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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 63 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Permanent jobs citing C 8 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.36% 2.14% 2.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.86% 4.26% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 15
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £53,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
430 282 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.88% 50.27% 56.79%
Number of salaries quoted 338 250 276
Average salary £36,000 £34,275 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.03% -9.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -4 4 £35,000 -56.25% 2
C
West Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (56.25%) C++
2 7 (43.75%) Electronics
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 6 (37.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
4 5 (31.25%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (31.25%) OOD
4 5 (31.25%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) Static Code Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) Quality Management
4 5 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (25.00%) PHP
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) Games
6 3 (18.75%) Degree
6 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
7 2 (12.50%) Erlang
7 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
7 2 (12.50%) CentOS
7 2 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
7 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
7 2 (12.50%) VB6
7 2 (12.50%) Subversion
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (12.50%) Middleware
7 2 (12.50%) Broadband
7 2 (12.50%) PBX
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft

C
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (12.50%) IP Telephony
1 2 (12.50%) Broadband
1 2 (12.50%) PBX
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 7 (43.75%) Electronics
2 3 (18.75%) Games
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) C Software Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (6.25%) Field Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.25%) CRM Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Development Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.25%) VHDL
5 1 (6.25%) Arduino
5 1 (6.25%) Physics
5 1 (6.25%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (31.25%) OOD
2 5 (31.25%) Static Code Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Quality Management
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) CAD
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
3 5 (31.25%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) PHP
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Erlang
5 2 (12.50%) VB6
5 2 (12.50%) VBScript
5 2 (12.50%) VB
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PhD
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) EMC
2 1 (6.25%) Sophos
2 1 (6.25%) Acronis
2 1 (6.25%) Atmel
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Experis Engineering
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Home Based Projects
Posted: 15 days ago
Stafford
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension & Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 23 days ago