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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 34 50 62
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +12
Permanent jobs citing C 9 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.96% 1.64% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.11% 3.70% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.89%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
111 135 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 48.90% 44.26% 44.84%
Number of salaries quoted 103 117 151
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (80.00%) Embedded C
1 12 (80.00%) EMC
1 12 (80.00%) Assembly Language
1 12 (80.00%) Firmware
1 12 (80.00%) RFID
1 12 (80.00%) Electronics
1 12 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (80.00%) Embedded Systems
1 12 (80.00%) RS-232
1 12 (80.00%) RS-485
2 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) SAP
3 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) ERP
3 3 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (20.00%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) RFID
1 12 (80.00%) RS-232
1 12 (80.00%) RS-485
1 12 (80.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 12 (80.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 12 (80.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (66.67%) Assembler Software Engineer
2 10 (66.67%) C Software Engineer
2 10 (66.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 10 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 10 (66.67%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV Developer
3 3 (20.00%) ERP Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) ERP Developer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) CRM
2 3 (20.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Assembly Language
1 12 (80.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) EMC
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) SAP