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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 48 48 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Permanent jobs citing C 37 48 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.38% 5.45% 6.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.02% 10.21% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 33 48 46
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
410 470 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 48.52% 53.41% 53.81%
Number of salaries quoted 387 451 439
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 28 August 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Southampton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 86 (81.13%) C++
2 71 (66.98%) Software Engineering
3 50 (47.17%) Linux
4 39 (36.79%) Embedded Linux
5 37 (34.91%) Java
6 33 (31.13%) XML
6 33 (31.13%) Embedded C++
7 32 (30.19%) TCP/IP
8 30 (28.30%) SSL
8 30 (28.30%) C#
9 26 (24.53%) Embedded C
10 23 (21.70%) EMV
11 22 (20.75%) FTP
12 21 (19.81%) Degree
13 19 (17.92%) Retail
14 16 (15.09%) Python
15 15 (14.15%) EFT
15 15 (14.15%) Cryptography
15 15 (14.15%) VeriFone
16 14 (13.21%) MATLAB
17 13 (12.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 13 (12.26%) Image Processing
17 13 (12.26%) Mathematics
18 11 (10.38%) Business Development
18 11 (10.38%) Signal Processing
18 11 (10.38%) OpenCV
18 11 (10.38%) Scrum
18 11 (10.38%) Military
18 11 (10.38%) Project Management
18 11 (10.38%) HTML

C
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.94%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) MS Office
1 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (30.19%) TCP/IP
2 30 (28.30%) SSL
3 22 (20.75%) FTP
4 4 (3.77%) Wireless
5 3 (2.83%) Bluetooth
6 2 (1.89%) Firewall
6 2 (1.89%) DVB
6 2 (1.89%) HTTP
6 2 (1.89%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.94%) Internet
7 1 (0.94%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.83%) Big Data
3 2 (1.89%) MySQL
3 2 (1.89%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.89%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.94%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (8.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 9 (8.49%) Subversion
2 2 (1.89%) Selenium
3 1 (0.94%) GDB
3 1 (0.94%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (17.92%) Retail
2 11 (10.38%) Military
3 9 (8.49%) Electronics
4 5 (4.72%) Finance
5 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (48.11%) Software Engineer
2 38 (35.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 18 (16.98%) C++ Software Engineer
4 17 (16.04%) Developer
5 15 (14.15%) C Software Engineer
6 13 (12.26%) Consultant
7 11 (10.38%) Computer Engineer
7 11 (10.38%) DSP Engineer
8 8 (7.55%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (5.66%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.72%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (4.72%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 5 (4.72%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (4.72%) Junior
10 5 (4.72%) Embedded C Engineer
10 5 (4.72%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 4 (3.77%) Junior Software Engineer
11 4 (3.77%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (31.13%) XML
2 11 (10.38%) OpenCV
2 11 (10.38%) HTML
3 9 (8.49%) Web Services
4 8 (7.55%) CSS
5 6 (5.66%) .NET
6 5 (4.72%) HTML5
6 5 (4.72%) LAMP
7 4 (3.77%) Spring
7 4 (3.77%) RESTful
7 4 (3.77%) CSS3
8 3 (2.83%) Spring Integration
8 3 (2.83%) jQuery
8 3 (2.83%) J2EE
8 3 (2.83%) JSP
8 3 (2.83%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.83%) JSON
9 2 (1.89%) OpenMP
9 2 (1.89%) WPF
9 2 (1.89%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.70%) EMV
2 15 (14.15%) EFT
2 15 (14.15%) Cryptography
3 13 (12.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 13 (12.26%) Mathematics
4 9 (8.49%) Mobile App
5 7 (6.60%) Kindle
5 7 (6.60%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.83%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.83%) Robotics
7 2 (1.89%) VHDL
7 2 (1.89%) MPEG
7 2 (1.89%) Physics
8 1 (0.94%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 50 (47.17%) Linux
2 39 (36.79%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (5.66%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.77%) Windows
5 2 (1.89%) Debian
6 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.94%) Android
6 1 (0.94%) UNIX
6 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (66.98%) Software Engineering
2 13 (12.26%) Image Processing
3 11 (10.38%) Business Development
3 11 (10.38%) Signal Processing
3 11 (10.38%) Scrum
3 11 (10.38%) Project Management
4 10 (9.43%) Digital Signal Processing
5 9 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (8.49%) Configuration Management
5 9 (8.49%) TDD
6 8 (7.55%) Mobile Application Development
7 7 (6.60%) Time Management
7 7 (6.60%) Web Development
8 6 (5.66%) OO
9 5 (4.72%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.77%) E-Commerce
10 4 (3.77%) SOA
10 4 (3.77%) iOS Development
11 3 (2.83%) Performance Management
11 3 (2.83%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 86 (81.13%) C++
2 37 (34.91%) Java
3 33 (31.13%) Embedded C++
4 30 (28.30%) C#
5 26 (24.53%) Embedded C
6 16 (15.09%) Python
7 14 (13.21%) MATLAB
8 10 (9.43%) JavaScript
9 7 (6.60%) Perl
9 7 (6.60%) PHP
10 4 (3.77%) Objective-C
10 4 (3.77%) SQL
11 3 (2.83%) PHP5
11 3 (2.83%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.83%) VB
12 2 (1.89%) VB6
13 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.94%) Groovy
13 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (19.81%) Degree
2 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) GCIA
3 2 (1.89%) GCIH
3 2 (1.89%) PhD
3 2 (1.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) HNC
4 1 (0.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.94%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) Nessus
2 1 (0.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (14.15%) VeriFone
2 7 (6.60%) Oracle
3 2 (1.89%) Sourcefire
3 2 (1.89%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.89%) LogRhythm
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