The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 66 67 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -39
Permanent jobs citing C 7 5 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.00% 0.79% 6.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.44% 1.68% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 32
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% -24.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £15,250 £21,830
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £37,500 £49,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
C
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
287 297 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 41.12% 46.85% 43.07%
Number of salaries quoted 230 245 180
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

C
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the Swindon region.

C Salary Trend in Swindon

C
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Swindon

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 11 (64.71%) C++
2 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
3 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
4 7 (41.18%) LTE
5 6 (35.29%) VoIP
6 5 (29.41%) Python
7 4 (23.53%) Linux
7 4 (23.53%) Perl
7 4 (23.53%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (23.53%) Wireless
7 4 (23.53%) 4G
8 3 (17.65%) VoLTE
8 3 (17.65%) SS7
8 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
9 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
9 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
9 2 (11.76%) Broadband
9 2 (11.76%) POSIX
9 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (11.76%) TDD
9 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
9 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
9 2 (11.76%) JIRA
9 2 (11.76%) Device Driver
9 2 (11.76%) Subversion
9 2 (11.76%) WiMAX
9 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
10 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (5.88%) Line Management
10 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

C
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) LTE
2 6 (35.29%) VoIP
3 4 (23.53%) Wireless
3 4 (23.53%) 4G
4 3 (17.65%) VoLTE
4 3 (17.65%) SS7
5 2 (11.76%) Broadband
5 2 (11.76%) WiMAX
6 1 (5.88%) DHCP
6 1 (5.88%) SNMP
6 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) C Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) POSIX
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) JSON
2 1 (5.88%) WPF
2 1 (5.88%) LINQ
2 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
1 4 (23.53%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 1 (5.88%) Logistics
3 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
3 1 (5.88%) Data Mapping
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (5.88%) Line Management
3 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Practice Management
3 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C++
2 5 (29.41%) Python
3 4 (23.53%) Perl
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
5 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.88%) Ruby
6 1 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
Bath, Somerset, Bristol, Chippenham, Trowbridge,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-42,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bath, Somerset, Bristol, Chippenham, Trowbridge,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £28-32,000 + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, comission, healthcare
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago