The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 23 32
Rank change year-on-year -9 +9  
Permanent jobs citing C 2 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.05% 3.31% 5.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.56% 7.81% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 7
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% +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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 128 64 88
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 67.37% 42.38% 63.77%
Number of salaries quoted 96 59 48
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

C
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for C in Northern Ireland

C
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
County Antrim -7 2 £55,000 +57.14% 1
C
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for C.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
1 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) oVirt
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 2 (100.00%) OpenStack
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Site Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) KVM
1 2 (100.00%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ansible
1 2 (100.00%) Puppet
Belfast, County Antrim
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago