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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 40 47 38
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing C 408 389 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.62% 4.92% 5.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.56% 8.63% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 312 335 401
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £54,000 £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
3863 4509 4765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.20% 57.08% 56.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3209 3809 4193
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 £52,500 £52,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +5 244 £45,000 +12.50% 56
Hertfordshire -16 80 £43,250 +11.61% 21
Essex 0 52 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Bedfordshire +11 15 £37,000 +17.46% 2
Suffolk +9 10 £28,508 -42.98% 1
Norfolk +1 9 £29,000 -27.50% 3
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 542 (61.73%) C++
2 406 (46.24%) Software Engineering
3 377 (42.94%) Degree
4 351 (39.98%) Linux
5 313 (35.65%) Python
6 253 (28.82%) Computer Science
7 251 (28.59%) Java
8 187 (21.30%) C#
9 178 (20.27%) Windows
10 141 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
11 132 (15.03%) JavaScript
11 132 (15.03%) HTML
12 128 (14.58%) Perl
13 122 (13.90%) OO
14 118 (13.44%) Electronics
15 105 (11.96%) Embedded C
16 104 (11.85%) SQL
17 101 (11.50%) Finance
18 99 (11.28%) UNIX
19 94 (10.71%) .NET
20 90 (10.25%) Mathematics
21 89 (10.14%) Algorithms
22 82 (9.34%) TCP/IP
23 81 (9.23%) XML
24 78 (8.88%) CSS
25 77 (8.77%) Firmware
26 73 (8.31%) Microsoft
26 73 (8.31%) PHP
27 70 (7.97%) Security Cleared
28 69 (7.86%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 19 (2.16%) WebSphere
2 16 (1.82%) Node.js
2 16 (1.82%) Confluence
3 15 (1.71%) Apache
3 15 (1.71%) Tomcat
4 11 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (1.25%) OpenStack
5 10 (1.14%) IIS
6 8 (0.91%) MS Exchange
7 6 (0.68%) CloudStack
8 5 (0.57%) JBoss
9 3 (0.34%) Tuxedo
9 3 (0.34%) SAS
9 3 (0.34%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.23%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.11%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.11%) SugarCRM
11 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.73%) MS Office
3 11 (1.25%) Simulink
4 6 (0.68%) MS Project
5 4 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.34%) Windchill
6 3 (0.34%) S-PLUS
7 2 (0.23%) Stateflow
7 2 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.11%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.11%) TargetLink
8 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.23%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.11%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.39%) SaaS
2 18 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (9.34%) TCP/IP
2 69 (7.86%) Wireless
3 48 (5.47%) Internet
4 39 (4.44%) ZigBee
5 38 (4.33%) Ethernet
6 28 (3.19%) Bluetooth
7 22 (2.51%) HTTP
8 14 (1.59%) 802.15
9 12 (1.37%) Firewall
10 11 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
10 11 (1.25%) SSL
10 11 (1.25%) Intranet
11 10 (1.14%) IPv4
12 8 (0.91%) SAN
12 8 (0.91%) ICMP
12 8 (0.91%) VoIP
12 8 (0.91%) LTE
13 7 (0.80%) 3G
14 6 (0.68%) 3GPP
14 6 (0.68%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (6.83%) SQL Server
2 58 (6.61%) MySQL
3 38 (4.33%) Relational Database
4 25 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (2.39%) RDBMS
6 17 (1.94%) NoSQL
7 15 (1.71%) MongoDB
8 11 (1.25%) Firebird
9 10 (1.14%) Oracle Database
10 8 (0.91%) DB2
11 7 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.57%) CouchDB
13 5 (0.57%) MariaDB
13 5 (0.57%) Neo4j
14 3 (0.34%) Big Data
14 3 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (0.34%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 41 (4.67%) Visual Studio
2 37 (4.21%) Git (software)
3 27 (3.08%) Subversion
4 26 (2.96%) Eclipse
5 22 (2.51%) LabVIEW
5 22 (2.51%) Jenkins
6 21 (2.39%) Maven
7 18 (2.05%) JIRA
8 11 (1.25%) Ant
9 10 (1.14%) SoapUI
10 9 (1.03%) GCC
10 9 (1.03%) TeamCity
11 8 (0.91%) Hudson
11 8 (0.91%) CruiseControl
12 6 (0.68%) JUnit
12 6 (0.68%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.68%) Mockito
12 6 (0.68%) Redmine
12 6 (0.68%) SCons
13 5 (0.57%) Concordion
General
1 118 (13.44%) Electronics
2 101 (11.50%) Finance
3 55 (6.26%) Banking
4 53 (6.04%) Marketing
5 42 (4.78%) Telecoms
6 40 (4.56%) Manufacturing
7 34 (3.87%) Automotive
8 30 (3.42%) Retail
9 18 (2.05%) Multimedia
10 10 (1.14%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.80%) Games
12 6 (0.68%) Military
13 5 (0.57%) Billing
14 4 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.46%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.34%) Local Government
15 3 (0.34%) Arabic Language
15 3 (0.34%) Russian Language
16 2 (0.23%) Avionics
16 2 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 344 (39.18%) Software Engineer
2 260 (29.61%) Developer
3 108 (12.30%) Software Developer
4 83 (9.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 64 (7.29%) Graduate
6 54 (6.15%) C++ Developer
7 51 (5.81%) Senior Developer
8 39 (4.44%) Test Engineer
8 39 (4.44%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 38 (4.33%) Java Developer
9 38 (4.33%) Programmer
10 36 (4.10%) Web Developer
11 35 (3.99%) Senior Software Engineer
12 34 (3.87%) Author
12 34 (3.87%) Technical Author
13 31 (3.53%) Team Leader
14 29 (3.30%) Analyst
15 27 (3.08%) Linux Engineer
16 26 (2.96%) Software Team Leader
17 25 (2.85%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (15.03%) HTML
2 94 (10.71%) .NET
3 81 (9.23%) XML
4 78 (8.88%) CSS
5 63 (7.18%) Web Services
6 47 (5.35%) jQuery
7 39 (4.44%) XSLT
8 34 (3.87%) SOAP
9 31 (3.53%) HTML5
10 26 (2.96%) Spring
11 25 (2.85%) Hibernate
12 22 (2.51%) REST
13 21 (2.39%) Ajax
14 20 (2.28%) JDBC
14 20 (2.28%) JSP
14 20 (2.28%) ASP.NET
15 18 (2.05%) Java EE
16 17 (1.94%) JSON
17 16 (1.82%) JSF
17 16 (1.82%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 253 (28.82%) Computer Science
2 90 (10.25%) Mathematics
3 89 (10.14%) Algorithms
4 69 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
5 68 (7.74%) Embedded Systems
6 47 (5.35%) Device Driver
7 42 (4.78%) Management Information System
8 40 (4.56%) Open Source
9 30 (3.42%) Physics
9 30 (3.42%) Cryptography
10 20 (2.28%) User Experience
11 15 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (1.71%) Smart Meter
11 15 (1.71%) Robotics
11 15 (1.71%) Mechatronics
12 14 (1.59%) Verilog
12 14 (1.59%) Internet of Things
13 13 (1.48%) PKI
13 13 (1.48%) Client/Server
14 12 (1.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 351 (39.98%) Linux
2 178 (20.27%) Windows
3 99 (11.28%) UNIX
4 67 (7.63%) Android
5 56 (6.38%) Apple iOS
6 47 (5.35%) Embedded Linux
7 23 (2.62%) AIX
7 23 (2.62%) HPUX
8 20 (2.28%) Solaris
9 17 (1.94%) Mac OS X
10 9 (1.03%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.57%) Windows Phone
13 4 (0.46%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.23%) VxWorks
15 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
16 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.11%) OpenWrt
16 1 (0.11%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (46.24%) Software Engineering
2 141 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (13.90%) OO
4 67 (7.63%) Mentoring
5 60 (6.83%) Multithreading
6 49 (5.58%) Scrum
7 38 (4.33%) OOD
8 32 (3.64%) Data Analysis
9 31 (3.53%) Information Security
10 29 (3.30%) Project Management
11 28 (3.19%) Product Management
11 28 (3.19%) Line Management
12 27 (3.08%) Test Automation
13 26 (2.96%) Unit Testing
13 26 (2.96%) MVC
14 25 (2.85%) Data Protection
14 25 (2.85%) Coaching
15 24 (2.73%) Test Scripting
16 23 (2.62%) Asset Management
17 22 (2.51%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 542 (61.73%) C++
2 313 (35.65%) Python
3 251 (28.59%) Java
4 187 (21.30%) C#
5 132 (15.03%) JavaScript
6 128 (14.58%) Perl
7 105 (11.96%) Embedded C
8 104 (11.85%) SQL
9 73 (8.31%) PHP
10 51 (5.81%) Embedded C++
11 49 (5.58%) Shell Script
12 47 (5.35%) MATLAB
13 45 (5.13%) Bash Shell
14 35 (3.99%) Assembly Language
15 28 (3.19%) Objective-C
16 19 (2.16%) Ruby
17 10 (1.14%) XPath
18 9 (1.03%) VB
19 8 (0.91%) R
19 8 (0.91%) Golang
Qualifications
1 377 (42.94%) Degree
2 70 (7.97%) Security Cleared
3 48 (5.47%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.25%) PhD
5 10 (1.14%) Sun Certification
5 10 (1.14%) PMI Certification
6 9 (1.03%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.91%) PMP
8 7 (0.80%) ISEB
9 6 (0.68%) MCP
10 5 (0.57%) HND
11 4 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.23%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.23%) MCSE
13 2 (0.23%) CISSP
14 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.11%) HNC
14 1 (0.11%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.90%) QA
2 11 (1.25%) SLA
3 7 (0.80%) ISO 9000
3 7 (0.80%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.68%) DO-178B
5 4 (0.46%) JTAG
5 4 (0.46%) IEC 61508
6 3 (0.34%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 77 (8.77%) Firmware
2 26 (2.96%) Active Directory
3 17 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.37%) Xen
5 11 (1.25%) VirtualBox
6 7 (0.80%) KVM
6 7 (0.80%) Docker
7 6 (0.68%) XenServer
8 5 (0.57%) LXC
8 5 (0.57%) Slurm Workload Manager
9 4 (0.46%) Varnish
9 4 (0.46%) Squid
10 2 (0.23%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.23%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (0.57%) Mesos
2 4 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (0.46%) SCCM
3 2 (0.23%) WSUS
3 2 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.23%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.11%) Pacemaker
4 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 73 (8.31%) Microsoft
2 58 (6.61%) Oracle
3 21 (2.39%) Atlassian
4 19 (2.16%) VMware
5 14 (1.59%) Perforce
6 8 (0.91%) Rackspace
7 7 (0.80%) Synopsys
7 7 (0.80%) IBM
7 7 (0.80%) Intel
8 6 (0.68%) Citrix
8 6 (0.68%) SAP
8 6 (0.68%) Coverity
9 5 (0.57%) Pegasus
10 4 (0.46%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.34%) Embarcadero
11 3 (0.34%) Nokia
11 3 (0.34%) Borland
11 3 (0.34%) BT
11 3 (0.34%) ION Trading
12 2 (0.23%) Omniture
Royston, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £65000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
RDF Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
i4 Recruitment - Williams Lea
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum Best Training + Stock Options + More
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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IT Connections
Salary: 25,000 to 30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent bens, International Compan
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Millingham Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: 30-40k
Posted: 3 days ago