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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 36 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing C 445 471 620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.68% 6.67% 6.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.21% 11.88% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 322 406 515
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £50,000
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 3966 5440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 50.67% 56.16% 59.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3233 3482 4812
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 October 2014.

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 October 2014. 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 -3 287 £44,500 +4.70% 81
Hertfordshire -31 83 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Essex -16 35 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Suffolk -16 21 £33,500 -6.94% 3
Bedfordshire -1 15 £47,500 +51.03% 4
Norfolk +10 7 £45,000 +28.57% 4
East Anglia - 1 £35,000 - 1
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 448 (53.21%) C++
2 418 (49.64%) Software Engineering
3 360 (42.76%) Degree
4 304 (36.10%) Linux
5 302 (35.87%) Java
6 282 (33.49%) Python
7 224 (26.60%) C#
8 210 (24.94%) Computer Science
9 165 (19.60%) Windows
10 151 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
11 135 (16.03%) UNIX
12 127 (15.08%) HTML
13 124 (14.73%) Mathematics
14 123 (14.61%) Algorithms
14 123 (14.61%) OO
15 114 (13.54%) .NET
15 114 (13.54%) Finance
16 104 (12.35%) Embedded C
17 103 (12.23%) SQL
18 95 (11.28%) XML
19 93 (11.05%) JavaScript
20 91 (10.81%) Microsoft
21 89 (10.57%) Multithreading
22 86 (10.21%) Perl
23 76 (9.03%) Electronics
24 73 (8.67%) Oracle
25 71 (8.43%) Security Cleared
26 70 (8.31%) Manufacturing
27 69 (8.19%) CSS
27 69 (8.19%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 28 (3.33%) Confluence
2 24 (2.85%) Tomcat
3 18 (2.14%) GlassFish
4 17 (2.02%) OpenStack
5 15 (1.78%) CloudStack
6 13 (1.54%) Apache
7 12 (1.43%) MS Exchange
8 11 (1.31%) SharePoint
8 11 (1.31%) WebSphere
9 10 (1.19%) CMS
10 8 (0.95%) Tuxedo
11 6 (0.71%) JBoss
11 6 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (0.71%) Lync
12 4 (0.48%) Node.js
12 4 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.48%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
12 4 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.36%) ArcGIS
13 3 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 68 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 40 (4.75%) MS Office
3 22 (2.61%) Simulink
4 6 (0.71%) Stateflow
4 6 (0.71%) MS Project
4 6 (0.71%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.59%) TargetLink
6 4 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.36%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.12%) SPSS
9 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.12%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.66%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.12%) Tridion
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (3.21%) SaaS
2 6 (0.71%) PaaS
3 3 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 63 (7.48%) Wireless
2 52 (6.18%) TCP/IP
3 45 (5.34%) Internet
4 28 (3.33%) Ethernet
5 20 (2.38%) GSM
6 18 (2.14%) 3G
7 17 (2.02%) DNS
7 17 (2.02%) DHCP
7 17 (2.02%) ZigBee
7 17 (2.02%) LTE
8 16 (1.90%) VoIP
8 16 (1.90%) SAN
9 13 (1.54%) NAS
9 13 (1.54%) VLAN
9 13 (1.54%) iSCSI
10 12 (1.43%) HTTP
11 11 (1.31%) UMTS
11 11 (1.31%) 4G
11 11 (1.31%) 2G
11 11 (1.31%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (8.08%) SQL Server
2 57 (6.77%) MySQL
3 26 (3.09%) Hadoop
4 25 (2.97%) Relational Database
4 25 (2.97%) MongoDB
4 25 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
5 21 (2.49%) NoSQL
6 18 (2.14%) BigTable
7 17 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (1.54%) RDBMS
9 13 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
10 11 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (0.59%) Informix
14 3 (0.36%) QlikView
15 2 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
15 2 (0.24%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 62 (7.36%) Subversion
2 54 (6.41%) Visual Studio
3 32 (3.80%) Maven
4 29 (3.44%) Ant
4 29 (3.44%) Git (software)
5 17 (2.02%) Rational DOORS
6 16 (1.90%) Eclipse
7 15 (1.78%) Bugzilla
8 14 (1.66%) Jenkins
9 11 (1.31%) Rational Rhapsody
9 11 (1.31%) LabVIEW
10 10 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (1.19%) TeamCity
11 9 (1.07%) Hudson
12 8 (0.95%) JIRA
13 7 (0.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (0.59%) CruiseControl
15 4 (0.48%) JUnit
15 4 (0.48%) CppUnit
15 4 (0.48%) Valgrind
General
1 114 (13.54%) Finance
2 76 (9.03%) Electronics
3 70 (8.31%) Manufacturing
4 65 (7.72%) Telecoms
5 55 (6.53%) Marketing
6 43 (5.11%) Retail
7 32 (3.80%) Banking
8 28 (3.33%) Automotive
9 24 (2.85%) Multimedia
10 20 (2.38%) Games
11 13 (1.54%) Military
12 10 (1.19%) Aerospace
13 9 (1.07%) Billing
14 8 (0.95%) Advertising
15 7 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.71%) Local Government
17 1 (0.12%) Publishing
17 1 (0.12%) Back Office
17 1 (0.12%) Law
17 1 (0.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 328 (38.95%) Software Engineer
2 211 (25.06%) Developer
3 76 (9.03%) Software Developer
4 68 (8.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 60 (7.13%) Senior Software Engineer
6 49 (5.82%) Java Developer
7 45 (5.34%) Senior Developer
8 44 (5.23%) Test Engineer
9 43 (5.11%) Graduate
10 37 (4.39%) Author
10 37 (4.39%) Technical Author
11 30 (3.56%) Architect
12 27 (3.21%) Java Software Engineer
13 26 (3.09%) Analyst
14 25 (2.97%) C++ Developer
14 25 (2.97%) Linux Engineer
15 23 (2.73%) Software Architect
15 23 (2.73%) Software Test Engineer
15 23 (2.73%) Senior Java Developer
16 22 (2.61%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (15.08%) HTML
2 114 (13.54%) .NET
3 95 (11.28%) XML
4 69 (8.19%) CSS
5 56 (6.65%) Web Services
6 43 (5.11%) XSLT
7 33 (3.92%) ASP.NET
8 27 (3.21%) jQuery
9 26 (3.09%) Hibernate
10 22 (2.61%) Middleware
10 22 (2.61%) JSP
10 22 (2.61%) Servlets
11 20 (2.38%) JDBC
11 20 (2.38%) Spring
12 17 (2.02%) .NET Framework
12 17 (2.02%) WCF
13 16 (1.90%) Qt
14 12 (1.43%) HTML5
14 12 (1.43%) STL
15 10 (1.19%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 210 (24.94%) Computer Science
2 124 (14.73%) Mathematics
3 123 (14.61%) Algorithms
4 69 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
5 59 (7.01%) Embedded Systems
6 52 (6.18%) Device Driver
7 51 (6.06%) Open Source
8 39 (4.63%) Physics
9 32 (3.80%) Cryptography
9 32 (3.80%) User Experience
10 31 (3.68%) Management Information System
11 30 (3.56%) PKI
12 19 (2.26%) Artificial Intelligence
13 12 (1.43%) MPEG
14 11 (1.31%) Statistics
14 11 (1.31%) CAN bus
14 11 (1.31%) Visualisation
15 10 (1.19%) Digital Media
15 10 (1.19%) STB
15 10 (1.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 304 (36.10%) Linux
2 165 (19.60%) Windows
3 135 (16.03%) UNIX
4 48 (5.70%) Apple iOS
5 42 (4.99%) Android
6 40 (4.75%) Embedded Linux
7 29 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (2.73%) AIX
9 22 (2.61%) HPUX
10 21 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (1.66%) Solaris
11 14 (1.66%) Windows Vista
11 14 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
12 13 (1.54%) Windows XP
12 13 (1.54%) Mac OS X
12 13 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.71%) Debian
13 6 (0.71%) VMS
14 4 (0.48%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (49.64%) Software Engineering
2 151 (17.93%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (14.61%) OO
4 89 (10.57%) Multithreading
5 55 (6.53%) Mentoring
6 44 (5.23%) Configuration Management
6 44 (5.23%) Scrum
7 41 (4.87%) Information Security
8 39 (4.63%) UML
9 38 (4.51%) Signal Processing
10 34 (4.04%) Waterfall
10 34 (4.04%) Software Architecture
11 33 (3.92%) Project Management
12 27 (3.21%) Automated Testing
13 25 (2.97%) ITIL
14 24 (2.85%) E-Commerce
14 24 (2.85%) Unit Testing
14 24 (2.85%) Product Management
15 22 (2.61%) TDD
16 20 (2.38%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 448 (53.21%) C++
2 302 (35.87%) Java
3 282 (33.49%) Python
4 224 (26.60%) C#
5 104 (12.35%) Embedded C
6 103 (12.23%) SQL
7 93 (11.05%) JavaScript
8 86 (10.21%) Perl
9 45 (5.34%) MATLAB
10 43 (5.11%) PHP
11 37 (4.39%) Objective-C
11 37 (4.39%) Bash Shell
12 28 (3.33%) Shell Script
13 23 (2.73%) Ruby
13 23 (2.73%) Scala
13 23 (2.73%) Embedded C++
14 21 (2.49%) Assembly Language
15 15 (1.78%) VB
16 14 (1.66%) PowerShell
17 13 (1.54%) R
Qualifications
1 360 (42.76%) Degree
2 71 (8.43%) Security Cleared
3 38 (4.51%) SC Cleared
4 33 (3.92%) PhD
5 15 (1.78%) DV Cleared
6 12 (1.43%) CISSP
7 6 (0.71%) HND
8 5 (0.59%) Postgraduate
8 5 (0.59%) ISEB
8 5 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.59%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.36%) Chartered Engineer
9 3 (0.36%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.36%) CEH
9 3 (0.36%) CISMP
9 3 (0.36%) HNC
10 2 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.12%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.39%) QA
2 15 (1.78%) ISO 9000
3 12 (1.43%) SLA
4 10 (1.19%) JTAG
5 8 (0.95%) JSP 440
5 8 (0.95%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.24%) COBIT
7 2 (0.24%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.12%) DO-178B
System Software
1 52 (6.18%) Firmware
2 26 (3.09%) Active Directory
3 25 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.43%) Terminal Services
4 12 (1.43%) Xen
5 9 (1.07%) XenServer
6 7 (0.83%) KVM
7 6 (0.71%) VMware ESX
7 6 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.12%) Samba
9 1 (0.12%) NFS
9 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.12%) vSphere
9 1 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (0.24%) OpenView
1 2 (0.24%) Puppet
1 2 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 91 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 73 (8.67%) Oracle
3 27 (3.21%) Atlassian
4 25 (2.97%) VMware
5 14 (1.66%) HP
6 10 (1.19%) Citrix
7 8 (0.95%) CA
8 7 (0.83%) SAP
8 7 (0.83%) Cisco
8 7 (0.83%) Perforce
9 6 (0.71%) CheckPoint
9 6 (0.71%) Xilinx
10 5 (0.59%) Coverity
10 5 (0.59%) 3PAR
10 5 (0.59%) ESRI
11 4 (0.48%) MKS
11 4 (0.48%) IBM
12 3 (0.36%) EMC
12 3 (0.36%) Intel
12 3 (0.36%) NEC
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Competitive Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Competitive Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 to £48000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25k - £35k DoE
Posted: Yesterday
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Proteus Europe
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CSC
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Thales
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Salary: £45k
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