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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 57 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing C 14 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.51% 2.05% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.58% 4.25% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 6
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
306 259 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 54.84% 48.23% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 207 243 204
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 10 February 2016.

C Salary Histogram in Northampton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 18 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 12 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (37.50%) Firmware
2 12 (37.50%) RFID
2 12 (37.50%) Embedded C
2 12 (37.50%) EMC
2 12 (37.50%) Assembly Language
2 12 (37.50%) Electronics
2 12 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 12 (37.50%) RS-232
2 12 (37.50%) RS-485
3 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (31.25%) Welsh Language
4 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
4 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
4 10 (31.25%) Business Continuity
4 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
4 10 (31.25%) MS Office
4 10 (31.25%) Service Management
4 10 (31.25%) ITSM
4 10 (31.25%) Management Information System
5 8 (25.00%) C#
6 6 (18.75%) ITIL
6 6 (18.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (12.50%) Automotive
8 3 (9.38%) Unix
8 3 (9.38%) C++
9 2 (6.25%) COBOL
9 2 (6.25%) Java

C
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
1 10 (31.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) RFID
1 12 (37.50%) RS-232
1 12 (37.50%) RS-485
1 12 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) NetBeans
General
1 12 (37.50%) Electronics
2 10 (31.25%) Welsh Language
3 4 (12.50%) Automotive
4 2 (6.25%) Games
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Software Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) C Software Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) Embedded C Engineer
2 12 (37.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) Analyst
3 10 (31.25%) Assembler Software Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) Customer Analyst
3 10 (31.25%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 10 (31.25%) Help Desk Analyst
3 10 (31.25%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) C++ Developer
5 1 (3.13%) COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
1 2 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) WinForms
2 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (31.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Unix
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 10 (31.25%) Business Continuity
2 10 (31.25%) ITSM
2 10 (31.25%) Service Management
3 6 (18.75%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) BDD
4 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.25%) Image Processing
4 2 (6.25%) OO
4 2 (6.25%) Scrum
4 2 (6.25%) SDLC
4 2 (6.25%) TDD
4 2 (6.25%) User Stories
5 1 (3.13%) Logistics
5 1 (3.13%) OOP
5 1 (3.13%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) Assembly Language
1 12 (37.50%) Embedded C
2 8 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) C++
4 2 (6.25%) COBOL
4 2 (6.25%) Java
4 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) SC Cleared
1 10 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) EMC
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
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