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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 74 78 75
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing C 11 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.14% 1.38% 1.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.63% 2.83% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 20
Average salary £55,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.02% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,750 £46,250 £45,000
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
418 494 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 43.45% 48.72% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 392 467 441
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Bedford +2 4 £41,250 +65.00%
Luton +7 3 £62,500 +150.00%
Dunstable - 1 £47,500 -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (48.57%) C++
2 16 (45.71%) Java
2 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
3 14 (40.00%) .NET
4 12 (34.29%) UML
4 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 10 (28.57%) C#
5 10 (28.57%) Degree
5 10 (28.57%) Subversion
5 10 (28.57%) Finance
6 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
7 8 (22.86%) SQL
7 8 (22.86%) HTML
8 7 (20.00%) XML
8 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (20.00%) Oracle
9 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
9 6 (17.14%) Manufacturing
9 6 (17.14%) Banking
9 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
10 5 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
10 5 (14.29%) Web Services
10 5 (14.29%) XSLT
10 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (14.29%) Project Management
11 4 (11.43%) JavaScript

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
1 3 (8.57%) MQSeries
1 3 (8.57%) CMS
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Simulink
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Tridion
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Intranet
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
1 2 (5.71%) Wireless
1 2 (5.71%) AMQP
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Subversion
2 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
3 5 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (11.43%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (11.43%) Bugzilla
5 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (8.57%) TeamCity
6 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Manufacturing
2 6 (17.14%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Aerospace
4 3 (8.57%) Retail
4 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.71%) Marketing
5 2 (5.71%) Advertising
6 1 (2.86%) Publishing
6 1 (2.86%) Legal
6 1 (2.86%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Software Engineer
2 10 (28.57%) Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Head of Development
6 2 (5.71%) UX Designer
6 2 (5.71%) Designer
6 2 (5.71%) Support Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) Graduate
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) .NET
2 8 (22.86%) HTML
3 7 (20.00%) XML
4 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
5 5 (14.29%) Web Services
5 5 (14.29%) XSLT
6 4 (11.43%) Middleware
7 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
7 3 (8.57%) WCF
7 3 (8.57%) WSDL
7 3 (8.57%) jQuery
7 3 (8.57%) CSS
8 2 (5.71%) JMS
8 2 (5.71%) XSL
8 2 (5.71%) GTK+
8 2 (5.71%) REST
8 2 (5.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.71%) User Experience
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Social Media
2 2 (5.71%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.86%) PMI
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Software Engineering
2 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) UML
3 10 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 5 (14.29%) Project Management
5 4 (11.43%) Scrum
5 4 (11.43%) Use Case
5 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.57%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.57%) TDD
6 3 (8.57%) MVC
6 3 (8.57%) Risk Management
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL
6 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.71%) Line Management
7 2 (5.71%) Product Management
7 2 (5.71%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) C++
2 16 (45.71%) Java
3 10 (28.57%) C#
4 8 (22.86%) SQL
5 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.57%) PHP
6 3 (8.57%) Erlang
6 3 (8.57%) Groovy
7 2 (5.71%) MATLAB
7 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.71%) Python
8 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Degree
2 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.86%) PMP
3 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) TIBCO
4 2 (5.71%) SAP
4 2 (5.71%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) ESRI
5 1 (2.86%) Luciad
5 1 (2.86%) Infor
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