Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 54 70
Rank change year-on-year +22 +16 +5
Permanent jobs citing C 85 32 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 9.06% 3.47% 3.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.05% 5.70% 5.55%
Number of salaries quoted 54 30 40
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% -22.50% +25.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £60,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% +15.09%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 605 561 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 64.50% 60.85% 54.09%
Number of salaries quoted 500 513 732
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Leicestershire

C
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for C in Leicestershire

C
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for C in Leicestershire

C
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Leicester +20 82 £40,000 +6.67% 9
C
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for C.

1 76 (89.41%) Degree
2 72 (84.71%) Software Engineering
3 71 (83.53%) C++
4 63 (74.12%) Embedded Systems
5 62 (72.94%) Device Driver
6 57 (67.06%) Manufacturing
7 52 (61.18%) Unit Testing
7 52 (61.18%) Time Management
8 48 (56.47%) GitHub
8 48 (56.47%) C#
9 45 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (49.41%) Firmware
11 41 (48.24%) Subversion
12 35 (41.18%) Visual Studio
13 34 (40.00%) Microsoft
13 34 (40.00%) FreeRTOS
14 33 (38.82%) RS-485
14 33 (38.82%) Modbus
14 33 (38.82%) CAN bus
14 33 (38.82%) Linux
14 33 (38.82%) TCP/IP
15 32 (37.65%) Robot Framework
16 31 (36.47%) Android
16 31 (36.47%) Apple iOS
16 31 (36.47%) Java
16 31 (36.47%) Spring
16 31 (36.47%) Maven
17 29 (34.12%) Cybersecurity
18 25 (29.41%) Scrum
19 23 (27.06%) Marketing

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (8.24%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 48 (56.47%) GitHub
2 3 (3.53%) SaaS
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (38.82%) Modbus
1 33 (38.82%) RS-485
1 33 (38.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.18%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.18%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) Wireless
2 1 (1.18%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
1 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 41 (48.24%) Subversion
2 35 (41.18%) Visual Studio
3 32 (37.65%) Robot Framework
4 31 (36.47%) Maven
5 12 (14.12%) CppUnit
6 7 (8.24%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.35%) WiX
8 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.18%) GNU Toolchain
8 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 57 (67.06%) Manufacturing
2 23 (27.06%) Marketing
3 17 (20.00%) Automotive
4 2 (2.35%) Law
5 1 (1.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 65 (76.47%) Software Engineer
2 48 (56.47%) Embedded Engineer
3 42 (49.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 30 (35.29%) Lead Software Engineer
5 19 (22.35%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
6 13 (15.29%) Software Test Engineer
6 13 (15.29%) Test Engineer
7 11 (12.94%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) UI Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) UX Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 1 (1.18%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
10 1 (1.18%) 2nd Line Support
10 1 (1.18%) C# Developer
10 1 (1.18%) Head of Engineering
10 1 (1.18%) IT Support Technician
10 1 (1.18%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 1 (1.18%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (36.47%) Spring
2 15 (17.65%) COM
3 10 (11.76%) JSON
4 8 (9.41%) HTML
5 7 (8.24%) HTML5
5 7 (8.24%) RESTful
6 6 (7.06%) .NET
7 5 (5.88%) WPF
8 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET
9 3 (3.53%) Ajax
9 3 (3.53%) jQuery
10 2 (2.35%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.35%) MFC
11 1 (1.18%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (1.18%) CSS
11 1 (1.18%) React
11 1 (1.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.18%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 63 (74.12%) Embedded Systems
2 62 (72.94%) Device Driver
3 33 (38.82%) CAN bus
4 7 (8.24%) User Experience
5 4 (4.71%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.71%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.35%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.18%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.00%) FreeRTOS
2 33 (38.82%) Linux
3 31 (36.47%) Android
3 31 (36.47%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.88%) Windows
5 2 (2.35%) Unix
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (84.71%) Software Engineering
2 52 (61.18%) Time Management
2 52 (61.18%) Unit Testing
3 45 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (34.12%) Cybersecurity
5 25 (29.41%) Scrum
6 19 (22.35%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (15.29%) Software Testing
7 13 (15.29%) Test Automation
8 11 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (10.59%) OO
10 8 (9.41%) TDD
11 7 (8.24%) UML
12 4 (4.71%) MVC
13 3 (3.53%) Mathematics
13 3 (3.53%) Process Improvement
14 2 (2.35%) OOD
14 2 (2.35%) OOP
14 2 (2.35%) Physics
14 2 (2.35%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 71 (83.53%) C++
2 48 (56.47%) C#
3 31 (36.47%) Java
4 11 (12.94%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.59%) Embedded C
6 5 (5.88%) SQL
7 2 (2.35%) VB
7 2 (2.35%) VB6
7 2 (2.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 76 (89.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) QA
System Software
1 42 (49.41%) Firmware
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 34 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.35%) Oracle
3 1 (1.18%) Apple
3 1 (1.18%) Cisco
3 1 (1.18%) Google
3 1 (1.18%) Virgin Media
3 1 (1.18%) VMware