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

C
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 79 109
Rank change year-on-year +9 +30 -49
Permanent jobs citing C 151 110 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.21% 3.43% 2.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.01% 6.16% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 106 86 73
Bristol median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,750 £26,900
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £70,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +2.56%

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 2,154 1,786 2,145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 60.02% 55.71% 59.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,810 1,518 2,000
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% +5.19% +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 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 85 (56.29%) Software Engineering
2 81 (53.64%) C++
3 50 (33.11%) Linux
4 46 (30.46%) Security Cleared
5 45 (29.80%) Degree
6 40 (26.49%) UML
7 31 (20.53%) SC Cleared
8 30 (19.87%) Embedded C
9 29 (19.21%) Java
9 29 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (18.54%) Validation
10 28 (18.54%) Embedded Systems
11 26 (17.22%) Computer Science
12 25 (16.56%) Electronics
13 23 (15.23%) OO
14 20 (13.25%) MATLAB
14 20 (13.25%) Python
15 18 (11.92%) Middleware
15 18 (11.92%) Requirements Engineering
16 17 (11.26%) Project Management
17 16 (10.60%) Embedded C++
17 16 (10.60%) Windows
17 16 (10.60%) Data Analysis
18 15 (9.93%) OOD
18 15 (9.93%) Simulink
18 15 (9.93%) Algorithms
18 15 (9.93%) Open Source
19 12 (7.95%) Machine Learning
19 12 (7.95%) TOGAF
19 12 (7.95%) Mathematics

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 (1.99%) OpenStack
1 3 (1.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (1.99%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.32%) CMS
2 2 (1.32%) Kentico
2 2 (1.32%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.66%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.66%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (9.93%) Simulink
2 2 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.32%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.66%) InDesign
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.66%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.66%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) LabWindows
1 1 (0.66%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.32%) IaaS
4 2 (1.32%) Office 365
4 2 (1.32%) PaaS
5 1 (0.66%) GitHub
5 1 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.97%) Ethernet
2 4 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.32%) IP Telephony
3 2 (1.32%) Skype
3 2 (1.32%) WAN
3 2 (1.32%) Wireless
4 1 (0.66%) 3G
4 1 (0.66%) 4G
4 1 (0.66%) 802.11
4 1 (0.66%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.66%) Internet
4 1 (0.66%) RS-232
4 1 (0.66%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.62%) Big Data
2 9 (5.96%) Geospatial Data
3 5 (3.31%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.65%) GIS
5 3 (1.99%) Spatial Data
6 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.32%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.66%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.66%) MySQL
7 1 (0.66%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (5.96%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.64%) Maven
2 7 (4.64%) Subversion
3 6 (3.97%) Eclipse
3 6 (3.97%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.97%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.65%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (1.99%) Ant
5 3 (1.99%) Apache Ivy
5 3 (1.99%) GCC
5 3 (1.99%) Gerrit
5 3 (1.99%) JIRA
5 3 (1.99%) JUnit
5 3 (1.99%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.32%) LabVIEW
6 2 (1.32%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.66%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.66%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.66%) GNU Toolchain
7 1 (0.66%) JBehave
General
1 25 (16.56%) Electronics
2 11 (7.28%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.96%) Finance
4 6 (3.97%) Aerospace
5 5 (3.31%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.31%) Marketing
6 4 (2.65%) Retail
7 3 (1.99%) Automotive
8 2 (1.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (43.05%) Software Engineer
2 31 (20.53%) Embedded Engineer
3 27 (17.88%) C++ Software Engineer
4 26 (17.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 21 (13.91%) Developer
6 19 (12.58%) C Software Engineer
7 18 (11.92%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 10 (6.62%) C++ Developer
8 10 (6.62%) Consultant
9 9 (5.96%) Java Engineer
9 9 (5.96%) MATLAB Engineer
10 8 (5.30%) Embedded C Engineer
10 8 (5.30%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 8 (5.30%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (5.30%) Java Software Engineer
10 8 (5.30%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (4.64%) C++ Software Developer
11 7 (4.64%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 7 (4.64%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
11 7 (4.64%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.92%) Middleware
2 10 (6.62%) Qt
3 8 (5.30%) XML
4 4 (2.65%) .NET
4 4 (2.65%) HTML
4 4 (2.65%) JSON
4 4 (2.65%) RESTful
5 3 (1.99%) CSS
5 3 (1.99%) CSS3
5 3 (1.99%) HTML5
5 3 (1.99%) JSF
5 3 (1.99%) SOAP
5 3 (1.99%) Spring
5 3 (1.99%) TensorFlow
5 3 (1.99%) Yocto
6 2 (1.32%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.32%) jQuery
6 2 (1.32%) MFC
6 2 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.54%) Embedded Systems
2 26 (17.22%) Computer Science
3 15 (9.93%) Algorithms
4 9 (5.96%) Robotics
4 9 (5.96%) User Experience
5 7 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.65%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.99%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.99%) CUDA
7 3 (1.99%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.32%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.32%) CAN bus
8 2 (1.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.66%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.66%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.66%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (0.66%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 50 (33.11%) Linux
2 16 (10.60%) Windows
3 6 (3.97%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.97%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (3.31%) Android
5 3 (1.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.32%) Unix
7 1 (0.66%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (56.29%) Software Engineering
2 40 (26.49%) UML
3 29 (19.21%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (18.54%) Validation
5 23 (15.23%) OO
6 18 (11.92%) Requirements Engineering
7 17 (11.26%) Project Management
8 16 (10.60%) Data Analysis
9 15 (9.93%) OOD
9 15 (9.93%) Open Source
10 12 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (7.95%) Machine Learning
10 12 (7.95%) Mathematics
10 12 (7.95%) TOGAF
11 11 (7.28%) Unit Testing
12 10 (6.62%) SDLC
12 10 (6.62%) SysML
13 9 (5.96%) MODAF
13 9 (5.96%) Waterfall
14 8 (5.30%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 81 (53.64%) C++
2 30 (19.87%) Embedded C
3 29 (19.21%) Java
4 20 (13.25%) MATLAB
4 20 (13.25%) Python
5 16 (10.60%) Embedded C++
6 10 (6.62%) C#
7 9 (5.96%) Ada
8 6 (3.97%) JavaScript
9 5 (3.31%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.65%) Assembly Language
10 4 (2.65%) Perl
10 4 (2.65%) SQL
11 3 (1.99%) Apple Swift
11 3 (1.99%) Fortran
11 3 (1.99%) PHP
11 3 (1.99%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.32%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 46 (30.46%) Security Cleared
2 45 (29.80%) Degree
3 31 (20.53%) SC Cleared
4 10 (6.62%) DV Cleared
5 8 (5.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.99%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.99%) PhD
7 2 (1.32%) CITP
7 2 (1.32%) IIBA
7 2 (1.32%) ISEB
8 1 (0.66%) CBAP
8 1 (0.66%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.66%) CISM
8 1 (0.66%) CISSP
8 1 (0.66%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.30%) DO-178B
2 6 (3.97%) Def Stans
3 5 (3.31%) IEC 61508
3 5 (3.31%) ISO 9001
3 5 (3.31%) QA
4 4 (2.65%) ECSS
5 3 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (1.99%) MISRA
6 2 (1.32%) SLA
7 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.66%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (2.65%) Firmware
2 1 (0.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.32%) Ansible
1 2 (1.32%) Puppet
2 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (3.31%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.65%) Oracle
3 3 (1.99%) Google
3 3 (1.99%) IBM
3 3 (1.99%) SAP
4 2 (1.32%) Cisco
5 1 (0.66%) Adobe
5 1 (0.66%) Citrix
5 1 (0.66%) Coverity
5 1 (0.66%) Intel
5 1 (0.66%) NVIDIA