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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 39 47 33
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing C 417 437 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.51% 5.07% 6.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.23% 8.74% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 324 372 457
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
4075 4998 4840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.87% 58.04% 56.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3477 4220 4310
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +7 235 £44,000 +10.00% 69
Hertfordshire -22 88 £44,000 +13.54% 21
Essex +1 51 £37,500 -14.77% 19
Bedfordshire +19 27 £37,000 +5.71% 5
Suffolk +17 11 £28,508 -19.12% 1
Norfolk -1 6 £26,750 -33.12%
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 566 (64.46%) C++
2 375 (42.71%) Degree
3 370 (42.14%) Software Engineering
4 345 (39.29%) Linux
5 296 (33.71%) Python
6 249 (28.36%) Computer Science
7 233 (26.54%) Java
8 198 (22.55%) Windows
9 175 (19.93%) C#
10 144 (16.40%) Perl
11 134 (15.26%) JavaScript
12 131 (14.92%) Electronics
13 129 (14.69%) HTML
14 120 (13.67%) OO
14 120 (13.67%) Agile Software Development
15 112 (12.76%) SQL
16 102 (11.62%) Embedded C
17 96 (10.93%) .NET
17 96 (10.93%) UNIX
18 94 (10.71%) Finance
19 91 (10.36%) XML
20 85 (9.68%) Algorithms
21 83 (9.45%) Microsoft
22 82 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
23 80 (9.11%) Mathematics
23 80 (9.11%) TCP/IP
23 80 (9.11%) Firmware
24 79 (9.00%) CSS
24 79 (9.00%) Security Cleared
24 79 (9.00%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 21 (2.39%) WebSphere
2 16 (1.82%) Apache
3 15 (1.71%) Tomcat
4 13 (1.48%) Node.js
5 12 (1.37%) Confluence
6 11 (1.25%) MS Exchange
6 11 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
7 10 (1.14%) IIS
8 7 (0.80%) OpenStack
9 5 (0.57%) JBoss
10 3 (0.34%) Tuxedo
10 3 (0.34%) SAS
10 3 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.34%) DNN
11 2 (0.23%) WebSphere Portal
11 2 (0.23%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.23%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.11%) SugarCRM
12 1 (0.11%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 35 (3.99%) MS Excel
2 34 (3.87%) MS Office
3 9 (1.03%) Simulink
4 7 (0.80%) MS Project
5 5 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.34%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.34%) S-PLUS
6 3 (0.34%) Windchill
7 2 (0.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 2 (0.23%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.23%) Stateflow
7 2 (0.23%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.34%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.23%) Unica
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.11%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.42%) SaaS
2 19 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.68%) Office 365
5 2 (0.23%) Silverpop
5 2 (0.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 80 (9.11%) TCP/IP
2 62 (7.06%) Wireless
3 41 (4.67%) Internet
4 35 (3.99%) ZigBee
5 34 (3.87%) Ethernet
6 30 (3.42%) Bluetooth
7 24 (2.73%) HTTP
8 13 (1.48%) Intranet
9 12 (1.37%) Firewall
9 12 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (1.14%) IPv4
11 9 (1.03%) SSL
11 9 (1.03%) 802.15
11 9 (1.03%) ICMP
11 9 (1.03%) SSH
12 8 (0.91%) LTE
12 8 (0.91%) 3G
12 8 (0.91%) DNS
13 7 (0.80%) 3GPP
13 7 (0.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (7.74%) SQL Server
2 46 (5.24%) MySQL
3 34 (3.87%) Relational Database
4 21 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (2.16%) RDBMS
6 15 (1.71%) NoSQL
6 15 (1.71%) Oracle Database
7 14 (1.59%) Firebird
8 12 (1.37%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (0.91%) DB2
