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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 85 89 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs citing C 23 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.09% 1.43% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.65% 2.48% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 5
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,825 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £79,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
631 646 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 57.47% 57.78% 49.72%
Number of salaries quoted 565 573 313
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 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
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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
Sevenoaks +12 3 £40,000 -46.66%
Tonbridge +3 2 £52,500 +31.25%
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £46,250 -
Broadstairs - 1 £7,500 - 1
Dartford - 1 £50,000 - 1
Gravesend - 1 £7,500 -
Rochester - 1 - - 1
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 40 (68.97%) Software Engineering
2 28 (48.28%) C++
2 28 (48.28%) Linux
3 22 (37.93%) Computer Science
4 18 (31.03%) Windows
5 17 (29.31%) Java
6 16 (27.59%) Embedded C
6 16 (27.59%) Multithreading
7 15 (25.86%) Degree
8 10 (17.24%) Subversion
8 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
8 10 (17.24%) HTML
8 10 (17.24%) UNIX
9 9 (15.52%) OO
9 9 (15.52%) Python
9 9 (15.52%) PHP
9 9 (15.52%) Physics
10 8 (13.79%) Visualisation
10 8 (13.79%) Open Source
10 8 (13.79%) PhD
10 8 (13.79%) Firmware
10 8 (13.79%) Eclipse
10 8 (13.79%) Fortran
11 7 (12.07%) Internet
11 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
11 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
11 7 (12.07%) Apache
11 7 (12.07%) Tomcat
11 7 (12.07%) Perl
11 7 (12.07%) MySQL

C
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 7 (12.07%) Apache
1 7 (12.07%) Tomcat
1 7 (12.07%) Node.js
2 2 (3.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Simulink
2 1 (1.72%) PrintSoft PReS
2 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (8.62%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Internet
2 5 (8.62%) SSL
2 5 (8.62%) HTTP
2 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.90%) DNS
4 3 (5.17%) Wireless
4 3 (5.17%) WAN
4 3 (5.17%) LAN
5 2 (3.45%) VoIP
5 2 (3.45%) LDAP
5 2 (3.45%) ADSL
5 2 (3.45%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.45%) VPN
5 2 (3.45%) VLAN
5 2 (3.45%) SAN
5 2 (3.45%) MPLS
5 2 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) MySQL
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.62%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.62%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Subversion
2 8 (13.79%) Eclipse
3 5 (8.62%) Maven
3 5 (8.62%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.62%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.90%) Trac
5 2 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.72%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (8.62%) Electronics
2 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Automotive
2 2 (3.45%) Military
2 2 (3.45%) Banking
2 2 (3.45%) Local Government
3 1 (1.72%) Avionics
3 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 31 (53.45%) Software Engineer
2 19 (32.76%) Developer
3 15 (25.86%) Software Developer
4 14 (24.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Embedded C Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) C Software Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) C++ Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Consultant
7 5 (8.62%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (5.17%) Electronics Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) UNIX Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) HTML
2 5 (8.62%) CSS
2 5 (8.62%) CGI
2 5 (8.62%) Middleware
2 5 (8.62%) Java SE
2 5 (8.62%) HTML5
2 5 (8.62%) REST
3 2 (3.45%) YAML
4 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.72%) STL
4 1 (1.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (37.93%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.52%) Physics
3 8 (13.79%) Visualisation
3 8 (13.79%) Open Source
4 5 (8.62%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.62%) Device Driver
4 5 (8.62%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 28 (48.28%) Linux
2 18 (31.03%) Windows
3 10 (17.24%) UNIX
4 6 (10.34%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (8.62%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.45%) AIX
6 2 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (68.97%) Software Engineering
2 16 (27.59%) Multithreading
3 9 (15.52%) OO
4 7 (12.07%) Web Development
5 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.62%) Scrum
6 5 (8.62%) OOD
6 5 (8.62%) Kanban
6 5 (8.62%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (8.62%) User Stories
6 5 (8.62%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (8.62%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (6.90%) Validation
8 3 (5.17%) Line Management
8 3 (5.17%) Service Management
8 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.17%) OOP
8 3 (5.17%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.45%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 28 (48.28%) C++
2 17 (29.31%) Java
3 16 (27.59%) Embedded C
4 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 9 (15.52%) PHP
5 9 (15.52%) Python
6 8 (13.79%) Fortran
7 7 (12.07%) Scala
7 7 (12.07%) Perl
8 6 (10.34%) Embedded C++
9 5 (8.62%) Assembly Language
10 2 (3.45%) MATLAB
10 2 (3.45%) Ruby
10 2 (3.45%) SQL
11 1 (1.72%) VBScript
11 1 (1.72%) VB
11 1 (1.72%) VBA
11 1 (1.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Degree
2 8 (13.79%) PhD
3 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (13.79%) Firmware
2 2 (3.45%) NFS
3 1 (1.72%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (8.62%) Capistrano
2 2 (3.45%) Puppet
2 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.45%) Control-M
2 2 (3.45%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.45%) OpenView
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) Atmel
2 5 (8.62%) Percona
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle
3 2 (3.45%) Cisco
3 2 (3.45%) IBM
3 2 (3.45%) Sun
3 2 (3.45%) HP
3 2 (3.45%) Dell
3 2 (3.45%) Veritas
3 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.45%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.72%) VMware
4 1 (1.72%) Renesas
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Posted: 10 hours ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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