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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
England / South East
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 77 101
Rank change year-on-year +7 +24  
Permanent jobs citing C 571 727 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.86% 3.74% 2.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.23% 7.31% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 494 588 497
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £60,000
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 South East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 7898 9944 10429
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 53.42% 51.13% 48.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6877 8837 8967
Median salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.14% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South 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 South East

C
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for C in the South East

C
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in the South East over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for C in the South East

C
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 3 months to 27 April 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
Surrey +28 128 £46,000 +2.22% 7
Hampshire +21 120 £45,000 - 20
Berkshire +4 106 £47,500 - 17
Oxfordshire +4 85 £50,000 -23.66% 17
West Sussex 0 63 £44,000 +10.00% 8
Buckinghamshire +9 33 £42,133 +5.33% 8
Kent +20 18 £65,000 +73.33% 3
East Sussex -19 18 £47,500 +2.70% 4
Middlesex +2 3 £50,000 -4.76%
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
C
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 South East region with a requirement for C.

1 657 (60.55%) C++
2 423 (38.99%) Software Engineering
3 420 (38.71%) Linux
4 405 (37.33%) Java
5 383 (35.30%) Degree
6 302 (27.83%) Windows
7 274 (25.25%) Python
8 253 (23.32%) Computer Science
9 212 (19.54%) Security Cleared
10 209 (19.26%) C#
11 205 (18.89%) SQL
12 185 (17.05%) Unix
13 179 (16.50%) HTML
14 170 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
15 151 (13.92%) JavaScript
16 130 (11.98%) Mathematics
17 126 (11.61%) CSS
18 124 (11.43%) Oracle
19 119 (10.97%) Telecoms
20 111 (10.23%) Microsoft
21 109 (10.05%) Finance
22 106 (9.77%) SC Cleared
23 103 (9.49%) .NET
24 101 (9.31%) Electronics
25 97 (8.94%) Perl
26 96 (8.85%) XML
27 94 (8.66%) Multithreading
28 92 (8.48%) Embedded C
29 86 (7.93%) Firmware
30 85 (7.83%) Cybersecurity

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 18 (1.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 16 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (1.29%) CMS
3 14 (1.29%) Tomcat
4 13 (1.20%) JBoss
5 10 (0.92%) WebLogic
6 6 (0.55%) MS Exchange
6 6 (0.55%) TPMS
7 4 (0.37%) DataSynapse
7 4 (0.37%) Drupal
7 4 (0.37%) IIS
7 4 (0.37%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.28%) Apache
8 3 (0.28%) ArcGIS
8 3 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.28%) CICS
9 2 (0.18%) ArcSDE
9 2 (0.18%) SAS
9 2 (0.18%) Tuxedo
9 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (2.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (2.03%) Photoshop
4 12 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.37%) Final Cut Pro
6 4 (0.37%) QuarkXPress
7 3 (0.28%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.28%) Simulink
8 1 (0.092%) Mathcad
8 1 (0.092%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 19 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
2 13 (1.20%) Teamcenter
3 9 (0.83%) Infor M3
4 5 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.28%) Sage X3
7 2 (0.18%) LabWindows
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.04%) SaaS
2 27 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
3 25 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (1.66%) PaaS
6 8 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (0.55%) Office 365
8 4 (0.37%) GitHub
9 3 (0.28%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.092%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.092%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 84 (7.74%) TCP/IP
2 39 (3.59%) HTTP
3 34 (3.13%) Wireless
4 33 (3.04%) Ethernet
5 32 (2.95%) Internet
6 31 (2.86%) Firewall
7 24 (2.21%) DNS
7 24 (2.21%) VoIP
8 22 (2.03%) VPN
9 19 (1.75%) SSL
10 18 (1.66%) RS-485
11 15 (1.38%) Kerberos
11 15 (1.38%) LDAP
11 15 (1.38%) RS-232
12 13 (1.20%) Wireshark
12 13 (1.20%) ZigBee
13 11 (1.01%) ATM
13 11 (1.01%) GPRS
13 11 (1.01%) SS7
13 11 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (6.54%) SQL Server
2 52 (4.79%) MySQL
3 36 (3.32%) NoSQL
4 31 (2.86%) Big Data
5 28 (2.58%) Oracle Database
6 26 (2.40%) Hadoop
7 24 (2.21%) Relational Database
8 15 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (1.38%) Crystal Reports
9 12 (1.11%) Data Mining
10 8 (0.74%) Blockchain
10 8 (0.74%) Data Lake
10 8 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (0.55%) Geospatial Data
12 6 (0.55%) MongoDB
12 6 (0.55%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (0.55%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 56 (5.16%) Visual Studio
2 52 (4.79%) Selenium
3 49 (4.52%) Git (software)
4 32 (2.95%) Subversion
5 22 (2.03%) Rational DOORS
6 21 (1.94%) JIRA
7 20 (1.84%) Ant
7 20 (1.84%) IDA Disassembler
7 20 (1.84%) Maven
7 20 (1.84%) QUnit
8 19 (1.75%) Eclipse
9 18 (1.66%) JMeter
9 18 (1.66%) LoadRunner
10 17 (1.57%) Jenkins
11 16 (1.47%) ProC
11 16 (1.47%) SoapUI
11 16 (1.47%) Vagrant
12 15 (1.38%) NUnit
13 12 (1.11%) HP UFT
13 12 (1.11%) WinDbg
General
1 119 (10.97%) Telecoms
2 109 (10.05%) Finance
3 101 (9.31%) Electronics
4 64 (5.90%) Military
5 47 (4.33%) Aerospace
6 43 (3.96%) Automotive
7 39 (3.59%) Manufacturing
8 22 (2.03%) Banking
9 19 (1.75%) Marketing
10 15 (1.38%) Games
10 15 (1.38%) Retail
11 6 (0.55%) Advertising
11 6 (0.55%) German Language
12 5 (0.46%) Law
13 4 (0.37%) Avionics
14 3 (0.28%) French Language
15 2 (0.18%) Back Office
15 2 (0.18%) Billing
15 2 (0.18%) Legal
16 1 (0.092%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 303 (27.93%) Developer
2 253 (23.32%) Software Engineer
3 97 (8.94%) Software Developer
4 90 (8.29%) Embedded Engineer
5 86 (7.93%) Graduate
6 83 (7.65%) Analyst
7 77 (7.10%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 64 (5.90%) C++ Software Engineer
9 58 (5.35%) Java Developer
10 56 (5.16%) C++ Developer
10 56 (5.16%) Senior Software Engineer
11 44 (4.06%) Linux Engineer
12 39 (3.59%) Systems Engineer
13 38 (3.50%) Consultant
13 38 (3.50%) Junior
14 37 (3.41%) Administrator
14 37 (3.41%) C Software Engineer
14 37 (3.41%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 36 (3.32%) Senior Developer
16 34 (3.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (16.50%) HTML
2 126 (11.61%) CSS
3 103 (9.49%) .NET
4 96 (8.85%) XML
5 56 (5.16%) Web Services
6 48 (4.42%) JSP
7 40 (3.69%) JSON
7 40 (3.69%) MFC
8 35 (3.23%) SOAP
9 34 (3.13%) ASP.NET
10 32 (2.95%) Spring
10 32 (2.95%) WinForms
11 30 (2.76%) jQuery
12 26 (2.40%) RESTful
13 25 (2.30%) Spring MVC
14 23 (2.12%) REST
15 22 (2.03%) Dojo
15 22 (2.03%) WPF
16 21 (1.94%) .NET Framework
16 21 (1.94%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 253 (23.32%) Computer Science
2 76 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (7.00%) Embedded Systems
3 62 (5.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 57 (5.25%) Algorithms
5 38 (3.50%) VHDL
6 36 (3.32%) Management Information System
7 17 (1.57%) Data Centre
7 17 (1.57%) Smartphone
8 16 (1.47%) Cyberthreat
8 16 (1.47%) Mobile App
9 15 (1.38%) Cyber Attack
10 12 (1.11%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 12 (1.11%) User Experience
11 11 (1.01%) Home Automation
11 11 (1.01%) NHS
12 10 (0.92%) CAN bus
13 9 (0.83%) Chip and PIN
13 9 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (0.83%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 420 (38.71%) Linux
2 302 (27.83%) Windows
3 185 (17.05%) Unix
4 61 (5.62%) Android
5 39 (3.59%) VxWorks
6 35 (3.23%) Windows Server
7 34 (3.13%) Apple iOS
8 32 (2.95%) Solaris
9 27 (2.49%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (2.40%) CentOS
10 26 (2.40%) Embedded Linux
10 26 (2.40%) Mac OS
11 24 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (1.29%) AIX
12 14 (1.29%) Mac OS X
13 13 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (0.92%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
16 7 (0.65%) Windows XP
17 6 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 423 (38.99%) Software Engineering
2 170 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (11.98%) Mathematics
4 94 (8.66%) Multithreading
5 85 (7.83%) Cybersecurity
6 79 (7.28%) Project Management
7 73 (6.73%) Web Development
8 63 (5.81%) OO
9 61 (5.62%) Scrum
10 60 (5.53%) Configuration Management
11 54 (4.98%) TDD
12 52 (4.79%) UML
13 49 (4.52%) Penetration Testing
14 48 (4.42%) SOA
15 47 (4.33%) Physics
15 47 (4.33%) SDLC
16 46 (4.24%) Software Testing
17 45 (4.15%) MVC
17 45 (4.15%) Requirements Analysis
18 43 (3.96%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 657 (60.55%) C++
2 405 (37.33%) Java
3 274 (25.25%) Python
4 209 (19.26%) C#
5 205 (18.89%) SQL
6 151 (13.92%) JavaScript
7 97 (8.94%) Perl
8 92 (8.48%) Embedded C
9 68 (6.27%) Bash Shell
10 57 (5.25%) Embedded C++
11 44 (4.06%) PL/SQL
11 44 (4.06%) Ruby
12 43 (3.96%) PowerShell
13 38 (3.50%) PHP
14 35 (3.23%) Assembly Language
14 35 (3.23%) Objective-C
15 32 (2.95%) Shell Script
16 27 (2.49%) Bourne shell
17 20 (1.84%) Groovy
18 19 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 383 (35.30%) Degree
2 212 (19.54%) Security Cleared
3 106 (9.77%) SC Cleared
4 56 (5.16%) DV Cleared
5 46 (4.24%) ISTQB
6 30 (2.76%) PhD
7 27 (2.49%) ISEB
8 21 (1.94%) CEH
9 18 (1.66%) CISSP
10 15 (1.38%) GCIA
11 10 (0.92%) Chartered Engineer
11 10 (0.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 9 (0.83%) APMG
12 9 (0.83%) MCSE
12 9 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (0.83%) PMI Certification
12 9 (0.83%) PMP
13 7 (0.65%) CCNA
13 7 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (0.65%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.88%) QA
2 16 (1.47%) ISO 9001
3 15 (1.38%) SLA
4 13 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.46%) MISRA
6 4 (0.37%) ISO26262
7 3 (0.28%) Def Stans
7 3 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.18%) IEC 61508
8 2 (0.18%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.18%) MISRA C
8 2 (0.18%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.18%) PMO
8 2 (0.18%) SEPA
9 1 (0.092%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.092%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.092%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.092%) JTAG
System Software
1 86 (7.93%) Firmware
2 55 (5.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (4.15%) Active Directory
4 27 (2.49%) Docker
5 23 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.92%) NFS
6 10 (0.92%) Oracle RAC
7 8 (0.74%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.55%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (0.37%) Hyper-V
10 3 (0.28%) vSphere
11 2 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.18%) HDFS
11 2 (0.18%) iptables
11 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.18%) XenApp
11 2 (0.18%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.092%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.092%) Snort
12 1 (0.092%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 21 (1.94%) Kubernetes
2 20 (1.84%) Ansible
3 13 (1.20%) Nessus
3 13 (1.20%) Nmap
4 12 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (0.92%) Puppet
6 6 (0.55%) Defensics
6 6 (0.55%) OpenVAS
6 6 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.46%) HP SiteScope
7 5 (0.46%) Nagios
7 5 (0.46%) Perfmon
8 4 (0.37%) FreeIPA
8 4 (0.37%) SCCM
9 3 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.18%) everRun
10 2 (0.18%) Grafana
10 2 (0.18%) Graphite
10 2 (0.18%) Kibana
10 2 (0.18%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 124 (11.43%) Oracle
2 111 (10.23%) Microsoft
3 71 (6.54%) VMware
4 49 (4.52%) Red Hat
5 37 (3.41%) EMC
6 33 (3.04%) Cisco
7 26 (2.40%) HP
7 26 (2.40%) SAP
8 24 (2.21%) Adobe
9 22 (2.03%) Google
9 22 (2.03%) Sun
10 18 (1.66%) Apple
11 15 (1.38%) IBM
12 13 (1.20%) Codenomicon
12 13 (1.20%) Juniper
13 12 (1.11%) Citrix
14 10 (0.92%) Polycom
15 9 (0.83%) NEC
15 9 (0.83%) RedPrairie
16 8 (0.74%) Teradata
Southampton, Hampshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Sussex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + stock options
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c50-60k
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call + 7.5% bonus
Posted: 55 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £26000 - £28000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 Per Annum plus benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + package
Posted: 29 minutes ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £23,000 per annum + 30 days holiday + pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
Citrix
Posted: 7 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago