The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 72 92
Rank change year-on-year +4 +20  
Permanent jobs citing C 24 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.25% 2.08% 1.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.77% 4.17% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 28
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 Cheshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 637 648 863
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 59.76% 49.92% 49.09%
Number of salaries quoted 552 559 697
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

C
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for C in Cheshire

C
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Cheshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Cheshire

C
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Wilmslow -4 9 £37,500 -6.25%
Macclesfield - 4 £45,000 - 2
Warrington -6 3 £33,000 -5.71% 1
Chester - 2 £15,000 - 1
Knutsford - 1 £41,500 - 1
C
North West

C
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for C.

1 30 (53.57%) C++
2 25 (44.64%) Linux
3 21 (37.50%) Finance
4 17 (30.36%) Software Engineering
5 14 (25.00%) Windows
5 14 (25.00%) Java
5 14 (25.00%) Degree
6 12 (21.43%) Android
6 12 (21.43%) GPRS
6 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (19.64%) .NET
7 11 (19.64%) JIRA
8 10 (17.86%) C#
8 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
8 10 (17.86%) Firmware
9 9 (16.07%) SQL
9 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
9 9 (16.07%) Mentoring
10 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
10 8 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (14.29%) Python
10 8 (14.29%) Electronics
11 7 (12.50%) Cisco
11 7 (12.50%) VMware
11 7 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
11 7 (12.50%) Banking
11 7 (12.50%) Apache
11 7 (12.50%) HTML
11 7 (12.50%) IIS
11 7 (12.50%) MS Office

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (12.50%) Apache
1 7 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.43%) GPRS
2 7 (12.50%) HTTP
2 7 (12.50%) Intranet
2 7 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 6 (10.71%) Bluetooth
3 6 (10.71%) DVB
3 6 (10.71%) Ethernet
3 6 (10.71%) GSM
3 6 (10.71%) Internet
3 6 (10.71%) NFC
3 6 (10.71%) UMTS
3 6 (10.71%) VoIP
3 6 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (10.71%) WLAN
4 3 (5.36%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.57%) GIS
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.79%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.79%) Big Data
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.79%) HBase
4 1 (1.79%) Impala
4 1 (1.79%) MS Access
4 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.79%) Spark SQL
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) JIRA
2 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.36%) Ant
5 2 (3.57%) Gradle
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.79%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.79%) Subversion
6 1 (1.79%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.79%) Xcode
General
1 21 (37.50%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Electronics
3 7 (12.50%) Banking
4 6 (10.71%) Automotive
4 6 (10.71%) Multimedia
5 5 (8.93%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (7.14%) Financial Institution
6 4 (7.14%) Retail
7 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.79%) Avionics
8 1 (1.79%) Back Office
8 1 (1.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (26.79%) Software Engineer
2 14 (25.00%) Developer
3 8 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Administrator
6 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Design Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Electronics Design Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) .NET
2 7 (12.50%) HTML
2 7 (12.50%) Middleware
2 7 (12.50%) OpenGL
3 6 (10.71%) BREW
3 6 (10.71%) Flash
3 6 (10.71%) J2ME
3 6 (10.71%) OpenAL
3 6 (10.71%) OpenCL
3 6 (10.71%) Qt
3 6 (10.71%) Series 60
3 6 (10.71%) SVG
3 6 (10.71%) UIQ
4 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 4 (7.14%) CSS
4 4 (7.14%) REST
5 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
5 3 (5.36%) HTML5
5 3 (5.36%) Ionic Framework
5 3 (5.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.71%) CAN bus
2 6 (10.71%) Device Driver
2 6 (10.71%) Internet of Things
2 6 (10.71%) iPhone
2 6 (10.71%) Mobile App
2 6 (10.71%) MPEG
2 6 (10.71%) Smartphone
3 4 (7.14%) Fintech
4 3 (5.36%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (5.36%) User Experience
5 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.57%) Contactless
5 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.57%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (44.64%) Linux
2 14 (25.00%) Windows
3 12 (21.43%) Android
4 8 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (10.71%) Nucleus RTOS
5 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
5 6 (10.71%) Windows 8
5 6 (10.71%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (8.93%) Apple iOS
6 5 (8.93%) CentOS
6 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (8.93%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) Software Engineering
2 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.07%) Mentoring
4 7 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (10.71%) Cryptography
5 6 (10.71%) DRM
5 6 (10.71%) Mobile Commerce
5 6 (10.71%) MVC
5 6 (10.71%) QMS
5 6 (10.71%) Scrum
5 6 (10.71%) Speech Recognition
5 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (10.71%) Telematics
6 5 (8.93%) Project Management
6 5 (8.93%) Risk Management
7 4 (7.14%) CAD
7 4 (7.14%) DevOps
7 4 (7.14%) Mathematics
7 4 (7.14%) Schematic Capture
8 3 (5.36%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 30 (53.57%) C++
2 14 (25.00%) Java
3 10 (17.86%) C#
4 9 (16.07%) SQL
5 8 (14.29%) Python
6 7 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.79%) ANSI C
8 1 (1.79%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.79%) Perl
8 1 (1.79%) PHP
8 1 (1.79%) Ruby
8 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.79%) VB
8 1 (1.79%) VC++
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) DO-178B
System Software
1 10 (17.86%) Firmware
2 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.79%) HDFS
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) Cisco
2 7 (12.50%) VMware
3 6 (10.71%) Intel
3 6 (10.71%) Symbian
4 4 (7.14%) Castleton
4 4 (7.14%) Oracle
5 3 (5.36%) EMC
6 1 (1.79%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.79%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.79%) Freescale
6 1 (1.79%) Lotus
6 1 (1.79%) Talend
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago