Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 73 89
Rank change year-on-year -2 +16 -27
Permanent jobs citing C 27 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.37% 0.90% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.54% 1.83% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 26 6 12
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% +27.12%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,125 £30,050
90th Percentile £72,500 £48,125 £47,350
North East median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year +26.67% +19.05% -10.00%

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 595 383 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 52.28% 49.10% 55.60%
Number of salaries quoted 489 345 528
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,100 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £51,500
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -

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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 24 £47,500 +4.40% 45
Whitley Bay - 2 £58,500 -
Gateshead +6 1 £35,000 -22.22%
C
North East

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for C.

1 19 (70.37%) C++
2 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
3 11 (40.74%) Java
4 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
5 9 (33.33%) Open Source
5 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
6 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
6 8 (29.63%) Perl
6 8 (29.63%) Python
7 7 (25.93%) Nagios
7 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
7 7 (25.93%) Ruby
7 7 (25.93%) New Relic
7 7 (25.93%) Amazon Redshift
7 7 (25.93%) Ansible
7 7 (25.93%) Docker
7 7 (25.93%) DevOps
7 7 (25.93%) Kubernetes
7 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
7 7 (25.93%) Packer
7 7 (25.93%) Terraform
7 7 (25.93%) BDD
7 7 (25.93%) Puppet
7 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
7 7 (25.93%) TeamCity
7 7 (25.93%) High Availability

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (22.22%) Datadog
4 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (25.93%) TeamCity
3 2 (7.41%) Travis CI
4 1 (3.70%) ProC
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Software Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Test Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Chief Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) IT Support Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.70%) QA Test Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Software QA Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Technology Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) DirectX
2 1 (3.70%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 5 (18.52%) Private Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) CAN bus
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.70%) Life Science
4 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.70%) Symmetrix
4 1 (3.70%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris
4 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) Software Engineering
3 10 (37.04%) Test Automation
4 9 (33.33%) Open Source
5 8 (29.63%) Mentoring
6 7 (25.93%) BDD
6 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
6 7 (25.93%) DevOps
6 7 (25.93%) High Availability
7 6 (22.22%) Coaching
7 6 (22.22%) Scrum
8 4 (14.81%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (14.81%) Regression Testing
8 4 (14.81%) SOLID
8 4 (14.81%) Test Planning
9 3 (11.11%) OO
10 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (7.41%) OOP
10 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
10 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) C++
2 11 (40.74%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) Bash Shell
3 8 (29.63%) Perl
3 8 (29.63%) Python
4 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
4 7 (25.93%) Ruby
5 3 (11.11%) Embedded C
5 3 (11.11%) Embedded C++
6 2 (7.41%) C#
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.70%) HLSL
7 1 (3.70%) Jython
7 1 (3.70%) Korn
7 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (3.70%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Docker
2 6 (22.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) Ansible
1 7 (25.93%) Kubernetes
1 7 (25.93%) Nagios
1 7 (25.93%) Packer
1 7 (25.93%) Puppet
1 7 (25.93%) Terraform
2 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) New Relic
1 7 (25.93%) Splunk
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Rackspace
2 1 (3.70%) RedGate
2 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow