Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 45 86
Rank change year-on-year +20 +41 -4
Permanent jobs citing C 82 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 12.44% 3.38% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.83% 5.65% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 51 21 8
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +25.00% -19.21%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £25,475
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £33,625
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.23% -22.50% +25.00%

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 460 336 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 69.80% 59.79% 52.20%
Number of salaries quoted 375 322 420
Leicester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -5.66% +6.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% -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 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for C in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 74 (90.24%) Degree
2 70 (85.37%) Software Engineering
3 69 (84.15%) C++
4 63 (76.83%) Embedded Systems
5 62 (75.61%) Device Driver
6 55 (67.07%) Manufacturing
7 52 (63.41%) Unit Testing
7 52 (63.41%) Time Management
8 48 (58.54%) GitHub
9 46 (56.10%) C#
10 43 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (50.00%) Subversion
11 41 (50.00%) Firmware
12 34 (41.46%) Microsoft
13 33 (40.24%) TCP/IP
13 33 (40.24%) Visual Studio
13 33 (40.24%) Linux
13 33 (40.24%) FreeRTOS
13 33 (40.24%) Modbus
13 33 (40.24%) CAN bus
13 33 (40.24%) RS-485
14 32 (39.02%) Robot Framework
15 31 (37.80%) Android
15 31 (37.80%) Apple iOS
15 31 (37.80%) Java
15 31 (37.80%) Spring
15 31 (37.80%) Maven
16 29 (35.37%) Cybersecurity
17 23 (28.05%) Marketing
17 23 (28.05%) Scrum

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.54%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 48 (58.54%) GitHub
2 3 (3.66%) SaaS
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (40.24%) Modbus
1 33 (40.24%) RS-485
1 33 (40.24%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.22%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) Wireless
2 1 (1.22%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (50.00%) Subversion
2 33 (40.24%) Visual Studio
3 32 (39.02%) Robot Framework
4 31 (37.80%) Maven
5 12 (14.63%) CppUnit
6 7 (8.54%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 55 (67.07%) Manufacturing
2 23 (28.05%) Marketing
3 15 (18.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 63 (76.83%) Software Engineer
2 48 (58.54%) Embedded Engineer
3 42 (51.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 30 (36.59%) Lead Software Engineer
5 19 (23.17%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
6 13 (15.85%) Software Test Engineer
6 13 (15.85%) Test Engineer
7 11 (13.41%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) UI Engineer
8 6 (7.32%) UX Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 1 (1.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
10 1 (1.22%) 2nd Line Support
10 1 (1.22%) C# Developer
10 1 (1.22%) Head of Engineering
10 1 (1.22%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 1 (1.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 1 (1.22%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (37.80%) Spring
2 15 (18.29%) COM
3 10 (12.20%) JSON
4 8 (9.76%) HTML
5 7 (8.54%) HTML5
5 7 (8.54%) RESTful
6 6 (7.32%) .NET
7 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.66%) Ajax
8 3 (3.66%) jQuery
8 3 (3.66%) WPF
9 2 (2.44%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.22%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (1.22%) CSS
10 1 (1.22%) React
10 1 (1.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.22%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 63 (76.83%) Embedded Systems
2 62 (75.61%) Device Driver
3 33 (40.24%) CAN bus
4 7 (8.54%) User Experience
5 4 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.22%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 33 (40.24%) FreeRTOS
1 33 (40.24%) Linux
2 31 (37.80%) Android
2 31 (37.80%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.66%) Windows
4 2 (2.44%) Unix
5 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (85.37%) Software Engineering
2 52 (63.41%) Time Management
2 52 (63.41%) Unit Testing
3 43 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (35.37%) Cybersecurity
5 23 (28.05%) Scrum
6 19 (23.17%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (15.85%) Software Testing
7 13 (15.85%) Test Automation
8 11 (13.41%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (9.76%) TDD
10 7 (8.54%) OO
10 7 (8.54%) UML
11 4 (4.88%) MVC
12 3 (3.66%) Process Improvement
13 1 (1.22%) Continuous Improvement
13 1 (1.22%) Device Driver Development
13 1 (1.22%) Mentoring
13 1 (1.22%) Performance Management
13 1 (1.22%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 69 (84.15%) C++
2 46 (56.10%) C#
3 31 (37.80%) Java
4 11 (13.41%) JavaScript
5 8 (9.76%) Embedded C
6 5 (6.10%) SQL
7 2 (2.44%) VB
7 2 (2.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 74 (90.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) QA
System Software
1 41 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 34 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle
3 1 (1.22%) Apple
3 1 (1.22%) Cisco
3 1 (1.22%) Google
3 1 (1.22%) Virgin Media
3 1 (1.22%) VMware