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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 59 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Permanent jobs citing C 15 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.51% 4.48% 4.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.79% 7.93% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 22
Average salary £29,500 £35,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% +59.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,715 £16,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £44,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
396 328 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 66.22% 56.45% 50.09%
Number of salaries quoted 338 306 265
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,001 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £46,983
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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 -17 13 £29,500 -15.71% 11
Gateshead - 3 £26,500 -
South Shields - 1 £31,250 -
C
North East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 12 (60.00%) C#
1 12 (60.00%) C++
2 10 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) Oracle
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) Degree
4 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (30.00%) Pega
5 6 (30.00%) Scala
5 6 (30.00%) DB2
5 6 (30.00%) JUnit
5 6 (30.00%) UNIX
5 6 (30.00%) Windows
5 6 (30.00%) J2EE
5 6 (30.00%) JMS
5 6 (30.00%) RUP
5 6 (30.00%) MQSeries
5 6 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (30.00%) Scrum
6 5 (25.00%) Software Delivery
7 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (20.00%) CCNA
7 4 (20.00%) .NET
8 3 (15.00%) MCSE
8 3 (15.00%) MySQL
8 3 (15.00%) Linux
8 3 (15.00%) Oracle Forms

C
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 6 (30.00%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (10.00%) Wireless
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) GPRS
2 1 (5.00%) GSM
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) DB2
3 3 (15.00%) MySQL
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) JUnit
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (15.00%) ProC
3 2 (10.00%) Redmine
3 2 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Software Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate
5 1 (5.00%) DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) J2EE
1 6 (30.00%) JMS
2 4 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.00%) CSS
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) HTML5
3 3 (15.00%) CSS3
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) UNIX
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) RUP
2 6 (30.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) ERP
5 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (15.00%) Validation
5 3 (15.00%) Supplier Management
5 3 (15.00%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Web Development
5 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.00%) Load Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) C#
1 12 (60.00%) C++
2 10 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) Scala
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) Perl
5 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (15.00%) PHP5
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (20.00%) CCNA
3 3 (15.00%) MCSE
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (10.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Pega
2 6 (30.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) BT
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