C Jobs in the South East

C
England > South East

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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 23 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
23 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 82 116 71
Rank change year-on-year +34 -45 +125
Permanent jobs citing C 519 424 869
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.13% 2.79% 4.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.40% 6.94% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 380 252 321
10th Percentile £35,500 £32,500 £34,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £36,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,500 £58,750 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.83% +11.90% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,750 £81,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -8.00% +8.70% +4.55%

All Programming Languages
South East

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 South East with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,990 6,111 9,624
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 30.07% 40.18% 48.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4,032 3,978 6,479
10th Percentile £34,000 £34,324 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £44,506 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £68,750 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for C in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for C in the South East

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Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing C in the South East over the 6 months to 23 April 2024.

Salary histogram for C in the South East

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Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 April 2024. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley +15 188 £57,500 +32.95% 63
Hampshire +18 153 £55,000 -18.52% 30
Surrey +36 96 £60,000 -4.00% 29
Oxfordshire +37 88 £57,500 +53.33% 28
Berkshire +22 60 £59,000 +15.32% 20
Kent +16 48 £44,750 -28.40% 5
Buckinghamshire -37 40 £52,501 +39.78% 15
West Sussex +37 20 £55,000 -12.00% 13
East Sussex +19 15 £47,500 -32.14% 2
Sussex - 1 - -
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England

C
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (1.73%) Confluence
2 7 (1.35%) Apache
3 3 (0.58%) Kinematics
4 2 (0.39%) IBM Domino
4 2 (0.39%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.19%) CMS
5 1 (0.19%) Headless CMS
5 1 (0.19%) IIS
5 1 (0.19%) Kentico
5 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 55 (10.60%) Simulink
2 32 (6.17%) Stateflow
3 7 (1.35%) CANalyzer
4 5 (0.96%) Doxygen
4 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (0.39%) TargetLink
6 1 (0.19%) GNU Octave
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.19%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 28 (5.39%) SaaS
2 20 (3.85%) Azure
3 14 (2.70%) Power Platform
4 11 (2.12%) GitHub
5 10 (1.93%) AWS
6 5 (0.96%) GCP
7 4 (0.77%) Azure DevOps
8 2 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.19%) Azure Stack
9 1 (0.19%) Kontent
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.05%) J1939
2 15 (2.89%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.70%) Wireless
4 9 (1.73%) RS-485
5 7 (1.35%) Bluetooth
5 7 (1.35%) Ethernet
5 7 (1.35%) Internet
6 6 (1.16%) Network Security
7 4 (0.77%) 5G
7 4 (0.77%) LoRaWAN
7 4 (0.77%) RS-232
8 3 (0.58%) 3GPP
8 3 (0.58%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.39%) Modbus
9 2 (0.39%) MQTT
9 2 (0.39%) RFID
10 1 (0.19%) Firewall
10 1 (0.19%) VLAN
10 1 (0.19%) VPN
10 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.70%) Power BI
2 10 (1.93%) SQL Server
3 9 (1.73%) MySQL
4 6 (1.16%) MongoDB
5 5 (0.96%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 42 (8.09%) JIRA
2 36 (6.94%) Git
3 34 (6.55%) Visual Studio
4 21 (4.05%) ClearCase
4 21 (4.05%) Plastic SCM
5 18 (3.47%) Jenkins
6 15 (2.89%) Subversion
7 14 (2.70%) ClearQuest
8 12 (2.31%) Bitbucket
9 7 (1.35%) CMake
9 7 (1.35%) GitLab
9 7 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (1.35%) TestRail
10 6 (1.16%) GDB
11 3 (0.58%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.58%) JMeter
11 3 (0.58%) LoadRunner
12 2 (0.39%) GCC
13 1 (0.19%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
General
1 130 (25.05%) Electronics
2 99 (19.08%) Social Skills
3 65 (12.52%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (9.44%) Marketing
5 41 (7.90%) Automotive
5 41 (7.90%) Telecoms
6 39 (7.51%) Manufacturing
7 36 (6.94%) Finance
8 26 (5.01%) Aerospace
9 23 (4.43%) Public Sector
10 19 (3.66%) Military
11 14 (2.70%) Brand Awareness
11 14 (2.70%) Retail
12 12 (2.31%) Organisational Skills
13 7 (1.35%) Publishing
14 4 (0.77%) Aviation
15 3 (0.58%) Games
16 2 (0.39%) Law
16 2 (0.39%) Legal
16 2 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 267 (51.45%) Software Engineer
2 118 (22.74%) Embedded Engineer
3 116 (22.35%) Senior
4 82 (15.80%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 61 (11.75%) Developer
6 52 (10.02%) Senior Software Engineer
7 48 (9.25%) C++ Software Engineer
8 37 (7.13%) Software Developer
9 31 (5.97%) Senior Embedded Engineer
10 27 (5.20%) Graduate
11 26 (5.01%) Lead
12 25 (4.82%) Electronics Engineer
13 24 (4.62%) Junior
14 22 (4.24%) Applications Engineer
15 20 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
16 19 (3.66%) Python Engineer
17 18 (3.47%) Graduate Software Engineer
18 16 (3.08%) Embedded Developer
18 16 (3.08%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
19 15 (2.89%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (8.29%) .NET
2 28 (5.39%) WPF
3 26 (5.01%) HTML
4 25 (4.82%) Qt
5 21 (4.05%) .NET Framework
6 20 (3.85%) OpenMP
7 19 (3.66%) HTML5
8 14 (2.70%) OpenACC
9 13 (2.50%) JSON
10 11 (2.12%) CSS
10 11 (2.12%) Web Services
11 10 (1.93%) ASP.NET
11 10 (1.93%) OpenGL
11 10 (1.93%) React
11 10 (1.93%) Vulkan
12 7 (1.35%) OpenCL
12 7 (1.35%) QML
12 7 (1.35%) REST
12 7 (1.35%) VTK
12 7 (1.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 113 (21.77%) Algorithms
2 76 (14.64%) Embedded Systems
3 45 (8.67%) IoT
4 33 (6.36%) Analogue Electronics
5 32 (6.17%) FPGA
6 30 (5.78%) Analytical Mindset
7 27 (5.20%) CUDA
8 25 (4.82%) Product Ownership
9 22 (4.24%) VHDL
10 21 (4.05%) Mobile App
10 21 (4.05%) Satnav
11 19 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
12 18 (3.47%) Data Structures
13 17 (3.28%) Device Driver
13 17 (3.28%) Raspberry Pi
13 17 (3.28%) Robotics
14 15 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
15 10 (1.93%) Digital Media
15 10 (1.93%) Distributed Systems
16 9 (1.73%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 194 (37.38%) Linux
2 91 (17.53%) Windows
3 37 (7.13%) Embedded Linux
4 31 (5.97%) Unix
5 12 (2.31%) Ubuntu
6 11 (2.12%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.77%) AIX
7 4 (0.77%) FreeRTOS
8 3 (0.58%) Android
9 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.19%) CentOS
10 1 (0.19%) VxWorks
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (65.32%) Software Engineering
2 136 (26.20%) Problem-Solving
3 115 (22.16%) Computer Science
3 115 (22.16%) Mathematics
4 95 (18.30%) Agile
5 92 (17.73%) Physics
6 58 (11.18%) Software Testing
7 57 (10.98%) Multithreading
8 43 (8.29%) Artificial Intelligence
8 43 (8.29%) Code Quality
9 40 (7.71%) Machine Learning
10 39 (7.51%) DevOps
11 38 (7.32%) Prototyping
11 38 (7.32%) SDLC
12 37 (7.13%) Digital Marketing
12 37 (7.13%) Software Architecture
13 36 (6.94%) Signal Processing
14 34 (6.55%) Customer Requirements
15 33 (6.36%) Schematic Capture
15 33 (6.36%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 257 (49.52%) C++
2 189 (36.42%) Python
3 116 (22.35%) C#
4 86 (16.57%) Java
5 74 (14.26%) Embedded C
6 51 (9.83%) Fortran
7 50 (9.63%) MATLAB
8 43 (8.29%) JavaScript
9 28 (5.39%) Bash
10 24 (4.62%) Perl
11 17 (3.28%) XAML
12 15 (2.89%) Haskell
13 13 (2.50%) Go
13 13 (2.50%) PowerShell
14 11 (2.12%) Embedded C++
15 10 (1.93%) Assembly Language
16 9 (1.73%) SQL
17 8 (1.54%) PHP
18 7 (1.35%) C-shell
19 5 (0.96%) Ada
Qualifications
1 249 (47.98%) Degree
2 83 (15.99%) Security Cleared
3 75 (14.45%) PhD
4 63 (12.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 63 (12.14%) Master's Degree
5 52 (10.02%) SC Cleared
6 24 (4.62%) DV Cleared
7 12 (2.31%) HND
8 4 (0.77%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.39%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.19%) MCP
10 1 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (8.29%) QA
2 22 (4.24%) ISO 26262
2 22 (4.24%) MISRA
3 21 (4.05%) Automotive SPICE
3 21 (4.05%) Software Quality Assurance
4 14 (2.70%) AUTOSAR
5 8 (1.54%) ISO 13485
6 4 (0.77%) GDPR
7 2 (0.39%) PMO
8 1 (0.19%) IEC 62304
8 1 (0.19%) JTAG
8 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (15.99%) Firmware
2 44 (8.48%) Embedded Firmware
3 10 (1.93%) Docker
4 4 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (1.73%) Functional Safety
2 8 (1.54%) Kubernetes
3 6 (1.16%) Ansible
4 2 (0.39%) Grafana
4 2 (0.39%) Prometheus
4 2 (0.39%) Terraform
5 1 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (11.18%) Microsoft
2 24 (4.62%) SAP
3 21 (4.05%) IBM
3 21 (4.05%) Lauterbach
4 11 (2.12%) Xilinx
5 8 (1.54%) Oracle
6 7 (1.35%) Facebook
6 7 (1.35%) Instagram
7 6 (1.16%) EMC
8 5 (0.96%) Google
9 4 (0.77%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.77%) VMware
10 3 (0.58%) Dynatrace
10 3 (0.58%) Renesas
10 3 (0.58%) Samsung
11 2 (0.39%) Splunk
11 2 (0.39%) Thales
12 1 (0.19%) Optimizely
12 1 (0.19%) Parasoft
12 1 (0.19%) Sitecore