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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 76 74 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing C 18 39 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.89% 3.22% 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.25% 5.64% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 11
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £90,000 £52,500
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
553 692 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 58.21% 57.05% 41.84%
Number of salaries quoted 491 551 406
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 March 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 March 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
Dartford - 5 £40,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £50,000 - 5
Broadstairs - 1 £7,500 -
Canterbury - 1 £37,500 -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 35 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (52.00%) C++
3 20 (40.00%) Linux
4 16 (32.00%) Embedded C
4 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
5 14 (28.00%) Java
6 12 (24.00%) Firmware
7 10 (20.00%) Windows
8 9 (18.00%) Multithreading
9 8 (16.00%) Physics
9 8 (16.00%) UNIX
9 8 (16.00%) Electronics
10 7 (14.00%) PHP
10 7 (14.00%) Fortran
10 7 (14.00%) Python
10 7 (14.00%) PhD
10 7 (14.00%) Degree
10 7 (14.00%) Subversion
10 7 (14.00%) Scala
10 7 (14.00%) Visualisation
10 7 (14.00%) Open Source
10 7 (14.00%) Node.js
11 6 (12.00%) Embedded Linux
12 5 (10.00%) HTML5
12 5 (10.00%) Atmel
12 5 (10.00%) OO
12 5 (10.00%) Embedded C++
12 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
12 5 (10.00%) HTML
12 5 (10.00%) Internet

C
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (14.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Simulink
2 1 (2.00%) PrintSoft PReS
2 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Internet
2 3 (6.00%) Wireless
3 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.00%) LAN
4 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Subversion
2 4 (8.00%) Trac
3 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.00%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (2.00%) LabVIEW
5 1 (2.00%) NUnit
General
1 8 (16.00%) Electronics
2 2 (4.00%) Automotive
2 2 (4.00%) Military
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (26.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Developer
4 10 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Embedded C Engineer
6 8 (16.00%) C Software Engineer
6 8 (16.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Design Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) C++ Developer
8 4 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Firmware Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) C Developer
9 3 (6.00%) C++ Software Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Electronics Engineer
10 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Consultant
10 2 (4.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
10 2 (4.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) HTML
1 5 (10.00%) HTML5
2 3 (6.00%) .NET
2 3 (6.00%) STL
3 2 (4.00%) Middleware
3 2 (4.00%) Qt
4 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.00%) Physics
3 7 (14.00%) Visualisation
3 7 (14.00%) Open Source
4 4 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (8.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (6.00%) Mathematics
5 3 (6.00%) VHDL
6 2 (4.00%) Device Driver
6 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.00%) Linux
2 10 (20.00%) Windows
3 8 (16.00%) UNIX
4 6 (12.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (18.00%) Multithreading
3 5 (10.00%) OO
4 4 (8.00%) Validation
5 3 (6.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (6.00%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.00%) Web Development
6 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.00%) OOP
6 2 (4.00%) OOD
7 1 (2.00%) BCP
7 1 (2.00%) Service Management
7 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.00%) Change Management
7 1 (2.00%) UML
7 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.00%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.00%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (52.00%) C++
2 16 (32.00%) Embedded C
3 14 (28.00%) Java
4 7 (14.00%) Python
4 7 (14.00%) Fortran
4 7 (14.00%) PHP
4 7 (14.00%) Scala
5 5 (10.00%) Embedded C++
5 5 (10.00%) Assembly Language
5 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.00%) SQL
6 4 (8.00%) C#
7 2 (4.00%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.00%) VBScript
8 1 (2.00%) VB
8 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) PhD
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Atmel
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Juniper
3 1 (2.00%) Renesas
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sandwich, Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,416 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Dover
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Dover
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Tonbridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago