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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 38 44 28
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -16
Permanent jobs citing C 8 2 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.40% 0.68% 6.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.44% 1.30% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 17
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £50,000 £45,000
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
147 154 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 44.14% 52.56% 51.54%
Number of salaries quoted 115 145 161
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Peterborough

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 13 (81.25%) C++
2 11 (68.75%) STL
3 7 (43.75%) MFC
3 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
3 7 (43.75%) Android
4 6 (37.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 6 (37.50%) Degree
4 6 (37.50%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) OO
5 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
5 5 (31.25%) UNIX
5 5 (31.25%) Mac OS X
5 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) Windows
7 3 (18.75%) Java
8 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 2 (12.50%) Web Services
8 2 (12.50%) Python
8 2 (12.50%) Wireless
8 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
8 2 (12.50%) People Management
9 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
9 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 1 (6.25%) Open Source
9 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
9 1 (6.25%) QA

C
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (6.25%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.25%) Gerrit
1 1 (6.25%) GCC
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Banking
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
1 11 (68.75%) C++ Developer
2 4 (25.00%) C Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) IT Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) STL
2 7 (43.75%) MFC
3 6 (37.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) JSON
5 1 (6.25%) LAMP
5 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) CESG
2 1 (6.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Android
2 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) UNIX
3 5 (31.25%) Mac OS X
4 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) OO
1 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 2 (12.50%) People Management
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (6.25%) Static Code Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Security+ Certification
2 1 (6.25%) GIAC
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Qualys
1 1 (6.25%) GFI Software
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
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