Period
to 29 July 2021

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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 50 56 66
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10 -1
Permanent jobs citing C 13 6 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.42% 1.33% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.07% 2.46% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 12
10th Percentile £31,625 £25,725 £24,500
25th Percentile £35,938 £31,313 £25,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £43,750 £39,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.57% +10.76% +8.97%
75th Percentile £55,438 £47,188 £44,750
90th Percentile £83,625 £47,375 "
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -6.25%

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 214 244 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 39.85% 54.10% 62.38%
Number of salaries quoted 163 228 428
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,525 £24,500
25th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £31,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
75th Percentile £48,125 £50,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,250 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Staffordshire

C
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for C in Staffordshire

C
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing C in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 29 July 2021.

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 29 July 2021. 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 +8 5 - - 2
Stafford - 3 £45,000 - 1
Lichfield -2 1 £31,000 +34.78% 2
Rugeley - 1 £37,500 -
C
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2021, 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 10 (76.92%) Social Skills
2 7 (53.85%) Mathematics
3 6 (46.15%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) DNA
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Information Security
5 4 (30.77%) Time Management
5 4 (30.77%) Line Management
5 4 (30.77%) Renewable Energy
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) Apple
7 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
7 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (15.38%) ERP
7 2 (15.38%) C#
7 2 (15.38%) C++
7 2 (15.38%) Java
7 2 (15.38%) QA
7 2 (15.38%) Multimedia
7 2 (15.38%) Law
7 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (15.38%) Wireless
7 2 (15.38%) Organisational Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Dynamics 365

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Azure
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
1 2 (15.38%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) IPsec
2 1 (7.69%) SSH
2 1 (7.69%) tcpdump
2 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (76.92%) Social Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Law
2 2 (15.38%) Multimedia
2 2 (15.38%) Organisational Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Games
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (15.38%) IT Support
2 1 (7.69%) Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) CRM Developer
2 1 (7.69%) DBA
2 1 (7.69%) Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Transformation
2 1 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Java Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Python Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Python Software Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Consultant
2 1 (7.69%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (30.77%) Renewable Energy
3 2 (15.38%) iPad
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Mathematics
2 5 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) DNA
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security
3 4 (30.77%) Line Management
3 4 (30.77%) Time Management
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) Project Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Business Case
6 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (7.69%) Data Interpretation
6 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Development
6 1 (7.69%) Functional Programming
6 1 (7.69%) Order to Cash
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (7.69%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (7.69%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Go
3 1 (7.69%) Haskell
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Scala
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) DBS Check
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) iptables
1 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
1 1 (7.69%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) BMC Marimba
1 1 (7.69%) Cacti
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Apple
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle