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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 38 53 34
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -19
Permanent jobs citing C 363 275 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.07% 4.52% 6.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.62% 8.04% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 236 191 288
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £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
3419 3422 2891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.17% 56.25% 57.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2932 2929 2577
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £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 August 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 August 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 +11 175 £40,000 +6.66% 23
Bristol -15 81 £40,000 +6.66% 18
Dorset +17 52 £32,500 +12.06% 10
Wiltshire +2 28 £35,000 -3.44% 12
Somerset -15 14 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Devon -12 4 £35,700 -16.00% 8
Cornwall -8 1 £45,000 -10.00%
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 383 (54.79%) C++
2 277 (39.63%) Software Engineering
3 247 (35.34%) Security Cleared
4 239 (34.19%) Linux
5 232 (33.19%) Java
6 198 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
7 181 (25.89%) Degree
8 170 (24.32%) DV Cleared
9 162 (23.18%) C#
10 141 (20.17%) Python
11 138 (19.74%) Windows
12 120 (17.17%) HTML
13 102 (14.59%) SQL
14 100 (14.31%) JavaScript
14 100 (14.31%) Oracle
15 91 (13.02%) Microsoft
15 91 (13.02%) SC Cleared
15 91 (13.02%) SDLC
16 89 (12.73%) .NET
16 89 (12.73%) Scrum
17 84 (12.02%) Computer Science
18 79 (11.30%) OO
19 78 (11.16%) TCP/IP
20 73 (10.44%) UNIX
20 73 (10.44%) Perl
21 70 (10.01%) Finance
22 68 (9.73%) Electronics
22 68 (9.73%) J2EE
23 67 (9.59%) CSS
24 66 (9.44%) Military

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (4.01%) Node.js
2 21 (3.00%) WebLogic
3 20 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (2.58%) Apache
5 15 (2.15%) Tomcat
5 15 (2.15%) MQSeries
5 15 (2.15%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.57%) JBoss
7 9 (1.29%) Apache Pig
8 8 (1.14%) Oracle Application Server
8 8 (1.14%) Confluence
9 7 (1.00%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.00%) Documentum
10 6 (0.86%) SAS
11 5 (0.72%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.57%) IIS
13 3 (0.43%) CMS
14 2 (0.29%) MS Exchange
15 1 (0.14%) Lync
15 1 (0.14%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 41 (5.87%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.43%) MS Visio
2 10 (1.43%) MS Office
3 5 (0.72%) MS Project
3 5 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.57%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.57%) Simulink
5 2 (0.29%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.14%) Maya
6 1 (0.14%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.14%) SaaS
3 1 (0.14%) PaaS
3 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 78 (11.16%) TCP/IP
2 26 (3.72%) Wireless
3 18 (2.58%) Firewall
3 18 (2.58%) Ethernet
4 17 (2.43%) SAN
5 16 (2.29%) HTTP
5 16 (2.29%) LDAP
6 15 (2.15%) Internet
7 9 (1.29%) DLNA
8 7 (1.00%) Fibre Channel
8 7 (1.00%) NAS
8 7 (1.00%) WAN
9 5 (0.72%) Network Security
10 4 (0.57%) IPsec
10 4 (0.57%) Wireshark
10 4 (0.57%) FTP
10 4 (0.57%) VPN
10 4 (0.57%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.57%) LAN
10 4 (0.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (7.44%) SQL Server
2 43 (6.15%) MySQL
3 41 (5.87%) Big Data
4 36 (5.15%) Relational Database
5 34 (4.86%) MongoDB
6 32 (4.58%) Oracle Database
7 27 (3.86%) RDBMS
8 22 (3.15%) Hadoop
9 17 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.29%) Apache Hive
12 8 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (1.00%) OLTP
13 7 (1.00%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.00%) TKPROF
14 6 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (0.57%) Star Schema
15 4 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
15 4 (0.57%) Oracle ODI
16 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 43 (6.15%) Git (software)
2 38 (5.44%) Eclipse
3 30 (4.29%) Subversion
3 30 (4.29%) Rational DOORS
4 29 (4.15%) JIRA
5 28 (4.01%) Visual Studio
6 19 (2.72%) ClearCase
7 14 (2.00%) GDB
7 14 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (1.72%) WinDbg
9 8 (1.14%) FindBugs
9 8 (1.14%) dotCover
9 8 (1.14%) ReSharper
9 8 (1.14%) Maven
10 7 (1.00%) Metasploit
10 7 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (1.00%) Eclipse RCP
10 7 (1.00%) Mercurial
11 4 (0.57%) Gradle
11 4 (0.57%) ERwin
General
1 70 (10.01%) Finance
2 68 (9.73%) Electronics
3 66 (9.44%) Military
4 47 (6.72%) Telecoms
5 43 (6.15%) Retail
6 28 (4.01%) Automotive
7 17 (2.43%) Aerospace
7 17 (2.43%) Banking
8 12 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.72%) Games
9 10 (1.43%) Legal
10 4 (0.57%) Advertising
10 4 (0.57%) Marketing
11 3 (0.43%) Law
11 3 (0.43%) Front Office
12 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.29%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.29%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 215 (30.76%) Software Engineer
2 164 (23.46%) Developer
3 62 (8.87%) Software Developer
4 48 (6.87%) Analyst
5 43 (6.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 35 (5.01%) C++ Developer
7 30 (4.29%) Graduate
8 29 (4.15%) Systems Engineer
8 29 (4.15%) Senior Developer
8 29 (4.15%) Electronics Engineer
9 28 (4.01%) Design Engineer
10 25 (3.58%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 22 (3.15%) Consultant
11 22 (3.15%) Architect
12 21 (3.00%) Junior
13 20 (2.86%) Team Leader
14 19 (2.72%) Java Developer
15 16 (2.29%) Support Engineer
15 16 (2.29%) C++ Software Engineer
16 15 (2.15%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (17.17%) HTML
2 89 (12.73%) .NET
3 68 (9.73%) J2EE
4 67 (9.59%) CSS
5 64 (9.16%) HTML5
6 44 (6.29%) Middleware
7 40 (5.72%) XML
8 36 (5.15%) Web Services
8 36 (5.15%) Spring
9 34 (4.86%) Hibernate
10 33 (4.72%) REST
10 33 (4.72%) jQuery
11 29 (4.15%) CSS3
12 28 (4.01%) Java EE
13 25 (3.58%) WPF
14 23 (3.29%) WCF
15 21 (3.00%) ASP.NET
16 20 (2.86%) Apache Camel
17 18 (2.58%) STL
17 18 (2.58%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 84 (12.02%) Computer Science
2 59 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (6.87%) Mathematics
4 41 (5.87%) Management Information System
5 30 (4.29%) Visualisation
6 23 (3.29%) Physics
7 21 (3.00%) Algorithms
8 20 (2.86%) Digital Media
9 19 (2.72%) PKI
10 17 (2.43%) Data Centre
11 15 (2.15%) Performance Metrics
11 15 (2.15%) Embedded Systems
11 15 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (2.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 15 (2.15%) Replication
12 10 (1.43%) CESG
12 10 (1.43%) CESG CLAS
13 9 (1.29%) iPhone
13 9 (1.29%) VHDL
13 9 (1.29%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 239 (34.19%) Linux
2 138 (19.74%) Windows
3 73 (10.44%) UNIX
4 40 (5.72%) Android
5 25 (3.58%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.29%) Embedded Linux
7 8 (1.14%) Mac OS X
7 8 (1.14%) Windows 7
7 8 (1.14%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.72%) Windows Phone 7
9 4 (0.57%) zOS
9 4 (0.57%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.57%) Debian
9 4 (0.57%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.29%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 277 (39.63%) Software Engineering
2 198 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (13.02%) SDLC
4 89 (12.73%) Scrum
5 79 (11.30%) OO
6 61 (8.73%) Information Security
7 59 (8.44%) Configuration Management
8 57 (8.15%) ITIL
9 56 (8.01%) UML
9 56 (8.01%) Project Management
9 56 (8.01%) DevOps
10 54 (7.73%) TDD
11 53 (7.58%) Cyber Security
12 52 (7.44%) Time Management
13 43 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
14 38 (5.44%) Analytics
14 38 (5.44%) Validation
15 36 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (5.01%) Waterfall
16 35 (5.01%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 383 (54.79%) C++
2 232 (33.19%) Java
3 162 (23.18%) C#
4 141 (20.17%) Python
5 102 (14.59%) SQL
6 100 (14.31%) JavaScript
7 73 (10.44%) Perl
8 51 (7.30%) Ruby
9 48 (6.87%) Embedded C
10 44 (6.29%) Bash Shell
11 35 (5.01%) Embedded C++
12 27 (3.86%) PL/SQL
13 25 (3.58%) Objective-C
14 22 (3.15%) PHP
15 19 (2.72%) Assembly Language
16 11 (1.57%) VB.NET
17 10 (1.43%) VB
18 9 (1.29%) PowerShell
19 7 (1.00%) XPath
19 7 (1.00%) Ada
Qualifications
1 247 (35.34%) Security Cleared
2 181 (25.89%) Degree
3 170 (24.32%) DV Cleared
4 91 (13.02%) SC Cleared
5 20 (2.86%) ISEB
6 18 (2.58%) ISTQB
7 16 (2.29%) GIAC
8 13 (1.86%) CCNA
8 13 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (1.43%) CISSP
10 9 (1.29%) MCSE
10 9 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (1.29%) SSCP
10 9 (1.29%) Linux+ Certification
11 8 (1.14%) CEH
12 7 (1.00%) GCFA
12 7 (1.00%) EnCE
12 7 (1.00%) GPEN
13 6 (0.86%) Network+ Certification
13 6 (0.86%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.29%) QA
2 14 (2.00%) SLA
3 7 (1.00%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.72%) DO-178B
5 4 (0.57%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.43%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.14%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.14%) JTAG
System Software
1 62 (8.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (6.44%) Firmware
3 34 (4.86%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.43%) vSphere
5 8 (1.14%) Oracle RAC
5 8 (1.14%) Oracle Clusterware
6 7 (1.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (0.57%) Samba
8 2 (0.29%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.29%) KVM
8 2 (0.29%) Docker
9 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (1.29%) Data Guard
2 8 (1.14%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (1.14%) Oracle Flashback
3 7 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 7 (1.00%) Legato
3 7 (1.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 7 (1.00%) NetBackup
4 6 (0.86%) Hyperic
5 4 (0.57%) Oracle EDQ
5 4 (0.57%) Puppet
6 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.29%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.14%) Graphite
7 1 (0.14%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 100 (14.31%) Oracle
2 91 (13.02%) Microsoft
3 64 (9.16%) VMware
4 27 (3.86%) IBM
5 22 (3.15%) NetApp
6 18 (2.58%) EMC
7 15 (2.15%) HP
8 13 (1.86%) Cisco
9 11 (1.57%) TIBCO
10 9 (1.29%) SolarWinds
10 9 (1.29%) Twitter
11 8 (1.14%) Perforce
12 7 (1.00%) Hitachi
12 7 (1.00%) Citrix
12 7 (1.00%) Veritas
12 7 (1.00%) Dell Compellent
13 6 (0.86%) Symantec
14 4 (0.57%) Red Hat
14 4 (0.57%) Progress
15 3 (0.43%) Juniper
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: 19 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
WiFi SPARK Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus pension and healthcare scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 35,000 - 65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 35,000 - 65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
GCS
Salary: Bonus & Traininig
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 + £55,000 & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 + £55,000 & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
X4 Group
Salary: £19k - 24k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
AspireCom
Salary: bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago