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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 16 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing C 144 187 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.66% 13.22% 9.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.72% 20.00% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137 168 163
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
861 935 1252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 69.72% 66.12% 66.99%
Number of salaries quoted 761 841 1082
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 24 May 2016.

C Salary Histogram in Cambridge

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 157 (68.86%) C++
2 125 (54.82%) Software Engineering
3 80 (35.09%) Linux
4 79 (34.65%) Degree
5 78 (34.21%) Java
6 73 (32.02%) Python
7 65 (28.51%) Computer Science
8 63 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (23.25%) Mathematics
10 47 (20.61%) Electronics
11 45 (19.74%) Algorithms
12 33 (14.47%) Secure Coding
12 33 (14.47%) Cryptography
13 31 (13.60%) Oracle
14 30 (13.16%) Unix
15 29 (12.72%) Mentoring
16 27 (11.84%) Windows
16 27 (11.84%) TCP/IP
17 26 (11.40%) C#
17 26 (11.40%) SQL
17 26 (11.40%) CMS
17 26 (11.40%) Content Management
17 26 (11.40%) Coaching
18 25 (10.96%) SDLC
19 24 (10.53%) Scrum
19 24 (10.53%) SQL Server
19 24 (10.53%) Embedded C
20 22 (9.65%) Firmware
20 22 (9.65%) Physics
21 20 (8.77%) Visual Studio

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 26 (11.40%) CMS
2 3 (1.32%) Apache
2 3 (1.32%) Confluence
2 3 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (3.51%) MS Project
2 3 (1.32%) Simulink
3 1 (0.44%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.44%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 27 (11.84%) TCP/IP
2 19 (8.33%) Ethernet
3 11 (4.82%) HTTP
4 8 (3.51%) Skype
5 5 (2.19%) DNS
6 4 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.32%) Wireless
8 2 (0.88%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.88%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.88%) LTE
8 2 (0.88%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.44%) 3G
9 1 (0.44%) FlexRay
9 1 (0.44%) GSM
9 1 (0.44%) Intelligent Network
9 1 (0.44%) Internet
9 1 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.88%) MySQL
3 1 (0.44%) Big Data
3 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.44%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (8.77%) Visual Studio
2 7 (3.07%) LabVIEW
3 4 (1.75%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.75%) JIRA
4 3 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.32%) CMake
4 3 (1.32%) Gradle
4 3 (1.32%) Maven
4 3 (1.32%) Selenium
5 1 (0.44%) AQtime
5 1 (0.44%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.44%) dotTrace
5 1 (0.44%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.44%) Vagrant
General
1 47 (20.61%) Electronics
2 16 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.70%) Automotive
4 6 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.75%) Advertising
5 4 (1.75%) Finance
6 3 (1.32%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.32%) Games
7 2 (0.88%) Banking
7 2 (0.88%) Marketing
8 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (29.39%) Developer
2 60 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 26 (11.40%) Author
3 26 (11.40%) C Developer
3 26 (11.40%) Senior Technical Author
3 26 (11.40%) Technical Author
4 23 (10.09%) Embedded Engineer
4 23 (10.09%) Software Developer
5 21 (9.21%) C Software Engineer
5 21 (9.21%) C++ Developer
5 21 (9.21%) C++ Software Engineer
5 21 (9.21%) Linux Developer
6 19 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 18 (7.89%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 17 (7.46%) Graduate
9 14 (6.14%) Architect
10 13 (5.70%) Graduate Developer
10 13 (5.70%) Junior
11 12 (5.26%) Embedded C Engineer
11 12 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.89%) XML
2 17 (7.46%) OpenGL
3 16 (7.02%) STL
4 15 (6.58%) MFC
5 13 (5.70%) .NET
6 9 (3.95%) ASP.NET
6 9 (3.95%) CGI
7 8 (3.51%) HTML
7 8 (3.51%) Middleware
8 7 (3.07%) CSS
9 6 (2.63%) Web Services
10 5 (2.19%) Ajax
10 5 (2.19%) JSON
10 5 (2.19%) Servlets
10 5 (2.19%) SOAP
11 4 (1.75%) Django
11 4 (1.75%) JDBC
11 4 (1.75%) JSP
11 4 (1.75%) POSIX
11 4 (1.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 65 (28.51%) Computer Science
2 53 (23.25%) Mathematics
3 45 (19.74%) Algorithms
4 33 (14.47%) Cryptography
5 22 (9.65%) Physics
6 13 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (5.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 12 (5.26%) Device Driver
8 11 (4.82%) Digital Media
9 10 (4.39%) User Experience
10 8 (3.51%) Data Structures
11 7 (3.07%) Augmented Reality
11 7 (3.07%) CAN bus
11 7 (3.07%) Embedded Systems
11 7 (3.07%) Verilog
12 6 (2.63%) VHDL
13 5 (2.19%) iPad
14 4 (1.75%) Mobile App
14 4 (1.75%) STB
15 3 (1.32%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 80 (35.09%) Linux
2 30 (13.16%) Unix
3 27 (11.84%) Windows
4 8 (3.51%) Android
5 7 (3.07%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.75%) AIX
6 4 (1.75%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.75%) HPUX
6 4 (1.75%) Solaris
7 3 (1.32%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (54.82%) Software Engineering
2 63 (27.63%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (14.47%) Secure Coding
4 29 (12.72%) Mentoring
5 26 (11.40%) Coaching
5 26 (11.40%) Content Management
6 25 (10.96%) SDLC
7 24 (10.53%) Scrum
8 16 (7.02%) Software Architecture
9 12 (5.26%) Project Management
10 10 (4.39%) Multithreading
11 9 (3.95%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (3.51%) Agile Project Management
12 8 (3.51%) Low Latency
12 8 (3.51%) OO
12 8 (3.51%) PRINCE2
12 8 (3.51%) Test Scripting
12 8 (3.51%) Unit Testing
12 8 (3.51%) Video Processing
13 7 (3.07%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 157 (68.86%) C++
2 78 (34.21%) Java
3 73 (32.02%) Python
4 26 (11.40%) C#
4 26 (11.40%) SQL
5 24 (10.53%) Embedded C
6 13 (5.70%) Perl
7 8 (3.51%) JavaScript
7 8 (3.51%) Shell Script
8 7 (3.07%) PHP
9 6 (2.63%) Embedded C++
9 6 (2.63%) MATLAB
9 6 (2.63%) VB
10 5 (2.19%) Assembly Language
10 5 (2.19%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.88%) Fortran
11 2 (0.88%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.88%) Ruby
11 2 (0.88%) Tcl
12 1 (0.44%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 79 (34.65%) Degree
2 18 (7.89%) PhD
3 8 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.88%) ISEB
4 2 (0.88%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.44%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.95%) QA
2 2 (0.88%) FIPS 140-2
3 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.44%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.44%) ISO26262
System Software
1 22 (9.65%) Firmware
2 6 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.32%) Corosync
3 3 (1.32%) Shibboleth
4 2 (0.88%) LXC
4 2 (0.88%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.88%) Xen
5 1 (0.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.75%) Puppet
2 3 (1.32%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 31 (13.60%) Oracle
2 6 (2.63%) VMware
3 5 (2.19%) EMC
3 5 (2.19%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.75%) Atlassian
4 4 (1.75%) Twitter
5 3 (1.32%) Perforce
5 3 (1.32%) QNX
5 3 (1.32%) Wall Street Systems
6 2 (0.88%) Autodesk
6 2 (0.88%) Facebook
6 2 (0.88%) PTC
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: Excellent Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Shares, Pension + more!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£80k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60,000 + benefits + options
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Awesome + Top Prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + fantastic benefits and prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Premier Engineering
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Awsome Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago