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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 72 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Permanent jobs citing C 25 53 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.50% 4.07% 3.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.78% 8.35% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 47
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £21,000 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £58,600
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
523 635 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 52.20% 48.73% 49.19%
Number of salaries quoted 440 504 581
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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
Saffron Walden -1 6 £47,500 +26.66%
Harlow - 5 £52,500 -
Brentwood +14 4 £85,500 -
Colchester -2 4 £45,000 +36.36%
Chigwell 0 1 £22,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £55,000 - 1
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 28 (46.67%) Linux
2 24 (40.00%) Degree
3 21 (35.00%) Python
4 19 (31.67%) Software Engineering
5 17 (28.33%) Windows
6 16 (26.67%) Embedded C
6 16 (26.67%) Computer Science
7 15 (25.00%) C++
8 14 (23.33%) Shell Script
9 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
9 13 (21.67%) Java
9 13 (21.67%) ITIL
10 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (20.00%) Risk Management
11 11 (18.33%) TOGAF
12 10 (16.67%) VxWorks
12 10 (16.67%) CISSP
12 10 (16.67%) Unix
12 10 (16.67%) Perl
12 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
12 10 (16.67%) Information Security
12 10 (16.67%) CISM
12 10 (16.67%) SDLC
13 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
13 9 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 9 (15.00%) SQL
13 9 (15.00%) .NET
13 9 (15.00%) Red Hat
14 8 (13.33%) Cisco Certification

C
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 4 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) Network Security
1 8 (13.33%) Wireshark
2 6 (10.00%) Internet
3 2 (3.33%) Firewall
4 1 (1.67%) HTTP
4 1 (1.67%) NAS
4 1 (1.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) MySQL
3 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) JUnit
2 4 (6.67%) Maven
2 4 (6.67%) TeamCity
3 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.33%) Metasploit
5 1 (1.67%) DbUnit
5 1 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.67%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Marketing
4 3 (5.00%) Law
4 3 (5.00%) Legal
4 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.33%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.33%) Publishing
5 2 (3.33%) Retail
6 1 (1.67%) Automotive
6 1 (1.67%) Electronics
6 1 (1.67%) Games
6 1 (1.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 15 (25.00%) Developer
3 11 (18.33%) Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 11 (18.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (18.33%) Java Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Operations Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Security Analyst
4 8 (13.33%) Security Operations Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.00%) IT Manager
6 6 (10.00%) Programmer
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Operations Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Security Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) .NET
2 5 (8.33%) Java EE
2 5 (8.33%) Spring
2 5 (8.33%) Web Services
3 4 (6.67%) Apache Flex
3 4 (6.67%) GWT
3 4 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 4 (6.67%) JMS
3 4 (6.67%) Swing
4 2 (3.33%) CSS
4 2 (3.33%) CSS3
4 2 (3.33%) HTML
4 2 (3.33%) HTML5
4 2 (3.33%) jQuery
4 2 (3.33%) LESS
4 2 (3.33%) RESTful
4 2 (3.33%) Sass
5 1 (1.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (1.67%) OpenCL
5 1 (1.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.00%) Internet of Things
3 5 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.67%) Device Driver
4 4 (6.67%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Biology
5 2 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (3.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.33%) PKI
6 1 (1.67%) CUDA
6 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.67%) EPoS
6 1 (1.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.67%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 28 (46.67%) Linux
2 17 (28.33%) Windows
3 10 (16.67%) Unix
3 10 (16.67%) VxWorks
4 8 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 5 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) Software Engineering
2 13 (21.67%) ITIL
3 12 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 11 (18.33%) TOGAF
5 10 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (16.67%) Information Security
5 10 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
5 10 (16.67%) SDLC
6 9 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 8 (13.33%) Security Operations
7 8 (13.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (11.67%) Business Development
9 6 (10.00%) BCP
9 6 (10.00%) Benchmarking
9 6 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
9 6 (10.00%) Security Architecture
9 6 (10.00%) SIEM
9 6 (10.00%) Workflow
10 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
10 5 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (35.00%) Python
2 16 (26.67%) Embedded C
3 15 (25.00%) C++
4 14 (23.33%) Shell Script
5 13 (21.67%) Java
6 10 (16.67%) Perl
7 9 (15.00%) SQL
8 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
9 4 (6.67%) Embedded C++
10 3 (5.00%) PHP
11 1 (1.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (40.00%) Degree
2 12 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (16.67%) CISM
3 10 (16.67%) CISSP
4 8 (13.33%) CCNA
4 8 (13.33%) CCNP
4 8 (13.33%) CEH
4 8 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (13.33%) MCSE
4 8 (13.33%) SANS
4 8 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (10.00%) CompTIA Security+
5 6 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.33%) PCI QSA
7 2 (3.33%) PhD
7 2 (3.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (13.33%) ISO27002
3 2 (3.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.67%) JTAG
4 1 (1.67%) MISRA
4 1 (1.67%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) Nessus
1 8 (13.33%) QRadar
1 8 (13.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (3.33%) Nexpose
3 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 8 (13.33%) ArcSight
3 8 (13.33%) SolarWinds
3 8 (13.33%) Symantec
4 6 (10.00%) HP
4 6 (10.00%) IBM
4 6 (10.00%) Splunk
5 5 (8.33%) Intel
6 4 (6.67%) Google
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco
8 1 (1.67%) Citrix
8 1 (1.67%) Twitter
8 1 (1.67%) VMware
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