The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 18 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing C 4 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 7.02% 7.29% 9.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.51% 11.11% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 4
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
Kent

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

Programming Languages Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
47 63 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 82.46% 65.63% 56.60%
Number of salaries quoted 45 45 28
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

C
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

C Salary Trend in Dartford

C
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 11 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) STL
4 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
5 5 (45.45%) Electronics
6 3 (27.27%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) NUnit
7 2 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001
7 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
7 2 (18.18%) ISEB
7 2 (18.18%) VHDL
8 1 (9.09%) Scrum
8 1 (9.09%) .NET
8 1 (9.09%) Qt
8 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux

C
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) NUnit
General
1 5 (45.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) C++ Developer
1 6 (54.55%) C++ Software Developer
1 6 (54.55%) C Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Hardware Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Design Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) STL
2 1 (9.09%) Qt
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) VHDL
1 2 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Multithreading
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO 9001