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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 41 54
Rank change year-on-year -16 +13  
Permanent jobs citing C 5 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.94% 3.04% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.71% 6.40% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 5
Median salary £32,000 £52,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.04% +75.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £33,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £73,500 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 293 203 263
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 55.18% 47.43% 52.18%
Number of salaries quoted 230 162 213
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.43% +2.50%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside citing C as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -6 4 £34,750 -35.34%
Southport - 1 £27,500 -
C
North West

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Classic ASP
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (16.67%) DMVPN
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Insight
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (16.67%) Meraki
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
4 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) Firewall
4 2 (16.67%) Wireless
4 2 (16.67%) IPsec
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco

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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (16.67%) DHCP
1 2 (16.67%) DMVPN
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
1 2 (16.67%) IPsec
1 2 (16.67%) ISDN
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
1 2 (16.67%) PSTN
1 2 (16.67%) VoIP
1 2 (16.67%) WAN
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
1 2 (16.67%) WLAN
2 1 (8.33%) 3G
2 1 (8.33%) DMZ
2 1 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MS Access
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Games
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) CakePHP Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (8.33%) IT Programme Manager
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (8.33%) MySQL Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
2 1 (8.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Release Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Electronics Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) Ajax
2 2 (16.67%) Classic ASP
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (16.67%) Customer Insight
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (8.33%) Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) Coaching
2 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Logistics
2 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) Post-Production
2 1 (8.33%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (8.33%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Scrum
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (8.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
5 1 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
1 2 (16.67%) Meraki
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Arqiva
2 1 (8.33%) Brocade
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Ericsson
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Huawei
2 1 (8.33%) Nokia
2 1 (8.33%) Perforce
2 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
2 1 (8.33%) TOWER Software
2 1 (8.33%) Virgin Media
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