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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 56 61 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing C 21 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.90% 1.09% 2.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.03% 1.95% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 4
Average salary £35,000 £32,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -14.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
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
521 359 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.06% 56.09% 63.56%
Number of salaries quoted 419 292 265
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 - 9 £37,500 - 4
Stoke-on-Trent +11 6 £32,750 +31.00%
C
West Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 43 (89.58%) C++
2 27 (56.25%) Electronics
3 26 (54.17%) C#
3 26 (54.17%) Degree
4 23 (47.92%) Software Engineering
5 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
6 15 (31.25%) Oracle
7 14 (29.17%) SQL
7 14 (29.17%) Embedded Systems
8 13 (27.08%) TargetLink
8 13 (27.08%) Rational DOORS
8 13 (27.08%) MS PowerPoint
8 13 (27.08%) Requirements Management
8 13 (27.08%) Assembly Language
8 13 (27.08%) UNIX
8 13 (27.08%) UML
8 13 (27.08%) MS Excel
8 13 (27.08%) Configuration Management
8 13 (27.08%) MathWorks
8 13 (27.08%) Simulink
8 13 (27.08%) Stateflow
8 13 (27.08%) Yourdon
8 13 (27.08%) Automotive
8 13 (27.08%) Validation
8 13 (27.08%) MKS
9 12 (25.00%) QlikView
10 11 (22.92%) PL/SQL
11 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
12 9 (18.75%) Agresso
12 9 (18.75%) Retail

C
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (2.08%) Apache
1 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (27.08%) MS Excel
1 13 (27.08%) Simulink
1 13 (27.08%) Stateflow
1 13 (27.08%) MS PowerPoint
1 13 (27.08%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.08%) PBX
2 1 (2.08%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) QlikView
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (27.08%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 27 (56.25%) Electronics
2 13 (27.08%) Automotive
3 9 (18.75%) Retail
4 3 (6.25%) Games
5 2 (4.17%) Finance
6 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Software Engineer
2 22 (45.83%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 15 (31.25%) Developer
4 11 (22.92%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Games Programmer
5 3 (6.25%) C++ Programmer
5 3 (6.25%) Programmer
5 3 (6.25%) Development Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) C++ Games Programmer
6 2 (4.17%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Architect
7 1 (2.08%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (2.08%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Lead PHP Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.08%) CSS
4 1 (2.08%) Ajax
4 1 (2.08%) Symfony
4 1 (2.08%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (2.08%) CakePHP
4 1 (2.08%) jQuery
4 1 (2.08%) HTML5
4 1 (2.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (6.25%) VHDL
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.08%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.08%) UNIX
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) Software Engineering
2 13 (27.08%) Validation
2 13 (27.08%) Requirements Management
2 13 (27.08%) UML
2 13 (27.08%) Configuration Management
2 13 (27.08%) Yourdon
3 2 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (4.17%) Product Management
3 2 (4.17%) Scrum
3 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.08%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (2.08%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (2.08%) MVC
4 1 (2.08%) Quality Management
4 1 (2.08%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (2.08%) ERP
4 1 (2.08%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 43 (89.58%) C++
2 26 (54.17%) C#
3 14 (29.17%) SQL
4 13 (27.08%) Assembly Language
5 11 (22.92%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.33%) Embedded C
7 3 (6.25%) Embedded C++
7 3 (6.25%) PHP
8 2 (4.17%) Java
8 2 (4.17%) VB
9 1 (2.08%) VBScript
9 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (54.17%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.25%) Oracle
3 13 (27.08%) MathWorks
3 13 (27.08%) MKS
4 1 (2.08%) Zend
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