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 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 38 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing C 7 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.96% 4.78% 7.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.27% 8.77% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 27
Average salary £50,155 £22,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.91% -43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £22,200 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,580 £50,000
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
164 171 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 45.81% 54.46% 56.95%
Number of salaries quoted 130 169 181
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 November 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Peterborough

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 11 (64.71%) C++
1 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Linux
3 7 (41.18%) Multithreading
4 6 (35.29%) Marketing
4 6 (35.29%) QA
4 6 (35.29%) Mac OS X
5 5 (29.41%) STL
5 5 (29.41%) OO
5 5 (29.41%) Qt
5 5 (29.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
6 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (23.53%) ZigBee
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) TDD
6 4 (23.53%) GPRS
6 4 (23.53%) GSM
6 4 (23.53%) Project Management
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
8 2 (11.76%) Wireless
8 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
8 2 (11.76%) Python
8 2 (11.76%) MFC
8 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (11.76%) Android

C
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) GPRS
1 4 (23.53%) GSM
1 4 (23.53%) ZigBee
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (35.29%) Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Software Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Principal Software Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) IT Auditor
4 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Auditor
4 1 (5.88%) Auditor
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Auditor
4 1 (5.88%) Data Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Master Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) STL
1 5 (29.41%) Qt
1 5 (29.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (11.76%) GTK+
2 2 (11.76%) MFC
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Mac OS X
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Android
3 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 7 (41.18%) Multithreading
3 5 (29.41%) OO
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Product Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) OOD
6 1 (5.88%) Line Management
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C++
2 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
3 2 (11.76%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
4 1 (5.88%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISACA
2 1 (5.88%) CISA
2 1 (5.88%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) COBIT
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Business Objects
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