Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 86 72
Rank change year-on-year +29 -14 +19
Permanent jobs citing C 24 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.82% 0.11% 1.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.66% 0.18% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 25 1 13
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £21,750
90th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £45,300
North West median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +12.50%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 424 552 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 49.88% 62.09% 56.11%
Number of salaries quoted 385 486 397
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £55,750 £47,500 £45,000
North West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Lancashire

C
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for C in Lancashire

C
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Lancashire over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for C in Lancashire

C
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley +3 10 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Lancaster - 3 £30,000 -
Preston - 3 £35,000 - 3
C
North West

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for C.

1 18 (75.00%) SDLC
2 17 (70.83%) .NET
3 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
5 12 (50.00%) Degree
5 12 (50.00%) C#
5 12 (50.00%) HTML
6 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
7 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (41.67%) VB6
7 10 (41.67%) SC Cleared
7 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
7 10 (41.67%) Web Development
7 10 (41.67%) VB
7 10 (41.67%) VB.NET
7 10 (41.67%) XHTML
7 10 (41.67%) XML
8 9 (37.50%) SQL
8 9 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Project
10 7 (29.17%) VBA
10 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Excel
10 7 (29.17%) MS Access
10 7 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (29.17%) MS Visio
10 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
10 7 (29.17%) Scrum
10 7 (29.17%) Kanban
11 6 (25.00%) ETL

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (29.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (29.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) .NET Developer
3 10 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (41.67%) C# Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Developer
4 7 (29.17%) VBA Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Access Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Access VBA Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Excel Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Excel VBA Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) HTML
3 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
4 10 (41.67%) XHTML
4 10 (41.67%) XML
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.17%) Ajax
5 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.17%) HTML5
5 1 (4.17%) Java EE
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) Qt
5 1 (4.17%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) SDLC
2 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
3 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) Web Development
4 9 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (29.17%) Kanban
5 7 (29.17%) Scrum
5 7 (29.17%) Service Delivery
6 6 (25.00%) ETL
7 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Change Control
7 2 (8.33%) Change Management
7 2 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
7 2 (8.33%) Image Processing
7 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
7 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.33%) Requirements Management
7 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Identification
8 1 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (4.17%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) VB
2 10 (41.67%) VB.NET
2 10 (41.67%) VB6
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) VBA
5 3 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) ANSI C
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.17%) Java
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Degree
2 10 (41.67%) SC Cleared
2 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle