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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 40 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs citing C 48 48 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.59% 5.32% 5.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.86% 9.80% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 40 48 47
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £29,700 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
442 490 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 51.46% 54.32% 56.21%
Number of salaries quoted 407 467 467
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 30 July 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Southampton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 91 (82.73%) C++
2 70 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 52 (47.27%) Linux
4 38 (34.55%) Java
5 36 (32.73%) Embedded Linux
6 33 (30.00%) XML
7 32 (29.09%) TCP/IP
8 30 (27.27%) SSL
8 30 (27.27%) C#
9 28 (25.45%) Embedded C++
10 24 (21.82%) Embedded C
11 23 (20.91%) EMV
12 22 (20.00%) FTP
12 22 (20.00%) Mathematics
13 19 (17.27%) Retail
14 17 (15.45%) MATLAB
14 17 (15.45%) Degree
14 17 (15.45%) Image Processing
15 16 (14.55%) Project Management
16 15 (13.64%) EFT
16 15 (13.64%) Cryptography
16 15 (13.64%) Military
16 15 (13.64%) VeriFone
16 15 (13.64%) Business Development
16 15 (13.64%) OpenCV
17 12 (10.91%) Python
18 11 (10.00%) HTML
18 11 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
19 10 (9.09%) Scrum
19 10 (9.09%) JavaScript

C
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (2.73%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.91%) MS Office
1 1 (0.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.09%) TCP/IP
2 30 (27.27%) SSL
3 22 (20.00%) FTP
4 3 (2.73%) Bluetooth
4 3 (2.73%) Wireless
5 2 (1.82%) Firewall
5 2 (1.82%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.91%) HTTP
6 1 (0.91%) Internet
6 1 (0.91%) GSM
6 1 (0.91%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.55%) Big Data
3 4 (3.64%) MySQL
4 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.91%) SQLite
5 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (8.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 9 (8.18%) Subversion
2 4 (3.64%) Selenium
3 3 (2.73%) PHPUnit
4 2 (1.82%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.82%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.91%) Behat
5 1 (0.91%) Hudson
5 1 (0.91%) GDB
5 1 (0.91%) Ant
5 1 (0.91%) Maven
General
1 19 (17.27%) Retail
2 15 (13.64%) Military
3 7 (6.36%) Electronics
4 4 (3.64%) Finance
5 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.91%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 57 (51.82%) Software Engineer
2 40 (36.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 22 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 18 (16.36%) Consultant
5 17 (15.45%) Developer
6 15 (13.64%) C Software Engineer
6 15 (13.64%) Computer Engineer
7 10 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
8 9 (8.18%) DSP Engineer
9 6 (5.45%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.55%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.55%) Java Developer
10 5 (4.55%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) Embedded C Engineer
11 4 (3.64%) Programmer
11 4 (3.64%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (30.00%) XML
2 15 (13.64%) OpenCV
3 11 (10.00%) HTML
4 10 (9.09%) Web Services
5 8 (7.27%) CSS
6 6 (5.45%) .NET
7 5 (4.55%) HTML5
8 4 (3.64%) LAMP
8 4 (3.64%) CSS3
8 4 (3.64%) RESTful
9 3 (2.73%) jQuery
9 3 (2.73%) JSON
9 3 (2.73%) Spring
10 2 (1.82%) OpenMP
10 2 (1.82%) Hibernate
10 2 (1.82%) JSP
10 2 (1.82%) J2EE
10 2 (1.82%) Qt
10 2 (1.82%) WPF
10 2 (1.82%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.91%) EMV
2 22 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 15 (13.64%) EFT
3 15 (13.64%) Cryptography
4 11 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 9 (8.18%) Computer Science
6 8 (7.27%) Mobile App
7 7 (6.36%) Kindle
8 6 (5.45%) Physics
9 2 (1.82%) VHDL
9 2 (1.82%) Robotics
9 2 (1.82%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.91%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.91%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 52 (47.27%) Linux
2 36 (32.73%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (7.27%) Windows
4 5 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.55%) UNIX
5 4 (3.64%) Solaris
6 2 (1.82%) Debian
7 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.91%) Android
7 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 17 (15.45%) Image Processing
3 16 (14.55%) Project Management
4 15 (13.64%) Business Development
5 10 (9.09%) Scrum
5 10 (9.09%) Signal Processing
5 10 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (8.18%) Digital Signal Processing
6 9 (8.18%) Configuration Management
6 9 (8.18%) TDD
7 7 (6.36%) Mobile Application Development
7 7 (6.36%) Time Management
8 6 (5.45%) Web Development
9 5 (4.55%) OO
10 4 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.64%) E-Commerce
10 4 (3.64%) SOA
10 4 (3.64%) iOS Development
11 3 (2.73%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (82.73%) C++
2 38 (34.55%) Java
3 30 (27.27%) C#
4 28 (25.45%) Embedded C++
5 24 (21.82%) Embedded C
6 17 (15.45%) MATLAB
7 12 (10.91%) Python
8 10 (9.09%) JavaScript
9 7 (6.36%) Perl
9 7 (6.36%) PHP
10 4 (3.64%) SQL
11 3 (2.73%) PHP5
11 3 (2.73%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.73%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.82%) VB6
12 2 (1.82%) VB
13 1 (0.91%) R
13 1 (0.91%) Groovy
13 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (15.45%) Degree
2 8 (7.27%) PhD
3 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.82%) GCIA
4 2 (1.82%) GCIH
4 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Nessus
2 1 (0.91%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (13.64%) VeriFone
2 7 (6.36%) Oracle
3 2 (1.82%) Sourcefire
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.82%) LogRhythm
Southampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £47000 per annum + excellent pension, flexible hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Company Bonus + Car Allowance
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago