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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 36 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +2
Permanent jobs citing C 17 51 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 4.90% 15.99% 11.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.81% 26.98% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 36 24
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
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
193 189 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 55.62% 59.25% 71.23%
Number of salaries quoted 179 159 148
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 1 July 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 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 34 (85.00%) C++
2 27 (67.50%) Software Engineering
3 26 (65.00%) Java
4 24 (60.00%) C#
5 21 (52.50%) Linux
6 15 (37.50%) Assembly Language
6 15 (37.50%) Python
7 14 (35.00%) OO
7 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
7 14 (35.00%) HTML
7 14 (35.00%) jQuery
7 14 (35.00%) HTML5
7 14 (35.00%) REST
7 14 (35.00%) Cyber Security
8 13 (32.50%) Ruby
8 13 (32.50%) Computer Forensics
9 10 (25.00%) Windows
10 8 (20.00%) Subversion
11 7 (17.50%) Qt
11 7 (17.50%) Digital Signal Processing
11 7 (17.50%) Signal Processing
11 7 (17.50%) OOD
12 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
13 5 (12.50%) J2EE
13 5 (12.50%) Digital Media
14 4 (10.00%) Embedded C
15 3 (7.50%) SQL
15 3 (7.50%) .NET
15 3 (7.50%) UML
15 3 (7.50%) SQL Server

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (2.50%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Subversion
2 2 (5.00%) Xcode
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) GCC
3 1 (2.50%) GDB
General
1 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.00%) Avionics
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 24 (60.00%) Developer
3 20 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Programmer
4 7 (17.50%) Software Programmer
5 5 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Real Time Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Trainer
6 2 (5.00%) iOS Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior iOS Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (2.50%) Development Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.50%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) HTML
1 14 (35.00%) jQuery
1 14 (35.00%) HTML5
1 14 (35.00%) REST
2 7 (17.50%) Qt
3 5 (12.50%) J2EE
4 3 (7.50%) .NET
4 3 (7.50%) Java EE
5 1 (2.50%) CSS3
5 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.50%) iOS SDK
5 1 (2.50%) MFC
5 1 (2.50%) CSS
5 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Digital Media
2 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.50%) iPhone
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Linux
2 10 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.50%) UNIX
4 1 (2.50%) VxWorks
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Software Engineering
2 14 (35.00%) OO
2 14 (35.00%) Cyber Security
3 13 (32.50%) Computer Forensics
4 7 (17.50%) OOD
4 7 (17.50%) Digital Signal Processing
4 7 (17.50%) Signal Processing
5 3 (7.50%) UML
5 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.50%) SDLC
6 2 (5.00%) Mobile Development
6 2 (5.00%) iOS Development
6 2 (5.00%) TDD
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.50%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.50%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (2.50%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (85.00%) C++
2 26 (65.00%) Java
3 24 (60.00%) C#
4 15 (37.50%) Assembly Language
4 15 (37.50%) Python
5 13 (32.50%) Ruby
6 4 (10.00%) Embedded C
7 3 (7.50%) SQL
8 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.50%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.50%) VC++
9 1 (2.50%) Ada
9 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) PhD
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.50%) Green Hills
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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