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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 73 105 76
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -29
Permanent jobs citing C 730 636 885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 3.77% 2.96% 3.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.36% 6.12% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 591 491 714
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
9916 10395 11512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.17% 48.45% 49.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8809 8922 9904
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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 +19 162 £45,000 -3.74% 24
Berkshire +34 149 £47,500 -9.52% 27
Hampshire -27 116 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Oxfordshire +33 96 £65,250 +63.12% 25
West Sussex +30 92 £40,000 -5.88% 3
East Sussex +35 50 £47,500 +26.66% 5
Buckinghamshire +6 37 £40,000 - 10
Kent -12 12 £37,500 -4.45% 4
Middlesex +17 9 £52,500 -4.54%
Sussex +7 1 £35,000 -
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 742 (49.87%) C++
2 552 (37.10%) Software Engineering
3 524 (35.22%) Linux
4 491 (33.00%) Degree
5 451 (30.31%) Java
6 350 (23.52%) Python
7 322 (21.64%) Windows
8 298 (20.03%) SQL
9 277 (18.62%) Agile Software Development
10 257 (17.27%) C#
11 248 (16.67%) Security Cleared
12 243 (16.33%) Finance
13 216 (14.52%) Unix
13 216 (14.52%) Computer Science
14 202 (13.58%) Oracle
15 179 (12.03%) HTML
16 166 (11.16%) Telecoms
17 159 (10.69%) Microsoft
18 151 (10.15%) SC Cleared
19 148 (9.95%) Mathematics
20 139 (9.34%) JavaScript
21 136 (9.14%) SQL Server
22 134 (9.01%) Embedded Systems
22 134 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
23 131 (8.80%) Electronics
24 123 (8.27%) Perl
25 122 (8.20%) UML
25 122 (8.20%) XML
26 120 (8.06%) SDLC
27 115 (7.73%) MS Excel

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 49 (3.29%) Apache
2 36 (2.42%) Tomcat
3 33 (2.22%) CMS
4 32 (2.15%) IIS
5 23 (1.55%) JBoss
6 19 (1.28%) nginx
7 16 (1.08%) WebLogic
8 15 (1.01%) Apache Spark
8 15 (1.01%) Confluence
9 14 (0.94%) OpenStack
10 11 (0.74%) SAS
11 10 (0.67%) Skype for Business
12 9 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
12 9 (0.60%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.40%) TPMS
13 6 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.34%) Apache Pig
15 4 (0.27%) Documentum
15 4 (0.27%) MS Exchange
15 4 (0.27%) WinCC
Applications
1 115 (7.73%) MS Excel
2 71 (4.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 59 (3.97%) MS Office
4 22 (1.48%) MS Project
5 13 (0.87%) Simulink
6 9 (0.60%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.47%) OrCAD
7 7 (0.47%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.34%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.13%) Stateflow
10 1 (0.067%) LaTeX
10 1 (0.067%) Mathcad
10 1 (0.067%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.74%) Unica
3 7 (0.47%) SAP GRC
4 6 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.20%) Optimost
7 3 (0.20%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.13%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.13%) Primavera
8 2 (0.13%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.067%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.067%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.067%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 40 (2.69%) SaaS
2 37 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
3 23 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.60%) PaaS
6 5 (0.34%) GitHub
6 5 (0.34%) IaaS
7 4 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
8 3 (0.20%) Office 365
9 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.067%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.067%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 115 (7.73%) TCP/IP
2 53 (3.56%) Firewall
3 39 (2.62%) Wireless
4 32 (2.15%) Internet
4 32 (2.15%) WAN
5 27 (1.81%) HTTP
5 27 (1.81%) LAN
5 27 (1.81%) Network Security
6 26 (1.75%) VoIP
7 24 (1.61%) Ethernet
8 22 (1.48%) SSL
9 20 (1.34%) 3G
10 18 (1.21%) Cisco ASA
10 18 (1.21%) Cisco Nexus
11 16 (1.08%) RS-232
12 15 (1.01%) DNS
12 15 (1.01%) FTP
12 15 (1.01%) SAN
13 14 (0.94%) Kerberos
13 14 (0.94%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (9.14%) SQL Server
2 99 (6.65%) MySQL
3 77 (5.17%) Oracle Database
4 41 (2.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 40 (2.69%) Big Data
5 40 (2.69%) Relational Database
6 27 (1.81%) Hadoop
7 21 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
8 19 (1.28%) RDBMS
9 18 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
9 18 (1.21%) NoSQL
10 17 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
10 17 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (1.08%) Data Mining
11 16 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (0.94%) MS Access
13 13 (0.87%) Oracle9i Database
14 12 (0.81%) QlikView
15 10 (0.67%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 74 (4.97%) Visual Studio
2 62 (4.17%) Subversion
3 60 (4.03%) Git (software)
4 49 (3.29%) JIRA
5 41 (2.76%) ProC
6 38 (2.55%) Jenkins
7 32 (2.15%) Rational DOORS
8 30 (2.02%) Eclipse
9 25 (1.68%) Metasploit
10 18 (1.21%) InstallShield
11 16 (1.08%) Clang
11 16 (1.08%) GCC
11 16 (1.08%) HP UFT
12 15 (1.01%) Maven
13 14 (0.94%) Hudson
14 13 (0.87%) Selenium
15 12 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 12 (0.81%) NUnit
15 12 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (0.67%) GoogleTest
General
1 243 (16.33%) Finance
2 166 (11.16%) Telecoms
3 131 (8.80%) Electronics
4 77 (5.17%) Aerospace
5 73 (4.91%) Marketing
6 71 (4.77%) Manufacturing
7 51 (3.43%) Automotive
8 26 (1.75%) Avionics
9 24 (1.61%) Military
10 22 (1.48%) Billing
11 21 (1.41%) Banking
12 15 (1.01%) Legal
13 14 (0.94%) Advertising
14 12 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
15 11 (0.74%) Publishing
16 10 (0.67%) Retail
17 5 (0.34%) Games
18 4 (0.27%) German Language
18 4 (0.27%) Multimedia
19 2 (0.13%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 386 (25.94%) Developer
2 354 (23.79%) Software Engineer
3 168 (11.29%) Embedded Engineer
4 142 (9.54%) Analyst
5 136 (9.14%) C++ Developer
6 119 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 111 (7.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 107 (7.19%) Software Developer
9 100 (6.72%) C Software Engineer
10 85 (5.71%) Graduate
11 83 (5.58%) Java Developer
12 82 (5.51%) Architect
13 80 (5.38%) C/C++ Software Engineer
14 75 (5.04%) C++ Software Developer
15 70 (4.70%) Embedded C++ Engineer
16 63 (4.23%) C Developer
17 61 (4.10%) Oracle Developer
18 60 (4.03%) Embedded C Engineer
19 59 (3.97%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
20 53 (3.56%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (12.03%) HTML
2 122 (8.20%) XML
3 113 (7.59%) .NET
4 103 (6.92%) CSS
5 64 (4.30%) Web Services
6 50 (3.36%) JSP
7 40 (2.69%) ASP.NET
8 35 (2.35%) STL
9 33 (2.22%) OpenGL
10 31 (2.08%) J2EE
11 28 (1.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 28 (1.88%) jQuery
12 23 (1.55%) .NET Framework
13 22 (1.48%) MFC
13 22 (1.48%) Qt
13 22 (1.48%) XSLT
14 21 (1.41%) AngularJS
14 21 (1.41%) DirectX
15 20 (1.34%) LAMP
16 18 (1.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 216 (14.52%) Computer Science
2 148 (9.95%) Mathematics
3 134 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
3 134 (9.01%) Embedded Systems
4 88 (5.91%) Physics
5 67 (4.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 47 (3.16%) Data Centre
7 42 (2.82%) VHDL
8 36 (2.42%) Algorithms
9 34 (2.28%) Management Information System
10 33 (2.22%) User Experience
11 23 (1.55%) Device Driver
12 22 (1.48%) SWIFT
12 22 (1.48%) Visualisation
13 20 (1.34%) CPLD
13 20 (1.34%) Cyber Attack
14 19 (1.28%) Hedge funds
14 19 (1.28%) Statistics
15 18 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
16 17 (1.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 524 (35.22%) Linux
2 322 (21.64%) Windows
3 216 (14.52%) Unix
4 73 (4.91%) VxWorks
5 49 (3.29%) Embedded Linux
6 44 (2.96%) CentOS
7 40 (2.69%) Windows Server
8 36 (2.42%) Android
9 26 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 23 (1.55%) AIX
10 23 (1.55%) Apple iOS
11 22 (1.48%) Mac OS X
12 20 (1.34%) Solaris
13 14 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (0.60%) Windows NT
15 5 (0.34%) Debian
15 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (0.34%) zOS
16 4 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 552 (37.10%) Software Engineering
2 277 (18.62%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (8.20%) UML
4 120 (8.06%) SDLC
5 113 (7.59%) OO
6 109 (7.33%) Mentoring
7 107 (7.19%) Project Management
8 98 (6.59%) Multithreading
9 86 (5.78%) Cybersecurity
10 82 (5.51%) ITIL
11 78 (5.24%) Scrum
12 74 (4.97%) Configuration Management
13 72 (4.84%) Validation
14 71 (4.77%) Information Security
15 67 (4.50%) TDD
16 66 (4.44%) Unit Testing
17 63 (4.23%) OOP
18 59 (3.97%) Requirements Analysis
19 54 (3.63%) PRINCE2
20 53 (3.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 742 (49.87%) C++
2 451 (30.31%) Java
3 350 (23.52%) Python
4 298 (20.03%) SQL
5 257 (17.27%) C#
6 139 (9.34%) JavaScript
7 123 (8.27%) Perl
8 98 (6.59%) PL/SQL
9 92 (6.18%) Embedded C
10 91 (6.12%) Bash Shell
11 83 (5.58%) Assembly Language
12 63 (4.23%) Embedded C++
13 57 (3.83%) Ruby
14 53 (3.56%) PHP
15 47 (3.16%) Shell Script
16 30 (2.02%) MATLAB
17 28 (1.88%) Objective-C
18 24 (1.61%) Lua
19 23 (1.55%) VB
20 17 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 491 (33.00%) Degree
2 248 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 151 (10.15%) SC Cleared
4 71 (4.77%) DV Cleared
5 64 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (2.62%) PhD
7 34 (2.28%) CCNA
8 29 (1.95%) ISTQB
9 27 (1.81%) CCNP
9 27 (1.81%) ISEB
10 26 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 22 (1.48%) CCIE
11 22 (1.48%) CREST Certified
12 21 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
13 20 (1.34%) CEH
14 19 (1.28%) OSCP
14 19 (1.28%) PMI Certification
15 18 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
16 17 (1.14%) GIAC
17 14 (0.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (3.43%) QA
2 37 (2.49%) SLA
3 21 (1.41%) SEPA
4 15 (1.01%) MISRA
5 12 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.60%) Def Stans
7 8 (0.54%) ISO13485
8 7 (0.47%) RMADS
9 6 (0.40%) DO-254
9 6 (0.40%) MISRA C
9 6 (0.40%) PCI DSS
10 5 (0.34%) DO-178B
10 5 (0.34%) GAMP
10 5 (0.34%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.27%) GMP
12 3 (0.20%) Data Quality
12 3 (0.20%) ISO26262
12 3 (0.20%) PMBOK
12 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 2 (0.13%) DICOM
System Software
1 107 (7.19%) Firmware
2 30 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 25 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (1.21%) XenServer
5 14 (0.94%) Xen
6 11 (0.74%) NFS
7 9 (0.60%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.60%) iptables
8 4 (0.27%) vCloud
9 3 (0.20%) vSphere
9 3 (0.20%) XenApp
10 2 (0.13%) Docker
11 1 (0.067%) Cygwin
11 1 (0.067%) KVM
11 1 (0.067%) Snort
11 1 (0.067%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.067%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.067%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 47 (3.16%) Nessus
1 47 (3.16%) Nmap
2 19 (1.28%) OpenVAS
3 15 (1.01%) Hyperic
4 13 (0.87%) Nagios
4 13 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (0.74%) Puppet
5 11 (0.74%) ZABBIX
6 6 (0.40%) CA Wily
7 5 (0.34%) logstash
8 4 (0.27%) Ansible
8 4 (0.27%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.27%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.20%) SCCM
10 2 (0.13%) CFEngine
10 2 (0.13%) Cisco IPCC
10 2 (0.13%) Cisco UCCE
10 2 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.13%) Netcool
11 1 (0.067%) cPanel
Vendors
1 202 (13.58%) Oracle
2 159 (10.69%) Microsoft
3 72 (4.84%) Cisco
4 41 (2.76%) VMware
5 40 (2.69%) Red Hat
6 37 (2.49%) EMC
7 35 (2.35%) Juniper
8 27 (1.81%) HP
9 26 (1.75%) Progress
10 25 (1.68%) Google
11 24 (1.61%) Sophos
12 21 (1.41%) Citrix
13 20 (1.34%) SolarWinds
14 19 (1.28%) Qualys
15 18 (1.21%) CheckPoint
15 18 (1.21%) Coverity
15 18 (1.21%) SAP
16 17 (1.14%) NetApp
17 15 (1.01%) Telelogic
17 15 (1.01%) Telerik
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Car,Bens,Bonus,Stock
Posted: 9 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £300 - £400 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East
Advantage XPO
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, plus Bonus, 27 days holiday, Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More!
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pontoon
Salary: Bonus + Shares + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens + Stock
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Expert Employment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum Comprehensive package
Posted: Yesterday
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com
Salary: bonus and Bupa Cover
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40k to £45K
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum + 5 Star Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40 - £48 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
AAP3
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Attractive
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits Up to 32 days holiday a year
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago