Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 123 113
Rank change year-on-year +40 -10 +2
Permanent jobs citing C 548 430 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.54% 2.39% 2.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.62% 4.98% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 495 359 426
Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,800 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,125
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 8282 8641 9017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 53.43% 47.97% 48.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7152 7228 7885
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £59,875 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

C
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for C in the Midlands

C
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for C in the Midlands

C
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in the Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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
West Midlands +63 400 £41,000 +7.89% 27
East Midlands +22 148 £40,000 -1.84% 7
C
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for C.

1 220 (40.15%) C++
2 159 (29.01%) Software Engineering
3 154 (28.10%) C#
4 137 (25.00%) SQL
5 123 (22.45%) Java
6 112 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
7 110 (20.07%) Electronics
8 104 (18.98%) Degree
9 100 (18.25%) JavaScript
10 97 (17.70%) .NET
11 95 (17.34%) Retail
12 94 (17.15%) MySQL
13 91 (16.61%) HTML
13 91 (16.61%) CSS
13 91 (16.61%) Linux
14 87 (15.88%) PHP
15 77 (14.05%) Python
15 77 (14.05%) Git (software)
16 76 (13.87%) Windows
17 74 (13.50%) Android
18 65 (11.86%) Microsoft
19 64 (11.68%) Mobile App
20 63 (11.50%) Firmware
21 62 (11.31%) HTML5
22 60 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
22 60 (10.95%) Embedded C
23 58 (10.58%) Automotive
24 57 (10.40%) Computer Science
25 56 (10.22%) Apple iOS
26 52 (9.49%) AngularJS

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 16 (2.92%) CMS
2 15 (2.74%) Apache
3 11 (2.01%) SharePoint
4 10 (1.82%) JBoss
5 9 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (1.64%) WordPress
6 7 (1.28%) IIS
7 6 (1.09%) Confluence
7 6 (1.09%) OpenStack
7 6 (1.09%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.91%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.91%) SAS
9 2 (0.36%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.18%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.18%) Orchard CMS
10 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (4.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (3.83%) Simulink
3 18 (3.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (2.37%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (1.46%) Adobe Illustrator
5 8 (1.46%) Photoshop
6 7 (1.28%) Doxygen
6 7 (1.28%) Stateflow
7 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.18%) InDesign
8 1 (0.18%) InVision
8 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.18%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 38 (6.93%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (1.09%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 4 (0.73%) LabWindows
4 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.36%) Exstream
4 2 (0.36%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.18%) Magento
5 1 (0.18%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 35 (6.39%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (2.74%) Google Play
4 11 (2.01%) GitHub
5 8 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
7 5 (0.91%) SaaS
7 5 (0.91%) Serverless
8 2 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.93%) TCP/IP
1 27 (4.93%) Wireless
2 21 (3.83%) Bluetooth
2 21 (3.83%) Ethernet
3 19 (3.47%) HTTP
4 13 (2.37%) Firewall
5 10 (1.82%) RS-485
6 9 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (1.64%) Cisco Wireless
6 9 (1.64%) Internet
6 9 (1.64%) Network Security
7 8 (1.46%) Profibus
7 8 (1.46%) SNMP
7 8 (1.46%) SSH
7 8 (1.46%) VPN
7 8 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (1.28%) LAN
8 7 (1.28%) WAN
9 6 (1.09%) 802.11
9 6 (1.09%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (17.15%) MySQL
2 46 (8.39%) NoSQL
3 34 (6.20%) SQL Server
4 27 (4.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (4.20%) Big Data
6 20 (3.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (2.92%) Relational Database
9 14 (2.55%) MongoDB
10 10 (1.82%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.28%) SQLPlus
13 4 (0.73%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
16 1 (0.18%) Apache Hive
16 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 10g
16 1 (0.18%) Power BI
16 1 (0.18%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 77 (14.05%) Git (software)
2 26 (4.74%) Subversion
2 26 (4.74%) Visual Studio
3 25 (4.56%) Eclipse
4 23 (4.20%) Xcode
5 21 (3.83%) Android Studio
6 17 (3.10%) JIRA
7 16 (2.92%) Rational DOORS
8 11 (2.01%) JUnit
8 11 (2.01%) PHPUnit
9 10 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (1.46%) JSUnit
10 8 (1.46%) Selenium
11 7 (1.28%) VectorCAST
12 5 (0.91%) JMeter
12 5 (0.91%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.91%) Redmine
13 4 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (0.73%) Jenkins
13 4 (0.73%) LabVIEW
General
1 110 (20.07%) Electronics
2 95 (17.34%) Retail
3 58 (10.58%) Automotive
4 39 (7.12%) Marketing
5 37 (6.75%) Advertising
6 35 (6.39%) Finance
7 30 (5.47%) Manufacturing
8 25 (4.56%) Games
9 20 (3.65%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.09%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.91%) Military
12 4 (0.73%) Back Office
13 3 (0.55%) Legal
14 2 (0.36%) Banking
14 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.18%) Billing
15 1 (0.18%) German Language
15 1 (0.18%) Law
15 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 217 (39.60%) Developer
2 106 (19.34%) Software Engineer
3 61 (11.13%) Embedded Engineer
4 51 (9.31%) Architect
5 47 (8.58%) Senior Developer
6 43 (7.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 41 (7.48%) C++ Developer
8 40 (7.30%) HTML Developer
9 39 (7.12%) HTML CSS Developer
9 39 (7.12%) Technical Architect
10 38 (6.93%) .NET Developer
11 36 (6.57%) PHP Developer
12 35 (6.39%) SQL Developer
13 32 (5.84%) Software Developer
14 28 (5.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 27 (4.93%) JavaScript Developer
16 24 (4.38%) C# Developer
16 24 (4.38%) Technical Developer
17 23 (4.20%) Electronics Engineer
18 22 (4.01%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (17.70%) .NET
2 91 (16.61%) CSS
2 91 (16.61%) HTML
3 62 (11.31%) HTML5
4 52 (9.49%) AngularJS
5 48 (8.76%) Node.js
6 47 (8.58%) CSS3
7 43 (7.85%) REST
7 43 (7.85%) XML
8 39 (7.12%) Web Services
9 38 (6.93%) jQuery
10 34 (6.20%) ASP.NET
11 30 (5.47%) JSON
12 23 (4.20%) WebSockets
13 20 (3.65%) Laravel
14 19 (3.47%) iOS SDK
15 16 (2.92%) Ruby on Rails
15 16 (2.92%) SOAP
16 15 (2.74%) LESS
16 15 (2.74%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 64 (11.68%) Mobile App
2 60 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (10.40%) Computer Science
4 33 (6.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 30 (5.47%) User Experience
6 29 (5.29%) Embedded Systems
7 21 (3.83%) VHDL
8 13 (2.37%) Algorithms
9 12 (2.19%) Device Driver
9 12 (2.19%) Verilog
10 10 (1.82%) Social Media
11 9 (1.64%) CAN bus
11 9 (1.64%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.46%) iPad
12 8 (1.46%) iPhone
12 8 (1.46%) NHS
13 6 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (0.91%) CPLD
14 5 (0.91%) Internet of Things
15 4 (0.73%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 91 (16.61%) Linux
2 76 (13.87%) Windows
3 74 (13.50%) Android
4 56 (10.22%) Apple iOS
5 29 (5.29%) Unix
6 13 (2.37%) Windows 7
7 12 (2.19%) VxWorks
8 9 (1.64%) Windows 10
8 9 (1.64%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 7 (1.28%) Windows Server
9 7 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.91%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.91%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.36%) Kali Linux
11 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.18%) Solaris
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (29.01%) Software Engineering
2 112 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (8.58%) Test Automation
4 46 (8.39%) OO
5 45 (8.21%) Mathematics
6 38 (6.93%) Scrum
7 33 (6.02%) OOP
7 33 (6.02%) SDLC
7 33 (6.02%) Unit Testing
8 27 (4.93%) Android Development
8 27 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (4.93%) E-Commerce
9 25 (4.56%) UML
9 25 (4.56%) Web Development
10 24 (4.38%) Project Management
11 23 (4.20%) Continuous Improvement
11 23 (4.20%) Digital Marketing
12 22 (4.01%) TDD
13 21 (3.83%) SEO
13 21 (3.83%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 220 (40.15%) C++
2 154 (28.10%) C#
3 137 (25.00%) SQL
4 123 (22.45%) Java
5 100 (18.25%) JavaScript
6 87 (15.88%) PHP
7 77 (14.05%) Python
8 60 (10.95%) Embedded C
9 51 (9.31%) MATLAB
10 26 (4.74%) Perl
10 26 (4.74%) Ruby
11 22 (4.01%) Objective-C
11 22 (4.01%) VB
12 21 (3.83%) VB.NET
13 16 (2.92%) VB6
14 13 (2.37%) Embedded C++
15 12 (2.19%) PowerShell
16 11 (2.01%) Apple Swift
16 11 (2.01%) Assembly Language
17 9 (1.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 104 (18.98%) Degree
2 29 (5.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (4.93%) Security Cleared
4 24 (4.38%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.19%) HND
6 10 (1.82%) PhD
7 9 (1.64%) CISSP
8 8 (1.46%) CCNP
8 8 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.46%) GNVQ
9 7 (1.28%) CISM
10 5 (0.91%) CHECK Team Leader
10 5 (0.91%) CHECK Team Member
10 5 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.91%) OSCP
11 4 (0.73%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.73%) Master's Degree
11 4 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
12 3 (0.55%) CCDA
12 3 (0.55%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.57%) QA
2 33 (6.02%) MISRA
3 15 (2.74%) MISRA C
4 11 (2.01%) IEC 62304
4 11 (2.01%) ISO 26262
5 9 (1.64%) ISO 13485
6 7 (1.28%) ISO 9001
6 7 (1.28%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.73%) DO-178B
8 4 (0.73%) IEC 61508
8 4 (0.73%) SLA
9 2 (0.36%) COBIT
9 2 (0.36%) DO-254
9 2 (0.36%) GDPR
9 2 (0.36%) GPG13
9 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.18%) PMO
10 1 (0.18%) TickIT
System Software
1 63 (11.50%) Firmware
2 6 (1.09%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.36%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.18%) vSphere
5 1 (0.18%) Xen
5 1 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.36%) Ansible
3 2 (0.36%) Nessus
3 2 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.36%) Puppet
3 2 (0.36%) SCOM
4 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.18%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.18%) SCCM
4 1 (0.18%) SELinux
4 1 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.18%) Terraform
4 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 65 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 24 (4.38%) Oracle
3 22 (4.01%) Google
4 14 (2.55%) EMC
4 14 (2.55%) VMware
5 11 (2.01%) Xilinx
6 10 (1.82%) Cisco
7 7 (1.28%) Green Hills
7 7 (1.28%) HP
7 7 (1.28%) MKS
7 7 (1.28%) SAP
7 7 (1.28%) Xamarin
8 6 (1.09%) CheckPoint
8 6 (1.09%) PeopleSoft
8 6 (1.09%) Tableau
9 5 (0.91%) Brocade
9 5 (0.91%) Twitter
10 4 (0.73%) Coverity
10 4 (0.73%) F5
10 4 (0.73%) Renesas