The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 39 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing C 332 361 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 5.65% 6.59% 6.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.05% 11.13% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 287 288 278
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,939 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3305 3243 3270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.24% 59.24% 57.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2902 2907 2889
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +12 144 £40,000 +6.66% 17
Bristol -22 73 £30,000 -14.28% 30
Wiltshire -22 44 £37,500 +8.69% 15
Dorset 0 29 £40,000 +35.59% 11
Somerset -13 25 £30,000 -7.69% 7
Devon -8 7 £30,000 +0.62% 2
Cornwall +2 2 £37,500 +7.14% 1
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 376 (64.94%) C++
2 312 (53.89%) Software Engineering
3 214 (36.96%) Java
4 201 (34.72%) Degree
5 170 (29.36%) Computer Science
6 164 (28.32%) Linux
7 147 (25.39%) Security Cleared
8 141 (24.35%) C#
9 124 (21.42%) SQL
10 106 (18.31%) Windows
11 103 (17.79%) OO
11 103 (17.79%) Python
12 94 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
13 90 (15.54%) XML
14 82 (14.16%) Telecoms
15 76 (13.13%) UNIX
16 71 (12.26%) UML
17 69 (11.92%) HTML
17 69 (11.92%) .NET
18 65 (11.23%) Android
19 64 (11.05%) J2EE
19 64 (11.05%) TCP/IP
20 63 (10.88%) iOS Development
21 62 (10.71%) Mathematics
22 61 (10.54%) HTTP
23 60 (10.36%) DV Cleared
24 58 (10.02%) Perl
24 58 (10.02%) Apple iOS
25 57 (9.84%) Mobile App
26 55 (9.50%) Spring

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 48 (8.29%) WebLogic
2 23 (3.97%) Apache
3 18 (3.11%) WebSphere
4 11 (1.90%) OpenROAD
5 5 (0.86%) CMS
5 5 (0.86%) OpenStack
6 4 (0.69%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.52%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.52%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.35%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.17%) IIS
9 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.17%) WordPress
9 1 (0.17%) Drupal
9 1 (0.17%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 40 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.59%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.90%) MS Office
4 7 (1.21%) MS Project
5 6 (1.04%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.69%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.35%) Simulink
9 1 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.17%) Magento
1 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.38%) SaaS
2 1 (0.17%) Trello
2 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 64 (11.05%) TCP/IP
2 61 (10.54%) HTTP
3 42 (7.25%) Ethernet
4 38 (6.56%) Network Security
5 23 (3.97%) Internet
6 22 (3.80%) Firewall
7 20 (3.45%) SNMP
8 19 (3.28%) SAN
9 16 (2.76%) SSL
10 14 (2.42%) Kerberos
10 14 (2.42%) DNS
10 14 (2.42%) SMTP
10 14 (2.42%) LDAP
11 12 (2.07%) 4G
12 11 (1.90%) LTE
13 10 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (1.73%) Wireless
14 9 (1.55%) 3G
14 9 (1.55%) VoIP
15 8 (1.38%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (8.29%) MySQL
2 35 (6.04%) Relational Database
3 31 (5.35%) SQL Server
4 27 (4.66%) RDBMS
5 23 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (2.76%) Hadoop
7 11 (1.90%) Ingres
8 7 (1.21%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.04%) Big Data
10 5 (0.86%) Voldemort
10 5 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (0.86%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.86%) HBase
10 5 (0.86%) CouchDB
11 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 40 (6.91%) Eclipse
2 32 (5.53%) Subversion
3 29 (5.01%) Visual Studio
4 25 (4.32%) Ant
5 18 (3.11%) JUnit
5 18 (3.11%) Eclipse RCP
6 14 (2.42%) Selenium
7 12 (2.07%) Git (software)
8 11 (1.90%) JIRA
8 11 (1.90%) NetBeans
9 10 (1.73%) JMeter
9 10 (1.73%) Maven
10 6 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (1.04%) Rational DOORS
11 5 (0.86%) PVCS
11 5 (0.86%) FogBugz
12 4 (0.69%) NUnit
13 3 (0.52%) Dreamweaver
14 2 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
14 2 (0.35%) LoadRunner
General
1 82 (14.16%) Telecoms
2 53 (9.15%) Finance
3 49 (8.46%) Aerospace
4 41 (7.08%) Electronics
5 25 (4.32%) Manufacturing
6 23 (3.97%) Banking
7 20 (3.45%) Military
8 18 (3.11%) Games
8 18 (3.11%) French Language
9 14 (2.42%) Retail
10 10 (1.73%) Marketing
11 9 (1.55%) Local Government
12 8 (1.38%) Advertising
13 7 (1.21%) Automotive
14 4 (0.69%) Law
14 4 (0.69%) Avionics
15 2 (0.35%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.35%) Publishing
15 2 (0.35%) Back Office
16 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 218 (37.65%) Software Engineer
2 198 (34.20%) Developer
3 57 (9.84%) Software Developer
4 39 (6.74%) Graduate
5 34 (5.87%) Junior
5 34 (5.87%) iOS Developer
6 33 (5.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 30 (5.18%) C++ Software Engineer
8 27 (4.66%) .NET Developer
8 27 (4.66%) C Software Engineer
9 25 (4.32%) Development Engineer
10 24 (4.15%) Java Developer
10 24 (4.15%) Senior Developer
11 23 (3.97%) Senior Software Engineer
12 21 (3.63%) C++ Developer
13 18 (3.11%) Junior Developer
14 16 (2.76%) Graduate Developer
14 16 (2.76%) Junior Software Engineer
15 15 (2.59%) Senior Development Engineer
16 14 (2.42%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (15.54%) XML
2 69 (11.92%) HTML
2 69 (11.92%) .NET
3 64 (11.05%) J2EE
4 55 (9.50%) Spring
5 51 (8.81%) EJB
6 42 (7.25%) Hibernate
7 41 (7.08%) Web Services
8 38 (6.56%) Qt
9 33 (5.70%) iOS SDK
10 31 (5.35%) jQuery
11 30 (5.18%) HTML5
11 30 (5.18%) ASP.NET
12 26 (4.49%) GWT
13 25 (4.32%) JSON
14 23 (3.97%) RESTful
15 22 (3.80%) CSS
16 17 (2.94%) Servlets
17 16 (2.76%) JSP
17 16 (2.76%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 170 (29.36%) Computer Science
2 62 (10.71%) Mathematics
3 57 (9.84%) Mobile App
4 50 (8.64%) iPhone
5 41 (7.08%) Digital Media
6 38 (6.56%) Device Driver
7 30 (5.18%) Embedded Systems
8 23 (3.97%) PKI
9 21 (3.63%) Open Source
10 18 (3.11%) CAN bus
11 17 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (2.76%) SWIFT
12 16 (2.76%) Client/Server
13 15 (2.59%) Inversion of Control
14 14 (2.42%) N-Tier
15 13 (2.25%) Management Information System
16 10 (1.73%) Firmware
16 10 (1.73%) Physics
17 9 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 7 (1.21%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 164 (28.32%) Linux
2 106 (18.31%) Windows
3 76 (13.13%) UNIX
4 65 (11.23%) Android
5 58 (10.02%) Apple iOS
6 12 (2.07%) Mac OS X
7 10 (1.73%) Solaris
8 9 (1.55%) VxWorks
9 7 (1.21%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (0.86%) Nucleus RTOS
11 2 (0.35%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.35%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.17%) VMS
12 1 (0.17%) LynxOS
12 1 (0.17%) Debian
12 1 (0.17%) AIX
12 1 (0.17%) HPUX
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (53.89%) Software Engineering
2 103 (17.79%) OO
3 94 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (12.26%) UML
5 63 (10.88%) iOS Development
6 50 (8.64%) Unit Testing
7 46 (7.94%) TDD
8 42 (7.25%) Cyber Security
9 36 (6.22%) OOA/OOD
9 36 (6.22%) Configuration Management
9 36 (6.22%) Web Development
10 35 (6.04%) Scrum
10 35 (6.04%) Information Assurance
11 34 (5.87%) OOD
12 33 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
13 31 (5.35%) MVC
14 29 (5.01%) Android Development
15 28 (4.84%) Time Management
16 27 (4.66%) Memory Management
17 26 (4.49%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 376 (64.94%) C++
2 214 (36.96%) Java
3 141 (24.35%) C#
4 124 (21.42%) SQL
5 103 (17.79%) Python
6 58 (10.02%) Perl
7 43 (7.43%) Embedded C
8 41 (7.08%) JavaScript
9 34 (5.87%) Objective-C
10 33 (5.70%) Ruby
11 28 (4.84%) Assembly Language
12 17 (2.94%) PHP
13 14 (2.42%) Embedded C++
14 13 (2.25%) Bash Shell
15 11 (1.90%) MATLAB
16 10 (1.73%) Shell Script
17 8 (1.38%) Ada
18 7 (1.21%) Lisp
18 7 (1.21%) Bourne shell
19 6 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 201 (34.72%) Degree
2 147 (25.39%) Security Cleared
3 60 (10.36%) DV Cleared
4 34 (5.87%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.90%) CEH
6 6 (1.04%) ISEB
7 3 (0.52%) HND
7 3 (0.52%) PhD
7 3 (0.52%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.52%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.17%) CISSP
8 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.76%) TickIT
1 16 (2.76%) IEC 61508
2 14 (2.42%) QA
3 10 (1.73%) DO-178B
4 7 (1.21%) JTAG
5 2 (0.35%) SLA
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 7816
6 1 (0.17%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.17%) DO-160
System Software
1 27 (4.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (3.11%) Hyper-V
3 15 (2.59%) Active Directory
4 14 (2.42%) qmail
5 7 (1.21%) Varnish
6 1 (0.17%) KVM
6 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 26 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
1 26 (4.49%) Puppet
2 18 (3.11%) Nagios
3 14 (2.42%) Zenoss
3 14 (2.42%) YUM
4 7 (1.21%) HAProxy
5 4 (0.69%) SCOM
5 4 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.52%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.35%) nmon
7 2 (0.35%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.17%) SCSM
8 1 (0.17%) SCCM
8 1 (0.17%) Legato
8 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 42 (7.25%) Oracle
2 41 (7.08%) Microsoft
3 31 (5.35%) VMware
4 28 (4.84%) BT
5 25 (4.32%) JBoss
6 17 (2.94%) IBM
7 14 (2.42%) Google
8 8 (1.38%) HP
9 7 (1.21%) Symbian
10 6 (1.04%) Cisco
10 6 (1.04%) EMC
10 6 (1.04%) CA
11 4 (0.69%) Intel
11 4 (0.69%) Adobe
11 4 (0.69%) SolarWinds
11 4 (0.69%) Broadcom
12 3 (0.52%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.52%) SAP
12 3 (0.52%) NetApp
13 2 (0.35%) Red Hat
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Technical Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum formal training and occassional inte
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Melksham, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + Wealth of benefits
Posted: 6 days ago