Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 19 26
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 -5
Permanent jobs citing C 512 482 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.76% 12.85% 7.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.33% 18.61% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 346 392 267
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +20.48% -7.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,100 £26,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £65,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -5.88%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,400 2,590 2,440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 59.79% 69.03% 61.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,726 2,101 2,118
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,438 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Cambridgeshire

C
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for C in Cambridgeshire

C
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for C in Cambridgeshire

C
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +5 476 £55,000 +10.00% 92
Peterborough -19 10 £33,750 -3.57% 2
C
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for C.

1 387 (75.59%) C++
2 316 (61.72%) Software Engineering
3 289 (56.45%) Python
4 200 (39.06%) Linux
5 188 (36.72%) Mathematics
6 164 (32.03%) Algorithms
7 158 (30.86%) Java
8 144 (28.13%) Machine Learning
9 138 (26.95%) Computer Science
10 130 (25.39%) Degree
11 104 (20.31%) C#
12 100 (19.53%) Physics
13 96 (18.75%) PhD
14 95 (18.55%) Artificial Intelligence
14 95 (18.55%) Computer Vision
15 89 (17.38%) Multithreading
16 80 (15.63%) Embedded C
17 70 (13.67%) Embedded C++
18 67 (13.09%) Image Processing
19 66 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
20 62 (12.11%) Distributed Algorithms
21 60 (11.72%) Windows
22 59 (11.52%) MATLAB
22 59 (11.52%) Video Processing
23 58 (11.33%) TensorFlow
24 53 (10.35%) Natural Language Processing
25 47 (9.18%) OpenGL
25 47 (9.18%) Electronics
26 46 (8.98%) Bayesian Methods
27 45 (8.79%) Deep Learning

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 12 (2.34%) Skype for Business
2 7 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.59%) Apache Spark
3 3 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (1.76%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.59%) Weka
4 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.39%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.39%) Office 365
5 1 (0.20%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.20%) Route 53
5 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.47%) TCP/IP
2 18 (3.52%) Wireless
3 12 (2.34%) Skype
4 7 (1.37%) Ethernet
4 7 (1.37%) Internet
5 6 (1.17%) SNMP
5 6 (1.17%) WAN
6 5 (0.98%) Bluetooth
6 5 (0.98%) Broadband
7 3 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.39%) Firewall
8 2 (0.39%) VPN
9 1 (0.20%) 802.15
9 1 (0.20%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.20%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.20%) NAS
9 1 (0.20%) SAN
9 1 (0.20%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (5.86%) Big Data
2 12 (2.34%) MySQL
3 8 (1.56%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.17%) Hadoop
5 5 (0.98%) MongoDB
5 5 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (0.98%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.78%) Blockchain
7 3 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.39%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.39%) HDInsight
9 1 (0.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (6.64%) Git (software)
2 23 (4.49%) JIRA
3 6 (1.17%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.17%) Subversion
4 5 (0.98%) Selenium
5 3 (0.59%) Bitbucket
5 3 (0.59%) Hudson
5 3 (0.59%) Mercurial
5 3 (0.59%) TeamCity
5 3 (0.59%) Xcode
6 2 (0.39%) Buildbot
6 2 (0.39%) CMake
6 2 (0.39%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.20%) GitLab
7 1 (0.20%) Mocha
7 1 (0.20%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.20%) webpack
General
1 47 (9.18%) Electronics
2 36 (7.03%) Games
3 23 (4.49%) Retail
4 21 (4.10%) Finance
5 17 (3.32%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.93%) Marketing
7 10 (1.95%) Multimedia
8 6 (1.17%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.98%) Advertising
10 3 (0.59%) Law
11 2 (0.39%) Automotive
12 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 255 (49.80%) Software Engineer
2 169 (33.01%) C++ Software Engineer
3 138 (26.95%) C Software Engineer
4 118 (23.05%) Developer
5 114 (22.27%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 106 (20.70%) Embedded Engineer
7 99 (19.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 80 (15.63%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 79 (15.43%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 78 (15.23%) Embedded C Engineer
11 75 (14.65%) Embedded C Software Engineer
12 68 (13.28%) C++ Developer
12 68 (13.28%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
13 67 (13.09%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
13 67 (13.09%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
14 64 (12.50%) Graduate
15 59 (11.52%) Software Developer
16 49 (9.57%) Computer Engineer
16 49 (9.57%) Computer Vision Engineer
17 47 (9.18%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (11.33%) TensorFlow
2 53 (10.35%) Natural Language Processing
3 47 (9.18%) OpenGL
4 28 (5.47%) .NET
5 20 (3.91%) HTML
5 20 (3.91%) STL
6 9 (1.76%) Node.js
7 8 (1.56%) HEVC
8 7 (1.37%) DirectX
8 7 (1.37%) Django
9 6 (1.17%) ASP.NET
9 6 (1.17%) Middleware
10 5 (0.98%) J2EE
10 5 (0.98%) pytest
10 5 (0.98%) Spring
11 4 (0.78%) HTML5
12 3 (0.59%) CSS
12 3 (0.59%) scikit-learn
12 3 (0.59%) Theano
12 3 (0.59%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 164 (32.03%) Algorithms
2 138 (26.95%) Computer Science
3 31 (6.05%) CUDA
4 25 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
4 25 (4.88%) Smart City
5 23 (4.49%) Embedded Systems
6 17 (3.32%) Augmented Reality
7 16 (3.13%) Device Driver
8 15 (2.93%) Robotics
9 13 (2.54%) ASIC
10 12 (2.34%) Life Science
10 12 (2.34%) Video Conferencing
11 10 (1.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 10 (1.95%) Verilog
11 10 (1.95%) VHDL
12 6 (1.17%) PMI
13 4 (0.78%) Grid Computing
13 4 (0.78%) iPad
13 4 (0.78%) iPhone
13 4 (0.78%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 200 (39.06%) Linux
2 60 (11.72%) Windows
3 29 (5.66%) Embedded Linux
4 18 (3.52%) Android
5 13 (2.54%) Unix
6 5 (0.98%) Mac OS
6 5 (0.98%) Robot Operating System
7 3 (0.59%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.39%) FreeRTOS
9 1 (0.20%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (0.20%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (61.72%) Software Engineering
2 188 (36.72%) Mathematics
3 144 (28.13%) Machine Learning
4 100 (19.53%) Physics
5 95 (18.55%) Artificial Intelligence
5 95 (18.55%) Computer Vision
6 89 (17.38%) Multithreading
7 67 (13.09%) Image Processing
8 66 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
9 62 (12.11%) Distributed Algorithms
10 59 (11.52%) Video Processing
11 46 (8.98%) Bayesian Methods
12 45 (8.79%) Deep Learning
13 41 (8.01%) SDLC
14 40 (7.81%) Problem-Solving
15 36 (7.03%) Reinforcement Learning
16 35 (6.84%) Scrum
16 35 (6.84%) Signal Processing
17 34 (6.64%) Biology
18 33 (6.45%) Computational Biology
Programming Languages
1 387 (75.59%) C++
2 289 (56.45%) Python
3 158 (30.86%) Java
4 104 (20.31%) C#
5 80 (15.63%) Embedded C
6 70 (13.67%) Embedded C++
7 59 (11.52%) MATLAB
8 41 (8.01%) JavaScript
9 31 (6.05%) SQL
10 14 (2.73%) Assembly Language
11 7 (1.37%) VB
12 6 (1.17%) Perl
12 6 (1.17%) R
12 6 (1.17%) Ruby
13 5 (0.98%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.39%) Ada
15 1 (0.20%) Delphi
15 1 (0.20%) Java 8
15 1 (0.20%) Julia
15 1 (0.20%) VC++
Qualifications
1 130 (25.39%) Degree
2 96 (18.75%) PhD
3 24 (4.69%) Security Cleared
4 20 (3.91%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (2.34%) Numerate Degree
6 8 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (1.37%) PMP
8 6 (1.17%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.59%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.39%) CCNA
10 2 (0.39%) CCNP
10 2 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.39%) CISM
10 2 (0.39%) SSCP
11 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.56%) ARP4754
2 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.20%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.20%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.20%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 33 (6.45%) Firmware
2 3 (0.59%) Docker
3 2 (0.39%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
4 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.20%) Xen
4 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (0.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (5.08%) Oracle
2 19 (3.71%) WorldPay
3 16 (3.13%) Dell
3 16 (3.13%) HP
4 12 (2.34%) Cisco
4 12 (2.34%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.34%) Polycom
5 10 (1.95%) Cadence
6 9 (1.76%) Synopsys
7 2 (0.39%) Google
7 2 (0.39%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.39%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.20%) Apple
8 1 (0.20%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.20%) Capita
8 1 (0.20%) Citrix
8 1 (0.20%) QNX
8 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.20%) SAP
8 1 (0.20%) Wind River