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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 59 40 52
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Permanent jobs citing C 91 104 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.84% 5.49% 4.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.15% 9.70% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 61 81 112
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1116 1072 1693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 47.09% 56.63% 55.40%
Number of salaries quoted 875 875 1469
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
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 19 December 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 December 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
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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
Hemel Hempstead +3 18 £40,000 +66.66% 2
St Albans -11 17 £50,000 -
Watford -15 17 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Hertford +3 7 £52,500 +5.00%
Hitchin - 7 - -
Stevenage +4 5 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Hoddesdon +3 1 £31,000 +12.72%
Welwyn Garden City -11 1 £32,500 -35.00%
Letchworth - 1 £55,000 -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 123 (62.44%) Linux
2 122 (61.93%) Degree
3 108 (54.82%) C++
4 99 (50.25%) Java
5 93 (47.21%) Software Engineering
6 90 (45.69%) UNIX
7 79 (40.10%) Computer Science
8 74 (37.56%) Multithreading
9 70 (35.53%) Finance
10 69 (35.03%) C#
11 64 (32.49%) OO
12 59 (29.95%) Python
13 52 (26.40%) Algorithms
14 46 (23.35%) Windows
15 41 (20.81%) Retail
16 38 (19.29%) Analytical Skills
17 36 (18.27%) Oracle
18 35 (17.77%) Banking
19 32 (16.24%) MS Excel
20 31 (15.74%) Microsoft
20 31 (15.74%) XML
21 30 (15.23%) Mathematics
21 30 (15.23%) SQL
22 29 (14.72%) Apple iOS
22 29 (14.72%) Android
23 26 (13.20%) JavaScript
24 24 (12.18%) MS Office
25 23 (11.68%) SQL Server
25 23 (11.68%) Subversion
25 23 (11.68%) Tomcat

C
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 23 (11.68%) Tomcat
2 18 (9.14%) GlassFish
3 15 (7.61%) WebSphere
4 12 (6.09%) MS Exchange
5 7 (3.55%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (3.05%) JBoss
6 6 (3.05%) Lync
7 5 (2.54%) Tuxedo
8 4 (2.03%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.02%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.02%) Confluence
9 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.51%) MQSeries
Applications
1 32 (16.24%) MS Excel
2 24 (12.18%) MS Office
3 2 (1.02%) Simulink
3 2 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.51%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.11%) VoIP
1 14 (7.11%) DHCP
1 14 (7.11%) TCP/IP
1 14 (7.11%) DNS
2 10 (5.08%) MPLS
3 9 (4.57%) LAN
4 8 (4.06%) PBX
4 8 (4.06%) WAN
4 8 (4.06%) Internet
4 8 (4.06%) Firewall
4 8 (4.06%) VLAN
5 7 (3.55%) VPN
6 6 (3.05%) IPv4
6 6 (3.05%) ISDN
7 3 (1.52%) HTTP
7 3 (1.52%) RTP
8 2 (1.02%) Q.931
8 2 (1.02%) RTCP
8 2 (1.02%) Wireless
8 2 (1.02%) IGMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.68%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.14%) Hadoop
2 18 (9.14%) MongoDB
2 18 (9.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 18 (9.14%) NoSQL
2 18 (9.14%) BigTable
3 17 (8.63%) Relational Database
4 16 (8.12%) RDBMS
5 12 (6.09%) MySQL
6 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.03%) Informix
8 3 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.02%) OLTP
10 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.51%) DB2
10 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 23 (11.68%) Subversion
2 22 (11.17%) Maven
3 16 (8.12%) Ant
4 6 (3.05%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.05%) SoapUI
5 5 (2.54%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.54%) JIRA
6 4 (2.03%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.03%) Android Studio
7 3 (1.52%) Hudson
8 2 (1.02%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.51%) Redmine
9 1 (0.51%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.51%) JUnit
9 1 (0.51%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 70 (35.53%) Finance
2 41 (20.81%) Retail
3 35 (17.77%) Banking
4 21 (10.66%) Manufacturing
5 20 (10.15%) Games
6 14 (7.11%) Marketing
7 8 (4.06%) Telecoms
8 6 (3.05%) Financial Institution
9 4 (2.03%) Electronics
10 3 (1.52%) Arabic Language
10 3 (1.52%) Russian Language
11 2 (1.02%) Local Government
11 2 (1.02%) Aerospace
11 2 (1.02%) Automotive
12 1 (0.51%) Military
12 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 93 (47.21%) Developer
2 70 (35.53%) Software Engineer
3 60 (30.46%) Software Developer
4 50 (25.38%) Java Developer
5 38 (19.29%) Senior Developer
6 32 (16.24%) Java Software Engineer
6 32 (16.24%) Java Software Developer
7 31 (15.74%) Senior Software Engineer
8 29 (14.72%) Senior Java Developer
9 26 (13.20%) Senior Software Developer
10 19 (9.64%) Senior Java Software Developer
10 19 (9.64%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 13 (6.60%) C++ Developer
12 12 (6.09%) Analyst
13 10 (5.08%) Junior
13 10 (5.08%) Consultant
13 10 (5.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 9 (4.57%) Technical Support
15 8 (4.06%) Administrator
15 8 (4.06%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (15.74%) XML
2 19 (9.64%) Web Services
2 19 (9.64%) JSP
2 19 (9.64%) Spring
3 18 (9.14%) XSLT
3 18 (9.14%) Hibernate
3 18 (9.14%) Servlets
3 18 (9.14%) JDBC
4 15 (7.61%) .NET
5 12 (6.09%) HTML
6 9 (4.57%) jQuery
7 8 (4.06%) RESTful
8 7 (3.55%) HTML5
8 7 (3.55%) ASP.NET
9 6 (3.05%) EJB
9 6 (3.05%) SOAP
9 6 (3.05%) Struts
9 6 (3.05%) XSD
9 6 (3.05%) DOM
9 6 (3.05%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 79 (40.10%) Computer Science
2 52 (26.40%) Algorithms
3 38 (19.29%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (15.23%) Mathematics
5 20 (10.15%) Artificial Intelligence
6 14 (7.11%) Management Information System
7 8 (4.06%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (3.55%) Client/Server
9 6 (3.05%) Handset
10 3 (1.52%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.52%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.02%) EMV
11 2 (1.02%) Robotics
11 2 (1.02%) User Experience
12 1 (0.51%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.51%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.51%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.51%) Machine to Machine
12 1 (0.51%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 123 (62.44%) Linux
2 90 (45.69%) UNIX
3 46 (23.35%) Windows
4 29 (14.72%) Android
4 29 (14.72%) Apple iOS
5 21 (10.66%) AIX
6 19 (9.64%) HPUX
6 19 (9.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (9.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (6.60%) Windows Vista
8 12 (6.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (6.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (4.57%) Windows XP
10 7 (3.55%) Solaris
10 7 (3.55%) Embedded Linux
11 6 (3.05%) VMS
12 4 (2.03%) Windows Phone
13 3 (1.52%) VxWorks
14 2 (1.02%) uClinux
15 1 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (47.21%) Software Engineering
2 74 (37.56%) Multithreading
3 64 (32.49%) OO
4 21 (10.66%) E-Commerce
5 19 (9.64%) Product Management
6 14 (7.11%) Technical Analysis
6 14 (7.11%) ITIL
6 14 (7.11%) Strategic Planning
6 14 (7.11%) Business Development
7 12 (6.09%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (6.09%) Mentoring
8 9 (4.57%) Time Management
9 8 (4.06%) Asset Management
10 7 (3.55%) Release Management
10 7 (3.55%) Waterfall
11 6 (3.05%) Test Automation
11 6 (3.05%) Coaching
11 6 (3.05%) Information Security
11 6 (3.05%) Document Management
11 6 (3.05%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 108 (54.82%) C++
2 99 (50.25%) Java
3 69 (35.03%) C#
4 59 (29.95%) Python
5 30 (15.23%) SQL
6 26 (13.20%) JavaScript
7 19 (9.64%) Shell Script
7 19 (9.64%) Objective-C
8 18 (9.14%) Scala
9 12 (6.09%) Embedded C
10 8 (4.06%) Perl
11 6 (3.05%) Assembly Language
11 6 (3.05%) XPath
12 5 (2.54%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.03%) VB6
13 4 (2.03%) Embedded C++
13 4 (2.03%) PHP
13 4 (2.03%) VB
14 3 (1.52%) Ada
15 1 (0.51%) Lua
Qualifications
1 122 (61.93%) Degree
2 6 (3.05%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.51%) CCNA
4 1 (0.51%) CCDA
4 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.12%) QA
2 3 (1.52%) SLA
3 2 (1.02%) IEC 61508
3 2 (1.02%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.51%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 20 (10.15%) Active Directory
2 18 (9.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.11%) Firmware
4 12 (6.09%) Terminal Services
5 6 (3.05%) VMware ESX
5 6 (3.05%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (3.05%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (1.02%) OpenView
Vendors
1 36 (18.27%) Oracle
2 31 (15.74%) Microsoft
3 18 (9.14%) VMware
4 7 (3.55%) HP
5 6 (3.05%) CheckPoint
6 4 (2.03%) Cisco
7 3 (1.52%) CA
8 2 (1.02%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.02%) Adobe
9 1 (0.51%) Juniper
9 1 (0.51%) IBM
9 1 (0.51%) Cognos
9 1 (0.51%) Foundry
9 1 (0.51%) Aruba
9 1 (0.51%) Sencha
9 1 (0.51%) TIBCO
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