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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 83 79 75
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Permanent jobs citing C 736 787 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.37% 3.62% 3.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 7.25% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 570 636 718
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
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
10303 10849 12383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.12% 49.92% 53.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8831 9219 11277
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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
Surrey -4 166 £45,000 +8.43% 37
Hampshire +1 162 £41,500 -2.35% 25
Berkshire -6 123 £50,000 +11.11% 28
Oxfordshire +14 78 £40,000 +1.26% 24
West Sussex -6 69 £42,500 -8.10% 12
Buckinghamshire -16 51 £35,000 -17.64% 2
East Sussex -21 38 £42,500 +1.19% 2
Kent -17 32 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Middlesex +6 9 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Sussex +3 2 £45,000 -10.00%
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 795 (54.68%) C++
2 515 (35.42%) Software Engineering
3 486 (33.43%) Linux
4 478 (32.87%) Degree
5 413 (28.40%) Java
6 340 (23.38%) C#
7 306 (21.05%) Windows
8 246 (16.92%) SQL
9 229 (15.75%) Python
10 226 (15.54%) Computer Science
11 208 (14.31%) OO
12 189 (13.00%) .NET
13 180 (12.38%) Agile Software Development
14 171 (11.76%) Security Cleared
15 170 (11.69%) HTML
16 168 (11.55%) JavaScript
16 168 (11.55%) Mathematics
17 166 (11.42%) Finance
18 159 (10.94%) Microsoft
19 147 (10.11%) Electronics
20 146 (10.04%) Perl
20 146 (10.04%) Oracle
21 145 (9.97%) UNIX
22 142 (9.77%) XML
23 138 (9.49%) Embedded Systems
24 132 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
24 132 (9.08%) Embedded C
25 125 (8.60%) Project Management
26 123 (8.46%) UML
27 121 (8.32%) MS Excel

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 44 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 26 (1.79%) Tomcat
3 23 (1.58%) MS Exchange
4 19 (1.31%) IIS
5 18 (1.24%) Apache
6 13 (0.89%) Node.js
7 12 (0.83%) WebLogic
8 11 (0.76%) SAS
8 11 (0.76%) WebSphere
9 10 (0.69%) CMS
10 9 (0.62%) JBoss
11 7 (0.48%) Lync
12 5 (0.34%) Moodle
13 4 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
13 4 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.21%) Joomla!
14 3 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.21%) Drupal
14 3 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 121 (8.32%) MS Excel
2 49 (3.37%) MS Office
3 12 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.48%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.41%) MS Project
6 6 (0.41%) TargetLink
6 6 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.28%) SPSS
7 4 (0.28%) Simulink
7 4 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.21%) InDesign
9 2 (0.14%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.069%) PrintSoft PReS
10 1 (0.069%) Doxygen
10 1 (0.069%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.069%) Maple
Business Applications
1 51 (3.51%) SAP APO
1 51 (3.51%) SAP R/3
1 51 (3.51%) SAP SCM
2 28 (1.93%) Dynamics NAV
3 18 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.48%) SiteCatalyst
5 4 (0.28%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.14%) Summit
8 1 (0.069%) Agresso
8 1 (0.069%) Nortel Periphonics
8 1 (0.069%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.069%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.86%) SaaS
2 22 (1.51%) Office 365
3 16 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.76%) IBM Blueworks
5 10 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.28%) IaaS
6 4 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 118 (8.12%) TCP/IP
2 71 (4.88%) Ethernet
3 66 (4.54%) HTTP
4 64 (4.40%) Internet
5 62 (4.26%) Firewall
6 48 (3.30%) Wireless
7 37 (2.54%) DNS
8 34 (2.34%) LAN
9 33 (2.27%) ADSL
10 31 (2.13%) WAN
11 29 (1.99%) VPN
12 26 (1.79%) GSM
13 23 (1.58%) CTI
14 20 (1.38%) VoIP
14 20 (1.38%) SSL
15 18 (1.24%) MPLS
15 18 (1.24%) GPRS
16 17 (1.17%) LDAP
17 15 (1.03%) SNMP
18 13 (0.89%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 65 (4.47%) MySQL
3 40 (2.75%) Relational Database
4 28 (1.93%) Oracle Database
5 26 (1.79%) Big Data
6 22 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
7 16 (1.10%) QlikView
8 15 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (0.96%) MongoDB
10 10 (0.69%) SQLite
11 9 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (0.62%) NoSQL
12 8 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (0.55%) RDBMS
13 6 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.28%) MS Access
14 4 (0.28%) Data Mining
14 4 (0.28%) HBase
15 3 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 100 (6.88%) Visual Studio
2 94 (6.46%) Subversion
3 67 (4.61%) Git (software)
4 30 (2.06%) JIRA
5 25 (1.72%) ClearCase
6 21 (1.44%) Eclipse
6 21 (1.44%) Jenkins
7 18 (1.24%) ProC
8 13 (0.89%) NUnit
9 12 (0.83%) LoadRunner
10 11 (0.76%) Maven
10 11 (0.76%) GDB
10 11 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (0.69%) Rational DOORS
11 10 (0.69%) Ant
12 9 (0.62%) Bugzilla
12 9 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (0.55%) JUnit
14 7 (0.48%) PVCS
14 7 (0.48%) InstallShield
General
1 166 (11.42%) Finance
2 147 (10.11%) Electronics
3 117 (8.05%) Telecoms
4 55 (3.78%) Aerospace
5 48 (3.30%) Marketing
6 47 (3.23%) Manufacturing
7 43 (2.96%) Banking
8 34 (2.34%) Automotive
9 31 (2.13%) Military
10 29 (1.99%) Legal
11 28 (1.93%) Retail
12 13 (0.89%) Advertising
13 8 (0.55%) Avionics
14 7 (0.48%) French Language
14 7 (0.48%) Front Office
15 5 (0.34%) Publishing
15 5 (0.34%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.34%) Billing
15 5 (0.34%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 446 (30.67%) Developer
2 376 (25.86%) Software Engineer
3 160 (11.00%) Software Developer
4 102 (7.02%) Consultant
5 100 (6.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 91 (6.26%) Analyst
7 79 (5.43%) Senior Software Engineer
8 77 (5.30%) C++ Developer
9 64 (4.40%) Junior
9 64 (4.40%) Graduate
10 62 (4.26%) C++ Software Engineer
11 58 (3.99%) Java Developer
12 57 (3.92%) Web Developer
13 55 (3.78%) Support Engineer
14 53 (3.65%) Senior Developer
14 53 (3.65%) Architect
15 51 (3.51%) SAP Consultant
15 51 (3.51%) SAP APO Consultant
15 51 (3.51%) Managing Consultant
16 50 (3.44%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 189 (13.00%) .NET
2 170 (11.69%) HTML
3 142 (9.77%) XML
4 103 (7.08%) Web Services
5 89 (6.12%) CSS
6 55 (3.78%) J2EE
7 44 (3.03%) MFC
7 44 (3.03%) JSP
8 43 (2.96%) ASP.NET
9 40 (2.75%) SOAP
9 40 (2.75%) jQuery
10 38 (2.61%) HTML5
11 35 (2.41%) .NET Framework
12 34 (2.34%) RESTful
13 32 (2.20%) Spring
14 30 (2.06%) REST
15 24 (1.65%) LAMP
16 21 (1.44%) Swing
17 20 (1.38%) JDBC
17 20 (1.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 226 (15.54%) Computer Science
2 168 (11.55%) Mathematics
3 138 (9.49%) Embedded Systems
4 132 (9.08%) Analytical Skills
5 113 (7.77%) Algorithms
6 96 (6.60%) Physics
7 40 (2.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 38 (2.61%) User Experience
9 36 (2.48%) VHDL
10 35 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
11 32 (2.20%) Device Driver
11 32 (2.20%) Open Source
12 30 (2.06%) Mobile App
13 24 (1.65%) Visualisation
14 22 (1.51%) PMI
15 18 (1.24%) Social Media
16 16 (1.10%) MPEG
17 15 (1.03%) Management Information System
18 14 (0.96%) Life Science
19 13 (0.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 486 (33.43%) Linux
2 306 (21.05%) Windows
3 145 (9.97%) UNIX
4 80 (5.50%) Android
5 52 (3.58%) Embedded Linux
6 47 (3.23%) Apple iOS
7 31 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (1.72%) Solaris
8 25 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (1.44%) Mac OS X
10 20 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (1.10%) VxWorks
12 15 (1.03%) Fedora
13 13 (0.89%) CentOS
13 13 (0.89%) Windows 7
13 13 (0.89%) Debian
14 11 (0.76%) AIX
15 10 (0.69%) Mac OS
16 9 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
17 8 (0.55%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 515 (35.42%) Software Engineering
2 208 (14.31%) OO
3 180 (12.38%) Agile Software Development
4 125 (8.60%) Project Management
5 123 (8.46%) UML
6 102 (7.02%) Multithreading
7 98 (6.74%) ITIL
8 87 (5.98%) OOD
9 78 (5.36%) Mentoring
10 76 (5.23%) Signal Processing
11 69 (4.75%) Business Development
12 67 (4.61%) Software Testing
13 62 (4.26%) Kalman Filter
14 54 (3.71%) OOP
14 54 (3.71%) Configuration Management
14 54 (3.71%) Scrum
15 49 (3.37%) Change Management
16 46 (3.16%) Stakeholder Management
16 46 (3.16%) Analytics
17 43 (2.96%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 795 (54.68%) C++
2 413 (28.40%) Java
3 340 (23.38%) C#
4 246 (16.92%) SQL
5 229 (15.75%) Python
6 168 (11.55%) JavaScript
7 146 (10.04%) Perl
8 132 (9.08%) Embedded C
9 87 (5.98%) Embedded C++
10 81 (5.57%) PHP
11 66 (4.54%) Assembly Language
12 62 (4.26%) MATLAB
13 55 (3.78%) Ruby
14 53 (3.65%) VB
14 53 (3.65%) Bash Shell
15 51 (3.51%) ABAP
16 49 (3.37%) PL/SQL
17 42 (2.89%) Shell Script
18 34 (2.34%) Fortran
19 31 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 478 (32.87%) Degree
2 171 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 111 (7.63%) SC Cleared
4 92 (6.33%) PhD
5 37 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
6 33 (2.27%) CCNA
7 30 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 24 (1.65%) DV Cleared
9 23 (1.58%) PMI Certification
10 21 (1.44%) Network+ Certification
11 18 (1.24%) HND
12 16 (1.10%) MCSE
12 16 (1.10%) CISSP
13 13 (0.89%) HNC
14 12 (0.83%) ISEB
15 11 (0.76%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
16 10 (0.69%) MCP
16 10 (0.69%) PMP
17 7 (0.48%) MCSA
17 7 (0.48%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.37%) SLA
2 48 (3.30%) ISO 9001
3 47 (3.23%) QA
4 17 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.69%) JTAG
6 7 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.34%) IEC 61508
7 5 (0.34%) DO-178B
8 3 (0.21%) ISO 8583
8 3 (0.21%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.14%) GPG13
9 2 (0.14%) COBIT
10 1 (0.069%) HL7
10 1 (0.069%) DICOM
10 1 (0.069%) HMG Infosec
10 1 (0.069%) BS25999
10 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 73 (5.02%) Firmware
2 51 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 38 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (1.03%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.96%) vSphere
6 12 (0.83%) NFS
7 6 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.34%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.28%) Sendmail
10 3 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.14%) Snort
11 2 (0.14%) Xen
12 1 (0.069%) Oracle RMAN
12 1 (0.069%) KVM
12 1 (0.069%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
1 16 (1.10%) Puppet
2 13 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (0.83%) Nagios
4 7 (0.48%) NetBackup
5 6 (0.41%) Control-M
5 6 (0.41%) OpenView
6 5 (0.34%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (0.34%) Capistrano
7 4 (0.28%) logstash
7 4 (0.28%) Icinga
7 4 (0.28%) Graphite
7 4 (0.28%) Netcool
7 4 (0.28%) Cacti
8 3 (0.21%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (0.21%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.21%) SELinux
9 2 (0.14%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 159 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 146 (10.04%) Oracle
3 78 (5.36%) SAP
4 60 (4.13%) Cisco
5 50 (3.44%) VMware
6 47 (3.23%) HP
7 35 (2.41%) IBM
8 33 (2.27%) EMC
9 32 (2.20%) Red Hat
10 24 (1.65%) SolarWinds
11 23 (1.58%) BMC
11 23 (1.58%) Adobe
12 22 (1.51%) F5
13 20 (1.38%) Dell
14 18 (1.24%) Citrix
14 18 (1.24%) Juniper
14 18 (1.24%) Sophos
15 17 (1.17%) Sun
16 11 (0.76%) webMethods
17 10 (0.69%) Remedy
Southampton, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kent
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonuses + share scheme
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: £50k to £75k DoE
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus a great bonus!
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
ECM Selection
Salary: up to £55k DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38500 - £46250 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 60000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago