Period
to 17 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 55 54 40
Rank change year-on-year -1 -14 +42
Permanent jobs citing C 3 28 52
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Guildford 0.80% 3.79% 6.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.41% 6.86% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 27 32
Median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +25.00% -36.00%
10th Percentile £42,900 £42,000 £31,600
90th Percentile £49,500 £70,000 £48,750
Surrey median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +2.56%

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 Guildford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Guildford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 213 408 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 56.95% 55.21% 54.07%
Number of salaries quoted 201 395 427
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £70,250
Surrey median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Guildford

C
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for C in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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 Guildford region with a requirement for C.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (66.67%) VHDL
2 2 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Physics
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Signal Processing
2 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
2 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (66.67%) Software-Defined Radio
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) QNX

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Software-Defined Radio
1 2 (66.67%) Wireless
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) FPGA Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Radio Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (66.67%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Signal Processing
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Physics
1 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) QNX