The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 112 127 84
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -43
Permanent jobs citing C 126 90 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.21% 1.78% 3.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.10% 3.70% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 103 76 104
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C
England

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

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2473 2435 2182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 43.44% 48.12% 50.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2130 2180 1870
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

C
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

C Salary Trend in the West Midlands

C
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

C Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

C
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham +15 48 £40,000 +11.11% 8
Worcestershire +3 26 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Warwickshire -5 20 £35,000 -4.10% 3
Staffordshire -5 10 £27,500 -26.66% 2
Coventry -3 9 £50,000 +29.87% 5
Solihull +13 6 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Dudley 0 6 £41,250 +65.00%
Wolverhampton +8 5 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Shropshire +9 1 £37,500 +108.33%
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 114 (44.02%) C++
2 76 (29.34%) Degree
3 75 (28.96%) Windows
4 54 (20.85%) Linux
5 53 (20.46%) Java
5 53 (20.46%) Software Engineering
6 50 (19.31%) SQL
6 50 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (17.76%) Microsoft
8 42 (16.22%) Computer Science
9 40 (15.44%) Open Source
9 40 (15.44%) Unix
10 39 (15.06%) HTML
11 38 (14.67%) Mathematics
12 35 (13.51%) Subversion
13 33 (12.74%) C#
14 32 (12.36%) Mac OS X
15 31 (11.97%) JavaScript
15 31 (11.97%) OO
16 29 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
17 28 (10.81%) Oracle
18 26 (10.04%) Web Services
18 26 (10.04%) Security Cleared
18 26 (10.04%) Git (software)
19 25 (9.65%) CSS
19 25 (9.65%) Embedded C
20 24 (9.27%) Qt
21 23 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
21 23 (8.88%) PHP
22 22 (8.49%) .NET

C
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 11 (4.25%) Confluence
2 8 (3.09%) Apache Spark
2 8 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (1.93%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.93%) Node.js
4 4 (1.54%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.77%) IIS
6 2 (0.77%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.39%) CMS
7 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.39%) JBoss
7 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (7.72%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.25%) Simulink
3 2 (0.77%) OrCAD
3 2 (0.77%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (6.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 15 (5.79%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (4.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (3.86%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.39%) assyst
5 1 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.56%) SaaS
2 5 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.77%) DigitalOcean
3 2 (0.77%) Heroku
4 1 (0.39%) IaaS
4 1 (0.39%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.39%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.25%) Ethernet
2 10 (3.86%) Firewall
2 10 (3.86%) Internet
3 9 (3.47%) TCP/IP
4 8 (3.09%) NAS
4 8 (3.09%) SAN
5 6 (2.32%) VPN
6 4 (1.54%) HTTPS
6 4 (1.54%) Network Security
6 4 (1.54%) WAN
6 4 (1.54%) Wireshark
7 3 (1.16%) DNS
7 3 (1.16%) FlexRay
7 3 (1.16%) LAN
7 3 (1.16%) MPLS
7 3 (1.16%) VLAN
8 2 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.77%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.77%) SDH
9 1 (0.39%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.72%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.63%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (3.86%) MongoDB
4 9 (3.47%) Big Data
4 9 (3.47%) Hadoop
5 8 (3.09%) Apache Accumulo
5 8 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (3.09%) IBM InfoSphere
5 8 (3.09%) Neo4j
6 6 (2.32%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.16%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.39%) GIS
9 1 (0.39%) Informix
9 1 (0.39%) MySQL
9 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (13.51%) Subversion
2 26 (10.04%) Git (software)
3 20 (7.72%) Mercurial
3 20 (7.72%) Visual Studio
4 15 (5.79%) GDB
5 12 (4.63%) CANoe
5 12 (4.63%) VectorCAST
6 11 (4.25%) JIRA
7 3 (1.16%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.39%) CMake
8 1 (0.39%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.39%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 19 (7.34%) Finance
1 19 (7.34%) Telecoms
2 18 (6.95%) Automotive
3 16 (6.18%) Electronics
4 13 (5.02%) Retail
5 10 (3.86%) Banking
6 8 (3.09%) Retail Banking
7 6 (2.32%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.93%) Marketing
9 4 (1.54%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.77%) Advertising
10 2 (0.77%) Legal
11 1 (0.39%) Games
11 1 (0.39%) Law
11 1 (0.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 98 (37.84%) Developer
2 40 (15.44%) C++ Developer
2 40 (15.44%) Software Engineer
3 24 (9.27%) Analyst
4 22 (8.49%) Embedded Engineer
5 21 (8.11%) Architect
5 21 (8.11%) Graduate
6 18 (6.95%) Consultant
6 18 (6.95%) Senior Developer
7 17 (6.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 17 (6.56%) Linux Developer
8 16 (6.18%) .NET Developer
8 16 (6.18%) Applications Developer
9 15 (5.79%) Graduate Developer
9 15 (5.79%) Software Developer
10 14 (5.41%) Business Analyst
10 14 (5.41%) C++ Applications Developer
11 13 (5.02%) C++ Software Engineer
12 12 (4.63%) Graduate C++ Developer
12 12 (4.63%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (15.06%) HTML
2 26 (10.04%) Web Services
3 25 (9.65%) CSS
4 24 (9.27%) Qt
5 22 (8.49%) .NET
6 21 (8.11%) OpenMP
7 20 (7.72%) X-Windows
8 18 (6.95%) ASP.NET
9 17 (6.56%) HTML5
10 14 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (5.02%) OpenCL
11 13 (5.02%) WPF
12 12 (4.63%) Ajax
12 12 (4.63%) AngularJS
12 12 (4.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (3.09%) Kafka
13 8 (3.09%) XML
13 8 (3.09%) ZeroMQ
14 5 (1.93%) CSS3
15 4 (1.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.22%) Computer Science
2 38 (14.67%) Mathematics
3 29 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (8.11%) CUDA
5 12 (4.63%) VHDL
6 8 (3.09%) Data Centre
6 8 (3.09%) FlexPod
6 8 (3.09%) Internet of Things
7 7 (2.70%) IVR
7 7 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.70%) Smart Meter
7 7 (2.70%) Streaming Music
8 6 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.93%) Linked Data
9 5 (1.93%) Semantic Web
10 4 (1.54%) User Experience
11 3 (1.16%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (1.16%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 75 (28.96%) Windows
2 54 (20.85%) Linux
3 40 (15.44%) Unix
4 32 (12.36%) Mac OS X
5 13 (5.02%) Android
6 7 (2.70%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.32%) Solaris
8 4 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.16%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.16%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (1.16%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.16%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.39%) AIX
10 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (20.46%) Software Engineering
2 50 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (15.44%) Open Source
4 31 (11.97%) OO
5 23 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (8.11%) OOP
7 19 (7.34%) Analytics
8 18 (6.95%) SDLC
8 18 (6.95%) SOA
8 18 (6.95%) Web Development
9 17 (6.56%) Parallel Programming
10 15 (5.79%) Information Security
10 15 (5.79%) Mentoring
10 15 (5.79%) TDD
10 15 (5.79%) Waterfall
11 13 (5.02%) Data Modelling
12 12 (4.63%) Business Analysis
12 12 (4.63%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (4.25%) CRM
13 11 (4.25%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 114 (44.02%) C++
2 53 (20.46%) Java
3 50 (19.31%) SQL
4 33 (12.74%) C#
5 31 (11.97%) JavaScript
6 25 (9.65%) Embedded C
7 23 (8.88%) PHP
8 20 (7.72%) Perl
8 20 (7.72%) Ruby
9 17 (6.56%) Embedded C++
10 15 (5.79%) VB
11 12 (4.63%) MATLAB
11 12 (4.63%) Scala
12 10 (3.86%) PL/SQL
12 10 (3.86%) VB6
12 10 (3.86%) VBScript
13 8 (3.09%) Objective-C
14 7 (2.70%) Python
15 4 (1.54%) SPARQL
15 4 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (29.34%) Degree
2 26 (10.04%) Security Cleared
3 22 (8.49%) SC Cleared
4 18 (6.95%) CISSP
5 15 (5.79%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (5.79%) DV Cleared
6 14 (5.41%) CCNA
7 13 (5.02%) CISM
8 12 (4.63%) CCNP
9 9 (3.47%) SANS
10 8 (3.09%) CSSLP
11 5 (1.93%) GCIA
11 5 (1.93%) GCIH
12 4 (1.54%) CEH
12 4 (1.54%) CISA
13 3 (1.16%) CCIP
13 3 (1.16%) CESG Certified Professional
13 3 (1.16%) CLAS
14 2 (0.77%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.77%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.86%) QA
2 6 (2.32%) ISO26262
3 4 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.54%) SLA
4 2 (0.77%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.77%) MISRA
4 2 (0.77%) MISRA C
4 2 (0.77%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 20 (7.72%) Cygwin
2 11 (4.25%) Active Directory
3 8 (3.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (3.09%) Firmware
4 5 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.77%) vSphere
6 2 (0.77%) Xen
7 1 (0.39%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (1.54%) Backup Exec
1 4 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (1.54%) QRadar
2 2 (0.77%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (17.76%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.81%) Oracle
3 12 (4.63%) Fujitsu
3 12 (4.63%) MKS
4 11 (4.25%) Atlassian
4 11 (4.25%) IBM
5 10 (3.86%) Cisco
5 10 (3.86%) EMC
6 8 (3.09%) Avaya
6 8 (3.09%) NetApp
7 7 (2.70%) Juniper
8 6 (2.32%) Symantec
9 5 (1.93%) Nortel
9 5 (1.93%) VMware
10 4 (1.54%) ArcSight
10 4 (1.54%) Intel Security
10 4 (1.54%) LogRhythm
10 4 (1.54%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.54%) Splunk
10 4 (1.54%) Trustwave
Birmingham
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + OT, Van, Fuel, Hols, Health
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Ashdown Group
Salary: £23k - £25k per annum + 23 days holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + pension +25 days hol +salary reviews
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Home Work +
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
University of Wolverhampton
Salary: From £26,537 to £28,982 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Burton on Trent
Healthcare at Home
Salary: £18,000 to £19,500 depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Pracctice Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
West Midlands Fire Service
Salary: £19742 - £20849
Posted: 10 days ago
Worcester
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 2 Days Home Working + Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Solihull
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension, Holidays.
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare + Travel
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 20 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
West Midlands
Mason Frank International
Salary: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 23 days ago