The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 20 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing C 133 136 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.37% 9.71% 9.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.44% 15.37% 14.68%
Number of salaries quoted 109 107 144
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £65,000 £51,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
C
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
809 885 1124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 69.15% 63.21% 63.47%
Number of salaries quoted 705 774 961
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

C
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

C Salary Trend in Cambridge

C
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

C Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for C.

1 190 (73.36%) C++
2 146 (56.37%) Software Engineering
3 109 (42.08%) Degree
4 100 (38.61%) Python
5 98 (37.84%) Computer Science
6 96 (37.07%) Java
7 94 (36.29%) Mathematics
8 92 (35.52%) Linux
9 66 (25.48%) Algorithms
10 60 (23.17%) C#
11 58 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
12 52 (20.08%) Physics
13 39 (15.06%) PhD
14 36 (13.90%) SQL
15 35 (13.51%) Unix
16 33 (12.74%) Perl
16 33 (12.74%) Electronics
17 31 (11.97%) Windows
17 31 (11.97%) .NET
18 29 (11.20%) TCP/IP
19 28 (10.81%) Oracle
20 27 (10.42%) Scrum
21 26 (10.04%) SDLC
22 25 (9.65%) Mentoring
22 25 (9.65%) Visual Studio
23 24 (9.27%) Telecoms
23 24 (9.27%) Secure Coding
24 23 (8.88%) Firmware
24 23 (8.88%) Cryptography
25 22 (8.49%) Content Management

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 22 (8.49%) CMS
2 3 (1.16%) Apache
2 3 (1.16%) Confluence
2 3 (1.16%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.16%) MS Project
2 2 (0.77%) Simulink
3 1 (0.39%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.39%) MicroStation
3 1 (0.39%) OrCAD
3 1 (0.39%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (0.39%) PTC Creo
3 1 (0.39%) Revit
3 1 (0.39%) Siemens NX
3 1 (0.39%) Solid Edge
3 1 (0.39%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.39%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.20%) TCP/IP
2 22 (8.49%) Ethernet
3 16 (6.18%) HTTP
4 10 (3.86%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (2.32%) DNS
5 6 (2.32%) Internet
5 6 (2.32%) Wireless
6 5 (1.93%) ZigBee
7 4 (1.54%) SSL
8 3 (1.16%) MQTT
8 3 (1.16%) Skype
8 3 (1.16%) X.509
9 2 (0.77%) LDAP
10 1 (0.39%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.39%) FlexRay
10 1 (0.39%) GSM
10 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.39%) Intelligent Network
10 1 (0.39%) LTE
10 1 (0.39%) OFDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.09%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.93%) Big Data
4 3 (1.16%) DB2
4 3 (1.16%) MySQL
5 2 (0.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (9.65%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.93%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.54%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.54%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.54%) JIRA
4 3 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.16%) CMake
4 3 (1.16%) Gradle
4 3 (1.16%) Maven
4 3 (1.16%) Selenium
5 2 (0.77%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.39%) AQtime
6 1 (0.39%) dotTrace
6 1 (0.39%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.39%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.39%) Xcode
General
1 33 (12.74%) Electronics
2 24 (9.27%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.63%) Finance
4 11 (4.25%) Automotive
5 5 (1.93%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.54%) Advertising
7 3 (1.16%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.16%) Games
8 1 (0.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 83 (32.05%) Software Engineer
2 81 (31.27%) Developer
3 39 (15.06%) Software Developer
4 34 (13.13%) Graduate
5 27 (10.42%) C Software Engineer
5 27 (10.42%) C++ Software Engineer
6 26 (10.04%) C++ Developer
7 24 (9.27%) Embedded Engineer
8 23 (8.88%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 22 (8.49%) Author
9 22 (8.49%) C Developer
9 22 (8.49%) Senior Technical Author
9 22 (8.49%) Technical Author
10 21 (8.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 21 (8.11%) Graduate Developer
11 17 (6.56%) Embedded C Engineer
11 17 (6.56%) Linux Developer
12 16 (6.18%) Embedded C Software Engineer
13 15 (5.79%) Computer Engineer
13 15 (5.79%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (11.97%) .NET
2 21 (8.11%) XML
3 20 (7.72%) HTML
4 19 (7.34%) ASP.NET
5 18 (6.95%) MFC
5 18 (6.95%) OpenGL
5 18 (6.95%) STL
6 12 (4.63%) CSS
7 10 (3.86%) CGI
8 8 (3.09%) JSON
8 8 (3.09%) Middleware
9 7 (2.70%) REST
10 6 (2.32%) Servlets
10 6 (2.32%) SOAP
10 6 (2.32%) Web Services
11 5 (1.93%) Django
11 5 (1.93%) JDBC
11 5 (1.93%) JSP
12 4 (1.54%) Ajax
12 4 (1.54%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 98 (37.84%) Computer Science
2 94 (36.29%) Mathematics
3 66 (25.48%) Algorithms
4 52 (20.08%) Physics
5 23 (8.88%) Cryptography
6 22 (8.49%) Vector Graphics
7 19 (7.34%) User Experience
8 18 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (6.95%) Digital Media
9 15 (5.79%) Device Driver
10 14 (5.41%) Augmented Reality
11 11 (4.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 10 (3.86%) Embedded Systems
13 8 (3.09%) CAN bus
13 8 (3.09%) Data Structures
14 5 (1.93%) Biology
15 4 (1.54%) 3D Graphics
15 4 (1.54%) Mobile App
15 4 (1.54%) Verilog
16 3 (1.16%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 92 (35.52%) Linux
2 35 (13.51%) Unix
3 31 (11.97%) Windows
4 5 (1.93%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (1.54%) AIX
5 4 (1.54%) Android
5 4 (1.54%) HPUX
5 4 (1.54%) Solaris
6 3 (1.16%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.39%) CentOS
8 1 (0.39%) Fedora
8 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (56.37%) Software Engineering
2 58 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (10.42%) Scrum
4 26 (10.04%) SDLC
5 25 (9.65%) Mentoring
6 24 (9.27%) Secure Coding
7 22 (8.49%) Coaching
7 22 (8.49%) Content Management
8 18 (6.95%) Software Architecture
9 13 (5.02%) Machine Learning
10 11 (4.25%) Low Latency
11 10 (3.86%) OO
12 9 (3.47%) Regression Testing
12 9 (3.47%) TDD
12 9 (3.47%) Unit Testing
13 8 (3.09%) Data Acquisition
13 8 (3.09%) DevOps
13 8 (3.09%) Video Processing
14 7 (2.70%) API Design
14 7 (2.70%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 190 (73.36%) C++
2 100 (38.61%) Python
3 96 (37.07%) Java
4 60 (23.17%) C#
5 36 (13.90%) SQL
6 33 (12.74%) Perl
7 20 (7.72%) Embedded C
8 11 (4.25%) JavaScript
9 9 (3.47%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.70%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.70%) PHP
11 6 (2.32%) Embedded C++
11 6 (2.32%) MATLAB
11 6 (2.32%) Ruby
12 5 (1.93%) Assembly Language
13 4 (1.54%) R
14 2 (0.77%) Fortran
14 2 (0.77%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.77%) Tcl
15 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 109 (42.08%) Degree
2 39 (15.06%) PhD
3 3 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.77%) ISEB
4 2 (0.77%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.77%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.02%) QA
2 2 (0.77%) ISO26262
3 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.39%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (8.88%) Firmware
2 4 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.16%) Corosync
3 3 (1.16%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 4 (1.54%) Puppet
2 3 (1.16%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 28 (10.81%) Oracle
2 5 (1.93%) Microsoft
3 4 (1.54%) Atlassian
3 4 (1.54%) VMware
3 4 (1.54%) Wall Street Systems
4 3 (1.16%) Perforce
5 2 (0.77%) Panasonic
5 2 (0.77%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.77%) Twitter
6 1 (0.39%) Autodesk
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