The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 43 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing C 21 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.26% 4.90% 2.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.13% 10.71% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 7
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Watford region.

Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
230 280 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 46.65% 45.75% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 167 223 113
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

C
Salary Trend in Watford

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

C Salary Trend in Watford

C
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Watford region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Watford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 38 (66.67%) C++
2 37 (64.91%) Linux
3 33 (57.89%) UNIX
4 27 (47.37%) Degree
5 26 (45.61%) Finance
6 20 (35.09%) Banking
6 20 (35.09%) Computer Science
7 17 (29.82%) Windows
8 16 (28.07%) Shell Script
9 14 (24.56%) XML
9 14 (24.56%) SQL
9 14 (24.56%) Software Engineering
9 14 (24.56%) Mathematics
10 13 (22.81%) Relational Database
10 13 (22.81%) RDBMS
11 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
11 12 (21.05%) VMware
11 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
12 11 (19.30%) OO
12 11 (19.30%) MS Office
13 10 (17.54%) AIX
13 10 (17.54%) HPUX
13 10 (17.54%) Telecoms
13 10 (17.54%) Regression Testing
13 10 (17.54%) Unit Testing
13 10 (17.54%) Test Scripting
13 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (15.79%) Multithreading
14 9 (15.79%) MVC

C
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.79%) WebSphere
2 8 (14.04%) MS Exchange
3 7 (12.28%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.26%) Tuxedo
4 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Office
2 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.75%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.75%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.77%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (8.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) IPv4
2 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.77%) VPN
2 5 (8.77%) DNS
2 5 (8.77%) DHCP
3 2 (3.51%) HTTP
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) Relational Database
1 13 (22.81%) RDBMS
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) CorVu
3 2 (3.51%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) SoapUI
1 7 (12.28%) Subversion
1 7 (12.28%) Maven
2 2 (3.51%) LabVIEW
General
1 26 (45.61%) Finance
2 20 (35.09%) Banking
3 10 (17.54%) Telecoms
4 7 (12.28%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Developer
2 21 (36.84%) Analyst
3 14 (24.56%) Programmer
4 11 (19.30%) C++ Developer
5 7 (12.28%) IT Administrator
5 7 (12.28%) Java Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Senior Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Software Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Administrator
6 6 (10.53%) Support Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (7.02%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 4 (7.02%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Business Performance Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Consultant
9 2 (3.51%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.51%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) XML
2 9 (15.79%) SOAP
3 7 (12.28%) RESTful
3 7 (12.28%) jQuery
3 7 (12.28%) Spring MVC
3 7 (12.28%) Struts
3 7 (12.28%) Web Services
3 7 (12.28%) XSD
3 7 (12.28%) DOM
3 7 (12.28%) XSLT
3 7 (12.28%) EJB
3 7 (12.28%) JDBC
3 7 (12.28%) JSP
3 7 (12.28%) Servlets
3 7 (12.28%) JAXB
3 7 (12.28%) SAX
3 7 (12.28%) Java EE
3 7 (12.28%) Spring
3 7 (12.28%) JSF
3 7 (12.28%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) Computer Science
2 14 (24.56%) Mathematics
3 10 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (12.28%) Client/Server
5 5 (8.77%) Handset
6 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.51%) Physics
7 2 (3.51%) EMV
8 1 (1.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 37 (64.91%) Linux
2 33 (57.89%) UNIX
3 17 (29.82%) Windows
4 10 (17.54%) AIX
4 10 (17.54%) HPUX
5 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (12.28%) Solaris
7 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.75%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Software Engineering
2 11 (19.30%) OO
3 10 (17.54%) Regression Testing
3 10 (17.54%) Unit Testing
3 10 (17.54%) Test Scripting
4 9 (15.79%) Multithreading
4 9 (15.79%) MVC
5 7 (12.28%) Test Automation
5 7 (12.28%) Time Management
5 7 (12.28%) Asset Management
6 5 (8.77%) ITIL
6 5 (8.77%) Information Security
6 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.02%) CRM
8 2 (3.51%) Performance Management
8 2 (3.51%) Data Analysis
8 2 (3.51%) B2B
9 1 (1.75%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.75%) Telemarketing
9 1 (1.75%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (66.67%) C++
2 16 (28.07%) Shell Script
3 14 (24.56%) SQL
4 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.04%) Java
6 7 (12.28%) XPath
7 6 (10.53%) C#
8 4 (7.02%) Python
9 3 (5.26%) VB
10 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.51%) Perl
10 2 (3.51%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.75%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.75%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 27 (47.37%) Degree
2 7 (12.28%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.75%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) PhD
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
1 12 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.28%) VirtualBox
3 5 (8.77%) Terminal Services
3 5 (8.77%) VMware Workstation
3 5 (8.77%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (8.77%) vSphere
4 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (1.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) VMware
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.53%) Oracle
4 2 (3.51%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.75%) Sage
5 1 (1.75%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) Dell
5 1 (1.75%) Intel
5 1 (1.75%) Symantec
5 1 (1.75%) SonicWALL
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