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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South West / Dorset
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 57 43
Rank change year-on-year +30 -14  
Permanent jobs citing C 44 10 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 9.38% 1.91% 6.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.33% 3.29% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 43 7 21
Median salary £45,000 £80,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.75% +207.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £64,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £80,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% +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 307 304 367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 65.46% 58.13% 58.53%
Number of salaries quoted 277 272 294
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,175 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 June 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 June 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
Poole +15 14 £44,000 - 3
Bournemouth - 12 £46,250 -
Weymouth +9 3 £45,000 -43.75% 1
C
South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 51 (66.23%) C++
2 44 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 31 (40.26%) Embedded Systems
4 25 (32.47%) Linux
5 22 (28.57%) C#
6 21 (27.27%) Degree
7 18 (23.38%) Security Cleared
8 17 (22.08%) Windows
9 15 (19.48%) OO
10 14 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
11 13 (16.88%) SC Cleared
12 12 (15.58%) Ethernet
12 12 (15.58%) Electronics
13 11 (14.29%) Embedded C
13 11 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
13 11 (14.29%) Mathematics
14 9 (11.69%) Embedded C++
14 9 (11.69%) Manufacturing
14 9 (11.69%) Mentoring
15 8 (10.39%) Mobile App
15 8 (10.39%) Project Management
15 8 (10.39%) Computer Science
16 7 (9.09%) Configuration Management
16 7 (9.09%) OOD
16 7 (9.09%) Java
16 7 (9.09%) .NET
16 7 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
16 7 (9.09%) Network Security
17 6 (7.79%) Multithreading
17 6 (7.79%) Rational DOORS

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 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.58%) Ethernet
2 7 (9.09%) Network Security
3 5 (6.49%) 4G
3 5 (6.49%) LTE
3 5 (6.49%) PABX
3 5 (6.49%) VoIP
4 4 (5.19%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (3.90%) Bluetooth
5 3 (3.90%) ICMP
5 3 (3.90%) IPsec
5 3 (3.90%) SNMP
5 3 (3.90%) SSH
6 2 (2.60%) 3G
6 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.30%) RFID
7 1 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) SQLite
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Rational DOORS
1 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.90%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.30%) JIRA
3 1 (1.30%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 12 (15.58%) Electronics
2 9 (11.69%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.90%) Military
4 2 (2.60%) Finance
5 1 (1.30%) Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (51.95%) Software Engineer
2 14 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
3 13 (16.88%) C Software Engineer
3 13 (16.88%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (15.58%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (11.69%) Embedded Engineer
5 9 (11.69%) Lead Software Engineer
5 9 (11.69%) Principal Engineer
6 8 (10.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (10.39%) Principal Software Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Firmware Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Software Team Leader
7 6 (7.79%) Team Leader
7 6 (7.79%) Technical Leader
8 5 (6.49%) Information Assurance Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Information Security Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Security Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) FPGA Design Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) FPGA Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) FPGA/VHDL Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.09%) .NET
2 6 (7.79%) MFC
2 6 (7.79%) WPF
3 4 (5.19%) Qt
4 3 (3.90%) .NET Compact Framework
4 3 (3.90%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (40.26%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (10.39%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.39%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.49%) Device Driver
3 5 (6.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (5.19%) VHDL
5 3 (3.90%) CESG
5 3 (3.90%) Smartcard
6 2 (2.60%) Smart City
7 1 (1.30%) CPLD
7 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.47%) Linux
2 17 (22.08%) Windows
3 11 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (3.90%) Android
4 3 (3.90%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 2 (2.60%) ThreadX
6 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 15 (19.48%) OO
3 14 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
4 11 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 9 (11.69%) Mentoring
6 8 (10.39%) Project Management
7 7 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 7 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
7 7 (9.09%) OOD
8 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (7.79%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (7.79%) Multithreading
8 6 (7.79%) Post-Production
9 5 (6.49%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (6.49%) Device Driver Development
9 5 (6.49%) Information Assurance
9 5 (6.49%) Information Security
9 5 (6.49%) Network Management
9 5 (6.49%) Open Source
9 5 (6.49%) UML
Programming Languages
1 51 (66.23%) C++
2 22 (28.57%) C#
3 11 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 9 (11.69%) Embedded C++
5 7 (9.09%) Java
6 6 (7.79%) SQL
7 2 (2.60%) Python
8 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (27.27%) Degree
2 18 (23.38%) Security Cleared
3 13 (16.88%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (3.90%) CCNA
5 3 (3.90%) CCNP
5 3 (3.90%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.90%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.90%) HND
6 1 (1.30%) CISA
6 1 (1.30%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) QA
2 5 (6.49%) Def Stans
3 2 (2.60%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.60%) JSP 440
3 2 (2.60%) TickIT
4 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) Firmware
2 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (6.49%) EMC
2 4 (5.19%) Xilinx
3 3 (3.90%) Cisco
3 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.30%) Dell
4 1 (1.30%) HP
4 1 (1.30%) Signiant
4 1 (1.30%) VMware
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