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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 68 35 45
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +10
Permanent jobs citing C 29 48 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.97% 5.47% 4.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.79% 10.86% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 28 45 33
Average salary £36,250 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.68% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £40,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
501 442 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 51.33% 50.34% 56.49%
Number of salaries quoted 454 413 404
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 4 March 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Southampton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 44 (75.86%) Software Engineering
2 34 (58.62%) C++
3 32 (55.17%) Linux
4 28 (48.28%) Computer Science
5 27 (46.55%) Mathematics
6 26 (44.83%) Python
7 23 (39.66%) Algorithms
8 22 (37.93%) PhD
9 16 (27.59%) Java
10 15 (25.86%) Project Management
11 14 (24.14%) UNIX
11 14 (24.14%) Test Automation
11 14 (24.14%) Data Analysis
12 13 (22.41%) Android
13 12 (20.69%) Android Development
14 10 (17.24%) Ruby
15 9 (15.52%) Image Processing
15 9 (15.52%) MATLAB
16 6 (10.34%) Degree
16 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
16 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
16 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
17 5 (8.62%) Embedded C
17 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
17 5 (8.62%) Perl
17 5 (8.62%) HTML
17 5 (8.62%) Apple iOS
18 4 (6.90%) RESTful
18 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
18 4 (6.90%) MCDST

C
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) Kerberos
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.72%) Subversion
3 1 (1.72%) Gerrit
3 1 (1.72%) GDB
General
1 2 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.72%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.72%) Automotive
2 1 (1.72%) Advertising
2 1 (1.72%) Military
Job Titles
1 39 (67.24%) Software Engineer
2 15 (25.86%) Graduate
3 14 (24.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Research Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) IT Support
6 4 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.17%) iOS Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior iOS Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Software Manager
8 2 (3.45%) Development Manager
9 1 (1.72%) Consultant
9 1 (1.72%) Software Architect
9 1 (1.72%) Applications Developer
9 1 (1.72%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) HTML
2 4 (6.90%) RESTful
2 4 (6.90%) CSS
2 4 (6.90%) Web Services
3 2 (3.45%) .NET
4 1 (1.72%) LAMP
4 1 (1.72%) XML
4 1 (1.72%) JSON
4 1 (1.72%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 28 (48.28%) Computer Science
2 27 (46.55%) Mathematics
3 23 (39.66%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.72%) VHDL
6 1 (1.72%) Verilog
6 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) User Experience
6 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (55.17%) Linux
2 14 (24.14%) UNIX
3 13 (22.41%) Android
4 5 (8.62%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.17%) Windows
6 1 (1.72%) Debian
6 1 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (75.86%) Software Engineering
2 15 (25.86%) Project Management
3 14 (24.14%) Test Automation
3 14 (24.14%) Data Analysis
4 12 (20.69%) Android Development
5 9 (15.52%) Image Processing
6 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.90%) Scrum
8 3 (5.17%) SOA
8 3 (5.17%) OO
8 3 (5.17%) iOS Development
8 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.45%) Line Management
9 2 (3.45%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (3.45%) UML
9 2 (3.45%) OOP
9 2 (3.45%) OOD
10 1 (1.72%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.72%) Software Testing
10 1 (1.72%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (58.62%) C++
2 26 (44.83%) Python
3 16 (27.59%) Java
4 10 (17.24%) Ruby
5 9 (15.52%) MATLAB
6 6 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.62%) Embedded C
7 5 (8.62%) Perl
8 4 (6.90%) PHP
8 4 (6.90%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.45%) C#
9 2 (3.45%) SQL
9 2 (3.45%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.72%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.72%) Ada
10 1 (1.72%) VB
10 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (37.93%) PhD
2 6 (10.34%) Degree
3 4 (6.90%) MCDST
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.72%) JTAG
1 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.72%) QA
1 1 (1.72%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Southampton
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago