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 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 53 36 66
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +30
Permanent jobs citing C 9 31 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.45% 5.00% 1.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.61% 8.42% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 8
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -40.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £30,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £50,000 £68,250
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 Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
345 368 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.74% 59.35% 64.35%
Number of salaries quoted 295 342 382
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 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 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
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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 -16 4 £32,500 -23.52% 4
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (27.78%) Games
4 4 (22.22%) MS Office
4 4 (22.22%) C++
5 3 (16.67%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (16.67%) Finance
5 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 3 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (16.67%) Analytics
5 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (11.11%) Twitter
6 2 (11.11%) QA
6 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (11.11%) SOA
6 2 (11.11%) UNIX
6 2 (11.11%) Perl
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 1 (5.56%) VBA
7 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (5.56%) Business Objects

C
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
General
1 5 (27.78%) Games
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) Programmer
2 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst Programmer
2 5 (27.78%) C# Analyst Programmer
2 5 (27.78%) C# Programmer
3 3 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Lead Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Trainee
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Trainer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
1 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.56%) MOF
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) C++
4 3 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) Perl
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (5.56%) VBA
6 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (5.56%) MCTS
1 1 (5.56%) MCITP
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Twitter
4 1 (5.56%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.56%) EMC
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) CommVault
4 1 (5.56%) NetApp
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec
4 1 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
Liverpool, Merseyside
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £23000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Steria
Salary: From £49,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago