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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 84 74 72
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs citing C 13 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.18% 2.80% 1.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.99% 5.32% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 11 30 17
Average salary £38,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +5.55%
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
653 583 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 59.42% 52.66% 60.48%
Number of salaries quoted 591 517 537
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
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 31 July 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
Maidstone - 6 £38,000 -
Dartford +2 4 £40,000 -20.00%
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (53.33%) C++
2 13 (43.33%) SQL
3 12 (40.00%) C#
3 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (33.33%) .NET
5 8 (26.67%) Windows
6 7 (23.33%) Oracle
6 7 (23.33%) Java
6 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
6 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
7 6 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 6 (20.00%) Electronics
7 6 (20.00%) STL
8 5 (16.67%) Linux
8 5 (16.67%) Embedded C
8 5 (16.67%) Firmware
9 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.00%) Qt
9 3 (10.00%) Social Media
10 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
10 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
10 2 (6.67%) TortoiseSVN
10 2 (6.67%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
10 2 (6.67%) Degree
10 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
10 2 (6.67%) NUnit
10 2 (6.67%) Subversion
10 2 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

C
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
1 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) NUnit
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.67%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
2 6 (20.00%) Electronics
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Systems Developer
3 6 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 6 (20.00%) C Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Design Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Storage Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Hardware Design Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) STL
3 3 (10.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Social Media
2 2 (6.67%) VHDL
2 2 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Blog
3 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.33%) Business Transformation
5 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) C++
2 13 (43.33%) SQL
3 12 (40.00%) C#
4 7 (23.33%) Java
5 5 (16.67%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) ISEB
1 2 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Legato
1 2 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Dell Compellent
2 2 (6.67%) IBM
2 2 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) EMC
2 2 (6.67%) Hitachi
2 2 (6.67%) NetApp
2 2 (6.67%) Veritas
3 1 (3.33%) Atmel
3 1 (3.33%) Juniper
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
Sittingbourne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £14000.00 - £14062.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Dover, Kent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Whitstable, Kent
Honeywell
Posted: 16 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago