Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 13 20
Rank change year-on-year -9 +7 -1
Permanent jobs citing C 222 620 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 10.86% 20.43% 12.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.85% 27.09% 18.19%
Number of salaries quoted 208 515 220
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +23.53% -15.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £88,250 £72,500 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +16.67% -10.00%

C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,401 2,289 1,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 68.54% 75.42% 68.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,159 1,826 1,337
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +1.12%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.01% +10.00% +2.51%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for C in Cambridge

C
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for C in Cambridge

C
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Cambridge over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for C in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for C.

1 176 (79.28%) C++
2 153 (68.92%) Python
3 120 (54.05%) Software Engineering
4 107 (48.20%) Java
5 102 (45.95%) Linux
6 97 (43.69%) C#
7 93 (41.89%) Multithreading
8 91 (40.99%) Machine Learning
9 73 (32.88%) Algorithms
10 67 (30.18%) PhD
11 66 (29.73%) Artificial Intelligence
12 61 (27.48%) Distributed Algorithms
13 57 (25.68%) Computer Science
14 51 (22.97%) Mathematics
15 48 (21.62%) Natural Language Processing
16 47 (21.17%) Deep Learning
17 44 (19.82%) Reinforcement Learning
17 44 (19.82%) Degree
17 44 (19.82%) JavaScript
18 41 (18.47%) TensorFlow
19 38 (17.12%) Bayesian Methods
19 38 (17.12%) Biology
20 37 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
20 37 (16.67%) Computational Biology
20 37 (16.67%) MPhil
21 36 (16.22%) Computational Linguistics
21 36 (16.22%) Probabilistic Modelling
22 31 (13.96%) Big Data
23 27 (12.16%) Visualisation
24 26 (11.71%) TCP/IP

C
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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (5.86%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.35%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.45%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.71%) TCP/IP
2 20 (9.01%) Wireless
3 14 (6.31%) Bluetooth
4 8 (3.60%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (3.60%) ZigBee
5 7 (3.15%) Ethernet
6 6 (2.70%) Internet
7 5 (2.25%) 802.15
7 5 (2.25%) HTTP
7 5 (2.25%) IPv6
7 5 (2.25%) LAN
7 5 (2.25%) SSL
7 5 (2.25%) WAN
7 5 (2.25%) X.509
8 2 (0.90%) Intranet
9 1 (0.45%) BGP
9 1 (0.45%) Firewall
9 1 (0.45%) MPLS
9 1 (0.45%) SMS
9 1 (0.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.96%) Big Data
2 13 (5.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (3.15%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.35%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.90%) MySQL
5 2 (0.90%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (4.50%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.60%) Selenium
3 2 (0.90%) Bugzilla
3 2 (0.90%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.90%) Maven
4 1 (0.45%) Clang
4 1 (0.45%) CMake
4 1 (0.45%) GCC
4 1 (0.45%) GitLab
4 1 (0.45%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.45%) Hudson
4 1 (0.45%) JIRA
4 1 (0.45%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (10.36%) Games
2 19 (8.56%) Telecoms
3 15 (6.76%) Publishing
4 10 (4.50%) Automotive
5 5 (2.25%) Electronics
5 5 (2.25%) Law
6 4 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.35%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.90%) Finance
9 1 (0.45%) Marketing
9 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 83 (37.39%) Developer
1 83 (37.39%) Software Engineer
2 38 (17.12%) Graduate
3 34 (15.32%) Software Developer
4 25 (11.26%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 24 (10.81%) C Software Engineer
5 24 (10.81%) C++ Software Engineer
5 24 (10.81%) Java Developer
6 22 (9.91%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 22 (9.91%) Python Engineer
7 21 (9.46%) Graduate Developer
8 20 (9.01%) Embedded Engineer
9 18 (8.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 18 (8.11%) Graduate Java Developer
10 17 (7.66%) C++ Developer
10 17 (7.66%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 16 (7.21%) C Developer
12 15 (6.76%) C/C++ Software Engineer
13 14 (6.31%) Python Software Engineer
13 14 (6.31%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (21.62%) Natural Language Processing
2 41 (18.47%) TensorFlow
3 20 (9.01%) HTML
4 15 (6.76%) .NET
5 14 (6.31%) CSS
6 11 (4.95%) REST
7 8 (3.60%) AngularJS
7 8 (3.60%) ASP.NET
7 8 (3.60%) Node.js
7 8 (3.60%) pytest
8 6 (2.70%) Web Services
9 5 (2.25%) 802.1X
9 5 (2.25%) Ajax
9 5 (2.25%) Caffe
9 5 (2.25%) JSON
9 5 (2.25%) Keras
9 5 (2.25%) Middleware
9 5 (2.25%) OpenCV
9 5 (2.25%) Yocto
10 4 (1.80%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 73 (32.88%) Algorithms
2 57 (25.68%) Computer Science
3 26 (11.71%) Smart City
4 22 (9.91%) Robotics
5 12 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (4.05%) Device Driver
7 8 (3.60%) Grid Computing
8 5 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.25%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.35%) Life Science
10 2 (0.90%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.90%) Infotainment
11 1 (0.45%) Biotechnology
11 1 (0.45%) CUDA
11 1 (0.45%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.45%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.45%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.45%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 102 (45.95%) Linux
2 14 (6.31%) Android
2 14 (6.31%) Embedded Linux
3 9 (4.05%) Windows
4 5 (2.25%) Unix
5 3 (1.35%) Robot Operating System
6 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.45%) FreeRTOS
7 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (54.05%) Software Engineering
2 93 (41.89%) Multithreading
3 91 (40.99%) Machine Learning
4 66 (29.73%) Artificial Intelligence
5 61 (27.48%) Distributed Algorithms
6 51 (22.97%) Mathematics
7 47 (21.17%) Deep Learning
8 44 (19.82%) Reinforcement Learning
9 38 (17.12%) Bayesian Methods
9 38 (17.12%) Biology
10 37 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (16.67%) Computational Biology
11 36 (16.22%) Computational Linguistics
11 36 (16.22%) Probabilistic Modelling
12 27 (12.16%) Visualisation
13 24 (10.81%) Data Visualisation
14 23 (10.36%) Decision-Making
15 21 (9.46%) Markov Model
15 21 (9.46%) Test Automation
16 17 (7.66%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 176 (79.28%) C++
2 153 (68.92%) Python
3 107 (48.20%) Java
4 97 (43.69%) C#
5 44 (19.82%) JavaScript
6 18 (8.11%) SQL
7 17 (7.66%) Embedded C
8 10 (4.50%) Perl
9 7 (3.15%) Bash Shell
9 7 (3.15%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.35%) R
10 3 (1.35%) Rust
10 3 (1.35%) Scala
11 2 (0.90%) Ada
11 2 (0.90%) Assembly Language
11 2 (0.90%) Embedded C++
11 2 (0.90%) Java 8
11 2 (0.90%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 67 (30.18%) PhD
2 44 (19.82%) Degree
3 37 (16.67%) MPhil
4 15 (6.76%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (2.25%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.35%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.45%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.35%) ISO 13485
2 2 (0.90%) IEC 62304
2 2 (0.90%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.45%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.25%) Firmware
2 1 (0.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) Ansible
1 1 (0.45%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (1.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (0.90%) Oracle
3 1 (0.45%) Juniper
3 1 (0.45%) QNX
3 1 (0.45%) Wind River