Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 22 25
Rank change year-on-year +11 +3 -6
Permanent jobs citing C 781 363 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 18.58% 11.05% 9.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.18% 16.73% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 611 285 348
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,125
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 2,873 2,170 2,386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 68.34% 66.08% 59.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,272 1,894 2,117
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +8 700 £52,500 +5.00% 129
Peterborough +7 14 £25,000 -41.18% 8
St Neots - 1 £23,250 -
C
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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.

1 544 (69.65%) C++
2 467 (59.80%) Software Engineering
3 379 (48.53%) Python
4 373 (47.76%) Degree
5 316 (40.46%) Linux
6 302 (38.67%) Computer Science
7 234 (29.96%) Mathematics
8 225 (28.81%) Java
9 177 (22.66%) Embedded C
10 166 (21.25%) Wireless
11 164 (21.00%) C#
12 163 (20.87%) Physics
13 140 (17.93%) Algorithms
14 131 (16.77%) Machine Learning
15 130 (16.65%) Agile Software Development
16 119 (15.24%) Multithreading
17 113 (14.47%) Electronics
17 113 (14.47%) Windows
18 103 (13.19%) Embedded C++
19 100 (12.80%) MATLAB
20 96 (12.29%) PhD
21 93 (11.91%) Firmware
22 92 (11.78%) Signal Processing
23 83 (10.63%) Embedded Systems
24 82 (10.50%) SDLC
24 82 (10.50%) Artificial Intelligence
24 82 (10.50%) Scrum
25 70 (8.96%) Embedded Linux
26 61 (7.81%) Telecoms
27 58 (7.43%) JavaScript

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 9 (1.15%) Confluence
1 9 (1.15%) OpenStack
2 3 (0.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.13%) DNN
3 1 (0.13%) Ethereum
Applications
1 8 (1.02%) Simulink
2 3 (0.38%) OrCAD
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.13%) PTC Creo
3 1 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.77%) GitHub
2 6 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.64%) SaaS
4 4 (0.51%) IaaS
4 4 (0.51%) PaaS
5 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 166 (21.25%) Wireless
2 52 (6.66%) Bluetooth
3 37 (4.74%) Wi-Fi
4 35 (4.48%) TCP/IP
5 21 (2.69%) Ethernet
6 12 (1.54%) Internet
7 9 (1.15%) 3G
7 9 (1.15%) 4G
7 9 (1.15%) OpenVPN
8 8 (1.02%) FlexRay
9 7 (0.90%) WAN
9 7 (0.90%) WLAN
10 6 (0.77%) SNMP
11 4 (0.51%) ZigBee
12 2 (0.26%) Firewall
12 2 (0.26%) Modbus
12 2 (0.26%) SMS
13 1 (0.13%) 3GPP
13 1 (0.13%) RFID
13 1 (0.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (3.59%) Big Data
2 19 (2.43%) NoSQL
3 13 (1.66%) MySQL
4 7 (0.90%) SQL Server
5 5 (0.64%) GIS
5 5 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (0.64%) RDBMS
5 5 (0.64%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.13%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.13%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 54 (6.91%) Git (software)
2 39 (4.99%) JIRA
3 20 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 13 (1.66%) ClearCase
5 10 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (1.28%) Bitbucket
6 9 (1.15%) Selenium
6 9 (1.15%) Visual Studio
7 6 (0.77%) Hudson
8 5 (0.64%) CppUnit
8 5 (0.64%) GitLab
8 5 (0.64%) Subversion
9 4 (0.51%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.51%) JMeter
9 4 (0.51%) JUnit
9 4 (0.51%) LoadRunner
9 4 (0.51%) NUnit
9 4 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.51%) Xcode
10 3 (0.38%) LabVIEW
General
1 113 (14.47%) Electronics
2 61 (7.81%) Telecoms
3 31 (3.97%) Finance
4 29 (3.71%) Retail
5 22 (2.82%) Automotive
6 20 (2.56%) Multimedia
7 18 (2.30%) Marketing
8 13 (1.66%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.41%) Aerospace
10 8 (1.02%) Military
11 7 (0.90%) Games
12 2 (0.26%) Banking
13 1 (0.13%) French Language
13 1 (0.13%) German Language
13 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.13%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 394 (50.45%) Software Engineer
2 274 (35.08%) Embedded Engineer
3 207 (26.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 205 (26.25%) C Software Engineer
5 180 (23.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 153 (19.59%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 152 (19.46%) Embedded C Engineer
8 134 (17.16%) Developer
8 134 (17.16%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 116 (14.85%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 114 (14.60%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 108 (13.83%) Embedded C Software Engineer
12 100 (12.80%) Software Developer
13 96 (12.29%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
13 96 (12.29%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
14 92 (11.78%) C++ Developer
15 91 (11.65%) Linux Engineer
16 87 (11.14%) Graduate
17 80 (10.24%) C++ Software Developer
18 78 (9.99%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (4.99%) HTML
2 31 (3.97%) TensorFlow
3 23 (2.94%) OpenGL
4 20 (2.56%) HEVC
5 19 (2.43%) CSS
6 17 (2.18%) STL
7 16 (2.05%) Apache Axis
8 15 (1.92%) .NET
9 13 (1.66%) HTML5
10 12 (1.54%) Yocto
11 9 (1.15%) Torch
12 8 (1.02%) JSON
12 8 (1.02%) Node.js
12 8 (1.02%) RESTful
13 7 (0.90%) AngularJS
13 7 (0.90%) Django
13 7 (0.90%) Natural Language Processing
14 6 (0.77%) POSIX
14 6 (0.77%) Web Services
15 5 (0.64%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 302 (38.67%) Computer Science
2 140 (17.93%) Algorithms
3 83 (10.63%) Embedded Systems
4 38 (4.87%) Robotics
4 38 (4.87%) Smart City
5 26 (3.33%) Device Driver
6 22 (2.82%) Augmented Reality
7 20 (2.56%) Life Science
8 18 (2.30%) ASIC
9 16 (2.05%) 3D Graphics
9 16 (2.05%) 3D Printing
9 16 (2.05%) Verilog
10 11 (1.41%) Acoustics
10 11 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (1.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 9 (1.15%) CUDA
12 8 (1.02%) Mobile App
13 7 (0.90%) Internet of Things
13 7 (0.90%) VHDL
14 6 (0.77%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 316 (40.46%) Linux
2 113 (14.47%) Windows
3 70 (8.96%) Embedded Linux
4 26 (3.33%) Android
5 17 (2.18%) Unix
6 12 (1.54%) Apple iOS
7 9 (1.15%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.64%) AIX
8 5 (0.64%) Solaris
9 3 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.38%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.26%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 467 (59.80%) Software Engineering
2 234 (29.96%) Mathematics
3 163 (20.87%) Physics
4 131 (16.77%) Machine Learning
5 130 (16.65%) Agile Software Development
6 119 (15.24%) Multithreading
7 92 (11.78%) Signal Processing
8 82 (10.50%) Artificial Intelligence
8 82 (10.50%) Scrum
8 82 (10.50%) SDLC
9 56 (7.17%) Mentoring
10 53 (6.79%) Computer Vision
10 53 (6.79%) Distributed Algorithms
11 47 (6.02%) Reinforcement Learning
12 43 (5.51%) Open Source
12 43 (5.51%) Test Automation
13 41 (5.25%) Digital Signal Processing
14 38 (4.87%) OO
14 38 (4.87%) Smart City Simulations
14 38 (4.87%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 544 (69.65%) C++
2 379 (48.53%) Python
3 225 (28.81%) Java
4 177 (22.66%) Embedded C
5 164 (21.00%) C#
6 103 (13.19%) Embedded C++
7 100 (12.80%) MATLAB
8 58 (7.43%) JavaScript
9 47 (6.02%) SQL
10 44 (5.63%) Perl
11 40 (5.12%) Assembly Language
12 26 (3.33%) Ruby
13 19 (2.43%) Fortran
14 13 (1.66%) Bash Shell
15 12 (1.54%) R
16 9 (1.15%) Scala
17 5 (0.64%) Delphi
17 5 (0.64%) Julia
18 4 (0.51%) Groovy
19 3 (0.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 373 (47.76%) Degree
2 96 (12.29%) PhD
3 44 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 22 (2.82%) Security Cleared
5 20 (2.56%) Numerate Degree
6 8 (1.02%) Master's Degree
7 6 (0.77%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.51%) CCNA
8 4 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.13%) MCP
10 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (0.90%) QA
2 4 (0.51%) ISO 26262
3 2 (0.26%) ISO 13485
3 2 (0.26%) JTAG
4 1 (0.13%) MISRA
System Software
1 93 (11.91%) Firmware
2 6 (0.77%) Docker
3 5 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.26%) iptables
6 1 (0.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.13%) Cobbler
1 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.13%) Puppet
1 1 (0.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (3.59%) Oracle
2 26 (3.33%) Dell
2 26 (3.33%) HP
2 26 (3.33%) WorldPay
3 12 (1.54%) Perforce
4 10 (1.28%) Atlassian
5 9 (1.15%) Intel
5 9 (1.15%) NVIDIA
6 8 (1.02%) EMC
6 8 (1.02%) MathWorks
7 7 (0.90%) IBM
7 7 (0.90%) SAP
7 7 (0.90%) Wind River
8 6 (0.77%) Microsoft
8 6 (0.77%) Sony
8 6 (0.77%) VMware
9 5 (0.64%) Adobe
9 5 (0.64%) Huawei
9 5 (0.64%) QNX
9 5 (0.64%) Xamarin