The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 53 51 61
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing C 7 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.60% 3.81% 1.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.89% 6.40% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 4
Average salary £22,500 £60,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-62.50% +71.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
C
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
242 344 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 55.25% 59.52% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 203 304 237
Average salary £37,100 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

C
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the Leicester region.

C Salary Trend in Leicester

C
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Leicester

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) SLA
2 4 (57.14%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) XML

C
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 4 (57.14%) MS Office
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) French Language
1 1 (14.29%) German Language
1 1 (14.29%) Italian Language
1 1 (14.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Service Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle