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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 38 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing C 340 376 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.83% 6.17% 5.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.50% 10.90% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 211 302 262
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £23,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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
3238 3450 3234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.48% 56.63% 60.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2793 2961 2905
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,127
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Gloucestershire -2 131 £40,000 - 15
Bristol -19 66 £38,500 +28.33% 13
Wiltshire +27 65 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Dorset +7 40 £32,500 -18.75% 8
Somerset +6 21 £37,500 +25.00% 5
Devon -13 4 £47,500 +26.66% 4
Cornwall -11 1 - -
Avon - 1 £36,500 -
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 354 (56.46%) C++
2 245 (39.07%) Software Engineering
3 219 (34.93%) Security Cleared
4 217 (34.61%) Linux
5 189 (30.14%) Degree
6 173 (27.59%) Java
7 140 (22.33%) DV Cleared
8 135 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
9 114 (18.18%) Windows
10 109 (17.38%) C#
11 105 (16.75%) Python
12 104 (16.59%) SC Cleared
13 101 (16.11%) HTML
14 92 (14.67%) Computer Science
15 91 (14.51%) Microsoft
16 86 (13.72%) JavaScript
17 81 (12.92%) Electronics
18 80 (12.76%) OO
19 76 (12.12%) .NET
20 75 (11.96%) Military
21 72 (11.48%) Embedded C
22 71 (11.32%) SDLC
23 70 (11.16%) SQL
24 69 (11.00%) Oracle
25 64 (10.21%) Information Security
26 63 (10.05%) Perl
26 63 (10.05%) CSS
26 63 (10.05%) Scrum
27 62 (9.89%) Time Management
28 60 (9.57%) ITIL

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 18 (2.87%) WebLogic
2 16 (2.55%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.55%) Node.js
3 15 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (2.39%) IIS
4 14 (2.23%) OpenStack
5 11 (1.75%) CMS
6 8 (1.28%) JBoss
6 8 (1.28%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.96%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.80%) Confluence
8 5 (0.80%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.48%) Oracle Application Server
9 3 (0.48%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.32%) WordPress
10 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.16%) Lync
11 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.16%) Drupal
Applications
1 51 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.39%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.59%) MS Project
4 7 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (1.12%) MS Office
4 7 (1.12%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.64%) Simulink
5 4 (0.64%) Maya
5 4 (0.64%) 3ds Max
5 4 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.48%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.32%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.32%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.16%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.16%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.48%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 48 (7.66%) TCP/IP
2 23 (3.67%) Wireless
3 17 (2.71%) HTTP
4 15 (2.39%) SAN
5 13 (2.07%) WAN
6 12 (1.91%) LAN
6 12 (1.91%) Ethernet
7 11 (1.75%) DWDM
7 11 (1.75%) MPLS
7 11 (1.75%) VoIP
7 11 (1.75%) SDH
8 7 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (1.12%) DLNA
8 7 (1.12%) Internet
9 6 (0.96%) Firewall
10 4 (0.64%) DNS
10 4 (0.64%) SMS
10 4 (0.64%) Broadband
11 3 (0.48%) NAS
11 3 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.22%) MySQL
3 31 (4.94%) Relational Database
4 23 (3.67%) Oracle Database
5 21 (3.35%) RDBMS
6 18 (2.87%) MongoDB
7 17 (2.71%) Big Data
8 14 (2.23%) Hadoop
9 9 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.80%) OLTP
14 4 (0.64%) Star Schema
14 4 (0.64%) Apache Accumulo
14 4 (0.64%) Oracle ODI
15 3 (0.48%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (5.10%) Git (software)
2 30 (4.78%) Visual Studio
3 23 (3.67%) Eclipse
4 22 (3.51%) Subversion
5 18 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (2.55%) GDB
7 15 (2.39%) Rational DOORS
8 14 (2.23%) ClearCase
8 14 (2.23%) JIRA
8 14 (2.23%) WinDbg
9 7 (1.12%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.12%) Maven
9 7 (1.12%) LoadRunner
10 6 (0.96%) Eclipse RCP
11 5 (0.80%) Mercurial
11 5 (0.80%) FindBugs
11 5 (0.80%) Hudson
11 5 (0.80%) dotCover
11 5 (0.80%) ReSharper
12 4 (0.64%) ERwin
General
1 81 (12.92%) Electronics
2 75 (11.96%) Military
3 45 (7.18%) Finance
4 30 (4.78%) Aerospace
5 21 (3.35%) Retail
5 21 (3.35%) Telecoms
6 20 (3.19%) Automotive
7 18 (2.87%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.91%) Games
9 11 (1.75%) Advertising
10 9 (1.44%) Multimedia
11 8 (1.28%) Marketing
11 8 (1.28%) Banking
12 6 (0.96%) Avionics
13 5 (0.80%) Legal
14 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.32%) Publishing
15 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 218 (34.77%) Software Engineer
2 135 (21.53%) Developer
3 62 (9.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 53 (8.45%) Software Developer
5 41 (6.54%) Analyst
6 31 (4.94%) Graduate
6 31 (4.94%) Design Engineer
6 31 (4.94%) C++ Developer
7 25 (3.99%) Junior
8 24 (3.83%) Electronics Engineer
9 22 (3.51%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 21 (3.35%) Senior Software Engineer
11 19 (3.03%) Architect
12 18 (2.87%) Programmer
13 17 (2.71%) Systems Engineer
14 16 (2.55%) Consultant
14 16 (2.55%) Integration Engineer
15 15 (2.39%) Firmware Engineer
16 14 (2.23%) Network Engineer
16 14 (2.23%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (16.11%) HTML
2 76 (12.12%) .NET
3 63 (10.05%) CSS
4 46 (7.34%) HTML5
5 39 (6.22%) jQuery
6 38 (6.06%) XML
7 36 (5.74%) J2EE
8 34 (5.42%) Web Services
9 22 (3.51%) CSS3
9 22 (3.51%) Middleware
10 21 (3.35%) ASP.NET
11 20 (3.19%) REST
12 19 (3.03%) Hibernate
12 19 (3.03%) Spring
13 18 (2.87%) WPF
14 16 (2.55%) JSON
15 15 (2.39%) WCF
16 14 (2.23%) STL
16 14 (2.23%) Apache Camel
17 12 (1.91%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 92 (14.67%) Computer Science
2 55 (8.77%) Mathematics
3 41 (6.54%) Physics
4 39 (6.22%) Management Information System
5 36 (5.74%) Algorithms
6 32 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (3.67%) Visualisation
8 22 (3.51%) Embedded Systems
9 19 (3.03%) MPEG
10 15 (2.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 14 (2.23%) PKI
12 12 (1.91%) Data Structures
12 12 (1.91%) Performance Metrics
13 10 (1.59%) Device Driver
13 10 (1.59%) VHDL
13 10 (1.59%) CCTV
14 9 (1.44%) Chemistry
15 8 (1.28%) Clustering
15 8 (1.28%) Replication
15 8 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 217 (34.61%) Linux
2 114 (18.18%) Windows
3 42 (6.70%) UNIX
4 22 (3.51%) Android
5 11 (1.75%) Embedded Linux
6 10 (1.59%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.96%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.96%) Debian
7 6 (0.96%) CentOS
8 5 (0.80%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.64%) zOS
10 3 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.32%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.32%) AIX
11 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.32%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (39.07%) Software Engineering
2 135 (21.53%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (12.76%) OO
4 71 (11.32%) SDLC
5 64 (10.21%) Information Security
6 63 (10.05%) Scrum
7 62 (9.89%) Time Management
8 60 (9.57%) ITIL
9 54 (8.61%) DevOps
10 49 (7.81%) Configuration Management
11 48 (7.66%) UML
12 43 (6.86%) OOD
13 42 (6.70%) Project Management
14 36 (5.74%) Service Management
15 33 (5.26%) Analytics
16 31 (4.94%) Cyber Security
16 31 (4.94%) TDD
17 30 (4.78%) Multithreading
17 30 (4.78%) Validation
18 25 (3.99%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 354 (56.46%) C++
2 173 (27.59%) Java
3 109 (17.38%) C#
4 105 (16.75%) Python
5 86 (13.72%) JavaScript
6 72 (11.48%) Embedded C
7 70 (11.16%) SQL
8 63 (10.05%) Perl
9 48 (7.66%) Embedded C++
10 30 (4.78%) PHP
11 27 (4.31%) Bash Shell
11 27 (4.31%) Ruby
12 14 (2.23%) VB
13 13 (2.07%) Assembly Language
14 11 (1.75%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.28%) Objective-C
16 7 (1.12%) Ada
17 5 (0.80%) VB.NET
18 4 (0.64%) VBA
18 4 (0.64%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 219 (34.93%) Security Cleared
2 189 (30.14%) Degree
3 140 (22.33%) DV Cleared
4 104 (16.59%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.07%) CCNA
5 13 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (1.91%) ISEB
7 11 (1.75%) ISTQB
8 7 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.80%) CISSP
10 4 (0.64%) MBA
11 3 (0.48%) PhD
11 3 (0.48%) HND
12 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.32%) MCP
12 2 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.32%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.78%) QA
2 12 (1.91%) SLA
3 9 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.12%) DO-178B
5 5 (0.80%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.64%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.64%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.48%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.32%) JTAG
8 2 (0.32%) DO-254
8 2 (0.32%) DO-160
8 2 (0.32%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 48 (7.66%) Firmware
2 47 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (4.63%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.91%) vSphere
5 7 (1.12%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.48%) Oracle Clusterware
6 3 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.32%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.32%) Docker
7 2 (0.32%) HDFS
7 2 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.16%) XenApp
8 1 (0.16%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (1.12%) NetBackup
1 7 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 7 (1.12%) Legato
2 5 (0.80%) Hyperic
2 5 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (0.64%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.64%) Oracle EDQ
4 3 (0.48%) Puppet
4 3 (0.48%) Oracle Flashback
4 3 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.32%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 91 (14.51%) Microsoft
2 69 (11.00%) Oracle
3 50 (7.97%) VMware
4 29 (4.63%) IBM
5 14 (2.23%) HP
6 13 (2.07%) Twitter
6 13 (2.07%) Cisco
6 13 (2.07%) NetApp
7 11 (1.75%) EMC
8 8 (1.28%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.12%) Kenexa
9 7 (1.12%) Veritas
9 7 (1.12%) Hitachi
9 7 (1.12%) Adobe
10 6 (0.96%) Citrix
10 6 (0.96%) SIMUL8
10 6 (0.96%) SolarWinds
10 6 (0.96%) Wind River
11 5 (0.80%) Google
11 5 (0.80%) Perforce
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £27000 per annum + Relocation Assistance
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Automotive Robots
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £35-55,000 + excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
BPR Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Good Bonus & Private Medical (BUPA)
Posted: 6 days ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago