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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 48 61 61
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing C 16 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.99% 1.58% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.83% 2.50% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 7
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £25,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £85,000 £42,500
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
331 360 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.75% 63.38% 59.80%
Number of salaries quoted 304 308 264
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 6 £43,750 +25.00%
Lichfield - 3 £40,000 -
Tamworth - 3 £37,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent +3 2 £30,000 -25.00%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £40,000 -
C
West Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 26 (74.29%) Degree
2 24 (68.57%) C++
3 22 (62.86%) Electronics
4 20 (57.14%) Software Engineering
5 15 (42.86%) C#
6 14 (40.00%) Validation
7 10 (28.57%) Simulink
7 10 (28.57%) UML
7 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 10 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (25.71%) Rational DOORS
8 9 (25.71%) Requirements Management
9 8 (22.86%) Embedded C
9 8 (22.86%) MKS
10 7 (20.00%) Automotive
10 7 (20.00%) Stateflow
10 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 7 (20.00%) MathWorks
10 7 (20.00%) Yourdon
10 7 (20.00%) Assembly Language
10 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 7 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (20.00%) TargetLink
11 6 (17.14%) Bluetooth
11 6 (17.14%) SQL
11 6 (17.14%) Oracle
11 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
12 5 (14.29%) UNIX
12 5 (14.29%) QlikView
13 4 (11.43%) Computer Science

C
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (5.71%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Simulink
2 7 (20.00%) Stateflow
2 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (20.00%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Bluetooth
2 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.86%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) QlikView
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.57%) PVCS
3 3 (8.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (5.71%) LabVIEW
5 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 22 (62.86%) Electronics
2 7 (20.00%) Automotive
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.86%) Finance
5 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 18 (51.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Electronics Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.86%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Lead PHP Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
2 3 (8.57%) CSS
3 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.86%) EDI
4 1 (2.86%) Middleware
4 1 (2.86%) CSS3
4 1 (2.86%) Symfony
4 1 (2.86%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (2.86%) CakePHP
4 1 (2.86%) jQuery
4 1 (2.86%) HTML5
4 1 (2.86%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.86%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) UNIX
2 4 (11.43%) VxWorks
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
4 1 (2.86%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 14 (40.00%) Validation
3 10 (28.57%) UML
4 9 (25.71%) Requirements Management
5 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (20.00%) Yourdon
6 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.71%) Coaching
6 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) MVC
7 1 (2.86%) OO
7 1 (2.86%) OOD
7 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
7 1 (2.86%) Digital Signal Processing
7 1 (2.86%) Signal Processing
7 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) C++
2 15 (42.86%) C#
3 8 (22.86%) Embedded C
4 7 (20.00%) Assembly Language
5 6 (17.14%) SQL
6 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
7 3 (8.57%) MATLAB
7 3 (8.57%) Java
7 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.71%) PHP
9 1 (2.86%) VBScript
9 1 (2.86%) VB
9 1 (2.86%) Fortran
9 1 (2.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (74.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) HND
3 1 (2.86%) PhD
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) MKS
3 7 (20.00%) MathWorks
4 6 (17.14%) Oracle
5 3 (8.57%) Perforce
6 1 (2.86%) QNX
6 1 (2.86%) Zend
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Posted: 2 days ago
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