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

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 55 60 56
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing C 27 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.62% 1.86% 2.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.65% 3.99% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 18
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,700 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
406 351 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 54.50% 46.74% 44.87%
Number of salaries quoted 292 322 298
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 13 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Kettering - 6 £42,500 - 1
C
East Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 28 (45.16%) Microsoft
1 28 (45.16%) Software Engineering
2 25 (40.32%) MS Excel
3 22 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (30.65%) MS Office
4 19 (30.65%) SC Cleared
4 19 (30.65%) Security Cleared
5 18 (29.03%) C#
6 17 (27.42%) Electronics
6 17 (27.42%) Management Information System
6 17 (27.42%) Welsh Language
7 16 (25.81%) ITSM
7 16 (25.81%) Service Management
7 16 (25.81%) Firmware
8 15 (24.19%) Unix
8 15 (24.19%) Linux
9 14 (22.58%) Business Continuity
10 13 (20.97%) Java
10 13 (20.97%) Embedded C
10 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
11 12 (19.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 12 (19.35%) RS-232
11 12 (19.35%) RS-485
11 12 (19.35%) EMC
11 12 (19.35%) ITIL
11 12 (19.35%) Assembly Language
11 12 (19.35%) RFID
11 12 (19.35%) Embedded Systems
12 11 (17.74%) C++
13 8 (12.90%) Windows

C
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 25 (40.32%) MS Excel
2 19 (30.65%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
2 12 (19.35%) RFID
2 12 (19.35%) RS-232
2 12 (19.35%) RS-485
3 6 (9.68%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (9.68%) iSCSI
3 6 (9.68%) LAN
3 6 (9.68%) SAN
4 5 (8.06%) Bluetooth
4 5 (8.06%) Ethernet
4 5 (8.06%) Wireless
4 5 (8.06%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) KDB
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) GDB
2 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.61%) NetBeans
General
1 17 (27.42%) Electronics
1 17 (27.42%) Welsh Language
2 6 (9.68%) French Language
2 6 (9.68%) German Language
2 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.45%) Automotive
4 2 (3.23%) Games
5 1 (1.61%) Back Office
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (33.87%) Software Engineer
2 19 (30.65%) Analyst
2 19 (30.65%) Help Desk Analyst
2 19 (30.65%) Service Analyst
3 16 (25.81%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 14 (22.58%) Customer Analyst
5 13 (20.97%) Embedded C Engineer
5 13 (20.97%) Embedded Engineer
6 12 (19.35%) C Software Engineer
7 10 (16.13%) Assembler Software Engineer
7 10 (16.13%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 10 (16.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 8 (12.90%) Windows Engineer
9 7 (11.29%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (11.29%) Linux Support
9 7 (11.29%) Linux Support Engineer
9 7 (11.29%) Support Engineer
9 7 (11.29%) Unix Engineer
9 7 (11.29%) Unix Support
9 7 (11.29%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) .NET
1 3 (4.84%) CSS
1 3 (4.84%) HTML
1 3 (4.84%) HTML5
1 3 (4.84%) XML
2 1 (1.61%) WinForms
2 1 (1.61%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (27.42%) Management Information System
3 12 (19.35%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.84%) Physics
5 2 (3.23%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.61%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.19%) Linux
1 15 (24.19%) Unix
2 8 (12.90%) Windows
3 2 (3.23%) Solaris
4 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) Software Engineering
2 16 (25.81%) ITSM
2 16 (25.81%) Service Management
3 14 (22.58%) Business Continuity
4 12 (19.35%) ITIL
5 7 (11.29%) CRM
6 5 (8.06%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.84%) Logistics
7 3 (4.84%) OO
8 2 (3.23%) Functional Testing
8 2 (3.23%) Image Processing
9 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.61%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 1 (1.61%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.61%) OOP
9 1 (1.61%) Time Management
9 1 (1.61%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.03%) C#
2 13 (20.97%) Embedded C
2 13 (20.97%) Java
3 12 (19.35%) Assembly Language
4 11 (17.74%) C++
5 7 (11.29%) Shell Script
6 6 (9.68%) AWK
6 6 (9.68%) sed
7 3 (4.84%) PHP
8 2 (3.23%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 19 (30.65%) SC Cleared
1 19 (30.65%) Security Cleared
2 12 (19.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 7 (11.29%) Degree
4 2 (3.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (25.81%) Firmware
2 6 (9.68%) NFS
2 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) NetBackup
1 6 (9.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 28 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.35%) EMC
3 6 (9.68%) CommVault
3 6 (9.68%) IBM
3 6 (9.68%) VMware
4 3 (4.84%) hybris
4 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago