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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 38 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Permanent jobs citing C 122 298 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.85% 12.92% 12.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.26% 21.30% 21.22%
Number of salaries quoted 97 244 246
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1189 1399 1277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 56.97% 60.67% 61.10%
Number of salaries quoted 988 1165 1100
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 -27 84 £52,500 +23.52% 44
Peterborough +24 28 £40,000 - 4
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 229 (64.69%) C++
2 174 (49.15%) Software Engineering
3 116 (32.77%) Linux
4 109 (30.79%) Python
5 87 (24.58%) Degree
6 66 (18.64%) Java
7 64 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
8 61 (17.23%) C#
9 59 (16.67%) Computer Science
10 55 (15.54%) Embedded C
11 54 (15.25%) Unix
12 52 (14.69%) Electronics
13 48 (13.56%) Multithreading
14 44 (12.43%) Windows
15 41 (11.58%) TCP/IP
16 40 (11.30%) Cryptography
17 39 (11.02%) Algorithms
18 35 (9.89%) Oracle
19 33 (9.32%) SQL Server
20 32 (9.04%) Wireless
20 32 (9.04%) Firmware
20 32 (9.04%) Mathematics
21 29 (8.19%) Mentoring
22 28 (7.91%) Secure Coding
23 27 (7.63%) Device Driver
23 27 (7.63%) Scrum
23 27 (7.63%) SQL
23 27 (7.63%) STL
24 26 (7.34%) Telecoms
25 25 (7.06%) Perl

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 18 (5.08%) CMS
2 3 (0.85%) IBM Notes
3 2 (0.56%) IIS
3 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (3.67%) MS Project
2 5 (1.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.41%) Simulink
3 1 (0.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (1.98%) CloudFront
3 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.56%) GitHub
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.28%) PaaS
4 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (11.58%) TCP/IP
2 32 (9.04%) Wireless
3 17 (4.80%) Bluetooth
4 15 (4.24%) Internet
5 14 (3.95%) Skype
6 12 (3.39%) ZigBee
7 11 (3.11%) 802.15
8 8 (2.26%) Ethernet
9 7 (1.98%) SSL
10 6 (1.69%) HTTP
10 6 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.13%) X.509
12 3 (0.85%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.85%) LAN
12 3 (0.85%) RIP
12 3 (0.85%) WAN
13 2 (0.56%) TETRA
14 1 (0.28%) DNS
14 1 (0.28%) IGMP
14 1 (0.28%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.41%) GIS
3 5 (1.41%) NoSQL
3 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.13%) MySQL
4 4 (1.13%) RDBMS
5 3 (0.85%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.28%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.28%) DB2
7 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (4.80%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.54%) LabVIEW
3 7 (1.98%) Vagrant
4 5 (1.41%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.13%) ClearCase
5 4 (1.13%) JIRA
5 4 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.85%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.56%) MorphX
7 2 (0.56%) Subversion
8 1 (0.28%) AQtime
8 1 (0.28%) dotTrace
8 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.28%) Xcode
General
1 52 (14.69%) Electronics
2 26 (7.34%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.95%) Automotive
4 13 (3.67%) Finance
5 9 (2.54%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.54%) Marketing
6 6 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.41%) Retail
8 4 (1.13%) Banking
9 3 (0.85%) Back Office
9 3 (0.85%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.28%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 107 (30.23%) Software Engineer
2 101 (28.53%) Developer
3 54 (15.25%) C Developer
4 42 (11.86%) C++ Developer
5 35 (9.89%) C++ Software Engineer
6 34 (9.60%) C/C++ Developer
7 32 (9.04%) Embedded Engineer
8 28 (7.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 27 (7.63%) C Software Engineer
9 27 (7.63%) Embedded Developer
10 24 (6.78%) Linux Developer
11 23 (6.50%) Embedded C Developer
12 22 (6.21%) Senior Software Engineer
13 21 (5.93%) Software Developer
14 18 (5.08%) Linux Engineer
15 16 (4.52%) Author
15 16 (4.52%) Senior Technical Author
15 16 (4.52%) Technical Author
16 15 (4.24%) C/C++ Software Engineer
17 14 (3.95%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (7.63%) STL
2 19 (5.37%) .NET
3 11 (3.11%) 802.1X
3 11 (3.11%) HTML
4 8 (2.26%) .NET Framework
5 7 (1.98%) CSS
6 6 (1.69%) AngularJS
6 6 (1.69%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.41%) Ajax
7 5 (1.41%) JSON
7 5 (1.41%) Middleware
7 5 (1.41%) REST
7 5 (1.41%) WPF
8 4 (1.13%) Web Services
9 3 (0.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 3 (0.85%) OpenGL
10 2 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.56%) jQuery
10 2 (0.56%) Qt
10 2 (0.56%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 59 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 40 (11.30%) Cryptography
3 39 (11.02%) Algorithms
4 32 (9.04%) Mathematics
5 27 (7.63%) Device Driver
6 23 (6.50%) Physics
7 16 (4.52%) Data Structures
8 15 (4.24%) Embedded Systems
9 12 (3.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 9 (2.54%) Augmented Reality
10 9 (2.54%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (1.69%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.69%) Verilog
12 6 (1.69%) VHDL
13 5 (1.41%) User Experience
14 4 (1.13%) 3D Graphics
14 4 (1.13%) FMCG
14 4 (1.13%) Hedge funds
14 4 (1.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 116 (32.77%) Linux
2 54 (15.25%) Unix
3 44 (12.43%) Windows
4 20 (5.65%) Embedded Linux
5 15 (4.24%) Android
6 8 (2.26%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.41%) Windows CE
8 4 (1.13%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.85%) AIX
9 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.85%) HPUX
9 3 (0.85%) Solaris
10 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.28%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (49.15%) Software Engineering
2 64 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (13.56%) Multithreading
4 29 (8.19%) Mentoring
5 28 (7.91%) Secure Coding
6 27 (7.63%) Scrum
7 23 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (5.93%) Coaching
8 21 (5.93%) Configuration Management
9 20 (5.65%) SDLC
10 19 (5.37%) Project Management
10 19 (5.37%) Time Management
11 18 (5.08%) Open Source
12 17 (4.80%) Software Testing
13 16 (4.52%) Content Management
13 16 (4.52%) Penetration Testing
14 15 (4.24%) Integration Testing
15 14 (3.95%) PRINCE2
15 14 (3.95%) Test Scripting
16 13 (3.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 229 (64.69%) C++
2 109 (30.79%) Python
3 66 (18.64%) Java
4 61 (17.23%) C#
5 55 (15.54%) Embedded C
6 27 (7.63%) SQL
7 25 (7.06%) Perl
8 18 (5.08%) Embedded C++
9 14 (3.95%) MATLAB
10 12 (3.39%) JavaScript
10 12 (3.39%) TTCN
11 11 (3.11%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.82%) R
13 7 (1.98%) Fortran
14 6 (1.69%) Erlang
14 6 (1.69%) VB
15 5 (1.41%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.13%) Assembly Language
16 4 (1.13%) PHP
17 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 87 (24.58%) Degree
2 25 (7.06%) PhD
3 23 (6.50%) Security Cleared
4 13 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (3.39%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.41%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.56%) MBA
9 1 (0.28%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.39%) JTAG
1 12 (3.39%) QA
2 6 (1.69%) FIPS 140-2
3 5 (1.41%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.56%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.28%) MISRA
System Software
1 32 (9.04%) Firmware
2 9 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.98%) Docker
3 7 (1.98%) Xen
4 6 (1.69%) VirtualBox
5 4 (1.13%) LXC
6 1 (0.28%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (0.85%) Puppet
2 1 (0.28%) Ansible
Vendors
1 35 (9.89%) Oracle
2 11 (3.11%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.54%) VMware
4 8 (2.26%) Lauterbach
4 8 (2.26%) QNX
5 7 (1.98%) Autodesk
5 7 (1.98%) PTC
6 5 (1.41%) EMC
7 4 (1.13%) Perforce
8 3 (0.85%) Lotus
8 3 (0.85%) Twitter
9 2 (0.56%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.56%) Coverity
9 2 (0.56%) Facebook
9 2 (0.56%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.56%) Nintex
10 1 (0.28%) SAP
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: + DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + Excellent Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi work, Stock Options
Posted: 5 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent DoE
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 6 days ago
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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X4 Group
Salary: Forty to Sixty Thousand
Posted: 6 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to c£48,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 6 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 6 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, flexible working, car allowance
Posted: 17 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £65k DoE
Posted: 20 days ago