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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 21 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing C 229 291 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 9.07% 12.81% 11.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.34% 20.82% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 174 249 298
Average salary £40,000 £42,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.43% +0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1493 1398 1931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 59.15% 61.53% 66.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1241 1712
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -4 191 £40,000 -11.11% 61
Peterborough +6 15 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Huntingdon - 1 £47,500 -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 276 (64.49%) C++
2 226 (52.80%) Software Engineering
3 172 (40.19%) Degree
4 164 (38.32%) Java
5 163 (38.08%) Linux
6 156 (36.45%) Python
7 113 (26.40%) Computer Science
8 104 (24.30%) C#
9 72 (16.82%) Mathematics
10 71 (16.59%) Windows
11 68 (15.89%) Embedded C
12 65 (15.19%) HTML
13 60 (14.02%) Perl
14 59 (13.79%) Wireless
15 58 (13.55%) OO
16 57 (13.32%) Electronics
17 55 (12.85%) Agile Software Development
18 50 (11.68%) .NET
19 49 (11.45%) Firmware
20 45 (10.51%) JavaScript
21 44 (10.28%) UNIX
22 43 (10.05%) Physics
22 43 (10.05%) Embedded Systems
23 42 (9.81%) PhD
23 42 (9.81%) Device Driver
24 41 (9.58%) CSS
25 40 (9.35%) Manufacturing
26 39 (9.11%) Multithreading
27 37 (8.64%) Scrum
28 35 (8.18%) Ethernet

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 18 (4.21%) Confluence
2 13 (3.04%) Apache
3 9 (2.10%) CloudStack
3 9 (2.10%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.47%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.23%) MediaWiki
5 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.23%) CMS
5 1 (0.23%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.23%) SAS
5 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (3.27%) Simulink
2 5 (1.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.17%) MS Project
3 3 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.70%) MS Office
3 3 (0.70%) Stateflow
4 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) TargetLink
5 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.21%) SaaS
2 3 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.23%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 59 (13.79%) Wireless
2 35 (8.18%) Ethernet
3 32 (7.48%) TCP/IP
4 21 (4.91%) Internet
5 19 (4.44%) HTTP
6 17 (3.97%) IGMP
7 16 (3.74%) RTSP
8 13 (3.04%) Bluetooth
9 12 (2.80%) GSM
9 12 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (2.57%) 3G
11 9 (2.10%) LTE
11 9 (2.10%) NAS
12 8 (1.87%) RTP
12 8 (1.87%) SSH
12 8 (1.87%) ZigBee
13 6 (1.40%) 802.11
13 6 (1.40%) SAN
13 6 (1.40%) SNMP
13 6 (1.40%) UWB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.27%) MySQL
2 7 (1.64%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.40%) Hadoop
4 5 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (0.70%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.47%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.23%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.23%) Big Data
7 1 (0.23%) Firebird
7 1 (0.23%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 23 (5.37%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.44%) Visual Studio
3 9 (2.10%) Subversion
4 8 (1.87%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.64%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.40%) Maven
7 5 (1.17%) Bugzilla
7 5 (1.17%) Ant
8 4 (0.93%) CruiseControl
8 4 (0.93%) CMake
8 4 (0.93%) Hudson
8 4 (0.93%) Valgrind
8 4 (0.93%) CppUnit
9 3 (0.70%) JUnit
10 2 (0.47%) Redmine
10 2 (0.47%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (0.47%) SCons
10 2 (0.47%) GCC
11 1 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.23%) Mercurial
General
1 57 (13.32%) Electronics
2 40 (9.35%) Manufacturing
3 35 (8.18%) Marketing
4 28 (6.54%) Multimedia
5 26 (6.07%) Telecoms
6 14 (3.27%) Finance
7 13 (3.04%) Automotive
8 7 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.17%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.70%) Military
10 3 (0.70%) Advertising
11 2 (0.47%) Games
12 1 (0.23%) French Language
12 1 (0.23%) German Language
12 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.23%) Japanese Language
12 1 (0.23%) Law
12 1 (0.23%) Publishing
12 1 (0.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 192 (44.86%) Software Engineer
2 82 (19.16%) Developer
3 47 (10.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 34 (7.94%) Senior Software Engineer
5 24 (5.61%) Software Developer
6 23 (5.37%) Test Engineer
7 22 (5.14%) Author
7 22 (5.14%) Technical Author
8 21 (4.91%) C Developer
9 19 (4.44%) Graduate
10 17 (3.97%) Real Time Software Engineer
10 17 (3.97%) Real Time Engineer
11 15 (3.50%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
11 15 (3.50%) Linux Engineer
12 14 (3.27%) Embedded C Developer
12 14 (3.27%) Development Engineer
13 13 (3.04%) Software Test Engineer
14 12 (2.80%) Junior
15 11 (2.57%) C++ Developer
15 11 (2.57%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (15.19%) HTML
2 50 (11.68%) .NET
3 41 (9.58%) CSS
4 29 (6.78%) XML
5 13 (3.04%) Ajax
6 12 (2.80%) Qt
7 11 (2.57%) ASP.NET
8 9 (2.10%) Web Services
9 8 (1.87%) XSL
10 7 (1.64%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 7 (1.64%) STL
10 7 (1.64%) Flash
10 7 (1.64%) Middleware
11 6 (1.40%) HTML5
12 5 (1.17%) Symfony
12 5 (1.17%) ActiveMQ
12 5 (1.17%) POSIX
12 5 (1.17%) JCE
13 4 (0.93%) J2EE
13 4 (0.93%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 113 (26.40%) Computer Science
2 72 (16.82%) Mathematics
3 49 (11.45%) Firmware
4 43 (10.05%) Physics
4 43 (10.05%) Embedded Systems
5 42 (9.81%) Device Driver
6 33 (7.71%) Open Source
7 25 (5.84%) MPEG
8 24 (5.61%) Streaming Video
9 20 (4.67%) PKI
9 20 (4.67%) Cryptography
10 19 (4.44%) IPTV
11 17 (3.97%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 15 (3.50%) STB
12 15 (3.50%) ASIC
13 14 (3.27%) Statistics
14 13 (3.04%) Management Information System
15 12 (2.80%) VHDL
16 11 (2.57%) Visualisation
17 10 (2.34%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 163 (38.08%) Linux
2 71 (16.59%) Windows
3 44 (10.28%) UNIX
4 27 (6.31%) Embedded Linux
5 20 (4.67%) Apple iOS
5 20 (4.67%) Android
6 11 (2.57%) Mac OS X
7 10 (2.34%) Solaris
8 6 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.17%) AIX
9 5 (1.17%) HPUX
10 4 (0.93%) Debian
11 3 (0.70%) Windows CE
12 2 (0.47%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.47%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (52.80%) Software Engineering
2 58 (13.55%) OO
3 55 (12.85%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (9.11%) Multithreading
5 37 (8.64%) Scrum
6 33 (7.71%) Configuration Management
7 32 (7.48%) Signal Processing
8 25 (5.84%) Software Architecture
9 23 (5.37%) Automated Testing
10 21 (4.91%) OOD
10 21 (4.91%) Machine Learning
11 19 (4.44%) Project Management
12 17 (3.97%) Bioinformatics
12 17 (3.97%) Information Security
13 15 (3.50%) TDD
13 15 (3.50%) UML
14 14 (3.27%) Integration Testing
14 14 (3.27%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (3.27%) Product Management
15 12 (2.80%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 276 (64.49%) C++
2 164 (38.32%) Java
3 156 (36.45%) Python
4 104 (24.30%) C#
5 68 (15.89%) Embedded C
6 60 (14.02%) Perl
7 45 (10.51%) JavaScript
8 32 (7.48%) Assembly Language
9 29 (6.78%) MATLAB
10 26 (6.07%) SQL
11 25 (5.84%) PHP
12 23 (5.37%) Bash Shell
13 19 (4.44%) Embedded C++
14 17 (3.97%) Objective-C
15 16 (3.74%) Ruby
16 12 (2.80%) R
17 11 (2.57%) PowerShell
18 5 (1.17%) Haskell
18 5 (1.17%) Scala
18 5 (1.17%) Golang
Qualifications
1 172 (40.19%) Degree
2 42 (9.81%) PhD
3 18 (4.21%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.10%) CISSP
5 6 (1.40%) Postgraduate
6 5 (1.17%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.17%) ISEB
7 3 (0.70%) CEH
7 3 (0.70%) CISMP
8 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) APMP
8 1 (0.23%) CSSLP
8 1 (0.23%) ISACA
8 1 (0.23%) CISA
8 1 (0.23%) QiCA
8 1 (0.23%) GIAC
8 1 (0.23%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.37%) JTAG
1 23 (5.37%) QA
2 9 (2.10%) ISO 9000
3 3 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.47%) SLA
5 1 (0.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (1.64%) KVM
2 3 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.23%) vSphere
3 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (5.61%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.21%) Atlassian
3 8 (1.87%) Perforce
4 7 (1.64%) Oracle
5 6 (1.40%) HP
6 5 (1.17%) 3PAR
6 5 (1.17%) CA
7 4 (0.93%) MKS
7 4 (0.93%) Coverity
7 4 (0.93%) Synopsys
8 3 (0.70%) VMware
8 3 (0.70%) EMC
8 3 (0.70%) Apple
9 2 (0.47%) MathWorks
9 2 (0.47%) Lotus
9 2 (0.47%) Symbian
9 2 (0.47%) QNX
9 2 (0.47%) Wind River
10 1 (0.23%) Google
10 1 (0.23%) Tableau
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