The first table below looks at the demand for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 18 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 Preston region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 29 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing C 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 0.75% - 0.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.18% - 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £47,500 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Programming Languages Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
85 67 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 63.43% 65.05% 54.79%
Number of salaries quoted 80 67 80
Average salary £39,500 £32,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.43% +1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
C
Lancashire

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

C
Salary Trend in Preston

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

C Salary Trend in Preston

C
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management

C
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft