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C is a general-purpose, procedural computer programming language supporting structured programming, lexical variable scope, and recursion, with a static type system. By design, C provides constructs that map efficiently to typical machine instructions. It has found lasting use in applications previously coded in assembly language. Such applications include operating systems and various application software for computer architectures that range from supercomputers to PLCs and embedded systems. Read more at Wikipedia external site

Occupations linked to this hot technology skill are listed below based on the percentage of their job postings that include the skill.

The skill is considered In Demand for the occupation if it is mentioned in 5% or more of the occupation’s employer job postings.

66 occupations shown
PercentageJob ZoneCodeOccupation
417-2199.05Mechatronics Engineers
415-1299.08Computer Systems Engineers/Architects Bright Outlook
417-2199.07Photonics Engineers
417-2071.00Electrical Engineers
415-1299.06Digital Forensics Analysts Bright Outlook
415-2051.00Data Scientists Bright Outlook
417-2112.02Validation Engineers Bright Outlook
415-1253.00Software Quality Assurance Analysts and Testers Bright Outlook
415-1251.00Computer Programmers
415-1212.00Information Security Analysts Bright Outlook
519-2012.00Physicists Bright Outlook
415-1299.05Information Security Engineers Bright Outlook
441-9031.00Sales Engineers Bright Outlook
525-1021.00Computer Science Teachers, Postsecondary Bright Outlook
427-1021.00Commercial and Industrial Designers
417-2141.00Mechanical Engineers Bright Outlook
317-3012.00Electrical and Electronics Drafters
415-1241.00Computer Network Architects
515-2031.00Operations Research Analysts Bright Outlook
315-1254.00Web Developers Bright Outlook
315-1211.00Computer Systems Analysts Bright Outlook
415-1242.00Database Administrators Bright Outlook
Under 1%415-1255.01Video Game Designers Bright Outlook
Under 1%415-1244.00Network and Computer Systems Administrators
Under 1%415-1243.00Database Architects Bright Outlook
Under 1%411-3021.00Computer and Information Systems Managers Bright Outlook
Under 1%415-2051.01Business Intelligence Analysts Bright Outlook
Under 1%415-1299.02Geographic Information Systems Technologists and Technicians Bright Outlook
Under 1%511-9041.00Architectural and Engineering Managers
Under 1%415-1299.09Information Technology Project Managers Bright Outlook
Under 1%415-1243.01Data Warehousing Specialists Bright Outlook
Under 1%417-2112.03Manufacturing Engineers Bright Outlook
Under 1%417-2041.00Chemical Engineers Bright Outlook
Under 1%315-1232.00Computer User Support Specialists Bright Outlook
Under 1%413-1111.00Management Analysts Bright Outlook
Under 1%417-2051.00Civil Engineers Bright Outlook
Under 1%317-3023.00Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologists and Technicians
Under 1%419-2031.00Chemists Bright Outlook
Under 1%411-2021.00Marketing Managers Bright Outlook
Under 1%319-4099.01Quality Control Analysts
Under 1%317-3026.00Industrial Engineering Technologists and Technicians
Not available317-3011.00Architectural and Civil Drafters
Not available417-2141.02Automotive Engineers Bright Outlook
Not available417-2031.00Bioengineers and Biomedical Engineers Bright Outlook
Not available415-2099.01Bioinformatics Technicians Bright Outlook
Not available519-3011.01Environmental Economists Bright Outlook
Not available417-2141.01Fuel Cell Engineers Bright Outlook
Not available427-2012.05Media Technical Directors/Managers Bright Outlook
Not available525-1054.00Physics Teachers, Postsecondary
Not available525-1065.00Political Science Teachers, Postsecondary
Not available419-2099.01Remote Sensing Scientists and Technologists
Not available317-3024.01Robotics Technicians
Not available427-1014.00Special Effects Artists and Animators Bright Outlook
Not available415-1255.00Web and Digital Interface Designers Bright Outlook

Source: Lightcast external site job postings data for the US nationwide between January 1, 2023 and December 31, 2023. “Percentage” represents the ratio of unique postings which mention the skill to all unique postings linked to the O*NET-SOC occupation.

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