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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 57 46 68
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +22
Permanent jobs citing C 15 31 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.34% 4.31% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.78% 5.93% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 9 31 1
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
397 523 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.93% 72.74% 59.67%
Number of salaries quoted 350 408 340
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Stoke-on-Trent +3 7 £25,000 -26.47%
Stafford -2 6 £21,500 -40.68%
C
West Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (60.00%) Degree
2 11 (44.00%) C++
3 10 (40.00%) HTML
3 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (36.00%) SQL
4 9 (36.00%) MATLAB
4 9 (36.00%) Simulink
5 8 (32.00%) Requirements Management
5 8 (32.00%) VB
6 7 (28.00%) Oracle
6 7 (28.00%) VBScript
6 7 (28.00%) PHP
6 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
6 7 (28.00%) Java
6 7 (28.00%) VB6
6 7 (28.00%) Project Management
6 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
6 7 (28.00%) Validation
7 5 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (16.00%) Quality Management
8 4 (16.00%) Electronics
8 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (16.00%) UML
9 3 (12.00%) Embedded C
9 3 (12.00%) CSS
9 3 (12.00%) C#
9 3 (12.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (12.00%) Device Driver
9 3 (12.00%) Modbus
9 3 (12.00%) SDLC

C
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Simulink
2 1 (4.00%) Stateflow
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Modbus
2 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (4.00%) PVCS
3 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (4.00%) LabVIEW
3 1 (4.00%) Bugzilla
General
1 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (16.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Graduate
3 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Project Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) Middleware
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
4 1 (4.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (12.00%) Device Driver
3 3 (12.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.00%) VHDL
5 1 (4.00%) Verilog
5 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Nucleus RTOS
2 1 (4.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Requirements Management
2 7 (28.00%) Validation
2 7 (28.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) Quality Management
3 4 (16.00%) UML
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) System Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
5 2 (8.00%) OO
5 2 (8.00%) OOD
5 2 (8.00%) SOA
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow
6 1 (4.00%) Web Design
6 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) C++
2 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) MATLAB
3 8 (32.00%) VB
4 7 (28.00%) VBScript
4 7 (28.00%) Java
4 7 (28.00%) PHP
4 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (28.00%) VB6
5 3 (12.00%) C#
5 3 (12.00%) Embedded C
6 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.00%) ActionScript
7 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.00%) Firmware
1 2 (8.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Citrix
2 2 (8.00%) QNX
2 2 (8.00%) MKS
2 2 (8.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Altera
3 1 (4.00%) Perforce
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