Period
to 18 January 2019

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

C
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 67 82
Rank change year-on-year +39 +15 -9
Permanent jobs citing C 104 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 10.61% 2.15% 2.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.17% 3.47% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 45 16 25
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% -29.55% +37.50%
10th Percentile £33,750 £25,625 £29,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £67,500 £60,000
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +20.00%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 643 576 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 65.61% 61.80% 55.15%
Number of salaries quoted 457 524 695
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.38% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +38 103 £40,000 +14.29% 9
Loughborough - 1 £45,000 - 4
C
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for C.

1 97 (93.27%) Degree
2 95 (91.35%) Software Engineering
3 87 (83.65%) C++
4 83 (79.81%) C#
5 79 (75.96%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (75.96%) Embedded Systems
6 76 (73.08%) Firmware
7 74 (71.15%) Time Management
8 72 (69.23%) Manufacturing
9 71 (68.27%) Device Driver
10 70 (67.31%) Unit Testing
11 64 (61.54%) TCP/IP
11 64 (61.54%) Modbus
11 64 (61.54%) CAN bus
11 64 (61.54%) RS-485
11 64 (61.54%) FreeRTOS
12 58 (55.77%) Robot Framework
13 55 (52.88%) Microsoft
13 55 (52.88%) Visual Studio
13 55 (52.88%) Linux
14 53 (50.96%) Java
14 53 (50.96%) Android
14 53 (50.96%) Apple iOS
14 53 (50.96%) Spring
14 53 (50.96%) Maven
15 51 (49.04%) Cybersecurity
16 49 (47.12%) Technical Leadership
17 46 (44.23%) GitHub
18 39 (37.50%) Scrum
19 35 (33.65%) 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 12 (11.54%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 46 (44.23%) GitHub
2 3 (2.88%) SaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 64 (61.54%) Modbus
1 64 (61.54%) RS-485
1 64 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.96%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 58 (55.77%) Robot Framework
2 55 (52.88%) Visual Studio
3 53 (50.96%) Maven
4 34 (32.69%) Subversion
5 17 (16.35%) CppUnit
6 12 (11.54%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 72 (69.23%) Manufacturing
2 35 (33.65%) Marketing
3 17 (16.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 82 (78.85%) Software Engineer
2 50 (48.08%) Embedded Engineer
3 45 (43.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 43 (41.35%) Lead Software Engineer
5 18 (17.31%) Software Test Engineer
5 18 (17.31%) Test Engineer
6 17 (16.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 16 (15.38%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
8 11 (10.58%) UI Engineer
8 11 (10.58%) UX Engineer
9 4 (3.85%) Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Software Developer
10 1 (0.96%) C# Developer
10 1 (0.96%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (0.96%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 1 (0.96%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (50.96%) Spring
2 26 (25.00%) COM
3 15 (14.42%) JSON
4 13 (12.50%) HTML
5 12 (11.54%) HTML5
5 12 (11.54%) RESTful
6 6 (5.77%) .NET
7 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.88%) Ajax
8 3 (2.88%) jQuery
8 3 (2.88%) WPF
9 2 (1.92%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.96%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.96%) CSS
10 1 (0.96%) React
10 1 (0.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.96%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 79 (75.96%) Embedded Systems
2 71 (68.27%) Device Driver
3 64 (61.54%) CAN bus
4 12 (11.54%) User Experience
5 4 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.96%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 64 (61.54%) FreeRTOS
2 55 (52.88%) Linux
3 53 (50.96%) Android
3 53 (50.96%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.92%) Unix
4 2 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (91.35%) Software Engineering
2 79 (75.96%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (71.15%) Time Management
4 70 (67.31%) Unit Testing
5 51 (49.04%) Cybersecurity
6 49 (47.12%) Technical Leadership
7 39 (37.50%) Scrum
8 30 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (17.31%) Software Testing
9 18 (17.31%) Test Automation
10 13 (12.50%) OO
10 13 (12.50%) TDD
11 12 (11.54%) UML
12 9 (8.65%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (7.69%) Process Improvement
14 4 (3.85%) MVC
15 1 (0.96%) Acceptance Criteria
15 1 (0.96%) Device Driver Development
15 1 (0.96%) Logistics
15 1 (0.96%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 87 (83.65%) C++
2 83 (79.81%) C#
3 53 (50.96%) Java
4 16 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 13 (12.50%) Embedded C
6 5 (4.81%) SQL
7 2 (1.92%) VB
7 2 (1.92%) VB6
8 1 (0.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 97 (93.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) QA
System Software
1 76 (73.08%) Firmware
Vendors
1 55 (52.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle
3 1 (0.96%) Google
3 1 (0.96%) Virgin Media