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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 64 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +9
Permanent jobs citing C 19 71 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.38% 7.75% 6.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.52% 15.47% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 19 62 56
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £51,250
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
420 459 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 52.50% 50.11% 54.81%
Number of salaries quoted 352 417 433
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 26 May 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Southampton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 40 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 31 (64.58%) Linux
3 30 (62.50%) C++
4 28 (58.33%) Python
4 28 (58.33%) Mathematics
5 25 (52.08%) Computer Science
6 22 (45.83%) PhD
6 22 (45.83%) Algorithms
7 18 (37.50%) UNIX
8 16 (33.33%) Project Management
8 16 (33.33%) Data Analysis
8 16 (33.33%) Test Automation
9 14 (29.17%) Java
10 9 (18.75%) Android
10 9 (18.75%) Android Development
11 8 (16.67%) Perl
11 8 (16.67%) Ruby
12 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
13 6 (12.50%) Image Processing
13 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
13 6 (12.50%) MATLAB
13 6 (12.50%) Degree
14 5 (10.42%) MCDST
14 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
14 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
14 5 (10.42%) HTML
14 5 (10.42%) Windows
15 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
15 4 (8.33%) SDLC

C
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.17%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.17%) GDB
3 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.08%) JIRA
4 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.08%) Gerrit
General
1 1 (2.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 34 (70.83%) Software Engineer
2 18 (37.50%) Graduate
3 16 (33.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Research Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) IT Support
7 4 (8.33%) ICT Support Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) ICT Engineer
7 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Development Manager
9 2 (4.17%) Graduate Software Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Software Manager
10 1 (2.08%) C++/C# Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Software Team Leader
10 1 (2.08%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) HTML
2 3 (6.25%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) CSS
3 2 (4.17%) XML
4 1 (2.08%) Ajax
4 1 (2.08%) JSON
4 1 (2.08%) WCF
4 1 (2.08%) LINQ
4 1 (2.08%) jQuery
4 1 (2.08%) HTML5
4 1 (2.08%) CSS3
4 1 (2.08%) SOAP
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (58.33%) Mathematics
2 25 (52.08%) Computer Science
3 22 (45.83%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (64.58%) Linux
2 18 (37.50%) UNIX
3 9 (18.75%) Android
4 5 (10.42%) Windows
5 2 (4.17%) Debian
5 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 16 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 16 (33.33%) Project Management
2 16 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 9 (18.75%) Android Development
4 6 (12.50%) Image Processing
5 4 (8.33%) Scrum
5 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.33%) SDLC
6 3 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.25%) Web Development
7 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.17%) Product Management
7 2 (4.17%) OOD
7 2 (4.17%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (4.17%) User Stories
7 2 (4.17%) iOS Development
7 2 (4.17%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) C++
2 28 (58.33%) Python
3 14 (29.17%) Java
4 8 (16.67%) Perl
4 8 (16.67%) Ruby
5 6 (12.50%) MATLAB
6 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.33%) PHP
7 4 (8.33%) C#
7 4 (8.33%) Embedded C
8 3 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (45.83%) PhD
2 6 (12.50%) Degree
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (10.42%) MCDST
4 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
Southampton, Hampshire
X4 Group
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £49000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, Pension, Health Care
Posted: 5 days ago
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Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago