The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 66 51 31
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -20
Permanent jobs citing C 231 288 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.65% 4.86% 7.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.60% 8.39% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 152 265 326
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £23,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £48,500
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3501 3432 3308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.33% 57.93% 58.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3063 3053 2978
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

C
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the South West region.

C Salary Trend in the South West

C
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

C Salary Histogram in the South West

C
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 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
Bristol -2 89 £40,000 +14.28% 19
Gloucestershire -10 74 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Dorset -19 19 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Somerset -9 15 £35,000 - 8
Wiltshire -22 13 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Devon -9 11 £32,250 -21.81% 4
Cornwall -3 2 £39,000 +11.42%
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 331 (63.41%) C++
2 207 (39.66%) Software Engineering
3 203 (38.89%) Degree
4 147 (28.16%) C#
4 147 (28.16%) Java
5 145 (27.78%) Security Cleared
6 140 (26.82%) Agile Software Development
7 112 (21.46%) Linux
8 92 (17.62%) OO
9 90 (17.24%) HTML
9 90 (17.24%) DV Cleared
10 87 (16.67%) Python
11 85 (16.28%) Mathematics
12 84 (16.09%) Computer Science
13 76 (14.56%) Windows
14 71 (13.60%) Aerospace
15 64 (12.26%) .NET
16 58 (11.11%) JavaScript
16 58 (11.11%) SQL
17 56 (10.73%) SC Cleared
18 54 (10.34%) UML
19 53 (10.15%) Scrum
20 49 (9.39%) Apple iOS
20 49 (9.39%) XML
21 47 (9.00%) Android
21 47 (9.00%) Finance
22 46 (8.81%) Oracle
23 44 (8.43%) OOD
23 44 (8.43%) CSS
24 43 (8.24%) Microsoft

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 11 (2.11%) Apache
2 8 (1.53%) OpenStack
3 7 (1.34%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.15%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.15%) CMS
5 4 (0.77%) MQSeries
5 4 (0.77%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (0.77%) JBoss
6 2 (0.38%) IIS
6 2 (0.38%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.19%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.19%) SAS
7 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.19%) Lync
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.19%) WordPress
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 39 (7.47%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.53%) MS Office
3 7 (1.34%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.15%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.96%) Simulink
6 4 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.57%) MS Project
7 3 (0.57%) Maya
7 3 (0.57%) 3ds Max
7 3 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (1.53%) Oracle Financials
1 8 (1.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (7.47%) TCP/IP
2 23 (4.41%) Internet
3 14 (2.68%) Ethernet
3 14 (2.68%) NFC
4 12 (2.30%) Wireless
5 11 (2.11%) HTTP
6 8 (1.53%) SSL
7 7 (1.34%) IPsec
7 7 (1.34%) Firewall
7 7 (1.34%) WAN
7 7 (1.34%) Network Security
8 6 (1.15%) Wireshark
8 6 (1.15%) tcpdump
8 6 (1.15%) DLNA
8 6 (1.15%) VPN
8 6 (1.15%) GPRS
9 5 (0.96%) LDAP
9 5 (0.96%) ADSL
9 5 (0.96%) SMS
9 5 (0.96%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.26%) MySQL
3 14 (2.68%) Hadoop
4 11 (2.11%) Apache Accumulo
4 11 (2.11%) Oracle Database
5 10 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (1.72%) Relational Database
6 9 (1.72%) Big Data
7 8 (1.53%) Essbase
7 8 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (1.53%) Oracle BI EE
8 7 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.57%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.19%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 17 (3.26%) Visual Studio
1 17 (3.26%) Subversion
2 16 (3.07%) Git (software)
3 9 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (1.34%) Eclipse
5 6 (1.15%) Maven
5 6 (1.15%) Bugzilla
6 5 (0.96%) JMeter
6 5 (0.96%) NUnit
6 5 (0.96%) Ant
6 5 (0.96%) GDB
6 5 (0.96%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (0.96%) WinDbg
7 4 (0.77%) Selenium
7 4 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.77%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.57%) JUnit
8 3 (0.57%) NetBeans
8 3 (0.57%) LabVIEW
8 3 (0.57%) Mercurial
General
1 71 (13.60%) Aerospace
2 47 (9.00%) Finance
3 42 (8.05%) Electronics
4 30 (5.75%) Military
5 22 (4.21%) Manufacturing
6 18 (3.45%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.49%) Banking
8 11 (2.11%) Automotive
9 9 (1.72%) Retail
9 9 (1.72%) Games
10 7 (1.34%) Advertising
11 6 (1.15%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.96%) Marketing
13 3 (0.57%) Publishing
13 3 (0.57%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.57%) Avionics
14 2 (0.38%) French Language
15 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 170 (32.57%) Software Engineer
2 135 (25.86%) Developer
3 49 (9.39%) Analyst
4 34 (6.51%) iOS Developer
5 30 (5.75%) Software Developer
6 28 (5.36%) Senior Software Engineer
7 25 (4.79%) Senior Developer
8 23 (4.41%) C++ Developer
9 18 (3.45%) Electronics Engineer
10 17 (3.26%) Design Engineer
10 17 (3.26%) Consultant
11 16 (3.07%) Systems Engineer
12 15 (2.87%) C++ Software Engineer
13 14 (2.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 14 (2.68%) Java Developer
13 14 (2.68%) Graduate
13 14 (2.68%) Junior
14 12 (2.30%) Systems Analyst
14 12 (2.30%) C# Developer
14 12 (2.30%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (17.24%) HTML
2 64 (12.26%) .NET
3 49 (9.39%) XML
4 44 (8.43%) CSS
5 30 (5.75%) Web Services
6 29 (5.56%) J2EE
6 29 (5.56%) JSON
7 24 (4.60%) HTML5
8 23 (4.41%) jQuery
9 21 (4.02%) ASP.NET
10 19 (3.64%) SOAP
11 17 (3.26%) WCF
12 15 (2.87%) WPF
13 11 (2.11%) iOS SDK
13 11 (2.11%) REST
13 11 (2.11%) RESTful
13 11 (2.11%) Cocoa
14 10 (1.92%) Middleware
15 9 (1.72%) Spring
15 9 (1.72%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 85 (16.28%) Mathematics
2 84 (16.09%) Computer Science
3 36 (6.90%) Algorithms
4 35 (6.70%) iPad
4 35 (6.70%) iPhone
5 30 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (4.79%) Embedded Systems
7 24 (4.60%) Mobile App
8 21 (4.02%) Management Information System
9 20 (3.83%) Physics
10 19 (3.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 17 (3.26%) Device Driver
12 15 (2.87%) VHDL
12 15 (2.87%) Data Structures
13 14 (2.68%) Client/Server
14 13 (2.49%) User Experience
15 12 (2.30%) Mobile Payment
15 12 (2.30%) PKI
16 11 (2.11%) MPEG
17 10 (1.92%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 112 (21.46%) Linux
2 76 (14.56%) Windows
3 49 (9.39%) Apple iOS
4 47 (9.00%) Android
5 38 (7.28%) UNIX
6 14 (2.68%) Windows Phone
7 12 (2.30%) Windows Phone 7
8 7 (1.34%) Debian
8 7 (1.34%) Mac OS X
9 5 (0.96%) SUSE
9 5 (0.96%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.38%) VxWorks
10 2 (0.38%) AIX
11 1 (0.19%) Nucleus RTOS
11 1 (0.19%) CentOS
11 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (39.66%) Software Engineering
2 140 (26.82%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (17.62%) OO
4 54 (10.34%) UML
5 53 (10.15%) Scrum
6 44 (8.43%) OOD
7 40 (7.66%) iOS Development
8 34 (6.51%) OOA/OOD
9 33 (6.32%) TDD
10 31 (5.94%) Software Testing
10 31 (5.94%) MVC
11 30 (5.75%) OOP
11 30 (5.75%) Unit Testing
12 27 (5.17%) ITIL
12 27 (5.17%) Project Management
13 25 (4.79%) Multithreading
14 24 (4.60%) Configuration Management
15 22 (4.21%) Time Management
15 22 (4.21%) Android Development
16 21 (4.02%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 331 (63.41%) C++
2 147 (28.16%) Java
2 147 (28.16%) C#
3 87 (16.67%) Python
4 58 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 58 (11.11%) SQL
5 38 (7.28%) Objective-C
6 36 (6.90%) Perl
7 27 (5.17%) Embedded C
8 24 (4.60%) Assembly Language
8 24 (4.60%) Ruby
9 21 (4.02%) Shell Script
10 15 (2.87%) Bash Shell
11 14 (2.68%) Embedded C++
12 13 (2.49%) MATLAB
12 13 (2.49%) VC++
12 13 (2.49%) Ada
13 12 (2.30%) Fortran
13 12 (2.30%) PHP
14 11 (2.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 203 (38.89%) Degree
2 145 (27.78%) Security Cleared
3 90 (17.24%) DV Cleared
4 56 (10.73%) SC Cleared
5 14 (2.68%) HND
6 8 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.34%) BC Cleared
8 6 (1.15%) PhD
9 5 (0.96%) MCP
9 5 (0.96%) ISEB
10 4 (0.77%) HNC
11 3 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.57%) CCNA
11 3 (0.57%) MCSE
11 3 (0.57%) MCSA
12 2 (0.38%) MCSD
12 2 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.38%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.07%) DO-178B
2 7 (1.34%) QA
3 3 (0.57%) IEC 61508
3 3 (0.57%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.57%) TickIT
4 2 (0.38%) JTAG
4 2 (0.38%) DO-254
4 2 (0.38%) DO-160
5 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.19%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) COBIT
5 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (3.26%) Firmware
2 14 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.30%) Hyper-V
4 9 (1.72%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.72%) Samba
5 2 (0.38%) vSphere
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.19%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (0.19%) Data Guard
1 1 (0.19%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 46 (8.81%) Oracle
2 43 (8.24%) Microsoft
3 22 (4.21%) IBM
4 19 (3.64%) VMware
5 18 (3.45%) Apple
6 16 (3.07%) Google
7 10 (1.92%) Twitter
7 10 (1.92%) EMC
8 9 (1.72%) Red Hat
9 8 (1.53%) Hyperion
9 8 (1.53%) Adobe
9 8 (1.53%) Cognos
10 7 (1.34%) HP
10 7 (1.34%) NetApp
11 6 (1.15%) Xilinx
11 6 (1.15%) Kenexa
12 5 (0.96%) SIMUL8
13 4 (0.77%) F5
13 4 (0.77%) CheckPoint
14 3 (0.57%) Genesys
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon, South West
Met Office
Salary: £26,988 per annum and up to £30,194 for exceptional candidates
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 3 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago