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

C
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 49 72
Rank change year-on-year +16 +23  
Permanent jobs citing C 20 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 5.28% 2.91% 0.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.26% 6.37% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 6
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +46.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £38,750 £21,000
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 Northampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 216 251 299
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 56.99% 45.64% 45.23%
Number of salaries quoted 192 193 270
Median salary £35,750 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.62% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 Northampton

C
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for C in Northampton

C
Salary Histogram in Northampton

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

Salary histogram for C in Northampton

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

1 18 (69.23%) Degree
2 17 (65.38%) Computer Science
3 16 (61.54%) Image Processing
3 16 (61.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 15 (57.69%) Mathematics
5 13 (50.00%) C++
6 12 (46.15%) C#
6 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
7 11 (42.31%) PhD
7 11 (42.31%) Games
7 11 (42.31%) Computer Vision
8 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (34.62%) Scrum
9 9 (34.62%) Linux
9 9 (34.62%) OOP
10 8 (30.77%) OO
10 8 (30.77%) Windows
10 8 (30.77%) GitHub
11 6 (23.08%) Embedded C
11 6 (23.08%) Firmware
12 5 (19.23%) ITIL
12 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
13 4 (15.38%) Algorithms
13 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
13 4 (15.38%) LAN
13 4 (15.38%) WAN
13 4 (15.38%) SLA
14 3 (11.54%) MCP
14 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
14 3 (11.54%) MOS

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) LAN
1 4 (15.38%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (42.31%) Games
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Welsh Language
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) C Software Engineer
1 11 (42.31%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 11 (42.31%) C++ Software Engineer
1 11 (42.31%) Computer Engineer
1 11 (42.31%) Computer Vision Engineer
1 11 (42.31%) Software Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Developer
3 5 (19.23%) C Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Embedded C Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Embedded Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Embedded Software Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Firmware Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Service Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Algorithms
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Image Processing
2 15 (57.69%) Mathematics
3 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 11 (42.31%) Computer Vision
5 10 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (34.62%) OOP
6 9 (34.62%) Scrum
7 8 (30.77%) OO
8 5 (19.23%) ITIL
9 3 (11.54%) Coaching
9 3 (11.54%) Physics
10 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
11 1 (3.85%) Benchmarking
11 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
11 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
11 1 (3.85%) OOD
11 1 (3.85%) People Management
11 1 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
11 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (3.85%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) C++
2 12 (46.15%) C#
3 6 (23.08%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) Degree
2 16 (61.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (42.31%) PhD
4 3 (11.54%) MCP
4 3 (11.54%) MOS
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Google
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