Period
to 23 June 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 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 81 96
Rank change year-on-year +17 +15 -12
Permanent jobs citing C 29 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.11% 1.26% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.27% 2.15% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 11
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% +20.83% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £53,625 £47,125 £37,500
West Midlands median annual salary £48,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +21.25% +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 550 558 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 58.95% 58.61% 61.80%
Number of salaries quoted 478 466 774
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,875 £56,250 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +1.33%

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 June 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 June 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
Lichfield - 9 £32,500 - 4
Stoke-on-Trent +8 7 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Stafford +18 3 £43,500 +2.35% 6
Tamworth - 2 £27,500 - 2
Cannock - 1 £25,000 - 1
C
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 (51.72%) Embedded C
2 13 (44.83%) C#
3 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
4 11 (37.93%) Electronics
5 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
6 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
7 7 (24.14%) MISRA C
7 7 (24.14%) MISRA
8 6 (20.69%) DO-178B
8 6 (20.69%) Embedded Software Development
8 6 (20.69%) Linux
8 6 (20.69%) Bluetooth
9 5 (17.24%) Firmware
10 4 (13.79%) EMC
10 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (13.79%) Prototyping
11 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team Management
11 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team
11 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (10.34%) Ranorex
11 3 (10.34%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
11 3 (10.34%) Active Listening
11 3 (10.34%) Automotive
11 3 (10.34%) ISEB
11 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
11 3 (10.34%) SLA
11 3 (10.34%) Project Management
12 2 (6.90%) B2B

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 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.34%) Ranorex
2 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (37.93%) Electronics
2 3 (10.34%) Automotive
3 2 (6.90%) Advertising
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 10 (34.48%) Software Engineer
3 8 (27.59%) Electronics Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) IT Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Automation Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Embedded C Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Software Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Software Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Automotive Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Automotive Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Procurement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.34%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Android
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) Solaris
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
2 6 (20.69%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Prototyping
4 3 (10.34%) Active Listening
4 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
4 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
4 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team Management
5 2 (6.90%) Analytics
5 2 (6.90%) B2B
5 2 (6.90%) Benchmarking
5 2 (6.90%) Contact Management
5 2 (6.90%) Contract Management
5 2 (6.90%) Spend Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) Embedded C
2 13 (44.83%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISEB
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) MISRA
1 7 (24.14%) MISRA C
2 6 (20.69%) DO-178B
3 3 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) EMC
3 1 (3.45%) MKS
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Veeam