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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 43 61 42
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -19
Permanent jobs citing C 3 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.97% 1.55% 2.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.36% 3.31% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 6
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
C
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
127 181 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 41.10% 46.77% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 111 155 102
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

C
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

C Salary Trend in Bedford

C
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Bedford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (25.00%) Simulink
4 2 (25.00%) Wireless
4 2 (25.00%) Avionics
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) Product Management
4 2 (25.00%) GTK+
4 2 (25.00%) DO-178B
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) UML

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 2 (25.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (25.00%) GTK+
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) RUP
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) DO-178B
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