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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 87 94 93
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing C 44 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.53% 1.60% 1.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.52% 3.04% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 38 17 22
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,550 £39,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £51,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
973 1020 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 55.95% 52.60% 57.78%
Number of salaries quoted 816 830 794
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 September 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 September 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
Warrington -5 7 £38,500 -3.75% 2
Chester -5 5 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Knutsford - 3 £16,500 - 1
Runcorn - 2 £39,000 - 1
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 35 (46.67%) C++
2 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (37.33%) Banking
4 27 (36.00%) Java
5 22 (29.33%) Finance
6 21 (28.00%) HTML
7 20 (26.67%) Windows
8 19 (25.33%) OO
9 18 (24.00%) TDD
9 18 (24.00%) SQL
9 18 (24.00%) HTTP
10 16 (21.33%) .NET
10 16 (21.33%) Scrum
11 15 (20.00%) Web Services
11 15 (20.00%) jQuery
11 15 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (20.00%) Mobile App
12 14 (18.67%) User Experience
12 14 (18.67%) Visualisation
12 14 (18.67%) Degree
12 14 (18.67%) Corporate Banking
12 14 (18.67%) UNIX
12 14 (18.67%) Oracle
13 13 (17.33%) HP
13 13 (17.33%) Mainframe
14 12 (16.00%) MVC
14 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
14 12 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (14.67%) Responsive Web Design
15 11 (14.67%) Jasmine

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 11 (14.67%) CMS
2 4 (5.33%) SAS
3 3 (4.00%) Apache Pig
3 3 (4.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.33%) Apache
4 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.00%) HTTP
2 11 (14.67%) HTTPS
3 6 (8.00%) Internet
4 3 (4.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.67%) Skype
6 1 (1.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) Informix
3 3 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.00%) HBase
3 3 (4.00%) Big Data
3 3 (4.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (14.67%) Jasmine
2 7 (9.33%) LoadRunner
3 6 (8.00%) HP UFT
3 6 (8.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (8.00%) SilkTest
3 6 (8.00%) Selenium
4 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.00%) CodeWarrior
4 3 (4.00%) Subversion
5 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.33%) ClearCase
6 1 (1.33%) Toad
General
1 28 (37.33%) Banking
2 22 (29.33%) Finance
3 14 (18.67%) Corporate Banking
4 10 (13.33%) Electronics
5 7 (9.33%) Investment Banking
6 5 (6.67%) Financial Institution
6 5 (6.67%) Manufacturing
7 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (25.33%) Developer
2 11 (14.67%) Software Engineer
3 8 (10.67%) Analyst
3 8 (10.67%) Security Engineer
3 8 (10.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 7 (9.33%) Test Manager
5 6 (8.00%) Consultant
5 6 (8.00%) Design Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Test Consultant
5 6 (8.00%) Electronics Engineer
5 6 (8.00%) Test Automation Consultant
6 5 (6.67%) Performance Test Manager
6 5 (6.67%) Performance Manager
7 4 (5.33%) Embedded C Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Security Analyst
7 4 (5.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 4 (5.33%) iOS Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.00%) HTML
2 16 (21.33%) .NET
3 15 (20.00%) Web Services
3 15 (20.00%) jQuery
4 12 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 11 (14.67%) SVG
5 11 (14.67%) HTML5
5 11 (14.67%) CSS3
5 11 (14.67%) Backbone.js
5 11 (14.67%) KnockoutJS
5 11 (14.67%) D3.js
5 11 (14.67%) Sass
5 11 (14.67%) LESS
5 11 (14.67%) AngularJS
5 11 (14.67%) CSS
6 9 (12.00%) J2EE
7 7 (9.33%) ODBC
8 4 (5.33%) XML
9 3 (4.00%) JSON
10 2 (2.67%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 14 (18.67%) Visualisation
2 14 (18.67%) User Experience
3 13 (17.33%) Mainframe
4 9 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (10.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.33%) GIS
6 4 (5.33%) Statistics
6 4 (5.33%) iPad
6 4 (5.33%) iPhone
7 3 (4.00%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (4.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (4.00%) CMDB
8 2 (2.67%) Online Banking
9 1 (1.33%) SCADA
9 1 (1.33%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.33%) Clustering
9 1 (1.33%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.67%) Windows
2 14 (18.67%) UNIX
3 11 (14.67%) Linux
4 7 (9.33%) Windows CE
5 4 (5.33%) Mac OS X
5 4 (5.33%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.67%) Android
6 2 (2.67%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.33%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.33%) AIX
7 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.33%) OO
3 18 (24.00%) TDD
4 16 (21.33%) Scrum
5 15 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (16.00%) MVC
7 11 (14.67%) Web Design
7 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
7 11 (14.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (13.33%) Information Security
9 9 (12.00%) Test Automation
9 9 (12.00%) Mentoring
10 8 (10.67%) SDLC
10 8 (10.67%) Unit Testing
10 8 (10.67%) Project Management
11 7 (9.33%) Validation
11 7 (9.33%) Incident Management
11 7 (9.33%) Performance Testing
11 7 (9.33%) Automated Testing
11 7 (9.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.67%) C++
2 27 (36.00%) Java
3 18 (24.00%) SQL
4 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.33%) VB
5 7 (9.33%) Embedded C
5 7 (9.33%) C#
5 7 (9.33%) Objective-C
6 6 (8.00%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.33%) Embedded C++
7 4 (5.33%) Apple Swift
8 3 (4.00%) MATLAB
8 3 (4.00%) R
8 3 (4.00%) Python
9 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.67%) ANSI C
10 1 (1.33%) Ruby
10 1 (1.33%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.33%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 14 (18.67%) Degree
2 6 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.00%) CCENT
3 3 (4.00%) HNC
3 3 (4.00%) HND
3 3 (4.00%) CCNA
3 3 (4.00%) ISEB
3 3 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 9 (12.00%) QA
2 6 (8.00%) ISO 9001
3 4 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) Oracle
2 13 (17.33%) HP
3 8 (10.67%) Cisco
4 6 (8.00%) IBM
4 6 (8.00%) Micro Focus
5 5 (6.67%) VMware
5 5 (6.67%) Fortinet
5 5 (6.67%) Juniper
5 5 (6.67%) Sybase
6 4 (5.33%) Apple
7 3 (4.00%) Mentor Graphics
7 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.33%) Sun
8 1 (1.33%) Siebel
8 1 (1.33%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.33%) F5
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Runcorn
Sanderson
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + car + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 21 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 23 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago