The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hitchin 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 18 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing C 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 14.81% - 4.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.51% - 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hitchin region.

Programming Languages Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
39 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 72.22% 90.00% 82.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 17
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £42,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Hitchin region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

C
Salary Trend in Hitchin

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the Hitchin region.

C Salary Trend in Hitchin

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 9 (69.23%) Finance
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Release Management
2 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
3 5 (38.46%) Change Management
4 4 (30.77%) UNIX
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Line Management
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Wireless
6 2 (15.38%) Ant
6 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
6 2 (15.38%) XML
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (15.38%) Python
6 2 (15.38%) CA
6 2 (15.38%) Middleware
6 2 (15.38%) Retail
6 2 (15.38%) Subversion
6 2 (15.38%) Maven
6 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering

C
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Ant
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) Maven
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Hudson
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Environment Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Build Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) XML
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
1 2 (15.38%) GTK+
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Release Management
2 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
3 5 (38.46%) Change Management
4 4 (30.77%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) Line Management
5 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
6 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 2 (15.38%) Test Planning
6 2 (15.38%) People Management
6 2 (15.38%) Product Management
6 2 (15.38%) Test Management
6 2 (15.38%) Change Control
6 2 (15.38%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) CA
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter