C Jobs in the West Midlands

C
England > West Midlands

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 6 months to 20 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 131 122 161
Rank change year-on-year -9 +39 -4
Permanent jobs citing C 116 176 131
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.63% 2.57% 1.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.21% 6.88% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 102 19 56
10th Percentile £46,625 £37,900 £35,125
25th Percentile £50,000 £51,250 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,750 £80,000 £53,000
Median % change year-on-year -24.06% +50.94% +19.10%
75th Percentile £70,125 £100,000 £84,250
90th Percentile £84,996 £110,000 £84,999
England median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -8.00% +8.70% +4.55%

All Programming Languages
West Midlands

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,868 2,559 3,055
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.30% 37.42% 42.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,632 1,286 2,188
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £76,202 £78,750 £82,970
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for C in the West Midlands

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Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for C in the West Midlands

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Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing C in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

Salary histogram for C in the West Midlands

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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 6 months to 20 April 2024. 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
Jobs
Warwickshire -2 30 £62,500 - 8
Birmingham +11 20 £68,716 +57.97% 9
Coventry - 18 £65,000 - 4
Worcestershire -5 17 £50,000 -4.76% 9
Herefordshire +3 4 £61,500 -41.43% 4
Shropshire - 4 £35,000 - 3
Staffordshire -11 1 £27,500 - 6
C
England

C
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (8.62%) nginx
2 2 (1.72%) CMS
2 2 (1.72%) IIS
2 2 (1.72%) Liferay
2 2 (1.72%) Magnolia
2 2 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (14.66%) Simulink
2 6 (5.17%) CANalyzer
3 1 (0.86%) TargetLink
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.48%) GitHub
2 8 (6.90%) Azure
3 5 (4.31%) AWS
4 2 (1.72%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (1.72%) npm
4 2 (1.72%) PaaS
5 1 (0.86%) AWS IoT
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.21%) Wi-Fi
2 12 (10.34%) Bluetooth
3 11 (9.48%) Firewall
4 10 (8.62%) Wireless
5 9 (7.76%) Ethernet
6 8 (6.90%) TCP/IP
7 5 (4.31%) GSM
7 5 (4.31%) RS-232
7 5 (4.31%) RS-485
7 5 (4.31%) ZigBee
8 4 (3.45%) J1939
9 2 (1.72%) 2G
9 2 (1.72%) 3G
9 2 (1.72%) 4G
9 2 (1.72%) FlexRay
10 1 (0.86%) DHCP
10 1 (0.86%) DNS
10 1 (0.86%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.34%) MySQL
2 10 (8.62%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (6.03%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.45%) DynamoDB
4 4 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.72%) DB2
6 2 (1.72%) DTS
Development Applications
1 11 (9.48%) Git
2 10 (8.62%) GNU Toolchain
2 10 (8.62%) Subversion
3 8 (6.90%) JIRA
4 6 (5.17%) CANoe
4 6 (5.17%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.45%) MSTest
5 4 (3.45%) Postman
5 4 (3.45%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.72%) Bower
6 2 (1.72%) gulp
6 2 (1.72%) Moq
6 2 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.86%) PVCS
General
1 40 (34.48%) Electronics
2 38 (32.76%) Automotive
3 18 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (9.48%) Social Skills
5 10 (8.62%) Manufacturing
6 6 (5.17%) Finance
7 5 (4.31%) Multimedia
8 4 (3.45%) Games
8 4 (3.45%) Marketing
8 4 (3.45%) Public Sector
8 4 (3.45%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (55.17%) Embedded Engineer
2 42 (36.21%) Software Engineer
3 36 (31.03%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 35 (30.17%) Senior
5 26 (22.41%) Senior Embedded Engineer
6 16 (13.79%) Developer
6 16 (13.79%) Lead
7 14 (12.07%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 14 (12.07%) Linux Engineer
7 14 (12.07%) Senior Linux Engineer
8 10 (8.62%) Linux Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.17%) Test Engineer
10 5 (4.31%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (3.45%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
11 4 (3.45%) Lead Software Engineer
11 4 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (3.45%) Senior Test Engineer
11 4 (3.45%) Technical Leader
11 4 (3.45%) Telematics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.93%) Yocto
2 12 (10.34%) Node.js
3 10 (8.62%) POSIX
4 6 (5.17%) .NET
4 6 (5.17%) JSON
4 6 (5.17%) REST
4 6 (5.17%) XML
5 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET
5 5 (4.31%) Unreal Engine
6 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (3.45%) HTML
6 4 (3.45%) SOAP
6 4 (3.45%) WPF
7 3 (2.59%) .NET Core
7 3 (2.59%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 2 (1.72%) Angular 2
8 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET Core
8 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (1.72%) Blazor
8 2 (1.72%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.97%) IoT
2 18 (15.52%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (8.62%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (4.31%) Algorithms
4 5 (4.31%) Infotainment
4 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.31%) Smart Home
4 5 (4.31%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.45%) ARM Cortex
5 4 (3.45%) Device Driver
6 3 (2.59%) Analogue Electronics
6 3 (2.59%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.59%) Mobile Games
6 3 (2.59%) Onboarding
7 2 (1.72%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (1.72%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.86%) CMDB
8 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.86%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 32 (27.59%) Linux
2 14 (12.07%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (9.48%) Windows
4 10 (8.62%) Unix
5 5 (4.31%) FreeRTOS
6 2 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (60.34%) Software Engineering
2 39 (33.62%) Agile
3 28 (24.14%) Embedded Software Development
4 26 (22.41%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (14.66%) Test Automation
6 14 (12.07%) Open Source
7 13 (11.21%) Software Testing
8 9 (7.76%) Validation
9 8 (6.90%) DevOps
9 8 (6.90%) Roadmaps
9 8 (6.90%) Scrum
9 8 (6.90%) Software Architecture
10 7 (6.03%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (6.03%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.03%) OO
10 7 (6.03%) Project Management
11 6 (5.17%) Customer Requirements
11 6 (5.17%) Design for Manufacturing
11 6 (5.17%) Test Scripting
12 5 (4.31%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 56 (48.28%) C++
2 26 (22.41%) Embedded C
3 20 (17.24%) Python
4 16 (13.79%) C#
4 16 (13.79%) MATLAB
5 11 (9.48%) Embedded C++
6 10 (8.62%) Bash
7 9 (7.76%) Java
8 8 (6.90%) SQL
9 7 (6.03%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.45%) COBOL
10 4 (3.45%) Micro Focus COBOL
10 4 (3.45%) PHP
10 4 (3.45%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.45%) R
11 3 (2.59%) JavaScript
12 2 (1.72%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.72%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.72%) VB
12 2 (1.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 30 (25.86%) Degree
2 2 (1.72%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (1.72%) Master's Degree
2 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.86%) CCNA
3 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.79%) MISRA
2 13 (11.21%) ISO 26262
3 12 (10.34%) AUTOSAR
4 7 (6.03%) Automotive SPICE
5 6 (5.17%) MISRA C
6 5 (4.31%) QA
System Software
1 33 (28.45%) Firmware
2 16 (13.79%) Embedded Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Functional Safety
1 1 (0.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (7.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.45%) EMC
2 4 (3.45%) Micro Focus
2 4 (3.45%) SAP
3 2 (1.72%) Apple
3 2 (1.72%) MuleSoft
3 2 (1.72%) OpenText
3 2 (1.72%) Pega
3 2 (1.72%) Sitecore
3 2 (1.72%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.86%) Cisco
4 1 (0.86%) Google
4 1 (0.86%) Infoblox
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle