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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 57 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing C 88 80 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.32% 4.17% 4.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.67% 7.61% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 55 68 94
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £31,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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
1015 1051 1516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 49.88% 54.77% 54.89%
Number of salaries quoted 763 850 1303
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +3 30 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Hemel Hempstead +1 18 £40,000 +66.66% 1
St Albans -11 11 £50,000 +58.73%
Hitchin - 8 - -
Stevenage +9 5 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Hertford - 3 £50,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -10 1 - -
Welwyn - 1 - -
Letchworth - 1 £62,500 -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 104 (62.28%) Linux
2 100 (59.88%) C++
3 96 (57.49%) Degree
4 83 (49.70%) Java
5 76 (45.51%) UNIX
6 73 (43.71%) Software Engineering
7 63 (37.72%) Finance
7 63 (37.72%) Computer Science
8 56 (33.53%) Multithreading
9 51 (30.54%) C#
10 50 (29.94%) OO
11 43 (25.75%) Python
12 40 (23.95%) Banking
13 37 (22.16%) Windows
14 34 (20.36%) Analytical Skills
14 34 (20.36%) Algorithms
15 30 (17.96%) Retail
16 29 (17.37%) JavaScript
17 28 (16.77%) SQL
17 28 (16.77%) XML
18 26 (15.57%) Oracle
19 25 (14.97%) MS Excel
20 24 (14.37%) Microsoft
21 22 (13.17%) Subversion
21 22 (13.17%) Shell Script
22 21 (12.57%) Maven
22 21 (12.57%) Android
23 20 (11.98%) Apple iOS
23 20 (11.98%) Mathematics
23 20 (11.98%) Web Services

C
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (10.18%) WebSphere
2 13 (7.78%) Tomcat
3 11 (6.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (4.79%) GlassFish
5 7 (4.19%) MS Exchange
6 6 (3.59%) Tuxedo
7 4 (2.40%) JBoss
8 3 (1.80%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.20%) Lync
9 2 (1.20%) Confluence
9 2 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.60%) MQSeries
Applications
1 25 (14.97%) MS Excel
2 19 (11.38%) MS Office
3 2 (1.20%) Simulink
3 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.60%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.99%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.60%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) PaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.99%) IPv4
1 10 (5.99%) TCP/IP
2 9 (5.39%) DNS
3 7 (4.19%) VoIP
3 7 (4.19%) DHCP
4 6 (3.59%) MPLS
5 5 (2.99%) Internet
5 5 (2.99%) LAN
6 4 (2.40%) WAN
6 4 (2.40%) Firewall
7 3 (1.80%) Wireless
7 3 (1.80%) VPN
8 2 (1.20%) PBX
8 2 (1.20%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.20%) ADSL
8 2 (1.20%) ISDN
8 2 (1.20%) VLAN
9 1 (0.60%) Network Security
9 1 (0.60%) Multicast
9 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.78%) Relational Database
1 18 (10.78%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.18%) RDBMS
3 9 (5.39%) MySQL
4 8 (4.79%) BigTable
4 8 (4.79%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (4.79%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.79%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.20%) Informix
6 2 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.60%) DB2
7 1 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (13.17%) Subversion
2 21 (12.57%) Maven
3 11 (6.59%) Ant
4 10 (5.99%) SoapUI
5 6 (3.59%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.99%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.99%) JIRA
7 4 (2.40%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.40%) Android Studio
8 2 (1.20%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (1.20%) Hudson
9 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.60%) MSTest
9 1 (0.60%) GCC
9 1 (0.60%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.60%) Redmine
9 1 (0.60%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.60%) NUnit
9 1 (0.60%) Bugzilla
General
1 63 (37.72%) Finance
2 40 (23.95%) Banking
3 30 (17.96%) Retail
4 14 (8.38%) Marketing
5 12 (7.19%) Manufacturing
6 10 (5.99%) Financial Institution
7 9 (5.39%) Games
8 8 (4.79%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.80%) Arabic Language
9 3 (1.80%) Russian Language
9 3 (1.80%) Electronics
10 2 (1.20%) Aerospace
10 2 (1.20%) Automotive
10 2 (1.20%) Local Government
11 1 (0.60%) Military
11 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 78 (46.71%) Developer
2 56 (33.53%) Software Engineer
3 44 (26.35%) Software Developer
4 42 (25.15%) Java Developer
5 38 (22.75%) Senior Developer
6 29 (17.37%) Senior Java Developer
7 25 (14.97%) Java Software Developer
7 25 (14.97%) Java Software Engineer
8 23 (13.77%) Senior Software Developer
9 22 (13.17%) Senior Software Engineer
10 16 (9.58%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 16 (9.58%) Senior Java Software Developer
10 16 (9.58%) Analyst
11 13 (7.78%) Programmer
12 12 (7.19%) C++ Developer
13 10 (5.99%) Consultant
14 7 (4.19%) Administrator
14 7 (4.19%) IT Administrator
15 6 (3.59%) Junior
16 5 (2.99%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.77%) XML
2 20 (11.98%) Web Services
3 19 (11.38%) JSP
3 19 (11.38%) Spring
4 18 (10.78%) Hibernate
4 18 (10.78%) Servlets
4 18 (10.78%) JDBC
4 18 (10.78%) XSLT
5 14 (8.38%) jQuery
6 12 (7.19%) RESTful
7 11 (6.59%) HTML
8 10 (5.99%) WebSphere MQ
8 10 (5.99%) JAXB
8 10 (5.99%) SAX
8 10 (5.99%) .NET
8 10 (5.99%) Struts
8 10 (5.99%) EJB
8 10 (5.99%) SOAP
8 10 (5.99%) XSD
8 10 (5.99%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 63 (37.72%) Computer Science
2 34 (20.36%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (20.36%) Algorithms
3 20 (11.98%) Mathematics
4 13 (7.78%) Management Information System
5 11 (6.59%) Client/Server
6 9 (5.39%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (4.79%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (2.99%) Handset
9 2 (1.20%) EMV
9 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.60%) Open Source
10 1 (0.60%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.60%) Robotics
10 1 (0.60%) Physics
10 1 (0.60%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.60%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.60%) PMI
10 1 (0.60%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 104 (62.28%) Linux
2 76 (45.51%) UNIX
3 37 (22.16%) Windows
4 21 (12.57%) Android
5 20 (11.98%) Apple iOS
6 19 (11.38%) AIX
6 19 (11.38%) HPUX
7 11 (6.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (6.59%) Solaris
7 11 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (5.39%) Windows Vista
9 7 (4.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (4.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (2.99%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (2.99%) Windows XP
10 5 (2.99%) VMS
11 4 (2.40%) Windows Phone
12 2 (1.20%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (43.71%) Software Engineering
2 56 (33.53%) Multithreading
3 50 (29.94%) OO
4 19 (11.38%) Product Management
5 14 (8.38%) Strategic Planning
5 14 (8.38%) Business Development
5 14 (8.38%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (8.38%) Technical Analysis
6 12 (7.19%) E-Commerce
7 11 (6.59%) Test Automation
7 11 (6.59%) MVC
8 9 (5.39%) ITIL
9 8 (4.79%) Regression Testing
9 8 (4.79%) Unit Testing
9 8 (4.79%) Test Scripting
10 7 (4.19%) Release Management
10 7 (4.19%) Time Management
10 7 (4.19%) Mentoring
10 7 (4.19%) Asset Management
11 6 (3.59%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (59.88%) C++
2 83 (49.70%) Java
3 51 (30.54%) C#
4 43 (25.75%) Python
5 29 (17.37%) JavaScript
6 28 (16.77%) SQL
7 22 (13.17%) Shell Script
8 11 (6.59%) Embedded C
9 10 (5.99%) XPath
10 9 (5.39%) Objective-C
11 8 (4.79%) Perl
11 8 (4.79%) Scala
12 7 (4.19%) Assembly Language
13 6 (3.59%) Bash Shell
14 4 (2.40%) Embedded C++
14 4 (2.40%) PHP
14 4 (2.40%) VB
14 4 (2.40%) VB6
15 2 (1.20%) Ada
16 1 (0.60%) Lua
Qualifications
1 96 (57.49%) Degree
2 10 (5.99%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.60%) CCNA
4 1 (0.60%) CCDA
4 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.78%) QA
2 3 (1.80%) IEC 61508
2 3 (1.80%) DO-178B
2 3 (1.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 17 (10.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (8.38%) Firmware
2 14 (8.38%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.99%) VirtualBox
4 7 (4.19%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.99%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.20%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (1.20%) OpenView
Vendors
1 26 (15.57%) Oracle
2 24 (14.37%) Microsoft
3 17 (10.18%) VMware
4 4 (2.40%) Cisco
5 3 (1.80%) HP
6 2 (1.20%) CA
6 2 (1.20%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.20%) Adobe
6 2 (1.20%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.60%) Foundry
7 1 (0.60%) Aruba
7 1 (0.60%) Sencha
7 1 (0.60%) Twitter
7 1 (0.60%) QNX
7 1 (0.60%) Cognos
7 1 (0.60%) Juniper
7 1 (0.60%) IBM
7 1 (0.60%) TIBCO
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + excellent bonus and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - shares, relocation, pension + more
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45 - £46 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Stevenage
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Watford
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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