The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 25 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs citing C 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 4.65% 6.38% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.45% 7.89% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
Staffordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
62 38 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 72.09% 80.85% 67.86%
Number of salaries quoted 51 36 13
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

C
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

C Salary Trend in Stafford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 7 (70.00%) Validation
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Requirements Management
2 6 (60.00%) MATLAB
2 6 (60.00%) Simulink
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) UML
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
3 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) Electronics
4 3 (30.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (20.00%) Middleware
5 2 (20.00%) VxWorks
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (20.00%) Nucleus RTOS
5 2 (20.00%) Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) Device Driver
5 2 (20.00%) QNX
5 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) IEC 61508
5 2 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (20.00%) Modbus

C
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 6 (60.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (20.00%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (10.00%) PVCS
2 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) Electronics
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Project Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (30.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) VxWorks
1 2 (20.00%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Validation
2 6 (60.00%) Requirements Management
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
3 4 (40.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) OOD
4 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) API Development
5 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (40.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) QNX
2 1 (10.00%) MKS
2 1 (10.00%) Perforce
Stafford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Stafford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago