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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 48 39 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs citing C 4 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.45% 2.24% 4.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.40% 4.41% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 11
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
167 136 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 60.73% 50.75% 50.20%
Number of salaries quoted 100 88 105
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Chester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Chester

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Android Development
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) ANSI C
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (16.67%) BeagleBone
3 1 (16.67%) Skype
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Kernel Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Economics
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) SAS
3 1 (16.67%) Fortran
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
3 1 (16.67%) HP UFT

C
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (16.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Programmer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Economics
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Raspberry Pi
1 1 (16.67%) BeagleBone
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Windows CE
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Kernel Development
2 1 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Econometrics
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) ANSI C
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Fortran
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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