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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 77 65
Rank change year-on-year +20 -12  
Permanent jobs citing C 9 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.72% 1.13% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 1.80% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 3
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 306 445 382
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 58.62% 63.03% 59.97%
Number of salaries quoted 256 411 343
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,649 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing C as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent - 5 £35,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent +18 2 £37,500 +50.00%
C
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for C.

1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) Tableau
3 5 (45.45%) Customer Insight
3 5 (45.45%) Propensity Modelling
3 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
3 5 (45.45%) Marketing
3 5 (45.45%) Email Marketing
3 5 (45.45%) Predictive Modelling
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (45.45%) CRM
3 5 (45.45%) SAS
3 5 (45.45%) Retail
3 5 (45.45%) Data Management
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) VxWorks
6 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
6 2 (18.18%) Simulink
6 2 (18.18%) VB
6 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Electronics
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 5 (45.45%) SAS
2 2 (18.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (18.18%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Power BI
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) SonarQube
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
General
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) CRM Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) CRM
1 5 (45.45%) Customer Insight
1 5 (45.45%) Data Management
1 5 (45.45%) Email Marketing
1 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
1 5 (45.45%) Predictive Modelling
1 5 (45.45%) Propensity Modelling
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Change Control
4 2 (18.18%) Data Governance
4 2 (18.18%) Issue Tracking
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) VB
2 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) APMP
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) IEC 61508
1 2 (18.18%) IEC 62304
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Tableau
2 2 (18.18%) Atlassian
2 2 (18.18%) Coverity
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft