Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 71 95
Rank change year-on-year -1 +24 -33
Permanent jobs citing C 39 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.07% 1.26% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.47% 2.30% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 32 6 13
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +10.34%
10th Percentile £32,500 £21,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £71,625 £60,000 £43,500
North East median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +21.43% +7.69% -7.14%

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 713 391 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 56.14% 54.84% 57.81%
Number of salaries quoted 590 346 580
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £44,625 £38,959 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.54% +5.29% -1.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £25,725
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £51,500
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% -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 16 August 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 16 August 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 35 £45,000 +9.09% 4
Whitley Bay - 2 £58,500 -
Gateshead - 1 £35,000 - 2
Sunderland - 1 £45,000 -
C
North East

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 25 (64.10%) C++
2 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 13 (33.33%) Java
5 12 (30.77%) Perl
6 11 (28.21%) Firmware
6 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
7 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (25.64%) Python
7 10 (25.64%) Linux
8 9 (23.08%) Nagios
8 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
8 9 (23.08%) Scrum
8 9 (23.08%) Test Automation
8 9 (23.08%) TeamCity
8 9 (23.08%) Ruby
8 9 (23.08%) Degree
8 9 (23.08%) New Relic
8 9 (23.08%) Ansible
8 9 (23.08%) Docker
8 9 (23.08%) DevOps
8 9 (23.08%) Puppet
8 9 (23.08%) Splunk
8 9 (23.08%) Mentoring
8 9 (23.08%) Kubernetes
8 9 (23.08%) Packer
8 9 (23.08%) Terraform
9 8 (20.51%) Datadog
9 8 (20.51%) Open Source

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 (10.26%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (20.51%) Datadog
3 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Ethernet
2 3 (7.69%) Firewall
2 3 (7.69%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Jenkins
2 9 (23.08%) TeamCity
3 7 (17.95%) Bitbucket
3 7 (17.95%) JIRA
4 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.26%) Qt Creator
4 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
5 3 (7.69%) ProC
6 2 (5.13%) Travis CI
7 1 (2.56%) LabVIEW
7 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 6 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 5 (12.82%) Electronics
3 4 (10.26%) Automotive
3 4 (10.26%) Games
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Software Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Software Test Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Test Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) C Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Developer
6 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Chief Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (5.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.56%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) QML
1 4 (10.26%) Qt
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) DirectX
2 1 (2.56%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (2.56%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.82%) Life Science
2 5 (12.82%) Private Cloud
3 4 (10.26%) Arduino
3 4 (10.26%) CAN bus
3 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.26%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.69%) NHS
4 3 (7.69%) User Experience
5 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.56%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.56%) Symmetrix
6 1 (2.56%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Solaris
2 3 (7.69%) Unix
3 2 (5.13%) FreeRTOS
4 1 (2.56%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 9 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 9 (23.08%) DevOps
3 9 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 9 (23.08%) Scrum
3 9 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 8 (20.51%) Open Source
5 6 (15.38%) BDD
5 6 (15.38%) Coaching
5 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.38%) High Availability
5 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (10.26%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (10.26%) Microfluidics
6 4 (10.26%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) SDLC
6 4 (10.26%) SOLID
6 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) C++
2 13 (33.33%) Java
3 12 (30.77%) Perl
4 10 (25.64%) Python
5 9 (23.08%) Ruby
6 7 (17.95%) Bash Shell
7 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
8 4 (10.26%) Embedded C
9 3 (7.69%) C#
9 3 (7.69%) Embedded C++
9 3 (7.69%) Korn
9 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
9 3 (7.69%) SQL
10 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
11 1 (2.56%) HLSL
11 1 (2.56%) Jython
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.56%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) ISO 13485
2 3 (7.69%) ISO 26262
2 3 (7.69%) MISRA
3 1 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (28.21%) Firmware
2 9 (23.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) Ansible
1 9 (23.08%) Kubernetes
1 9 (23.08%) Nagios
1 9 (23.08%) Packer
1 9 (23.08%) Puppet
1 9 (23.08%) Terraform
2 8 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) New Relic
1 9 (23.08%) Splunk
2 4 (10.26%) Atmel
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.56%) RedGate
4 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow