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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 82 81 86
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing C 10 18 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.93% 1.75% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.23% 3.45% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 11
Average salary £37,250 £31,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.25% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
449 521 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 41.69% 50.58% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 362 475 414
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 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
Bedford +14 3 £37,500 +19.04% 1
Dunstable - 1 £45,000 -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 13 (56.52%) C++
1 13 (56.52%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) Finance
3 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
4 8 (34.78%) Oracle
5 7 (30.43%) .NET
5 7 (30.43%) Banking
5 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
5 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
6 6 (26.09%) Degree
6 6 (26.09%) C#
6 6 (26.09%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (17.39%) Groovy
8 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
8 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
9 3 (13.04%) MQSeries
9 3 (13.04%) JMS
9 3 (13.04%) Project Management
9 3 (13.04%) TIBCO
9 3 (13.04%) Middleware
9 3 (13.04%) HTML
9 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
9 3 (13.04%) Linux
9 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
9 3 (13.04%) XML
9 3 (13.04%) XSL
9 3 (13.04%) XSLT
9 3 (13.04%) ITIL

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.04%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Windchill
2 2 (8.70%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) AMQP
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (4.35%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.70%) Avionics
5 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Applications Support
4 3 (13.04%) Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Support Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Support Specialist
4 3 (13.04%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
2 3 (13.04%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) XSL
2 3 (13.04%) XSLT
2 3 (13.04%) JMS
2 3 (13.04%) Middleware
2 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) GTK+
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) PMI
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Software Engineering
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.04%) PDM
4 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.70%) UML
5 2 (8.70%) Use Case
5 2 (8.70%) ERP
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Test Management
5 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.35%) Product Management
6 1 (4.35%) Information Management
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) C++
1 13 (56.52%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) Groovy
4 3 (13.04%) Erlang
5 2 (8.70%) MATLAB
5 2 (8.70%) Perl
5 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) Degree
3 2 (8.70%) VCP4
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.35%) PMP
4 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.35%) Infor
3 1 (4.35%) VocaLink
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: From £22,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £27,000 to £29,500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Guru Careers
Salary: £20 - 23k + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago