Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 76 82
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 -9
Permanent jobs citing C 28 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.10% 1.00% 2.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.92% 1.81% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 22
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +25.98%
10th Percentile £28,350 £27,650 £27,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,500 £43,625
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 715 441 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 53.72% 54.85% 59.30%
Number of salaries quoted 596 403 569
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,750 £36,750 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.33% -0.68% +4.96%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £25,200
90th Percentile £62,500 £47,500 £52,500
North East median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -5.41% -1.33%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -7 24 £42,500 -5.56% 8
Sunderland - 2 £45,000 -
Gateshead - 1 £35,000 - 1
C
North East

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) C++
3 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
4 10 (35.71%) Degree
5 8 (28.57%) Scrum
5 8 (28.57%) Linux
6 7 (25.00%) Java
6 7 (25.00%) Perl
6 7 (25.00%) Manufacturing
6 7 (25.00%) JIRA
6 7 (25.00%) Bitbucket
6 7 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (21.43%) Firmware
8 5 (17.86%) Life Science
9 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
9 4 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (14.29%) Ruby
9 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
9 4 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (14.29%) Puppet
9 4 (14.29%) Qt Creator
9 4 (14.29%) Splunk
9 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (14.29%) QML
9 4 (14.29%) TeamCity
9 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
9 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 4 (14.29%) Qt

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 4 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.71%) Datadog
3 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) FlexRay
3 1 (3.57%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) Skype
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.57%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Bitbucket
1 7 (25.00%) JIRA
2 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.29%) Qt Creator
2 4 (14.29%) TeamCity
2 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.71%) ProC
4 2 (7.14%) LabVIEW
5 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 7 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (14.29%) Electronics
3 3 (10.71%) Automotive
3 3 (10.71%) Games
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
4 1 (3.57%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Software Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Developer
3 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL Developer
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Chief Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Risk Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (3.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Software QA Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Telephony Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) QML
1 4 (14.29%) Qt
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) CSS3
2 1 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Life Science
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Arduino
2 4 (14.29%) CAN bus
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (10.71%) NHS
3 3 (10.71%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.57%) Symmetrix
4 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.57%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Solaris
2 3 (10.71%) Unix
3 2 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
3 8 (28.57%) Scrum
4 7 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (14.29%) DevOps
6 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 4 (14.29%) Microfluidics
6 4 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) SDLC
6 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 4 (14.29%) Validation
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (10.71%) Creative Thinking
7 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.71%) SOLID
7 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
7 3 (10.71%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) C++
2 7 (25.00%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) Perl
3 4 (14.29%) Python
3 4 (14.29%) Ruby
4 3 (10.71%) C#
4 3 (10.71%) Embedded C
4 3 (10.71%) Korn
4 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.71%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.57%) PHP
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.57%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO 13485
2 3 (10.71%) ISO 26262
2 3 (10.71%) MISRA
3 1 (3.57%) PMO
3 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Firmware
2 4 (14.29%) Docker
3 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Ansible
1 4 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 4 (14.29%) Nagios
1 4 (14.29%) Packer
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
1 4 (14.29%) Terraform
2 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Atmel
1 4 (14.29%) New Relic
1 4 (14.29%) Splunk
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.57%) VMware