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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 84 72 76
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing C 673 848 773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.25% 3.74% 3.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.72% 7.67% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 473 657 594
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
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
10019 11057 10817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.31% 48.82% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 8610 9504 9481
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 £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 31 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 31 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 -8 168 £43,000 +1.17% 23
Surrey +9 154 £50,000 +11.11% 27
Berkshire -11 124 £45,000 +5.88% 26
Oxfordshire +20 74 £40,000 +9.58% 12
West Sussex -25 49 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Buckinghamshire -17 44 £37,500 -1.96% 18
East Sussex +20 37 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Kent -10 13 £38,000 -20.00% 9
Middlesex -11 4 £48,750 +14.70% 1
Sussex -4 2 £37,500 -21.05% 1
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 672 (51.18%) C++
2 471 (35.87%) Software Engineering
3 433 (32.98%) Linux
4 388 (29.55%) Degree
5 338 (25.74%) Java
6 306 (23.31%) Windows
7 301 (22.92%) C#
8 268 (20.41%) Python
9 213 (16.22%) SQL
10 201 (15.31%) UNIX
11 194 (14.78%) Security Cleared
12 187 (14.24%) Agile Software Development
12 187 (14.24%) Finance
13 175 (13.33%) Computer Science
14 151 (11.50%) .NET
15 138 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
16 136 (10.36%) SQL Server
17 134 (10.21%) Telecoms
18 130 (9.90%) Oracle
18 130 (9.90%) Embedded C
19 128 (9.75%) JavaScript
20 127 (9.67%) Mathematics
21 124 (9.44%) SC Cleared
22 121 (9.22%) HTML
23 118 (8.99%) Manufacturing
24 115 (8.76%) Electronics
25 114 (8.68%) Project Management
25 114 (8.68%) XML
26 111 (8.45%) SDLC
27 108 (8.23%) OO

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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%) Apache
2 29 (2.21%) IIS
3 28 (2.13%) SAS
4 12 (0.91%) Tomcat
5 11 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (0.76%) Node.js
7 8 (0.61%) Apache Pig
7 8 (0.61%) SharePoint
8 6 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (0.46%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.46%) Jetty
8 6 (0.46%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.38%) JBoss
9 5 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.30%) Kinematics
10 4 (0.30%) Lync
11 3 (0.23%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.23%) CMS
11 3 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.23%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 74 (5.64%) MS Excel
2 32 (2.44%) MS Office
3 20 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.46%) MS Project
6 5 (0.38%) Simulink
7 4 (0.30%) Doxygen
8 3 (0.23%) SPSS
9 2 (0.15%) Mathematica
9 2 (0.15%) GNU Octave
10 1 (0.076%) Siemens NX
10 1 (0.076%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (1.98%) SAP SCM
2 25 (1.90%) SAP APO
2 25 (1.90%) SAP R/3
3 19 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.23%) LabWindows
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.15%) ProductWriter
7 1 (0.076%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 1 (0.076%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle BRM
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.076%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 28 (2.13%) SaaS
2 11 (0.84%) Office 365
3 9 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
5 7 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.46%) Taleo
6 6 (0.46%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.46%) Responsys
7 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.076%) GitHub
8 1 (0.076%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 98 (7.46%) TCP/IP
2 56 (4.27%) Firewall
3 40 (3.05%) WAN
4 37 (2.82%) Wireless
5 33 (2.51%) Internet
6 32 (2.44%) LAN
7 31 (2.36%) HTTP
8 30 (2.28%) Ethernet
9 27 (2.06%) SAN
10 26 (1.98%) VPN
11 21 (1.60%) DNS
12 18 (1.37%) VoIP
13 16 (1.22%) OSPF
13 16 (1.22%) BGP
13 16 (1.22%) Fibre Channel
14 15 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
15 14 (1.07%) SSL
16 13 (0.99%) MPLS
16 13 (0.99%) RFID
17 12 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (10.36%) SQL Server
2 82 (6.25%) MySQL
3 60 (4.57%) Relational Database
4 44 (3.35%) Oracle Database
5 35 (2.67%) RDBMS
6 23 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
6 23 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (1.45%) MongoDB
7 19 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (1.45%) Big Data
8 17 (1.29%) Hadoop
9 16 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 16 (1.22%) NoSQL
10 15 (1.14%) SAP BI
11 13 (0.99%) Base SAS
12 12 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (0.61%) Sqoop
14 8 (0.61%) Apache Hive
14 8 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 71 (5.41%) Subversion
2 57 (4.34%) Git (software)
3 45 (3.43%) Visual Studio
4 40 (3.05%) JIRA
5 30 (2.28%) Rational DOORS
6 25 (1.90%) Jenkins
7 23 (1.75%) Eclipse
8 22 (1.68%) ProC
8 22 (1.68%) TeamCity
9 16 (1.22%) Metasploit
10 14 (1.07%) NUnit
10 14 (1.07%) InstallShield
10 14 (1.07%) LoadRunner
10 14 (1.07%) GCC
11 13 (0.99%) Selenium
12 11 (0.84%) Clang
13 10 (0.76%) TestDirector
14 9 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
15 6 (0.46%) Bugzilla
General
1 187 (14.24%) Finance
2 134 (10.21%) Telecoms
3 118 (8.99%) Manufacturing
4 115 (8.76%) Electronics
5 53 (4.04%) Automotive
6 49 (3.73%) Aerospace
7 44 (3.35%) Banking
7 44 (3.35%) Marketing
8 24 (1.83%) Retail
9 20 (1.52%) Games
10 15 (1.14%) Military
10 15 (1.14%) Legal
11 14 (1.07%) Back Office
12 12 (0.91%) Avionics
13 10 (0.76%) Publishing
14 9 (0.69%) 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
1 370 (28.18%) Developer
2 299 (22.77%) Software Engineer
3 153 (11.65%) Software Developer
4 99 (7.54%) Analyst
5 81 (6.17%) Consultant
6 77 (5.86%) C Developer
7 66 (5.03%) C++ Developer
8 65 (4.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 60 (4.57%) Senior Software Engineer
10 56 (4.27%) Architect
11 49 (3.73%) Support Engineer
12 47 (3.58%) Senior Developer
12 47 (3.58%) Systems Engineer
13 45 (3.43%) Graduate
14 39 (2.97%) Junior
15 38 (2.89%) Programmer
16 37 (2.82%) C# Developer
17 35 (2.67%) Team Leader
18 31 (2.36%) Test Engineer
19 29 (2.21%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (11.50%) .NET
2 121 (9.22%) HTML
3 114 (8.68%) XML
4 77 (5.86%) CSS
5 61 (4.65%) ASP.NET
6 38 (2.89%) Spring
7 35 (2.67%) jQuery
8 33 (2.51%) HTML5
9 30 (2.28%) J2EE
10 28 (2.13%) STL
10 28 (2.13%) Qt
11 27 (2.06%) .NET Framework
12 26 (1.98%) Web Services
12 26 (1.98%) Hibernate
13 25 (1.90%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (1.83%) Swing
14 24 (1.83%) JDBC
15 22 (1.68%) Ajax
15 22 (1.68%) REST
15 22 (1.68%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 175 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 138 (10.51%) Analytical Skills
3 127 (9.67%) Mathematics
4 85 (6.47%) Embedded Systems
5 66 (5.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 60 (4.57%) Algorithms
7 58 (4.42%) Physics
8 38 (2.89%) Management Information System
9 35 (2.67%) Data Centre
10 33 (2.51%) VHDL
11 30 (2.28%) Device Driver
11 30 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
12 27 (2.06%) Clustering
13 25 (1.90%) Raspberry Pi
14 22 (1.68%) Replication
15 21 (1.60%) Statistics
16 19 (1.45%) GIS
16 19 (1.45%) User Experience
17 18 (1.37%) Blackberry
18 17 (1.29%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 433 (32.98%) Linux
2 306 (23.31%) Windows
3 201 (15.31%) UNIX
4 45 (3.43%) Embedded Linux
5 36 (2.74%) Windows 7
6 35 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (2.59%) Android
8 33 (2.51%) Mac OS X
9 31 (2.36%) VxWorks
10 27 (2.06%) Apple iOS
11 26 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
12 22 (1.68%) Solaris
13 19 (1.45%) Mac OS
14 12 (0.91%) CentOS
15 9 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 9 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
17 6 (0.46%) SUSE
18 5 (0.38%) Debian
18 5 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 471 (35.87%) Software Engineering
2 187 (14.24%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (8.68%) Project Management
4 111 (8.45%) SDLC
5 108 (8.23%) OO
6 104 (7.92%) UML
7 70 (5.33%) TDD
8 65 (4.95%) Unit Testing
9 64 (4.87%) Validation
10 63 (4.80%) Software Testing
11 56 (4.27%) ITIL
12 53 (4.04%) OOD
12 53 (4.04%) Scrum
13 49 (3.73%) OOP
13 49 (3.73%) Multithreading
14 46 (3.50%) Test Automation
14 46 (3.50%) Configuration Management
15 41 (3.12%) Information Security
16 40 (3.05%) Cyber Security
17 39 (2.97%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 672 (51.18%) C++
2 338 (25.74%) Java
3 301 (22.92%) C#
4 268 (20.41%) Python
5 213 (16.22%) SQL
6 130 (9.90%) Embedded C
7 128 (9.75%) JavaScript
8 102 (7.77%) Perl
9 72 (5.48%) PHP
10 66 (5.03%) Embedded C++
11 58 (4.42%) Shell Script
12 56 (4.27%) Ruby
13 51 (3.88%) VB.NET
14 44 (3.35%) Assembly Language
14 44 (3.35%) Bash Shell
15 41 (3.12%) MATLAB
16 39 (2.97%) VB
16 39 (2.97%) PL/SQL
17 29 (2.21%) Objective-C
18 26 (1.98%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 388 (29.55%) Degree
2 194 (14.78%) Security Cleared
3 124 (9.44%) SC Cleared
4 45 (3.43%) PhD
5 42 (3.20%) DV Cleared
6 41 (3.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 37 (2.82%) MCSE
8 36 (2.74%) ISEB
9 34 (2.59%) ISTQB
10 24 (1.83%) MCP
11 21 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
13 10 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 9 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 9 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (0.69%) PMP
15 8 (0.61%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.61%) CCNA
16 7 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 6 (0.46%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (5.79%) QA
2 33 (2.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 16 (1.22%) ISO 9001
4 15 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (1.07%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.84%) SLA
7 7 (0.53%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.53%) PMBOK
8 6 (0.46%) TickIT
9 5 (0.38%) DO-178B
10 3 (0.23%) JTAG
10 3 (0.23%) COBIT
11 2 (0.15%) HL7
11 2 (0.15%) DICOM
11 2 (0.15%) IEC 61508
12 1 (0.076%) GPG13
System Software
1 78 (5.94%) Firmware
2 52 (3.96%) Active Directory
3 48 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (1.45%) VMware ESX
5 8 (0.61%) XenApp
5 8 (0.61%) XenDesktop
5 8 (0.61%) Apache Flume
6 6 (0.46%) KVM
6 6 (0.46%) vSphere
6 6 (0.46%) VirtualBox
7 5 (0.38%) NFS
7 5 (0.38%) iptables
8 4 (0.30%) Xen
8 4 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.30%) XenServer
9 2 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.15%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.15%) Snort
10 1 (0.076%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 35 (2.67%) Legato
2 20 (1.52%) Nessus
3 18 (1.37%) Nmap
4 14 (1.07%) Data Guard
4 14 (1.07%) Oracle RMAN
5 13 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 10 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
7 9 (0.69%) Hyperic
7 9 (0.69%) SCCM
8 8 (0.61%) SELinux
8 8 (0.61%) Puppet
9 6 (0.46%) Vagrant
9 6 (0.46%) Graphite
9 6 (0.46%) NetBackup
9 6 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (0.23%) WMI
10 3 (0.23%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.15%) Cacti
11 2 (0.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 130 (9.90%) Oracle
2 92 (7.01%) Microsoft
3 83 (6.32%) Cisco
4 81 (6.17%) EMC
5 71 (5.41%) SAP
6 64 (4.87%) VMware
7 60 (4.57%) NetApp
8 38 (2.89%) Red Hat
9 31 (2.36%) HP
10 30 (2.28%) QNX
11 29 (2.21%) CommVault
12 23 (1.75%) Citrix
13 16 (1.22%) IBM
14 13 (0.99%) Telelogic
15 11 (0.84%) Sun
15 11 (0.84%) Juniper
16 10 (0.76%) SolarWinds
16 10 (0.76%) Websense
17 9 (0.69%) Symantec
17 9 (0.69%) Xilinx
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, plus Bonus + 27 days holiday
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
CBS butler
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Travelport
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fordingbridge, Hampshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens, Package
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: Yesterday