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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 29 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Permanent jobs citing C 151 206 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.09% 8.33% 11.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.67% 14.03% 19.20%
Number of salaries quoted 121 163 244
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £68,500
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
1192 1468 1474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 55.94% 59.39% 62.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1059 1237 1328
Average salary £43,250 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 August 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 August 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 -3 116 £50,000 +25.00% 56
Peterborough -7 9 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Huntingdon - 2 £20,000 -
St Neots - 2 £27,500 -
C
East of England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 314 (80.10%) C++
2 186 (47.45%) Software Engineering
3 175 (44.64%) Python
4 168 (42.86%) Linux
5 167 (42.60%) Degree
6 134 (34.18%) Computer Science
7 104 (26.53%) Java
8 87 (22.19%) Agile Software Development
9 85 (21.68%) Perl
10 80 (20.41%) C#
11 69 (17.60%) Windows
12 67 (17.09%) Electronics
13 61 (15.56%) OO
13 61 (15.56%) Embedded C
14 57 (14.54%) Mathematics
15 51 (13.01%) Algorithms
16 47 (11.99%) Embedded C++
16 47 (11.99%) JavaScript
17 45 (11.48%) Android
18 40 (10.20%) Mentoring
18 40 (10.20%) TCP/IP
19 39 (9.95%) HTML
19 39 (9.95%) Physics
20 38 (9.69%) Apple iOS
21 37 (9.44%) .NET
21 37 (9.44%) Scrum
22 35 (8.93%) SQL
23 33 (8.42%) UNIX
23 33 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
24 32 (8.16%) OOD

C
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 9 (2.30%) Apache
2 6 (1.53%) Node.js
2 6 (1.53%) OpenStack
3 4 (1.02%) DNN
3 4 (1.02%) IIS
4 3 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (0.77%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.51%) ArcGIS
5 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.51%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (0.51%) Confluence
5 2 (0.51%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (2.30%) MS Project
2 6 (1.53%) AutoCAD
2 6 (1.53%) SOLIDWORKS
2 6 (1.53%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 6 (1.53%) Revit
2 6 (1.53%) MicroStation
2 6 (1.53%) Solid Edge
2 6 (1.53%) Siemens NX
2 6 (1.53%) PTC Creo
3 3 (0.77%) MS Office
4 2 (0.51%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.38%) SaaS
2 17 (4.34%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (10.20%) TCP/IP
2 26 (6.63%) Wireless
3 25 (6.38%) Internet
4 17 (4.34%) Ethernet
4 17 (4.34%) Bluetooth
5 14 (3.57%) HTTP
5 14 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
5 14 (3.57%) ZigBee
6 13 (3.32%) Skype
7 8 (2.04%) ICMP
8 7 (1.79%) SSL
8 7 (1.79%) LTE
9 6 (1.53%) 3G
10 5 (1.28%) 802.15
10 5 (1.28%) X.509
10 5 (1.28%) WAN
11 4 (1.02%) 3GPP
11 4 (1.02%) IGMP
11 4 (1.02%) RTSP
12 3 (0.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.59%) Relational Database
2 12 (3.06%) MySQL
3 6 (1.53%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.02%) RDBMS
5 4 (1.02%) Neo4j
5 4 (1.02%) MariaDB
5 4 (1.02%) CouchDB
5 4 (1.02%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (0.77%) Firebird
6 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (4.08%) Eclipse
2 12 (3.06%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.55%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.79%) Selenium
4 7 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.53%) GCC
5 6 (1.53%) QADirector
6 5 (1.28%) JIRA
6 5 (1.28%) ClearCase
7 4 (1.02%) Subversion
7 4 (1.02%) LabVIEW
7 4 (1.02%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.77%) SCons
8 3 (0.77%) CruiseControl
8 3 (0.77%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.51%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.51%) GDB
9 2 (0.51%) Redmine
10 1 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.26%) WebDriver
General
1 67 (17.09%) Electronics
2 26 (6.63%) Manufacturing
3 21 (5.36%) Automotive
4 12 (3.06%) Multimedia
5 10 (2.55%) Marketing
6 7 (1.79%) Finance
7 6 (1.53%) Games
8 4 (1.02%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.77%) Banking
10 2 (0.51%) Retail
10 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 149 (38.01%) Software Engineer
2 102 (26.02%) Developer
3 50 (12.76%) Software Developer
4 37 (9.44%) Graduate
5 34 (8.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 31 (7.91%) C++ Developer
7 29 (7.40%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 21 (5.36%) Team Leader
9 19 (4.85%) Programmer
10 18 (4.59%) Support Engineer
10 18 (4.59%) Senior Software Engineer
11 17 (4.34%) C Developer
12 16 (4.08%) Software Manager
13 15 (3.83%) Senior Developer
14 14 (3.57%) Project Manager
15 13 (3.32%) Author
15 13 (3.32%) Technical Author
15 13 (3.32%) C# Software Engineer
15 13 (3.32%) Software Team Leader
15 13 (3.32%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (9.95%) HTML
2 37 (9.44%) .NET
3 24 (6.12%) XML
4 22 (5.61%) Web Services
5 13 (3.32%) CSS
6 12 (3.06%) Ajax
6 12 (3.06%) JSON
7 11 (2.81%) HTML5
7 11 (2.81%) XSLT
7 11 (2.81%) REST
8 6 (1.53%) STL
9 5 (1.28%) SOAP
9 5 (1.28%) LAMP
9 5 (1.28%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.28%) 802.1X
10 4 (1.02%) jQuery
10 4 (1.02%) POSIX
11 3 (0.77%) Flash
11 3 (0.77%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.77%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 134 (34.18%) Computer Science
2 57 (14.54%) Mathematics
3 51 (13.01%) Algorithms
4 39 (9.95%) Physics
5 33 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (5.87%) Embedded Systems
7 19 (4.85%) Device Driver
8 18 (4.59%) Cryptography
9 17 (4.34%) Robotics
10 16 (4.08%) Mechatronics
11 13 (3.32%) Management Information System
12 12 (3.06%) CUDA
13 11 (2.81%) Internet of Things
13 11 (2.81%) Smartphone
14 9 (2.30%) Statistics
14 9 (2.30%) Informatics
14 9 (2.30%) Visualisation
14 9 (2.30%) Verilog
15 8 (2.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 7 (1.79%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 168 (42.86%) Linux
2 69 (17.60%) Windows
3 45 (11.48%) Android
4 38 (9.69%) Apple iOS
5 33 (8.42%) UNIX
6 25 (6.38%) Embedded Linux
7 12 (3.06%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.51%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.26%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.26%) Symbian OS
10 1 (0.26%) AIX
10 1 (0.26%) HPUX
10 1 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (47.45%) Software Engineering
2 87 (22.19%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (15.56%) OO
4 40 (10.20%) Mentoring
5 37 (9.44%) Scrum
6 32 (8.16%) OOD
7 29 (7.40%) Test Scripting
8 25 (6.38%) Project Management
9 22 (5.61%) Line Management
10 21 (5.36%) Multithreading
11 19 (4.85%) Data Analysis
12 17 (4.34%) Time Management
13 14 (3.57%) Test Automation
13 14 (3.57%) Configuration Management
13 14 (3.57%) Coaching
14 13 (3.32%) Open Source
14 13 (3.32%) Automated Testing
15 12 (3.06%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (3.06%) CAD
15 12 (3.06%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 314 (80.10%) C++
2 175 (44.64%) Python
3 104 (26.53%) Java
4 85 (21.68%) Perl
5 80 (20.41%) C#
6 61 (15.56%) Embedded C
7 47 (11.99%) Embedded C++
7 47 (11.99%) JavaScript
8 35 (8.93%) SQL
9 29 (7.40%) MATLAB
10 22 (5.61%) PHP
10 22 (5.61%) Bash Shell
11 16 (4.08%) Assembly Language
12 13 (3.32%) Objective-C
12 13 (3.32%) Ruby
13 12 (3.06%) Shell Script
14 9 (2.30%) Fortran
15 7 (1.79%) R
15 7 (1.79%) Go
16 4 (1.02%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 167 (42.60%) Degree
2 20 (5.10%) PhD
3 14 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 9 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (1.28%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.02%) Postgraduate
7 3 (0.77%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.77%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.77%) APMP
7 3 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.51%) MCSE
8 2 (0.51%) MCP
8 2 (0.51%) HNC
8 2 (0.51%) HND
9 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.26%) Security+ Certification
9 1 (0.26%) GIAC
9 1 (0.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.34%) QA
2 5 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.02%) JTAG
4 2 (0.51%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 22 (5.61%) Firmware
2 14 (3.57%) Xen
3 11 (2.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.55%) VirtualBox
5 8 (2.04%) Docker
6 6 (1.53%) Active Directory
7 5 (1.28%) KVM
8 4 (1.02%) LXC
8 4 (1.02%) Slurm Workload Manager
9 2 (0.51%) iptables
9 2 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.26%) Varnish
10 1 (0.26%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (1.02%) Mesos
2 2 (0.51%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.26%) Nessus
3 1 (0.26%) Puppet
3 1 (0.26%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (3.32%) Microsoft
1 13 (3.32%) VMware
2 12 (3.06%) Oracle
3 10 (2.55%) Autodesk
4 6 (1.53%) EMC
4 6 (1.53%) Perforce
5 5 (1.28%) Google
6 4 (1.02%) PTC
6 4 (1.02%) Pegasus
6 4 (1.02%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.02%) Lattice Semiconductor
6 4 (1.02%) Synopsys
7 3 (0.77%) Fujitsu
7 3 (0.77%) Coverity
8 2 (0.51%) Lumension
8 2 (0.51%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.51%) Motorola
8 2 (0.51%) Sophos
8 2 (0.51%) SAP
8 2 (0.51%) QNX
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£35k
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £40,000 DoE
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Hands on training!
Posted: 18 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Execllent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + stock options
Posted: 3 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Pension
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
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