Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 38 47
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9 +10
Permanent jobs citing C 70 64 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 7.63% 6.85% 4.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.41% 10.96% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 63 52 43
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -17.65%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,375 £47,125
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% -

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 564 584 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 61.50% 62.53% 58.18%
Number of salaries quoted 493 517 478
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £22,675
90th Percentile £56,850 £60,000 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -12 30 £37,500 -6.25% 2
C
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 59 (84.29%) C++
2 56 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (78.57%) Firmware
4 53 (75.71%) Scrum
5 18 (25.71%) CppUnit
6 17 (24.29%) Embedded C
7 15 (21.43%) C#
8 10 (14.29%) Degree
9 8 (11.43%) Linux
9 8 (11.43%) Java
10 7 (10.00%) Spring
10 7 (10.00%) Maven
10 7 (10.00%) FreeRTOS
11 6 (8.57%) Computer Science Degree
11 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
11 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
11 6 (8.57%) TCP/IP
11 6 (8.57%) RS-485
11 6 (8.57%) Modbus
11 6 (8.57%) CAN bus
12 5 (7.14%) Apple iOS
12 5 (7.14%) Test Automation
12 5 (7.14%) Data Protection
12 5 (7.14%) DBS Check
12 5 (7.14%) GDPR
12 5 (7.14%) DevOps
12 5 (7.14%) Data Privacy
12 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (7.14%) Ethernet
12 5 (7.14%) Data Protection Act

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Simulink
1 1 (1.43%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) SaaS
2 1 (1.43%) AWS
2 1 (1.43%) AWS IoT
2 1 (1.43%) Azure
2 1 (1.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Modbus
1 6 (8.57%) RS-485
1 6 (8.57%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.14%) Ethernet
3 4 (5.71%) VLAN
4 1 (1.43%) FlexRay
4 1 (1.43%) MQTT
4 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (25.71%) CppUnit
2 7 (10.00%) Maven
3 4 (5.71%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.71%) Robot Framework
3 4 (5.71%) Selenium
4 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.86%) Subversion
6 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.43%) fastlane
6 1 (1.43%) GNU Toolchain
6 1 (1.43%) GoCD
6 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.43%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (1.43%) Automotive
1 1 (1.43%) Electronics
1 1 (1.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 25 (35.71%) Embedded Engineer
2 18 (25.71%) Developer
3 17 (24.29%) Tester
4 13 (18.57%) Embedded Developer
5 8 (11.43%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Compliance Officer
6 5 (7.14%) GDPR Officer
6 5 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Software Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Software Test Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.00%) Spring
2 4 (5.71%) .NET
2 4 (5.71%) 802.1X
2 4 (5.71%) Ajax
2 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.29%) jQuery
3 3 (4.29%) JSON
3 3 (4.29%) WPF
4 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.43%) Cocoa
4 1 (1.43%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (1.43%) CSS
4 1 (1.43%) CSS3
4 1 (1.43%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.43%) HTML
4 1 (1.43%) HTML5
4 1 (1.43%) LINQ
4 1 (1.43%) WCF
4 1 (1.43%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) CAN bus
2 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (4.29%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.86%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.43%) CUDA
6 1 (1.43%) EPoS
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Linux
2 7 (10.00%) FreeRTOS
3 5 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.71%) Android
4 4 (5.71%) Windows
4 4 (5.71%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (75.71%) Scrum
3 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
4 5 (7.14%) Data Privacy
4 5 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 5 (7.14%) DevOps
4 5 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 4 (5.71%) Analytics
5 4 (5.71%) Microservices
5 4 (5.71%) Unit Testing
6 3 (4.29%) MVC
7 2 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.86%) iOS Development
7 2 (2.86%) Process Improvement
8 1 (1.43%) Control Theory
8 1 (1.43%) Device Driver Development
8 1 (1.43%) Mobile Development
8 1 (1.43%) Power Management
8 1 (1.43%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 59 (84.29%) C++
2 17 (24.29%) Embedded C
3 15 (21.43%) C#
4 8 (11.43%) Java
5 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.71%) SQL
6 1 (1.43%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.43%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.43%) Python
6 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Degree
2 6 (8.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (7.14%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) GDPR
2 1 (1.43%) ISO 26262
2 1 (1.43%) MISRA
System Software
1 55 (78.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.43%) Apple
2 1 (1.43%) NVIDIA