The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 27 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing C 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.48% 2.90% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 4.60% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 Colchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
60 87 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 49.59% 63.04% 57.04%
Number of salaries quoted 54 83 72
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £34,700
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Colchester region citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

C
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

C Salary Trend in Colchester

C
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Colchester region with a requirement for C.

1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Electronics
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C
2 5 (71.43%) VxWorks
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) CUDA
3 4 (57.14%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
4 3 (42.86%) Firmware
4 3 (42.86%) Middleware
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) OpenCL
5 2 (28.57%) OpenGL
6 1 (14.29%) Finance
6 1 (14.29%) Games
6 1 (14.29%) Python
6 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) Software Testing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 6 (85.71%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior iOS Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) OpenCL
2 2 (28.57%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) CUDA
2 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) VxWorks
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Embedded C
2 4 (57.14%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Firmware