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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 18 37
Rank change year-on-year -13 +19  
Permanent jobs citing C 17 57 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 7.56% 11.35% 5.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.69% 22.53% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 17 41 19
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £75,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 159 253 220
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 70.67% 50.40% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 122 190 185
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +23.37%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 23 (79.31%) Security Cleared
2 18 (62.07%) C++
3 15 (51.72%) Linux
3 15 (51.72%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (48.28%) C#
4 14 (48.28%) Reverse Engineering
5 13 (44.83%) Software Engineering
5 13 (44.83%) Java
6 11 (37.93%) Python
7 10 (34.48%) Windows
8 8 (27.59%) Ethical Hacking
9 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
9 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
9 7 (24.14%) Android
9 7 (24.14%) Mac OS X
9 7 (24.14%) Project Management
9 7 (24.14%) Big Data
9 7 (24.14%) Apple iOS
10 6 (20.69%) Performance Improvement
10 6 (20.69%) Cybercrime
10 6 (20.69%) Target Operating Model
10 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
10 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
10 6 (20.69%) Change Management
10 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (20.69%) GIAC
10 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
10 6 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (17.24%) Java EE

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 4 (13.79%) Apache Pig
2 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.79%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) Network Security
3 2 (6.90%) Wireless
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) RS-232
4 1 (3.45%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Big Data
2 4 (13.79%) Apache Hive
2 4 (13.79%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (13.79%) Legal
1 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Electronics
2 2 (6.90%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Software Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Research Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Business Change Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Business Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Change Consultant
3 6 (20.69%) Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Windows Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Java EE
2 4 (13.79%) STL
3 2 (6.90%) CSS
3 2 (6.90%) HTML
3 2 (6.90%) jQuery
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (3.45%) CSS3
4 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.45%) HTML5
4 1 (3.45%) REST
4 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Cybercrime
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 7 (24.14%) Android
3 7 (24.14%) Apple iOS
3 7 (24.14%) Mac OS X
4 4 (13.79%) FreeBSD
5 2 (6.90%) CentOS
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (48.28%) Reverse Engineering
3 13 (44.83%) Software Engineering
4 8 (27.59%) Ethical Hacking
5 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (24.14%) Project Management
6 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
6 6 (20.69%) Change Management
6 6 (20.69%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (20.69%) Performance Improvement
6 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (20.69%) Target Operating Model
7 5 (17.24%) SDLC
8 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (13.79%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (13.79%) Mobile Development
8 4 (13.79%) Multithreading
8 4 (13.79%) TDD
8 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
8 4 (13.79%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) C++
2 14 (48.28%) C#
3 13 (44.83%) Java
4 11 (37.93%) Python
5 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
6 5 (17.24%) Objective-C
7 4 (13.79%) Perl
7 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
8 3 (10.34%) MATLAB
9 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
9 2 (6.90%) Embedded C
9 2 (6.90%) Embedded C++
10 1 (3.45%) PHP
10 1 (3.45%) SQL
10 1 (3.45%) VB
10 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (79.31%) Security Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 6 (20.69%) GIAC
4 4 (13.79%) CCNA
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (13.79%) CISSP
4 4 (13.79%) Degree
4 4 (13.79%) Linux+ Certification
4 4 (13.79%) MCSE
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (13.79%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (13.79%) SANS
4 4 (13.79%) SSCP
5 2 (6.90%) CEH
5 2 (6.90%) CREST Certified
5 2 (6.90%) EC-Council LPT
5 2 (6.90%) ECSA
5 2 (6.90%) GCFA
5 2 (6.90%) GPEN
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) DO-178B
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) EnCase
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
1 2 (6.90%) VMware
2 1 (3.45%) Freescale
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