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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 50 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing C 99 89 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.24% 4.40% 4.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.13% 7.83% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 73 87 101
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1084 1136 1562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 46.40% 56.13% 54.03%
Number of salaries quoted 892 953 1286
Average salary £43,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.96% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
(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 +15 37 £47,500 +18.75% 4
St Albans +3 15 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Hertford - 10 £40,000 -
Hitchin - 5 £60,000 - 1
Stevenage -1 3 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Hemel Hempstead -16 3 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Hoddesdon - 2 £45,000 - 1
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 127 (58.53%) Degree
2 124 (57.14%) Linux
3 113 (52.07%) UNIX
4 110 (50.69%) C++
5 101 (46.54%) Java
6 87 (40.09%) Software Engineering
7 84 (38.71%) Computer Science
8 83 (38.25%) Multithreading
9 78 (35.94%) Finance
10 76 (35.02%) C#
10 76 (35.02%) Python
11 69 (31.80%) Oracle
12 61 (28.11%) XML
13 57 (26.27%) OO
14 56 (25.81%) SQL
15 47 (21.66%) Retail
16 38 (17.51%) MS Excel
17 35 (16.13%) Windows
18 34 (15.67%) Mathematics
19 30 (13.82%) Web Services
20 27 (12.44%) SQL Server
21 25 (11.52%) Perl
22 24 (11.06%) Ant
22 24 (11.06%) Shell Script
22 24 (11.06%) Maven
22 24 (11.06%) Subversion
23 23 (10.60%) Microsoft
23 23 (10.60%) XSLT
24 22 (10.14%) Informix
25 21 (9.68%) E-Commerce

C
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 18 (8.29%) Tomcat
2 16 (7.37%) Tuxedo
3 14 (6.45%) GlassFish
4 12 (5.53%) MS Exchange
5 8 (3.69%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (2.76%) Lync
7 3 (1.38%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.92%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.92%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.46%) CMS
9 1 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 38 (17.51%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.68%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.45%) DHCP
2 12 (5.53%) TCP/IP
2 12 (5.53%) DNS
3 10 (4.61%) VoIP
3 10 (4.61%) Firewall
4 8 (3.69%) VLAN
4 8 (3.69%) PBX
5 7 (3.23%) LAN
5 7 (3.23%) MPLS
6 6 (2.76%) VPN
6 6 (2.76%) ISDN
6 6 (2.76%) WAN
7 5 (2.30%) Internet
8 3 (1.38%) HTTP
8 3 (1.38%) RTP
9 2 (0.92%) Q.931
9 2 (0.92%) Wireless
9 2 (0.92%) Network Security
9 2 (0.92%) RTCP
9 2 (0.92%) IGMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.44%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.14%) Informix
3 21 (9.68%) MySQL
4 15 (6.91%) RDBMS
4 15 (6.91%) Relational Database
5 14 (6.45%) Hadoop
5 14 (6.45%) MongoDB
5 14 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 14 (6.45%) BigTable
6 3 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.92%) OLTP
7 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (11.06%) Ant
1 24 (11.06%) Subversion
1 24 (11.06%) Maven
2 4 (1.84%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.84%) LabVIEW
3 3 (1.38%) Hudson
3 3 (1.38%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.38%) JIRA
3 3 (1.38%) PowerBuilder
4 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.46%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.46%) ClearQuest
General
1 78 (35.94%) Finance
2 47 (21.66%) Retail
3 19 (8.76%) Manufacturing
4 17 (7.83%) Games
5 15 (6.91%) Banking
6 7 (3.23%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.92%) Electronics
8 1 (0.46%) Legal
8 1 (0.46%) Advertising
8 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 80 (36.87%) Developer
2 59 (27.19%) Software Engineer
3 45 (20.74%) Java Developer
4 37 (17.05%) Java Software Engineer
5 33 (15.21%) Analyst
6 29 (13.36%) Software Developer
6 29 (13.36%) Programmer
7 28 (12.90%) Senior Software Engineer
8 20 (9.22%) Senior Developer
9 19 (8.76%) Senior Java Developer
10 17 (7.83%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 15 (6.91%) Analyst Programmer
12 14 (6.45%) C Developer
12 14 (6.45%) Java Software Developer
13 13 (5.99%) Consultant
14 10 (4.61%) Support Analyst
15 9 (4.15%) Technical Support
15 9 (4.15%) C++ Developer
15 9 (4.15%) Analyst Developer
16 8 (3.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (28.11%) XML
2 30 (13.82%) Web Services
3 23 (10.60%) XSLT
4 21 (9.68%) Hibernate
4 21 (9.68%) Spring
4 21 (9.68%) JDBC
4 21 (9.68%) JSP
4 21 (9.68%) Servlets
5 20 (9.22%) HTML
6 19 (8.76%) .NET
7 9 (4.15%) ASP.NET
7 9 (4.15%) Velocity
8 4 (1.84%) Middleware
9 3 (1.38%) WCF
9 3 (1.38%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (1.38%) GTK+
9 3 (1.38%) COM
10 2 (0.92%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.92%) POSIX
10 2 (0.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 84 (38.71%) Computer Science
2 34 (15.67%) Mathematics
3 15 (6.91%) Artificial Intelligence
4 10 (4.61%) Physics
5 6 (2.76%) Handset
5 6 (2.76%) Firmware
6 3 (1.38%) Device Driver
7 2 (0.92%) EMV
8 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.46%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.46%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.46%) Robotics
8 1 (0.46%) iPhone
8 1 (0.46%) Open Source
8 1 (0.46%) iPad
8 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.46%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 124 (57.14%) Linux
2 113 (52.07%) UNIX
3 35 (16.13%) Windows
4 17 (7.83%) AIX
4 17 (7.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (7.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (6.91%) HPUX
6 14 (6.45%) Apple iOS
6 14 (6.45%) Android
7 12 (5.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (5.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (5.07%) Windows Vista
9 9 (4.15%) Windows XP
10 6 (2.76%) VMS
11 4 (1.84%) Embedded Linux
12 2 (0.92%) uClinux
13 1 (0.46%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.46%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (40.09%) Software Engineering
2 83 (38.25%) Multithreading
3 57 (26.27%) OO
4 21 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 17 (7.83%) ITIL
6 9 (4.15%) Time Management
7 8 (3.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (3.23%) Project Management
8 7 (3.23%) Operations Management
8 7 (3.23%) Supplier Management
8 7 (3.23%) Asset Management
9 6 (2.76%) Information Security
10 5 (2.30%) Business Continuity
11 4 (1.84%) Embedded Software Development
11 4 (1.84%) Automated Testing
12 3 (1.38%) Waterfall
12 3 (1.38%) Change Control
12 3 (1.38%) Change Management
12 3 (1.38%) CRM
12 3 (1.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (50.69%) C++
2 101 (46.54%) Java
3 76 (35.02%) C#
3 76 (35.02%) Python
4 56 (25.81%) SQL
5 25 (11.52%) Perl
6 24 (11.06%) Shell Script
7 20 (9.22%) JavaScript
8 14 (6.45%) Objective-C
8 14 (6.45%) Scala
9 10 (4.61%) VB
10 7 (3.23%) VBScript
11 6 (2.76%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.76%) VB6
12 4 (1.84%) PHP
13 3 (1.38%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.38%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.92%) Embedded C++
14 2 (0.92%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 127 (58.53%) Degree
2 5 (2.30%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (0.46%) HNC
3 1 (0.46%) CCDA
3 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.61%) QA
System Software
1 19 (8.76%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.53%) Terminal Services
2 12 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.76%) VMware ESX
3 6 (2.76%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 69 (31.80%) Oracle
2 23 (10.60%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.99%) VMware
4 11 (5.07%) Perforce
5 7 (3.23%) HP
6 6 (2.76%) JBoss
6 6 (2.76%) CheckPoint
7 5 (2.30%) Fujitsu
7 5 (2.30%) Cisco
8 4 (1.84%) IBM
9 3 (1.38%) CA
10 2 (0.92%) Juniper
10 2 (0.92%) Foundry
10 2 (0.92%) Aruba
11 1 (0.46%) NetApp
11 1 (0.46%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.46%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.46%) Avaya
11 1 (0.46%) Adobe
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £43000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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