The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 63 41 49
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Permanent jobs citing C 20 47 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.81% 5.43% 5.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.43% 10.71% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 47
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,750 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
368 439 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 51.76% 50.69% 54.81%
Number of salaries quoted 321 405 473
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

C
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the Southampton region.

C Salary Trend in Southampton

C
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Southampton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 36 (87.80%) Software Engineering
2 33 (80.49%) C++
3 24 (58.54%) Linux
4 22 (53.66%) Python
5 17 (41.46%) UNIX
5 17 (41.46%) Mathematics
6 15 (36.59%) Computer Science
6 15 (36.59%) Algorithms
6 15 (36.59%) PhD
7 12 (29.27%) Project Management
7 12 (29.27%) Data Analysis
7 12 (29.27%) Test Automation
8 10 (24.39%) Java
9 8 (19.51%) Perl
9 8 (19.51%) Windows
10 7 (17.07%) Embedded C
11 6 (14.63%) OOD
12 5 (12.20%) OO
12 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
12 5 (12.20%) C#
12 5 (12.20%) HTML
12 5 (12.20%) Physics
12 5 (12.20%) Line Management
13 4 (9.76%) Android Development
13 4 (9.76%) Embedded Software Development
13 4 (9.76%) Degree
13 4 (9.76%) Android
13 4 (9.76%) Ruby
13 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
13 4 (9.76%) Firmware

C
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.44%) GDB
3 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 1 (2.44%) Electronics
1 1 (2.44%) Automotive
1 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Software Engineer
2 13 (31.71%) Graduate
3 12 (29.27%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Technical Support
5 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.32%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Principal Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Research Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (4.88%) Mobile Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) HTML
2 3 (7.32%) CSS
3 2 (4.88%) .NET
3 2 (4.88%) XML
4 1 (2.44%) Ajax
4 1 (2.44%) JSON
4 1 (2.44%) WCF
4 1 (2.44%) LINQ
4 1 (2.44%) jQuery
4 1 (2.44%) HTML5
4 1 (2.44%) CSS3
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (41.46%) Mathematics
2 15 (36.59%) Computer Science
2 15 (36.59%) Algorithms
3 5 (12.20%) Physics
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) Linux
2 17 (41.46%) UNIX
3 8 (19.51%) Windows
4 4 (9.76%) Android
5 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (87.80%) Software Engineering
2 12 (29.27%) Test Automation
2 12 (29.27%) Project Management
2 12 (29.27%) Data Analysis
3 6 (14.63%) OOD
4 5 (12.20%) OO
4 5 (12.20%) Line Management
5 4 (9.76%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (9.76%) Android Development
6 3 (7.32%) SDLC
6 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.32%) Image Processing
7 2 (4.88%) Web Development
7 2 (4.88%) Scrum
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.88%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.88%) Mobile Development
7 2 (4.88%) iOS Development
8 1 (2.44%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 33 (80.49%) C++
2 22 (53.66%) Python
3 10 (24.39%) Java
4 8 (19.51%) Perl
5 7 (17.07%) Embedded C
6 5 (12.20%) C#
7 4 (9.76%) MATLAB
7 4 (9.76%) Ruby
7 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
8 3 (7.32%) PHP
8 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.88%) SQL
10 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.44%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 15 (36.59%) PhD
2 4 (9.76%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.44%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
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EarthStream Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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