Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 98 101
Rank change year-on-year +11 +3 -4
Permanent jobs citing C 21 28 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.66% 1.77% 2.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.93% 3.35% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 47
Kent median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +4.17% -17.71%
10th Percentile £26,750 £22,875 £30,000
90th Percentile £57,000 £92,125 £55,200
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 716 835 1,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 56.47% 52.68% 53.54%
Number of salaries quoted 620 698 1,059
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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
Maidstone +33 2 £50,000 - 1
Dartford +5 1 £67,500 -
Sevenoaks +1 1 £35,000 -60.00% 1
C
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
1 10 (47.62%) Coaching
2 9 (42.86%) DO-254
3 8 (38.10%) Video Processing
3 8 (38.10%) Algorithms
3 8 (38.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 8 (38.10%) Law
3 8 (38.10%) FPGA Design
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (14.29%) Web Development
7 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 3 (14.29%) Linux
7 3 (14.29%) C++
7 3 (14.29%) HTML
7 3 (14.29%) SQL
7 3 (14.29%) Finance
8 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
8 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
8 2 (9.52%) .NET
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
8 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
8 2 (9.52%) CSS
8 2 (9.52%) HND
8 2 (9.52%) C#

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) IaaS
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) PaaS
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 8 (38.10%) Law
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Advertising
3 2 (9.52%) Electronics
3 2 (9.52%) Military
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Back Office
4 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) FPGA Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Dynamics NAV Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Graduate
4 2 (9.52%) Lead Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Lead Web Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Web Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
2 2 (9.52%) Ajax
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Algorithms
1 8 (38.10%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) PMI
3 1 (4.76%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Coaching
2 8 (38.10%) FPGA Design
2 8 (38.10%) Video Processing
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (9.52%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (4.76%) ETL Development
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security
6 1 (4.76%) IT Strategy
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.76%) Schematic Capture
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) SDLC
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) C++
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) Embedded C
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) MATLAB
2 2 (9.52%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) COBOL
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) HND
4 1 (4.76%) HNC
4 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.76%) PMP
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) DO-254
2 1 (4.76%) GDPR
2 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Mitel