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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 41 46 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing C 373 393 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.97% 4.93% 6.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.40% 9.50% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 298 314 439
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
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
3968 4137 4395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 52.84% 51.87% 57.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3438 3547 3897
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -1 161 £46,250 +15.62% 57
Hertfordshire +14 115 £40,000 -3.03% 18
Essex +17 50 £43,750 +1.74% 16
Bedfordshire -17 27 £35,000 -5.40% 10
Suffolk -10 12 £21,500 -34.84% 1
Norfolk +4 8 £27,000 -40.00% 2
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 514 (64.41%) C++
2 326 (40.85%) Linux
3 322 (40.35%) Software Engineering
4 316 (39.60%) Degree
5 247 (30.95%) Python
6 222 (27.82%) Computer Science
7 218 (27.32%) Windows
8 203 (25.44%) Java
9 154 (19.30%) C#
10 135 (16.92%) Perl
11 132 (16.54%) Mathematics
12 124 (15.54%) Agile Software Development
13 106 (13.28%) Microsoft
14 104 (13.03%) SQL
15 99 (12.41%) HTML
15 99 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
16 98 (12.28%) Embedded C
17 97 (12.16%) JavaScript
17 97 (12.16%) Finance
18 95 (11.90%) Electronics
19 94 (11.78%) .NET
20 86 (10.78%) Android
21 83 (10.40%) TCP/IP
22 82 (10.28%) OO
23 78 (9.77%) Firmware
24 77 (9.65%) UNIX
25 74 (9.27%) Security Cleared
25 74 (9.27%) Apple iOS
26 68 (8.52%) Mentoring
26 68 (8.52%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 34 (4.26%) MS Exchange
2 20 (2.51%) Apache
3 13 (1.63%) IIS
4 7 (0.88%) OpenStack
5 6 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (0.75%) Node.js
5 6 (0.75%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.50%) DNN
7 2 (0.25%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (0.25%) Confluence
7 2 (0.25%) CloudStack
7 2 (0.25%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.25%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.25%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.13%) CMS
8 1 (0.13%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 55 (6.89%) MS Office
2 54 (6.77%) MS Excel
3 17 (2.13%) MS Project
4 7 (0.88%) SOLIDWORKS
5 6 (0.75%) AutoCAD
5 6 (0.75%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 6 (0.75%) Revit
5 6 (0.75%) MicroStation
5 6 (0.75%) Solid Edge
5 6 (0.75%) Siemens NX
5 6 (0.75%) PTC Creo
6 4 (0.50%) Windchill
7 3 (0.38%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.38%) Simulink
7 3 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.13%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 5 (0.63%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.25%) Unica
3 2 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.13%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.01%) Cloud Computing
2 25 (3.13%) SaaS
3 23 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (2.63%) Office 365
5 2 (0.25%) Silverpop
5 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 83 (10.40%) TCP/IP
2 41 (5.14%) Internet
3 36 (4.51%) Wireless
4 28 (3.51%) Ethernet
5 24 (3.01%) HTTP
6 19 (2.38%) DNS
7 18 (2.26%) DHCP
8 17 (2.13%) Bluetooth
9 15 (1.88%) Wi-Fi
10 14 (1.75%) VPN
10 14 (1.75%) ZigBee
11 13 (1.63%) Skype
12 11 (1.38%) Intranet
13 10 (1.25%) Firewall
14 9 (1.13%) VoIP
15 8 (1.00%) ICMP
15 8 (1.00%) LTE
16 7 (0.88%) SSH
16 7 (0.88%) IGMP
16 7 (0.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 39 (4.89%) Relational Database
3 34 (4.26%) MySQL
4 22 (2.76%) RDBMS
5 18 (2.26%) Firebird
6 11 (1.38%) Oracle Database
7 10 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.00%) MongoDB
9 8 (1.00%) Informix
10 6 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.63%) CouchDB
11 5 (0.63%) Neo4j
11 5 (0.63%) MariaDB
12 4 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 43 (5.39%) Visual Studio
2 38 (4.76%) LabVIEW
3 17 (2.13%) Eclipse
3 17 (2.13%) Git (software)
4 12 (1.50%) Jenkins
5 11 (1.38%) JIRA
6 10 (1.25%) Subversion
7 9 (1.13%) GCC
8 7 (0.88%) Selenium
9 6 (0.75%) QADirector
9 6 (0.75%) ClearCase
10 5 (0.63%) Ant
10 5 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (0.63%) Maven
11 4 (0.50%) Xcode
11 4 (0.50%) Rational Rhapsody
11 4 (0.50%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.50%) Gradle
12 3 (0.38%) SCons
12 3 (0.38%) FitNesse
General
1 97 (12.16%) Finance
2 95 (11.90%) Electronics
3 40 (5.01%) Manufacturing
4 39 (4.89%) Automotive
5 38 (4.76%) Banking
6 37 (4.64%) Marketing
7 35 (4.39%) Retail
8 26 (3.26%) Telecoms
9 13 (1.63%) Multimedia
10 7 (0.88%) Arabic Language
10 7 (0.88%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.88%) Games
10 7 (0.88%) Russian Language
11 5 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.25%) Law
12 2 (0.25%) Publishing
12 2 (0.25%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) German Language
13 1 (0.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 267 (33.46%) Software Engineer
2 219 (27.44%) Developer
3 88 (11.03%) Software Developer
4 62 (7.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 57 (7.14%) Graduate
6 54 (6.77%) Analyst
7 46 (5.76%) C++ Developer
8 43 (5.39%) Support Engineer
9 40 (5.01%) Programmer
10 38 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
11 33 (4.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 31 (3.88%) Senior Software Engineer
13 30 (3.76%) Support Analyst
13 30 (3.76%) Project Manager
14 27 (3.38%) Test Engineer
15 24 (3.01%) C Developer
15 24 (3.01%) C Software Engineer
16 22 (2.76%) Team Leader
17 20 (2.51%) Software Manager
18 19 (2.38%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (12.41%) HTML
2 94 (11.78%) .NET
3 68 (8.52%) XML
4 55 (6.89%) CSS
5 47 (5.89%) Web Services
6 36 (4.51%) HTML5
7 24 (3.01%) CSS3
8 19 (2.38%) REST
9 18 (2.26%) ASP.NET
10 17 (2.13%) SOAP
10 17 (2.13%) Ajax
10 17 (2.13%) JSON
11 16 (2.01%) XSLT
11 16 (2.01%) WebSockets
12 15 (1.88%) jQuery
13 11 (1.38%) Regular Expression
13 11 (1.38%) OpenCL
13 11 (1.38%) J2EE
14 10 (1.25%) Ext JS
15 9 (1.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 222 (27.82%) Computer Science
2 132 (16.54%) Mathematics
3 99 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (8.15%) Algorithms
5 62 (7.77%) Physics
6 37 (4.64%) Embedded Systems
7 34 (4.26%) Management Information System
8 29 (3.63%) Device Driver
9 23 (2.88%) Robotics
10 21 (2.63%) Mechatronics
11 19 (2.38%) Cryptography
12 18 (2.26%) Data Centre
13 17 (2.13%) CUDA
14 16 (2.01%) Internet of Things
14 16 (2.01%) Smartphone
15 15 (1.88%) Statistics
15 15 (1.88%) Handset
16 13 (1.63%) Client/Server
16 13 (1.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 11 (1.38%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 326 (40.85%) Linux
2 218 (27.32%) Windows
3 86 (10.78%) Android
4 77 (9.65%) UNIX
5 74 (9.27%) Apple iOS
6 45 (5.64%) Embedded Linux
7 22 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (2.63%) Windows 7
9 20 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (2.13%) AIX
10 17 (2.13%) HPUX
11 14 (1.75%) Mac OS X
12 13 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.88%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.88%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.38%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.38%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.25%) Solaris
15 2 (0.25%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (40.35%) Software Engineering
2 124 (15.54%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (10.28%) OO
4 68 (8.52%) Mentoring
5 52 (6.52%) Project Management
6 47 (5.89%) SDLC
7 42 (5.26%) Scrum
8 39 (4.89%) Time Management
9 37 (4.64%) Test Scripting
10 34 (4.26%) OOD
11 33 (4.14%) Signal Processing
12 31 (3.88%) ITIL
13 30 (3.76%) Multithreading
14 29 (3.63%) Line Management
15 28 (3.51%) Information Security
16 27 (3.38%) Coaching
17 26 (3.26%) Data Analysis
18 25 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
19 22 (2.76%) PRINCE2
20 21 (2.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 514 (64.41%) C++
2 247 (30.95%) Python
3 203 (25.44%) Java
4 154 (19.30%) C#
5 135 (16.92%) Perl
6 104 (13.03%) SQL
7 98 (12.28%) Embedded C
8 97 (12.16%) JavaScript
9 64 (8.02%) Embedded C++
10 58 (7.27%) PHP
11 47 (5.89%) Shell Script
12 41 (5.14%) MATLAB
13 38 (4.76%) Bash Shell
14 31 (3.88%) VB
15 27 (3.38%) Objective-C
16 24 (3.01%) Assembly Language
17 15 (1.88%) Ruby
18 10 (1.25%) Fortran
19 9 (1.13%) Delphi
20 8 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 316 (39.60%) Degree
2 74 (9.27%) Security Cleared
3 50 (6.27%) PhD
4 45 (5.64%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.38%) DV Cleared
6 9 (1.13%) ISEB
6 9 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (1.13%) PMI Certification
7 8 (1.00%) PMP
8 6 (0.75%) MCP
8 6 (0.75%) HND
9 5 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.38%) APMP
11 3 (0.38%) CEH
11 3 (0.38%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.38%) Postgraduate
11 3 (0.38%) CISSP
11 3 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.51%) QA
2 4 (0.50%) JTAG
2 4 (0.50%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.38%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.25%) SLA
4 2 (0.25%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.13%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.13%) DO-178B
System Software
1 78 (9.77%) Firmware
2 44 (5.51%) Active Directory
3 30 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (1.88%) Xen
5 13 (1.63%) VMware Workstation
5 13 (1.63%) vSphere
5 13 (1.63%) Terminal Services
6 10 (1.25%) VirtualBox
7 9 (1.13%) Forefront TMG
7 9 (1.13%) ISA Server
7 9 (1.13%) Docker
8 6 (0.75%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.75%) KVM
9 5 (0.63%) LXC
9 5 (0.63%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 3 (0.38%) SRDF
11 2 (0.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (0.25%) NFS
11 2 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (1.13%) WSUS
1 9 (1.13%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (0.63%) Mesos
3 4 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (0.50%) SCCM
4 2 (0.25%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.25%) SnapMirror
4 2 (0.25%) SnapVault
4 2 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.25%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.13%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.13%) Cacti
5 1 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.13%) Nessus
5 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 106 (13.28%) Microsoft
2 55 (6.89%) Oracle
3 34 (4.26%) VMware
4 11 (1.38%) Intel
5 10 (1.25%) Cisco
5 10 (1.25%) Autodesk
6 9 (1.13%) McAfee
7 8 (1.00%) EMC
8 7 (0.88%) Perforce
8 7 (0.88%) QNX
8 7 (0.88%) Google
9 6 (0.75%) Borland
9 6 (0.75%) Embarcadero
10 5 (0.63%) HP
10 5 (0.63%) Pegasus
10 5 (0.63%) PTC
10 5 (0.63%) Xilinx
10 5 (0.63%) Atlassian
10 5 (0.63%) Rackspace
11 4 (0.50%) Lattice Semiconductor
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Hertfordshire
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Hertfordshire
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Posted: Yesterday
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