C Jobs in England

C
UK > England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 2 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 151 214 206
Rank change year-on-year +63 -8 +22
Permanent jobs citing C 1,401 1,717 2,297
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.96% 1.72% 1.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.55% 3.85% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,086 840 921
10th Percentile £38,750 £34,875 £35,125
25th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,250 £61,180 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.79% +11.24% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -

All Programming Languages
England

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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 25,232 44,615 63,607
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 35.38% 44.76% 52.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21,042 28,461 40,046
10th Percentile £36,250 £39,000 £37,128
25th Percentile £45,000 £49,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%
75th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £106,250 £100,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for C in England

C
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C in England.

Salary trend for C in England

C
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing C in England over the 6 months to 2 March 2024.

Salary histogram for C in England

C
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the England region over the 6 months to 2 March 2024. 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
Jobs
South East +13 409 £55,000 +7.11% 234
East of England +29 232 £60,000 -7.69% 145
London +82 212 £82,500 +17.86% 115
South West +42 195 £57,500 -8.00% 133
Midlands +1 178 £55,000 -8.33% 93
North of England +46 171 £52,500 - 80
West Midlands +1 109 £62,500 -21.88% 51
North West +86 101 £52,500 -4.55% 44
East Midlands +28 69 £50,000 -13.04% 42
Yorkshire +21 56 £50,000 +17.65% 29
North East +11 14 £55,000 -12.00% 7
C
UK

C
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (1.50%) Confluence
2 14 (1.00%) Apache Spark
3 13 (0.93%) nginx
4 9 (0.64%) Apache
4 9 (0.64%) Jupyter
5 7 (0.50%) CMS
5 7 (0.50%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.36%) IIS
6 5 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.29%) Apache Airflow
7 4 (0.29%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.21%) Headless CMS
8 3 (0.21%) Kentico
8 3 (0.21%) SAS
9 2 (0.14%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.14%) Liferay
9 2 (0.14%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.071%) Luigi
10 1 (0.071%) WordPress
Applications
1 84 (6.00%) Simulink
2 28 (2.00%) Stateflow
3 13 (0.93%) CANalyzer
4 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (0.36%) Doxygen
5 5 (0.36%) OrCAD
5 5 (0.36%) TargetLink
6 3 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.14%) CATIA
7 2 (0.14%) Fusion 360
7 2 (0.14%) GNU Octave
7 2 (0.14%) Mathcad
7 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.071%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.071%) LibreOffice
8 1 (0.071%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.29%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 4 (0.29%) JDE OneWorld
2 4 (0.29%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.071%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.071%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.071%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 94 (6.71%) AWS
2 60 (4.28%) Azure
3 40 (2.86%) GitHub
4 29 (2.07%) SaaS
5 17 (1.21%) Power Platform
6 15 (1.07%) GCP
7 13 (0.93%) Azure DevOps
8 8 (0.57%) GitHub Actions
8 8 (0.57%) Serverless
9 7 (0.50%) AWS IoT
9 7 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
9 7 (0.50%) BlazeMeter
9 7 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (0.29%) Datadog
11 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.21%) Amazon EKS
11 3 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.21%) AWS CodeCommit
11 3 (0.21%) dbt
Communications & Networking
1 73 (5.21%) TCP/IP
2 69 (4.93%) Wireless
3 49 (3.50%) Bluetooth
4 45 (3.21%) RS-232
4 45 (3.21%) Wi-Fi
5 39 (2.78%) Ethernet
6 30 (2.14%) Internet
6 30 (2.14%) RS-485
7 24 (1.71%) J1939
8 16 (1.14%) ZigBee
9 14 (1.00%) Firewall
9 14 (1.00%) Modbus
10 11 (0.79%) LTE
10 11 (0.79%) Network Security
11 10 (0.71%) 5G
11 10 (0.71%) MQTT
12 8 (0.57%) RS-422
13 7 (0.50%) 4G
13 7 (0.50%) GSM
13 7 (0.50%) Link 16
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
2 31 (2.21%) SQL Server
3 28 (2.00%) MySQL
4 20 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 15 (1.07%) Power BI
6 12 (0.86%) Big Data
7 10 (0.71%) Relational Database
8 9 (0.64%) Data Mining
9 7 (0.50%) NoSQL
9 7 (0.50%) Oracle Database
9 7 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (0.43%) DB2
10 6 (0.43%) SQLite
11 5 (0.36%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (0.36%) Data Lake
11 5 (0.36%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.29%) GIS
12 4 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 119 (8.49%) Git
2 87 (6.21%) JIRA
3 66 (4.71%) Jenkins
4 55 (3.93%) Visual Studio
5 45 (3.21%) Subversion
6 39 (2.78%) GitLab
7 28 (2.00%) Rational Rhapsody
8 22 (1.57%) ClearCase
9 19 (1.36%) Plastic SCM
10 17 (1.21%) Bitbucket
11 15 (1.07%) LabVIEW
12 13 (0.93%) Eclipse
13 12 (0.86%) ClearQuest
14 11 (0.79%) GDB
15 10 (0.71%) GNU Toolchain
16 8 (0.57%) Cucumber
16 8 (0.57%) eggPlant
16 8 (0.57%) JMeter
17 7 (0.50%) JUnit
17 7 (0.50%) SoapUI
General
1 343 (24.48%) Electronics
2 257 (18.34%) Social Skills
3 150 (10.71%) Automotive
4 144 (10.28%) Manufacturing
5 128 (9.14%) Finance
6 113 (8.07%) Analytical Skills
6 113 (8.07%) Marketing
7 93 (6.64%) Telecoms
8 76 (5.42%) Public Sector
9 68 (4.85%) Aerospace
10 31 (2.21%) Retail
11 25 (1.78%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 21 (1.50%) Games
12 21 (1.50%) Law
13 17 (1.21%) Military
14 15 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
14 15 (1.07%) Presentation Skills
15 14 (1.00%) Brand Awareness
16 11 (0.79%) Legal
16 11 (0.79%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 642 (45.82%) Software Engineer
2 339 (24.20%) Embedded Engineer
3 285 (20.34%) Senior
4 244 (17.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 162 (11.56%) Developer
6 134 (9.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 111 (7.92%) Lead
8 94 (6.71%) Senior Embedded Engineer
9 84 (6.00%) C++ Software Engineer
10 73 (5.21%) Software Developer
11 65 (4.64%) Linux Engineer
12 56 (4.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
13 55 (3.93%) Systems Engineer
14 51 (3.64%) Architect
15 49 (3.50%) Firmware Engineer
16 48 (3.43%) Electronics Engineer
17 43 (3.07%) C++ Developer
18 36 (2.57%) Junior
19 34 (2.43%) C Software Engineer
20 33 (2.36%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (5.00%) .NET
2 56 (4.00%) Yocto
3 40 (2.86%) HTML
4 33 (2.36%) Qt
5 30 (2.14%) Middleware
5 30 (2.14%) React
5 30 (2.14%) WPF
6 28 (2.00%) CSS
7 26 (1.86%) Node.js
8 25 (1.78%) RESTful
9 23 (1.64%) OpenGL
10 22 (1.57%) ASP.NET
10 22 (1.57%) Vulkan
11 21 (1.50%) Django
12 19 (1.36%) REST
12 19 (1.36%) XML
13 18 (1.28%) OpenGL ES
13 18 (1.28%) OpenMP
14 17 (1.21%) .NET Framework
14 17 (1.21%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 191 (13.63%) Embedded Systems
2 158 (11.28%) Algorithms
3 138 (9.85%) IoT
4 77 (5.50%) FPGA
5 57 (4.07%) Device Driver
6 50 (3.57%) Data Structures
7 43 (3.07%) Analogue Electronics
7 43 (3.07%) VHDL
8 42 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
9 41 (2.93%) Self-Motivation
10 40 (2.86%) Raspberry Pi
11 36 (2.57%) Analytical Mindset
12 29 (2.07%) Distributed Systems
12 29 (2.07%) PKI
13 28 (2.00%) Client/Server
13 28 (2.00%) Verilog
14 27 (1.93%) Smartphone
15 23 (1.64%) Robotics
16 22 (1.57%) ARM Cortex
16 22 (1.57%) Satnav
Operating Systems
1 557 (39.76%) Linux
2 119 (8.49%) Embedded Linux
3 108 (7.71%) Windows
4 73 (5.21%) Android
5 44 (3.14%) Unix
6 32 (2.28%) FreeRTOS
6 32 (2.28%) Ubuntu
7 31 (2.21%) Apple iOS
8 17 (1.21%) Debian
9 16 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.43%) Mac OS
10 6 (0.43%) ThreadX
11 3 (0.21%) Windows Server
12 2 (0.14%) CentOS
13 1 (0.071%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.071%) VxWorks
13 1 (0.071%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.071%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.071%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 869 (62.03%) Software Engineering
2 281 (20.06%) Agile
3 275 (19.63%) Problem-Solving
4 248 (17.70%) Computer Science
5 156 (11.13%) Mathematics
6 141 (10.06%) DevOps
7 138 (9.85%) Software Testing
8 112 (7.99%) Test Automation
9 106 (7.57%) Mentoring
10 104 (7.42%) Embedded Software Development
10 104 (7.42%) Physics
11 92 (6.57%) Cybersecurity
12 89 (6.35%) Validation
13 88 (6.28%) Open Source
14 86 (6.14%) CI/CD
15 79 (5.64%) Digital Marketing
15 79 (5.64%) Multithreading
15 79 (5.64%) Prototyping
15 79 (5.64%) SDLC
16 77 (5.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 524 (37.40%) C++
2 506 (36.12%) Python
3 260 (18.56%) C#
4 201 (14.35%) Java
5 199 (14.20%) Embedded C
6 112 (7.99%) SQL
7 104 (7.42%) MATLAB
8 96 (6.85%) Bash
9 83 (5.92%) Rust
10 82 (5.85%) JavaScript
11 73 (5.21%) Ada
12 45 (3.21%) Fortran
12 45 (3.21%) Perl
13 44 (3.14%) PHP
14 41 (2.93%) Go
15 27 (1.93%) PowerShell
15 27 (1.93%) Shell Script
16 26 (1.86%) R
16 26 (1.86%) Ruby
17 24 (1.71%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 500 (35.69%) Degree
2 199 (14.20%) Security Cleared
3 90 (6.42%) PhD
4 87 (6.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 83 (5.92%) Master's Degree
6 80 (5.71%) SC Cleared
7 57 (4.07%) BPSS Clearance
8 24 (1.71%) DV Cleared
9 18 (1.28%) HND
10 8 (0.57%) HNC
11 6 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.36%) Chartered Engineer
12 5 (0.36%) DBS Check
12 5 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.29%) CESG Certified Professional
13 4 (0.29%) Postgraduate
14 3 (0.21%) AWS Certification
14 3 (0.21%) CCNA
14 3 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
15 2 (0.14%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (4.78%) QA
2 52 (3.71%) MISRA
3 40 (2.86%) ISO 26262
4 30 (2.14%) Automotive SPICE
5 23 (1.64%) AUTOSAR
6 22 (1.57%) Software Quality Assurance
7 14 (1.00%) ISO 13485
8 12 (0.86%) Def Stans
9 9 (0.64%) DO-178B
9 9 (0.64%) IEC 62304
10 8 (0.57%) GDPR
11 7 (0.50%) IEC 61508
12 6 (0.43%) MISRA C
13 5 (0.36%) Data Quality
13 5 (0.36%) ISO 9001
13 5 (0.36%) JTAG
14 4 (0.29%) NCSC
15 2 (0.14%) Accessibility
15 2 (0.14%) HL7
15 2 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 221 (15.77%) Firmware
2 109 (7.78%) Embedded Firmware
3 64 (4.57%) Docker
4 4 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.14%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.14%) GPFS
5 2 (0.14%) Lustre
Systems Management
1 68 (4.85%) Kubernetes
2 27 (1.93%) Ansible
3 24 (1.71%) Progress Chef
4 19 (1.36%) Terraform
5 16 (1.14%) Functional Safety
6 8 (0.57%) Puppet
7 7 (0.50%) Nagios
8 6 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.36%) Packer
10 4 (0.29%) Prometheus
11 3 (0.21%) Grafana
11 3 (0.21%) logstash
12 2 (0.14%) Podman
13 1 (0.071%) Consul
13 1 (0.071%) Kibana
13 1 (0.071%) Kustomize
13 1 (0.071%) Oozie
13 1 (0.071%) SELinux
Vendors
1 68 (4.85%) Microsoft
2 62 (4.43%) SAP
3 29 (2.07%) IBM
4 28 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 21 (1.50%) Google
6 19 (1.36%) Lauterbach
7 18 (1.28%) Oracle
8 17 (1.21%) EMC
9 12 (0.86%) Xilinx
10 9 (0.64%) Micro Focus
11 8 (0.57%) Databricks
12 7 (0.50%) ANSYS
13 6 (0.43%) HP
13 6 (0.43%) Intel
14 5 (0.36%) Atlassian
14 5 (0.36%) Samsung
14 5 (0.36%) Sitecore
14 5 (0.36%) VMware
14 5 (0.36%) Xamarin
15 4 (0.29%) Renesas