The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 37 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Permanent jobs citing C 6 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.22% 5.08% 7.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.41% 10.24% 10.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 15
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
C
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
136 127 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 50.37% 49.61% 69.85%
Number of salaries quoted 88 106 122
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

C
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the Chester region.

C Salary Trend in Chester

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 10 (66.67%) SAS
1 10 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 7 (46.67%) Marketing
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) Economics
4 5 (33.33%) Physics
4 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 5 (33.33%) Credit Risk
4 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Project Management
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) VBA
4 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 5 (33.33%) C++
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) CRM
4 5 (33.33%) Business Objects
4 5 (33.33%) MS Office
4 5 (33.33%) SAP
4 5 (33.33%) Python
4 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (33.33%) Statistics

C
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 10 (66.67%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (33.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (46.67%) Marketing
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Graduate
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Strategy Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded C Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior C Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Embedded C Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 5 (33.33%) Physics
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 5 (33.33%) Economics
2 5 (33.33%) Statistics
3 2 (13.33%) Firmware
3 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Analytics
2 5 (33.33%) CRM
2 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.67%) Data Management
4 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.67%) MOF
4 1 (6.67%) ERP
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) VBA
2 5 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (33.33%) C++
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
4 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) NCIE
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) MCTS
2 1 (6.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 5 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) CommVault
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
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