The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 35 41 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Permanent jobs citing C 21 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 5.47% 4.13% 6.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.68% 9.43% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 21
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
217 212 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 56.51% 43.80% 60.29%
Number of salaries quoted 199 179 189
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

C
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

C Salary Trend in Derbyshire

C
Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Derbyshire

C
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +12 17 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Chesterfield +1 2 £78,500 +124.28% 1
C
East Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 35 (66.04%) Windows
1 35 (66.04%) Software Engineering
2 34 (64.15%) C#
3 33 (62.26%) C++
4 30 (56.60%) Linux
5 26 (49.06%) Embedded C
6 24 (45.28%) .NET
7 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (33.96%) Firmware
9 17 (32.08%) Device Driver
10 15 (28.30%) 3D Graphics
10 15 (28.30%) Streaming Video
10 15 (28.30%) OpenGL
10 15 (28.30%) Assembly Language
10 15 (28.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 15 (28.30%) Embedded Linux
10 15 (28.30%) Multithreading
10 15 (28.30%) Direct3D
11 14 (26.42%) Visualisation
12 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
13 12 (22.64%) Embedded C++
14 11 (20.75%) Python
14 11 (20.75%) MPEG
15 10 (18.87%) SQL
15 10 (18.87%) Android
15 10 (18.87%) WinDbg
16 9 (16.98%) Bash Shell
16 9 (16.98%) Mac OS
16 9 (16.98%) Network Security
16 9 (16.98%) Groovy

C
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Simulink
1 3 (5.66%) TargetLink
2 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) Network Security
2 3 (5.66%) Profibus
2 3 (5.66%) IPv6
3 1 (1.89%) FTP
3 1 (1.89%) HTTP
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) WinDbg
2 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.77%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.89%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.89%) eggPlant
4 1 (1.89%) Xcode
4 1 (1.89%) Selenium
4 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Automotive
2 3 (5.66%) Billing
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.77%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.77%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (64.15%) Software Engineer
2 21 (39.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 13 (24.53%) Senior Software Engineer
3 13 (24.53%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Software Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Programme Manager
9 2 (3.77%) Graduate
9 2 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) C++ Developer
10 1 (1.89%) C# Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Applications Support
10 1 (1.89%) SQL Developer
10 1 (1.89%) SQL DBA
10 1 (1.89%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (45.28%) .NET
2 15 (28.30%) OpenGL
2 15 (28.30%) Direct3D
3 8 (15.09%) XML
4 7 (13.21%) HTML
4 7 (13.21%) Web Services
4 7 (13.21%) WPF
4 7 (13.21%) RESTful
5 6 (11.32%) WF
5 6 (11.32%) Silverlight
5 6 (11.32%) WinForms
5 6 (11.32%) .NET Remoting
5 6 (11.32%) XSD
5 6 (11.32%) WCF
5 6 (11.32%) REST
6 1 (1.89%) XSLT
6 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.89%) COM
6 1 (1.89%) STL
6 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Device Driver
2 15 (28.30%) 3D Graphics
2 15 (28.30%) Streaming Video
2 15 (28.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 14 (26.42%) Visualisation
4 11 (20.75%) MPEG
5 5 (9.43%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.66%) Telematics
6 3 (5.66%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 35 (66.04%) Windows
2 30 (56.60%) Linux
3 15 (28.30%) Embedded Linux
4 10 (18.87%) Android
5 9 (16.98%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (66.04%) Software Engineering
2 21 (39.62%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (28.30%) Multithreading
4 6 (11.32%) Workflow
4 6 (11.32%) Scrum
5 5 (9.43%) Time Management
5 5 (9.43%) Automated Testing
6 4 (7.55%) Project Management
6 4 (7.55%) Service Management
6 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
6 4 (7.55%) UML
6 4 (7.55%) Capacity Management
6 4 (7.55%) Line Management
6 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.55%) Coaching
7 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.77%) OOP
8 2 (3.77%) OO
9 1 (1.89%) CRM
9 1 (1.89%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 34 (64.15%) C#
2 33 (62.26%) C++
3 26 (49.06%) Embedded C
4 15 (28.30%) Assembly Language
5 12 (22.64%) Embedded C++
6 11 (20.75%) Python
7 10 (18.87%) SQL
8 9 (16.98%) Perl
8 9 (16.98%) Ruby
8 9 (16.98%) Groovy
8 9 (16.98%) Bash Shell
9 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
10 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
11 6 (11.32%) XPath
12 3 (5.66%) MATLAB
13 2 (3.77%) PHP
13 2 (3.77%) Java
14 1 (1.89%) VB
14 1 (1.89%) VBA
14 1 (1.89%) Lua
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) SC Cleared
1 9 (16.98%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.09%) Degree
3 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.89%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) JTAG
2 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 18 (33.96%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Adobe
2 1 (1.89%) AccuRev
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension+Sports and Social Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chesterfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago