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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 16 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing C 147 117 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.20% 8.58% 10.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.73% 13.67% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 114 97 160
Median salary £40,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £57,650
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
829 856 1152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 68.80% 62.80% 62.64%
Number of salaries quoted 713 763 950
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 August 2016.

C Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 222 (75.77%) C++
2 171 (58.36%) Software Engineering
3 121 (41.30%) Python
4 119 (40.61%) Degree
5 113 (38.57%) Computer Science
6 108 (36.86%) Mathematics
7 107 (36.52%) Java
7 107 (36.52%) Linux
8 80 (27.30%) Algorithms
9 76 (25.94%) C#
10 62 (21.16%) Physics
11 53 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
12 52 (17.75%) PhD
13 39 (13.31%) Windows
13 39 (13.31%) SQL
13 39 (13.31%) .NET
14 38 (12.97%) Perl
14 38 (12.97%) Unix
15 36 (12.29%) TCP/IP
16 34 (11.60%) Firmware
17 31 (10.58%) Electronics
18 29 (9.90%) Telecoms
18 29 (9.90%) Computer Vision
19 26 (8.87%) SDLC
19 26 (8.87%) Scrum
19 26 (8.87%) Visual Studio
20 25 (8.53%) Oracle
20 25 (8.53%) HTML
20 25 (8.53%) Mentoring
21 23 (7.85%) ASP.NET

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 17 (5.80%) CMS
2 3 (1.02%) Apache
2 3 (1.02%) Confluence
2 3 (1.02%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Simulink
2 1 (0.34%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.34%) MicroStation
2 1 (0.34%) OrCAD
2 1 (0.34%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (0.34%) PTC Creo
2 1 (0.34%) Revit
2 1 (0.34%) Siemens NX
2 1 (0.34%) Solid Edge
2 1 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (0.34%) TargetLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.34%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 36 (12.29%) TCP/IP
2 22 (7.51%) Ethernet
2 22 (7.51%) HTTP
3 19 (6.48%) Wi-Fi
4 17 (5.80%) Wireless
5 9 (3.07%) SSL
6 8 (2.73%) Internet
7 7 (2.39%) DNS
8 4 (1.37%) X.509
8 4 (1.37%) ZigBee
9 3 (1.02%) Bluetooth
9 3 (1.02%) MQTT
9 3 (1.02%) WLAN
10 2 (0.68%) Intelligent Network
10 2 (0.68%) LDAP
11 1 (0.34%) FlexRay
11 1 (0.34%) GSM
11 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.34%) LTE
11 1 (0.34%) OFDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.07%) Relational Database
1 9 (3.07%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.05%) Big Data
3 2 (0.68%) DB2
3 2 (0.68%) MySQL
3 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.34%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (8.87%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.71%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.37%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.37%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.37%) JIRA
3 4 (1.37%) Selenium
4 3 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.02%) CMake
4 3 (1.02%) Gradle
4 3 (1.02%) Maven
5 2 (0.68%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.34%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.34%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.34%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.34%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.34%) Xcode
General
1 31 (10.58%) Electronics
2 29 (9.90%) Telecoms
3 18 (6.14%) Finance
4 10 (3.41%) Automotive
5 5 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.37%) Advertising
7 3 (1.02%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.02%) Games
8 1 (0.34%) Marketing
8 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 107 (36.52%) Software Engineer
2 85 (29.01%) Developer
3 49 (16.72%) Software Developer
4 44 (15.02%) Graduate
5 40 (13.65%) Embedded Engineer
6 35 (11.95%) C++ Software Engineer
7 33 (11.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 32 (10.92%) C Software Engineer
9 29 (9.90%) C++ Developer
10 28 (9.56%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 24 (8.19%) Graduate Developer
12 22 (7.51%) Firmware Engineer
13 21 (7.17%) Author
13 21 (7.17%) Embedded C Engineer
13 21 (7.17%) Senior Technical Author
13 21 (7.17%) Technical Author
14 20 (6.83%) Embedded C Software Engineer
15 19 (6.48%) C++ Software Developer
15 19 (6.48%) Linux Engineer
16 18 (6.14%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (13.31%) .NET
2 25 (8.53%) HTML
3 23 (7.85%) ASP.NET
3 23 (7.85%) XML
4 22 (7.51%) MFC
5 19 (6.48%) OpenGL
5 19 (6.48%) STL
6 14 (4.78%) CSS
7 11 (3.75%) CGI
8 9 (3.07%) JSON
9 8 (2.73%) Middleware
9 8 (2.73%) REST
10 7 (2.39%) Django
10 7 (2.39%) Servlets
11 6 (2.05%) SOAP
11 6 (2.05%) Web Services
12 5 (1.71%) Ajax
12 5 (1.71%) AngularJS
12 5 (1.71%) JDBC
12 5 (1.71%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 113 (38.57%) Computer Science
2 108 (36.86%) Mathematics
3 80 (27.30%) Algorithms
4 62 (21.16%) Physics
5 22 (7.51%) User Experience
6 20 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (6.83%) Digital Media
7 18 (6.14%) Augmented Reality
8 17 (5.80%) Embedded Systems
8 17 (5.80%) Vector Graphics
9 16 (5.46%) Cryptography
10 15 (5.12%) Device Driver
11 10 (3.41%) Data Structures
11 10 (3.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 7 (2.39%) CAN bus
12 7 (2.39%) Smartphone
13 6 (2.05%) Biology
13 6 (2.05%) Fintech
14 4 (1.37%) Artificial Intelligence
14 4 (1.37%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 107 (36.52%) Linux
2 39 (13.31%) Windows
3 38 (12.97%) Unix
4 9 (3.07%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (1.37%) AIX
5 4 (1.37%) Android
5 4 (1.37%) HPUX
5 4 (1.37%) Solaris
6 3 (1.02%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.68%) CentOS
7 2 (0.68%) Fedora
7 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.34%) Debian
8 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.34%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (58.36%) Software Engineering
2 53 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (9.90%) Computer Vision
4 26 (8.87%) Scrum
4 26 (8.87%) SDLC
5 25 (8.53%) Mentoring
6 23 (7.85%) Machine Learning
7 22 (7.51%) Coaching
8 20 (6.83%) Software Architecture
9 17 (5.80%) Content Management
9 17 (5.80%) Secure Coding
10 13 (4.44%) Open Source
11 12 (4.10%) Multithreading
11 12 (4.10%) TDD
12 11 (3.75%) DevOps
12 11 (3.75%) Low Latency
13 9 (3.07%) CAD
13 9 (3.07%) OO
13 9 (3.07%) Regression Testing
13 9 (3.07%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 222 (75.77%) C++
2 121 (41.30%) Python
3 107 (36.52%) Java
4 76 (25.94%) C#
5 39 (13.31%) SQL
6 38 (12.97%) Perl
7 20 (6.83%) Embedded C
8 13 (4.44%) JavaScript
9 9 (3.07%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.73%) Bash Shell
10 8 (2.73%) PHP
11 7 (2.39%) MATLAB
12 6 (2.05%) Embedded C++
12 6 (2.05%) Ruby
13 5 (1.71%) Assembly Language
14 4 (1.37%) R
15 2 (0.68%) Fortran
15 2 (0.68%) Tcl
16 1 (0.34%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 119 (40.61%) Degree
2 52 (17.75%) PhD
3 2 (0.68%) ISEB
3 2 (0.68%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (0.68%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.78%) QA
2 3 (1.02%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.68%) ISO26262
3 2 (0.68%) SLA
4 1 (0.34%) ISO13485
System Software
1 34 (11.60%) Firmware
2 4 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.02%) Corosync
3 3 (1.02%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.34%) Docker
4 1 (0.34%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (1.37%) Puppet
2 3 (1.02%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 25 (8.53%) Oracle
2 4 (1.37%) Atlassian
2 4 (1.37%) VMware
2 4 (1.37%) Wall Street Systems
3 3 (1.02%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.02%) Perforce
4 2 (0.68%) Panasonic
4 2 (0.68%) Red Hat
4 2 (0.68%) Samsung
5 1 (0.34%) Autodesk
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £70k DoE + stock options
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Shares, Pension + more!
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Awesome Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + fantastic package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £70K+ with top package + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 5 days ago
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 5 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + FANTASTIC!!
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock + Flexi + more
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent salary & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + fantastic package
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