The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 42 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing C 5 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.36% 3.96% 5.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.36% 6.98% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 14
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +40.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £55,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Programming Languages Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
149 172 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 40.60% 56.77% 55.38%
Number of salaries quoted 119 154 158
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

C
Salary Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the Peterborough region.

C Salary Trend in Peterborough

C
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Peterborough

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 8 (80.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (60.00%) Degree
3 6 (60.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 6 (60.00%) STL
3 6 (60.00%) MFC
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (20.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Qualys
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (10.00%) Gerrit
5 1 (10.00%) GCC
5 1 (10.00%) Node.js
5 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (10.00%) Static Code Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Jenkins

C
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Gerrit
1 1 (10.00%) GCC
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) C++ Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) C++ Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Web Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) IT Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Master Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) MFC
1 6 (60.00%) STL
1 6 (60.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) LAMP
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Open Source
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) PMI
2 1 (10.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Information Security
1 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (10.00%) Data Management
1 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (10.00%) Release Management
1 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (10.00%) Static Code Analysis
1 1 (10.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (10.00%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Qualys
1 1 (10.00%) GFI Software