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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 45 30 55
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +25
Permanent jobs citing C 22 38 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.31% 6.06% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.88% 11.08% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 5
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £35,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
320 343 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 62.75% 54.70% 52.12%
Number of salaries quoted 288 261 233
Average salary £37,750 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.83% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -19 10 £29,500 +22.91% 3
Gateshead -10 5 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Sunderland -10 5 £47,500 +72.72%
C
North East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (70.27%) C++
2 21 (56.76%) Java
3 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
4 17 (45.95%) PHP
4 17 (45.95%) Oracle
4 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
4 17 (45.95%) CSS
5 16 (43.24%) Perl
6 14 (37.84%) SQL
6 14 (37.84%) C#
7 12 (32.43%) Software Engineering
8 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (29.73%) RDBMS
8 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
8 11 (29.73%) Relational Database
9 10 (27.03%) MySQL
9 10 (27.03%) HTML
9 10 (27.03%) Scala
10 9 (24.32%) HTML5
10 9 (24.32%) PHP5
10 9 (24.32%) CSS3
10 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
10 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (24.32%) Web Development
10 9 (24.32%) Degree
10 9 (24.32%) Python
11 8 (21.62%) .NET
12 7 (18.92%) PL/SQL
12 7 (18.92%) Web Services
12 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse

C
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (13.51%) Oracle Workflow
1 5 (13.51%) Alfresco
1 5 (13.51%) MQSeries
2 4 (10.81%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) nginx
3 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.70%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (5.41%) Wireless
2 1 (2.70%) GPRS
2 1 (2.70%) GSM
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 11 (29.73%) RDBMS
2 11 (29.73%) Relational Database
3 10 (27.03%) MySQL
4 7 (18.92%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (18.92%) Big Data
4 7 (18.92%) Oracle Database
5 6 (16.22%) NoSQL
6 5 (13.51%) DB2
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (18.92%) ProC
2 5 (13.51%) JUnit
3 2 (5.41%) Redmine
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) Selenium
4 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.70%) Electronics
1 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Software Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Software Tester
5 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Tester
6 1 (2.70%) Junior
6 1 (2.70%) Graduate
6 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.70%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) CSS
2 10 (27.03%) HTML
3 9 (24.32%) CSS3
3 9 (24.32%) HTML5
4 8 (21.62%) .NET
5 7 (18.92%) Web Services
5 7 (18.92%) Ajax
5 7 (18.92%) WCF
5 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
7 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
7 5 (13.51%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (13.51%) Backbone.js
7 5 (13.51%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (13.51%) jQuery
7 5 (13.51%) jBPM
7 5 (13.51%) TIBCO EMS
7 5 (13.51%) JMS
7 5 (13.51%) J2EE
8 1 (2.70%) Gearman
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.70%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) UNIX
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Software Engineering
2 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) Web Development
3 9 (24.32%) Mentoring
4 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (16.22%) Waterfall
6 5 (13.51%) Resource Management
6 5 (13.51%) Software Delivery
6 5 (13.51%) SDLC
6 5 (13.51%) RUP
6 5 (13.51%) Workflow
6 5 (13.51%) Content Management
6 5 (13.51%) Scrum
7 2 (5.41%) Load Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.70%) Manual Testing
8 1 (2.70%) V-Model
8 1 (2.70%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) C++
2 21 (56.76%) Java
3 18 (48.65%) JavaScript
4 17 (45.95%) PHP
5 16 (43.24%) Perl
6 14 (37.84%) SQL
6 14 (37.84%) C#
7 10 (27.03%) Scala
8 9 (24.32%) PHP5
8 9 (24.32%) Python
9 7 (18.92%) PL/SQL
10 5 (13.51%) Ruby
11 2 (5.41%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) ISEB
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.41%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) MCSE
4 1 (2.70%) PhD
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Oracle
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (13.51%) TIBCO
3 5 (13.51%) Sybase
3 5 (13.51%) Pega
4 1 (2.70%) BT
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Advantage XPO
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago