Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C Developer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 134 127
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a C Developer 55 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.80% 0.57% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 0.59% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 55 11 28
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.08% - +73.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £58,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £75,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year -23.08% +6.12% +63.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 2979 2205 2767
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.35% 97.39% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2270 1836 2393
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

C Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured C Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for C Developer in Cambridge

C Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C Developer in Cambridge.

Salary trend for C Developer in Cambridge

C Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C Developer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C Developer in Cambridge

C Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, C Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring C Developer in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) C
2 54 (98.18%) C++
3 52 (94.55%) Degree
4 43 (78.18%) Computer Science
5 41 (74.55%) Mathematics
6 37 (67.27%) Software Engineering
7 36 (65.45%) Java
8 35 (63.64%) Linux
9 33 (60.00%) Physics
10 30 (54.55%) Windows
10 30 (54.55%) Algorithms
11 29 (52.73%) 3D Printing
11 29 (52.73%) Content Writing
11 29 (52.73%) CAD
11 29 (52.73%) CAE
11 29 (52.73%) Apache Axis
12 19 (34.55%) C#
13 18 (32.73%) Python
14 14 (25.45%) Numerate Degree
15 12 (21.82%) 3D Modelling
16 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (18.18%) SQL
17 10 (18.18%) Android Development
17 10 (18.18%) Android
18 7 (12.73%) Computer Science Degree
18 7 (12.73%) .NET
18 7 (12.73%) Wireless
19 6 (10.91%) Scrum
19 6 (10.91%) Embedded C
19 6 (10.91%) Embedded C++

C Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) Wireless
2 2 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.82%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.82%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.82%) Internet
3 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (7.27%) Electronics
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
2 2 (3.64%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Automotive
3 1 (1.82%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (52.73%) Apache Axis
2 7 (12.73%) .NET
3 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 5 (9.09%) CSS
3 5 (9.09%) HTML
3 5 (9.09%) HTML5
3 5 (9.09%) PhoneGap
3 5 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.82%) GTK+
4 1 (1.82%) Qt
4 1 (1.82%) RESTful
4 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 43 (78.18%) Computer Science
2 30 (54.55%) Algorithms
3 29 (52.73%) 3D Printing
4 5 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (9.09%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.82%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.82%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 35 (63.64%) Linux
2 30 (54.55%) Windows
3 10 (18.18%) Android
4 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.82%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (74.55%) Mathematics
2 37 (67.27%) Software Engineering
3 33 (60.00%) Physics
4 29 (52.73%) CAD
4 29 (52.73%) CAE
4 29 (52.73%) Content Writing
5 12 (21.82%) 3D Modelling
6 11 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (18.18%) Android Development
8 6 (10.91%) Scrum
9 5 (9.09%) iOS Development
9 5 (9.09%) Multithreading
9 5 (9.09%) RAD
10 4 (7.27%) Presales
11 3 (5.45%) Machine Learning
12 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
13 1 (1.82%) API Development
13 1 (1.82%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) C
2 54 (98.18%) C++
3 36 (65.45%) Java
4 19 (34.55%) C#
5 18 (32.73%) Python
6 10 (18.18%) SQL
7 6 (10.91%) Embedded C
7 6 (10.91%) Embedded C++
8 5 (9.09%) Delphi
8 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 52 (94.55%) Degree
2 14 (25.45%) Numerate Degree
3 7 (12.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (7.27%) PhD
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Adobe
1 5 (9.09%) Xamarin
2 4 (7.27%) IBM
2 4 (7.27%) Intel
2 4 (7.27%) NVIDIA
2 4 (7.27%) Oracle
2 4 (7.27%) Sony