The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 33 51 45
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs citing C 34 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.48% 1.95% 2.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.94% 3.68% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 16
Average salary £27,500 £27,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,400 £19,875
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
342 272 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 55.16% 53.13% 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 270 233 254
Average salary £31,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C
North East

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
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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 +18 29 £24,000 -26.15% 14
Sunderland +3 4 £27,500 +61.76%
C
North East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 47 (79.66%) Java
2 41 (69.49%) UNIX
3 30 (50.85%) C++
4 29 (49.15%) Linux
5 23 (38.98%) Web Services
5 23 (38.98%) C#
5 23 (38.98%) Degree
6 22 (37.29%) Software Engineering
7 21 (35.59%) SQL
8 20 (33.90%) JavaScript
9 19 (32.20%) Subversion
10 18 (30.51%) Spring
10 18 (30.51%) Maven
10 18 (30.51%) Finance
10 18 (30.51%) HTML
10 18 (30.51%) OO
10 18 (30.51%) Tomcat
10 18 (30.51%) Mathematics
10 18 (30.51%) jQuery
10 18 (30.51%) JSR 170
10 18 (30.51%) Java EE
10 18 (30.51%) MooTools
10 18 (30.51%) Apache Wicket
10 18 (30.51%) JAX-WS
10 18 (30.51%) Jackrabbit
11 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
12 12 (20.34%) sed
12 12 (20.34%) AWK
12 12 (20.34%) Shell Script
13 9 (15.25%) Client/Server

C
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 18 (30.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) Jackrabbit
2 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (32.20%) Subversion
2 18 (30.51%) Maven
3 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.39%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.69%) Xcode
5 1 (1.69%) WinRunner
5 1 (1.69%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.69%) Selenium
5 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (45.76%) Developer
2 18 (30.51%) Java Developer
3 16 (27.12%) Programmer
4 8 (13.56%) Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) Software Developer
5 7 (11.86%) Software Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Analyst Programmer
6 5 (8.47%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) C Software Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Computer Engineer
7 4 (6.78%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.78%) Administrator
8 3 (5.08%) Java Programmer
9 1 (1.69%) Performance Tester
9 1 (1.69%) Software Tester
9 1 (1.69%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Architect
9 1 (1.69%) Tester
9 1 (1.69%) Test Analyst
9 1 (1.69%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.98%) Web Services
2 18 (30.51%) HTML
2 18 (30.51%) Spring
2 18 (30.51%) Java EE
2 18 (30.51%) JSR 170
2 18 (30.51%) jQuery
2 18 (30.51%) MooTools
2 18 (30.51%) Apache Wicket
2 18 (30.51%) JAX-WS
3 4 (6.78%) SOAP
3 4 (6.78%) XML
4 1 (1.69%) Cocoa
4 1 (1.69%) RESTful
4 1 (1.69%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.51%) Mathematics
2 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
3 9 (15.25%) Client/Server
4 4 (6.78%) Replication
4 4 (6.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (6.78%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.69%) iPhone
5 1 (1.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 41 (69.49%) UNIX
2 29 (49.15%) Linux
3 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) Software Engineering
2 18 (30.51%) OO
3 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.78%) TDD
4 4 (6.78%) Quality Management
4 4 (6.78%) Scrum
4 4 (6.78%) OOD
4 4 (6.78%) Waterfall
4 4 (6.78%) Static Code Analysis
4 4 (6.78%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (6.78%) DevOps
5 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (5.08%) Web Development
6 1 (1.69%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.69%) Performance Testing
6 1 (1.69%) Test Scripting
6 1 (1.69%) Multithreading
6 1 (1.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (1.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 47 (79.66%) Java
2 30 (50.85%) C++
3 23 (38.98%) C#
4 21 (35.59%) SQL
5 20 (33.90%) JavaScript
6 12 (20.34%) Shell Script
6 12 (20.34%) AWK
6 12 (20.34%) sed
7 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.78%) Python
7 4 (6.78%) Embedded C
8 3 (5.08%) Perl
9 2 (3.39%) PHP
10 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 23 (38.98%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) ISEB
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) OpenView
1 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (8.47%) HP
2 1 (1.69%) Citrix
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
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Salary: Up to £34,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £24,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
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