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

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 90 76 50
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -26
Permanent jobs citing C 32 43 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.82% 2.52% 4.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.71% 4.68% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 83
Average salary £45,000 £28,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.52% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £40,000
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
863 918 1104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 49.06% 53.72% 59.84%
Number of salaries quoted 697 718 931
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 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 26 March 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 26 March 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
Runcorn +1 7 £47,500 +43.93%
Crewe +6 4 £40,000 -
Warrington -7 3 £47,500 - 3
Chester +5 2 £35,000 +52.17% 1
Wilmslow - 2 £31,250 -
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 53 (69.74%) C++
2 48 (63.16%) Java
3 31 (40.79%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (38.16%) Degree
5 28 (36.84%) Windows
6 25 (32.89%) Apple iOS
7 23 (30.26%) Finance
8 22 (28.95%) C#
8 22 (28.95%) Android
9 21 (27.63%) .NET
10 20 (26.32%) HTML
10 20 (26.32%) OO
11 16 (21.05%) TCP/IP
12 15 (19.74%) Software Engineering
13 14 (18.42%) Mobile App
14 13 (17.11%) SQL
14 13 (17.11%) HTTP
15 12 (15.79%) VB
16 11 (14.47%) Objective-C
16 11 (14.47%) Subversion
16 11 (14.47%) Git (software)
17 10 (13.16%) XML
17 10 (13.16%) Linux
17 10 (13.16%) OOD
17 10 (13.16%) .NET Framework
18 9 (11.84%) JUnit
18 9 (11.84%) J2SE
18 9 (11.84%) AWT
18 9 (11.84%) HTTPS
18 9 (11.84%) JSON

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 5 (6.58%) IIS
2 2 (2.63%) SAS
2 2 (2.63%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.63%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.32%) WinCC
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.32%) Lync
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.32%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.63%) MS Project
2 2 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.32%) MS Office
3 1 (1.32%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 13 (17.11%) HTTP
3 9 (11.84%) HTTPS
4 3 (3.95%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.32%) SMTP
5 1 (1.32%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.32%) Modbus
5 1 (1.32%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) SQLite
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.26%) Big Data
3 2 (2.63%) Impala
3 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.63%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.63%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.63%) HBase
4 1 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (14.47%) Subversion
1 11 (14.47%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.84%) JUnit
3 7 (9.21%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.26%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.63%) CodeWarrior
5 2 (2.63%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.32%) JIRA
General
1 23 (30.26%) Finance
2 7 (9.21%) Electronics
3 5 (6.58%) Banking
4 3 (3.95%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.63%) Retail
5 2 (2.63%) Billing
5 2 (2.63%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (40.79%) Developer
2 11 (14.47%) Software Engineer
3 9 (11.84%) Software Developer
3 9 (11.84%) Applications Developer
3 9 (11.84%) Java Developer
3 9 (11.84%) Java Applications Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Tester
5 7 (9.21%) Senior Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Senior Tester
5 7 (9.21%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Security Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) iOS Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Mobile Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Embedded C Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (27.63%) .NET
2 20 (26.32%) HTML
3 10 (13.16%) XML
3 10 (13.16%) .NET Framework
4 9 (11.84%) JSON
4 9 (11.84%) J2SE
4 9 (11.84%) AWT
5 7 (9.21%) HTML5
5 7 (9.21%) CSS
6 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET
7 5 (6.58%) Web Services
7 5 (6.58%) DHTML
7 5 (6.58%) Silverlight
8 4 (5.26%) J2EE
8 4 (5.26%) ODBC
9 2 (2.63%) WSDL
9 2 (2.63%) Cocoa
9 2 (2.63%) Cascading
9 2 (2.63%) Kafka
10 1 (1.32%) Dalvik
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.42%) Mobile App
2 7 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.89%) iPad
3 6 (7.89%) iPhone
4 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.26%) Mainframe
4 4 (5.26%) Cryptography
4 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.95%) SCADA
5 3 (3.95%) Life Science
6 2 (2.63%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.63%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.32%) Telematics
7 1 (1.32%) Open Source
7 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 28 (36.84%) Windows
2 25 (32.89%) Apple iOS
3 22 (28.95%) Android
4 10 (13.16%) Linux
5 8 (10.53%) Mac OS X
5 8 (10.53%) UNIX
6 6 (7.89%) Windows CE
7 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.63%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.32%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (40.79%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (26.32%) OO
3 15 (19.74%) Software Engineering
4 10 (13.16%) OOD
5 9 (11.84%) Memory Management
6 7 (9.21%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (9.21%) Mobile Application Development
6 7 (9.21%) Line Management
7 6 (7.89%) iOS Development
7 6 (7.89%) E-Commerce
7 6 (7.89%) UML
8 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.58%) Scrum
8 5 (6.58%) Information Security
8 5 (6.58%) Test Scripting
8 5 (6.58%) Embedded Software Development
9 4 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.26%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 53 (69.74%) C++
2 48 (63.16%) Java
3 22 (28.95%) C#
4 13 (17.11%) SQL
5 12 (15.79%) VB
6 11 (14.47%) Objective-C
7 7 (9.21%) Embedded C
7 7 (9.21%) Embedded C++
7 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
8 5 (6.58%) Assembly Language
9 2 (2.63%) Scala
9 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.32%) Python
10 1 (1.32%) VBScript
10 1 (1.32%) Perl
10 1 (1.32%) PHP
10 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (38.16%) Degree
2 5 (6.58%) HND
3 4 (5.26%) ISEB
3 4 (5.26%) HNC
4 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.26%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.95%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) HDFS
2 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (1.32%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 7 (9.21%) Oracle
2 6 (7.89%) Apple
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.26%) HP
4 2 (2.63%) Informatica
4 2 (2.63%) Cognos
4 2 (2.63%) BT
4 2 (2.63%) Ab Initio
4 2 (2.63%) Teradata
4 2 (2.63%) Mentor Graphics
4 2 (2.63%) Planview
5 1 (1.32%) IronPort
5 1 (1.32%) Trend Micro
5 1 (1.32%) Sophos
5 1 (1.32%) Siemens
Chester
Real Staffing
Salary: £4000 - £47500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 2 days ago
Congleton, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago