Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 21 22
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing C 712 342 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.91% 9.95% 9.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.36% 15.58% 15.44%
Number of salaries quoted 591 258 352
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +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 2923 2195 2429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 69.43% 63.86% 58.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2378 1904 2184
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +7.07%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,325 £28,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £62,500 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +2.41%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +7 632 £52,500 +25.75% 73
Peterborough -4 14 £25,000 -44.44%
St Neots - 1 £23,250 -
C
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for C.

1 499 (70.08%) C++
2 408 (57.30%) Software Engineering
3 364 (51.12%) Python
4 340 (47.75%) Degree
5 294 (41.29%) Linux
6 274 (38.48%) Computer Science
7 230 (32.30%) Mathematics
8 200 (28.09%) Java
9 177 (24.86%) C#
10 175 (24.58%) Wireless
11 162 (22.75%) Embedded C
12 161 (22.61%) Algorithms
13 160 (22.47%) Physics
14 117 (16.43%) Windows
15 115 (16.15%) Machine Learning
16 108 (15.17%) MATLAB
17 105 (14.75%) Multithreading
18 102 (14.33%) Electronics
19 99 (13.90%) Agile Software Development
19 99 (13.90%) Firmware
20 84 (11.80%) Embedded C++
21 83 (11.66%) PhD
22 75 (10.53%) Artificial Intelligence
23 72 (10.11%) Signal Processing
23 72 (10.11%) SDLC
24 69 (9.69%) Mentoring
25 65 (9.13%) Embedded Systems
25 65 (9.13%) Scrum
26 61 (8.57%) Bluetooth
27 57 (8.01%) Embedded Linux

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 5 (0.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.14%) DNN
2 1 (0.14%) Ethereum
2 1 (0.14%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (1.26%) Simulink
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.14%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.56%) SaaS
3 3 (0.42%) IaaS
3 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.42%) PaaS
4 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 175 (24.58%) Wireless
2 61 (8.57%) Bluetooth
3 53 (7.44%) Wi-Fi
4 38 (5.34%) TCP/IP
5 19 (2.67%) WLAN
6 18 (2.53%) Ethernet
7 16 (2.25%) Internet
8 10 (1.40%) 3G
8 10 (1.40%) 4G
8 10 (1.40%) OpenVPN
9 9 (1.26%) 802.11
9 9 (1.26%) SAN
10 8 (1.12%) FlexRay
11 5 (0.70%) WAN
12 4 (0.56%) SNMP
13 2 (0.28%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (0.28%) Firewall
14 1 (0.14%) iSCSI
14 1 (0.14%) LTE
14 1 (0.14%) SCTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (2.95%) Big Data
2 18 (2.53%) NoSQL
3 11 (1.54%) MySQL
4 7 (0.98%) SQL Server
5 5 (0.70%) GIS
5 5 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (0.70%) RDBMS
5 5 (0.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.14%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.14%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 52 (7.30%) Git (software)
2 27 (3.79%) Jenkins
3 18 (2.53%) JIRA
4 15 (2.11%) ClearCase
5 12 (1.69%) Visual Studio
6 8 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (0.98%) Bitbucket
8 6 (0.84%) Hudson
8 6 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.70%) CppUnit
9 5 (0.70%) Selenium
9 5 (0.70%) Subversion
10 4 (0.56%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.56%) GitLab
10 4 (0.56%) Xcode
11 3 (0.42%) LabVIEW
12 2 (0.28%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.28%) JMeter
12 2 (0.28%) JUnit
12 2 (0.28%) LoadRunner
General
1 102 (14.33%) Electronics
2 52 (7.30%) Telecoms
3 26 (3.65%) Finance
4 23 (3.23%) Multimedia
5 22 (3.09%) Automotive
6 14 (1.97%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.54%) Aerospace
8 10 (1.40%) Marketing
9 8 (1.12%) Military
10 5 (0.70%) Italian Language
11 4 (0.56%) Retail
12 3 (0.42%) Banking
13 2 (0.28%) Games
14 1 (0.14%) French Language
14 1 (0.14%) German Language
14 1 (0.14%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 367 (51.54%) Software Engineer
2 261 (36.66%) Embedded Engineer
3 199 (27.95%) C++ Software Engineer
4 189 (26.54%) C Software Engineer
5 155 (21.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 150 (21.07%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 147 (20.65%) Developer
8 141 (19.80%) Embedded C Engineer
9 116 (16.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 105 (14.75%) Software Developer
11 102 (14.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 101 (14.19%) C++ Developer
12 101 (14.19%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
13 94 (13.20%) Embedded C Software Engineer
14 88 (12.36%) C++ Software Developer
15 87 (12.22%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
15 87 (12.22%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
15 87 (12.22%) Graduate
16 77 (10.81%) Senior Software Engineer
17 74 (10.39%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.92%) HTML
2 29 (4.07%) .NET
2 29 (4.07%) Apache Axis
3 24 (3.37%) TensorFlow
4 20 (2.81%) CSS
5 15 (2.11%) OpenGL
6 13 (1.83%) HTML5
7 12 (1.69%) HEVC
8 11 (1.54%) Yocto
9 9 (1.26%) 802.1X
9 9 (1.26%) STL
9 9 (1.26%) Torch
10 8 (1.12%) JSON
10 8 (1.12%) POSIX
11 7 (0.98%) AngularJS
11 7 (0.98%) Node.js
12 6 (0.84%) RESTful
12 6 (0.84%) Web Services
13 5 (0.70%) ODBC
13 5 (0.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 274 (38.48%) Computer Science
2 161 (22.61%) Algorithms
3 65 (9.13%) Embedded Systems
4 37 (5.20%) Smart City
5 36 (5.06%) Robotics
6 29 (4.07%) 3D Printing
7 24 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (3.23%) Augmented Reality
9 21 (2.95%) Device Driver
10 16 (2.25%) Verilog
11 15 (2.11%) ASIC
12 14 (1.97%) 3D Graphics
13 13 (1.83%) Life Science
14 11 (1.54%) Acoustics
14 11 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 9 (1.26%) CUDA
15 9 (1.26%) Internet of Things
16 8 (1.12%) Mobile App
16 8 (1.12%) VHDL
17 6 (0.84%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 294 (41.29%) Linux
2 117 (16.43%) Windows
3 57 (8.01%) Embedded Linux
4 23 (3.23%) Android
5 16 (2.25%) Unix
6 9 (1.26%) Mac OS X
7 8 (1.12%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.70%) AIX
8 5 (0.70%) Solaris
9 3 (0.42%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (57.30%) Software Engineering
2 230 (32.30%) Mathematics
3 160 (22.47%) Physics
4 115 (16.15%) Machine Learning
5 105 (14.75%) Multithreading
6 99 (13.90%) Agile Software Development
7 75 (10.53%) Artificial Intelligence
8 72 (10.11%) SDLC
8 72 (10.11%) Signal Processing
9 69 (9.69%) Mentoring
10 65 (9.13%) Scrum
11 46 (6.46%) Computer Vision
12 42 (5.90%) Distributed Algorithms
13 40 (5.62%) Multithreaded Programming
14 38 (5.34%) Digital Signal Processing
15 37 (5.20%) Open Source
15 37 (5.20%) Smart City Simulations
16 36 (5.06%) Test Automation
17 35 (4.92%) Configuration Management
18 34 (4.78%) Reinforcement Learning
Programming Languages
1 499 (70.08%) C++
2 364 (51.12%) Python
3 200 (28.09%) Java
4 177 (24.86%) C#
5 162 (22.75%) Embedded C
6 108 (15.17%) MATLAB
7 84 (11.80%) Embedded C++
8 51 (7.16%) Perl
9 50 (7.02%) JavaScript
10 43 (6.04%) Assembly Language
11 35 (4.92%) SQL
12 23 (3.23%) Fortran
13 17 (2.39%) Ruby
14 9 (1.26%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.26%) Scala
15 7 (0.98%) R
16 5 (0.70%) Delphi
16 5 (0.70%) Julia
17 4 (0.56%) Groovy
17 4 (0.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 340 (47.75%) Degree
2 83 (11.66%) PhD
3 37 (5.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 33 (4.63%) Numerate Degree
5 15 (2.11%) Security Cleared
6 7 (0.98%) Master's Degree
7 6 (0.84%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.42%) CCNA
8 3 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.28%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.14%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.14%) MCP
10 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.70%) QA
2 4 (0.56%) ISO 26262
3 2 (0.28%) JTAG
4 1 (0.14%) FIPS 140-2
4 1 (0.14%) MISRA
System Software
1 99 (13.90%) Firmware
2 7 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.42%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.28%) iptables
5 1 (0.14%) Docker
5 1 (0.14%) GFS2
5 1 (0.14%) KVM
5 1 (0.14%) LXC
5 1 (0.14%) NFS
5 1 (0.14%) QEMU
5 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.28%) Puppet
2 1 (0.14%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (3.51%) Perforce
2 17 (2.39%) Oracle
3 16 (2.25%) Dell
3 16 (2.25%) HP
4 8 (1.12%) Intel
4 8 (1.12%) MathWorks
4 8 (1.12%) NVIDIA
4 8 (1.12%) VMware
5 7 (0.98%) Atlassian
5 7 (0.98%) SAP
6 6 (0.84%) IBM
6 6 (0.84%) Microsoft
7 5 (0.70%) Adobe
7 5 (0.70%) EMC
7 5 (0.70%) Sony
7 5 (0.70%) Xamarin
8 4 (0.56%) Huawei
9 3 (0.42%) NetApp
9 3 (0.42%) QNX
9 3 (0.42%) Wind River