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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 64 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing C 12 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.66% 2.57% 1.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.14% 4.19% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 21 7
Average salary £27,633 £60,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.94% +71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £34,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £42,200
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
382 597 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 52.91% 61.36% 57.10%
Number of salaries quoted 334 541 353
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 7 May 2015.

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 7 May 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
Leicester +3 7 £22,500 -62.50%
Loughborough - 3 £40,000 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 2 £40,000 -
C
East Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 15 (65.22%) C++
2 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
3 13 (56.52%) C#
4 12 (52.17%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) Python
6 7 (30.43%) SCADA
7 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
7 5 (21.74%) ITIL
7 5 (21.74%) Windows
7 5 (21.74%) .NET
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
7 5 (21.74%) Automotive
7 5 (21.74%) Electronics
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 4 (17.39%) LabVIEW
8 4 (17.39%) Scrum
8 4 (17.39%) MS Office
8 4 (17.39%) Web Services
8 4 (17.39%) XML
8 4 (17.39%) Linux
8 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
8 4 (17.39%) SLA
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (17.39%) REST
9 3 (13.04%) MSBuild
9 3 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (13.04%) Embedded Software Development
9 3 (13.04%) HTML5
9 3 (13.04%) Jenkins

C
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 4 (17.39%) MS Office
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
1 4 (17.39%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (13.04%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) LabVIEW
2 3 (13.04%) MSBuild
2 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) AccuRev
3 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 5 (21.74%) Automotive
1 5 (21.74%) Electronics
2 3 (13.04%) Multimedia
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) French Language
3 1 (4.35%) German Language
3 1 (4.35%) Italian Language
3 1 (4.35%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Software Engineer
2 10 (43.48%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Service Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) FPGA Design Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) FPGA Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) Web Services
2 4 (17.39%) XML
2 4 (17.39%) REST
3 3 (13.04%) HTML5
3 3 (13.04%) .NET Remoting
3 3 (13.04%) WCF
3 3 (13.04%) WPF
3 3 (13.04%) WF
3 3 (13.04%) Silverlight
3 3 (13.04%) RESTful
3 3 (13.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (13.04%) STL
3 3 (13.04%) COM
3 3 (13.04%) XSD
3 3 (13.04%) XSLT
3 3 (13.04%) HTML
3 3 (13.04%) WinForms
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) SCADA
2 3 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (13.04%) MPEG
2 3 (13.04%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) VHDL
3 1 (4.35%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
4 3 (13.04%) Code Coverage
4 3 (13.04%) UML
4 3 (13.04%) Workflow
5 2 (8.70%) Validation
6 1 (4.35%) Image Processing
6 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.35%) Signal Processing
6 1 (4.35%) OO
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C++
2 13 (56.52%) C#
3 12 (52.17%) SQL
4 8 (34.78%) Python
5 3 (13.04%) XPath
5 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
5 3 (13.04%) MATLAB
5 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) VB
6 1 (4.35%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Altera
2 1 (4.35%) Xilinx
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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