Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South West > Dorset
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 82 30
Rank change year-on-year +38 -52 +33
Permanent jobs citing C 61 23 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 5.45% 2.17% 8.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.34% 3.45% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 53 20 54
Dorset median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £33,500 £31,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £82,500 £48,250
South West median annual salary £43,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.16% +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 Dorset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 731 667 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 65.27% 62.92% 59.46%
Number of salaries quoted 651 599 653
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £50,250 £59,250 £50,000
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Poole +2 16 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Bournemouth +10 6 £50,500 +26.25% 5
Dorchester - 6 £60,000 - 2
Wimborne - 6 £38,000 - 1
Weymouth -6 4 £45,000 -43.75%
Shaftesbury - 1 £60,000 -
C
South West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Dorset region with a requirement for C.

1 42 (68.85%) Software Engineering
2 28 (45.90%) C++
3 21 (34.43%) Degree
4 16 (26.23%) Linux
5 14 (22.95%) Java
5 14 (22.95%) SQL
6 13 (21.31%) Embedded Systems
7 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
7 12 (19.67%) C#
7 12 (19.67%) VoIP
8 10 (16.39%) Telecoms
9 9 (14.75%) OO
9 9 (14.75%) Embedded Linux
10 8 (13.11%) Mathematics
10 8 (13.11%) Embedded C
10 8 (13.11%) Embedded C++
10 8 (13.11%) ISDN
10 8 (13.11%) TCP/IP
10 8 (13.11%) RTCP
10 8 (13.11%) RTP
10 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
11 7 (11.48%) SC Cleared
11 7 (11.48%) .NET
12 6 (9.84%) Windows
12 6 (9.84%) Project Management
12 6 (9.84%) Multithreading
12 6 (9.84%) Embedded Software Development
13 5 (8.20%) Protective Monitoring
13 5 (8.20%) SOLID
13 5 (8.20%) CESG Certified Professional

C
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.64%) CMS
1 1 (1.64%) IIS
1 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) VoIP
2 8 (13.11%) ISDN
2 8 (13.11%) RTCP
2 8 (13.11%) RTP
2 8 (13.11%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.20%) Network Security
4 4 (6.56%) 4G
5 3 (4.92%) Bluetooth
5 3 (4.92%) Ethernet
5 3 (4.92%) ICMP
5 3 (4.92%) IPsec
5 3 (4.92%) LTE
5 3 (4.92%) RFID
5 3 (4.92%) SNMP
5 3 (4.92%) SSH
5 3 (4.92%) ZigBee
6 2 (3.28%) PABX
6 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.64%) PBX
7 1 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.92%) JIRA
2 3 (4.92%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (4.92%) Subversion
General
1 10 (16.39%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.56%) Aerospace
2 4 (6.56%) Legal
3 2 (3.28%) Electronics
4 1 (1.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (54.10%) Software Engineer
2 17 (27.87%) Senior Software Engineer
3 13 (21.31%) Embedded Engineer
3 13 (21.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) Team Leader
5 8 (13.11%) Software Team Leader
6 6 (9.84%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Information Assurance Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Information Assurance Leader
7 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering Team Leader
8 4 (6.56%) C Software Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Embedded C Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) .NET
2 5 (8.20%) Qt
3 2 (3.28%) .NET Compact Framework
3 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.64%) CSS
4 1 (1.64%) HTML
4 1 (1.64%) jQuery
4 1 (1.64%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (8.20%) CESG
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (3.28%) Smart City
3 2 (3.28%) Smartcard
3 2 (3.28%) VHDL
4 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.64%) Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Linux
2 9 (14.75%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (9.84%) Windows
4 3 (4.92%) ThreadX
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (1.64%) Android
6 1 (1.64%) Unix
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (68.85%) Software Engineering
2 9 (14.75%) OO
3 8 (13.11%) Mathematics
3 8 (13.11%) Mentoring
4 6 (9.84%) Embedded Software Development
4 6 (9.84%) Multithreading
4 6 (9.84%) Project Management
5 5 (8.20%) DoDAF
5 5 (8.20%) Information Assurance
5 5 (8.20%) Information Security
5 5 (8.20%) MODAF
5 5 (8.20%) Protective Monitoring
5 5 (8.20%) Security Architecture
5 5 (8.20%) Software Testing
5 5 (8.20%) SOLID
5 5 (8.20%) TOGAF
6 4 (6.56%) Digital Signal Processing
6 4 (6.56%) OOP
6 4 (6.56%) Signal Processing
7 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) C++
2 14 (22.95%) Java
2 14 (22.95%) SQL
3 12 (19.67%) C#
4 8 (13.11%) Embedded C
4 8 (13.11%) Embedded C++
5 5 (8.20%) Python
6 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.64%) R
6 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (34.43%) Degree
2 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (11.48%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.20%) CESG Certified Professional
4 5 (8.20%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.92%) CCNA
5 3 (4.92%) CCNP
5 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.92%) HND
6 2 (3.28%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.64%) CCA
7 1 (1.64%) CCEA
7 1 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.64%) MCSE
7 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) DO-178B
1 4 (6.56%) MIL-STD-1553
2 3 (4.92%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) Cisco
3 2 (3.28%) Xilinx
4 1 (1.64%) Capita
4 1 (1.64%) Citrix
4 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.64%) VMware