Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South East > Kent
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 87 118
Rank change year-on-year -5 +31 -3
Permanent jobs citing C 14 31 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.23% 2.04% 1.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.21% 3.68% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 30
Kent median annual salary £47,500 £40,750 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.56% +14.79% -11.25%
10th Percentile £38,375 £27,325 £19,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £92,500 £41,550
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 Kent with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 633 843 1,095
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 55.53% 55.35% 51.80%
Number of salaries quoted 570 702 965
Kent median annual salary £42,250 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Kent

C
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for C in Kent

C
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Kent over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for C in Kent

C
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Kent region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
Rochester +2 2 - -
Maidstone +11 1 £29,500 +5.36% 2
Sevenoaks +4 1 £40,000 -54.29% 1
Dartford +1 1 £67,500 +58.82%
C
South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Kent region with a requirement for C.

1 8 (57.14%) C++
2 7 (50.00%) UML
2 7 (50.00%) Military
2 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 6 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (42.86%) Validation
3 6 (42.86%) Ada
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 3 (21.43%) Electronics
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 3 (21.43%) Coaching
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 2 (14.29%) Power Management
6 2 (14.29%) REST
6 2 (14.29%) Video Processing
6 2 (14.29%) Product Management
6 2 (14.29%) Use Case
6 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) DO-254
6 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 7 (50.00%) Military
2 3 (21.43%) Electronics
3 2 (14.29%) Aerospace
3 2 (14.29%) Law
4 1 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) FPGA Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Analogue Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Professional Services Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) REST
1 2 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 2 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (14.29%) Smartcard
3 1 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (7.14%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (50.00%) UML
2 6 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (42.86%) Validation
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Coaching
4 2 (14.29%) FPGA Design
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (14.29%) Physics
4 2 (14.29%) Power Management
4 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (14.29%) Product Management
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) Video Processing
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C++
2 6 (42.86%) Ada
3 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.14%) PMP
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) DO-254
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Mitel
2 1 (7.14%) Wind River