Period
to 24 January 2022

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

C
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 140 111 154
Rank change year-on-year -29 +43 -15
Permanent jobs citing C 145 85 81
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.06% 2.25% 1.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.32% 4.13% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 73 51 53
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,000 £32,700
25th Percentile £50,000 £43,250 £40,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +22.73% +10.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
90th Percentile - - £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%

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 3,359 2,057 2,913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 47.66% 54.36% 47.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2,545 1,790 2,552
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% +4.65%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £64,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 January 2022.

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 January 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
South Yorkshire -18 52 £55,000 - 14
West Yorkshire -37 48 £57,500 +25.00% 29
North Yorkshire -8 13 £60,000 +26.32% 12
C
England

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

1 87 (60.00%) C++
2 52 (35.86%) Python
2 52 (35.86%) Wi-Fi
3 51 (35.17%) Wireless
4 44 (30.34%) Algorithms
5 42 (28.97%) TCP/IP
6 40 (27.59%) Linux
7 37 (25.52%) Firmware
8 35 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (23.45%) Problem-Solving
10 33 (22.76%) Validation
11 31 (21.38%) Test Automation
12 28 (19.31%) FPGA
13 27 (18.62%) MIMO
13 27 (18.62%) Signal Processing
13 27 (18.62%) DVB
13 27 (18.62%) MATLAB
13 27 (18.62%) PhD
14 24 (16.55%) Broadband
15 23 (15.86%) Computer Science
16 22 (15.17%) Embedded Linux
16 22 (15.17%) MQTT
16 22 (15.17%) Ethernet
17 21 (14.48%) Microsoft Excel
18 20 (13.79%) Java
18 20 (13.79%) VoIP
18 20 (13.79%) Microsoft
18 20 (13.79%) Software Engineering
19 19 (13.10%) Scrum
19 19 (13.10%) NEC

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 4 (2.76%) Confluence
1 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (14.48%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.34%) Azure
2 9 (6.21%) SaaS
3 5 (3.45%) AWS
4 4 (2.76%) Slack
5 2 (1.38%) BlazeMeter
5 2 (1.38%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 52 (35.86%) Wi-Fi
2 51 (35.17%) Wireless
3 42 (28.97%) TCP/IP
4 27 (18.62%) DVB
4 27 (18.62%) MIMO
5 24 (16.55%) Broadband
6 22 (15.17%) Ethernet
6 22 (15.17%) MQTT
7 20 (13.79%) VoIP
8 17 (11.72%) IPv4
8 17 (11.72%) IPv6
8 17 (11.72%) SNMP
9 15 (10.34%) Wireshark
10 14 (9.66%) STUN
11 13 (8.97%) 802.11
11 13 (8.97%) HTTP
11 13 (8.97%) HTTPS
12 9 (6.21%) Bluetooth
13 3 (2.07%) Network Security
13 3 (2.07%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.38%) DB2
2 2 (1.38%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.52%) GitLab
1 8 (5.52%) JIRA
2 6 (4.14%) JMeter
2 6 (4.14%) Selenium
3 5 (3.45%) Cypress.io
3 5 (3.45%) Gatling
3 5 (3.45%) NeoLoad
3 5 (3.45%) WebLOAD
4 3 (2.07%) CircleCI
4 3 (2.07%) GCC
4 3 (2.07%) GDB
4 3 (2.07%) GoogleTest
4 3 (2.07%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.07%) JUnit
4 3 (2.07%) Katalon Studio
4 3 (2.07%) Mockito
4 3 (2.07%) TestCafe
5 2 (1.38%) HP UFT
5 2 (1.38%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (13.10%) Public Sector
2 14 (9.66%) Social Skills
2 14 (9.66%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.14%) Finance
4 4 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.76%) Games
5 3 (2.07%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.07%) Documentation Skills
5 3 (2.07%) Electronics
6 2 (1.38%) Legal
6 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.38%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Influencing Skills
7 1 (0.69%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.69%) Presentation Skills
7 1 (0.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (27.59%) Wireless Engineer
2 32 (22.07%) Linux Engineer
3 29 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 27 (18.62%) Algorithm Engineer
4 27 (18.62%) DSP Algorithm Engineer
4 27 (18.62%) DSP Engineer
4 27 (18.62%) Senior Algorithm Engineer
4 27 (18.62%) Senior DSP Engineer
5 26 (17.93%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 19 (13.10%) Systems Engineer
7 16 (11.03%) Software Engineer
8 13 (8.97%) Automation Engineer
8 13 (8.97%) Validation Engineer
9 12 (8.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 9 (6.21%) C Software Engineer
10 9 (6.21%) C++ Software Engineer
10 9 (6.21%) Developer
10 9 (6.21%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 9 (6.21%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
10 9 (6.21%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (11.72%) Yocto
2 13 (8.97%) 802.1X
2 13 (8.97%) XMPP
3 9 (6.21%) CSS
3 9 (6.21%) HTML
4 3 (2.07%) .NET
4 3 (2.07%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.07%) JNI
4 3 (2.07%) Qt
4 3 (2.07%) STL
5 2 (1.38%) JSON
5 2 (1.38%) REST
5 2 (1.38%) SOAP
5 2 (1.38%) Web Services
5 2 (1.38%) XML
6 1 (0.69%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 44 (30.34%) Algorithms
2 28 (19.31%) FPGA
3 19 (13.10%) Client/Server
3 19 (13.10%) NHS
4 17 (11.72%) Data Structures
5 9 (6.21%) Device Driver
5 9 (6.21%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (4.14%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.76%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (2.07%) MPEG
8 3 (2.07%) PMI
8 3 (2.07%) Satnav
8 3 (2.07%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.38%) Digital TV
9 2 (1.38%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.69%) CAN bus
10 1 (0.69%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (27.59%) Linux
2 22 (15.17%) Embedded Linux
3 17 (11.72%) OpenWrt
3 17 (11.72%) Windows
4 5 (3.45%) Android
5 2 (1.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (23.45%) Problem-Solving
3 33 (22.76%) Validation
4 31 (21.38%) Test Automation
5 27 (18.62%) Signal Processing
6 23 (15.86%) Computer Science
7 20 (13.79%) Software Engineering
8 19 (13.10%) Data Entry
8 19 (13.10%) Scrum
8 19 (13.10%) Service Design
9 18 (12.41%) Embedded Software Development
10 17 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (11.72%) Mentoring
11 16 (11.03%) Software Testing
12 14 (9.66%) Coaching
13 13 (8.97%) DevOps
13 13 (8.97%) Integration Testing
13 13 (8.97%) Performance Measurement
14 11 (7.59%) Load Balancing
14 11 (7.59%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (60.00%) C++
2 52 (35.86%) Python
3 27 (18.62%) MATLAB
4 20 (13.79%) Java
5 17 (11.72%) C#
5 17 (11.72%) SQL
6 10 (6.90%) JavaScript
7 9 (6.21%) TypeScript
8 5 (3.45%) Ruby
9 3 (2.07%) PHP
9 3 (2.07%) Scala
10 2 (1.38%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.38%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.38%) VB
10 2 (1.38%) XPath
11 1 (0.69%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (18.62%) PhD
2 19 (13.10%) DBS Check
3 9 (6.21%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.21%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.76%) Degree
5 3 (2.07%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.38%) APMP
6 2 (1.38%) CCNP
6 2 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.69%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) QA
2 3 (2.07%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.38%) PMO
4 1 (0.69%) COSHH
4 1 (0.69%) GLP
4 1 (0.69%) GMP
4 1 (0.69%) Good Clinical Practice
4 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (25.52%) Firmware
2 4 (2.76%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (8.97%) Graylog
1 13 (8.97%) Kibana
2 11 (7.59%) Ansible
3 9 (6.21%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.21%) Puppet
3 9 (6.21%) Terraform
4 2 (1.38%) Grafana
4 2 (1.38%) nmon
Vendors
1 20 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.10%) NEC
2 19 (13.10%) Northgate
3 4 (2.76%) DocuSign
3 4 (2.76%) F5
3 4 (2.76%) HubSpot
4 3 (2.07%) Google
4 3 (2.07%) Oracle
5 2 (1.38%) Aruba
5 2 (1.38%) Cisco
5 2 (1.38%) Citrix
5 2 (1.38%) Fortinet
5 2 (1.38%) Splunk
6 1 (0.69%) Agilent
6 1 (0.69%) Intel
6 1 (0.69%) Sonus