The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 57 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing C 8 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.54% 1.54% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.34% 2.44% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 2
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £21,889
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +37.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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 Lancashire region.

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
342 328 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 65.64% 62.96% 57.06%
Number of salaries quoted 285 301 271
Average salary £37,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.44% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,050 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

C
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

C Salary Trend in Lancashire

C
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Burnley - 7 £40,000 -
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 15 (68.18%) .NET
2 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 14 (63.64%) SQL
3 12 (54.55%) C#
3 12 (54.55%) C++
3 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 10 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (40.91%) HTML
5 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (36.36%) CSS
6 8 (36.36%) Web Services
6 8 (36.36%) XML
6 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 7 (31.82%) ITIL
7 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
7 7 (31.82%) PRINCE
7 7 (31.82%) Retail
8 6 (27.27%) TDD
8 6 (27.27%) Pair Programming
8 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
8 6 (27.27%) Back Office
8 6 (27.27%) Scrum
8 6 (27.27%) Objective-C
8 6 (27.27%) Internet
8 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
8 6 (27.27%) Sage
8 6 (27.27%) Uniface
8 6 (27.27%) Project Management
8 6 (27.27%) OOP
8 6 (27.27%) MS Excel

C
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Sage 50
2 4 (18.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (4.55%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) Intranet
3 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (27.27%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) MS Access
General
1 7 (31.82%) Retail
2 6 (27.27%) Back Office
3 4 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Applications Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Mobile Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Navision Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Junior Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Junior
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) .NET
2 9 (40.91%) HTML
3 8 (36.36%) CSS
3 8 (36.36%) Web Services
3 8 (36.36%) XML
4 6 (27.27%) HTML5
4 6 (27.27%) CSS3
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (9.09%) WCF
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
5 2 (9.09%) WinForms
6 1 (4.55%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Streaming Media
2 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) New Media
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Android
1 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) PRINCE2
2 7 (31.82%) PRINCE
3 6 (27.27%) TDD
3 6 (27.27%) Pair Programming
3 6 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 6 (27.27%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 6 (27.27%) Project Management
3 6 (27.27%) OOP
3 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) System Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) ERP
5 3 (13.64%) Time Management
6 2 (9.09%) CRM
7 1 (4.55%) Data Management
7 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.55%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 12 (54.55%) C#
2 12 (54.55%) C++
3 6 (27.27%) Objective-C
3 6 (27.27%) Uniface
3 6 (27.27%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) PHP
3 6 (27.27%) Ruby
4 3 (13.64%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCTS
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.55%) MCITP
2 1 (4.55%) NCIE
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) vSphere
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Sage
3 2 (9.09%) Open Text
4 1 (4.55%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Symantec
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) EMC
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) CommVault
4 1 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp
4 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
4 1 (4.55%) Spiceworks