Period
to 20 September 2018

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

C
South West > Dorset
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 34 82
Rank change year-on-year -14 +48 -43
Permanent jobs citing C 89 67 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 6.30% 7.60% 2.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.41% 11.96% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 69 65 19
Dorset median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £59,275 £61,250 £82,500
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 Dorset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 946 560 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 67.00% 63.49% 60.32%
Number of salaries quoted 875 497 572
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 September 2018.

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 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
Poole -10 38 £37,500 -16.67% 6
Bournemouth -16 23 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Dorchester -7 15 £55,000 -8.33% 5
Blandford Forum - 1 £40,000 -
C
South West

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

1 48 (53.93%) Software Engineering
2 46 (51.69%) C++
3 32 (35.96%) Python
4 28 (31.46%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (24.72%) Java
6 21 (23.60%) C#
7 19 (21.35%) .NET
8 18 (20.22%) OO
8 18 (20.22%) Web Development
8 18 (20.22%) SOLID
9 17 (19.10%) MVVM
9 17 (19.10%) Embedded Systems
9 17 (19.10%) WPF
9 17 (19.10%) Visual Studio
9 17 (19.10%) SQL
9 17 (19.10%) OOP
10 16 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (13.48%) Telecoms
11 12 (13.48%) Capita
11 12 (13.48%) Unit Testing
11 12 (13.48%) 4G
12 11 (12.36%) Finance
13 10 (11.24%) Windows
13 10 (11.24%) 3G
13 10 (11.24%) VoIP
13 10 (11.24%) SLA
14 9 (10.11%) Scrum
14 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (10.11%) Degree
15 8 (8.99%) Critical Thinking

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:

Applications
1 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (6.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (6.74%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.49%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.49%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.12%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.12%) Office 365
3 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.48%) 4G
2 10 (11.24%) 3G
2 10 (11.24%) VoIP
3 4 (4.49%) Ethernet
4 3 (3.37%) Bluetooth
4 3 (3.37%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.25%) DNS
5 2 (2.25%) Network Security
5 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.25%) ZigBee
6 1 (1.12%) NFC
6 1 (1.12%) RFID
6 1 (1.12%) SMS
6 1 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.49%) MariaDB
1 4 (4.49%) MongoDB
1 4 (4.49%) MySQL
1 4 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (2.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.12%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.12%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.12%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 17 (19.10%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.62%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.62%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.12%) Ant
4 1 (1.12%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.12%) dbdeploy
4 1 (1.12%) ER Studio
4 1 (1.12%) ERwin
4 1 (1.12%) Gradle
4 1 (1.12%) Hudson
4 1 (1.12%) JIRA
4 1 (1.12%) Maven
4 1 (1.12%) MSTest
4 1 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.12%) Selenium
4 1 (1.12%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.12%) Subversion
4 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (13.48%) Telecoms
2 11 (12.36%) Finance
3 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.37%) Electronics
5 2 (2.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (51.69%) Software Engineer
2 21 (23.60%) C++ Software Engineer
3 19 (21.35%) Senior Software Engineer
4 18 (20.22%) C# Software Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Analyst
5 9 (10.11%) C Software Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Python Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Python Software Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) IT Analyst
7 7 (7.87%) Developer
8 6 (6.74%) C Developer
8 6 (6.74%) C/C++ Developer
8 6 (6.74%) C++ Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Embedded Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Help Desk Analyst
8 6 (6.74%) Senior C Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Senior C++ Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Java Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.35%) .NET
2 17 (19.10%) WPF
3 4 (4.49%) Node.js
4 2 (2.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.12%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.12%) HTML
5 1 (1.12%) jQuery
5 1 (1.12%) Kendo UI
5 1 (1.12%) RESTful
5 1 (1.12%) SOAP
5 1 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.10%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.49%) ASIC
3 4 (4.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (2.25%) CESG
4 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.24%) Windows
2 8 (8.99%) Linux
3 5 (5.62%) Unix
4 4 (4.49%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.25%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.25%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.12%) Android
6 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.93%) Software Engineering
2 28 (31.46%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (20.22%) OO
3 18 (20.22%) SOLID
3 18 (20.22%) Web Development
4 17 (19.10%) MVVM
4 17 (19.10%) OOP
5 16 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (13.48%) Unit Testing
7 9 (10.11%) Scrum
8 8 (8.99%) Critical Thinking
8 8 (8.99%) Incident Management
9 7 (7.87%) Mathematics
9 7 (7.87%) Time Management
10 6 (6.74%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (6.74%) ITIL
10 6 (6.74%) ITIL V2
11 5 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.62%) Process Improvement
11 5 (5.62%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (51.69%) C++
2 32 (35.96%) Python
3 22 (24.72%) Java
4 21 (23.60%) C#
5 17 (19.10%) SQL
6 7 (7.87%) Embedded C
7 6 (6.74%) Embedded C++
8 4 (4.49%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.49%) Go
8 4 (4.49%) Perl
8 4 (4.49%) PHP
9 3 (3.37%) VB
10 1 (1.12%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.12%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (10.11%) Degree
2 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (2.25%) CISM
3 2 (2.25%) CISSP
3 2 (2.25%) HNC
4 1 (1.12%) APMP
4 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.12%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) SLA
2 6 (6.74%) QA
3 4 (4.49%) GCP
4 2 (2.25%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.25%) RMADS
5 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) Firmware
2 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.12%) XenApp
3 1 (1.12%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 12 (13.48%) Capita
2 4 (4.49%) Atlassian
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.25%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.12%) Cisco
4 1 (1.12%) Citrix
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle
4 1 (1.12%) Telerik
4 1 (1.12%) Twitter