The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 6 19 5
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing C 88 27 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 25.00% 11.44% 24.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.51% 15.88% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 70 27 54
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +5.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £33,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
255 170 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 72.44% 72.03% 69.15%
Number of salaries quoted 222 164 198
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C
Gloucestershire

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 16 April 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 93 (83.78%) Software Engineering
2 82 (73.87%) C++
3 66 (59.46%) Java
3 66 (59.46%) Security Cleared
4 59 (53.15%) Computer Science
5 38 (34.23%) SQL
6 37 (33.33%) C#
7 33 (29.73%) Degree
7 33 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (28.83%) Telecoms
9 31 (27.93%) Aerospace
9 31 (27.93%) J2EE
9 31 (27.93%) Network Security
9 31 (27.93%) Cyber Security
10 30 (27.03%) Mobile App
10 30 (27.03%) Web Development
11 28 (25.23%) Spring
11 28 (25.23%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (25.23%) Android
11 28 (25.23%) iPhone
11 28 (25.23%) Information Assurance
11 28 (25.23%) Qt
11 28 (25.23%) WebLogic
11 28 (25.23%) EJB
11 28 (25.23%) HTTP
11 28 (25.23%) Hibernate
11 28 (25.23%) BT
11 28 (25.23%) Android Development
11 28 (25.23%) iOS Development
12 27 (24.32%) Linux

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 28 (25.23%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.70%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 12 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.60%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 31 (27.93%) Network Security
2 28 (25.23%) HTTP
3 17 (15.32%) Ethernet
4 12 (10.81%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.60%) SSL
5 4 (3.60%) Internet
6 1 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.21%) Hadoop
2 3 (2.70%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.70%) MySQL
2 3 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) PVCS
1 4 (3.60%) Subversion
2 3 (2.70%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (1.80%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 32 (28.83%) Telecoms
2 31 (27.93%) Aerospace
3 12 (10.81%) Military
4 8 (7.21%) Electronics
5 4 (3.60%) Law
6 3 (2.70%) Marketing
7 2 (1.80%) Automotive
7 2 (1.80%) Finance
8 1 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (53.15%) Software Engineer
2 25 (22.52%) Developer
3 14 (12.61%) Development Engineer
4 8 (7.21%) Software Developer
5 7 (6.31%) Junior
5 7 (6.31%) Junior Software Engineer
5 7 (6.31%) Senior Development Engineer
6 6 (5.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (4.50%) Graduate
8 4 (3.60%) Tester
8 4 (3.60%) Ethical Hacker
8 4 (3.60%) Penetration Tester
9 3 (2.70%) Lead Software Engineer
9 3 (2.70%) C Software Engineer
9 3 (2.70%) Team Leader
9 3 (2.70%) Software Team Leader
9 3 (2.70%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 3 (2.70%) Senior Developer
10 2 (1.80%) Test Manager
10 2 (1.80%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (27.93%) J2EE
2 28 (25.23%) Spring
2 28 (25.23%) Qt
2 28 (25.23%) EJB
2 28 (25.23%) Hibernate
3 21 (18.92%) HTML
4 17 (15.32%) jQuery
5 16 (14.41%) .NET
6 14 (12.61%) XML
6 14 (12.61%) HTML5
7 4 (3.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (2.70%) Ajax
8 3 (2.70%) CSS
8 3 (2.70%) Web Services
8 3 (2.70%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 59 (53.15%) Computer Science
2 30 (27.03%) Mobile App
3 28 (25.23%) iPhone
4 22 (19.82%) Digital Media
5 16 (14.41%) CAN bus
6 10 (9.01%) Mathematics
7 8 (7.21%) PKI
8 4 (3.60%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.70%) Firmware
10 2 (1.80%) Physics
11 1 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.90%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.23%) Android
2 27 (24.32%) Linux
3 11 (9.91%) Windows
4 5 (4.50%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (83.78%) Software Engineering
2 33 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (27.93%) Cyber Security
4 30 (27.03%) Web Development
5 28 (25.23%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (25.23%) Information Assurance
5 28 (25.23%) Android Development
5 28 (25.23%) iOS Development
6 17 (15.32%) UML
7 14 (12.61%) MVC
8 11 (9.91%) Time Management
9 8 (7.21%) Computer Forensics
10 6 (5.41%) Programme Management
10 6 (5.41%) Project Management
11 5 (4.50%) Configuration Management
12 4 (3.60%) Risk Management
12 4 (3.60%) SysML
12 4 (3.60%) Supply Chain Management
12 4 (3.60%) Information Security
12 4 (3.60%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 82 (73.87%) C++
2 66 (59.46%) Java
3 38 (34.23%) SQL
4 37 (33.33%) C#
5 22 (19.82%) Embedded C
6 21 (18.92%) Python
7 14 (12.61%) Ruby
8 8 (7.21%) Assembly Language
9 5 (4.50%) Perl
10 3 (2.70%) Embedded C++
10 3 (2.70%) PHP
10 3 (2.70%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.80%) Ada
12 1 (0.90%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 66 (59.46%) Security Cleared
2 33 (29.73%) Degree
3 20 (18.02%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.41%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.60%) CEH
6 3 (2.70%) BC Cleared
6 3 (2.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.51%) IEC 61508
1 15 (13.51%) TickIT
2 7 (6.31%) DO-178B
3 4 (3.60%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.21%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (25.23%) BT
2 8 (7.21%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.60%) VMware
4 3 (2.70%) Adobe
4 3 (2.70%) Oracle
5 2 (1.80%) SAP
Cheltenham
GCHQ
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Relocation, Pension & Healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheltenham
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension & Medical Cover
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheltenham
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago