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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
England / North East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 61 65
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4  
Permanent jobs citing C 10 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.57% 2.47% 1.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.98% 4.41% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 13
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 336 363 440
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 52.75% 56.02% 60.86%
Number of salaries quoted 306 316 389
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing C as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C in the North East

C
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for C in the North East

C
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in the North East over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham +1 4 £35,000 +6.06% 2
Tyne and Wear -2 2 £22,500 -43.75% 8
C
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 North East region with a requirement for C.

1 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
2 19 (61.29%) C#
3 17 (54.84%) C++
4 13 (41.94%) Java
5 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
6 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
7 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
7 8 (25.81%) DV Cleared
7 8 (25.81%) Scala
7 8 (25.81%) Hadoop
7 8 (25.81%) Reverse Engineering
7 8 (25.81%) Apache Hive
7 8 (25.81%) MongoDB
7 8 (25.81%) Apache Pig
7 8 (25.81%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (25.81%) Apache Spark
7 8 (25.81%) Cyber Attack
7 8 (25.81%) Firmware
7 8 (25.81%) Python
7 8 (25.81%) Ethical Hacking
8 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (22.58%) Degree
8 7 (22.58%) Embedded C
8 7 (22.58%) Embedded C++
8 7 (22.58%) Electronics
8 7 (22.58%) RS-232
8 7 (22.58%) RS-485
9 6 (19.35%) Software Architecture
9 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
9 6 (19.35%) Scrum

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 8 (25.81%) Apache Pig
1 8 (25.81%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) AutoCAD
2 1 (3.23%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) RS-232
1 7 (22.58%) RS-485
2 4 (12.90%) Bluetooth
2 4 (12.90%) Ethernet
3 3 (9.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) Apache Hive
1 8 (25.81%) Hadoop
1 8 (25.81%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.90%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (22.58%) Electronics
2 5 (16.13%) Banking
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Marketing
2 5 (16.13%) Retail
2 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Software Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) C Software Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Embedded C Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Development Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Software Development Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Software Manager
4 4 (12.90%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Software Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Qt
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Cyber Attack
2 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
3 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
4 3 (9.68%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
1 5 (16.13%) Unix
2 4 (12.90%) Android
2 4 (12.90%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.81%) Cybersecurity
2 8 (25.81%) Ethical Hacking
2 8 (25.81%) Reverse Engineering
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (19.35%) Mathematics
4 6 (19.35%) Physics
4 6 (19.35%) Scrum
4 6 (19.35%) Software Architecture
4 6 (19.35%) Waterfall
5 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
5 5 (16.13%) MSF
5 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
5 5 (16.13%) SDLC
5 5 (16.13%) Software Delivery
6 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (12.90%) OO
6 4 (12.90%) UML
7 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) C#
2 17 (54.84%) C++
3 13 (41.94%) Java
4 8 (25.81%) Python
4 8 (25.81%) Scala
5 7 (22.58%) Embedded C
5 7 (22.58%) Embedded C++
6 4 (12.90%) Objective-C
7 2 (6.45%) SQL
8 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) DV Cleared
2 8 (25.81%) SC Cleared
3 7 (22.58%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 14 days ago
Sunderland
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago