The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 26 33
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7  
Permanent jobs citing C 20 40 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 8.40% 10.05% 5.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.25% 16.06% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 20 35 16
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +58.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,150 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,500 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  

C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 151 249 189
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 63.45% 62.56% 53.39%
Number of salaries quoted 135 209 172
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +24.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,850 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing C as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C in Cheltenham

C
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for C in Cheltenham

C
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Cheltenham over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for C.

1 29 (78.38%) Security Cleared
2 17 (45.95%) C++
3 16 (43.24%) Java
4 15 (40.54%) Python
4 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
5 14 (37.84%) DV Cleared
6 13 (35.14%) Reverse Engineering
6 13 (35.14%) Software Engineering
6 13 (35.14%) Linux
6 13 (35.14%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (29.73%) Project Management
8 11 (29.73%) C#
8 11 (29.73%) Target Operating Model
9 10 (27.03%) Performance Improvement
9 10 (27.03%) Change Management
9 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (27.03%) Windows
9 10 (27.03%) Business Analysis
10 8 (21.62%) Mac OS X
11 7 (18.92%) Ethical Hacking
12 6 (16.22%) Spring
12 6 (16.22%) JUnit
12 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
13 5 (13.51%) Perl
13 5 (13.51%) SQL
13 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
13 5 (13.51%) FreeBSD
13 5 (13.51%) Legal
13 5 (13.51%) TDD

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 3 (8.11%) Apache
1 3 (8.11%) Confluence
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Pig
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Network Security
1 2 (5.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Big Data
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Hive
2 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) JUnit
2 3 (8.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (8.11%) Bitbucket
2 3 (8.11%) EasyMock
2 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.11%) JIRA
3 2 (5.41%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (13.51%) Legal
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.41%) Electronics
3 2 (5.41%) Games
4 1 (2.70%) Local Government
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Software Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Business Change Consultant
2 10 (27.03%) Business Consultant
2 10 (27.03%) Change Consultant
2 10 (27.03%) Consultant
3 9 (24.32%) Research Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Java Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) Spring
2 4 (10.81%) Java EE
3 3 (8.11%) Apache Camel
3 3 (8.11%) EJB
3 3 (8.11%) JSF
4 2 (5.41%) .NET
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (2.70%) CSS
5 1 (2.70%) HTML
5 1 (2.70%) jQuery
5 1 (2.70%) RESTful
5 1 (2.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Wiki
2 2 (5.41%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (5.41%) Cybercrime
2 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Linux
2 10 (27.03%) Windows
3 8 (21.62%) Mac OS X
4 5 (13.51%) CentOS
4 5 (13.51%) FreeBSD
5 3 (8.11%) Android
5 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
5 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Cybersecurity
1 13 (35.14%) Reverse Engineering
1 13 (35.14%) Software Engineering
2 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (29.73%) Project Management
3 11 (29.73%) Target Operating Model
4 10 (27.03%) Business Analysis
4 10 (27.03%) Change Management
4 10 (27.03%) Performance Improvement
4 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (18.92%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.51%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (13.51%) TDD
6 5 (13.51%) Test Scripting
6 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.81%) ITIL
7 4 (10.81%) OO
7 4 (10.81%) OOD
7 4 (10.81%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) C++
2 16 (43.24%) Java
3 15 (40.54%) Python
4 11 (29.73%) C#
5 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
6 5 (13.51%) Perl
6 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
6 5 (13.51%) SQL
7 3 (8.11%) MATLAB
8 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.41%) Scala
9 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.70%) PHP
9 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (78.38%) Security Cleared
2 15 (40.54%) SC Cleared
3 14 (37.84%) DV Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) Degree
4 3 (8.11%) PhD
5 2 (5.41%) CEH
5 2 (5.41%) CREST Certified
5 2 (5.41%) EC-Council LPT
5 2 (5.41%) ECSA
5 2 (5.41%) EnCE
5 2 (5.41%) GCFA
5 2 (5.41%) GIAC
5 2 (5.41%) GPEN
5 2 (5.41%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.70%) COBIT
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) EnCase
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.41%) VMware
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: Competitive
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