The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 77 47 62
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +15
Permanent jobs citing C 16 59 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.59% 4.77% 3.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.26% 9.31% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 12 35 32
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -13.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £21,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median 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
491 634 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 48.76% 51.29% 50.11%
Number of salaries quoted 427 505 575
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016.

C Salary Histogram in Essex

C
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harlow +5 5 £52,500 +23.52%
Colchester -9 4 £42,500 +102.38%
Saffron Walden -2 2 £51,250 +36.66%
Brentwood - 2 £85,500 -
Chelmsford -3 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £55,000 - 1
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for C.

1 26 (57.78%) Linux
2 22 (48.89%) Degree
3 18 (40.00%) Python
4 16 (35.56%) Windows
5 15 (33.33%) Shell Script
6 13 (28.89%) Risk Management
6 13 (28.89%) Embedded C
7 12 (26.67%) ITIL
7 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (26.67%) TOGAF
8 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
8 11 (24.44%) VxWorks
8 11 (24.44%) C++
9 10 (22.22%) SQL
9 10 (22.22%) Red Hat
10 9 (20.00%) CISM
10 9 (20.00%) MCSE
10 9 (20.00%) Symantec
10 9 (20.00%) Java
10 9 (20.00%) Unix
10 9 (20.00%) CCNP
10 9 (20.00%) CCNA
10 9 (20.00%) CISSP
10 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (20.00%) Nessus
10 9 (20.00%) CEH
10 9 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 9 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (20.00%) Information Security
10 9 (20.00%) Wireshark

C
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) Network Security
1 9 (20.00%) Wireshark
2 6 (13.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) NAS
3 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.22%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Electronics
3 3 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 3 (6.67%) Marketing
3 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Automotive
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Law
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Military
4 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 9 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Security Operations Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Senior Security Analyst
6 7 (15.56%) Java Developer
6 7 (15.56%) Senior Developer
6 7 (15.56%) Software Developer
7 6 (13.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 6 (13.33%) Programmer
7 6 (13.33%) Senior Programmer
7 6 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (13.33%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) CSS
2 2 (4.44%) CSS3
2 2 (4.44%) HTML
2 2 (4.44%) HTML5
2 2 (4.44%) jQuery
2 2 (4.44%) LESS
2 2 (4.44%) OpenCL
2 2 (4.44%) OpenGL
2 2 (4.44%) Sass
3 1 (2.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.22%) RESTful
3 1 (2.22%) Spring
3 1 (2.22%) Spring MVC
3 1 (2.22%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.33%) Internet of Things
3 4 (8.89%) Device Driver
4 3 (6.67%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.44%) CUDA
5 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.22%) EPoS
6 1 (2.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.22%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.22%) PKI
6 1 (2.22%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 26 (57.78%) Linux
2 16 (35.56%) Windows
3 11 (24.44%) VxWorks
4 9 (20.00%) Unix
5 8 (17.78%) Windows Server
6 5 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Risk Management
2 12 (26.67%) ITIL
2 12 (26.67%) TOGAF
3 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
4 9 (20.00%) Information Security
4 9 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 9 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 8 (17.78%) BCP
5 8 (17.78%) Security Architecture
5 8 (17.78%) SIEM
5 8 (17.78%) Workflow
6 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.33%) Business Development
7 6 (13.33%) Embedded Software Development
8 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (8.89%) SDLC
10 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) Python
2 15 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 13 (28.89%) Embedded C
4 11 (24.44%) C++
5 10 (22.22%) SQL
6 9 (20.00%) Java
7 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
7 8 (17.78%) Perl
8 3 (6.67%) PHP
9 2 (4.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (48.89%) Degree
2 12 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (20.00%) CCNA
3 9 (20.00%) CCNP
3 9 (20.00%) CEH
3 9 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (20.00%) CISM
3 9 (20.00%) CISSP
3 9 (20.00%) MCSE
3 9 (20.00%) SANS
4 8 (17.78%) CompTIA Security+
4 8 (17.78%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) RHCE
6 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) ISO27002
2 8 (17.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (2.22%) JTAG
3 1 (2.22%) MISRA
3 1 (2.22%) MISRA C
3 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Firmware
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) Nessus
1 9 (20.00%) QRadar
1 9 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.22%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 9 (20.00%) ArcSight
2 9 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 9 (20.00%) Symantec
3 8 (17.78%) HP
3 8 (17.78%) IBM
3 8 (17.78%) Splunk
4 6 (13.33%) Intel
4 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) VMware
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Ground Control Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Ground Control Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Effra Recruitment solutions Ltd.
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
South Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago