The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 21 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing C 287 248 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.53% 11.24% 11.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.56% 18.97% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 198 218 299
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1467 1307 2044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 58.94% 59.25% 67.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1172 1128 1796
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

C
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

C Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

C
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

C
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge 0 263 £42,500 -5.55% 68
Peterborough -5 9 £50,155 +122.91% 2
Huntingdon - 2 £46,250 -
St Neots - 1 £27,500 -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing C also 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 that cited C.

1 287 (58.45%) C++
2 273 (55.60%) Software Engineering
3 218 (44.40%) Python
4 194 (39.51%) Degree
5 192 (39.10%) Java
6 188 (38.29%) Linux
7 136 (27.70%) Computer Science
8 121 (24.64%) C#
9 106 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
10 104 (21.18%) Windows
11 87 (17.72%) HTML
12 79 (16.09%) Mathematics
13 78 (15.89%) Embedded C
14 72 (14.66%) Perl
15 70 (14.26%) Algorithms
16 69 (14.05%) OO
17 63 (12.83%) Electronics
18 61 (12.42%) .NET
19 59 (12.02%) Wireless
20 54 (11.00%) CSS
20 54 (11.00%) UNIX
21 53 (10.79%) Embedded Systems
22 51 (10.39%) Marketing
23 50 (10.18%) JavaScript
24 47 (9.57%) Telecoms
24 47 (9.57%) Open Source
25 46 (9.37%) Device Driver
26 37 (7.54%) Physics
27 36 (7.33%) Mentoring
27 36 (7.33%) Manufacturing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing C also 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 that cited C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (5.30%) Confluence
2 15 (3.05%) OpenStack
2 15 (3.05%) CloudStack
3 12 (2.44%) Apache
4 3 (0.61%) ArcGIS
4 3 (0.61%) Node.js
5 2 (0.41%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.20%) SAS
6 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 17 (3.46%) Simulink
2 8 (1.63%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.02%) MS Project
3 5 (1.02%) Stateflow
3 5 (1.02%) TargetLink
4 4 (0.81%) MS Office
5 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (2.24%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.50%) SaaS
2 3 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 59 (12.02%) Wireless
2 32 (6.52%) Internet
3 31 (6.31%) TCP/IP
4 25 (5.09%) Ethernet
5 18 (3.67%) GSM
5 18 (3.67%) 3G
6 17 (3.46%) ZigBee
7 16 (3.26%) LTE
7 16 (3.26%) SAN
8 13 (2.65%) NAS
8 13 (2.65%) iSCSI
9 11 (2.24%) 4G
9 11 (2.24%) 2G
10 10 (2.04%) UMTS
11 9 (1.83%) 802.15
11 9 (1.83%) Fibre Channel
12 8 (1.63%) RTP
12 8 (1.63%) SSH
12 8 (1.63%) SNMP
13 7 (1.43%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (5.70%) MySQL
2 11 (2.24%) SQL Server
3 10 (2.04%) Relational Database
4 8 (1.63%) Hadoop
5 7 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.61%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.61%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.20%) Big Data
8 1 (0.20%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.20%) Firebird
8 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (5.50%) Visual Studio
2 24 (4.89%) Git (software)
3 13 (2.65%) Eclipse
4 9 (1.83%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.63%) Maven
6 7 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 6 (1.22%) Subversion
8 5 (1.02%) Hudson
9 4 (0.81%) CMake
9 4 (0.81%) CppUnit
9 4 (0.81%) Valgrind
9 4 (0.81%) Ant
9 4 (0.81%) LabVIEW
9 4 (0.81%) Bugzilla
9 4 (0.81%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.41%) JUnit
10 2 (0.41%) GCC
10 2 (0.41%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (0.41%) Redmine
11 1 (0.20%) SCons
General
1 63 (12.83%) Electronics
2 51 (10.39%) Marketing
3 47 (9.57%) Telecoms
4 36 (7.33%) Manufacturing
5 35 (7.13%) Finance
6 24 (4.89%) Multimedia
7 17 (3.46%) Automotive
8 7 (1.43%) Banking
9 6 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.02%) Military
10 5 (1.02%) Advertising
10 5 (1.02%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.20%) Games
11 1 (0.20%) Law
11 1 (0.20%) French Language
11 1 (0.20%) German Language
11 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.20%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 225 (45.82%) Software Engineer
2 87 (17.72%) Developer
3 48 (9.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 37 (7.54%) Author
4 37 (7.54%) Technical Author
5 35 (7.13%) Senior Software Engineer
6 33 (6.72%) Test Engineer
7 27 (5.50%) Graduate
8 26 (5.30%) Software Developer
9 21 (4.28%) Linux Engineer
10 20 (4.07%) Architect
10 20 (4.07%) Software Architect
11 15 (3.05%) Senior Developer
11 15 (3.05%) Development Engineer
12 14 (2.85%) C Developer
12 14 (2.85%) Real Time Software Engineer
12 14 (2.85%) Real Time Engineer
12 14 (2.85%) Software Test Engineer
13 12 (2.44%) Support Engineer
13 12 (2.44%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (17.72%) HTML
2 61 (12.42%) .NET
3 54 (11.00%) CSS
4 33 (6.72%) XML
5 15 (3.05%) Web Services
6 13 (2.65%) Middleware
6 13 (2.65%) Qt
7 11 (2.24%) XSLT
8 10 (2.04%) ASP.NET
8 10 (2.04%) Ajax
9 9 (1.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 9 (1.83%) jQuery
9 9 (1.83%) STL
10 8 (1.63%) XSL
10 8 (1.63%) J2EE
10 8 (1.63%) HTML5
10 8 (1.63%) JCE
11 7 (1.43%) Ruby on Rails
11 7 (1.43%) ActiveMQ
12 6 (1.22%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 136 (27.70%) Computer Science
2 79 (16.09%) Mathematics
3 70 (14.26%) Algorithms
4 53 (10.79%) Embedded Systems
5 47 (9.57%) Open Source
6 46 (9.37%) Device Driver
7 37 (7.54%) Physics
8 32 (6.52%) Cryptography
9 28 (5.70%) PKI
10 27 (5.50%) User Experience
11 25 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (2.85%) Management Information System
13 11 (2.24%) Statistics
13 11 (2.24%) Visualisation
14 10 (2.04%) STB
15 9 (1.83%) Smartphone
15 9 (1.83%) MPEG
15 9 (1.83%) Smart Meter
15 9 (1.83%) Data Structures
16 8 (1.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 188 (38.29%) Linux
2 104 (21.18%) Windows
3 54 (11.00%) UNIX
4 28 (5.70%) Embedded Linux
5 27 (5.50%) Apple iOS
6 20 (4.07%) Android
7 14 (2.85%) Solaris
8 13 (2.65%) Mac OS X
9 10 (2.04%) HPUX
10 9 (1.83%) AIX
11 6 (1.22%) Debian
11 6 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.41%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.41%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.41%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.41%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (55.60%) Software Engineering
2 106 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (14.05%) OO
4 36 (7.33%) Mentoring
5 30 (6.11%) Information Security
6 29 (5.91%) Software Architecture
7 27 (5.50%) Configuration Management
7 27 (5.50%) Scrum
7 27 (5.50%) Signal Processing
8 24 (4.89%) Product Management
9 22 (4.48%) Automated Testing
10 21 (4.28%) Multithreading
11 19 (3.87%) Data Protection
11 19 (3.87%) Memory Management
12 16 (3.26%) Bioinformatics
13 15 (3.05%) Project Management
14 14 (2.85%) Integration Testing
14 14 (2.85%) Machine Learning
15 13 (2.65%) Requirements Engineering
16 12 (2.44%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 287 (58.45%) C++
2 218 (44.40%) Python
3 192 (39.10%) Java
4 121 (24.64%) C#
5 78 (15.89%) Embedded C
6 72 (14.66%) Perl
7 50 (10.18%) JavaScript
8 35 (7.13%) SQL
9 33 (6.72%) MATLAB
9 33 (6.72%) Bash Shell
10 27 (5.50%) PHP
11 17 (3.46%) Embedded C++
11 17 (3.46%) Objective-C
12 16 (3.26%) Ruby
13 14 (2.85%) PowerShell
14 13 (2.65%) Assembly Language
15 12 (2.44%) R
16 6 (1.22%) Shell Script
17 5 (1.02%) Haskell
17 5 (1.02%) Golang
Qualifications
1 194 (39.51%) Degree
2 33 (6.72%) PhD
3 29 (5.91%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.24%) CISSP
5 5 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.02%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.02%) Postgraduate
6 4 (0.81%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.81%) ISEB
7 3 (0.61%) CEH
7 3 (0.61%) CISMP
7 3 (0.61%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.20%) HNC
9 1 (0.20%) HND
9 1 (0.20%) CISA
9 1 (0.20%) QiCA
9 1 (0.20%) GIAC
9 1 (0.20%) CSSLP
9 1 (0.20%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.50%) QA
2 15 (3.05%) ISO 9000
3 6 (1.22%) JTAG
4 5 (1.02%) SLA
5 4 (0.81%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.20%) COBIT
6 1 (0.20%) JSP 440
System Software
1 32 (6.52%) Firmware
2 13 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.44%) Xen
4 9 (1.83%) XenServer
5 7 (1.43%) KVM
6 3 (0.61%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.20%) NFS
7 1 (0.20%) Samba
7 1 (0.20%) vSphere
7 1 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.41%) Puppet
1 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (6.11%) Microsoft
2 27 (5.50%) Atlassian
3 15 (3.05%) Oracle
4 13 (2.65%) VMware
5 10 (2.04%) Citrix
6 7 (1.43%) HP
7 6 (1.22%) Perforce
8 5 (1.02%) 3PAR
8 5 (1.02%) CA
9 4 (0.81%) MKS
9 4 (0.81%) Coverity
10 3 (0.61%) EMC
10 3 (0.61%) ESRI
11 2 (0.41%) Sophos
11 2 (0.41%) Lotus
11 2 (0.41%) Apple
11 2 (0.41%) Symbian
11 2 (0.41%) Cisco
11 2 (0.41%) Wind River
11 2 (0.41%) Synopsys
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