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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 82 84 71
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Permanent jobs citing C 19 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.91% 1.92% 0.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.17% 3.31% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 5
Average salary £39,250 £53,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.97% +19.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
600 665 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 60.36% 58.03% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 537 556 328
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +8.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £50,000 - 2
Broadstairs - 1 £7,500 -
Canterbury - 1 £37,500 - 1
Dartford - 1 £40,000 - 2
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 38 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 26 (45.61%) C++
3 23 (40.35%) Linux
4 19 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 16 (28.07%) Embedded C
6 15 (26.32%) Java
7 12 (21.05%) Multithreading
7 12 (21.05%) Windows
7 12 (21.05%) Firmware
8 10 (17.54%) Degree
9 9 (15.79%) Physics
9 9 (15.79%) Subversion
10 8 (14.04%) Fortran
10 8 (14.04%) PhD
10 8 (14.04%) UNIX
10 8 (14.04%) Visualisation
10 8 (14.04%) Open Source
11 7 (12.28%) Node.js
11 7 (12.28%) Scala
11 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
11 7 (12.28%) HTML
11 7 (12.28%) PHP
11 7 (12.28%) OO
11 7 (12.28%) Python
12 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
12 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
12 6 (10.53%) Internet
12 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
12 6 (10.53%) Embedded C++
12 6 (10.53%) Assembly Language

C
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (12.28%) Node.js
2 2 (3.51%) Apache
2 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Simulink
2 1 (1.75%) PrintSoft PReS
2 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (8.77%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Internet
2 4 (7.02%) Wireless
3 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.51%) HTTP
4 2 (3.51%) LAN
4 2 (3.51%) WAN
4 2 (3.51%) SSL
5 1 (1.75%) MPLS
5 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.75%) VoIP
5 1 (1.75%) ADSL
5 1 (1.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.51%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Subversion
2 5 (8.77%) Eclipse
3 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.02%) Trac
4 2 (3.51%) TortoiseSVN
4 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.51%) Maven
5 1 (1.75%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (10.53%) Electronics
2 2 (3.51%) Automotive
2 2 (3.51%) Military
3 1 (1.75%) Local Government
3 1 (1.75%) Avionics
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 31 (54.39%) Software Engineer
2 15 (26.32%) Developer
3 14 (24.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 12 (21.05%) Software Developer
5 9 (15.79%) Embedded C Engineer
6 8 (14.04%) C Software Engineer
6 8 (14.04%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 6 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (8.77%) Consultant
8 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Consultant
8 5 (8.77%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
9 4 (7.02%) Firmware Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) Electronics Engineer
9 4 (7.02%) C++ Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) Design Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) C Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) HTML
2 5 (8.77%) HTML5
3 3 (5.26%) .NET
3 3 (5.26%) Middleware
4 2 (3.51%) Java SE
4 2 (3.51%) Qt
4 2 (3.51%) CSS
4 2 (3.51%) STL
4 2 (3.51%) CGI
4 2 (3.51%) REST
5 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.79%) Physics
3 8 (14.04%) Visualisation
3 8 (14.04%) Open Source
4 5 (8.77%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.02%) Mathematics
6 3 (5.26%) Device Driver
6 3 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.75%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 23 (40.35%) Linux
2 12 (21.05%) Windows
3 8 (14.04%) UNIX
4 6 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (3.51%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 12 (21.05%) Multithreading
3 7 (12.28%) OO
4 5 (8.77%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (8.77%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (7.02%) Web Development
5 4 (7.02%) Validation
6 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.26%) OOP
6 3 (5.26%) OOD
6 3 (5.26%) Web Application Development
7 2 (3.51%) User Stories
7 2 (3.51%) Kanban
7 2 (3.51%) Service Management
7 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.51%) Scrum
8 1 (1.75%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.75%) TOGAF
8 1 (1.75%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (45.61%) C++
2 16 (28.07%) Embedded C
3 15 (26.32%) Java
4 8 (14.04%) Fortran
5 7 (12.28%) Scala
5 7 (12.28%) Python
5 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.28%) PHP
6 6 (10.53%) Embedded C++
6 6 (10.53%) Assembly Language
7 3 (5.26%) C#
7 3 (5.26%) SQL
8 2 (3.51%) Perl
8 2 (3.51%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.75%) VBScript
9 1 (1.75%) VB
9 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Degree
2 8 (14.04%) PhD
3 2 (3.51%) VCP4
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (3.51%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 6 (10.53%) Atmel
2 2 (3.51%) Percona
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco
3 1 (1.75%) Renesas
3 1 (1.75%) Juniper
3 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Dover
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £13923.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Dover
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Dartford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Canterbury
Volt
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Rochester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
QA Limited
Salary: £135.00 per week
Posted: 18 days ago