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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 46 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing C 353 407 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.82% 5.32% 6.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.35% 10.34% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 300 317 417
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
3774 3937 4063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 51.54% 51.43% 56.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3330 3314 3643
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 September 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 September 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 -10 151 £52,500 +27.27% 68
Hertfordshire +4 108 £40,000 - 23
Essex +20 48 £43,750 +16.66% 16
Bedfordshire +7 29 £30,000 -25.54% 8
Suffolk +1 13 £42,500 +28.78% 5
Norfolk 0 4 £30,000 -33.33% 3
C
England

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 460 (59.66%) C++
2 310 (40.21%) Software Engineering
3 306 (39.69%) Linux
4 285 (36.96%) Degree
5 211 (27.37%) Python
6 195 (25.29%) Computer Science
7 191 (24.77%) Windows
8 174 (22.57%) Java
9 150 (19.46%) C#
10 137 (17.77%) Mathematics
11 128 (16.60%) Perl
12 104 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
13 102 (13.23%) Microsoft
13 102 (13.23%) Embedded C
14 99 (12.84%) Finance
15 98 (12.71%) SQL
16 94 (12.19%) TCP/IP
17 93 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
18 91 (11.80%) Security Cleared
19 89 (11.54%) .NET
20 84 (10.89%) UNIX
21 82 (10.64%) HTML
22 77 (9.99%) JavaScript
22 77 (9.99%) Electronics
23 76 (9.86%) Android
24 66 (8.56%) Apple iOS
24 66 (8.56%) Embedded C++
25 65 (8.43%) Physics
26 64 (8.30%) PhD
27 63 (8.17%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 36 (4.67%) MS Exchange
2 19 (2.46%) Apache
3 13 (1.69%) IIS
4 7 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (0.78%) Tomcat
6 5 (0.65%) Apache Pig
7 4 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.52%) DNN
7 4 (0.52%) JBoss
8 3 (0.39%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.39%) CMS
9 2 (0.26%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.26%) WebSphere Portal
9 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.26%) Node.js
10 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.13%) SAS
Applications
1 58 (7.52%) MS Office
2 57 (7.39%) MS Excel
3 15 (1.95%) MS Project
4 7 (0.91%) Simulink
4 7 (0.91%) SOLIDWORKS
5 6 (0.78%) AutoCAD
5 6 (0.78%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 6 (0.78%) Revit
5 6 (0.78%) MicroStation
5 6 (0.78%) Solid Edge
5 6 (0.78%) Siemens NX
5 6 (0.78%) PTC Creo
6 4 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.39%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.13%) Windchill
8 1 (0.13%) Stateflow
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 5 (0.65%) Oracle CRM
2 4 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.13%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
2 21 (2.72%) Office 365
3 19 (2.46%) SaaS
4 18 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 94 (12.19%) TCP/IP
2 43 (5.58%) Wireless
3 36 (4.67%) Internet
4 26 (3.37%) Ethernet
5 24 (3.11%) DNS
6 22 (2.85%) DHCP
7 19 (2.46%) HTTP
8 18 (2.33%) Bluetooth
8 18 (2.33%) Firewall
9 14 (1.82%) Skype
10 13 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (1.69%) VPN
11 9 (1.17%) VoIP
11 9 (1.17%) ZigBee
12 8 (1.04%) Intranet
13 7 (0.91%) WAN
13 7 (0.91%) Network Security
13 7 (0.91%) LTE
14 6 (0.78%) ICMP
14 6 (0.78%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (8.17%) SQL Server
2 35 (4.54%) Relational Database
3 26 (3.37%) MySQL
4 23 (2.98%) RDBMS
5 15 (1.95%) Firebird
5 15 (1.95%) Informix
6 10 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (0.91%) Oracle Database
8 7 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.78%) Big Data
9 6 (0.78%) MongoDB
10 5 (0.65%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.65%) Apache Hive
10 5 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.26%) SQLite
11 2 (0.26%) CorVu
11 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 40 (5.19%) LabVIEW
2 38 (4.93%) Visual Studio
3 12 (1.56%) Eclipse
4 11 (1.43%) Git (software)
5 8 (1.04%) GCC
5 8 (1.04%) Maven
5 8 (1.04%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.91%) JIRA
6 7 (0.91%) ClearCase
6 7 (0.91%) JUnit
7 6 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (0.65%) TeamCity
8 5 (0.65%) Selenium
8 5 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (0.65%) Subversion
9 4 (0.52%) QADirector
9 4 (0.52%) Xcode
9 4 (0.52%) Ant
9 4 (0.52%) Gradle
10 3 (0.39%) SoapUI
General
1 99 (12.84%) Finance
2 77 (9.99%) Electronics
3 44 (5.71%) Banking
4 38 (4.93%) Automotive
5 36 (4.67%) Telecoms
6 34 (4.41%) Manufacturing
7 28 (3.63%) Marketing
8 27 (3.50%) Retail
9 12 (1.56%) Multimedia
10 7 (0.91%) Arabic Language
10 7 (0.91%) Russian Language
10 7 (0.91%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.52%) Billing
13 3 (0.39%) Law
14 2 (0.26%) Games
15 1 (0.13%) Back Office
15 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 245 (31.78%) Software Engineer
2 192 (24.90%) Developer
3 63 (8.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 62 (8.04%) Analyst
4 62 (8.04%) Software Developer
5 49 (6.36%) Graduate
6 42 (5.45%) Programmer
7 40 (5.19%) Support Engineer
8 39 (5.06%) C++ Software Engineer
9 35 (4.54%) Senior Software Engineer
10 33 (4.28%) C++ Developer
11 32 (4.15%) Support Analyst
12 29 (3.76%) C Developer
13 28 (3.63%) Project Manager
14 26 (3.37%) C Software Engineer
15 24 (3.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 22 (2.85%) Test Engineer
17 20 (2.59%) Software Manager
17 20 (2.59%) C Programmer
18 19 (2.46%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (11.54%) .NET
2 82 (10.64%) HTML
3 56 (7.26%) XML
4 48 (6.23%) CSS
5 42 (5.45%) Web Services
6 19 (2.46%) ASP.NET
7 17 (2.20%) HTML5
7 17 (2.20%) CSS3
8 15 (1.95%) REST
8 15 (1.95%) SOAP
9 13 (1.69%) J2EE
9 13 (1.69%) jQuery
10 12 (1.56%) OpenCL
10 12 (1.56%) Java EE
11 11 (1.43%) STL
12 10 (1.30%) XSLT
12 10 (1.30%) Spring
12 10 (1.30%) Hibernate
13 9 (1.17%) WebSockets
13 9 (1.17%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 195 (25.29%) Computer Science
2 137 (17.77%) Mathematics
3 93 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (8.43%) Physics
5 50 (6.49%) Algorithms
6 34 (4.41%) Device Driver
7 27 (3.50%) Management Information System
7 27 (3.50%) Embedded Systems
8 19 (2.46%) Robotics
8 19 (2.46%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 17 (2.20%) CUDA
10 16 (2.08%) Mechatronics
10 16 (2.08%) Data Centre
11 15 (1.95%) Cryptography
11 15 (1.95%) Smartphone
11 15 (1.95%) Handset
12 14 (1.82%) Internet of Things
13 12 (1.56%) Client/Server
14 11 (1.43%) Statistics
14 11 (1.43%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 306 (39.69%) Linux
2 191 (24.77%) Windows
3 84 (10.89%) UNIX
4 76 (9.86%) Android
5 66 (8.56%) Apple iOS
6 51 (6.61%) Embedded Linux
7 23 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (2.98%) AIX
7 23 (2.98%) HPUX
8 22 (2.85%) Windows 7
9 20 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (1.95%) Mac OS X
12 13 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (1.30%) Windows 8
14 9 (1.17%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.52%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.39%) Windows Vista
17 2 (0.26%) VxWorks
18 1 (0.13%) Symbian OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (40.21%) Software Engineering
2 104 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (7.39%) OO
3 57 (7.39%) Mentoring
4 52 (6.74%) Project Management
5 49 (6.36%) SDLC
6 38 (4.93%) Scrum
6 38 (4.93%) Signal Processing
6 38 (4.93%) Time Management
7 36 (4.67%) Multithreading
8 35 (4.54%) ITIL
9 32 (4.15%) Test Scripting
10 27 (3.50%) Configuration Management
11 25 (3.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (3.24%) Software Testing
11 25 (3.24%) Coaching
12 24 (3.11%) Information Security
13 23 (2.98%) OOD
14 22 (2.85%) PRINCE2
15 20 (2.59%) UML
Programming Languages
1 460 (59.66%) C++
2 211 (27.37%) Python
3 174 (22.57%) Java
4 150 (19.46%) C#
5 128 (16.60%) Perl
6 102 (13.23%) Embedded C
7 98 (12.71%) SQL
8 77 (9.99%) JavaScript
9 66 (8.56%) Embedded C++
10 53 (6.87%) Shell Script
11 44 (5.71%) PHP
12 35 (4.54%) VB
13 31 (4.02%) MATLAB
14 30 (3.89%) Objective-C
15 29 (3.76%) Bash Shell
16 20 (2.59%) Assembly Language
17 14 (1.82%) Fortran
18 11 (1.43%) Ruby
19 9 (1.17%) Tcl
19 9 (1.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 285 (36.96%) Degree
2 91 (11.80%) Security Cleared
3 64 (8.30%) PhD
4 56 (7.26%) SC Cleared
5 17 (2.20%) DV Cleared
6 12 (1.56%) CISSP
6 12 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (1.04%) ISEB
10 7 (0.91%) CEH
10 7 (0.91%) CCNA
11 6 (0.78%) MCSE
12 5 (0.65%) CCNP
12 5 (0.65%) HND
12 5 (0.65%) PMP
12 5 (0.65%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.65%) SSCP
12 5 (0.65%) Linux+ Certification
12 5 (0.65%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.63%) QA
2 11 (1.43%) JTAG
3 5 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.52%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.39%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.13%) SLA
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.13%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.13%) DO-178B
System Software
1 63 (8.17%) Firmware
2 43 (5.58%) Active Directory
3 32 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
5 13 (1.69%) vSphere
5 13 (1.69%) Terminal Services
6 10 (1.30%) Xen
6 10 (1.30%) VirtualBox
7 9 (1.17%) Forefront TMG
7 9 (1.17%) ISA Server
8 6 (0.78%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.52%) Docker
10 3 (0.39%) SRDF
11 2 (0.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (0.26%) NFS
11 2 (0.26%) iptables
11 2 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (1.17%) WSUS
1 9 (1.17%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (0.52%) SCCM
3 3 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.26%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.26%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.26%) SnapMirror
4 2 (0.26%) SnapVault
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%) Nagios
5 1 (0.13%) Puppet
5 1 (0.13%) Cacti
5 1 (0.13%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 102 (13.23%) Microsoft
2 59 (7.65%) Oracle
3 34 (4.41%) VMware
4 14 (1.82%) Cisco
4 14 (1.82%) Intel
5 10 (1.30%) McAfee
6 9 (1.17%) Google
6 9 (1.17%) Autodesk
7 8 (1.04%) QNX
8 7 (0.91%) EMC
9 6 (0.78%) Lattice Semiconductor
10 5 (0.65%) Xilinx
10 5 (0.65%) Embarcadero
10 5 (0.65%) HP
10 5 (0.65%) Borland
11 4 (0.52%) PTC
11 4 (0.52%) SAP
11 4 (0.52%) Citrix
11 4 (0.52%) Synopsys
11 4 (0.52%) Rackspace
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 18 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £70000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Thetford, Norfolk
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: up to £60k
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65001 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £47,000 to £55,000 per annum excellent bens, International Compan
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago