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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C Developer
Rank 122 112 89
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a C Developer 5 5 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% 0.32% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.34% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 29
Average salary £37,500 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
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
1747 1478 1839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.18% 93.25% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1363 1291 1609
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 16 (100.00%) C
1 16 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 13 (81.25%) Manufacturing
3 12 (75.00%) C++
4 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
5 10 (62.50%) Degree
6 7 (43.75%) Linux
7 6 (37.50%) Device Driver
8 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (25.00%) Flash
9 4 (25.00%) MPEG
9 4 (25.00%) HTTP
9 4 (25.00%) Streaming Video
9 4 (25.00%) Scrum
9 4 (25.00%) IGMP
9 4 (25.00%) RTSP
9 4 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
9 4 (25.00%) JTAG
10 3 (18.75%) Python
10 3 (18.75%) Embedded C++
10 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
11 2 (12.50%) Java
11 2 (12.50%) Perl
11 2 (12.50%) MySQL
11 2 (12.50%) GSM
11 2 (12.50%) UMTS
11 2 (12.50%) SNMP
11 2 (12.50%) Middleware
11 2 (12.50%) 3G

C Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 4 (25.00%) HTTP
1 4 (25.00%) IGMP
1 4 (25.00%) RTSP
2 2 (12.50%) GSM
2 2 (12.50%) UMTS
2 2 (12.50%) SNMP
2 2 (12.50%) 3G
2 2 (12.50%) 2G
2 2 (12.50%) LTE
2 2 (12.50%) 4G
3 1 (6.25%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) CppUnit
1 2 (12.50%) Valgrind
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (81.25%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Flash
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Device Driver
2 4 (25.00%) Streaming Video
2 4 (25.00%) MPEG
3 2 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C
1 16 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 12 (75.00%) C++
3 3 (18.75%) Embedded C++
3 3 (18.75%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
1 2 (12.50%) Coverity