11 5 (0.57%) CouchDB
11 5 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.57%) MariaDB
11 5 (0.57%) Neo4j
12 4 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.34%) Big Data
14 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (0.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 44 (5.01%) Visual Studio
2 39 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 29 (3.30%) Eclipse
4 26 (2.96%) Subversion
5 24 (2.73%) Jenkins
6 22 (2.51%) Maven
7 21 (2.39%) LabVIEW
8 19 (2.16%) JIRA
9 12 (1.37%) Ant
10 10 (1.14%) SoapUI
11 9 (1.03%) TeamCity
12 8 (0.91%) GCC
12 8 (0.91%) Hudson
12 8 (0.91%) CruiseControl
13 7 (0.80%) QADirector
13 7 (0.80%) Selenium
14 6 (0.68%) JUnit
14 6 (0.68%) Bugzilla
14 6 (0.68%) Mercurial
14 6 (0.68%) Mockito
General
1 131 (14.92%) Electronics
2 94 (10.71%) Finance
3 54 (6.15%) Banking
4 53 (6.04%) Marketing
5 47 (5.35%) Manufacturing
6 38 (4.33%) Retail
7 37 (4.21%) Automotive
8 33 (3.76%) Telecoms
9 16 (1.82%) Multimedia
10 10 (1.14%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.80%) Games
12 6 (0.68%) Arabic Language
12 6 (0.68%) Russian Language
13 5 (0.57%) Military
14 4 (0.46%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.11%) Law
15 1 (0.11%) Legal
15 1 (0.11%) Advertising
15 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 313 (35.65%) Software Engineer
2 265 (30.18%) Developer
3 112 (12.76%) Software Developer
4 76 (8.66%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 64 (7.29%) Graduate
6 62 (7.06%) C++ Developer
7 45 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 44 (5.01%) Programmer
9 41 (4.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 37 (4.21%) Team Leader
11 36 (4.10%) Java Developer
12 35 (3.99%) Test Engineer
13 33 (3.76%) Analyst
14 31 (3.53%) Author
14 31 (3.53%) Technical Author
15 30 (3.42%) Web Developer
16 28 (3.19%) Systems Engineer
17 27 (3.08%) Senior Software Engineer
17 27 (3.08%) Software Team Leader
18 26 (2.96%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (14.69%) HTML
2 96 (10.93%) .NET
3 91 (10.36%) XML
4 79 (9.00%) CSS
5 65 (7.40%) Web Services
6 44 (5.01%) jQuery
7 38 (4.33%) HTML5
7 38 (4.33%) XSLT
8 37 (4.21%) SOAP
9 24 (2.73%) Spring
10 23 (2.62%) Hibernate
11 22 (2.51%) REST
11 22 (2.51%) ASP.NET
12 21 (2.39%) CSS3
12 21 (2.39%) Ajax
13 19 (2.16%) JSON
14 18 (2.05%) JSF
14 18 (2.05%) JDBC
14 18 (2.05%) JSP
15 17 (1.94%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 249 (28.36%) Computer Science
2 85 (9.68%) Algorithms
3 82 (9.34%) Analytical Skills
4 80 (9.11%) Mathematics
5 59 (6.72%) Embedded Systems
6 39 (4.44%) Device Driver
7 38 (4.33%) Management Information System
8 37 (4.21%) Physics
9 29 (3.30%) Open Source
10 23 (2.62%) Mechatronics
11 21 (2.39%) Robotics
11 21 (2.39%) Client/Server
12 18 (2.05%) Cryptography
13 16 (1.82%) Verilog
13 16 (1.82%) Internet of Things
13 16 (1.82%) User Experience
14 15 (1.71%) Telematics
14 15 (1.71%) Smartphone
15 13 (1.48%) VHDL
15 13 (1.48%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 345 (39.29%) Linux
2 198 (22.55%) Windows
3 96 (10.93%) UNIX
4 79 (9.00%) Android
5 68 (7.74%) Apple iOS
6 43 (4.90%) Embedded Linux
7 19 (2.16%) AIX
7 19 (2.16%) HPUX
8 17 (1.94%) Solaris
9 16 (1.82%) Mac OS X
10 13 (1.48%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.68%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (0.57%) Windows Phone
13 4 (0.46%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.23%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.23%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.23%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (42.14%) Software Engineering
2 120 (13.67%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (13.67%) OO
3 69 (7.86%) Mentoring
4 58 (6.61%) Multithreading
5 44 (5.01%) OOD
6 41 (4.67%) Project Management
7 38 (4.33%) Scrum
8 34 (3.87%) Data Analysis
8 34 (3.87%) Line Management
9 33 (3.76%) Test Scripting
10 29 (3.30%) Product Management
11 28 (3.19%) Test Automation
11 28 (3.19%) Unit Testing
12 27 (3.08%) Coaching
13 26 (2.96%) Asset Management
14 25 (2.85%) Technical Analysis
15 24 (2.73%) Time Management
15 24 (2.73%) MVC
16 23 (2.62%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 566 (64.46%) C++
2 296 (33.71%) Python
3 233 (26.54%) Java
4 175 (19.93%) C#
5 144 (16.40%) Perl
6 134 (15.26%) JavaScript
7 112 (12.76%) SQL
8 102 (11.62%) Embedded C
9 74 (8.43%) PHP
10 63 (7.18%) Embedded C++
11 49 (5.58%) Shell Script
12 48 (5.47%) MATLAB
12 48 (5.47%) Bash Shell
13 36 (4.10%) Assembly Language
14 29 (3.30%) Objective-C
15 18 (2.05%) VB
16 15 (1.71%) Ruby
17 10 (1.14%) XPath
18 8 (0.91%) R
18 8 (0.91%) Go
Qualifications
1 375 (42.71%) Degree
2 79 (9.00%) Security Cleared
3 60 (6.83%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.37%) PhD
5 11 (1.25%) PMI Certification
6 10 (1.14%) DV Cleared
6 10 (1.14%) Sun Certification
7 9 (1.03%) PMP
8 7 (0.80%) ISEB
9 6 (0.68%) MCP
10 5 (0.57%) HND
10 5 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.34%) ISTQB
12 3 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.23%) MOS
13 2 (0.23%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.23%) MCSE
13 2 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.11%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.58%) QA
2 6 (0.68%) SLA
3 5 (0.57%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.57%) JSP 440
3 5 (0.57%) DO-178B
4 4 (0.46%) IEC 61508
5 3 (0.34%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.23%) JTAG
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 80 (9.11%) Firmware
2 30 (3.42%) Active Directory
3 17 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.14%) VirtualBox
5 7 (0.80%) KVM
5 7 (0.80%) Docker
6 5 (0.57%) LXC
6 5 (0.57%) Slurm Workload Manager
6 5 (0.57%) Xen
7 4 (0.46%) Squid
7 4 (0.46%) Varnish
8 3 (0.34%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.34%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.23%) SRDF
9 2 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.11%) vSphere
10 1 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (0.57%) Mesos
2 4 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.46%) SCCM
3 3 (0.34%) WSUS
3 3 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.23%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 83 (9.45%) Microsoft
2 57 (6.49%) Oracle
3 19 (2.16%) VMware
4 16 (1.82%) Atlassian
5 13 (1.48%) Perforce
6 8 (0.91%) Rackspace
7 7 (0.80%) Synopsys
7 7 (0.80%) IBM
8 6 (0.68%) Coverity
9 5 (0.57%) SAP
9 5 (0.57%) Intel
9 5 (0.57%) Pegasus
10 4 (0.46%) EMC
10 4 (0.46%) Google
11 3 (0.34%) PTC
11 3 (0.34%) ION Trading
11 3 (0.34%) McAfee
11 3 (0.34%) Autodesk
11 3 (0.34%) QNX
11 3 (0.34%) Nokia
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits share options + package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits extensive - see ad
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65k - 85k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 25,000 to 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent DOE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: Excellent + Substantial Large Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: Benefits - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tangent International
Salary: bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tangent International
Salary: Bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Tangent International
Salary: bonus scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IC Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + stock options
Posted: 3 days ago