Period
to 22 February 2019

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 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 65 84
Rank change year-on-year +41 +19 -3
Permanent jobs citing C 109 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 15.10% 1.18% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.71% 1.90% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 39 7 5
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +1.91%
10th Percentile £33,750 £24,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,000 £47,500 £58,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -30.00% +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 502 368 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 69.53% 62.16% 61.95%
Number of salaries quoted 364 348 469
Leicester median annual salary £40,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.71% -6.67% -8.54%
10th Percentile £26,825 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,375 £48,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -

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 22 February 2019.

Salary histogram for C in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, 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.

1 101 (92.66%) Software Engineering
2 100 (91.74%) Degree
3 98 (89.91%) C#
4 93 (85.32%) Firmware
4 93 (85.32%) Agile Software Development
5 88 (80.73%) C++
6 80 (73.39%) FreeRTOS
7 79 (72.48%) Embedded Systems
8 78 (71.56%) Modbus
8 78 (71.56%) CAN bus
8 78 (71.56%) RS-485
8 78 (71.56%) TCP/IP
9 76 (69.72%) Time Management
10 75 (68.81%) Unit Testing
11 71 (65.14%) Manufacturing
12 68 (62.39%) Robot Framework
13 65 (59.63%) Device Driver
13 65 (59.63%) Linux
14 64 (58.72%) Microsoft
15 63 (57.80%) Visual Studio
16 61 (55.96%) Java
16 61 (55.96%) Spring
16 61 (55.96%) Maven
16 61 (55.96%) Android
16 61 (55.96%) Apple iOS
17 58 (53.21%) Cybersecurity
18 50 (45.87%) Technical Leadership
19 45 (41.28%) Scrum
20 41 (37.61%) Marketing
21 36 (33.03%) GitHub

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 14 (12.84%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 36 (33.03%) GitHub
2 3 (2.75%) SaaS
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 78 (71.56%) Modbus
1 78 (71.56%) RS-485
1 78 (71.56%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.83%) MQTT
2 2 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 68 (62.39%) Robot Framework
2 63 (57.80%) Visual Studio
3 61 (55.96%) Maven
4 22 (20.18%) Subversion
5 15 (13.76%) CppUnit
6 14 (12.84%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.83%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.83%) GNU Toolchain
9 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.92%) Selenium
9 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 71 (65.14%) Manufacturing
2 41 (37.61%) Marketing
3 18 (16.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 86 (78.90%) Software Engineer
2 46 (42.20%) Embedded Engineer
3 44 (40.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 44 (40.37%) Lead Software Engineer
4 19 (17.43%) Senior Software Engineer
5 16 (14.68%) Software Test Engineer
5 16 (14.68%) Test Engineer
6 13 (11.93%) UI Engineer
6 13 (11.93%) UX Engineer
7 11 (10.09%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Software Developer
9 2 (1.83%) C# Developer
9 2 (1.83%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (0.92%) Agile Test Analyst
10 1 (0.92%) Analyst
10 1 (0.92%) C Developer
10 1 (0.92%) Firmware Engineer
10 1 (0.92%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 1 (0.92%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (55.96%) Spring
2 31 (28.44%) COM
3 17 (15.60%) JSON
4 15 (13.76%) HTML
5 14 (12.84%) HTML5
5 14 (12.84%) RESTful
6 6 (5.50%) .NET
7 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.75%) Ajax
8 3 (2.75%) jQuery
8 3 (2.75%) WPF
9 2 (1.83%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.92%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.92%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.92%) CSS
10 1 (0.92%) React
10 1 (0.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.92%) Vue.js
10 1 (0.92%) XML
10 1 (0.92%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 79 (72.48%) Embedded Systems
2 78 (71.56%) CAN bus
3 65 (59.63%) Device Driver
4 14 (12.84%) User Experience
5 3 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.92%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.92%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 80 (73.39%) FreeRTOS
2 65 (59.63%) Linux
3 61 (55.96%) Android
3 61 (55.96%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.83%) Unix
4 2 (1.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (92.66%) Software Engineering
2 93 (85.32%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (69.72%) Time Management
4 75 (68.81%) Unit Testing
5 58 (53.21%) Cybersecurity
6 50 (45.87%) Technical Leadership
7 45 (41.28%) Scrum
8 30 (27.52%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (15.60%) Test Automation
10 16 (14.68%) Software Testing
11 15 (13.76%) TDD
12 14 (12.84%) OO
12 14 (12.84%) UML
13 11 (10.09%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (10.09%) Process Improvement
14 4 (3.67%) MVC
15 2 (1.83%) Logistics
16 1 (0.92%) Technical Architecture
16 1 (0.92%) Test Strategy
16 1 (0.92%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 98 (89.91%) C#
2 88 (80.73%) C++
3 61 (55.96%) Java
4 18 (16.51%) JavaScript
5 15 (13.76%) Embedded C
6 6 (5.50%) SQL
7 2 (1.83%) VB
7 2 (1.83%) VB6
Qualifications
1 100 (91.74%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) QA
System Software
1 93 (85.32%) Firmware
Vendors
1 64 (58.72%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle
3 1 (0.92%) Google
3 1 (0.92%) Virgin Media