Period
to

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 22 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
22 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 47 90 53
Rank change year-on-year +43 -37 +35
Permanent jobs citing C 64 21 70
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.57% 1.73% 4.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.36% 2.99% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 56
10th Percentile £37,700 - £38,125
25th Percentile £42,500 £57,500 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% +9.09% +15.79%
75th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £62,250
90th Percentile - £80,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%

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 518 702 1,039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 45.04% 57.87% 67.47%
Number of salaries quoted 337 568 913
10th Percentile £37,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £39,000 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,600 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £70,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

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 22 May 2022.

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 22 May 2022. 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
Crawley +34 43 £45,000 -25.00% 4
Burgess Hill - 9 £38,000 -
Horsham +8 3 £50,000 - 2
Shoreham-by-Sea - 3 - - 1
Worthing - 2 £72,500 - 1
C
South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2022, 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 51 (79.69%) Degree
2 43 (67.19%) C++
3 42 (65.63%) Linux
3 42 (65.63%) Software Engineering
4 41 (64.06%) TCP/IP
5 40 (62.50%) HTTP
5 40 (62.50%) Software Testing
5 40 (62.50%) Project Planning
5 40 (62.50%) Unit Testing
5 40 (62.50%) Digital Signal Processing
5 40 (62.50%) Signal Processing
5 40 (62.50%) Functional Testing
5 40 (62.50%) Protocol Buffers
5 40 (62.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 21 (32.81%) Electronics
7 15 (23.44%) Social Skills
7 15 (23.44%) Agile
8 13 (20.31%) Legal
9 11 (17.19%) Management Information System
9 11 (17.19%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (12.50%) Finance
10 8 (12.50%) Requirements Gathering
10 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (10.94%) Analytical Thinking
11 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Excel
12 6 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (9.38%) TOGAF
12 6 (9.38%) Analytics
12 6 (9.38%) Data Protection
12 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture

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 3 (4.69%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.56%) PTC Creo
2 1 (1.56%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Power Platform
2 1 (1.56%) Azure
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (64.06%) TCP/IP
2 40 (62.50%) HTTP
3 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.56%) RS-232
3 1 (1.56%) RS-422
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) Power BI
2 2 (3.13%) Big Data
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.56%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.56%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.56%) MySQL
3 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.25%) Maven
3 3 (4.69%) JIRA
4 1 (1.56%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.56%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.56%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.56%) PyCharm
4 1 (1.56%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.56%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.56%) Subversion
4 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (62.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 21 (32.81%) Electronics
3 15 (23.44%) Social Skills
4 13 (20.31%) Legal
5 8 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (12.50%) Finance
6 6 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (6.25%) Influencing Skills
7 4 (6.25%) Law
7 4 (6.25%) Marketing
7 4 (6.25%) Spanish Language
8 3 (4.69%) Aviation
9 2 (3.13%) Digital Economy
9 2 (3.13%) Games
9 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
9 2 (3.13%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (3.13%) Public Sector
10 1 (1.56%) Military
10 1 (1.56%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 42 (65.63%) Software Engineer
2 40 (62.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 40 (62.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 20 (31.25%) Junior
3 20 (31.25%) Junior Embedded Engineer
3 20 (31.25%) Junior Software Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Architect
4 6 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (4.69%) Commercial Architect
5 3 (4.69%) Salesforce Architect
5 3 (4.69%) Salesforce Solution Architect
6 2 (3.13%) Digital Product Manager
6 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Support Technician
6 2 (3.13%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (3.13%) IT Technician
6 2 (3.13%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (3.13%) Product Manager
6 2 (3.13%) Support Technician
6 2 (3.13%) Technology Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (62.50%) Protocol Buffers
2 3 (4.69%) Middleware
3 1 (1.56%) .NET
3 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.56%) CSS
3 1 (1.56%) EDI
3 1 (1.56%) HTML
3 1 (1.56%) Node.js
3 1 (1.56%) Node-RED
3 1 (1.56%) Tkinter
3 1 (1.56%) Universal Windows Platform
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.38%) Biotechnology
2 6 (9.38%) Virtual Team
3 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.13%) Renewable Energy
4 2 (3.13%) Social Media
5 1 (1.56%) BeagleBone
5 1 (1.56%) FPGA
5 1 (1.56%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 42 (65.63%) Linux
2 5 (7.81%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.56%) Android
4 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (65.63%) Software Engineering
2 40 (62.50%) Digital Signal Processing
2 40 (62.50%) Functional Testing
2 40 (62.50%) Project Planning
2 40 (62.50%) Signal Processing
2 40 (62.50%) Software Testing
2 40 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 15 (23.44%) Agile
4 11 (17.19%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (12.50%) Requirements Gathering
6 7 (10.94%) Analytical Thinking
7 6 (9.38%) Actionable Insight
7 6 (9.38%) Analytics
7 6 (9.38%) Data Protection
7 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (9.38%) TOGAF
7 6 (9.38%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (7.81%) Business Analysis
8 5 (7.81%) Data Analytics
8 5 (7.81%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (67.19%) C++
2 2 (3.13%) C#
2 2 (3.13%) Java
2 2 (3.13%) Python
3 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 51 (79.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) PgMP
2 2 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) COBIT
1 6 (9.38%) GDPR
2 3 (4.69%) HIPAA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) MuleSoft
2 4 (6.25%) SEEBURGER
3 3 (4.69%) Workday
4 2 (3.13%) BEA
4 2 (3.13%) Kronos
4 2 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.56%) Cadence
5 1 (1.56%) IBM
5 1 (1.56%) Keysight
5 1 (1.56%) PTC
5 1 (1.56%) Thales
5 1 (1.56%) VMware