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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 17 42 16
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -26
Permanent jobs citing C 173 87 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.61% 5.68% 15.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.70% 9.51% 23.77%
Number of salaries quoted 138 65 213
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £80,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
878 915 1077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 74.16% 59.73% 66.56%
Number of salaries quoted 741 749 907
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 £27,950 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 23 February 2017.

C Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 231 (73.57%) C++
2 201 (64.01%) Python
3 143 (45.54%) Software Engineering
4 130 (41.40%) Degree
4 130 (41.40%) Computer Science
5 110 (35.03%) Mathematics
6 104 (33.12%) Linux
7 99 (31.53%) Java
8 79 (25.16%) Algorithms
9 78 (24.84%) C#
10 65 (20.70%) Physics
11 64 (20.38%) Wireless
12 63 (20.06%) Electronics
13 57 (18.15%) PhD
14 55 (17.52%) Embedded C
15 53 (16.88%) Mentoring
16 50 (15.92%) Windows
16 50 (15.92%) .NET
17 47 (14.97%) Machine Learning
18 42 (13.38%) Perl
19 40 (12.74%) Firmware
19 40 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
20 35 (11.15%) Wi-Fi
20 35 (11.15%) Bluetooth
21 30 (9.55%) Software Architecture
22 28 (8.92%) Telecoms
23 25 (7.96%) Assembly Language
23 25 (7.96%) MATLAB
23 25 (7.96%) Signal Processing
24 24 (7.64%) Embedded Systems

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 3 (0.96%) Confluence
2 2 (0.64%) SAS
3 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.32%) Luigi
3 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (3.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.91%) Simulink
3 3 (0.96%) OrCAD
4 1 (0.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.32%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 64 (20.38%) Wireless
2 35 (11.15%) Bluetooth
2 35 (11.15%) Wi-Fi
3 19 (6.05%) Ethernet
4 15 (4.78%) Internet
5 14 (4.46%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.55%) HTTP
7 6 (1.91%) DVB
7 6 (1.91%) LTE
7 6 (1.91%) ZigBee
8 4 (1.27%) SSL
9 2 (0.64%) 802.11
9 2 (0.64%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (0.64%) LDAP
9 2 (0.64%) SAN
9 2 (0.64%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (0.32%) 3G
10 1 (0.32%) 4G
10 1 (0.32%) 802.15
10 1 (0.32%) Intelligent Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.87%) Big Data
2 8 (2.55%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.96%) MySQL
4 2 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.32%) GIS
5 1 (0.32%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.32%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (2.55%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.23%) CppUnit
3 4 (1.27%) JIRA
4 3 (0.96%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.96%) HP UFT
4 3 (0.96%) Selenium
5 2 (0.64%) LabVIEW
5 2 (0.64%) TestComplete
6 1 (0.32%) Ant
6 1 (0.32%) Buildbot
6 1 (0.32%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.32%) JMeter
6 1 (0.32%) JUnit
6 1 (0.32%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.32%) NUnit
6 1 (0.32%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.32%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 63 (20.06%) Electronics
2 28 (8.92%) Telecoms
3 19 (6.05%) Finance
4 11 (3.50%) Aerospace
5 7 (2.23%) Automotive
6 5 (1.59%) Banking
7 4 (1.27%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.96%) Law
9 2 (0.64%) Games
10 1 (0.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 108 (34.39%) Software Engineer
2 75 (23.89%) Developer
3 68 (21.66%) Embedded Engineer
4 56 (17.83%) Software Developer
5 41 (13.06%) Graduate
6 36 (11.46%) C++ Software Engineer
6 36 (11.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 34 (10.83%) C++ Developer
8 32 (10.19%) Embedded C Engineer
9 31 (9.87%) C Software Engineer
10 26 (8.28%) C++ Software Developer
11 25 (7.96%) Author
11 25 (7.96%) Graduate Developer
11 25 (7.96%) Technical Author
12 24 (7.64%) Graduate Software Developer
12 24 (7.64%) Senior Technical Author
13 20 (6.37%) C/C++ Software Engineer
13 20 (6.37%) Wireless Engineer
14 19 (6.05%) Mathematical Developer
15 18 (5.73%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (15.92%) .NET
2 23 (7.32%) ASP.NET
3 20 (6.37%) HTML
4 11 (3.50%) Qt
5 9 (2.87%) XML
6 8 (2.55%) HTML5
6 8 (2.55%) MFC
6 8 (2.55%) OpenGL
6 8 (2.55%) Qt Quick
7 7 (2.23%) CSS
7 7 (2.23%) POSIX
8 6 (1.91%) Natural Language Processing
8 6 (1.91%) Web Services
9 5 (1.59%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 5 (1.59%) CGI
9 5 (1.59%) iOS SDK
9 5 (1.59%) Servlets
9 5 (1.59%) STL
10 4 (1.27%) Django
11 3 (0.96%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 130 (41.40%) Computer Science
2 79 (25.16%) Algorithms
3 24 (7.64%) Embedded Systems
4 16 (5.10%) Device Driver
5 11 (3.50%) ASIC
6 9 (2.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 9 (2.87%) Life Science
7 8 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (2.55%) Internet of Things
8 6 (1.91%) User Experience
8 6 (1.91%) Verilog
9 5 (1.59%) Augmented Reality
9 5 (1.59%) Client/Server
9 5 (1.59%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.59%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.59%) Home Automation
10 4 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.27%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.96%) Oculus Rift
11 3 (0.96%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 104 (33.12%) Linux
2 50 (15.92%) Windows
3 19 (6.05%) Unix
4 15 (4.78%) Android
5 13 (4.14%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.87%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (1.27%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.64%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.32%) Debian
9 1 (0.32%) webOS
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (45.54%) Software Engineering
2 110 (35.03%) Mathematics
3 65 (20.70%) Physics
4 53 (16.88%) Mentoring
5 47 (14.97%) Machine Learning
6 40 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (9.55%) Software Architecture
8 25 (7.96%) Signal Processing
9 24 (7.64%) Coaching
10 20 (6.37%) Embedded Software Development
11 16 (5.10%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (5.10%) Multithreading
12 14 (4.46%) Digital Signal Processing
12 14 (4.46%) Open Source
12 14 (4.46%) Scrum
13 12 (3.82%) Artificial Intelligence
13 12 (3.82%) Automated Testing
13 12 (3.82%) Computer Vision
14 11 (3.50%) Configuration Management
14 11 (3.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 231 (73.57%) C++
2 201 (64.01%) Python
3 99 (31.53%) Java
4 78 (24.84%) C#
5 55 (17.52%) Embedded C
6 42 (13.38%) Perl
7 25 (7.96%) Assembly Language
7 25 (7.96%) MATLAB
8 20 (6.37%) Embedded C++
9 16 (5.10%) SQL
10 14 (4.46%) JavaScript
11 9 (2.87%) Tcl
12 8 (2.55%) Bash Shell
12 8 (2.55%) Ruby
13 2 (0.64%) OCaml
13 2 (0.64%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.32%) Fortran
14 1 (0.32%) Haskell
14 1 (0.32%) PHP
14 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 130 (41.40%) Degree
2 57 (18.15%) PhD
3 10 (3.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.32%) MCP
4 1 (0.32%) MCSE
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.59%) QA
2 4 (1.27%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.96%) ISO13485
System Software
1 40 (12.74%) Firmware
2 3 (0.96%) KVM
3 2 (0.64%) Docker
3 2 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.32%) GFS2
4 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.32%) LXC
4 1 (0.32%) NFS
4 1 (0.32%) Xen
Vendors
1 17 (5.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.18%) Oracle
3 5 (1.59%) Dell
3 5 (1.59%) HP
4 3 (0.96%) Atlassian
4 3 (0.96%) Atmel
4 3 (0.96%) Brocade
4 3 (0.96%) Samsung
5 2 (0.64%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.64%) VMware
6 1 (0.32%) CA
6 1 (0.32%) IBM
6 1 (0.32%) Intel
6 1 (0.32%) QNX
6 1 (0.32%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.32%) Vyatta
6 1 (0.32%) Xilinx
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent DoE + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent DoE + good package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Salary DOE + Stock + More
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ with top package + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Excellent salary, bonus scheme, pension contribution matching (up to 5
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: ~£35k
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Medical, Pension, Flexible hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago