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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 85 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing C 712 704 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.28% 3.33% 3.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.94% 6.80% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 556 585 718
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 £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
10252 10348 11530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 47.22% 48.92% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8593 9105 10298
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 £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +6 165 £45,000 - 26
Hampshire -4 158 £43,500 +8.75% 28
Berkshire -14 123 £50,000 +11.11% 47
West Sussex +9 105 £42,500 - 6
East Sussex -23 45 £42,500 -3.40% 3
Oxfordshire -13 35 £36,000 +2.85% 36
Buckinghamshire -14 34 £37,500 -6.25% 16
Middlesex +21 28 £42,500 - 7
Kent +13 28 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Home Counties +8 1 - - 1
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 893 (52.75%) C++
2 604 (35.68%) Linux
3 584 (34.49%) Software Engineering
4 582 (34.38%) Degree
5 543 (32.07%) Java
6 393 (23.21%) C#
7 354 (20.91%) SQL
8 349 (20.61%) Windows
9 238 (14.06%) .NET
10 234 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
11 227 (13.41%) OO
12 226 (13.35%) Finance
13 225 (13.29%) Python
14 224 (13.23%) HTML
15 223 (13.17%) Security Cleared
16 215 (12.70%) Computer Science
17 199 (11.75%) JavaScript
18 197 (11.64%) Telecoms
19 185 (10.93%) Oracle
19 185 (10.93%) XML
20 184 (10.87%) Mathematics
21 173 (10.22%) Microsoft
22 165 (9.75%) Electronics
23 160 (9.45%) Project Management
24 150 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
25 146 (8.62%) TCP/IP
26 145 (8.56%) Embedded C
27 144 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
28 138 (8.15%) Multithreading
29 134 (7.91%) UNIX

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 38 (2.24%) SharePoint
2 34 (2.01%) MS Exchange
3 29 (1.71%) Apache
4 26 (1.54%) Tomcat
5 25 (1.48%) Node.js
6 14 (0.83%) IIS
7 12 (0.71%) Lync
8 10 (0.59%) CMS
9 8 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (0.41%) Moodle
10 7 (0.41%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.30%) Jetty
13 4 (0.24%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.24%) SAS
14 3 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.18%) ArcGIS
14 3 (0.18%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 117 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 68 (4.02%) MS Office
3 13 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.71%) MS Project
5 6 (0.35%) AutoCAD
6 5 (0.30%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.30%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.24%) TargetLink
8 2 (0.12%) Simulink
8 2 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.12%) InDesign
9 1 (0.059%) SPSS
9 1 (0.059%) Maple
Business Applications
1 45 (2.66%) SAP APO
1 45 (2.66%) SAP R/3
1 45 (2.66%) SAP SCM
2 28 (1.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.30%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.24%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.18%) SiteCatalyst
7 2 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.12%) Summit
8 1 (0.059%) Agresso
8 1 (0.059%) Maximo
8 1 (0.059%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.059%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.059%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 37 (2.19%) SaaS
2 28 (1.65%) Office 365
3 18 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.12%) IaaS
5 2 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.059%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 146 (8.62%) TCP/IP
2 93 (5.49%) Ethernet
3 85 (5.02%) HTTP
4 83 (4.90%) LAN
5 76 (4.49%) Internet
6 60 (3.54%) Firewall
7 50 (2.95%) Wireless
8 48 (2.84%) CTI
9 47 (2.78%) SSL
10 33 (1.95%) SAN
11 32 (1.89%) ADSL
12 31 (1.83%) DNS
13 28 (1.65%) FTP
14 27 (1.59%) GSM
15 26 (1.54%) WAN
16 24 (1.42%) VoIP
17 23 (1.36%) GPRS
18 21 (1.24%) VPN
19 17 (1.00%) MPLS
19 17 (1.00%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 58 (3.43%) Relational Database
3 47 (2.78%) MySQL
4 28 (1.65%) Oracle Database
4 28 (1.65%) RDBMS
5 24 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
7 17 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (0.95%) HBase
9 13 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (0.53%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (0.53%) MongoDB
11 9 (0.53%) NoSQL
12 8 (0.47%) Big Data
12 8 (0.47%) SQLite
13 7 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (0.35%) QlikView
15 5 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (0.30%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 130 (7.68%) Subversion
2 117 (6.91%) Visual Studio
3 62 (3.66%) Git (software)
4 44 (2.60%) ClearCase
5 25 (1.48%) Selenium
6 21 (1.24%) Jenkins
7 20 (1.18%) JIRA
7 20 (1.18%) Bugzilla
8 19 (1.12%) GDB
9 18 (1.06%) Eclipse
10 16 (0.95%) Ant
10 16 (0.95%) QuickTest Pro
11 15 (0.89%) Rational DOORS
12 14 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (0.77%) LoadRunner
14 12 (0.71%) Maven
15 11 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 8 (0.47%) Appcelerator Titanium
17 7 (0.41%) ProC
17 7 (0.41%) InstallShield
General
1 226 (13.35%) Finance
2 197 (11.64%) Telecoms
3 165 (9.75%) Electronics
4 59 (3.48%) Manufacturing
4 59 (3.48%) Military
5 54 (3.19%) Retail
6 41 (2.42%) Aerospace
7 38 (2.24%) Marketing
8 32 (1.89%) Banking
9 17 (1.00%) Games
9 17 (1.00%) Avionics
10 14 (0.83%) French Language
10 14 (0.83%) Legal
11 11 (0.65%) Advertising
11 11 (0.65%) Automotive
12 8 (0.47%) Billing
13 7 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.35%) Publishing
15 5 (0.30%) Multimedia
16 4 (0.24%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 544 (32.13%) Developer
2 429 (25.34%) Software Engineer
3 166 (9.81%) Consultant
4 154 (9.10%) Software Developer
5 147 (8.68%) Analyst
6 132 (7.80%) C++ Developer
7 120 (7.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 108 (6.38%) C Developer
9 106 (6.26%) C++ Software Engineer
10 91 (5.38%) C# Developer
11 79 (4.67%) Programmer
12 76 (4.49%) Java Developer
13 74 (4.37%) Graduate
14 68 (4.02%) Junior
15 56 (3.31%) Web Developer
15 56 (3.31%) Analyst Programmer
16 55 (3.25%) C Software Engineer
17 54 (3.19%) .NET Developer
18 53 (3.13%) Analyst Developer
19 51 (3.01%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (14.06%) .NET
2 224 (13.23%) HTML
3 185 (10.93%) XML
4 120 (7.09%) CSS
5 92 (5.43%) Web Services
6 70 (4.13%) MFC
7 69 (4.08%) JSP
8 51 (3.01%) ASP.NET
9 47 (2.78%) J2EE
10 45 (2.66%) SOAP
11 44 (2.60%) RESTful
12 41 (2.42%) Spring
13 39 (2.30%) HTML5
14 38 (2.24%) jQuery
15 37 (2.19%) WCF
16 34 (2.01%) .NET Framework
17 29 (1.71%) Swing
18 26 (1.54%) WPF
19 23 (1.36%) OpenGL
20 20 (1.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 215 (12.70%) Computer Science
2 184 (10.87%) Mathematics
3 150 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
4 144 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
5 103 (6.08%) Physics
6 88 (5.20%) Firmware
7 58 (3.43%) VHDL
8 52 (3.07%) Device Driver
9 50 (2.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 47 (2.78%) Open Source
11 35 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
12 34 (2.01%) User Experience
12 34 (2.01%) Mobile App
13 32 (1.89%) Management Information System
14 27 (1.59%) PMI
15 25 (1.48%) Social Media
16 24 (1.42%) EMV
17 20 (1.18%) Kindle
18 18 (1.06%) MPEG
19 15 (0.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 604 (35.68%) Linux
2 349 (20.61%) Windows
3 134 (7.91%) UNIX
4 89 (5.26%) Android
5 81 (4.78%) Embedded Linux
6 55 (3.25%) Apple iOS
7 36 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (1.30%) Windows 7
9 20 (1.18%) Mac OS X
10 17 (1.00%) VxWorks
11 16 (0.95%) Solaris
11 16 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (0.83%) Debian
13 13 (0.77%) AIX
14 11 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (0.59%) Mac OS
15 10 (0.59%) Fedora
16 9 (0.53%) Windows 8
17 8 (0.47%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 584 (34.49%) Software Engineering
2 234 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
3 227 (13.41%) OO
4 160 (9.45%) Project Management
5 138 (8.15%) Multithreading
6 99 (5.85%) Mentoring
7 98 (5.79%) UML
8 97 (5.73%) ITIL
9 95 (5.61%) Kalman Filter
10 84 (4.96%) Configuration Management
11 74 (4.37%) TDD
11 74 (4.37%) Signal Processing
12 73 (4.31%) Business Development
13 71 (4.19%) Image Processing
14 69 (4.08%) OOD
15 67 (3.96%) Software Testing
16 65 (3.84%) Embedded Software Development
17 61 (3.60%) Scrum
18 48 (2.84%) Line Management
19 45 (2.66%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 893 (52.75%) C++
2 543 (32.07%) Java
3 393 (23.21%) C#
4 354 (20.91%) SQL
5 225 (13.29%) Python
6 199 (11.75%) JavaScript
7 145 (8.56%) Embedded C
8 133 (7.86%) Perl
9 115 (6.79%) Embedded C++
10 89 (5.26%) Assembly Language
11 72 (4.25%) MATLAB
12 67 (3.96%) Bash Shell
13 58 (3.43%) Ruby
14 55 (3.25%) PHP
15 53 (3.13%) VB
16 51 (3.01%) Shell Script
17 45 (2.66%) ABAP
18 41 (2.42%) PL/SQL
19 30 (1.77%) Objective-C
20 26 (1.54%) Ada
Qualifications
1 582 (34.38%) Degree
2 223 (13.17%) Security Cleared
3 100 (5.91%) SC Cleared
4 93 (5.49%) Cisco Certification
5 59 (3.48%) CCDA
5 59 (3.48%) CCDP
6 46 (2.72%) DV Cleared
7 44 (2.60%) PhD
8 36 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
9 31 (1.83%) CCNA
10 28 (1.65%) PMI Certification
11 20 (1.18%) Network+ Certification
12 17 (1.00%) MCSE
13 15 (0.89%) PMP
14 13 (0.77%) CISSP
15 10 (0.59%) A+ Certification
15 10 (0.59%) MCSA
16 9 (0.53%) MOS
17 8 (0.47%) MCP
17 8 (0.47%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (3.19%) QA
2 45 (2.66%) ISO 9001
2 45 (2.66%) SLA
3 16 (0.95%) JTAG
4 8 (0.47%) DO-178B
5 7 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.12%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.12%) HL7
6 2 (0.12%) DICOM
7 1 (0.059%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.059%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.059%) TickIT
7 1 (0.059%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.059%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.059%) COBIT
System Software
1 53 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 30 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (1.06%) Hyper-V
4 12 (0.71%) NFS
5 5 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (0.30%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (0.18%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.12%) vSphere
7 2 (0.12%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.12%) Xen
7 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.059%) Nmap
8 1 (0.059%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.059%) KVM
8 1 (0.059%) UAG
8 1 (0.059%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (1.59%) Puppet
2 23 (1.36%) Nagios
3 20 (1.18%) NetBackup
3 20 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
4 13 (0.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 13 (0.77%) Legato
5 12 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.35%) Control-M
6 6 (0.35%) OpenView
7 5 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (0.30%) WSUS
7 5 (0.30%) Capistrano
8 4 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (0.24%) Nessus
9 3 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.12%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.12%) Netcool
10 2 (0.12%) SCOM
10 2 (0.12%) Data Guard
10 2 (0.12%) Cacti
Vendors
1 185 (10.93%) Oracle
2 173 (10.22%) Microsoft
3 131 (7.74%) HP
4 104 (6.14%) Cisco
5 59 (3.48%) SAP
6 40 (2.36%) IBM
7 38 (2.24%) EMC
8 33 (1.95%) VMware
9 24 (1.42%) SolarWinds
10 22 (1.30%) NetApp
11 20 (1.18%) BMC
11 20 (1.18%) Veritas
11 20 (1.18%) Red Hat
12 19 (1.12%) F5
13 18 (1.06%) Sophos
14 16 (0.95%) CheckPoint
14 16 (0.95%) Juniper
14 16 (0.95%) Dell
15 14 (0.83%) Adobe
15 14 (0.83%) Sun
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: Competetive (Negotiable)
Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + car allowance + 15% bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum OTE
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £90k & Bonus, Car Allowance, Corporate Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Health, Parking
Posted: 9 hours ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Private Healthcare & Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NES Global Talent
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Excellent
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive (Negotiable)
Posted: Yesterday
Bloxham, Oxfordshire
TheSmartList
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday