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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 17 17 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing C 313 266 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.52% 11.94% 12.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.06% 20.49% 18.58%
Number of salaries quoted 221 242 283
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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
1486 1298 1991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.44% 58.28% 67.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1202 1111 1703
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,550 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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 +1 290 £45,000 +5.88% 85
Peterborough -7 7 £50,155 +122.91% 3
Huntingdon - 2 £46,250 -
St Neots - 1 £27,500 -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

1 305 (56.27%) C++
2 300 (55.35%) Software Engineering
3 246 (45.39%) Python
4 226 (41.70%) Degree
5 203 (37.45%) Linux
6 188 (34.69%) Java
7 148 (27.31%) Computer Science
8 133 (24.54%) C#
9 112 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
10 97 (17.90%) HTML
11 95 (17.53%) Windows
12 85 (15.68%) Embedded C
13 84 (15.50%) Perl
14 81 (14.94%) Mathematics
15 78 (14.39%) Algorithms
16 69 (12.73%) Electronics
17 68 (12.55%) OO
18 66 (12.18%) .NET
19 65 (11.99%) Wireless
20 62 (11.44%) CSS
21 57 (10.52%) JavaScript
22 54 (9.96%) Device Driver
23 53 (9.78%) Embedded Systems
24 51 (9.41%) Marketing
25 49 (9.04%) UNIX
26 48 (8.86%) Telecoms
27 45 (8.30%) Mentoring
28 44 (8.12%) Open Source
29 43 (7.93%) TCP/IP
30 40 (7.38%) MATLAB

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 25 (4.61%) Confluence
2 11 (2.03%) OpenStack
2 11 (2.03%) CloudStack
3 8 (1.48%) Apache
4 6 (1.11%) Node.js
5 4 (0.74%) SAS
6 3 (0.55%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.37%) IIS
8 1 (0.18%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.18%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 19 (3.51%) Simulink
2 8 (1.48%) MS Excel
3 5 (0.92%) Stateflow
3 5 (0.92%) TargetLink
4 4 (0.74%) MS Office
4 4 (0.74%) S-PLUS
5 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.18%) MS Project
6 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.66%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.18%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.80%) SaaS
2 6 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (11.99%) Wireless
2 43 (7.93%) TCP/IP
3 33 (6.09%) Ethernet
4 30 (5.54%) Internet
5 25 (4.61%) ZigBee
6 19 (3.51%) 3G
6 19 (3.51%) GSM
7 17 (3.14%) SAN
7 17 (3.14%) LTE
8 13 (2.40%) NAS
8 13 (2.40%) iSCSI
9 12 (2.21%) 4G
9 12 (2.21%) 2G
10 11 (2.03%) 802.15
11 10 (1.85%) UMTS
12 9 (1.66%) Bluetooth
12 9 (1.66%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (1.66%) Gigabit Ethernet
13 8 (1.48%) SNMP
13 8 (1.48%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.83%) MySQL
2 16 (2.95%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (2.03%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.29%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.11%) Hadoop
6 6 (1.11%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.37%) Firebird
9 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.18%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 32 (5.90%) Visual Studio
2 28 (5.17%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.14%) Eclipse
4 10 (1.85%) LabVIEW
5 7 (1.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (1.29%) Maven
5 7 (1.29%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.74%) Valgrind
6 4 (0.74%) Hudson
6 4 (0.74%) JIRA
6 4 (0.74%) Subversion
6 4 (0.74%) CppUnit
7 3 (0.55%) Ant
7 3 (0.55%) Bugzilla
7 3 (0.55%) CruiseControl
7 3 (0.55%) GCC
7 3 (0.55%) CMake
8 2 (0.37%) Redmine
8 2 (0.37%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.37%) JUnit
General
1 69 (12.73%) Electronics
2 51 (9.41%) Marketing
3 48 (8.86%) Telecoms
4 36 (6.64%) Finance
5 34 (6.27%) Manufacturing
6 22 (4.06%) Automotive
7 20 (3.69%) Multimedia
8 10 (1.85%) Banking
9 8 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.48%) Military
10 6 (1.11%) Advertising
11 2 (0.37%) Law
12 1 (0.18%) Games
12 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.18%) French Language
12 1 (0.18%) German Language
12 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 234 (43.17%) Software Engineer
2 102 (18.82%) Developer
3 56 (10.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 42 (7.75%) Test Engineer
5 40 (7.38%) Software Developer
6 39 (7.20%) Author
6 39 (7.20%) Technical Author
7 35 (6.46%) Graduate
8 34 (6.27%) Senior Software Engineer
9 24 (4.43%) Architect
10 22 (4.06%) Software Architect
10 22 (4.06%) Linux Engineer
11 18 (3.32%) Senior Developer
12 16 (2.95%) Web Developer
12 16 (2.95%) Software Test Engineer
12 16 (2.95%) Graduate Developer
12 16 (2.95%) Development Engineer
13 15 (2.77%) Principal Engineer
13 15 (2.77%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 14 (2.58%) Senior Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (17.90%) HTML
2 66 (12.18%) .NET
3 62 (11.44%) CSS
4 37 (6.83%) XML
5 19 (3.51%) jQuery
6 18 (3.32%) Web Services
7 14 (2.58%) XSLT
8 12 (2.21%) Middleware
9 11 (2.03%) Qt
9 11 (2.03%) ASP.NET
10 9 (1.66%) JCE
10 9 (1.66%) Ruby on Rails
11 8 (1.48%) Ajax
11 8 (1.48%) J2EE
11 8 (1.48%) XSL
11 8 (1.48%) HTML5
12 6 (1.11%) Django
12 6 (1.11%) GTK+
12 6 (1.11%) STL
12 6 (1.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 148 (27.31%) Computer Science
2 81 (14.94%) Mathematics
3 78 (14.39%) Algorithms
4 54 (9.96%) Device Driver
5 53 (9.78%) Embedded Systems
6 44 (8.12%) Open Source
7 36 (6.64%) Cryptography
8 34 (6.27%) Physics
9 30 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
10 26 (4.80%) User Experience
11 22 (4.06%) PKI
12 16 (2.95%) Smart Meter
13 14 (2.58%) Management Information System
14 13 (2.40%) Data Structures
15 12 (2.21%) Visualisation
16 10 (1.85%) Smartphone
17 9 (1.66%) Statistics
17 9 (1.66%) STB
18 8 (1.48%) MPEG
19 7 (1.29%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 203 (37.45%) Linux
2 95 (17.53%) Windows
3 49 (9.04%) UNIX
4 40 (7.38%) Embedded Linux
5 24 (4.43%) Apple iOS
6 21 (3.87%) Android
7 12 (2.21%) HPUX
7 12 (2.21%) Solaris
7 12 (2.21%) Mac OS X
8 11 (2.03%) AIX
9 5 (0.92%) Debian
10 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.18%) Tizen
11 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (55.35%) Software Engineering
2 112 (20.66%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (12.55%) OO
4 45 (8.30%) Mentoring
5 38 (7.01%) Scrum
6 32 (5.90%) Information Security
7 28 (5.17%) Software Architecture
8 26 (4.80%) Data Protection
9 24 (4.43%) Configuration Management
10 23 (4.24%) Signal Processing
11 22 (4.06%) Multithreading
12 20 (3.69%) Product Management
12 20 (3.69%) Automated Testing
13 18 (3.32%) Memory Management
14 17 (3.14%) TDD
15 14 (2.58%) Data Analysis
15 14 (2.58%) Bioinformatics
15 14 (2.58%) Content Management
15 14 (2.58%) Integration Testing
15 14 (2.58%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 305 (56.27%) C++
2 246 (45.39%) Python
3 188 (34.69%) Java
4 133 (24.54%) C#
5 85 (15.68%) Embedded C
6 84 (15.50%) Perl
7 57 (10.52%) JavaScript
8 40 (7.38%) SQL
8 40 (7.38%) MATLAB
9 29 (5.35%) PHP
10 28 (5.17%) Bash Shell
11 21 (3.87%) Embedded C++
12 18 (3.32%) Objective-C
13 17 (3.14%) Assembly Language
14 15 (2.77%) Ruby
15 14 (2.58%) R
16 13 (2.40%) PowerShell
17 11 (2.03%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.74%) Scala
18 4 (0.74%) Golang
Qualifications
1 226 (41.70%) Degree
2 31 (5.72%) Security Cleared
3 28 (5.17%) PhD
4 10 (1.85%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.29%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.11%) CISSP
7 5 (0.92%) Postgraduate
7 5 (0.92%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.74%) ISEB
9 3 (0.55%) CEH
9 3 (0.55%) CISMP
9 3 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.37%) HNC
10 2 (0.37%) HND
10 2 (0.37%) APMP
11 1 (0.18%) ISACA
11 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.18%) CISA
11 1 (0.18%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.98%) QA
2 11 (2.03%) ISO 9000
3 6 (1.11%) SLA
3 6 (1.11%) JTAG
4 4 (0.74%) JSP 440
4 4 (0.74%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 33 (6.09%) Firmware
2 14 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.21%) Xen
4 10 (1.85%) XenServer
5 6 (1.11%) KVM
6 5 (0.92%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.18%) NFS
7 1 (0.18%) Samba
7 1 (0.18%) vSphere
7 1 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 27 (4.98%) Atlassian
2 25 (4.61%) Microsoft
3 18 (3.32%) Oracle
4 14 (2.58%) VMware
5 10 (1.85%) Citrix
6 7 (1.29%) HP
7 6 (1.11%) Perforce
8 5 (0.92%) 3PAR
9 4 (0.74%) Coverity
9 4 (0.74%) Synopsys
10 3 (0.55%) ION Trading
10 3 (0.55%) EMC
10 3 (0.55%) Nokia
10 3 (0.55%) ESRI
10 3 (0.55%) MKS
11 2 (0.37%) Cisco
11 2 (0.37%) Apple
11 2 (0.37%) Quark
11 2 (0.37%) Sophos
11 2 (0.37%) Lumension
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