The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 139 124
Rank change year-on-year +52 -15  
Permanent jobs citing C 157 108 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.03% 1.77% 1.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.58% 4.14% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 146 81 85
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,776
10% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.70% +6.25%  

C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2814 2608 2763
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 54.28% 42.82% 48.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2464 2167 2491
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing C as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C in the West Midlands

C
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for C in the West Midlands

C
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C in the West Midlands

C
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +29 55 £41,250 -26.66% 17
Coventry +10 34 £40,000 -9.09% 1
Shropshire +32 28 £40,000 +8.15%
Staffordshire +17 10 £35,000 +40.00%
Warwickshire +1 7 £41,000 +1.23% 1
Herefordshire -9 7 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Worcestershire -7 5 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Wolverhampton - 3 £45,000 - 1
Walsall - 2 £45,000 - 1
Willenhall - 2 £45,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £34,000 -
Solihull - 1 £22,500 -
C
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for C.

1 90 (34.88%) Electronics
2 75 (29.07%) Retail
3 69 (26.74%) C++
3 69 (26.74%) SQL
4 66 (25.58%) Software Engineering
5 59 (22.87%) .NET
5 59 (22.87%) Android
6 58 (22.48%) Apple iOS
7 57 (22.09%) HTML
7 57 (22.09%) Java
8 55 (21.32%) C#
8 55 (21.32%) MySQL
9 54 (20.93%) CSS
10 47 (18.22%) Windows
10 47 (18.22%) Linux
11 46 (17.83%) Mobile App
12 44 (17.05%) REST
13 42 (16.28%) Degree
14 41 (15.89%) HTML5
15 39 (15.12%) Automotive
16 38 (14.73%) Embedded C
17 34 (13.18%) PHP
18 33 (12.79%) JavaScript
18 33 (12.79%) Firmware
19 31 (12.02%) Android Development
19 31 (12.02%) JSON
20 30 (11.63%) Objective-C
21 29 (11.24%) Xcode
21 29 (11.24%) iOS Development
21 29 (11.24%) iOS SDK

