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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 39 44 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing C 407 436 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.48% 5.18% 7.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.23% 8.98% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 313 368 504
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3979 4854 4683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.57% 57.68% 56.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3406 4102 4184
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +8 214 £45,000 +12.50% 64
Hertfordshire -25 87 £44,500 +11.25% 26
Essex +3 61 £40,000 -17.09% 25
Bedfordshire +1 26 £41,250 +17.85% 5
Suffolk +15 13 £22,016 -40.49% 2
Norfolk +8 8 £25,750 -33.54% 2
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 583 (67.32%) C++
2 368 (42.49%) Software Engineering
3 363 (41.92%) Degree
4 340 (39.26%) Linux
5 280 (32.33%) Python
6 239 (27.60%) Computer Science
7 221 (25.52%) Java
8 220 (25.40%) Windows
9 163 (18.82%) C#
10 149 (17.21%) Perl
11 131 (15.13%) JavaScript
11 131 (15.13%) Electronics
12 120 (13.86%) HTML
13 114 (13.16%) SQL
14 108 (12.47%) Agile Software Development
15 107 (12.36%) Embedded C
16 104 (12.01%) OO
17 103 (11.89%) .NET
18 96 (11.09%) Firmware
19 95 (10.97%) Microsoft
20 94 (10.85%) Finance
20 94 (10.85%) Android
21 93 (10.74%) UNIX
22 88 (10.16%) XML
23 84 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
24 83 (9.58%) Mathematics
25 82 (9.47%) Apple iOS
26 81 (9.35%) TCP/IP
27 80 (9.24%) PHP
28 79 (9.12%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (2.42%) Apache
2 18 (2.08%) MS Exchange
3 17 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 16 (1.85%) IIS
5 14 (1.62%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.15%) Node.js
7 7 (0.81%) Confluence
7 7 (0.81%) OpenStack
7 7 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.58%) JBoss
10 4 (0.46%) DNN
11 3 (0.35%) Tuxedo
12 2 (0.23%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.23%) CloudStack
12 2 (0.23%) WebSphere Portal
13 1 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.12%) SugarCRM
13 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 41 (4.73%) MS Office
2 40 (4.62%) MS Excel
3 9 (1.04%) MS Project
4 6 (0.69%) Simulink
4 6 (0.69%) SOLIDWORKS
5 5 (0.58%) PTC Creo
5 5 (0.58%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 4 (0.46%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.46%) Windchill
7 3 (0.35%) Revit
7 3 (0.35%) Solid Edge
7 3 (0.35%) MicroStation
7 3 (0.35%) Siemens NX
7 3 (0.35%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.12%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 5 (0.58%) Oracle CRM
2 4 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.23%) Unica
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.12%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.58%) SaaS
2 22 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (1.27%) Office 365
4 2 (0.23%) Silverpop
4 2 (0.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 81 (9.35%) TCP/IP
2 57 (6.58%) Wireless
3 42 (4.85%) Internet
4 28 (3.23%) Ethernet
5 27 (3.12%) ZigBee
6 25 (2.89%) Bluetooth
6 25 (2.89%) HTTP
7 13 (1.50%) Firewall
7 13 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (1.50%) Intranet
8 12 (1.39%) DNS
9 10 (1.15%) ICMP
10 9 (1.04%) LTE
10 9 (1.04%) SSH
10 9 (1.04%) DHCP
11 8 (0.92%) 3G
11 8 (0.92%) VoIP
12 7 (0.81%) IPv4
12 7 (0.81%) SSL
12 7 (0.81%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 39 (4.50%) MySQL
3 31 (3.58%) Relational Database
4 20 (2.31%) Firebird
5 19 (2.19%) RDBMS
6 16 (1.85%) Oracle Database
7 15 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (1.27%) NoSQL
9 9 (1.04%) MongoDB
10 7 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (0.81%) DB2
11 5 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.58%) CouchDB
11 5 (0.58%) MariaDB
11 5 (0.58%) Neo4j
11 5 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.35%) Big Data
14 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.23%) Informix
Development Applications
1 41 (4.73%) Visual Studio
2 34 (3.93%) Git (software)
3 27 (3.12%) Eclipse
4 25 (2.89%) Jenkins
5 21 (2.42%) Subversion
6 20 (2.31%) LabVIEW
7 18 (2.08%) Maven
8 17 (1.96%) JIRA
9 11 (1.27%) Ant
10 9 (1.04%) TeamCity
10 9 (1.04%) GCC
11 8 (0.92%) CruiseControl
11 8 (0.92%) Hudson
12 7 (0.81%) SoapUI
13 6 (0.69%) JUnit
13 6 (0.69%) Bugzilla
13 6 (0.69%) Redmine
13 6 (0.69%) SCons
13 6 (0.69%) Mockito
13 6 (0.69%) Mercurial
General
1 131 (15.13%) Electronics
2 94 (10.85%) Finance
3 53 (6.12%) Banking
4 52 (6.00%) Marketing
5 45 (5.20%) Retail
6 44 (5.08%) Manufacturing
7 40 (4.62%) Automotive
8 28 (3.23%) Telecoms
9 16 (1.85%) Multimedia
10 9 (1.04%) Russian Language
10 9 (1.04%) Arabic Language
11 7 (0.81%) Games
11 7 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.23%) Military
13 2 (0.23%) Publishing
14 1 (0.12%) Avionics
14 1 (0.12%) German Language
14 1 (0.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 312 (36.03%) Software Engineer
2 252 (29.10%) Developer
3 108 (12.47%) Software Developer
4 71 (8.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 68 (7.85%) Graduate
6 66 (7.62%) C++ Developer
7 44 (5.08%) Programmer
8 42 (4.85%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 38 (4.39%) Analyst
10 34 (3.93%) Team Leader
11 33 (3.81%) Senior Developer
12 30 (3.46%) Java Developer
13 29 (3.35%) Test Engineer
14 28 (3.23%) Project Manager
15 26 (3.00%) Systems Engineer
15 26 (3.00%) Senior Software Engineer
16 25 (2.89%) Architect
17 24 (2.77%) Author
17 24 (2.77%) Technical Author
17 24 (2.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (13.86%) HTML
2 103 (11.89%) .NET
3 88 (10.16%) XML
4 70 (8.08%) CSS
5 66 (7.62%) Web Services
6 41 (4.73%) HTML5
7 36 (4.16%) SOAP
8 33 (3.81%) jQuery
9 30 (3.46%) XSLT
10 24 (2.77%) CSS3
11 22 (2.54%) REST
12 21 (2.42%) ASP.NET
13 20 (2.31%) Ajax
13 20 (2.31%) WebSockets
14 19 (2.19%) JSON
15 18 (2.08%) Spring
15 18 (2.08%) Hibernate
16 17 (1.96%) Regular Expression
17 15 (1.73%) JSF
18 13 (1.50%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 239 (27.60%) Computer Science
2 84 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
3 83 (9.58%) Mathematics
4 75 (8.66%) Algorithms
5 52 (6.00%) Embedded Systems
6 46 (5.31%) Physics
7 37 (4.27%) Device Driver
8 35 (4.04%) Management Information System
9 26 (3.00%) Mechatronics
10 24 (2.77%) Robotics
10 24 (2.77%) Open Source
11 19 (2.19%) Smartphone
12 18 (2.08%) Client/Server
13 17 (1.96%) Internet of Things
14 16 (1.85%) Verilog
15 14 (1.62%) Telematics
16 13 (1.50%) CUDA
16 13 (1.50%) Statistics
16 13 (1.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 12 (1.39%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 340 (39.26%) Linux
2 220 (25.40%) Windows
3 94 (10.85%) Android
4 93 (10.74%) UNIX
5 82 (9.47%) Apple iOS
6 40 (4.62%) Embedded Linux
7 18 (2.08%) Mac OS X
7 18 (2.08%) Windows 7
8 14 (1.62%) AIX
8 14 (1.62%) HPUX
8 14 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (1.27%) Solaris
11 6 (0.69%) Windows XP
11 6 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (0.58%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.58%) Windows Phone
12 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (42.49%) Software Engineering
2 108 (12.47%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (12.01%) OO
4 63 (7.27%) Mentoring
5 53 (6.12%) Multithreading
6 44 (5.08%) Project Management
7 43 (4.97%) OOD
8 37 (4.27%) Test Scripting
9 33 (3.81%) Line Management
10 32 (3.70%) Data Analysis
11 31 (3.58%) Product Management
12 30 (3.46%) Time Management
12 30 (3.46%) Scrum
13 28 (3.23%) Asset Management
13 28 (3.23%) Technical Analysis
14 26 (3.00%) Test Automation
15 24 (2.77%) Web Development
15 24 (2.77%) Coaching
16 23 (2.66%) Signal Processing
17 22 (2.54%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 583 (67.32%) C++
2 280 (32.33%) Python
3 221 (25.52%) Java
4 163 (18.82%) C#
5 149 (17.21%) Perl
6 131 (15.13%) JavaScript
7 114 (13.16%) SQL
8 107 (12.36%) Embedded C
9 80 (9.24%) PHP
10 71 (8.20%) Embedded C++
11 52 (6.00%) Bash Shell
11 52 (6.00%) Shell Script
12 45 (5.20%) MATLAB
13 40 (4.62%) Assembly Language
14 29 (3.35%) Objective-C
15 25 (2.89%) VB
16 12 (1.39%) Ruby
17 10 (1.15%) Delphi
18 8 (0.92%) VB.NET
18 8 (0.92%) Go
Qualifications
1 363 (41.92%) Degree
2 79 (9.12%) Security Cleared
3 59 (6.81%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.85%) PhD
5 10 (1.15%) PMI Certification
6 8 (0.92%) PMP
6 8 (0.92%) ISEB
7 7 (0.81%) Sun Certification
8 6 (0.69%) MCP
9 5 (0.58%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.46%) HND
10 4 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.35%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.23%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.23%) MCSE
12 2 (0.23%) MOS
12 2 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 2 (0.23%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.77%) QA
2 4 (0.46%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.46%) DO-178B
3 3 (0.35%) IEC 61508
3 3 (0.35%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.23%) SLA
4 2 (0.23%) JTAG
4 2 (0.23%) JSP 440
System Software
1 96 (11.09%) Firmware
2 35 (4.04%) Active Directory
3 20 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.92%) VirtualBox
5 7 (0.81%) Docker
6 6 (0.69%) Xen
6 6 (0.69%) KVM
6 6 (0.69%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.58%) vSphere
7 5 (0.58%) LXC
7 5 (0.58%) Slurm Workload Manager
7 5 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (0.58%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.46%) Squid
8 4 (0.46%) Varnish
9 3 (0.35%) SRDF
9 3 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (0.35%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (0.58%) Mesos
2 4 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.46%) SCCM
3 3 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (0.35%) WSUS
4 2 (0.23%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.12%) Nessus
Vendors
1 95 (10.97%) Microsoft
2 46 (5.31%) Oracle
3 22 (2.54%) VMware
4 13 (1.50%) Perforce
5 12 (1.39%) Atlassian
6 9 (1.04%) Rackspace
7 8 (0.92%) QNX
8 7 (0.81%) EMC
8 7 (0.81%) IBM
8 7 (0.81%) Autodesk
9 6 (0.69%) Coverity
9 6 (0.69%) Synopsys
10 5 (0.58%) PTC
10 5 (0.58%) Xilinx
10 5 (0.58%) Intel
10 5 (0.58%) Pegasus
10 5 (0.58%) Borland
10 5 (0.58%) Embarcadero
11 4 (0.46%) Cisco
11 4 (0.46%) Google
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £32,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Shares + Benefits!
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, plus Pension, Medical + More!
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: Benefits - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Datascope Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70,000 DoE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£30k dep. on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East Anglia
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£60,000 DoE
Posted: Yesterday