The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 47 60 68
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs citing C 95 104 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.69% 4.28% 3.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.93% 8.94% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63 74 86
Median salary £40,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £52,500 £52,500
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 Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
869 1163 1311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 42.91% 47.90% 49.73%
Number of salaries quoted 739 978 1099
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 July 2016.

C Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

C
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Hemel Hempstead +23 23 £37,500 -21.87%
Watford +3 22 £40,000 - 1
Borehamwood +8 12 £36,000 +28.57% 2
Kings Langley - 8 £45,000 -
Cheshunt 0 5 £55,000 +111.53%
Hertford - 5 £32,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +5 4 £39,500 -27.18% 1
St Albans - 4 £47,500 -
Royston +3 1 - -
Hoddesdon - 1 £31,000 -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for C.

1 123 (63.40%) C++
2 87 (44.85%) Software Engineering
3 72 (37.11%) Degree
4 61 (31.44%) Linux
4 61 (31.44%) Computer Science
5 43 (22.16%) Java
6 34 (17.53%) Project Management
6 34 (17.53%) Electronics
6 34 (17.53%) Algorithms
7 33 (17.01%) Python
8 32 (16.49%) LabVIEW
9 30 (15.46%) Telecoms
9 30 (15.46%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (14.95%) Web Services
11 28 (14.43%) .NET
11 28 (14.43%) SDLC
12 27 (13.92%) Mathematics
13 26 (13.40%) Software Testing
13 26 (13.40%) Perl
13 26 (13.40%) SQL
14 25 (12.89%) XML
15 24 (12.37%) SC Cleared
15 24 (12.37%) Security Cleared
16 23 (11.86%) PhD
16 23 (11.86%) MATLAB
17 22 (11.34%) C#
18 21 (10.82%) Windows
18 21 (10.82%) Embedded C++
18 21 (10.82%) OpenCL
19 20 (10.31%) Image Processing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (3.61%) MS Exchange
1 7 (3.61%) WebSphere
2 5 (2.58%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (1.55%) JBoss
3 3 (1.55%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.03%) Apache
4 2 (1.03%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.52%) IIS
5 1 (0.52%) SAS
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.58%) MS Office
3 3 (1.55%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.58%) Office 365
1 5 (2.58%) PaaS
2 1 (0.52%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.19%) VoIP
2 9 (4.64%) Firewall
3 7 (3.61%) HTTP
4 6 (3.09%) LAN
4 6 (3.09%) MPLS
4 6 (3.09%) WAN
5 5 (2.58%) DHCP
5 5 (2.58%) DNS
5 5 (2.58%) Internet
5 5 (2.58%) ISDN
5 5 (2.58%) PBX
5 5 (2.58%) Remote Desktop
5 5 (2.58%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.58%) VLAN
5 5 (2.58%) VPN
5 5 (2.58%) Wireshark
6 4 (2.06%) Wireless
7 3 (1.55%) GSM
7 3 (1.55%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (1.55%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.12%) Informix
2 5 (2.58%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.55%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.55%) MySQL
3 3 (1.55%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.55%) Redis
4 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (16.49%) LabVIEW
2 17 (8.76%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.58%) LoadRunner
3 5 (2.58%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (2.06%) yacc
5 3 (1.55%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.55%) Subversion
6 1 (0.52%) Appium
6 1 (0.52%) Calabash
6 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (17.53%) Electronics
2 30 (15.46%) Telecoms
3 18 (9.28%) Retail
4 15 (7.73%) Games
5 12 (6.19%) Military
6 11 (5.67%) Manufacturing
7 10 (5.15%) Finance
8 8 (4.12%) Arabic Language
8 8 (4.12%) Russian Language
9 6 (3.09%) Banking
9 6 (3.09%) Marketing
10 2 (1.03%) Aerospace
10 2 (1.03%) Automotive
11 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 71 (36.60%) Software Engineer
2 46 (23.71%) C++ Software Engineer
3 39 (20.10%) Developer
4 31 (15.98%) C Software Engineer
5 29 (14.95%) Embedded Engineer
6 28 (14.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 27 (13.92%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 21 (10.82%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 21 (10.82%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 18 (9.28%) Graduate
10 14 (7.22%) Analyst
11 11 (5.67%) Consultant
11 11 (5.67%) Software Developer
12 10 (5.15%) Linux Engineer
13 9 (4.64%) C++ Developer
13 9 (4.64%) Design Engineer
13 9 (4.64%) Information Security Engineer
13 9 (4.64%) Security Engineer
14 7 (3.61%) Embedded Linux Engineer
14 7 (3.61%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (14.95%) Web Services
2 28 (14.43%) .NET
3 25 (12.89%) XML
4 21 (10.82%) OpenCL
5 20 (10.31%) CSS
6 19 (9.79%) HTML
7 13 (6.70%) J2EE
8 11 (5.67%) ASP.NET
9 8 (4.12%) DirectX
10 7 (3.61%) OpenGL
11 6 (3.09%) CSS3
11 6 (3.09%) HTML5
11 6 (3.09%) jQuery
11 6 (3.09%) LLVM
11 6 (3.09%) OpenGL ES
12 5 (2.58%) AngularJS
13 4 (2.06%) Renderscript
14 3 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (1.55%) LESS
14 3 (1.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 61 (31.44%) Computer Science
2 34 (17.53%) Algorithms
3 30 (15.46%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (13.92%) Mathematics
5 15 (7.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 14 (7.22%) Management Information System
7 12 (6.19%) Data Centre
8 11 (5.67%) Physics
9 9 (4.64%) CESG
9 9 (4.64%) VHDL
10 7 (3.61%) 3D Graphics
10 7 (3.61%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (3.09%) CUDA
11 6 (3.09%) SystemC
12 5 (2.58%) ASIC
12 5 (2.58%) Device Driver
12 5 (2.58%) NHS
13 4 (2.06%) Verilog
14 3 (1.55%) PMI
15 2 (1.03%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 61 (31.44%) Linux
2 21 (10.82%) Windows
3 20 (10.31%) Unix
4 16 (8.25%) Android
5 12 (6.19%) Apple iOS
6 10 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (4.64%) Windows Server
8 8 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (3.09%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (2.58%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.03%) OpenWrt
13 1 (0.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (44.85%) Software Engineering
2 34 (17.53%) Project Management
3 28 (14.43%) SDLC
4 26 (13.40%) Software Testing
5 20 (10.31%) Image Processing
6 19 (9.79%) Line Management
7 18 (9.28%) Automated Testing
8 17 (8.76%) Information Security
9 15 (7.73%) Risk Management
9 15 (7.73%) Validation
10 14 (7.22%) Time Management
11 12 (6.19%) Information Assurance
11 12 (6.19%) Product Management
12 11 (5.67%) ITIL
12 11 (5.67%) OO
12 11 (5.67%) Presales
13 10 (5.15%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (4.64%) Signal Processing
14 9 (4.64%) Web Development
15 8 (4.12%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 123 (63.40%) C++
2 43 (22.16%) Java
3 33 (17.01%) Python
4 26 (13.40%) Perl
4 26 (13.40%) SQL
5 23 (11.86%) MATLAB
6 22 (11.34%) C#
7 21 (10.82%) Embedded C++
8 17 (8.76%) Embedded C
9 16 (8.25%) JavaScript
10 14 (7.22%) PHP
11 12 (6.19%) Assembly Language
12 8 (4.12%) Shell Script
13 6 (3.09%) VB
13 6 (3.09%) VB.NET
14 5 (2.58%) ANSI C
15 3 (1.55%) Tcl
16 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 72 (37.11%) Degree
2 24 (12.37%) SC Cleared
2 24 (12.37%) Security Cleared
3 23 (11.86%) PhD
4 8 (4.12%) CISSP
5 7 (3.61%) CESG Certified Professional
6 6 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.09%) CISM
6 6 (3.09%) ISEB
7 5 (2.58%) CCNA
7 5 (2.58%) CCNP
7 5 (2.58%) CEH
7 5 (2.58%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (2.58%) HP ASE
7 5 (2.58%) MCSE
7 5 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.58%) SANS
7 5 (2.58%) Security+ Certification
8 3 (1.55%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.03%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.22%) QA
2 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.52%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.52%) MISRA
3 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.52%) RMADS
System Software
1 9 (4.64%) Firmware
2 5 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.58%) Terminal Services
2 5 (2.58%) VMware ESX
2 5 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.58%) Nessus
1 5 (2.58%) QRadar
1 5 (2.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (7.22%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.15%) HP
3 8 (4.12%) SAP
4 7 (3.61%) Cadence
4 7 (3.61%) IBM
4 7 (3.61%) Oracle
5 5 (2.58%) ArcSight
5 5 (2.58%) CheckPoint
5 5 (2.58%) Citrix
5 5 (2.58%) Red Hat
5 5 (2.58%) SolarWinds
5 5 (2.58%) Splunk
5 5 (2.58%) Symantec
5 5 (2.58%) Synopsys
5 5 (2.58%) VMware
6 3 (1.55%) Sage
7 2 (1.03%) Avaya
7 2 (1.03%) Intel
7 2 (1.03%) Perforce
7 2 (1.03%) Rockwell
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £34,000 to £38,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
LV
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Corvus
Posted: 6 days ago