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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 31 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs citing C 150 233 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.18% 9.42% 12.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.62% 15.96% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 124 181 247
Average salary £52,500 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,900 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 1460 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 56.94% 59.01% 62.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1079 1213 1260
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -4 129 £55,000 +37.50% 66
Peterborough -17 3 £22,500 -55.32% 1
Huntingdon -2 2 £50,000 +8.10%
St Neots - 1 £27,500 -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 275 (75.55%) C++
2 170 (46.70%) Software Engineering
3 154 (42.31%) Linux
4 142 (39.01%) Python
5 140 (38.46%) Degree
6 101 (27.75%) Computer Science
7 79 (21.70%) Java
8 78 (21.43%) C#
9 73 (20.05%) Perl
10 68 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
11 64 (17.58%) Embedded C
12 59 (16.21%) Windows
13 55 (15.11%) Mathematics
14 46 (12.64%) Electronics
15 43 (11.81%) Embedded C++
16 41 (11.26%) Algorithms
17 40 (10.99%) TCP/IP
17 40 (10.99%) Android
18 38 (10.44%) Physics
19 36 (9.89%) OO
20 34 (9.34%) UNIX
20 34 (9.34%) Scrum
20 34 (9.34%) Apple iOS
21 32 (8.79%) PhD
22 31 (8.52%) JavaScript
22 31 (8.52%) .NET
22 31 (8.52%) Wireless
23 29 (7.97%) Mentoring
24 28 (7.69%) SQL
24 28 (7.69%) Embedded Linux

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 8 (2.20%) Apache
2 4 (1.10%) DNN
3 2 (0.55%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (0.55%) Node.js
3 2 (0.55%) ArcGIS
3 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.55%) IIS
4 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (2.75%) MS Project
2 6 (1.65%) AutoCAD
2 6 (1.65%) Revit
2 6 (1.65%) MicroStation
2 6 (1.65%) Solid Edge
2 6 (1.65%) Siemens NX
2 6 (1.65%) PTC Creo
2 6 (1.65%) SOLIDWORKS
2 6 (1.65%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 4 (1.10%) Simulink
3 4 (1.10%) MS Office
3 4 (1.10%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.55%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.22%) SaaS
2 11 (3.02%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (10.99%) TCP/IP
2 31 (8.52%) Wireless
3 19 (5.22%) Internet
4 18 (4.95%) Bluetooth
5 15 (4.12%) Ethernet
6 14 (3.85%) Skype
7 11 (3.02%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (3.02%) HTTP
8 9 (2.47%) ZigBee
9 6 (1.65%) LTE
9 6 (1.65%) ICMP
10 5 (1.37%) 3G
10 5 (1.37%) SSL
11 4 (1.10%) 802.15
11 4 (1.10%) X.509
11 4 (1.10%) IGMP
11 4 (1.10%) RTSP
12 3 (0.82%) 4G
12 3 (0.82%) TETRA
12 3 (0.82%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.75%) Relational Database
2 6 (1.65%) MySQL
2 6 (1.65%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (0.82%) Firebird
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.27%) Big Data
6 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (3.02%) Eclipse
1 11 (3.02%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.65%) ClearCase
2 6 (1.65%) GCC
3 5 (1.37%) Selenium
3 5 (1.37%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.37%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.10%) JIRA
4 4 (1.10%) QADirector
4 4 (1.10%) LabVIEW
5 2 (0.55%) CruiseControl
5 2 (0.55%) FitNesse
5 2 (0.55%) GDB
5 2 (0.55%) Redmine
5 2 (0.55%) SCons
5 2 (0.55%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.55%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.27%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.27%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 46 (12.64%) Electronics
2 23 (6.32%) Manufacturing
3 21 (5.77%) Automotive
4 12 (3.30%) Finance
5 11 (3.02%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.02%) Multimedia
6 9 (2.47%) Marketing
7 3 (0.82%) Banking
8 2 (0.55%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.55%) Games
9 1 (0.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 130 (35.71%) Software Engineer
2 88 (24.18%) Developer
3 37 (10.16%) Software Developer
4 35 (9.62%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 25 (6.87%) C++ Developer
6 23 (6.32%) Senior Software Engineer
6 23 (6.32%) Graduate
7 17 (4.67%) C Developer
8 16 (4.40%) Software Manager
8 16 (4.40%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 16 (4.40%) Support Engineer
9 15 (4.12%) Project Manager
9 15 (4.12%) Team Leader
10 14 (3.85%) Python Developer
11 13 (3.57%) Senior Developer
11 13 (3.57%) Programmer
12 11 (3.02%) Security Engineer
13 10 (2.75%) Software Support Engineer
13 10 (2.75%) Embedded C Developer
13 10 (2.75%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (8.52%) .NET
2 19 (5.22%) HTML
3 13 (3.57%) XML
4 9 (2.47%) Web Services
5 8 (2.20%) CSS
6 6 (1.65%) STL
6 6 (1.65%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.65%) XSLT
6 6 (1.65%) REST
7 5 (1.37%) Ajax
7 5 (1.37%) SOAP
8 4 (1.10%) JSON
8 4 (1.10%) AngularJS
8 4 (1.10%) 802.1X
9 3 (0.82%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.82%) WCF
9 3 (0.82%) jQuery
9 3 (0.82%) Ext JS
9 3 (0.82%) Flash
9 3 (0.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 101 (27.75%) Computer Science
2 55 (15.11%) Mathematics
3 41 (11.26%) Algorithms
4 38 (10.44%) Physics
5 27 (7.42%) Device Driver
6 22 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
7 14 (3.85%) Cryptography
8 12 (3.30%) Robotics
8 12 (3.30%) CUDA
9 11 (3.02%) Mechatronics
9 11 (3.02%) Smartphone
9 11 (3.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 9 (2.47%) Management Information System
11 8 (2.20%) Visualisation
11 8 (2.20%) Internet of Things
12 7 (1.92%) Chemistry
12 7 (1.92%) GIS
12 7 (1.92%) Verilog
12 7 (1.92%) STB
Operating Systems
1 154 (42.31%) Linux
2 59 (16.21%) Windows
3 40 (10.99%) Android
4 34 (9.34%) UNIX
4 34 (9.34%) Apple iOS
5 28 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
6 15 (4.12%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.55%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.27%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.27%) Symbian OS
8 1 (0.27%) AIX
8 1 (0.27%) HPUX
8 1 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (46.70%) Software Engineering
2 68 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (9.89%) OO
4 34 (9.34%) Scrum
5 29 (7.97%) Mentoring
6 26 (7.14%) Project Management
6 26 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 25 (6.87%) Multithreading
8 22 (6.04%) OOD
9 21 (5.77%) Configuration Management
10 18 (4.95%) Time Management
11 17 (4.67%) SDLC
11 17 (4.67%) Signal Processing
12 14 (3.85%) Software Testing
12 14 (3.85%) PRINCE2
13 13 (3.57%) CAD
13 13 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (3.30%) Low Latency
14 12 (3.30%) Line Management
15 11 (3.02%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 275 (75.55%) C++
2 142 (39.01%) Python
3 79 (21.70%) Java
4 78 (21.43%) C#
5 73 (20.05%) Perl
6 64 (17.58%) Embedded C
7 43 (11.81%) Embedded C++
8 31 (8.52%) JavaScript
9 28 (7.69%) SQL
10 21 (5.77%) MATLAB
11 18 (4.95%) Bash Shell
12 16 (4.40%) Assembly Language
13 13 (3.57%) Shell Script
13 13 (3.57%) PHP
14 12 (3.30%) Fortran
14 12 (3.30%) Objective-C
15 10 (2.75%) Ruby
16 7 (1.92%) TTCN
17 4 (1.10%) R
18 3 (0.82%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 140 (38.46%) Degree
2 32 (8.79%) PhD
3 20 (5.49%) Security Cleared
4 11 (3.02%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.37%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.10%) APMP
7 4 (1.10%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.82%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.55%) HNC
9 2 (0.55%) HND
10 1 (0.27%) ISEB
10 1 (0.27%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.85%) QA
2 10 (2.75%) JTAG
3 5 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.55%) JSP 440
System Software
1 25 (6.87%) Firmware
2 11 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.75%) VirtualBox
3 10 (2.75%) Xen
4 4 (1.10%) Docker
4 4 (1.10%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.55%) iptables
5 2 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (0.55%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.27%) Puppet
2 1 (0.27%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.30%) Oracle
3 11 (3.02%) VMware
4 9 (2.47%) Autodesk
5 5 (1.37%) EMC
5 5 (1.37%) Google
6 4 (1.10%) Perforce
6 4 (1.10%) Lattice Semiconductor
7 3 (0.82%) Lauterbach
7 3 (0.82%) PTC
7 3 (0.82%) QNX
8 2 (0.55%) ESRI
8 2 (0.55%) SAP
8 2 (0.55%) Fujitsu
8 2 (0.55%) Sophos
8 2 (0.55%) Motorola
8 2 (0.55%) Coverity
8 2 (0.55%) Synopsys
8 2 (0.55%) Lumension
8 2 (0.55%) Rackspace
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