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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 39 54 30
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Permanent jobs citing C 13 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.52% 2.20% 5.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.95% 4.88% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 14
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £39,900 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
187 205 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 50.68% 45.05% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 160 175 107
Average salary £43,250 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

C
Salary Trend in Luton

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

C Salary Trend in Luton

C
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Luton region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Luton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 11 (84.62%) MS Office
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
1 11 (84.62%) Mathematics
2 8 (61.54%) Client/Server
3 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
4 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
4 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) C#
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) VB
4 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) Office 365
6 4 (30.77%) CSS3
6 4 (30.77%) HTML5
6 4 (30.77%) Line Management
6 4 (30.77%) SDLC
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
7 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Windows 8

C
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 11 (84.62%) MS Office
2 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
3 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Help Desk Technician
1 3 (23.08%) Help Desk Support
1 3 (23.08%) Support Technician
1 3 (23.08%) Help Desk Support Technician
2 2 (15.38%) AWS Developer
2 2 (15.38%) IT Trainer
2 2 (15.38%) Trainer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Development Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Development Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) CSS3
2 4 (30.77%) HTML5
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 2 (15.38%) JSON
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 2 (15.38%) Middleware
3 2 (15.38%) Ajax
3 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (84.62%) Mathematics
2 8 (61.54%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.69%) PMI
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 2 (15.38%) Android
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
3 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Line Management
2 4 (30.77%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (15.38%) Release Management
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
1 6 (46.15%) VB
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
3 2 (15.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) MOS
3 1 (7.69%) PMP
3 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Infor