Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 43 78
Rank change year-on-year +1 +35 -2
Permanent jobs citing C 41 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 6.50% 4.57% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.02% 7.76% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 39 35 19
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - +23.63%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £48,000 £46,000 £42,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -17.65% +6.25%

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 Leicester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 409 322 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 64.82% 58.87% 48.83%
Number of salaries quoted 377 307 371
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £27,800 £22,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Leicester

C
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for C in Leicester

C
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Leicester over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for C in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 Leicester region with a requirement for C.

1 38 (92.68%) C++
2 37 (90.24%) GitHub
3 36 (87.80%) Embedded Systems
3 36 (87.80%) Subversion
3 36 (87.80%) Degree
3 36 (87.80%) Device Driver
4 31 (75.61%) Software Engineering
5 26 (63.41%) Manufacturing
6 19 (46.34%) Unit Testing
7 17 (41.46%) Time Management
8 7 (17.07%) Software Testing
8 7 (17.07%) CppUnit
8 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
9 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (14.63%) Marketing
10 3 (7.32%) C#
10 3 (7.32%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (4.88%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
11 2 (4.88%) Scrum
11 2 (4.88%) SQL
11 2 (4.88%) .NET
11 2 (4.88%) Windows
11 2 (4.88%) Firmware
12 1 (2.44%) Internet
12 1 (2.44%) Project Management
12 1 (2.44%) Linux
12 1 (2.44%) Python
12 1 (2.44%) Bluetooth
12 1 (2.44%) Cisco

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Cloud Services
1 37 (90.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
1 1 (2.44%) Wireless
1 1 (2.44%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 36 (87.80%) Subversion
2 7 (17.07%) CppUnit
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 26 (63.41%) Manufacturing
2 6 (14.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (87.80%) Embedded Engineer
2 30 (73.17%) Software Engineer
3 29 (70.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 17 (41.46%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
4 17 (41.46%) Lead Software Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Software Test Engineer
5 7 (17.07%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Developer
7 1 (2.44%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.44%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
7 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 1 (2.44%) Head of Engineering
7 1 (2.44%) IT Support
7 1 (2.44%) IT Support Technician
7 1 (2.44%) IT Technician
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.44%) jQuery
2 1 (2.44%) Node.js
2 1 (2.44%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (2.44%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 36 (87.80%) Device Driver
1 36 (87.80%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (7.32%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.44%) Animation
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Android
2 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Unix
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (75.61%) Software Engineering
2 19 (46.34%) Unit Testing
3 17 (41.46%) Time Management
4 7 (17.07%) Software Testing
4 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
5 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.88%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (4.88%) Scrum
7 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.44%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.44%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (2.44%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.44%) MVC
7 1 (2.44%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.44%) Project Management
7 1 (2.44%) Prototyping
7 1 (2.44%) Visual Effects
7 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.44%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (92.68%) C++
2 3 (7.32%) C#
3 2 (4.88%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.44%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.44%) VB
4 1 (2.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 36 (87.80%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Firmware
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Apple
2 1 (2.44%) Atmel
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) VMware