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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 91 94 82
Rank change year-on-year +3 -12  
Permanent jobs citing C 34 44 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.86% 1.88% 2.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.30% 4.93% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 22
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +47.82%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,800 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,000 £37,500
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 Birmingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 791 892 768
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 43.27% 38.09% 44.78%
Number of salaries quoted 667 777 690
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Birmingham

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 28 (35.44%) C++
2 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
3 21 (26.58%) .NET
4 18 (22.78%) Automotive
4 18 (22.78%) SQL
5 17 (21.52%) Linux
6 16 (20.25%) Windows
6 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
6 16 (20.25%) Embedded C
7 15 (18.99%) C#
7 15 (18.99%) Degree
8 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
8 14 (17.72%) PHP
9 13 (16.46%) MySQL
10 12 (15.19%) Java
10 12 (15.19%) CSS
11 11 (13.92%) HTML
11 11 (13.92%) Python
11 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
11 11 (13.92%) MVC
11 11 (13.92%) Electronics
12 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (11.39%) Automation Testing
13 9 (11.39%) JIRA
13 9 (11.39%) Selenium
13 9 (11.39%) Embedded Software Development
14 8 (10.13%) Unix
15 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET
15 7 (8.86%) MS Office

C
Top Related 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 2 (2.53%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.53%) SAS
2 1 (1.27%) Apache
2 1 (1.27%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.86%) MS Office
3 3 (3.80%) MS Project
4 1 (1.27%) Simulink
4 1 (1.27%) SPSS
4 1 (1.27%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (3.80%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.27%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.53%) IaaS
2 2 (2.53%) Office 365
2 2 (2.53%) SaaS
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.53%) DNS
2 2 (2.53%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.53%) Firewall
2 2 (2.53%) IP Telephony
2 2 (2.53%) LAN
2 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.53%) VPN
2 2 (2.53%) WAN
3 1 (1.27%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.27%) FlexRay
3 1 (1.27%) HTTP
3 1 (1.27%) RS-232
3 1 (1.27%) RS-485
3 1 (1.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.46%) MySQL
2 6 (7.59%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.33%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.53%) Big Data
5 2 (2.53%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.27%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.27%) Flink
6 1 (1.27%) HBase
6 1 (1.27%) Impala
6 1 (1.27%) MS Access
6 1 (1.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.27%) OLAP
6 1 (1.27%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.27%) Pentaho
6 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.27%) Riak
Development Applications
1 9 (11.39%) JIRA
1 9 (11.39%) Selenium
2 7 (8.86%) Robot Framework
3 6 (7.59%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.06%) CANoe
5 3 (3.80%) JSUnit
5 3 (3.80%) JUnit
5 3 (3.80%) VectorCAST
6 2 (2.53%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.53%) Hudson
6 2 (2.53%) InstallShield
6 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.53%) MSTest
6 2 (2.53%) NUnit
6 2 (2.53%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (2.53%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.27%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.27%) TestNG
7 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (22.78%) Automotive
2 11 (13.92%) Electronics
3 7 (8.86%) Retail
4 6 (7.59%) Telecoms
5 5 (6.33%) Finance
5 5 (6.33%) Manufacturing
6 4 (5.06%) Marketing
7 2 (2.53%) Law
7 2 (2.53%) Legal
8 1 (1.27%) Advertising
8 1 (1.27%) Banking
8 1 (1.27%) Games
8 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (29.11%) Software Engineer
2 20 (25.32%) Developer
3 15 (18.99%) Embedded Engineer
3 15 (18.99%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (11.39%) PHP Developer
4 9 (11.39%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Test Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) C# Software Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) PHP Web Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Senior PHP Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Web Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Design Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (5.06%) HTML Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Commissioning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.58%) .NET
2 12 (15.19%) CSS
3 11 (13.92%) HTML
4 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET
5 4 (5.06%) AngularJS
5 4 (5.06%) HTML5
5 4 (5.06%) REST
6 3 (3.80%) Ionic Framework
6 3 (3.80%) WebSockets
7 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.53%) ATL
7 2 (2.53%) MFC
7 2 (2.53%) SOAP
7 2 (2.53%) Zend Framework
8 1 (1.27%) jQuery
8 1 (1.27%) JSON
8 1 (1.27%) Web Services
8 1 (1.27%) XHTML
8 1 (1.27%) XML
8 1 (1.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.33%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (5.06%) Fintech
4 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.80%) NHS
4 3 (3.80%) Social Media
5 2 (2.53%) Arduino
5 2 (2.53%) CAN bus
5 2 (2.53%) CPLD
5 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.27%) Derivative
6 1 (1.27%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.27%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.52%) Linux
2 16 (20.25%) Windows
3 8 (10.13%) Unix
4 4 (5.06%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 2 (2.53%) Android
5 2 (2.53%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.27%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
2 14 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.92%) MVC
4 9 (11.39%) Automation Testing
4 9 (11.39%) Embedded Software Development
5 7 (8.86%) Web Development
6 6 (7.59%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.33%) SDLC
8 4 (5.06%) Automated Testing
8 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.80%) Business Development
9 3 (3.80%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.80%) Functional Testing
9 3 (3.80%) Issue Tracking
9 3 (3.80%) Process Improvement
9 3 (3.80%) Social Commerce
9 3 (3.80%) Social Media Monitoring
9 3 (3.80%) Time Management
10 2 (2.53%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.44%) C++
2 18 (22.78%) SQL
3 16 (20.25%) Embedded C
3 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
4 15 (18.99%) C#
5 14 (17.72%) PHP
6 12 (15.19%) Java
7 11 (13.92%) Python
8 4 (5.06%) Embedded C++
8 4 (5.06%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.53%) Perl
9 2 (2.53%) Ruby
9 2 (2.53%) VB
9 2 (2.53%) VC++
10 1 (1.27%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.27%) R
10 1 (1.27%) Scala
10 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (18.99%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.27%) CCNP
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) MISRA
2 5 (6.33%) SLA
3 2 (2.53%) ISO26262
3 2 (2.53%) MISRA C
3 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (2.53%) Docker
1 2 (2.53%) Firmware
1 2 (2.53%) HDFS
1 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.27%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Puppet
2 1 (1.27%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.27%) Oozie
Vendors
1 14 (17.72%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Cisco
3 4 (5.06%) Mitel
4 3 (3.80%) Avaya
4 3 (3.80%) Ericsson
4 3 (3.80%) Freescale
4 3 (3.80%) Huawei
4 3 (3.80%) Nokia
4 3 (3.80%) Renesas
5 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.53%) Google
5 2 (2.53%) Green Hills
5 2 (2.53%) LexisNexis
5 2 (2.53%) Oracle
5 2 (2.53%) Palo Alto
5 2 (2.53%) SonicWALL
5 2 (2.53%) Spiceworks
5 2 (2.53%) VMware
5 2 (2.53%) Zend
6 1 (1.27%) QNX
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