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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 13 32 15
Rank change year-on-year +19 -17  
Permanent jobs citing C 192 101 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 16.15% 6.92% 15.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.79% 11.17% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 136 87 189
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 881 904 949
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 74.10% 61.96% 65.95%
Number of salaries quoted 692 749 814
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing C as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Cambridge

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for C.

1 253 (74.41%) C++
2 236 (69.41%) Python
3 157 (46.18%) Degree
4 156 (45.88%) Software Engineering
5 144 (42.35%) Computer Science
6 125 (36.76%) Mathematics
7 111 (32.65%) Linux
8 100 (29.41%) Java
9 79 (23.24%) Algorithms
10 77 (22.65%) Wireless
11 73 (21.47%) C#
12 71 (20.88%) Electronics
13 66 (19.41%) Embedded C
14 64 (18.82%) Physics
15 57 (16.76%) PhD
15 57 (16.76%) Perl
16 52 (15.29%) Wi-Fi
16 52 (15.29%) Mentoring
17 48 (14.12%) Firmware
18 45 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
18 45 (13.24%) .NET
18 45 (13.24%) Machine Learning
19 43 (12.65%) Bluetooth
20 42 (12.35%) Windows
21 35 (10.29%) Telecoms
21 35 (10.29%) Software Architecture
22 33 (9.71%) MATLAB
23 32 (9.41%) Assembly Language
24 30 (8.82%) Signal Processing
25 27 (7.94%) Internet

C
Top Related 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 3 (0.88%) Confluence
2 2 (0.59%) SAS
3 1 (0.29%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.29%) Luigi
3 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (3.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.18%) Simulink
3 3 (0.88%) OrCAD
4 1 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.59%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.29%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.29%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.29%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 77 (22.65%) Wireless
2 52 (15.29%) Wi-Fi
3 43 (12.65%) Bluetooth
4 27 (7.94%) Internet
5 22 (6.47%) Ethernet
6 15 (4.41%) TCP/IP
7 14 (4.12%) DVB
7 14 (4.12%) LTE
8 10 (2.94%) ZigBee
9 9 (2.65%) HTTP
10 6 (1.76%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (1.76%) SAN
10 6 (1.76%) Software-Defined Networking
11 5 (1.47%) Firewall
12 2 (0.59%) 802.11
13 1 (0.29%) 3G
13 1 (0.29%) ICMP
13 1 (0.29%) RTP
13 1 (0.29%) SNMP
13 1 (0.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.06%) Big Data
2 5 (1.47%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.88%) MySQL
4 2 (0.59%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (0.59%) GIS
5 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.29%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.29%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.29%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (2.65%) Git (software)
1 9 (2.65%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.18%) CppUnit
2 4 (1.18%) JIRA
2 4 (1.18%) LabVIEW
3 3 (0.88%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.59%) Selenium
4 2 (0.59%) TestComplete
5 1 (0.29%) Ant
5 1 (0.29%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.29%) JMeter
5 1 (0.29%) JUnit
5 1 (0.29%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.29%) NUnit
5 1 (0.29%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 71 (20.88%) Electronics
2 35 (10.29%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.71%) Finance
4 12 (3.53%) Aerospace
5 11 (3.24%) Law
6 9 (2.65%) Multimedia
7 7 (2.06%) Automotive
8 6 (1.76%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.47%) Banking
10 2 (0.59%) Games
11 1 (0.29%) Billing
11 1 (0.29%) Legal
11 1 (0.29%) Marketing
11 1 (0.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 131 (38.53%) Software Engineer
2 83 (24.41%) Embedded Engineer
3 73 (21.47%) Developer
4 51 (15.00%) Software Developer
5 49 (14.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 46 (13.53%) Embedded C Engineer
7 45 (13.24%) C++ Software Engineer
8 41 (12.06%) C Software Engineer
9 38 (11.18%) Graduate
10 30 (8.82%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 29 (8.53%) C++ Developer
12 26 (7.65%) Embedded C Software Engineer
13 25 (7.35%) Author
13 25 (7.35%) Technical Author
14 24 (7.06%) Senior Technical Author
15 23 (6.76%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
15 23 (6.76%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
15 23 (6.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
15 23 (6.76%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
15 23 (6.76%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (13.24%) .NET
2 21 (6.18%) ASP.NET
3 18 (5.29%) HTML
4 10 (2.94%) Catalyst
4 10 (2.94%) POSIX
4 10 (2.94%) Qt
4 10 (2.94%) XML
5 9 (2.65%) OpenGL
6 7 (2.06%) HTML5
6 7 (2.06%) MFC
6 7 (2.06%) Qt Quick
7 6 (1.76%) Natural Language Processing
8 5 (1.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 5 (1.47%) CSS
8 5 (1.47%) iOS SDK
8 5 (1.47%) STL
8 5 (1.47%) Web Services
9 3 (0.88%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.88%) Django
10 2 (0.59%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 144 (42.35%) Computer Science
2 79 (23.24%) Algorithms
3 25 (7.35%) Embedded Systems
4 16 (4.71%) Internet of Things
5 15 (4.41%) Device Driver
5 15 (4.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 14 (4.12%) ASIC
7 12 (3.53%) Verilog
8 10 (2.94%) Life Science
9 8 (2.35%) Smartphone
10 7 (2.06%) Home Automation
11 6 (1.76%) Smart Home
11 6 (1.76%) SystemC
12 5 (1.47%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.47%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.47%) User Experience
13 4 (1.18%) Data Centre
13 4 (1.18%) VHDL
14 3 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
15 2 (0.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 111 (32.65%) Linux
2 42 (12.35%) Windows
3 21 (6.18%) Unix
4 13 (3.82%) Embedded Linux
5 12 (3.53%) Android
6 10 (2.94%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.18%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.29%) webOS
8 1 (0.29%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (45.88%) Software Engineering
2 125 (36.76%) Mathematics
3 64 (18.82%) Physics
4 52 (15.29%) Mentoring
5 45 (13.24%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (13.24%) Machine Learning
6 35 (10.29%) Software Architecture
7 30 (8.82%) Signal Processing
8 26 (7.65%) Embedded Software Development
9 19 (5.59%) Coaching
9 19 (5.59%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (5.59%) Digital Signal Processing
10 17 (5.00%) Multithreading
11 14 (4.12%) Artificial Intelligence
12 12 (3.53%) Computer Vision
12 12 (3.53%) FPGA Design
12 12 (3.53%) SDLC
12 12 (3.53%) Video Processing
13 11 (3.24%) Open Source
13 11 (3.24%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 253 (74.41%) C++
2 236 (69.41%) Python
3 100 (29.41%) Java
4 73 (21.47%) C#
5 66 (19.41%) Embedded C
6 57 (16.76%) Perl
7 33 (9.71%) MATLAB
8 32 (9.41%) Assembly Language
9 27 (7.94%) Embedded C++
10 18 (5.29%) JavaScript
11 15 (4.41%) SQL
12 9 (2.65%) Tcl
13 8 (2.35%) Ruby
14 6 (1.76%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.29%) Fortran
16 1 (0.29%) Haskell
16 1 (0.29%) PHP
16 1 (0.29%) Scala
16 1 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 157 (46.18%) Degree
2 57 (16.76%) PhD
3 14 (4.12%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.29%) ACCA
4 1 (0.29%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.65%) QA
2 2 (0.59%) ISO13485
3 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 48 (14.12%) Firmware
2 7 (2.06%) KVM
2 7 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.47%) Docker
3 5 (1.47%) LXC
4 2 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.59%) Xen
5 1 (0.29%) GFS2
5 1 (0.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.29%) NFS
Vendors
1 17 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.24%) Brocade
3 7 (2.06%) VMware
4 6 (1.76%) Oracle
5 5 (1.47%) CA
5 5 (1.47%) Dell
5 5 (1.47%) HP
5 5 (1.47%) Riverbed
5 5 (1.47%) Vyatta
6 4 (1.18%) Atmel
7 3 (0.88%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.29%) IBM
8 1 (0.29%) Intel
8 1 (0.29%) QNX
8 1 (0.29%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.29%) SAP
8 1 (0.29%) Xilinx
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ DOE
Posted: 18 hours ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to c£50,000 + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Empiric.com
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: DoE - £28k to £40k
Posted: Yesterday
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Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £36,000 to £55,000 per annum health + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £50k (DoE) + top benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum bonus + health + pension + life insu
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Social events, development opportu
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k+ with top package + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Top Prospects, Benefits and Perks
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum plus company benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £30k
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Origami Energy
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£48,000 DoE + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago