Period
to 27 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
England > North East
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 86 69 89
Rank change year-on-year -17 +20 -9
Permanent jobs citing C 20 8 11
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.60% 1.15% 0.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.38% 1.86% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 4
10th Percentile £25,500 £34,375 "
25th Percentile £39,625 £36,625 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +30.68% -2.22% -5.26%
75th Percentile £62,500 £72,813 £52,813
90th Percentile " £109,375 £53,375
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,510 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.75% +13.02% -

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 North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 592 430 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 47.32% 62.05% 48.74%
Number of salaries quoted 467 379 387
10th Percentile £30,800 £30,000 £28,400
25th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -
75th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +4.65%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for C in the North East

C
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for C in the North East

C
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing C in the North East over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for C in the North East

C
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the North East region over the 6 months to 27 October 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear -18 14 £57,500 -45.88% 20
Durham -9 6 £57,500 +33.72% 12
C
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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 North East region with a requirement for C.

1 10 (50.00%) C++
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Python
2 7 (35.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (20.00%) Life Science
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (20.00%) Automotive
3 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (20.00%) DevOps
3 4 (20.00%) Renewable Energy
4 3 (15.00%) Yocto
4 3 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (15.00%) GitLab
4 3 (15.00%) Kubernetes
4 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (15.00%) Go
4 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) IIS
4 3 (15.00%) Unix
4 3 (15.00%) Windows
4 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
4 3 (15.00%) Finance
4 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded Linux

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (15.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.00%) OpenShift
1 1 (5.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) GitLab
2 3 (15.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (20.00%) Automotive
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Public Sector
3 1 (5.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Control Systems Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Developer
1 4 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Graduate
2 3 (15.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (5.00%) C Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Qt
1 3 (15.00%) Yocto
2 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.00%) Java EE
2 1 (5.00%) React
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) Spring
2 1 (5.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Life Science
1 4 (20.00%) Renewable Energy
2 3 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Unix
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) DevOps
3 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Use Case
3 3 (15.00%) Web Development
4 2 (10.00%) Logistics
4 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) Economics
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.00%) Microservices
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C++
2 7 (35.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) Python
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.00%) Go
4 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) Red Hat