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

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 68 83 65
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Permanent jobs citing C 15 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.85% 0.57% 2.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.18% 0.94% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 16
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,547
% change year-on-year
- +6.53%
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
471 424 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 57.93% 60.31% 61.44%
Number of salaries quoted 428 398 378
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

C Salary Histogram 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 15 September 2014. 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
Leicester +13 10 £44,500 +48.33% 2
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 3 £40,000 - 2
C
East Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 21 (53.85%) Java
2 20 (51.28%) .NET
3 19 (48.72%) C++
4 17 (43.59%) Python
5 16 (41.03%) VoIP
5 16 (41.03%) VPN
5 16 (41.03%) PHP
5 16 (41.03%) CISSP
5 16 (41.03%) Firewall
5 16 (41.03%) Wireless
5 16 (41.03%) GIAC
5 16 (41.03%) Objective-C
5 16 (41.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 16 (41.03%) Penetration Testing
5 16 (41.03%) Ethical Hacking
5 16 (41.03%) CEH
5 16 (41.03%) CISMP
5 16 (41.03%) Security Testing
5 16 (41.03%) PCI DSS
5 16 (41.03%) Open Source
5 16 (41.03%) GPEN
5 16 (41.03%) OSCP
6 13 (33.33%) Degree
6 13 (33.33%) Information Management
7 10 (25.64%) Firmware
7 10 (25.64%) Automated Testing
7 10 (25.64%) Time Management
8 9 (23.08%) Integration Testing
8 9 (23.08%) ISEB
8 9 (23.08%) Regression Testing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (41.03%) VoIP
1 16 (41.03%) VPN
1 16 (41.03%) Firewall
1 16 (41.03%) Wireless
2 2 (5.13%) LTE
2 2 (5.13%) GSM
2 2 (5.13%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) LabVIEW
1 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.13%) Electronics
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Tester
1 12 (30.77%) Software Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Test Engineer
3 10 (25.64%) Penetration Tester
3 10 (25.64%) Security Tester
4 8 (20.51%) Software Test Engineer
4 8 (20.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) Security Analyst
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Systems Support
9 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) SQL Developer
9 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Penetration Test Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.56%) HTML
4 1 (2.56%) Web Services
4 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) Open Source
2 10 (25.64%) Firmware
3 9 (23.08%) VHDL
4 3 (7.69%) SCADA
5 2 (5.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.56%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Ethical Hacking
1 16 (41.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 16 (41.03%) Penetration Testing
1 16 (41.03%) Security Testing
2 13 (33.33%) Information Management
3 10 (25.64%) Time Management
3 10 (25.64%) Automated Testing
4 9 (23.08%) Integration Testing
4 9 (23.08%) Regression Testing
5 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
5 8 (20.51%) Software Testing
6 4 (10.26%) Image Processing
7 3 (7.69%) Video Processing
7 3 (7.69%) Video Analytics
7 3 (7.69%) Analytics
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.13%) Security Management
8 2 (5.13%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) Java
2 19 (48.72%) C++
3 17 (43.59%) Python
4 16 (41.03%) PHP
4 16 (41.03%) Objective-C
5 9 (23.08%) C#
6 5 (12.82%) SQL
7 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 3 (7.69%) MATLAB
8 2 (5.13%) Perl
8 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.13%) Tcl
9 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) CISSP
1 16 (41.03%) GIAC
1 16 (41.03%) CEH
1 16 (41.03%) CISMP
1 16 (41.03%) GPEN
1 16 (41.03%) OSCP
2 13 (33.33%) Degree
3 9 (23.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.56%) EMC
1 1 (2.56%) Xilinx
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Connectus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + 35 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Flexi-time
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
Huxley Associates
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicester
Three People
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits based on experience
Posted: 10 days ago