Period
to 5 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South East > Surrey
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 46 84
Rank change year-on-year -4 +38 -27
Permanent jobs citing C 114 224 186
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 4.95% 5.21% 3.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.28% 10.09% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 91 137 189
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £65,250
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

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 Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,228 2,220 2,984
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 53.32% 51.68% 57.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,026 1,848 2,583
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% -1.04%
10th Percentile £34,375 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Surrey

C
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for C in Surrey

C
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing C in Surrey over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

Salary histogram for C in Surrey

C
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 5 June 2020. 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
Guildford +1 22 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Egham +20 17 - - 1
Woking +16 14 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Staines - 10 £46,250 -
Reigate -11 8 £67,500 +12.50%
Sunbury-on-Thames 0 5 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Redhill -2 5 £55,000 -4.35% 1
Godalming - 4 £44,000 - 3
Leatherhead +27 2 £55,000 +92.98% 2
Camberley +21 1 £40,000 -23.81%
Weybridge +11 1 £40,000 -30.43%
C
South East

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for C.

1 70 (61.40%) C++
2 66 (57.89%) Software Engineering
3 56 (49.12%) Linux
4 40 (35.09%) Degree
5 38 (33.33%) Java
6 36 (31.58%) C#
7 34 (29.82%) Computer Science
8 33 (28.95%) Git (software)
9 31 (27.19%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (26.32%) JavaScript
10 30 (26.32%) Windows
11 29 (25.44%) Python
12 26 (22.81%) JIRA
13 25 (21.93%) .NET
14 24 (21.05%) Unix
14 24 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
15 23 (20.18%) Finance
16 22 (19.30%) User Experience
16 22 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (18.42%) HTML
18 20 (17.54%) Manufacturing
18 20 (17.54%) Jenkins
19 18 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
19 18 (15.79%) Decision-Making
20 17 (14.91%) AngularJS
20 17 (14.91%) QA
20 17 (14.91%) Continuous Improvement
20 17 (14.91%) Perl
20 17 (14.91%) OO
21 16 (14.04%) Bash Shell

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 13 (11.40%) CICS
1 13 (11.40%) Confluence
2 12 (10.53%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.51%) Apache
3 4 (3.51%) nginx
3 4 (3.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (3.51%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.51%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.63%) CMS
4 3 (2.63%) JBoss
4 3 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) MS Visio
1 7 (6.14%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.75%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.77%) AWS
1 10 (8.77%) Azure
2 2 (1.75%) GCP
2 2 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.53%) Wireless
2 7 (6.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.63%) LTE
3 3 (2.63%) VoIP
4 2 (1.75%) Internet
5 1 (0.88%) 5G
5 1 (0.88%) NAS
5 1 (0.88%) RS-232
5 1 (0.88%) RS-422
5 1 (0.88%) RS-485
5 1 (0.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.53%) DB2
2 9 (7.89%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.51%) Big Data
4 3 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.75%) Amazon Athena
5 2 (1.75%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (28.95%) Git (software)
2 26 (22.81%) JIRA
3 20 (17.54%) Jenkins
4 12 (10.53%) Selenium
5 9 (7.89%) HP UFT
5 9 (7.89%) JMeter
5 9 (7.89%) JUnit
5 9 (7.89%) LoadRunner
6 7 (6.14%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.51%) LabVIEW
7 4 (3.51%) ProC
8 3 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 23 (20.18%) Finance
2 20 (17.54%) Manufacturing
3 14 (12.28%) Telecoms
4 13 (11.40%) Retail
5 8 (7.02%) Marketing
6 7 (6.14%) Advertising
7 6 (5.26%) Aerospace
7 6 (5.26%) Electronics
8 4 (3.51%) Games
8 4 (3.51%) Military
Job Titles
1 49 (42.98%) Software Engineer
2 26 (22.81%) Senior Software Engineer
3 23 (20.18%) Embedded Engineer
4 21 (18.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 19 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
5 19 (16.67%) Developer
6 17 (14.91%) Senior C Software Engineer
7 13 (11.40%) Analyst
7 13 (11.40%) C++ Software Engineer
8 10 (8.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (8.77%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (8.77%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 10 (8.77%) Web Developer
9 8 (7.02%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 8 (7.02%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 7 (6.14%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 7 (6.14%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 7 (6.14%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (6.14%) React Developer
10 7 (6.14%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (21.93%) .NET
2 21 (18.42%) HTML
3 17 (14.91%) AngularJS
4 14 (12.28%) CSS
4 14 (12.28%) REST
5 11 (9.65%) React
6 10 (8.77%) HTML5
7 9 (7.89%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (7.02%) Web Services
9 7 (6.14%) Middleware
10 5 (4.39%) Node.js
11 4 (3.51%) ASP.NET
11 4 (3.51%) MFC
12 3 (2.63%) J2EE
12 3 (2.63%) Java EE
12 3 (2.63%) JDBC
12 3 (2.63%) JTA
12 3 (2.63%) NumPy
12 3 (2.63%) XML
12 3 (2.63%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
1 22 (19.30%) User Experience
2 14 (12.28%) Mainframe
3 13 (11.40%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (7.89%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (7.89%) IBM Mainframe
5 7 (6.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 5 (4.39%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.51%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.63%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.75%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.75%) Robotics
9 2 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.88%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.88%) Analogue Electronics
10 1 (0.88%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.88%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 56 (49.12%) Linux
2 30 (26.32%) Windows
3 24 (21.05%) Unix
4 11 (9.65%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.75%) Robot Operating System
6 1 (0.88%) Android
6 1 (0.88%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (57.89%) Software Engineering
2 34 (29.82%) Computer Science
3 31 (27.19%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (15.79%) Decision-Making
6 17 (14.91%) Continuous Improvement
6 17 (14.91%) OO
7 16 (14.04%) Test Automation
8 15 (13.16%) Mentoring
9 13 (11.40%) Analytics
9 13 (11.40%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (11.40%) Epics
9 13 (11.40%) Scrum
9 13 (11.40%) Task Automation
9 13 (11.40%) Test Scripting
10 12 (10.53%) Coaching
10 12 (10.53%) DevOps
11 11 (9.65%) Content Writing
11 11 (9.65%) Quality Management
11 11 (9.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 70 (61.40%) C++
2 38 (33.33%) Java
3 36 (31.58%) C#
4 30 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 29 (25.44%) Python
6 17 (14.91%) Perl
7 16 (14.04%) Bash Shell
8 15 (13.16%) VB
9 14 (12.28%) SQL
10 11 (9.65%) Assembly Language
10 11 (9.65%) COBOL
10 11 (9.65%) Embedded C
11 9 (7.89%) PL/1
12 8 (7.02%) Go
13 7 (6.14%) HLASM
13 7 (6.14%) PHP
13 7 (6.14%) REXX
14 5 (4.39%) PL/SQL
15 4 (3.51%) Embedded C++
16 3 (2.63%) JCL
Qualifications
1 40 (35.09%) Degree
2 18 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (11.40%) Security Cleared
4 12 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 10 (8.77%) ISEB
5 10 (8.77%) ISTQB
5 10 (8.77%) PMI Certification
5 10 (8.77%) PMP
6 3 (2.63%) PhD
7 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.88%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.91%) QA
2 4 (3.51%) SLA
3 3 (2.63%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (8.77%) ACF2
1 10 (8.77%) Docker
1 10 (8.77%) RACF
2 4 (3.51%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.65%) Actian
2 11 (9.65%) Oracle
3 10 (8.77%) IBM
4 9 (7.89%) HP
5 6 (5.26%) SAP
6 2 (1.75%) Samsung
6 2 (1.75%) Workday