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

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 51 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing C 34 51 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.02% 6.19% 6.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.83% 12.17% 12.56%
Number of salaries quoted 30 51 41
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 £27,500 £30,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £52,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
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
385 419 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 45.51% 50.85% 51.50%
Number of salaries quoted 365 405 408
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 1 October 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Southampton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 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 69 (74.19%) C++
2 60 (64.52%) Software Engineering
3 39 (41.94%) Linux
4 29 (31.18%) Java
4 29 (31.18%) Embedded Linux
5 22 (23.66%) XML
5 22 (23.66%) TCP/IP
5 22 (23.66%) Embedded C++
6 21 (22.58%) C#
7 19 (20.43%) Embedded C
7 19 (20.43%) SSL
7 19 (20.43%) Degree
8 17 (18.28%) Python
8 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (13.98%) FTP
9 13 (13.98%) EMV
10 12 (12.90%) HTML
11 11 (11.83%) JavaScript
11 11 (11.83%) Web Services
11 11 (11.83%) MATLAB
11 11 (11.83%) Retail
11 11 (11.83%) Scrum
12 10 (10.75%) Electronics
12 10 (10.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 10 (10.75%) Mathematics
12 10 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (10.75%) Image Processing
12 10 (10.75%) Mobile App
13 9 (9.68%) Apple iOS
13 9 (9.68%) PHP

C
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (1.08%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (2.15%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (23.66%) TCP/IP
2 19 (20.43%) SSL
3 13 (13.98%) FTP
4 3 (3.23%) Wireless
5 2 (2.15%) Firewall
5 2 (2.15%) Wireshark
5 2 (2.15%) Bluetooth
5 2 (2.15%) HTTP
5 2 (2.15%) DVB
6 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.23%) Big Data
3 2 (2.15%) MySQL
3 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.15%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.08%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Subversion
2 3 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (2.15%) Selenium
4 1 (1.08%) GDB
4 1 (1.08%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (11.83%) Retail
2 10 (10.75%) Electronics
3 8 (8.60%) Military
4 6 (6.45%) Finance
5 2 (2.15%) Advertising
5 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (41.94%) Software Engineer
2 25 (26.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 18 (19.35%) Developer
4 10 (10.75%) C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (10.75%) C Software Engineer
4 10 (10.75%) Consultant
5 8 (8.60%) DSP Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) Computer Engineer
6 7 (7.53%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Architect
9 4 (4.30%) Junior
10 3 (3.23%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.23%) Programmer
10 3 (3.23%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (23.66%) XML
2 12 (12.90%) HTML
3 11 (11.83%) Web Services
4 9 (9.68%) CSS
5 8 (8.60%) OpenCV
6 6 (6.45%) LAMP
6 6 (6.45%) .NET
6 6 (6.45%) RESTful
7 5 (5.38%) HTML5
8 4 (4.30%) JSON
8 4 (4.30%) Spring
8 4 (4.30%) CSS3
9 3 (3.23%) Spring Integration
9 3 (3.23%) jQuery
9 3 (3.23%) JSP
9 3 (3.23%) J2EE
9 3 (3.23%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.15%) OpenMP
10 2 (2.15%) OpenCL
10 2 (2.15%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) EMV
2 10 (10.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 10 (10.75%) Mathematics
2 10 (10.75%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.60%) Algorithms
4 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.53%) Kindle
4 7 (7.53%) Cryptography
5 6 (6.45%) EFT
6 3 (3.23%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.23%) Robotics
6 3 (3.23%) User Experience
7 2 (2.15%) VHDL
7 2 (2.15%) MPEG
7 2 (2.15%) Physics
8 1 (1.08%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 39 (41.94%) Linux
2 29 (31.18%) Embedded Linux
3 9 (9.68%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.30%) Windows
5 2 (2.15%) Debian
5 2 (2.15%) Android
6 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (64.52%) Software Engineering
2 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (11.83%) Scrum
4 10 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (10.75%) Image Processing
5 9 (9.68%) TDD
6 8 (8.60%) Business Development
6 8 (8.60%) OO
6 8 (8.60%) Project Management
6 8 (8.60%) Mobile Application Development
6 8 (8.60%) Signal Processing
6 8 (8.60%) Mentoring
7 7 (7.53%) Digital Signal Processing
7 7 (7.53%) Web Development
8 6 (6.45%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.45%) Time Management
9 5 (5.38%) iOS Development
9 5 (5.38%) Line Management
9 5 (5.38%) Coaching
9 5 (5.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 69 (74.19%) C++
2 29 (31.18%) Java
3 22 (23.66%) Embedded C++
4 21 (22.58%) C#
5 19 (20.43%) Embedded C
6 17 (18.28%) Python
7 11 (11.83%) JavaScript
7 11 (11.83%) MATLAB
8 9 (9.68%) PHP
9 7 (7.53%) Perl
10 6 (6.45%) Objective-C
11 4 (4.30%) SQL
12 3 (3.23%) PHP5
12 3 (3.23%) VB
12 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
13 2 (2.15%) VB6
14 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
14 1 (1.08%) Groovy
14 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (20.43%) Degree
2 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) GCIA
3 2 (2.15%) GCIH
3 2 (2.15%) PhD
3 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.08%) HNC
4 1 (1.08%) HND
4 1 (1.08%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.08%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Nessus
2 1 (1.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (8.60%) VeriFone
2 7 (7.53%) Oracle
3 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.15%) Sourcefire
4 2 (2.15%) LogRhythm
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