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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 20 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing C 214 195 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.32% 7.99% 11.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.61% 12.48% 17.79%
Number of salaries quoted 193 172 264
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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
1215 1563 1726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 58.61% 64.03% 66.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1074 1341 1577
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,900 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +6 184 £45,000 +12.50% 47
Peterborough +6 8 £43,750 -12.50% 1
St Neots - 3 £45,000 -
Huntingdon - 3 £45,000 -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 385 (77.62%) C++
2 240 (48.39%) Software Engineering
3 227 (45.77%) Degree
4 221 (44.56%) Python
5 191 (38.51%) Linux
6 181 (36.49%) Computer Science
7 109 (21.98%) Java
8 106 (21.37%) Perl
9 97 (19.56%) C#
9 97 (19.56%) Electronics
10 88 (17.74%) Windows
11 83 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
12 77 (15.52%) Embedded C
13 74 (14.92%) OO
13 74 (14.92%) JavaScript
14 72 (14.52%) HTML
15 57 (11.49%) Embedded C++
15 57 (11.49%) Android
16 55 (11.09%) Algorithms
17 51 (10.28%) .NET
18 50 (10.08%) SQL
19 49 (9.88%) Wireless
20 46 (9.27%) Apple iOS
21 44 (8.87%) UNIX
21 44 (8.87%) TCP/IP
21 44 (8.87%) Mathematics
22 42 (8.47%) PHP
22 42 (8.47%) Mentoring
23 41 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
24 39 (7.86%) Web Services

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (2.02%) Node.js
2 9 (1.81%) Apache
2 9 (1.81%) Tomcat
3 8 (1.61%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.41%) OpenStack
4 7 (1.41%) Confluence
5 6 (1.21%) IIS
6 5 (1.01%) JBoss
7 4 (0.81%) DNN
8 3 (0.60%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.40%) WebSphere Portal
9 2 (0.40%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.40%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (1.01%) PTC Creo
1 5 (1.01%) SOLIDWORKS
1 5 (1.01%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 5 (1.01%) MS Office
2 3 (0.60%) Siemens NX
2 3 (0.60%) Simulink
2 3 (0.60%) AutoCAD
2 3 (0.60%) Revit
2 3 (0.60%) Solid Edge
2 3 (0.60%) MicroStation
3 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.40%) MS Project
4 1 (0.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.25%) SaaS
2 17 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (9.88%) Wireless
2 44 (8.87%) TCP/IP
3 29 (5.85%) Internet
4 27 (5.44%) ZigBee
5 25 (5.04%) Ethernet
5 25 (5.04%) Bluetooth
6 14 (2.82%) HTTP
7 13 (2.62%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (2.02%) ICMP
9 9 (1.81%) LTE
10 8 (1.61%) 3G
11 7 (1.41%) Firewall
11 7 (1.41%) Intranet
11 7 (1.41%) SSL
11 7 (1.41%) 802.15
11 7 (1.41%) 3GPP
12 6 (1.21%) 4G
13 5 (1.01%) Skype
13 5 (1.01%) X.509
14 4 (0.81%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (5.65%) MySQL
2 16 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (2.82%) SQL Server
5 11 (2.22%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.81%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.61%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.21%) DB2
8 6 (1.21%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.01%) MariaDB
9 5 (1.01%) Neo4j
9 5 (1.01%) CouchDB
9 5 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.81%) Firebird
11 3 (0.60%) Big Data
12 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (6.05%) Git (software)
2 23 (4.64%) Eclipse
3 21 (4.23%) Jenkins
4 20 (4.03%) Visual Studio
5 14 (2.82%) JIRA
6 11 (2.22%) Subversion
7 9 (1.81%) GCC
7 9 (1.81%) TeamCity
8 8 (1.61%) CruiseControl
9 7 (1.41%) Hudson
10 6 (1.21%) Mockito
10 6 (1.21%) Mercurial
10 6 (1.21%) Redmine
10 6 (1.21%) SCons
10 6 (1.21%) Maven
10 6 (1.21%) QADirector
10 6 (1.21%) Selenium
10 6 (1.21%) Ant
10 6 (1.21%) JUnit
11 5 (1.01%) Concordion
General
1 97 (19.56%) Electronics
2 32 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 23 (4.64%) Automotive
4 15 (3.02%) Multimedia
5 14 (2.82%) Finance
6 12 (2.42%) Marketing
7 11 (2.22%) Telecoms
8 9 (1.81%) Banking
9 6 (1.21%) Games
10 3 (0.60%) Retail
11 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.40%) Military
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
12 1 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 210 (42.34%) Software Engineer
2 136 (27.42%) Developer
3 63 (12.70%) Software Developer
4 54 (10.89%) Graduate
5 50 (10.08%) C++ Developer
6 45 (9.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 40 (8.06%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 31 (6.25%) Team Leader
9 26 (5.24%) Programmer
10 24 (4.84%) Author
10 24 (4.84%) Technical Author
11 22 (4.44%) Software Team Leader
11 22 (4.44%) Test Engineer
11 22 (4.44%) Web Developer
12 21 (4.23%) Architect
13 20 (4.03%) .NET Software Engineer
13 20 (4.03%) C Developer
13 20 (4.03%) C# Software Engineer
14 19 (3.83%) Software Programmer
15 17 (3.43%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (14.52%) HTML
2 51 (10.28%) .NET
3 39 (7.86%) Web Services
3 39 (7.86%) XML
4 31 (6.25%) CSS
5 18 (3.63%) XSLT
6 17 (3.43%) REST
7 16 (3.23%) Ajax
7 16 (3.23%) HTML5
8 15 (3.02%) JSON
8 15 (3.02%) jQuery
9 13 (2.62%) SOAP
10 11 (2.22%) Hibernate
10 11 (2.22%) STL
10 11 (2.22%) Spring
11 9 (1.81%) LAMP
12 8 (1.61%) Django
12 8 (1.61%) JSF
13 7 (1.41%) Middleware
13 7 (1.41%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 181 (36.49%) Computer Science
2 55 (11.09%) Algorithms
3 44 (8.87%) Mathematics
4 41 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (7.46%) Embedded Systems
6 32 (6.45%) Device Driver
7 28 (5.65%) Physics
8 24 (4.84%) Open Source
9 23 (4.64%) Mechatronics
10 20 (4.03%) Robotics
11 16 (3.23%) Verilog
12 14 (2.82%) Internet of Things
13 13 (2.62%) Smartphone
14 12 (2.42%) CUDA
14 12 (2.42%) User Experience
15 11 (2.22%) Visualisation
16 10 (2.02%) Cryptography
17 9 (1.81%) Management Information System
18 8 (1.61%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 8 (1.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 191 (38.51%) Linux
2 88 (17.74%) Windows
3 57 (11.49%) Android
4 46 (9.27%) Apple iOS
5 44 (8.87%) UNIX
6 30 (6.05%) Embedded Linux
7 18 (3.63%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.81%) AIX
9 4 (0.81%) HPUX
9 4 (0.81%) Solaris
10 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.20%) Symbian OS
11 1 (0.20%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.20%) Tizen
11 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.20%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (48.39%) Software Engineering
2 83 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (14.92%) OO
4 42 (8.47%) Mentoring
5 39 (7.86%) OOD
6 27 (5.44%) Data Analysis
6 27 (5.44%) Scrum
6 27 (5.44%) Line Management
7 25 (5.04%) Multithreading
8 22 (4.44%) Test Scripting
9 20 (4.03%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (3.83%) Test Automation
11 17 (3.43%) Content Management
11 17 (3.43%) Coaching
12 15 (3.02%) Project Management
12 15 (3.02%) Automated Testing
13 13 (2.62%) Benchmarking
13 13 (2.62%) Web Application Development
14 12 (2.42%) Time Management
15 11 (2.22%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 385 (77.62%) C++
2 221 (44.56%) Python
3 109 (21.98%) Java
4 106 (21.37%) Perl
5 97 (19.56%) C#
6 77 (15.52%) Embedded C
7 74 (14.92%) JavaScript
8 57 (11.49%) Embedded C++
9 50 (10.08%) SQL
10 42 (8.47%) PHP
11 38 (7.66%) MATLAB
12 37 (7.46%) Bash Shell
13 27 (5.44%) Assembly Language
14 20 (4.03%) Shell Script
15 19 (3.83%) Objective-C
16 12 (2.42%) Ruby
17 8 (1.61%) Go
18 6 (1.21%) R
19 5 (1.01%) Haskell
20 2 (0.40%) Scala
Qualifications
1 227 (45.77%) Degree
2 15 (3.02%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.41%) PhD
4 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.60%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.60%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.60%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.40%) APMP
6 2 (0.40%) MCP
6 2 (0.40%) MCSE
6 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.20%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (0.20%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.44%) QA
2 2 (0.40%) JTAG
2 2 (0.40%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.20%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.20%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 29 (5.85%) Firmware
2 8 (1.61%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.41%) Docker
4 6 (1.21%) Xen
4 6 (1.21%) KVM
5 5 (1.01%) LXC
5 5 (1.01%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 5 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.81%) Varnish
6 4 (0.81%) Squid
7 2 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (1.01%) Mesos
2 2 (0.40%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.20%) Nessus
Vendors
1 20 (4.03%) Microsoft
2 16 (3.23%) Oracle
3 13 (2.62%) Perforce
4 12 (2.42%) Atlassian
5 7 (1.41%) VMware
5 7 (1.41%) Autodesk
6 6 (1.21%) Coverity
6 6 (1.21%) Synopsys
6 6 (1.21%) IBM
7 5 (1.01%) Pegasus
7 5 (1.01%) EMC
8 4 (0.81%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 4 (0.81%) Rackspace
8 4 (0.81%) PTC
9 3 (0.60%) QNX
9 3 (0.60%) Fujitsu
10 2 (0.40%) Atmel
10 2 (0.40%) Lumension
10 2 (0.40%) Google
10 2 (0.40%) Sophos
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