The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 26 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing C 2 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.32% 11.32% 10.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.13% 17.91% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 13
Median salary £39,500 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham region.

Programming Languages Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
64 67 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 42.11% 63.21% 61.42%
Number of salaries quoted 47 62 65
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

The demand trend of job ads across the Durham region citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

C
Salary Trend in Durham

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

C Salary Trend in Durham

C
Salary Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Durham region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

C Salary Histogram in Durham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Durham region with a requirement for C.

1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) C++
2 7 (77.78%) Unix
2 7 (77.78%) ISO 9000
2 7 (77.78%) Firmware
2 7 (77.78%) Qt
3 6 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (66.67%) Electronics
4 5 (55.56%) EMC
4 5 (55.56%) LabVIEW
4 5 (55.56%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Subversion
6 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
6 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
6 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
6 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
6 2 (22.22%) Bluetooth
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) UML
6 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
6 2 (22.22%) RS-232
6 2 (22.22%) RS-485
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
7 1 (11.11%) OO
7 1 (11.11%) OOD
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL
7 1 (11.11%) DTV

C
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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 (22.22%) Bluetooth
1 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
1 2 (22.22%) RS-232
1 2 (22.22%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) LabVIEW
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
General
1 6 (66.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Design Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Electronics Design Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Electronics Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Qt
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) DTV
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Assembly Language
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) EMC
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