Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 109 109
Rank change year-on-year +26 0 +38
Permanent jobs citing C 110 99 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.02% 2.26% 2.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.63% 5.55% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 93 75 106
Birmingham median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £26,350 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,000 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +12.68% -5.33%

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 1,658 1,783 1,587
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 45.59% 40.66% 43.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,400 1,527 1,430
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,309
% change year-on-year - +1.76% +4.82%

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 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 37 (33.64%) SQL
2 33 (30.00%) C#
2 33 (30.00%) PHP
3 32 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (25.45%) CSS
4 28 (25.45%) Java
5 26 (23.64%) .NET
5 26 (23.64%) Degree
6 25 (22.73%) HTML
7 24 (21.82%) JavaScript
7 24 (21.82%) C++
8 21 (19.09%) MySQL
8 21 (19.09%) HTML5
9 20 (18.18%) Scrum
10 19 (17.27%) Web Development
11 18 (16.36%) Dynamics NAV
11 18 (16.36%) NoSQL
11 18 (16.36%) Test Automation
11 18 (16.36%) Microsoft
12 17 (15.45%) Relational Database
13 16 (14.55%) Python
13 16 (14.55%) Finance
13 16 (14.55%) jQuery
13 16 (14.55%) Kanban
13 16 (14.55%) Node.js
13 16 (14.55%) Retail
14 15 (13.64%) TDD
14 15 (13.64%) Software Engineering
15 14 (12.73%) JUnit
15 14 (12.73%) Penetration Testing

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 9 (8.18%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.82%) JBoss
3 2 (1.82%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.91%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.91%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 18 (16.36%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.82%) Office 365
4 2 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.00%) VPN
2 9 (8.18%) 802.11
2 9 (8.18%) HTTP
2 9 (8.18%) SNMP
3 6 (5.45%) Firewall
4 2 (1.82%) BIG-IP
4 2 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.82%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.82%) NAS
4 2 (1.82%) Network Security
4 2 (1.82%) SAN
4 2 (1.82%) Skype
4 2 (1.82%) SSL
5 1 (0.91%) DHCP
5 1 (0.91%) DNS
5 1 (0.91%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.91%) Modbus
5 1 (0.91%) RS-485
5 1 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.09%) MySQL
2 18 (16.36%) NoSQL
3 17 (15.45%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.36%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.73%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.91%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (12.73%) Git (software)
1 14 (12.73%) JUnit
1 14 (12.73%) PHPUnit
2 5 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (3.64%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.73%) JIRA
5 2 (1.82%) Appium
5 2 (1.82%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.82%) Gatling
5 2 (1.82%) JMeter
5 2 (1.82%) NeoLoad
5 2 (1.82%) Ranorex
5 2 (1.82%) Selenium
5 2 (1.82%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.82%) Subversion
5 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.82%) VectorCAST
5 2 (1.82%) WATIR
5 2 (1.82%) WebLOAD
6 1 (0.91%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (14.55%) Finance
1 16 (14.55%) Retail
2 6 (5.45%) Electronics
3 4 (3.64%) Back Office
4 3 (2.73%) Automotive
5 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.91%) Advertising
6 1 (0.91%) Banking
6 1 (0.91%) German Language
6 1 (0.91%) Law
6 1 (0.91%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (44.55%) Developer
2 22 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 15 (13.64%) Web Developer
4 14 (12.73%) Full Stack Developer
4 14 (12.73%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 14 (12.73%) PHP Web Developer
5 12 (10.91%) C++ Developer
5 12 (10.91%) Senior Developer
6 11 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 11 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 11 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
6 11 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 9 (8.18%) Architect
7 9 (8.18%) Penetration Tester
7 9 (8.18%) Senior Penetration Tester
7 9 (8.18%) Senior PHP Developer
7 9 (8.18%) Senior Tester
7 9 (8.18%) Tester
8 8 (7.27%) Junior
9 7 (6.36%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.45%) CSS
2 26 (23.64%) .NET
3 25 (22.73%) HTML
4 21 (19.09%) HTML5
5 16 (14.55%) jQuery
5 16 (14.55%) Node.js
6 14 (12.73%) Laravel
6 14 (12.73%) RESTful
6 14 (12.73%) Silex
6 14 (12.73%) Symfony
6 14 (12.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 13 (11.82%) ASP.NET
8 11 (10.00%) XML
9 9 (8.18%) 802.1X
10 6 (5.45%) CodeIgniter
10 6 (5.45%) CSS3
11 3 (2.73%) Middleware
12 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (1.82%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.73%) Mobile App
2 9 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.18%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.64%) EPoS
5 3 (2.73%) Cyberattack
6 2 (1.82%) CAN bus
6 2 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.82%) Life Science
6 2 (1.82%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.91%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.73%) Android
1 14 (12.73%) Apple iOS
2 13 (11.82%) Windows
3 7 (6.36%) Linux
4 6 (5.45%) Unix
5 5 (4.55%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 2 (1.82%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.91%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (18.18%) Scrum
3 19 (17.27%) Web Development
4 18 (16.36%) Test Automation
5 16 (14.55%) Kanban
6 15 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 15 (13.64%) TDD
7 14 (12.73%) Mathematics
7 14 (12.73%) Mobile Application Development
7 14 (12.73%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (11.82%) Unit Testing
9 11 (10.00%) CAD
9 11 (10.00%) Physics
10 10 (9.09%) Open Source
11 9 (8.18%) ERP
11 9 (8.18%) Patch Management
11 9 (8.18%) Security Architecture
11 9 (8.18%) Social Engineering
12 8 (7.27%) MVC
13 7 (6.36%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.64%) SQL
2 33 (30.00%) C#
2 33 (30.00%) PHP
3 28 (25.45%) Java
4 24 (21.82%) C++
4 24 (21.82%) JavaScript
5 16 (14.55%) Python
6 11 (10.00%) Perl
6 11 (10.00%) Ruby
7 10 (9.09%) Embedded C
8 9 (8.18%) Bash Shell
8 9 (8.18%) Lua
8 9 (8.18%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.82%) Embedded C++
9 2 (1.82%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.82%) Scala
10 1 (0.91%) Ada
10 1 (0.91%) ANSI C
10 1 (0.91%) Go
10 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (23.64%) Degree
2 9 (8.18%) CHECK Team Leader
2 9 (8.18%) CHECK Team Member
2 9 (8.18%) OSCP
3 6 (5.45%) CISSP
3 6 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.64%) CISM
5 2 (1.82%) CREST Certified
5 2 (1.82%) GNVQ
5 2 (1.82%) HND
5 2 (1.82%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.91%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.91%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) MISRA
2 6 (5.45%) MISRA C
3 5 (4.55%) ISO 13485
3 5 (4.55%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.73%) COBIT
4 3 (2.73%) GPG13
4 3 (2.73%) IEC 62304
4 3 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (2.73%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.73%) QA
4 3 (2.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.82%) GDPR
5 2 (1.82%) ISO 26262
6 1 (0.91%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.91%) PMO
6 1 (0.91%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (3.64%) Firmware
2 2 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.82%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Nessus
1 2 (1.82%) SCOM
2 1 (0.91%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 18 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.55%) Brocade
2 5 (4.55%) VMware
3 4 (3.64%) F5
3 4 (3.64%) Oracle
4 3 (2.73%) Aruba
4 3 (2.73%) Fortinet
5 2 (1.82%) CommVault
5 2 (1.82%) Dell
5 2 (1.82%) EMC
5 2 (1.82%) FIS
5 2 (1.82%) HP
5 2 (1.82%) Meru Networks
5 2 (1.82%) Veeam
6 1 (0.91%) Cisco
6 1 (0.91%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.91%) MathWorks
6 1 (0.91%) NEC
6 1 (0.91%) QNX
6 1 (0.91%) SAP