The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 44 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -9
Permanent jobs citing C 15 31 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.70% 11.15% 17.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.41% 18.79% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 30
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £21,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
C
Gloucestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
234 165 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 57.78% 59.35% 68.78%
Number of salaries quoted 198 154 138
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,350 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

C
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

C Salary Trend in Cheltenham

C
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 27 (79.41%) C++
2 26 (76.47%) Software Engineering
3 19 (55.88%) C#
4 18 (52.94%) Java
5 15 (44.12%) Linux
6 12 (35.29%) Windows
6 12 (35.29%) Subversion
7 11 (32.35%) OO
8 9 (26.47%) Python
8 9 (26.47%) HTML
8 9 (26.47%) Digital Signal Processing
8 9 (26.47%) Signal Processing
9 8 (23.53%) Cyber Security
10 7 (20.59%) Qt
10 7 (20.59%) UML
10 7 (20.59%) OOD
11 6 (17.65%) Aerospace
11 6 (17.65%) Military
11 6 (17.65%) Information Security
11 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
11 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
11 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
11 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
11 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (17.65%) DO-178B
11 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
12 5 (14.71%) jQuery
12 5 (14.71%) HTML5
12 5 (14.71%) REST
12 5 (14.71%) Ruby

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.76%) SSL
3 2 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Subversion
2 2 (5.88%) WinDbg
2 2 (5.88%) GDB
3 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.94%) GCC
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (17.65%) Aerospace
1 6 (17.65%) Military
2 2 (5.88%) Avionics
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Software Engineer
2 14 (41.18%) Developer
3 11 (32.35%) Software Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Programmer
4 7 (20.59%) Software Programmer
5 4 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Development Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Software Development Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Software Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Real Time Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Real Time Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) FPGA Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) C++ Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior FPGA Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) HTML
2 7 (20.59%) Qt
3 5 (14.71%) HTML5
3 5 (14.71%) REST
3 5 (14.71%) jQuery
4 4 (11.76%) XML
5 1 (2.94%) Middleware
5 1 (2.94%) Java EE
5 1 (2.94%) WCF
5 1 (2.94%) .NET
5 1 (2.94%) J2EE
5 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.94%) CSS
5 1 (2.94%) Web Services
5 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 4 (11.76%) PKI
2 2 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (5.88%) Device Driver
2 2 (5.88%) VHDL
2 2 (5.88%) Verilog
2 2 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 12 (35.29%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Software Engineering
2 11 (32.35%) OO
3 9 (26.47%) Digital Signal Processing
3 9 (26.47%) Signal Processing
4 8 (23.53%) Cyber Security
5 7 (20.59%) UML
5 7 (20.59%) OOD
6 6 (17.65%) Information Security
6 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.76%) Computer Forensics
7 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 4 (11.76%) Scrum
7 4 (11.76%) Time Management
7 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
8 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.88%) Project Management
8 2 (5.88%) MVC
8 2 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 2 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) C++
2 19 (55.88%) C#
3 18 (52.94%) Java
4 9 (26.47%) Python
5 5 (14.71%) Assembly Language
5 5 (14.71%) Ruby
6 4 (11.76%) Embedded C
6 4 (11.76%) SQL
7 2 (5.88%) Embedded C++
7 2 (5.88%) Ada
8 1 (2.94%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.94%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.94%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) VMware
2 2 (5.88%) Xilinx
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Green Hills
3 1 (2.94%) TIBCO
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