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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 19 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing C 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 9.52% - 10.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.32% - 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £36,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
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
53 34 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 84.13% 72.34% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 46 29 15
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +103.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 5 May 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 9 (75.00%) C++
2 8 (66.67%) Degree
3 7 (58.33%) UML
3 7 (58.33%) Validation
4 6 (50.00%) Electronics
4 6 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (50.00%) VxWorks
4 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (41.67%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (41.67%) MATLAB
5 5 (41.67%) Simulink
5 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (33.33%) Requirements Management
6 4 (33.33%) Marketing
6 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
6 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (33.33%) Coaching
6 4 (33.33%) IEC 61508
6 4 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (25.00%) Modbus
7 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
7 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
7 3 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) OOD
7 3 (25.00%) Middleware
7 3 (25.00%) QNX
7 3 (25.00%) Device Driver

C
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 5 (41.67%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Mercurial
3 1 (8.33%) PVCS
3 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (50.00%) Electronics
2 4 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (41.67%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (25.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) VxWorks
2 3 (25.00%) Nucleus RTOS
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) UML
1 7 (58.33%) Validation
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (33.33%) Coaching
4 3 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) OOD
5 2 (16.67%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (16.67%) Signal Processing
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) MATLAB
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) QNX
2 2 (16.67%) MKS
3 1 (8.33%) Perforce
Stafford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago