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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 51 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing C 109 95 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.59% 4.02% 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.94% 8.67% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 96 70 86
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £40,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £50,000 £57,500
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
1219 1096 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 51.37% 46.38% 56.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1088 905 955
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 2015. 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 +14 66 £40,000 -13.51% 5
Borehamwood - 21 £28,000 -
Royston - 4 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +5 3 £35,500 -16.47% 2
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £59,250 -
Hoddesdon -5 2 £31,000 -31.11%
Potters Bar - 2 £52,500 -
Stevenage +8 1 £58,500 +26.48% 3
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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.

1 119 (60.10%) C++
2 114 (57.58%) Linux
3 69 (34.85%) Software Engineering
4 66 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 63 (31.82%) Finance
6 62 (31.31%) Degree
7 61 (30.81%) Windows
8 58 (29.29%) Analytical Skills
9 57 (28.79%) Java
10 49 (24.75%) UNIX
11 48 (24.24%) Python
12 41 (20.71%) HTML
13 32 (16.16%) Mathematics
13 32 (16.16%) LabVIEW
14 31 (15.66%) Perl
15 29 (14.65%) JavaScript
15 29 (14.65%) Shell Script
16 27 (13.64%) XML
17 26 (13.13%) C#
17 26 (13.13%) CSS
17 26 (13.13%) Oracle
17 26 (13.13%) TCP/IP
17 26 (13.13%) Retail
18 24 (12.12%) Banking
19 23 (11.62%) PhD
19 23 (11.62%) .NET
19 23 (11.62%) SQL
20 22 (11.11%) Firmware
20 22 (11.11%) Relational Database
21 21 (10.61%) AIX

C
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 (8.08%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.01%) IIS
4 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.51%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.58%) MS Office
3 4 (2.02%) MS Project
4 2 (1.01%) Simulink
5 1 (0.51%) Stateflow
5 1 (0.51%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.51%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.51%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (6.57%) Office 365
2 13 (6.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.13%) TCP/IP
2 14 (7.07%) DHCP
3 13 (6.57%) VPN
3 13 (6.57%) DNS
4 9 (4.55%) VoIP
5 7 (3.54%) Internet
5 7 (3.54%) Wireless
6 5 (2.53%) Ethernet
7 4 (2.02%) Firewall
8 3 (1.52%) Network Security
9 2 (1.01%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.01%) WAN
9 2 (1.01%) SAN
10 1 (0.51%) CTI
10 1 (0.51%) RTCP
10 1 (0.51%) RTP
10 1 (0.51%) Q.931
10 1 (0.51%) WCDMA
10 1 (0.51%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 21 (10.61%) RDBMS
3 14 (7.07%) Informix
4 8 (4.04%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (2.53%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.53%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.02%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.01%) CorVu
8 2 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.51%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 32 (16.16%) LabVIEW
2 4 (2.02%) Gradle
2 4 (2.02%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.02%) Ant
2 4 (2.02%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.02%) Maven
2 4 (2.02%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.52%) Xcode
4 1 (0.51%) GCC
4 1 (0.51%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.51%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.51%) ClearQuest
General
1 63 (31.82%) Finance
2 26 (13.13%) Retail
3 24 (12.12%) Banking
4 13 (6.57%) Marketing
4 13 (6.57%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.54%) Arabic Language
5 7 (3.54%) Russian Language
6 5 (2.53%) Electronics
7 3 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.52%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.52%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 67 (33.84%) Developer
2 59 (29.80%) Software Engineer
3 28 (14.14%) C++ Software Engineer
4 25 (12.63%) Programmer
5 22 (11.11%) Analyst
6 19 (9.60%) C Programmer
6 19 (9.60%) C Software Engineer
7 18 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 14 (7.07%) Support Analyst
9 13 (6.57%) Java Developer
9 13 (6.57%) Software Developer
10 12 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
11 10 (5.05%) Support Engineer
11 10 (5.05%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 10 (5.05%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 9 (4.55%) C++ Developer
12 9 (4.55%) C Developer
13 8 (4.04%) QA Engineer
13 8 (4.04%) Graduate
14 7 (3.54%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (20.71%) HTML
2 27 (13.64%) XML
3 26 (13.13%) CSS
4 23 (11.62%) .NET
5 14 (7.07%) Web Services
6 11 (5.56%) CSS3
6 11 (5.56%) HTML5
7 10 (5.05%) WebSockets
8 9 (4.55%) J2EE
9 8 (4.04%) Regular Expression
10 5 (2.53%) Spring
10 5 (2.53%) JSP
10 5 (2.53%) Hibernate
11 3 (1.52%) Cocoa
11 3 (1.52%) Cocoa Touch
12 2 (1.01%) ODBC
12 2 (1.01%) POSIX
13 1 (0.51%) LAMP
13 1 (0.51%) MFC
13 1 (0.51%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 66 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 58 (29.29%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (16.16%) Mathematics
4 15 (7.58%) Data Centre
5 14 (7.07%) Handset
6 13 (6.57%) Physics
7 5 (2.53%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (2.02%) Machine to Machine
8 4 (2.02%) Chemistry
8 4 (2.02%) PMI
9 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.52%) Contract for Difference
9 3 (1.52%) Spread Betting
10 2 (1.01%) Robotics
10 2 (1.01%) Verilog
10 2 (1.01%) Social Media
10 2 (1.01%) SystemC
10 2 (1.01%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.01%) Replication
10 2 (1.01%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 114 (57.58%) Linux
2 61 (30.81%) Windows
3 49 (24.75%) UNIX
4 21 (10.61%) AIX
4 21 (10.61%) HPUX
5 18 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
5 18 (9.09%) Android
6 16 (8.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (8.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (7.07%) Apple iOS
8 13 (6.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (6.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.01%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.51%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.51%) uClinux
10 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (34.85%) Software Engineering
2 18 (9.09%) SDLC
3 14 (7.07%) Mentoring
3 14 (7.07%) OO
4 13 (6.57%) ITIL
4 13 (6.57%) Information Security
5 11 (5.56%) Signal Processing
6 10 (5.05%) Embedded Software Development
6 10 (5.05%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (5.05%) Software Testing
7 9 (4.55%) Document Management
7 9 (4.55%) Web Development
8 8 (4.04%) Technical Analysis
9 7 (3.54%) Product Management
10 6 (3.03%) Manual Testing
10 6 (3.03%) CRM
10 6 (3.03%) Project Management
11 5 (2.53%) UML
11 5 (2.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (2.53%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (60.10%) C++
2 57 (28.79%) Java
3 48 (24.24%) Python
4 31 (15.66%) Perl
5 29 (14.65%) JavaScript
5 29 (14.65%) Shell Script
6 26 (13.13%) C#
7 23 (11.62%) SQL
8 17 (8.59%) PHP
9 15 (7.58%) Embedded C
10 12 (6.06%) Embedded C++
11 8 (4.04%) VB
11 8 (4.04%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.53%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.02%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.01%) Assembly Language
14 2 (1.01%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.51%) Ada
15 1 (0.51%) Fortran
15 1 (0.51%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 62 (31.31%) Degree
2 23 (11.62%) PhD
3 15 (7.58%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.02%) PMP
4 4 (2.02%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.02%) ISEB
5 2 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.01%) CNA
5 2 (1.01%) Novell Certification
5 2 (1.01%) CCNA
5 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.51%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (11.11%) Firmware
2 17 (8.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.07%) Active Directory
4 13 (6.57%) Terminal Services
4 13 (6.57%) VMware Workstation
4 13 (6.57%) vSphere
4 13 (6.57%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.03%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.52%) SRDF
7 2 (1.01%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (1.01%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) SnapMirror
1 2 (1.01%) SnapVault
2 1 (0.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 26 (13.13%) Oracle
2 20 (10.10%) Microsoft
3 17 (8.59%) VMware
4 11 (5.56%) Intel
5 7 (3.54%) Cisco
6 5 (2.53%) HP
7 3 (1.52%) Brocade
8 2 (1.01%) EMC
8 2 (1.01%) Avaya
8 2 (1.01%) NetApp
8 2 (1.01%) 3PAR
9 1 (0.51%) Cadence
9 1 (0.51%) Sage
9 1 (0.51%) Symantec
9 1 (0.51%) Genesys
9 1 (0.51%) Dell
9 1 (0.51%) Adobe
9 1 (0.51%) Sybase
9 1 (0.51%) Xilinx
9 1 (0.51%) Mentor Graphics
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Rubicon Consulting
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Close to borders of Cambridgeshire Essex...
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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