The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
South West / Dorset
Rank 25 34 52
Rank change year-on-year +9 +18  
Permanent jobs citing C 33 50 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 8.62% 7.07% 5.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.20% 12.69% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 31
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 250 394 551
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 65.27% 55.73% 71.10%
Number of salaries quoted 233 300 489
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,225 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing C as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C in Dorset

C
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for C in Dorset

C
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Dorset over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Dorset

C
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +7 10 £42,500 +25.92% 3
Poole 0 7 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Weymouth - 4 £40,000 -
Wimborne - 3 £37,500 -
C
South West

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Dorset region with a requirement for C.

1 28 (70.00%) C++
2 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
3 12 (30.00%) Electronics
3 12 (30.00%) Degree
4 10 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (25.00%) C#
4 10 (25.00%) OO
4 10 (25.00%) Linux
5 9 (22.50%) Java
6 8 (20.00%) Windows
6 8 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 8 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 7 (17.50%) SQL
7 7 (17.50%) Firmware
8 6 (15.00%) EMC
8 6 (15.00%) OOD
8 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
9 5 (12.50%) PABX
9 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (12.50%) Embedded C
9 5 (12.50%) .NET
10 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
10 4 (10.00%) Project Management
10 4 (10.00%) QA
10 4 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (10.00%) Open Source
10 4 (10.00%) SDLC
10 4 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
10 4 (10.00%) Network Security

C
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 3 (7.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) PABX
2 4 (10.00%) Network Security
3 3 (7.50%) 3G
3 3 (7.50%) 4G
3 3 (7.50%) Bluetooth
3 3 (7.50%) Ethernet
3 3 (7.50%) LTE
3 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.50%) VoIP
4 1 (2.50%) RS-232
4 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQLite
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (30.00%) Electronics
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.50%) Military
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 6 (15.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) RF Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 3 (7.50%) Graduate
5 3 (7.50%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Software Team Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Support Technician
5 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Coordinator
6 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) Spring
2 2 (5.00%) Struts
2 2 (5.00%) Swing
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) Device Driver
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.50%) CPLD
5 1 (2.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Windows
3 4 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Android
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
2 10 (25.00%) OO
3 8 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 8 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (15.00%) OOD
5 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (10.00%) Open Source
6 4 (10.00%) Post-Production
6 4 (10.00%) Project Management
6 4 (10.00%) SDLC
7 3 (7.50%) Business Development
7 3 (7.50%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (7.50%) Device Driver Development
7 3 (7.50%) Network Design
7 3 (7.50%) Network Management
7 3 (7.50%) OOP
7 3 (7.50%) People Management
8 2 (5.00%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) C++
2 10 (25.00%) C#
3 9 (22.50%) Java
4 7 (17.50%) SQL
5 5 (12.50%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.00%) Scala
7 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) Def Stans
2 3 (7.50%) ISO 9001
3 2 (5.00%) TickIT
4 1 (2.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) EMC
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
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