Period
to 22 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 6 23
Rank change year-on-year +3 +17 -8
Permanent jobs citing C 492 327 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 27.06% 19.59% 11.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.10% 30.36% 18.16%
Number of salaries quoted 406 263 135
Gloucestershire median annual salary £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.47% - -
10th Percentile £33,000 £34,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,750 £71,250
South West median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% +8.24% -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,197 1,077 1,024
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 65.84% 64.53% 63.13%
Number of salaries quoted 900 882 847
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,225 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Gloucestershire

C
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for C in Gloucestershire

C
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 22 September 2019.

Salary histogram for C in Gloucestershire

C
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 22 September 2019. 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
Cheltenham +8 76 £47,500 +5.56% 24
Gloucester -5 47 £53,250 -3.18% 17
Tewkesbury +18 45 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Cirencester +14 3 £40,000 -36.00% 2
C
South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for C.

1 187 (38.01%) Software Engineering
2 178 (36.18%) Security Cleared
3 153 (31.10%) C++
4 150 (30.49%) Linux
5 141 (28.66%) Python
5 141 (28.66%) Cybersecurity
6 129 (26.22%) Agile Software Development
7 120 (24.39%) DV Cleared
8 116 (23.58%) Degree
9 106 (21.54%) SC Cleared
10 89 (18.09%) Big Data
11 81 (16.46%) Scrum
12 79 (16.06%) Java
12 79 (16.06%) JIRA
13 77 (15.65%) Git (software)
14 75 (15.24%) Windows
15 69 (14.02%) OO
16 64 (13.01%) Bitbucket
16 64 (13.01%) Mathematics
17 63 (12.80%) SDLC
18 56 (11.38%) Systems Engineering
19 55 (11.18%) Apache Spark
20 53 (10.77%) Spring
21 52 (10.57%) Analytics
21 52 (10.57%) Embedded C
22 51 (10.37%) C#
22 51 (10.37%) Algorithms
22 51 (10.37%) Problem-Solving
23 50 (10.16%) OOD
23 50 (10.16%) Kanban

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 55 (11.18%) Apache Spark
2 30 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
3 26 (5.28%) OpenStack
4 24 (4.88%) Confluence
5 15 (3.05%) Apache
6 13 (2.64%) JBoss
7 12 (2.44%) Apache Pig
8 10 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (2.03%) Kinematics
8 10 (2.03%) MS Exchange
9 7 (1.42%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.41%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.41%) MediaWiki
11 1 (0.20%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (4.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.03%) Simulink
3 9 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.02%) InDesign
4 5 (1.02%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.41%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 48 (9.76%) Azure
2 45 (9.15%) AWS
3 28 (5.69%) OpenShift
4 26 (5.28%) GCP
5 17 (3.46%) Office 365
6 8 (1.63%) IBM Cloud
6 8 (1.63%) SoftLayer
7 7 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.61%) SaaS
9 2 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.41%) Amazon ECS
9 2 (0.41%) Amazon EKS
9 2 (0.41%) AWS Fargate
9 2 (0.41%) Azure Stack
9 2 (0.41%) iPaaS
9 2 (0.41%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.41%) PaaS
9 2 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 49 (9.96%) Firewall
2 41 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 29 (5.89%) Internet
4 25 (5.08%) HTTPS
5 23 (4.67%) Network Security
6 17 (3.46%) LAN
7 16 (3.25%) DNS
8 15 (3.05%) Wireless
9 13 (2.64%) DHCP
9 13 (2.64%) Software-Defined Radio
9 13 (2.64%) WAN
10 12 (2.44%) Ethernet
11 10 (2.03%) RS-232
11 10 (2.03%) RS-485
12 7 (1.42%) IPsec
12 7 (1.42%) SNMP
13 6 (1.22%) SSH
13 6 (1.22%) VPN
14 5 (1.02%) 4G
14 5 (1.02%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (18.09%) Big Data
2 30 (6.10%) Apache Hive
3 28 (5.69%) Hadoop
4 18 (3.66%) Impala
5 17 (3.46%) MongoDB
5 17 (3.46%) Relational Database
6 12 (2.44%) Data Mining
6 12 (2.44%) Text Mining
7 11 (2.24%) SQL Server
8 8 (1.63%) GIS
9 6 (1.22%) MySQL
10 3 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.20%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 79 (16.06%) JIRA
2 77 (15.65%) Git (software)
3 64 (13.01%) Bitbucket
4 47 (9.55%) git-flow
5 36 (7.32%) Bitbucket Server
6 30 (6.10%) Jenkins
7 19 (3.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 17 (3.46%) Rational DOORS
9 16 (3.25%) HP UFT
9 16 (3.25%) JUnit
9 16 (3.25%) LoadRunner
10 15 (3.05%) EasyMock
11 12 (2.44%) Cucumber
12 6 (1.22%) Visual Studio
13 5 (1.02%) Robot Framework
13 5 (1.02%) TestRail
14 2 (0.41%) CodeSonar
14 2 (0.41%) Selenium
14 2 (0.41%) Zephyr
15 1 (0.20%) Metasploit
General
1 29 (5.89%) Electronics
2 26 (5.28%) Public Sector
3 25 (5.08%) Military
4 21 (4.27%) Telecoms
5 16 (3.25%) Finance
6 15 (3.05%) Games
7 11 (2.24%) Legal
8 7 (1.42%) Automotive
8 7 (1.42%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.81%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.61%) Advertising
11 2 (0.41%) Marketing
12 1 (0.20%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 103 (20.93%) Consultant
2 102 (20.73%) Software Engineer
3 54 (10.98%) Systems Engineer
4 48 (9.76%) Embedded Engineer
5 45 (9.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 42 (8.54%) Analyst
7 33 (6.71%) C++ Software Engineer
8 32 (6.50%) Data Scientist
9 31 (6.30%) Software Consultant
10 30 (6.10%) Test Engineer
11 29 (5.89%) Developer
12 25 (5.08%) C Software Engineer
13 23 (4.67%) C++ Consultant
14 22 (4.47%) Software Developer
15 21 (4.27%) Support Engineer
16 20 (4.07%) Automation Engineer
16 20 (4.07%) Embedded C Engineer
16 20 (4.07%) Embedded C Software Engineer
17 19 (3.86%) Architect
18 18 (3.66%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (10.77%) Spring
2 43 (8.74%) Kafka
3 42 (8.54%) AngularJS
4 41 (8.33%) .NET
4 41 (8.33%) Node.js
4 41 (8.33%) React
5 32 (6.50%) ASP.NET
5 32 (6.50%) Java EE
6 28 (5.69%) EJB
7 27 (5.49%) REST
7 27 (5.49%) Spring MVC
8 25 (5.08%) GraphQL
8 25 (5.08%) Vue.js
9 18 (3.66%) Elastic Stack
10 16 (3.25%) JSF
11 14 (2.85%) Hibernate
12 10 (2.03%) MFC
13 9 (1.83%) Apache NiFi
14 8 (1.63%) HTML
14 8 (1.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.37%) Algorithms
2 43 (8.74%) Embedded Systems
3 42 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (6.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 30 (6.10%) Robotics
6 19 (3.86%) Analytical Mindset
7 18 (3.66%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 18 (3.66%) VHDL
8 17 (3.46%) Management Information System
9 16 (3.25%) Cyberattack
9 16 (3.25%) Cybercrime
9 16 (3.25%) Wiki
10 13 (2.64%) Driving Licence
11 12 (2.44%) Data Structures
11 12 (2.44%) Social Media
11 12 (2.44%) Verilog
12 11 (2.24%) Mobile Computing
13 10 (2.03%) Analogue Electronics
13 10 (2.03%) Greenfield Project
14 9 (1.83%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 150 (30.49%) Linux
2 75 (15.24%) Windows
3 35 (7.11%) Android
4 34 (6.91%) Apple iOS
5 30 (6.10%) Unix
6 25 (5.08%) CentOS
6 25 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (4.27%) Windows 10
7 21 (4.27%) Windows 7
8 18 (3.66%) Windows Server
9 15 (3.05%) Embedded Linux
10 10 (2.03%) Windows 8
10 10 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (1.42%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.02%) Fedora
13 2 (0.41%) Debian
13 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.20%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (38.01%) Software Engineering
2 141 (28.66%) Cybersecurity
3 129 (26.22%) Agile Software Development
4 81 (16.46%) Scrum
5 69 (14.02%) OO
6 64 (13.01%) Mathematics
7 63 (12.80%) SDLC
8 56 (11.38%) Systems Engineering
9 52 (10.57%) Analytics
10 51 (10.37%) Problem-Solving
11 50 (10.16%) Kanban
11 50 (10.16%) OOD
12 49 (9.96%) Mentoring
12 49 (9.96%) Test Automation
13 48 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
13 48 (9.76%) UML
14 45 (9.15%) Penetration Testing
15 41 (8.33%) Machine Learning
16 40 (8.13%) DevOps
16 40 (8.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 153 (31.10%) C++
2 141 (28.66%) Python
3 79 (16.06%) Java
4 52 (10.57%) Embedded C
5 51 (10.37%) C#
6 38 (7.72%) Bash Shell
7 28 (5.69%) JavaScript
7 28 (5.69%) PowerShell
8 27 (5.49%) SQL
9 26 (5.28%) Perl
10 24 (4.88%) Embedded C++
11 22 (4.47%) VB
12 21 (4.27%) R
13 19 (3.86%) MATLAB
14 16 (3.25%) PL/SQL
15 13 (2.64%) Ruby
16 12 (2.44%) Java 8
17 5 (1.02%) PHP
17 5 (1.02%) Tcl
18 4 (0.81%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 178 (36.18%) Security Cleared
2 120 (24.39%) DV Cleared
3 116 (23.58%) Degree
4 106 (21.54%) SC Cleared
5 39 (7.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 34 (6.91%) CCNA
6 34 (6.91%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (5.08%) CISSP
7 25 (5.08%) CompTIA Security+
7 25 (5.08%) GIAC
7 25 (5.08%) Linux+ Certification
7 25 (5.08%) MCSE
7 25 (5.08%) Network+ Certification
7 25 (5.08%) SANS
7 25 (5.08%) SSCP
8 16 (3.25%) MCP
9 15 (3.05%) ISTQB
10 14 (2.85%) OCP
10 14 (2.85%) Oracle Certification
10 14 (2.85%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.07%) IEC 61131
2 8 (1.63%) QA
3 4 (0.81%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.41%) NIST
5 1 (0.20%) PMO
System Software
1 48 (9.76%) Docker
2 21 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.66%) Apache Flume
4 15 (3.05%) Firmware
5 13 (2.64%) Active Directory
5 13 (2.64%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (2.03%) VirtualBox
7 8 (1.63%) Hyper-V
8 5 (1.02%) NFS
8 5 (1.02%) Samba
8 5 (1.02%) vSphere
8 5 (1.02%) Xen
9 2 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.41%) XenApp
9 2 (0.41%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 34 (6.91%) Kubernetes
2 23 (4.67%) Ansible
3 19 (3.86%) HP ALM
4 18 (3.66%) Oozie
5 16 (3.25%) HP Quality Center
6 10 (2.03%) Puppet
7 5 (1.02%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (1.02%) Nagios
7 5 (1.02%) OpenNMS
7 5 (1.02%) SCCM
7 5 (1.02%) vCenter Server
7 5 (1.02%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.61%) vRealize
9 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.41%) Salt
9 2 (0.41%) SCOM
9 2 (0.41%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.20%) Grafana
10 1 (0.20%) Kibana
10 1 (0.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (7.93%) Microsoft
2 36 (7.32%) Google
3 30 (6.10%) Oracle
4 29 (5.89%) Atlassian
5 24 (4.88%) Red Hat
6 23 (4.67%) Apple
7 22 (4.47%) Cisco
8 21 (4.27%) SAP
8 21 (4.27%) VMware
9 20 (4.07%) HP
9 20 (4.07%) Splunk
10 10 (2.03%) Freescale
10 10 (2.03%) Lauterbach
10 10 (2.03%) Motorola
11 9 (1.83%) Juniper
12 8 (1.63%) AVG
12 8 (1.63%) Mentor Graphics
12 8 (1.63%) Meraki
13 6 (1.22%) Dell
13 6 (1.22%) Xilinx