Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South West > Devon
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 57 62
Rank change year-on-year +38 +5 +17
Permanent jobs citing C 57 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 11.45% 3.55% 2.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.11% 5.20% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 44 22 17
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,016 £23,497
90th Percentile £53,875 £51,250 £58,750
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 Devon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 270 423 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 54.22% 68.34% 68.98%
Number of salaries quoted 221 385 436
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -2.78%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,016 £23,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 19 September 2018.

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 19 September 2018. 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 -1 20 £36,000 -15.29% 9
Exeter +36 15 £35,000 +23.42% 6
Newton Abbot - 12 £30,000 -
C
South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Devon region with a requirement for C.

1 39 (68.42%) C++
2 28 (49.12%) Embedded C
2 28 (49.12%) Embedded C++
3 25 (43.86%) Firmware
4 20 (35.09%) Embedded Systems
5 19 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 19 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 18 (31.58%) Algorithms
7 17 (29.82%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (28.07%) Git (software)
8 16 (28.07%) Automotive
9 15 (26.32%) Validation
10 13 (22.81%) Degree
11 11 (19.30%) MATLAB
12 10 (17.54%) Subversion
13 9 (15.79%) Python
13 9 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (14.04%) Assembly Language
14 8 (14.04%) PHP
14 8 (14.04%) MVC
15 7 (12.28%) MySQL
15 7 (12.28%) HND
15 7 (12.28%) Windows
15 7 (12.28%) JSON
16 6 (10.53%) Mathematics
16 6 (10.53%) Linux
16 6 (10.53%) CSS
16 6 (10.53%) HTML
16 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
16 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.26%) Confluence
2 2 (3.51%) Apache
2 2 (3.51%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.26%) Bluetooth
2 3 (5.26%) Internet
2 3 (5.26%) Wireless
3 2 (3.51%) SMS
3 2 (3.51%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.51%) ZigBee
4 1 (1.75%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) MySQL
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 16 (28.07%) Git (software)
2 10 (17.54%) Subversion
3 5 (8.77%) JIRA
General
1 16 (28.07%) Automotive
2 3 (5.26%) Electronics
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 27 (47.37%) Embedded Engineer
2 15 (26.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 15 (26.32%) Research Engineer
2 15 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Developer
4 7 (12.28%) Design Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Firmware Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.02%) C# Developer
6 4 (7.02%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (7.02%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (7.02%) PHP Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) IT Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) IT Support
7 3 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) JSON
2 6 (10.53%) CSS
2 6 (10.53%) HTML
3 5 (8.77%) AngularJS
3 5 (8.77%) Laravel
3 5 (8.77%) XML
4 4 (7.02%) .NET
5 3 (5.26%) Ext JS
5 3 (5.26%) Qt
6 2 (3.51%) .NET Framework
6 2 (3.51%) LAMP
6 2 (3.51%) React
6 2 (3.51%) REST
7 1 (1.75%) 802.1X
7 1 (1.75%) Android SDK
7 1 (1.75%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.09%) Embedded Systems
2 18 (31.58%) Algorithms
3 17 (29.82%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.26%) Data Structures
5 3 (5.26%) Driving Licence
5 3 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.75%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) Linux
3 3 (5.26%) Unix
3 3 (5.26%) Windows 10
3 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 19 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 15 (26.32%) Validation
3 9 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (14.04%) MVC
5 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.53%) Mathematics
6 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
7 3 (5.26%) Integration Testing
7 3 (5.26%) Microservices
7 3 (5.26%) OO
8 2 (3.51%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.51%) Embedded Software Development
8 2 (3.51%) IT Strategy
8 2 (3.51%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.51%) Multithreading
8 2 (3.51%) Project Management
8 2 (3.51%) Schematic Capture
8 2 (3.51%) Software Architecture
8 2 (3.51%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (68.42%) C++
2 28 (49.12%) Embedded C
2 28 (49.12%) Embedded C++
3 11 (19.30%) MATLAB
4 9 (15.79%) Python
5 8 (14.04%) Assembly Language
5 8 (14.04%) PHP
6 5 (8.77%) C#
6 5 (8.77%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.26%) Java
8 2 (3.51%) SQL
9 1 (1.75%) Ada
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) Degree
2 7 (12.28%) HND
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.75%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) MISRA
System Software
1 25 (43.86%) Firmware
2 3 (5.26%) XenApp
3 2 (3.51%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (5.26%) Citrix
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.26%) Sencha