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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 103 97 65
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -32
Permanent jobs citing C 34 24 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.71% 1.44% 3.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.44% 2.34% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 54
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £49,000
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
988 1024 1165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 49.72% 61.50% 57.79%
Number of salaries quoted 846 877 1007
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
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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 0 10 £32,500 -31.57% 6
Chester +11 8 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Wilmslow -10 6 £43,750 +2.94%
Northwich +5 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Crewe -4 2 £41,500 -14.87%
Runcorn - 2 £56,250 - 2
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (53.33%) C++
2 25 (33.33%) SQL
3 23 (30.67%) C#
4 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (28.00%) Java
6 20 (26.67%) Windows
6 20 (26.67%) Degree
7 19 (25.33%) Finance
8 16 (21.33%) Software Engineering
9 15 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 14 (18.67%) .NET
11 13 (17.33%) IIS
11 13 (17.33%) QA
11 13 (17.33%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (16.00%) Mentoring
12 12 (16.00%) Android
12 12 (16.00%) Apple iOS
12 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
12 12 (16.00%) Linux
13 10 (13.33%) SC Cleared
13 10 (13.33%) Security Cleared
14 9 (12.00%) XenApp
14 9 (12.00%) XenDesktop
14 9 (12.00%) Mathematics
14 9 (12.00%) Test Scripting
14 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
14 9 (12.00%) Citrix
14 9 (12.00%) HTML
14 9 (12.00%) TDD
14 9 (12.00%) VMware

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 13 (17.33%) IIS
2 5 (6.67%) SAS
3 4 (5.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.33%) Lync
4 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.33%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.33%) JBoss
4 1 (1.33%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.67%) HTTP
3 7 (9.33%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.67%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.33%) WAN
5 1 (1.33%) SMTP
5 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (6.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.00%) Big Data
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.33%) SQLite
4 1 (1.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) DB2
4 1 (1.33%) Informix
4 1 (1.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Subversion
2 6 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.00%) JUnit
2 6 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.33%) IntelliJ
General
1 19 (25.33%) Finance
2 7 (9.33%) Automotive
3 6 (8.00%) Marketing
4 4 (5.33%) Retail
5 3 (4.00%) Advertising
6 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.33%) Electronics
7 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.33%) Banking
7 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (29.33%) Developer
2 9 (12.00%) Java Developer
2 9 (12.00%) Development Engineer
2 9 (12.00%) Senior Development Engineer
2 9 (12.00%) Automation Engineer
3 8 (10.67%) Software Developer
4 6 (8.00%) Analyst
4 6 (8.00%) Applications Developer
4 6 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (8.00%) Java Applications Developer
4 6 (8.00%) Principal Engineer
5 5 (6.67%) Strategy Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Performance Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Tester
7 3 (4.00%) Development Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Engineering Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Senior Tester
7 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.67%) .NET
2 9 (12.00%) HTML
3 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET
4 6 (8.00%) DHTML
4 6 (8.00%) AWT
4 6 (8.00%) J2SE
4 6 (8.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (8.00%) Silverlight
5 4 (5.33%) Web Services
5 4 (5.33%) XML
6 3 (4.00%) JSON
6 3 (4.00%) HTML5
6 3 (4.00%) CSS
7 2 (2.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (1.33%) JPA
8 1 (1.33%) HornetQ
8 1 (1.33%) JMS
8 1 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.33%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.33%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (12.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (9.33%) SCADA
3 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.67%) Credit Risk
4 5 (6.67%) Economics
5 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
6 3 (4.00%) Life Science
6 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.67%) CAN bus
7 2 (2.67%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.33%) DTV
8 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.33%) PDA
8 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.33%) Telematics
8 1 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.67%) Windows
2 12 (16.00%) Linux
2 12 (16.00%) Android
2 12 (16.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.33%) UNIX
4 1 (1.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.33%) Software Engineering
3 12 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 9 (12.00%) Test Scripting
4 9 (12.00%) TDD
5 7 (9.33%) OO
5 7 (9.33%) OOD
5 7 (9.33%) Coaching
6 6 (8.00%) Analytics
6 6 (8.00%) Line Management
6 6 (8.00%) CRM
6 6 (8.00%) Validation
6 6 (8.00%) Memory Management
7 5 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 5 (6.67%) Project Management
8 4 (5.33%) ITIL
8 4 (5.33%) Multithreading
9 3 (4.00%) ITIL V2
9 3 (4.00%) SIEM
9 3 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 40 (53.33%) C++
2 25 (33.33%) SQL
3 23 (30.67%) C#
4 21 (28.00%) Java
5 8 (10.67%) Python
6 7 (9.33%) Ada
7 6 (8.00%) Assembly Language
7 6 (8.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.00%) VB
8 5 (6.67%) VBA
9 2 (2.67%) VBScript
9 2 (2.67%) Perl
9 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.67%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 20 (26.67%) Degree
2 10 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 10 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.67%) HND
4 2 (2.67%) CCIE
4 2 (2.67%) ISEB
4 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.00%) XenApp
1 9 (12.00%) XenDesktop
2 8 (10.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (9.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.00%) Citrix
2 9 (12.00%) VMware
3 5 (6.67%) Oracle
4 4 (5.33%) Remedy
5 3 (4.00%) ArcSight
5 3 (4.00%) IBM
6 1 (1.33%) Meraki
6 1 (1.33%) Sophos
6 1 (1.33%) IronPort
6 1 (1.33%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.33%) Trend Micro
6 1 (1.33%) Sybase
6 1 (1.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco
6 1 (1.33%) Avaya
6 1 (1.33%) Cognizant
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + pension, bonus, BUPA, life assurance
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: very good salary
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: very competitive salary-ask for more info!
Posted: 12 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: VERY COMPETITIVE
Posted: 12 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: VERY STRONG SALARY
Posted: 18 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: very competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago