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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 46 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing C 324 361 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.78% 5.94% 5.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.40% 10.93% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 230 224 289
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,780 £25,100 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,900 £52,500
UK excluding London median 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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3114 3302 3305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.53% 54.33% 56.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2652 2807 2864
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +2 155 £47,500 +18.75% 15
Bristol +18 80 £40,000 - 12
Wiltshire -35 26 £37,500 -19.35% 9
Dorset -9 25 £40,000 +28.00% 6
Somerset -17 12 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Devon +12 11 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Cornwall -2 7 £20,000 -
Avon +2 2 £62,500 +36.61%
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 318 (50.80%) C++
2 273 (43.61%) Security Cleared
3 221 (35.30%) Software Engineering
4 219 (34.98%) Degree
5 205 (32.75%) Java
6 165 (26.36%) DV Cleared
7 150 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
8 136 (21.73%) Linux
9 115 (18.37%) SC Cleared
10 113 (18.05%) Python
10 113 (18.05%) C#
11 89 (14.22%) Analytical Skills
12 82 (13.10%) Finance
13 77 (12.30%) Microsoft
14 76 (12.14%) OO
14 76 (12.14%) Mathematics
15 75 (11.98%) Windows
15 75 (11.98%) ITIL
16 74 (11.82%) UML
16 74 (11.82%) Telecoms
17 69 (11.02%) SQL
17 69 (11.02%) Computer Science
18 61 (9.74%) Perl
19 59 (9.42%) HTML
20 56 (8.95%) SQL Server
20 56 (8.95%) Cybersecurity
21 54 (8.63%) SDLC
21 54 (8.63%) Unix
21 54 (8.63%) Scrum
22 53 (8.47%) JavaScript

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 22 (3.51%) CMS
2 20 (3.19%) Apache Pig
2 20 (3.19%) SAS
3 16 (2.56%) JBoss
4 13 (2.08%) IIS
5 10 (1.60%) Apache Spark
5 10 (1.60%) OpenStack
6 9 (1.44%) Apache
7 8 (1.28%) Confluence
8 6 (0.96%) Node.js
8 6 (0.96%) SharePoint
9 5 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.64%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.48%) MQSeries
12 2 (0.32%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.32%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.32%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.32%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 34 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 31 (4.95%) MS Office
3 11 (1.76%) MS Project
4 8 (1.28%) 3ds Max
4 8 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (1.28%) Maya
5 3 (0.48%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.16%) Simulink
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.48%) Maximo
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.60%) Amazon S3
3 6 (0.96%) GitHub
3 6 (0.96%) MailChimp
4 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.48%) Office 365
5 3 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (6.39%) Internet
2 37 (5.91%) TCP/IP
3 25 (3.99%) Firewall
4 13 (2.08%) Wireless
5 11 (1.76%) HTTP
6 10 (1.60%) Network Security
7 7 (1.12%) DNS
8 6 (0.96%) Bluetooth
9 5 (0.80%) LTE
9 5 (0.80%) RS-485
9 5 (0.80%) SSL
9 5 (0.80%) Wideband
10 4 (0.64%) FTP
10 4 (0.64%) IPsec
10 4 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.48%) 2G
11 3 (0.48%) 3G
11 3 (0.48%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.48%) MPLS
11 3 (0.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (8.95%) SQL Server
2 52 (8.31%) Hadoop
3 46 (7.35%) Big Data
4 30 (4.79%) MongoDB
5 26 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (3.51%) NoSQL
7 20 (3.19%) Apache Hive
8 13 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (1.92%) MySQL
9 12 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (1.60%) Neo4j
11 10 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (1.28%) Apache Accumulo
12 8 (1.28%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.12%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 5 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.80%) IBM InfoSphere
14 5 (0.80%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 38 (6.07%) JIRA
2 24 (3.83%) Subversion
3 23 (3.67%) Eclipse
4 17 (2.72%) Visual Studio
5 15 (2.40%) JUnit
6 14 (2.24%) Cucumber
6 14 (2.24%) Selenium
7 11 (1.76%) Rational DOORS
8 10 (1.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (0.96%) Git (software)
9 6 (0.96%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.48%) Ant
10 3 (0.48%) Rational Rhapsody
10 3 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.32%) Apache Ivy
11 2 (0.32%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.32%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.32%) Maven
11 2 (0.32%) MSTest
11 2 (0.32%) NetBeans
General
1 82 (13.10%) Finance
2 74 (11.82%) Telecoms
3 50 (7.99%) Electronics
4 42 (6.71%) Retail
5 35 (5.59%) Military
6 25 (3.99%) Manufacturing
7 24 (3.83%) Multimedia
8 21 (3.35%) Banking
8 21 (3.35%) Marketing
9 20 (3.19%) Aerospace
10 17 (2.72%) Automotive
11 13 (2.08%) Advertising
12 9 (1.44%) Games
13 8 (1.28%) Legal
14 5 (0.80%) French Language
15 3 (0.48%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.16%) Avionics
16 1 (0.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 147 (23.48%) Software Engineer
2 140 (22.36%) Developer
3 74 (11.82%) Analyst
4 59 (9.42%) Software Developer
5 41 (6.55%) Systems Engineer
6 40 (6.39%) C++ Software Engineer
7 33 (5.27%) C Software Engineer
7 33 (5.27%) C++ Developer
7 33 (5.27%) Embedded Engineer
7 33 (5.27%) Java Engineer
8 31 (4.95%) C Developer
9 29 (4.63%) Support Analyst
10 27 (4.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 25 (3.99%) C/C++ Developer
11 25 (3.99%) Senior Software Engineer
12 24 (3.83%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 24 (3.83%) Java Developer
13 22 (3.51%) Consultant
13 22 (3.51%) Senior Developer
14 21 (3.35%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (9.42%) HTML
2 43 (6.87%) CSS
2 43 (6.87%) Web Services
2 43 (6.87%) XML
3 36 (5.75%) .NET
4 35 (5.59%) Java EE
5 27 (4.31%) J2EE
6 21 (3.35%) Hibernate
7 19 (3.04%) HTML5
8 17 (2.72%) STL
9 16 (2.56%) jQuery
10 15 (2.40%) AngularJS
11 14 (2.24%) ASP.NET
11 14 (2.24%) EJB
11 14 (2.24%) JSF
11 14 (2.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (1.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (1.60%) OpenCL
12 10 (1.60%) SOAP
13 8 (1.28%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 89 (14.22%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (12.14%) Mathematics
3 69 (11.02%) Computer Science
4 37 (5.91%) Physics
5 25 (3.99%) Algorithms
6 23 (3.67%) Embedded Systems
7 19 (3.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 18 (2.88%) Cybercrime
9 17 (2.72%) Management Information System
9 17 (2.72%) Mobile App
9 17 (2.72%) VHDL
10 16 (2.56%) Chemistry
10 16 (2.56%) Credit Risk
10 16 (2.56%) Learning Management System
10 16 (2.56%) SCORM
10 16 (2.56%) SWIFT
11 13 (2.08%) User Experience
12 12 (1.92%) iPad
13 11 (1.76%) Cryptography
14 10 (1.60%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 136 (21.73%) Linux
2 75 (11.98%) Windows
3 54 (8.63%) Unix
4 51 (8.15%) Apple iOS
5 39 (6.23%) Android
6 27 (4.31%) Mac OS X
7 23 (3.67%) Windows Server
8 19 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (2.40%) Windows 7
11 12 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (1.60%) Embedded Linux
12 10 (1.60%) Windows 10
12 10 (1.60%) Windows 8
13 8 (1.28%) Data ONTAP
14 5 (0.80%) Solaris
15 4 (0.64%) Debian
15 4 (0.64%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.64%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (35.30%) Software Engineering
2 150 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (12.14%) OO
4 75 (11.98%) ITIL
5 74 (11.82%) UML
6 56 (8.95%) Cybersecurity
7 54 (8.63%) Scrum
7 54 (8.63%) SDLC
8 51 (8.15%) Time Management
9 45 (7.19%) Mentoring
9 45 (7.19%) Validation
10 42 (6.71%) Data Analysis
10 42 (6.71%) Project Management
11 39 (6.23%) Change Management
12 36 (5.75%) Software Testing
13 35 (5.59%) Configuration Management
14 34 (5.43%) Line Management
14 34 (5.43%) Requirements Analysis
14 34 (5.43%) Reverse Engineering
15 33 (5.27%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 318 (50.80%) C++
2 205 (32.75%) Java
3 113 (18.05%) C#
3 113 (18.05%) Python
4 69 (11.02%) SQL
5 61 (9.74%) Perl
6 53 (8.47%) JavaScript
7 42 (6.71%) Objective-C
8 31 (4.95%) Ruby
9 23 (3.67%) Embedded C
9 23 (3.67%) R
10 18 (2.88%) MATLAB
11 15 (2.40%) Embedded C++
11 15 (2.40%) Scala
11 15 (2.40%) VB
12 13 (2.08%) Assembly Language
13 9 (1.44%) Ada
13 9 (1.44%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.44%) PowerShell
14 5 (0.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 273 (43.61%) Security Cleared
2 219 (34.98%) Degree
3 165 (26.36%) DV Cleared
4 115 (18.37%) SC Cleared
5 33 (5.27%) ISTQB
6 28 (4.47%) MCSE
6 28 (4.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (3.35%) PhD
8 20 (3.19%) ISEB
9 18 (2.88%) CISSP
10 16 (2.56%) GIAC
10 16 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 15 (2.40%) CCNA
11 15 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (2.40%) Linux+ Certification
11 15 (2.40%) SANS
11 15 (2.40%) SSCP
12 11 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (1.60%) MCSA
13 10 (1.60%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.43%) QA
2 23 (3.67%) SLA
3 10 (1.60%) MISRA
4 4 (0.64%) Def Stans
4 4 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.32%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.16%) COBIT
6 1 (0.16%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.16%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (5.75%) Firmware
2 26 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.76%) vSphere
4 9 (1.44%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.48%) Samba
7 2 (0.32%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.32%) SCCM
2 1 (0.16%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.16%) Nagios
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 77 (12.30%) Microsoft
2 51 (8.15%) Oracle
3 26 (4.15%) VMware
4 16 (2.56%) Apple
4 16 (2.56%) Bloomberg
4 16 (2.56%) Kenexa
4 16 (2.56%) Reuters
5 11 (1.76%) NetApp
6 10 (1.60%) Adobe
7 9 (1.44%) IBM
8 8 (1.28%) Atlassian
8 8 (1.28%) Citrix
8 8 (1.28%) SAP
9 5 (0.80%) Google
9 5 (0.80%) Tableau
9 5 (0.80%) TIBCO
10 4 (0.64%) Guidewire
10 4 (0.64%) HP
11 3 (0.48%) Cisco
11 3 (0.48%) Red Hat
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + £7K Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + excellent holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
LV
Salary: Competitive + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
LV
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Glastonbury, Somerset
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000 (and an exception package)
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Porton Down, Salisbury, Wiltshire
DSTL
Salary: £30,500 DOE - £43,500 DOE + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole, Dorset
LV
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Exeter, Devon
LV
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Competitive salary + Bonus + Benefit
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bonus and car allowance
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + bonus and car allowance
Posted: 12 days ago