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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 59 44 50
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing C 17 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.75% 3.26% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.90% 6.45% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 7
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,750 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £53,800
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
288 186 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 46.53% 50.54% 48.35%
Number of salaries quoted 202 152 170
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Watford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 51 (92.73%) Finance
2 39 (70.91%) Degree
3 37 (67.27%) Linux
4 33 (60.00%) UNIX
5 23 (41.82%) C++
6 22 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (40.00%) Banking
7 21 (38.18%) Mathematics
7 21 (38.18%) AIX
7 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
8 20 (36.36%) E-Commerce
8 20 (36.36%) Windows
8 20 (36.36%) Active Directory
8 20 (36.36%) Manufacturing
8 20 (36.36%) Retail
9 19 (34.55%) Computer Science
9 19 (34.55%) HPUX
10 18 (32.73%) VMware
10 18 (32.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (30.91%) MS Office
11 17 (30.91%) Shell Script
12 16 (29.09%) RDBMS
12 16 (29.09%) Relational Database
12 16 (29.09%) Oracle
13 15 (27.27%) MS Excel
14 14 (25.45%) SQL
14 14 (25.45%) WebSphere
15 13 (23.64%) Software Engineering
16 12 (21.82%) Mentoring
16 12 (21.82%) ITIL

C
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (25.45%) WebSphere
2 12 (21.82%) MS Exchange
3 6 (10.91%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (10.91%) JBoss
3 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (10.91%) Lync
4 5 (9.09%) Tuxedo
5 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (30.91%) MS Office
2 15 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.82%) DNS
1 12 (21.82%) DHCP
2 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.91%) VPN
2 6 (10.91%) IPv4
2 6 (10.91%) MPLS
2 6 (10.91%) Firewall
2 6 (10.91%) VLAN
2 6 (10.91%) ISDN
2 6 (10.91%) LAN
2 6 (10.91%) PBX
2 6 (10.91%) VoIP
2 6 (10.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) RDBMS
1 16 (29.09%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.27%) Informix
3 2 (3.64%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Subversion
1 6 (10.91%) Maven
1 6 (10.91%) SoapUI
General
1 51 (92.73%) Finance
2 22 (40.00%) Banking
3 20 (36.36%) Retail
3 20 (36.36%) Manufacturing
4 6 (10.91%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (34.55%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) C++ Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) Software Developer
5 8 (14.55%) Administrator
5 8 (14.55%) IT Administrator
5 8 (14.55%) C++ Software Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Help Desk Administrator
6 7 (12.73%) Help Desk Support
6 7 (12.73%) Junior
7 6 (10.91%) Desktop Support
7 6 (10.91%) Consultant
7 6 (10.91%) Server Support
7 6 (10.91%) Senior Developer
7 6 (10.91%) Support Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Technical Support
7 6 (10.91%) Support Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) Applications Support
7 6 (10.91%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (10.91%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.00%) XML
2 6 (10.91%) XSD
2 6 (10.91%) DOM
2 6 (10.91%) XSLT
2 6 (10.91%) JAXB
2 6 (10.91%) SAX
2 6 (10.91%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (10.91%) Hibernate
2 6 (10.91%) Spring
2 6 (10.91%) JSF
2 6 (10.91%) Java EE
2 6 (10.91%) Spring MVC
2 6 (10.91%) jQuery
2 6 (10.91%) RESTful
2 6 (10.91%) EJB
2 6 (10.91%) JDBC
2 6 (10.91%) JSP
2 6 (10.91%) Servlets
2 6 (10.91%) SOAP
2 6 (10.91%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (38.18%) Mathematics
3 19 (34.55%) Computer Science
4 6 (10.91%) Client/Server
4 6 (10.91%) Handset
5 2 (3.64%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 37 (67.27%) Linux
2 33 (60.00%) UNIX
3 21 (38.18%) AIX
4 20 (36.36%) Windows
5 19 (34.55%) HPUX
6 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (21.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (10.91%) Windows Vista
7 6 (10.91%) Windows XP
7 6 (10.91%) VMS
7 6 (10.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 13 (23.64%) Software Engineering
3 12 (21.82%) Mentoring
3 12 (21.82%) ITIL
4 8 (14.55%) Time Management
4 8 (14.55%) Asset Management
5 6 (10.91%) Multithreading
5 6 (10.91%) Coaching
5 6 (10.91%) MVC
5 6 (10.91%) OO
5 6 (10.91%) Information Security
5 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
6 3 (5.45%) Regression Testing
6 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.45%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.64%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.64%) OOP
8 1 (1.82%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) C++
2 17 (30.91%) Shell Script
3 14 (25.45%) SQL
4 10 (18.18%) Java
5 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.91%) XPath
6 2 (3.64%) Perl
7 1 (1.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (70.91%) Degree
2 6 (10.91%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 18 (32.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (21.82%) Terminal Services
4 6 (10.91%) VMware ESX
4 6 (10.91%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (10.91%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
2 18 (32.73%) VMware
3 16 (29.09%) Oracle
4 6 (10.91%) HP
4 6 (10.91%) CheckPoint
Watford, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
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