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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 34 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +7
Permanent jobs citing C 23 70 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.64% 21.60% 12.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.13% 30.30% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 19 58 29
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £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
227 231 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 55.64% 71.30% 70.67%
Number of salaries quoted 189 206 153
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,550
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 1 April 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 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 (82.86%) C++
2 25 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 19 (54.29%) C#
3 19 (54.29%) Java
4 18 (51.43%) Linux
5 12 (34.29%) Windows
6 11 (31.43%) OO
6 11 (31.43%) Python
6 11 (31.43%) Cyber Security
7 10 (28.57%) HTML
7 10 (28.57%) Assembly Language
7 10 (28.57%) Subversion
8 9 (25.71%) Digital Signal Processing
8 9 (25.71%) Signal Processing
9 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
9 8 (22.86%) Computer Forensics
9 8 (22.86%) Ruby
9 8 (22.86%) jQuery
9 8 (22.86%) HTML5
9 8 (22.86%) REST
10 7 (20.00%) OOD
10 7 (20.00%) Qt
11 4 (11.43%) UML
11 4 (11.43%) Embedded C
11 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (11.43%) DO-178B
12 3 (8.57%) SQL
12 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
12 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
12 3 (8.57%) Aerospace

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (2.86%) MQSeries
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.71%) SSL
3 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) Xcode
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) WinDbg
3 1 (2.86%) GCC
3 1 (2.86%) GDB
General
1 3 (8.57%) Aerospace
1 3 (8.57%) Military
2 2 (5.71%) Avionics
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Software Engineer
2 20 (57.14%) Developer
3 15 (42.86%) Software Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Programmer
4 7 (20.00%) Software Programmer
5 4 (11.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Real Time Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) FPGA Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior FPGA Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) iOS Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior iOS Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Graduate
7 1 (2.86%) Software Manager
7 1 (2.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) HTML
2 8 (22.86%) jQuery
2 8 (22.86%) HTML5
2 8 (22.86%) REST
3 7 (20.00%) Qt
4 2 (5.71%) Java EE
4 2 (5.71%) XML
4 2 (5.71%) J2EE
5 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.86%) CSS
5 1 (2.86%) Web Services
5 1 (2.86%) Middleware
5 1 (2.86%) .NET
5 1 (2.86%) WCF
5 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.86%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.71%) Device Driver
1 2 (5.71%) VHDL
1 2 (5.71%) Verilog
1 2 (5.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (5.71%) PKI
1 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) iPhone
2 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.86%) UNIX
4 1 (2.86%) VxWorks
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.86%) Android
4 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 11 (31.43%) OO
2 11 (31.43%) Cyber Security
3 9 (25.71%) Digital Signal Processing
3 9 (25.71%) Signal Processing
4 8 (22.86%) Computer Forensics
5 7 (20.00%) OOD
6 4 (11.43%) UML
6 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.57%) Information Security
8 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.71%) iOS Development
8 2 (5.71%) Mobile Development
8 2 (5.71%) Time Management
8 2 (5.71%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) Scrum
8 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.86%) Project Management
9 1 (2.86%) MVC
9 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (82.86%) C++
2 19 (54.29%) Java
2 19 (54.29%) C#
3 11 (31.43%) Python
4 10 (28.57%) Assembly Language
5 8 (22.86%) Ruby
6 4 (11.43%) Embedded C
7 3 (8.57%) SQL
8 2 (5.71%) Embedded C++
8 2 (5.71%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.86%) Ada
9 1 (2.86%) VC++
9 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) DO-178B
2 2 (5.71%) QA
3 1 (2.86%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.86%) Firmware
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Xilinx
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.86%) VMware
3 1 (2.86%) Green Hills
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