Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 24 60
Rank change year-on-year -12 +36 +14
Permanent jobs citing C 210 227 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 6.83% 8.56% 4.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.71% 14.29% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 197 175 105
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,150 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,250 £95,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +5.88%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,162 1,588 1,996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 70.35% 59.90% 60.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,801 1,338 1,654
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,425 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,000 £65,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Oxfordshire

C
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for C in Oxfordshire

C
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for C in Oxfordshire

C
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. 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
Oxford +16 85 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Abingdon -29 19 £62,500 +56.25% 3
Banbury -10 15 £55,000 -31.25%
Thame - 15 £45,000 -
Kidlington - 9 £52,500 - 2
Bicester - 3 £40,000 -
C
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for C.

1 116 (55.24%) C++
2 109 (51.90%) Python
3 93 (44.29%) Java
4 77 (36.67%) Degree
5 64 (30.48%) Computer Science
6 47 (22.38%) Linux
7 44 (20.95%) QA
8 40 (19.05%) Test Automation
8 40 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
9 39 (18.57%) Mentoring
9 39 (18.57%) Software Engineering
10 36 (17.14%) Manual Testing
11 35 (16.67%) Algorithms
12 34 (16.19%) Web Services
12 34 (16.19%) Microsoft
13 31 (14.76%) Perl
14 28 (13.33%) JavaScript
14 28 (13.33%) Telecoms
15 27 (12.86%) Continuous Improvement
16 26 (12.38%) Shell Script
17 25 (11.90%) Artificial Intelligence
17 25 (11.90%) Software Testing
18 23 (10.95%) Validation
18 23 (10.95%) Ethernet
18 23 (10.95%) Windows
18 23 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
18 23 (10.95%) Robotics
19 22 (10.48%) JIRA
19 22 (10.48%) Big Data
19 22 (10.48%) Confluence

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 22 (10.48%) Confluence
2 2 (0.95%) IIS
2 2 (0.95%) JBoss
2 2 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.48%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 11 (5.24%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 40 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (8.57%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.95%) Ethernet
2 17 (8.10%) Intrusion Detection
2 17 (8.10%) WAN
3 16 (7.62%) VPN
4 15 (7.14%) Network Security
5 9 (4.29%) DNS
5 9 (4.29%) Internet
5 9 (4.29%) SMTP
6 7 (3.33%) Radio Access Network
6 7 (3.33%) SS7
6 7 (3.33%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.33%) VoLTE
7 5 (2.38%) Firewall
8 4 (1.90%) BGP
8 4 (1.90%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (1.90%) EIGRP
8 4 (1.90%) IPsec
8 4 (1.90%) MPLS
8 4 (1.90%) OSPF
8 4 (1.90%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.48%) Big Data
2 15 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.95%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.95%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.48%) MySQL
4 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (10.48%) JIRA
2 20 (9.52%) Selenium
3 18 (8.57%) Cucumber
3 18 (8.57%) JUnit
4 17 (8.10%) JMeter
5 13 (6.19%) IDA Disassembler
6 9 (4.29%) OllyDbg
6 9 (4.29%) WinDbg
7 5 (2.38%) Metasploit
7 5 (2.38%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.43%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.43%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.95%) GDB
9 2 (0.95%) Selenium IDE
9 2 (0.95%) Subversion
10 1 (0.48%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.48%) LabVIEW
General
1 28 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 21 (10.00%) Finance
3 16 (7.62%) Aerospace
4 12 (5.71%) Electronics
5 6 (2.86%) Advertising
6 4 (1.90%) Automotive
7 1 (0.48%) Marketing
7 1 (0.48%) Military
7 1 (0.48%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (19.05%) Developer
2 28 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 26 (12.38%) Tester
4 25 (11.90%) Network Engineer
5 24 (11.43%) Software Tester
6 18 (8.57%) Security Engineer
7 16 (7.62%) Software Developer
7 16 (7.62%) Test Leader
8 15 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence Engineer
9 14 (6.67%) Analyst
9 14 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
9 14 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
9 14 (6.67%) Team Leader
10 13 (6.19%) C# Developer
11 12 (5.71%) Development Team Leader
11 12 (5.71%) Senior Network Engineer
11 12 (5.71%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 12 (5.71%) Senior Security Engineer
12 11 (5.24%) Research Engineer
13 10 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (16.19%) Web Services
2 21 (10.00%) HTML
3 17 (8.10%) .NET
4 16 (7.62%) AngularJS
4 16 (7.62%) ASP.NET
5 10 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (4.29%) Natural Language Processing
6 9 (4.29%) Regular Expression
7 8 (3.81%) CSS
8 7 (3.33%) jQuery
8 7 (3.33%) OpenMP
9 5 (2.38%) HTML5
10 4 (1.90%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.43%) JSON
12 2 (0.95%) Apache CXF
12 2 (0.95%) CSS3
12 2 (0.95%) Flash
12 2 (0.95%) Hibernate
12 2 (0.95%) Sass
12 2 (0.95%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 64 (30.48%) Computer Science
2 35 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 23 (10.95%) Robotics
4 17 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.29%) Blog
6 7 (3.33%) Data Centre
6 7 (3.33%) Smartphone
7 6 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (2.38%) ASIC
9 4 (1.90%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.95%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.95%) User Experience
11 2 (0.95%) Verilog
11 2 (0.95%) W3C
12 1 (0.48%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 1 (0.48%) Fintech
12 1 (0.48%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (22.38%) Linux
2 23 (10.95%) Windows
3 15 (7.14%) Unix
4 10 (4.76%) VxWorks
5 7 (3.33%) Android
6 2 (0.95%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (19.05%) Test Automation
2 39 (18.57%) Mentoring
2 39 (18.57%) Software Engineering
3 36 (17.14%) Manual Testing
4 27 (12.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 25 (11.90%) Artificial Intelligence
5 25 (11.90%) Software Testing
6 23 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (10.95%) Validation
7 22 (10.48%) Cybersecurity
7 22 (10.48%) Defect Tracking
8 21 (10.00%) Machine Learning
8 21 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
9 20 (9.52%) DevOps
10 17 (8.10%) Security Operations
11 16 (7.62%) Integration Testing
11 16 (7.62%) Kalman Filter
11 16 (7.62%) Mathematics
11 16 (7.62%) Performance Testing
11 16 (7.62%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 116 (55.24%) C++
2 109 (51.90%) Python
3 93 (44.29%) Java
4 31 (14.76%) Perl
5 28 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 26 (12.38%) Shell Script
7 19 (9.05%) C#
7 19 (9.05%) Ruby
8 13 (6.19%) R
9 11 (5.24%) MATLAB
10 10 (4.76%) Bash Shell
10 10 (4.76%) Korn
11 8 (3.81%) SQL
12 6 (2.86%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.90%) Assembly Language
13 4 (1.90%) PHP
14 2 (0.95%) Fortran
14 2 (0.95%) Tcl
14 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.48%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 77 (36.67%) Degree
2 18 (8.57%) Master's Degree
2 18 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 17 (8.10%) DV Cleared
4 16 (7.62%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (6.19%) PhD
6 1 (0.48%) CCNP
6 1 (0.48%) CEH
6 1 (0.48%) CHECK Team Leader
6 1 (0.48%) CHECK Team Member
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.48%) CREST Certified
6 1 (0.48%) Cyber Scheme
6 1 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.48%) OSCP
6 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (20.95%) QA
2 15 (7.14%) ECSS
3 3 (1.43%) PMO
4 2 (0.95%) JTAG
5 1 (0.48%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.48%) GDPR
5 1 (0.48%) IASME
5 1 (0.48%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.48%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 5 (2.38%) Firmware
2 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.38%) Nessus
1 5 (2.38%) Nmap
2 4 (1.90%) Kibana
2 4 (1.90%) logstash
3 3 (1.43%) Nagios
3 3 (1.43%) SCOM
4 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (16.19%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.10%) Palo Alto
3 15 (7.14%) Juniper
3 15 (7.14%) Sun
4 13 (6.19%) Sophos
5 6 (2.86%) Cisco
5 6 (2.86%) Google
6 5 (2.38%) EMC
7 4 (1.90%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.90%) Codenomicon
7 4 (1.90%) Splunk
8 3 (1.43%) Facebook
8 3 (1.43%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.95%) Oracle