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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 39 74 49
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -25
Permanent jobs citing C 114 89 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.55% 3.85% 4.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.67% 8.04% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 82 57 96
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
834 1107 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 40.60% 47.90% 52.91%
Number of salaries quoted 699 905 1121
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,421 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.26%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +35 31 £40,000 -13.04%
Watford +2 19 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Borehamwood +11 17 £34,000 +23.63% 1
Hertford - 12 £60,000 - 1
Kings Langley - 8 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +11 4 £39,500 -24.76%
Stevenage -2 4 £30,000 -25.00%
St Albans - 2 £53,750 -
Royston 0 1 - -
Cheshunt 0 1 £55,000 +111.53% 1
Hoddesdon -2 1 £31,000 -25.30%
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 128 (64.00%) C++
2 90 (45.00%) Software Engineering
3 78 (39.00%) Degree
4 66 (33.00%) Linux
4 66 (33.00%) Computer Science
5 48 (24.00%) Java
6 36 (18.00%) Electronics
6 36 (18.00%) Project Management
7 34 (17.00%) XML
7 34 (17.00%) Analytical Skills
8 33 (16.50%) Web Services
9 32 (16.00%) .NET
9 32 (16.00%) Algorithms
10 29 (14.50%) Telecoms
10 29 (14.50%) Perl
10 29 (14.50%) SDLC
11 28 (14.00%) SQL
11 28 (14.00%) Python
11 28 (14.00%) LabVIEW
12 27 (13.50%) Embedded C++
12 27 (13.50%) Software Testing
12 27 (13.50%) SC Cleared
12 27 (13.50%) Security Cleared
13 26 (13.00%) CSS
14 25 (12.50%) HTML
14 25 (12.50%) Android
15 24 (12.00%) Mathematics
16 23 (11.50%) Windows
16 23 (11.50%) PhD
16 23 (11.50%) Embedded C

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 10 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.00%) JBoss
4 3 (1.50%) Apache
4 3 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.00%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.00%) Tuxedo
5 2 (1.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.50%) IIS
6 1 (0.50%) SAS
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.50%) MS Office
3 3 (1.50%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.00%) IBM SmartCloud
1 2 (1.00%) Office 365
1 2 (1.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.00%) VoIP
2 7 (3.50%) HTTP
3 6 (3.00%) Firewall
3 6 (3.00%) Internet
3 6 (3.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.00%) Wireless
5 3 (1.50%) GSM
5 3 (1.50%) LAN
5 3 (1.50%) MPLS
5 3 (1.50%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (1.50%) WAN
5 3 (1.50%) xDSL
6 2 (1.00%) DHCP
6 2 (1.00%) DNS
6 2 (1.00%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.00%) ISDN
6 2 (1.00%) PBX
6 2 (1.00%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (1.00%) VLAN
6 2 (1.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.00%) Informix
2 5 (2.50%) Data Mining
2 5 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.50%) MySQL
4 1 (0.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.50%) Redis
4 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (14.00%) LabVIEW
2 15 (7.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.50%) LoadRunner
3 5 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (2.00%) yacc
5 3 (1.50%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.50%) Subversion
6 1 (0.50%) Appium
6 1 (0.50%) Calabash
6 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (18.00%) Electronics
2 29 (14.50%) Telecoms
3 19 (9.50%) Retail
4 15 (7.50%) Military
5 14 (7.00%) Manufacturing
6 13 (6.50%) Games
7 12 (6.00%) Arabic Language
7 12 (6.00%) Russian Language
8 10 (5.00%) Banking
9 9 (4.50%) Finance
10 6 (3.00%) Marketing
11 3 (1.50%) Automotive
12 2 (1.00%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 76 (38.00%) Software Engineer
2 45 (22.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 36 (18.00%) Developer
4 32 (16.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 31 (15.50%) C Software Engineer
6 30 (15.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 26 (13.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 23 (11.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 22 (11.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 15 (7.50%) Graduate
11 12 (6.00%) Information Security Engineer
11 12 (6.00%) Security Engineer
12 11 (5.50%) Analyst
12 11 (5.50%) Consultant
13 10 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
13 10 (5.00%) Software Developer
14 9 (4.50%) Applications Support
14 9 (4.50%) C++ Developer
15 8 (4.00%) Design Engineer
15 8 (4.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (17.00%) XML
2 33 (16.50%) Web Services
3 32 (16.00%) .NET
4 26 (13.00%) CSS
5 25 (12.50%) HTML
6 19 (9.50%) OpenCL
7 15 (7.50%) J2EE
8 11 (5.50%) ASP.NET
9 8 (4.00%) DirectX
10 7 (3.50%) OpenGL
11 6 (3.00%) CSS3
11 6 (3.00%) HTML5
11 6 (3.00%) jQuery
11 6 (3.00%) LLVM
11 6 (3.00%) OpenGL ES
12 4 (2.00%) Renderscript
12 4 (2.00%) SOAP
13 3 (1.50%) LESS
13 3 (1.50%) Middleware
13 3 (1.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 66 (33.00%) Computer Science
2 34 (17.00%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (16.00%) Algorithms
4 24 (12.00%) Mathematics
5 18 (9.00%) Management Information System
6 13 (6.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 12 (6.00%) CESG
7 12 (6.00%) Embedded Systems
8 11 (5.50%) Physics
9 9 (4.50%) Data Centre
10 8 (4.00%) VHDL
11 7 (3.50%) 3D Graphics
12 6 (3.00%) CUDA
12 6 (3.00%) SystemC
13 5 (2.50%) ASIC
13 5 (2.50%) Device Driver
13 5 (2.50%) NHS
14 4 (2.00%) PMI
15 3 (1.50%) Verilog
16 2 (1.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 66 (33.00%) Linux
2 25 (12.50%) Android
3 23 (11.50%) Windows
4 21 (10.50%) Apple iOS
5 19 (9.50%) Unix
6 11 (5.50%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.00%) Windows Server
9 5 (2.50%) Mac OS X
9 5 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.00%) AIX
11 2 (1.00%) OpenWrt
11 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.50%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.50%) HPUX
12 1 (0.50%) pSOS
12 1 (0.50%) Solaris
12 1 (0.50%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (45.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (18.00%) Project Management
3 29 (14.50%) SDLC
4 27 (13.50%) Software Testing
5 21 (10.50%) Line Management
6 19 (9.50%) Automated Testing
7 18 (9.00%) Image Processing
7 18 (9.00%) Validation
8 16 (8.00%) Information Security
8 16 (8.00%) Product Management
9 15 (7.50%) Information Assurance
9 15 (7.50%) Presales
10 14 (7.00%) Risk Management
10 14 (7.00%) Time Management
11 12 (6.00%) OO
12 11 (5.50%) Web Development
13 10 (5.00%) ITIL
14 9 (4.50%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (4.50%) Document Management
14 9 (4.50%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 128 (64.00%) C++
2 48 (24.00%) Java
3 29 (14.50%) Perl
4 28 (14.00%) Python
4 28 (14.00%) SQL
5 27 (13.50%) Embedded C++
6 23 (11.50%) Embedded C
7 21 (10.50%) C#
7 21 (10.50%) MATLAB
8 18 (9.00%) JavaScript
9 17 (8.50%) PHP
10 12 (6.00%) Assembly Language
11 8 (4.00%) VB.NET
12 6 (3.00%) VB
13 5 (2.50%) ANSI C
14 4 (2.00%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.50%) Tcl
16 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.50%) Ada
17 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 78 (39.00%) Degree
2 27 (13.50%) SC Cleared
2 27 (13.50%) Security Cleared
3 23 (11.50%) PhD
4 7 (3.50%) CESG Certified Professional
5 5 (2.50%) HP ASE
5 5 (2.50%) ISEB
6 4 (2.00%) CISSP
6 4 (2.00%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.50%) MBA
8 2 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.00%) CISM
9 1 (0.50%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.50%) CCNA
9 1 (0.50%) CCNP
9 1 (0.50%) CCSP
9 1 (0.50%) CEH
9 1 (0.50%) MCSE
9 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.50%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.50%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.50%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.50%) MISRA
3 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.50%) RMADS
System Software
1 9 (4.50%) Firmware
2 3 (1.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.50%) Nessus
1 1 (0.50%) QRadar
1 1 (0.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 11 (5.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.50%) SAP
3 7 (3.50%) Cadence
3 7 (3.50%) Oracle
4 6 (3.00%) HP
5 5 (2.50%) Apple
5 5 (2.50%) Citrix
5 5 (2.50%) Synopsys
6 4 (2.00%) IBM
7 3 (1.50%) Sage
8 2 (1.00%) Avaya
8 2 (1.00%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.00%) Intel
8 2 (1.00%) Nortel
8 2 (1.00%) Rockwell
8 2 (1.00%) Sybase
8 2 (1.00%) VMware
9 1 (0.50%) Atmel
9 1 (0.50%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.50%) Splunk
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Salary: £34,000 to £38,000 + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Benefits
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