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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 126 144 115
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -29
Permanent jobs citing C 111 88 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.84% 1.50% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.16% 3.15% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 90 76 98
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
2667 2791 2606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.10% 47.43% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2218 2474 2245
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +2 34 £45,000 +23.28% 10
Warwickshire +27 25 £45,000 -47.05% 5
Coventry +21 19 £41,500 +22.96% 2
Herefordshire 0 10 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Worcestershire -3 8 £40,000 - 4
Staffordshire -7 3 £27,500 +10.00% 3
Shropshire -13 3 £37,500 +8.69%
Solihull +5 1 £44,000 -9.74%
Walsall - 1 £30,000 -
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 98 (40.33%) C++
2 62 (25.51%) Software Engineering
3 54 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 54 (22.22%) Degree
4 46 (18.93%) Linux
5 44 (18.11%) SQL
6 37 (15.23%) Windows
7 36 (14.81%) Embedded C
7 36 (14.81%) Electronics
8 33 (13.58%) Java
9 32 (13.17%) TCP/IP
10 31 (12.76%) C#
11 30 (12.35%) Subversion
12 29 (11.93%) Mathematics
13 26 (10.70%) Computer Science
13 26 (10.70%) VMware Infrastructure
13 26 (10.70%) VMware
13 26 (10.70%) Symantec
14 25 (10.29%) HTML
15 23 (9.47%) JavaScript
15 23 (9.47%) Git (software)
15 23 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (9.47%) Data Centre
16 22 (9.05%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (9.05%) .NET
17 21 (8.64%) Unix
17 21 (8.64%) MS Exchange
17 21 (8.64%) Automotive
17 21 (8.64%) QA
17 21 (8.64%) SCOM

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 (8.64%) MS Exchange
2 16 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (0.82%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.82%) Confluence
3 2 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.82%) GeoServer
3 2 (0.82%) SAS
4 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.41%) CMS
4 1 (0.41%) IIS
4 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
Applications
1 16 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.47%) Simulink
3 3 (1.23%) MS Office
4 2 (0.82%) OrCAD
4 2 (0.82%) SPSS
4 2 (0.82%) Stateflow
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.41%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.41%) FreeHand
5 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.41%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 16 (6.58%) assyst
2 13 (5.35%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.58%) Mimecast
2 8 (3.29%) SaaS
3 5 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.65%) IaaS
4 4 (1.65%) PaaS
5 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (13.17%) TCP/IP
2 18 (7.41%) DHCP
2 18 (7.41%) DNS
2 18 (7.41%) LAN
2 18 (7.41%) VPN
2 18 (7.41%) WAN
3 10 (4.12%) SNMP
4 7 (2.88%) Firewall
4 7 (2.88%) HTTP
5 6 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (2.47%) Internet
6 4 (1.65%) SSL
6 4 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.65%) Wireless
7 3 (1.23%) Ethernet
7 3 (1.23%) FlexRay
8 2 (0.82%) GPRS
8 2 (0.82%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.82%) MPLS
9 1 (0.41%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.29%) NoSQL
2 8 (3.29%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.06%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.23%) GIS
5 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.82%) Apache Accumulo
6 2 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.82%) Big Data
6 2 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.82%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.82%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.82%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (0.82%) MySQL
6 2 (0.82%) Neo4j
6 2 (0.82%) Redis
7 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (12.35%) Subversion
2 23 (9.47%) Git (software)
3 17 (7.00%) Mercurial
4 14 (5.76%) JIRA
5 12 (4.94%) CANoe
5 12 (4.94%) Visual Studio
6 11 (4.53%) VectorCAST
7 5 (2.06%) GDB
8 4 (1.65%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.65%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (1.65%) Selenium
9 3 (1.23%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.23%) Maven
10 2 (0.82%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.82%) Hudson
10 2 (0.82%) LabVIEW
10 2 (0.82%) ProC
10 2 (0.82%) PVCS
10 2 (0.82%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.82%) Xcode
General
1 36 (14.81%) Electronics
2 21 (8.64%) Automotive
3 15 (6.17%) Finance
4 9 (3.70%) Legal
5 6 (2.47%) Aerospace
6 5 (2.06%) Games
6 5 (2.06%) Marketing
6 5 (2.06%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.65%) Banking
7 4 (1.65%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 60 (24.69%) Developer
2 49 (20.16%) Software Engineer
3 37 (15.23%) Embedded Engineer
4 31 (12.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 21 (8.64%) C++ Developer
5 21 (8.64%) Exchange Engineer
6 17 (7.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (6.17%) Software Developer
8 13 (5.35%) Analyst
9 12 (4.94%) C++ Software Engineer
9 12 (4.94%) Consultant
9 12 (4.94%) QA Manager
9 12 (4.94%) QA Test Manager
9 12 (4.94%) Test Manager
10 10 (4.12%) Architect
10 10 (4.12%) C Software Engineer
10 10 (4.12%) Graduate
10 10 (4.12%) Graduate Developer
10 10 (4.12%) Senior Developer
10 10 (4.12%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.29%) HTML
2 22 (9.05%) .NET
3 16 (6.58%) Qt
4 15 (6.17%) Node.js
5 13 (5.35%) CSS
6 12 (4.94%) ASP.NET
7 11 (4.53%) X-Windows
8 9 (3.70%) Ajax
8 9 (3.70%) OpenMP
8 9 (3.70%) Web Services
9 7 (2.88%) Hibernate
9 7 (2.88%) Spring
9 7 (2.88%) XHTML
10 6 (2.47%) JSON
10 6 (2.47%) WebSockets
11 5 (2.06%) WPF
12 4 (1.65%) HTML5
12 4 (1.65%) jQuery
12 4 (1.65%) XML
13 3 (1.23%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.93%) Mathematics
2 26 (10.70%) Computer Science
3 23 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (9.47%) Data Centre
4 14 (5.76%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (4.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 12 (4.94%) Physics
6 11 (4.53%) Algorithms
7 9 (3.70%) CUDA
7 9 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (2.88%) CAN bus
8 7 (2.88%) Device Driver
9 6 (2.47%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.06%) User Experience
11 3 (1.23%) Verilog
11 3 (1.23%) VHDL
11 3 (1.23%) W3C
12 2 (0.82%) Ergonomics
12 2 (0.82%) iSeries
12 2 (0.82%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 46 (18.93%) Linux
2 37 (15.23%) Windows
3 21 (8.64%) Unix
4 16 (6.58%) Android
4 16 (6.58%) Mac OS X
5 14 (5.76%) Embedded Linux
6 7 (2.88%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.65%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.23%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.82%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.41%) MeeGo
10 1 (0.41%) OpenVMS
10 1 (0.41%) Solaris
10 1 (0.41%) Tizen
10 1 (0.41%) VMS
10 1 (0.41%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (25.51%) Software Engineering
2 22 (9.05%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (8.64%) Time Management
4 19 (7.82%) Validation
5 18 (7.41%) Information Security
6 17 (7.00%) Mentoring
7 16 (6.58%) System Testing
8 15 (6.17%) Open Source
8 15 (6.17%) Unit Testing
9 14 (5.76%) Defect Management
9 14 (5.76%) Regression Testing
9 14 (5.76%) Scrum
10 13 (5.35%) Integration Testing
10 13 (5.35%) Project Management
10 13 (5.35%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (4.94%) Functional Testing
11 12 (4.94%) Performance Testing
11 12 (4.94%) Test Planning
12 11 (4.53%) OO
13 10 (4.12%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 98 (40.33%) C++
2 44 (18.11%) SQL
3 36 (14.81%) Embedded C
4 33 (13.58%) Java
5 31 (12.76%) C#
6 23 (9.47%) JavaScript
7 17 (7.00%) Python
8 14 (5.76%) Embedded C++
9 13 (5.35%) VB
10 12 (4.94%) MATLAB
11 10 (4.12%) PHP
12 8 (3.29%) Objective-C
13 6 (2.47%) Ruby
14 5 (2.06%) Assembly Language
14 5 (2.06%) Fortran
14 5 (2.06%) PL/SQL
14 5 (2.06%) VB6
14 5 (2.06%) VBScript
15 4 (1.65%) Perl
16 3 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (22.22%) Degree
2 6 (2.47%) DBS Check
2 6 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.06%) CISSP
3 5 (2.06%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.65%) CISM
4 4 (1.65%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.82%) PhD
6 1 (0.41%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (0.41%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.41%) HNC
6 1 (0.41%) HND
6 1 (0.41%) ISEB
6 1 (0.41%) OCA
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.41%) OSCE
6 1 (0.41%) OSCP
6 1 (0.41%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.64%) QA
2 17 (7.00%) SLA
3 12 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (3.29%) MISRA
5 6 (2.47%) MISRA C
6 4 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (1.23%) ISO26262
7 3 (1.23%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.82%) RMADS
9 1 (0.41%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.41%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.41%) ISO13485
9 1 (0.41%) JTAG
9 1 (0.41%) TickIT
System Software
1 26 (10.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (8.64%) vSphere
3 18 (7.41%) Active Directory
4 10 (4.12%) Firmware
5 9 (3.70%) Cygwin
6 5 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 21 (8.64%) SCOM
2 17 (7.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (2.06%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.82%) Ansible
5 1 (0.41%) Cacti
5 1 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.41%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.41%) SCCM
5 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 54 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.70%) Symantec
2 26 (10.70%) VMware
3 11 (4.53%) Cisco
3 11 (4.53%) Oracle
4 10 (4.12%) Fujitsu
4 10 (4.12%) MKS
5 4 (1.65%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.65%) Citrix
5 4 (1.65%) EMC
5 4 (1.65%) IBM
6 3 (1.23%) SAP
7 2 (0.82%) Atmel
7 2 (0.82%) ESRI
7 2 (0.82%) F5
7 2 (0.82%) Juniper
7 2 (0.82%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (0.82%) Riverbed
7 2 (0.82%) Tableau
8 1 (0.41%) SolarWinds
Warwick, Warwickshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingswinford, West Midlands (County)
Pertemps - Dudley Commercial
Salary: £17000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: From £24,000 to £25,000 per annum £23000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus AND Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Dignity Funerals
Salary: From £15,000 to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Herefordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago