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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 29 5 20
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +15
Permanent jobs citing C 27 89 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.57% 26.57% 10.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 36.48% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 23 71 25
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
216 244 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 52.55% 72.84% 71.19%
Number of salaries quoted 179 209 164
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 April 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 29 (87.88%) C++
2 23 (69.70%) Software Engineering
3 20 (60.61%) Java
4 18 (54.55%) C#
5 16 (48.48%) Linux
6 13 (39.39%) OO
7 10 (30.30%) Python
7 10 (30.30%) Assembly Language
7 10 (30.30%) Windows
8 9 (27.27%) jQuery
8 9 (27.27%) REST
8 9 (27.27%) HTML5
8 9 (27.27%) Cyber Security
8 9 (27.27%) HTML
8 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
9 8 (24.24%) Subversion
9 8 (24.24%) Computer Forensics
9 8 (24.24%) Ruby
10 7 (21.21%) OOD
10 7 (21.21%) Digital Signal Processing
10 7 (21.21%) Signal Processing
10 7 (21.21%) Qt
11 4 (12.12%) Embedded C
11 4 (12.12%) J2EE
12 3 (9.09%) UML
12 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (9.09%) QA
12 3 (9.09%) Java EE
12 3 (9.09%) DO-178B
13 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (3.03%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Subversion
2 2 (6.06%) Xcode
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) GCC
3 1 (3.03%) GDB
General
1 2 (6.06%) Avionics
1 2 (6.06%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 20 (60.61%) Developer
3 16 (48.48%) Software Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Programmer
4 7 (21.21%) Software Programmer
5 5 (15.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) iOS Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Real Time Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Trainer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Graduate
7 1 (3.03%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C++ Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) jQuery
1 9 (27.27%) REST
1 9 (27.27%) HTML5
1 9 (27.27%) HTML
2 7 (21.21%) Qt
3 4 (12.12%) J2EE
4 3 (9.09%) Java EE
5 2 (6.06%) .NET
6 1 (3.03%) CSS
6 1 (3.03%) MFC
6 1 (3.03%) Middleware
6 1 (3.03%) CSS3
6 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.03%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
1 2 (6.06%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.03%) iPhone
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Linux
2 10 (30.30%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.03%) UNIX
4 1 (3.03%) VxWorks
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Software Engineering
2 13 (39.39%) OO
3 9 (27.27%) Cyber Security
4 8 (24.24%) Computer Forensics
5 7 (21.21%) OOD
5 7 (21.21%) Digital Signal Processing
5 7 (21.21%) Signal Processing
6 3 (9.09%) UML
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.06%) iOS Development
7 2 (6.06%) Mobile Development
7 2 (6.06%) TDD
7 2 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) CAD
8 1 (3.03%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) MVC
8 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.03%) Reverse Engineering
8 1 (3.03%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (87.88%) C++
2 20 (60.61%) Java
3 18 (54.55%) C#
4 10 (30.30%) Python
4 10 (30.30%) Assembly Language
5 8 (24.24%) Ruby
6 4 (12.12%) Embedded C
7 2 (6.06%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.03%) Perl
8 1 (3.03%) SQL
8 1 (3.03%) VC++
8 1 (3.03%) Ada
8 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) PhD
2 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
1 3 (9.09%) DO-178B
2 1 (3.03%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle
1 1 (3.03%) TIBCO
1 1 (3.03%) Green Hills
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