Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 52 49
Rank change year-on-year -19 -3 +15
Permanent jobs citing C 74 108 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.67% 5.13% 6.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.09% 8.37% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 70 99 140
West Sussex median annual salary £52,500 £46,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.51% +8.82% -
10th Percentile £37,000 £34,350 £33,675
90th Percentile £55,000 £63,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,215 1,290 1,511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 60.24% 61.25% 65.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,102 1,152 1,428
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,275 £30,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £61,475
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for C in West Sussex

C
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for C in West Sussex

C
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in West Sussex over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for C in West Sussex

C
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 25 May 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
Crawley -30 15 £46,750 +1.08% 6
Horsham -4 9 £45,000 +20.00%
Haywards Heath +23 6 £50,000 +28.21% 2
Littlehampton - 5 £55,000 -
Worthing -10 2 £47,500 -22.45% 6
Gatwick - 2 £42,500 - 1
East Grinstead +7 1 £19,000 -
Chichester - 1 - -
C
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for C.

1 53 (71.62%) C++
2 44 (59.46%) Software Engineering
3 38 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 33 (44.59%) Linux
6 32 (43.24%) Subversion
7 29 (39.19%) Embedded Linux
7 29 (39.19%) Embedded C++
8 25 (33.78%) TDD
9 17 (22.97%) JavaScript
9 17 (22.97%) SQL
10 13 (17.57%) PHP
11 11 (14.86%) Python
11 11 (14.86%) Bash Shell
12 10 (13.51%) Process Improvement
13 9 (12.16%) IT Strategy
13 9 (12.16%) CSS
13 9 (12.16%) HTML
13 9 (12.16%) Zend
14 8 (10.81%) Degree
14 8 (10.81%) Mathematics
14 8 (10.81%) C#
14 8 (10.81%) DevOps
15 7 (9.46%) .NET
15 7 (9.46%) Finance
16 6 (8.11%) Aerospace
16 6 (8.11%) Scrum
16 6 (8.11%) Configuration Management
16 6 (8.11%) Perl
16 6 (8.11%) OO

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.35%) FileNet
2 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) OrCAD
1 1 (1.35%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) SMS
2 1 (1.35%) DHCP
2 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.76%) MySQL
2 5 (6.76%) SQLite
3 1 (1.35%) Big Data
3 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.35%) DB2
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 32 (43.24%) Subversion
3 6 (8.11%) JIRA
4 3 (4.05%) JMeter
4 3 (4.05%) LoadRunner
4 3 (4.05%) WebLOAD
5 1 (1.35%) TestRail
General
1 7 (9.46%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.05%) Advertising
3 3 (4.05%) Electronics
3 3 (4.05%) Retail
4 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (36.49%) Embedded Engineer
2 25 (33.78%) Embedded C Engineer
2 25 (33.78%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 25 (33.78%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 19 (25.68%) Developer
4 17 (22.97%) Software Developer
5 10 (13.51%) PHP Developer
5 10 (13.51%) Software Engineer
6 9 (12.16%) PHP Zend Developer
7 6 (8.11%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Integration Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Integration Specialist
8 4 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) JavaScript Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Performance Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Performance Test Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) SQL Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Master Data Manager
10 2 (2.70%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) CSS
1 9 (12.16%) HTML
2 7 (9.46%) .NET
3 6 (8.11%) jQuery
3 6 (8.11%) Node.js
3 6 (8.11%) WPF
4 5 (6.76%) .NET Framework
4 5 (6.76%) OpenGL
4 5 (6.76%) Universal Windows Platform
4 5 (6.76%) Vulkan
4 5 (6.76%) WebGL
5 2 (2.70%) CSS3
6 1 (1.35%) WCF
6 1 (1.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.76%) Arduino
2 5 (6.76%) Raspberry Pi
3 3 (4.05%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.05%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.70%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.35%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 33 (44.59%) Linux
2 29 (39.19%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (5.41%) VxWorks
4 2 (2.70%) Unix
5 1 (1.35%) AIX
5 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (59.46%) Software Engineering
2 38 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (33.78%) TDD
4 10 (13.51%) Process Improvement
5 9 (12.16%) IT Strategy
6 8 (10.81%) DevOps
6 8 (10.81%) Mathematics
7 6 (8.11%) Configuration Management
7 6 (8.11%) OO
7 6 (8.11%) Scrum
8 5 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (6.76%) OOP
8 5 (6.76%) Use Case
9 4 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.05%) Microservices
10 3 (4.05%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (4.05%) Performance Testing
10 3 (4.05%) SOA
10 3 (4.05%) System Testing
10 3 (4.05%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 53 (71.62%) C++
2 29 (39.19%) Embedded C++
3 17 (22.97%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.97%) SQL
4 13 (17.57%) PHP
5 11 (14.86%) Bash Shell
5 11 (14.86%) Python
6 8 (10.81%) C#
7 6 (8.11%) Perl
8 5 (6.76%) Embedded C
8 5 (6.76%) Java
9 1 (1.35%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.70%) PMP
4 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) MISRA
1 2 (2.70%) MISRA C
1 2 (2.70%) PMBOK
1 2 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Firmware
2 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (12.16%) Zend
2 3 (4.05%) AppDynamics
2 3 (4.05%) Dynatrace
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.70%) hybris
4 1 (1.35%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.35%) EMC
4 1 (1.35%) IBM
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle
4 1 (1.35%) Vignette