The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 68 39 75
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +36
Permanent jobs citing C 6 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.90% 4.10% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 6.73% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 2
Average salary £45,000 £26,500 £26,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.81% -0.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,450 £21,325
10% offered a salary of more than £110,000 £41,500 £31,925
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
417 297 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 62.33% 60.86% 58.35%
Number of salaries quoted 382 259 335
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -11.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C
North West

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -24 6 £45,000 +69.81% 4
St Helens - 1 - -
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (84.21%) UNIX
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Shell Script
4 9 (47.37%) Perl
5 8 (42.11%) Java
5 8 (42.11%) SOA
6 7 (36.84%) Informix
6 7 (36.84%) PHP
6 7 (36.84%) MySQL
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle
6 7 (36.84%) Uniface
6 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
6 7 (36.84%) Subversion
6 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
7 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
8 4 (21.05%) CSS
8 4 (21.05%) JDBC
8 4 (21.05%) JSP
8 4 (21.05%) Servlets
8 4 (21.05%) SOAP
8 4 (21.05%) Web Services
8 4 (21.05%) XML
8 4 (21.05%) XSLT
8 4 (21.05%) Apache
8 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
8 4 (21.05%) Ajax
8 4 (21.05%) MVC
8 4 (21.05%) LAMP
8 4 (21.05%) Scrum
8 4 (21.05%) HTML

C
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (21.05%) Apache
1 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
1 4 (21.05%) Jetty
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.26%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) MySQL
1 7 (36.84%) Informix
2 3 (15.79%) Big Data
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Subversion
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Java Developer
2 7 (36.84%) C Developer
3 4 (21.05%) SOA Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Trainer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) CSS
1 4 (21.05%) JDBC
1 4 (21.05%) JSP
1 4 (21.05%) Servlets
1 4 (21.05%) SOAP
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
1 4 (21.05%) XML
1 4 (21.05%) XSLT
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
1 4 (21.05%) LAMP
1 4 (21.05%) Ajax
1 4 (21.05%) JSTL
1 4 (21.05%) Dojo
1 4 (21.05%) jQuery
1 4 (21.05%) REST
2 3 (15.79%) Zend Framework
2 3 (15.79%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (15.79%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) SOA
2 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
2 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
3 4 (21.05%) Scrum
3 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Data Mapping
4 3 (15.79%) Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Kanban
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) MOF
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) Shell Script
3 9 (47.37%) Perl
4 8 (42.11%) Java
5 7 (36.84%) PHP
5 7 (36.84%) Uniface
6 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.79%) C++
7 3 (15.79%) Python
8 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (5.26%) MCTS
1 1 (5.26%) MCITP
1 1 (5.26%) NCIE
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
1 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Zend
2 3 (15.79%) WSO2
3 2 (10.53%) Twitter
4 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) EMC
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) CommVault
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec
4 1 (5.26%) VMware
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + niche, benefits, great pension
Posted: 17 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits, certifications
Posted: 22 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + career, benefits, bonuses,
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £24000 - £36000 per annum + certifications, pension, bonuses
Posted: 23 days ago
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago