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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 45 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Permanent jobs citing C 13 29 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.80% 9.97% 14.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.04% 15.18% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 28
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,400 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,850 £47,550
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
258 191 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 55.48% 65.64% 70.83%
Number of salaries quoted 222 175 174
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 35 (85.37%) C++
2 27 (65.85%) C#
3 23 (56.10%) Software Engineering
4 16 (39.02%) Java
5 13 (31.71%) Degree
6 11 (26.83%) HTML
6 11 (26.83%) Python
7 10 (24.39%) Windows
7 10 (24.39%) Linux
7 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
7 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
7 10 (24.39%) Aerospace
7 10 (24.39%) Military
7 10 (24.39%) Information Security
7 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (24.39%) DV Cleared
7 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
7 10 (24.39%) Hyper-V
8 9 (21.95%) Subversion
9 7 (17.07%) UML
9 7 (17.07%) Embedded C++
9 7 (17.07%) Electronics
9 7 (17.07%) Cyber Security
10 6 (14.63%) SQL
10 6 (14.63%) .NET
10 6 (14.63%) XML
10 6 (14.63%) SSL
10 6 (14.63%) Embedded C
10 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
10 6 (14.63%) Management Information System

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) SSL
2 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.76%) Wireless
4 3 (7.32%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.88%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (4.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Subversion
2 4 (9.76%) WinDbg
2 4 (9.76%) GDB
3 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.32%) ClearCase
General
1 10 (24.39%) Aerospace
1 10 (24.39%) Military
2 7 (17.07%) Electronics
3 3 (7.32%) Automotive
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.88%) Finance
4 2 (4.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Software Engineer
2 11 (26.83%) Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Design Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Junior
3 5 (12.20%) Electronics Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Software Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Development Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.32%) C++ Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Graduate
6 2 (4.88%) C++/Java Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior FPGA Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) FPGA Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) FPGA Developer
7 1 (2.44%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) HTML
2 6 (14.63%) .NET
2 6 (14.63%) XML
3 5 (12.20%) jQuery
3 5 (12.20%) HTML5
4 4 (9.76%) REST
5 3 (7.32%) MFC
6 2 (4.88%) J2EE
7 1 (2.44%) WCF
7 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.44%) CSS
7 1 (2.44%) Web Services
7 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Management Information System
1 6 (14.63%) PKI
2 4 (9.76%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (9.76%) VHDL
2 4 (9.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (7.32%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Verilog
5 1 (2.44%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
1 10 (24.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Software Engineering
2 10 (24.39%) Information Security
2 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.07%) UML
3 7 (17.07%) Cyber Security
4 6 (14.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
4 6 (14.63%) Time Management
5 5 (12.20%) Scrum
5 5 (12.20%) OO
6 4 (9.76%) MVC
6 4 (9.76%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (9.76%) Digital Signal Processing
6 4 (9.76%) Signal Processing
6 4 (9.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.32%) Computer Forensics
7 3 (7.32%) Project Management
7 3 (7.32%) RUP
8 2 (4.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 35 (85.37%) C++
2 27 (65.85%) C#
3 16 (39.02%) Java
4 11 (26.83%) Python
5 7 (17.07%) Embedded C++
6 6 (14.63%) Embedded C
6 6 (14.63%) SQL
7 5 (12.20%) Ruby
8 3 (7.32%) Ada
8 3 (7.32%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Degree
2 10 (24.39%) DV Cleared
2 10 (24.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.44%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 10 (24.39%) Hyper-V
2 5 (12.20%) Firmware
3 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) VMware
2 4 (9.76%) Xilinx
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle
Cheltenham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheltenham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 24 days ago