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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 60 61 36
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -25
Permanent jobs citing C 25 29 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.30% 3.16% 5.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.49% 6.17% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 46
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £26,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
455 470 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 60.03% 51.20% 50.94%
Number of salaries quoted 441 435 427
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

C Salary Histogram in Southampton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 25 (65.79%) Software Engineering
2 24 (63.16%) Python
3 20 (52.63%) C++
4 19 (50.00%) Linux
5 15 (39.47%) Information Security
6 14 (36.84%) Java
7 13 (34.21%) Degree
8 12 (31.58%) Unix
9 10 (26.32%) Computer Science
10 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
11 8 (21.05%) Cyber Attack
11 8 (21.05%) Perl
12 7 (18.42%) PHP
12 7 (18.42%) CSS
12 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
12 7 (18.42%) HTML
12 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
12 7 (18.42%) Manufacturing
12 7 (18.42%) Mobile Development
12 7 (18.42%) Apple iOS
12 7 (18.42%) Cybersecurity
12 7 (18.42%) Android Development
12 7 (18.42%) iOS Development
12 7 (18.42%) Web Development
12 7 (18.42%) Android
13 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
13 6 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
13 6 (15.79%) Reverse Engineering
13 6 (15.79%) C#
13 6 (15.79%) Assembly Language

C
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.16%) Network Security
3 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.63%) RS-232
3 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) GCC
General
1 7 (18.42%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.53%) Electronics
3 3 (7.89%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Software Engineer
2 13 (34.21%) C++ Software Engineer
3 12 (31.58%) Java Engineer
3 12 (31.58%) Java Software Engineer
3 12 (31.58%) Python Software Engineer
4 10 (26.32%) Analyst
4 10 (26.32%) Developer
5 8 (21.05%) C Software Engineer
5 8 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (18.42%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (18.42%) Security Analyst
7 6 (15.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 6 (15.79%) Software Analyst
7 6 (15.79%) Software Developer
8 5 (13.16%) C++ Developer
8 5 (13.16%) C++ Software Developer
8 5 (13.16%) C++/Java Developer
8 5 (13.16%) Embedded Engineer
8 5 (13.16%) Java Developer
8 5 (13.16%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) CSS
1 7 (18.42%) HTML
2 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) Qt
2 5 (13.16%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 8 (21.05%) Cyber Attack
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.63%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Linux
2 12 (31.58%) Unix
3 7 (18.42%) Android
3 7 (18.42%) Apple iOS
4 6 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (5.26%) Windows
6 1 (2.63%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) Software Engineering
2 15 (39.47%) Information Security
3 7 (18.42%) Android Development
3 7 (18.42%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (18.42%) iOS Development
3 7 (18.42%) Mobile Development
3 7 (18.42%) Web Development
4 6 (15.79%) Reverse Engineering
5 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Line Management
7 1 (2.63%) B2B
7 1 (2.63%) B2C
7 1 (2.63%) Business Development
7 1 (2.63%) Image Processing
7 1 (2.63%) Machine Learning
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.63%) Process Improvement
7 1 (2.63%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) Python
2 20 (52.63%) C++
3 14 (36.84%) Java
4 8 (21.05%) Perl
5 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
5 7 (18.42%) PHP
6 6 (15.79%) Assembly Language
6 6 (15.79%) C#
7 4 (10.53%) Embedded C
8 2 (5.26%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.63%) Ruby
9 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Degree
2 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
3 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) Firmware
1 1 (2.63%) iptables
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Atmel
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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