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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 37 23 35
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs citing C 7 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.17% 8.92% 5.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 16.00% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 18
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +14.28%
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
133 175 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 41.18% 55.73% 57.83%
Number of salaries quoted 110 160 196
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 27 January 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Peterborough

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 11 (68.75%) C++
2 8 (50.00%) MFC
2 8 (50.00%) STL
2 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Marketing
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) Android
5 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
5 3 (18.75%) Wireless
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) TDD
6 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
6 2 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (12.50%) ZigBee
6 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 2 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) GPRS
6 2 (12.50%) GSM
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) GTK+
6 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement

C
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Wireless
2 2 (12.50%) ZigBee
2 2 (12.50%) GPRS
2 2 (12.50%) GSM
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Gerrit
2 1 (6.25%) GCC
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) LabVIEW
2 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) C++ Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Principal Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Master Data Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Auditor
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Auditor
4 1 (6.25%) Data Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Auditor
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) IT Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) MFC
1 8 (50.00%) STL
1 8 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (12.50%) GTK+
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Android
3 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 2 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 2 (12.50%) Product Management
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) Release Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) C#
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISACA
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CISA
2 1 (6.25%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.25%) COBIT
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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