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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 67 78 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Permanent jobs citing C 33 14 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.76% 1.35% 3.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.12% 3.17% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 31
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
539 441 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 45.10% 42.57% 47.15%
Number of salaries quoted 492 429 414
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 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 8 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Bedford -13 3 £45,000 +50.00% 3
Dunstable - 2 £37,000 -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (44.44%) C++
2 30 (41.67%) .NET
3 28 (38.89%) Subversion
4 27 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 25 (34.72%) SQL Server
5 25 (34.72%) HTML
5 25 (34.72%) Software Engineering
5 25 (34.72%) SC Cleared
6 23 (31.94%) Degree
6 23 (31.94%) C#
6 23 (31.94%) CSS
7 22 (30.56%) SQL
8 21 (29.17%) XML
8 21 (29.17%) ASP.NET
8 21 (29.17%) jQuery
8 21 (29.17%) Waterfall
9 19 (26.39%) UML
9 19 (26.39%) Java
10 17 (23.61%) Visual Studio
10 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
11 15 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (20.83%) Web Services
11 15 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (19.44%) Unit Testing
12 14 (19.44%) Use Case
12 14 (19.44%) Rational DOORS
12 14 (19.44%) T-SQL
13 13 (18.06%) JavaScript
13 13 (18.06%) XSLT
13 13 (18.06%) WSDL

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (18.06%) CMS
2 4 (5.56%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 4 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Office
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) GSM
2 6 (8.33%) GPRS
3 4 (5.56%) UMTS
4 3 (4.17%) HTTP
4 3 (4.17%) 3GPP
4 3 (4.17%) 3G
4 3 (4.17%) 2G
4 3 (4.17%) 4G
5 2 (2.78%) Firewall
5 2 (2.78%) Intranet
5 2 (2.78%) Internet
5 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.72%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 15 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (13.89%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (4.17%) MySQL
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.39%) SQLite
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (38.89%) Subversion
2 17 (23.61%) Visual Studio
3 14 (19.44%) Rational DOORS
4 13 (18.06%) TeamCity
4 13 (18.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (15.28%) Bugzilla
6 9 (12.50%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (2.78%) JIRA
7 2 (2.78%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (2.78%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.39%) Toad
General
1 12 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.94%) Finance
3 4 (5.56%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.17%) Electronics
5 2 (2.78%) Advertising
5 2 (2.78%) Publishing
5 2 (2.78%) Banking
5 2 (2.78%) Marketing
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (36.11%) Software Engineer
2 23 (31.94%) Developer
3 16 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) Web Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.33%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Graduate
7 5 (6.94%) Analyst
7 5 (6.94%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Software Development Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (41.67%) .NET
2 25 (34.72%) HTML
3 23 (31.94%) CSS
4 21 (29.17%) XML
4 21 (29.17%) ASP.NET
4 21 (29.17%) jQuery
5 15 (20.83%) Web Services
6 13 (18.06%) XSLT
6 13 (18.06%) WSDL
6 13 (18.06%) WCF
7 6 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 4 (5.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (1.39%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (1.39%) Middleware
9 1 (1.39%) SAP PI
9 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.78%) Digital Media
2 2 (2.78%) Social Media
2 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Windows
2 6 (8.33%) Linux
3 4 (5.56%) UNIX
4 2 (2.78%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.78%) Android
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.78%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.39%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.72%) Software Engineering
2 21 (29.17%) Waterfall
3 19 (26.39%) UML
4 14 (19.44%) Unit Testing
4 14 (19.44%) Use Case
5 13 (18.06%) TDD
5 13 (18.06%) Scrum
5 13 (18.06%) MVC
6 7 (9.72%) E-Commerce
6 7 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.33%) Cyber Security
7 6 (8.33%) BCP
8 4 (5.56%) Project Management
9 3 (4.17%) OO
9 3 (4.17%) OOD
9 3 (4.17%) SysML
9 3 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (4.17%) Process Management
10 2 (2.78%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (44.44%) C++
2 23 (31.94%) C#
3 22 (30.56%) SQL
4 19 (26.39%) Java
5 14 (19.44%) T-SQL
6 13 (18.06%) JavaScript
7 8 (11.11%) VB
8 7 (9.72%) PHP
9 6 (8.33%) VB6
9 6 (8.33%) VB.NET
10 5 (6.94%) Python
11 3 (4.17%) Perl
11 3 (4.17%) Embedded C
12 2 (2.78%) Lua
12 2 (2.78%) Ruby
12 2 (2.78%) MATLAB
12 2 (2.78%) VBScript
13 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.39%) Embedded C++
13 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 25 (34.72%) SC Cleared
3 23 (31.94%) Degree
4 7 (9.72%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.17%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.94%) Oracle
2 5 (6.94%) IBM
3 2 (2.78%) ESRI
3 2 (2.78%) Luciad
3 2 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (1.39%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.39%) ANSYS
4 1 (1.39%) SolidWorks
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £28,922 to £31,160 per annum £28,922 - £31,160
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + BENS
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £450000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bedford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago