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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 19 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing C 278 252 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.52% 11.65% 8.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.90% 18.61% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 236 226 172
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
1330 1354 1550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.88% 62.60% 59.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 1164 1361
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -2 248 £45,000 +27.65% 70
Peterborough -13 8 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Huntingdon +6 2 £61,250 +53.12%
St Neots - 1 £62,500 -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 356 (61.38%) C++
2 310 (53.45%) Software Engineering
3 260 (44.83%) Python
4 256 (44.14%) Degree
5 231 (39.83%) Linux
6 195 (33.62%) Computer Science
7 160 (27.59%) Java
8 124 (21.38%) C#
9 111 (19.14%) Agile Software Development
10 107 (18.45%) Windows
11 104 (17.93%) HTML
12 94 (16.21%) Perl
13 92 (15.86%) Electronics
14 86 (14.83%) Embedded C
15 80 (13.79%) OO
16 77 (13.28%) JavaScript
17 74 (12.76%) .NET
18 69 (11.90%) Wireless
19 67 (11.55%) Mathematics
20 63 (10.86%) Embedded Systems
20 63 (10.86%) Algorithms
21 60 (10.34%) CSS
22 54 (9.31%) PHP
23 53 (9.14%) Device Driver
24 50 (8.62%) SQL
24 50 (8.62%) MySQL
25 45 (7.76%) Mentoring
26 44 (7.59%) Open Source
27 43 (7.41%) Android
27 43 (7.41%) Git (software)

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 19 (3.28%) Confluence
2 11 (1.90%) Node.js
2 11 (1.90%) OpenStack
3 9 (1.55%) Tomcat
4 8 (1.38%) Apache
5 6 (1.03%) IIS
5 6 (1.03%) CloudStack
5 6 (1.03%) WebSphere
6 5 (0.86%) JBoss
7 3 (0.52%) SAS
8 2 (0.34%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (1.38%) Simulink
2 4 (0.69%) MS Office
2 4 (0.69%) S-PLUS
2 4 (0.69%) TargetLink
3 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.34%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 2 (0.34%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.34%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 6 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.14%) SaaS
2 14 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (11.90%) Wireless
2 41 (7.07%) TCP/IP
3 38 (6.55%) Ethernet
4 36 (6.21%) ZigBee
5 30 (5.17%) Internet
6 21 (3.62%) Bluetooth
7 14 (2.41%) SAN
8 12 (2.07%) 802.15
9 11 (1.90%) LTE
10 10 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
10 10 (1.72%) iSCSI
10 10 (1.72%) 3G
11 9 (1.55%) HTTP
12 8 (1.38%) 4G
13 7 (1.21%) ICMP
13 7 (1.21%) Firewall
14 6 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (1.03%) 2G
14 6 (1.03%) Gigabit Ethernet
14 6 (1.03%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (8.62%) MySQL
2 25 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (3.79%) SQL Server
4 16 (2.76%) NoSQL
4 16 (2.76%) Relational Database
5 14 (2.41%) MongoDB
6 7 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (1.03%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.03%) DB2
7 6 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.03%) Oracle Database
8 5 (0.86%) Neo4j
8 5 (0.86%) CouchDB
8 5 (0.86%) MariaDB
9 3 (0.52%) Big Data
10 2 (0.34%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.34%) Firebird
11 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 43 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 35 (6.03%) Visual Studio
3 22 (3.79%) Eclipse
4 20 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 13 (2.24%) JIRA
6 11 (1.90%) Subversion
7 10 (1.72%) LabVIEW
8 8 (1.38%) Maven
8 8 (1.38%) Hudson
8 8 (1.38%) GCC
9 7 (1.21%) TeamCity
9 7 (1.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (1.03%) Ant
10 6 (1.03%) JUnit
10 6 (1.03%) Mercurial
10 6 (1.03%) Mockito
10 6 (1.03%) CruiseControl
10 6 (1.03%) Redmine
11 5 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (0.86%) Concordion
General
1 92 (15.86%) Electronics
2 37 (6.38%) Finance
3 35 (6.03%) Telecoms
4 34 (5.86%) Marketing
5 32 (5.52%) Manufacturing
6 21 (3.62%) Automotive
7 17 (2.93%) Multimedia
8 15 (2.59%) Banking
9 6 (1.03%) Games
10 5 (0.86%) Military
11 3 (0.52%) Retail
11 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.34%) German Language
12 2 (0.34%) Advertising
13 1 (0.17%) Publishing
13 1 (0.17%) Law
13 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.17%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 258 (44.48%) Software Engineer
2 141 (24.31%) Developer
3 61 (10.52%) Software Developer
4 60 (10.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 58 (10.00%) Graduate
6 42 (7.24%) Test Engineer
7 38 (6.55%) Author
7 38 (6.55%) Technical Author
8 34 (5.86%) C++ Developer
9 31 (5.34%) Web Developer
9 31 (5.34%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 30 (5.17%) Architect
11 28 (4.83%) Linux Engineer
12 24 (4.14%) Senior Software Engineer
13 23 (3.97%) Graduate Developer
14 22 (3.79%) Software Architect
15 21 (3.62%) Team Leader
16 20 (3.45%) Software Team Leader
17 19 (3.28%) C Developer
17 19 (3.28%) Senior Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (17.93%) HTML
2 74 (12.76%) .NET
3 60 (10.34%) CSS
4 43 (7.41%) XML
5 40 (6.90%) Web Services
6 28 (4.83%) jQuery
7 20 (3.45%) XSLT
8 16 (2.76%) HTML5
9 15 (2.59%) Hibernate
10 14 (2.41%) Ajax
11 12 (2.07%) Django
11 12 (2.07%) LAMP
12 11 (1.90%) Middleware
12 11 (1.90%) Spring
12 11 (1.90%) SOAP
13 10 (1.72%) Java EE
13 10 (1.72%) REST
14 9 (1.55%) Java SE
14 9 (1.55%) Ruby on Rails
14 9 (1.55%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 195 (33.62%) Computer Science
2 67 (11.55%) Mathematics
3 63 (10.86%) Embedded Systems
3 63 (10.86%) Algorithms
4 53 (9.14%) Device Driver
5 44 (7.59%) Open Source
6 30 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (4.83%) Cryptography
8 25 (4.31%) Physics
9 21 (3.62%) User Experience
10 18 (3.10%) Smart Meter
11 15 (2.59%) Management Information System
11 15 (2.59%) Data Structures
12 13 (2.24%) Verilog
12 13 (2.24%) PKI
13 11 (1.90%) Robotics
13 11 (1.90%) Mechatronics
14 10 (1.72%) Internet of Things
14 10 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (1.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 231 (39.83%) Linux
2 107 (18.45%) Windows
3 43 (7.41%) Android
4 41 (7.07%) Embedded Linux
5 36 (6.21%) UNIX
6 34 (5.86%) Apple iOS
7 18 (3.10%) Mac OS X
8 10 (1.72%) HPUX
9 9 (1.55%) Solaris
9 9 (1.55%) AIX
10 5 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.34%) Debian
11 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.17%) OpenWrt
12 1 (0.17%) Tizen
12 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (53.45%) Software Engineering
2 111 (19.14%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (13.79%) OO
4 45 (7.76%) Mentoring
5 37 (6.38%) Scrum
6 29 (5.00%) OOD
7 26 (4.48%) Information Security
8 25 (4.31%) Data Protection
9 23 (3.97%) Data Analysis
10 22 (3.79%) Software Architecture
10 22 (3.79%) Memory Management
11 21 (3.62%) Web Application Development
11 21 (3.62%) Multithreading
12 19 (3.28%) Content Management
12 19 (3.28%) Coaching
13 17 (2.93%) Penetration Testing
14 16 (2.76%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (2.76%) TDD
15 15 (2.59%) Web Development
16 13 (2.24%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 356 (61.38%) C++
2 260 (44.83%) Python
3 160 (27.59%) Java
4 124 (21.38%) C#
5 94 (16.21%) Perl
6 86 (14.83%) Embedded C
7 77 (13.28%) JavaScript
8 54 (9.31%) PHP
9 50 (8.62%) SQL
10 42 (7.24%) MATLAB
11 40 (6.90%) Embedded C++
12 35 (6.03%) Bash Shell
13 25 (4.31%) Assembly Language
14 24 (4.14%) Objective-C
15 20 (3.45%) Shell Script
16 16 (2.76%) Ruby
17 8 (1.38%) R
18 6 (1.03%) Golang
19 5 (0.86%) Haskell
20 2 (0.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 256 (44.14%) Degree
2 24 (4.14%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.72%) PhD
4 9 (1.55%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.86%) VCP4
7 2 (0.34%) MCSE
7 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.34%) MCP
7 2 (0.34%) CISSP
7 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.17%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (0.17%) GIAC
8 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.17%) HNC
8 1 (0.17%) HND
8 1 (0.17%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.28%) QA
2 6 (1.03%) ISO 9000
3 4 (0.69%) SLA
3 4 (0.69%) JSP 440
4 3 (0.52%) JTAG
5 1 (0.17%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.17%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (5.34%) Firmware
2 17 (2.93%) Xen
3 12 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.72%) XenServer
5 8 (1.38%) Active Directory
6 7 (1.21%) KVM
7 5 (0.86%) Docker
7 5 (0.86%) LXC
8 4 (0.69%) Squid
8 4 (0.69%) Varnish
9 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.17%) NFS
9 1 (0.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (0.86%) Mesos
2 1 (0.17%) Nessus
Vendors
1 26 (4.48%) Oracle
2 25 (4.31%) Atlassian
3 23 (3.97%) Microsoft
4 14 (2.41%) VMware
5 13 (2.24%) Perforce
6 10 (1.72%) Citrix
7 6 (1.03%) IBM
7 6 (1.03%) Synopsys
8 5 (0.86%) Pegasus
9 4 (0.69%) Rackspace
9 4 (0.69%) Coverity
10 3 (0.52%) ION Trading
10 3 (0.52%) Nokia
11 2 (0.34%) Sophos
11 2 (0.34%) ESRI
11 2 (0.34%) SAP
11 2 (0.34%) SolidWorks
11 2 (0.34%) Atmel
11 2 (0.34%) Lumension
12 1 (0.17%) Xamarin
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