The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 52 70 33
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -37
Permanent jobs citing C 27 2 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.78% 0.30% 5.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.19% 0.50% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 27 0 18
Average salary £35,000 - £36,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 - £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
520 398 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.73% 60.67% 61.00%
Number of salaries quoted 420 350 283
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C
West Midlands

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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
Lichfield - 6 £37,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 6 £35,000 - 1
Stafford -7 3 £35,000 - 1
Cannock - 1 £30,000 -
Rugeley - 1 £30,000 -
C
West Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 28 (77.78%) C++
2 17 (47.22%) Electronics
3 13 (36.11%) Degree
4 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 12 (33.33%) C#
5 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
6 9 (25.00%) SQL
6 9 (25.00%) Oracle
7 8 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (19.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 7 (19.44%) UNIX
8 7 (19.44%) PL/SQL
8 7 (19.44%) Embedded C
9 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 6 (16.67%) Validation
9 6 (16.67%) QlikView
10 5 (13.89%) Requirements Management
10 5 (13.89%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (13.89%) TargetLink
10 5 (13.89%) Rational DOORS
10 5 (13.89%) Retail
10 5 (13.89%) Yourdon
10 5 (13.89%) MKS
10 5 (13.89%) Automotive
10 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
10 5 (13.89%) MathWorks
10 5 (13.89%) Simulink
10 5 (13.89%) Stateflow
10 5 (13.89%) UML
10 5 (13.89%) PHP

C
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 4 (11.11%) Apache
2 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (13.89%) TargetLink
1 5 (13.89%) Simulink
1 5 (13.89%) Stateflow
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Agresso
2 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) PBX
1 4 (11.11%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (5.56%) Bluetooth
2 2 (5.56%) Broadband
2 2 (5.56%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (16.67%) QlikView
2 4 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (11.11%) Subversion
3 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (47.22%) Electronics
2 5 (13.89%) Retail
2 5 (13.89%) Automotive
3 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.11%) Games
4 1 (2.78%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Software Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Development Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) C++ Games Programmer
6 3 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Games Programmer
6 3 (8.33%) C++ Programmer
6 3 (8.33%) Programmer
7 2 (5.56%) Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 1 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) CRM Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Design Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) C++ Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (19.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (11.11%) VHDL
4 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.56%) Firmware
5 2 (5.56%) Smart Meter
6 1 (2.78%) SCADA
6 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.78%) Physics
6 1 (2.78%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) UNIX
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (16.67%) Validation
3 5 (13.89%) Requirements Management
3 5 (13.89%) Yourdon
3 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
3 5 (13.89%) UML
4 3 (8.33%) Static Code Analysis
4 3 (8.33%) Quality Management
4 3 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (8.33%) OOD
5 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.56%) Scrum
5 2 (5.56%) Product Management
5 2 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) CRM
6 1 (2.78%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) C++
2 12 (33.33%) C#
3 9 (25.00%) SQL
4 7 (19.44%) PL/SQL
4 7 (19.44%) Embedded C
5 5 (13.89%) PHP
5 5 (13.89%) Assembly Language
6 3 (8.33%) Embedded C++
7 2 (5.56%) VB
7 2 (5.56%) Java
8 1 (2.78%) VB6
8 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) PhD
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (13.89%) MKS
3 5 (13.89%) MathWorks
4 1 (2.78%) Atmel
4 1 (2.78%) EMC
Stafford, Staffordshire
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stone, Staffordshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
GE
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago