The first table below looks at the demand for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 59 68 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing C 41 27 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.51% 2.59% 2.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.84% 6.41% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 39 27 20
Average salary £37,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
523 421 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 44.82% 40.33% 48.33%
Number of salaries quoted 481 405 385
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C
East of England

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

C
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

C Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

C
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

C
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Luton -17 10 £47,500 +5.55%
Bedford -19 2 £43,750 +45.83% 3
Dunstable - 2 £37,000 -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 35 (45.45%) .NET
2 32 (41.56%) C++
3 31 (40.26%) SQL Server
4 29 (37.66%) HTML
5 28 (36.36%) C#
5 28 (36.36%) CSS
5 28 (36.36%) Subversion
5 28 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 27 (35.06%) ASP.NET
7 26 (33.77%) SQL
7 26 (33.77%) jQuery
8 25 (32.47%) SC Cleared
8 25 (32.47%) Software Engineering
9 22 (28.57%) Degree
10 21 (27.27%) Waterfall
11 20 (25.97%) XML
12 19 (24.68%) T-SQL
13 18 (23.38%) Java
13 18 (23.38%) Visual Studio
13 18 (23.38%) UML
13 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
14 15 (19.48%) Web Services
14 15 (19.48%) SQL Server 2005
14 15 (19.48%) Relational Database
14 15 (19.48%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (18.18%) Use Case
15 14 (18.18%) Unit Testing
15 14 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
16 13 (16.88%) WCF
16 13 (16.88%) TeamCity

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 13 (16.88%) CMS
2 3 (3.90%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 3 (3.90%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.90%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Office
2 5 (6.49%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Tridion
1 1 (1.30%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.30%) SAP PP
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) GSM
2 6 (7.79%) GPRS
3 4 (5.19%) UMTS
4 3 (3.90%) 4G
4 3 (3.90%) HTTP
4 3 (3.90%) 3GPP
4 3 (3.90%) 3G
4 3 (3.90%) 2G
5 2 (2.60%) Firewall
5 2 (2.60%) Internet
5 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (40.26%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.48%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (19.48%) Relational Database
2 15 (19.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (7.79%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.90%) MySQL
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.30%) SQLite
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.30%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 28 (36.36%) Subversion
2 18 (23.38%) Visual Studio
3 14 (18.18%) Rational DOORS
4 13 (16.88%) TeamCity
4 13 (16.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (14.29%) Bugzilla
6 9 (11.69%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (2.60%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.60%) JIRA
8 1 (1.30%) Toad
General
1 11 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.49%) Finance
3 4 (5.19%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.90%) Electronics
5 2 (2.60%) Publishing
5 2 (2.60%) Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
6 1 (1.30%) Advertising
6 1 (1.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (33.77%) Software Engineer
1 26 (33.77%) Developer
2 19 (24.68%) .NET Developer
3 9 (11.69%) Test Engineer
3 9 (11.69%) Software Test Engineer
3 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 6 (7.79%) VB.NET Developer
5 6 (7.79%) Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Graduate
6 5 (6.49%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (5.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Development Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Development Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Senior Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (45.45%) .NET
2 29 (37.66%) HTML
3 28 (36.36%) CSS
4 27 (35.06%) ASP.NET
5 26 (33.77%) jQuery
6 20 (25.97%) XML
7 15 (19.48%) Web Services
8 13 (16.88%) WCF
8 13 (16.88%) XSLT
8 13 (16.88%) WSDL
9 6 (7.79%) .NET Framework
10 3 (3.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 1 (1.30%) SAP PI
11 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.30%) Social Media
3 1 (1.30%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.69%) Windows
2 6 (7.79%) Linux
3 3 (3.90%) UNIX
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.60%) Android
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.47%) Software Engineering
2 21 (27.27%) Waterfall
3 18 (23.38%) UML
4 14 (18.18%) Use Case
4 14 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 13 (16.88%) TDD
5 13 (16.88%) Scrum
5 13 (16.88%) MVC
6 7 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 6 (7.79%) BCP
7 6 (7.79%) Cyber Security
8 4 (5.19%) Project Management
9 3 (3.90%) OOD
9 3 (3.90%) OO
9 3 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.90%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.90%) SysML
9 3 (3.90%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (3.90%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.56%) C++
2 28 (36.36%) C#
3 26 (33.77%) SQL
4 19 (24.68%) T-SQL
5 18 (23.38%) Java
6 13 (16.88%) JavaScript
7 9 (11.69%) VB
8 7 (9.09%) PHP
9 6 (7.79%) VB6
9 6 (7.79%) VB.NET
10 5 (6.49%) Python
11 3 (3.90%) Embedded C
11 3 (3.90%) Perl
12 2 (2.60%) MATLAB
12 2 (2.60%) Ruby
12 2 (2.60%) VBScript
12 2 (2.60%) Lua
13 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.30%) Embedded C++
13 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 25 (32.47%) SC Cleared
3 22 (28.57%) Degree
4 7 (9.09%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.90%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle
3 4 (5.19%) IBM
4 2 (2.60%) ESRI
4 2 (2.60%) Luciad
4 2 (2.60%) SAP
5 1 (1.30%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.30%) ANSYS
5 1 (1.30%) SolidWorks
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £450000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago