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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
England / West Midlands
Rank 108 120 105
Rank change year-on-year +12 -15  
Permanent jobs citing C 101 132 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.16% 2.15% 2.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.56% 4.87% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 94 100 89
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -1.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £25,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £47,500 £46,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 2214 2712 2487
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 47.42% 44.12% 49.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1907 2377 2207
Median salary £39,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.87% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,475
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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 March 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 March 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 +7 33 £40,000 -5.88% 11
Shropshire +21 19 £35,000 -6.66%
Warwickshire +17 12 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Worcestershire -24 12 £40,750 +12.41% 1
Coventry +17 11 £42,500 +18.05% 2
Herefordshire -12 8 £45,000 +26.76% 1
Staffordshire +11 2 £42,500 +41.66%
Solihull -12 1 £39,000 +20.00%
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 87 (35.80%) Software Engineering
2 83 (34.16%) C++
3 77 (31.69%) Electronics
4 72 (29.63%) C#
5 63 (25.93%) Windows
6 58 (23.87%) JavaScript
7 51 (20.99%) .NET
8 50 (20.58%) Linux
9 49 (20.16%) SQL
10 48 (19.75%) Java
11 44 (18.11%) HTML
12 41 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
12 41 (16.87%) Degree
13 40 (16.46%) Microsoft
13 40 (16.46%) Embedded C
14 36 (14.81%) CSS
14 36 (14.81%) Python
15 34 (13.99%) Automotive
16 32 (13.17%) Retail
17 28 (11.52%) MS Excel
18 26 (10.70%) Android
19 25 (10.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
19 25 (10.29%) PHP
20 24 (9.88%) ASP.NET
20 24 (9.88%) SQL Server
20 24 (9.88%) Apple iOS
20 24 (9.88%) MISRA
21 23 (9.47%) HTML5
21 23 (9.47%) JIRA
21 23 (9.47%) Firmware

C
Top Related 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 9 (3.70%) Confluence
2 4 (1.65%) CMS
2 4 (1.65%) Orchard CMS
2 4 (1.65%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.23%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.82%) Apache
4 2 (0.82%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.82%) Jetty
4 2 (0.82%) SAS
5 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.41%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.41%) CloudStack
5 1 (0.41%) nginx
Applications
1 28 (11.52%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.58%) Simulink
3 7 (2.88%) MS Office
4 6 (2.47%) Stateflow
5 3 (1.23%) MS Project
6 1 (0.41%) SPSS
6 1 (0.41%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 12 (4.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.65%) SAP CAR
2 4 (1.65%) SAP ERP
2 4 (1.65%) SAP MM
2 4 (1.65%) SAP POS DM
2 4 (1.65%) SAP Retail
2 4 (1.65%) SAP SD
3 3 (1.23%) Magento
4 2 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.82%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.82%) SAP HR-PA
4 2 (0.82%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.41%) OpenText MBPM
5 1 (0.41%) OpenText Process Suite
5 1 (0.41%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.29%) Google Play
3 7 (2.88%) SaaS
4 3 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.23%) Office 365
5 2 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.82%) Ethernet
2 16 (6.58%) RS-485
3 11 (4.53%) Bluetooth
4 10 (4.12%) TCP/IP
5 9 (3.70%) Profibus
5 9 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (2.88%) SNMP
6 7 (2.88%) Wireless
7 6 (2.47%) DNS
8 5 (2.06%) RS-232
9 4 (1.65%) ZigBee
10 3 (1.23%) Firewall
10 3 (1.23%) Radio Access Network
10 3 (1.23%) tcpdump
11 2 (0.82%) Cisco ISE
11 2 (0.82%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.82%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.82%) LAN
11 2 (0.82%) VPN
11 2 (0.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.64%) MySQL
3 13 (5.35%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.47%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.06%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.65%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.82%) Big Data
8 2 (0.82%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.41%) MS Access
9 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.41%) OLAP
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.41%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 23 (9.47%) JIRA
2 19 (7.82%) Git (software)
3 17 (7.00%) Visual Studio
4 13 (5.35%) Subversion
5 12 (4.94%) Selenium
6 11 (4.53%) Robot Framework
7 10 (4.12%) CANoe
7 10 (4.12%) VectorCAST
8 9 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (3.70%) Eclipse
8 9 (3.70%) SonarQube
9 8 (3.29%) Android Studio
9 8 (3.29%) Xcode
10 4 (1.65%) JUnit
10 4 (1.65%) PVCS
11 3 (1.23%) GDB
11 3 (1.23%) InstallShield
11 3 (1.23%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.23%) MSTest
11 3 (1.23%) NUnit
General
1 77 (31.69%) Electronics
2 34 (13.99%) Automotive
3 32 (13.17%) Retail
4 11 (4.53%) Manufacturing
5 10 (4.12%) Finance
6 6 (2.47%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.06%) Advertising
7 5 (2.06%) Banking
8 4 (1.65%) French Language
8 4 (1.65%) German Language
8 4 (1.65%) Legal
8 4 (1.65%) Marketing
9 2 (0.82%) Law
10 1 (0.41%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.41%) Games
10 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (29.63%) Software Engineer
2 64 (26.34%) Developer
3 50 (20.58%) Embedded Engineer
4 48 (19.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 22 (9.05%) Junior
6 20 (8.23%) .NET Developer
7 16 (6.58%) Analyst
8 15 (6.17%) Firmware Engineer
8 15 (6.17%) Junior Developer
9 14 (5.76%) Senior Firmware Engineer
10 13 (5.35%) Consultant
10 13 (5.35%) Graduate
10 13 (5.35%) Graduate Developer
10 13 (5.35%) Hardware Engineer
10 13 (5.35%) Senior Hardware Engineer
11 11 (4.53%) SQL Developer
11 11 (4.53%) Test Analyst
12 10 (4.12%) C# Developer
12 10 (4.12%) Senior Developer
12 10 (4.12%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (20.99%) .NET
2 44 (18.11%) HTML
3 36 (14.81%) CSS
4 24 (9.88%) ASP.NET
5 23 (9.47%) HTML5
6 19 (7.82%) Web Services
7 15 (6.17%) XML
8 12 (4.94%) AngularJS
8 12 (4.94%) REST
9 10 (4.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (3.70%) Ajax
10 9 (3.70%) JSON
11 8 (3.29%) Android SDK
11 8 (3.29%) iOS SDK
12 7 (2.88%) CSS3
12 7 (2.88%) Ruby on Rails
13 6 (2.47%) Middleware
14 5 (2.06%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (2.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (2.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 19 (7.82%) Mobile App
3 17 (7.00%) Embedded Systems
4 14 (5.76%) Verilog
4 14 (5.76%) VHDL
5 13 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.29%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.88%) ASIC
8 6 (2.47%) Driving Licence
9 5 (2.06%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.65%) Fintech
11 3 (1.23%) CAN bus
11 3 (1.23%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (1.23%) NHS
11 3 (1.23%) Social Media
11 3 (1.23%) User Experience
12 2 (0.82%) Arduino
12 2 (0.82%) CPLD
13 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 63 (25.93%) Windows
2 50 (20.58%) Linux
3 26 (10.70%) Android
4 24 (9.88%) Apple iOS
5 11 (4.53%) VxWorks
6 9 (3.70%) Unix
7 8 (3.29%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 7 (2.88%) ThreadX
9 5 (2.06%) Windows 10
9 5 (2.06%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.65%) Windows Server
11 3 (1.23%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (1.23%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.23%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.23%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.41%) MeeGo
12 1 (0.41%) Tizen
12 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (35.80%) Software Engineering
2 41 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (9.05%) MVC
4 19 (7.82%) TDD
5 16 (6.58%) Automation Testing
6 14 (5.76%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (5.76%) OO
7 13 (5.35%) Configuration Management
7 13 (5.35%) Issue Tracking
7 13 (5.35%) Mathematics
8 12 (4.94%) E-Commerce
8 12 (4.94%) V-Model
9 11 (4.53%) Embedded Software Development
9 11 (4.53%) Requirements Management
9 11 (4.53%) SDLC
9 11 (4.53%) Web Development
10 10 (4.12%) Android Development
10 10 (4.12%) Functional Testing
10 10 (4.12%) iOS Development
10 10 (4.12%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (34.16%) C++
2 72 (29.63%) C#
3 58 (23.87%) JavaScript
4 49 (20.16%) SQL
5 48 (19.75%) Java
6 40 (16.46%) Embedded C
7 36 (14.81%) Python
8 25 (10.29%) PHP
9 17 (7.00%) MATLAB
10 16 (6.58%) Embedded C++
10 16 (6.58%) VB.NET
11 12 (4.94%) Ruby
12 11 (4.53%) VB
13 10 (4.12%) Objective-C
14 7 (2.88%) VB6
15 5 (2.06%) Ada
15 5 (2.06%) Perl
16 4 (1.65%) T-SQL
17 3 (1.23%) Assembly Language
17 3 (1.23%) VC++
Qualifications
1 41 (16.87%) Degree
2 12 (4.94%) ISTQB
3 6 (2.47%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.06%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.65%) CEH
5 4 (1.65%) ISEB
6 3 (1.23%) CCNP
6 3 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.82%) CCDA
7 2 (0.82%) CCDP
7 2 (0.82%) CCNA
7 2 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.41%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.88%) MISRA
2 11 (4.53%) IEC 61508
3 10 (4.12%) SLA
4 6 (2.47%) MISRA C
5 4 (1.65%) DO-178B
5 4 (1.65%) DO-254
6 3 (1.23%) Def Stans
7 2 (0.82%) ISO26262
7 2 (0.82%) QA
8 1 (0.41%) ISO13485
8 1 (0.41%) JTAG
System Software
1 23 (9.47%) Firmware
2 2 (0.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (0.82%) Docker
2 2 (0.82%) HDFS
2 2 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.41%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.41%) Ceph
3 1 (0.41%) KVM
3 1 (0.41%) Varnish
3 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.06%) Puppet
2 3 (1.23%) Ansible
2 3 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.41%) Grafana
3 1 (0.41%) Graphite
3 1 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.41%) Icinga
3 1 (0.41%) Kibana
3 1 (0.41%) logstash
3 1 (0.41%) Nagios
3 1 (0.41%) Oozie
3 1 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.58%) Google
3 15 (6.17%) EMC
4 9 (3.70%) Atlassian
4 9 (3.70%) Coverity
5 7 (2.88%) Cisco
5 7 (2.88%) Green Hills
6 6 (2.47%) Renesas
6 6 (2.47%) SAP
7 5 (2.06%) Freescale
7 5 (2.06%) VMware
8 4 (1.65%) Fujitsu
8 4 (1.65%) Mitel
8 4 (1.65%) MKS
8 4 (1.65%) Rockwell
9 3 (1.23%) Avaya
9 3 (1.23%) Ericsson
9 3 (1.23%) HP
9 3 (1.23%) Huawei
9 3 (1.23%) Nokia
Herefordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hudson IT (Birmingham)
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Itecco
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Evesham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Circa £45k - £50k + Bonus. Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Hudson IT (Birmingham)
Posted: 3 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% pension, flexi working
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Highways England
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive Salary x Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Rugby
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £14100 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 38,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago