The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank - 24 45
Permanent jobs citing C 0 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - 7.61% 2.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 13.25% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 22 10
Average salary - £47,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
93 166 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 46.27% 57.44% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 83 153 155
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

C
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

C Salary Trend in Croydon

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 12 (80.00%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) jQuery
2 9 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Finance
4 6 (40.00%) XML
5 5 (33.33%) TDD
5 5 (33.33%) WinForms
5 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (26.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (26.67%) PerformancePoint
6 4 (26.67%) Workflow
6 4 (26.67%) C++
6 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
7 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++
7 3 (20.00%) Validation
7 3 (20.00%) Device Driver
8 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
8 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
8 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 2 (13.33%) Hudson
8 2 (13.33%) Change Control
8 2 (13.33%) Jenkins

C
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 9 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 9 (60.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (26.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) PerformancePoint
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Maven
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Hudson
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Ant
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Lead Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded C Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior C Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Embedded C Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior C++ Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Build Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
1 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (60.00%) jQuery
2 6 (40.00%) XML
3 5 (33.33%) WinForms
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (13.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) TDD
2 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (26.67%) Workflow
4 3 (20.00%) Validation
5 2 (13.33%) Release Management
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (13.33%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) C++
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) CA
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle