The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 46 46 45
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing C 29 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.91% 2.57% 3.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.43% 5.50% 7.17%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 16
Average salary £20,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.33% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £32,395 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,100 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
Northamptonshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
344 200 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 46.36% 46.73% 46.57%
Number of salaries quoted 329 182 235
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

C
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

C Salary Trend in Northampton

C
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Northampton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 26 (61.90%) ITIL
1 26 (61.90%) SC Cleared
1 26 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 25 (59.52%) MS Office
2 25 (59.52%) MS Excel
2 25 (59.52%) Microsoft
3 24 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (52.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 18 (42.86%) Service Management
6 16 (38.10%) ITSM
6 16 (38.10%) Management Information System
7 14 (33.33%) C++
7 14 (33.33%) Java
7 14 (33.33%) Business Continuity
8 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
8 13 (30.95%) J2EE
9 12 (28.57%) OOD
9 12 (28.57%) OOP
9 12 (28.57%) C#
9 12 (28.57%) Scrum
9 12 (28.57%) Spring
9 12 (28.57%) TDD
9 12 (28.57%) Pair Programming
9 12 (28.57%) Java EE
9 12 (28.57%) Mathematics
9 12 (28.57%) hybris
10 8 (19.05%) Welsh Language
10 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (7.14%) MCP

C
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 1 (2.38%) SAS
1 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
1 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 25 (59.52%) MS Office
1 25 (59.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) LAN
1 1 (2.38%) WAN
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
1 1 (2.38%) HBase
1 1 (2.38%) Big Data
1 1 (2.38%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.38%) ProC
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
General
1 8 (19.05%) Welsh Language
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Analyst
2 15 (35.71%) Help Desk Analyst
3 14 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
3 14 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 14 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 14 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Customer Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
5 6 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.38%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.38%) Help Desk Team Lead
7 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (30.95%) J2EE
2 12 (28.57%) Spring
2 12 (28.57%) Java EE
3 1 (2.38%) RESTful
3 1 (2.38%) REST
3 1 (2.38%) Kafka
3 1 (2.38%) Cascading
3 1 (2.38%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) JMS
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (38.10%) Management Information System
3 12 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.38%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) UNIX
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) ITIL
2 18 (42.86%) Service Management
3 16 (38.10%) ITSM
4 14 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (30.95%) Software Engineering
6 12 (28.57%) TDD
6 12 (28.57%) Pair Programming
6 12 (28.57%) OOD
6 12 (28.57%) OOP
6 12 (28.57%) Scrum
7 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.38%) MapReduce
8 1 (2.38%) Business Transformation
8 1 (2.38%) Analytics
8 1 (2.38%) CRM
8 1 (2.38%) ERP
8 1 (2.38%) EAI
8 1 (2.38%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) C++
1 14 (33.33%) Java
2 12 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.38%) Perl
3 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.38%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) Python
3 1 (2.38%) Scala
3 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (61.90%) SC Cleared
1 26 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 22 (52.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.14%) MCP
5 1 (2.38%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) OpenView
1 2 (4.76%) OVSD
1 2 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) Microsoft
2 12 (28.57%) hybris
3 2 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) Informatica
4 1 (2.38%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.38%) Teradata
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Cognos
4 1 (2.38%) IBM