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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 40 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing C 25 31 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.58% 4.98% 3.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.31% 10.33% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 15
Average salary £35,000 £23,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,710 £16,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £36,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
301 300 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 55.13% 48.15% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 279 274 221
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,983 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 24 £36,250 +61.11% 7
Gateshead - 1 £30,000 - 1
C
North East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (53.57%) Java
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (50.00%) UNIX
3 13 (46.43%) Web Services
3 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 13 (46.43%) Degree
3 13 (46.43%) Mathematics
4 12 (42.86%) Java EE
4 12 (42.86%) MooTools
4 12 (42.86%) Apache Wicket
4 12 (42.86%) JAX-WS
4 12 (42.86%) Jackrabbit
4 12 (42.86%) JSR 170
4 12 (42.86%) jQuery
4 12 (42.86%) Subversion
4 12 (42.86%) Spring
4 12 (42.86%) Maven
4 12 (42.86%) Finance
4 12 (42.86%) HTML
4 12 (42.86%) OO
4 12 (42.86%) Tomcat
5 9 (32.14%) C++
5 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
6 6 (21.43%) TDD
7 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (17.86%) HP
8 4 (14.29%) Embedded C
8 4 (14.29%) C#
8 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared

C
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 12 (42.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Subversion
1 12 (42.86%) Maven
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) WinRunner
3 1 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Programmer
4 4 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Computer Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Sales Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) Web Services
2 12 (42.86%) Java EE
2 12 (42.86%) MooTools
2 12 (42.86%) Apache Wicket
2 12 (42.86%) JAX-WS
2 12 (42.86%) JSR 170
2 12 (42.86%) jQuery
2 12 (42.86%) Spring
2 12 (42.86%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) MFC
4 1 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Mathematics
2 9 (32.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (10.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (42.86%) OO
3 6 (21.43%) TDD
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.71%) Static Code Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Web Development
5 3 (10.71%) Quality Management
5 3 (10.71%) Scrum
5 3 (10.71%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (10.71%) OOD
6 2 (7.14%) Refactoring
7 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.57%) CRM
7 1 (3.57%) ERP
7 1 (3.57%) SOA
7 1 (3.57%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) C++
4 4 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 4 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (10.71%) SQL
6 1 (3.57%) AWK
6 1 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) Perl
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.57%) sed
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) OpenView
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + career growth, gym, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £30,000 per annum (DOE), plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Sunderland
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits!
Posted: 19 days ago