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 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 48 50 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing C 21 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.22% 2.59% 3.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.60% 5.56% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 10 15
Average salary £20,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.09% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,100 £40,000
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
318 198 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 48.77% 46.59% 49.61%
Number of salaries quoted 306 171 237
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £29,420
10% offered a salary of more than £49,200 £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 24 December 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Northampton

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (60.47%) ITIL
1 26 (60.47%) SC Cleared
1 26 (60.47%) Security Cleared
2 25 (58.14%) MS Office
2 25 (58.14%) MS Excel
2 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
3 24 (55.81%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (51.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 18 (41.86%) Service Management
6 16 (37.21%) C++
6 16 (37.21%) Java
6 16 (37.21%) ITSM
6 16 (37.21%) Management Information System
7 15 (34.88%) J2EE
7 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (34.88%) Software Engineering
8 14 (32.56%) C#
8 14 (32.56%) OOP
8 14 (32.56%) OOD
8 14 (32.56%) Scrum
8 14 (32.56%) Business Continuity
8 14 (32.56%) TDD
8 14 (32.56%) Pair Programming
8 14 (32.56%) Spring
8 14 (32.56%) Java EE
8 14 (32.56%) Mathematics
8 14 (32.56%) hybris
9 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (18.60%) Welsh Language
10 3 (6.98%) MCP

C
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (2.33%) SAS
1 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.33%) Apache Pig
1 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 25 (58.14%) MS Office
1 25 (58.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) LAN
1 1 (2.33%) WAN
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (2.33%) HBase
1 1 (2.33%) Big Data
1 1 (2.33%) Impala
General
1 8 (18.60%) Welsh Language
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Help Desk Analyst
1 15 (34.88%) Analyst
2 14 (32.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 14 (32.56%) Support Analyst
2 14 (32.56%) 1st Line Support
2 14 (32.56%) Service Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Customer Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Help Desk Support
4 6 (13.95%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Administrator
6 1 (2.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Integration Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.33%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Help Desk Team Lead
6 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) J2EE
2 14 (32.56%) Spring
2 14 (32.56%) Java EE
3 1 (2.33%) RESTful
3 1 (2.33%) REST
3 1 (2.33%) Kafka
3 1 (2.33%) Cascading
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) JMS
3 1 (2.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (55.81%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (37.21%) Management Information System
3 14 (32.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) UNIX
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) ITIL
2 18 (41.86%) Service Management
3 16 (37.21%) ITSM
4 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (34.88%) Software Engineering
5 14 (32.56%) TDD
5 14 (32.56%) Pair Programming
5 14 (32.56%) Scrum
5 14 (32.56%) Business Continuity
5 14 (32.56%) OOD
5 14 (32.56%) OOP
6 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.33%) MapReduce
7 1 (2.33%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.33%) Analytics
7 1 (2.33%) CRM
7 1 (2.33%) ERP
7 1 (2.33%) EAI
7 1 (2.33%) SOA
7 1 (2.33%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) C++
1 16 (37.21%) Java
2 14 (32.56%) C#
3 1 (2.33%) Perl
3 1 (2.33%) Python
3 1 (2.33%) Scala
3 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (60.47%) SC Cleared
1 26 (60.47%) Security Cleared
2 22 (51.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.98%) MCP
5 1 (2.33%) Degree
5 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) OpenView
1 2 (4.65%) OVSD
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 14 (32.56%) hybris
3 2 (4.65%) HP
4 1 (2.33%) Informatica
4 1 (2.33%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.33%) Teradata
4 1 (2.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Cognos
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
The SmartList
Salary: £24.5k + excellent commission package, car, phone, etc.
Posted: 11 days ago