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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 44 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing C 33 59 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.32% 7.46% 5.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.24% 14.08% 11.53%
Number of salaries quoted 32 56 34
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £28,750 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,250 £53,500
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
357 419 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 46.73% 52.97% 50.12%
Number of salaries quoted 337 403 382
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,550
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 31 October 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Southampton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 57 (71.25%) C++
2 51 (63.75%) Software Engineering
3 30 (37.50%) Linux
4 25 (31.25%) Python
5 22 (27.50%) Java
6 17 (21.25%) Degree
7 16 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
8 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (17.50%) Mathematics
9 14 (17.50%) Embedded C++
10 13 (16.25%) Computer Science
10 13 (16.25%) Algorithms
11 12 (15.00%) TCP/IP
11 12 (15.00%) MATLAB
12 11 (13.75%) Embedded C
12 11 (13.75%) HTML
12 11 (13.75%) Image Processing
13 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
13 10 (12.50%) C#
13 10 (12.50%) XML
13 10 (12.50%) Electronics
14 9 (11.25%) Scrum
14 9 (11.25%) PhD
15 8 (10.00%) Project Management
15 8 (10.00%) CSS
15 8 (10.00%) Web Services
15 8 (10.00%) OO
15 8 (10.00%) Perl
15 8 (10.00%) PHP
15 8 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

C
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (1.25%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Office
1 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.50%) SSL
3 5 (6.25%) FTP
4 3 (3.75%) Wireless
5 2 (2.50%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.50%) HTTP
5 2 (2.50%) DVB
6 1 (1.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.75%) Big Data
2 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.50%) MySQL
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.25%) SQLite
3 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Subversion
1 2 (2.50%) Selenium
2 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.25%) PHPUnit
2 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.25%) GDB
2 1 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (12.50%) Electronics
2 6 (7.50%) Finance
3 5 (6.25%) Military
4 4 (5.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.50%) Advertising
5 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (41.25%) Software Engineer
2 17 (21.25%) Developer
3 12 (15.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (8.75%) Consultant
5 6 (7.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) Java Developer
5 6 (7.50%) DSP Engineer
5 6 (7.50%) C Software Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Computer Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Junior
6 5 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Graduate
7 4 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) Research Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Mobile Software Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Junior Software Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.75%) HTML
2 10 (12.50%) XML
3 8 (10.00%) CSS
3 8 (10.00%) Web Services
4 5 (6.25%) HTML5
4 5 (6.25%) OpenCV
5 4 (5.00%) CSS3
5 4 (5.00%) RESTful
5 4 (5.00%) Spring
5 4 (5.00%) JSON
5 4 (5.00%) LAMP
5 4 (5.00%) .NET
6 3 (3.75%) J2EE
6 3 (3.75%) Hibernate
6 3 (3.75%) jQuery
6 3 (3.75%) JSP
6 3 (3.75%) Spring Integration
7 2 (2.50%) OpenCL
7 2 (2.50%) Qt
7 2 (2.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Mathematics
2 13 (16.25%) Computer Science
2 13 (16.25%) Algorithms
3 8 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 8 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (5.00%) EMV
4 4 (5.00%) Kindle
4 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.75%) Cryptography
5 3 (3.75%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.75%) User Experience
5 3 (3.75%) EFT
5 3 (3.75%) Robotics
6 2 (2.50%) Physics
6 2 (2.50%) MPEG
6 2 (2.50%) VHDL
7 1 (1.25%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.50%) Linux
2 16 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (8.75%) Apple iOS
4 5 (6.25%) Android
5 4 (5.00%) Windows
6 3 (3.75%) UNIX
7 2 (2.50%) Debian
8 1 (1.25%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (63.75%) Software Engineering
2 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.75%) Image Processing
4 9 (11.25%) Scrum
5 8 (10.00%) OO
5 8 (10.00%) Project Management
5 8 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 7 (8.75%) Web Development
6 7 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (7.50%) Signal Processing
7 6 (7.50%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (7.50%) TDD
8 5 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.25%) Business Development
8 5 (6.25%) Digital Signal Processing
8 5 (6.25%) Coaching
8 5 (6.25%) Line Management
9 4 (5.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (5.00%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 57 (71.25%) C++
2 25 (31.25%) Python
3 22 (27.50%) Java
4 14 (17.50%) Embedded C++
5 12 (15.00%) MATLAB
6 11 (13.75%) Embedded C
7 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 10 (12.50%) C#
8 8 (10.00%) Perl
8 8 (10.00%) PHP
9 6 (7.50%) Ruby
10 5 (6.25%) SQL
11 4 (5.00%) VB
11 4 (5.00%) Objective-C
12 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
13 2 (2.50%) VB6
13 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
14 1 (1.25%) PHP5
14 1 (1.25%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (21.25%) Degree
2 9 (11.25%) PhD
3 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.50%) GCIA
4 2 (2.50%) GCIH
5 1 (1.25%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.25%) HNC
5 1 (1.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Nessus
2 1 (1.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.00%) Oracle
3 2 (2.50%) Sourcefire
3 2 (2.50%) VeriFone
3 2 (2.50%) LogRhythm
Southampton, Hampshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension + Brilliant working conditio
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago