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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 57 65 39
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -26
Permanent jobs citing C 26 5 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.81% 0.75% 5.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.48% 1.54% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 27
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,870 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
401 324 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 43.30% 48.43% 48.30%
Number of salaries quoted 369 299 278
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 -8 13 £40,000 - 3
Corby +7 2 £52,500 +50.00%
Kettering - 1 £30,000 - 1
Brackley - 1 £32,500 -
C
East Midlands

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 33 (48.53%) C++
1 33 (48.53%) Software Engineering
2 26 (38.24%) C#
3 25 (36.76%) Java
3 25 (36.76%) Mathematics
4 21 (30.88%) J2EE
5 19 (27.94%) Scrum
6 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (25.00%) TDD
6 17 (25.00%) Pair Programming
6 17 (25.00%) Spring
6 17 (25.00%) OOP
6 17 (25.00%) OOD
6 17 (25.00%) Java EE
6 17 (25.00%) hybris
7 16 (23.53%) Degree
8 13 (19.12%) Windows
9 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
9 12 (17.65%) Security Cleared
10 11 (16.18%) Linux
11 8 (11.76%) UNIX
12 7 (10.29%) PhD
12 7 (10.29%) Embedded C
12 7 (10.29%) Visual Studio
12 7 (10.29%) Games
12 7 (10.29%) Configuration Management
12 7 (10.29%) Image Processing
12 7 (10.29%) Physics
12 7 (10.29%) Computer Science
13 6 (8.82%) DV Cleared

C
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.35%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.94%) Apache
2 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.47%) CICS
3 1 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.47%) CMS
3 1 (1.47%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.47%) Drupal
3 1 (1.47%) WordPress
3 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Office
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) NAS
1 6 (8.82%) SAN
2 5 (7.35%) Internet
3 3 (4.41%) HTTP
3 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.94%) Asterisk PBX
4 2 (2.94%) PBX
5 1 (1.47%) WAN
5 1 (1.47%) DHCP
5 1 (1.47%) LAN
5 1 (1.47%) VPN
5 1 (1.47%) SSL
5 1 (1.47%) Firewall
5 1 (1.47%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) MySQL
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.47%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.94%) Subversion
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.47%) ProC
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (10.29%) Games
2 3 (4.41%) Electronics
2 3 (4.41%) Retail
2 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.41%) Welsh Language
3 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.94%) Finance
4 1 (1.47%) Automotive
4 1 (1.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 14 (20.59%) C Software Engineer
3 11 (16.18%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Data Centre Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Developer
4 6 (8.82%) Architect
5 5 (7.35%) Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Integration Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Embedded C Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Software Team Leader
8 2 (2.94%) Software Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Design Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Hardware Engineer
8 2 (2.94%) Hardware Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.88%) J2EE
2 17 (25.00%) Spring
2 17 (25.00%) Java EE
3 6 (8.82%) XML
4 5 (7.35%) Web Services
5 4 (5.88%) RESTful
5 4 (5.88%) REST
5 4 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (5.88%) JMS
6 3 (4.41%) CSS
6 3 (4.41%) HTML
6 3 (4.41%) Middleware
7 2 (2.94%) jQuery
7 2 (2.94%) .NET
7 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.47%) LAMP
8 1 (1.47%) CSS3
8 1 (1.47%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (36.76%) Mathematics
2 7 (10.29%) Physics
2 7 (10.29%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.88%) DataPower
4 3 (4.41%) Firmware
4 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (2.94%) VHDL
5 2 (2.94%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.47%) HACMP
6 1 (1.47%) EPoS
6 1 (1.47%) EFTPOS
6 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.47%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.47%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.47%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.12%) Windows
2 11 (16.18%) Linux
3 8 (11.76%) UNIX
4 2 (2.94%) CentOS
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Vista
4 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) zOS
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (48.53%) Software Engineering
2 19 (27.94%) Scrum
3 17 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (25.00%) TDD
3 17 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 17 (25.00%) OOP
3 17 (25.00%) OOD
4 7 (10.29%) Configuration Management
4 7 (10.29%) Image Processing
5 6 (8.82%) Business Transformation
5 6 (8.82%) ITIL
5 6 (8.82%) B2B
6 5 (7.35%) Service Management
7 4 (5.88%) Logistics
7 4 (5.88%) ITSM
7 4 (5.88%) OO
7 4 (5.88%) SOA
7 4 (5.88%) CRM
7 4 (5.88%) EAI
7 4 (5.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 33 (48.53%) C++
2 26 (38.24%) C#
3 25 (36.76%) Java
4 7 (10.29%) Embedded C
5 5 (7.35%) SQL
6 3 (4.41%) Embedded C++
6 3 (4.41%) PHP
6 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.47%) JCL
8 1 (1.47%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.47%) Python
8 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.47%) Perl
8 1 (1.47%) COBOL
8 1 (1.47%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 16 (23.53%) Degree
2 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 12 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.29%) PhD
4 6 (8.82%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.94%) MCP
6 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.47%) HND
7 1 (1.47%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) RACF
1 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (25.00%) hybris
2 6 (8.82%) 3PAR
2 6 (8.82%) SAP
2 6 (8.82%) HP
3 5 (7.35%) IBM
3 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle
5 2 (2.94%) EMC
6 1 (1.47%) Adobe
6 1 (1.47%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.47%) Business Objects
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