Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 54 96
Rank change year-on-year +4 +42 -22
Permanent jobs citing C 205 184 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.49% 5.25% 3.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.08% 9.13% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 154 143 92
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £31,800 £33,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £80,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%

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 2,258 2,015 2,164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 60.42% 57.44% 59.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,954 1,702 2,001
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £65,000
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 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for C in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 103 (50.24%) Software Engineering
2 91 (44.39%) C++
3 67 (32.68%) Security Cleared
4 61 (29.76%) Degree
5 57 (27.80%) Linux
6 52 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (21.46%) UML
8 38 (18.54%) Java
8 38 (18.54%) Embedded C
9 35 (17.07%) Python
10 32 (15.61%) SC Cleared
11 29 (14.15%) Electronics
11 29 (14.15%) Validation
12 26 (12.68%) OO
13 24 (11.71%) TOGAF
13 24 (11.71%) Computer Science
14 22 (10.73%) Requirements Engineering
14 22 (10.73%) Embedded Systems
15 20 (9.76%) SDLC
15 20 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
15 20 (9.76%) Telecoms
16 19 (9.27%) OOD
17 18 (8.78%) Embedded C++
18 16 (7.80%) MATLAB
18 16 (7.80%) Enterprise Architecture
18 16 (7.80%) Data Analysis
18 16 (7.80%) ArchiMate
18 16 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
19 15 (7.32%) DV Cleared
19 15 (7.32%) Continuous Integration

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 7 (3.41%) Confluence
2 6 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.98%) GeoServer
3 2 (0.98%) JBoss
3 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.98%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.98%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.49%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.49%) Drupal
4 1 (0.49%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 14 (6.83%) Simulink
2 2 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.98%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.49%) InDesign
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.49%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.49%) Office 365
4 1 (0.49%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.90%) Ethernet
2 7 (3.41%) SMS
3 2 (0.98%) IP Telephony
3 2 (0.98%) Skype
3 2 (0.98%) WAN
4 1 (0.49%) HTTP
4 1 (0.49%) Internet
4 1 (0.49%) Modbus
4 1 (0.49%) RS-485
4 1 (0.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.85%) Big Data
2 8 (3.90%) Geospatial Data
3 4 (1.95%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.46%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.98%) GIS
5 2 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.98%) Power BI
5 2 (0.98%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.49%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.49%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.49%) MySQL
6 1 (0.49%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.34%) JUnit
2 12 (5.85%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.85%) JIRA
3 10 (4.88%) Eclipse
4 8 (3.90%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.90%) Maven
5 7 (3.41%) Subversion
6 4 (1.95%) Rational Rhapsody
6 4 (1.95%) Rational Team Concert
7 3 (1.46%) Ant
7 3 (1.46%) Apache Ivy
8 2 (0.98%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (0.98%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.98%) GitLab
8 2 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.98%) webpack
9 1 (0.49%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.49%) GCC
9 1 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (0.49%) SonarQube
General
1 29 (14.15%) Electronics
2 20 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.34%) Marketing
4 10 (4.88%) Aerospace
4 10 (4.88%) Finance
5 7 (3.41%) Military
6 6 (2.93%) Mandarin Language
7 5 (2.44%) Retail
8 4 (1.95%) Advertising
8 4 (1.95%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.46%) Automotive
10 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 82 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 40 (19.51%) C++ Software Engineer
2 40 (19.51%) Embedded Engineer
3 32 (15.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 27 (13.17%) C Software Engineer
4 27 (13.17%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 24 (11.71%) Developer
6 20 (9.76%) Consultant
7 16 (7.80%) Analyst
8 14 (6.83%) Design Engineer
8 14 (6.83%) Senior Software Engineer
9 13 (6.34%) Architect
9 13 (6.34%) Java Developer
10 12 (5.85%) Linux Engineer
11 11 (5.37%) Embedded C Engineer
12 10 (4.88%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
12 10 (4.88%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
12 10 (4.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 10 (4.88%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 10 (4.88%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.32%) HTML
2 14 (6.83%) Spring
3 12 (5.85%) CSS
4 11 (5.37%) Middleware
5 10 (4.88%) Qt
5 10 (4.88%) XML
6 8 (3.90%) JSF
7 7 (3.41%) HTML5
7 7 (3.41%) Web Services
8 6 (2.93%) CSS3
8 6 (2.93%) EJB
8 6 (2.93%) jQuery
8 6 (2.93%) Yocto
9 5 (2.44%) AngularJS
9 5 (2.44%) GStreamer
10 4 (1.95%) Node.js
10 4 (1.95%) RESTful
11 3 (1.46%) Hibernate
11 3 (1.46%) Java EE
11 3 (1.46%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.71%) Computer Science
2 22 (10.73%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.37%) ASIC
4 11 (5.37%) SystemC
4 11 (5.37%) Verilog
5 7 (3.41%) Digital TV
5 7 (3.41%) User Experience
6 6 (2.93%) Device Driver
7 5 (2.44%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (2.44%) Robotics
8 2 (0.98%) Acoustics
8 2 (0.98%) CUDA
8 2 (0.98%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.49%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.49%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 57 (27.80%) Linux
2 11 (5.37%) Embedded Linux
3 10 (4.88%) FreeRTOS
4 9 (4.39%) SafeRTOS
5 8 (3.90%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.90%) Windows
6 6 (2.93%) CentOS
7 4 (1.95%) Android
8 2 (0.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (50.24%) Software Engineering
2 52 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (21.46%) UML
4 29 (14.15%) Validation
5 26 (12.68%) OO
6 24 (11.71%) TOGAF
7 22 (10.73%) Requirements Engineering
8 20 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
8 20 (9.76%) SDLC
9 19 (9.27%) OOD
10 16 (7.80%) ArchiMate
10 16 (7.80%) Data Analysis
10 16 (7.80%) Enterprise Architecture
11 15 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (7.32%) Project Management
12 14 (6.83%) DevOps
12 14 (6.83%) Open Source
12 14 (6.83%) TDD
13 12 (5.85%) Machine Learning
13 12 (5.85%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 91 (44.39%) C++
2 38 (18.54%) Embedded C
2 38 (18.54%) Java
3 35 (17.07%) Python
4 18 (8.78%) Embedded C++
5 16 (7.80%) MATLAB
6 13 (6.34%) C#
7 12 (5.85%) JavaScript
7 12 (5.85%) Perl
7 12 (5.85%) SQL
8 7 (3.41%) Ada
9 6 (2.93%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.93%) PHP
10 4 (1.95%) Apple Swift
10 4 (1.95%) Go
10 4 (1.95%) Scala
11 3 (1.46%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.98%) ES6
12 2 (0.98%) Fortran
12 2 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 67 (32.68%) Security Cleared
2 61 (29.76%) Degree
3 32 (15.61%) SC Cleared
4 15 (7.32%) DV Cleared
5 9 (4.39%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (2.93%) CESG Certified Professional
6 6 (2.93%) CISM
6 6 (2.93%) CISSP
7 5 (2.44%) CITP
7 5 (2.44%) IIBA
7 5 (2.44%) ISEB
8 2 (0.98%) PhD
9 1 (0.49%) CBAP
9 1 (0.49%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.41%) Def Stans
1 7 (3.41%) DO-178B
1 7 (3.41%) IEC 61508
1 7 (3.41%) ISO 15765
2 6 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.95%) MISRA
4 3 (1.46%) QA
5 2 (0.98%) ECSS
5 2 (0.98%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.98%) SLA
5 2 (0.98%) WCAG
6 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (1.95%) Firmware
2 2 (0.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.98%) Ansible
2 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (4.88%) Cadence
1 10 (4.88%) Synopsys
2 8 (3.90%) CA
3 6 (2.93%) Red Hat
4 4 (1.95%) IBM
4 4 (1.95%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.95%) SAP
5 3 (1.46%) Oracle
6 2 (0.98%) Cisco
6 2 (0.98%) Gemalto
6 2 (0.98%) Google
6 2 (0.98%) Zscaler
7 1 (0.49%) Adobe
7 1 (0.49%) Coverity
7 1 (0.49%) ESRI
7 1 (0.49%) Mapinfo
7 1 (0.49%) Tableau