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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 34 39 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs citing C 449 403 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.17% 5.63% 4.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.44% 9.79% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 340 355 317
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,100 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
3925 4115 4586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 53.94% 57.51% 55.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3213 3464 4015
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 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 4 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 4 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 -1 273 £45,000 +12.50% 75
Hertfordshire -1 99 £42,500 +6.25% 16
Essex 0 51 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Norfolk +3 11 £37,500 -16.66% 8
Bedfordshire +5 9 £37,500 +19.04% 6
Suffolk -2 9 £37,500 -25.00% 4
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 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 (59.36%) C++
2 445 (48.74%) Software Engineering
3 383 (41.95%) Degree
4 375 (41.07%) Linux
5 320 (35.05%) Python
6 279 (30.56%) Java
7 260 (28.48%) Computer Science
8 207 (22.67%) C#
9 170 (18.62%) Windows
10 145 (15.88%) Agile Software Development
11 135 (14.79%) OO
11 135 (14.79%) HTML
12 125 (13.69%) JavaScript
12 125 (13.69%) Perl
13 115 (12.60%) Electronics
14 112 (12.27%) Embedded C
15 110 (12.05%) UNIX
16 109 (11.94%) Finance
17 108 (11.83%) .NET
18 107 (11.72%) SQL
19 98 (10.73%) Algorithms
20 91 (9.97%) Mathematics
21 82 (8.98%) XML
22 79 (8.65%) Firmware
23 78 (8.54%) CSS
23 78 (8.54%) Embedded Systems
24 74 (8.11%) TCP/IP
25 73 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
25 73 (8.00%) Multithreading
26 71 (7.78%) Wireless

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

For the 6 months to 4 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 21 (2.30%) Confluence
2 20 (2.19%) WebSphere
3 19 (2.08%) Tomcat
4 13 (1.42%) Node.js
5 12 (1.31%) Apache
6 11 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (1.20%) OpenStack
7 10 (1.10%) IIS
8 6 (0.66%) CloudStack
8 6 (0.66%) JBoss
9 4 (0.44%) GlassFish
9 4 (0.44%) Tuxedo
9 4 (0.44%) MQSeries
9 4 (0.44%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.33%) SAS
10 3 (0.33%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.22%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.11%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.11%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 33 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.52%) MS Office
3 12 (1.31%) Simulink
4 4 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.44%) S-PLUS
5 3 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.33%) MS Project
5 3 (0.33%) TargetLink
6 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.22%) Windchill
6 2 (0.22%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 2 (0.22%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.22%) Stateflow
7 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 14 (1.53%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.11%) LabWindows
4 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.63%) SaaS
2 14 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 74 (8.11%) TCP/IP
2 71 (7.78%) Wireless
3 41 (4.49%) Ethernet
3 41 (4.49%) Internet
4 37 (4.05%) ZigBee
5 22 (2.41%) Bluetooth
6 16 (1.75%) HTTP
7 14 (1.53%) SAN
8 13 (1.42%) 802.15
9 12 (1.31%) Firewall
10 11 (1.20%) LTE
11 10 (1.10%) Fibre Channel
11 10 (1.10%) iSCSI
11 10 (1.10%) 3G
11 10 (1.10%) IPv4
12 9 (0.99%) VoIP
13 8 (0.88%) 4G
13 8 (0.88%) GSM
14 7 (0.77%) ICMP
14 7 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (7.01%) MySQL
2 63 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 37 (4.05%) Relational Database
4 25 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (2.63%) RDBMS
6 20 (2.19%) NoSQL
7 19 (2.08%) MongoDB
8 12 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (0.99%) Oracle Database
11 8 (0.88%) DB2
12 7 (0.77%) Firebird
13 6 (0.66%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (0.55%) QlikView
14 5 (0.55%) Neo4j
14 5 (0.55%) CouchDB
14 5 (0.55%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 43 (4.71%) Visual Studio
2 42 (4.60%) Git (software)
3 31 (3.40%) Subversion
4 26 (2.85%) Eclipse
5 25 (2.74%) Maven
6 23 (2.52%) LabVIEW
7 22 (2.41%) Jenkins
8 16 (1.75%) JIRA
9 14 (1.53%) Ant
10 10 (1.10%) SoapUI
11 9 (0.99%) Hudson
12 8 (0.88%) GCC
13 7 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 7 (0.77%) JUnit
13 7 (0.77%) TeamCity
13 7 (0.77%) Redmine
13 7 (0.77%) Rational DOORS
14 6 (0.66%) Mercurial
14 6 (0.66%) Mockito
14 6 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 115 (12.60%) Electronics
2 109 (11.94%) Finance
3 64 (7.01%) Banking
4 57 (6.24%) Marketing
5 56 (6.13%) Telecoms
6 40 (4.38%) Manufacturing
7 36 (3.94%) Automotive
8 31 (3.40%) Retail
9 16 (1.75%) Multimedia
10 11 (1.20%) Games
11 10 (1.10%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.66%) Military
12 6 (0.66%) Billing
13 5 (0.55%) Local Government
14 4 (0.44%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.33%) Arabic Language
15 3 (0.33%) Russian Language
16 2 (0.22%) German Language
16 2 (0.22%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 363 (39.76%) Software Engineer
2 272 (29.79%) Developer
3 112 (12.27%) Software Developer
4 84 (9.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 62 (6.79%) Graduate
6 60 (6.57%) Senior Developer
7 53 (5.81%) C++ Developer
8 45 (4.93%) Test Engineer
9 44 (4.82%) Senior Software Engineer
10 43 (4.71%) Java Developer
11 38 (4.16%) Author
11 38 (4.16%) Technical Author
12 36 (3.94%) Programmer
13 35 (3.83%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 33 (3.61%) Web Developer
15 32 (3.50%) Architect
16 31 (3.40%) Linux Engineer
17 28 (3.07%) Senior Java Developer
18 27 (2.96%) Senior Software Developer
18 27 (2.96%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (14.79%) HTML
2 108 (11.83%) .NET
3 82 (8.98%) XML
4 78 (8.54%) CSS
5 65 (7.12%) Web Services
6 49 (5.37%) jQuery
7 39 (4.27%) XSLT
8 33 (3.61%) SOAP
9 30 (3.29%) Hibernate
10 28 (3.07%) Spring
11 27 (2.96%) HTML5
12 24 (2.63%) JSP
12 24 (2.63%) ASP.NET
13 22 (2.41%) JDBC
14 19 (2.08%) Java EE
15 16 (1.75%) Ajax
15 16 (1.75%) JSF
15 16 (1.75%) JAXB
15 16 (1.75%) EJB
15 16 (1.75%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 260 (28.48%) Computer Science
2 98 (10.73%) Algorithms
3 91 (9.97%) Mathematics
4 78 (8.54%) Embedded Systems
5 73 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
6 57 (6.24%) Device Driver
7 46 (5.04%) Open Source
8 36 (3.94%) Management Information System
9 33 (3.61%) Physics
10 28 (3.07%) Cryptography
11 21 (2.30%) User Experience
12 18 (1.97%) Smart Meter
13 15 (1.64%) Data Structures
13 15 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (1.53%) Robotics
14 14 (1.53%) PKI
15 13 (1.42%) Client/Server
15 13 (1.42%) Verilog
16 12 (1.31%) Mechatronics
17 11 (1.20%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 375 (41.07%) Linux
2 170 (18.62%) Windows
3 110 (12.05%) UNIX
4 70 (7.67%) Android
5 60 (6.57%) Apple iOS
6 49 (5.37%) Embedded Linux
7 28 (3.07%) HPUX
8 27 (2.96%) AIX
9 20 (2.19%) Solaris
10 18 (1.97%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.55%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.55%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.22%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.22%) VxWorks
14 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (48.74%) Software Engineering
2 145 (15.88%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (14.79%) OO
4 73 (8.00%) Multithreading
5 60 (6.57%) Mentoring
6 47 (5.15%) Scrum
7 34 (3.72%) OOD
8 31 (3.40%) Product Management
9 29 (3.18%) Project Management
9 29 (3.18%) Test Scripting
10 28 (3.07%) Information Security
11 27 (2.96%) Data Analysis
12 25 (2.74%) Data Protection
13 24 (2.63%) Unit Testing
13 24 (2.63%) MVC
14 23 (2.52%) Test Automation
14 23 (2.52%) Coaching
15 22 (2.41%) Software Architecture
15 22 (2.41%) Memory Management
15 22 (2.41%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 542 (59.36%) C++
2 320 (35.05%) Python
3 279 (30.56%) Java
4 207 (22.67%) C#
5 125 (13.69%) JavaScript
5 125 (13.69%) Perl
6 112 (12.27%) Embedded C
7 107 (11.72%) SQL
8 69 (7.56%) PHP
9 53 (5.81%) Shell Script
10 50 (5.48%) Embedded C++
11 45 (4.93%) Bash Shell
11 45 (4.93%) MATLAB
12 37 (4.05%) Assembly Language
13 34 (3.72%) Objective-C
14 20 (2.19%) Ruby
15 10 (1.10%) XPath
16 8 (0.88%) R
17 6 (0.66%) Golang
17 6 (0.66%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 383 (41.95%) Degree
2 66 (7.23%) Security Cleared
3 42 (4.60%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.75%) DV Cleared
5 15 (1.64%) VCP4
6 10 (1.10%) PhD
6 10 (1.10%) Sun Certification
7 6 (0.66%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.55%) ISEB
9 4 (0.44%) PMP
10 3 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.33%) CISSP
10 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.33%) MCP
10 3 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.22%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.22%) HND
11 2 (0.22%) MCSE
12 1 (0.11%) CCNA
12 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.15%) QA
2 15 (1.64%) SLA
3 6 (0.66%) DO-178B
3 6 (0.66%) IEC 61508
3 6 (0.66%) ISO 9000
4 5 (0.55%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.55%) JSP 440
5 4 (0.44%) JTAG
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 79 (8.65%) Firmware
2 24 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 22 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (1.86%) Xen
5 11 (1.20%) VirtualBox
6 10 (1.10%) XenServer
7 7 (0.77%) KVM
8 5 (0.55%) LXC
8 5 (0.55%) Docker
9 4 (0.44%) Varnish
9 4 (0.44%) Squid
10 1 (0.11%) NFS
10 1 (0.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (0.55%) Mesos
2 2 (0.22%) OpenView
3 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.11%) Nessus
3 1 (0.11%) SCCM
3 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 66 (7.23%) Oracle
2 64 (7.01%) Microsoft
3 25 (2.74%) Atlassian
4 24 (2.63%) VMware
5 13 (1.42%) Perforce
6 10 (1.10%) Citrix
7 8 (0.88%) Rackspace
7 8 (0.88%) SAP
7 8 (0.88%) Intel
8 7 (0.77%) IBM
9 6 (0.66%) Synopsys
10 5 (0.55%) Pegasus
11 4 (0.44%) Coverity
11 4 (0.44%) BT
11 4 (0.44%) Cisco
11 4 (0.44%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.33%) HP
12 3 (0.33%) Nokia
12 3 (0.33%) ION Trading
12 3 (0.33%) Xilinx
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Competitive Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: From £0 to £60,000 per annum to £50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £36000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum £55K - £80K Per Annum + Discretionar
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £DOE + share options
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50,000 DoE + Benefits / Stock
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum, Benefits Bonus,Free Gym, Food, Pension, Hea
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits extensive - see ad
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Share Options+Healthcare+Pension+M
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits + Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20-25k plus bens
Posted: Yesterday