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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 71 56 27
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -29
Permanent jobs citing C 221 245 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.70% 4.42% 8.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.61% 7.59% 13.48%
Number of salaries quoted 130 220 336
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 £30,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,750
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
3341 3226 3404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.95% 58.26% 59.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2964 2873 3049
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,500 £47,500
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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 77 £41,000 +17.14% 20
Gloucestershire 0 69 £40,000 - 32
Wiltshire -8 23 £50,000 +31.67% 6
Dorset -26 19 £42,500 - 11
Devon +1 14 £34,500 -18.82% 8
Somerset -12 10 £37,500 +21.95% 17
Cornwall -4 2 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Avon - 1 £55,000 -
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 299 (61.65%) C++
2 187 (38.56%) Software Engineering
3 181 (37.32%) Degree
4 141 (29.07%) Security Cleared
5 132 (27.22%) Java
6 122 (25.15%) Linux
7 120 (24.74%) C#
7 120 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
8 89 (18.35%) OO
8 89 (18.35%) DV Cleared
9 86 (17.73%) HTML
10 78 (16.08%) Python
11 73 (15.05%) Computer Science
12 71 (14.64%) Mathematics
12 71 (14.64%) Windows
13 61 (12.58%) .NET
14 59 (12.16%) JavaScript
15 57 (11.75%) SC Cleared
16 52 (10.72%) Aerospace
17 50 (10.31%) OOD
18 46 (9.48%) SQL
18 46 (9.48%) Scrum
19 45 (9.28%) Microsoft
20 43 (8.87%) CSS
21 42 (8.66%) Electronics
22 41 (8.45%) Finance
22 41 (8.45%) MS Excel
23 39 (8.04%) TCP/IP
23 39 (8.04%) UML
23 39 (8.04%) XML

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 13 (2.68%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.86%) OpenStack
3 8 (1.65%) Apache
4 7 (1.44%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.24%) CMS
6 5 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.82%) MQSeries
7 4 (0.82%) IIS
8 2 (0.41%) JBoss
8 2 (0.41%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.41%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.41%) WordPress
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.21%) Drupal
9 1 (0.21%) Lync
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.21%) SAS
9 1 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 41 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.24%) MS Office
4 5 (1.03%) Simulink
4 5 (1.03%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.62%) MS Project
6 3 (0.62%) Maya
6 3 (0.62%) 3ds Max
6 3 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.41%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (0.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (8.04%) TCP/IP
2 20 (4.12%) Internet
3 12 (2.47%) HTTP
3 12 (2.47%) NFC
4 11 (2.27%) Wireless
5 10 (2.06%) WAN
5 10 (2.06%) Ethernet
6 9 (1.86%) LAN
7 8 (1.65%) SSL
8 7 (1.44%) IPsec
8 7 (1.44%) Network Security
8 7 (1.44%) Firewall
8 7 (1.44%) DLNA
9 6 (1.24%) Wireshark
9 6 (1.24%) tcpdump
9 6 (1.24%) LDAP
9 6 (1.24%) VPN
10 5 (1.03%) GPRS
10 5 (1.03%) SDH
10 5 (1.03%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (6.80%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.30%) MySQL
3 12 (2.47%) Hadoop
4 11 (2.27%) Oracle Database
4 11 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (1.86%) Big Data
5 9 (1.86%) Apache Accumulo
6 8 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.03%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.82%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (0.82%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.82%) Essbase
10 2 (0.41%) OLTP
10 2 (0.41%) MS Access
10 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (3.71%) Visual Studio
2 16 (3.30%) Subversion
3 13 (2.68%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.44%) LoadRunner
5 5 (1.03%) Bugzilla
5 5 (1.03%) JIRA
5 5 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.03%) WinDbg
5 5 (1.03%) NUnit
5 5 (1.03%) GDB
6 4 (0.82%) GCC
6 4 (0.82%) Mercurial
6 4 (0.82%) JMeter
6 4 (0.82%) LabVIEW
7 3 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (0.62%) Maven
7 3 (0.62%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.62%) Grunt
7 3 (0.62%) NeoLoad
8 2 (0.41%) Jenkins
General
1 52 (10.72%) Aerospace
2 42 (8.66%) Electronics
3 41 (8.45%) Finance
4 31 (6.39%) Military
5 19 (3.92%) Telecoms
6 18 (3.71%) Manufacturing
7 13 (2.68%) Advertising
8 12 (2.47%) Retail
9 10 (2.06%) Banking
10 9 (1.86%) Automotive
11 8 (1.65%) Games
12 7 (1.44%) Marketing
13 6 (1.24%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.62%) Avionics
15 2 (0.41%) Publishing
16 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 158 (32.58%) Software Engineer
2 117 (24.12%) Developer
3 60 (12.37%) Analyst
4 31 (6.39%) Software Developer
5 25 (5.15%) iOS Developer
6 24 (4.95%) Senior Software Engineer
7 22 (4.54%) C++ Developer
8 21 (4.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 20 (4.12%) Senior Developer
10 16 (3.30%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (2.68%) Design Engineer
11 13 (2.68%) C++ Software Engineer
11 13 (2.68%) Systems Engineer
11 13 (2.68%) Graduate
11 13 (2.68%) Test Analyst
12 12 (2.47%) C# Software Engineer
12 12 (2.47%) Electronics Engineer
13 11 (2.27%) Systems Analyst
13 11 (2.27%) Architect
13 11 (2.27%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (17.73%) HTML
2 61 (12.58%) .NET
3 43 (8.87%) CSS
4 39 (8.04%) XML
5 30 (6.19%) Web Services
6 27 (5.57%) ASP.NET
7 26 (5.36%) jQuery
8 23 (4.74%) JSON
9 22 (4.54%) J2EE
10 21 (4.33%) HTML5
11 19 (3.92%) WCF
12 17 (3.51%) WPF
12 17 (3.51%) SOAP
13 11 (2.27%) REST
14 10 (2.06%) STL
15 9 (1.86%) POSIX
15 9 (1.86%) Middleware
15 9 (1.86%) Cocoa
16 8 (1.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 7 (1.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 73 (15.05%) Computer Science
2 71 (14.64%) Mathematics
3 34 (7.01%) Algorithms
4 29 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (5.57%) iPad
5 27 (5.57%) iPhone
6 24 (4.95%) Physics
6 24 (4.95%) Embedded Systems
7 20 (4.12%) Mobile App
7 20 (4.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 18 (3.71%) MPEG
8 18 (3.71%) Management Information System
9 17 (3.51%) Device Driver
10 16 (3.30%) VHDL
11 14 (2.89%) Data Structures
12 12 (2.47%) User Experience
12 12 (2.47%) Client/Server
13 10 (2.06%) PKI
13 10 (2.06%) Visualisation
13 10 (2.06%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 122 (25.15%) Linux
2 71 (14.64%) Windows
3 35 (7.22%) Apple iOS
4 33 (6.80%) Android
5 25 (5.15%) UNIX
6 12 (2.47%) Windows Phone
7 11 (2.27%) Debian
8 10 (2.06%) Windows Phone 7
9 6 (1.24%) CentOS
10 5 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (1.03%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.82%) SUSE
12 2 (0.41%) AIX
12 2 (0.41%) Windows CE
12 2 (0.41%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.21%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (38.56%) Software Engineering
2 120 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (18.35%) OO
4 50 (10.31%) OOD
5 46 (9.48%) Scrum
6 39 (8.04%) UML
7 31 (6.39%) OOA/OOD
8 30 (6.19%) OOP
8 30 (6.19%) iOS Development
9 29 (5.98%) Multithreading
10 27 (5.57%) Software Testing
11 26 (5.36%) TDD
12 24 (4.95%) ITIL
13 23 (4.74%) MVC
14 22 (4.54%) Unit Testing
14 22 (4.54%) Cyber Security
15 21 (4.33%) Configuration Management
15 21 (4.33%) Logistics
16 20 (4.12%) Time Management
17 19 (3.92%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 299 (61.65%) C++
2 132 (27.22%) Java
3 120 (24.74%) C#
4 78 (16.08%) Python
5 59 (12.16%) JavaScript
6 46 (9.48%) SQL
7 35 (7.22%) Perl
8 29 (5.98%) Objective-C
9 28 (5.77%) Embedded C
10 20 (4.12%) Ruby
11 19 (3.92%) Bash Shell
12 16 (3.30%) Shell Script
13 14 (2.89%) MATLAB
13 14 (2.89%) Assembly Language
14 12 (2.47%) VB
14 12 (2.47%) PHP
15 11 (2.27%) Embedded C++
16 7 (1.44%) VC++
17 6 (1.24%) VB.NET
17 6 (1.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 181 (37.32%) Degree
2 141 (29.07%) Security Cleared
3 89 (18.35%) DV Cleared
4 57 (11.75%) SC Cleared
5 16 (3.30%) HND
6 10 (2.06%) ISEB
7 9 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (1.65%) CCNA
8 8 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.44%) ISTQB
10 6 (1.24%) MCP
10 6 (1.24%) PhD
11 5 (1.03%) HNC
12 3 (0.62%) MCSE
12 3 (0.62%) MCSA
13 2 (0.41%) MCSD
13 2 (0.41%) CISSP
13 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.86%) DO-178B
2 7 (1.44%) QA
3 5 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.82%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.62%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.62%) TickIT
5 3 (0.62%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.41%) DO-254
6 2 (0.41%) DO-160
6 2 (0.41%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.41%) SLA
6 2 (0.41%) JTAG
7 1 (0.21%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (3.51%) Firmware
2 13 (2.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.47%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.65%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.65%) Samba
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.41%) vSphere
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (0.41%) Data Guard
1 2 (0.41%) Hyperic
2 1 (0.21%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 45 (9.28%) Microsoft
2 36 (7.42%) Oracle
3 17 (3.51%) IBM
3 17 (3.51%) VMware
4 14 (2.89%) Apple
5 12 (2.47%) Red Hat
5 12 (2.47%) Google
6 8 (1.65%) NetApp
7 7 (1.44%) Adobe
8 6 (1.24%) SIMUL8
8 6 (1.24%) Wind River
8 6 (1.24%) Xilinx
8 6 (1.24%) Twitter
8 6 (1.24%) Kenexa
9 5 (1.03%) HP
9 5 (1.03%) EMC
10 4 (0.82%) Cognos
10 4 (0.82%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.82%) Hyperion
10 4 (0.82%) F5
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
QUANTICA
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 plus 27 Days Holiday.
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Optimus Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £35,600 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + relocation assistance (discretionary)
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits bonus and pension
Posted: 6 days ago