Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South West > Devon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 58 66
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8 +9
Permanent jobs citing C 19 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.42% 3.65% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.12% 5.50% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 11
Devon median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,700
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +12.04% -16.00%
10th Percentile £33,250 £25,016 £27,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £43,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +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 Devon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 371 527 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 66.85% 66.29% 61.58%
Number of salaries quoted 331 479 377
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,447 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £47,000
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.90% +4.05%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for C in Devon

C
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C in Devon.

Salary trend for C in Devon

C
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Devon over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Devon

C
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Devon region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth +11 13 £42,500 -19.05%
Torquay - 2 £50,000 -
Exeter -10 1 £26,000 -13.33%
Newton Abbot - 1 £47,500 -
C
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Devon region with a requirement for C.

1 15 (78.95%) C++
2 11 (57.89%) Firmware
2 11 (57.89%) Electronics
3 9 (47.37%) Degree
4 8 (42.11%) JSON
4 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
4 8 (42.11%) ZigBee
4 8 (42.11%) REST
4 8 (42.11%) Smart Home
4 8 (42.11%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (42.11%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
6 4 (21.05%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) SDLC
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) Embedded C
7 3 (15.79%) C#
7 3 (15.79%) Linux
7 3 (15.79%) Python
7 3 (15.79%) Perl
7 3 (15.79%) AWK
7 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
7 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
8 2 (10.53%) DO-178B
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (10.53%) Schematic Capture
8 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement Process
8 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (10.53%) Git (software)

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (42.11%) ZigBee
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 2 (10.53%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) LoadRunner
1 2 (10.53%) Mercurial
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (57.89%) Electronics
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Firmware Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Firmware Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Interoperability Testing (IOT) Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Software Tester
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Ada Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Ada Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) FPGA Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) JSON
1 8 (42.11%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
1 8 (42.11%) Smart Home
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) VxWorks
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Scrum
2 4 (21.05%) SDLC
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (10.53%) Schematic Capture
3 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C++
2 4 (21.05%) Embedded C
3 3 (15.79%) AWK
3 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.79%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) Perl
3 3 (15.79%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) Ada
4 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 8 (42.11%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) DO-178B
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) EMC
2 1 (5.26%) Xilinx