The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 41 28 43
Rank change year-on-year -13 +15  
Permanent jobs citing C 6 18 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 2.07% 5.73% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.38% 10.17% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 6
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Peterborough with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Peterborough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 137 177 135
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 47.24% 56.37% 38.57%
Number of salaries quoted 123 151 108
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -14.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £70,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

C
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Salary trend for C in Peterborough

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for C.

1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (60.00%) Embedded C
3 5 (50.00%) Electronics
4 4 (40.00%) Atmel
5 3 (30.00%) Wireless
6 2 (20.00%) Nucleus RTOS
6 2 (20.00%) Firmware
6 2 (20.00%) VxWorks
6 2 (20.00%) ThreadX
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 1 (10.00%) PhD
7 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
7 1 (10.00%) GSM
7 1 (10.00%) Java
7 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (10.00%) Windows
7 1 (10.00%) C#
7 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
7 1 (10.00%) 3G
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
7 1 (10.00%) Physics
7 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (10.00%) ZigBee
7 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (10.00%) LTE

C
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Wireless
2 1 (10.00%) 3G
2 1 (10.00%) 4G
2 1 (10.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (10.00%) GSM
2 1 (10.00%) LTE
2 1 (10.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (70.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) C Software Engineer
3 6 (60.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
4 5 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 5 (50.00%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 5 (50.00%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (50.00%) Real Time Engineer
4 5 (50.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
6 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (10.00%) Home Automation
1 1 (10.00%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Nucleus RTOS
1 2 (20.00%) ThreadX
1 2 (20.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Change Control
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (10.00%) Physics
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) PhD
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Atmel