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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 26 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing C 6 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 4.58% 5.10% 12.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.45% 11.36% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 8
Average salary £51,250 £45,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.02% +14.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
71 88 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 54.20% 44.90% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 68 86 28
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 13 (65.00%) LabVIEW
2 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (30.00%) C++
5 5 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (20.00%) Embedded C
6 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (15.00%) Firmware
7 3 (15.00%) VB
7 3 (15.00%) Electronics
8 2 (10.00%) C#
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (10.00%) Linux
8 2 (10.00%) SQL
8 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
8 2 (10.00%) Intel
8 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++
8 2 (10.00%) Validation
9 1 (5.00%) Logistics
9 1 (5.00%) Kaspersky
9 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
9 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (5.00%) Software Licensing
9 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
9 1 (5.00%) DNS
9 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
9 1 (5.00%) Assembly Language
9 1 (5.00%) DHCP
9 1 (5.00%) MS Office

C
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (65.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Design Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (5.00%) Derivative
1 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (5.00%) Logistics
3 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (5.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C++
2 4 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (15.00%) VB
4 2 (10.00%) C#
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++
4 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Firmware
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Intel
2 1 (5.00%) Kaspersky
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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