The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 70 79 55
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Permanent jobs citing C 26 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.57% 1.37% 2.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.27% 2.29% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 22
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,500 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
493 654 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 48.72% 59.73% 53.92%
Number of salaries quoted 426 555 382
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

C
Salary Trend in Kent

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

C Salary Trend in Kent

C
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Kent

C
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Broadstairs - 5 £47,500 -
Dartford -10 4 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Canterbury - 3 - - 1
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 22 (35.48%) Windows
2 21 (33.87%) C++
3 20 (32.26%) Degree
4 19 (30.65%) Software Engineering
5 18 (29.03%) Finance
6 16 (25.81%) Linux
7 15 (24.19%) SQL
7 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
8 13 (20.97%) Embedded C
8 13 (20.97%) C#
8 13 (20.97%) Multithreading
9 12 (19.35%) WCF
9 12 (19.35%) SystemC
9 12 (19.35%) NHS
10 10 (16.13%) Firewall
10 10 (16.13%) PRINCE2
11 9 (14.52%) OO
11 9 (14.52%) Perl
11 9 (14.52%) Electronics
11 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
12 8 (12.90%) Firmware
12 8 (12.90%) MySQL
12 8 (12.90%) Apache
12 8 (12.90%) Tomcat
12 8 (12.90%) Embedded C++
13 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
13 7 (11.29%) .NET
13 7 (11.29%) Java
13 7 (11.29%) MVC
13 7 (11.29%) TDD

C
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 8 (12.90%) Apache
1 8 (12.90%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
2 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.13%) Firewall
2 6 (9.68%) LAN
2 6 (9.68%) WAN
2 6 (9.68%) DNS
3 5 (8.06%) VPN
3 5 (8.06%) LDAP
3 5 (8.06%) Wireless
3 5 (8.06%) SAN
3 5 (8.06%) VLAN
4 3 (4.84%) HTTP
4 3 (4.84%) SSL
5 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.61%) ADSL
6 1 (1.61%) VoIP
6 1 (1.61%) MPLS
6 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.90%) MySQL
2 6 (9.68%) SQLite
3 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.61%) Ingres
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Xcode
2 5 (8.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.84%) Maven
3 3 (4.84%) Subversion
3 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) JDeveloper
General
1 18 (29.03%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Electronics
3 7 (11.29%) Avionics
4 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
5 5 (8.06%) Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Retail
6 1 (1.61%) Billing
6 1 (1.61%) Games
6 1 (1.61%) Military
6 1 (1.61%) Legal
6 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.61%) Advertising
6 1 (1.61%) Publishing
6 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Developer
2 13 (20.97%) Software Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Software Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (12.90%) C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (11.29%) Consultant
5 7 (11.29%) Team Leader
5 7 (11.29%) Embedded C Developer
5 7 (11.29%) C Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Software Team Leader
6 6 (9.68%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (9.68%) Software Development Team Leader
6 6 (9.68%) Development Team Leader
7 5 (8.06%) Design Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Electronics Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) Network Consultant
7 5 (8.06%) FPGA Engineer
7 5 (8.06%) C Software Engineer
8 4 (6.45%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) WCF
2 7 (11.29%) .NET
2 7 (11.29%) .NET Framework
3 6 (9.68%) WPF
3 6 (9.68%) Cocoa Touch
3 6 (9.68%) Cocoa
3 6 (9.68%) WinForms
3 6 (9.68%) Web Services
4 5 (8.06%) YAML
5 3 (4.84%) HTML
5 3 (4.84%) CSS
5 3 (4.84%) CGI
5 3 (4.84%) REST
5 3 (4.84%) Java SE
6 2 (3.23%) Middleware
7 1 (1.61%) JavaBeans
7 1 (1.61%) Java RMI
7 1 (1.61%) JDBC
7 1 (1.61%) JSP
7 1 (1.61%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) SystemC
1 12 (19.35%) NHS
2 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.90%) Firmware
4 6 (9.68%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (9.68%) Mobile App
4 6 (9.68%) N-Tier
5 5 (8.06%) VHDL
5 5 (8.06%) PMI
5 5 (8.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (6.45%) Open Source
7 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (3.23%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (35.48%) Windows
2 16 (25.81%) Linux
3 6 (9.68%) Android
3 6 (9.68%) Apple iOS
3 6 (9.68%) UNIX
4 5 (8.06%) AIX
4 5 (8.06%) Solaris
4 5 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.84%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) Software Engineering
2 13 (20.97%) Multithreading
3 10 (16.13%) PRINCE2
4 9 (14.52%) OO
5 7 (11.29%) MVC
5 7 (11.29%) TDD
6 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
6 6 (9.68%) MVVM
6 6 (9.68%) Android Development
6 6 (9.68%) iOS Development
6 6 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (9.68%) ITIL
6 6 (9.68%) OOP
7 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.06%) DevOps
7 5 (8.06%) Network Management
7 5 (8.06%) Change Control
7 5 (8.06%) Load Balancing
8 4 (6.45%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (6.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (33.87%) C++
2 15 (24.19%) SQL
3 13 (20.97%) Embedded C
3 13 (20.97%) C#
4 9 (14.52%) Perl
5 8 (12.90%) Embedded C++
6 7 (11.29%) Java
7 6 (9.68%) Objective-C
7 6 (9.68%) T-SQL
7 6 (9.68%) Python
8 5 (8.06%) PHP
8 5 (8.06%) Assembly Language
8 5 (8.06%) Ruby
9 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) CCNA
2 5 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (8.06%) CCSA
2 5 (8.06%) PMP
2 5 (8.06%) PMI Certification
2 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.61%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
3 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (8.06%) NFS
2 3 (4.84%) VMware ESX
2 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) OpenView
1 5 (8.06%) NetBackup
1 5 (8.06%) Control-M
1 5 (8.06%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (8.06%) Puppet
2 3 (4.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (4.84%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.68%) Xamarin
2 6 (9.68%) Cisco
3 5 (8.06%) IBM
3 5 (8.06%) Sun
3 5 (8.06%) HP
3 5 (8.06%) Dell
3 5 (8.06%) JBoss
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle
3 5 (8.06%) CheckPoint
3 5 (8.06%) Veritas
3 5 (8.06%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.06%) Atmel
4 3 (4.84%) VMware
4 3 (4.84%) Percona
5 1 (1.61%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
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