The table below looks at the statistics for the C Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C Developer
Rank 104 100 105
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a C Developer 12 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.79% 0.99% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.02% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 7
Average salary £61,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £27,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £53,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £36,375 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+16.83% -19.16%
C Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1466 1563 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.96% 96.96% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1237 1178
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

C Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C Developer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

C Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C Developer across the Cambridge region.

C Developer Salary Trend in Cambridge

C Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

C Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited C Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C Developer in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) C
2 27 (90.00%) Linux
2 27 (90.00%) Software Engineering
3 20 (66.67%) C++
4 19 (63.33%) Embedded C
5 16 (53.33%) Computer Science
6 12 (40.00%) Embedded C++
7 7 (23.33%) Electronics
8 6 (20.00%) Android
8 6 (20.00%) Open Source
8 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
8 6 (20.00%) Windows
9 5 (16.67%) Physics
9 5 (16.67%) Degree
9 5 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
9 5 (16.67%) Multithreading
9 5 (16.67%) Automotive
9 5 (16.67%) QNX
9 5 (16.67%) PhD
9 5 (16.67%) Ethernet
9 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 5 (16.67%) Windows CE
10 4 (13.33%) Finance
10 4 (13.33%) Hedge funds
10 4 (13.33%) Device Driver
11 3 (10.00%) Low Latency
12 2 (6.67%) Image Processing
12 2 (6.67%) C#
12 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
12 2 (6.67%) Algorithms

C Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited C Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (23.33%) Electronics
2 5 (16.67%) Automotive
3 4 (13.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) OpenGL
1 1 (3.33%) Qt
1 1 (3.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (16.67%) Physics
4 4 (13.33%) Device Driver
4 4 (13.33%) Hedge funds
5 2 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
6 1 (3.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Android
2 6 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Windows CE
4 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (20.00%) Open Source
3 5 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 3 (10.00%) Low Latency
5 2 (6.67%) Image Processing
6 1 (3.33%) Analytics
6 1 (3.33%) Android Development
6 1 (3.33%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) iOS Development
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.33%) OO
6 1 (3.33%) Scrum
6 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C
2 20 (66.67%) C++
3 19 (63.33%) Embedded C
4 12 (40.00%) Embedded C++
5 2 (6.67%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
1 5 (16.67%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) QNX
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