Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 74 70
Rank change year-on-year +13 -4 +21
Permanent jobs citing C 19 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.31% 1.88% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.10% 3.37% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 6
Lancashire median annual salary £36,400 £23,496 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.92% -9.63% -22.96%
10th Percentile £23,000 £19,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £53,750 £34,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -10.11% +11.25%

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 Lancashire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 463 534 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 56.26% 55.80% 52.71%
Number of salaries quoted 386 488 349
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £24,375 £22,771 £22,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £45,650
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 20 February 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 20 February 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
Preston +11 7 £35,000 +48.96% 3
Chorley - 3 £37,500 -
Lancaster - 2 £30,500 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £16,474 -
C
North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) SDLC
3 7 (36.84%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) HTML
4 6 (31.58%) Degree
5 5 (26.32%) People Management
5 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
6 4 (21.05%) MVC
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) Kanban
6 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (15.79%) Data Governance
7 3 (15.79%) Razor View Engine
7 3 (15.79%) Data Reconciliation
7 3 (15.79%) Coaching
7 3 (15.79%) Software Asset Management

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 3 (15.79%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) MS Access
3 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.26%) DB2
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
3 3 (15.79%) VBA Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Operations Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Entry Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
3 3 (15.79%) Ajax
3 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.79%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
3 3 (15.79%) jQuery
3 3 (15.79%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (15.79%) XHTML
3 3 (15.79%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) Java EE
4 1 (5.26%) WinForms
4 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) SDLC
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
3 5 (26.32%) People Management
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) Kanban
4 4 (21.05%) MVC
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Asset Management
5 3 (15.79%) Coaching
5 3 (15.79%) Data Governance
5 3 (15.79%) Data Reconciliation
5 3 (15.79%) IT Asset Management
5 3 (15.79%) Software Asset Management
5 3 (15.79%) Software License Management
5 3 (15.79%) Strategic Management
5 3 (15.79%) Validation
5 3 (15.79%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C#
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) VB
2 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
2 3 (15.79%) VB6
2 3 (15.79%) VBA
3 2 (10.53%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 11 (57.89%) SC Cleared
3 6 (31.58%) Degree
4 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Snow
3 2 (10.53%) EMC