The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
South East / Kent
Rank 71 69 89
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Permanent jobs citing C 15 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.82% 2.81% 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.47% 5.32% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 21
Median salary £37,000 £36,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £32,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £55,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
432 545 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.30% 52.76% 58.23%
Number of salaries quoted 354 481 579
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

C Salary Histogram in Kent

C
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dover - 6 - -
Folkestone -15 2 £37,000 +2.77% 2
Rochester - 1 £29,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £87,500 - 1
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for C.

1 24 (75.00%) C++
2 21 (65.63%) Software Engineering
3 17 (53.13%) Linux
4 15 (46.88%) Embedded Linux
4 15 (46.88%) Embedded C
5 14 (43.75%) Firmware
5 14 (43.75%) Subversion
5 14 (43.75%) Mathematics
5 14 (43.75%) Git (software)
6 13 (40.63%) Configuration Management
6 13 (40.63%) UML
6 13 (40.63%) OO
7 12 (37.50%) OOD
7 12 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
7 12 (37.50%) Validation
7 12 (37.50%) Qt
7 12 (37.50%) Signal Processing
7 12 (37.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 12 (37.50%) Algorithms
7 12 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (18.75%) Degree
9 5 (15.63%) Electronics
9 5 (15.63%) Finance
9 5 (15.63%) C#
10 4 (12.50%) HTML
11 3 (9.38%) Java
11 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
11 3 (9.38%) PHP
11 3 (9.38%) CSS
11 3 (9.38%) Windows

C
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) RS-232
1 1 (3.13%) RS-485
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) DTS
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Git (software)
1 14 (43.75%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 5 (15.63%) Electronics
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Software Engineer
2 16 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 16 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Graduate
4 3 (9.38%) Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) IT Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) IT Security Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) Qt
2 4 (12.50%) HTML
3 3 (9.38%) CSS
4 2 (6.25%) XML
5 1 (3.13%) .NET
5 1 (3.13%) jQuery
5 1 (3.13%) Regular Expression
5 1 (3.13%) Sass
5 1 (3.13%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Mathematics
2 12 (37.50%) Algorithms
2 12 (37.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Physics
5 1 (3.13%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Linux
2 15 (46.88%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) AIX
4 2 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) Software Engineering
2 13 (40.63%) Configuration Management
2 13 (40.63%) OO
2 13 (40.63%) UML
3 12 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
3 12 (37.50%) OOD
3 12 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 12 (37.50%) Signal Processing
3 12 (37.50%) Validation
4 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 2 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (6.25%) SDLC
4 2 (6.25%) Secure Coding
4 2 (6.25%) SIEM
4 2 (6.25%) Software Architecture
4 2 (6.25%) System Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 2 (6.25%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) C++
2 15 (46.88%) Embedded C
3 5 (15.63%) C#
4 3 (9.38%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.13%) PHP 5
6 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) CEH
2 2 (6.25%) CISSP
2 2 (6.25%) CREST Certified
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Atmel
1 2 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.13%) TOWER Software
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Bluetownonline
Posted: Yesterday
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £46000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago