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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 57 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Permanent jobs citing C 265 321 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.21% 6.09% 7.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 10.49% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 194 288 317
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £45,500 £50,000
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3447 3059 3011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.80% 58.05% 54.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2993 2757 2701
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -18 88 £40,000 +23.07% 34
Gloucestershire -6 82 £37,500 - 21
Somerset -1 32 £32,500 -13.33% 16
Dorset -23 26 £39,250 -8.72% 12
Wiltshire -8 20 £37,736 +0.62% 10
Devon -27 8 £30,000 -7.69% 10
Cornwall - 5 £44,500 -
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 358 (63.59%) C++
2 245 (43.52%) Software Engineering
3 235 (41.74%) Degree
4 174 (30.91%) C#
5 156 (27.71%) Java
6 144 (25.58%) Security Cleared
7 142 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
8 125 (22.20%) Linux
9 110 (19.54%) Computer Science
10 106 (18.83%) Mathematics
11 100 (17.76%) OO
12 93 (16.52%) Windows
13 91 (16.16%) HTML
14 90 (15.99%) Python
14 90 (15.99%) DV Cleared
15 84 (14.92%) UML
16 77 (13.68%) SQL
17 74 (13.14%) Oracle
18 71 (12.61%) Finance
19 70 (12.43%) .NET
20 65 (11.55%) XML
21 62 (11.01%) JavaScript
22 60 (10.66%) Aerospace
23 59 (10.48%) Scrum
24 57 (10.12%) Electronics
25 53 (9.41%) SQL Server
25 53 (9.41%) Apple iOS
26 49 (8.70%) Microsoft
26 49 (8.70%) Android
27 47 (8.35%) Embedded Systems

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 18 (3.20%) Apache
2 9 (1.60%) WebLogic
2 9 (1.60%) JBoss
3 8 (1.42%) Apache ServiceMix
3 8 (1.42%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.07%) SAS
4 6 (1.07%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.89%) OpenStack
6 3 (0.53%) MQSeries
6 3 (0.53%) IIS
6 3 (0.53%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.36%) CMS
7 2 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.18%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 35 (6.22%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.95%) MS Office
3 5 (0.89%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.71%) MS Project
5 3 (0.53%) Simulink
6 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.42%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (1.42%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (6.22%) TCP/IP
2 21 (3.73%) Wireless
3 19 (3.37%) Internet
4 17 (3.02%) Ethernet
5 15 (2.66%) NFC
6 11 (1.95%) WAN
6 11 (1.95%) SSL
6 11 (1.95%) HTTP
7 8 (1.42%) VoIP
7 8 (1.42%) FTP
8 7 (1.24%) LAN
9 6 (1.07%) Network Security
9 6 (1.07%) LTE
9 6 (1.07%) GPRS
9 6 (1.07%) Firewall
10 5 (0.89%) IPsec
10 5 (0.89%) PPP
10 5 (0.89%) VPN
10 5 (0.89%) SAN
10 5 (0.89%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (9.41%) SQL Server
2 27 (4.80%) MySQL
3 17 (3.02%) Relational Database
4 14 (2.49%) Hadoop
5 12 (2.13%) Apache Accumulo
6 9 (1.60%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (1.60%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.42%) Oracle BI EE
7 8 (1.42%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.42%) Essbase
8 7 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.53%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.36%) Big Data
13 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (4.26%) Subversion
2 19 (3.37%) Git (software)
3 18 (3.20%) Visual Studio
4 16 (2.84%) Eclipse
5 13 (2.31%) Ant
6 9 (1.60%) JUnit
6 9 (1.60%) Rational DOORS
7 8 (1.42%) GDB
7 8 (1.42%) WinDbg
7 8 (1.42%) Eclipse RCP
7 8 (1.42%) Oracle APEX
7 8 (1.42%) ClearCase
8 7 (1.24%) PVCS
9 6 (1.07%) GCC
9 6 (1.07%) Selenium
9 6 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (1.07%) Maven
9 6 (1.07%) JMeter
9 6 (1.07%) Bugzilla
10 5 (0.89%) LoadRunner
General
1 71 (12.61%) Finance
2 60 (10.66%) Aerospace
3 57 (10.12%) Electronics
4 42 (7.46%) Telecoms
5 36 (6.39%) Manufacturing
6 22 (3.91%) Banking
7 20 (3.55%) Military
8 11 (1.95%) Retail
9 9 (1.60%) Automotive
10 8 (1.42%) French Language
11 7 (1.24%) Marketing
12 5 (0.89%) Advertising
12 5 (0.89%) Games
12 5 (0.89%) Back Office
13 3 (0.53%) Law
13 3 (0.53%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.36%) Publishing
14 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.18%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 190 (33.75%) Software Engineer
2 149 (26.47%) Developer
3 42 (7.46%) Analyst
4 37 (6.57%) Graduate
5 34 (6.04%) iOS Developer
6 28 (4.97%) Software Developer
7 26 (4.62%) Senior Developer
8 24 (4.26%) Junior
9 23 (4.09%) C++ Developer
10 22 (3.91%) Senior Software Engineer
11 21 (3.73%) Team Leader
12 17 (3.02%) C# Developer
12 17 (3.02%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 16 (2.84%) Java Developer
13 16 (2.84%) Electronics Engineer
14 15 (2.66%) Consultant
15 14 (2.49%) C++ Software Engineer
15 14 (2.49%) Systems Engineer
16 13 (2.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
16 13 (2.31%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (16.16%) HTML
2 70 (12.43%) .NET
3 65 (11.55%) XML
4 42 (7.46%) CSS
5 36 (6.39%) J2EE
6 31 (5.51%) Web Services
7 30 (5.33%) SOAP
7 30 (5.33%) JSON
8 20 (3.55%) jQuery
9 18 (3.20%) Spring
10 17 (3.02%) ASP.NET
10 17 (3.02%) GWT
11 16 (2.84%) iOS SDK
12 15 (2.66%) WCF
13 14 (2.49%) WPF
14 13 (2.31%) Servlets
14 13 (2.31%) OSGi
15 12 (2.13%) HTML5
15 12 (2.13%) Cocoa
16 11 (1.95%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 110 (19.54%) Computer Science
2 106 (18.83%) Mathematics
3 47 (8.35%) Embedded Systems
4 37 (6.57%) iPhone
5 33 (5.86%) Mobile App
5 33 (5.86%) iPad
6 23 (4.09%) Algorithms
7 22 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (3.73%) Client/Server
8 21 (3.73%) Management Information System
9 18 (3.20%) Device Driver
10 17 (3.02%) PKI
10 17 (3.02%) Digital Media
11 13 (2.31%) CAN bus
12 12 (2.13%) Physics
13 11 (1.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 11 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (1.78%) Mobile Payment
14 10 (1.78%) User Experience
15 9 (1.60%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 125 (22.20%) Linux
2 93 (16.52%) Windows
3 53 (9.41%) Apple iOS
4 49 (8.70%) Android
5 44 (7.82%) UNIX
6 11 (1.95%) Debian
6 11 (1.95%) Windows Phone
7 10 (1.78%) Windows Phone 7
8 9 (1.60%) Solaris
9 7 (1.24%) VxWorks
10 5 (0.89%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.89%) SUSE
10 5 (0.89%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.18%) HPUX
12 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.18%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (43.52%) Software Engineering
2 142 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (17.76%) OO
4 84 (14.92%) UML
5 59 (10.48%) Scrum
6 44 (7.82%) iOS Development
7 43 (7.64%) TDD
7 43 (7.64%) Software Testing
8 40 (7.10%) Project Management
9 35 (6.22%) ITIL
10 33 (5.86%) MVC
11 32 (5.68%) OOD
12 28 (4.97%) Unit Testing
12 28 (4.97%) OOA/OOD
13 27 (4.80%) OOP
14 23 (4.09%) CAD
14 23 (4.09%) Mentoring
15 22 (3.91%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (3.55%) Configuration Management
16 20 (3.55%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 358 (63.59%) C++
2 174 (30.91%) C#
3 156 (27.71%) Java
4 90 (15.99%) Python
5 77 (13.68%) SQL
6 62 (11.01%) JavaScript
7 39 (6.93%) Objective-C
8 35 (6.22%) Embedded C
9 32 (5.68%) Shell Script
10 31 (5.51%) Perl
11 25 (4.44%) Ruby
12 22 (3.91%) Ada
13 21 (3.73%) Assembly Language
14 19 (3.37%) Embedded C++
15 18 (3.20%) VB
16 16 (2.84%) PHP
17 13 (2.31%) VC++
18 12 (2.13%) Fortran
19 11 (1.95%) MATLAB
20 9 (1.60%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 235 (41.74%) Degree
2 144 (25.58%) Security Cleared
3 90 (15.99%) DV Cleared
4 32 (5.68%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.31%) HND
6 12 (2.13%) ISEB
7 11 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.24%) BC Cleared
9 6 (1.07%) PhD
9 6 (1.07%) MCP
10 5 (0.89%) CCNA
10 5 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.53%) MCSD
11 3 (0.53%) HNC
11 3 (0.53%) MCSE
11 3 (0.53%) MCSA
11 3 (0.53%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.36%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.31%) DO-178B
2 5 (0.89%) QA
2 5 (0.89%) COBIT
2 5 (0.89%) IEC 61508
3 4 (0.71%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) TickIT
System Software
1 23 (4.09%) Firmware
2 17 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.49%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.95%) Active Directory
5 8 (1.42%) Samba
6 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.89%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.18%) Nagios
2 1 (0.18%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (0.18%) SCCM
2 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 74 (13.14%) Oracle
2 49 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 23 (4.09%) Apple
3 23 (4.09%) VMware
3 23 (4.09%) Google
4 17 (3.02%) IBM
5 13 (2.31%) Red Hat
6 10 (1.78%) Twitter
7 8 (1.42%) Cognos
7 8 (1.42%) EMC
7 8 (1.42%) Hyperion
8 6 (1.07%) HP
8 6 (1.07%) Adobe
9 5 (0.89%) Sun
10 4 (0.71%) Xilinx
10 4 (0.71%) NetApp
11 3 (0.53%) Borland
11 3 (0.53%) Embarcadero
11 3 (0.53%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.53%) F5
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Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £20-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Benifits, Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £24,892 - 28,922 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - excellent benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Wiltshire
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Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum
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