The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 92 84 64
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Permanent jobs citing C 25 29 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.39% 1.85% 4.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.92% 3.22% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 88
Average salary £45,000 £51,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.62% +53.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £50,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,700 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
857 902 1356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.56% 57.67% 64.63%
Number of salaries quoted 727 719 1180
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £50,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

C
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the Cheshire region.

C Salary Trend in Cheshire

C
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Cheshire

C
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northwich +3 6 £38,750 -24.75%
Warrington -9 5 £47,500 -6.86% 6
Wilmslow -1 4 £43,750 -32.69%
Chester +12 3 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Runcorn - 3 £47,500 -
Knutsford - 1 £80,000 -
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 40 (68.97%) C++
2 34 (58.62%) Java
3 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (41.38%) Degree
4 22 (37.93%) Apple iOS
5 21 (36.21%) Android
6 17 (29.31%) TCP/IP
7 16 (27.59%) C#
8 15 (25.86%) HTML
8 15 (25.86%) Windows
8 15 (25.86%) OO
9 13 (22.41%) Finance
10 12 (20.69%) SQL
10 12 (20.69%) .NET
11 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
12 10 (17.24%) Subversion
12 10 (17.24%) Git (software)
12 10 (17.24%) Mobile App
13 9 (15.52%) Memory Management
13 9 (15.52%) HTTP
13 9 (15.52%) JUnit
13 9 (15.52%) Linux
13 9 (15.52%) J2SE
13 9 (15.52%) OOD
13 9 (15.52%) AWT
13 9 (15.52%) HTTPS
14 8 (13.79%) XML
14 8 (13.79%) VB
14 8 (13.79%) JSON
14 8 (13.79%) Line Management

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (10.34%) IIS
2 4 (6.90%) SAS
3 2 (3.45%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.45%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.72%) WinCC
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.72%) Lync
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.72%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.72%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Project
2 2 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.72%) RoboHelp
3 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.31%) TCP/IP
2 9 (15.52%) HTTP
2 9 (15.52%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.72%) Modbus
3 1 (1.72%) Profibus
3 1 (1.72%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.72%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) Big Data
1 5 (8.62%) SQLite
2 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.45%) HBase
4 2 (3.45%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.45%) Impala
5 1 (1.72%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.72%) DB2
5 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Subversion
1 10 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.52%) JUnit
3 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.72%) JIRA
4 1 (1.72%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.17%) Marketing
3 3 (5.17%) Electronics
3 3 (5.17%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Billing
5 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Developer
2 9 (15.52%) Java Applications Developer
2 9 (15.52%) Java Developer
2 9 (15.52%) Applications Developer
3 7 (12.07%) Tester
3 7 (12.07%) Senior Tester
4 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.62%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Performance Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) Software Manager
7 3 (5.17%) iOS Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Engineering Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Project Coordinator
8 2 (3.45%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) HTML
2 12 (20.69%) .NET
3 9 (15.52%) J2SE
3 9 (15.52%) AWT
4 8 (13.79%) XML
4 8 (13.79%) JSON
5 7 (12.07%) .NET Framework
5 7 (12.07%) HTML5
5 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
5 7 (12.07%) CSS
6 6 (10.34%) DHTML
6 6 (10.34%) Silverlight
7 5 (8.62%) Web Services
8 2 (3.45%) Cascading
8 2 (3.45%) Kafka
9 1 (1.72%) Dalvik
9 1 (1.72%) WSDL
9 1 (1.72%) SAP XI
9 1 (1.72%) Cocoa
9 1 (1.72%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.90%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.17%) Life Science
5 3 (5.17%) iPad
5 3 (5.17%) iPhone
6 2 (3.45%) Economics
6 2 (3.45%) Data Integration
6 2 (3.45%) SCADA
6 2 (3.45%) Credit Risk
6 2 (3.45%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.72%) Open Source
7 1 (1.72%) Telematics
7 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.93%) Apple iOS
2 21 (36.21%) Android
3 15 (25.86%) Windows
4 9 (15.52%) Linux
5 6 (10.34%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.45%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.86%) OO
3 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
4 9 (15.52%) Memory Management
4 9 (15.52%) OOD
5 8 (13.79%) Line Management
6 7 (12.07%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (10.34%) Project Management
7 6 (10.34%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.90%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (5.17%) Analytics
10 3 (5.17%) Statistical Modelling
10 3 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (5.17%) iOS Development
10 3 (5.17%) Functional Programming
10 3 (5.17%) Multithreading
10 3 (5.17%) UML
10 3 (5.17%) Scrum
11 2 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 40 (68.97%) C++
2 34 (58.62%) Java
3 16 (27.59%) C#
4 12 (20.69%) SQL
5 8 (13.79%) VB
6 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
7 6 (10.34%) Assembly Language
8 4 (6.90%) Objective-C
8 4 (6.90%) Embedded C
8 4 (6.90%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.45%) VBA
9 2 (3.45%) Scala
9 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.72%) PHP
10 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (41.38%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) HND
3 2 (3.45%) HNC
3 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) CCIE
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) HDFS
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.72%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle
3 3 (5.17%) Apple
4 2 (3.45%) Teradata
4 2 (3.45%) BT
4 2 (3.45%) Ab Initio
4 2 (3.45%) Cognos
4 2 (3.45%) Remedy
4 2 (3.45%) Informatica
4 2 (3.45%) Planview
5 1 (1.72%) IronPort
5 1 (1.72%) Trend Micro
5 1 (1.72%) IBM
5 1 (1.72%) Siemens
5 1 (1.72%) Sophos
5 1 (1.72%) SAP
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