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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 69 105 94
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -11
Permanent jobs citing C 32 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.50% 1.31% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.16% 2.74% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 9
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,250 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
620 877 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 48.36% 47.85% 55.39%
Number of salaries quoted 543 739 705
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +18 17 £35,000 -26.31% 5
Crewe - 4 £40,000 -
Wilmslow +7 1 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Alderley Edge - 1 - - 1
Macclesfield - 1 £80,000 - 1
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 37 (50.00%) C++
2 34 (45.95%) Linux
3 33 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (35.14%) Windows
5 23 (31.08%) Scrum
5 23 (31.08%) Software Engineering
6 22 (29.73%) Embedded C
6 22 (29.73%) C#
7 21 (28.38%) Java
7 21 (28.38%) OO
7 21 (28.38%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (27.03%) Embedded Linux
8 20 (27.03%) Degree
8 20 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (22.97%) Electronics
10 16 (21.62%) Oracle
10 16 (21.62%) Embedded Software Development
11 15 (20.27%) Root Cause Analysis
11 15 (20.27%) Test Automation
11 15 (20.27%) .NET
11 15 (20.27%) JavaScript
11 15 (20.27%) UML
12 14 (18.92%) CSS
12 14 (18.92%) HTML
12 14 (18.92%) Windows CE
12 14 (18.92%) Banking
12 14 (18.92%) Embedded Systems
13 13 (17.57%) Pair Programming
14 12 (16.22%) ISO 9001
14 12 (16.22%) Visual Studio

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (5.41%) CMS
2 3 (4.05%) Node.js
3 2 (2.70%) JBoss
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.70%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.70%) WordPress
4 1 (1.35%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) HTTP
1 4 (5.41%) HTTPS
2 3 (4.05%) Internet
3 1 (1.35%) Skype
3 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) DB2
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.76%) Informix
4 3 (4.05%) MySQL
5 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (16.22%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.41%) Jasmine
2 4 (5.41%) Selenium
3 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.05%) Maven
3 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.70%) Ant
4 2 (2.70%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.70%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.70%) Gradle
4 2 (2.70%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.70%) Hudson
4 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.70%) SilkTest
4 2 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.70%) Toad
5 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (22.97%) Electronics
2 14 (18.92%) Banking
3 10 (13.51%) Corporate Banking
4 8 (10.81%) Finance
5 3 (4.05%) Billing
6 2 (2.70%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (29.73%) Software Engineer
2 21 (28.38%) Developer
3 19 (25.68%) C++ Software Engineer
4 15 (20.27%) C Software Engineer
4 15 (20.27%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 13 (17.57%) Embedded Engineer
6 11 (14.86%) Software Developer
7 8 (10.81%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) Embedded C Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) .NET Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) Architect
9 5 (6.76%) Audit Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) C Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Compliance Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) IT Analyst
10 4 (5.41%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (5.41%) Embedded Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.27%) .NET
2 14 (18.92%) CSS
2 14 (18.92%) HTML
3 12 (16.22%) Web Services
4 7 (9.46%) EJB
4 7 (9.46%) HTML5
4 7 (9.46%) J2EE
4 7 (9.46%) JSP
4 7 (9.46%) REST
4 7 (9.46%) Servlets
5 6 (8.11%) CSS3
5 6 (8.11%) jQuery
6 5 (6.76%) AngularJS
6 5 (6.76%) J2SE
6 5 (6.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (6.76%) XML
7 4 (5.41%) Backbone.js
7 4 (5.41%) D3.js
7 4 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (5.41%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.38%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (18.92%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (13.51%) Management Information System
4 8 (10.81%) Mobile App
5 7 (9.46%) Mainframe
6 4 (5.41%) User Experience
6 4 (5.41%) Visualisation
7 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (4.05%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (4.05%) SCADA
8 2 (2.70%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.70%) iPad
9 1 (1.35%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.35%) Economics
9 1 (1.35%) iPhone
9 1 (1.35%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (45.95%) Linux
2 26 (35.14%) Windows
3 20 (27.03%) Embedded Linux
4 14 (18.92%) Windows CE
5 8 (10.81%) Unix
6 2 (2.70%) Android
6 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.35%) CentOS
7 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.59%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.08%) Scrum
2 23 (31.08%) Software Engineering
3 21 (28.38%) OO
4 20 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (21.62%) Embedded Software Development
6 15 (20.27%) Root Cause Analysis
6 15 (20.27%) Test Automation
6 15 (20.27%) UML
7 13 (17.57%) Pair Programming
8 11 (14.86%) OOD
8 11 (14.86%) TDD
9 8 (10.81%) Project Management
10 7 (9.46%) Information Security
10 7 (9.46%) MVC
11 6 (8.11%) SDLC
11 6 (8.11%) Translating Business Requirements
12 5 (6.76%) DevOps
12 5 (6.76%) IT Audit
12 5 (6.76%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (50.00%) C++
2 22 (29.73%) C#
2 22 (29.73%) Embedded C
3 21 (28.38%) Java
4 15 (20.27%) JavaScript
5 10 (13.51%) SQL
6 9 (12.16%) PHP
7 7 (9.46%) Embedded C++
8 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
9 3 (4.05%) Apple Swift
9 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.05%) Go
9 3 (4.05%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.05%) Python
9 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.70%) Groovy
10 2 (2.70%) Perl
10 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (27.03%) Degree
2 12 (16.22%) HNC
2 12 (16.22%) HND
3 3 (4.05%) ISEB
4 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.22%) ISO 9001
2 5 (6.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.76%) SLA
3 3 (4.05%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Oracle
2 7 (9.46%) IBM
3 5 (6.76%) Cisco
3 5 (6.76%) Fortinet
3 5 (6.76%) Juniper
3 5 (6.76%) Sybase
3 5 (6.76%) VMware
4 3 (4.05%) Apple
5 2 (2.70%) F5
5 2 (2.70%) HP
5 2 (2.70%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.70%) Micro Focus
5 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.70%) OpenTV
5 2 (2.70%) Siebel
5 2 (2.70%) Twitter
6 1 (1.35%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.35%) Facebook
6 1 (1.35%) Infragistics
6 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Additional benefits available!
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
ICO
Salary: £39,333 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Frontline Consultancy
Salary: Competitive + Company Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Middlewich
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Gold Partner
Posted: 11 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Mobica Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Mobica Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 16 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago