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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C Developer
Rank 109 118 121
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a C Developer 1 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.070% 0.52% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.55% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 4
Average salary £27,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +13.33%
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
1376 1813 1731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.69% 95.02% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1162 1528 1540
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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
2 14 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 13 (81.25%) C++
4 11 (68.75%) Degree
5 10 (62.50%) Computer Science
5 10 (62.50%) Python
5 10 (62.50%) Electronics
6 8 (50.00%) MATLAB
7 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
8 4 (25.00%) Embedded C++
9 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
9 3 (18.75%) Linux
9 3 (18.75%) Java
10 2 (12.50%) PhD
10 2 (12.50%) Firmware
10 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (12.50%) TDD
10 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
10 2 (12.50%) Physics
10 2 (12.50%) SaaS
10 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
10 2 (12.50%) User Stories
11 1 (6.25%) C-shell
11 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
11 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
11 1 (6.25%) Wireless
11 1 (6.25%) OOP
11 1 (6.25%) OO
11 1 (6.25%) .NET

C Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Wireless
General
1 10 (62.50%) Electronics
2 3 (18.75%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 2 (12.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) TDD
2 2 (12.50%) Software Architecture
2 2 (12.50%) User Stories
3 1 (6.25%) OOP
3 1 (6.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C
2 13 (81.25%) C++
3 10 (62.50%) Python
4 8 (50.00%) MATLAB
5 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
6 4 (25.00%) Embedded C++
7 3 (18.75%) Java
8 1 (6.25%) C-shell
8 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) PhD
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Firmware