Period
to 29 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 33 37 32
Rank change year-on-year +4 -5 +33
Permanent jobs citing C 35 102 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Southampton 7.19% 6.44% 7.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.32% 10.00% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 38 97 63
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +50.00%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £59,750
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -

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 Southampton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Southampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 339 1,020 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 69.61% 64.35% 61.99%
Number of salaries quoted 295 884 747
Median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for C in Southampton

C
Salary Trend in Southampton

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C in Southampton.

Salary trend for C in Southampton

C
Salary Histogram in Southampton

Salary distribution for jobs citing C in Southampton over the 6 months to 29 October 2020.

Salary histogram for C in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 October 2020, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for C.

1 30 (85.71%) C++
2 22 (62.86%) Linux
3 20 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 20 (57.14%) Degree
4 15 (42.86%) Algorithms
5 14 (40.00%) Signal Processing
6 12 (34.29%) Electronics
6 12 (34.29%) JIRA
7 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
7 11 (31.43%) Confluence
7 11 (31.43%) Firmware
8 10 (28.57%) SIMD
9 9 (25.71%) Embedded Software Development
10 8 (22.86%) Device Driver Development
10 8 (22.86%) Mathematics
10 8 (22.86%) Device Driver
10 8 (22.86%) Embedded Linux
11 7 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 6 (17.14%) 3G
12 6 (17.14%) MATLAB
12 6 (17.14%) MySQL
12 6 (17.14%) 4G
13 5 (14.29%) 5G
13 5 (14.29%) Embedded C
13 5 (14.29%) 2G
14 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
14 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
14 4 (11.43%) Python
14 4 (11.43%) C#
14 4 (11.43%) Time Management

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 11 (31.43%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) 3G
1 6 (17.14%) 4G
2 5 (14.29%) 2G
2 5 (14.29%) 5G
3 3 (8.57%) Software-Defined Radio
3 3 (8.57%) Wireless
4 1 (2.86%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.86%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.86%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) JIRA
2 11 (31.43%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (34.29%) Electronics
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Software Engineer
2 16 (45.71%) Embedded Engineer
3 14 (40.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) C Software Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Embedded C Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Developer
6 5 (14.29%) FPGA Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (8.57%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Algorithms
2 10 (28.57%) SIMD
3 8 (22.86%) Device Driver
4 7 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (5.71%) GPGPU
6 1 (2.86%) ASIC
6 1 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.86%) Verilog
6 1 (2.86%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 14 (40.00%) Signal Processing
3 9 (25.71%) Embedded Software Development
4 8 (22.86%) Device Driver Development
4 8 (22.86%) Mathematics
5 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (11.43%) Time Management
6 3 (8.57%) CRM
6 3 (8.57%) FPGA Design
6 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
7 2 (5.71%) Electronic Design Automation
8 1 (2.86%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (2.86%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (2.86%) Programme Delivery
8 1 (2.86%) Resource Management
8 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) C++
2 6 (17.14%) MATLAB
3 5 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 4 (11.43%) C#
4 4 (11.43%) Python
5 3 (8.57%) Embedded C++
6 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.86%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Altera
2 2 (5.71%) Cadence
2 2 (5.71%) Intel
2 2 (5.71%) Mentor Graphics
2 2 (5.71%) Synopsys
2 2 (5.71%) Xilinx