The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 60 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing C 11 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.77% 2.02% 2.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.85% 2.78% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 7
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
386 504 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 62.06% 72.73% 53.02%
Number of salaries quoted 341 408 280
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

C
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the Staffordshire region.

C Salary Trend in Staffordshire

C
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

C
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford - 6 £36,250 -
Stoke-on-Trent +11 2 £25,000 -28.57%
Tamworth - 2 £22,500 -
Lichfield - 1 £35,000 -
C
West Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 15 (65.22%) Degree
2 14 (60.87%) C++
3 11 (47.83%) Computer Science
4 9 (39.13%) Electronics
5 8 (34.78%) Validation
5 8 (34.78%) UML
6 7 (30.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
7 6 (26.09%) MATLAB
7 6 (26.09%) Simulink
7 6 (26.09%) VxWorks
7 6 (26.09%) HTML
7 6 (26.09%) SQL
8 5 (21.74%) VBScript
8 5 (21.74%) VB
8 5 (21.74%) Java
8 5 (21.74%) PHP
8 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle
8 5 (21.74%) Embedded C
8 5 (21.74%) VB6
8 5 (21.74%) Requirements Management
8 5 (21.74%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (17.39%) IEC 61508
9 4 (17.39%) Rational DOORS
9 4 (17.39%) Marketing
9 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
9 4 (17.39%) Coaching
9 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
9 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi

C
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Simulink
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
1 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.04%) Mercurial
3 2 (8.70%) PVCS
3 2 (8.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (4.35%) LabVIEW
4 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 9 (39.13%) Electronics
2 4 (17.39%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Software Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) Middleware
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Computer Science
2 7 (30.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (21.74%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (17.39%) Device Driver
5 2 (8.70%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.35%) VHDL
6 1 (4.35%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) VxWorks
2 3 (13.04%) Nucleus RTOS
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Validation
1 8 (34.78%) UML
2 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
3 5 (21.74%) Requirements Management
4 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
4 4 (17.39%) Coaching
4 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
5 3 (13.04%) OO
5 3 (13.04%) OOD
5 3 (13.04%) Software Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) Digital Signal Processing
6 2 (8.70%) Signal Processing
6 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.35%) Workflow
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) C++
2 6 (26.09%) MATLAB
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) VBScript
3 5 (21.74%) VB
3 5 (21.74%) Java
3 5 (21.74%) PHP
3 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
3 5 (21.74%) Embedded C
3 5 (21.74%) VB6
4 2 (8.70%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) XenApp
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) MKS
2 3 (13.04%) QNX
3 2 (8.70%) Perforce
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Altera
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago