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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 20 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing C 244 212 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.73% 8.92% 10.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.58% 14.22% 16.82%
Number of salaries quoted 216 195 226
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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
1246 1491 1677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.90% 62.73% 62.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1079 1302 1487
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 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 27 March 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 March 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 +7 216 £45,000 +28.57% 53
Peterborough -6 5 £51,250 +2.50%
Huntingdon - 3 £62,500 -
St Neots - 2 £68,750 -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 379 (67.92%) C++
2 290 (51.97%) Software Engineering
3 263 (47.13%) Python
4 261 (46.77%) Degree
5 219 (39.25%) Linux
6 201 (36.02%) Computer Science
7 144 (25.81%) Java
8 117 (20.97%) C#
9 113 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
10 107 (19.18%) Windows
11 102 (18.28%) HTML
12 101 (18.10%) Perl
13 93 (16.67%) Electronics
14 84 (15.05%) JavaScript
15 79 (14.16%) Embedded C
16 76 (13.62%) OO
17 65 (11.65%) Wireless
17 65 (11.65%) Mathematics
18 63 (11.29%) Algorithms
19 61 (10.93%) .NET
20 58 (10.39%) CSS
21 56 (10.04%) PHP
22 55 (9.86%) Embedded Systems
23 54 (9.68%) Mentoring
24 53 (9.50%) SQL
25 47 (8.42%) MySQL
26 46 (8.24%) TCP/IP
27 44 (7.89%) MATLAB
27 44 (7.89%) Android
28 43 (7.71%) Device Driver

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 15 (2.69%) Confluence
1 15 (2.69%) Node.js
2 11 (1.97%) OpenStack
3 9 (1.61%) Apache
3 9 (1.61%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.08%) IIS
4 6 (1.08%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.08%) CloudStack
5 5 (0.90%) JBoss
6 3 (0.54%) SAS
7 2 (0.36%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.18%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (1.25%) Simulink
2 3 (0.54%) MS Office
2 3 (0.54%) S-PLUS
3 2 (0.36%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 2 (0.36%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.36%) Stateflow
4 1 (0.18%) TargetLink
4 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.76%) SaaS
2 18 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (11.65%) Wireless
2 46 (8.24%) TCP/IP
3 39 (6.99%) Internet
3 39 (6.99%) ZigBee
4 38 (6.81%) Ethernet
5 28 (5.02%) Bluetooth
6 14 (2.51%) HTTP
6 14 (2.51%) 802.15
7 11 (1.97%) SSL
7 11 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (1.43%) ICMP
8 8 (1.43%) SAN
8 8 (1.43%) LTE
9 7 (1.25%) Intranet
9 7 (1.25%) 3G
9 7 (1.25%) Firewall
10 6 (1.08%) Gigabit Ethernet
10 6 (1.08%) 3GPP
11 5 (0.90%) X.509
11 5 (0.90%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (8.42%) MySQL
2 25 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (3.94%) Relational Database
4 20 (3.58%) SQL Server
5 17 (3.05%) NoSQL
6 14 (2.51%) MongoDB
7 7 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (1.25%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.08%) DB2
8 6 (1.08%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.90%) CouchDB
9 5 (0.90%) MariaDB
9 5 (0.90%) Neo4j
10 3 (0.54%) Big Data
11 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.36%) Firebird
12 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 37 (6.63%) Git (software)
2 31 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 22 (3.94%) Eclipse
3 22 (3.94%) Jenkins
4 16 (2.87%) JIRA
5 11 (1.97%) Subversion
6 9 (1.61%) TeamCity
6 9 (1.61%) GCC
7 8 (1.43%) CruiseControl
7 8 (1.43%) LabVIEW
8 7 (1.25%) Hudson
9 6 (1.08%) Mercurial
9 6 (1.08%) Mockito
9 6 (1.08%) Redmine
9 6 (1.08%) SCons
9 6 (1.08%) Ant
9 6 (1.08%) JUnit
9 6 (1.08%) Maven
10 5 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (0.90%) Concordion
General
1 93 (16.67%) Electronics
2 32 (5.73%) Manufacturing
3 27 (4.84%) Marketing
4 25 (4.48%) Finance
5 23 (4.12%) Telecoms
6 18 (3.23%) Automotive
7 17 (3.05%) Multimedia
8 12 (2.15%) Banking
9 6 (1.08%) Games
10 5 (0.90%) Military
11 3 (0.54%) Retail
12 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.36%) German Language
12 2 (0.36%) Advertising
13 1 (0.18%) Publishing
13 1 (0.18%) Law
13 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 246 (44.09%) Software Engineer
2 141 (25.27%) Developer
3 66 (11.83%) Software Developer
4 60 (10.75%) Graduate
5 59 (10.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 40 (7.17%) C++ Developer
7 37 (6.63%) Test Engineer
8 35 (6.27%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 34 (6.09%) Author
9 34 (6.09%) Technical Author
9 34 (6.09%) Web Developer
10 28 (5.02%) Team Leader
11 26 (4.66%) Software Team Leader
12 24 (4.30%) Architect
13 23 (4.12%) Linux Engineer
14 21 (3.76%) Graduate Developer
15 19 (3.41%) Senior Technical Author
15 19 (3.41%) C Developer
15 19 (3.41%) Programmer
16 18 (3.23%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (18.28%) HTML
2 61 (10.93%) .NET
3 58 (10.39%) CSS
4 42 (7.53%) XML
5 41 (7.35%) Web Services
6 28 (5.02%) jQuery
7 20 (3.58%) XSLT
8 19 (3.41%) Ajax
9 18 (3.23%) HTML5
10 17 (3.05%) REST
11 15 (2.69%) JSON
12 14 (2.51%) LAMP
13 13 (2.33%) Django
14 11 (1.97%) Hibernate
14 11 (1.97%) Spring
14 11 (1.97%) SOAP
15 9 (1.61%) XHTML
15 9 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
15 9 (1.61%) Java SE
16 8 (1.43%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 201 (36.02%) Computer Science
2 65 (11.65%) Mathematics
3 63 (11.29%) Algorithms
4 55 (9.86%) Embedded Systems
5 43 (7.71%) Device Driver
6 39 (6.99%) Open Source
7 31 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (5.38%) Cryptography
9 20 (3.58%) Physics
9 20 (3.58%) User Experience
10 15 (2.69%) Mechatronics
10 15 (2.69%) Smart Meter
10 15 (2.69%) Management Information System
11 14 (2.51%) Verilog
11 14 (2.51%) Robotics
11 14 (2.51%) Internet of Things
12 13 (2.33%) PKI
13 12 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (2.15%) Data Structures
14 9 (1.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 219 (39.25%) Linux
2 107 (19.18%) Windows
3 44 (7.89%) Android
4 41 (7.35%) UNIX
5 39 (6.99%) Embedded Linux
6 34 (6.09%) Apple iOS
7 17 (3.05%) Mac OS X
8 9 (1.61%) AIX
8 9 (1.61%) HPUX
8 9 (1.61%) Solaris
9 5 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.18%) OpenWrt
11 1 (0.18%) Tizen
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (51.97%) Software Engineering
2 113 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (13.62%) OO
4 54 (9.68%) Mentoring
5 40 (7.17%) Scrum
6 33 (5.91%) OOD
7 27 (4.84%) Information Security
8 26 (4.66%) Data Analysis
9 25 (4.48%) Line Management
9 25 (4.48%) Data Protection
10 21 (3.76%) Web Application Development
10 21 (3.76%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (3.41%) Multithreading
11 19 (3.41%) Content Management
11 19 (3.41%) Coaching
12 18 (3.23%) Software Architecture
12 18 (3.23%) Penetration Testing
13 17 (3.05%) TDD
13 17 (3.05%) Test Automation
14 15 (2.69%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 379 (67.92%) C++
2 263 (47.13%) Python
3 144 (25.81%) Java
4 117 (20.97%) C#
5 101 (18.10%) Perl
6 84 (15.05%) JavaScript
7 79 (14.16%) Embedded C
8 56 (10.04%) PHP
9 53 (9.50%) SQL
10 44 (7.89%) MATLAB
11 43 (7.71%) Embedded C++
12 35 (6.27%) Bash Shell
13 24 (4.30%) Assembly Language
14 22 (3.94%) Objective-C
15 21 (3.76%) Shell Script
16 17 (3.05%) Ruby
17 8 (1.43%) R
17 8 (1.43%) Golang
18 5 (0.90%) Haskell
19 2 (0.36%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 261 (46.77%) Degree
2 23 (4.12%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.79%) PhD
4 6 (1.08%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.36%) MCSE
6 2 (0.36%) MCP
6 2 (0.36%) CISSP
6 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.36%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.18%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (0.18%) GIAC
7 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.18%) HNC
7 1 (0.18%) HND
7 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.18%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.41%) QA
2 6 (1.08%) ISO 9000
3 4 (0.72%) SLA
4 3 (0.54%) JSP 440
4 3 (0.54%) JTAG
5 1 (0.18%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.18%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (5.20%) Firmware
2 12 (2.15%) Xen
3 7 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.25%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.25%) KVM
3 7 (1.25%) Docker
4 6 (1.08%) XenServer
5 5 (0.90%) LXC
5 5 (0.90%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 4 (0.72%) Varnish
6 4 (0.72%) Squid
7 2 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.36%) iptables
8 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (0.90%) Mesos
2 2 (0.36%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.18%) Nessus
3 1 (0.18%) Pacemaker
Vendors
1 25 (4.48%) Microsoft
2 24 (4.30%) Oracle
3 21 (3.76%) Atlassian
4 14 (2.51%) Perforce
5 9 (1.61%) VMware
6 7 (1.25%) Synopsys
7 6 (1.08%) IBM
7 6 (1.08%) Coverity
7 6 (1.08%) Citrix
8 5 (0.90%) Pegasus
9 4 (0.72%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.54%) Nokia
10 3 (0.54%) ION Trading
11 2 (0.36%) SolidWorks
11 2 (0.36%) Atmel
12 1 (0.18%) Lumension
12 1 (0.18%) Altera
12 1 (0.18%) Qualys
12 1 (0.18%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.18%) GFI Software
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