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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 18 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing C 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 8.11% 4.44% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.76% 5.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £21,500 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
51 40 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 68.92% 88.89% 65.31%
Number of salaries quoted 42 31 23
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,000 £42,500
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 4 September 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 8 (66.67%) MATLAB
1 8 (66.67%) Simulink
2 7 (58.33%) Validation
2 7 (58.33%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) Requirements Management
3 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 4 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (25.00%) UML
6 2 (16.67%) OO
6 2 (16.67%) OOD
6 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
6 2 (16.67%) Middleware
6 2 (16.67%) QNX
6 2 (16.67%) Electronics
6 2 (16.67%) Device Driver
6 2 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (16.67%) Modbus
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) Nucleus RTOS
6 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) IEC 61508
7 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (8.33%) Digital Signal Processing
7 1 (8.33%) Signal Processing
7 1 (8.33%) Marketing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 8 (66.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Modbus
2 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) PVCS
1 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software Project Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Project Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (16.67%) Device Driver
2 2 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Nucleus RTOS
2 1 (8.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Validation
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Requirements Management
3 4 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) OOD
5 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) API Development
6 1 (8.33%) System Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (8.33%) Signal Processing
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 3 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) QNX
2 1 (8.33%) MKS
2 1 (8.33%) Perforce
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft