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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
UK > England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 95 99
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Permanent jobs citing C 2711 2757 3163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.24% 2.99% 3.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.81% 5.63% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2235 2194 2423
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
10th Percentile £27,600 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £81,250 £78,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

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 England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 46655 48982 54009
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 55.84% 53.17% 51.83%
Number of salaries quoted 88820 95560 103712
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £75,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for C in England

C
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for C in England

C
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in England over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 3 months to 29 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
London +3 785 £60,000 -4.00% 122
South East -7 668 £45,000 - 87
South West +18 394 £42,500 -2.29% 45
East of England +5 351 £50,000 +20.48% 79
North of England +12 276 £42,500 +6.25% 67
Midlands +7 231 £40,000 - 40
West Midlands +46 155 £40,000 - 28
North West +13 139 £42,500 +6.25% 36
Yorkshire -21 112 £42,500 +6.25% 19
East Midlands -12 79 £37,500 -6.25% 11
North East +32 25 £42,500 +6.25% 12
C
UK

For the 6 months to 29 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 England region with a requirement for C.

1 2689 (52.72%) C++
2 1823 (35.74%) Software Engineering
3 1635 (32.05%) Degree
4 1627 (31.90%) Java
5 1561 (30.60%) Linux
6 1248 (24.47%) Python
7 1123 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
8 1013 (19.86%) C#
9 968 (18.98%) Windows
10 941 (18.45%) SQL
11 924 (18.11%) Security Cleared
12 915 (17.94%) Computer Science
13 806 (15.80%) Finance
14 666 (13.06%) JavaScript
15 638 (12.51%) HTML
16 596 (11.68%) Electronics
17 573 (11.23%) Mathematics
18 565 (11.08%) .NET
19 531 (10.41%) Embedded C
20 495 (9.70%) Microsoft
21 492 (9.65%) OO
22 486 (9.53%) Scrum
23 445 (8.72%) DV Cleared
24 440 (8.63%) Unix
25 438 (8.59%) SDLC
26 437 (8.57%) Firmware
27 432 (8.47%) Test Automation
28 412 (8.08%) Telecoms
29 401 (7.86%) CSS
30 395 (7.74%) Android

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 110 (2.16%) Apache Spark
2 106 (2.08%) Apache
3 70 (1.37%) Confluence
4 56 (1.10%) JBoss
5 54 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
5 54 (1.06%) WebLogic
6 46 (0.90%) IIS
6 46 (0.90%) Tomcat
7 45 (0.88%) MS Exchange
8 43 (0.84%) WebSphere
9 34 (0.67%) SharePoint
10 33 (0.65%) Apache Pig
11 29 (0.57%) CMS
12 22 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 21 (0.41%) SAS
14 19 (0.37%) Apache Solr
15 15 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
15 15 (0.29%) Skype for Business
16 14 (0.27%) nginx
17 12 (0.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 159 (3.12%) Microsoft Office
2 128 (2.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 48 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 34 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
4 34 (0.67%) Photoshop
5 32 (0.63%) Simulink
6 31 (0.61%) MS Visio
7 19 (0.37%) OmniGraffle
8 7 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 7 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
9 6 (0.12%) OrCAD
9 6 (0.12%) SPSS
10 5 (0.098%) Acrobat
10 5 (0.098%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.098%) InDesign
10 5 (0.098%) Stateflow
11 4 (0.078%) Final Cut Pro
11 4 (0.078%) QuarkXPress
12 3 (0.059%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.039%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 99 (1.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 44 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 19 (0.37%) Summit
4 18 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
5 17 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 16 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
7 15 (0.29%) Infor M3
8 14 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
9 12 (0.24%) Teamcenter
10 11 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
10 11 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
11 7 (0.14%) Finacle
11 7 (0.14%) Temenos T24
11 7 (0.14%) WebTrends
12 6 (0.12%) ION MarketView
12 6 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
13 5 (0.098%) SAP ERP
14 4 (0.078%) NetSuite
14 4 (0.078%) Oracle Retail
15 3 (0.059%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 171 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
2 153 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 122 (2.39%) SaaS
4 85 (1.67%) Office 365
5 69 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
6 55 (1.08%) GitHub
7 35 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
8 30 (0.59%) Slack
9 27 (0.53%) Google Play
10 23 (0.45%) Amazon S3
10 23 (0.45%) G Suite
11 18 (0.35%) PaaS
12 10 (0.20%) Google Analytics
13 9 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
14 8 (0.16%) Sumo Logic
15 7 (0.14%) Adobe Analytics
15 7 (0.14%) IaaS
16 6 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
17 3 (0.059%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 3 (0.059%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 321 (6.29%) TCP/IP
2 314 (6.16%) Wireless
3 270 (5.29%) Ethernet
4 154 (3.02%) Wi-Fi
5 151 (2.96%) Bluetooth
6 142 (2.78%) Internet
7 118 (2.31%) HTTP
8 114 (2.23%) Firewall
9 85 (1.67%) ZigBee
10 80 (1.57%) RS-232
11 64 (1.25%) RS-485
12 62 (1.22%) VoIP
13 58 (1.14%) DNS
14 53 (1.04%) VPN
15 50 (0.98%) InfiniBand
16 49 (0.96%) GSM
17 48 (0.94%) LAN
18 46 (0.90%) Network Security
19 44 (0.86%) LTE
20 42 (0.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (6.59%) SQL Server
2 242 (4.74%) MySQL
3 215 (4.21%) Big Data
4 182 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 152 (2.98%) NoSQL
6 151 (2.96%) Hadoop
7 105 (2.06%) MongoDB
8 93 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
9 83 (1.63%) Oracle Database
10 81 (1.59%) RDBMS
11 66 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 56 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
13 54 (1.06%) Apache Hive
14 52 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 41 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 39 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
17 38 (0.74%) Data Mining
18 36 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
19 31 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
20 27 (0.53%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 350 (6.86%) Git (software)
2 290 (5.69%) Visual Studio
3 243 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 222 (4.35%) JIRA
5 191 (3.74%) Subversion
6 169 (3.31%) Selenium
7 132 (2.59%) Eclipse
8 100 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 90 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 87 (1.71%) Android Studio
11 74 (1.45%) Cucumber
12 68 (1.33%) JUnit
13 66 (1.29%) Xcode
14 64 (1.25%) Rational DOORS
15 63 (1.24%) SoapUI
16 50 (0.98%) Maven
17 48 (0.94%) LabVIEW
18 43 (0.84%) NUnit
19 40 (0.78%) LoadRunner
20 38 (0.74%) MSTest
General
1 806 (15.80%) Finance
2 596 (11.68%) Electronics
3 412 (8.08%) Telecoms
4 305 (5.98%) Banking
5 247 (4.84%) Marketing
6 222 (4.35%) Retail
7 214 (4.20%) Manufacturing
8 151 (2.96%) Automotive
9 120 (2.35%) Games
10 114 (2.23%) Aerospace
11 93 (1.82%) Military
12 91 (1.78%) Investment Banking
13 68 (1.33%) Advertising
14 49 (0.96%) Legal
15 39 (0.76%) Front Office
16 36 (0.71%) Retail Banking
17 34 (0.67%) Local Government
18 29 (0.57%) Multimedia
19 28 (0.55%) Publishing
20 26 (0.51%) Law
Job Titles
1 1333 (26.13%) Developer
2 1293 (25.35%) Software Engineer
3 615 (12.06%) Embedded Engineer
4 475 (9.31%) C++ Software Engineer
5 465 (9.12%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 404 (7.92%) Consultant
7 397 (7.78%) Software Developer
8 324 (6.35%) C++ Developer
9 323 (6.33%) C Software Engineer
10 295 (5.78%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 250 (4.90%) Analyst
12 236 (4.63%) Graduate
13 211 (4.14%) Embedded C Engineer
14 205 (4.02%) Firmware Engineer
15 191 (3.74%) Java Developer
16 188 (3.69%) Senior Software Engineer
17 186 (3.65%) C Developer
18 182 (3.57%) Senior Developer
19 176 (3.45%) Embedded C++ Engineer
19 176 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 638 (12.51%) HTML
2 565 (11.08%) .NET
3 401 (7.86%) CSS
4 298 (5.84%) XML
5 252 (4.94%) Web Services
6 203 (3.98%) REST
7 177 (3.47%) JSON
8 164 (3.22%) SOAP
8 164 (3.22%) Spring
9 146 (2.86%) ASP.NET
10 141 (2.76%) RESTful
11 139 (2.72%) AngularJS
12 138 (2.71%) HTML5
13 121 (2.37%) jQuery
14 106 (2.08%) .NET Framework
15 96 (1.88%) CSS3
16 92 (1.80%) Node.js
17 86 (1.69%) WPF
18 79 (1.55%) WCF
19 78 (1.53%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 915 (17.94%) Computer Science
2 385 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 381 (7.47%) Algorithms
4 248 (4.86%) Embedded Systems
5 193 (3.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 176 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 168 (3.29%) Mobile App
8 125 (2.45%) Device Driver
9 109 (2.14%) VHDL
10 104 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
11 102 (2.00%) Data Structures
12 91 (1.78%) Internet of Things
12 91 (1.78%) User Experience
13 84 (1.65%) Data Centre
14 62 (1.22%) Fintech
15 59 (1.16%) Verilog
16 56 (1.10%) Social Media
17 52 (1.02%) Smartphone
18 51 (1.00%) Derivative
19 50 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1561 (30.60%) Linux
2 968 (18.98%) Windows
3 440 (8.63%) Unix
4 395 (7.74%) Android
5 272 (5.33%) Apple iOS
6 188 (3.69%) Embedded Linux
7 104 (2.04%) Windows Server
8 80 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 79 (1.55%) Mac OS
10 76 (1.49%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 63 (1.24%) CentOS
12 59 (1.16%) VxWorks
13 50 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
14 48 (0.94%) Mac OS X
15 45 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
16 44 (0.86%) Solaris
17 41 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
18 37 (0.73%) Windows 7
19 24 (0.47%) AIX
20 18 (0.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1823 (35.74%) Software Engineering
2 1123 (22.02%) Agile Software Development
3 573 (11.23%) Mathematics
4 492 (9.65%) OO
5 486 (9.53%) Scrum
6 438 (8.59%) SDLC
7 432 (8.47%) Test Automation
8 358 (7.02%) Project Management
9 344 (6.74%) TDD
10 335 (6.57%) Mentoring
11 285 (5.59%) Analytics
12 281 (5.51%) Multithreading
13 270 (5.29%) DevOps
14 262 (5.14%) ITIL
15 257 (5.04%) Cybersecurity
16 256 (5.02%) Continuous Integration
17 243 (4.76%) Physics
18 221 (4.33%) Open Source
19 214 (4.20%) Unit Testing
20 203 (3.98%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2689 (52.72%) C++
2 1627 (31.90%) Java
3 1248 (24.47%) Python
4 1013 (19.86%) C#
5 941 (18.45%) SQL
6 666 (13.06%) JavaScript
7 531 (10.41%) Embedded C
8 369 (7.23%) Perl
9 310 (6.08%) Embedded C++
10 278 (5.45%) Ruby
11 250 (4.90%) PHP
12 186 (3.65%) MATLAB
13 162 (3.18%) Objective-C
14 161 (3.16%) Bash Shell
15 111 (2.18%) VB
16 106 (2.08%) Scala
17 96 (1.88%) Assembly Language
18 87 (1.71%) PowerShell
19 85 (1.67%) VB.NET
20 83 (1.63%) R
Qualifications
1 1635 (32.05%) Degree
2 924 (18.11%) Security Cleared
3 445 (8.72%) DV Cleared
4 392 (7.68%) SC Cleared
5 315 (6.18%) Computer Science Degree
6 209 (4.10%) PhD
7 120 (2.35%) Numerate Degree
8 99 (1.94%) ISTQB
9 84 (1.65%) CISSP
10 81 (1.59%) Master's Degree
11 76 (1.49%) ISEB
12 62 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
13 55 (1.08%) HND
14 39 (0.76%) CCNA
15 38 (0.74%) CISM
15 38 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 37 (0.73%) CCNP
16 37 (0.73%) PMI Certification
17 34 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
18 32 (0.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 218 (4.27%) QA
2 69 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 65 (1.27%) SLA
4 62 (1.22%) ISO 9001
5 39 (0.76%) MISRA
6 35 (0.69%) COBIT
7 29 (0.57%) Def Stans
8 27 (0.53%) PCI DSS
9 25 (0.49%) ISO 26262
10 22 (0.43%) PMO
11 21 (0.41%) DO-178B
11 21 (0.41%) JTAG
12 19 (0.37%) IEC 61508
12 19 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 15288
13 18 (0.35%) DO-254
14 16 (0.31%) MISRA C
15 15 (0.29%) Data Quality
16 14 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
17 11 (0.22%) GDPR
17 11 (0.22%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 437 (8.57%) Firmware
2 174 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 109 (2.14%) Docker
4 97 (1.90%) Active Directory
5 53 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
6 44 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
7 36 (0.71%) Hyper-V
8 33 (0.65%) KVM
9 19 (0.37%) NFS
10 13 (0.25%) Apache Flume
11 11 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
11 11 (0.22%) vSphere
12 10 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
13 9 (0.18%) etcd
13 9 (0.18%) HDFS
13 9 (0.18%) Xen
13 9 (0.18%) XenApp
14 8 (0.16%) LXC
14 8 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 7 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 78 (1.53%) Puppet
2 75 (1.47%) Ansible
3 56 (1.10%) Kubernetes
4 55 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (0.39%) Nagios
6 17 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
6 17 (0.33%) Nessus
7 14 (0.27%) Nmap
7 14 (0.27%) vCenter Server
8 11 (0.22%) SCCM
9 10 (0.20%) Backup Exec
9 10 (0.20%) vMotion
10 9 (0.18%) Consul
10 9 (0.18%) Mesos
10 9 (0.18%) Microsoft Clustering
10 9 (0.18%) Terraform
11 8 (0.16%) Kibana
11 8 (0.16%) SCOM
12 7 (0.14%) Cacti
12 7 (0.14%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 495 (9.70%) Microsoft
2 346 (6.78%) Oracle
3 231 (4.53%) VMware
4 139 (2.72%) Google
5 125 (2.45%) Red Hat
6 114 (2.23%) Cisco
7 94 (1.84%) SAP
8 82 (1.61%) EMC
9 66 (1.29%) HP
10 65 (1.27%) IBM
11 48 (0.94%) Adobe
12 44 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
13 42 (0.82%) Apple
14 38 (0.74%) Xilinx
15 36 (0.71%) Freescale
16 32 (0.63%) Citrix
17 31 (0.61%) NetApp
18 27 (0.53%) Splunk
19 25 (0.49%) Atlassian
19 25 (0.49%) Tableau
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare + Car
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30 - £40 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Preservica Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Relocation
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Salary: Competitive salary, bonus and car allowance
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 40000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venture Up
Salary: From £35,000 to £120,000 per annum Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
Technical Futures
Salary: From £45,000 to £49,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £66000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago