The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Essex / Colchester
Rank 44 37 35
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2  
Permanent jobs citing C 3 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 1.29% 4.04% 2.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.86% 6.72% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 4
Median salary £29,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.55% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Colchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Colchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 161 134 89
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester 69.40% 60.09% 56.69%
Number of salaries quoted 134 112 85
Median salary £47,500 £41,250 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.15% +44.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £22,010
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Colchester citing C as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C in Colchester

C
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C in Colchester.

Salary trend for C in Colchester

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Colchester region with a requirement for C.

1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Electronics
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Intel
3 2 (28.57%) Firmware
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
3 2 (28.57%) Customer Insight
3 2 (28.57%) VxWorks
3 2 (28.57%) Device Driver Development
4 1 (14.29%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (14.29%) Complexity Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) CUDA
4 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) TOWER Software
4 1 (14.29%) GIS
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Python

C
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
General
1 4 (57.14%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) GIS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Device Driver
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) VxWorks
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Customer Insight
2 2 (28.57%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (14.29%) Complexity Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Network Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Intel
2 1 (14.29%) TOWER Software