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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 47 63 57
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Permanent jobs citing C 10 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.40% 1.26% 2.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.41% 1.95% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 7
Average salary £44,000 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £18,950 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £43,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
227 257 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 54.57% 64.74% 65.63%
Number of salaries quoted 210 242 210
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 September 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Leicester

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 15 (48.39%) Java
3 14 (45.16%) C++
3 14 (45.16%) Python
4 13 (41.94%) PHP
4 13 (41.94%) VoIP
4 13 (41.94%) VPN
4 13 (41.94%) CISSP
4 13 (41.94%) Firewall
4 13 (41.94%) Wireless
4 13 (41.94%) GIAC
4 13 (41.94%) Objective-C
4 13 (41.94%) Information Management
4 13 (41.94%) Ethical Hacking
4 13 (41.94%) CEH
4 13 (41.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 13 (41.94%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (41.94%) CISMP
4 13 (41.94%) Degree
4 13 (41.94%) Security Testing
4 13 (41.94%) PCI DSS
4 13 (41.94%) Open Source
4 13 (41.94%) GPEN
4 13 (41.94%) OSCP
5 10 (32.26%) Firmware
6 9 (29.03%) ISEB
6 9 (29.03%) Integration Testing
6 9 (29.03%) Time Management
6 9 (29.03%) Automated Testing
6 9 (29.03%) Regression Testing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) VoIP
1 13 (41.94%) VPN
1 13 (41.94%) Firewall
1 13 (41.94%) Wireless
2 2 (6.45%) LTE
2 2 (6.45%) GSM
2 2 (6.45%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Aerospace
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Tester
1 9 (29.03%) Software Engineer
1 9 (29.03%) Test Engineer
1 9 (29.03%) Penetration Tester
1 9 (29.03%) Security Tester
2 8 (25.81%) Software Test Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Security Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Penetration Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Support
6 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Design Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Open Source
2 10 (32.26%) Firmware
3 9 (29.03%) VHDL
4 2 (6.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Information Management
1 13 (41.94%) Ethical Hacking
1 13 (41.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 13 (41.94%) Penetration Testing
1 13 (41.94%) Security Testing
2 9 (29.03%) Integration Testing
2 9 (29.03%) Time Management
2 9 (29.03%) Automated Testing
2 9 (29.03%) Regression Testing
3 8 (25.81%) Software Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.68%) Video Analytics
4 3 (9.68%) Image Processing
4 3 (9.68%) Video Processing
4 3 (9.68%) Analytics
4 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.45%) Coaching
5 2 (6.45%) UML
5 2 (6.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) C++
2 14 (45.16%) Python
3 13 (41.94%) PHP
3 13 (41.94%) Objective-C
4 5 (16.13%) C#
5 3 (9.68%) MATLAB
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.45%) Tcl
6 2 (6.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (41.94%) CISSP
1 13 (41.94%) GIAC
1 13 (41.94%) CEH
1 13 (41.94%) CISMP
1 13 (41.94%) Degree
1 13 (41.94%) GPEN
1 13 (41.94%) OSCP
2 9 (29.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Xilinx
1 1 (3.23%) EMC
Leicester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Leicester
Three People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits based on experience
Posted: 16 days ago