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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 26 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Permanent jobs citing C 23 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 8.95% 3.47% 7.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.99% 5.00% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 15
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
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
177 180 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 68.87% 69.50% 64.04%
Number of salaries quoted 174 160 129
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 2 September 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 2 September 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 - 12 £36,750 - 8
Redditch +1 11 £30,500 -18.66% 3
Bromsgrove - 3 £30,000 -
Malvern +1 1 £35,000 -12.50%
C
West Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 42 (79.25%) C++
2 38 (71.70%) Software Engineering
3 25 (47.17%) Embedded C
4 23 (43.40%) Embedded C++
5 19 (35.85%) C#
6 16 (30.19%) Visual Studio
7 15 (28.30%) Subversion
8 14 (26.42%) Windows
9 13 (24.53%) HTML
9 13 (24.53%) .NET
9 13 (24.53%) Automotive
10 12 (22.64%) OOP
11 11 (20.75%) Fujitsu
11 11 (20.75%) OO
11 11 (20.75%) MKS
11 11 (20.75%) VectorCAST
11 11 (20.75%) CANoe
12 10 (18.87%) Degree
13 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (16.98%) WPF
13 9 (16.98%) HTML5
13 9 (16.98%) MFC
14 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
15 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
15 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
15 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
15 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
15 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (13.21%) TDD
15 7 (13.21%) Mathematics

C
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.55%) Network Security
2 4 (7.55%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.77%) Modbus
3 2 (3.77%) Wireless
3 2 (3.77%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
1 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
1 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Visual Studio
2 15 (28.30%) Subversion
3 11 (20.75%) VectorCAST
3 11 (20.75%) CANoe
4 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.55%) NUnit
5 2 (3.77%) Metasploit
5 2 (3.77%) PVCS
General
1 13 (24.53%) Automotive
2 4 (7.55%) Electronics
3 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (67.92%) Software Engineer
2 21 (39.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 12 (22.64%) C++ Software Engineer
4 11 (20.75%) Developer
5 6 (11.32%) C Software Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.55%) C# Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Junior Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Junior
7 4 (7.55%) Junior C# Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Embedded C Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
9 2 (3.77%) Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) HTML
1 13 (24.53%) .NET
2 9 (16.98%) MFC
2 9 (16.98%) WPF
2 9 (16.98%) HTML5
3 7 (13.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (11.32%) XML
4 6 (11.32%) WinForms
4 6 (11.32%) ATL
4 6 (11.32%) DCOM
5 4 (7.55%) SOAP
5 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.55%) WCF
5 4 (7.55%) Entity Framework
5 4 (7.55%) LINQ
6 3 (5.66%) Ajax
6 3 (5.66%) Web Services
6 3 (5.66%) CSS
6 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
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%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.89%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) UNIX
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (71.70%) Software Engineering
2 12 (22.64%) OOP
3 11 (20.75%) OO
4 9 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (13.21%) TDD
5 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (13.21%) Configuration Management
6 6 (11.32%) Embedded Software Development
6 6 (11.32%) SDLC
7 4 (7.55%) OOD
7 4 (7.55%) Software Testing
7 4 (7.55%) MVC
8 3 (5.66%) Web Development
8 3 (5.66%) SOA
8 3 (5.66%) UML
8 3 (5.66%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (3.77%) Social Engineering
9 2 (3.77%) Line Management
9 2 (3.77%) Change Management
9 2 (3.77%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (79.25%) C++
2 25 (47.17%) Embedded C
3 23 (43.40%) Embedded C++
4 19 (35.85%) C#
5 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
6 6 (11.32%) SQL
7 5 (9.43%) Java
8 2 (3.77%) Perl
8 2 (3.77%) PHP
8 2 (3.77%) VB
8 2 (3.77%) VC++
8 2 (3.77%) Python
8 2 (3.77%) VB6
8 2 (3.77%) Ruby
8 2 (3.77%) Assembly Language
8 2 (3.77%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.89%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Degree
2 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.77%) CISSP
4 2 (3.77%) CISA
4 2 (3.77%) GCIA
4 2 (3.77%) GCIH
4 2 (3.77%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Nessus
1 2 (3.77%) Nmap
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) MKS
1 11 (20.75%) Fujitsu
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) Xilinx
3 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
3 2 (3.77%) Splunk
3 2 (3.77%) ArcSight
3 2 (3.77%) Trustwave
3 2 (3.77%) LogRhythm
3 2 (3.77%) McAfee
4 1 (1.89%) EMC
4 1 (1.89%) Apple
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