The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 28 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -12
Permanent jobs citing C 43 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.51% 0.79% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.29% 1.57% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 19
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C
North East

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

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
381 254 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 57.64% 50.30% 54.64%
Number of salaries quoted 264 216 263
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

C
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

C Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

C
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

C
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +27 36 £24,000 -26.15% 8
Sunderland +5 6 £27,500 +61.76%
Gateshead - 2 £27,500 -
North Shields - 2 £27,500 -
South Shields - 2 £27,500 -
C
North East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 65 (85.53%) Java
2 55 (72.37%) UNIX
3 47 (61.84%) C++
4 41 (53.95%) Linux
5 35 (46.05%) Degree
6 34 (44.74%) C#
7 33 (43.42%) Web Services
8 32 (42.11%) SQL
9 21 (27.63%) JavaScript
9 21 (27.63%) Software Engineering
10 20 (26.32%) Client/Server
11 19 (25.00%) HTML
11 19 (25.00%) OO
12 18 (23.68%) Subversion
13 17 (22.37%) Spring
13 17 (22.37%) Maven
13 17 (22.37%) Finance
13 17 (22.37%) Tomcat
13 17 (22.37%) Mathematics
13 17 (22.37%) jQuery
13 17 (22.37%) JSR 170
13 17 (22.37%) Java EE
13 17 (22.37%) MooTools
13 17 (22.37%) Apache Wicket
13 17 (22.37%) JAX-WS
13 17 (22.37%) Jackrabbit
14 15 (19.74%) Waterfall
14 15 (19.74%) Relational Database
14 15 (19.74%) XML
14 15 (19.74%) SOAP

C
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 17 (22.37%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.37%) Jackrabbit
2 15 (19.74%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (23.68%) Subversion
2 17 (22.37%) Maven
3 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.63%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.32%) Selenium
5 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.32%) WinRunner
5 1 (1.32%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.32%) Xcode
General
1 17 (22.37%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (43.42%) Developer
2 20 (26.32%) Programmer
3 17 (22.37%) Java Developer
4 15 (19.74%) Software Developer
5 12 (15.79%) Analyst
6 11 (14.47%) Analyst Programmer
7 7 (9.21%) Software Engineer
8 6 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (7.89%) Administrator
9 5 (6.58%) SQL Programmer
9 5 (6.58%) Java Architect
9 5 (6.58%) Lead Software Developer
9 5 (6.58%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) C Software Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Lead Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Architect
10 3 (3.95%) Computer Engineer
10 3 (3.95%) Java Programmer
11 1 (1.32%) iOS Developer
11 1 (1.32%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (43.42%) Web Services
2 19 (25.00%) HTML
3 17 (22.37%) Spring
3 17 (22.37%) jQuery
3 17 (22.37%) JSR 170
3 17 (22.37%) Java EE
3 17 (22.37%) MooTools
3 17 (22.37%) Apache Wicket
3 17 (22.37%) JAX-WS
4 15 (19.74%) XML
4 15 (19.74%) SOAP
5 2 (2.63%) CSS
5 2 (2.63%) Ember.js
5 2 (2.63%) Backbone.js
5 2 (2.63%) HTML5
5 2 (2.63%) SproutCore
6 1 (1.32%) iOS SDK
6 1 (1.32%) RESTful
6 1 (1.32%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.32%) Client/Server
2 17 (22.37%) Mathematics
3 14 (18.42%) Computer Science
4 6 (7.89%) Replication
5 4 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.32%) iPad
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.32%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 55 (72.37%) UNIX
2 41 (53.95%) Linux
3 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.63%) Software Engineering
2 19 (25.00%) OO
3 15 (19.74%) Waterfall
4 8 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.89%) DevOps
6 4 (5.26%) Quality Management
6 4 (5.26%) Scrum
6 4 (5.26%) TDD
6 4 (5.26%) OOD
6 4 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (5.26%) Static Code Analysis
7 3 (3.95%) Web Development
7 3 (3.95%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.63%) MVC
8 2 (2.63%) OOP
8 2 (2.63%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.32%) Memory Management
9 1 (1.32%) iOS Development
9 1 (1.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (1.32%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (85.53%) Java
2 47 (61.84%) C++
3 34 (44.74%) C#
4 32 (42.11%) SQL
5 21 (27.63%) JavaScript
6 12 (15.79%) sed
6 12 (15.79%) Shell Script
6 12 (15.79%) AWK
7 9 (11.84%) Perl
8 8 (10.53%) Python
9 6 (7.89%) Bash Shell
10 4 (5.26%) Embedded C
10 4 (5.26%) PHP
11 2 (2.63%) Ruby
12 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 35 (46.05%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.32%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (5.26%) HP
2 2 (2.63%) Sencha
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.32%) Citrix
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience, plus excellent benefi
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: Market related
Posted: 24 days ago