The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 31 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing C 20 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.69% 4.51% 8.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.66% 6.74% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 19
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £32,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Worcestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
207 178 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 69.23% 66.92% 68.80%
Number of salaries quoted 198 159 145
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

C
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

C Salary Trend in Worcestershire

C
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

C
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Worcester +8 13 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Redditch +3 7 £40,000 -3.03% 2
Malvern -14 1 £35,000 -12.50%
C
West Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 45 (84.91%) C++
2 36 (67.92%) Software Engineering
3 24 (45.28%) C#
4 22 (41.51%) Embedded C
5 21 (39.62%) Embedded C++
5 21 (39.62%) Visual Studio
6 18 (33.96%) Automotive
6 18 (33.96%) HTML
6 18 (33.96%) .NET
6 18 (33.96%) Subversion
7 17 (32.08%) OOP
7 17 (32.08%) Windows
8 12 (22.64%) MKS
8 12 (22.64%) WinForms
8 12 (22.64%) OO
8 12 (22.64%) ATL
8 12 (22.64%) DCOM
8 12 (22.64%) Degree
8 12 (22.64%) Fujitsu
8 12 (22.64%) WPF
8 12 (22.64%) HTML5
8 12 (22.64%) VectorCAST
8 12 (22.64%) CANoe
9 11 (20.75%) MFC
10 10 (18.87%) SQL
10 10 (18.87%) XML
10 10 (18.87%) ISO 9001
11 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (15.09%) .NET Framework
12 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared

C
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
1 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) Simulink
2 2 (3.77%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.55%) Modbus
3 2 (3.77%) Profibus
3 2 (3.77%) Wireless
3 2 (3.77%) Network Security
3 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) RDBMS
1 6 (11.32%) MongoDB
1 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.89%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (39.62%) Visual Studio
2 18 (33.96%) Subversion
3 12 (22.64%) VectorCAST
3 12 (22.64%) CANoe
4 6 (11.32%) Git (software)
4 6 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (11.32%) NUnit
5 2 (3.77%) Metasploit
5 2 (3.77%) PVCS
General
1 18 (33.96%) Automotive
2 4 (7.55%) Electronics
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (62.26%) Software Engineer
2 20 (37.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 16 (30.19%) Developer
4 11 (20.75%) C# Developer
5 8 (15.09%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Junior Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Junior C# Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Junior
7 5 (9.43%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.55%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) C Software Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) .NET Developer
11 1 (1.89%) Test Engineer
11 1 (1.89%) Java Developer
11 1 (1.89%) Software Test Engineer
11 1 (1.89%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (33.96%) HTML
1 18 (33.96%) .NET
2 12 (22.64%) ATL
2 12 (22.64%) DCOM
2 12 (22.64%) WinForms
2 12 (22.64%) WPF
2 12 (22.64%) HTML5
3 11 (20.75%) MFC
4 10 (18.87%) XML
5 8 (15.09%) .NET Framework
6 6 (11.32%) WCF
6 6 (11.32%) LINQ
6 6 (11.32%) SOAP
6 6 (11.32%) Entity Framework
6 6 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (3.77%) Android SDK
7 2 (3.77%) XSL
8 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.89%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Mathematics
2 6 (11.32%) Physics
3 5 (9.43%) Algorithms
4 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.89%) VHDL
6 1 (1.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.89%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Android
2 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.77%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (67.92%) Software Engineering
2 17 (32.08%) OOP
3 12 (22.64%) OO
4 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.09%) Configuration Management
6 7 (13.21%) MVC
6 7 (13.21%) SDLC
7 6 (11.32%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.32%) Embedded Software Development
7 6 (11.32%) UML
7 6 (11.32%) OOD
7 6 (11.32%) TDD
7 6 (11.32%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.66%) Change Management
9 2 (3.77%) Validation
9 2 (3.77%) Information Security
9 2 (3.77%) Project Management
9 2 (3.77%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (3.77%) Social Engineering
9 2 (3.77%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (84.91%) C++
2 24 (45.28%) C#
3 22 (41.51%) Embedded C
4 21 (39.62%) Embedded C++
5 10 (18.87%) SQL
6 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
7 4 (7.55%) Java
7 4 (7.55%) MATLAB
8 3 (5.66%) Assembly Language
8 3 (5.66%) VBA
9 2 (3.77%) VC++
9 2 (3.77%) Python
9 2 (3.77%) VB
9 2 (3.77%) Perl
9 2 (3.77%) PHP
9 2 (3.77%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.77%) VB6
9 2 (3.77%) Ruby
9 2 (3.77%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.89%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Nessus
1 2 (3.77%) Nmap
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) MKS
1 12 (22.64%) Fujitsu
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) Xilinx
4 1 (1.89%) Intel
4 1 (1.89%) Apple
Redditch, Worcestershire
Candidate Source
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago