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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 63 58
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5  
Permanent jobs citing C 1 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.24% 1.07% 2.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.41% 1.79% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 10
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.66% +9.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 242 390 369
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 57.21% 59.36% 63.84%
Number of salaries quoted 200 362 336
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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
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 29 March 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
Stafford +2 1 £42,500 +21.42%
C
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
2 10 (83.33%) Electronics
3 9 (75.00%) VxWorks
3 9 (75.00%) MATLAB
3 9 (75.00%) Simulink
3 9 (75.00%) Regression Testing
3 9 (75.00%) Python
3 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (75.00%) Subversion
3 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (75.00%) Requirements Management
3 9 (75.00%) JIRA
3 9 (75.00%) Release Management
3 9 (75.00%) Atlassian
3 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (75.00%) V-Model
3 9 (75.00%) Coverity
3 9 (75.00%) Confluence
3 9 (75.00%) Change Control
3 9 (75.00%) Profibus
3 9 (75.00%) SonarQube
3 9 (75.00%) Issue Tracking
4 8 (66.67%) IEC 61508
4 8 (66.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) LAMP
5 2 (16.67%) Ruby
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Science

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 9 (75.00%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) CloudStack
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (8.33%) nginx
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Profibus
2 2 (16.67%) tcpdump
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (75.00%) JIRA
2 9 (75.00%) SonarQube
2 9 (75.00%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) GDB
4 1 (8.33%) GitLab
General
1 10 (83.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (75.00%) Change Control
1 9 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (75.00%) Issue Tracking
1 9 (75.00%) Regression Testing
1 9 (75.00%) Release Management
1 9 (75.00%) Requirements Management
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
1 9 (75.00%) V-Model
2 8 (66.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) MATLAB
1 9 (75.00%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) Go
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Ceph
1 1 (8.33%) KVM
1 1 (8.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Ansible
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Grafana
2 1 (8.33%) Graphite
2 1 (8.33%) Icinga
2 1 (8.33%) Kibana
2 1 (8.33%) logstash
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Atlassian
1 9 (75.00%) Coverity
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