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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 22 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing C 35 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.70% 11.11% 12.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.42% 16.67% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 24
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £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
190 180 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 58.10% 66.67% 63.35%
Number of salaries quoted 173 160 113
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 August 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 43 (78.18%) C++
2 38 (69.09%) Java
3 36 (65.45%) C#
4 32 (58.18%) Cyber Security
5 31 (56.36%) Software Engineering
6 27 (49.09%) Linux
6 27 (49.09%) TCP/IP
7 22 (40.00%) REST
8 20 (36.36%) Telecoms
9 19 (34.55%) Python
9 19 (34.55%) HTML
9 19 (34.55%) HTML5
10 18 (32.73%) Computer Forensics
10 18 (32.73%) jQuery
10 18 (32.73%) Assembly Language
11 17 (30.91%) Ruby
12 15 (27.27%) Java EE
13 12 (21.82%) Hadoop
14 11 (20.00%) Digital Media
14 11 (20.00%) Apple iOS
14 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
14 11 (20.00%) Objective-C
14 11 (20.00%) Mobile Development
15 10 (18.18%) Coaching
15 10 (18.18%) OO
15 10 (18.18%) Android
15 10 (18.18%) Reverse Engineering
16 9 (16.36%) Big Data
16 9 (16.36%) Apache Pig
16 9 (16.36%) Apache Hive

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (16.36%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.82%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 27 (49.09%) TCP/IP
2 9 (16.36%) Firewall
3 1 (1.82%) LDAP
3 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) Hadoop
2 9 (16.36%) Apache Hive
2 9 (16.36%) Big Data
3 7 (12.73%) MongoDB
4 6 (10.91%) MySQL
5 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 4 (7.27%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Xcode
2 1 (1.82%) Subversion
2 1 (1.82%) Selenium
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.82%) GDB
2 1 (1.82%) JUnit
General
1 20 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (45.45%) Developer
2 24 (43.64%) Software Engineer
3 15 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Tester
4 7 (12.73%) Systems Tester
5 6 (10.91%) Trainer
6 2 (3.64%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.64%) C++ Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Principal Software Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) iOS Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Senior iOS Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Hadoop Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Big Data Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (1.82%) C++ Team Leader
7 1 (1.82%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (1.82%) C# Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.00%) REST
2 19 (34.55%) HTML
2 19 (34.55%) HTML5
3 18 (32.73%) jQuery
4 15 (27.27%) Java EE
5 9 (16.36%) STL
6 7 (12.73%) J2EE
7 5 (9.09%) .NET
7 5 (9.09%) Spring
8 4 (7.27%) JSP
8 4 (7.27%) SOAP
8 4 (7.27%) Web Services
9 1 (1.82%) Middleware
9 1 (1.82%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.82%) MFC
9 1 (1.82%) CSS
9 1 (1.82%) CSS3
9 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.82%) Apache Camel
9 1 (1.82%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 8 (14.55%) Cybercrime
3 4 (7.27%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) iPhone
5 1 (1.82%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 27 (49.09%) Linux
2 11 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 10 (18.18%) Android
4 3 (5.45%) Windows
5 1 (1.82%) UNIX
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) Cyber Security
2 31 (56.36%) Software Engineering
3 18 (32.73%) Computer Forensics
4 11 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 10 (18.18%) Coaching
5 10 (18.18%) Reverse Engineering
5 10 (18.18%) OO
6 9 (16.36%) Ethical Hacking
6 9 (16.36%) Penetration Testing
6 9 (16.36%) Multithreading
7 7 (12.73%) Software Testing
7 7 (12.73%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (12.73%) Test Scripting
8 6 (10.91%) TDD
8 6 (10.91%) SDLC
9 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (9.09%) MVC
9 5 (9.09%) UML
10 4 (7.27%) OOP
10 4 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 43 (78.18%) C++
2 38 (69.09%) Java
3 36 (65.45%) C#
4 19 (34.55%) Python
5 18 (32.73%) Assembly Language
6 17 (30.91%) Ruby
7 11 (20.00%) Objective-C
8 8 (14.55%) SQL
9 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.64%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.82%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.82%) Perl
11 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.36%) DV Cleared
2 9 (16.36%) Linux+ Certification
2 9 (16.36%) GIAC
2 9 (16.36%) MCSE
2 9 (16.36%) CCNA
2 9 (16.36%) CISSP
2 9 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (16.36%) SSCP
3 7 (12.73%) ISEB
3 7 (12.73%) ISTQB
4 6 (10.91%) Network+ Certification
5 5 (9.09%) Degree
6 3 (5.45%) PhD
7 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
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