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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 52 31 58
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +27
Permanent jobs citing C 30 66 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.75% 7.53% 2.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.13% 13.81% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 30 56 23
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £50,000 £55,000
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
421 478 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 52.56% 54.57% 51.18%
Number of salaries quoted 392 435 384
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 December 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Southampton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 45 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 40 (61.54%) C++
3 29 (44.62%) Linux
4 26 (40.00%) Python
5 21 (32.31%) Computer Science
6 18 (27.69%) Mathematics
7 16 (24.62%) Java
8 14 (21.54%) Degree
8 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (21.54%) Algorithms
9 13 (20.00%) PhD
10 9 (13.85%) MATLAB
11 8 (12.31%) Project Management
11 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
11 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
11 8 (12.31%) Electronics
11 8 (12.31%) Scrum
11 8 (12.31%) Embedded Linux
11 8 (12.31%) Android
11 8 (12.31%) Mobile App
11 8 (12.31%) Mentoring
12 7 (10.77%) Android Development
12 7 (10.77%) Test Automation
12 7 (10.77%) Image Processing
12 7 (10.77%) Web Development
12 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
12 7 (10.77%) HTML
12 7 (10.77%) UNIX
12 7 (10.77%) Embedded C++
12 7 (10.77%) OO

C
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.62%) Wireless
3 2 (3.08%) DVB
4 1 (1.54%) Firewall
4 1 (1.54%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Subversion
1 1 (1.54%) Selenium
1 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.54%) GDB
General
1 8 (12.31%) Electronics
2 5 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Military
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.54%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (46.15%) Software Engineer
2 15 (23.08%) Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Graduate
4 7 (10.77%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Research Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Junior
5 5 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) IT Support
6 4 (6.15%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Junior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) iOS Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) DSP Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) HTML
2 6 (9.23%) CSS
2 6 (9.23%) Web Services
3 4 (6.15%) XML
3 4 (6.15%) JSON
3 4 (6.15%) RESTful
4 3 (4.62%) J2EE
4 3 (4.62%) Spring
4 3 (4.62%) Spring Integration
4 3 (4.62%) Hibernate
4 3 (4.62%) JSP
5 2 (3.08%) LAMP
5 2 (3.08%) HTML5
5 2 (3.08%) CSS3
6 1 (1.54%) OpenCV
6 1 (1.54%) OpenCL
6 1 (1.54%) OpenMP
6 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) Computer Science
2 18 (27.69%) Mathematics
3 14 (21.54%) Algorithms
4 8 (12.31%) Mobile App
5 5 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (4.62%) Robotics
6 3 (4.62%) User Experience
6 3 (4.62%) Kindle
6 3 (4.62%) Digital Media
7 2 (3.08%) MPEG
7 2 (3.08%) VHDL
8 1 (1.54%) Verilog
8 1 (1.54%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.54%) Physics
8 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (44.62%) Linux
2 8 (12.31%) Embedded Linux
2 8 (12.31%) Android
3 7 (10.77%) UNIX
4 6 (9.23%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.62%) Windows
6 2 (3.08%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.31%) Scrum
3 8 (12.31%) Project Management
3 8 (12.31%) Mentoring
4 7 (10.77%) Test Automation
4 7 (10.77%) Image Processing
4 7 (10.77%) Data Analysis
4 7 (10.77%) Android Development
4 7 (10.77%) OO
4 7 (10.77%) Web Development
5 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.69%) TDD
6 5 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (7.69%) Coaching
7 4 (6.15%) Line Management
8 3 (4.62%) iOS Development
8 3 (4.62%) Performance Management
8 3 (4.62%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 40 (61.54%) C++
2 26 (40.00%) Python
3 16 (24.62%) Java
4 9 (13.85%) MATLAB
5 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.77%) Embedded C++
7 6 (9.23%) Perl
7 6 (9.23%) Ruby
8 5 (7.69%) PHP
8 5 (7.69%) Objective-C
8 5 (7.69%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.08%) SQL
9 2 (3.08%) VB
9 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.54%) C#
10 1 (1.54%) Ada
10 1 (1.54%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 14 (21.54%) Degree
2 13 (20.00%) PhD
3 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.15%) MCDST
4 1 (1.54%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.54%) HNC
4 1 (1.54%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle
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