The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 39 44 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing C 20 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.87% 4.05% 6.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.17% 8.98% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 35
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £19,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
218 245 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 42.17% 45.12% 50.52%
Number of salaries quoted 167 185 239
Median salary £50,000 £46,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

C Salary Histogram in Watford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for C.

1 31 (64.58%) C++
2 30 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 22 (45.83%) Computer Science
4 19 (39.58%) Degree
4 19 (39.58%) Linux
5 16 (33.33%) Embedded C++
6 13 (27.08%) SDLC
7 12 (25.00%) Finance
8 11 (22.92%) Unix
8 11 (22.92%) SQL
9 10 (20.83%) XML
9 10 (20.83%) PhD
9 10 (20.83%) Embedded Linux
9 10 (20.83%) Mathematics
9 10 (20.83%) Physics
9 10 (20.83%) LabVIEW
10 9 (18.75%) Software Testing
11 8 (16.67%) Test Scripting
11 8 (16.67%) Android
11 8 (16.67%) Apple
11 8 (16.67%) Embedded C
11 8 (16.67%) Project Management
11 8 (16.67%) AIX
11 8 (16.67%) OO
11 8 (16.67%) Informix
11 8 (16.67%) Perl
11 8 (16.67%) Oracle
11 8 (16.67%) Android Development
11 8 (16.67%) iOS Development
11 8 (16.67%) Apple iOS

C
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.58%) WebSphere
2 6 (12.50%) JBoss
2 6 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.17%) Apache
4 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.17%) Tuxedo
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
1 2 (4.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) GSM
1 3 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (6.25%) VoIP
1 3 (6.25%) Wireless
1 3 (6.25%) xDSL
2 2 (4.17%) Firewall
2 2 (4.17%) HTTP
2 2 (4.17%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) Informix
2 5 (10.42%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) LabVIEW
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Electronics
2 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.42%) Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 20 (41.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) C Software Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (16.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 8 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (14.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Android Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Android Software Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 4 (8.33%) Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Applications Specialist
7 3 (6.25%) Applications Support Specialist
7 3 (6.25%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Radio Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior Applications Support
7 3 (6.25%) Support Specialist
7 3 (6.25%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.83%) XML
2 7 (14.58%) Web Services
3 5 (10.42%) J2EE
4 4 (8.33%) HTML
5 3 (6.25%) CSS
5 3 (6.25%) CSS3
5 3 (6.25%) HTML5
6 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.17%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (4.17%) Hibernate
6 2 (4.17%) Ionic Framework
6 2 (4.17%) Spring
7 1 (2.08%) .NET
7 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.08%) EJB
7 1 (2.08%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (45.83%) Computer Science
2 10 (20.83%) Mathematics
2 10 (20.83%) Physics
3 8 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Linux
2 11 (22.92%) Unix
3 10 (20.83%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (16.67%) AIX
4 8 (16.67%) Android
4 8 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 4 (8.33%) HPUX
6 2 (4.17%) Windows
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 13 (27.08%) SDLC
3 9 (18.75%) Software Testing
4 8 (16.67%) Android Development
4 8 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
4 8 (16.67%) iOS Development
4 8 (16.67%) OO
4 8 (16.67%) Project Management
4 8 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 6 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 6 (12.50%) Line Management
6 4 (8.33%) ITIL
7 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) Front End Development
7 3 (6.25%) Network Planning
8 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.17%) CRM
8 2 (4.17%) Logistics
8 2 (4.17%) SOA
9 1 (2.08%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 31 (64.58%) C++
2 16 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 11 (22.92%) SQL
4 8 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 8 (16.67%) Perl
5 7 (14.58%) Java
5 7 (14.58%) Shell Script
6 5 (10.42%) C#
7 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.25%) Python
8 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.17%) VB
9 1 (2.08%) Ruby
9 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) Degree
2 10 (20.83%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Apple
1 8 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (4.17%) HP
3 2 (4.17%) Intel
3 2 (4.17%) Sage
3 2 (4.17%) Sybase