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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 53 45 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing C 92 94 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.84% 4.57% 4.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.27% 8.10% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 68 88 107
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1113 1161 1551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.47% 56.41% 54.33%
Number of salaries quoted 926 961 1279
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +6 33 £45,000 +12.50% 4
St Albans +4 13 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Hertford - 11 £40,000 -
Hitchin - 4 - -
Stevenage -3 3 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Hemel Hempstead -13 3 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Hoddesdon - 2 £45,000 -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 124 (57.94%) Degree
2 123 (57.48%) Linux
3 111 (51.87%) UNIX
4 110 (51.40%) C++
5 99 (46.26%) Java
6 86 (40.19%) Software Engineering
7 83 (38.79%) Computer Science
8 81 (37.85%) Multithreading
9 77 (35.98%) Python
10 76 (35.51%) C#
11 75 (35.05%) Finance
12 69 (32.24%) Oracle
13 61 (28.50%) XML
14 56 (26.17%) OO
15 53 (24.77%) SQL
16 45 (21.03%) Retail
17 35 (16.36%) MS Excel
18 32 (14.95%) Windows
19 31 (14.49%) Mathematics
20 29 (13.55%) Web Services
21 26 (12.15%) SQL Server
21 26 (12.15%) Perl
22 25 (11.68%) Shell Script
23 23 (10.75%) Ant
23 23 (10.75%) Informix
23 23 (10.75%) Subversion
23 23 (10.75%) Maven
24 22 (10.28%) XSLT
25 21 (9.81%) HTML
25 21 (9.81%) Microsoft

C
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 16 (7.48%) Tomcat
2 14 (6.54%) Tuxedo
2 14 (6.54%) GlassFish
3 11 (5.14%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.80%) Lync
4 6 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (2.80%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.40%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.93%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.47%) CMS
7 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 35 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 18 (8.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.07%) DHCP
2 12 (5.61%) Firewall
3 11 (5.14%) DNS
4 10 (4.67%) TCP/IP
5 9 (4.21%) VoIP
6 8 (3.74%) LAN
6 8 (3.74%) PBX
6 8 (3.74%) VLAN
7 7 (3.27%) MPLS
8 6 (2.80%) ISDN
8 6 (2.80%) WAN
8 6 (2.80%) VPN
9 4 (1.87%) Internet
9 4 (1.87%) Network Security
10 3 (1.40%) HTTP
10 3 (1.40%) RTP
11 2 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.93%) Q.931
11 2 (0.93%) RTCP
11 2 (0.93%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.75%) Informix
3 20 (9.35%) MySQL
4 16 (7.48%) RDBMS
4 16 (7.48%) Relational Database
5 14 (6.54%) Hadoop
5 14 (6.54%) BigTable
5 14 (6.54%) MongoDB
5 14 (6.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (6.54%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.93%) OLTP
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (10.75%) Ant
1 23 (10.75%) Subversion
1 23 (10.75%) Maven
2 5 (2.34%) LabVIEW
3 3 (1.40%) JIRA
3 3 (1.40%) PowerBuilder
3 3 (1.40%) Hudson
3 3 (1.40%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.40%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.47%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.47%) ClearCase
General
1 75 (35.05%) Finance
2 45 (21.03%) Retail
3 18 (8.41%) Games
3 18 (8.41%) Manufacturing
4 16 (7.48%) Banking
5 7 (3.27%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.40%) Electronics
7 1 (0.47%) Marketing
7 1 (0.47%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 79 (36.92%) Developer
2 58 (27.10%) Software Engineer
3 42 (19.63%) Java Developer
4 36 (16.82%) Java Software Engineer
5 32 (14.95%) Analyst
6 30 (14.02%) Programmer
7 27 (12.62%) Software Developer
7 27 (12.62%) Senior Software Engineer
8 19 (8.88%) Senior Developer
9 18 (8.41%) Senior Java Developer
10 17 (7.94%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 15 (7.01%) C Developer
11 15 (7.01%) Analyst Programmer
12 12 (5.61%) Java Software Developer
13 11 (5.14%) Consultant
14 9 (4.21%) C++ Developer
14 9 (4.21%) Analyst Developer
14 9 (4.21%) Support Analyst
14 9 (4.21%) Technical Support
15 8 (3.74%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (28.50%) XML
2 29 (13.55%) Web Services
3 22 (10.28%) XSLT
4 21 (9.81%) HTML
5 20 (9.35%) JDBC
5 20 (9.35%) JSP
5 20 (9.35%) Servlets
5 20 (9.35%) Spring
5 20 (9.35%) Hibernate
6 19 (8.88%) .NET
7 9 (4.21%) Velocity
7 9 (4.21%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.34%) Middleware
9 3 (1.40%) WCF
9 3 (1.40%) COM
9 3 (1.40%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (0.93%) FreeSWITCH
10 2 (0.93%) Qt
10 2 (0.93%) HTML5
10 2 (0.93%) GTK+
Miscellaneous
1 83 (38.79%) Computer Science
2 31 (14.49%) Mathematics
3 16 (7.48%) Artificial Intelligence
4 10 (4.67%) Physics
5 6 (2.80%) Firmware
6 5 (2.34%) Handset
7 3 (1.40%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.93%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.93%) EMV
8 2 (0.93%) Smartcard
8 2 (0.93%) Robotics
9 1 (0.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.47%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.47%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.47%) Open Source
9 1 (0.47%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 123 (57.48%) Linux
2 111 (51.87%) UNIX
3 32 (14.95%) Windows
4 18 (8.41%) AIX
5 16 (7.48%) HPUX
6 15 (7.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (7.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (6.54%) Android
7 14 (6.54%) Apple iOS
8 11 (5.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (5.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (4.21%) Windows Vista
10 8 (3.74%) Windows XP
11 5 (2.34%) VMS
12 2 (0.93%) uClinux
12 2 (0.93%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.47%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.47%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (40.19%) Software Engineering
2 81 (37.85%) Multithreading
3 56 (26.17%) OO
4 19 (8.88%) E-Commerce
5 16 (7.48%) ITIL
6 8 (3.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (3.74%) Time Management
7 7 (3.27%) Operations Management
7 7 (3.27%) Supplier Management
7 7 (3.27%) Project Management
8 6 (2.80%) Asset Management
9 5 (2.34%) Business Continuity
9 5 (2.34%) Information Security
10 4 (1.87%) Embedded Software Development
10 4 (1.87%) Automated Testing
11 3 (1.40%) Release Management
11 3 (1.40%) Change Management
11 3 (1.40%) CRM
11 3 (1.40%) Change Control
11 3 (1.40%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 110 (51.40%) C++
2 99 (46.26%) Java
3 77 (35.98%) Python
4 76 (35.51%) C#
5 53 (24.77%) SQL
6 26 (12.15%) Perl
7 25 (11.68%) Shell Script
8 19 (8.88%) JavaScript
9 14 (6.54%) Objective-C
9 14 (6.54%) Scala
10 11 (5.14%) VB
11 7 (3.27%) VB6
11 7 (3.27%) VBScript
12 6 (2.80%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.87%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.87%) PHP
14 3 (1.40%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.40%) Embedded C++
14 3 (1.40%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.93%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 124 (57.94%) Degree
2 5 (2.34%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (0.93%) HNC
4 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.47%) CCDA
4 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.67%) QA
System Software
1 17 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (5.14%) Terminal Services
3 6 (2.80%) VMware ESX
4 5 (2.34%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 69 (32.24%) Oracle
2 21 (9.81%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.07%) VMware
4 11 (5.14%) Perforce
5 8 (3.74%) HP
6 7 (3.27%) Cisco
7 6 (2.80%) CheckPoint
8 5 (2.34%) Fujitsu
9 4 (1.87%) JBoss
9 4 (1.87%) IBM
10 3 (1.40%) CA
10 3 (1.40%) Juniper
10 3 (1.40%) Foundry
10 3 (1.40%) Aruba
11 2 (0.93%) NetApp
12 1 (0.47%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.47%) Adobe
12 1 (0.47%) Avaya
12 1 (0.47%) Sitecore
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-60,000 + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Limited
Salary: Market Rates + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £30k++
Posted: 2 days ago
Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £7,800 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Required IT
Salary: £18k + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
St. Albans
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £15000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Creative Personnel
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago