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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 37 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing C 367 344 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.04% 5.94% 6.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.04% 10.60% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 226 287 264
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £23,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
3324 3244 3168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.67% 56.02% 58.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2826 2802 2839
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -3 150 £40,000 - 22
Wiltshire +23 65 £46,500 +24.00% 11
Bristol -20 60 £40,000 +33.33% 8
Dorset +6 50 £31,250 -21.87% 9
Somerset +14 29 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Devon -10 5 £40,000 - 6
Avon - 2 £45,750 -
Cornwall -15 1 - -
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 337 (57.41%) C++
2 232 (39.52%) Software Engineering
3 213 (36.29%) Security Cleared
4 206 (35.09%) Linux
5 171 (29.13%) Degree
6 154 (26.24%) Java
7 136 (23.17%) DV Cleared
8 128 (21.81%) Agile Software Development
9 104 (17.72%) SC Cleared
10 103 (17.55%) C#
11 100 (17.04%) Python
12 99 (16.87%) Windows
13 94 (16.01%) HTML
14 85 (14.48%) OO
15 79 (13.46%) JavaScript
16 76 (12.95%) Computer Science
17 73 (12.44%) Microsoft
18 70 (11.93%) .NET
19 69 (11.75%) Military
20 68 (11.58%) Electronics
21 66 (11.24%) Embedded C
22 62 (10.56%) CSS
23 61 (10.39%) Perl
24 60 (10.22%) ITIL
25 59 (10.05%) Mathematics
25 59 (10.05%) Time Management
26 56 (9.54%) Information Security
26 56 (9.54%) Oracle
26 56 (9.54%) Scrum
27 53 (9.03%) SQL

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 16 (2.73%) SharePoint
2 15 (2.56%) OpenStack
3 14 (2.39%) IIS
4 11 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (1.87%) Node.js
4 11 (1.87%) CMS
5 10 (1.70%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.85%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.68%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.51%) Confluence
8 3 (0.51%) JBoss
8 3 (0.51%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.34%) WordPress
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.17%) Lync
10 1 (0.17%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.17%) Apache
10 1 (0.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 43 (7.33%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.56%) MS Visio
3 9 (1.53%) MS Project
4 7 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (1.19%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.02%) MS Office
6 4 (0.68%) Maya
6 4 (0.68%) 3ds Max
6 4 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.51%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.34%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.34%) Simulink
9 1 (0.17%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.51%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 50 (8.52%) TCP/IP
2 20 (3.41%) Wireless
3 15 (2.56%) HTTP
4 14 (2.39%) WAN
5 13 (2.21%) LAN
5 13 (2.21%) SAN
6 11 (1.87%) SDH
6 11 (1.87%) VoIP
6 11 (1.87%) DWDM
6 11 (1.87%) MPLS
7 10 (1.70%) Internet
8 9 (1.53%) Ethernet
9 8 (1.36%) DLNA
10 6 (1.02%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (0.68%) Broadband
11 4 (0.68%) SMS
11 4 (0.68%) Firewall
12 3 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (0.51%) DNS
13 2 (0.34%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (6.81%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.79%) MySQL
3 24 (4.09%) Relational Database
4 18 (3.07%) Oracle Database
5 17 (2.90%) Big Data
6 14 (2.39%) RDBMS
6 14 (2.39%) MongoDB
6 14 (2.39%) Hadoop
7 8 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (0.85%) Apache Accumulo
10 5 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.68%) Star Schema
11 4 (0.68%) OLTP
11 4 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
12 2 (0.34%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (4.60%) Git (software)
2 25 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 17 (2.90%) Subversion
4 16 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (2.21%) GDB
5 13 (2.21%) Eclipse
6 12 (2.04%) Rational DOORS
7 11 (1.87%) WinDbg
7 11 (1.87%) ClearCase
8 10 (1.70%) JIRA
9 8 (1.36%) LoadRunner
10 5 (0.85%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.85%) Hudson
10 5 (0.85%) Maven
11 4 (0.68%) ERwin
11 4 (0.68%) LabVIEW
11 4 (0.68%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.51%) NeoLoad
12 3 (0.51%) dotCover
12 3 (0.51%) FindBugs
General
1 69 (11.75%) Military
2 68 (11.58%) Electronics
3 40 (6.81%) Finance
4 32 (5.45%) Aerospace
5 19 (3.24%) Telecoms
6 18 (3.07%) Automotive
7 16 (2.73%) Retail
8 13 (2.21%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.21%) Advertising
9 10 (1.70%) Games
10 9 (1.53%) Multimedia
11 7 (1.19%) Marketing
12 6 (1.02%) Avionics
13 5 (0.85%) Banking
14 4 (0.68%) Legal
15 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.34%) Publishing
16 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 206 (35.09%) Software Engineer
2 130 (22.15%) Developer
3 60 (10.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 50 (8.52%) Software Developer
5 44 (7.50%) Analyst
6 30 (5.11%) C++ Developer
7 26 (4.43%) Graduate
8 24 (4.09%) Design Engineer
9 23 (3.92%) Junior
10 22 (3.75%) Senior Software Engineer
11 18 (3.07%) Electronics Engineer
11 18 (3.07%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 18 (3.07%) Programmer
12 17 (2.90%) Architect
12 17 (2.90%) C++ Software Engineer
13 16 (2.73%) Integration Engineer
13 16 (2.73%) Systems Engineer
14 15 (2.56%) Firmware Engineer
15 14 (2.39%) Consultant
16 13 (2.21%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (16.01%) HTML
2 70 (11.93%) .NET
3 62 (10.56%) CSS
4 41 (6.98%) jQuery
5 40 (6.81%) HTML5
6 35 (5.96%) Web Services
7 33 (5.62%) XML
8 30 (5.11%) J2EE
9 22 (3.75%) REST
10 21 (3.58%) ASP.NET
11 18 (3.07%) CSS3
12 17 (2.90%) Middleware
13 16 (2.73%) JSON
14 15 (2.56%) WPF
15 14 (2.39%) Spring
15 14 (2.39%) Hibernate
16 12 (2.04%) STL
16 12 (2.04%) RESTful
17 11 (1.87%) Apache Camel
17 11 (1.87%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 76 (12.95%) Computer Science
2 59 (10.05%) Mathematics
3 42 (7.16%) Physics
4 38 (6.47%) Algorithms
5 36 (6.13%) Management Information System
6 30 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (3.75%) MPEG
7 22 (3.75%) Embedded Systems
8 20 (3.41%) Visualisation
9 16 (2.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 12 (2.04%) PKI
11 11 (1.87%) Device Driver
11 11 (1.87%) VHDL
12 10 (1.70%) CCTV
12 10 (1.70%) Data Structures
12 10 (1.70%) Performance Metrics
13 9 (1.53%) Mobile App
13 9 (1.53%) Chemistry
14 8 (1.36%) Statistics
14 8 (1.36%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 206 (35.09%) Linux
2 99 (16.87%) Windows
3 37 (6.30%) UNIX
4 23 (3.92%) Android
5 11 (1.87%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.53%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (1.02%) CentOS
7 6 (1.02%) Debian
8 5 (0.85%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.68%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.51%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.34%) AIX
11 2 (0.34%) zOS
11 2 (0.34%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
12 1 (0.17%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (39.52%) Software Engineering
2 128 (21.81%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (14.48%) OO
4 60 (10.22%) ITIL
5 59 (10.05%) Time Management
6 56 (9.54%) Information Security
6 56 (9.54%) Scrum
7 48 (8.18%) OOD
8 46 (7.84%) DevOps
9 42 (7.16%) Configuration Management
10 41 (6.98%) UML
11 37 (6.30%) Project Management
12 35 (5.96%) Multithreading
13 32 (5.45%) Service Management
14 29 (4.94%) Cyber Security
14 29 (4.94%) Validation
15 28 (4.77%) Analytics
16 26 (4.43%) Software Architecture
17 25 (4.26%) TDD
18 24 (4.09%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 337 (57.41%) C++
2 154 (26.24%) Java
3 103 (17.55%) C#
4 100 (17.04%) Python
5 79 (13.46%) JavaScript
6 66 (11.24%) Embedded C
7 61 (10.39%) Perl
8 53 (9.03%) SQL
9 44 (7.50%) Embedded C++
10 27 (4.60%) Bash Shell
11 25 (4.26%) Ruby
12 24 (4.09%) PHP
13 15 (2.56%) VB
13 15 (2.56%) Assembly Language
14 9 (1.53%) Objective-C
15 7 (1.19%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.02%) MATLAB
17 5 (0.85%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.85%) Ada
18 3 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 213 (36.29%) Security Cleared
2 171 (29.13%) Degree
3 136 (23.17%) DV Cleared
4 104 (17.72%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.21%) CCNA
5 13 (2.21%) ISEB
5 13 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (1.53%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.85%) CISSP
7 5 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.68%) MBA
9 3 (0.51%) PhD
9 3 (0.51%) HND
9 3 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.34%) APMP
10 2 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.92%) QA
2 13 (2.21%) SLA
3 9 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.85%) DO-178B
4 5 (0.85%) JSP 440
5 4 (0.68%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.68%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.68%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.34%) JTAG
6 2 (0.34%) TickIT
6 2 (0.34%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.34%) DO-254
6 2 (0.34%) DO-160
System Software
1 42 (7.16%) Firmware
1 42 (7.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (4.09%) Hyper-V
3 13 (2.21%) vSphere
4 6 (1.02%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.34%) Docker
5 2 (0.34%) HDFS
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (1.02%) Legato
1 6 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (1.02%) NetBackup
2 5 (0.85%) Hyperic
3 4 (0.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (0.68%) Oracle EDQ
4 2 (0.34%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Flashback
4 2 (0.34%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 73 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 56 (9.54%) Oracle
3 43 (7.33%) VMware
4 27 (4.60%) IBM
5 13 (2.21%) Cisco
5 13 (2.21%) HP
6 12 (2.04%) NetApp
7 11 (1.87%) Twitter
8 10 (1.70%) EMC
9 9 (1.53%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.19%) Kenexa
10 7 (1.19%) Adobe
11 6 (1.02%) SIMUL8
11 6 (1.02%) Citrix
11 6 (1.02%) Veritas
11 6 (1.02%) Hitachi
11 6 (1.02%) SolarWinds
11 6 (1.02%) Wind River
12 5 (0.85%) Symantec
12 5 (0.85%) Google
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension + Bonus + Flexi Work + Home
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Home Work +
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27500.00 - £29500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Profit Share Bonus!
Posted: 3 days ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Competitive joining salary + equity + discretionary relocation
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefist + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago