Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 31 54
Rank change year-on-year -18 +23 -14
Permanent jobs citing C 12 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.87% 4.55% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.03% 6.94% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 4
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -17.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £40,875 £39,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £65,300 £70,375
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -

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 298 173 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 71.29% 65.53% 69.19%
Number of salaries quoted 265 145 233
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,550 £51,400 £60,600
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -1.32% -1.30%

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 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for C.

1 7 (58.33%) C++
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Ajax
4 4 (33.33%) WCF
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) SOAP
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Android
5 3 (25.00%) Android Development
6 2 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (8.33%) PMO
7 1 (8.33%) Ansible

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 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (8.33%) Billing
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Project Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) Ajax
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 4 (33.33%) jQuery
2 4 (33.33%) SOAP
2 4 (33.33%) WCF
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) Laravel
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
3 1 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (8.33%) React
3 1 (8.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Android
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Android Development
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C++
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft