Period
to 25 September 2021

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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 57 70 49
Rank change year-on-year +13 -21 +16
Permanent jobs citing C 51 20 121
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.10% 2.46% 5.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.79% 3.70% 9.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 61
10th Percentile " £40,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% +15.79% -5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £56,875 £60,000
90th Percentile " £58,750 £61,250
South East median annual salary £55,000 £54,475 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +8.95% -

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 655 541 1,270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 52.65% 66.54% 53.09%
Number of salaries quoted 451 429 1,104
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £43,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -13.64% +15.79% +5.56%
75th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -

C
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for C in West Sussex

C
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for C in West Sussex

C
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing C in West Sussex over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

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 September 2021. 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
Gatwick +13 23 - -
Crawley +25 21 £65,000 +23.81% 4
Horsham -7 4 - -
Chichester -13 2 - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 - -
C
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, 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 25 (49.02%) C++
2 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
3 16 (31.37%) Ethernet
4 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (27.45%) QA
6 12 (23.53%) Marketing
6 12 (23.53%) Scrum
6 12 (23.53%) Client/Server
7 11 (21.57%) ETL
7 11 (21.57%) Adobe
7 11 (21.57%) Data Security
7 11 (21.57%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (21.57%) Internet
7 11 (21.57%) Extranet
7 11 (21.57%) Analytics
7 11 (21.57%) Data Engineering
7 11 (21.57%) Marketing Automation
7 11 (21.57%) Data Lake
7 11 (21.57%) Single Customer View
7 11 (21.57%) Acoustics
8 10 (19.61%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (19.61%) OO
9 9 (17.65%) Windows
9 9 (17.65%) VHDL
9 9 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 9 (17.65%) Social Skills
10 8 (15.69%) Adobe Campaign
10 8 (15.69%) VMware
10 8 (15.69%) Finance
10 8 (15.69%) SQL

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 5 (9.80%) Confluence
2 3 (5.88%) IIS
Business Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Azure
2 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (31.37%) Ethernet
2 11 (21.57%) Extranet
2 11 (21.57%) Internet
3 3 (5.88%) DHCP
3 3 (5.88%) DMZ
3 3 (5.88%) DNS
4 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Bitbucket
1 5 (9.80%) IntelliJ
1 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
1 5 (9.80%) JIRA
1 5 (9.80%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (23.53%) Marketing
2 9 (17.65%) Social Skills
3 8 (15.69%) Finance
4 5 (9.80%) Aerospace
4 5 (9.80%) Automotive
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) Embedded Developer
2 15 (29.41%) Embedded Software Developer
2 15 (29.41%) Software Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Project Manager
3 11 (21.57%) Senior Manager
3 11 (21.57%) Senior Project Manager
3 11 (21.57%) Senior Technical Manager
3 11 (21.57%) Senior Technical Project Manager
3 11 (21.57%) Technical Manager
3 11 (21.57%) Technical Project Manager
4 8 (15.69%) C++ Developer
5 7 (13.73%) C Developer
5 7 (13.73%) C/C++ Developer
5 7 (13.73%) C/C++ Software Developer
5 7 (13.73%) C++ Software Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Embedded C Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Embedded C++ Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) .NET
2 6 (11.76%) REST
3 5 (9.80%) CSS
3 5 (9.80%) gRPC
3 5 (9.80%) HTML
4 1 (1.96%) J2EE
4 1 (1.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Client/Server
2 11 (21.57%) Acoustics
3 9 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 9 (17.65%) VHDL
4 6 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (9.80%) Management Information System
6 4 (7.84%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.96%) User Experience
7 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Solaris
2 3 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Software Engineering
2 15 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (23.53%) Scrum
4 11 (21.57%) Analytics
4 11 (21.57%) Data Engineering
4 11 (21.57%) Data Security
4 11 (21.57%) ETL
4 11 (21.57%) Marketing Automation
4 11 (21.57%) Single Customer View
5 10 (19.61%) OO
5 10 (19.61%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (13.73%) DevOps
6 7 (13.73%) Information Security
6 7 (13.73%) Mathematics
7 6 (11.76%) Line Management
7 6 (11.76%) Microservices
8 5 (9.80%) Lean Software Development
8 5 (9.80%) SysML
8 5 (9.80%) TDD
8 5 (9.80%) UML
Programming Languages
1 25 (49.02%) C++
2 8 (15.69%) Embedded C
2 8 (15.69%) SQL
3 7 (13.73%) C#
3 7 (13.73%) Embedded C++
4 6 (11.76%) Java
5 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.96%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) QA
2 5 (9.80%) SLA
3 1 (1.96%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Docker
2 4 (7.84%) Firmware
3 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.88%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 3 (5.88%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.96%) FlexNet
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Adobe
1 11 (21.57%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (15.69%) VMware
3 3 (5.88%) Citrix
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.88%) ServiceNow
3 3 (5.88%) Splunk
4 1 (1.96%) ANSYS
4 1 (1.96%) Bloomberg