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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 45 48 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing C 326 318 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.43% 5.13% 5.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.55% 8.98% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 207 243 278
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
3413 3541 3084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.85% 57.09% 58.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2929 3031 2789
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +7 129 £40,000 +5.96% 19
Bristol -13 75 £40,000 +33.33% 15
Wiltshire +13 46 £41,000 +13.10% 6
Dorset +13 40 £26,000 -36.19% 4
Somerset -7 15 £37,500 +25.00% 4
Devon -13 7 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Cornwall -10 1 £45,000 +20.00% 3
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 377 (57.82%) C++
2 263 (40.34%) Software Engineering
3 237 (36.35%) Linux
4 204 (31.29%) Security Cleared
5 201 (30.83%) Java
6 183 (28.07%) Degree
7 163 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 130 (19.94%) Windows
9 128 (19.63%) DV Cleared
10 124 (19.02%) Python
11 122 (18.71%) C#
12 109 (16.72%) HTML
13 96 (14.72%) Microsoft
13 96 (14.72%) SC Cleared
14 93 (14.26%) Computer Science
15 85 (13.04%) Electronics
16 84 (12.88%) JavaScript
17 81 (12.42%) .NET
18 79 (12.12%) SQL
18 79 (12.12%) SDLC
19 78 (11.96%) Oracle
20 74 (11.35%) OO
20 74 (11.35%) Scrum
21 71 (10.89%) Embedded C
22 68 (10.43%) ITIL
22 68 (10.43%) Perl
22 68 (10.43%) Military
23 67 (10.28%) VMware
24 66 (10.12%) CSS
25 65 (9.97%) TCP/IP

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 21 (3.22%) Node.js
2 17 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (2.45%) WebLogic
4 13 (1.99%) IIS
4 13 (1.99%) OpenStack
5 11 (1.69%) Tomcat
5 11 (1.69%) MQSeries
5 11 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.07%) JBoss
6 7 (1.07%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.77%) CMS
7 5 (0.77%) Confluence
8 4 (0.61%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (0.61%) Apache
8 4 (0.61%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.31%) Documentum
9 2 (0.31%) SAS
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Spatial
10 1 (0.15%) Drupal
10 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 47 (7.21%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.15%) MS Visio
3 10 (1.53%) MS Project
4 8 (1.23%) MS Office
5 7 (1.07%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.61%) Simulink
6 4 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.46%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.31%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.15%) Maya
9 1 (0.15%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.15%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.46%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 65 (9.97%) TCP/IP
2 24 (3.68%) Wireless
3 22 (3.37%) HTTP
4 17 (2.61%) SAN
5 15 (2.30%) Ethernet
6 13 (1.99%) WAN
7 11 (1.69%) LAN
7 11 (1.69%) VoIP
7 11 (1.69%) Internet
8 10 (1.53%) DWDM
8 10 (1.53%) MPLS
8 10 (1.53%) Firewall
8 10 (1.53%) SDH
9 9 (1.38%) LDAP
10 8 (1.23%) NAS
11 7 (1.07%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (1.07%) DLNA
12 5 (0.77%) FTP
13 4 (0.61%) VPN
13 4 (0.61%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (7.52%) SQL Server
2 42 (6.44%) MySQL
3 30 (4.60%) Relational Database
4 24 (3.68%) Oracle Database
4 24 (3.68%) Big Data
5 23 (3.53%) RDBMS
6 21 (3.22%) MongoDB
7 14 (2.15%) Hadoop
8 12 (1.84%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.77%) OLTP
13 4 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.61%) Star Schema
13 4 (0.61%) Apache Accumulo
13 4 (0.61%) Oracle ODI
14 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 36 (5.52%) Git (software)
2 28 (4.29%) Visual Studio
3 25 (3.83%) Eclipse
4 21 (3.22%) Subversion
5 19 (2.91%) JIRA
6 17 (2.61%) GDB
7 16 (2.45%) Rational DOORS
7 16 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (2.45%) ClearCase
8 15 (2.30%) WinDbg
9 7 (1.07%) Eclipse RCP
9 7 (1.07%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.77%) dotCover
10 5 (0.77%) Hudson
10 5 (0.77%) FindBugs
10 5 (0.77%) ReSharper
10 5 (0.77%) Maven
10 5 (0.77%) LoadRunner
11 4 (0.61%) ERwin
11 4 (0.61%) LabVIEW
General
1 85 (13.04%) Electronics
2 68 (10.43%) Military
3 61 (9.36%) Finance
4 30 (4.60%) Retail
5 29 (4.45%) Telecoms
6 27 (4.14%) Automotive
7 20 (3.07%) Aerospace
8 18 (2.76%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.99%) Games
10 12 (1.84%) Banking
11 8 (1.23%) Marketing
12 6 (0.92%) Advertising
12 6 (0.92%) Legal
13 4 (0.61%) Avionics
14 3 (0.46%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 228 (34.97%) Software Engineer
2 142 (21.78%) Developer
3 59 (9.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 57 (8.74%) Software Developer
5 38 (5.83%) Analyst
6 37 (5.67%) Graduate
7 31 (4.75%) C++ Developer
8 30 (4.60%) Design Engineer
9 29 (4.45%) Electronics Engineer
10 28 (4.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 24 (3.68%) Junior
12 18 (2.76%) Architect
12 18 (2.76%) Systems Engineer
12 18 (2.76%) Senior Developer
12 18 (2.76%) Senior Software Engineer
13 17 (2.61%) Test Engineer
14 16 (2.45%) Programmer
14 16 (2.45%) Consultant
15 15 (2.30%) C++ Software Engineer
15 15 (2.30%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (16.72%) HTML
2 81 (12.42%) .NET
3 66 (10.12%) CSS
4 52 (7.98%) HTML5
5 44 (6.75%) J2EE
6 39 (5.98%) jQuery
7 37 (5.67%) XML
8 36 (5.52%) Web Services
9 32 (4.91%) Middleware
10 27 (4.14%) REST
11 25 (3.83%) CSS3
12 23 (3.53%) Spring
13 21 (3.22%) Hibernate
14 19 (2.91%) WPF
15 16 (2.45%) ASP.NET
15 16 (2.45%) WCF
15 16 (2.45%) Apache Camel
16 15 (2.30%) Entity Framework
17 14 (2.15%) JSON
18 12 (1.84%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 93 (14.26%) Computer Science
2 48 (7.36%) Mathematics
3 40 (6.13%) Management Information System
4 33 (5.06%) Physics
4 33 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
5 29 (4.45%) Visualisation
6 23 (3.53%) Embedded Systems
6 23 (3.53%) Algorithms
7 16 (2.45%) PKI
8 15 (2.30%) MPEG
9 13 (1.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 13 (1.99%) Performance Metrics
9 13 (1.99%) Data Centre
10 11 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.53%) Replication
12 9 (1.38%) Clustering
12 9 (1.38%) Device Driver
12 9 (1.38%) CCTV
12 9 (1.38%) Chemistry
12 9 (1.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 237 (36.35%) Linux
2 130 (19.94%) Windows
3 53 (8.13%) UNIX
4 24 (3.68%) Android
5 13 (1.99%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (1.07%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.92%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.61%) zOS
9 4 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.61%) Debian
9 4 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.61%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.46%) CentOS
10 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.46%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.31%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.31%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (40.34%) Software Engineering
2 163 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (12.12%) SDLC
4 74 (11.35%) Scrum
4 74 (11.35%) OO
5 68 (10.43%) ITIL
6 65 (9.97%) Information Security
7 59 (9.05%) Time Management
8 57 (8.74%) DevOps
9 56 (8.59%) Configuration Management
10 46 (7.06%) Project Management
11 44 (6.75%) UML
12 39 (5.98%) OOD
13 38 (5.83%) Service Management
13 38 (5.83%) Cyber Security
14 36 (5.52%) TDD
15 33 (5.06%) Analytics
16 32 (4.91%) Validation
16 32 (4.91%) Continuous Integration
17 31 (4.75%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 377 (57.82%) C++
2 201 (30.83%) Java
3 124 (19.02%) Python
4 122 (18.71%) C#
5 84 (12.88%) JavaScript
6 79 (12.12%) SQL
7 71 (10.89%) Embedded C
8 68 (10.43%) Perl
9 49 (7.52%) Embedded C++
10 39 (5.98%) Ruby
11 28 (4.29%) Bash Shell
12 24 (3.68%) PHP
13 18 (2.76%) VB
14 16 (2.45%) Assembly Language
15 15 (2.30%) PL/SQL
16 11 (1.69%) Objective-C
17 8 (1.23%) VB.NET
18 6 (0.92%) Shell Script
18 6 (0.92%) Ada
19 3 (0.46%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 204 (31.29%) Security Cleared
2 183 (28.07%) Degree
3 128 (19.63%) DV Cleared
4 96 (14.72%) SC Cleared
5 15 (2.30%) ISEB
6 13 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (1.99%) CCNA
7 9 (1.38%) ISTQB
8 7 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.07%) HND
9 5 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.61%) MBA
10 4 (0.61%) CISSP
10 4 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.46%) HNC
12 2 (0.31%) PhD
12 2 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.31%) Chartered Engineer
12 2 (0.31%) VCP5
12 2 (0.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.60%) QA
2 19 (2.91%) SLA
3 7 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.77%) DO-178B
5 4 (0.61%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.61%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.46%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.46%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 64 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (7.82%) Firmware
3 32 (4.91%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.15%) vSphere
5 7 (1.07%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.61%) Oracle Clusterware
6 4 (0.61%) Samba
6 4 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.31%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.31%) Docker
7 2 (0.31%) HDFS
8 1 (0.15%) KVM
8 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (1.07%) Legato
1 7 (1.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 7 (1.07%) NetBackup
2 6 (0.92%) Hyperic
3 5 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 5 (0.77%) Data Guard
4 4 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (0.61%) Oracle EDQ
4 4 (0.61%) Oracle Flashback
5 3 (0.46%) Puppet
6 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.31%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.15%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 96 (14.72%) Microsoft
2 78 (11.96%) Oracle
3 67 (10.28%) VMware
4 24 (3.68%) IBM
5 22 (3.37%) NetApp
6 16 (2.45%) Cisco
6 16 (2.45%) HP
7 15 (2.30%) EMC
8 13 (1.99%) Twitter
9 8 (1.23%) Google
10 7 (1.07%) TIBCO
10 7 (1.07%) SolarWinds
10 7 (1.07%) Dell Compellent
10 7 (1.07%) Citrix
10 7 (1.07%) Veritas
10 7 (1.07%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.07%) Hitachi
11 6 (0.92%) Symantec
12 5 (0.77%) Perforce
13 4 (0.61%) Adobe
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25 - £35 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £27000 per annum + Relocation Assistance
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West
HP
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
Venn Group
Salary: £10 - £15 Per Hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
CK Group
Salary: Up to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago