The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 24 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing C 1 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 0.81% 12.39% 12.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.33% 26.17% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 21 5
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -12.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
C
Hertfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
43 107 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 34.96% 47.35% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 40 94 22
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

C
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

C Salary Trend in Stevenage

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 3 (50.00%) Simulink
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Electronics
3 3 (50.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (33.33%) Automotive
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
4 2 (33.33%) VxWorks
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Ada
4 2 (33.33%) OOD
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) IEC 61508
4 2 (33.33%) DO-178B
4 2 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (16.67%) Signal Processing
5 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (16.67%) Stateflow

C
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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
2 1 (16.67%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
1 3 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (33.33%) Automotive
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Principle Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Principal Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) UML
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Signal Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Ada
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) IEC 61508
1 2 (33.33%) DO-178B