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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 22 57 40
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -17
Permanent jobs citing C 64 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 11.62% 4.10% 4.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.07% 10.21% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 51 14 15
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
290 235 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 52.63% 40.17% 53.37%
Number of salaries quoted 219 164 130
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Watford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 57 (67.06%) Linux
2 47 (55.29%) C++
3 39 (45.88%) Software Engineering
4 37 (43.53%) Computer Science
5 33 (38.82%) Degree
5 33 (38.82%) UNIX
6 30 (35.29%) Finance
7 28 (32.94%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (31.76%) Mathematics
9 26 (30.59%) Windows
10 22 (25.88%) Shell Script
11 17 (20.00%) RDBMS
11 17 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 17 (20.00%) Python
11 17 (20.00%) C#
11 17 (20.00%) Relational Database
12 16 (18.82%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (18.82%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (18.82%) Oracle
12 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
12 16 (18.82%) MS Exchange
13 15 (17.65%) AIX
13 15 (17.65%) HPUX
14 14 (16.47%) MS Office
14 14 (16.47%) MS Excel
15 13 (15.29%) Terminal Services
15 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (15.29%) DHCP
15 13 (15.29%) TCP/IP
15 13 (15.29%) VPN

C
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (18.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.18%) IIS
3 1 (1.18%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 14 (16.47%) MS Office
1 14 (16.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.18%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.29%) Cloud Computing
1 13 (15.29%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (15.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.29%) TCP/IP
1 13 (15.29%) VPN
1 13 (15.29%) DNS
1 13 (15.29%) DHCP
2 2 (2.35%) HTTP
3 1 (1.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 17 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (9.41%) Informix
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.53%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.53%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.35%) CorVu
5 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.18%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 13 (15.29%) LabVIEW
General
1 30 (35.29%) Finance
2 13 (15.29%) Banking
3 11 (12.94%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (35.29%) Software Engineer
2 25 (29.41%) Developer
3 24 (28.24%) C++ Software Engineer
4 22 (25.88%) Analyst
5 18 (21.18%) Programmer
6 14 (16.47%) Support Analyst
7 13 (15.29%) C Software Engineer
8 10 (11.76%) C++ Developer
9 9 (10.59%) Support Engineer
9 9 (10.59%) C Programmer
10 8 (9.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 8 (9.41%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 8 (9.41%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 7 (8.24%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (8.24%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 7 (8.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 6 (7.06%) 1st Line Support
13 5 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
13 5 (5.88%) C Developer
14 4 (4.71%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.94%) HTML
1 11 (12.94%) XML
2 5 (5.88%) .NET
3 3 (3.53%) J2EE
3 3 (3.53%) JSP
3 3 (3.53%) Hibernate
3 3 (3.53%) Spring
3 3 (3.53%) Web Services
4 2 (2.35%) Ajax
4 2 (2.35%) JSON
4 2 (2.35%) WCF
4 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (2.35%) SOAP
4 2 (2.35%) ODBC
4 2 (2.35%) POSIX
4 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (43.53%) Computer Science
2 28 (32.94%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (31.76%) Mathematics
4 13 (15.29%) Handset
4 13 (15.29%) Data Centre
5 10 (11.76%) Physics
6 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 57 (67.06%) Linux
2 33 (38.82%) UNIX
3 26 (30.59%) Windows
4 16 (18.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (18.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (17.65%) AIX
5 15 (17.65%) HPUX
6 13 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (9.41%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.88%) Software Engineering
2 13 (15.29%) ITIL
2 13 (15.29%) Information Security
2 13 (15.29%) Mentoring
3 12 (14.12%) OO
4 9 (10.59%) SDLC
5 8 (9.41%) Embedded Software Development
5 8 (9.41%) Software Testing
6 4 (4.71%) Integration Testing
6 4 (4.71%) Manual Testing
6 4 (4.71%) Time Management
6 4 (4.71%) CRM
6 4 (4.71%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.35%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.35%) B2B
7 2 (2.35%) Regression Testing
7 2 (2.35%) MVC
7 2 (2.35%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.35%) Test Scripting
7 2 (2.35%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 47 (55.29%) C++
2 22 (25.88%) Shell Script
3 17 (20.00%) Python
3 17 (20.00%) C#
4 13 (15.29%) SQL
5 11 (12.94%) Java
6 10 (11.76%) Embedded C++
7 8 (9.41%) Perl
8 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.71%) VB
10 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.35%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.35%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.35%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 33 (38.82%) Degree
2 9 (10.59%) PhD
3 8 (9.41%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) QA
System Software
1 17 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.29%) Terminal Services
2 13 (15.29%) VMware Workstation
2 13 (15.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (15.29%) vSphere
2 13 (15.29%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (3.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (1.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 16 (18.82%) Oracle
1 16 (18.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.29%) VMware
3 8 (9.41%) Intel
4 3 (3.53%) HP
5 1 (1.18%) Dell
5 1 (1.18%) Sybase
5 1 (1.18%) Sage
5 1 (1.18%) Symantec
5 1 (1.18%) SonicWALL
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