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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 95 78 67
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -11
Permanent jobs citing C 608 711 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.93% 3.52% 3.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.07% 7.02% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 476 577 700
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
10018 10123 11531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.34% 50.06% 52.76%
Number of salaries quoted 8695 8584 10504
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -15 149 £40,500 -4.70% 44
Surrey -19 133 £45,000 - 58
Berkshire -15 105 £48,750 +8.33% 42
West Sussex -8 66 £42,500 -10.52% 6
Oxfordshire -13 52 £40,000 - 20
Buckinghamshire -14 38 £30,000 -30.23% 10
East Sussex -28 32 £45,000 +7.14% 4
Kent +6 22 £41,250 -8.33% 5
Middlesex +6 3 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Sussex -6 1 - -
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 730 (54.19%) C++
2 512 (38.01%) Software Engineering
3 455 (33.78%) Linux
4 430 (31.92%) Degree
5 379 (28.14%) Java
6 306 (22.72%) C#
7 280 (20.79%) Windows
8 222 (16.48%) Computer Science
9 218 (16.18%) Python
10 216 (16.04%) SQL
11 188 (13.96%) OO
12 170 (12.62%) .NET
13 165 (12.25%) Security Cleared
14 159 (11.80%) Agile Software Development
15 152 (11.28%) JavaScript
16 150 (11.14%) Finance
16 150 (11.14%) Mathematics
17 149 (11.06%) HTML
18 140 (10.39%) Microsoft
19 136 (10.10%) Perl
20 135 (10.02%) UNIX
20 135 (10.02%) Embedded C
21 134 (9.95%) Electronics
22 131 (9.73%) UML
22 131 (9.73%) Oracle
23 126 (9.35%) Embedded Systems
24 125 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
24 125 (9.28%) Project Management
25 124 (9.21%) XML
26 120 (8.91%) SC Cleared

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 41 (3.04%) SharePoint
2 25 (1.86%) Tomcat
3 24 (1.78%) IIS
4 20 (1.48%) MS Exchange
5 19 (1.41%) Apache
6 14 (1.04%) WebLogic
6 14 (1.04%) Node.js
7 13 (0.97%) WebSphere
8 12 (0.89%) SAS
9 8 (0.59%) CMS
10 5 (0.37%) Lync
10 5 (0.37%) JCAPS
10 5 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.37%) JBoss
11 4 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.30%) TPMS
11 4 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.22%) Moodle
13 2 (0.15%) Jetty
Applications
1 117 (8.69%) MS Excel
2 46 (3.41%) MS Office
3 11 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (0.82%) MS Project
3 11 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.45%) TargetLink
5 5 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.37%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.30%) SPSS
7 3 (0.22%) Simulink
7 3 (0.22%) InDesign
8 1 (0.074%) Doxygen
8 1 (0.074%) PrintSoft PReS
8 1 (0.074%) Maple
8 1 (0.074%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.074%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 46 (3.41%) SAP SCM
1 46 (3.41%) SAP APO
1 46 (3.41%) SAP R/3
2 25 (1.86%) Dynamics NAV
3 17 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.52%) SiteCatalyst
5 6 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.15%) Nortel Periphonics
8 1 (0.074%) Agresso
8 1 (0.074%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.074%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.56%) SaaS
2 17 (1.26%) Office 365
3 12 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.89%) IBM Blueworks
4 10 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.22%) IaaS
5 3 (0.22%) PaaS
6 1 (0.074%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 119 (8.83%) TCP/IP
2 59 (4.38%) Ethernet
3 58 (4.31%) Firewall
4 56 (4.16%) HTTP
5 53 (3.93%) Internet
6 42 (3.12%) Wireless
7 33 (2.45%) DNS
8 32 (2.38%) LAN
9 27 (2.00%) ADSL
9 27 (2.00%) WAN
10 23 (1.71%) GSM
10 23 (1.71%) VPN
11 20 (1.48%) SSL
11 20 (1.48%) VoIP
12 19 (1.41%) LDAP
13 18 (1.34%) SNMP
14 16 (1.19%) FTP
15 15 (1.11%) Kerberos
15 15 (1.11%) CTI
16 14 (1.04%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (8.31%) SQL Server
2 60 (4.45%) MySQL
3 31 (2.30%) Relational Database
4 27 (2.00%) Big Data
5 23 (1.71%) Oracle Database
6 17 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
6 17 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (1.19%) QlikView
8 14 (1.04%) MongoDB
9 8 (0.59%) RDBMS
9 8 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (0.59%) NoSQL
10 7 (0.52%) Data Mining
11 6 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.37%) SQLite
13 4 (0.30%) MS Access
13 4 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 76 (5.64%) Subversion
2 73 (5.42%) Visual Studio
3 59 (4.38%) Git (software)
4 29 (2.15%) JIRA
4 29 (2.15%) Eclipse
5 21 (1.56%) Jenkins
6 19 (1.41%) ProC
7 18 (1.34%) NUnit
8 17 (1.26%) ClearCase
9 16 (1.19%) LoadRunner
10 13 (0.97%) Maven
10 13 (0.97%) JUnit
11 10 (0.74%) Ant
11 10 (0.74%) Rational DOORS
12 8 (0.59%) Bugzilla
12 8 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
13 7 (0.52%) GDB
13 7 (0.52%) Selenium
13 7 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (0.52%) PVCS
General
1 150 (11.14%) Finance
2 134 (9.95%) Electronics
3 98 (7.28%) Telecoms
4 58 (4.31%) Aerospace
5 48 (3.56%) Manufacturing
6 46 (3.41%) Marketing
7 38 (2.82%) Automotive
8 32 (2.38%) Banking
9 30 (2.23%) Legal
10 27 (2.00%) Military
11 24 (1.78%) Retail
12 12 (0.89%) Advertising
13 9 (0.67%) Publishing
14 7 (0.52%) Front Office
15 6 (0.45%) Avionics
16 5 (0.37%) Investment Banking
16 5 (0.37%) Billing
16 5 (0.37%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.37%) Law
17 4 (0.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 379 (28.14%) Developer
2 375 (27.84%) Software Engineer
3 154 (11.43%) Software Developer
4 106 (7.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 98 (7.28%) Senior Software Engineer
6 90 (6.68%) Consultant
7 69 (5.12%) Analyst
8 63 (4.68%) Graduate
9 60 (4.45%) Support Engineer
10 57 (4.23%) C++ Software Engineer
11 54 (4.01%) Web Developer
12 51 (3.79%) Java Developer
13 49 (3.64%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
13 49 (3.64%) Architect
14 47 (3.49%) Junior
14 47 (3.49%) C++ Developer
15 46 (3.41%) Managing Consultant
15 46 (3.41%) SAP Consultant
15 46 (3.41%) SAP APO Consultant
16 44 (3.27%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (12.62%) .NET
2 149 (11.06%) HTML
3 124 (9.21%) XML
4 96 (7.13%) Web Services
5 77 (5.72%) CSS
6 57 (4.23%) J2EE
7 48 (3.56%) ASP.NET
8 41 (3.04%) jQuery
9 35 (2.60%) HTML5
10 33 (2.45%) MFC
11 32 (2.38%) JSP
11 32 (2.38%) SOAP
11 32 (2.38%) REST
12 31 (2.30%) .NET Framework
12 31 (2.30%) Spring
13 28 (2.08%) Ajax
14 27 (2.00%) RESTful
15 21 (1.56%) LAMP
16 20 (1.48%) Swing
17 19 (1.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 222 (16.48%) Computer Science
2 150 (11.14%) Mathematics
3 126 (9.35%) Embedded Systems
4 125 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
5 108 (8.02%) Algorithms
6 85 (6.31%) Physics
7 46 (3.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 37 (2.75%) VHDL
9 35 (2.60%) Device Driver
10 32 (2.38%) User Experience
10 32 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
11 29 (2.15%) Visualisation
12 27 (2.00%) Open Source
13 24 (1.78%) Mobile App
14 21 (1.56%) Management Information System
15 18 (1.34%) PMI
16 14 (1.04%) GIS
16 14 (1.04%) Client/Server
16 14 (1.04%) Social Media
16 14 (1.04%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 455 (33.78%) Linux
2 280 (20.79%) Windows
3 135 (10.02%) UNIX
4 65 (4.83%) Android
5 47 (3.49%) Embedded Linux
6 34 (2.52%) Apple iOS
7 29 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (2.00%) Mac OS X
8 27 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (1.56%) Solaris
9 21 (1.56%) VxWorks
10 17 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (0.97%) CentOS
11 13 (0.97%) Fedora
12 12 (0.89%) Debian
13 11 (0.82%) Mac OS
14 8 (0.59%) AIX
15 7 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (0.52%) Windows NT
16 6 (0.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (38.01%) Software Engineering
2 188 (13.96%) OO
3 159 (11.80%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (9.73%) UML
5 125 (9.28%) Project Management
6 87 (6.46%) OOD
7 85 (6.31%) ITIL
7 85 (6.31%) Multithreading
8 71 (5.27%) Mentoring
9 65 (4.83%) Signal Processing
10 62 (4.60%) Software Testing
11 55 (4.08%) OOP
12 52 (3.86%) Kalman Filter
13 50 (3.71%) Scrum
13 50 (3.71%) Change Management
13 50 (3.71%) Business Development
14 43 (3.19%) Stakeholder Management
15 42 (3.12%) Analytics
16 41 (3.04%) Unit Testing
17 39 (2.90%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 730 (54.19%) C++
2 379 (28.14%) Java
3 306 (22.72%) C#
4 218 (16.18%) Python
5 216 (16.04%) SQL
6 152 (11.28%) JavaScript
7 136 (10.10%) Perl
8 135 (10.02%) Embedded C
9 88 (6.53%) Embedded C++
10 78 (5.79%) PHP
11 60 (4.45%) Ruby
12 59 (4.38%) Assembly Language
13 58 (4.31%) MATLAB
14 48 (3.56%) PL/SQL
15 46 (3.41%) ABAP
16 45 (3.34%) VB
16 45 (3.34%) Bash Shell
17 40 (2.97%) Shell Script
18 35 (2.60%) VB.NET
19 33 (2.45%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 430 (31.92%) Degree
2 165 (12.25%) Security Cleared
3 120 (8.91%) SC Cleared
4 91 (6.76%) PhD
5 35 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (2.38%) CCNA
7 25 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (1.63%) DV Cleared
9 19 (1.41%) PMI Certification
9 19 (1.41%) Network+ Certification
10 18 (1.34%) HND
11 15 (1.11%) ISEB
12 13 (0.97%) HNC
12 13 (0.97%) MCSE
13 12 (0.89%) MCP
13 12 (0.89%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
14 10 (0.74%) PMP
15 9 (0.67%) CISSP
16 8 (0.59%) CCNP
17 7 (0.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.64%) SLA
2 45 (3.34%) ISO 9001
3 40 (2.97%) QA
4 17 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.82%) JTAG
6 10 (0.74%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.45%) IEC 61508
9 5 (0.37%) DO-178B
10 3 (0.22%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.22%) ISO 8583
11 2 (0.15%) HL7
11 2 (0.15%) DICOM
11 2 (0.15%) GPG13
12 1 (0.074%) COBIT
12 1 (0.074%) HMG Infosec
12 1 (0.074%) BS25999
12 1 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 67 (4.97%) Firmware
2 45 (3.34%) Active Directory
3 36 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.19%) vSphere
5 15 (1.11%) Hyper-V
6 14 (1.04%) NFS
7 9 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.30%) Sendmail
9 2 (0.15%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.15%) Snort
9 2 (0.15%) Xen
9 2 (0.15%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.074%) KVM
10 1 (0.074%) Docker
10 1 (0.074%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.074%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.074%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 18 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.74%) Nagios
2 10 (0.74%) Puppet
3 7 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.45%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.37%) Capistrano
5 5 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.30%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.30%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (0.30%) Graphite
6 4 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.22%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.22%) SELinux
7 3 (0.22%) logstash
7 3 (0.22%) Icinga
7 3 (0.22%) Cacti
7 3 (0.22%) Netcool
7 3 (0.22%) Control-M
7 3 (0.22%) OpenView
8 2 (0.15%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 140 (10.39%) Microsoft
2 131 (9.73%) Oracle
3 71 (5.27%) SAP
4 57 (4.23%) Cisco
5 50 (3.71%) VMware
6 39 (2.90%) HP
7 34 (2.52%) EMC
8 28 (2.08%) IBM
8 28 (2.08%) Red Hat
9 22 (1.63%) SolarWinds
10 21 (1.56%) Citrix
10 21 (1.56%) BMC
10 21 (1.56%) Adobe
11 17 (1.26%) Dell
12 16 (1.19%) F5
12 16 (1.19%) Sun
12 16 (1.19%) Juniper
12 16 (1.19%) Sophos
13 12 (0.89%) webMethods
14 10 (0.74%) Remedy
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Optimus Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum £45,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum £45,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £28,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £280 - £285 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Expert Employment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Dover, Kent
Expert Employment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Pension + Medical + Share Ownership Scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago