Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 126 127
Rank change year-on-year +37 +1 +16
Permanent jobs citing C 116 94 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.04% 1.99% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.21% 5.03% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 102 65 103
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -15.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £74,500 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.96% +0.67% -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1869 1869 1723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 49.02% 39.56% 43.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1621 1560 1554
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,725 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £61,775
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Birmingham

C
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for C in Birmingham

C
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for C.

1 38 (32.76%) C++
2 37 (31.90%) SQL
3 36 (31.03%) PHP
4 30 (25.86%) MySQL
5 29 (25.00%) Degree
6 28 (24.14%) Retail
7 26 (22.41%) .NET
7 26 (22.41%) CSS
8 25 (21.55%) C#
8 25 (21.55%) HTML
8 25 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (19.83%) Java
10 21 (18.10%) Software Engineering
11 20 (17.24%) JavaScript
11 20 (17.24%) HTML5
11 20 (17.24%) NoSQL
12 19 (16.38%) Mobile App
12 19 (16.38%) Git (software)
13 17 (14.66%) Penetration Testing
13 17 (14.66%) Scrum
14 16 (13.79%) Python
14 16 (13.79%) Test Automation
14 16 (13.79%) Node.js
15 15 (12.93%) Relational Database
15 15 (12.93%) Linux
15 15 (12.93%) Embedded C
16 14 (12.07%) Firmware
16 14 (12.07%) Unit Testing
16 14 (12.07%) Web Development
16 14 (12.07%) Dynamics NAV

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (5.17%) CMS
2 4 (3.45%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.59%) JBoss
3 3 (2.59%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.72%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.86%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.86%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 14 (12.07%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.48%) Firewall
2 8 (6.90%) Network Security
3 7 (6.03%) Wireless
4 6 (5.17%) BGP
4 6 (5.17%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (5.17%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (5.17%) Cisco Wireless
4 6 (5.17%) EIGRP
4 6 (5.17%) LAN
4 6 (5.17%) TCP/IP
4 6 (5.17%) Unified Communications
4 6 (5.17%) VPN
4 6 (5.17%) WAN
5 4 (3.45%) 802.11
5 4 (3.45%) HTTP
5 4 (3.45%) IPsec
5 4 (3.45%) SNMP
5 4 (3.45%) VPLS
6 2 (1.72%) SAN
6 2 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.86%) MySQL
2 20 (17.24%) NoSQL
3 15 (12.93%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (6.90%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.31%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.45%) Big Data
6 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.45%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (16.38%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.48%) JUnit
2 11 (9.48%) PHPUnit
3 8 (6.90%) JSUnit
4 5 (4.31%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (2.59%) JIRA
5 3 (2.59%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.72%) Appium
6 2 (1.72%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.72%) Gatling
6 2 (1.72%) JMeter
6 2 (1.72%) NeoLoad
6 2 (1.72%) Ranorex
6 2 (1.72%) Selenium
6 2 (1.72%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.72%) Subversion
6 2 (1.72%) VectorCAST
6 2 (1.72%) WATIR
6 2 (1.72%) WebLOAD
7 1 (0.86%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (24.14%) Retail
2 11 (9.48%) Electronics
3 10 (8.62%) Automotive
4 8 (6.90%) Finance
4 8 (6.90%) Marketing
5 4 (3.45%) Back Office
6 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.86%) Banking
8 1 (0.86%) German Language
8 1 (0.86%) Law
8 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (44.83%) Developer
2 16 (13.79%) PHP Developer
3 15 (12.93%) C++ Developer
3 15 (12.93%) Software Developer
4 14 (12.07%) Architect
4 14 (12.07%) C++ Software Developer
5 12 (10.34%) .NET Developer
5 12 (10.34%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (10.34%) Embedded Engineer
5 12 (10.34%) Web Developer
6 11 (9.48%) Firmware Engineer
6 11 (9.48%) Full Stack Developer
6 11 (9.48%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 11 (9.48%) PHP Web Developer
6 11 (9.48%) Technical Architect
7 8 (6.90%) Angular Developer
7 8 (6.90%) Applications Engineer
7 8 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (6.90%) HTML Developer
7 8 (6.90%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (22.41%) .NET
1 26 (22.41%) CSS
2 25 (21.55%) HTML
3 20 (17.24%) HTML5
4 16 (13.79%) Node.js
5 12 (10.34%) AngularJS
6 11 (9.48%) ASP.NET
6 11 (9.48%) jQuery
6 11 (9.48%) Laravel
6 11 (9.48%) RESTful
6 11 (9.48%) Silex
6 11 (9.48%) Symfony
6 11 (9.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (9.48%) XML
7 8 (6.90%) Ionic Framework
7 8 (6.90%) REST
7 8 (6.90%) WebSockets
8 4 (3.45%) 802.1X
9 3 (2.59%) Java EE
9 3 (2.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.38%) Mobile App
2 13 (11.21%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.90%) CAN bus
4 8 (6.90%) NHS
4 8 (6.90%) Social Media
5 6 (5.17%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (5.17%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (3.45%) EPoS
7 2 (1.72%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (1.72%) Life Science
7 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.72%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.86%) Fintech
8 1 (0.86%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.93%) Linux
2 13 (11.21%) Windows
3 11 (9.48%) Android
3 11 (9.48%) Apple iOS
4 6 (5.17%) Unix
5 5 (4.31%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 2 (1.72%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.86%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.55%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.10%) Software Engineering
3 17 (14.66%) Penetration Testing
3 17 (14.66%) Scrum
4 16 (13.79%) Test Automation
5 14 (12.07%) Unit Testing
5 14 (12.07%) Web Development
6 13 (11.21%) Kanban
7 12 (10.34%) TDD
8 11 (9.48%) CAD
8 11 (9.48%) Mathematics
8 11 (9.48%) Mobile Application Development
8 11 (9.48%) Physics
9 8 (6.90%) Presales
9 8 (6.90%) Social Commerce
9 8 (6.90%) Social Media Monitoring
10 7 (6.03%) ERP
10 7 (6.03%) SDLC
11 6 (5.17%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.17%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 38 (32.76%) C++
2 37 (31.90%) SQL
3 36 (31.03%) PHP
4 25 (21.55%) C#
5 23 (19.83%) Java
6 20 (17.24%) JavaScript
7 16 (13.79%) Python
8 15 (12.93%) Embedded C
9 11 (9.48%) Perl
10 8 (6.90%) Embedded C++
11 6 (5.17%) Ruby
12 4 (3.45%) Bash Shell
12 4 (3.45%) Lua
12 4 (3.45%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.72%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.72%) Scala
14 1 (0.86%) Ada
14 1 (0.86%) ANSI C
14 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (25.00%) Degree
2 11 (9.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (6.90%) GNVQ
3 8 (6.90%) HND
4 7 (6.03%) CISSP
5 5 (4.31%) CCNP
5 5 (4.31%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.31%) CISM
6 4 (3.45%) CHECK Team Leader
6 4 (3.45%) CHECK Team Member
6 4 (3.45%) OSCP
7 2 (1.72%) CREST Certified
7 2 (1.72%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.76%) MISRA
2 6 (5.17%) ISO 13485
2 6 (5.17%) MISRA C
3 5 (4.31%) ISO 9001
3 5 (4.31%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (3.45%) IEC 62304
5 3 (2.59%) ISO 26262
5 3 (2.59%) QA
6 2 (1.72%) COBIT
6 2 (1.72%) GPG13
6 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.86%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.86%) TickIT
System Software
1 14 (12.07%) Firmware
2 2 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.72%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (5.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.72%) Nessus
2 2 (1.72%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.17%) CheckPoint
2 6 (5.17%) Cisco
3 5 (4.31%) Brocade
3 5 (4.31%) Oracle
4 4 (3.45%) F5
4 4 (3.45%) VMware
5 3 (2.59%) Aruba
5 3 (2.59%) Fortinet
6 2 (1.72%) CommVault
6 2 (1.72%) Dell
6 2 (1.72%) EMC
6 2 (1.72%) FIS
6 2 (1.72%) HP
6 2 (1.72%) Meru Networks
6 2 (1.72%) QNX
6 2 (1.72%) Veeam
7 1 (0.86%) iManage
7 1 (0.86%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.86%) SAP