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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 74 86 83
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -3
Permanent jobs citing C 8 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.85% 0.81% 1.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.97% 1.57% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 15
Average salary £45,000 £34,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.49% -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £30,500 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £41,500 £41,900
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
407 508 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 43.30% 51.42% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 358 470 425
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £53,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +12 4 £41,250 +3.12% 1
Luton - 1 £70,000 - 1
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (54.55%) Java
2 11 (50.00%) Finance
3 10 (45.45%) C++
4 9 (40.91%) .NET
4 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
5 8 (36.36%) Degree
5 8 (36.36%) SQL
6 7 (31.82%) C#
7 6 (27.27%) Banking
8 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (22.73%) Oracle
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 4 (18.18%) HTML
9 4 (18.18%) Linux
9 4 (18.18%) Middleware
9 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
10 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
10 3 (13.64%) Retail
10 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
10 3 (13.64%) Erlang
10 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (13.64%) Groovy
10 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
10 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
10 3 (13.64%) Project Management
10 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
10 3 (13.64%) MQSeries
10 3 (13.64%) TIBCO

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
1 3 (13.64%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Simulink
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Wireless
1 2 (9.09%) AMQP
2 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.09%) Legal
4 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 2 (9.09%) Avionics
5 1 (4.55%) Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Support Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Applications Support Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Buyer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Buyer
6 1 (4.55%) UX Designer
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) Middleware
3 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
3 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.64%) XML
4 2 (9.09%) XSL
4 2 (9.09%) XSLT
4 2 (9.09%) JMS
4 2 (9.09%) GTK+
4 2 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Social Media
3 1 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) UML
4 2 (9.09%) ERP
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) Test Management
4 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 2 (9.09%) Product Management
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Information Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) Java
2 10 (45.45%) C++
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) C#
5 3 (13.64%) Erlang
5 3 (13.64%) Groovy
6 2 (9.09%) Perl
6 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 2 (9.09%) Python
6 2 (9.09%) MATLAB
7 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.55%) PMP
3 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) TIBCO
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Infor
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
TheSmartList
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car
Posted: 15 days ago