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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 80 67 49
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -18
Permanent jobs citing C 38 53 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.25% 2.95% 4.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.45% 5.44% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 33 23 74
Average salary £47,500 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.93% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,800 £40,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
854 974 1077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.53% 54.23% 58.85%
Number of salaries quoted 693 760 903
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +7 7 £47,500 +43.93% 1
Crewe -4 5 £40,000 -
Warrington -14 4 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Macclesfield 0 1 - -
Chester 0 1 £25,000 +8.69%
Wilmslow - 1 £37,500 - 1
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 (64.52%) C++
2 39 (62.90%) Java
3 27 (43.55%) Windows
4 24 (38.71%) Degree
5 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (32.26%) Finance
7 19 (30.65%) OO
8 16 (25.81%) .NET
8 16 (25.81%) Apple iOS
9 14 (22.58%) HTML
10 13 (20.97%) Android
11 12 (19.35%) Mobile App
11 12 (19.35%) SQL
11 12 (19.35%) HTTP
11 12 (19.35%) Objective-C
12 11 (17.74%) UNIX
12 11 (17.74%) C#
13 10 (16.13%) VB
13 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
14 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (12.90%) Electronics
15 8 (12.90%) Subversion
15 8 (12.90%) Oracle
15 8 (12.90%) ISO 9001
15 8 (12.90%) Windows CE
15 8 (12.90%) Git (software)
15 8 (12.90%) Test Scripting
16 7 (11.29%) Apple Swift
16 7 (11.29%) Mobile Application Development
16 7 (11.29%) LoadRunner

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 3 (4.84%) Apache Spark
1 3 (4.84%) Apache Pig
1 3 (4.84%) SAS
2 1 (1.61%) WinCC
2 1 (1.61%) Apache
2 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.23%) MS Project
4 1 (1.61%) RoboHelp
4 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.35%) HTTP
2 5 (8.06%) HTTPS
2 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP
3 4 (6.45%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.61%) Modbus
4 1 (1.61%) Profibus
4 1 (1.61%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) SQLite
3 3 (4.84%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.84%) Big Data
3 3 (4.84%) HBase
4 2 (3.23%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Impala
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Subversion
1 8 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.29%) LoadRunner
3 5 (8.06%) JUnit
4 3 (4.84%) CodeWarrior
5 2 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Electronics
3 6 (9.68%) Financial Institution
3 6 (9.68%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
4 2 (3.23%) Billing
4 2 (3.23%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Developer
2 11 (17.74%) Software Engineer
3 9 (14.52%) Software Developer
4 7 (11.29%) Security Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Test Manager
5 6 (9.68%) Applications Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) iOS Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Embedded C Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Java Applications Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Performance Manager
6 5 (8.06%) C Software Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Performance Test Manager
6 5 (8.06%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.81%) .NET
2 14 (22.58%) HTML
3 7 (11.29%) J2EE
3 7 (11.29%) ODBC
4 6 (9.68%) XML
5 5 (8.06%) .NET Framework
5 5 (8.06%) JSON
5 5 (8.06%) AWT
5 5 (8.06%) J2SE
6 4 (6.45%) Web Services
7 3 (4.84%) WSDL
8 2 (3.23%) Cocoa
8 2 (3.23%) CSS
8 2 (3.23%) HTML5
9 1 (1.61%) jQuery
9 1 (1.61%) Dalvik
9 1 (1.61%) Cascading
9 1 (1.61%) Kafka
9 1 (1.61%) GStreamer
9 1 (1.61%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Mobile App
2 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.29%) Mainframe
4 6 (9.68%) iPad
4 6 (9.68%) iPhone
5 4 (6.45%) Cryptography
6 3 (4.84%) SCADA
6 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.23%) User Experience
7 2 (3.23%) Visualisation
7 2 (3.23%) CMDB
7 2 (3.23%) Statistics
8 1 (1.61%) Open Source
8 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.61%) Clustering
8 1 (1.61%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 27 (43.55%) Windows
2 16 (25.81%) Apple iOS
3 13 (20.97%) Android
4 11 (17.74%) UNIX
5 8 (12.90%) Windows CE
6 6 (9.68%) Mac OS X
7 4 (6.45%) Linux
8 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.61%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.61%) FreeBSD
9 1 (1.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (30.65%) OO
3 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
4 8 (12.90%) Test Scripting
5 7 (11.29%) Mobile Application Development
5 7 (11.29%) OOD
5 7 (11.29%) UML
5 7 (11.29%) Scrum
6 6 (9.68%) Embedded Software Development
6 6 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (9.68%) Waterfall
6 6 (9.68%) iOS Development
6 6 (9.68%) Performance Testing
7 5 (8.06%) Test Automation
7 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (8.06%) Memory Management
7 5 (8.06%) Information Security
7 5 (8.06%) Pair Programming
7 5 (8.06%) Service Management
8 4 (6.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 40 (64.52%) C++
2 39 (62.90%) Java
3 12 (19.35%) SQL
3 12 (19.35%) Objective-C
4 11 (17.74%) C#
5 10 (16.13%) VB
6 7 (11.29%) Apple Swift
7 6 (9.68%) Embedded C
7 6 (9.68%) Embedded C++
8 3 (4.84%) Python
8 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.23%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.23%) R
10 1 (1.61%) Ruby
10 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.61%) Scala
10 1 (1.61%) Perl
10 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (38.71%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) HND
3 5 (8.06%) HNC
4 4 (6.45%) ISEB
5 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) ISO 9001
2 4 (6.45%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) HDFS
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Oracle
2 7 (11.29%) HP
3 6 (9.68%) Apple
4 3 (4.84%) Mentor Graphics
5 2 (3.23%) BT
5 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.23%) Planview
6 1 (1.61%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.61%) Informatica
6 1 (1.61%) Siemens
6 1 (1.61%) Cognos
6 1 (1.61%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.61%) Teradata
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
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Runcorn
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Salary: £1 per annum + competitive
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