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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 47 93 75
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -18
Permanent jobs citing C 43 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.59% 1.10% 2.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.86% 1.94% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 20
Median salary £29,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £38,000 £41,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
396 617 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 42.31% 56.55% 50.05%
Number of salaries quoted 355 568 449
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Folkestone +11 7 £42,500 +16.43% 2
Dover +3 6 - -
Maidstone +10 5 £28,500 -25.00%
Dartford +5 2 £35,500 -11.25% 1
Faversham - 2 £28,500 -
Canterbury - 2 £33,750 - 1
Rochester - 1 £40,000 -
Whitstable - 1 £25,000 -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 19 (31.67%) Software Engineering
2 17 (28.33%) C++
3 16 (26.67%) Linux
3 16 (26.67%) CAD
3 16 (26.67%) Telecoms
4 15 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 12 (20.00%) Finance
6 11 (18.33%) Embedded C
7 10 (16.67%) Windows
7 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
8 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (15.00%) SQL
8 9 (15.00%) Embedded Linux
8 9 (15.00%) Firmware
9 8 (13.33%) MS Office
9 8 (13.33%) AutoCAD
10 7 (11.67%) System Testing
10 7 (11.67%) PCI DSS
10 7 (11.67%) Qt
10 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
10 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
10 7 (11.67%) XML
10 7 (11.67%) UML
10 7 (11.67%) OO
10 7 (11.67%) OOD
10 7 (11.67%) Subversion
11 6 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 6 (10.00%) Validation

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 (1.67%) IIS
1 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (13.33%) AutoCAD
2 8 (13.33%) MS Office
3 2 (3.33%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Wireless
2 1 (1.67%) 802.11
2 1 (1.67%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (1.67%) DHCP
2 1 (1.67%) DNS
2 1 (1.67%) DPNSS
2 1 (1.67%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.67%) IPsec
2 1 (1.67%) IPv4
2 1 (1.67%) LAN
2 1 (1.67%) MPLS
2 1 (1.67%) Network Security
2 1 (1.67%) PPP
2 1 (1.67%) QSIG
2 1 (1.67%) SAN
2 1 (1.67%) SNMP
2 1 (1.67%) WAN
2 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) MySQL
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
1 7 (11.67%) Subversion
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.67%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.67%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 12 (20.00%) Finance
3 4 (6.67%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Automotive
5 1 (1.67%) Electronics
5 1 (1.67%) Law
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) Developer
2 13 (21.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 12 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) CAD Technician
4 8 (13.33%) Civil Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Graduate
5 5 (8.33%) Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) IT Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) IT Security Consultant
5 5 (8.33%) Security Consultant
6 4 (6.67%) Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) C Developer
6 4 (6.67%) PHP Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (5.00%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) Qt
1 7 (11.67%) XML
2 6 (10.00%) CSS
2 6 (10.00%) HTML
3 4 (6.67%) .NET
4 3 (5.00%) STL
5 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.33%) jQuery
6 1 (1.67%) 802.1X
6 1 (1.67%) GTK+
6 1 (1.67%) Web Services
6 1 (1.67%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.33%) AS400
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.67%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.67%) iSeries
6 1 (1.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Linux
2 10 (16.67%) Windows
3 9 (15.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) Software Engineering
2 16 (26.67%) CAD
3 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
3 7 (11.67%) OO
3 7 (11.67%) OOD
3 7 (11.67%) System Testing
3 7 (11.67%) UML
4 6 (10.00%) Information Security
4 6 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (10.00%) Signal Processing
4 6 (10.00%) Validation
4 6 (10.00%) Web Development
5 5 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (8.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 5 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (8.33%) Secure Coding
5 5 (8.33%) SIEM
5 5 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 4 (6.67%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.33%) C++
2 11 (18.33%) Embedded C
3 9 (15.00%) SQL
4 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.67%) PHP
6 2 (3.33%) C#
6 2 (3.33%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.67%) RPG
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) CISSP
2 5 (8.33%) CEH
2 5 (8.33%) CREST Certified
3 4 (6.67%) Degree
3 4 (6.67%) ISEB
4 1 (1.67%) CCNP
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.67%) CNA
4 1 (1.67%) MCSA
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) PCI DSS
2 5 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.67%) MISRA
3 1 (1.67%) MISRA C
3 1 (1.67%) QA
3 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.00%) Firmware
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle
2 2 (3.33%) VMware
3 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco
3 1 (1.67%) Google
3 1 (1.67%) HP
3 1 (1.67%) Infor
3 1 (1.67%) ION Trading
3 1 (1.67%) MAPICS
3 1 (1.67%) Mitel
3 1 (1.67%) Renesas
3 1 (1.67%) Riverbed
3 1 (1.67%) Siemens
3 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
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