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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 34 35 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Permanent jobs citing C 456 403 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.27% 6.14% 4.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.73% 10.74% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 341 358 311
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £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
3886 3754 4767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.39% 57.23% 55.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3157 3178 4185
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -2 293 £45,000 +12.50% 108
Hertfordshire -5 88 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Essex +5 53 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Norfolk +2 11 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Bedfordshire +12 8 £45,000 +29.49% 6
Suffolk -17 5 £37,500 -25.00% 4
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 503 (56.20%) C++
2 449 (50.17%) Software Engineering
3 385 (43.02%) Degree
4 344 (38.44%) Linux
5 306 (34.19%) Python
6 285 (31.84%) Java
7 247 (27.60%) Computer Science
8 222 (24.80%) C#
9 149 (16.65%) Windows
10 136 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
11 134 (14.97%) HTML
12 125 (13.97%) OO
13 119 (13.30%) UNIX
14 118 (13.18%) JavaScript
15 116 (12.96%) Embedded C
16 113 (12.63%) Perl
16 113 (12.63%) Finance
17 107 (11.96%) .NET
18 105 (11.73%) Electronics
18 105 (11.73%) Algorithms
19 99 (11.06%) Mathematics
20 98 (10.95%) SQL
21 83 (9.27%) XML
22 82 (9.16%) Multithreading
23 81 (9.05%) TCP/IP
24 78 (8.72%) CSS
25 74 (8.27%) Embedded Systems
26 70 (7.82%) Wireless
27 68 (7.60%) Microsoft
28 67 (7.49%) Firmware

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (2.68%) WebSphere
1 24 (2.68%) Tomcat
2 23 (2.57%) Confluence
3 12 (1.34%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (1.23%) Node.js
4 11 (1.23%) Apache
5 9 (1.01%) JBoss
6 8 (0.89%) GlassFish
7 7 (0.78%) CloudStack
7 7 (0.78%) OpenStack
7 7 (0.78%) MS Exchange
7 7 (0.78%) IIS
8 6 (0.67%) Tuxedo
9 5 (0.56%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.45%) MQSeries
11 3 (0.34%) SAS
11 3 (0.34%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.22%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.22%) Lync
12 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 45 (5.03%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.69%) MS Office
3 14 (1.56%) Simulink
4 5 (0.56%) TargetLink
4 5 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.45%) S-PLUS
6 3 (0.34%) Stateflow
6 3 (0.34%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.34%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.22%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 15 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.11%) LabWindows
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.57%) SaaS
2 10 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (9.05%) TCP/IP
2 70 (7.82%) Wireless
3 42 (4.69%) Internet
4 35 (3.91%) Ethernet
5 33 (3.69%) ZigBee
6 17 (1.90%) Bluetooth
7 15 (1.68%) LTE
7 15 (1.68%) 3G
8 14 (1.56%) GSM
8 14 (1.56%) Firewall
9 13 (1.45%) iSCSI
9 13 (1.45%) 4G
9 13 (1.45%) SAN
9 13 (1.45%) DNS
10 12 (1.34%) 802.15
11 11 (1.23%) 2G
12 10 (1.12%) IPv4
12 10 (1.12%) Fibre Channel
13 9 (1.01%) HTTP
13 9 (1.01%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (7.26%) MySQL
2 62 (6.93%) SQL Server
3 28 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 25 (2.79%) NoSQL
5 21 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (2.23%) RDBMS
7 19 (2.12%) MongoDB
8 13 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (1.23%) Hadoop
9 11 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (0.89%) BigTable
11 7 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (0.78%) DB2
12 6 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (0.67%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.56%) QlikView
13 5 (0.56%) Firebird
14 4 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (0.34%) Big Data
15 3 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 47 (5.25%) Git (software)
2 42 (4.69%) Visual Studio
3 31 (3.46%) Maven
3 31 (3.46%) Subversion
4 28 (3.13%) Eclipse
5 24 (2.68%) LabVIEW
6 22 (2.46%) Jenkins
7 18 (2.01%) Ant
8 15 (1.68%) JIRA
9 10 (1.12%) SoapUI
10 9 (1.01%) GCC
10 9 (1.01%) Hudson
10 9 (1.01%) JUnit
11 7 (0.78%) Redmine
11 7 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 6 (0.67%) CruiseControl
12 6 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
12 6 (0.67%) Mockito
12 6 (0.67%) Mercurial
13 5 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 113 (12.63%) Finance
2 105 (11.73%) Electronics
3 64 (7.15%) Banking
4 62 (6.93%) Telecoms
5 60 (6.70%) Marketing
6 50 (5.59%) Manufacturing
7 34 (3.80%) Automotive
7 34 (3.80%) Retail
8 21 (2.35%) Multimedia
9 10 (1.12%) Financial Institution
10 9 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (1.01%) Games
10 9 (1.01%) Military
11 7 (0.78%) Billing
12 5 (0.56%) Local Government
13 4 (0.45%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.45%) Advertising
14 3 (0.34%) Arabic Language
14 3 (0.34%) Russian Language
15 2 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 347 (38.77%) Software Engineer
2 244 (27.26%) Developer
3 96 (10.73%) Software Developer
4 77 (8.60%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 59 (6.59%) Senior Developer
6 55 (6.15%) Graduate
7 48 (5.36%) Test Engineer
8 46 (5.14%) Java Developer
9 45 (5.03%) Senior Software Engineer
10 42 (4.69%) C++ Developer
11 40 (4.47%) Author
11 40 (4.47%) Technical Author
12 37 (4.13%) Architect
13 32 (3.58%) Web Developer
14 31 (3.46%) Linux Engineer
14 31 (3.46%) Software Architect
15 30 (3.35%) Senior Java Developer
16 27 (3.02%) Graduate Software Engineer
17 26 (2.91%) Java Software Engineer
17 26 (2.91%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (14.97%) HTML
2 107 (11.96%) .NET
3 83 (9.27%) XML
4 78 (8.72%) CSS
5 58 (6.48%) Web Services
6 51 (5.70%) jQuery
7 40 (4.47%) XSLT
8 32 (3.58%) Hibernate
9 29 (3.24%) SOAP
10 27 (3.02%) Spring
11 26 (2.91%) JSP
12 25 (2.79%) ASP.NET
13 24 (2.68%) JDBC
14 22 (2.46%) Java EE
15 21 (2.35%) Middleware
16 19 (2.12%) Servlets
17 16 (1.79%) JSF
17 16 (1.79%) JAXB
17 16 (1.79%) EJB
18 13 (1.45%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 247 (27.60%) Computer Science
2 105 (11.73%) Algorithms
3 99 (11.06%) Mathematics
4 74 (8.27%) Embedded Systems
5 67 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
6 60 (6.70%) Device Driver
7 41 (4.58%) Open Source
8 33 (3.69%) Physics
9 32 (3.58%) Management Information System
10 29 (3.24%) Cryptography
11 23 (2.57%) User Experience
12 19 (2.12%) PKI
13 18 (2.01%) Smart Meter
14 15 (1.68%) Data Structures
15 14 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (1.34%) Client/Server
16 12 (1.34%) Robotics
16 12 (1.34%) Mobile App
17 11 (1.23%) Telematics
17 11 (1.23%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 344 (38.44%) Linux
2 149 (16.65%) Windows
3 119 (13.30%) UNIX
4 60 (6.70%) Android
5 55 (6.15%) Apple iOS
6 49 (5.47%) Embedded Linux
7 29 (3.24%) HPUX
8 28 (3.13%) AIX
9 20 (2.23%) Solaris
10 16 (1.79%) Mac OS X
11 13 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (1.01%) Windows Vista
15 8 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 6 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
17 5 (0.56%) Windows Phone
17 5 (0.56%) VMS
17 5 (0.56%) Windows XP
18 4 (0.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 449 (50.17%) Software Engineering
2 136 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (13.97%) OO
4 82 (9.16%) Multithreading
5 64 (7.15%) Mentoring
6 49 (5.47%) Scrum
7 36 (4.02%) Information Security
8 32 (3.58%) Product Management
9 30 (3.35%) Project Management
10 26 (2.91%) Software Architecture
11 25 (2.79%) Test Scripting
12 24 (2.68%) Test Automation
13 23 (2.57%) Data Protection
13 23 (2.57%) Coaching
14 22 (2.46%) OOD
14 22 (2.46%) ITIL
14 22 (2.46%) Signal Processing
15 21 (2.35%) Web Application Development
15 21 (2.35%) Unit Testing
15 21 (2.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 503 (56.20%) C++
2 306 (34.19%) Python
3 285 (31.84%) Java
4 222 (24.80%) C#
5 118 (13.18%) JavaScript
6 116 (12.96%) Embedded C
7 113 (12.63%) Perl
8 98 (10.95%) SQL
9 63 (7.04%) PHP
10 48 (5.36%) Shell Script
11 47 (5.25%) Embedded C++
12 44 (4.92%) Bash Shell
13 37 (4.13%) Assembly Language
14 36 (4.02%) MATLAB
14 36 (4.02%) Objective-C
15 15 (1.68%) Ruby
16 10 (1.12%) XPath
17 9 (1.01%) PowerShell
18 8 (0.89%) Scala
19 7 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 385 (43.02%) Degree
2 65 (7.26%) Security Cleared
3 38 (4.25%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.79%) DV Cleared
5 15 (1.68%) PhD
6 10 (1.12%) Sun Certification
7 5 (0.56%) ISEB
7 5 (0.56%) HND
8 4 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.34%) CISSP
9 3 (0.34%) HNC
10 2 (0.22%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.22%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.22%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.22%) APMP
10 2 (0.22%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (0.11%) ISACA
11 1 (0.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (4.92%) QA
2 15 (1.68%) SLA
3 7 (0.78%) ISO 9000
4 6 (0.67%) DO-178B
4 6 (0.67%) IEC 61508
5 5 (0.56%) JSP 440
5 5 (0.56%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.45%) JTAG
7 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.22%) COBIT
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 67 (7.49%) Firmware
2 31 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (2.91%) Active Directory
4 12 (1.34%) Xen
5 11 (1.23%) VirtualBox
6 10 (1.12%) XenServer
7 7 (0.78%) Terminal Services
8 5 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.34%) Varnish
9 3 (0.34%) Squid
10 2 (0.22%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.11%) KVM
11 1 (0.11%) NFS
11 1 (0.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (0.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 68 (7.60%) Microsoft
2 64 (7.15%) Oracle
3 31 (3.46%) VMware
4 25 (2.79%) Atlassian
5 10 (1.12%) Perforce
5 10 (1.12%) Citrix
6 9 (1.01%) SAP
7 8 (0.89%) IBM
7 8 (0.89%) Intel
8 7 (0.78%) Rackspace
9 5 (0.56%) Coverity
9 5 (0.56%) Synopsys
9 5 (0.56%) HP
9 5 (0.56%) Cisco
10 4 (0.45%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.34%) Nokia
11 3 (0.34%) BT
11 3 (0.34%) ION Trading
12 2 (0.22%) Green Hills
12 2 (0.22%) Xilinx
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 25,000 to 30,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £48k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £57000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum, Benefits BUPA, pension + multiple perks
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Stock options + Pension + Great Trai
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Optimus Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago