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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 51 71 62
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Permanent jobs citing C 288 226 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.06% 3.84% 4.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.85% 6.87% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 192 136 205
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,558 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,750 £50,300
UK excluding London average 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
3254 3288 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.15% 55.84% 58.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2823 2934 2805
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
Gloucestershire +17 129 £45,000 +12.50% 20
Dorset +34 57 £32,500 -23.52% 10
Bristol -31 42 £42,000 +2.43% 13
Somerset +1 24 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Wiltshire -4 18 £46,250 -7.50% 9
Devon -1 14 £40,750 +18.11% 1
Avon 0 1 £75,000 +36.36%
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 293 (45.50%) C++
2 239 (37.11%) Security Cleared
3 227 (35.25%) Software Engineering
4 216 (33.54%) Java
5 177 (27.48%) C#
6 171 (26.55%) Degree
7 159 (24.69%) DV Cleared
8 158 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
9 156 (24.22%) Linux
10 128 (19.88%) Python
11 88 (13.66%) SC Cleared
12 87 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
13 84 (13.04%) Finance
14 83 (12.89%) Microsoft
15 82 (12.73%) OO
16 78 (12.11%) Windows
16 78 (12.11%) SQL
17 73 (11.34%) HTML
17 73 (11.34%) Telecoms
18 72 (11.18%) .NET
19 70 (10.87%) JavaScript
19 70 (10.87%) UML
20 69 (10.71%) Scrum
21 68 (10.56%) Cybersecurity
22 67 (10.40%) TCP/IP
23 64 (9.94%) ITIL
24 63 (9.78%) Perl
24 63 (9.78%) Requirements Analysis
25 60 (9.32%) Mathematics
26 59 (9.16%) Computer Science

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 34 (5.28%) Apache Pig
2 18 (2.80%) SAS
3 14 (2.17%) Node.js
4 13 (2.02%) JBoss
5 12 (1.86%) IIS
6 10 (1.55%) Apache
7 7 (1.09%) CMS
7 7 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.09%) WebLogic
8 6 (0.93%) OpenStack
9 5 (0.78%) Confluence
9 5 (0.78%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.62%) Oracle Application Server
11 3 (0.47%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.31%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.31%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.16%) Kentico
13 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.95%) MS Office
3 17 (2.64%) MS Project
4 12 (1.86%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.31%) 3ds Max
5 2 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.31%) Maya
5 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.16%) Simulink
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.62%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.62%) ProductWriter
3 2 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.55%) Amazon S3
3 4 (0.62%) SaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 67 (10.40%) TCP/IP
2 41 (6.37%) Firewall
3 23 (3.57%) Internet
4 14 (2.17%) HTTP
5 12 (1.86%) LDAP
6 10 (1.55%) DNS
6 10 (1.55%) Wireless
7 9 (1.40%) Network Security
8 8 (1.24%) Bluetooth
8 8 (1.24%) Ethernet
9 7 (1.09%) LAN
9 7 (1.09%) WAN
10 6 (0.93%) Wideband
11 5 (0.78%) DVB
11 5 (0.78%) FTP
11 5 (0.78%) SSL
11 5 (0.78%) Wireshark
12 4 (0.62%) 3G
12 4 (0.62%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.62%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (9.16%) Big Data
1 59 (9.16%) Hadoop
2 57 (8.85%) SQL Server
3 34 (5.28%) Apache Hive
4 24 (3.73%) MongoDB
5 20 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (1.86%) MySQL
7 12 (1.86%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.24%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 8 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.09%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (1.09%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.09%) SAS EBI
11 6 (0.93%) Data Mining
11 6 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 32 (4.97%) Subversion
2 27 (4.19%) JIRA
3 25 (3.88%) Eclipse
4 23 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
5 13 (2.02%) Git (software)
6 11 (1.71%) Visual Studio
7 10 (1.55%) JUnit
7 10 (1.55%) Selenium
7 10 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (1.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (0.93%) ClearCase
9 6 (0.93%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.78%) Mercurial
11 4 (0.62%) Metasploit
11 4 (0.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.47%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.47%) JMeter
12 3 (0.47%) LoadRunner
12 3 (0.47%) NetBeans
12 3 (0.47%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 84 (13.04%) Finance
2 73 (11.34%) Telecoms
3 59 (9.16%) Retail
4 48 (7.45%) Electronics
5 28 (4.35%) Military
6 20 (3.11%) Banking
7 18 (2.80%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.02%) Automotive
9 12 (1.86%) Aerospace
9 12 (1.86%) Legal
10 10 (1.55%) Marketing
11 8 (1.24%) Advertising
12 7 (1.09%) Law
12 7 (1.09%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.62%) French Language
13 4 (0.62%) Games
14 3 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.47%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.16%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 164 (25.47%) Software Engineer
2 101 (15.68%) Developer
3 83 (12.89%) Analyst
4 40 (6.21%) Software Developer
5 38 (5.90%) Systems Engineer
6 33 (5.12%) C++ Software Engineer
7 28 (4.35%) C Software Engineer
8 26 (4.04%) Consultant
9 25 (3.88%) Java Engineer
9 25 (3.88%) Senior Developer
9 25 (3.88%) Team Leader
9 25 (3.88%) Tester
10 24 (3.73%) Systems Tester
10 24 (3.73%) Test Analyst
11 23 (3.57%) C# Developer
11 23 (3.57%) C# Software Engineer
11 23 (3.57%) Firmware Engineer
12 22 (3.42%) Principal Engineer
13 21 (3.26%) Principal Software Engineer
13 21 (3.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (11.34%) HTML
2 72 (11.18%) .NET
3 49 (7.61%) CSS
4 46 (7.14%) Java EE
5 40 (6.21%) J2EE
5 40 (6.21%) Web Services
6 39 (6.06%) XML
7 36 (5.59%) STL
8 30 (4.66%) ASP.NET
9 28 (4.35%) HTML5
10 23 (3.57%) jQuery
11 21 (3.26%) Hibernate
12 20 (3.11%) WPF
13 14 (2.17%) Middleware
14 13 (2.02%) EJB
14 13 (2.02%) JSF
15 12 (1.86%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (1.86%) WCF
16 11 (1.71%) .NET Framework
16 11 (1.71%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 87 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (9.32%) Mathematics
3 59 (9.16%) Computer Science
4 36 (5.59%) Cybercrime
5 31 (4.81%) Algorithms
5 31 (4.81%) Physics
6 21 (3.26%) Data Centre
7 17 (2.64%) Driving Licence
7 17 (2.64%) Embedded Systems
7 17 (2.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 17 (2.64%) User Experience
8 14 (2.17%) Mobile App
8 14 (2.17%) Visualisation
9 13 (2.02%) CESG
10 12 (1.86%) CESG CLAS
10 12 (1.86%) Digital Media
11 11 (1.71%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.71%) VHDL
12 10 (1.55%) Credit Risk
12 10 (1.55%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 156 (24.22%) Linux
2 78 (12.11%) Windows
3 57 (8.85%) Android
3 57 (8.85%) Apple iOS
4 45 (6.99%) Unix
5 20 (3.11%) Mac OS X
6 16 (2.48%) Windows 7
7 14 (2.17%) Windows Server
8 10 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.40%) Windows 10
9 9 (1.40%) Windows 8
9 9 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (1.24%) Data ONTAP
11 7 (1.09%) Debian
11 7 (1.09%) Embedded Linux
11 7 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (1.09%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.78%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.16%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.16%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (35.25%) Software Engineering
2 158 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (12.73%) OO
4 70 (10.87%) UML
5 69 (10.71%) Scrum
6 68 (10.56%) Cybersecurity
7 64 (9.94%) ITIL
8 63 (9.78%) Requirements Analysis
9 55 (8.54%) Mentoring
9 55 (8.54%) SDLC
10 53 (8.23%) Software Testing
11 52 (8.07%) Ethical Hacking
12 46 (7.14%) Multithreading
13 45 (6.99%) Test Scripting
14 43 (6.68%) Penetration Testing
14 43 (6.68%) Reverse Engineering
15 37 (5.75%) Analytics
15 37 (5.75%) Mobile Development
16 36 (5.59%) Project Management
17 35 (5.43%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 293 (45.50%) C++
2 216 (33.54%) Java
3 177 (27.48%) C#
4 128 (19.88%) Python
5 78 (12.11%) SQL
6 70 (10.87%) JavaScript
7 63 (9.78%) Perl
8 48 (7.45%) Objective-C
9 43 (6.68%) Ruby
10 29 (4.50%) Bash Shell
11 22 (3.42%) Assembly Language
12 20 (3.11%) Embedded C
12 20 (3.11%) MATLAB
13 19 (2.95%) PowerShell
14 15 (2.33%) R
15 14 (2.17%) VB.NET
16 11 (1.71%) PL/SQL
17 8 (1.24%) PHP
18 6 (0.93%) VB
19 5 (0.78%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 239 (37.11%) Security Cleared
2 171 (26.55%) Degree
3 159 (24.69%) DV Cleared
4 88 (13.66%) SC Cleared
5 54 (8.39%) MCSE
5 54 (8.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 52 (8.07%) ISTQB
7 45 (6.99%) ISEB
8 39 (6.06%) CISSP
9 38 (5.90%) GIAC
10 34 (5.28%) CCNA
10 34 (5.28%) Cisco Certification
10 34 (5.28%) Linux+ Certification
10 34 (5.28%) SANS
10 34 (5.28%) SSCP
11 20 (3.11%) MCSA
12 17 (2.64%) PhD
13 16 (2.48%) DBS Check
13 16 (2.48%) Network+ Certification
14 12 (1.86%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.04%) QA
2 20 (3.11%) SLA
3 11 (1.71%) MISRA
4 6 (0.93%) Def Stans
5 5 (0.78%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.62%) MISRA C
7 2 (0.31%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.31%) JTAG
7 2 (0.31%) OIPF
8 1 (0.16%) COBIT
8 1 (0.16%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.16%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.16%) ISO26262
System Software
1 38 (5.90%) Firmware
2 22 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.24%) vSphere
4 6 (0.93%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.78%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle Clusterware
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.62%) Samba
7 2 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (0.62%) Data Guard
1 4 (0.62%) EnCase
1 4 (0.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 4 (0.62%) Oracle Flashback
1 4 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (0.62%) QRadar
2 3 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.31%) SCCM
4 1 (0.16%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.16%) Nagios
4 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 83 (12.89%) Microsoft
2 55 (8.54%) Oracle
3 22 (3.42%) VMware
4 12 (1.86%) Apple
4 12 (1.86%) NetApp
5 11 (1.71%) IBM
6 10 (1.55%) Bloomberg
6 10 (1.55%) Reuters
7 6 (0.93%) EMC
7 6 (0.93%) Kenexa
8 5 (0.78%) Atlassian
8 5 (0.78%) SAP
8 5 (0.78%) SolarWinds
9 4 (0.62%) Altera
9 4 (0.62%) ArcSight
9 4 (0.62%) LogRhythm
9 4 (0.62%) McAfee
9 4 (0.62%) Splunk
9 4 (0.62%) Trustwave
10 3 (0.47%) Xilinx
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-42,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 65,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Skilliantech Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 70,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000 (and an exception package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £47000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 38,000 - 48,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
QA Ltd
Salary: Competitive package + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Tibco Software
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago
Poole
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + OT, Pension, Priv Health
Posted: 12 days ago