The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 29 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing C 7 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.09% 8.43% 4.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% 16.47% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 5
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £17,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +164.70%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
C
West Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
77 85 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 45.03% 51.20% 26.92%
Number of salaries quoted 76 74 28
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of job ads across the Gatwick region citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

C
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

C Salary Trend in Gatwick

C
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

C Salary Histogram in Gatwick

C
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for C.

1 7 (50.00%) C++
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
1 7 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 7 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 7 (50.00%) Smartcard
1 7 (50.00%) TDD
1 7 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 6 (42.86%) Physics
2 6 (42.86%) Chemistry
2 6 (42.86%) VB6
2 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) PL/SQL
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) VB
2 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) Fintech
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.14%) HNC

C
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Lead Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Test Leader
3 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Development Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Technician
3 1 (7.14%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (50.00%) Smartcard
2 6 (42.86%) Chemistry
2 6 (42.86%) Physics
3 1 (7.14%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (50.00%) TDD
1 7 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C++
1 7 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 7 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 6 (42.86%) PL/SQL
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) VB
2 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 6 (42.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) HNC
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle