The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 45 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing C 393 527 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.93% 6.90% 7.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.53% 12.00% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 311 444 506
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Programming Languages Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4123 4392 5193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.71% 57.48% 60.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3531 3895 4463
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
C
England

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 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 31 July 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 -8 206 £40,000 -11.11% 83
Hertfordshire -31 86 £42,500 -5.55% 17
Bedfordshire +9 41 £37,000 +8.82% 8
Essex -26 31 £43,000 -2.82% 6
Suffolk +3 13 £33,000 -17.50% 6
Norfolk +13 7 £45,000 +20.00% 5
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 463 (55.99%) C++
2 355 (42.93%) Software Engineering
3 347 (41.96%) Degree
4 313 (37.85%) Linux
5 271 (32.77%) Java
6 227 (27.45%) Python
7 219 (26.48%) C#
8 188 (22.73%) Computer Science
9 154 (18.62%) UNIX
10 128 (15.48%) Windows
11 124 (14.99%) OO
11 124 (14.99%) HTML
12 122 (14.75%) .NET
13 120 (14.51%) SQL
13 120 (14.51%) XML
14 116 (14.03%) Multithreading
15 108 (13.06%) Finance
16 97 (11.73%) Perl
17 95 (11.49%) Mathematics
18 92 (11.12%) Embedded C
19 85 (10.28%) JavaScript
20 84 (10.16%) Oracle
21 83 (10.04%) Electronics
22 81 (9.79%) SQL Server
23 78 (9.43%) Microsoft
24 77 (9.31%) Wireless
25 74 (8.95%) CSS
25 74 (8.95%) Security Cleared
26 73 (8.83%) Firmware
27 71 (8.59%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 20 (2.42%) CMS
2 17 (2.06%) Confluence
3 13 (1.57%) Apache
4 12 (1.45%) Tuxedo
5 10 (1.21%) Tomcat
5 10 (1.21%) OpenStack
5 10 (1.21%) GlassFish
6 9 (1.09%) SharePoint
7 8 (0.97%) CloudStack
8 7 (0.85%) WebSphere
8 7 (0.85%) MS Exchange
9 5 (0.60%) Lync
9 5 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (0.60%) IIS
10 4 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.36%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
11 3 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.24%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 55 (6.65%) MS Excel
2 29 (3.51%) MS Office
3 18 (2.18%) Simulink
4 11 (1.33%) MS Project
5 3 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.36%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.36%) Stateflow
6 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.36%) Magento
2 3 (0.36%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.12%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.12%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.12%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.06%) SaaS
2 5 (0.60%) PaaS
3 3 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.12%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 77 (9.31%) Wireless
2 39 (4.72%) Ethernet
3 35 (4.23%) TCP/IP
4 28 (3.39%) HTTP
5 23 (2.78%) Internet
6 21 (2.54%) IGMP
7 18 (2.18%) RTSP
7 18 (2.18%) GSM
8 15 (1.81%) Firewall
9 13 (1.57%) Bluetooth
9 13 (1.57%) GPRS
10 12 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (1.33%) LTE
11 11 (1.33%) DHCP
11 11 (1.33%) UMTS
11 11 (1.33%) 3G
12 10 (1.21%) VoIP
12 10 (1.21%) DNS
13 9 (1.09%) VLAN
13 9 (1.09%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (9.79%) SQL Server
2 41 (4.96%) Relational Database
3 39 (4.72%) MySQL
4 26 (3.14%) Informix
5 18 (2.18%) RDBMS
5 18 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (1.81%) Hadoop
8 14 (1.69%) MongoDB
8 14 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (1.33%) NoSQL
10 10 (1.21%) Crystal Reports
10 10 (1.21%) BigTable
11 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.24%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.24%) OLTP
12 2 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 71 (8.59%) Subversion
2 61 (7.38%) Visual Studio
3 25 (3.02%) Ant
4 24 (2.90%) Maven
5 23 (2.78%) Git (software)
6 16 (1.93%) Bugzilla
7 15 (1.81%) Rational DOORS
7 15 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (1.69%) TeamCity
9 12 (1.45%) Rational Rhapsody
10 8 (0.97%) Jenkins
11 7 (0.85%) LabVIEW
11 7 (0.85%) PowerBuilder
12 6 (0.73%) Hudson
13 5 (0.60%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.48%) CruiseControl
14 4 (0.48%) CMake
15 3 (0.36%) Mercurial
15 3 (0.36%) SCons
15 3 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 108 (13.06%) Finance
2 83 (10.04%) Electronics
3 68 (8.22%) Manufacturing
4 43 (5.20%) Retail
5 41 (4.96%) Marketing
6 39 (4.72%) Telecoms
7 28 (3.39%) Multimedia
8 23 (2.78%) Automotive
8 23 (2.78%) Banking
9 17 (2.06%) Military
10 16 (1.93%) Games
11 13 (1.57%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.73%) Advertising
13 4 (0.48%) Publishing
14 3 (0.36%) French Language
14 3 (0.36%) Billing
15 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.24%) Legal
15 2 (0.24%) Local Government
15 2 (0.24%) German Language
Job Titles
1 305 (36.88%) Software Engineer
2 221 (26.72%) Developer
3 70 (8.46%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 64 (7.74%) Senior Software Engineer
5 62 (7.50%) Software Developer
6 49 (5.93%) Analyst
7 43 (5.20%) Programmer
8 42 (5.08%) C Developer
9 41 (4.96%) Java Developer
9 41 (4.96%) Java Software Engineer
10 38 (4.59%) Senior Developer
11 36 (4.35%) Test Engineer
12 33 (3.99%) Graduate
13 28 (3.39%) Development Engineer
14 26 (3.14%) C++ Software Engineer
15 25 (3.02%) Software Test Engineer
15 25 (3.02%) C++ Developer
16 24 (2.90%) .NET Developer
16 24 (2.90%) C Software Engineer
16 24 (2.90%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (14.99%) HTML
2 122 (14.75%) .NET
3 120 (14.51%) XML
4 74 (8.95%) CSS
5 59 (7.13%) Web Services
6 51 (6.17%) ASP.NET
7 38 (4.59%) jQuery
8 35 (4.23%) XSLT
9 27 (3.26%) WCF
10 20 (2.42%) Servlets
11 19 (2.30%) JDBC
11 19 (2.30%) JSP
11 19 (2.30%) Hibernate
11 19 (2.30%) Spring
12 17 (2.06%) Ajax
13 15 (1.81%) Qt
14 14 (1.69%) Middleware
14 14 (1.69%) STL
14 14 (1.69%) .NET Framework
15 13 (1.57%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 188 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 95 (11.49%) Mathematics
3 73 (8.83%) Firmware
4 57 (6.89%) Embedded Systems
5 55 (6.65%) Physics
6 51 (6.17%) Device Driver
7 36 (4.35%) Open Source
8 28 (3.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 27 (3.26%) Management Information System
9 27 (3.26%) VHDL
10 26 (3.14%) MPEG
11 25 (3.02%) Streaming Video
12 21 (2.54%) IPTV
13 20 (2.42%) ASIC
14 17 (2.06%) PKI
15 16 (1.93%) Cryptography
16 14 (1.69%) Artificial Intelligence
17 13 (1.57%) CAN bus
17 13 (1.57%) Verilog
17 13 (1.57%) STB
Operating Systems
1 313 (37.85%) Linux
2 154 (18.62%) UNIX
3 128 (15.48%) Windows
4 42 (5.08%) Android
5 35 (4.23%) Embedded Linux
6 32 (3.87%) Apple iOS
7 24 (2.90%) AIX
8 22 (2.66%) HPUX
9 18 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (1.33%) Mac OS X
12 9 (1.09%) Solaris
12 9 (1.09%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (0.73%) Windows Vista
15 5 (0.60%) Windows CE
16 3 (0.36%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.36%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.36%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (42.93%) Software Engineering
2 124 (14.99%) OO
3 116 (14.03%) Multithreading
4 56 (6.77%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (6.05%) UML
6 48 (5.80%) Scrum
7 46 (5.56%) Configuration Management
8 38 (4.59%) Project Management
9 35 (4.23%) OOD
10 34 (4.11%) Signal Processing
11 32 (3.87%) Waterfall
12 29 (3.51%) E-Commerce
13 27 (3.26%) MVC
13 27 (3.26%) Automated Testing
13 27 (3.26%) TDD
14 26 (3.14%) Unit Testing
15 25 (3.02%) Software Architecture
16 23 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (2.54%) Integration Testing
17 21 (2.54%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 463 (55.99%) C++
2 271 (32.77%) Java
3 227 (27.45%) Python
4 219 (26.48%) C#
5 120 (14.51%) SQL
6 97 (11.73%) Perl
7 92 (11.12%) Embedded C
8 85 (10.28%) JavaScript
9 53 (6.41%) PHP
10 46 (5.56%) MATLAB
11 38 (4.59%) Assembly Language
12 35 (4.23%) Shell Script
13 32 (3.87%) Embedded C++
14 29 (3.51%) Objective-C
15 26 (3.14%) Bash Shell
16 23 (2.78%) T-SQL
16 23 (2.78%) VB
17 20 (2.42%) Ruby
18 15 (1.81%) Scala
19 13 (1.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 347 (41.96%) Degree
2 74 (8.95%) Security Cleared
3 43 (5.20%) SC Cleared
4 39 (4.72%) PhD
5 9 (1.09%) CISSP
6 8 (0.97%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.73%) Postgraduate
7 6 (0.73%) ISTQB
7 6 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.60%) ISEB
9 3 (0.36%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.36%) Chartered Engineer
9 3 (0.36%) CISMP
9 3 (0.36%) CEH
9 3 (0.36%) HNC
9 3 (0.36%) HND
10 1 (0.12%) CSSLP
10 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.11%) QA
2 28 (3.39%) JTAG
3 12 (1.45%) JSP 440
4 8 (0.97%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.48%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.85%) KVM
3 7 (0.85%) Terminal Services
4 5 (0.60%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.12%) vSphere
7 1 (0.12%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (0.24%) Puppet
1 2 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.12%) SCOM
2 1 (0.12%) OpenView
Vendors
1 84 (10.16%) Oracle
2 78 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 21 (2.54%) Perforce
4 17 (2.06%) Atlassian
5 15 (1.81%) HP
6 11 (1.33%) VMware
7 10 (1.21%) IBM
8 9 (1.09%) SAP
8 9 (1.09%) Cisco
9 8 (0.97%) Xilinx
10 6 (0.73%) CheckPoint
10 6 (0.73%) CA
10 6 (0.73%) NEC
10 6 (0.73%) MKS
10 6 (0.73%) Fujitsu
11 4 (0.48%) 3PAR
12 3 (0.36%) Coverity
12 3 (0.36%) Synopsys
12 3 (0.36%) Foundry
12 3 (0.36%) Aruba
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Best Training + Stock Options + More
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 45-50K
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £1 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + Benefits + Prospects
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + FULL PACKAGE + PROSPECTS
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Great Salary+Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, health/,shares
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Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum
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