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 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 64 45 40
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Permanent jobs citing C 2 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.40% 3.39% 3.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 5.65% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 15
Average salary £22,500 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% +18.05%
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 Lancashire region.

Programming Languages Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
312 283 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 62.28% 59.96% 66.44%
Number of salaries quoted 302 251 269
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £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 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
Preston - 1 £22,500 -
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) Retail
4 5 (55.56%) C++
4 5 (55.56%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
4 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
4 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (55.56%) Sage
4 5 (55.56%) Uniface
4 5 (55.56%) PRINCE
4 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 5 (55.56%) Back Office
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (55.56%) Sage 50
4 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
6 3 (33.33%) CSS
7 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 2 (22.22%) Marketing
7 2 (22.22%) Web Development
7 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Sage 50
2 1 (11.11%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) MS Access
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 5 (55.56%) Back Office
3 2 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
1 6 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 6 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) EDI
5 1 (11.11%) WinForms
5 1 (11.11%) JSON
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) Symfony
5 1 (11.11%) CakePHP
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) CSS3
5 1 (11.11%) Laravel
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) PRINCE
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 2 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) C#
4 5 (55.56%) C++
4 5 (55.56%) Uniface
5 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 1 (11.11%) VBA
6 1 (11.11%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Sage
2 1 (11.11%) Open Text
2 1 (11.11%) Zend
2 1 (11.11%) Spiceworks
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
Nelson
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Lancashire
BAE Systems
Salary: £28,021+ per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago