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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - 27
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing C 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.74% - 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.02% - 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £15,000 - £35,000
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 Chester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 98 129 89
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 72.59% 81.13% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 90 115 67
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,150 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 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

C
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Chester region with a requirement for C.

1 6 (60.00%) C++
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) GPRS
1 6 (60.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (60.00%) Firmware
1 6 (60.00%) Internet
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (60.00%) QMS
1 6 (60.00%) Telematics
1 6 (60.00%) CAN bus
1 6 (60.00%) Internet of Things
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Electronics
3 3 (30.00%) EMC
4 1 (10.00%) Social Media
4 1 (10.00%) REST

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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (60.00%) GPRS
1 6 (60.00%) Internet
1 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) CAN bus
1 6 (60.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) QMS
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (60.00%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) EMC