The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 53 42
Rank change year-on-year +14 -11  
Permanent jobs citing C 1 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 0.40% 0.51% 3.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.25% 1.59% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 8
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.76%  
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 Luton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 80 126 199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 32.13% 31.82% 49.50%
Number of salaries quoted 58 102 150
Median salary £48,500 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.61% +23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

C
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for C in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Luton region with a requirement for C.

1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (40.00%) Linked Data
3 4 (40.00%) Presales
3 4 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (40.00%) Document Composition
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (30.00%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) ANSI C
6 1 (10.00%) Geospatial Data

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (10.00%) GIS
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Architect
1 4 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Support Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) GIS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Linked Data
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) ThreadX
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (40.00%) Document Composition
1 4 (40.00%) Presales
1 4 (40.00%) SOA
1 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (30.00%) SDLC
2 3 (30.00%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) BCP
4 1 (10.00%) Network Planning
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) ANSI C
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft