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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 41 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing C 4 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.93% 4.91% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.77% 7.62% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 3
Median salary £42,500 £21,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+102.38% -52.27%
UK excluding London median 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 Colchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
106 105 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 51.21% 64.42% 37.77%
Number of salaries quoted 98 97 79
Median salary £40,000 £27,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Colchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Colchester region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

C Salary Histogram in Colchester

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) VxWorks
2 9 (69.23%) Embedded C
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Device Driver
4 4 (30.77%) Intel
4 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
5 3 (23.08%) Electronics
5 3 (23.08%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) OpenCL
6 2 (15.38%) Sass
6 2 (15.38%) LESS
6 2 (15.38%) CSS3
6 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) CUDA
6 2 (15.38%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) OpenGL
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) Java
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) Perl
6 2 (15.38%) PHP
6 2 (15.38%) MySQL
6 2 (15.38%) CSS

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MySQL
General
1 3 (23.08%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Embedded Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Software Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Perl Developer
4 2 (15.38%) PHP Developer
4 2 (15.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) CSS
1 2 (15.38%) CSS3
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
1 2 (15.38%) HTML5
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
1 2 (15.38%) LESS
1 2 (15.38%) OpenCL
1 2 (15.38%) OpenGL
1 2 (15.38%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Device Driver
2 2 (15.38%) CUDA
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) VxWorks
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 3 (23.08%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Embedded C
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) Perl
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Intel