Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 78 86
Rank change year-on-year +13 +8 -20
Permanent jobs citing C 31 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.82% 1.90% 0.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.51% 3.85% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 7
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -3.41% +25.71%
10th Percentile £32,850 £32,950 £30,950
90th Percentile £64,250 £77,500 £55,500
North East median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year +18.75% +18.52% +2.27%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 563 546 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 51.28% 49.32% 52.70%
Number of salaries quoted 447 488 464
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,250 £50,875
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +4.11%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for C in Tyne and Wear

C
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for C in Tyne and Wear

C
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for C in Tyne and Wear

C
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +13 30 £51,250 +20.59% 17
Whitley Bay - 1 £58,500 -
C
North East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for C.

1 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (70.97%) C++
3 19 (61.29%) Java
3 19 (61.29%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (54.84%) Technical Leadership
5 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (51.61%) Software Engineering
6 14 (45.16%) Linux
7 13 (41.94%) OO
8 12 (38.71%) Windows
9 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
10 8 (25.81%) Python
10 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
11 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
11 7 (22.58%) Ruby
12 6 (19.35%) Open Source
12 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
12 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
12 6 (19.35%) Coaching
13 5 (16.13%) DevOps
13 5 (16.13%) Datadog
13 5 (16.13%) Kubernetes
13 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
13 5 (16.13%) Packer
13 5 (16.13%) Terraform
13 5 (16.13%) BDD
13 5 (16.13%) Puppet
13 5 (16.13%) High Availability
13 5 (16.13%) Splunk
13 5 (16.13%) New Relic

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Cloud Services
1 19 (61.29%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (51.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (16.13%) Datadog
4 2 (6.45%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (6.45%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
2 5 (16.13%) TeamCity
3 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) Subversion
3 2 (6.45%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Software Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Cloud Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Lead Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Lead Software Engineer
5 6 (19.35%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 6 (19.35%) Software Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Architect
6 5 (16.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Lead Software Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (12.90%) Embedded Engineer
7 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (9.68%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 12 (38.71%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) Technical Leadership
3 16 (51.61%) Software Engineering
4 13 (41.94%) OO
5 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
6 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
7 6 (19.35%) Coaching
7 6 (19.35%) Open Source
7 6 (19.35%) Test Automation
8 5 (16.13%) BDD
8 5 (16.13%) Configuration Management
8 5 (16.13%) DevOps
8 5 (16.13%) High Availability
8 5 (16.13%) Scrum
9 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (9.68%) ITIL
9 3 (9.68%) Regression Testing
9 3 (9.68%) SOLID
9 3 (9.68%) Test Planning
10 2 (6.45%) Commercial Awareness
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) C++
2 19 (61.29%) Java
3 8 (25.81%) Python
4 7 (22.58%) Ruby
5 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
6 5 (16.13%) Perl
6 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
7 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
8 2 (6.45%) C#
8 2 (6.45%) Embedded C
8 2 (6.45%) Embedded C++
8 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
8 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
8 2 (6.45%) SQL
9 1 (3.23%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.13%) Docker
2 4 (12.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Ansible
1 5 (16.13%) Kubernetes
1 5 (16.13%) Nagios
1 5 (16.13%) Packer
1 5 (16.13%) Puppet
1 5 (16.13%) Terraform
2 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (3.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) New Relic
1 5 (16.13%) Splunk
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.23%) RedGate