Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 84 40 110
Rank change year-on-year -44 +70 -39
Permanent jobs citing C 24 127 49
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.07% 5.91% 1.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.27% 9.95% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 94 40
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £19,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £63,750 £64,625
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 734 1,276 1,443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 63.33% 59.38% 57.42%
Number of salaries quoted 599 1,069 1,325
Median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,200 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £75,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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 -1 16 - -
Crawley -18 5 £60,000 +4.35% 3
Chichester +1 1 - -
Littlehampton - 1 £60,000 -
C
South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 21 (87.50%) C++
1 21 (87.50%) Eclipse
1 21 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 20 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 20 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 20 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 20 (83.33%) Embedded C
2 20 (83.33%) Embedded C++
3 18 (75.00%) C#
3 18 (75.00%) .NET
4 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Scrum
6 4 (16.67%) Windows
6 4 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
7 2 (8.33%) Line Management
7 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.33%) Electronics
7 2 (8.33%) Degree
7 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
8 1 (4.17%) Release Management
8 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (4.17%) hybris
8 1 (4.17%) BDD
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
8 1 (4.17%) SAP HANA
8 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Hybris
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 21 (87.50%) Eclipse
2 20 (83.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) SonarQube
4 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Software Engineer
2 18 (75.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (66.67%) C Software Engineer
3 16 (66.67%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 16 (66.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (66.67%) Embedded C Engineer
3 16 (66.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 16 (66.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 16 (66.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (66.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 16 (66.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 16 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 16 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 14 (58.33%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 14 (58.33%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
4 14 (58.33%) Real Time Engineer
4 14 (58.33%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 20 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 20 (83.33%) Unit Testing
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.33%) Line Management
5 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.17%) BDD
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Community of Practice
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.17%) Release Management
6 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) TDD
6 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.17%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C++
2 20 (83.33%) Embedded C
2 20 (83.33%) Embedded C++
3 18 (75.00%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Axosoft
1 1 (4.17%) hybris
1 1 (4.17%) SAP