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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 21 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs citing C 239 214 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.28% 8.51% 11.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.76% 13.17% 17.48%
Number of salaries quoted 218 191 264
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £55,000
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
1274 1625 1825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 60.15% 64.64% 64.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1117 1412 1634
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +4 215 £45,000 +15.38% 41
Peterborough -7 2 £75,000 +42.85%
St Neots - 2 £51,250 -
Huntingdon - 1 £75,000 - 1
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 384 (72.05%) C++
2 265 (49.72%) Software Engineering
3 250 (46.90%) Degree
4 242 (45.40%) Python
5 201 (37.71%) Linux
6 200 (37.52%) Computer Science
7 122 (22.89%) Java
8 113 (21.20%) C#
9 102 (19.14%) Perl
10 97 (18.20%) Electronics
11 96 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
12 94 (17.64%) HTML
13 93 (17.45%) Windows
14 81 (15.20%) Embedded C
15 80 (15.01%) JavaScript
16 77 (14.45%) OO
17 63 (11.82%) Algorithms
18 58 (10.88%) Wireless
19 57 (10.69%) .NET
20 56 (10.51%) Embedded C++
21 54 (10.13%) Mathematics
22 53 (9.94%) SQL
22 53 (9.94%) Mentoring
23 51 (9.57%) CSS
24 50 (9.38%) PHP
25 49 (9.19%) Embedded Systems
26 44 (8.26%) Android
27 43 (8.07%) MATLAB
28 42 (7.88%) MySQL
29 41 (7.69%) XML

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 14 (2.63%) Node.js
2 12 (2.25%) Confluence
3 9 (1.69%) OpenStack
3 9 (1.69%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.50%) Apache
5 7 (1.31%) WebSphere
6 6 (1.13%) IIS
7 5 (0.94%) JBoss
8 4 (0.75%) CloudStack
9 3 (0.56%) SAS
10 2 (0.38%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.38%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.19%) DNN
11 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Portal
11 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (0.94%) Simulink
2 4 (0.75%) MS Office
3 3 (0.56%) S-PLUS
4 2 (0.38%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.38%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 2 (0.38%) PTC Creo
4 2 (0.38%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.19%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.13%) SaaS
2 17 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (10.88%) Wireless
2 41 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 35 (6.57%) Ethernet
3 35 (6.57%) ZigBee
4 32 (6.00%) Internet
5 29 (5.44%) Bluetooth
6 12 (2.25%) HTTP
6 12 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (1.88%) 802.15
8 9 (1.69%) SSL
8 9 (1.69%) ICMP
9 8 (1.50%) 3G
9 8 (1.50%) LTE
10 7 (1.31%) 3GPP
10 7 (1.31%) Intranet
10 7 (1.31%) Firewall
11 6 (1.13%) 4G
12 5 (0.94%) X.509
13 4 (0.75%) Gigabit Ethernet
13 4 (0.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (7.88%) MySQL
2 23 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (3.56%) Relational Database
4 18 (3.38%) SQL Server
5 16 (3.00%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.44%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.31%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.13%) DB2
8 6 (1.13%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.94%) Neo4j
9 5 (0.94%) CouchDB
9 5 (0.94%) MariaDB
10 3 (0.56%) Big Data
11 2 (0.38%) Firebird
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 37 (6.94%) Git (software)
2 28 (5.25%) Visual Studio
3 24 (4.50%) Eclipse
4 22 (4.13%) Jenkins
5 16 (3.00%) JIRA
6 11 (2.06%) Subversion
7 9 (1.69%) TeamCity
8 8 (1.50%) GCC
8 8 (1.50%) CruiseControl
9 7 (1.31%) LabVIEW
9 7 (1.31%) Hudson
10 6 (1.13%) Mercurial
10 6 (1.13%) Mockito
10 6 (1.13%) Redmine
10 6 (1.13%) SCons
10 6 (1.13%) Ant
10 6 (1.13%) JUnit
10 6 (1.13%) Maven
11 5 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.94%) QADirector
General
1 97 (18.20%) Electronics
2 37 (6.94%) Manufacturing
3 20 (3.75%) Marketing
4 19 (3.56%) Automotive
5 18 (3.38%) Finance
6 17 (3.19%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.81%) Multimedia
8 10 (1.88%) Banking
9 6 (1.13%) Games
10 5 (0.94%) Military
11 3 (0.56%) Retail
11 3 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.19%) Law
12 1 (0.19%) Advertising
12 1 (0.19%) Publishing
12 1 (0.19%) German Language
Job Titles
1 225 (42.21%) Software Engineer
2 145 (27.20%) Developer
3 70 (13.13%) Software Developer
4 61 (11.44%) Graduate
5 55 (10.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 46 (8.63%) C++ Developer
7 40 (7.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 33 (6.19%) Test Engineer
9 32 (6.00%) Author
9 32 (6.00%) Technical Author
9 32 (6.00%) Web Developer
10 29 (5.44%) Team Leader
11 25 (4.69%) Software Team Leader
12 23 (4.32%) Architect
12 23 (4.32%) Programmer
13 20 (3.75%) Senior Technical Author
14 19 (3.56%) Graduate Developer
14 19 (3.56%) Software Programmer
15 18 (3.38%) C Developer
16 17 (3.19%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (17.64%) HTML
2 57 (10.69%) .NET
3 51 (9.57%) CSS
4 41 (7.69%) XML
5 39 (7.32%) Web Services
6 26 (4.88%) jQuery
7 21 (3.94%) XSLT
8 18 (3.38%) HTML5
9 17 (3.19%) REST
9 17 (3.19%) Ajax
10 15 (2.81%) JSON
11 13 (2.44%) LAMP
12 12 (2.25%) Django
13 11 (2.06%) Hibernate
13 11 (2.06%) Spring
13 11 (2.06%) SOAP
14 9 (1.69%) Java SE
15 8 (1.50%) Java EE
15 8 (1.50%) Ruby on Rails
15 8 (1.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 200 (37.52%) Computer Science
2 63 (11.82%) Algorithms
3 54 (10.13%) Mathematics
4 49 (9.19%) Embedded Systems
5 40 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (6.75%) Device Driver
7 30 (5.63%) Open Source
8 23 (4.32%) Cryptography
9 20 (3.75%) Physics
9 20 (3.75%) Mechatronics
10 17 (3.19%) User Experience
10 17 (3.19%) Robotics
11 15 (2.81%) Verilog
12 14 (2.63%) Internet of Things
13 13 (2.44%) Management Information System
14 12 (2.25%) Smart Meter
15 10 (1.88%) Visualisation
15 10 (1.88%) PKI
15 10 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (1.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 201 (37.71%) Linux
2 93 (17.45%) Windows
3 44 (8.26%) Android
4 38 (7.13%) UNIX
5 36 (6.75%) Embedded Linux
6 33 (6.19%) Apple iOS
7 16 (3.00%) Mac OS X
8 7 (1.31%) AIX
8 7 (1.31%) HPUX
8 7 (1.31%) Solaris
9 5 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.19%) OpenWrt
11 1 (0.19%) Tizen
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (49.72%) Software Engineering
2 96 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (14.45%) OO
4 53 (9.94%) Mentoring
5 36 (6.75%) OOD
5 36 (6.75%) Scrum
6 29 (5.44%) Data Analysis
7 28 (5.25%) Line Management
8 22 (4.13%) Multithreading
8 22 (4.13%) Information Security
9 21 (3.94%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (3.75%) Content Management
10 20 (3.75%) Coaching
10 20 (3.75%) Web Application Development
11 18 (3.38%) Data Protection
11 18 (3.38%) Test Automation
12 15 (2.81%) Penetration Testing
12 15 (2.81%) Test Scripting
13 14 (2.63%) Automated Testing
13 14 (2.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 384 (72.05%) C++
2 242 (45.40%) Python
3 122 (22.89%) Java
4 113 (21.20%) C#
5 102 (19.14%) Perl
6 81 (15.20%) Embedded C
7 80 (15.01%) JavaScript
8 56 (10.51%) Embedded C++
9 53 (9.94%) SQL
10 50 (9.38%) PHP
11 43 (8.07%) MATLAB
12 34 (6.38%) Bash Shell
13 26 (4.88%) Assembly Language
14 22 (4.13%) Objective-C
15 20 (3.75%) Shell Script
16 16 (3.00%) Ruby
17 8 (1.50%) R
17 8 (1.50%) Golang
18 5 (0.94%) Haskell
19 2 (0.38%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 250 (46.90%) Degree
2 21 (3.94%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.50%) PhD
4 7 (1.31%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.94%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.38%) MCP
7 2 (0.38%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.38%) MCSE
7 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.19%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (0.19%) GIAC
8 1 (0.19%) HNC
8 1 (0.19%) HND
8 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.19%) APMP
8 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.75%) QA
2 4 (0.75%) ISO 9000
3 3 (0.56%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.38%) JTAG
4 2 (0.38%) SLA
5 1 (0.19%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.19%) DO-178B
System Software
1 27 (5.07%) Firmware
2 8 (1.50%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.31%) KVM
3 7 (1.31%) Docker
4 5 (0.94%) LXC
4 5 (0.94%) Xen
4 5 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.94%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 4 (0.75%) Varnish
5 4 (0.75%) Squid
6 2 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.19%) XenServer
7 1 (0.19%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (0.94%) Mesos
2 2 (0.38%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.19%) Nessus
Vendors
1 23 (4.32%) Oracle
2 21 (3.94%) Microsoft
3 18 (3.38%) Atlassian
4 14 (2.63%) Perforce
5 7 (1.31%) VMware
5 7 (1.31%) Synopsys
6 6 (1.13%) Coverity
6 6 (1.13%) IBM
7 5 (0.94%) Pegasus
8 4 (0.75%) Rackspace
9 3 (0.56%) Autodesk
9 3 (0.56%) PTC
9 3 (0.56%) ION Trading
9 3 (0.56%) Nokia
10 2 (0.38%) EMC
10 2 (0.38%) Lumension
10 2 (0.38%) Fujitsu
10 2 (0.38%) Atmel
10 2 (0.38%) Sophos
10 2 (0.38%) ESRI
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Posted: Yesterday
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