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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 31 32 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing C 1 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.76% 2.05% 5.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.30% 2.70% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
77 111 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 58.78% 76.03% 75.63%
Number of salaries quoted 73 101 86
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Degree

C
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Product Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Product Development Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
Bolton, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £52500 per annum + Great Base+Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago