10 201 (15.27%) UNIX
11 197 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
12 189 (14.36%) Finance
13 186 (14.13%) Security Cleared
14 175 (13.30%) Computer Science
15 155 (11.78%) .NET
16 141 (10.71%) SQL Server
17 138 (10.49%) Oracle
18 137 (10.41%) Embedded C
18 137 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
19 131 (9.95%) JavaScript
20 124 (9.42%) HTML
20 124 (9.42%) SC Cleared
21 123 (9.35%) Mathematics
22 119 (9.04%) Project Management
22 119 (9.04%) Telecoms
23 117 (8.89%) Manufacturing
24 116 (8.81%) Electronics
25 112 (8.51%) UML
26 111 (8.43%) XML
27 109 (8.28%) OO

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 31 (2.36%) IIS
2 29 (2.20%) Apache
3 27 (2.05%) SAS
4 14 (1.06%) Tomcat
5 13 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (0.84%) Node.js
7 9 (0.68%) SharePoint
8 8 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (0.61%) WebSphere
8 8 (0.61%) Apache Pig
9 6 (0.46%) Jetty
10 5 (0.38%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.38%) JBoss
10 5 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.38%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.30%) TPMS
11 4 (0.30%) Kinematics
11 4 (0.30%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.30%) Lync
Applications
1 70 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 32 (2.43%) MS Office
3 20 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.46%) MS Project
6 4 (0.30%) Simulink
7 3 (0.23%) Doxygen
8 2 (0.15%) SPSS
8 2 (0.15%) GNU Octave
8 2 (0.15%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.15%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.076%) Windchill
9 1 (0.076%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (1.90%) SAP APO
1 25 (1.90%) SAP R/3
1 25 (1.90%) SAP SCM
2 20 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.23%) Primavera
4 3 (0.23%) LabWindows
5 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.15%) ProductWriter
6 1 (0.076%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.076%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.076%) Oracle BRM
6 1 (0.076%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.076%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.076%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.076%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 22 (1.67%) SaaS
2 9 (0.68%) Office 365
3 8 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
4 7 (0.53%) Google Analytics
4 7 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.46%) Taleo
5 6 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.46%) Responsys
6 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.076%) GitHub
7 1 (0.076%) PaaS
7 1 (0.076%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 108 (8.21%) TCP/IP
2 58 (4.41%) Firewall
3 38 (2.89%) WAN
4 36 (2.74%) Wireless
5 31 (2.36%) LAN
5 31 (2.36%) Ethernet
6 27 (2.05%) Internet
7 24 (1.82%) HTTP
8 23 (1.75%) SAN
8 23 (1.75%) VPN
9 20 (1.52%) DNS
10 17 (1.29%) VoIP
11 15 (1.14%) OSPF
11 15 (1.14%) BGP
11 15 (1.14%) Fibre Channel
12 14 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (0.99%) MPLS
14 12 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
15 11 (0.84%) RFID
15 11 (0.84%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 70 (5.32%) MySQL
3 50 (3.80%) Relational Database
4 45 (3.42%) Oracle Database
5 31 (2.36%) RDBMS
6 24 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
7 23 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 22 (1.67%) Big Data
9 18 (1.37%) MongoDB
9 18 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (1.14%) SAP BI
10 15 (1.14%) Hadoop
10 15 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (1.14%) NoSQL
11 14 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (0.84%) Base SAS
13 10 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (0.61%) Sqoop
14 8 (0.61%) Apache Hive
14 8 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 69 (5.24%) Subversion
2 53 (4.03%) Git (software)
3 42 (3.19%) Visual Studio
4 39 (2.96%) JIRA
5 31 (2.36%) Rational DOORS
6 28 (2.13%) Jenkins
6 28 (2.13%) Eclipse
7 23 (1.75%) ProC
8 20 (1.52%) TeamCity
9 17 (1.29%) LoadRunner
10 16 (1.22%) NUnit
11 13 (0.99%) Selenium
12 12 (0.91%) TestDirector
13 11 (0.84%) InstallShield
13 11 (0.84%) GCC
14 10 (0.76%) Metasploit
15 9 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (0.61%) Clang
17 6 (0.46%) Bugzilla
17 6 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
General
1 189 (14.36%) Finance
2 119 (9.04%) Telecoms
3 117 (8.89%) Manufacturing
4 116 (8.81%) Electronics
5 49 (3.72%) Aerospace
5 49 (3.72%) Automotive
6 44 (3.34%) Banking
7 43 (3.27%) Marketing
8 27 (2.05%) Retail
9 19 (1.44%) Games
10 16 (1.22%) Legal
11 15 (1.14%) Military
12 13 (0.99%) Publishing
12 13 (0.99%) Back Office
13 11 (0.84%) Avionics
14 7 (0.53%) Advertising
15 3 (0.23%) Billing
15 3 (0.23%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.15%) French Language
16 2 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 373 (28.34%) Developer
2 306 (23.25%) Software Engineer
3 153 (11.63%) Software Developer
4 95 (7.22%) Analyst
5 75 (5.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 73 (5.55%) Consultant
7 71 (5.40%) Senior Software Engineer
8 70 (5.32%) C Developer
9 63 (4.79%) C++ Developer
10 57 (4.33%) Architect
10 57 (4.33%) Support Engineer
11 46 (3.50%) Graduate
12 43 (3.27%) Systems Engineer
13 42 (3.19%) Senior Developer
14 39 (2.96%) Programmer
14 39 (2.96%) C# Developer
15 34 (2.58%) Junior
15 34 (2.58%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
16 32 (2.43%) Graduate Software Engineer
17 31 (2.36%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (11.78%) .NET
2 124 (9.42%) HTML
3 111 (8.43%) XML
4 77 (5.85%) CSS
5 66 (5.02%) ASP.NET
6 40 (3.04%) Spring
7 36 (2.74%) jQuery
8 34 (2.58%) J2EE
9 33 (2.51%) HTML5
10 32 (2.43%) Web Services
11 28 (2.13%) .NET Framework
12 27 (2.05%) Qt
12 27 (2.05%) Hibernate
13 26 (1.98%) ASP.NET MVC
14 25 (1.90%) Ajax
15 24 (1.82%) Swing
15 24 (1.82%) STL
15 24 (1.82%) JDBC
16 20 (1.52%) REST
16 20 (1.52%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 175 (13.30%) Computer Science
2 137 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
3 123 (9.35%) Mathematics
4 87 (6.61%) Embedded Systems
5 71 (5.40%) Algorithms
6 66 (5.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 53 (4.03%) Physics
8 40 (3.04%) Management Information System
9 39 (2.96%) VHDL
10 32 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
10 32 (2.43%) Data Centre
11 30 (2.28%) Device Driver
12 24 (1.82%) Clustering
13 23 (1.75%) Visualisation
14 22 (1.67%) Statistics
15 21 (1.60%) GIS
15 21 (1.60%) Raspberry Pi
16 20 (1.52%) Replication
17 19 (1.44%) Cryptography
17 19 (1.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 438 (33.28%) Linux
2 302 (22.95%) Windows
3 201 (15.27%) UNIX
4 43 (3.27%) Embedded Linux
5 37 (2.81%) Android
6 36 (2.74%) Windows 7
7 34 (2.58%) Mac OS X
8 31 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (2.20%) VxWorks
10 28 (2.13%) Apple iOS
11 26 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (1.44%) Solaris
13 17 (1.29%) Mac OS
14 14 (1.06%) CentOS
15 8 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 8 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
15 8 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (0.53%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.38%) Debian
17 5 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 479 (36.40%) Software Engineering
2 197 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (9.04%) Project Management
4 112 (8.51%) UML
5 109 (8.28%) OO
6 108 (8.21%) SDLC
7 67 (5.09%) Unit Testing
8 65 (4.94%) TDD
9 64 (4.86%) Software Testing
10 62 (4.71%) Validation
11 57 (4.33%) Scrum
12 56 (4.26%) ITIL
13 55 (4.18%) OOD
14 48 (3.65%) Test Automation
15 46 (3.50%) Configuration Management
16 44 (3.34%) OOP
17 42 (3.19%) Multithreading
18 41 (3.12%) Mentoring
19 38 (2.89%) Software Architecture
19 38 (2.89%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 679 (51.60%) C++
2 340 (25.84%) Java
3 290 (22.04%) C#
4 265 (20.14%) Python
5 224 (17.02%) SQL
6 137 (10.41%) Embedded C
7 131 (9.95%) JavaScript
8 106 (8.05%) Perl
9 73 (5.55%) Embedded C++
10 69 (5.24%) PHP
11 62 (4.71%) Ruby
12 57 (4.33%) Shell Script
13 51 (3.88%) VB.NET
14 47 (3.57%) Assembly Language
15 45 (3.42%) MATLAB
16 44 (3.34%) PL/SQL
17 42 (3.19%) VB
18 36 (2.74%) Bash Shell
19 32 (2.43%) Objective-C
20 25 (1.90%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 382 (29.03%) Degree
2 186 (14.13%) Security Cleared
3 124 (9.42%) SC Cleared
4 52 (3.95%) PhD
5 40 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 36 (2.74%) MCSE
6 36 (2.74%) DV Cleared
7 35 (2.66%) ISEB
8 29 (2.20%) ISTQB
9 24 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
10 22 (1.67%) MCP
11 11 (0.84%) CCNA
12 10 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
12 10 (0.76%) PMP
13 8 (0.61%) PMI Certification
13 8 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.53%) CISSP
15 6 (0.46%) CCIE
15 6 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (5.55%) QA
2 35 (2.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 22 (1.67%) ISO 9001
4 16 (1.22%) SLA
5 13 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (0.91%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.53%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.46%) PMBOK
8 6 (0.46%) TickIT
9 5 (0.38%) DO-178B
10 4 (0.30%) JTAG
11 3 (0.23%) IEC 61508
11 3 (0.23%) COBIT
11 3 (0.23%) HL7
11 3 (0.23%) DICOM
12 1 (0.076%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.076%) GPG13
System Software
1 82 (6.23%) Firmware
2 51 (3.88%) Active Directory
3 45 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (1.44%) VMware ESX
5 9 (0.68%) vSphere
6 8 (0.61%) Apache Flume
7 7 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.53%) XenApp
7 7 (0.53%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.46%) VirtualBox
8 6 (0.46%) KVM
9 5 (0.38%) iptables
9 5 (0.38%) NFS
10 4 (0.30%) Xen
10 4 (0.30%) XenServer
11 3 (0.23%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.15%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.076%) vCloud
13 1 (0.076%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 35 (2.66%) Legato
2 14 (1.06%) Oracle RMAN
2 14 (1.06%) Data Guard
3 13 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 12 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (0.91%) Nessus
5 10 (0.76%) Nmap
6 8 (0.61%) SCCM
6 8 (0.61%) Puppet
7 7 (0.53%) SELinux
8 6 (0.46%) Graphite
8 6 (0.46%) Hyperic
8 6 (0.46%) Vagrant
8 6 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (0.46%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.30%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.23%) WMI
10 3 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 138 (10.49%) Oracle
2 87 (6.61%) EMC
3 85 (6.46%) Microsoft
3 85 (6.46%) Cisco
4 72 (5.47%) SAP
5 65 (4.94%) VMware
6 57 (4.33%) NetApp
7 34 (2.58%) HP
7 34 (2.58%) Red Hat
8 29 (2.20%) CommVault
9 25 (1.90%) QNX
10 20 (1.52%) Citrix
11 15 (1.14%) IBM
12 14 (1.06%) Sun
12 14 (1.06%) Telelogic
13 12 (0.91%) Xamarin
14 11 (0.84%) Juniper
15 9 (0.68%) Google
15 9 (0.68%) SolarWinds
16 8 (0.61%) Xilinx
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Annual bonus,pension, work from home
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Staines, Middlesex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Prospects + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Strong holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + career growth, benefits, gym membership
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum Comprehensive package
Posted: 4 days ago