The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 67 70 94
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +24
Permanent jobs citing C 17 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.20% 1.10% 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.38% 2.66% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 7
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +31.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
316 413 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 40.99% 41.18% 50.93%
Number of salaries quoted 290 356 478
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £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 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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
Bedford +16 9 £45,000 +20.00%
Luton +5 1 £30,000 -57.14% 1
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 25 (58.14%) Windows
1 25 (58.14%) TCP/IP
2 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
3 18 (41.86%) Active Directory
3 18 (41.86%) Electronics
4 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
5 15 (34.88%) Software Engineering
6 13 (30.23%) MS Exchange
6 13 (30.23%) Mathematics
7 12 (27.91%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (27.91%) DNS
7 12 (27.91%) DHCP
7 12 (27.91%) MS Office
7 12 (27.91%) Firmware
7 12 (27.91%) RFID
7 12 (27.91%) EMC
7 12 (27.91%) Embedded C
7 12 (27.91%) Assembly Language
7 12 (27.91%) Embedded Systems
7 12 (27.91%) RS-232
7 12 (27.91%) RS-485
8 9 (20.93%) CRM
9 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (16.28%) C++
9 7 (16.28%) VMware
9 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (13.95%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (13.95%) CMS
10 6 (13.95%) Billing
10 6 (13.95%) SQL

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (30.23%) MS Exchange
2 12 (27.91%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (13.95%) CMS
4 2 (4.65%) Apache
4 2 (4.65%) IIS
4 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
2 12 (27.91%) MS Office
3 6 (13.95%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (58.14%) TCP/IP
2 12 (27.91%) DHCP
2 12 (27.91%) DNS
2 12 (27.91%) RFID
2 12 (27.91%) RS-232
2 12 (27.91%) RS-485
3 2 (4.65%) Firewall
3 2 (4.65%) LAN
3 2 (4.65%) WAN
4 1 (2.33%) BGP
4 1 (2.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.33%) Junos
4 1 (2.33%) Network Security
4 1 (2.33%) OSPF
4 1 (2.33%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (2.33%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.33%) VPLS
4 1 (2.33%) VPN
4 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (41.86%) Electronics
2 6 (13.95%) Billing
3 3 (6.98%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Analyst
2 14 (32.56%) Software Engineer
3 12 (27.91%) Embedded C Engineer
3 12 (27.91%) Embedded Engineer
3 12 (27.91%) Service Analyst
3 12 (27.91%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (27.91%) Service Desk Engineer
4 10 (23.26%) Assembler Software Engineer
4 10 (23.26%) C Software Engineer
4 10 (23.26%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 10 (23.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) Support Analyst
6 7 (16.28%) Help Desk Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) 1st Line Engineer
7 6 (13.95%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Help Desk Support
7 6 (13.95%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Product Analyst
7 6 (13.95%) Products Support Analyst
8 5 (11.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
1 3 (6.98%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Mathematics
2 12 (27.91%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (58.14%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.65%) Unix
3 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Software Engineering
2 9 (20.93%) CRM
3 4 (9.30%) SDLC
4 3 (6.98%) ERP
5 2 (4.65%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.33%) Coaching
6 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.33%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.33%) ITIL
6 1 (2.33%) Line Management
6 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.33%) Matrix Management
6 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.33%) OO
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.33%) Release Management
6 1 (2.33%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) Assembly Language
1 12 (27.91%) Embedded C
2 7 (16.28%) C++
3 6 (13.95%) SQL
4 4 (9.30%) MATLAB
5 3 (6.98%) Java
6 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.65%) Python
6 2 (4.65%) VB
6 2 (4.65%) VBScript
7 1 (2.33%) C#
7 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.30%) DV Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) CCDP
3 1 (2.33%) CCNP
3 1 (2.33%) CCSA
3 1 (2.33%) CCSE
3 1 (2.33%) Check Point Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) MCDST
3 1 (2.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (41.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (27.91%) Firmware
3 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.33%) SCDPM
1 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (53.49%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.91%) EMC
3 7 (16.28%) VMware
4 6 (13.95%) Citrix
5 5 (11.63%) Oracle
6 3 (6.98%) SAP
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco
7 2 (4.65%) Northgate
8 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.33%) Dell
8 1 (2.33%) F5
8 1 (2.33%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.33%) Juniper
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £21,500 per annum + benefits inc pension & share optio
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago