The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 24 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs citing C 22 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 9.78% 2.83% 3.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.25% 6.25% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 5
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
Derbyshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
166 128 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 73.78% 45.23% 60.35%
Number of salaries quoted 153 116 130
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

C
Salary Trend in Derby

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

C Salary Trend in Derby

C
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Derby region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Derby

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 37 (74.00%) Windows
2 33 (66.00%) C#
2 33 (66.00%) C++
3 31 (62.00%) Linux
4 29 (58.00%) Software Engineering
5 23 (46.00%) Firmware
5 23 (46.00%) Embedded C
6 22 (44.00%) .NET
6 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (36.00%) Assembly Language
8 17 (34.00%) Multithreading
9 15 (30.00%) Device Driver
10 14 (28.00%) 3D Graphics
10 14 (28.00%) Streaming Video
10 14 (28.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 14 (28.00%) OpenGL
10 14 (28.00%) Embedded C++
10 14 (28.00%) Embedded Linux
10 14 (28.00%) Visualisation
10 14 (28.00%) Direct3D
11 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 10 (20.00%) SQL
12 9 (18.00%) T-SQL
12 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
12 9 (18.00%) Perl
12 9 (18.00%) XML
12 9 (18.00%) Python
12 9 (18.00%) MPEG
12 9 (18.00%) Automotive
12 9 (18.00%) Degree

C
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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.

Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Simulink
1 5 (10.00%) TargetLink
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) Network Security
2 5 (10.00%) Profibus
3 3 (6.00%) IPv6
4 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) WinDbg
2 2 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (18.00%) Automotive
2 5 (10.00%) Electronics
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
3 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.00%) Billing
5 2 (4.00%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.00%) Advertising
6 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Software Engineer
2 18 (36.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 13 (26.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 13 (26.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.00%) C++ Developer
7 4 (8.00%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Electronics Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior C++ Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) C++/C# Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Agile C# Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Design Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (44.00%) .NET
2 14 (28.00%) OpenGL
2 14 (28.00%) Direct3D
3 9 (18.00%) XML
4 8 (16.00%) XSD
4 8 (16.00%) Web Services
4 8 (16.00%) WinForms
4 8 (16.00%) .NET Remoting
4 8 (16.00%) HTML
4 8 (16.00%) WCF
4 8 (16.00%) WPF
4 8 (16.00%) WF
4 8 (16.00%) Silverlight
4 8 (16.00%) RESTful
4 8 (16.00%) REST
5 1 (2.00%) JSON
5 1 (2.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Device Driver
2 14 (28.00%) 3D Graphics
2 14 (28.00%) Streaming Video
2 14 (28.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 14 (28.00%) Visualisation
3 9 (18.00%) MPEG
4 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (10.00%) Telematics
5 5 (10.00%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 37 (74.00%) Windows
2 31 (62.00%) Linux
3 14 (28.00%) Embedded Linux
4 9 (18.00%) Android
4 9 (18.00%) Mac OS
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (58.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (34.00%) Multithreading
4 8 (16.00%) Automated Testing
4 8 (16.00%) Workflow
4 8 (16.00%) Scrum
5 5 (10.00%) UML
6 4 (8.00%) Project Management
6 4 (8.00%) Service Management
6 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.00%) Validation
6 4 (8.00%) Time Management
6 4 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (8.00%) Capacity Management
6 4 (8.00%) Line Management
6 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.00%) Coaching
7 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.00%) Logistics
8 1 (2.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 33 (66.00%) C#
1 33 (66.00%) C++
2 23 (46.00%) Embedded C
3 18 (36.00%) Assembly Language
4 14 (28.00%) Embedded C++
5 10 (20.00%) SQL
6 9 (18.00%) T-SQL
6 9 (18.00%) Perl
6 9 (18.00%) Python
6 9 (18.00%) Ruby
6 9 (18.00%) Groovy
6 9 (18.00%) Bash Shell
7 8 (16.00%) XPath
7 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (10.00%) MATLAB
9 4 (8.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
1 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.00%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) JTAG
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 23 (46.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) EMC
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe
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