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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 35 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Permanent jobs citing C 18 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.12% 11.11% 11.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.17% 17.93% 15.97%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 22
Average salary £30,000 £27,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -26.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £21,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
177 184 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 60.20% 61.95% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 169 158 135
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 38 (86.36%) C++
2 31 (70.45%) Java
3 28 (63.64%) C#
4 26 (59.09%) Software Engineering
5 21 (47.73%) Cyber Security
6 20 (45.45%) REST
6 20 (45.45%) Linux
7 17 (38.64%) Python
7 17 (38.64%) Assembly Language
7 17 (38.64%) HTML
7 17 (38.64%) HTML5
8 16 (36.36%) Computer Forensics
8 16 (36.36%) jQuery
8 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
9 15 (34.09%) Ruby
10 14 (31.82%) OO
11 8 (18.18%) Telecoms
11 8 (18.18%) QA
12 7 (15.91%) Java EE
12 7 (15.91%) MongoDB
12 7 (15.91%) Digital Media
12 7 (15.91%) SDLC
12 7 (15.91%) Windows
12 7 (15.91%) SQL
12 7 (15.91%) J2EE
13 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
13 6 (13.64%) MySQL
13 6 (13.64%) TDD
14 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (11.36%) MVC

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (2.27%) MQSeries
1 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 16 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) MongoDB
2 6 (13.64%) MySQL
3 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
4 4 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
5 3 (6.82%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Subversion
2 2 (4.55%) Xcode
3 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.27%) GDB
General
1 8 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Avionics
3 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (59.09%) Software Engineer
2 24 (54.55%) Developer
3 20 (45.45%) Software Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Trainer
5 4 (9.09%) Programmer
5 4 (9.09%) Software Programmer
6 3 (6.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) iOS Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Team Leader
8 1 (2.27%) Graduate Software Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (2.27%) C++ Team Leader
8 1 (2.27%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Real Time Software Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Real Time Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.27%) C++ Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (45.45%) REST
2 17 (38.64%) HTML
2 17 (38.64%) HTML5
3 16 (36.36%) jQuery
4 7 (15.91%) Java EE
4 7 (15.91%) J2EE
5 5 (11.36%) Spring
6 4 (9.09%) Qt
6 4 (9.09%) .NET
6 4 (9.09%) JSP
6 4 (9.09%) SOAP
6 4 (9.09%) Web Services
7 2 (4.55%) Middleware
8 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.27%) MFC
8 1 (2.27%) CSS
8 1 (2.27%) CSS3
8 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.27%) Apache Camel
8 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Digital Media
2 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) iPhone
4 1 (2.27%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.27%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) Windows
3 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.27%) UNIX
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.27%) Android
4 1 (2.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) Software Engineering
2 21 (47.73%) Cyber Security
3 16 (36.36%) Computer Forensics
4 14 (31.82%) OO
5 7 (15.91%) SDLC
6 6 (13.64%) TDD
7 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (11.36%) OOD
7 5 (11.36%) UML
7 5 (11.36%) MVC
8 4 (9.09%) OOP
8 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
8 4 (9.09%) Signal Processing
9 2 (4.55%) Mobile Development
9 2 (4.55%) iOS Development
10 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.27%) Coaching
10 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 1 (2.27%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (86.36%) C++
2 31 (70.45%) Java
3 28 (63.64%) C#
4 17 (38.64%) Python
4 17 (38.64%) Assembly Language
5 15 (34.09%) Ruby
6 7 (15.91%) SQL
7 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.82%) Embedded C
9 2 (4.55%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.27%) Perl
10 1 (2.27%) Ada
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) PhD
2 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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