The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
England / North West
Rank 105 91 130
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +39
Permanent jobs citing C 169 164 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.81% 2.90% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.83% 5.80% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 84 132 127
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,100 £62,500 £55,250
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3498 2827 3511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 58.13% 50.05% 50.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3017 2423 3083
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

C
Salary Trend in the North West

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

C Salary Trend in the North West

C
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

C Salary Histogram in the North West

C
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -2 125 £40,000 -15.78% 23
Cheshire +11 30 £37,500 - 13
Lancashire -4 10 £23,496 -9.63% 2
Merseyside -16 5 £32,000 +28.00% 1
Cumbria +7 3 £67,500 +28.57%
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for C.

1 164 (49.85%) Degree
2 154 (46.81%) C++
3 125 (37.99%) Agile Software Development
4 121 (36.78%) Software Engineering
5 118 (35.87%) Java
6 117 (35.56%) Linux
7 95 (28.88%) Python
7 95 (28.88%) Scrum
8 86 (26.14%) HTML
9 83 (25.23%) DevOps
10 82 (24.92%) Information Security
11 79 (24.01%) C#
11 79 (24.01%) Security Cleared
12 78 (23.71%) Time Management
13 75 (22.80%) MySQL
14 74 (22.49%) Computer Science
15 72 (21.88%) DV Cleared
16 70 (21.28%) SDLC
17 66 (20.06%) VMware
18 65 (19.76%) SQL
19 64 (19.45%) Perl
19 64 (19.45%) VMware Infrastructure
20 62 (18.84%) Validation
21 61 (18.54%) JavaScript
21 61 (18.54%) .NET
22 56 (17.02%) Military
23 55 (16.72%) Hyper-V
24 54 (16.41%) Hadoop
24 54 (16.41%) PHP
24 54 (16.41%) Oracle

C
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 51 (15.50%) Apache Spark
2 44 (13.37%) Apache Pig
3 43 (13.07%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (4.86%) Confluence
5 11 (3.34%) Apache
6 9 (2.74%) IIS
7 3 (0.91%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.61%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.30%) nginx
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 41 (12.46%) MS Excel
2 25 (7.60%) MS Office
3 4 (1.22%) SPSS
4 3 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.04%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.61%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.30%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.22%) Office 365
3 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.61%) GitHub
4 2 (0.61%) PaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.29%) TCP/IP
2 13 (3.95%) GPRS
3 11 (3.34%) Ethernet
3 11 (3.34%) HTTP
4 10 (3.04%) Intranet
4 10 (3.04%) VoIP
5 9 (2.74%) Intrusion Detection
6 8 (2.43%) WLAN
7 7 (2.13%) GSM
8 6 (1.82%) Bluetooth
8 6 (1.82%) DVB
8 6 (1.82%) Internet
8 6 (1.82%) NFC
8 6 (1.82%) UMTS
8 6 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (1.52%) Broadband
9 5 (1.52%) Wireless
10 3 (0.91%) DNS
10 3 (0.91%) Network Security
10 3 (0.91%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (22.80%) MySQL
2 54 (16.41%) Big Data
2 54 (16.41%) Hadoop
3 51 (15.50%) MongoDB
4 44 (13.37%) Apache Hive
4 44 (13.37%) RDBMS
4 44 (13.37%) Relational Database
5 18 (5.47%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.22%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.91%) DB2
7 3 (0.91%) GIS
7 3 (0.91%) MS Access
7 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.61%) Impala
8 2 (0.61%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (0.61%) QlikView
8 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.61%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 44 (13.37%) JIRA
2 33 (10.03%) Visual Studio
3 32 (9.73%) Git (software)
4 21 (6.38%) Cucumber
4 21 (6.38%) Selenium
5 17 (5.17%) Jenkins
6 10 (3.04%) Subversion
7 6 (1.82%) NUnit
8 5 (1.52%) GitLab
9 4 (1.22%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (0.91%) Ant
10 3 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.61%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.61%) EasyMock
11 2 (0.61%) JUnit
11 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Blend
11 2 (0.61%) MSI
11 2 (0.61%) MSTest
11 2 (0.61%) WebDriver
General
1 56 (17.02%) Military
2 46 (13.98%) Electronics
2 46 (13.98%) Finance
3 23 (6.99%) Manufacturing
4 18 (5.47%) Banking
4 18 (5.47%) Telecoms
5 14 (4.26%) Marketing
5 14 (4.26%) Retail
6 10 (3.04%) Games
7 9 (2.74%) Legal
8 6 (1.82%) Automotive
8 6 (1.82%) Corporate Banking
8 6 (1.82%) Multimedia
9 5 (1.52%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.22%) Aerospace
10 4 (1.22%) Avionics
11 3 (0.91%) Advertising
12 2 (0.61%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 81 (24.62%) Developer
2 73 (22.19%) Software Engineer
3 46 (13.98%) Embedded Engineer
4 33 (10.03%) Software Developer
5 28 (8.51%) Java Developer
6 27 (8.21%) Test Engineer
7 24 (7.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 23 (6.99%) Analyst
9 17 (5.17%) Consultant
9 17 (5.17%) Java Software Developer
10 16 (4.86%) Architect
10 16 (4.86%) Linux Engineer
11 15 (4.56%) Graduate
12 14 (4.26%) Junior
13 13 (3.95%) Embedded Developer
14 12 (3.65%) C Developer
14 12 (3.65%) Data Centre Technician
14 12 (3.65%) Data Technician
14 12 (3.65%) Software Architect
15 11 (3.34%) Information Assurance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (26.14%) HTML
2 61 (18.54%) .NET
3 53 (16.11%) jQuery
4 49 (14.89%) CSS
4 49 (14.89%) Middleware
5 47 (14.29%) Spring
6 44 (13.37%) Java EE
7 43 (13.07%) Apache Camel
7 43 (13.07%) Hibernate
8 41 (12.46%) HTML5
9 40 (12.16%) AngularJS
10 39 (11.85%) Node.js
11 38 (11.55%) CSS3
12 17 (5.17%) LAMP
13 16 (4.86%) SOAP
14 14 (4.26%) ASP.NET
15 13 (3.95%) WPF
16 12 (3.65%) WCF
16 12 (3.65%) Web Services
16 12 (3.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 74 (22.49%) Computer Science
2 29 (8.81%) PKI
3 25 (7.60%) Algorithms
4 19 (5.78%) Device Driver
5 17 (5.17%) Management Information System
6 15 (4.56%) Data Centre
7 12 (3.65%) User Experience
8 10 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (2.74%) Data Structures
10 8 (2.43%) Internet of Things
11 7 (2.13%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.82%) CAN bus
12 6 (1.82%) Cyber Defence
12 6 (1.82%) iPad
12 6 (1.82%) iPhone
12 6 (1.82%) MPEG
12 6 (1.82%) Smartphone
13 4 (1.22%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 3 (0.91%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 117 (35.56%) Linux
2 39 (11.85%) Embedded Linux
3 34 (10.33%) Windows
4 20 (6.08%) Android
5 11 (3.34%) Apple iOS
6 10 (3.04%) Windows 7
7 9 (2.74%) CentOS
7 9 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.43%) Unix
9 7 (2.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.82%) Nucleus RTOS
10 6 (1.82%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.91%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 3 (0.91%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.61%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (37.99%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (36.78%) Software Engineering
3 95 (28.88%) Scrum
4 83 (25.23%) DevOps
5 82 (24.92%) Information Security
6 78 (23.71%) Time Management
7 70 (21.28%) SDLC
8 62 (18.84%) Validation
9 48 (14.59%) Analytics
10 44 (13.37%) Data Analytics
11 42 (12.77%) Visualisation
12 39 (11.85%) Mathematics
13 31 (9.42%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (9.12%) Continuous Improvement
15 24 (7.29%) Software Testing
16 21 (6.38%) ITIL
16 21 (6.38%) Mentoring
16 21 (6.38%) MVC
17 20 (6.08%) OO
18 19 (5.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 154 (46.81%) C++
2 118 (35.87%) Java
3 95 (28.88%) Python
4 79 (24.01%) C#
5 65 (19.76%) SQL
6 64 (19.45%) Perl
7 61 (18.54%) JavaScript
8 54 (16.41%) PHP
9 51 (15.50%) Embedded C
10 43 (13.07%) Ruby
11 29 (8.81%) Embedded C++
12 22 (6.69%) VB
13 13 (3.95%) Bash Shell
14 11 (3.34%) MATLAB
15 10 (3.04%) PowerShell
15 10 (3.04%) VB6
16 6 (1.82%) Go
16 6 (1.82%) Scala
17 4 (1.22%) R
18 3 (0.91%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 164 (49.85%) Degree
2 79 (24.01%) Security Cleared
3 72 (21.88%) DV Cleared
4 17 (5.17%) HNC
5 16 (4.86%) HND
6 11 (3.34%) PhD
6 11 (3.34%) SC Cleared
7 10 (3.04%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (2.74%) CCNP
8 9 (2.74%) CISM
8 9 (2.74%) CISSP
9 7 (2.13%) Postgraduate
10 5 (1.52%) DBS Check
11 4 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.61%) CESG Certified Professional
12 2 (0.61%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.30%) CCNA
13 1 (0.30%) CIPD
13 1 (0.30%) ISEB
13 1 (0.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.26%) QA
2 12 (3.65%) SLA
3 9 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.91%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.61%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.61%) RMADS
System Software
1 64 (19.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (16.72%) Hyper-V
3 44 (13.37%) Firmware
4 10 (3.04%) VMware Workstation
5 6 (1.82%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.30%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.30%) HDFS
7 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (1.52%) Ansible
1 5 (1.52%) Puppet
2 1 (0.30%) Kibana
2 1 (0.30%) Nagios
2 1 (0.30%) Oozie
2 1 (0.30%) SCCM
2 1 (0.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 66 (20.06%) VMware
2 54 (16.41%) Oracle
3 53 (16.11%) Microsoft
4 21 (6.38%) Cisco
5 10 (3.04%) Computacenter
6 9 (2.74%) SAP
7 8 (2.43%) EMC
8 6 (1.82%) Intel
8 6 (1.82%) Symbian
9 5 (1.52%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.52%) Google
9 5 (1.52%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.91%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.91%) Xilinx
11 2 (0.61%) Citrix
11 2 (0.61%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.61%) Hortonworks
11 2 (0.61%) Meraki
11 2 (0.61%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.61%) TOWER Software
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