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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 32 31 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs citing C 10 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.56% 5.37% 2.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.52% 11.11% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 11
Average salary £55,000 £32,225 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.67% +2.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
133 162 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 47.33% 48.36% 49.16%
Number of salaries quoted 126 147 161
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 17 September 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Peterborough

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 14 (66.67%) C++
2 12 (57.14%) Windows
3 11 (52.38%) Linux
4 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
4 10 (47.62%) Multithreading
5 9 (42.86%) Mac OS X
5 9 (42.86%) Qt
5 9 (42.86%) Bash Shell
6 8 (38.10%) QA
7 7 (33.33%) STL
7 7 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 5 (23.81%) OO
8 5 (23.81%) Marketing
9 4 (19.05%) GPRS
9 4 (19.05%) GSM
9 4 (19.05%) Project Management
9 4 (19.05%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (19.05%) TDD
9 4 (19.05%) ZigBee
9 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (9.52%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (9.52%) Python
10 2 (9.52%) Lotus
10 2 (9.52%) Wireless
10 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
10 2 (9.52%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (9.52%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (9.52%) Degree
10 2 (9.52%) Computer Science

C
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) GPRS
1 4 (19.05%) GSM
1 4 (19.05%) ZigBee
2 2 (9.52%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (23.81%) Marketing
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Software Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
3 5 (23.81%) C++ Developer
3 5 (23.81%) C Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Principal Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Principal Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) IT Auditor
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Senior IT Auditor
6 1 (4.76%) Auditor
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) Qt
2 7 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (33.33%) STL
3 2 (9.52%) GTK+
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
4 1 (4.76%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Linux
3 9 (42.86%) Mac OS X
4 2 (9.52%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
1 10 (47.62%) Multithreading
2 5 (23.81%) OO
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) TDD
3 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Product Management
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Line Management
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) C++
2 9 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.52%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
4 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISACA
2 1 (4.76%) CISA
2 1 (4.76%) QiCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Lotus