The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 51 39 69
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +30
Permanent jobs citing C 106 108 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.62% 5.37% 3.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.17% 9.35% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 81 96 85
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1042 1155 1581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 45.44% 57.46% 54.29%
Number of salaries quoted 852 988 1329
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

C
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

C Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

C
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

C
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Watford +11 38 £41,250 +3.12% 1
St Albans +2 16 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Hertford - 9 £40,000 - 1
Hitchin - 6 £60,000 -
Stevenage 0 3 £60,000 +26.31% 4
Hemel Hempstead -21 3 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Hoddesdon - 2 £45,000 - 1
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 131 (63.29%) Degree
2 119 (57.49%) Linux
3 106 (51.21%) C++
4 105 (50.72%) UNIX
5 97 (46.86%) Java
6 89 (43.00%) Software Engineering
7 84 (40.58%) Computer Science
8 81 (39.13%) Multithreading
9 76 (36.71%) Finance
10 73 (35.27%) C#
10 73 (35.27%) Python
11 63 (30.43%) Oracle
12 61 (29.47%) OO
13 55 (26.57%) XML
14 50 (24.15%) SQL
15 45 (21.74%) Retail
16 42 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
17 40 (19.32%) MS Excel
18 37 (17.87%) Windows
19 31 (14.98%) Mathematics
20 28 (13.53%) Web Services
21 26 (12.56%) Shell Script
21 26 (12.56%) Subversion
22 25 (12.08%) Maven
22 25 (12.08%) Microsoft
22 25 (12.08%) Ant
23 24 (11.59%) MS Office
23 24 (11.59%) SQL Server
24 23 (11.11%) XSLT
25 22 (10.63%) JSP

C
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 21 (10.14%) Tomcat
2 16 (7.73%) GlassFish
3 14 (6.76%) Tuxedo
4 12 (5.80%) MS Exchange
5 8 (3.86%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.90%) Lync
7 3 (1.45%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.97%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.97%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 40 (19.32%) MS Excel
2 24 (11.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.76%) DHCP
1 14 (6.76%) DNS
2 12 (5.80%) TCP/IP
2 12 (5.80%) VoIP
3 9 (4.35%) LAN
3 9 (4.35%) MPLS
4 8 (3.86%) PBX
4 8 (3.86%) WAN
4 8 (3.86%) Firewall
4 8 (3.86%) VLAN
5 6 (2.90%) ISDN
5 6 (2.90%) Internet
5 6 (2.90%) VPN
6 3 (1.45%) HTTP
6 3 (1.45%) RTP
7 2 (0.97%) Q.931
7 2 (0.97%) Wireless
7 2 (0.97%) IGMP
7 2 (0.97%) SNMP
7 2 (0.97%) RTCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.14%) MySQL
3 17 (8.21%) Relational Database
3 17 (8.21%) RDBMS
3 17 (8.21%) Informix
4 16 (7.73%) Hadoop
4 16 (7.73%) MongoDB
4 16 (7.73%) Apache Cassandra
4 16 (7.73%) NoSQL
4 16 (7.73%) BigTable
5 3 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.97%) OLTP
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (12.56%) Subversion
2 25 (12.08%) Maven
2 25 (12.08%) Ant
3 6 (2.90%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.42%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.93%) LabVIEW
5 4 (1.93%) JIRA
6 3 (1.45%) Hudson
7 2 (0.97%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.48%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.48%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.48%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.48%) Redmine
8 1 (0.48%) JUnit
General
1 76 (36.71%) Finance
2 45 (21.74%) Retail
3 20 (9.66%) Manufacturing
4 17 (8.21%) Games
4 17 (8.21%) Banking
5 8 (3.86%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.97%) Electronics
6 2 (0.97%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 77 (37.20%) Developer
2 63 (30.43%) Software Engineer
3 41 (19.81%) Java Developer
4 39 (18.84%) Java Software Engineer
5 34 (16.43%) Software Developer
6 31 (14.98%) Senior Software Engineer
7 26 (12.56%) Analyst
8 20 (9.66%) Programmer
9 19 (9.18%) Senior Developer
10 18 (8.70%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 17 (8.21%) Senior Java Developer
12 16 (7.73%) Java Software Developer
13 14 (6.76%) C Developer
14 12 (5.80%) C++ Developer
15 11 (5.31%) Consultant
16 9 (4.35%) Support Analyst
16 9 (4.35%) Technical Support
16 9 (4.35%) Junior
16 9 (4.35%) Analyst Programmer
17 8 (3.86%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (26.57%) XML
2 28 (13.53%) Web Services
3 23 (11.11%) XSLT
4 22 (10.63%) JSP
5 21 (10.14%) Servlets
5 21 (10.14%) Hibernate
5 21 (10.14%) Spring
5 21 (10.14%) JDBC
6 19 (9.18%) HTML
7 15 (7.25%) .NET
8 8 (3.86%) ASP.NET
9 4 (1.93%) GTK+
10 3 (1.45%) Velocity
10 3 (1.45%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (1.45%) COM
10 3 (1.45%) Middleware
11 2 (0.97%) .NET Framework
11 2 (0.97%) POSIX
11 2 (0.97%) J2EE
11 2 (0.97%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 84 (40.58%) Computer Science
2 42 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (14.98%) Mathematics
4 17 (8.21%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (2.90%) Handset
6 5 (2.42%) Firmware
7 4 (1.93%) Physics
8 3 (1.45%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.97%) EMV
9 2 (0.97%) User Experience
10 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.48%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.48%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.48%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 119 (57.49%) Linux
2 105 (50.72%) UNIX
3 37 (17.87%) Windows
4 19 (9.18%) AIX
4 19 (9.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (9.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (8.21%) HPUX
6 16 (7.73%) Apple iOS
6 16 (7.73%) Android
7 13 (6.28%) Windows Vista
8 12 (5.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (4.35%) Windows XP
10 6 (2.90%) VMS
11 5 (2.42%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.97%) uClinux
13 1 (0.48%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.48%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (43.00%) Software Engineering
2 81 (39.13%) Multithreading
3 61 (29.47%) OO
4 21 (10.14%) E-Commerce
5 18 (8.70%) ITIL
6 12 (5.80%) Mentoring
7 9 (4.35%) Time Management
8 8 (3.86%) Asset Management
8 8 (3.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (3.38%) Supplier Management
9 7 (3.38%) Operations Management
10 6 (2.90%) Information Security
10 6 (2.90%) Coaching
11 4 (1.93%) Automated Testing
11 4 (1.93%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (1.93%) Business Continuity
11 4 (1.93%) Project Management
12 3 (1.45%) Change Management
12 3 (1.45%) Release Management
12 3 (1.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 106 (51.21%) C++
2 97 (46.86%) Java
3 73 (35.27%) C#
3 73 (35.27%) Python
4 50 (24.15%) SQL
5 26 (12.56%) Shell Script
6 22 (10.63%) JavaScript
7 19 (9.18%) Perl
8 16 (7.73%) Objective-C
8 16 (7.73%) Scala
9 8 (3.86%) VB
10 5 (2.42%) VB6
11 4 (1.93%) VBScript
11 4 (1.93%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.45%) PHP
12 3 (1.45%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.97%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.97%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.48%) Lua
14 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 131 (63.29%) Degree
2 4 (1.93%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.48%) CCNA
4 1 (0.48%) CCDA
4 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.42%) QA
2 2 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (9.66%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.80%) Terminal Services
2 12 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.90%) VMware ESX
3 6 (2.90%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (0.97%) OpenView
Vendors
1 63 (30.43%) Oracle
2 25 (12.08%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.80%) VMware
4 8 (3.86%) HP
5 7 (3.38%) Perforce
6 6 (2.90%) CheckPoint
6 6 (2.90%) JBoss
7 5 (2.42%) Cisco
8 4 (1.93%) Fujitsu
9 3 (1.45%) CA
9 3 (1.45%) IBM
10 2 (0.97%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.48%) Foundry
11 1 (0.48%) Aruba
11 1 (0.48%) Sencha
11 1 (0.48%) Avaya
11 1 (0.48%) Juniper
11 1 (0.48%) Adobe
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
eRecruit Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Volaris Exec
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + management bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive (Negotiable)
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50-60k
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - shares, relocation, pension + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £23-27K per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volaris Exec
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 to £60000 per annum - Bonus, Shares, Health/Dental, Relocation
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
The Smart List
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 Depending on experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Very competitive upon experience + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Hertfordshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 19 days ago