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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 35 44 50
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs citing C 2 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.93% 0.68% 2.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.50% 1.29% 5.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 11
Average salary £66,250 £25,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+165.00% -39.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £25,000 £45,000
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
80 155 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 37.04% 52.90% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 73 153 191
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (37.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) XSLT
4 3 (37.50%) MQSeries
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) WSDL
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) TIBCO
4 3 (37.50%) Middleware
4 3 (37.50%) MVC

C
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) MQSeries
1 3 (37.50%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (37.50%) Subversion
2 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
2 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Development
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) XSLT
3 3 (37.50%) WSDL
3 3 (37.50%) Middleware
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 3 (37.50%) WCF
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Waterfall
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) B2B
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) TIBCO
3 1 (12.50%) Infor
3 1 (12.50%) SAP