The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 74 53 56
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +3
Permanent jobs citing C 32 50 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.61% 3.93% 3.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.40% 8.56% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 26
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £39,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
593 584 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 48.45% 45.88% 50.41%
Number of salaries quoted 459 458 402
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

C
Salary Trend in Essex

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

C Salary Trend in Essex

C
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

C Salary Histogram in Essex

C
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Colchester -13 12 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Chelmsford +2 5 £60,000 +41.17%
Braintree - 4 £40,000 -
Harlow +4 2 £37,500 -16.66%
Hockley - 2 - -
Brentwood - 2 - -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 41 (46.07%) Software Engineering
2 33 (37.08%) Security Cleared
3 31 (34.83%) SC Cleared
4 27 (30.34%) SQL Server
5 26 (29.21%) Linux
5 26 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (25.84%) TDD
6 23 (25.84%) Java EE
6 23 (25.84%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (25.84%) Web Services
6 23 (25.84%) JUnit
6 23 (25.84%) SOA
7 21 (23.60%) Microsoft
7 21 (23.60%) Windows
8 19 (21.35%) .NET
8 19 (21.35%) Embedded C
9 18 (20.22%) C++
9 18 (20.22%) Degree
10 17 (19.10%) SDLC
11 16 (17.98%) Java
12 15 (16.85%) OO
13 14 (15.73%) JBoss
13 14 (15.73%) Swing
13 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
13 14 (15.73%) UML
13 14 (15.73%) JMS
13 14 (15.73%) Hibernate
13 14 (15.73%) Computer Science
13 14 (15.73%) Apache Flex
13 14 (15.73%) Google

C
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 14 (15.73%) JBoss
2 4 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (4.49%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.24%) MS Office
3 3 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.11%) HTTP
2 4 (4.49%) DHCP
2 4 (4.49%) DNS
2 4 (4.49%) Firewall
2 4 (4.49%) VPN
3 2 (2.25%) Network Security
3 2 (2.25%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.12%) Internet
4 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.37%) MySQL
3 2 (2.25%) Big Data
3 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (25.84%) JUnit
2 14 (15.73%) Maven
2 14 (15.73%) TeamCity
3 9 (10.11%) DbUnit
3 9 (10.11%) SoapUI
4 7 (7.87%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.25%) Metasploit
6 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (11.24%) Manufacturing
2 8 (8.99%) Finance
3 7 (7.87%) Banking
4 5 (5.62%) Automotive
4 5 (5.62%) Law
4 5 (5.62%) Legal
5 4 (4.49%) Marketing
5 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.25%) Electronics
6 2 (2.25%) Publishing
6 2 (2.25%) Retail
7 1 (1.12%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 21 (23.60%) Software Engineer
2 20 (22.47%) Developer
3 14 (15.73%) Embedded Engineer
3 14 (15.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 13 (14.61%) Software Test Engineer
4 13 (14.61%) Test Engineer
5 12 (13.48%) Java Developer
6 11 (12.36%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (8.99%) Analyst
8 7 (7.87%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (7.87%) Radar Engineer
9 6 (6.74%) IT Manager
9 6 (6.74%) IT Support
10 5 (5.62%) .NET Developer
10 5 (5.62%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (5.62%) C# Developer
10 5 (5.62%) C++ Developer
10 5 (5.62%) C++/C# Developer
10 5 (5.62%) Support Analyst
10 5 (5.62%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (25.84%) Java EE
1 23 (25.84%) Web Services
2 19 (21.35%) .NET
3 14 (15.73%) Apache Flex
3 14 (15.73%) GWT
3 14 (15.73%) Hibernate
3 14 (15.73%) JMS
3 14 (15.73%) Spring
3 14 (15.73%) Swing
4 9 (10.11%) REST
4 9 (10.11%) RESTful
4 9 (10.11%) SOAP
5 6 (6.74%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.49%) WCF
6 4 (4.49%) WinForms
7 2 (2.25%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.25%) Ajax
7 2 (2.25%) CSS
7 2 (2.25%) HTML
7 2 (2.25%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.99%) Driving Licence
3 6 (6.74%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (6.74%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.62%) Device Driver
5 3 (3.37%) Biology
5 3 (3.37%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.25%) CUDA
6 2 (2.25%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.25%) Physics
6 2 (2.25%) PKI
7 1 (1.12%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.21%) Linux
2 21 (23.60%) Windows
3 10 (11.24%) VxWorks
3 10 (11.24%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.62%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (5.62%) Unix
5 4 (4.49%) Mac OS
5 4 (4.49%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.12%) Android
6 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (46.07%) Software Engineering
2 26 (29.21%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (25.84%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (25.84%) SOA
3 23 (25.84%) TDD
4 17 (19.10%) SDLC
5 15 (16.85%) OO
6 14 (15.73%) Loose Coupling
6 14 (15.73%) UML
7 10 (11.24%) Benchmarking
8 9 (10.11%) ITIL
8 9 (10.11%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.87%) Defect Tracking
9 7 (7.87%) Requirements Management
9 7 (7.87%) Six Sigma
10 6 (6.74%) Business Development
10 6 (6.74%) Configuration Management
10 6 (6.74%) Open Source
10 6 (6.74%) Practice Management
10 6 (6.74%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.35%) Embedded C
2 18 (20.22%) C++
3 16 (17.98%) Java
4 13 (14.61%) Python
5 8 (8.99%) C#
6 7 (7.87%) Embedded C++
6 7 (7.87%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.87%) SQL
7 5 (5.62%) Perl
8 3 (3.37%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.37%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.12%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 33 (37.08%) Security Cleared
2 31 (34.83%) SC Cleared
3 18 (20.22%) Degree
4 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.62%) CISSP
6 4 (4.49%) CISM
7 3 (3.37%) CCNP
7 3 (3.37%) CEH
7 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.37%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.37%) PhD
8 2 (2.25%) CCNA
8 2 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.25%) MCSE
8 2 (2.25%) PCI QSA
8 2 (2.25%) RHCE
8 2 (2.25%) SANS
9 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.12%) PMP
9 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (2.25%) ISO27002
2 2 (2.25%) MISRA
2 2 (2.25%) MISRA C
2 2 (2.25%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.25%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (11.24%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.87%) Firmware
3 4 (4.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) QRadar
2 2 (2.25%) Nessus
2 2 (2.25%) Nexpose
2 2 (2.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (23.60%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.73%) Google
3 4 (4.49%) DevExpress
3 4 (4.49%) Intel
4 3 (3.37%) Cisco
4 3 (3.37%) Citrix
5 2 (2.25%) ArcSight
5 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.25%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.25%) Symantec
5 2 (2.25%) Twitter
Loughton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Colchester
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago