C Jobs with Work from Home Options

C
UK > Work from Home

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 161 231 275
Rank change year-on-year +70 +44 -20
Permanent jobs citing C 620 699 757
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.11% 1.49% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.75% 3.01% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 470 371 400
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £50,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £62,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.00% +13.64% -8.33%
75th Percentile £68,750 £77,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% -

All Programming Languages
Work from Home

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 13,060 23,259 33,977
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 44.44% 49.74% 57.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10,873 17,209 23,040
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £50,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £78,750 £85,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

C
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

C trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing C.

C salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

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Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing C over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

C salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

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Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options 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 6 (0.97%) Confluence
1 6 (0.97%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.81%) CMS
3 4 (0.65%) Apache Spark
3 4 (0.65%) Umbraco
4 3 (0.48%) Headless CMS
4 3 (0.48%) IIS
4 3 (0.48%) Kentico
4 3 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.32%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (0.32%) nginx
5 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.16%) Apache
6 1 (0.16%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.16%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.16%) Luigi
Applications
1 26 (4.19%) Simulink
2 4 (0.65%) Stateflow
3 2 (0.32%) CANalyzer
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.16%) LibreOffice
4 1 (0.16%) OrCAD
4 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.65%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 4 (0.65%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.16%) MIS ActiveH
Cloud Services
1 42 (6.77%) AWS
2 29 (4.68%) GitHub
3 28 (4.52%) SaaS
4 25 (4.03%) Azure
5 8 (1.29%) GitHub Actions
6 7 (1.13%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (1.13%) GCP
6 7 (1.13%) Serverless
7 6 (0.97%) AWS IoT
7 6 (0.97%) Azure DevOps
7 6 (0.97%) BlazeMeter
8 3 (0.48%) Kontent
9 2 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.32%) AWS CodeCommit
9 2 (0.32%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.16%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 81 (13.06%) Wireless
2 51 (8.23%) TCP/IP
3 46 (7.42%) RS-232
4 38 (6.13%) Ethernet
5 28 (4.52%) Wi-Fi
6 19 (3.06%) RS-485
7 17 (2.74%) Bluetooth
8 13 (2.10%) Internet
8 13 (2.10%) ZigBee
9 8 (1.29%) Modbus
10 7 (1.13%) MQTT
10 7 (1.13%) RS-422
11 6 (0.97%) 5G
11 6 (0.97%) LoRaWAN
11 6 (0.97%) LTE
12 5 (0.81%) VoIP
13 4 (0.65%) 3GPP
13 4 (0.65%) Profibus
14 3 (0.48%) HTTP
14 3 (0.48%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (2.58%) SQL Server
3 13 (2.10%) MongoDB
3 13 (2.10%) Relational Database
4 10 (1.61%) Big Data
4 10 (1.61%) RDBMS
5 8 (1.29%) MySQL
5 8 (1.29%) Oracle Database
6 6 (0.97%) Data Mining
6 6 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (0.81%) SQLite
8 4 (0.65%) DB2
8 4 (0.65%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.48%) Data Lake
9 3 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.32%) Redis
10 2 (0.32%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (7.58%) Jenkins
2 46 (7.42%) Git
3 35 (5.65%) JIRA
4 29 (4.68%) GitLab
5 18 (2.90%) Subversion
5 18 (2.90%) Visual Studio
6 9 (1.45%) Rational Rhapsody
7 8 (1.29%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.13%) eggPlant
9 6 (0.97%) ClearCase
9 6 (0.97%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.97%) JMeter
9 6 (0.97%) LabVIEW
9 6 (0.97%) LoadRunner
9 6 (0.97%) Postman
9 6 (0.97%) REST Assured
9 6 (0.97%) SoapUI
9 6 (0.97%) The Grinder
10 5 (0.81%) Clang
10 5 (0.81%) DTrace
General
1 159 (25.65%) Social Skills
2 112 (18.06%) Electronics
3 72 (11.61%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 65 (10.48%) Automotive
5 64 (10.32%) Manufacturing
6 58 (9.35%) Finance
7 42 (6.77%) Marketing
8 27 (4.35%) Telecoms
9 25 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
9 25 (4.03%) Games
10 19 (3.06%) Law
10 19 (3.06%) Public Sector
11 18 (2.90%) Aerospace
12 14 (2.26%) Presentation Skills
13 12 (1.94%) Military
14 7 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
14 7 (1.13%) Retail
15 6 (0.97%) Tech for Good
16 5 (0.81%) Legal
17 4 (0.65%) French Language
Job Titles
1 307 (49.52%) Software Engineer
2 194 (31.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 129 (20.81%) Senior
4 123 (19.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 77 (12.42%) Developer
6 67 (10.81%) Senior Software Engineer
7 53 (8.55%) Senior Embedded Engineer
8 48 (7.74%) C++ Software Engineer
9 47 (7.58%) Firmware Engineer
10 45 (7.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 41 (6.61%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
12 37 (5.97%) Lead
13 32 (5.16%) Junior
13 32 (5.16%) Software Developer
14 30 (4.84%) C++ Developer
15 27 (4.35%) Linux Engineer
16 25 (4.03%) Junior Embedded Engineer
17 24 (3.87%) Graduate
18 21 (3.39%) Software Manager
19 19 (3.06%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.00%) Yocto
2 26 (4.19%) .NET
3 23 (3.71%) Unreal Engine
4 21 (3.39%) OpenGL
4 21 (3.39%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 21 (3.39%) Vulkan
5 20 (3.23%) CSS
5 20 (3.23%) OpenGL ES
6 19 (3.06%) RESTful
7 18 (2.90%) React
7 18 (2.90%) WebAssembly
7 18 (2.90%) WebGPU
8 17 (2.74%) HTML
9 15 (2.42%) Kafka
9 15 (2.42%) LLVM
9 15 (2.42%) RabbitMQ
10 14 (2.26%) Django
11 12 (1.94%) Middleware
11 12 (1.94%) REST
12 10 (1.61%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 68 (10.97%) Embedded Systems
2 63 (10.16%) IoT
3 48 (7.74%) Algorithms
4 38 (6.13%) Device Driver
5 28 (4.52%) Client/Server
6 25 (4.03%) Raspberry Pi
7 23 (3.71%) Smartphone
8 22 (3.55%) Data Structures
8 22 (3.55%) Mali
9 20 (3.23%) FPGA
9 20 (3.23%) Satnav
10 19 (3.06%) SIMD
11 18 (2.90%) Handset
11 18 (2.90%) Ray Tracing
12 16 (2.58%) Blog
13 15 (2.42%) Distributed Systems
13 15 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
14 11 (1.77%) Mobile App
14 11 (1.77%) PKI
14 11 (1.77%) RISC-V
Operating Systems
1 256 (41.29%) Linux
2 65 (10.48%) Embedded Linux
3 43 (6.94%) Android
4 28 (4.52%) FreeRTOS
5 26 (4.19%) Windows
6 17 (2.74%) Apple iOS
6 17 (2.74%) Ubuntu
7 12 (1.94%) Debian
8 8 (1.29%) Unix
9 5 (0.81%) ThreadX
9 5 (0.81%) VxWorks
10 4 (0.65%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.16%) Fedora
11 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 438 (70.65%) Software Engineering
2 134 (21.61%) Agile
3 124 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 118 (19.03%) Problem-Solving
5 94 (15.16%) Mathematics
6 84 (13.55%) DevOps
7 71 (11.45%) Mentoring
8 58 (9.35%) Test Automation
9 55 (8.87%) Physics
10 54 (8.71%) Open Source
11 51 (8.23%) CI/CD
11 51 (8.23%) Software Testing
12 49 (7.90%) Continuous Integration
13 45 (7.26%) SDLC
14 42 (6.77%) Coaching
15 41 (6.61%) Scrum
16 36 (5.81%) Line Management
16 36 (5.81%) OO
17 35 (5.65%) Microservices
18 34 (5.48%) Code Quality
Programming Languages
1 213 (34.35%) C++
2 192 (30.97%) Python
3 130 (20.97%) Embedded C
4 106 (17.10%) Java
5 101 (16.29%) C#
6 52 (8.39%) SQL
7 50 (8.06%) Rust
8 46 (7.42%) Bash
9 34 (5.48%) JavaScript
10 29 (4.68%) Ada
11 22 (3.55%) MATLAB
12 16 (2.58%) PHP
12 16 (2.58%) R
13 13 (2.10%) Go
13 13 (2.10%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.45%) Assembly Language
15 6 (0.97%) Embedded C++
15 6 (0.97%) Fortran
16 5 (0.81%) Ruby
16 5 (0.81%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 203 (32.74%) Degree
2 110 (17.74%) Security Cleared
3 41 (6.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 38 (6.13%) SC Cleared
5 35 (5.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (2.26%) Master's Degree
7 8 (1.29%) HND
7 8 (1.29%) PhD
8 4 (0.65%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.48%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (0.32%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.16%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.16%) HNC
11 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.35%) QA
2 20 (3.23%) Software Quality Assurance
3 18 (2.90%) MISRA
4 8 (1.29%) Automotive SPICE
5 6 (0.97%) Def Stans
6 5 (0.81%) ISO 26262
6 5 (0.81%) NCSC
7 4 (0.65%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 4 (0.65%) ISO 13485
8 3 (0.48%) AUTOSAR
8 3 (0.48%) DO-178B
8 3 (0.48%) IEC 61508
9 2 (0.32%) HL7
9 2 (0.32%) MISRA C
10 1 (0.16%) Accessibility
10 1 (0.16%) IFRS
10 1 (0.16%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.16%) JTAG
10 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 149 (24.03%) Firmware
2 76 (12.26%) Embedded Firmware
3 46 (7.42%) Docker
4 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.16%) GPFS
4 1 (0.16%) Lustre
Systems Management
1 39 (6.29%) Kubernetes
2 18 (2.90%) Ansible
3 16 (2.58%) Progress Chef
4 7 (1.13%) Terraform
5 6 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.81%) Functional Safety
7 3 (0.48%) logstash
8 2 (0.32%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.16%) Grafana
9 1 (0.16%) Kibana
9 1 (0.16%) Oozie
9 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (3.39%) SAP
2 14 (2.26%) IBM
3 12 (1.94%) Microsoft
3 12 (1.94%) Oracle
4 6 (0.97%) Google
4 6 (0.97%) HP
4 6 (0.97%) Intel
5 5 (0.81%) Twitter
6 4 (0.65%) JD Edwards
6 4 (0.65%) Lauterbach
6 4 (0.65%) NVIDIA
6 4 (0.65%) QNX
6 4 (0.65%) Red Hat
7 3 (0.48%) Microsemi
7 3 (0.48%) Optimizely
7 3 (0.48%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.48%) Xilinx
8 2 (0.32%) Dynatrace
8 2 (0.32%) Siemens
8 2 (0.32%) Splunk