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (2.33%) SAS
2 4 (1.55%) CMS
2 4 (1.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.78%) Confluence
3 2 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.39%) JBoss
4 1 (0.39%) Jetty
4 1 (0.39%) Orchard CMS
4 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (3.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 9 (3.49%) Simulink
3 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.33%) Stateflow
4 5 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (6.59%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.78%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) SAP CAR
3 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.39%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.39%) SAP POS DM
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.39%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.75%) Google Play
2 4 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.78%) SaaS
3 2 (0.78%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.59%) Ethernet
2 15 (5.81%) TCP/IP
3 14 (5.43%) Wireless
4 12 (4.65%) RS-485
5 8 (3.10%) Bluetooth
6 7 (2.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (2.71%) Cisco Wireless
6 7 (2.71%) SNMP
7 6 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (1.94%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (1.55%) Cisco ISE
9 4 (1.55%) LAN
9 4 (1.55%) Network Security
9 4 (1.55%) WAN
10 3 (1.16%) BGP
10 3 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.16%) EIGRP
10 3 (1.16%) Firewall
10 3 (1.16%) Unified Communications
10 3 (1.16%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (21.32%) MySQL
2 28 (10.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (9.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (8.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (8.53%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (5.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (5.43%) MongoDB
7 12 (4.65%) SQL Server
8 7 (2.71%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.55%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.55%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.78%) Power BI
10 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.39%) Big Data
11 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.39%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 29 (11.24%) Xcode
2 23 (8.91%) Eclipse
3 22 (8.53%) Git (software)
4 20 (7.75%) Android Studio
5 14 (5.43%) JSUnit
6 9 (3.49%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.94%) Rational Rhapsody
7 5 (1.94%) Subversion
8 3 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.16%) CANoe
8 3 (1.16%) InstallShield
8 3 (1.16%) JIRA
8 3 (1.16%) JUnit
8 3 (1.16%) MSTest
8 3 (1.16%) NUnit
8 3 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (1.16%) VectorCAST
9 2 (0.78%) PVCS
9 2 (0.78%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.78%) SonarQube
General
1 90 (34.88%) Electronics
2 75 (29.07%) Retail
3 39 (15.12%) Automotive
4 22 (8.53%) Marketing
5 9 (3.49%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.71%) Finance
6 7 (2.71%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.94%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.94%) Banking
8 3 (1.16%) Advertising
9 1 (0.39%) French Language
9 1 (0.39%) Games
9 1 (0.39%) German Language
9 1 (0.39%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 119 (46.12%) Developer
2 51 (19.77%) Software Engineer
3 32 (12.40%) Embedded Engineer
4 30 (11.63%) Android Developer
5 29 (11.24%) Applications Developer
6 28 (10.85%) iOS Android Developer
6 28 (10.85%) iOS Developer
7 27 (10.47%) SQL Developer
8 25 (9.69%) .NET Developer
8 25 (9.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 20 (7.75%) Senior Developer
10 16 (6.20%) Analyst
10 16 (6.20%) PHP Developer
11 15 (5.81%) Firmware Engineer
11 15 (5.81%) HTML Developer
12 14 (5.43%) Angular Developer
12 14 (5.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 14 (5.43%) HTML CSS Developer
12 14 (5.43%) Senior PHP Developer
13 13 (5.04%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (22.87%) .NET
2 57 (22.09%) HTML
3 54 (20.93%) CSS
4 44 (17.05%) REST
5 41 (15.89%) HTML5
6 31 (12.02%) JSON
7 29 (11.24%) iOS SDK
8 25 (9.69%) Web Services
9 23 (8.91%) CSS3
10 22 (8.53%) Ruby on Rails
10 22 (8.53%) XML
11 21 (8.14%) Android SDK
11 21 (8.14%) AngularJS
12 14 (5.43%) Ionic Framework
12 14 (5.43%) WebSockets
13 10 (3.88%) ASP.NET
13 10 (3.88%) SOAP
14 8 (3.10%) Middleware
15 5 (1.94%) Angular 2
15 5 (1.94%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.83%) Mobile App
2 20 (7.75%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.59%) Embedded Systems
4 14 (5.43%) NHS
4 14 (5.43%) Social Media
5 12 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (3.49%) iPad
6 9 (3.49%) iPhone
7 8 (3.10%) CAN bus
7 8 (3.10%) VHDL
8 7 (2.71%) Verilog
9 5 (1.94%) CPLD
9 5 (1.94%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.55%) ASIC
10 4 (1.55%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.78%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.78%) Arduino
12 2 (0.78%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 59 (22.87%) Android
2 58 (22.48%) Apple iOS
3 47 (18.22%) Linux
3 47 (18.22%) Windows
4 18 (6.98%) Unix
5 4 (1.55%) ThreadX
6 2 (0.78%) VxWorks
6 2 (0.78%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (25.58%) Software Engineering
2 31 (12.02%) Android Development
3 29 (11.24%) iOS Development
4 26 (10.08%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (8.91%) Change Management
5 23 (8.91%) E-Commerce
6 21 (8.14%) Test Automation
7 20 (7.75%) OO
8 19 (7.36%) MVC
9 16 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (5.81%) Web Development
11 14 (5.43%) Configuration Management
11 14 (5.43%) Performance Monitoring
11 14 (5.43%) Social Commerce
11 14 (5.43%) Social Media Monitoring
12 10 (3.88%) Project Management
12 10 (3.88%) SDLC
13 9 (3.49%) Defect Tracking
13 9 (3.49%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (3.10%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 69 (26.74%) C++
1 69 (26.74%) SQL
2 57 (22.09%) Java
3 55 (21.32%) C#
4 38 (14.73%) Embedded C
5 34 (13.18%) PHP
6 33 (12.79%) JavaScript
7 30 (11.63%) Objective-C
8 27 (10.47%) VB.NET
9 25 (9.69%) VB
10 24 (9.30%) Python
11 23 (8.91%) Ruby
12 22 (8.53%) VB6
13 15 (5.81%) Embedded C++
13 15 (5.81%) MATLAB
14 9 (3.49%) Apple Swift
15 5 (1.94%) F#
16 4 (1.55%) VC++
17 3 (1.16%) Ada
18 2 (0.78%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 42 (16.28%) Degree
2 18 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.71%) CCNP
3 7 (2.71%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (2.71%) GNVQ
3 7 (2.71%) HND
4 6 (2.33%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.94%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.55%) CCDA
6 4 (1.55%) CCDP
6 4 (1.55%) CCNA
6 4 (1.55%) CEH
6 4 (1.55%) ISEB
6 4 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.39%) MCITP
7 1 (0.39%) MCP
7 1 (0.39%) MCSE
7 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.43%) MISRA
2 11 (4.26%) SLA
3 5 (1.94%) IEC 62304
4 4 (1.55%) DO-178B
4 4 (1.55%) DO-254
4 4 (1.55%) MISRA C
5 3 (1.16%) Def Stans
5 3 (1.16%) IEC 61508
5 3 (1.16%) ISO 26262
6 2 (0.78%) QA
7 1 (0.39%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.39%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 33 (12.79%) Firmware
2 1 (0.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.39%) SELinux
2 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.39%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 24 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.75%) Google
3 10 (3.88%) Cisco
3 10 (3.88%) Green Hills
4 7 (2.71%) Renesas
5 6 (2.33%) EMC
5 6 (2.33%) Tableau
6 5 (1.94%) Ericsson
6 5 (1.94%) Huawei
6 5 (1.94%) Nokia
6 5 (1.94%) VMware
7 4 (1.55%) QNX
8 3 (1.16%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.16%) MKS
9 2 (0.78%) Adobe
9 2 (0.78%) Avaya
9 2 (0.78%) Freescale
9 2 (0.78%) Oracle
9 2 (0.78%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.78%) Rockwell
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FIS Global
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £80,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Washington Frank
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
ECOM
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
University of Wolverhampton
Salary: From £26,829 to £29,301 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Herefordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits+Car
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Anderson Frank
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Anderson Frank
Posted: 3 days ago