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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 15 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing C 12 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 9.23% 2.45% 3.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.46% 4.88% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 2
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +63.36%
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
65 82 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 50.00% 50.31% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 60 79 24
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 £35,000 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £75,000 £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 28 November 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

C
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
1 7 (41.18%) LabVIEW
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 5 (29.41%) Automotive
3 5 (29.41%) Embedded C
4 4 (23.53%) Linux
4 4 (23.53%) Local Government
4 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
5 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
5 3 (17.65%) MS Office
5 3 (17.65%) Internet
6 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.76%) Electronics
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) Billing
6 2 (11.76%) Data Entry
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 1 (5.88%) Change Control
7 1 (5.88%) OpenGL ES
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
7 1 (5.88%) JTAG
7 1 (5.88%) Validation
7 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) Firmware
7 1 (5.88%) HTTP
7 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (5.88%) OpenGL

C
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 3 (17.65%) MS Office
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 3 (17.65%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (29.41%) Automotive
2 4 (23.53%) Local Government
3 2 (11.76%) Electronics
3 2 (11.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Support
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Support Officer
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior C Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Advisor
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) OpenGL
1 1 (5.88%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
2 2 (11.76%) Data Entry
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Validation
3 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft