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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 66 43 29
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -14
Permanent jobs citing C 243 308 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.73% 5.46% 7.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.88% 9.41% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 180 285 297
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £46,900 £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
3531 3273 2974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.21% 57.99% 56.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3089 2959 2661
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,902 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -14 85 £40,000 +19.40% 24
Gloucestershire -6 77 £37,500 - 16
Dorset -32 27 £43,750 +2.94% 8
Somerset -3 20 £35,000 -6.66% 9
Wiltshire -9 18 £37,972 +1.25% 8
Devon -26 5 £30,000 -25.00% 6
Cornwall - 3 £39,000 -
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 343 (64.72%) C++
2 225 (42.45%) Software Engineering
3 203 (38.30%) Degree
4 160 (30.19%) C#
5 154 (29.06%) Agile Software Development
6 152 (28.68%) Java
7 145 (27.36%) Security Cleared
8 113 (21.32%) Linux
9 99 (18.68%) OO
10 92 (17.36%) DV Cleared
11 91 (17.17%) Computer Science
12 87 (16.42%) Python
12 87 (16.42%) HTML
13 84 (15.85%) Mathematics
14 81 (15.28%) Windows
15 68 (12.83%) SQL
16 65 (12.26%) UML
17 64 (12.08%) .NET
18 63 (11.89%) Aerospace
19 58 (10.94%) Scrum
20 54 (10.19%) XML
21 53 (10.00%) Oracle
21 53 (10.00%) Finance
22 52 (9.81%) Electronics
22 52 (9.81%) JavaScript
22 52 (9.81%) Apple iOS
23 50 (9.43%) Android
24 45 (8.49%) Microsoft
25 43 (8.11%) SQL Server
26 42 (7.92%) UNIX

C
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 13 (2.45%) Apache
2 7 (1.32%) OpenStack
3 6 (1.13%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.94%) SAS
5 4 (0.75%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.75%) MQSeries
5 4 (0.75%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.75%) JBoss
5 4 (0.75%) Apache ServiceMix
6 3 (0.57%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.38%) IIS
7 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.19%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.19%) CMS
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.19%) Lync
Applications
1 36 (6.79%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.89%) MS Office
3 7 (1.32%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.94%) MS Project
5 4 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.57%) Simulink
7 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.51%) Oracle Financials
1 8 (1.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (7.36%) TCP/IP
2 21 (3.96%) Internet
3 17 (3.21%) Wireless
4 15 (2.83%) NFC
5 13 (2.45%) Ethernet
6 11 (2.08%) WAN
7 10 (1.89%) HTTP
7 10 (1.89%) SSL
8 8 (1.51%) FTP
9 7 (1.32%) LAN
9 7 (1.32%) IPsec
9 7 (1.32%) Firewall
9 7 (1.32%) Network Security
10 6 (1.13%) tcpdump
10 6 (1.13%) Wireshark
10 6 (1.13%) VoIP
10 6 (1.13%) GPRS
10 6 (1.13%) VPN
11 5 (0.94%) PPP
11 5 (0.94%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.02%) Hadoop
3 15 (2.83%) MySQL
4 13 (2.45%) Apache Accumulo
5 9 (1.70%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (1.51%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (1.51%) Essbase
6 8 (1.51%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.13%) Big Data
9 5 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (0.94%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.57%) Data Mining
10 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (3.96%) Subversion
2 18 (3.40%) Git (software)
3 12 (2.26%) Visual Studio
4 10 (1.89%) Eclipse
5 9 (1.70%) Rational DOORS
6 8 (1.51%) WinDbg
6 8 (1.51%) GDB
6 8 (1.51%) Ant
7 7 (1.32%) Oracle APEX
7 7 (1.32%) ClearCase
8 6 (1.13%) Bugzilla
9 5 (0.94%) Selenium
9 5 (0.94%) Maven
9 5 (0.94%) JUnit
9 5 (0.94%) LoadRunner
9 5 (0.94%) JMeter
10 4 (0.75%) NetBeans
10 4 (0.75%) NUnit
10 4 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (0.75%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 63 (11.89%) Aerospace
2 53 (10.00%) Finance
3 52 (9.81%) Electronics
4 32 (6.04%) Manufacturing
5 22 (4.15%) Military
6 21 (3.96%) Telecoms
7 16 (3.02%) Banking
8 11 (2.08%) Retail
9 9 (1.70%) Automotive
10 6 (1.13%) Marketing
10 6 (1.13%) Games
11 5 (0.94%) Advertising
12 4 (0.75%) French Language
13 3 (0.57%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.38%) Law
14 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.38%) Publishing
15 1 (0.19%) Avionics
15 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 178 (33.58%) Software Engineer
2 138 (26.04%) Developer
3 49 (9.25%) Analyst
4 36 (6.79%) iOS Developer
5 28 (5.28%) Software Developer
6 27 (5.09%) Graduate
7 26 (4.91%) Senior Software Engineer
8 25 (4.72%) Senior Developer
9 20 (3.77%) C++ Developer
10 16 (3.02%) C# Developer
10 16 (3.02%) Consultant
10 16 (3.02%) Electronics Engineer
11 15 (2.83%) Systems Engineer
11 15 (2.83%) Junior
12 14 (2.64%) Java Developer
12 14 (2.64%) C++ Software Engineer
13 13 (2.45%) Team Leader
13 13 (2.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 12 (2.26%) C# Software Engineer
15 11 (2.08%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (16.42%) HTML
2 64 (12.08%) .NET
3 54 (10.19%) XML
4 35 (6.60%) CSS
5 33 (6.23%) J2EE
6 30 (5.66%) JSON
7 28 (5.28%) Web Services
8 21 (3.96%) SOAP
9 18 (3.40%) jQuery
9 18 (3.40%) HTML5
10 17 (3.21%) ASP.NET
11 16 (3.02%) WCF
12 15 (2.83%) WPF
12 15 (2.83%) REST
13 13 (2.45%) Spring
14 12 (2.26%) Cocoa
14 12 (2.26%) iOS SDK
14 12 (2.26%) GWT
15 11 (2.08%) Middleware
16 10 (1.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 91 (17.17%) Computer Science
2 84 (15.85%) Mathematics
3 37 (6.98%) Embedded Systems
4 36 (6.79%) iPad
4 36 (6.79%) iPhone
5 27 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (5.09%) Algorithms
6 26 (4.91%) Mobile App
7 21 (3.96%) Management Information System
8 16 (3.02%) Device Driver
8 16 (3.02%) Client/Server
8 16 (3.02%) PKI
9 13 (2.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 12 (2.26%) Physics
10 12 (2.26%) Mobile Payment
10 12 (2.26%) User Experience
11 11 (2.08%) VHDL
12 10 (1.89%) Data Structures
13 9 (1.70%) CAN bus
14 8 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 113 (21.32%) Linux
2 81 (15.28%) Windows
3 52 (9.81%) Apple iOS
4 50 (9.43%) Android
5 42 (7.92%) UNIX
6 14 (2.64%) Windows Phone
7 12 (2.26%) Windows Phone 7
8 7 (1.32%) Mac OS X
9 6 (1.13%) Debian
10 5 (0.94%) VxWorks
10 5 (0.94%) SUSE
10 5 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.19%) Nucleus RTOS
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (42.45%) Software Engineering
2 154 (29.06%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (18.68%) OO
4 65 (12.26%) UML
5 58 (10.94%) Scrum
6 42 (7.92%) iOS Development
7 40 (7.55%) OOD
8 39 (7.36%) TDD
9 37 (6.98%) Software Testing
10 34 (6.42%) ITIL
10 34 (6.42%) MVC
10 34 (6.42%) Project Management
11 30 (5.66%) OOA/OOD
12 28 (5.28%) Unit Testing
13 27 (5.09%) OOP
14 23 (4.34%) Configuration Management
14 23 (4.34%) Cyber Security
15 21 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (3.96%) CAD
15 21 (3.96%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 343 (64.72%) C++
2 160 (30.19%) C#
3 152 (28.68%) Java
4 87 (16.42%) Python
5 68 (12.83%) SQL
6 52 (9.81%) JavaScript
7 40 (7.55%) Objective-C
8 32 (6.04%) Embedded C
9 29 (5.47%) Perl
10 27 (5.09%) Shell Script
11 25 (4.72%) Ruby
12 23 (4.34%) Assembly Language
13 18 (3.40%) Ada
14 16 (3.02%) VB
14 16 (3.02%) Embedded C++
15 13 (2.45%) VC++
16 12 (2.26%) Fortran
17 11 (2.08%) MATLAB
18 8 (1.51%) VBA
18 8 (1.51%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 203 (38.30%) Degree
2 145 (27.36%) Security Cleared
3 92 (17.36%) DV Cleared
4 40 (7.55%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.45%) HND
6 11 (2.08%) ISEB
7 9 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.32%) BC Cleared
9 6 (1.13%) MCP
9 6 (1.13%) PhD
10 4 (0.75%) CCNA
10 4 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.75%) HNC
11 3 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.57%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.57%) MCSE
11 3 (0.57%) MCSA
11 3 (0.57%) MCSD
12 2 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.64%) DO-178B
2 6 (1.13%) QA
3 3 (0.57%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.57%) TickIT
4 2 (0.38%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.19%) COBIT
5 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (4.15%) Firmware
2 15 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (2.83%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.89%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.70%) Samba
5 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.19%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 53 (10.00%) Oracle
2 45 (8.49%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.77%) VMware
4 19 (3.58%) Google
4 19 (3.58%) Apple
5 16 (3.02%) IBM
6 12 (2.26%) Red Hat
7 10 (1.89%) Twitter
7 10 (1.89%) EMC
8 8 (1.51%) Hyperion
8 8 (1.51%) Cognos
9 6 (1.13%) HP
9 6 (1.13%) NetApp
10 5 (0.94%) Adobe
11 4 (0.75%) CheckPoint
11 4 (0.75%) Xilinx
11 4 (0.75%) F5
12 2 (0.38%) Saba
12 2 (0.38%) Genesys
12 2 (0.38%) Cisco
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £47000 per annum - bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £39,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £35 - £50 per annum + Health Insurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
trakm8
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
JustOne Database Inc
Posted: 18 days ago