Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 28 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
England > Midlands
6 months to
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 93 98 108
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10 -18
Permanent jobs citing C 355 255 179
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.18% 3.06% 2.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.57% 6.40% 5.27%
Number of salaries quoted 148 183 121
10th Percentile £27,000 £31,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £41,250 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.16% -5.00% +19.05%
75th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £84,250 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,689 3,983 3,395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 41.94% 47.86% 47.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3,144 3,273 2,926
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.13% +2.22% +5.88%
75th Percentile £67,000 £58,750 £56,250
90th Percentile £80,350 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for C in the Midlands

C
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C in the Midlands.

Salary trend for C in the Midlands

C
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing C in the Midlands over the 6 months to 28 May 2022.

Salary histogram for C in the Midlands

C
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 28 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West Midlands +18 243 £46,000 +5.75% 63
East Midlands -28 113 £47,500 -5.00% 57
C
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for C.

1 180 (50.70%) Degree
2 133 (37.46%) Social Skills
3 130 (36.62%) C++
4 129 (36.34%) Software Engineering
5 121 (34.08%) Agile
6 116 (32.68%) Python
7 110 (30.99%) Automotive
8 83 (23.38%) Validation
9 82 (23.10%) Problem-Solving
10 77 (21.69%) Analytical Skills
11 72 (20.28%) Software Testing
12 70 (19.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 64 (18.03%) Linux
14 62 (17.46%) Mathematics
15 59 (16.62%) Microsoft
15 59 (16.62%) Project Management
15 59 (16.62%) MATLAB
16 55 (15.49%) Test Automation
17 53 (14.93%) Simulink
17 53 (14.93%) Java
18 51 (14.37%) MISRA
19 49 (13.80%) Unit Testing
20 47 (13.24%) Data Analysis
21 46 (12.96%) TCP/IP
22 45 (12.68%) Electronics
23 44 (12.39%) Rational DOORS
23 44 (12.39%) Signal Processing
24 40 (11.27%) Driving Licence
24 40 (11.27%) Model Validation
25 39 (10.99%) Software Delivery

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 8 (2.25%) Confluence
2 7 (1.97%) Apache
2 7 (1.97%) Apache Spark
3 3 (0.85%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 53 (14.93%) Simulink
2 30 (8.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 27 (7.61%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (3.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (3.66%) TargetLink
6 8 (2.25%) Stateflow
7 4 (1.13%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.56%) CATIA
9 1 (0.28%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (1.69%) SAP MDG
1 6 (1.69%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.89%) Azure
2 15 (4.23%) AWS
3 10 (2.82%) Power Platform
4 7 (1.97%) Microsoft 365
5 5 (1.41%) Serverless
6 4 (1.13%) GCP
7 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.56%) GitHub
7 2 (0.56%) GitHub Actions
8 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.28%) Fivetran
8 1 (0.28%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.28%) SaaS
8 1 (0.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.28%) Snowflake
8 1 (0.28%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 46 (12.96%) TCP/IP
2 39 (10.99%) HTTP
3 18 (5.07%) VoIP
4 9 (2.54%) Ethernet
5 7 (1.97%) WAN
6 6 (1.69%) Modbus
7 5 (1.41%) 5G
7 5 (1.41%) MIMO
7 5 (1.41%) SD-WAN
7 5 (1.41%) Software-Defined Radio
7 5 (1.41%) Wireless
8 3 (0.85%) PBX
8 3 (0.85%) RTP
8 3 (0.85%) STUN
9 2 (0.56%) InfiniBand
9 2 (0.56%) LAN
9 2 (0.56%) RS-232
9 2 (0.56%) VLAN
9 2 (0.56%) Wireless Security
10 1 (0.28%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.54%) Power BI
1 9 (2.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (1.97%) Data Lake
3 7 (1.97%) Metadata
3 7 (1.97%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (1.69%) GIS
4 6 (1.69%) SQLite
5 5 (1.41%) MySQL
6 3 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (0.85%) Ingres
6 3 (0.85%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.56%) QGIS
7 2 (0.56%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 44 (12.39%) Rational DOORS
2 30 (8.45%) JIRA
2 30 (8.45%) Polyspace
2 30 (8.45%) Rational Rhapsody
3 19 (5.35%) Git (software)
4 11 (3.10%) Jenkins
5 10 (2.82%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.85%) Appium
7 3 (0.85%) JMeter
7 3 (0.85%) Ranorex
7 3 (0.85%) Selenium
7 3 (0.85%) Xcode
8 2 (0.56%) CANoe
8 2 (0.56%) GitLab
8 2 (0.56%) PVCS
8 2 (0.56%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.28%) Ant
9 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.28%) LabVIEW
General
1 133 (37.46%) Social Skills
2 110 (30.99%) Automotive
3 77 (21.69%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (19.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 45 (12.68%) Electronics
6 35 (9.86%) Finance
7 30 (8.45%) Public Sector
8 26 (7.32%) Aerospace
9 23 (6.48%) Manufacturing
10 22 (6.20%) Legal
11 16 (4.51%) Retail
12 10 (2.82%) Aviation
12 10 (2.82%) Influencing Skills
12 10 (2.82%) Law
12 10 (2.82%) Marketing
13 9 (2.54%) Telecoms
14 7 (1.97%) Presentation Skills
15 6 (1.69%) Military
16 4 (1.13%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 73 (20.56%) Software Engineer
2 52 (14.65%) Embedded Engineer
3 46 (12.96%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 32 (9.01%) Developer
5 26 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
6 23 (6.48%) Junior
7 22 (6.20%) Integration Engineer
8 20 (5.63%) Lead Software Engineer
8 20 (5.63%) Software Developer
9 19 (5.35%) Junior Embedded Engineer
9 19 (5.35%) Junior Software Engineer
9 19 (5.35%) Software Integration Engineer
10 18 (5.07%) IT Support
11 14 (3.94%) Analyst
12 10 (2.82%) Architect
12 10 (2.82%) Software Architect
13 9 (2.54%) Data Engineer
14 8 (2.25%) Firmware Engineer
15 7 (1.97%) Project Manager
15 7 (1.97%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (10.42%) Protocol Buffers
2 19 (5.35%) .NET
3 11 (3.10%) WPF
4 9 (2.54%) HTML
4 9 (2.54%) WCF
5 6 (1.69%) Kafka
5 6 (1.69%) XML
6 5 (1.41%) CSS
6 5 (1.41%) React
7 4 (1.13%) .NET Core
7 4 (1.13%) Entity Framework
7 4 (1.13%) JSON
7 4 (1.13%) Velocity
7 4 (1.13%) XSLT
8 3 (0.85%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.85%) jQuery
8 3 (0.85%) Leaflet
8 3 (0.85%) Node.js
8 3 (0.85%) WebRTC
9 2 (0.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.27%) Driving Licence
2 31 (8.73%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (5.07%) Algorithms
4 17 (4.79%) NHS
5 14 (3.94%) Client/Server
6 13 (3.66%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.54%) Data Structures
8 8 (2.25%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (1.97%) GNSS
10 6 (1.69%) BBC
10 6 (1.69%) PMI
10 6 (1.69%) Wiki
11 5 (1.41%) User Experience
12 4 (1.13%) ARM Cortex
12 4 (1.13%) Legacy Systems
13 3 (0.85%) Blog
14 2 (0.56%) Cloud Native
14 2 (0.56%) Data Centre
14 2 (0.56%) Device Driver
14 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 64 (18.03%) Linux
2 14 (3.94%) Windows
3 8 (2.25%) VxWorks
4 7 (1.97%) Android
5 4 (1.13%) Unix
6 2 (0.56%) CentOS
6 2 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.56%) Nucleus RTOS
6 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.56%) SUSE
6 2 (0.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.28%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (36.34%) Software Engineering
2 121 (34.08%) Agile
3 83 (23.38%) Validation
4 82 (23.10%) Problem-Solving
5 72 (20.28%) Software Testing
6 62 (17.46%) Mathematics
7 59 (16.62%) Project Management
8 55 (15.49%) Test Automation
9 49 (13.80%) Unit Testing
10 47 (13.24%) Data Analysis
11 44 (12.39%) Signal Processing
12 40 (11.27%) Model Validation
13 39 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
13 39 (10.99%) Requirements Management
13 39 (10.99%) Software Delivery
14 38 (10.70%) FMEA
14 38 (10.70%) Functional Testing
14 38 (10.70%) Project Planning
15 37 (10.42%) Digital Signal Processing
16 36 (10.14%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 130 (36.62%) C++
2 116 (32.68%) Python
3 59 (16.62%) MATLAB
4 53 (14.93%) Java
5 32 (9.01%) C#
6 21 (5.92%) SQL
7 18 (5.07%) Embedded C
8 17 (4.79%) JavaScript
9 12 (3.38%) Bash
10 9 (2.54%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.25%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.97%) Perl
13 4 (1.13%) PHP
13 4 (1.13%) Ruby
14 3 (0.85%) Ingres ABF
14 3 (0.85%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.56%) ES6
15 2 (0.56%) Go
15 2 (0.56%) R
15 2 (0.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 180 (50.70%) Degree
2 26 (7.32%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.23%) DBS Check
4 7 (1.97%) Master's Degree
5 6 (1.69%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.69%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.41%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 3 (0.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (0.56%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.28%) ECDL
9 1 (0.28%) HND
9 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (14.37%) MISRA
2 18 (5.07%) ISO 26262
2 18 (5.07%) SLA
3 10 (2.82%) QA
4 9 (2.54%) AUTOSAR
5 8 (2.25%) IEC 61508
5 8 (2.25%) MISRA C
6 7 (1.97%) GDPR
7 2 (0.56%) Accessibility
8 1 (0.28%) JTAG
8 1 (0.28%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (3.66%) Firmware
2 3 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.56%) Lustre
3 2 (0.56%) NFS
3 2 (0.56%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 1 (0.28%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.85%) Ansible
1 3 (0.85%) SCCM
1 3 (0.85%) vCenter Server
2 2 (0.56%) Ganglia
2 2 (0.56%) Nagios
2 2 (0.56%) ZABBIX
3 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 59 (16.62%) Microsoft
2 32 (9.01%) IBM
3 14 (3.94%) NEC
3 14 (3.94%) Northgate
4 11 (3.10%) QinetiQ
5 8 (2.25%) MathWorks
6 7 (1.97%) Databricks
6 7 (1.97%) SAP
7 6 (1.69%) Ariba
7 6 (1.69%) Fujitsu
7 6 (1.69%) QNX
8 4 (1.13%) Oracle
8 4 (1.13%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.85%) Actian
9 3 (0.85%) Sonus
9 3 (0.85%) Telerik
9 3 (0.85%) VMware
10 2 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.56%) Workday
10 2 (0.56%) YouTube