The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 61 81 53
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -28
Permanent jobs citing C 11 18 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.58% 2.15% 4.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.16% 3.45% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 30
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -22.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,699 £28,400 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
348 521 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 49.86% 62.25% 64.61%
Number of salaries quoted 315 465 429
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

C
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

C Salary Trend in Leicestershire

C
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ashby-de-la-Zouch -2 5 £45,000 +55.17% 1
Loughborough +3 3 £42,999 +10.25% 2
C
East Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 18 (81.82%) C#
2 17 (77.27%) C++
2 17 (77.27%) Software Engineering
3 15 (68.18%) SQL
4 10 (45.45%) Python
5 9 (40.91%) .NET
5 9 (40.91%) SCADA
6 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
7 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 5 (22.73%) Java
8 5 (22.73%) Windows
8 5 (22.73%) Web Services
9 4 (18.18%) XML
9 4 (18.18%) Linux
9 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 4 (18.18%) HTML
9 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
10 3 (13.64%) WCF
10 3 (13.64%) WPF
10 3 (13.64%) WF
10 3 (13.64%) Silverlight
10 3 (13.64%) AccuRev
10 3 (13.64%) RESTful
10 3 (13.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 3 (13.64%) HTML5
10 3 (13.64%) REST
10 3 (13.64%) MSBuild
10 3 (13.64%) Embedded Systems

C
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (9.09%) Simulink
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MSBuild
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) LabVIEW
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 3 (13.64%) Electronics
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
1 3 (13.64%) Multimedia
2 2 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Software Engineer
1 12 (54.55%) Senior Software Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) FPGA Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) FPGA Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 5 (22.73%) Web Services
4 4 (18.18%) XML
4 4 (18.18%) HTML
5 3 (13.64%) WCF
5 3 (13.64%) WPF
5 3 (13.64%) WF
5 3 (13.64%) Silverlight
5 3 (13.64%) RESTful
5 3 (13.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (13.64%) HTML5
5 3 (13.64%) REST
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
5 3 (13.64%) COM
5 3 (13.64%) STL
5 3 (13.64%) XSD
5 3 (13.64%) XSLT
5 3 (13.64%) WinForms
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) SCADA
2 3 (13.64%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (13.64%) MPEG
3 2 (9.09%) Device Driver
3 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.55%) VHDL
4 1 (4.55%) Verilog
4 1 (4.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Software Engineering
2 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (13.64%) Multithreading
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) UML
3 3 (13.64%) Code Coverage
3 3 (13.64%) Workflow
3 3 (13.64%) Scrum
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 2 (9.09%) MVC
4 2 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Image Processing
4 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 2 (9.09%) System Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Signal Processing
5 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C#
2 17 (77.27%) C++
3 15 (68.18%) SQL
4 10 (45.45%) Python
5 5 (22.73%) Java
6 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
7 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
7 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
7 3 (13.64%) XPath
8 2 (9.09%) MATLAB
9 1 (4.55%) Tcl
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) AccuRev
3 1 (4.55%) Altera
3 1 (4.55%) Xilinx
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £43000 - £58000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coalville, Leicestershire
ICTIC Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum , Travel expenses will be paid
Posted: 3 days ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Loughborough
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago