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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 14 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing C 5 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 5.81% 7.89% 1.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.80% 14.81% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 2
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
51 81 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 59.30% 53.29% 48.80%
Number of salaries quoted 34 70 59
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,500 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) Law
3 3 (50.00%) Legal
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) MISRA C
4 2 (33.33%) MISRA
4 2 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Firmware
4 2 (33.33%) Practice Management
4 2 (33.33%) Automotive
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
5 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) ISMS

C
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 3 (50.00%) Law
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (33.33%) Automotive
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Deskside Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Deskside Support
3 1 (16.67%) Deskside Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Practice Management
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) ISMS
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) MISRA
1 2 (33.33%) MISRA C
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft