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

C
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 57 101
Rank change year-on-year +19 +44 -30
Permanent jobs citing C 266 207 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.26% 5.44% 2.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.75% 8.81% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 142 158 74
Bristol median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £29,775 £27,500 £34,125
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £69,725
South West median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +8.24% -1.16% +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 2,264 2,350 1,826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 61.81% 61.78% 56.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,863 1,985 1,651
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £62,500
South West median annual salary £44,000 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.98% +1.88% +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 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for C in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 126 (47.37%) C++
2 118 (44.36%) Security Cleared
3 114 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 113 (42.48%) Degree
5 101 (37.97%) Linux
6 83 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
7 75 (28.20%) SC Cleared
8 67 (25.19%) UML
9 63 (23.68%) Java
10 60 (22.56%) Computer Science
11 36 (13.53%) Validation
12 34 (12.78%) Electronics
13 32 (12.03%) TOGAF
14 31 (11.65%) XML
14 31 (11.65%) OO
14 31 (11.65%) DV Cleared
14 31 (11.65%) Machine Learning
14 31 (11.65%) ArchiMate
15 30 (11.28%) Embedded Systems
15 30 (11.28%) Subversion
16 29 (10.90%) Python
17 28 (10.53%) Eclipse
17 28 (10.53%) C#
17 28 (10.53%) Mathematics
18 27 (10.15%) Continuous Integration
18 27 (10.15%) TDD
19 26 (9.77%) Maven
20 25 (9.40%) Apple iOS
21 24 (9.02%) Git (software)
21 24 (9.02%) 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 11 (4.14%) Confluence
2 9 (3.38%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.13%) Apache
4 3 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.75%) Drupal
6 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.38%) CMS
6 1 (0.38%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.38%) IIS
6 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (2.26%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (2.26%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.50%) Simulink
3 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (3.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.88%) SaaS
4 2 (0.75%) GitHub
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.63%) Ethernet
2 6 (2.26%) Modbus
3 5 (1.88%) Wireless
4 4 (1.50%) PPP
4 4 (1.50%) Profibus
4 4 (1.50%) RS-232
4 4 (1.50%) RS-422
4 4 (1.50%) RS-485
4 4 (1.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.75%) 5G
5 2 (0.75%) Bluetooth
5 2 (0.75%) Firewall
5 2 (0.75%) LAN
5 2 (0.75%) MQTT
5 2 (0.75%) WAN
5 2 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.75%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.38%) Internet
6 1 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.27%) Big Data
2 9 (3.38%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.26%) Geospatial Data
4 5 (1.88%) MySQL
5 3 (1.13%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.75%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.75%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.75%) Neo4j
6 2 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.38%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.38%) DB2
7 1 (0.38%) GIS
7 1 (0.38%) Power BI
7 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (11.28%) Subversion
2 28 (10.53%) Eclipse
3 26 (9.77%) Maven
4 24 (9.02%) Git (software)
5 23 (8.65%) Jenkins
6 20 (7.52%) JIRA
7 13 (4.89%) Ant
7 13 (4.89%) Apache Ivy
7 13 (4.89%) GCC
7 13 (4.89%) Gerrit
7 13 (4.89%) Sonatype Nexus
8 9 (3.38%) JUnit
9 7 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
10 6 (2.26%) Selenium
11 5 (1.88%) Rational Team Concert
12 4 (1.50%) Rational Rhapsody
13 3 (1.13%) Polyspace
13 3 (1.13%) SpecFlow
14 2 (0.75%) Bitbucket
14 2 (0.75%) VectorCAST
General
1 34 (12.78%) Electronics
2 22 (8.27%) Marketing
3 21 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 20 (7.52%) Military
5 18 (6.77%) Finance
6 16 (6.02%) Aerospace
7 10 (3.76%) Japanese Language
8 8 (3.01%) Banking
8 8 (3.01%) Retail
9 7 (2.63%) Mandarin Language
10 5 (1.88%) Automotive
11 2 (0.75%) Avionics
11 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 89 (33.46%) Software Engineer
2 54 (20.30%) C++ Software Engineer
3 40 (15.04%) Developer
4 22 (8.27%) Embedded Engineer
5 21 (7.89%) Architect
5 21 (7.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 20 (7.52%) Java Engineer
7 19 (7.14%) Analyst
7 19 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
8 17 (6.39%) Business Analyst
9 15 (5.64%) C Software Engineer
9 15 (5.64%) Systems Engineer
10 13 (4.89%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 13 (4.89%) Consultant
11 12 (4.51%) Junior
11 12 (4.51%) Software Developer
12 11 (4.14%) C++ Developer
13 10 (3.76%) Design Engineer
13 10 (3.76%) Linux Engineer
13 10 (3.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.65%) XML
2 21 (7.89%) HTML
3 17 (6.39%) Qt
4 14 (5.26%) Spring
5 12 (4.51%) JSF
6 11 (4.14%) Middleware
7 9 (3.38%) CSS
8 8 (3.01%) EJB
8 8 (3.01%) OpenCV
9 7 (2.63%) .NET
9 7 (2.63%) HTML5
10 6 (2.26%) RESTful
11 5 (1.88%) AngularJS
11 5 (1.88%) jQuery
12 3 (1.13%) .NET Core
12 3 (1.13%) CSS3
12 3 (1.13%) LAMP
12 3 (1.13%) Node.js
12 3 (1.13%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (1.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 60 (22.56%) Computer Science
2 30 (11.28%) Embedded Systems
3 17 (6.39%) User Experience
4 16 (6.02%) Robotics
5 15 (5.64%) Management Information System
6 11 (4.14%) ASIC
6 11 (4.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 9 (3.38%) SystemC
7 9 (3.38%) Verilog
8 6 (2.26%) Digital Media
8 6 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.50%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.50%) CAN bus
9 4 (1.50%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.13%) Blog
10 3 (1.13%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.13%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.75%) CUDA
11 2 (0.75%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 101 (37.97%) Linux
2 25 (9.40%) Apple iOS
3 23 (8.65%) Android
4 12 (4.51%) Windows
5 8 (3.01%) CentOS
6 7 (2.63%) FreeRTOS
6 7 (2.63%) SafeRTOS
7 6 (2.26%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.38%) LynxOS
8 1 (0.38%) Unix
8 1 (0.38%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 83 (31.20%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (25.19%) UML
4 36 (13.53%) Validation
5 32 (12.03%) TOGAF
6 31 (11.65%) ArchiMate
6 31 (11.65%) Machine Learning
6 31 (11.65%) OO
7 28 (10.53%) Mathematics
8 27 (10.15%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (10.15%) TDD
9 24 (9.02%) iOS Development
9 24 (9.02%) Scrum
10 23 (8.65%) Enterprise Architecture
11 22 (8.27%) Android Development
11 22 (8.27%) Mobile Development
11 22 (8.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 21 (7.89%) SDLC
13 20 (7.52%) OOD
14 18 (6.77%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 126 (47.37%) C++
2 63 (23.68%) Java
3 29 (10.90%) Python
4 28 (10.53%) C#
5 23 (8.65%) Embedded C
6 12 (4.51%) Shell Script
7 10 (3.76%) SQL
8 9 (3.38%) Perl
9 8 (3.01%) JavaScript
10 7 (2.63%) Ada
10 7 (2.63%) Assembly Language
10 7 (2.63%) Embedded C++
11 6 (2.26%) PHP
12 5 (1.88%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.88%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.50%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.50%) Ruby
14 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 118 (44.36%) Security Cleared
2 113 (42.48%) Degree
3 75 (28.20%) SC Cleared
4 31 (11.65%) DV Cleared
5 22 (8.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (4.51%) Chartered Engineer
7 11 (4.14%) CITP
7 11 (4.14%) IIBA
7 11 (4.14%) ISEB
8 6 (2.26%) PhD
9 3 (1.13%) CISSP
10 2 (0.75%) CESG Certified Professional
10 2 (0.75%) CISM
10 2 (0.75%) TOGAF Certification
11 1 (0.38%) CLAS
11 1 (0.38%) MCSA
11 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.52%) QA
2 13 (4.89%) ECSS
2 13 (4.89%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 9 (3.38%) IEC 61508
4 6 (2.26%) MISRA
5 5 (1.88%) ISO 15765
6 4 (1.50%) ISO 9001
6 4 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 3 (1.13%) Def Stans
7 3 (1.13%) DO-178B
7 3 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.75%) MISRA C
9 1 (0.38%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.38%) GDPR
9 1 (0.38%) ISO 26262
9 1 (0.38%) PMO
9 1 (0.38%) RMADS
9 1 (0.38%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (2.26%) Docker
2 5 (1.88%) Firmware
3 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.50%) PTC Integrity
2 1 (0.38%) Ansible
2 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (3.38%) Oracle
2 8 (3.01%) Red Hat
3 7 (2.63%) CA
3 7 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.50%) Cadence
4 4 (1.50%) IBM
4 4 (1.50%) PTC
4 4 (1.50%) Synopsys
5 2 (0.75%) SAP
5 2 (0.75%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.38%) Juniper
6 1 (0.38%) QNX
6 1 (0.38%) Tableau