Period
to 22 July 2017

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 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 66 99
Rank change year-on-year 0 +33 -21
Permanent jobs citing C 1273 1622 1317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.26% 4.26% 3.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.78% 8.09% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1061 1336 1005
South East median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +8.24% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.05%

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 16355 20047 20630
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 54.69% 52.67% 48.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14245 17877 17726
South East median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +4.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

C
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 6 months to 22 July 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 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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
Thames Valley -1 527 £45,500 -9.00% 45
Surrey +16 273 £48,500 +5.43% 16
Hampshire +17 266 £45,000 +4.65% 9
Berkshire +1 255 £45,000 -10.00% 20
Oxfordshire -9 197 £52,500 +5.00% 24
West Sussex -16 114 £45,000 - 3
Buckinghamshire +13 76 £36,428 -8.93% 1
East Sussex -14 41 £47,500 - 4
Kent -1 36 £41,000 +26.15% 4
M4 Corridor - 10 - -
Middlesex -6 4 £50,000 -9.09%
Isle of Wight +1 1 £25,000 -10.71%
Sussex -5 1 £55,000 +57.14%
C
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 736 (57.82%) C++
2 523 (41.08%) Linux
3 494 (38.81%) Java
4 477 (37.47%) Software Engineering
5 428 (33.62%) Degree
6 361 (28.36%) Windows
7 326 (25.61%) Python
8 295 (23.17%) Security Cleared
9 277 (21.76%) Computer Science
10 260 (20.42%) C#
11 251 (19.72%) SQL
12 221 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
13 187 (14.69%) Telecoms
13 187 (14.69%) Unix
14 169 (13.28%) HTML
15 167 (13.12%) JavaScript
16 135 (10.60%) DV Cleared
17 134 (10.53%) Finance
18 130 (10.21%) SC Cleared
19 128 (10.05%) CSS
20 125 (9.82%) Perl
20 125 (9.82%) Microsoft
21 117 (9.19%) Electronics
22 116 (9.11%) .NET
23 114 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
24 108 (8.48%) Scrum
25 106 (8.33%) Test Automation
26 104 (8.17%) Cybersecurity
27 102 (8.01%) Mathematics
28 101 (7.93%) Multithreading

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 21 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (1.10%) Apache Spark
3 12 (0.94%) Confluence
4 11 (0.86%) Apache
5 9 (0.71%) Apache Solr
5 9 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (0.63%) CMS
6 8 (0.63%) IIS
7 7 (0.55%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.55%) WebLogic
8 6 (0.47%) MS Exchange
9 5 (0.39%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (0.39%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.31%) JBoss
10 4 (0.31%) TPMS
11 3 (0.24%) CICS
12 2 (0.16%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.16%) nginx
12 2 (0.16%) SAS
12 2 (0.16%) WildFly
Applications
1 46 (3.61%) Microsoft Office
2 36 (2.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 27 (2.12%) Photoshop
4 18 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.31%) Simulink
7 3 (0.24%) Final Cut Pro
7 3 (0.24%) QuarkXPress
8 2 (0.16%) OrCAD
9 1 (0.079%) CATIA
9 1 (0.079%) Mathcad
9 1 (0.079%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.079%) Solid Edge
9 1 (0.079%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (2.12%) Dynamics NAV
2 13 (1.02%) Teamcenter
3 9 (0.71%) Infor M3
4 5 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.24%) Maximo
6 3 (0.24%) Sage X3
7 2 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle BRM
7 2 (0.16%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.079%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 43 (3.38%) SaaS
2 39 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (0.47%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.39%) PaaS
8 4 (0.31%) GitHub
9 3 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.24%) Office 365
9 3 (0.24%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.079%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.079%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.079%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.079%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.079%) IaaS
10 1 (0.079%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (6.28%) TCP/IP
2 50 (3.93%) Ethernet
3 40 (3.14%) Wireless
4 32 (2.51%) VoIP
5 31 (2.44%) HTTP
5 31 (2.44%) Internet
5 31 (2.44%) SS7
6 27 (2.12%) DNS
7 26 (2.04%) Firewall
8 24 (1.89%) ZigBee
9 22 (1.73%) LTE
9 22 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
10 21 (1.65%) VPN
11 20 (1.57%) Wireshark
12 19 (1.49%) Network Security
12 19 (1.49%) SSL
13 17 (1.34%) Radio Access Network
14 16 (1.26%) 4G
14 16 (1.26%) RS-485
14 16 (1.26%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (4.71%) SQL Server
2 46 (3.61%) MySQL
3 34 (2.67%) Relational Database
4 33 (2.59%) Big Data
5 23 (1.81%) NoSQL
6 22 (1.73%) Oracle Database
6 22 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (1.57%) Hadoop
8 15 (1.18%) RDBMS
9 14 (1.10%) Data Mining
10 10 (0.79%) Blockchain
11 9 (0.71%) Text Mining
12 8 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
13 7 (0.55%) Apache Hive
13 7 (0.55%) Data Lake
13 7 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (0.55%) MS Access
13 7 (0.55%) SAP BW
14 6 (0.47%) Geospatial Data
14 6 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 69 (5.42%) Selenium
2 67 (5.26%) Visual Studio
3 60 (4.71%) Git (software)
4 51 (4.01%) JIRA
5 33 (2.59%) Jenkins
6 31 (2.44%) Subversion
7 30 (2.36%) LoadRunner
8 28 (2.20%) ProC
9 24 (1.89%) HP UFT
10 22 (1.73%) Cucumber
10 22 (1.73%) Maven
11 21 (1.65%) IDA Disassembler
12 19 (1.49%) OllyDbg
12 19 (1.49%) PVCS
12 19 (1.49%) WinDbg
13 18 (1.41%) Ant
13 18 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
14 17 (1.34%) InstallShield
14 17 (1.34%) QUnit
15 16 (1.26%) JUnit
General
1 187 (14.69%) Telecoms
2 134 (10.53%) Finance
3 117 (9.19%) Electronics
4 57 (4.48%) Aerospace
5 56 (4.40%) Automotive
6 41 (3.22%) Military
7 40 (3.14%) Manufacturing
8 20 (1.57%) Marketing
9 19 (1.49%) Retail
10 13 (1.02%) Banking
11 11 (0.86%) Advertising
12 9 (0.71%) Back Office
13 8 (0.63%) Games
14 5 (0.39%) Avionics
15 4 (0.31%) Law
15 4 (0.31%) Legal
16 2 (0.16%) Billing
16 2 (0.16%) French Language
16 2 (0.16%) Publishing
17 1 (0.079%) German Language
Job Titles
1 395 (31.03%) Developer
2 225 (17.67%) Software Engineer
3 171 (13.43%) Software Developer
4 101 (7.93%) Graduate
5 100 (7.86%) Embedded Engineer
6 87 (6.83%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 83 (6.52%) C++ Developer
8 80 (6.28%) Analyst
9 60 (4.71%) Junior
10 57 (4.48%) Java Developer
11 56 (4.40%) C++ Software Engineer
12 53 (4.16%) Graduate Developer
13 50 (3.93%) C Developer
13 50 (3.93%) Linux Developer
13 50 (3.93%) Linux Engineer
14 48 (3.77%) Graduate Software Developer
14 48 (3.77%) Junior Developer
14 48 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
14 48 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
15 46 (3.61%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (13.28%) HTML
2 128 (10.05%) CSS
3 116 (9.11%) .NET
4 86 (6.76%) XML
5 46 (3.61%) Web Services
6 45 (3.53%) JSP
7 44 (3.46%) jQuery
7 44 (3.46%) JSON
8 36 (2.83%) REST
9 33 (2.59%) ASP.NET
10 29 (2.28%) MFC
11 25 (1.96%) Servlets
12 24 (1.89%) RESTful
12 24 (1.89%) SOAP
13 23 (1.81%) Ajax
13 23 (1.81%) Spring
14 21 (1.65%) STL
15 19 (1.49%) Natural Language Processing
15 19 (1.49%) Regular Expression
16 18 (1.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 277 (21.76%) Computer Science
2 114 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 76 (5.97%) Algorithms
4 64 (5.03%) Embedded Systems
5 61 (4.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 52 (4.08%) Management Information System
7 34 (2.67%) Data Centre
8 30 (2.36%) Smartphone
9 24 (1.89%) VHDL
10 21 (1.65%) Mobile App
11 20 (1.57%) Data Structures
12 19 (1.49%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 19 (1.49%) Cyberthreat
13 15 (1.18%) Virtual Team
14 14 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
15 13 (1.02%) Blog
15 13 (1.02%) Cyber Attack
16 12 (0.94%) User Experience
16 12 (0.94%) Verilog
17 11 (0.86%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 523 (41.08%) Linux
2 361 (28.36%) Windows
3 187 (14.69%) Unix
4 86 (6.76%) Android
5 59 (4.63%) VxWorks
6 54 (4.24%) Apple iOS
7 47 (3.69%) Mac OS
8 42 (3.30%) Embedded Linux
9 36 (2.83%) Solaris
10 30 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (1.57%) AIX
12 14 (1.10%) CentOS
13 13 (1.02%) Windows Server
14 10 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (0.55%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.39%) Windows 7
16 5 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
17 4 (0.31%) SUSE
17 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 477 (37.47%) Software Engineering
2 221 (17.36%) Agile Software Development
3 108 (8.48%) Scrum
4 106 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 104 (8.17%) Cybersecurity
6 102 (8.01%) Mathematics
7 101 (7.93%) Multithreading
8 91 (7.15%) Project Management
9 90 (7.07%) Mentoring
10 85 (6.68%) TDD
11 83 (6.52%) Software Testing
12 82 (6.44%) SDLC
13 75 (5.89%) OO
14 70 (5.50%) Penetration Testing
14 70 (5.50%) Web Development
15 52 (4.08%) MVC
15 52 (4.08%) UML
16 51 (4.01%) Continuous Integration
17 46 (3.61%) Configuration Management
18 45 (3.53%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 736 (57.82%) C++
2 494 (38.81%) Java
3 326 (25.61%) Python
4 260 (20.42%) C#
5 251 (19.72%) SQL
6 167 (13.12%) JavaScript
7 125 (9.82%) Perl
8 98 (7.70%) Embedded C
9 84 (6.60%) Ruby
10 75 (5.89%) Bash Shell
11 70 (5.50%) Embedded C++
11 70 (5.50%) Objective-C
12 54 (4.24%) Shell Script
13 46 (3.61%) PL/SQL
14 43 (3.38%) PowerShell
15 36 (2.83%) Assembly Language
16 35 (2.75%) PHP
17 31 (2.44%) T-SQL
18 25 (1.96%) VB
19 22 (1.73%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 428 (33.62%) Degree
2 295 (23.17%) Security Cleared
3 135 (10.60%) DV Cleared
4 130 (10.21%) SC Cleared
5 65 (5.11%) Computer Science Degree
6 59 (4.63%) ISTQB
7 38 (2.99%) PhD
8 34 (2.67%) ISEB
9 32 (2.51%) Master's Degree
10 28 (2.20%) PMI Certification
11 26 (2.04%) PMP
12 20 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (1.49%) CCNA
13 19 (1.49%) CISSP
13 19 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 17 (1.34%) APMG
14 17 (1.34%) Numerate Degree
15 13 (1.02%) Chartered Engineer
15 13 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (0.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (6.52%) QA
2 29 (2.28%) SLA
3 22 (1.73%) ISO 9001
4 16 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (1.18%) PMO
6 9 (0.71%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.55%) Def Stans
7 7 (0.55%) IEC 61508
8 6 (0.47%) ISO 26262
9 5 (0.39%) DO-178B
9 5 (0.39%) MISRA
10 4 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 4 (0.31%) MISRA C
11 3 (0.24%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.24%) DO-254
11 3 (0.24%) RMADS
12 2 (0.16%) JTAG
12 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 1 (0.079%) ARP4754
13 1 (0.079%) ARP4761
System Software
1 76 (5.97%) Firmware
2 63 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (2.83%) Virtual Machines
4 28 (2.20%) Active Directory
5 15 (1.18%) Docker
6 8 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.39%) NFS
8 3 (0.24%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.24%) Samba
9 2 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.16%) HDFS
9 2 (0.16%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.079%) ACF2
10 1 (0.079%) iptables
10 1 (0.079%) RACF
10 1 (0.079%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.079%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 41 (3.22%) Ansible
2 17 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (0.86%) Puppet
4 8 (0.63%) Nessus
4 8 (0.63%) Nmap
5 7 (0.55%) Kibana
5 7 (0.55%) Kubernetes
5 7 (0.55%) Nagios
6 4 (0.31%) Defensics
6 4 (0.31%) OpenVAS
7 3 (0.24%) SCOM
7 3 (0.24%) vCenter Server
8 2 (0.16%) Ambari
8 2 (0.16%) Grafana
8 2 (0.16%) Graphite
8 2 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.16%) Oozie
8 2 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.16%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 125 (9.82%) Microsoft
2 91 (7.15%) VMware
3 87 (6.83%) Oracle
4 63 (4.95%) Red Hat
5 34 (2.67%) HP
6 30 (2.36%) EMC
7 29 (2.28%) Adobe
8 27 (2.12%) Cisco
9 15 (1.18%) Google
9 15 (1.18%) NEC
10 14 (1.10%) SAP
10 14 (1.10%) Sun
11 13 (1.02%) Juniper
12 12 (0.94%) IBM
13 11 (0.86%) Apple
14 10 (0.79%) Huawei
15 9 (0.71%) Palo Alto
15 9 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
15 9 (0.71%) SolarWinds
16 8 (0.63%) CheckPoint
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
IT Connections
Salary: Competitive Salary and Package
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Eames Consulting
Salary: £80000 per annum + excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38000 - £50000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £38000 - £50000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £39000 - £81000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £DOE + Brilliant Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
ISL
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great benefits - see below.
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum + £5,000 on-call + 7.5% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge, Surrey
Networkers
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hastings, East Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c40-50k+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £63,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago