Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 27 10
Rank change year-on-year +20 -17 -1
Permanent jobs citing C 253 150 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 16.73% 10.56% 16.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.05% 17.05% 27.82%
Number of salaries quoted 177 101 217
Gloucestershire median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £35,600 £32,250 £30,950
90th Percentile £76,250 £71,250 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%

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 842 880 1,337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 55.69% 61.93% 59.24%
Number of salaries quoted 650 723 1,075
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

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 17 December 2018.

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 17 December 2018. 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 +30 57 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Gloucester +1 17 £53,750 +26.47% 16
Tewkesbury -11 3 £49,000 +8.89% 3
Cirencester - 1 £65,000 -
C
South West

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, 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.

1 180 (71.15%) Security Cleared
2 134 (52.96%) DV Cleared
3 104 (41.11%) Software Engineering
4 91 (35.97%) Python
5 87 (34.39%) C++
6 81 (32.02%) Java
7 78 (30.83%) Systems Engineering
8 73 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
8 73 (28.85%) SC Cleared
9 72 (28.46%) Cybersecurity
10 70 (27.67%) C#
11 67 (26.48%) Windows
12 65 (25.69%) Linux
13 51 (20.16%) Degree
14 50 (19.76%) JavaScript
15 45 (17.79%) Firewall
16 40 (15.81%) User Stories
17 37 (14.62%) Big Data
17 37 (14.62%) Android
17 37 (14.62%) Scrum
18 35 (13.83%) JIRA
19 34 (13.44%) Bash Shell
19 34 (13.44%) Coaching
19 34 (13.44%) Microsoft
20 33 (13.04%) Games
20 33 (13.04%) Test Automation
21 32 (12.65%) CCNA
21 32 (12.65%) TCP/IP
21 32 (12.65%) Cisco Certification
21 32 (12.65%) .NET

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 16 (6.32%) Apache Pig
2 11 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (3.95%) Apache
4 8 (3.16%) Apache Spark
4 8 (3.16%) Umbraco
4 8 (3.16%) WebLogic
5 7 (2.77%) Confluence
6 5 (1.98%) GlassFish
6 5 (1.98%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.98%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.19%) IIS
7 3 (1.19%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.40%) JBoss
8 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.40%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (3.16%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.98%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 45 (17.79%) Firewall
2 32 (12.65%) TCP/IP
3 27 (10.67%) HTTP
4 24 (9.49%) SSL
5 13 (5.14%) LAN
6 12 (4.74%) Network Security
6 12 (4.74%) SNMP
7 11 (4.35%) VPN
8 9 (3.56%) Ethernet
8 9 (3.56%) FCoE
9 8 (3.16%) HTTPS
9 8 (3.16%) IPsec
10 6 (2.37%) VLAN
11 5 (1.98%) MPLS
11 5 (1.98%) SSH
12 4 (1.58%) Internet
12 4 (1.58%) IPv4
13 3 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
13 3 (1.19%) IPv6
13 3 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (14.62%) Big Data
2 27 (10.67%) Hadoop
3 20 (7.91%) SQL Server
4 19 (7.51%) Apache Hive
5 17 (6.72%) MySQL
6 4 (1.58%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.19%) Data Mining
7 3 (1.19%) Neo4j
7 3 (1.19%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.40%) MS Access
8 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (13.83%) JIRA
2 25 (9.88%) Git (software)
3 20 (7.91%) Bitbucket
4 19 (7.51%) git-flow
5 16 (6.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (6.32%) Selenium
6 15 (5.93%) CodeSonar
6 15 (5.93%) Robot Framework
7 12 (4.74%) Rational DOORS
8 10 (3.95%) Visual Studio
9 9 (3.56%) Redmine
10 7 (2.77%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.58%) EasyMock
11 4 (1.58%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.19%) IDA Disassembler
12 3 (1.19%) Xcode
13 2 (0.79%) JUnit
14 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
14 1 (0.40%) Maven
14 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (13.04%) Games
2 27 (10.67%) Finance
3 13 (5.14%) Electronics
4 10 (3.95%) Aerospace
4 10 (3.95%) Military
5 9 (3.56%) Law
5 9 (3.56%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.98%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.58%) Marketing
8 2 (0.79%) Legal
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 63 (24.90%) Software Engineer
2 32 (12.65%) Systems Engineer
3 31 (12.25%) Developer
4 21 (8.30%) Java Engineer
4 21 (8.30%) Java Software Engineer
5 20 (7.91%) C++ Software Engineer
6 17 (6.72%) Software Developer
6 17 (6.72%) Test Engineer
7 15 (5.93%) Consultant
8 14 (5.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (5.53%) Network Engineer
9 13 (5.14%) C# Software Engineer
9 13 (5.14%) Security Engineer
10 12 (4.74%) Principal Engineer
11 11 (4.35%) Embedded Engineer
11 11 (4.35%) Platform Engineer
12 10 (3.95%) .NET Developer
12 10 (3.95%) Project Manager
13 9 (3.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 9 (3.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (12.65%) .NET
2 27 (10.67%) HTML
3 23 (9.09%) Java EE
4 22 (8.70%) Node.js
5 20 (7.91%) Django
6 18 (7.11%) STL
7 17 (6.72%) .NET Framework
8 16 (6.32%) Hibernate
8 16 (6.32%) J2EE
8 16 (6.32%) Spring
9 15 (5.93%) ASP.NET
9 15 (5.93%) LAMP
9 15 (5.93%) RabbitMQ
9 15 (5.93%) REST
9 15 (5.93%) SOAP
9 15 (5.93%) Spring MVC
10 14 (5.53%) EJB
11 13 (5.14%) AngularJS
11 13 (5.14%) XML
12 11 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.49%) Self-Motivation
2 22 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.95%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (3.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 10 (3.95%) Social Media
4 9 (3.56%) Cyber Defence
4 9 (3.56%) Cybercrime
4 9 (3.56%) Enterprise Cloud
5 8 (3.16%) iPhone
5 8 (3.16%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.77%) Cyberattack
7 6 (2.37%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.98%) CAN bus
9 4 (1.58%) CESG
9 4 (1.58%) VHDL
10 3 (1.19%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.19%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.19%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.19%) Replication
10 3 (1.19%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 67 (26.48%) Windows
2 65 (25.69%) Linux
3 37 (14.62%) Android
4 27 (10.67%) Apple iOS
5 21 (8.30%) Mac OS X
6 14 (5.53%) Unix
7 9 (3.56%) Embedded Linux
8 8 (3.16%) Windows Phone
9 5 (1.98%) Windows Server
10 4 (1.58%) CentOS
11 3 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.19%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.79%) Fedora
13 1 (0.40%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.40%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (41.11%) Software Engineering
2 78 (30.83%) Systems Engineering
3 73 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (28.46%) Cybersecurity
5 40 (15.81%) User Stories
6 37 (14.62%) Scrum
7 34 (13.44%) Coaching
8 33 (13.04%) Test Automation
9 32 (12.65%) Problem-Solving
10 31 (12.25%) Reverse Engineering
11 30 (11.86%) Analytics
12 27 (10.67%) Mentoring
13 25 (9.88%) Data Analytics
14 22 (8.70%) DevOps
14 22 (8.70%) TDD
15 21 (8.30%) Business Development
15 21 (8.30%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (8.30%) ITIL
15 21 (8.30%) Kanban
15 21 (8.30%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (35.97%) Python
2 87 (34.39%) C++
3 81 (32.02%) Java
4 70 (27.67%) C#
5 50 (19.76%) JavaScript
6 34 (13.44%) Bash Shell
7 31 (12.25%) Objective-C
8 23 (9.09%) PowerShell
9 20 (7.91%) Embedded C
9 20 (7.91%) PHP
10 18 (7.11%) Perl
11 17 (6.72%) SQL
12 12 (4.74%) Embedded C++
13 9 (3.56%) Korn
14 8 (3.16%) Ruby
15 5 (1.98%) Apple Swift
15 5 (1.98%) Tcl
16 4 (1.58%) Assembly Language
16 4 (1.58%) Rust
16 4 (1.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 180 (71.15%) Security Cleared
2 134 (52.96%) DV Cleared
3 73 (28.85%) SC Cleared
4 51 (20.16%) Degree
5 32 (12.65%) CCNA
5 32 (12.65%) Cisco Certification
6 29 (11.46%) CISSP
6 29 (11.46%) MCSE
6 29 (11.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (10.67%) CompTIA Security+
7 27 (10.67%) GIAC
7 27 (10.67%) Linux+ Certification
7 27 (10.67%) Network+ Certification
7 27 (10.67%) SANS
7 27 (10.67%) SSCP
8 9 (3.56%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (3.16%) APMP
10 7 (2.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (1.58%) Master's Degree
11 4 (1.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.98%) DO-178B
2 3 (1.19%) QA
3 2 (0.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.79%) RMADS
3 2 (0.79%) SLA
4 1 (0.40%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 28 (11.07%) Docker
2 16 (6.32%) vSphere
3 12 (4.74%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (4.35%) NFS
4 11 (4.35%) Samba
5 10 (3.95%) VMware NSX
6 8 (3.16%) Firmware
7 7 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (1.58%) Active Directory
9 3 (1.19%) pfSense
9 3 (1.19%) VirtualBox
9 3 (1.19%) Xen
10 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (10.67%) Puppet
2 15 (5.93%) Salt
3 14 (5.53%) Ansible
4 13 (5.14%) vCenter Server
5 11 (4.35%) Nagios
6 6 (2.37%) HP ALM
7 5 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.19%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (1.19%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.79%) OpenNMS
9 2 (0.79%) Terraform
9 2 (0.79%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.40%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.40%) Netcool
10 1 (0.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.40%) PowerCLI
10 1 (0.40%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 34 (13.44%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.09%) Cisco
3 20 (7.91%) VMware
4 16 (6.32%) EMC
5 15 (5.93%) Atlassian
6 11 (4.35%) NetApp
6 11 (4.35%) SolarWinds
7 9 (3.56%) HP
8 6 (2.37%) Oracle
9 5 (1.98%) Dell
9 5 (1.98%) Juniper
10 4 (1.58%) SAP
11 3 (1.19%) Citrix
11 3 (1.19%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.19%) Splunk
12 2 (0.79%) Cloudera
12 2 (0.79%) Hortonworks
12 2 (0.79%) Zerto
13 1 (0.40%) Mentor Graphics
13 1 (0.40%) Xilinx