The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 58 58 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 -35
Permanent jobs citing C 20 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.33% 1.72% 7.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.59% 2.90% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 15
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
358 276 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 59.57% 59.35% 63.42%
Number of salaries quoted 316 247 200
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C
Leicestershire

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 16 April 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Leicester

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 20 (58.82%) C++
2 19 (55.88%) PHP
3 14 (41.18%) .NET
4 12 (35.29%) Java
4 12 (35.29%) VoIP
4 12 (35.29%) VPN
4 12 (35.29%) CISSP
4 12 (35.29%) Firewall
4 12 (35.29%) Wireless
4 12 (35.29%) GIAC
4 12 (35.29%) Objective-C
4 12 (35.29%) Information Management
4 12 (35.29%) Ethical Hacking
4 12 (35.29%) CEH
4 12 (35.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 12 (35.29%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (35.29%) CISMP
4 12 (35.29%) Security Testing
4 12 (35.29%) PCI DSS
4 12 (35.29%) Open Source
4 12 (35.29%) GPEN
4 12 (35.29%) OSCP
5 8 (23.53%) Degree
6 7 (20.59%) Firmware
6 7 (20.59%) Linux
7 6 (17.65%) Python
7 6 (17.65%) HTML
7 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
8 5 (14.71%) XML

C
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
1 2 (5.88%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) VoIP
1 12 (35.29%) VPN
1 12 (35.29%) Firewall
1 12 (35.29%) Wireless
2 3 (8.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
1 3 (8.82%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Security Tester
1 9 (26.47%) Penetration Tester
1 9 (26.47%) Tester
2 7 (20.59%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Test Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) PHP Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Embedded C Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) C Developer
5 3 (8.82%) UNIX Developer
5 3 (8.82%) C++ Software Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Security Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) C++ Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) .NET
2 6 (17.65%) HTML
3 5 (14.71%) XML
4 3 (8.82%) CSS
5 2 (5.88%) JSP
5 2 (5.88%) Flash
5 2 (5.88%) CSS3
5 2 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (2.94%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Open Source
2 7 (20.59%) Firmware
3 3 (8.82%) VHDL
4 1 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Information Management
1 12 (35.29%) Ethical Hacking
1 12 (35.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 12 (35.29%) Penetration Testing
1 12 (35.29%) Security Testing
2 6 (17.65%) Software Engineering
3 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
3 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Validation
4 4 (11.76%) OOP
4 4 (11.76%) OO
5 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Time Management
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) MVC
6 2 (5.88%) Web Design
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
6 2 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (5.88%) Game Development
6 2 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) C++
2 19 (55.88%) PHP
3 12 (35.29%) Java
3 12 (35.29%) Objective-C
4 6 (17.65%) Python
5 4 (11.76%) Embedded C
5 4 (11.76%) Embedded C++
6 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
6 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.88%) C#
7 2 (5.88%) SQL
7 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.88%) ActionScript
7 2 (5.88%) MATLAB
7 2 (5.88%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) CISSP
1 12 (35.29%) GIAC
1 12 (35.29%) CEH
1 12 (35.29%) CISMP
1 12 (35.29%) GPEN
1 12 (35.29%) OSCP
2 8 (23.53%) Degree
3 3 (8.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (35.29%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (2.94%) MKS
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