The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 50 38 64
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +26
Permanent jobs citing C 13 34 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.16% 5.23% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.89% 9.07% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 8
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £30,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
334 375 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.39% 57.69% 64.48%
Number of salaries quoted 289 346 370
Average salary £39,750 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

C
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

C Salary Trend in Merseyside

C
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Merseyside

C
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Liverpool -12 3 £45,000 -10.00% 1
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (45.45%) Project Management
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
4 6 (27.27%) C#
4 6 (27.27%) .NET
4 6 (27.27%) MS Office
4 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 5 (22.73%) Oracle
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
5 5 (22.73%) Games
5 5 (22.73%) Portfolio Management
5 5 (22.73%) QA
6 4 (18.18%) C++
7 3 (13.64%) Perl
7 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
7 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
8 2 (9.09%) Finance
8 2 (9.09%) Twitter
8 2 (9.09%) Analytics
8 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (9.09%) Linux
8 2 (9.09%) Python
8 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 2 (9.09%) SOA
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.09%) SQL
8 2 (9.09%) UNIX
9 1 (4.55%) Windows

C
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 5 (22.73%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) C# Analyst Programmer
3 5 (22.73%) Programme Manager
3 5 (22.73%) Analyst Programmer
3 5 (22.73%) Programmer
3 5 (22.73%) Lead Project Manager
3 5 (22.73%) C# Programmer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Trainer
5 2 (9.09%) Trainee
6 1 (4.55%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
1 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) STL
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) XML Messaging
2 1 (4.55%) Qt
2 1 (4.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Project Management
1 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
3 5 (22.73%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (9.09%) Analytics
4 2 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) UML
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 6 (27.27%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) C++
4 3 (13.64%) Perl
5 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) VBA
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Twitter
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Avaya
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Blue chip bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Merseyside
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Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Blue chip bens
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