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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Essex / Colchester
Rank 38 38 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing C 1 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 0.59% 5.65% 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 9.04% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 3
Median salary £25,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% -2.77%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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
111 177 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 65.68% 62.54% 27.41%
Number of salaries quoted 107 159 33
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
1 7 (87.50%) Electronics
2 6 (75.00%) Device Driver
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) Embedded C
3 5 (62.50%) Firmware
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) VxWorks
4 4 (50.00%) CUDA
4 4 (50.00%) Middleware
5 3 (37.50%) Intel
6 2 (25.00%) Device Driver Development
7 1 (12.50%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) TOWER Software
7 1 (12.50%) MS Office
7 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight

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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
General
1 7 (87.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Embedded Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Device Driver
2 4 (50.00%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) VxWorks
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C++
1 5 (62.50%) Embedded C
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Intel
2 1 (12.50%) TOWER Software