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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 18 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing C 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 8.00% 4.35% 10.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.91% 5.71% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 4
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.64%
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
55 35 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 73.33% 76.09% 65.79%
Number of salaries quoted 48 35 24
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +59.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £26,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Stafford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Stafford region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Stafford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 5 (83.33%) C++
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) VxWorks
3 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (50.00%) Simulink
3 3 (50.00%) Electronics
3 3 (50.00%) UML
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
4 2 (33.33%) Marketing
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) Coaching
4 2 (33.33%) IEC 61508
4 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (33.33%) HND
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (16.67%) QNX
5 1 (16.67%) MKS
5 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
5 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (16.67%) Middleware

C
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 3 (50.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Real Time Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) VxWorks
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (16.67%) Signal Processing
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) QNX
1 1 (16.67%) MKS
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