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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 60 70 76
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing C 16 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.23% 2.41% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% 4.03% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 3
Average salary £24,265 £60,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.55% +84.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £34,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £40,500
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
336 596 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 46.80% 59.84% 59.56%
Number of salaries quoted 293 549 375
Average salary £38,000 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £30,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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 30 June 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
Loughborough - 8 £50,000 -
Leicester -1 5 £22,500 -62.50% 2
C
East Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 21 (70.00%) C++
2 16 (53.33%) Python
3 11 (36.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 11 (36.67%) Video Processing
4 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 10 (33.33%) Degree
4 10 (33.33%) Tcl
4 10 (33.33%) Perl
5 9 (30.00%) C#
5 9 (30.00%) Algorithms
6 8 (26.67%) SQL
7 7 (23.33%) MATLAB
7 7 (23.33%) VHDL
7 7 (23.33%) Verilog
7 7 (23.33%) Signal Processing
7 7 (23.33%) Synopsys
8 6 (20.00%) ITIL
9 5 (16.67%) MS Office
9 5 (16.67%) SLA
9 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 5 (16.67%) Electronics
9 5 (16.67%) Automotive
9 5 (16.67%) SCADA
9 5 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (13.33%) Image Processing
10 4 (13.33%) LabVIEW
11 3 (10.00%) Device Driver
11 3 (10.00%) Cadence
11 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 3 (10.00%) PhD

C
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 5 (16.67%) MS Office
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 5 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (10.00%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) LabVIEW
2 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (16.67%) Automotive
1 5 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (6.67%) French Language
2 2 (6.67%) German Language
2 2 (6.67%) Italian Language
2 2 (6.67%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Hardware Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) AWS Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Junior
6 2 (6.67%) Graduate
6 2 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Verification Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Hardware Verification Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Hardware Verification Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) .NET
1 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.67%) REST
2 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.67%) SOAP
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) Qt
3 1 (3.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 9 (30.00%) Algorithms
3 7 (23.33%) VHDL
3 7 (23.33%) Verilog
4 5 (16.67%) SCADA
5 3 (10.00%) ASIC
5 3 (10.00%) Device Driver
5 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
7 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
7 1 (3.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Video Processing
2 10 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 7 (23.33%) Signal Processing
4 6 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (13.33%) Image Processing
6 3 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.67%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) Service Management
7 2 (6.67%) Validation
8 1 (3.33%) Scrum
8 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) C++
2 16 (53.33%) Python
3 10 (33.33%) Tcl
3 10 (33.33%) Perl
4 9 (30.00%) C#
5 8 (26.67%) SQL
6 7 (23.33%) MATLAB
7 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (10.00%) Java
8 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Synopsys
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Cadence
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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