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

C
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 74 70
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4 +15
Permanent jobs citing C 24 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.80% 1.39% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 2.33% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 26 16 10
Lancashire median annual salary £32,500 £21,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.16% -32.28% -15.03%
10th Percentile £25,250 £19,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £38,750 £42,250 £46,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £38,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +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 456 515 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 53.21% 59.74% 57.64%
Number of salaries quoted 405 476 379
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £24,700
90th Percentile £55,750 £50,000 £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 20 May 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 May 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 +13 8 £32,500 +38.32% 3
Chorley - 4 £37,500 - 1
Lancaster - 3 £30,500 - 2
C
North West

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 14 (58.33%) SQL
1 14 (58.33%) .NET
1 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
1 14 (58.33%) SDLC
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
3 11 (45.83%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (41.67%) Kanban
4 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (41.67%) Scrum
5 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
5 9 (37.50%) MS Access
5 9 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 9 (37.50%) MS Visio
5 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (37.50%) VBA
5 9 (37.50%) C#
6 7 (29.17%) HTML
6 7 (29.17%) Degree
7 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (25.00%) ETL
8 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
9 4 (16.67%) XML
9 4 (16.67%) VB
9 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
9 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
9 4 (16.67%) VB6
9 4 (16.67%) XHTML

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 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (37.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (37.50%) MS Access
4 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
4 1 (4.17%) DB2
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
1 1 (4.17%) Electronics
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) VBA Developer
3 7 (29.17%) .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Access Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Access VBA Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Excel Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Excel VBA Developer
5 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (4.17%) Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) DBA
7 1 (4.17%) Operations Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) .NET
2 7 (29.17%) HTML
3 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
4 4 (16.67%) XHTML
4 4 (16.67%) XML
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (12.50%) Ajax
5 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (12.50%) CSS
5 3 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 3 (12.50%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (4.17%) Java EE
6 1 (4.17%) Web Services
6 1 (4.17%) WinForms
6 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) SDLC
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (41.67%) Kanban
4 10 (41.67%) Scrum
5 9 (37.50%) Service Delivery
6 6 (25.00%) ETL
6 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (16.67%) MVC
7 4 (16.67%) Web Development
8 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Change Control
8 2 (8.33%) Change Management
8 2 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
8 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 2 (8.33%) Requirements Management
9 1 (4.17%) ITIL
9 1 (4.17%) OO
9 1 (4.17%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (4.17%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) VBA
3 4 (16.67%) VB
3 4 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (16.67%) VB6
4 3 (12.50%) C++
4 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) ANSI C
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 14 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) EMC