The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 15 28 15
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs citing C 18 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 12.00% 1.35% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.69% 2.78% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 2
Average salary £42,500 £35,750 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.88% +41.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,349 £30,350 £17,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,150 £33,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chelmsford region.

Programming Languages Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
83 72 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 55.33% 48.65% 41.07%
Number of salaries quoted 74 71 22
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

C
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the Chelmsford region.

C Salary Trend in Chelmsford

C
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 (52.17%) TCP/IP
2 11 (47.83%) LabVIEW
3 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
4 5 (21.74%) Automotive
4 5 (21.74%) Embedded C
5 4 (17.39%) MS Office
5 4 (17.39%) Linux
5 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
5 4 (17.39%) Local Government
6 3 (13.04%) Electronics
6 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
6 3 (13.04%) C++
6 3 (13.04%) Validation
6 3 (13.04%) Internet
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.70%) Billing
7 2 (8.70%) Intel
7 2 (8.70%) Firmware
7 2 (8.70%) Windows
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.70%) Data Entry
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.35%) Change Control
8 1 (4.35%) OpenGL ES
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Software Licensing
8 1 (4.35%) Degree
8 1 (4.35%) Computer Science

C
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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.

Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.04%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (21.74%) Automotive
2 4 (17.39%) Local Government
3 3 (13.04%) Electronics
4 2 (8.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Support
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Support Officer
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Advisor
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) OpenGL
1 1 (4.35%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.04%) Validation
3 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.70%) Data Entry
4 1 (4.35%) Change Control
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Software Licensing
4 1 (4.35%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Embedded C
2 3 (13.04%) C++
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Firmware
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.70%) Intel
2 1 (4.35%) Kaspersky