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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 50 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Permanent jobs citing C 291 314 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.68% 6.27% 6.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.42% 10.99% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 201 272 342
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
3456 2858 3061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.59% 57.08% 53.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2974 2567 2772
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 -15 98 £40,000 +23.07% 36
Gloucestershire 0 80 £37,500 - 18
Somerset +3 37 £32,500 -23.52% 11
Dorset -21 37 £34,500 -18.82% 12
Wiltshire +3 26 £35,000 -17.64% 9
Devon -36 7 £38,500 +18.46% 2
Cornwall - 3 £50,000 - 1
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 416 (64.80%) C++
2 306 (47.66%) Software Engineering
3 259 (40.34%) Degree
4 197 (30.69%) Java
5 191 (29.75%) C#
6 182 (28.35%) Security Cleared
7 165 (25.70%) Agile Software Development
8 154 (23.99%) Computer Science
9 145 (22.59%) Linux
10 112 (17.45%) OO
10 112 (17.45%) Mathematics
11 110 (17.13%) SQL
12 105 (16.36%) Python
13 102 (15.89%) HTML
14 99 (15.42%) Windows
15 98 (15.26%) DV Cleared
16 93 (14.49%) XML
17 91 (14.17%) UML
18 90 (14.02%) Finance
19 84 (13.08%) Oracle
20 74 (11.53%) JavaScript
21 69 (10.75%) Telecoms
22 68 (10.59%) iOS Development
23 66 (10.28%) .NET
24 63 (9.81%) Aerospace
24 63 (9.81%) Android
25 61 (9.50%) Apple iOS
26 59 (9.19%) J2EE
26 59 (9.19%) Microsoft
27 57 (8.88%) TDD

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 35 (5.45%) WebLogic
2 19 (2.96%) Apache
3 13 (2.02%) WebSphere
4 11 (1.71%) Apache ServiceMix
5 6 (0.93%) SAS
6 4 (0.62%) ColdFusion
6 4 (0.62%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.62%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.47%) IIS
7 3 (0.47%) CMS
8 2 (0.31%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.16%) WordPress
9 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.16%) Drupal
9 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 43 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.02%) Photoshop
2 13 (2.02%) MS Office
3 6 (0.93%) MS Project
4 2 (0.31%) Simulink
5 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
1 8 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.16%) Magento
2 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (6.23%) TCP/IP
2 30 (4.67%) HTTP
3 23 (3.58%) Network Security
4 21 (3.27%) Wireless
5 17 (2.65%) Internet
6 15 (2.34%) Ethernet
7 13 (2.02%) SSL
7 13 (2.02%) NFC
8 12 (1.87%) VoIP
9 11 (1.71%) WAN
10 10 (1.56%) LTE
11 8 (1.25%) SAN
12 7 (1.09%) 4G
12 7 (1.09%) LAN
13 6 (0.93%) FTP
13 6 (0.93%) SMS
14 5 (0.78%) Fibre Channel
14 5 (0.78%) ADSL
14 5 (0.78%) GPRS
14 5 (0.78%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (8.72%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.07%) MySQL
3 27 (4.21%) Relational Database
4 14 (2.18%) Hadoop
5 13 (2.02%) RDBMS
6 11 (1.71%) Apache Accumulo
6 11 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (1.40%) Oracle Database
7 9 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (1.25%) Essbase
9 6 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.31%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.31%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 35 (5.45%) Subversion
2 27 (4.21%) Git (software)
3 24 (3.74%) Eclipse
4 23 (3.58%) Visual Studio
5 22 (3.43%) Ant
6 14 (2.18%) JUnit
7 13 (2.02%) Eclipse RCP
8 12 (1.87%) Rational DOORS
9 10 (1.56%) Maven
10 9 (1.40%) JMeter
10 9 (1.40%) Selenium
11 8 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
11 8 (1.25%) NetBeans
11 8 (1.25%) ClearCase
11 8 (1.25%) PVCS
12 7 (1.09%) WinDbg
12 7 (1.09%) GCC
12 7 (1.09%) GDB
13 6 (0.93%) Bugzilla
13 6 (0.93%) LoadRunner
General
1 90 (14.02%) Finance
2 69 (10.75%) Telecoms
3 63 (9.81%) Aerospace
4 55 (8.57%) Electronics
5 42 (6.54%) Manufacturing
6 31 (4.83%) Banking
7 23 (3.58%) Military
8 18 (2.80%) Retail
9 15 (2.34%) Games
10 13 (2.02%) French Language
11 9 (1.40%) Automotive
12 7 (1.09%) Advertising
13 5 (0.78%) Law
13 5 (0.78%) Back Office
13 5 (0.78%) Marketing
14 3 (0.47%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.31%) Publishing
15 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.31%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 218 (33.96%) Software Engineer
2 186 (28.97%) Developer
3 41 (6.39%) Graduate
3 41 (6.39%) iOS Developer
4 37 (5.76%) Software Developer
5 36 (5.61%) Analyst
6 35 (5.45%) Junior
7 26 (4.05%) Senior Developer
7 26 (4.05%) C++ Developer
8 22 (3.43%) Senior Software Engineer
9 21 (3.27%) Team Leader
9 21 (3.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 20 (3.12%) Java Developer
10 20 (3.12%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 18 (2.80%) C# Developer
12 17 (2.65%) Junior Software Engineer
12 17 (2.65%) C++ Software Engineer
13 16 (2.49%) Electronics Engineer
14 14 (2.18%) Consultant
14 14 (2.18%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (15.89%) HTML
2 93 (14.49%) XML
3 66 (10.28%) .NET
4 59 (9.19%) J2EE
5 46 (7.17%) Spring
6 44 (6.85%) CSS
7 41 (6.39%) Web Services
8 40 (6.23%) JSON
9 35 (5.45%) jQuery
10 32 (4.98%) SOAP
11 30 (4.67%) EJB
12 29 (4.52%) Qt
13 27 (4.21%) iOS SDK
14 25 (3.89%) Hibernate
15 22 (3.43%) RESTful
16 20 (3.12%) GWT
17 18 (2.80%) Servlets
17 18 (2.80%) ASP.NET
17 18 (2.80%) HTML5
18 16 (2.49%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 154 (23.99%) Computer Science
2 112 (17.45%) Mathematics
3 56 (8.72%) Mobile App
4 54 (8.41%) Embedded Systems
5 51 (7.94%) iPhone
6 35 (5.45%) Digital Media
7 30 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (4.21%) Device Driver
9 25 (3.89%) PKI
9 25 (3.89%) iPad
10 23 (3.58%) Client/Server
11 22 (3.43%) Firmware
12 20 (3.12%) Management Information System
13 15 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (2.18%) SWIFT
14 14 (2.18%) CAN bus
15 13 (2.02%) Open Source
15 13 (2.02%) Inversion of Control
15 13 (2.02%) N-Tier
16 10 (1.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 145 (22.59%) Linux
2 99 (15.42%) Windows
3 63 (9.81%) Android
4 61 (9.50%) Apple iOS
5 47 (7.32%) UNIX
6 13 (2.02%) Mac OS X
6 13 (2.02%) Debian
7 10 (1.56%) Solaris
8 9 (1.40%) VxWorks
9 6 (0.93%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (0.78%) SUSE
11 4 (0.62%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.62%) Windows Phone 7
12 2 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.16%) HPUX
13 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 306 (47.66%) Software Engineering
2 165 (25.70%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (17.45%) OO
4 91 (14.17%) UML
5 68 (10.59%) iOS Development
6 57 (8.88%) TDD
7 53 (8.26%) Scrum
8 47 (7.32%) Software Testing
9 41 (6.39%) Project Management
10 40 (6.23%) Continuous Integration
11 39 (6.07%) MVC
12 36 (5.61%) Cyber Security
13 33 (5.14%) Android Development
13 33 (5.14%) ITIL
14 29 (4.52%) OOD
14 29 (4.52%) CAD
14 29 (4.52%) Web Development
14 29 (4.52%) Unit Testing
14 29 (4.52%) Time Management
15 25 (3.89%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 416 (64.80%) C++
2 197 (30.69%) Java
3 191 (29.75%) C#
4 110 (17.13%) SQL
5 105 (16.36%) Python
6 74 (11.53%) JavaScript
7 43 (6.70%) Objective-C
8 39 (6.07%) Perl
9 35 (5.45%) Embedded C
9 35 (5.45%) Ruby
10 34 (5.30%) Shell Script
11 25 (3.89%) Ada
12 22 (3.43%) Assembly Language
13 20 (3.12%) PHP
14 18 (2.80%) VB
15 16 (2.49%) Embedded C++
16 13 (2.02%) Lisp
17 12 (1.87%) VC++
18 11 (1.71%) MATLAB
19 10 (1.56%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 259 (40.34%) Degree
2 182 (28.35%) Security Cleared
3 98 (15.26%) DV Cleared
4 34 (5.30%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.87%) ISEB
6 10 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.40%) HND
8 7 (1.09%) BC Cleared
9 6 (0.93%) CEH
10 5 (0.78%) MCP
10 5 (0.78%) CCNA
10 5 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.47%) MCSE
11 3 (0.47%) MCSA
11 3 (0.47%) HNC
11 3 (0.47%) PhD
12 2 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.31%) MCSD
12 2 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.02%) DO-178B
2 8 (1.25%) QA
2 8 (1.25%) IEC 61508
3 5 (0.78%) COBIT
4 4 (0.62%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.47%) TickIT
6 1 (0.16%) JTAG
6 1 (0.16%) DO-160
System Software
1 24 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (3.12%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.40%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.78%) Samba
5 1 (0.16%) vSphere
5 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.78%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.31%) Nagios
3 1 (0.16%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.16%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.16%) nmon
3 1 (0.16%) SCCM
3 1 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 84 (13.08%) Oracle
2 59 (9.19%) Microsoft
3 31 (4.83%) VMware
4 26 (4.05%) Google
5 22 (3.43%) IBM
6 21 (3.27%) Apple
7 20 (3.12%) BT
8 16 (2.49%) JBoss
9 13 (2.02%) Red Hat
10 12 (1.87%) Twitter
11 9 (1.40%) Adobe
12 8 (1.25%) Hyperion
12 8 (1.25%) Cognos
13 7 (1.09%) HP
14 6 (0.93%) EMC
15 5 (0.78%) Sun
16 4 (0.62%) Borland
16 4 (0.62%) Embarcadero
16 4 (0.62%) Cisco
17 2 (0.31%) Xilinx
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, Half day on a Friday!
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £37500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 per annum + Car Allowance / Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive salary / daily rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
DataSource Computer Employment
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago