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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 81 99
Rank change year-on-year -22 +18  
Permanent jobs citing C 13 7 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.89% 0.73% 1.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.63% 1.47% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 27
Median salary £45,000 £50,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.89% +6.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £44,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £65,050 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.70% +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 799 477 880
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 54.54% 50.05% 51.28%
Number of salaries quoted 659 426 725
Median salary £40,000 £35,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.47% -11.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 26 June 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 26 June 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
Macclesfield - 4 £45,000 -
Knutsford -35 3 - - 3
Warrington -13 2 £42,500 -15.84%
Chester - 2 £37,500 - 1
Crewe - 1 £34,000 - 1
C
North West

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for C.

1 19 (50.00%) C++
2 14 (36.84%) .NET
3 13 (34.21%) Linux
4 12 (31.58%) C#
4 12 (31.58%) Finance
5 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
5 11 (28.95%) Java
5 11 (28.95%) Windows
6 10 (26.32%) MVC
7 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
7 9 (23.68%) Degree
8 8 (21.05%) Android
8 8 (21.05%) Fintech
8 8 (21.05%) Castleton
8 8 (21.05%) CSS
8 8 (21.05%) HTML
8 8 (21.05%) SQL
8 8 (21.05%) GPRS
9 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
9 7 (18.42%) Embedded Linux
10 6 (15.79%) Smartphone
10 6 (15.79%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (15.79%) Nucleus RTOS
10 6 (15.79%) NFC
10 6 (15.79%) Qt
10 6 (15.79%) iPhone
10 6 (15.79%) OpenAL
10 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
10 6 (15.79%) OpenCL

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 2 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) GPRS
2 6 (15.79%) Bluetooth
2 6 (15.79%) DVB
2 6 (15.79%) GSM
2 6 (15.79%) NFC
2 6 (15.79%) UMTS
2 6 (15.79%) VoIP
2 6 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (15.79%) WLAN
3 2 (5.26%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.26%) Internet
3 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.63%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.63%) HBase
3 1 (2.63%) Impala
3 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.26%) JIRA
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.63%) Android Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) Ranorex
2 1 (2.63%) Selenium
2 1 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.63%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Xcode
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Automotive
2 6 (15.79%) Multimedia
3 4 (10.53%) Banking
4 3 (7.89%) Electronics
5 2 (5.26%) Retail
6 1 (2.63%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Software Engineer
3 10 (26.32%) Software Developer
4 8 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 8 (21.05%) .NET Software Developer
4 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 8 (21.05%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Dynamics NAV Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Electronics Design Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) .NET
2 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
3 8 (21.05%) CSS
3 8 (21.05%) HTML
4 6 (15.79%) BREW
4 6 (15.79%) Flash
4 6 (15.79%) J2ME
4 6 (15.79%) Middleware
4 6 (15.79%) OpenAL
4 6 (15.79%) OpenCL
4 6 (15.79%) OpenGL
4 6 (15.79%) Qt
4 6 (15.79%) Series 60
4 6 (15.79%) SVG
4 6 (15.79%) UIQ
5 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.26%) REST
5 2 (5.26%) WPF
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Fintech
2 6 (15.79%) Device Driver
2 6 (15.79%) iPhone
2 6 (15.79%) MPEG
2 6 (15.79%) Smartphone
3 4 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (5.26%) CAN bus
4 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.26%) Internet of Things
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) Online Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Contactless
5 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) PMI
5 1 (2.63%) Social Media
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Linux
2 11 (28.95%) Windows
3 8 (21.05%) Android
4 7 (18.42%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (15.79%) Nucleus RTOS
5 6 (15.79%) Windows 7
5 6 (15.79%) Windows 8
5 6 (15.79%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.63%) AIX
6 1 (2.63%) Unix
6 1 (2.63%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
2 10 (26.32%) MVC
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
5 6 (15.79%) DRM
5 6 (15.79%) Mobile Commerce
5 6 (15.79%) Speech Recognition
6 5 (13.16%) Project Management
7 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.89%) Workflow
8 2 (5.26%) CAD
8 2 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (5.26%) DevOps
8 2 (5.26%) Information Security
8 2 (5.26%) OO
8 2 (5.26%) OOD
8 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.26%) Schematic Capture
8 2 (5.26%) Scrum
8 2 (5.26%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) C++
2 12 (31.58%) C#
3 11 (28.95%) Java
4 8 (21.05%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
5 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (2.63%) ES6
6 1 (2.63%) Groovy
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby
6 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.63%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) CISM
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.63%) CISSP
3 1 (2.63%) IISP
3 1 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Firmware
2 1 (2.63%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (2.63%) CA Wily
1 1 (2.63%) Ganglia
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Castleton
2 6 (15.79%) Intel
2 6 (15.79%) Symbian
3 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.63%) ArcSight
5 1 (2.63%) CA
5 1 (2.63%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (2.63%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.63%) Freescale
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) SAP
5 1 (2.63%) Talend
5 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.63%) Xamarin
Cheshire
BOSCH Automotive Service Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 48 minutes ago
Chester, Cheshire
ISL Recruitment
Salary: HOME WORKING + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford
Pearson Frank
Posted: 7 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Return on Investment Ltd
Salary: £40,000 - £52,000 DOE plus benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago