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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 59 35 64
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +29
Permanent jobs citing C 7 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.10% 5.04% 1.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.97% 8.16% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 11
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
355 380 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 55.82% 61.79% 62.87%
Number of salaries quoted 313 350 398
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
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 29 July 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 -17 7 £32,500 -18.75%
C
North West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) Games
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (25.00%) UNIX
5 3 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (16.67%) Twitter
6 2 (16.67%) Big Data
6 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
7 1 (8.33%) EMC
7 1 (8.33%) Citrix
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification

C
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
General
1 5 (41.67%) Games
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Programmer
2 5 (41.67%) C# Analyst Programmer
2 5 (41.67%) C# Programmer
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Trainer
3 2 (16.67%) Trainee
4 1 (8.33%) Software Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (8.33%) Zend Framework
2 1 (8.33%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Analytics
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (8.33%) MOF
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (8.33%) MCTS
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) NCIE
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Twitter
4 1 (8.33%) WSO2
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) CommVault
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
4 1 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Zend
4 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
Wirral, Merseyside
Steria
Salary: From £49,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Steria
Salary: From £47,000 to £49,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago