Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 62 77
Rank change year-on-year -17 +15 +19
Permanent jobs citing C 11 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.06% 2.85% 1.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.85% 5.82% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 14
Merseyside median annual salary £32,500 £41,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.73% +4.46% -1.88%
10th Percentile £28,250 £36,250 £26,975
90th Percentile £36,750 £58,750 £50,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +10.34%

C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 593 481 496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 57.29% 48.93% 50.15%
Number of salaries quoted 459 380 402
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £37,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.66% +0.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £25,700 £27,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £55,559 £55,125 £52,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Merseyside

C
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for C in Merseyside

C
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Liverpool -14 9 £32,500 -19.75% 1
Southport - 1 £27,500 -
C
North West

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for C.

1 6 (54.55%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 4 (36.36%) Life Science
3 4 (36.36%) Image Processing
3 4 (36.36%) OOP
3 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
3 4 (36.36%) Validation
3 4 (36.36%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) HTTP
6 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
6 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
6 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (9.09%) Firmware
6 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Firewall

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
2 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Fiddler
1 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Performance Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) Classic ASP
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Life Science
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Embedded Compact
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) OO
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Image Processing
2 4 (36.36%) OOP
2 4 (36.36%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) DSDM
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) IT Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) AppDynamics
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) TOWER Software
Liverpool, Merseyside
Colston Consulting
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago