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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 31 47 45
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing C 37 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.37% 4.18% 4.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.60% 8.15% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 33 19 18
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
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
272 233 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 54.18% 51.21% 56.56%
Number of salaries quoted 191 178 195
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 5 March 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Watford

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 37 (77.08%) UNIX
2 35 (72.92%) Linux
2 35 (72.92%) C++
3 33 (68.75%) Finance
4 30 (62.50%) Degree
5 27 (56.25%) Banking
6 22 (45.83%) Computer Science
7 20 (41.67%) Shell Script
8 17 (35.42%) RDBMS
8 17 (35.42%) AIX
8 17 (35.42%) HPUX
8 17 (35.42%) XML
8 17 (35.42%) Relational Database
9 14 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (29.17%) SQL
10 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
11 12 (25.00%) WebSphere
11 12 (25.00%) Multithreading
11 12 (25.00%) MVC
11 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 12 (25.00%) SOAP
11 12 (25.00%) OO
12 10 (20.83%) Subversion
12 10 (20.83%) Spring
12 10 (20.83%) JSF
12 10 (20.83%) Maven
12 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (20.83%) Spring MVC
12 10 (20.83%) jQuery
12 10 (20.83%) Unit Testing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 12 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (20.83%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (6.25%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Office
2 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) IPv4
2 2 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (35.42%) RDBMS
1 17 (35.42%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.17%) Informix
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Subversion
1 10 (20.83%) Maven
1 10 (20.83%) SoapUI
General
1 33 (68.75%) Finance
2 27 (56.25%) Banking
3 10 (20.83%) Financial Institution
4 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) Programmer
3 13 (27.08%) Analyst
4 11 (22.92%) C++ Developer
5 10 (20.83%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (20.83%) Java Developer
5 10 (20.83%) Senior Developer
6 8 (16.67%) IT Administrator
6 8 (16.67%) Administrator
7 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Software Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Implementation Consultant
9 1 (2.08%) C Software Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) 1st Line Support Technician
9 1 (2.08%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) XML
2 12 (25.00%) SOAP
3 10 (20.83%) Spring
3 10 (20.83%) JSF
3 10 (20.83%) Spring MVC
3 10 (20.83%) jQuery
3 10 (20.83%) Java EE
3 10 (20.83%) RESTful
3 10 (20.83%) Struts
3 10 (20.83%) Web Services
3 10 (20.83%) JDBC
3 10 (20.83%) JSP
3 10 (20.83%) Servlets
3 10 (20.83%) XSD
3 10 (20.83%) DOM
3 10 (20.83%) XSLT
3 10 (20.83%) EJB
3 10 (20.83%) Hibernate
3 10 (20.83%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (20.83%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 22 (45.83%) Computer Science
2 14 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (20.83%) Client/Server
4 9 (18.75%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.17%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 37 (77.08%) UNIX
2 35 (72.92%) Linux
3 17 (35.42%) AIX
3 17 (35.42%) HPUX
4 10 (20.83%) Solaris
4 10 (20.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Software Engineering
2 12 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 12 (25.00%) MVC
2 12 (25.00%) OO
3 10 (20.83%) Unit Testing
3 10 (20.83%) Test Scripting
3 10 (20.83%) Test Automation
3 10 (20.83%) Regression Testing
4 8 (16.67%) Time Management
4 8 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.17%) B2B
6 1 (2.08%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 35 (72.92%) C++
2 20 (41.67%) Shell Script
3 14 (29.17%) SQL
4 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (20.83%) XPath
5 10 (20.83%) Java
6 3 (6.25%) Python
7 2 (4.17%) C#
7 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (62.50%) Degree
2 10 (20.83%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.08%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (20.83%) VirtualBox
2 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Oracle
1 10 (20.83%) VMware
2 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) HP
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