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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 17 56 26
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -30
Permanent jobs citing C 44 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 11.28% 1.58% 7.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.00% 2.77% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 32 6 15
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,250 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
200 253 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 51.28% 57.24% 58.78%
Number of salaries quoted 162 219 146
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 8 February 2016.

C Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 70 (70.71%) C++
2 68 (68.69%) Java
3 56 (56.57%) Software Engineering
4 51 (51.52%) Linux
5 47 (47.47%) C#
6 46 (46.46%) Telecoms
7 45 (45.45%) Ethical Hacking
7 45 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
8 41 (41.41%) TCP/IP
9 36 (36.36%) Java EE
9 36 (36.36%) Reverse Engineering
9 36 (36.36%) Hadoop
9 36 (36.36%) Big Data
10 35 (35.35%) Penetration Testing
11 34 (34.34%) Apache Hive
11 34 (34.34%) Apple iOS
11 34 (34.34%) Android
11 34 (34.34%) Security Cleared
11 34 (34.34%) Multithreading
11 34 (34.34%) CISSP
11 34 (34.34%) Cisco Certification
11 34 (34.34%) Microsoft Certification
11 34 (34.34%) MCSE
11 34 (34.34%) STL
11 34 (34.34%) Firewall
11 34 (34.34%) CCNA
11 34 (34.34%) SSCP
11 34 (34.34%) Linux+ Certification
11 34 (34.34%) GIAC
11 34 (34.34%) Objective-C

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 34 (34.34%) Apache Pig
2 5 (5.05%) Confluence
3 2 (2.02%) Apache
3 2 (2.02%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.02%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 41 (41.41%) TCP/IP
2 34 (34.34%) Firewall
3 10 (10.10%) Internet
4 1 (1.01%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (36.36%) Big Data
1 36 (36.36%) Hadoop
2 34 (34.34%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.02%) Apache Accumulo
3 2 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.02%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (2.02%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.02%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 5 (5.05%) JIRA
2 1 (1.01%) JUnit
2 1 (1.01%) Selenium
General
1 46 (46.46%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (42.42%) Software Engineer
2 24 (24.24%) Systems Tester
2 24 (24.24%) Tester
3 19 (19.19%) Developer
4 18 (18.18%) Principal Engineer
5 17 (17.17%) Principal Software Engineer
6 13 (13.13%) Software Developer
7 9 (9.09%) Java Developer
8 8 (8.08%) C++ Developer
8 8 (8.08%) Network Operations Specialist
8 8 (8.08%) Network Specialist
9 7 (7.07%) C Developer
9 7 (7.07%) C/C++ Developer
9 7 (7.07%) C/C++ Software Developer
9 7 (7.07%) C++ Software Developer
9 7 (7.07%) C++/Java Developer
9 7 (7.07%) Java Software Developer
10 6 (6.06%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 5 (5.05%) SC Cleared Java Developer
12 4 (4.04%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (36.36%) Java EE
2 34 (34.34%) STL
3 8 (8.08%) .NET
3 8 (8.08%) HTML
4 7 (7.07%) HTML5
4 7 (7.07%) jQuery
4 7 (7.07%) REST
5 5 (5.05%) J2EE
5 5 (5.05%) OpenCL
6 2 (2.02%) Kafka
6 2 (2.02%) ZeroMQ
7 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.01%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (32.32%) Cybercrime
2 13 (13.13%) Mathematics
3 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.08%) Algorithms
4 8 (8.08%) Computer Science
4 8 (8.08%) Physics
5 7 (7.07%) Digital Media
6 6 (6.06%) User Experience
7 5 (5.05%) VHDL
8 2 (2.02%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.01%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.01%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (1.01%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 51 (51.52%) Linux
2 34 (34.34%) Android
2 34 (34.34%) Apple iOS
3 9 (9.09%) Mac OS X
3 9 (9.09%) Windows
4 7 (7.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (56.57%) Software Engineering
2 45 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
2 45 (45.45%) Ethical Hacking
3 36 (36.36%) Reverse Engineering
4 35 (35.35%) Penetration Testing
5 34 (34.34%) Mobile Development
5 34 (34.34%) Multithreading
6 25 (25.25%) Test Scripting
7 24 (24.24%) Requirements Analysis
7 24 (24.24%) Software Testing
8 21 (21.21%) Coaching
9 13 (13.13%) Mentoring
10 12 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (10.10%) OO
12 9 (9.09%) Waterfall
13 8 (8.08%) Digital Forensics
13 8 (8.08%) Information Security
14 7 (7.07%) Computer Forensics
15 6 (6.06%) Open Source
16 3 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 70 (70.71%) C++
2 68 (68.69%) Java
3 47 (47.47%) C#
4 34 (34.34%) Objective-C
5 19 (19.19%) Perl
6 16 (16.16%) Python
7 15 (15.15%) Assembly Language
8 12 (12.12%) Ruby
9 9 (9.09%) JavaScript
10 5 (5.05%) Scala
11 2 (2.02%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.02%) SQL
12 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (34.34%) CCNA
1 34 (34.34%) Cisco Certification
1 34 (34.34%) CISSP
1 34 (34.34%) GIAC
1 34 (34.34%) Linux+ Certification
1 34 (34.34%) MCSE
1 34 (34.34%) Microsoft Certification
1 34 (34.34%) SANS
1 34 (34.34%) Security Cleared
1 34 (34.34%) SSCP
2 24 (24.24%) ISEB
2 24 (24.24%) ISTQB
3 22 (22.22%) DV Cleared
4 16 (16.16%) Network+ Certification
5 12 (12.12%) Degree
6 8 (8.08%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.03%) CEH
7 3 (3.03%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) MISRA
1 1 (1.01%) QA
1 1 (1.01%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 5 (5.05%) Atlassian
2 2 (2.02%) IBM
2 2 (2.02%) Lotus
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle
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