The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 69 68 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -27
Permanent jobs citing C 22 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.31% 1.53% 4.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.75% 2.75% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 20
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 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
587 400 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 61.66% 55.48% 56.27%
Number of salaries quoted 525 352 358
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C
East Midlands

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +4 20 £60,000 +71.42%
C
East Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (53.66%) C++
2 21 (51.22%) PHP
2 21 (51.22%) .NET
3 16 (39.02%) PCI DSS
4 15 (36.59%) Java
5 14 (34.15%) VoIP
5 14 (34.15%) VPN
5 14 (34.15%) CISSP
5 14 (34.15%) Wireless
5 14 (34.15%) Open Source
5 14 (34.15%) Security Testing
5 14 (34.15%) Firewall
5 14 (34.15%) GIAC
5 14 (34.15%) Objective-C
5 14 (34.15%) Ethical Hacking
5 14 (34.15%) CEH
5 14 (34.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 14 (34.15%) Penetration Testing
5 14 (34.15%) CISMP
5 14 (34.15%) GPEN
5 14 (34.15%) OSCP
6 12 (29.27%) Information Management
7 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
8 9 (21.95%) Degree
9 8 (19.51%) Retail
9 8 (19.51%) C#
9 8 (19.51%) HTML
9 8 (19.51%) Linux
10 7 (17.07%) XML
11 6 (14.63%) Firmware

C
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Photoshop
2 3 (7.32%) Simulink
3 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.88%) MS Office
4 1 (2.44%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) VoIP
1 14 (34.15%) VPN
1 14 (34.15%) Wireless
1 14 (34.15%) Firewall
2 3 (7.32%) Intranet
3 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.44%) ClearCase
General
1 8 (19.51%) Retail
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.88%) Games
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Automotive
4 1 (2.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Tester
2 10 (24.39%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) Test Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Penetration Tester
3 9 (21.95%) Security Tester
4 7 (17.07%) Software Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Web Developer
6 4 (9.76%) PHP Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Embedded C Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) C Developer
7 3 (7.32%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Security Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) C++ Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.32%) UNIX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (51.22%) .NET
2 8 (19.51%) HTML
3 7 (17.07%) XML
4 5 (12.20%) CSS
4 5 (12.20%) Web Services
5 2 (4.88%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (4.88%) JSP
5 2 (4.88%) XSLT
5 2 (4.88%) Flash
5 2 (4.88%) XHTML
5 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.88%) Ajax
5 2 (4.88%) jQuery
5 2 (4.88%) CSS3
5 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.88%) HTML5
6 1 (2.44%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (2.44%) JSON
6 1 (2.44%) COM
6 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Open Source
2 6 (14.63%) Firmware
3 3 (7.32%) VHDL
4 2 (4.88%) W3C
4 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) UNIX
3 2 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Security Testing
1 14 (34.15%) Ethical Hacking
1 14 (34.15%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 14 (34.15%) Penetration Testing
2 12 (29.27%) Information Management
3 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
4 6 (14.63%) Time Management
5 5 (12.20%) Integration Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Automated Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Validation
5 5 (12.20%) Regression Testing
6 4 (9.76%) MVC
6 4 (9.76%) OOP
6 4 (9.76%) OO
7 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (4.88%) Analytics
8 2 (4.88%) Project Management
8 2 (4.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) C++
2 21 (51.22%) PHP
3 15 (36.59%) Java
4 14 (34.15%) Objective-C
5 8 (19.51%) C#
6 6 (14.63%) Python
7 5 (12.20%) SQL
7 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
8 4 (9.76%) Embedded C
8 4 (9.76%) Embedded C++
9 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
9 3 (7.32%) MATLAB
10 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
10 2 (4.88%) VB
10 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
10 2 (4.88%) ActionScript
10 2 (4.88%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (2.44%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) CISSP
1 14 (34.15%) GIAC
1 14 (34.15%) CEH
1 14 (34.15%) CISMP
1 14 (34.15%) GPEN
1 14 (34.15%) OSCP
2 9 (21.95%) Degree
3 3 (7.32%) ISEB
4 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (39.02%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Adobe
2 2 (4.88%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) MKS
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Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Pension
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Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
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