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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 52 57 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -31
Permanent jobs citing C 287 222 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.83% 4.22% 8.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.69% 7.31% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 173 196 346
Average salary £38,000 £38,486 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +9.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
3304 3037 3187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.58% 57.68% 58.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2920 2711 2845
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +7 98 £40,000 -3.61% 29
Bristol +2 67 £38,750 +10.71% 22
Wiltshire +6 43 £48,250 +27.06% 12
Dorset -6 33 £33,750 +43.61% 15
Somerset +6 24 £37,500 +25.00% 12
Devon +11 16 £34,500 -16.36% 7
Cornwall - 2 £30,000 - 1
Avon - 2 £55,000 -
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 315 (60.69%) C++
2 207 (39.88%) Software Engineering
3 177 (34.10%) Degree
4 163 (31.41%) Security Cleared
5 154 (29.67%) Linux
6 147 (28.32%) Java
7 124 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
8 112 (21.58%) C#
9 104 (20.04%) DV Cleared
10 94 (18.11%) OO
11 90 (17.34%) HTML
12 85 (16.38%) Python
13 80 (15.41%) Windows
13 80 (15.41%) Computer Science
14 76 (14.64%) SC Cleared
15 72 (13.87%) JavaScript
16 69 (13.29%) .NET
17 67 (12.91%) Mathematics
18 59 (11.37%) Microsoft
19 57 (10.98%) OOD
20 55 (10.60%) CSS
21 49 (9.44%) Electronics
21 49 (9.44%) Scrum
22 48 (9.25%) Aerospace
23 45 (8.67%) TCP/IP
24 44 (8.48%) Perl
25 43 (8.29%) SQL
26 42 (8.09%) UML
26 42 (8.09%) jQuery
26 42 (8.09%) Military

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.50%) IIS
2 13 (2.50%) OpenStack
3 9 (1.73%) CMS
4 7 (1.35%) WebLogic
5 5 (0.96%) MQSeries
6 4 (0.77%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.58%) Node.js
7 3 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.39%) WordPress
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.39%) JBoss
9 1 (0.19%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.19%) Apache
9 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.19%) Drupal
9 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.19%) Lync
Applications
1 40 (7.71%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.08%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.35%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.35%) MS Project
4 6 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.77%) MS Office
5 4 (0.77%) Simulink
6 3 (0.58%) Maya
6 3 (0.58%) 3ds Max
6 3 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.39%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.58%) Google Analytics
1 3 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (8.67%) TCP/IP
2 23 (4.43%) Internet
3 16 (3.08%) HTTP
4 13 (2.50%) LAN
5 12 (2.31%) WAN
6 11 (2.12%) Ethernet
6 11 (2.12%) Wireless
7 10 (1.93%) DWDM
7 10 (1.93%) MPLS
7 10 (1.93%) SDH
8 9 (1.73%) VoIP
9 7 (1.35%) Firewall
9 7 (1.35%) DLNA
10 6 (1.16%) Network Security
10 6 (1.16%) IPsec
10 6 (1.16%) LDAP
11 5 (0.96%) FTP
11 5 (0.96%) VPN
11 5 (0.96%) SSL
11 5 (0.96%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (7.51%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.24%) MySQL
3 14 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 13 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (2.31%) Big Data
6 11 (2.12%) Relational Database
7 10 (1.93%) Oracle Database
7 10 (1.93%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.73%) Apache Accumulo
9 7 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (0.77%) OLTP
11 4 (0.77%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.58%) Essbase
12 3 (0.58%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (0.58%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (3.08%) Subversion
2 14 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 13 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 12 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.54%) LoadRunner
6 6 (1.16%) WinDbg
6 6 (1.16%) GDB
7 5 (0.96%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (0.96%) Hudson
7 5 (0.96%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.96%) JIRA
8 4 (0.77%) Mercurial
8 4 (0.77%) JMeter
8 4 (0.77%) LabVIEW
8 4 (0.77%) ClearCase
8 4 (0.77%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.58%) Dreamweaver
9 3 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (0.58%) Maven
9 3 (0.58%) NUnit
General
1 49 (9.44%) Electronics
2 48 (9.25%) Aerospace
3 42 (8.09%) Military
4 33 (6.36%) Finance
5 21 (4.05%) Manufacturing
6 20 (3.85%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.50%) Advertising
8 12 (2.31%) Automotive
9 9 (1.73%) Retail
9 9 (1.73%) Marketing
10 8 (1.54%) Multimedia
10 8 (1.54%) Games
11 4 (0.77%) Banking
11 4 (0.77%) Avionics
12 3 (0.58%) Legal
13 2 (0.39%) Publishing
13 2 (0.39%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 180 (34.68%) Software Engineer
2 128 (24.66%) Developer
3 56 (10.79%) Analyst
4 39 (7.51%) Software Developer
5 36 (6.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 28 (5.39%) C++ Developer
7 27 (5.20%) Senior Software Engineer
8 21 (4.05%) Graduate
9 18 (3.47%) Programmer
10 17 (3.28%) Systems Engineer
10 17 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
11 16 (3.08%) Senior Developer
11 16 (3.08%) iOS Developer
12 14 (2.70%) Junior
12 14 (2.70%) Design Engineer
13 13 (2.50%) Electronics Engineer
14 12 (2.31%) C# Software Engineer
15 11 (2.12%) Integration Engineer
15 11 (2.12%) Systems Analyst
15 11 (2.12%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (17.34%) HTML
2 69 (13.29%) .NET
3 55 (10.60%) CSS
4 42 (8.09%) jQuery
5 40 (7.71%) Web Services
6 38 (7.32%) XML
7 30 (5.78%) HTML5
8 23 (4.43%) J2EE
9 22 (4.24%) ASP.NET
10 21 (4.05%) JSON
11 18 (3.47%) WPF
12 17 (3.28%) REST
13 16 (3.08%) WCF
14 12 (2.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 11 (2.12%) STL
16 10 (1.93%) Middleware
16 10 (1.93%) Qt
16 10 (1.93%) SOAP
17 9 (1.73%) POSIX
18 8 (1.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 80 (15.41%) Computer Science
2 67 (12.91%) Mathematics
3 38 (7.32%) Algorithms
4 35 (6.74%) Physics
5 27 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (5.20%) Embedded Systems
6 25 (4.82%) Management Information System
7 21 (4.05%) MPEG
8 19 (3.66%) Device Driver
9 18 (3.47%) iPhone
9 18 (3.47%) iPad
10 17 (3.28%) Visualisation
10 17 (3.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 15 (2.89%) User Experience
12 14 (2.70%) Data Structures
13 13 (2.50%) VHDL
14 12 (2.31%) Mobile App
15 11 (2.12%) Client/Server
16 10 (1.93%) Mobile Payment
17 9 (1.73%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 154 (29.67%) Linux
2 80 (15.41%) Windows
3 33 (6.36%) Android
4 31 (5.97%) UNIX
5 26 (5.01%) Apple iOS
6 12 (2.31%) Windows Phone
7 10 (1.93%) Windows Phone 7
8 6 (1.16%) CentOS
8 6 (1.16%) Debian
8 6 (1.16%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (0.77%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.39%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.39%) AIX
10 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.19%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (39.88%) Software Engineering
2 124 (23.89%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (18.11%) OO
4 57 (10.98%) OOD
5 49 (9.44%) Scrum
6 42 (8.09%) UML
7 37 (7.13%) Time Management
8 32 (6.17%) ITIL
8 32 (6.17%) OOA/OOD
9 31 (5.97%) Multithreading
10 29 (5.59%) OOP
10 29 (5.59%) Configuration Management
11 28 (5.39%) Information Security
11 28 (5.39%) Cyber Security
12 27 (5.20%) MVC
13 23 (4.43%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (4.43%) Unit Testing
13 23 (4.43%) iOS Development
14 21 (4.05%) TDD
15 20 (3.85%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 315 (60.69%) C++
2 147 (28.32%) Java
3 112 (21.58%) C#
4 85 (16.38%) Python
5 72 (13.87%) JavaScript
6 44 (8.48%) Perl
7 43 (8.29%) SQL
8 39 (7.51%) Embedded C
9 21 (4.05%) Ruby
9 21 (4.05%) Bash Shell
10 20 (3.85%) Objective-C
10 20 (3.85%) Embedded C++
11 16 (3.08%) PHP
12 15 (2.89%) Assembly Language
13 14 (2.70%) VB
14 11 (2.12%) MATLAB
15 8 (1.54%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.96%) VBA
16 5 (0.96%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.77%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 177 (34.10%) Degree
2 163 (31.41%) Security Cleared
3 104 (20.04%) DV Cleared
4 76 (14.64%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.50%) HND
5 13 (2.50%) ISEB
6 12 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (2.31%) CCNA
7 9 (1.73%) ISTQB
7 9 (1.73%) VCP4
8 7 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (1.16%) PhD
10 4 (0.77%) HNC
10 4 (0.77%) MCP
10 4 (0.77%) CISSP
11 3 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.39%) NCDA
12 2 (0.39%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.73%) QA
1 9 (1.73%) DO-178B
2 8 (1.54%) SLA
2 8 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.77%) JSP 440
3 4 (0.77%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.58%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.58%) TickIT
4 3 (0.58%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.39%) DO-254
5 2 (0.39%) DO-160
5 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.39%) JTAG
System Software
1 22 (4.24%) Firmware
2 21 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.70%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.16%) vSphere
4 6 (1.16%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.77%) Samba
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.39%) HDFS
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.39%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.39%) Hyperic
3 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.19%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 59 (11.37%) Microsoft
2 37 (7.13%) Oracle
3 22 (4.24%) VMware
4 17 (3.28%) IBM
5 10 (1.93%) Red Hat
5 10 (1.93%) Google
6 9 (1.73%) Twitter
7 8 (1.54%) NetApp
8 6 (1.16%) Apple
8 6 (1.16%) Cisco
8 6 (1.16%) Adobe
8 6 (1.16%) HP
8 6 (1.16%) SIMUL8
8 6 (1.16%) Wind River
8 6 (1.16%) Kenexa
9 4 (0.77%) Xilinx
9 4 (0.77%) F5
9 4 (0.77%) EMC
9 4 (0.77%) Cognos
9 4 (0.77%) CheckPoint
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Home Work +
Posted: 11 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Technology Leaders
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits and some remote working (
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-30,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £20-25,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-40,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum £55K - £80K Per Annum + Discretionar
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum, Benefits bonus and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £56000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, Stock options, 25 day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
QA Limited
Salary: £150.00 per week
Posted: 4 days ago