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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 79 79 69
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing C 44 45 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.32% 2.66% 3.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.94% 4.31% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 36 24 79
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £37,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £51,500 £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
891 1045 1430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.99% 61.83% 64.74%
Number of salaries quoted 779 855 1254
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 December 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 December 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
(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
Wilmslow -2 12 £43,750 -5.40%
Warrington -7 11 £32,500 -35.64% 3
Northwich +2 9 £40,000 -17.94%
Chester +10 6 £45,000 - 1
Runcorn - 3 £47,500 -
Knutsford - 1 £80,000 - 1
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 41 (60.29%) C++
2 36 (52.94%) Java
3 29 (42.65%) Degree
4 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (30.88%) Android
5 21 (30.88%) Apple iOS
6 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
7 17 (25.00%) C#
7 17 (25.00%) SQL
8 15 (22.06%) Windows
8 15 (22.06%) Finance
9 14 (20.59%) HTML
10 13 (19.12%) OO
11 11 (16.18%) .NET
11 11 (16.18%) Linux
11 11 (16.18%) HTTP
11 11 (16.18%) Software Engineering
12 10 (14.71%) JUnit
12 10 (14.71%) J2SE
12 10 (14.71%) OOD
12 10 (14.71%) AWT
12 10 (14.71%) HTTPS
12 10 (14.71%) Subversion
12 10 (14.71%) Git (software)
12 10 (14.71%) Memory Management
13 8 (11.76%) IIS
13 8 (11.76%) XML
13 8 (11.76%) Mobile App
13 8 (11.76%) Line Management
13 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (11.76%) IIS
2 7 (10.29%) SAS
3 4 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.47%) Lync
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.47%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.94%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.47%) TCP/IP
2 11 (16.18%) HTTP
3 10 (14.71%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.47%) SMTP
4 1 (1.47%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.35%) SQLite
2 5 (7.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 5 (7.35%) Big Data
3 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.94%) HBase
4 2 (2.94%) Impala
4 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.94%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.47%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
5 1 (1.47%) DB2
5 1 (1.47%) Informix
Development Applications
1 10 (14.71%) JUnit
1 10 (14.71%) Subversion
1 10 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (22.06%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Marketing
3 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.94%) Electronics
4 2 (2.94%) Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Billing
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (32.35%) Developer
2 11 (16.18%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.71%) Applications Developer
3 10 (14.71%) Java Applications Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Tester
4 7 (10.29%) Senior Tester
5 6 (8.82%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Strategy Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Principal Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Mobile Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Performance Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Development Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.59%) HTML
2 11 (16.18%) .NET
3 10 (14.71%) J2SE
3 10 (14.71%) AWT
4 8 (11.76%) XML
5 7 (10.29%) CSS
5 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET
5 7 (10.29%) .NET Framework
5 7 (10.29%) JSON
5 7 (10.29%) HTML5
6 6 (8.82%) Silverlight
6 6 (8.82%) DHTML
7 5 (7.35%) Web Services
8 2 (2.94%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 2 (2.94%) Kafka
8 2 (2.94%) Cascading
9 1 (1.47%) Dalvik
9 1 (1.47%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (1.47%) SAP XI
9 1 (1.47%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Mobile App
1 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.29%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (10.29%) Mathematics
3 6 (8.82%) SCADA
4 5 (7.35%) Credit Risk
4 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.35%) Economics
5 3 (4.41%) Life Science
6 2 (2.94%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.94%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.47%) iPhone
7 1 (1.47%) Telematics
7 1 (1.47%) Open Source
7 1 (1.47%) iPad
7 1 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.47%) PDA
7 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.47%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.88%) Android
1 21 (30.88%) Apple iOS
2 15 (22.06%) Windows
3 11 (16.18%) Linux
4 4 (5.88%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.47%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.47%) VMS
5 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.12%) OO
3 11 (16.18%) Software Engineering
4 10 (14.71%) Memory Management
4 10 (14.71%) OOD
5 8 (11.76%) Line Management
6 7 (10.29%) Coaching
6 7 (10.29%) Project Management
6 7 (10.29%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 6 (8.82%) Analytics
8 5 (7.35%) Data Analysis
8 5 (7.35%) Validation
8 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.35%) CRM
9 4 (5.88%) Scrum
9 4 (5.88%) Multithreading
10 3 (4.41%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.41%) Statistical Modelling
10 3 (4.41%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 41 (60.29%) C++
2 36 (52.94%) Java
3 17 (25.00%) SQL
3 17 (25.00%) C#
4 7 (10.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.82%) VB
5 6 (8.82%) Assembly Language
6 5 (7.35%) VBA
7 3 (4.41%) Embedded C
7 3 (4.41%) Embedded C++
8 2 (2.94%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.94%) Scala
8 2 (2.94%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.47%) Python
9 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (42.65%) Degree
2 6 (8.82%) HND
3 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) CCIE
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.47%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.94%) XenApp
2 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
2 2 (2.94%) HDFS
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (1.47%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.88%) Remedy
3 3 (4.41%) IBM
4 2 (2.94%) Cognos
4 2 (2.94%) Citrix
4 2 (2.94%) Informatica
4 2 (2.94%) BT
4 2 (2.94%) Ab Initio
4 2 (2.94%) VMware
4 2 (2.94%) Teradata
4 2 (2.94%) Planview
5 1 (1.47%) IronPort
5 1 (1.47%) Trend Micro
5 1 (1.47%) Sophos
5 1 (1.47%) Apple
5 1 (1.47%) Sybase
5 1 (1.47%) SAP
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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