The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 32 34 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing C 59 56 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.15% 6.79% 12.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.88% 12.20% 19.97%
Number of salaries quoted 54 54 122
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,750 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
458 459 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 47.76% 55.64% 64.82%
Number of salaries quoted 425 437 598
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C
Hampshire

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 16 April 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Southampton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 99 (86.84%) C++
2 70 (61.40%) Software Engineering
3 59 (51.75%) Linux
4 40 (35.09%) Mathematics
5 32 (28.07%) Java
6 28 (24.56%) XML
7 27 (23.68%) UNIX
8 21 (18.42%) Project Management
8 21 (18.42%) Computer Science
9 20 (17.54%) Business Development
9 20 (17.54%) C#
10 19 (16.67%) Windows
10 19 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 19 (16.67%) Degree
10 19 (16.67%) Image Processing
11 18 (15.79%) OpenCV
11 18 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
11 18 (15.79%) Military
11 18 (15.79%) SSL
11 18 (15.79%) Embedded C++
12 14 (12.28%) EMV
12 14 (12.28%) FTP
12 14 (12.28%) PhD
12 14 (12.28%) Embedded C
12 14 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (12.28%) Video Processing
13 13 (11.40%) MATLAB
13 13 (11.40%) OOP
13 13 (11.40%) MySQL
14 12 (10.53%) PHP

C
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (4.39%) Apache
2 2 (1.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 18 (15.79%) SSL
3 14 (12.28%) FTP
4 3 (2.63%) VLAN
4 3 (2.63%) Firewall
4 3 (2.63%) Internet
5 2 (1.75%) Bluetooth
5 2 (1.75%) DNS
5 2 (1.75%) DHCP
5 2 (1.75%) LAN
5 2 (1.75%) WAN
5 2 (1.75%) Network Security
6 1 (0.88%) VoIP
6 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.88%) GSM
6 1 (0.88%) ATM
6 1 (0.88%) Wireless
6 1 (0.88%) FDDI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.40%) MySQL
2 12 (10.53%) Big Data
3 10 (8.77%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.14%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.51%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.51%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (7.02%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 8 (7.02%) Subversion
2 6 (5.26%) PHPUnit
3 5 (4.39%) Selenium
4 4 (3.51%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.63%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.75%) Hudson
7 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.88%) Behat
7 1 (0.88%) Maven
7 1 (0.88%) Ant
General
1 18 (15.79%) Military
2 12 (10.53%) Retail
3 7 (6.14%) Advertising
4 4 (3.51%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (42.11%) Software Engineer
2 25 (21.93%) C++ Software Engineer
3 23 (20.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 19 (16.67%) Developer
5 13 (11.40%) Senior Software Engineer
6 12 (10.53%) Consultant
7 10 (8.77%) Software Developer
7 10 (8.77%) Computer Engineer
7 10 (8.77%) DSP Engineer
8 7 (6.14%) C Software Engineer
9 6 (5.26%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (4.39%) Graduate
11 4 (3.51%) Business Analyst
11 4 (3.51%) Analyst
11 4 (3.51%) Support Engineer
11 4 (3.51%) Administrator
11 4 (3.51%) Project Administrator
11 4 (3.51%) PHP Developer
11 4 (3.51%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 4 (3.51%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.56%) XML
2 18 (15.79%) OpenCV
3 9 (7.89%) HTML
4 8 (7.02%) CSS
5 5 (4.39%) Web Services
6 4 (3.51%) LAMP
6 4 (3.51%) .NET
6 4 (3.51%) Ext JS
6 4 (3.51%) jQuery
6 4 (3.51%) Django
7 3 (2.63%) SWT
8 2 (1.75%) EDI
9 1 (0.88%) Cocoa Touch
9 1 (0.88%) HTML5
9 1 (0.88%) RESTful
9 1 (0.88%) XMPP
9 1 (0.88%) Cocoa
9 1 (0.88%) OpenGL
9 1 (0.88%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 40 (35.09%) Mathematics
2 21 (18.42%) Computer Science
3 14 (12.28%) EMV
4 11 (9.65%) Physics
5 10 (8.77%) EFT
5 10 (8.77%) Cryptography
5 10 (8.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 5 (4.39%) DTV
7 3 (2.63%) Social Media
8 2 (1.75%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.75%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.75%) iPad
8 2 (1.75%) iPhone
9 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.88%) Kindle
9 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.88%) Robotics
9 1 (0.88%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 59 (51.75%) Linux
2 27 (23.68%) UNIX
3 19 (16.67%) Windows
4 18 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
5 11 (9.65%) Solaris
6 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.75%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.75%) Windows Vista
6 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (61.40%) Software Engineering
2 21 (18.42%) Project Management
3 20 (17.54%) Business Development
4 19 (16.67%) Image Processing
5 14 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (12.28%) Video Processing
6 13 (11.40%) OOP
7 10 (8.77%) OO
8 8 (7.02%) OOD
9 6 (5.26%) Scrum
9 6 (5.26%) Configuration Management
10 5 (4.39%) Test Automation
10 5 (4.39%) Digital Signal Processing
10 5 (4.39%) Signal Processing
10 5 (4.39%) Data Analysis
10 5 (4.39%) Performance Testing
10 5 (4.39%) Web Testing
11 4 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (3.51%) Time Management
11 4 (3.51%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 99 (86.84%) C++
2 32 (28.07%) Java
3 20 (17.54%) C#
4 18 (15.79%) Embedded C++
5 14 (12.28%) Embedded C
6 13 (11.40%) MATLAB
7 12 (10.53%) PHP
8 11 (9.65%) Python
9 10 (8.77%) JavaScript
10 7 (6.14%) Perl
11 5 (4.39%) SQL
12 3 (2.63%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.63%) PHP5
13 2 (1.75%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.75%) R
14 1 (0.88%) Ada
14 1 (0.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (16.67%) Degree
2 14 (12.28%) PhD
3 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.75%) MCP
4 2 (1.75%) MCSE
4 2 (1.75%) MCSA
5 1 (0.88%) CCNA
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.02%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.75%) Terminal Services
1 2 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (1.75%) XenApp
1 2 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (9.65%) Oracle
2 10 (8.77%) VeriFone
3 8 (7.02%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.75%) Symantec
4 2 (1.75%) VMware
4 2 (1.75%) HP
4 2 (1.75%) Dell
4 2 (1.75%) Citrix
4 2 (1.75%) Apple
4 2 (1.75%) WatchGuard
4 2 (1.75%) Mitel
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco
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Salary: £36000 - £38000 per annum + 25 days holiday, 8% pension, healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday and more
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
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Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £22500.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago