The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 72 43
Rank change year-on-year +5 -29  
Permanent jobs citing C 26 16 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.72% 1.62% 4.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.75% 3.29% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 36
Median salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.80% +31.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £43,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% +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 Essex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 547 486 638
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 57.28% 49.19% 51.00%
Number of salaries quoted 468 422 508
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

C
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for C in Essex

C
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Essex over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Essex

C
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Essex region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford -6 12 £42,500 -
Saffron Walden -12 7 £40,000 -21.95% 2
Harlow -6 3 £50,000 -4.76%
Colchester -2 1 £35,000 -17.64%
C
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for C.

1 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (42.22%) Scrum
2 19 (42.22%) C#
3 17 (37.78%) Java
4 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
5 15 (33.33%) RESTful
6 13 (28.89%) JSON
6 13 (28.89%) CSS
6 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
6 13 (28.89%) C++
7 12 (26.67%) .NET
7 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
8 11 (24.44%) SQL
8 11 (24.44%) Linux
9 10 (22.22%) XML
9 10 (22.22%) OO
9 10 (22.22%) Python
9 10 (22.22%) HTML
9 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (22.22%) Kanban
9 10 (22.22%) REST
9 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
9 10 (22.22%) DevOps
10 9 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (20.00%) Relational Database

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 4 (8.89%) Apache
1 4 (8.89%) JBoss
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.44%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (4.44%) GitHub
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (20.00%) Geospatial Data
3 9 (20.00%) GIS
3 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (17.78%) RDBMS
5 4 (8.89%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.22%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.22%) MariaDB
6 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.22%) MySQL
6 1 (2.22%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 8 (17.78%) ClearQuest
2 8 (17.78%) CruiseControl
2 8 (17.78%) FishEye
2 8 (17.78%) Hudson
2 8 (17.78%) JIRA
2 8 (17.78%) JUnit
2 8 (17.78%) TeamCity
3 4 (8.89%) Ant
3 4 (8.89%) Maven
3 4 (8.89%) Selenium
3 4 (8.89%) SoapUI
3 4 (8.89%) Zephyr
4 2 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (4.44%) Bitbucket
4 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Electronics
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.22%) Automotive
4 1 (2.22%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Law
4 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 9 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Angular Developer
2 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 9 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 9 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 9 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 9 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Software Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Python Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Java Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Java Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Software Test Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Test Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) RESTful
2 13 (28.89%) CSS
2 13 (28.89%) JSON
3 12 (26.67%) .NET
4 10 (22.22%) HTML
4 10 (22.22%) REST
4 10 (22.22%) XML
5 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 9 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 9 (20.00%) jQuery
6 8 (17.78%) GWT
6 8 (17.78%) Middleware
6 8 (17.78%) Web Services
7 4 (8.89%) Apache Flex
7 4 (8.89%) AWT
7 4 (8.89%) Hibernate
7 4 (8.89%) JMS
7 4 (8.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.89%) N-Tier
4 3 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.44%) Fat Client
5 2 (4.44%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.22%) CAN bus
6 1 (2.22%) e-Health
6 1 (2.22%) Grid Computing
6 1 (2.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Linux
2 9 (20.00%) Unix
3 7 (15.56%) Windows
4 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (42.22%) Scrum
3 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (22.22%) DevOps
3 10 (22.22%) Kanban
3 10 (22.22%) OO
4 9 (20.00%) Open Source
4 9 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 9 (20.00%) Web Development
5 8 (17.78%) Issue Tracking
5 8 (17.78%) TDD
5 8 (17.78%) UML
6 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
7 6 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (11.11%) Customer Insight
8 5 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Mathematics
9 4 (8.89%) SOA
9 4 (8.89%) Test Management
9 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) C#
2 17 (37.78%) Java
3 13 (28.89%) C++
3 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
4 11 (24.44%) SQL
5 10 (22.22%) Python
6 9 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.44%) Embedded C
7 2 (4.44%) Embedded C++
7 2 (4.44%) R
7 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.22%) COBOL
8 1 (2.22%) Go
8 1 (2.22%) Haskell
8 1 (2.22%) Perl
8 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
2 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) PhD
4 1 (2.22%) CISSP
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.22%) GSEC
4 1 (2.22%) HNC
4 1 (2.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) MISRA
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) Docker
3 1 (2.22%) KVM
3 1 (2.22%) LXC
3 1 (2.22%) Slurm Workload Manager
3 1 (2.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Ansible
1 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) Mesos
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Atlassian
3 4 (8.89%) Adobe
3 4 (8.89%) Google
4 2 (4.44%) Citrix
4 2 (4.44%) Sage
4 2 (4.44%) TOWER Software
5 1 (2.22%) Micro Focus
5 1 (2.22%) Pegasus
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Saffron Walden, Cambridgeshire
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-45,000 + Bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 9 days ago
Basildon
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
Loughton, Essex
Acuutech
Salary: £50,000 per annum Salary is £50,000, Double OTE
Posted: 24 days ago