Period
to 24 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 126 96 183
Rank change year-on-year -30 +87 -34
Permanent jobs citing C 147 64 123
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.27% 2.45% 1.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.58% 4.14% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 97 45 92
10th Percentile £42,000 £32,250 £18,188
25th Percentile £50,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +22.22% +1.12%
75th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £57,500
90th Percentile " £77,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,510 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.75% +13.02% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,210 1,546 3,654
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 49.51% 59.26% 49.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2,583 1,396 2,924
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,500 £37,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,000 £44,875
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +2.51% +5.59%
75th Percentile £64,000 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Yorkshire

C
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for C in Yorkshire

C
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing C in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 September 2021.

Salary histogram for C in Yorkshire

C
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
South Yorkshire -17 67 £55,000 - 21
West Yorkshire -82 37 £49,500 -10.00% 35
North Yorkshire -8 7 £45,000 - 14
C
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for C.

1 109 (74.15%) C++
2 94 (63.95%) Wi-Fi
2 94 (63.95%) Wireless
3 76 (51.70%) Python
4 61 (41.50%) Firmware
5 60 (40.82%) TCP/IP
6 59 (40.14%) Ethernet
6 59 (40.14%) Broadband
6 59 (40.14%) Computer Science
6 59 (40.14%) MQTT
7 39 (26.53%) Linux
8 38 (25.85%) Test Automation
9 35 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (23.81%) Software Testing
9 35 (23.81%) Validation
10 34 (23.13%) DVB
10 34 (23.13%) Software Engineering
10 34 (23.13%) PhD
10 34 (23.13%) MATLAB
10 34 (23.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 34 (23.13%) Wireshark
10 34 (23.13%) MIMO
10 34 (23.13%) Signal Processing
10 34 (23.13%) Algorithms
11 32 (21.77%) 802.1X
11 32 (21.77%) Performance Measurement
11 32 (21.77%) Kibana
11 32 (21.77%) Graylog
11 32 (21.77%) Integration Testing
11 32 (21.77%) XMPP

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 7 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.08%) Confluence
3 2 (1.36%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.68%) EngageOne
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.44%) Azure
2 5 (3.40%) Slack
3 4 (2.72%) AWS
4 2 (1.36%) BlazeMeter
4 2 (1.36%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (1.36%) SaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.68%) GCP
5 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.68%) Google Workspace
5 1 (0.68%) IaaS
5 1 (0.68%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.68%) PaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Route 53
5 1 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 94 (63.95%) Wi-Fi
1 94 (63.95%) Wireless
2 60 (40.82%) TCP/IP
3 59 (40.14%) Broadband
3 59 (40.14%) Ethernet
3 59 (40.14%) MQTT
4 34 (23.13%) DVB
4 34 (23.13%) MIMO
4 34 (23.13%) Wireshark
5 32 (21.77%) 802.11
5 32 (21.77%) HTTP
5 32 (21.77%) HTTPS
5 32 (21.77%) STUN
6 27 (18.37%) Bluetooth
7 2 (1.36%) BIG-IP
7 2 (1.36%) DNS
7 2 (1.36%) Firewall
7 2 (1.36%) PuTTY
7 2 (1.36%) Telnet
7 2 (1.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.36%) DB2
2 2 (1.36%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.36%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.68%) Adabas
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (6.12%) JIRA
2 8 (5.44%) GitLab
3 5 (3.40%) Cypress.io
3 5 (3.40%) Gatling
3 5 (3.40%) JMeter
3 5 (3.40%) NeoLoad
3 5 (3.40%) Selenium
3 5 (3.40%) WebLOAD
4 3 (2.04%) CircleCI
4 3 (2.04%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.04%) Katalon Studio
4 3 (2.04%) TestCafe
5 2 (1.36%) Fiddler
5 2 (1.36%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.36%) LINQPad
5 2 (1.36%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.36%) Postman
5 2 (1.36%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.36%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 32 (21.77%) Telecoms
2 24 (16.33%) Social Skills
3 7 (4.76%) Retail
4 6 (4.08%) Legal
5 5 (3.40%) Finance
5 5 (3.40%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.04%) Documentation Skills
7 3 (2.04%) Organisational Skills
7 3 (2.04%) Presentation Skills
8 2 (1.36%) Banking
8 2 (1.36%) Games
8 2 (1.36%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 2 (1.36%) Marketing
8 2 (1.36%) Public Sector
8 2 (1.36%) Retail Finance
9 1 (0.68%) Electronics
9 1 (0.68%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 61 (41.50%) Wireless Engineer
2 34 (23.13%) Algorithm Engineer
2 34 (23.13%) DSP Algorithm Engineer
2 34 (23.13%) DSP Engineer
2 34 (23.13%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
2 34 (23.13%) Senior DSP Engineer
3 32 (21.77%) Automation Engineer
4 31 (21.09%) Embedded Engineer
4 31 (21.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 31 (21.09%) Software Engineer
5 30 (20.41%) Systems Engineer
6 27 (18.37%) C Software Engineer
6 27 (18.37%) C++ Software Engineer
6 27 (18.37%) Embedded C Engineer
6 27 (18.37%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 27 (18.37%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 27 (18.37%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 27 (18.37%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 27 (18.37%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 27 (18.37%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (21.77%) 802.1X
1 32 (21.77%) XMPP
2 27 (18.37%) CSS
2 27 (18.37%) HTML
3 3 (2.04%) JSON
3 3 (2.04%) REST
3 3 (2.04%) Web Services
4 2 (1.36%) .NET
4 2 (1.36%) Node.js
4 2 (1.36%) SOAP
4 2 (1.36%) XML
5 1 (0.68%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.68%) OAuth
5 1 (0.68%) OAuth2
5 1 (0.68%) OpenID
5 1 (0.68%) SAML
5 1 (0.68%) WCF
5 1 (0.68%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 34 (23.13%) Algorithms
1 34 (23.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 27 (18.37%) Device Driver
2 27 (18.37%) Embedded Systems
3 15 (10.20%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (3.40%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.72%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.72%) Renewable Energy
6 3 (2.04%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.36%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.36%) NHS
7 2 (1.36%) PMI
8 1 (0.68%) Blog
8 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (26.53%) Linux
2 4 (2.72%) Windows
3 3 (2.04%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (2.04%) Unix
4 2 (1.36%) Android
4 2 (1.36%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (40.14%) Computer Science
2 38 (25.85%) Test Automation
3 35 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (23.81%) Software Testing
3 35 (23.81%) Validation
4 34 (23.13%) Signal Processing
4 34 (23.13%) Software Engineering
5 32 (21.77%) Integration Testing
5 32 (21.77%) Performance Measurement
6 28 (19.05%) Requirements Gathering
7 27 (18.37%) Device Driver Development
8 23 (15.65%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (14.97%) Time Management
10 20 (13.61%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (11.56%) Mathematics
12 14 (9.52%) Information Security
12 14 (9.52%) Service Delivery
13 13 (8.84%) Line Management
14 6 (4.08%) Change Management
14 6 (4.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 109 (74.15%) C++
2 76 (51.70%) Python
3 34 (23.13%) MATLAB
4 12 (8.16%) Java
5 10 (6.80%) C#
6 9 (6.12%) SQL
7 4 (2.72%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.72%) PHP
7 4 (2.72%) Ruby
8 3 (2.04%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.04%) Scala
9 2 (1.36%) Embedded C
9 2 (1.36%) R
9 2 (1.36%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.36%) VB
9 2 (1.36%) XPath
10 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.68%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.68%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 34 (23.13%) PhD
2 6 (4.08%) Degree
3 3 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.36%) APMP
4 2 (1.36%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.36%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.68%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.72%) QA
2 2 (1.36%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.36%) PMO
3 1 (0.68%) GDPR
3 1 (0.68%) GLP
3 1 (0.68%) GMP
3 1 (0.68%) Good Clinical Practice
System Software
1 61 (41.50%) Firmware
2 8 (5.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 32 (21.77%) Graylog
1 32 (21.77%) Kibana
2 2 (1.36%) Ansible
2 2 (1.36%) Grafana
2 2 (1.36%) nmon
2 2 (1.36%) Terraform
3 1 (0.68%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (3.40%) DocuSign
1 5 (3.40%) HubSpot
2 3 (2.04%) Google
3 2 (1.36%) Citrix
3 2 (1.36%) F5
3 2 (1.36%) Oracle
3 2 (1.36%) Splunk
4 1 (0.68%) Apple
4 1 (0.68%) Atmel
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.68%) SonicWALL
4 1 (0.68%) Sophos