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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 81 82 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Permanent jobs citing C 24 7 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.09% 0.76% 4.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.40% 1.82% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 40
Average salary £43,546 £31,450 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.45% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,060 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
546 385 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 47.52% 41.71% 48.76%
Number of salaries quoted 486 377 459
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -5 7 £62,500 +98.72% 2
Bedford -11 3 £60,000 +90.77%
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 32 (47.76%) C++
2 29 (43.28%) Software Engineering
3 28 (41.79%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (41.79%) .NET
4 27 (40.30%) Subversion
5 24 (35.82%) SQL Server
5 24 (35.82%) Degree
6 23 (34.33%) Waterfall
7 22 (32.84%) SC Cleared
7 22 (32.84%) Security Cleared
7 22 (32.84%) C#
8 21 (31.34%) SQL
9 20 (29.85%) HTML
10 19 (28.36%) Java
10 19 (28.36%) UML
11 18 (26.87%) CSS
11 18 (26.87%) XML
12 16 (23.88%) Visual Studio
12 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET
12 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
12 16 (23.88%) jQuery
13 14 (20.90%) Unit Testing
13 14 (20.90%) Use Case
13 14 (20.90%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (20.90%) Rational DOORS
13 14 (20.90%) Web Services
13 14 (20.90%) SQL Server 2005
14 13 (19.40%) JavaScript
15 12 (17.91%) XSLT
15 12 (17.91%) WSDL

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 12 (17.91%) CMS
2 4 (5.97%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.97%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 4 (5.97%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (4.48%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) GPRS
1 4 (5.97%) GSM
2 2 (2.99%) HTTP
2 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.99%) Intranet
2 2 (2.99%) Internet
2 2 (2.99%) Firewall
2 2 (2.99%) Wireless
3 1 (1.49%) 2G
3 1 (1.49%) 4G
3 1 (1.49%) 3G
3 1 (1.49%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.49%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.82%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (20.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.96%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.99%) MySQL
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 27 (40.30%) Subversion
2 16 (23.88%) Visual Studio
3 14 (20.90%) Rational DOORS
4 12 (17.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (17.91%) TeamCity
5 11 (16.42%) Bugzilla
6 9 (13.43%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (2.99%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.99%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.99%) JIRA
8 1 (1.49%) Toad
General
1 11 (16.42%) Manufacturing
2 8 (11.94%) Finance
3 5 (7.46%) Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Aerospace
5 3 (4.48%) Electronics
5 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.48%) Retail
6 2 (2.99%) Marketing
6 2 (2.99%) Advertising
6 2 (2.99%) Publishing
7 1 (1.49%) Military
7 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (37.31%) Developer
2 24 (35.82%) Software Engineer
3 17 (25.37%) .NET Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Test Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Senior Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Software Test Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Web Developer
5 6 (8.96%) C# Developer
5 6 (8.96%) VB.NET Developer
5 6 (8.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Graduate
6 5 (7.46%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (41.79%) .NET
2 20 (29.85%) HTML
3 18 (26.87%) CSS
3 18 (26.87%) XML
4 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET
4 16 (23.88%) jQuery
5 14 (20.90%) Web Services
6 12 (17.91%) XSLT
6 12 (17.91%) WSDL
6 12 (17.91%) WCF
7 9 (13.43%) .NET Framework
8 4 (5.97%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 4 (5.97%) Middleware
9 2 (2.99%) GTK+
10 1 (1.49%) SAP PI
10 1 (1.49%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.99%) User Experience
4 2 (2.99%) Social Media
4 2 (2.99%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Windows
2 7 (10.45%) Linux
3 4 (5.97%) UNIX
4 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.99%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) Software Engineering
2 28 (41.79%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (34.33%) Waterfall
4 19 (28.36%) UML
5 14 (20.90%) Use Case
5 14 (20.90%) Unit Testing
6 12 (17.91%) TDD
6 12 (17.91%) Scrum
6 12 (17.91%) MVC
7 7 (10.45%) Project Management
8 6 (8.96%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.96%) BCP
8 6 (8.96%) Cyber Security
8 6 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.48%) Process Management
9 3 (4.48%) Risk Management
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (4.48%) SysML
10 2 (2.99%) DoDAF
10 2 (2.99%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 32 (47.76%) C++
2 22 (32.84%) C#
3 21 (31.34%) SQL
4 19 (28.36%) Java
5 13 (19.40%) JavaScript
6 10 (14.93%) T-SQL
7 8 (11.94%) VB
8 6 (8.96%) VB.NET
8 6 (8.96%) Python
8 6 (8.96%) VB6
8 6 (8.96%) PHP
9 3 (4.48%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.99%) Ruby
10 2 (2.99%) Lua
10 2 (2.99%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.99%) VBScript
10 2 (2.99%) Perl
11 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (35.82%) Degree
2 22 (32.84%) SC Cleared
2 22 (32.84%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.96%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.48%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle
3 5 (7.46%) IBM
4 3 (4.48%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.99%) ESRI
5 2 (2.99%) SAP
5 2 (2.99%) Luciad
6 1 (1.49%) ANSYS
6 1 (1.49%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.49%) SolidWorks
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Gold Group
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Health Care
Posted: 8 days ago
Luton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Health
Posted: 15 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 25 days ago
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + Bonus / Pension / Health
Posted: 26 days ago