Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 113 85
Rank change year-on-year +55 -28 -29
Permanent jobs citing C 199 71 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.20% 2.20% 3.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.49% 3.90% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 143 62 98
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,900 £26,750
90th Percentile £69,500 £62,250 £68,750
South West median annual salary £43,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.16% +7.50% +6.67%

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 2344 1819 2299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 61.22% 56.44% 60.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1977 1600 2086
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £66,875
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for C.

1 129 (64.82%) Software Engineering
2 116 (58.29%) C++
3 77 (38.69%) Linux
4 76 (38.19%) Degree
5 62 (31.16%) Security Cleared
6 49 (24.62%) UML
7 43 (21.61%) Java
8 39 (19.60%) Computer Science
8 39 (19.60%) SC Cleared
9 38 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (15.08%) Project Management
11 29 (14.57%) MATLAB
12 28 (14.07%) OO
13 27 (13.57%) Validation
14 26 (13.07%) Windows
14 26 (13.07%) Python
14 26 (13.07%) Electronics
15 23 (11.56%) Algorithms
15 23 (11.56%) Open Source
16 21 (10.55%) Middleware
16 21 (10.55%) Data Analysis
16 21 (10.55%) Mathematics
17 20 (10.05%) Embedded C
17 20 (10.05%) Requirements Engineering
17 20 (10.05%) DV Cleared
18 19 (9.55%) Embedded Systems
18 19 (9.55%) Big Data
19 18 (9.05%) Simulink
19 18 (9.05%) Unit Testing
20 16 (8.04%) OOD

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 3 (1.51%) OpenStack
1 3 (1.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.01%) CMS
2 2 (1.01%) Kentico
2 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.01%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.50%) Apache
3 1 (0.50%) CloudStack
3 1 (0.50%) JBoss
3 1 (0.50%) nginx
3 1 (0.50%) Papyrus
3 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (9.05%) Simulink
2 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.50%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) LabWindows
1 1 (0.50%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (3.02%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.51%) SaaS
4 2 (1.01%) IaaS
4 2 (1.01%) Office 365
4 2 (1.01%) PaaS
5 1 (0.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.52%) Wireless
2 5 (2.51%) 802.11
2 5 (2.51%) DVB
2 5 (2.51%) Internet
3 4 (2.01%) Ethernet
3 4 (2.01%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.01%) Firewall
4 2 (1.01%) IP Telephony
4 2 (1.01%) Skype
4 2 (1.01%) WAN
5 1 (0.50%) 3G
5 1 (0.50%) 4G
5 1 (0.50%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.50%) HTTP
5 1 (0.50%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.50%) RS-232
5 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.50%) VLAN
5 1 (0.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.55%) Big Data
2 13 (6.53%) Geospatial Data
3 9 (4.52%) GIS
4 8 (4.02%) Spatial Data
5 4 (2.01%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.01%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (7.04%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.53%) Eclipse
3 10 (5.03%) Git (software)
4 9 (4.52%) Subversion
5 6 (3.02%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.51%) Maven
6 5 (2.51%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (2.01%) GNU Toolchain
7 4 (2.01%) JUnit
7 4 (2.01%) Rational Rhapsody
7 4 (2.01%) Valgrind
8 3 (1.51%) GCC
8 3 (1.51%) Gerrit
8 3 (1.51%) JBehave
8 3 (1.51%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (1.01%) Ant
9 2 (1.01%) LabVIEW
9 2 (1.01%) MSTest
9 2 (1.01%) NUnit
9 2 (1.01%) Selenium
General
1 26 (13.07%) Electronics
2 11 (5.53%) Finance
3 9 (4.52%) Advertising
4 6 (3.02%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.51%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.51%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.51%) Retail
7 2 (1.01%) Avionics
7 2 (1.01%) Banking
7 2 (1.01%) Local Government
7 2 (1.01%) Marketing
7 2 (1.01%) Military
8 1 (0.50%) Automotive
8 1 (0.50%) Games
8 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 109 (54.77%) Software Engineer
2 55 (27.64%) C++ Software Engineer
3 39 (19.60%) C Software Engineer
4 38 (19.10%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 26 (13.07%) Developer
6 24 (12.06%) Consultant
7 22 (11.06%) Embedded Engineer
8 21 (10.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 17 (8.54%) Linux Engineer
10 16 (8.04%) Java Engineer
10 16 (8.04%) Java Software Engineer
11 13 (6.53%) MATLAB Engineer
11 13 (6.53%) Senior Consultant
12 10 (5.03%) C++ Developer
13 9 (4.52%) Senior Developer
13 9 (4.52%) Systems Engineer
14 8 (4.02%) GIS Consultant
14 8 (4.02%) Senior GIS Consultant
14 8 (4.02%) Software Developer
15 7 (3.52%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.55%) Middleware
2 13 (6.53%) HTML
3 11 (5.53%) Qt
4 10 (5.03%) CSS
4 10 (5.03%) XML
5 7 (3.52%) .NET
6 5 (2.51%) 802.1X
6 5 (2.51%) jQuery
6 5 (2.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (2.01%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.01%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (2.01%) JSON
7 4 (2.01%) MFC
7 4 (2.01%) SOAP
8 3 (1.51%) CSS3
8 3 (1.51%) JSF
8 3 (1.51%) Node.js
8 3 (1.51%) RESTful
8 3 (1.51%) Sass
8 3 (1.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.60%) Computer Science
2 23 (11.56%) Algorithms
3 19 (9.55%) Embedded Systems
4 15 (7.54%) Management Information System
5 11 (5.53%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.02%) Robotics
6 6 (3.02%) User Experience
7 5 (2.51%) Digital TV
8 4 (2.01%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.51%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.51%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (1.51%) VHDL
10 2 (1.01%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (1.01%) Verilog
11 1 (0.50%) CAN bus
11 1 (0.50%) CUDA
11 1 (0.50%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 77 (38.69%) Linux
2 26 (13.07%) Windows
3 10 (5.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (2.01%) Android
4 4 (2.01%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (1.51%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.01%) Unix
7 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (64.82%) Software Engineering
2 49 (24.62%) UML
3 38 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (15.08%) Project Management
5 28 (14.07%) OO
6 27 (13.57%) Validation
7 23 (11.56%) Open Source
8 21 (10.55%) Data Analysis
8 21 (10.55%) Mathematics
9 20 (10.05%) Requirements Engineering
10 18 (9.05%) Unit Testing
11 16 (8.04%) OOD
11 16 (8.04%) Parallel Programming
12 15 (7.54%) OOP
12 15 (7.54%) Physics
13 13 (6.53%) Data Modelling
14 12 (6.03%) Machine Learning
15 11 (5.53%) SDLC
16 10 (5.03%) MODAF
17 9 (4.52%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 116 (58.29%) C++
2 43 (21.61%) Java
3 29 (14.57%) MATLAB
4 26 (13.07%) Python
5 20 (10.05%) Embedded C
6 12 (6.03%) C#
6 12 (6.03%) JavaScript
7 10 (5.03%) Embedded C++
7 10 (5.03%) Fortran
8 9 (4.52%) SQL
9 8 (4.02%) Perl
10 6 (3.02%) Assembly Language
10 6 (3.02%) Bash Shell
10 6 (3.02%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.51%) Ada
12 4 (2.01%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.01%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.51%) PHP
14 2 (1.01%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.01%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 76 (38.19%) Degree
2 62 (31.16%) Security Cleared
3 39 (19.60%) SC Cleared
4 20 (10.05%) DV Cleared
5 13 (6.53%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (5.53%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (2.01%) CIMA
7 4 (2.01%) CIPD
7 4 (2.01%) MBA
8 2 (1.01%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.50%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.50%) CISM
9 1 (0.50%) CISSP
9 1 (0.50%) PhD
9 1 (0.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.02%) IEC 61508
2 5 (2.51%) DO-178B
2 5 (2.51%) QA
3 4 (2.01%) ECSS
3 4 (2.01%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.51%) Def Stans
4 3 (1.51%) ISO 26262
4 3 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (1.01%) COBIT
5 2 (1.01%) DO-254
5 2 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 15288
5 2 (1.01%) MISRA
5 2 (1.01%) MISRA C
5 2 (1.01%) SLA
6 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.50%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.50%) Docker
1 1 (0.50%) Firmware
1 1 (0.50%) NFS
1 1 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.50%) vSphere
1 1 (0.50%) Xen
1 1 (0.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (2.51%) Puppet
2 1 (0.50%) Ansible
2 1 (0.50%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.50%) rkt
2 1 (0.50%) Terraform
2 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 11 (5.53%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.02%) Oracle
3 5 (2.51%) Citrix
4 4 (2.01%) Yahoo!
5 2 (1.01%) Cisco
5 2 (1.01%) Google
5 2 (1.01%) IBM
6 1 (0.50%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (0.50%) HP
6 1 (0.50%) Intel
6 1 (0.50%) NetApp
6 1 (0.50%) NVIDIA
6 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.50%) VMware