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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 123 106 104
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs citing C 118 120 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.93% 2.22% 2.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 4.57% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 90 99 120
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,440 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £62,500 £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
2596 2626 2675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.51% 48.63% 49.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2190 2363 2321
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 £56,700 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +9 39 £49,500 +34.69% 6
Coventry +15 23 £44,000 +3.52% 7
Warwickshire -7 18 £35,000 -11.39% 5
Worcestershire -14 16 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Staffordshire -11 9 £25,000 -16.66% 3
Shropshire -20 3 £37,500 +50.00%
Wolverhampton - 2 £36,250 - 1
Halesowen - 1 £18,750 -
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 116 (47.54%) C++
2 72 (29.51%) Windows
3 67 (27.46%) Degree
4 65 (26.64%) Linux
5 54 (22.13%) Microsoft
5 54 (22.13%) Software Engineering
6 46 (18.85%) SQL
7 45 (18.44%) Java
7 45 (18.44%) Mathematics
8 43 (17.62%) Computer Science
8 43 (17.62%) Open Source
8 43 (17.62%) Mac OS X
8 43 (17.62%) Subversion
9 38 (15.57%) Analytical Skills
10 35 (14.34%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (14.34%) Unix
11 32 (13.11%) Embedded C
11 32 (13.11%) Qt
11 32 (13.11%) Git (software)
12 29 (11.89%) Mercurial
12 29 (11.89%) C#
13 28 (11.48%) X-Windows
14 26 (10.66%) OpenMP
14 26 (10.66%) CUDA
14 26 (10.66%) Cygwin
15 25 (10.25%) Electronics
16 24 (9.84%) Data Centre
16 24 (9.84%) VMware
16 24 (9.84%) HTML
16 24 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure

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 18 (7.38%) MS Exchange
2 13 (5.33%) Confluence
2 13 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (4.10%) Apache Spark
3 10 (4.10%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (3.28%) Node.js
5 4 (1.64%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.82%) GeoServer
6 2 (0.82%) IIS
7 1 (0.41%) CMS
7 1 (0.41%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.64%) Simulink
3 2 (0.82%) MS Office
3 2 (0.82%) OrCAD
3 2 (0.82%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) Stateflow
4 1 (0.41%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 18 (7.38%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (5.33%) assyst
3 7 (2.87%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (1.23%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.33%) Mimecast
2 11 (4.51%) SaaS
3 7 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.23%) IaaS
4 3 (1.23%) PaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.15%) DNS
1 15 (6.15%) WAN
2 14 (5.74%) LAN
2 14 (5.74%) VPN
3 13 (5.33%) DHCP
3 13 (5.33%) TCP/IP
4 12 (4.92%) Internet
5 10 (4.10%) Firewall
6 6 (2.46%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (1.64%) HTTPS
8 3 (1.23%) Ethernet
8 3 (1.23%) SSL
8 3 (1.23%) Wireless
9 2 (0.82%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (0.82%) FlexRay
9 2 (0.82%) GPRS
9 2 (0.82%) HTTP
9 2 (0.82%) Intranet
9 2 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.41%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.97%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.92%) MongoDB
3 10 (4.10%) Apache Accumulo
3 10 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (4.10%) Big Data
3 10 (4.10%) Hadoop
3 10 (4.10%) IBM InfoSphere
3 10 (4.10%) Neo4j
3 10 (4.10%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.69%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.23%) GIS
5 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.41%) MySQL
7 1 (0.41%) QlikView
7 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 43 (17.62%) Subversion
2 32 (13.11%) Git (software)
3 29 (11.89%) Mercurial
4 19 (7.79%) GDB
4 19 (7.79%) JIRA
5 13 (5.33%) CANoe
6 12 (4.92%) VectorCAST
7 8 (3.28%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.23%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.23%) Maven
9 2 (0.82%) Clang
9 2 (0.82%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.82%) Hudson
9 2 (0.82%) JIRA Agile
9 2 (0.82%) ProC
9 2 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.82%) Xcode
10 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.41%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (10.25%) Electronics
2 18 (7.38%) Automotive
3 15 (6.15%) Finance
4 8 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.05%) Banking
5 5 (2.05%) Legal
5 5 (2.05%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.64%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.23%) Games
7 3 (1.23%) Marketing
8 2 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 86 (35.25%) Developer
2 36 (14.75%) C++ Developer
2 36 (14.75%) Software Engineer
3 25 (10.25%) Embedded Engineer
4 20 (8.20%) Applications Developer
4 20 (8.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 20 (8.20%) Linux Developer
5 18 (7.38%) C++ Applications Developer
5 18 (7.38%) Exchange Engineer
6 17 (6.97%) Software Developer
7 16 (6.56%) Senior Developer
8 15 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (6.15%) QA Manager
8 15 (6.15%) QA Test Manager
8 15 (6.15%) Test Manager
9 14 (5.74%) Graduate
9 14 (5.74%) Graduate Developer
10 13 (5.33%) Senior C++ Developer
11 12 (4.92%) C Developer
12 11 (4.51%) Graduate C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (13.11%) Qt
2 28 (11.48%) X-Windows
3 26 (10.66%) OpenMP
4 24 (9.84%) HTML
5 21 (8.61%) .NET
6 16 (6.56%) Web Services
7 15 (6.15%) CSS
8 13 (5.33%) ASP.NET
8 13 (5.33%) OpenCL
9 10 (4.10%) Kafka
9 10 (4.10%) ZeroMQ
10 8 (3.28%) XHTML
11 7 (2.87%) Hibernate
11 7 (2.87%) HTML5
11 7 (2.87%) Spring
12 6 (2.46%) JDBC
13 5 (2.05%) jQuery
13 5 (2.05%) WCF
13 5 (2.05%) WPF
13 5 (2.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (18.44%) Mathematics
2 43 (17.62%) Computer Science
3 38 (15.57%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (10.66%) CUDA
5 24 (9.84%) Data Centre
6 17 (6.97%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (5.74%) VHDL
8 10 (4.10%) Internet of Things
9 8 (3.28%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (2.87%) Physics
11 6 (2.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 6 (2.46%) IVR
11 6 (2.46%) Smart Meter
11 6 (2.46%) Streaming Music
12 5 (2.05%) CAN bus
12 5 (2.05%) Linked Data
12 5 (2.05%) Semantic Web
13 4 (1.64%) Algorithms
13 4 (1.64%) User Experience
14 3 (1.23%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 72 (29.51%) Windows
2 65 (26.64%) Linux
3 43 (17.62%) Mac OS X
4 35 (14.34%) Unix
5 22 (9.02%) Android
6 10 (4.10%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.05%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (2.05%) Solaris
8 3 (1.23%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.23%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.23%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.41%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (22.13%) Software Engineering
2 43 (17.62%) Open Source
3 35 (14.34%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (9.43%) Parallel Programming
5 22 (9.02%) Analytics
5 22 (9.02%) Mentoring
6 21 (8.61%) OO
6 21 (8.61%) Time Management
7 17 (6.97%) Defect Management
7 17 (6.97%) Regression Testing
8 16 (6.56%) Integration Testing
8 16 (6.56%) Unit Testing
9 15 (6.15%) Functional Testing
9 15 (6.15%) Performance Testing
9 15 (6.15%) System Testing
9 15 (6.15%) Test Planning
9 15 (6.15%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (6.15%) Validation
9 15 (6.15%) Waterfall
10 14 (5.74%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 116 (47.54%) C++
2 46 (18.85%) SQL
3 45 (18.44%) Java
4 32 (13.11%) Embedded C
5 29 (11.89%) C#
6 20 (8.20%) Perl
7 19 (7.79%) Ruby
8 18 (7.38%) JavaScript
9 16 (6.56%) Embedded C++
10 14 (5.74%) PHP
11 13 (5.33%) Scala
11 13 (5.33%) VB
12 12 (4.92%) Objective-C
13 10 (4.10%) Python
14 6 (2.46%) Assembly Language
15 5 (2.05%) PL/SQL
15 5 (2.05%) VB6
15 5 (2.05%) VBScript
16 4 (1.64%) MATLAB
16 4 (1.64%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 67 (27.46%) Degree
2 16 (6.56%) SC Cleared
2 16 (6.56%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.33%) DV Cleared
4 7 (2.87%) DBS Check
5 5 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.23%) CISSP
7 2 (0.82%) CISM
7 2 (0.82%) PCI QSA
7 2 (0.82%) SANS
8 1 (0.41%) CHECK Team Leader
8 1 (0.41%) CHECK Team Member
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.41%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.41%) GCIA
8 1 (0.41%) GCIH
8 1 (0.41%) OCA
8 1 (0.41%) OSCE
8 1 (0.41%) OSCP
8 1 (0.41%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.43%) QA
2 15 (6.15%) SLA
3 11 (4.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (1.64%) MISRA
5 3 (1.23%) MISRA C
6 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.41%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.41%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.41%) ISO13485
7 1 (0.41%) ISO26262
7 1 (0.41%) TickIT
System Software
1 26 (10.66%) Cygwin
2 24 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (7.38%) Active Directory
3 18 (7.38%) vSphere
4 10 (4.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 9 (3.69%) Firmware
6 5 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (7.38%) SCOM
2 13 (5.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (2.05%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 54 (22.13%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.84%) VMware
3 22 (9.02%) Symantec
4 18 (7.38%) Oracle
5 14 (5.74%) Atlassian
6 13 (5.33%) Cisco
7 12 (4.92%) Fujitsu
7 12 (4.92%) MKS
8 11 (4.51%) EMC
8 11 (4.51%) IBM
9 6 (2.46%) Avaya
10 4 (1.64%) Citrix
11 3 (1.23%) Juniper
11 3 (1.23%) SAP
12 2 (0.82%) Adobe
12 2 (0.82%) ESRI
12 2 (0.82%) Mercator
12 2 (0.82%) Remedy
13 1 (0.41%) BMC
13 1 (0.41%) Cognizant
West Midlands
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive + Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kidderminster, Worcestershire
X4 Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £58,000 per annum + great benefits and package
Posted: 2 days ago
Stourport-On-Severn, Worcestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £10000 - £25000 Per Annum Uncapped Commission
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Small Heath, Birmingham
Connect Distribution
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Small Heath, Birmingham
Connect Distribution
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Small Heath, Birmingham
Connect Distribution
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Small Heath, Birmingham
Connect Distribution
Salary: £35-40k dependent upon experience
Posted: 18 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago