The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
South East / Kent
Rank 70 94 76
Rank change year-on-year +24 -18  
Permanent jobs citing C 13 13 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.62% 1.14% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.85% 2.22% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 16
Median salary £90,000 £33,750 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +166.66% -14.01%  
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 Kent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 456 585 547
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 56.79% 51.18% 58.38%
Number of salaries quoted 372 504 484
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

C
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for C in Kent

C
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Kent over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Kent

C
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Folkestone -4 3 £37,000 +13.84% 1
Maidstone - 1 £26,000 -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kent region with a requirement for C.

1 12 (42.86%) C++
2 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
3 9 (32.14%) Mathematics
3 9 (32.14%) IT Strategy
4 8 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (28.57%) Embedded C
4 8 (28.57%) Linux
5 7 (25.00%) UML
5 7 (25.00%) OO
5 7 (25.00%) Firmware
5 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (25.00%) Subversion
5 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (21.43%) Qt
6 6 (21.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (21.43%) Signal Processing
6 6 (21.43%) Algorithms
6 6 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (21.43%) Validation
6 6 (21.43%) Finance
6 6 (21.43%) OOD
7 5 (17.86%) Degree
8 4 (14.29%) AIX
8 4 (14.29%) Unix
8 4 (14.29%) IBM
8 4 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (10.71%) Java

C
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) DTS
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Software Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 8 (28.57%) IT Director
3 4 (14.29%) Graduate
3 4 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Unix Systems Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Head of IT
4 3 (10.71%) Head of IT Operations
4 3 (10.71%) Head of Operations
5 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Qt
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) jQuery
2 1 (3.57%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.57%) Sass
2 1 (3.57%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Algorithms
1 6 (21.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Embedded Linux
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) AIX
2 4 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
2 9 (32.14%) IT Strategy
2 9 (32.14%) Mathematics
3 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (25.00%) OO
4 7 (25.00%) UML
5 6 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (21.43%) OOD
5 6 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (21.43%) Signal Processing
5 6 (21.43%) Validation
6 4 (14.29%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) Physics
7 2 (7.14%) Software Architecture
8 1 (3.57%) Migration
8 1 (3.57%) Scrum
8 1 (3.57%) TDD
8 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) C++
2 8 (28.57%) Embedded C
3 3 (10.71%) C#
3 3 (10.71%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) PHP 5
5 1 (3.57%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (3.57%) Atmel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) TOWER Software
Westerham, Kent
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Kent
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £43-47K depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday