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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 132 121 120
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing C 113 103 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.83% 1.78% 2.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.27% 3.72% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 85 86 101
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,888 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median 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
2648 2769 2670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.99% 47.98% 49.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2194 2491 2322
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +3 37 £46,250 +25.00% 4
Warwickshire +13 23 £42,500 +7.59% 1
Coventry +23 20 £44,000 +3.52% 2
Worcestershire -10 11 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Herefordshire -6 6 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Staffordshire -10 6 £25,000 -16.66% 4
Shropshire -19 4 £36,984 +30.91%
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for C.

1 114 (46.53%) C++
2 64 (26.12%) Degree
3 61 (24.90%) Linux
4 58 (23.67%) Software Engineering
5 55 (22.45%) Windows
5 55 (22.45%) Microsoft
6 41 (16.73%) SQL
6 41 (16.73%) Subversion
7 39 (15.92%) Mathematics
8 38 (15.51%) Computer Science
9 37 (15.10%) Java
10 36 (14.69%) Embedded C
11 33 (13.47%) Electronics
12 32 (13.06%) Mac OS X
12 32 (13.06%) C#
13 31 (12.65%) Git (software)
14 30 (12.24%) Unix
15 29 (11.84%) Open Source
15 29 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
16 28 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
17 27 (11.02%) Qt
17 27 (11.02%) Mercurial
18 26 (10.61%) Symantec
19 25 (10.20%) TCP/IP
19 25 (10.20%) VMware
19 25 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
19 25 (10.20%) Data Centre
20 24 (9.80%) QA
20 24 (9.80%) HTML
21 22 (8.98%) .NET

C
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 16 (6.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (2.86%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.86%) Confluence
3 7 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.22%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.82%) GeoServer
5 2 (0.82%) IIS
6 1 (0.41%) CMS
6 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.41%) SAS
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (6.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.04%) Simulink
3 2 (0.82%) MS Office
3 2 (0.82%) OrCAD
4 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.41%) FreeHand
4 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) SPSS
4 1 (0.41%) Stateflow
4 1 (0.41%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 16 (6.53%) assyst
1 16 (6.53%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.53%) Mimecast
2 11 (4.49%) SaaS
3 5 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.63%) IaaS
4 4 (1.63%) PaaS
5 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.20%) TCP/IP
2 19 (7.76%) WAN
3 18 (7.35%) LAN
3 18 (7.35%) VPN
4 17 (6.94%) DHCP
4 17 (6.94%) DNS
5 10 (4.08%) Internet
6 7 (2.86%) Firewall
7 6 (2.45%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (2.45%) SNMP
8 4 (1.63%) HTTP
8 4 (1.63%) SSL
8 4 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (1.63%) Wireless
9 3 (1.22%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.82%) FlexRay
10 2 (0.82%) GPRS
10 2 (0.82%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.82%) Intranet
10 2 (0.82%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.67%) MongoDB
2 9 (3.67%) Relational Database
3 8 (3.27%) NoSQL
4 7 (2.86%) Apache Accumulo
4 7 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (2.86%) Big Data
4 7 (2.86%) Hadoop
4 7 (2.86%) IBM InfoSphere
4 7 (2.86%) Neo4j
5 3 (1.22%) GIS
5 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.41%) MySQL
7 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (16.73%) Subversion
2 31 (12.65%) Git (software)
3 27 (11.02%) Mercurial
4 17 (6.94%) JIRA
5 14 (5.71%) GDB
6 13 (5.31%) CANoe
7 12 (4.90%) VectorCAST
8 9 (3.67%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.63%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.22%) Maven
11 2 (0.82%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.82%) Clang
11 2 (0.82%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.82%) Hudson
11 2 (0.82%) JIRA Agile
11 2 (0.82%) LabVIEW
11 2 (0.82%) ProC
11 2 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (0.82%) Xcode
12 1 (0.41%) ClearQuest
General
1 33 (13.47%) Electronics
2 20 (8.16%) Automotive
3 15 (6.12%) Finance
4 6 (2.45%) Legal
4 6 (2.45%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.04%) Banking
5 5 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.63%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.22%) Games
8 2 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (30.20%) Developer
2 42 (17.14%) Software Engineer
3 34 (13.88%) Embedded Engineer
4 31 (12.65%) C++ Developer
5 27 (11.02%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 21 (8.57%) Exchange Engineer
7 16 (6.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 16 (6.53%) Linux Developer
8 15 (6.12%) Applications Developer
8 15 (6.12%) QA Manager
8 15 (6.12%) QA Test Manager
8 15 (6.12%) Senior Developer
8 15 (6.12%) Test Manager
9 14 (5.71%) C++ Applications Developer
10 13 (5.31%) Software Developer
11 12 (4.90%) Graduate
11 12 (4.90%) Graduate Developer
11 12 (4.90%) Senior C++ Developer
12 11 (4.49%) Analyst
13 10 (4.08%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (11.02%) Qt
2 24 (9.80%) HTML
3 22 (8.98%) .NET
3 22 (8.98%) X-Windows
4 20 (8.16%) OpenMP
5 15 (6.12%) CSS
6 13 (5.31%) ASP.NET
7 12 (4.90%) Web Services
8 11 (4.49%) Node.js
9 8 (3.27%) XHTML
10 7 (2.86%) Ajax
10 7 (2.86%) Hibernate
10 7 (2.86%) Kafka
10 7 (2.86%) OpenCL
10 7 (2.86%) Spring
10 7 (2.86%) ZeroMQ
11 6 (2.45%) HTML5
12 5 (2.04%) jQuery
12 5 (2.04%) WPF
12 5 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.92%) Mathematics
2 38 (15.51%) Computer Science
3 29 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (10.20%) Data Centre
5 20 (8.16%) CUDA
6 17 (6.94%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (4.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 10 (4.08%) Physics
8 9 (3.67%) Algorithms
8 9 (3.67%) Embedded Systems
9 8 (3.27%) VHDL
10 7 (2.86%) CAN bus
10 7 (2.86%) Internet of Things
11 4 (1.63%) Device Driver
11 4 (1.63%) Linked Data
11 4 (1.63%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.63%) Semantic Web
12 3 (1.22%) Verilog
12 3 (1.22%) W3C
13 2 (0.82%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 61 (24.90%) Linux
2 55 (22.45%) Windows
3 32 (13.06%) Mac OS X
4 30 (12.24%) Unix
5 17 (6.94%) Android
6 10 (4.08%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (2.45%) Windows Server
8 4 (1.63%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.63%) Solaris
9 3 (1.22%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.41%) MeeGo
10 1 (0.41%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.41%) Tizen
10 1 (0.41%) VMS
10 1 (0.41%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.41%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (23.67%) Software Engineering
2 29 (11.84%) Open Source
3 28 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (8.98%) Time Management
5 20 (8.16%) Mentoring
6 19 (7.76%) OO
6 19 (7.76%) Validation
7 18 (7.35%) Regression Testing
8 17 (6.94%) Defect Management
8 17 (6.94%) Parallel Programming
8 17 (6.94%) Unit Testing
9 16 (6.53%) Analytics
9 16 (6.53%) Integration Testing
9 16 (6.53%) System Testing
9 16 (6.53%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (6.12%) Functional Testing
10 15 (6.12%) Performance Testing
10 15 (6.12%) Test Planning
11 14 (5.71%) Information Security
11 14 (5.71%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (46.53%) C++
2 41 (16.73%) SQL
3 37 (15.10%) Java
4 36 (14.69%) Embedded C
5 32 (13.06%) C#
6 20 (8.16%) JavaScript
7 16 (6.53%) Embedded C++
8 15 (6.12%) Python
9 13 (5.31%) Perl
9 13 (5.31%) VB
10 12 (4.90%) PHP
10 12 (4.90%) Ruby
11 9 (3.67%) MATLAB
11 9 (3.67%) Objective-C
12 7 (2.86%) Scala
13 5 (2.04%) Assembly Language
13 5 (2.04%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.04%) VB6
13 5 (2.04%) VBScript
14 4 (1.63%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 64 (26.12%) Degree
2 9 (3.67%) SC Cleared
2 9 (3.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.86%) DBS Check
3 7 (2.86%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.22%) CISSP
6 2 (0.82%) SANS
7 1 (0.41%) CHECK Team Leader
7 1 (0.41%) CHECK Team Member
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.41%) CISM
7 1 (0.41%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.41%) HNC
7 1 (0.41%) HND
7 1 (0.41%) ISEB
7 1 (0.41%) OCA
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.41%) PhD
7 1 (0.41%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.80%) QA
2 18 (7.35%) SLA
3 10 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.45%) MISRA
5 5 (2.04%) MISRA C
6 4 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.41%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.41%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.41%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.41%) ISO26262
8 1 (0.41%) JTAG
8 1 (0.41%) TickIT
System Software
1 25 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (8.57%) vSphere
3 20 (8.16%) Cygwin
4 18 (7.35%) Active Directory
5 11 (4.49%) Firmware
6 7 (2.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (8.57%) SCOM
2 17 (6.94%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (2.04%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.41%) Cacti
4 1 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.41%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 55 (22.45%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.61%) Symantec
3 25 (10.20%) VMware
4 15 (6.12%) Oracle
5 12 (4.90%) Fujitsu
5 12 (4.90%) MKS
6 11 (4.49%) Cisco
7 9 (3.67%) Atlassian
8 8 (3.27%) IBM
9 6 (2.45%) EMC
10 4 (1.63%) Citrix
11 3 (1.22%) Juniper
12 2 (0.82%) Atmel
12 2 (0.82%) Avaya
12 2 (0.82%) ESRI
12 2 (0.82%) F5
12 2 (0.82%) Remedy
12 2 (0.82%) Riverbed
12 2 (0.82%) SAP
13 1 (0.41%) SolarWinds
Malvern
Nixor
Salary: £23,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Blues Point
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + flexible working, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Herefordshire Housing
Salary: From £19,930 to £21,942 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Worcestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Herefordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 21 days ago