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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 34 33 53
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Permanent jobs citing C 10 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.61% 4.80% 2.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.04% 10.53% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 10
Average salary £50,360 £37,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.29% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £19,930
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
142 152 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 51.26% 45.65% 50.48%
Number of salaries quoted 137 135 171
Average salary £40,000 £38,650 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.49% -3.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 August 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Peterborough

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (76.47%) C++
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Multithreading
4 9 (52.94%) Qt
4 9 (52.94%) Bash Shell
4 9 (52.94%) Linux
4 9 (52.94%) Mac OS X
5 8 (47.06%) QA
6 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
6 7 (41.18%) STL
6 7 (41.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (23.53%) OO
8 3 (17.65%) Project Management
8 3 (17.65%) GPRS
8 3 (17.65%) GSM
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) TDD
8 3 (17.65%) ZigBee
8 3 (17.65%) Marketing
8 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (11.76%) Finance
9 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
9 2 (11.76%) Lotus
9 2 (11.76%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
10 1 (5.88%) ITIL
10 1 (5.88%) MFC
10 1 (5.88%) CISA
10 1 (5.88%) QiCA

C
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (11.76%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) GPRS
1 3 (17.65%) GSM
1 3 (17.65%) ZigBee
General
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C++ Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Principal Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) IT Auditor
6 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Auditor
6 1 (5.88%) Auditor
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Auditor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Qt
2 7 (41.18%) STL
2 7 (41.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (5.88%) MFC
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Multithreading
2 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
3 4 (23.53%) OO
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CISA
1 1 (5.88%) QiCA
1 1 (5.88%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Lotus
Peterborough
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
Posted: 23 days ago