The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 60 61 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing C 22 27 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.35% 2.93% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.16% 6.94% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 5
Average salary £25,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £17,750 £20,500 £32,870
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
426 389 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 45.56% 42.15% 47.69%
Number of salaries quoted 398 354 285
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

C
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

C Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

C
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

C
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -1 16 £21,000 -47.50% 3
Kettering +1 2 £40,000 +33.33% 5
Wellingborough - 1 - -
C
East Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 22 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 18 (52.94%) Management Information System
3 17 (50.00%) Service Management
3 17 (50.00%) ITSM
3 17 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 17 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 17 (50.00%) MS Office
3 17 (50.00%) ITIL
3 17 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 17 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 17 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 14 (41.18%) Welsh Language
5 13 (38.24%) C#
6 12 (35.29%) Java
7 11 (32.35%) C++
7 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
8 6 (17.65%) XML
8 6 (17.65%) OO
9 4 (11.76%) SLA
9 4 (11.76%) Linux
9 4 (11.76%) OOP
9 4 (11.76%) UNIX
9 4 (11.76%) HTML
9 4 (11.76%) Degree
10 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
10 3 (8.82%) WinForms
10 3 (8.82%) NetBeans
10 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
10 3 (8.82%) Windows

C
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 17 (50.00%) MS Office
1 17 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) NetBeans
2 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 14 (41.18%) Welsh Language
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (52.94%) Analyst
2 17 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 10 (29.41%) Software Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Developer
6 3 (8.82%) C++ Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Graduate
7 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Junior
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Systems Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) XML
2 4 (11.76%) HTML
3 3 (8.82%) WPF
3 3 (8.82%) WinForms
4 2 (5.88%) jQuery
4 2 (5.88%) .NET
4 2 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (2.94%) J2EE
5 1 (2.94%) HTML5
5 1 (2.94%) Spring
5 1 (2.94%) Ajax
5 1 (2.94%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (52.94%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) Physics
4 2 (5.88%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.94%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) UNIX
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) ITIL
1 17 (50.00%) Service Management
1 17 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 17 (50.00%) ITSM
2 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
3 6 (17.65%) OO
4 4 (11.76%) OOP
5 3 (8.82%) V-Model
6 2 (5.88%) Image Processing
6 2 (5.88%) Logistics
7 1 (2.94%) Scrum
7 1 (2.94%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.94%) SDLC
7 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.94%) CRM
7 1 (2.94%) OOD
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.94%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Web Development
7 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) C#
2 12 (35.29%) Java
3 11 (32.35%) C++
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.88%) R
6 1 (2.94%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 17 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 17 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) SLA
2 3 (8.82%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) hybris
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brackley, Northamptonshire
The Curve Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 9 days ago
Northamptonshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Northampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Northamptonshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Northampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago