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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 71 64 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs citing C 77 83 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.58% 4.15% 4.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.18% 8.19% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 52 50 70
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £53,250 £50,000
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 Hertfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
941 1014 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 43.73% 50.70% 54.17%
Number of salaries quoted 808 764 857
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
Watford +8 29 £40,000 -5.88%
Hemel Hempstead -9 10 £53,100 - 4
Royston - 8 £68,750 -
Stevenage +1 7 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Borehamwood - 7 £32,000 - 2
Knebworth - 5 £37,500 -
Hoddesdon - 2 £30,500 -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 94 (52.51%) C++
1 94 (52.51%) Linux
2 67 (37.43%) Degree
3 64 (35.75%) Computer Science
4 60 (33.52%) Software Engineering
4 60 (33.52%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (32.40%) Java
6 51 (28.49%) SQL
6 51 (28.49%) .NET
7 47 (26.26%) XML
8 43 (24.02%) HTML
9 42 (23.46%) Finance
10 39 (21.79%) Unix
11 36 (20.11%) Windows
11 36 (20.11%) CSS
11 36 (20.11%) Perl
11 36 (20.11%) Web Services
12 31 (17.32%) Python
12 31 (17.32%) JavaScript
13 30 (16.76%) C#
14 27 (15.08%) Banking
14 27 (15.08%) Android
14 27 (15.08%) Apple iOS
15 25 (13.97%) Embedded C++
16 22 (12.29%) Embedded Linux
17 21 (11.73%) Electronics
17 21 (11.73%) Shell Script
18 20 (11.17%) Management Information System
18 20 (11.17%) PHP
18 20 (11.17%) Oracle

C
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 9 (5.03%) WebSphere
2 5 (2.79%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.23%) JBoss
3 4 (2.23%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.12%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.56%) Apache
5 1 (0.56%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.23%) IBM SmartCloud
2 2 (1.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.59%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.47%) VoIP
3 5 (2.79%) Internet
3 5 (2.79%) Network Security
3 5 (2.79%) Wireless
4 3 (1.68%) GSM
4 3 (1.68%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.68%) Wireshark
4 3 (1.68%) xDSL
5 2 (1.12%) Firewall
6 1 (0.56%) SSL
6 1 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.06%) Informix
2 14 (7.82%) Crystal Reports
3 12 (6.70%) RDBMS
3 12 (6.70%) Relational Database
4 10 (5.59%) MongoDB
4 10 (5.59%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.91%) MySQL
6 6 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (2.79%) Big Data
7 5 (2.79%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.68%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.56%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 10 (5.59%) LabVIEW
2 4 (2.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 42 (23.46%) Finance
2 27 (15.08%) Banking
3 21 (11.73%) Electronics
4 18 (10.06%) Arabic Language
4 18 (10.06%) Retail
4 18 (10.06%) Russian Language
5 11 (6.15%) Manufacturing
6 10 (5.59%) Military
6 10 (5.59%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.12%) Automotive
8 1 (0.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (29.05%) Software Engineer
2 46 (25.70%) Developer
3 22 (12.29%) Embedded Engineer
4 21 (11.73%) Programmer
5 19 (10.61%) C++ Software Engineer
6 18 (10.06%) C Programmer
6 18 (10.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 14 (7.82%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 14 (7.82%) Java Developer
8 13 (7.26%) Graduate
8 13 (7.26%) J2EE Developer
8 13 (7.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 12 (6.70%) C Software Engineer
9 12 (6.70%) Technical Specialist
10 11 (6.15%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 11 (6.15%) Information Security Engineer
10 11 (6.15%) Security Engineer
10 11 (6.15%) Web Developer
11 10 (5.59%) Applications Support
12 9 (5.03%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (28.49%) .NET
2 47 (26.26%) XML
3 43 (24.02%) HTML
4 36 (20.11%) CSS
4 36 (20.11%) Web Services
5 19 (10.61%) J2EE
6 14 (7.82%) Hibernate
6 14 (7.82%) JSP
6 14 (7.82%) Spring
7 11 (6.15%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.12%) jQuery
8 2 (1.12%) LESS
8 2 (1.12%) Sass
9 1 (0.56%) CORBA
9 1 (0.56%) CSS3
9 1 (0.56%) HTML5
9 1 (0.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 64 (35.75%) Computer Science
2 60 (33.52%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (11.17%) Management Information System
4 15 (8.38%) Mathematics
5 12 (6.70%) Embedded Systems
5 12 (6.70%) Fintech
6 11 (6.15%) CESG
6 11 (6.15%) Physics
7 5 (2.79%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.23%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.23%) Replication
9 3 (1.68%) PMI
10 2 (1.12%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (1.12%) ASIC
10 2 (1.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (1.12%) SystemC
10 2 (1.12%) Verilog
10 2 (1.12%) VHDL
11 1 (0.56%) Animation
11 1 (0.56%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 94 (52.51%) Linux
2 39 (21.79%) Unix
3 36 (20.11%) Windows
4 27 (15.08%) Android
4 27 (15.08%) Apple iOS
5 22 (12.29%) Embedded Linux
6 16 (8.94%) AIX
7 13 (7.26%) HPUX
8 2 (1.12%) FreeBSD
8 2 (1.12%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.56%) pSOS
9 1 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (33.52%) Software Engineering
2 20 (11.17%) Document Management
3 18 (10.06%) Presales
3 18 (10.06%) Product Management
4 14 (7.82%) Embedded Software Development
4 14 (7.82%) OO
4 14 (7.82%) Project Management
5 13 (7.26%) Software Testing
5 13 (7.26%) Validation
6 12 (6.70%) SDLC
7 11 (6.15%) Information Assurance
7 11 (6.15%) Information Security
7 11 (6.15%) Risk Management
8 9 (5.03%) Line Management
9 8 (4.47%) Android Development
9 8 (4.47%) iOS Development
9 8 (4.47%) Test Scripting
10 7 (3.91%) Analytics
10 7 (3.91%) ITIL
11 6 (3.35%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 94 (52.51%) C++
2 58 (32.40%) Java
3 51 (28.49%) SQL
4 36 (20.11%) Perl
5 31 (17.32%) JavaScript
5 31 (17.32%) Python
6 30 (16.76%) C#
7 25 (13.97%) Embedded C++
8 21 (11.73%) Shell Script
9 20 (11.17%) PHP
10 18 (10.06%) Embedded C
11 14 (7.82%) T-SQL
12 10 (5.59%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.12%) Tcl
14 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.56%) Delphi
14 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 67 (37.43%) Degree
2 19 (10.61%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.15%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.03%) PhD
5 4 (2.23%) CEH
5 4 (2.23%) CISA
5 4 (2.23%) CISSP
5 4 (2.23%) GCIA
5 4 (2.23%) GCIH
6 3 (1.68%) MBA
6 3 (1.68%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.56%) CCNA
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.56%) CNA
7 1 (0.56%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.56%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.68%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (1.68%) QRadar
Vendors
1 20 (11.17%) Oracle
2 8 (4.47%) Apple
3 7 (3.91%) Intel
4 4 (2.23%) IBM
5 3 (1.68%) ArcSight
5 3 (1.68%) HP
5 3 (1.68%) LogRhythm
5 3 (1.68%) McAfee
5 3 (1.68%) SAP
5 3 (1.68%) SolarWinds
5 3 (1.68%) Splunk
5 3 (1.68%) Trustwave
6 2 (1.12%) Altera
6 2 (1.12%) Aruba
6 2 (1.12%) Cadence
6 2 (1.12%) Google
6 2 (1.12%) Lattice Semiconductor
6 2 (1.12%) Mentor Graphics
6 2 (1.12%) Synopsys
6 2 (1.12%) Xilinx
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