The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 17 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing C 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.60% 1.30% 2.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.88% 1.87% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £20,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.89% +35.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 107 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 44.16% 69.48% 83.22%
Number of salaries quoted 32 96 116
Average salary £33,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

C
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

C Salary Trend in Bolton

C
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C.

1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
1 3 (60.00%) Product Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (40.00%) IT Technician
1 2 (40.00%) Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Product Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft