The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 53 42 62
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Permanent jobs citing C 24 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.11% 4.53% 1.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.30% 8.43% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 4
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
233 178 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 39.90% 53.78% 65.31%
Number of salaries quoted 162 133 142
Average salary £41,500 £37,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.16% -3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C
Hertfordshire

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 30 July 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Watford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 52 (83.87%) Finance
2 48 (77.42%) Linux
3 41 (66.13%) UNIX
4 35 (56.45%) Oracle
5 33 (53.23%) Degree
6 29 (46.77%) XML
7 26 (41.94%) Shell Script
8 25 (40.32%) C++
9 22 (35.48%) Perl
9 22 (35.48%) Informix
10 21 (33.87%) AIX
11 19 (30.65%) HPUX
11 19 (30.65%) RDBMS
11 19 (30.65%) Computer Science
11 19 (30.65%) Banking
11 19 (30.65%) Relational Database
12 17 (27.42%) HTML
13 16 (25.81%) SQL
13 16 (25.81%) Python
14 14 (22.58%) Retail
14 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
15 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
15 10 (16.13%) HP
15 10 (16.13%) Windows
16 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
16 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
16 9 (14.52%) Manufacturing
16 9 (14.52%) Mathematics
17 7 (11.29%) Tuxedo
17 7 (11.29%) MS Office

C
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 7 (11.29%) Tuxedo
2 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.45%) Lync
3 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (6.45%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.23%) CMS
5 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Office
2 5 (8.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) NFC
1 5 (8.06%) DHCP
1 5 (8.06%) DNS
2 4 (6.45%) ISDN
2 4 (6.45%) LAN
2 4 (6.45%) PBX
2 4 (6.45%) VoIP
2 4 (6.45%) WAN
2 4 (6.45%) VPN
2 4 (6.45%) MPLS
2 4 (6.45%) VLAN
2 4 (6.45%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (35.48%) Informix
2 19 (30.65%) RDBMS
2 19 (30.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.23%) OLTP
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.61%) PhoneGap
1 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (83.87%) Finance
2 19 (30.65%) Banking
3 14 (22.58%) Retail
4 9 (14.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Games
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Programmer
2 16 (25.81%) Analyst
3 15 (24.19%) Developer
4 12 (19.35%) C Programmer
5 11 (17.74%) C Developer
6 8 (12.90%) Analyst Programmer
7 7 (11.29%) C++ Developer
8 6 (9.68%) Software Engineer
9 5 (8.06%) Team Leader
10 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Server Support
10 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Technical Support
10 4 (6.45%) Software Developer
10 4 (6.45%) Desktop Support
10 4 (6.45%) Administrator
10 4 (6.45%) Server Support
10 4 (6.45%) Technical Support
10 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
10 4 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
10 4 (6.45%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.77%) XML
2 17 (27.42%) HTML
3 5 (8.06%) Middleware
4 3 (4.84%) COM
5 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.23%) .NET
5 2 (3.23%) J2EE
5 2 (3.23%) Web Services
5 2 (3.23%) WCF
6 1 (1.61%) HTML5
6 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (1.61%) REST
6 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (1.61%) Android SDK
6 1 (1.61%) jQuery
6 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.61%) JSON
6 1 (1.61%) XHTML
6 1 (1.61%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.52%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.06%) Smartcard
3 5 (8.06%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (3.23%) EPoS
4 2 (3.23%) EMV
4 2 (3.23%) EFTPOS
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.61%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 48 (77.42%) Linux
2 41 (66.13%) UNIX
3 21 (33.87%) AIX
4 19 (30.65%) HPUX
5 10 (16.13%) Windows
6 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.61%) Android
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.61%) VMS
7 1 (1.61%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
2 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
3 5 (8.06%) Validation
3 5 (8.06%) ITIL
3 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
4 4 (6.45%) Time Management
4 4 (6.45%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.23%) OOP
5 2 (3.23%) MVC
5 2 (3.23%) Migration
5 2 (3.23%) Performance Management
6 1 (1.61%) Android Development
6 1 (1.61%) Information Security
6 1 (1.61%) Scrum
6 1 (1.61%) Unit Testing
6 1 (1.61%) Web Development
6 1 (1.61%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (1.61%) TDD
6 1 (1.61%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.94%) Shell Script
2 25 (40.32%) C++
3 22 (35.48%) Perl
4 16 (25.81%) SQL
4 16 (25.81%) Python
5 6 (9.68%) Embedded C
5 6 (9.68%) Embedded C++
6 2 (3.23%) Java
7 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 33 (53.23%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (14.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.06%) Terminal Services
2 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 35 (56.45%) Oracle
2 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.13%) HP
3 6 (9.68%) Perforce
4 5 (8.06%) VMware
5 4 (6.45%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.23%) JBoss
7 1 (1.61%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
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