Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South West > Bristol
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 45 85
Rank change year-on-year -3 +40 -8
Permanent jobs citing C 252 236 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.43% 6.23% 3.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.40% 10.22% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 160 197 107
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,850 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,875 £66,000 £72,500
South West median annual salary £46,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% -1.18% +8.97%

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 Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,424 2,310 2,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 61.82% 60.98% 57.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,046 1,988 1,842
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Bristol

C
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for C in Bristol

C
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Bristol over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for C in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for C.

1 120 (47.62%) C++
2 116 (46.03%) Software Engineering
3 107 (42.46%) Degree
4 91 (36.11%) Linux
5 90 (35.71%) Security Cleared
6 86 (34.13%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (26.19%) Java
8 61 (24.21%) Computer Science
9 52 (20.63%) UML
10 51 (20.24%) SC Cleared
11 43 (17.06%) Python
12 39 (15.48%) Electronics
13 34 (13.49%) OO
14 33 (13.10%) SDLC
15 30 (11.90%) XML
16 29 (11.51%) HTML
16 29 (11.51%) Validation
17 28 (11.11%) Telecoms
18 25 (9.92%) TDD
18 25 (9.92%) Spring
18 25 (9.92%) JIRA
18 25 (9.92%) Eclipse
18 25 (9.92%) Embedded C
18 25 (9.92%) DV Cleared
18 25 (9.92%) Git (software)
19 24 (9.52%) OOD
19 24 (9.52%) Subversion
20 23 (9.13%) TOGAF
20 23 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
20 23 (9.13%) Open Source

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 14 (5.56%) Confluence
2 13 (5.16%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.19%) Drupal
3 3 (1.19%) GeoServer
3 3 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.79%) JBoss
4 2 (0.79%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.40%) Apache
5 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.40%) CMS
5 1 (0.40%) IIS
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (3.57%) Simulink
2 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.79%) GitHub
4 2 (0.79%) SaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.40%) Office 365
5 1 (0.40%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.97%) Ethernet
2 6 (2.38%) SMS
3 2 (0.79%) Internet
4 1 (0.40%) Firewall
4 1 (0.40%) HTTP
4 1 (0.40%) Junos
4 1 (0.40%) Modbus
4 1 (0.40%) RS-485
4 1 (0.40%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.57%) Big Data
2 7 (2.78%) Geospatial Data
2 7 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.59%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.59%) MySQL
3 4 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.19%) GIS
4 3 (1.19%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.19%) Power BI
4 3 (1.19%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (0.79%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.79%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.79%) Neo4j
5 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (0.40%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 25 (9.92%) Eclipse
1 25 (9.92%) Git (software)
1 25 (9.92%) JIRA
2 24 (9.52%) Subversion
3 23 (9.13%) Jenkins
4 20 (7.94%) Maven
5 18 (7.14%) JUnit
6 10 (3.97%) GCC
6 10 (3.97%) Gerrit
6 10 (3.97%) Sonatype Nexus
7 8 (3.17%) Ant
7 8 (3.17%) Apache Ivy
8 6 (2.38%) Rational Team Concert
9 5 (1.98%) Rational Rhapsody
10 4 (1.59%) GitLab
10 4 (1.59%) Selenium
11 3 (1.19%) webpack
12 2 (0.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.79%) SpecFlow
13 1 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
General
1 39 (15.48%) Electronics
2 28 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 15 (5.95%) Aerospace
4 14 (5.56%) Marketing
5 13 (5.16%) Finance
5 13 (5.16%) Mandarin Language
6 8 (3.17%) Retail
7 7 (2.78%) Military
8 5 (1.98%) Japanese Language
9 4 (1.59%) Advertising
9 4 (1.59%) Automotive
10 3 (1.19%) Banking
11 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 102 (40.48%) Software Engineer
2 62 (24.60%) C++ Software Engineer
3 52 (20.63%) Developer
4 33 (13.10%) Embedded Engineer
5 29 (11.51%) C Software Engineer
5 29 (11.51%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 29 (11.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 21 (8.33%) Consultant
6 21 (8.33%) Design Engineer
7 20 (7.94%) Java Developer
7 20 (7.94%) Linux Engineer
8 19 (7.54%) Analyst
9 16 (6.35%) Java Engineer
9 16 (6.35%) SOC Engineer
10 15 (5.95%) Applications Developer
10 15 (5.95%) Java Software Engineer
11 13 (5.16%) Architect
11 13 (5.16%) Business Analyst
11 13 (5.16%) Java Applications Developer
11 13 (5.16%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (11.90%) XML
2 29 (11.51%) HTML
3 25 (9.92%) Spring
4 19 (7.54%) CSS
5 18 (7.14%) JSF
6 17 (6.75%) Middleware
7 15 (5.95%) Qt
8 13 (5.16%) EJB
9 12 (4.76%) HTML5
10 11 (4.37%) jQuery
11 10 (3.97%) AngularJS
12 7 (2.78%) CSS3
12 7 (2.78%) Node.js
13 6 (2.38%) .NET
13 6 (2.38%) RESTful
13 6 (2.38%) Web Services
14 5 (1.98%) JSON
15 4 (1.59%) Sass
16 3 (1.19%) PostGIS
16 3 (1.19%) Raphaël
Miscellaneous
1 61 (24.21%) Computer Science
2 23 (9.13%) Embedded Systems
3 20 (7.94%) ASIC
3 20 (7.94%) SystemC
4 18 (7.14%) Verilog
5 14 (5.56%) User Experience
6 12 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.97%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (3.57%) Digital TV
9 6 (2.38%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.59%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.59%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.19%) Device Driver
11 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.79%) Acoustics
12 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 2 (0.79%) Mobile Computing
12 2 (0.79%) RIA
12 2 (0.79%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 91 (36.11%) Linux
2 18 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 16 (6.35%) Android
4 15 (5.95%) Windows
5 13 (5.16%) CentOS
6 12 (4.76%) FreeRTOS
7 11 (4.37%) Embedded Linux
7 11 (4.37%) SafeRTOS
8 1 (0.40%) LynxOS
8 1 (0.40%) Unix
8 1 (0.40%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (46.03%) Software Engineering
2 86 (34.13%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (20.63%) UML
4 34 (13.49%) OO
5 33 (13.10%) SDLC
6 29 (11.51%) Validation
7 25 (9.92%) TDD
8 24 (9.52%) OOD
9 23 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (9.13%) Open Source
9 23 (9.13%) TOGAF
10 22 (8.73%) Machine Learning
10 22 (8.73%) Problem-Solving
10 22 (8.73%) Scrum
11 21 (8.33%) Mathematics
12 20 (7.94%) Analytics
12 20 (7.94%) Data Analytics
12 20 (7.94%) Use Case
13 18 (7.14%) Electronic Design Automation
13 18 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (47.62%) C++
2 66 (26.19%) Java
3 43 (17.06%) Python
4 25 (9.92%) Embedded C
5 22 (8.73%) C#
6 21 (8.33%) Perl
7 18 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 17 (6.75%) SQL
9 11 (4.37%) Embedded C++
9 11 (4.37%) MATLAB
10 9 (3.57%) Shell Script
11 8 (3.17%) PHP
12 7 (2.78%) TypeScript
13 6 (2.38%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.59%) Go
14 4 (1.59%) Scala
15 3 (1.19%) Ada
15 3 (1.19%) Apple Swift
15 3 (1.19%) Assembly Language
15 3 (1.19%) ES6
Qualifications
1 107 (42.46%) Degree
2 90 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 51 (20.24%) SC Cleared
4 25 (9.92%) DV Cleared
5 20 (7.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (2.78%) CITP
6 7 (2.78%) IIBA
6 7 (2.78%) ISEB
7 6 (2.38%) PhD
8 5 (1.98%) CESG Certified Professional
8 5 (1.98%) CISM
8 5 (1.98%) CISSP
9 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.40%) PMP
9 1 (0.40%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.37%) IEC 61508
2 10 (3.97%) ECSS
2 10 (3.97%) ISO 15765
3 9 (3.57%) QA
4 5 (1.98%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.59%) Def Stans
5 4 (1.59%) DO-178B
5 4 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (1.59%) MISRA
6 3 (1.19%) WCAG
7 2 (0.79%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (1.19%) Docker
2 2 (0.79%) Firmware
3 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (5.95%) CA
2 14 (5.56%) Cadence
2 14 (5.56%) Synopsys
3 13 (5.16%) Red Hat
4 9 (3.57%) Oracle
5 8 (3.17%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.98%) IBM
7 2 (0.79%) Gemalto
7 2 (0.79%) Tableau
8 1 (0.40%) Coverity
8 1 (0.40%) ESRI
8 1 (0.40%) Juniper
8 1 (0.40%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.40%) QNX
8 1 (0.40%) SAP