Period
to 10 August 2020

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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 14 3 5
Rank change year-on-year -11 +2 +15
Permanent jobs citing C 111 482 344
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.42% 28.12% 20.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.02% 44.51% 31.39%
Number of salaries quoted 103 375 269
Median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +14.13% -3.16%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £33,700
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +8.70% +12.20%

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 504 1,083 1,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 60.94% 63.19% 65.08%
Number of salaries quoted 390 828 883
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +8.24%
10th Percentile £32,450 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Gloucestershire

C
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for C in Gloucestershire

C
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing C in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

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 10 August 2020. 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 +5 42 £47,500 - 2
Gloucester -21 8 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Tewkesbury -13 1 - - 1
C
South West

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, 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 73 (65.77%) Security Cleared
2 70 (63.06%) DV Cleared
3 53 (47.75%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (44.14%) Software Engineering
4 49 (44.14%) C++
4 49 (44.14%) Python
5 46 (41.44%) Java
6 37 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
7 36 (32.43%) Linux
8 32 (28.83%) Degree
9 30 (27.03%) DevOps
10 29 (26.13%) Mentoring
11 28 (25.23%) OO
12 27 (24.32%) Scrum
13 25 (22.52%) Project Management
14 24 (21.62%) Docker
15 22 (19.82%) C#
16 20 (18.02%) JIRA
16 20 (18.02%) Ansible
17 19 (17.12%) Jenkins
17 19 (17.12%) Open Source
17 19 (17.12%) Confluence
17 19 (17.12%) Technical Leadership
18 18 (16.22%) CentOS
18 18 (16.22%) Test Automation
18 18 (16.22%) OOD
19 16 (14.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 16 (14.41%) Systems Engineering
19 16 (14.41%) Big Data
20 15 (13.51%) Apache NiFi

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 19 (17.12%) Confluence
2 4 (3.60%) Apache
2 4 (3.60%) JBoss
3 2 (1.80%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.80%) CMS
3 2 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.90%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.90%) SAS
4 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.80%) Simulink
2 1 (0.90%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Magento
2 1 (0.90%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) AWS
2 6 (5.41%) Office 365
3 5 (4.50%) Azure
4 2 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.80%) Serverless
5 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.90%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.90%) BlazeMeter
5 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.90%) GitHub
5 1 (0.90%) iPaaS
5 1 (0.90%) PaaS
5 1 (0.90%) Power Platform
5 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.91%) Internet
2 5 (4.50%) Firewall
3 4 (3.60%) VPN
4 3 (2.70%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.80%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.80%) HTTP
5 2 (1.80%) IPsec
5 2 (1.80%) MPLS
5 2 (1.80%) OSPF
5 2 (1.80%) Software-Defined Radio
5 2 (1.80%) SSH
5 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.80%) Wireless
6 1 (0.90%) BGP
6 1 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.90%) DNS
6 1 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.90%) RSVP
6 1 (0.90%) SSL
6 1 (0.90%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.41%) Big Data
2 10 (9.01%) Hadoop
3 9 (8.11%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.80%) MySQL
4 2 (1.80%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.90%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.90%) Impala
5 1 (0.90%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (0.90%) Power BI
5 1 (0.90%) QlikView
5 1 (0.90%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (18.02%) JIRA
2 19 (17.12%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.50%) Bitbucket
3 5 (4.50%) Cucumber
3 5 (4.50%) JUnit
4 4 (3.60%) Bitbucket Server
5 3 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.70%) EasyMock
5 3 (2.70%) eggPlant
5 3 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.70%) IDA Disassembler
5 3 (2.70%) Mockito
5 3 (2.70%) Selenium
5 3 (2.70%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.80%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.80%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.80%) Maven
6 2 (1.80%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (1.80%) TestRail
General
1 9 (8.11%) Finance
2 8 (7.21%) Police
2 8 (7.21%) Public Sector
3 7 (6.31%) Military
4 5 (4.50%) Electronics
4 5 (4.50%) Legal
5 4 (3.60%) Games
6 3 (2.70%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.80%) Local Government
8 1 (0.90%) Automotive
8 1 (0.90%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 12 (10.81%) Architect
3 9 (8.11%) Delivery Manager
3 9 (8.11%) Developer
4 8 (7.21%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (6.31%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (6.31%) Software Developer
6 6 (5.41%) Lead Software Engineer
6 6 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.50%) Java Engineer
7 5 (4.50%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (3.60%) Agile Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.60%) Consultant
8 4 (3.60%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.60%) Technical Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.60%) Technical Manager
8 4 (3.60%) Test Engineer
9 3 (2.70%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (2.70%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
9 3 (2.70%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (13.51%) Apache NiFi
2 13 (11.71%) Kafka
3 9 (8.11%) AngularJS
4 8 (7.21%) EJB
4 8 (7.21%) Java EE
4 8 (7.21%) Spring
5 7 (6.31%) React
6 6 (5.41%) Node.js
7 5 (4.50%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.60%) .NET
8 4 (3.60%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (3.60%) HTML
9 3 (2.70%) JSF
9 3 (2.70%) Web Services
10 2 (1.80%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.80%) HTML5
10 2 (1.80%) JSON
10 2 (1.80%) Middleware
10 2 (1.80%) Tapestry
10 2 (1.80%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.01%) Internet of Things
3 6 (5.41%) VHDL
4 5 (4.50%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (4.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (4.50%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.60%) TMS320
5 4 (3.60%) User Experience
5 4 (3.60%) Wiki
6 3 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.80%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.80%) FMCG
7 2 (1.80%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.90%) PKI
8 1 (0.90%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.90%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.43%) Linux
2 18 (16.22%) CentOS
3 16 (14.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (9.01%) Unix
4 10 (9.01%) Windows
5 4 (3.60%) Android
5 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.80%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (47.75%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (44.14%) Software Engineering
3 37 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 30 (27.03%) DevOps
5 29 (26.13%) Mentoring
6 28 (25.23%) OO
7 27 (24.32%) Scrum
8 25 (22.52%) Project Management
9 19 (17.12%) Open Source
9 19 (17.12%) Technical Leadership
10 18 (16.22%) OOD
10 18 (16.22%) Test Automation
11 16 (14.41%) Systems Engineering
12 15 (13.51%) Business Development
13 13 (11.71%) IT Strategy
13 13 (11.71%) Line Management
13 13 (11.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 12 (10.81%) SDLC
14 12 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (9.01%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 49 (44.14%) C++
1 49 (44.14%) Python
2 46 (41.44%) Java
3 22 (19.82%) C#
4 12 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.41%) Bash Shell
6 5 (4.50%) Java 8
6 5 (4.50%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.50%) Ruby
7 3 (2.70%) PHP
7 3 (2.70%) R
8 2 (1.80%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.80%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.80%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.80%) SQL
8 2 (1.80%) VB
9 1 (0.90%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.90%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 73 (65.77%) Security Cleared
2 70 (63.06%) DV Cleared
3 32 (28.83%) Degree
4 5 (4.50%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.60%) HND
6 3 (2.70%) CCNA
6 3 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.80%) HNC
7 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.90%) CEH
8 1 (0.90%) CHECK Team Leader
8 1 (0.90%) CISSP
8 1 (0.90%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.90%) GIAC
8 1 (0.90%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (0.90%) MCSE
8 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.90%) SANS
8 1 (0.90%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) DO-254
2 1 (0.90%) DO-178B
System Software
1 24 (21.62%) Docker
2 5 (4.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.80%) Firmware
5 1 (0.90%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.90%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 20 (18.02%) Ansible
2 4 (3.60%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.80%) HP ALM
3 2 (1.80%) Kibana
4 1 (0.90%) Grafana
4 1 (0.90%) Oozie
4 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.90%) Puppet
4 1 (0.90%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (13.51%) Red Hat
2 12 (10.81%) Atlassian
3 8 (7.21%) Oracle
4 6 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.60%) Apple
5 4 (3.60%) Progress
5 4 (3.60%) VMware
6 3 (2.70%) Cisco
7 2 (1.80%) HP
7 2 (1.80%) Tableau
8 1 (0.90%) BiZZdesign
8 1 (0.90%) Centrify
8 1 (0.90%) Citrix
8 1 (0.90%) Juniper
8 1 (0.90%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.90%) Netezza
8 1 (0.90%) Sparx
8 1 (0.90%) Splunk
8 1 (0.90%) Talend
8 1 (0.90%) Teradata