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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 51 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing C 38 47 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.48% 5.68% 6.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.03% 11.08% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 35 47 46
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,875
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £51,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,774
% change year-on-year
- +5.89%
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
421 424 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 49.65% 51.27% 52.61%
Number of salaries quoted 402 413 422
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £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 16 September 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Southampton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 85 (79.44%) C++
2 72 (67.29%) Software Engineering
3 51 (47.66%) Linux
4 40 (37.38%) Embedded Linux
5 38 (35.51%) Java
6 33 (30.84%) XML
7 32 (29.91%) TCP/IP
8 31 (28.97%) Embedded C++
9 30 (28.04%) SSL
9 30 (28.04%) C#
10 24 (22.43%) Embedded C
11 23 (21.50%) EMV
12 22 (20.56%) FTP
13 20 (18.69%) Degree
14 19 (17.76%) Retail
15 17 (15.89%) Python
16 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (14.02%) Cryptography
17 15 (14.02%) EFT
17 15 (14.02%) VeriFone
18 13 (12.15%) MATLAB
19 12 (11.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
19 12 (11.21%) Mathematics
19 12 (11.21%) Image Processing
20 11 (10.28%) Scrum
20 11 (10.28%) HTML
21 10 (9.35%) JavaScript
21 10 (9.35%) Web Services
21 10 (9.35%) Project Management
21 10 (9.35%) Electronics

C
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (0.93%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.87%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (29.91%) TCP/IP
2 30 (28.04%) SSL
3 22 (20.56%) FTP
4 3 (2.80%) Bluetooth
4 3 (2.80%) Wireless
5 2 (1.87%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.87%) Firewall
5 2 (1.87%) DVB
5 2 (1.87%) HTTP
6 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.80%) Big Data
3 2 (1.87%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.87%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.87%) MySQL
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.93%) SQLite
4 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (9.35%) Subversion
2 9 (8.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.87%) Selenium
4 1 (0.93%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.93%) GDB
4 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (17.76%) Retail
2 10 (9.35%) Electronics
2 10 (9.35%) Military
3 6 (5.61%) Finance
4 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.87%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (47.66%) Software Engineer
2 37 (34.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 18 (16.82%) C++ Software Engineer
4 17 (15.89%) Developer
5 14 (13.08%) C Software Engineer
6 12 (11.21%) Consultant
7 10 (9.35%) Computer Engineer
7 10 (9.35%) DSP Engineer
8 8 (7.48%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.61%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.67%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Embedded C Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (4.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) Junior
11 4 (3.74%) Architect
12 3 (2.80%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (30.84%) XML
2 11 (10.28%) HTML
3 10 (9.35%) Web Services
3 10 (9.35%) OpenCV
4 8 (7.48%) CSS
5 6 (5.61%) LAMP
5 6 (5.61%) .NET
6 5 (4.67%) HTML5
6 5 (4.67%) RESTful
7 4 (3.74%) CSS3
7 4 (3.74%) Spring
7 4 (3.74%) JSON
8 3 (2.80%) J2EE
8 3 (2.80%) JSP
8 3 (2.80%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.80%) Spring Integration
8 3 (2.80%) jQuery
9 2 (1.87%) Qt
9 2 (1.87%) WPF
9 2 (1.87%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (21.50%) EMV
2 15 (14.02%) Cryptography
2 15 (14.02%) EFT
3 12 (11.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 12 (11.21%) Mathematics
4 9 (8.41%) Mobile App
4 9 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.54%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.54%) Kindle
6 3 (2.80%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.80%) Robotics
6 3 (2.80%) User Experience
7 2 (1.87%) Physics
7 2 (1.87%) VHDL
7 2 (1.87%) MPEG
8 1 (0.93%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 51 (47.66%) Linux
2 40 (37.38%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (7.48%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.74%) Windows
5 2 (1.87%) Android
5 2 (1.87%) Debian
6 1 (0.93%) UNIX
6 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (67.29%) Software Engineering
2 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (11.21%) Image Processing
4 11 (10.28%) Scrum
5 10 (9.35%) Project Management
5 10 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (9.35%) Business Development
5 10 (9.35%) Signal Processing
6 9 (8.41%) Digital Signal Processing
6 9 (8.41%) TDD
7 8 (7.48%) OO
7 8 (7.48%) Configuration Management
7 8 (7.48%) Mentoring
7 8 (7.48%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (6.54%) Time Management
8 7 (6.54%) Web Development
9 5 (4.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.67%) Coaching
9 5 (4.67%) Line Management
10 4 (3.74%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 85 (79.44%) C++
2 38 (35.51%) Java
3 31 (28.97%) Embedded C++
4 30 (28.04%) C#
5 24 (22.43%) Embedded C
6 17 (15.89%) Python
7 13 (12.15%) MATLAB
8 10 (9.35%) JavaScript
9 9 (8.41%) PHP
10 7 (6.54%) Perl
11 5 (4.67%) Objective-C
12 4 (3.74%) SQL
13 3 (2.80%) VB
13 3 (2.80%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.80%) PHP5
14 2 (1.87%) VB6
15 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.93%) Ruby
15 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 20 (18.69%) Degree
2 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.87%) GCIA
3 2 (1.87%) GCIH
3 2 (1.87%) PhD
4 1 (0.93%) HNC
4 1 (0.93%) HND
4 1 (0.93%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) Nessus
2 1 (0.93%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (14.02%) VeriFone
2 7 (6.54%) Oracle
3 4 (3.74%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.87%) LogRhythm
4 2 (1.87%) Sourcefire
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