The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 34 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing C 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.68% 0.71% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.69% 1.16% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £39,500 £32,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.53% +47.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
C
West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
59 86 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 40.14% 60.99% 52.06%
Number of salaries quoted 58 75 86
Average salary £39,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.69% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

C
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

C Salary Trend in Halifax

C
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Lua
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++

C
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Commercial Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior C Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Lua
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree