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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 52 41 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing C 281 363 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.05% 6.10% 4.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.08% 10.60% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 189 238 198
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
3094 3425 3455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.64% 57.60% 56.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2649 2943 2957
Median salary £41,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +1 165 £45,000 +12.50% 19
Wiltshire +10 34 £35,000 -4.10% 4
Bristol -22 34 £41,500 +3.75% 13
Somerset -1 18 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Dorset -20 18 £40,000 +36.75% 2
Cornwall -12 7 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Devon +7 4 £52,500 +47.05% 4
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for C.

1 319 (53.43%) Security Cleared
2 315 (52.76%) C++
3 225 (37.69%) Software Engineering
4 220 (36.85%) Java
4 220 (36.85%) DV Cleared
5 191 (31.99%) Agile Software Development
6 173 (28.98%) Degree
7 148 (24.79%) Linux
8 146 (24.46%) Python
9 118 (19.77%) C#
10 114 (19.10%) SC Cleared
11 100 (16.75%) Cybersecurity
12 92 (15.41%) JavaScript
13 90 (15.08%) Windows
14 89 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
15 85 (14.24%) Big Data
16 74 (12.40%) SQL
17 71 (11.89%) Unix
17 71 (11.89%) UML
18 69 (11.56%) HTML
19 67 (11.22%) Mentoring
19 67 (11.22%) Reverse Engineering
20 66 (11.06%) Hadoop
20 66 (11.06%) Computer Science
21 65 (10.89%) XML
22 64 (10.72%) Microsoft
22 64 (10.72%) Android
22 64 (10.72%) Time Management
23 63 (10.55%) Objective-C
24 60 (10.05%) Hibernate

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (6.70%) Apache Pig
2 25 (4.19%) WebLogic
3 23 (3.85%) Apache Spark
4 19 (3.18%) CMS
5 17 (2.85%) JBoss
6 14 (2.35%) SAS
7 13 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.51%) Confluence
8 9 (1.51%) SharePoint
9 7 (1.17%) Apache
10 6 (1.01%) IIS
11 4 (0.67%) Alfresco
11 4 (0.67%) Joomla!
12 3 (0.50%) MQSeries
12 3 (0.50%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.50%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.17%) WildFly
Applications
1 45 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.19%) MS Office
3 6 (1.01%) 3ds Max
3 6 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.01%) Maya
3 6 (1.01%) MS Project
4 4 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.34%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.34%) GNU Octave
5 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.17%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 15 (2.51%) Maximo
2 5 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.67%) Oracle Utilities
3 4 (0.67%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.84%) GitHub
2 10 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.17%) MailChimp
4 6 (1.01%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.50%) Office 365
7 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (6.70%) Firewall
2 37 (6.20%) TCP/IP
3 33 (5.53%) Internet
4 17 (2.85%) HTTP
5 15 (2.51%) HTTPS
5 15 (2.51%) Network Security
6 14 (2.35%) SSL
6 14 (2.35%) Wireless
7 10 (1.68%) RS-485
8 8 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (1.01%) MPLS
9 6 (1.01%) VPN
10 5 (0.84%) FCoE
10 5 (0.84%) SNMP
10 5 (0.84%) Software-Defined Networking
11 4 (0.67%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.67%) IPsec
11 4 (0.67%) Junos
11 4 (0.67%) Modbus
11 4 (0.67%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (14.24%) Big Data
2 66 (11.06%) Hadoop
3 45 (7.54%) MongoDB
4 40 (6.70%) Apache Hive
5 37 (6.20%) SQL Server
6 25 (4.19%) MySQL
7 22 (3.69%) NoSQL
8 15 (2.51%) RDBMS
8 15 (2.51%) Relational Database
9 12 (2.01%) Neo4j
10 10 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.51%) Amazon Redshift
11 9 (1.51%) Impala
11 9 (1.51%) Parquet
11 9 (1.51%) QlikView
12 8 (1.34%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 37 (6.20%) JIRA
2 28 (4.69%) Subversion
3 20 (3.35%) Selenium
4 18 (3.02%) Visual Studio
5 17 (2.85%) Cucumber
6 16 (2.68%) Eclipse
7 13 (2.18%) JUnit
8 11 (1.84%) Git (software)
9 8 (1.34%) Jenkins
9 8 (1.34%) Rational DOORS
10 5 (0.84%) Ant
10 5 (0.84%) Maven
10 5 (0.84%) Redmine
11 4 (0.67%) CppUnit
11 4 (0.67%) LoadRunner
11 4 (0.67%) MSTest
11 4 (0.67%) Rational Functional Tester
11 4 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.50%) Metasploit
General
1 57 (9.55%) Finance
2 52 (8.71%) Telecoms
3 46 (7.71%) Games
4 43 (7.20%) Electronics
5 29 (4.86%) Manufacturing
6 22 (3.69%) Marketing
7 20 (3.35%) Military
8 19 (3.18%) Multimedia
9 18 (3.02%) Retail
10 13 (2.18%) Aerospace
11 10 (1.68%) Automotive
12 8 (1.34%) Advertising
13 5 (0.84%) Banking
14 4 (0.67%) Back Office
15 2 (0.34%) Avionics
15 2 (0.34%) French Language
15 2 (0.34%) Law
15 2 (0.34%) Legal
16 1 (0.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 135 (22.61%) Developer
2 128 (21.44%) Software Engineer
3 50 (8.38%) Systems Engineer
4 45 (7.54%) Analyst
5 43 (7.20%) Embedded Engineer
5 43 (7.20%) Software Developer
6 38 (6.37%) C++ Developer
7 36 (6.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 34 (5.70%) Java Developer
8 34 (5.70%) Test Engineer
9 33 (5.53%) Consultant
10 31 (5.19%) C++ Software Engineer
11 23 (3.85%) Architect
11 23 (3.85%) C Software Engineer
12 20 (3.35%) Java Engineer
12 20 (3.35%) Software Test Engineer
13 19 (3.18%) C Developer
13 19 (3.18%) Senior Software Engineer
14 18 (3.02%) Integration Engineer
15 17 (2.85%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (11.56%) HTML
2 65 (10.89%) XML
3 60 (10.05%) Hibernate
4 55 (9.21%) Java EE
5 48 (8.04%) CSS
6 44 (7.37%) Spring
7 43 (7.20%) J2EE
8 38 (6.37%) Web Services
9 35 (5.86%) EJB
10 31 (5.19%) HTML5
11 30 (5.03%) STL
12 26 (4.36%) .NET
12 26 (4.36%) AngularJS
12 26 (4.36%) jQuery
13 21 (3.52%) Middleware
14 15 (2.51%) ASP.NET
15 14 (2.35%) JSF
15 14 (2.35%) LAMP
16 13 (2.18%) Node.js
16 13 (2.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 89 (14.91%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (11.06%) Computer Science
3 52 (8.71%) Mathematics
4 40 (6.70%) Visualisation
5 29 (4.86%) Algorithms
6 25 (4.19%) Management Information System
7 23 (3.85%) Physics
8 21 (3.52%) Embedded Systems
9 20 (3.35%) Cryptography
10 16 (2.68%) Chemistry
11 15 (2.51%) VHDL
12 14 (2.35%) iPhone
13 13 (2.18%) Data Structures
14 12 (2.01%) Internet of Things
14 12 (2.01%) Learning Management System
14 12 (2.01%) SCORM
15 11 (1.84%) 3D Graphics
15 11 (1.84%) Data Protection Act
16 10 (1.68%) Device Driver
16 10 (1.68%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 148 (24.79%) Linux
2 90 (15.08%) Windows
3 71 (11.89%) Unix
4 64 (10.72%) Android
5 44 (7.37%) Apple iOS
6 21 (3.52%) Mac OS X
7 15 (2.51%) Windows Server
8 11 (1.84%) Windows Phone
9 9 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.01%) Embedded Linux
12 4 (0.67%) Solaris
13 1 (0.17%) LynxOS
13 1 (0.17%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (37.69%) Software Engineering
2 191 (31.99%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (16.75%) Cybersecurity
4 71 (11.89%) UML
5 67 (11.22%) Mentoring
5 67 (11.22%) Reverse Engineering
6 64 (10.72%) Time Management
7 58 (9.72%) ITIL
8 56 (9.38%) Scrum
9 47 (7.87%) Coaching
9 47 (7.87%) OO
9 47 (7.87%) SDLC
10 45 (7.54%) User Stories
11 40 (6.70%) Configuration Management
11 40 (6.70%) Validation
12 39 (6.53%) Penetration Testing
13 38 (6.37%) Ethical Hacking
13 38 (6.37%) Multithreading
14 37 (6.20%) Service Management
15 36 (6.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 315 (52.76%) C++
2 220 (36.85%) Java
3 146 (24.46%) Python
4 118 (19.77%) C#
5 92 (15.41%) JavaScript
6 74 (12.40%) SQL
7 63 (10.55%) Objective-C
8 53 (8.88%) Perl
9 31 (5.19%) Ruby
10 27 (4.52%) Embedded C
11 22 (3.69%) Bash Shell
12 21 (3.52%) Embedded C++
12 21 (3.52%) Scala
13 18 (3.02%) PHP
13 18 (3.02%) VB
14 15 (2.51%) R
15 13 (2.18%) PowerShell
16 11 (1.84%) Assembly Language
17 10 (1.68%) C++/CLI
18 9 (1.51%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 319 (53.43%) Security Cleared
2 220 (36.85%) DV Cleared
3 173 (28.98%) Degree
4 114 (19.10%) SC Cleared
5 40 (6.70%) CISSP
6 34 (5.70%) GIAC
7 33 (5.53%) CCNA
7 33 (5.53%) Cisco Certification
8 32 (5.36%) MCSE
8 32 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (4.86%) Linux+ Certification
9 29 (4.86%) Network+ Certification
9 29 (4.86%) SANS
9 29 (4.86%) SSCP
10 23 (3.85%) CompTIA Security+
10 23 (3.85%) Security+ Certification
11 11 (1.84%) PhD
12 9 (1.51%) APMP
12 9 (1.51%) CEH
12 9 (1.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.36%) QA
2 10 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (1.68%) MISRA
2 10 (1.68%) SLA
3 7 (1.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (0.84%) DO-178B
4 5 (0.84%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.67%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.34%) Def Stans
6 2 (0.34%) MISRA C
6 2 (0.34%) NEBOSH
6 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.34%) RMADS
6 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.17%) ARP4754
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 33 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (3.69%) Firmware
3 15 (2.51%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.34%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.34%) Samba
5 6 (1.01%) vSphere
6 5 (0.84%) NFS
6 5 (0.84%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.50%) Docker
8 3 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (1.34%) Puppet
2 6 (1.01%) Nagios
3 5 (0.84%) Ansible
4 4 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.50%) Nessus
5 3 (0.50%) Salt
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 64 (10.72%) Microsoft
2 58 (9.72%) Oracle
3 37 (6.20%) VMware
4 22 (3.69%) Cisco
5 17 (2.85%) Atlassian
6 13 (2.18%) IBM
7 12 (2.01%) Kenexa
8 10 (1.68%) HP
8 10 (1.68%) SAP
9 9 (1.51%) Adobe
9 9 (1.51%) EMC
9 9 (1.51%) Tableau
9 9 (1.51%) TIBCO
10 8 (1.34%) Citrix
10 8 (1.34%) NetApp
11 5 (0.84%) Apple
11 5 (0.84%) SolarWinds
12 4 (0.67%) Guidewire
12 4 (0.67%) hybris
12 4 (0.67%) Jedox
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 65,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Redruth, Cornwall
Headforwards
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE.
Posted: 7 days ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spirax Sarco
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago