Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 48 85
Rank change year-on-year -7 +37 +6
Permanent jobs citing C 25 37 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.25% 4.28% 2.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.23% 6.95% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 22
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £42,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% +2.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,150 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,500 £50,000 £47,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% +8.24% -3.41%

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 Somerset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 478 532 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 62.08% 61.50% 62.61%
Number of salaries quoted 407 443 689
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,377
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.72% +3.44%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,000 £62,500 £58,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £44,529 £41,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +8.61% +2.50%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Somerset

C
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for C in Somerset

C
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for C in Somerset

C
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 October 2019. 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
Bath 0 16 £45,000 +9.09% 12
Frome - 1 - -
Wincanton - 1 £40,000 - 2
C
South West

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for C.

1 11 (44.00%) C++
2 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (32.00%) Degree
4 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (20.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) Windows
4 5 (20.00%) Python
4 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (16.00%) Scala
5 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
5 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Banking
5 4 (16.00%) Finance
5 4 (16.00%) Data Science
5 4 (16.00%) R
5 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (12.00%) Business Transformation
6 3 (12.00%) Analytics
6 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.00%) Automotive
6 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
6 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (8.00%) Spring
7 2 (8.00%) Embedded C
7 2 (8.00%) SaaS
7 2 (8.00%) PaaS
7 2 (8.00%) QA

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
1 2 (8.00%) PaaS
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) GitHub
2 1 (4.00%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (16.00%) Banking
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Automotive
3 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.00%) Public Sector
4 1 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Police
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (8.00%) Analyst
2 2 (8.00%) C++ Developer
2 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (8.00%) Developer
2 2 (8.00%) Head of Operations
3 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Head of Technology
3 1 (4.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (4.00%) IT Support
3 1 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) Project Consultant
3 1 (4.00%) Requirements Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) Social Media Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Spring
2 1 (4.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (4.00%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Data Science
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Business Transformation
4 3 (12.00%) Change Management
4 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Refactoring
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) C++
2 5 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (20.00%) Python
3 4 (16.00%) R
3 4 (16.00%) Scala
4 2 (8.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.00%) Ada
5 1 (4.00%) Apple Swift
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) GDPR
2 2 (8.00%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (8.00%) MISRA
2 2 (8.00%) QA
3 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.00%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Facebook
1 1 (4.00%) Instagram
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.00%) Pinterest
1 1 (4.00%) Twitter
1 1 (4.00%) YouTube