Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 74 78
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4 +7
Permanent jobs citing C 12 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.34% 1.32% 0.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.28% 2.44% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 3
Lancashire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £21,750 £31,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £58,750 £42,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 527 491 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 58.75% 53.90% 53.26%
Number of salaries quoted 444 439 427
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £25,325 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 - 5 £37,500 -
Lancaster -15 2 £30,500 +29.79%
Preston -9 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Lytham St Annes - 1 £16,474 -
C
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for C.

1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) SDLC
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) VB
3 5 (41.67%) VB.NET
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (41.67%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) XHTML
3 5 (41.67%) VB6
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) Web Development
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (33.33%) People Management
4 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) IT Asset Management
5 3 (25.00%) Snow
5 3 (25.00%) Data Governance
5 3 (25.00%) Data Reconciliation
5 3 (25.00%) Coaching
5 3 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
5 3 (25.00%) Software License Management
5 3 (25.00%) Software Licensing

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:

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Data Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Data Entry Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (8.33%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
1 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) XHTML
1 5 (41.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) SDLC
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
1 5 (41.67%) Web Development
2 4 (33.33%) People Management
3 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (25.00%) Coaching
3 3 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 3 (25.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 3 (25.00%) IT Asset Management
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
3 3 (25.00%) Software License Management
3 3 (25.00%) Software Licensing
3 3 (25.00%) Strategic Management
3 3 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (8.33%) Process Management
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
1 5 (41.67%) VB
1 5 (41.67%) VB.NET
1 5 (41.67%) VB6
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Snow
3 2 (16.67%) EMC