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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 24 28 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing C 4 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 3.08% 3.17% 8.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 6.82% 17.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 6
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
56 88 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 43.08% 46.56% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 51 85 28
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 March 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 14 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 13 (59.09%) LabVIEW
3 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) Electronics
4 4 (18.18%) Windows
5 3 (13.64%) C++
5 3 (13.64%) MS Office
5 3 (13.64%) Embedded C
5 3 (13.64%) Firmware
5 3 (13.64%) Validation
5 3 (13.64%) Local Government
5 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
6 2 (9.09%) Data Entry
6 2 (9.09%) Internet
6 2 (9.09%) Intel
6 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
6 2 (9.09%) Automotive
6 2 (9.09%) Billing
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
7 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.55%) Logistics
7 1 (4.55%) DHCP
7 1 (4.55%) Linux
7 1 (4.55%) SQL
7 1 (4.55%) VB
7 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
7 1 (4.55%) OpenGL
7 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
7 1 (4.55%) Active Directory

C
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3 (13.64%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (18.18%) Electronics
2 3 (13.64%) Local Government
3 2 (9.09%) Automotive
3 2 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 2 (9.09%) Design Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Software Design Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Support Officer
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Advisor
4 1 (4.55%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support
4 1 (4.55%) Graduate Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Graduate
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) OpenGL
1 1 (4.55%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (4.55%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.64%) Validation
3 2 (9.09%) Data Entry
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Software Licensing
4 1 (4.55%) Logistics
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C++
1 3 (13.64%) Embedded C
2 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
2 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Firmware
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.09%) Intel
2 1 (4.55%) Kaspersky
Chelmsford
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago