Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 86 81
Rank change year-on-year +20 -5 -1
Permanent jobs citing C 27 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.47% 1.48% 1.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.25% 2.40% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 22
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +54.55% -26.67%
10th Percentile £18,500 £31,300 £23,500
90th Percentile £59,500 £52,750 £39,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 636 666 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 58.30% 61.55% 60.63%
Number of salaries quoted 532 565 672
Staffordshire median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% +11.11% -4.00%
10th Percentile £21,025 £26,100 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Staffordshire

C
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for C in Staffordshire

C
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for C in Staffordshire

C
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 13 £45,000 - 2
C
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for C.

1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (25.93%) Advertising
4 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 5 (18.52%) C++
5 5 (18.52%) Degree
5 5 (18.52%) Virtual Team Management
5 5 (18.52%) Virtual Team
5 5 (18.52%) Active Listening
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (14.81%) Windows 8
6 4 (14.81%) Automotive
6 4 (14.81%) Retail
6 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (14.81%) Windows
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
7 3 (11.11%) Java
7 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
8 2 (7.41%) ISO 26262
8 2 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
8 2 (7.41%) Finance

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.70%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (25.93%) Advertising
2 4 (14.81%) Automotive
2 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Consultant
1 6 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Dynamics NAV Developer
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Consultant
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Support Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.41%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) Virtual Team
3 2 (7.41%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.70%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
1 4 (14.81%) Windows 8
1 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
2 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 6 (22.22%) Project Management
2 5 (18.52%) Active Listening
2 5 (18.52%) Virtual Team Management
3 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) Analytics
5 1 (3.70%) Data Analytics
5 1 (3.70%) Data Science
5 1 (3.70%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (3.70%) Logistics
5 1 (3.70%) Machine Learning
5 1 (3.70%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (3.70%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (3.70%) SDLC
5 1 (3.70%) SysML
5 1 (3.70%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) UML
5 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) C++
3 3 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) Embedded C
4 2 (7.41%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++
5 1 (3.70%) Fortran
5 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) PhD
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO 26262
2 1 (3.70%) HAZOP
2 1 (3.70%) MISRA
2 1 (3.70%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) SAP