The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 58 65 57
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing C 20 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.69% 2.10% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.18% 3.98% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 12
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £28,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
C
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
386 477 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 51.88% 52.71% 59.14%
Number of salaries quoted 349 433 371
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

C
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

C Salary Trend in Warwickshire

C
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

C
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
Leamington Spa - 3 £52,500 -
Warwick -6 2 £22,500 -22.41%
Nuneaton -11 1 £32,000 -8.57%
Rugby - 1 £40,000 -
C
West Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 18 (60.00%) C++
2 9 (30.00%) Degree
3 8 (26.67%) Windows
3 8 (26.67%) Linux
4 7 (23.33%) Reverse Engineering
5 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (16.67%) CCTV
6 5 (16.67%) C#
6 5 (16.67%) Java
6 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (16.67%) PHP
6 5 (16.67%) Broadband
6 5 (16.67%) Embedded C
6 5 (16.67%) Embedded C++
7 4 (13.33%) Kanban
7 4 (13.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 4 (13.33%) Appcelerator
7 4 (13.33%) CSS
7 4 (13.33%) Games
7 4 (13.33%) Scrum
8 3 (10.00%) Objective-C
8 3 (10.00%) Electronics
8 3 (10.00%) Mobile Games
8 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
8 3 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 2 (6.67%) Freescale
9 2 (6.67%) Parallel Programming

C
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Broadband
2 2 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (13.33%) Games
2 3 (10.00%) Electronics
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) C++ Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Team Leader
2 7 (23.33%) Development Team Leader
2 7 (23.33%) C Developer
2 7 (23.33%) C++ Team Leader
3 6 (20.00%) Network Team Leader
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Head of Development
5 4 (13.33%) Head of Web Development
5 4 (13.33%) Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Programmer
6 3 (10.00%) Games Programmer
6 3 (10.00%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) CSS
2 3 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) OpenMP
3 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.33%) Qt
3 1 (3.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (3.33%) OpenCL
3 1 (3.33%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) CCTV
2 3 (10.00%) Mobile Games
3 1 (3.33%) VHDL
3 1 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) Physics
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) FMCG
3 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (6.67%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Scrum
4 4 (13.33%) Kanban
5 2 (6.67%) Parallel Programming
6 1 (3.33%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) SIEM
6 1 (3.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) Android Development
6 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.33%) Coaching
6 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.33%) Logistics
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Change Management
6 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) C++
2 5 (16.67%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.67%) PHP
2 5 (16.67%) C#
2 5 (16.67%) Embedded C
2 5 (16.67%) Embedded C++
3 3 (10.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (6.67%) Fortran
5 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Appcelerator
2 2 (6.67%) Freescale
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) ArcSight