Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 74 96
Rank change year-on-year +14 +22 -10
Permanent jobs citing C 21 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.53% 2.12% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.54% 3.45% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 11
Staffordshire median annual salary £33,750 £42,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.59% +70.00% -
10th Percentile £23,625 £32,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £53,475 £58,125 £37,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% +7.14%

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 463 638 794
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 55.85% 61.41% 63.93%
Number of salaries quoted 416 527 726
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £54,375
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 - 10 £32,500 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent 0 3 £53,000 +41.33% 2
Cannock - 2 £25,000 - 1
Stafford +11 1 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Tamworth - 1 £27,500 - 2
C
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (61.90%) Embedded C
2 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 11 (52.38%) C#
4 10 (47.62%) Electronics
5 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
5 8 (38.10%) MISRA C
5 8 (38.10%) MISRA
6 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) Bluetooth
6 7 (33.33%) DO-178B
6 7 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (14.29%) SLA
8 3 (14.29%) Firmware
8 3 (14.29%) Java
9 2 (9.52%) Contact Management
9 2 (9.52%) EMC
9 2 (9.52%) ISEB
9 2 (9.52%) Automotive
9 2 (9.52%) Legal
9 2 (9.52%) SQL
9 2 (9.52%) Benchmarking
9 2 (9.52%) B2B
9 2 (9.52%) Retail
9 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
9 2 (9.52%) Degree
9 2 (9.52%) Analytics
9 2 (9.52%) Ranorex
9 2 (9.52%) Android Development

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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Ranorex
2 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (47.62%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Automotive
2 2 (9.52%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Software Engineer
3 8 (38.10%) Electronics Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) IT Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Android Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) iOS Android Developer
5 2 (9.52%) iOS Developer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Procurement Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior iOS Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Procurement Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Software Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Android
2 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 7 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Android Development
4 2 (9.52%) B2B
4 2 (9.52%) Benchmarking
4 2 (9.52%) Contact Management
4 2 (9.52%) Contract Management
4 2 (9.52%) iOS Development
4 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
4 2 (9.52%) Spend Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) IT Strategy
5 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.76%) People Management
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Embedded C
2 11 (52.38%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) MISRA
1 8 (38.10%) MISRA C
2 7 (33.33%) DO-178B
3 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) EMC
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Veeam