Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 42 63
Rank change year-on-year +7 +21 -13
Permanent jobs citing C 17 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 4.86% 2.13% 1.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 3.05% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 6
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +0.61% -8.33%
10th Percentile £41,450 £39,750 £30,125
90th Percentile £52,500 £65,300 £68,125
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% +18.75%

C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 238 197 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 68.00% 69.86% 64.05%
Number of salaries quoted 217 179 231
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -9.41% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £60,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% +4.00%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for C in Chester

C
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for C in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Chester region with a requirement for C.

1 12 (70.59%) C++
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
4 8 (47.06%) .NET
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
4 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 8 (47.06%) CSS
4 8 (47.06%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (41.18%) Ajax
5 7 (41.18%) WCF
5 7 (41.18%) jQuery
5 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
5 7 (41.18%) SOAP
5 7 (41.18%) Web Services
5 7 (41.18%) Java
5 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
5 7 (41.18%) MVC
6 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
7 5 (29.41%) Android
7 5 (29.41%) Android Development
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 5 (29.41%) Windows
8 2 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
9 1 (5.88%) Symfony

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (5.88%) Billing
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Embedded Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.88%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Project Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
1 8 (47.06%) CSS
1 8 (47.06%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) Ajax
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 7 (41.18%) jQuery
2 7 (41.18%) SOAP
2 7 (41.18%) WCF
2 7 (41.18%) Web Services
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) Laravel
3 1 (5.88%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (5.88%) React
3 1 (5.88%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Android
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) MVC
3 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 5 (29.41%) Android Development
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Kanban
5 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 8 (47.06%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 7 (41.18%) Java
4 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft