The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C
Rank 60 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +7
Permanent jobs citing C 301 460 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.28% 6.28% 5.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.61% 11.71% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 231 347 353
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
C
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3494 3928 3852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 49.74% 53.62% 56.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2942 3213 3260
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

C
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the East of England region.

C Salary Trend in the East of England

C
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

C Salary Histogram in the East of England

C
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -19 122 £41,000 -3.52% 51
Hertfordshire -1 78 £40,000 -5.88% 11
Suffolk +25 43 £21,500 -42.66% 1
Essex -21 31 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Bedfordshire +3 17 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Norfolk +10 10 £33,500 -16.25%
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C.

1 422 (55.67%) C++
2 336 (44.33%) Software Engineering
3 259 (34.17%) Linux
4 208 (27.44%) Java
5 185 (24.41%) Degree
6 174 (22.96%) Computer Science
7 163 (21.50%) C#
8 159 (20.98%) Python
9 144 (19.00%) Windows
10 132 (17.41%) .NET
11 117 (15.44%) Embedded C
12 103 (13.59%) Electronics
13 102 (13.46%) Android
14 101 (13.32%) SQL
15 99 (13.06%) HTML
15 99 (13.06%) TCP/IP
16 98 (12.93%) Unix
17 97 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
18 91 (12.01%) Web Services
19 90 (11.87%) Apple iOS
20 88 (11.61%) Firmware
21 87 (11.48%) Security Cleared
22 80 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
23 71 (9.37%) Perl
23 71 (9.37%) Mathematics
24 69 (9.10%) SQL Server
25 68 (8.97%) Finance
25 68 (8.97%) Multithreading
26 65 (8.58%) Microsoft
27 64 (8.44%) Oracle

C
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region citing C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (3.17%) CMS
2 19 (2.51%) Apache Pig
3 18 (2.37%) JBoss
4 17 (2.24%) MS Exchange
5 12 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (1.19%) Node.js
6 9 (1.19%) WebSphere
7 7 (0.92%) IIS
7 7 (0.92%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.66%) Apache
8 5 (0.66%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.53%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.40%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.40%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.26%) SAS
11 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.26%) Tuxedo
12 1 (0.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 36 (4.75%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.03%) MS Office
3 13 (1.72%) MS Project
4 7 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.66%) Simulink
6 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.40%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (0.92%) CloudFront
3 4 (0.53%) IBM SmartCloud
4 3 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.26%) GitHub
5 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.13%) Office 365
6 1 (0.13%) PaaS
6 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (13.06%) TCP/IP
2 38 (5.01%) Wireless
3 36 (4.75%) Firewall
4 21 (2.77%) Internet
5 17 (2.24%) Bluetooth
5 17 (2.24%) DHCP
5 17 (2.24%) DNS
6 15 (1.98%) HTTP
7 14 (1.85%) Skype
8 13 (1.72%) RS-485
8 13 (1.72%) VoIP
9 12 (1.58%) Ethernet
9 12 (1.58%) RFID
9 12 (1.58%) RS-232
9 12 (1.58%) ZigBee
10 11 (1.45%) 802.15
10 11 (1.45%) WAN
11 10 (1.32%) LAN
12 9 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
13 8 (1.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (9.10%) SQL Server
2 53 (6.99%) MySQL
3 26 (3.43%) Big Data
4 22 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 19 (2.51%) Apache Hive
5 19 (2.51%) Hadoop
6 17 (2.24%) Crystal Reports
6 17 (2.24%) Informix
7 16 (2.11%) RDBMS
8 11 (1.45%) MongoDB
8 11 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.79%) Data Mining
12 5 (0.66%) GIS
12 5 (0.66%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database
15 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (3.17%) Visual Studio
2 22 (2.90%) JUnit
3 19 (2.51%) LabVIEW
4 15 (1.98%) TeamCity
5 14 (1.85%) Maven
6 9 (1.19%) Git (software)
7 8 (1.06%) DbUnit
7 8 (1.06%) SoapUI
8 7 (0.92%) Rational DOORS
8 7 (0.92%) Vagrant
9 6 (0.79%) Metasploit
9 6 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.66%) JIRA
11 4 (0.53%) AppScan
11 4 (0.53%) ClearCase
11 4 (0.53%) Subversion
12 3 (0.40%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.26%) PowerBuilder
13 2 (0.26%) ProC
General
1 103 (13.59%) Electronics
2 68 (8.97%) Finance
3 60 (7.92%) Telecoms
4 41 (5.41%) Banking
5 30 (3.96%) Manufacturing
6 26 (3.43%) Retail
7 21 (2.77%) Automotive
8 19 (2.51%) Arabic Language
8 19 (2.51%) Russian Language
9 13 (1.72%) Marketing
10 10 (1.32%) Military
11 7 (0.92%) Billing
12 6 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.66%) Law
13 5 (0.66%) Legal
14 3 (0.40%) Back Office
14 3 (0.40%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.26%) Advertising
15 2 (0.26%) Publishing
16 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 231 (30.47%) Software Engineer
2 210 (27.70%) Developer
3 82 (10.82%) Embedded Engineer
4 70 (9.23%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 63 (8.31%) C Developer
6 61 (8.05%) C++ Software Engineer
7 57 (7.52%) Graduate
8 51 (6.73%) C++ Developer
8 51 (6.73%) Software Developer
9 50 (6.60%) C Software Engineer
10 44 (5.80%) Analyst
11 35 (4.62%) C/C++ Developer
12 34 (4.49%) Graduate Developer
13 33 (4.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 31 (4.09%) Embedded Developer
15 30 (3.96%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 28 (3.69%) Java Developer
16 28 (3.69%) Senior Software Engineer
17 27 (3.56%) Embedded C Engineer
18 26 (3.43%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (17.41%) .NET
2 99 (13.06%) HTML
3 91 (12.01%) Web Services
4 61 (8.05%) CSS
5 50 (6.60%) XML
6 46 (6.07%) STL
7 42 (5.54%) Java EE
8 28 (3.69%) Hibernate
8 28 (3.69%) Spring
9 23 (3.03%) ASP.NET
10 19 (2.51%) J2EE
11 14 (1.85%) Apache Flex
11 14 (1.85%) GWT
11 14 (1.85%) JMS
11 14 (1.85%) JSP
11 14 (1.85%) Swing
12 13 (1.72%) REST
13 11 (1.45%) 802.1X
14 10 (1.32%) .NET Framework
14 10 (1.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 174 (22.96%) Computer Science
2 80 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
3 71 (9.37%) Mathematics
4 48 (6.33%) Cryptography
5 45 (5.94%) Algorithms
5 45 (5.94%) Embedded Systems
6 37 (4.88%) Management Information System
6 37 (4.88%) Physics
7 33 (4.35%) Device Driver
8 32 (4.22%) Mobile App
9 18 (2.37%) Cybercrime
10 16 (2.11%) Data Structures
10 16 (2.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 12 (1.58%) Fintech
12 11 (1.45%) CESG
13 10 (1.32%) Augmented Reality
14 9 (1.19%) Data Centre
14 9 (1.19%) Digital Media
15 8 (1.06%) Driving Licence
15 8 (1.06%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 259 (34.17%) Linux
2 144 (19.00%) Windows
3 102 (13.46%) Android
4 98 (12.93%) Unix
5 90 (11.87%) Apple iOS
6 47 (6.20%) Embedded Linux
7 21 (2.77%) Windows Server
8 18 (2.37%) AIX
9 15 (1.98%) HPUX
10 12 (1.58%) VxWorks
11 10 (1.32%) Windows 7
12 9 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (1.06%) Mac OS X
13 8 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (0.66%) Windows CE
15 4 (0.53%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.53%) Solaris
15 4 (0.53%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (44.33%) Software Engineering
2 97 (12.80%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (8.97%) Multithreading
4 53 (6.99%) SDLC
5 51 (6.73%) Mentoring
6 45 (5.94%) Penetration Testing
7 43 (5.67%) OO
7 43 (5.67%) Project Management
8 35 (4.62%) Software Testing
8 35 (4.62%) TDD
9 34 (4.49%) Coaching
10 33 (4.35%) Time Management
11 31 (4.09%) ITIL
12 30 (3.96%) Configuration Management
13 29 (3.83%) Information Security
13 29 (3.83%) Scrum
13 29 (3.83%) Stakeholder Management
14 28 (3.69%) Mobile Application Development
14 28 (3.69%) Secure Coding
14 28 (3.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 422 (55.67%) C++
2 208 (27.44%) Java
3 163 (21.50%) C#
4 159 (20.98%) Python
5 117 (15.44%) Embedded C
6 101 (13.32%) SQL
7 71 (9.37%) Perl
8 63 (8.31%) Embedded C++
9 62 (8.18%) PHP
10 60 (7.92%) JavaScript
11 59 (7.78%) Objective-C
12 25 (3.30%) Shell Script
13 19 (2.51%) T-SQL
14 18 (2.37%) MATLAB
15 16 (2.11%) Assembly Language
16 13 (1.72%) VB.NET
17 12 (1.58%) Bash Shell
17 12 (1.58%) TTCN
18 11 (1.45%) VB
19 10 (1.32%) R
Qualifications
1 185 (24.41%) Degree
2 87 (11.48%) Security Cleared
3 53 (6.99%) SC Cleared
4 38 (5.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (4.88%) PhD
6 32 (4.22%) CISSP
7 29 (3.83%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (3.56%) CCNA
8 27 (3.56%) MCSE
9 23 (3.03%) GIAC
10 21 (2.77%) SANS
11 19 (2.51%) Linux+ Certification
11 19 (2.51%) SSCP
12 16 (2.11%) DV Cleared
13 13 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 11 (1.45%) CEH
15 8 (1.06%) CISA
15 8 (1.06%) CISM
16 6 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
17 5 (0.66%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.69%) QA
2 12 (1.58%) JTAG
3 6 (0.79%) FIPS 140-2
4 5 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.66%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.40%) MISRA
6 2 (0.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.26%) ISO27002
6 2 (0.26%) MISRA C
6 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.26%) SLA
7 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 88 (11.61%) Firmware
2 34 (4.49%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.32%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.92%) Docker
5 7 (0.92%) Xen
6 6 (0.79%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.53%) LXC
8 1 (0.13%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (0.92%) SCCM
2 6 (0.79%) Nessus
2 6 (0.79%) QRadar
3 3 (0.40%) Puppet
4 2 (0.26%) Nexpose
4 2 (0.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.13%) Ansible
5 1 (0.13%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.13%) Nagios
5 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.13%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (8.58%) Microsoft
2 64 (8.44%) Oracle
3 18 (2.37%) EMC
4 17 (2.24%) VMware
5 16 (2.11%) Google
6 11 (1.45%) Intel
7 10 (1.32%) Citrix
8 9 (1.19%) QNX
8 9 (1.19%) SAP
9 8 (1.06%) Apple
9 8 (1.06%) Atmel
9 8 (1.06%) IBM
9 8 (1.06%) Lauterbach
10 7 (0.92%) Autodesk
10 7 (0.92%) Cisco
10 7 (0.92%) PTC
11 5 (0.66%) ArcSight
11 5 (0.66%) SolarWinds
11 5 (0.66%) Twitter
12 4 (0.53%) DevExpress
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Salary: + DOE + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Catch Resource Management Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Catch Resource Management Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Proteus Europe
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + Excellent Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi work, Stock Options
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent DoE
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: Forty to Sixty Thousand
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£48,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £53,000 to £59,000 per annum 53K basic + 6K commission + 12% pens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £20,000 to £32,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago