Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South West > Bristol
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 64 105
Rank change year-on-year +25 +41 -7
Permanent jobs citing C 254 191 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.96% 5.01% 2.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.70% 8.28% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 148 136 67
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% +1.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £61,800 £67,500 £60,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%

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 2,171 2,308 1,821
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 59.46% 60.59% 56.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,785 1,941 1,585
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for C in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 (47.24%) C++
2 113 (44.49%) Software Engineering
3 109 (42.91%) Security Cleared
4 100 (39.37%) Degree
5 87 (34.25%) Linux
6 67 (26.38%) UML
7 66 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
8 65 (25.59%) SC Cleared
9 54 (21.26%) Java
10 44 (17.32%) Computer Science
11 39 (15.35%) Machine Learning
12 36 (14.17%) Systems Engineering
13 33 (12.99%) Validation
14 31 (12.20%) TOGAF
15 30 (11.81%) DV Cleared
16 29 (11.42%) XML
17 28 (11.02%) Robotics
17 28 (11.02%) ArchiMate
18 27 (10.63%) Mathematics
19 26 (10.24%) C#
19 26 (10.24%) OO
19 26 (10.24%) Maven
20 25 (9.84%) TDD
20 25 (9.84%) Subversion
20 25 (9.84%) Python
20 25 (9.84%) Embedded Systems
21 24 (9.45%) Apple iOS
21 24 (9.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
21 24 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
21 24 (9.45%) iOS Development

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 4 (1.57%) Confluence
1 4 (1.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.79%) Apache
3 2 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.39%) IIS
4 1 (0.39%) JBoss
4 1 (0.39%) Jetty
4 1 (0.39%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.97%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.39%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (1.97%) Teamcenter
2 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.39%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (2.36%) SaaS
3 5 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.76%) Wireless
2 6 (2.36%) Modbus
3 4 (1.57%) PPP
3 4 (1.57%) Profibus
3 4 (1.57%) RS-232
3 4 (1.57%) RS-422
3 4 (1.57%) RS-485
3 4 (1.57%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.18%) Firewall
4 3 (1.18%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.79%) 5G
5 2 (0.79%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.79%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.79%) LAN
5 2 (0.79%) MQTT
5 2 (0.79%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (0.79%) VPN
5 2 (0.79%) WAN
5 2 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.79%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.09%) Big Data
2 8 (3.15%) Geospatial Data
3 7 (2.76%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.18%) MySQL
5 2 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.39%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.39%) DB2
6 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.39%) Power BI
6 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (10.24%) Maven
2 25 (9.84%) Subversion
3 18 (7.09%) Eclipse
4 16 (6.30%) Ant
4 16 (6.30%) Apache Ivy
5 14 (5.51%) Git (software)
6 13 (5.12%) Jenkins
7 10 (3.94%) GCC
7 10 (3.94%) Sonatype Nexus
8 9 (3.54%) Gerrit
9 7 (2.76%) JIRA
10 6 (2.36%) Rational DOORS
10 6 (2.36%) Selenium
11 4 (1.57%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.18%) Polyspace
13 2 (0.79%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.79%) JUnit
13 2 (0.79%) LabVIEW
13 2 (0.79%) VectorCAST
14 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (8.27%) Finance
1 21 (8.27%) Military
2 19 (7.48%) Electronics
3 18 (7.09%) Marketing
4 12 (4.72%) Telecoms
5 11 (4.33%) Retail
6 10 (3.94%) Aerospace
6 10 (3.94%) Japanese Language
7 9 (3.54%) Banking
8 4 (1.57%) Mandarin Language
9 2 (0.79%) Automotive
9 2 (0.79%) Avionics
9 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 74 (29.13%) Software Engineer
2 47 (18.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 25 (9.84%) Architect
4 24 (9.45%) Developer
5 20 (7.87%) Embedded Engineer
6 19 (7.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 17 (6.69%) Analyst
7 17 (6.69%) Java Engineer
7 17 (6.69%) Java Software Engineer
7 17 (6.69%) Junior
8 16 (6.30%) Consultant
8 16 (6.30%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (5.12%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 12 (4.72%) Business Analyst
11 11 (4.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
11 11 (4.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 10 (3.94%) Software Developer
13 9 (3.54%) Principal Engineer
13 9 (3.54%) Principal Systems Engineer
14 8 (3.15%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.42%) XML
2 18 (7.09%) OpenCV
3 17 (6.69%) Qt
4 15 (5.91%) HTML
5 8 (3.15%) Middleware
6 5 (1.97%) .NET
6 5 (1.97%) Itk
6 5 (1.97%) JSF
6 5 (1.97%) Spring
7 3 (1.18%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.18%) Yocto
8 2 (0.79%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.79%) CSS
8 2 (0.79%) EJB
8 2 (0.79%) HTML5
8 2 (0.79%) LAMP
8 2 (0.79%) React
8 2 (0.79%) RESTful
8 2 (0.79%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (0.79%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.02%) Robotics
2 25 (9.84%) Embedded Systems
3 20 (7.87%) Management Information System
4 19 (7.48%) User Experience
5 11 (4.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (2.36%) ASIC
6 6 (2.36%) Verilog
7 4 (1.57%) CAN bus
7 4 (1.57%) Smart City
7 4 (1.57%) SystemC
8 3 (1.18%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.18%) Blog
8 3 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.18%) CUDA
8 3 (1.18%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.18%) Taxonomies
9 2 (0.79%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (0.79%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 87 (34.25%) Linux
2 24 (9.45%) Apple iOS
3 22 (8.66%) Android
4 5 (1.97%) Windows
5 2 (0.79%) CentOS
5 2 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (0.79%) FreeRTOS
5 2 (0.79%) SafeRTOS
6 1 (0.39%) LynxOS
6 1 (0.39%) Unix
6 1 (0.39%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (44.49%) Software Engineering
2 67 (26.38%) UML
3 66 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (17.32%) Computer Science
5 39 (15.35%) Machine Learning
6 36 (14.17%) Systems Engineering
7 33 (12.99%) Validation
8 31 (12.20%) TOGAF
9 28 (11.02%) ArchiMate
10 27 (10.63%) Mathematics
11 26 (10.24%) OO
12 25 (9.84%) TDD
13 24 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (9.45%) iOS Development
13 24 (9.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 23 (9.06%) Artificial Intelligence
14 23 (9.06%) SysML
15 22 (8.66%) Android Development
16 21 (8.27%) Project Management
16 21 (8.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 120 (47.24%) C++
2 54 (21.26%) Java
3 26 (10.24%) C#
4 25 (9.84%) Python
5 23 (9.06%) Embedded C
6 10 (3.94%) JavaScript
7 9 (3.54%) Shell Script
7 9 (3.54%) SQL
8 8 (3.15%) VB
9 6 (2.36%) Ada
9 6 (2.36%) Assembly Language
10 4 (1.57%) Perl
11 3 (1.18%) Embedded C++
11 3 (1.18%) PHP
11 3 (1.18%) Ruby
11 3 (1.18%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.79%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.79%) VB6
13 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 109 (42.91%) Security Cleared
2 100 (39.37%) Degree
3 65 (25.59%) SC Cleared
4 30 (11.81%) DV Cleared
5 16 (6.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (5.51%) Chartered Engineer
7 7 (2.76%) CITP
7 7 (2.76%) IIBA
7 7 (2.76%) ISEB
8 4 (1.57%) CISSP
8 4 (1.57%) PhD
9 3 (1.18%) CISM
9 3 (1.18%) MCSA
9 3 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.79%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.79%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (0.39%) CEH
11 1 (0.39%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.39%) CLAS
11 1 (0.39%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.66%) QA
2 15 (5.91%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 9 (3.54%) ECSS
4 5 (1.97%) IEC 61508
5 3 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (1.18%) DO-178B
5 3 (1.18%) GDPR
5 3 (1.18%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (1.18%) MISRA
6 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.79%) SLA
7 1 (0.39%) DO-254
7 1 (0.39%) ISO 26262
7 1 (0.39%) PMO
7 1 (0.39%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (1.97%) Docker
2 4 (1.57%) Firmware
3 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.57%) PTC Integrity
2 2 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (3.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.76%) Oracle
3 4 (1.57%) CA
3 4 (1.57%) PTC
4 3 (1.18%) SAP
5 2 (0.79%) Cadence
5 2 (0.79%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.79%) Synopsys
5 2 (0.79%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.39%) Citrix
6 1 (0.39%) IBM
6 1 (0.39%) Interwoven
6 1 (0.39%) Mitel
6 1 (0.39%) QNX
6 1 (0.39%) Red Box
6 1 (0.39%) Tableau
6 1 (0.39%) VMware