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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 73 48 34
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -14
Permanent jobs citing C 87 122 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.88% 4.83% 6.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.97% 9.10% 12.69%
Number of salaries quoted 55 94 125
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £59,000
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
1091 1341 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 48.60% 53.13% 49.43%
Number of salaries quoted 895 1096 1013
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 May 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 22 May 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 +1 21 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Hemel Hempstead 0 18 £46,000 +22.66%
Hitchin +10 9 - -
Borehamwood - 7 £27,500 - 2
Welwyn Garden City -11 5 £47,500 -5.00%
Royston -9 3 £45,000 +66.66%
Hoddesdon -3 2 £41,500 +59.61%
Letchworth - 2 £60,000 -
Potters Bar +8 1 £26,000 -14.75%
Stevenage -9 1 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Cheshunt - 1 £26,000 -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 127 (68.65%) C++
2 116 (62.70%) Linux
3 81 (43.78%) Windows
4 78 (42.16%) Java
5 63 (34.05%) Finance
6 57 (30.81%) Degree
7 55 (29.73%) Software Engineering
8 49 (26.49%) UNIX
9 47 (25.41%) Firmware
10 44 (23.78%) Computer Science
11 42 (22.70%) Retail
12 40 (21.62%) Python
13 39 (21.08%) JavaScript
14 36 (19.46%) Banking
15 35 (18.92%) Marketing
15 35 (18.92%) HTML
16 34 (18.38%) Analytical Skills
17 31 (16.76%) CSS
18 30 (16.22%) Android
19 29 (15.68%) Apple iOS
20 28 (15.14%) Technical Analysis
20 28 (15.14%) XML
21 26 (14.05%) QA
21 26 (14.05%) Product Management
22 25 (13.51%) C#
23 23 (12.43%) Microsoft
23 23 (12.43%) PHP
23 23 (12.43%) Multithreading
24 22 (11.89%) OO
25 21 (11.35%) SQL

C
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (4.86%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.32%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.62%) Tuxedo
5 2 (1.08%) IIS
6 1 (0.54%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (6.49%) MS Office
2 11 (5.95%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.78%) MS Project
4 2 (1.08%) Simulink
4 2 (1.08%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.54%) Stateflow
5 1 (0.54%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.54%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.08%) Unica
2 1 (0.54%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.54%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.78%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.70%) Office 365
3 2 (1.08%) Silverpop
3 2 (1.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.11%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.32%) DHCP
3 7 (3.78%) VoIP
3 7 (3.78%) IPv4
4 5 (2.70%) HTTP
4 5 (2.70%) VPN
4 5 (2.70%) DNS
5 4 (2.16%) Internet
6 3 (1.62%) RTCP
6 3 (1.62%) RTP
6 3 (1.62%) Q.931
6 3 (1.62%) SNMP
6 3 (1.62%) IGMP
6 3 (1.62%) VLAN
7 2 (1.08%) Wireless
7 2 (1.08%) SMS
7 2 (1.08%) SAN
7 2 (1.08%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.54%) CTI
8 1 (0.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.57%) Relational Database
2 13 (7.03%) RDBMS
3 11 (5.95%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.08%) CorVu
6 2 (1.08%) Informix
7 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (6.49%) Maven
2 8 (4.32%) Subversion
3 7 (3.78%) SoapUI
3 7 (3.78%) LabVIEW
4 5 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.70%) Ant
5 4 (2.16%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.16%) Gradle
5 4 (2.16%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.54%) MSTest
6 1 (0.54%) Hudson
6 1 (0.54%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.54%) GCC
6 1 (0.54%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.54%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.54%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.54%) NUnit
General
1 63 (34.05%) Finance
2 42 (22.70%) Retail
3 36 (19.46%) Banking
4 35 (18.92%) Marketing
5 13 (7.03%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.86%) Arabic Language
6 9 (4.86%) Russian Language
7 7 (3.78%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.62%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.08%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.08%) Electronics
10 1 (0.54%) Games
10 1 (0.54%) Automotive
10 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 84 (45.41%) Developer
2 42 (22.70%) Software Engineer
3 34 (18.38%) Software Developer
4 26 (14.05%) Java Developer
5 24 (12.97%) Analyst
6 19 (10.27%) Senior Developer
7 16 (8.65%) C++ Developer
8 14 (7.57%) Programmer
9 13 (7.03%) Technical Specialist
10 12 (6.49%) Senior Java Developer
11 11 (5.95%) Senior Software Developer
12 10 (5.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 9 (4.86%) Project Manager
14 8 (4.32%) Java Software Developer
14 8 (4.32%) Java Software Engineer
15 7 (3.78%) Technical Project Manager
15 7 (3.78%) IT Administrator
15 7 (3.78%) Technical Manager
15 7 (3.78%) Administrator
16 6 (3.24%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (18.92%) HTML
2 31 (16.76%) CSS
3 28 (15.14%) XML
4 21 (11.35%) .NET
4 21 (11.35%) HTML5
5 20 (10.81%) CSS3
5 20 (10.81%) WebSockets
6 16 (8.65%) Web Services
7 15 (8.11%) Regular Expression
8 9 (4.86%) jQuery
8 9 (4.86%) SOAP
9 7 (3.78%) RESTful
9 7 (3.78%) XSD
9 7 (3.78%) DOM
9 7 (3.78%) XSLT
9 7 (3.78%) J2EE
9 7 (3.78%) Struts
9 7 (3.78%) JDBC
9 7 (3.78%) JSP
9 7 (3.78%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 44 (23.78%) Computer Science
2 34 (18.38%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (10.27%) Management Information System
4 16 (8.65%) Mathematics
5 9 (4.86%) Algorithms
6 8 (4.32%) PMI
6 8 (4.32%) Client/Server
7 7 (3.78%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (2.70%) Handset
9 4 (2.16%) Chemistry
10 3 (1.62%) Physics
11 2 (1.08%) Replication
11 2 (1.08%) EMV
11 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.54%) Social Media
12 1 (0.54%) SystemC
12 1 (0.54%) MPEG
12 1 (0.54%) Artificial Intelligence
12 1 (0.54%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 116 (62.70%) Linux
2 81 (43.78%) Windows
3 49 (26.49%) UNIX
4 30 (16.22%) Android
5 29 (15.68%) Apple iOS
6 10 (5.41%) AIX
6 10 (5.41%) HPUX
7 8 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (4.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (3.78%) Solaris
9 6 (3.24%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (2.16%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.54%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.54%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (29.73%) Software Engineering
2 28 (15.14%) Technical Analysis
3 26 (14.05%) Product Management
4 23 (12.43%) Multithreading
5 22 (11.89%) OO
6 18 (9.73%) Business Development
7 17 (9.19%) Strategic Planning
7 17 (9.19%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (8.65%) Web Development
9 12 (6.49%) Document Management
10 11 (5.95%) Project Management
11 10 (5.41%) MVC
11 10 (5.41%) Regression Testing
11 10 (5.41%) Test Scripting
11 10 (5.41%) Unit Testing
12 9 (4.86%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (4.32%) Change Management
13 8 (4.32%) Test Automation
14 7 (3.78%) Waterfall
14 7 (3.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (68.65%) C++
2 78 (42.16%) Java
3 40 (21.62%) Python
4 39 (21.08%) JavaScript
5 25 (13.51%) C#
6 23 (12.43%) PHP
7 21 (11.35%) SQL
7 21 (11.35%) Perl
8 17 (9.19%) Shell Script
9 16 (8.65%) Bash Shell
10 11 (5.95%) Assembly Language
11 10 (5.41%) Embedded C
12 8 (4.32%) VB
13 7 (3.78%) XPath
14 4 (2.16%) VB6
15 3 (1.62%) Embedded C++
16 2 (1.08%) Objective-C
16 2 (1.08%) MATLAB
16 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.54%) VC++
Qualifications
1 57 (30.81%) Degree
2 8 (4.32%) PMI Certification
3 7 (3.78%) PMP
3 7 (3.78%) Sun Certification
4 6 (3.24%) PhD
5 3 (1.62%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) ISEB
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (14.05%) QA
2 2 (1.08%) IEC 61508
2 2 (1.08%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (25.41%) Firmware
2 15 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.49%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.78%) VirtualBox
5 6 (3.24%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.70%) vSphere
6 5 (2.70%) Terminal Services
6 5 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (1.62%) SRDF
8 2 (1.08%) NFS
8 2 (1.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 23 (12.43%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.11%) VMware
3 11 (5.95%) Oracle
4 4 (2.16%) Cisco
5 3 (1.62%) HP
5 3 (1.62%) Brocade
6 2 (1.08%) Omniture
6 2 (1.08%) Google
6 2 (1.08%) Teradata
6 2 (1.08%) EMC
6 2 (1.08%) NetApp
6 2 (1.08%) Adobe
6 2 (1.08%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.08%) ExactTarget
6 2 (1.08%) Facebook
6 2 (1.08%) Twitter
6 2 (1.08%) 3PAR
7 1 (0.54%) Symantec
7 1 (0.54%) Sage
7 1 (0.54%) Genesys
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Cobham - AMS
Posted: 10 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £55k + extensive benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £32,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Next Move IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum, plus Shares and Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Substantial Large Company Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £35k to £55k + extensive benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
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Questor Resourcing
Salary: Very Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 17 days ago
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Questor Resourcing
Salary: Very Competitive salary according to experience
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