The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
North East / Durham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 26 22
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4  
Permanent jobs citing C 14 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 8.81% 1.42% 7.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.05% 2.74% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 13
Median salary £35,000 £49,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.64% +42.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +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 Durham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Durham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 93 73 126
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Durham 58.49% 51.77% 72.00%
Number of salaries quoted 88 68 112
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.10% -8.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Durham 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 Durham

C
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for C in Durham

C
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Durham over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Durham

C
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Durham region over the 3 months to 22 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
Stockton-on-Tees - 3 £42,500 -
C
North East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Durham region with a requirement for C.

1 16 (94.12%) C++
2 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
3 13 (76.47%) Firmware
4 12 (70.59%) ISO 9001
4 12 (70.59%) Embedded C
4 12 (70.59%) Embedded C++
4 12 (70.59%) Wireless
4 12 (70.59%) Embedded Systems
4 12 (70.59%) Algorithms
4 12 (70.59%) RS-232
4 12 (70.59%) RS-485
5 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 4 (23.53%) Electronics
6 3 (17.65%) Pascal
6 3 (17.65%) VMS
6 3 (17.65%) OpenVMS
6 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
6 3 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.88%) Qt
7 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
7 1 (5.88%) ISO 9000
7 1 (5.88%) Unix
7 1 (5.88%) Linux
7 1 (5.88%) Legal
7 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (5.88%) LabVIEW
7 1 (5.88%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (5.88%) CAD

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 1 (5.88%) AutoCAD
1 1 (5.88%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) RS-232
1 12 (70.59%) RS-485
1 12 (70.59%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (23.53%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) C Software Engineer
1 15 (88.24%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 15 (88.24%) C++ Software Engineer
1 15 (88.24%) Software Engineer
2 12 (70.59%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 12 (70.59%) Embedded C Engineer
2 12 (70.59%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 12 (70.59%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 12 (70.59%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 12 (70.59%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 12 (70.59%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 12 (70.59%) Embedded Engineer
2 12 (70.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) VMS Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Healthcare Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) PCB Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) PCB Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Algorithms
1 12 (70.59%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) OpenVMS
1 3 (17.65%) VMS
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) CAD
3 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C++
2 12 (70.59%) Embedded C
2 12 (70.59%) Embedded C++
3 3 (17.65%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (70.59%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Firmware