The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
England / East of England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 47 43
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4  
Permanent jobs citing C 338 341 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 5.46% 4.98% 5.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.41% 9.65% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 271 279 330
Median salary £50,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.48% -2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  

C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3593 3534 4223
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 58.09% 51.58% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3006 3117 3650
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing C as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C 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 in the East of England.

Salary trend for C in the East of England

C
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in the East of England over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -3 237 £50,000 +20.48% 63
Hertfordshire -46 43 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Essex +6 25 £40,000 -23.80% 6
Norfolk +10 18 £45,000 -15.76% 5
Bedfordshire +6 12 £70,000 +75.00% 2
Suffolk -18 3 £42,500 +40.49% 1
C
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for C.

1 413 (64.23%) C++
2 314 (48.83%) Python
3 311 (48.37%) Software Engineering
4 263 (40.90%) Degree
5 190 (29.55%) Mathematics
5 190 (29.55%) Linux
6 178 (27.68%) Computer Science
7 173 (26.91%) Java
8 145 (22.55%) Wireless
9 143 (22.24%) C#
10 122 (18.97%) Embedded C
11 116 (18.04%) Algorithms
12 107 (16.64%) Electronics
13 98 (15.24%) Firmware
14 96 (14.93%) Wi-Fi
15 89 (13.84%) Physics
16 86 (13.37%) Agile Software Development
17 85 (13.22%) Windows
18 82 (12.75%) MATLAB
19 81 (12.60%) Telecoms
20 76 (11.82%) PhD
21 75 (11.66%) Mentoring
22 74 (11.51%) Bluetooth
23 70 (10.89%) Perl
24 62 (9.64%) .NET
25 58 (9.02%) Computer Science Degree
26 57 (8.86%) Embedded C++
27 56 (8.71%) Machine Learning
28 52 (8.09%) Signal Processing
29 50 (7.78%) Microsoft

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (1.40%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.24%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.09%) Skype for Business
4 6 (0.93%) Apache
4 6 (0.93%) JBoss
5 4 (0.62%) IIS
6 3 (0.47%) Confluence
6 3 (0.47%) SAS
7 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.16%) CMS
8 1 (0.16%) Kentico
8 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (1.71%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.40%) Simulink
3 5 (0.78%) OrCAD
3 5 (0.78%) SOLIDWORKS
4 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.16%) InDesign
6 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (2.02%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.47%) LabWindows
4 3 (0.47%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.31%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.16%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.56%) Office 365
4 6 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (0.62%) GitHub
5 4 (0.62%) PaaS
6 3 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 145 (22.55%) Wireless
2 96 (14.93%) Wi-Fi
3 74 (11.51%) Bluetooth
4 43 (6.69%) Internet
5 30 (4.67%) TCP/IP
6 21 (3.27%) LTE
7 18 (2.80%) DVB
8 16 (2.49%) Ethernet
8 16 (2.49%) Firewall
9 15 (2.33%) 802.11
9 15 (2.33%) WLAN
10 13 (2.02%) SAN
11 12 (1.87%) ZigBee
12 10 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
13 9 (1.40%) DNS
13 9 (1.40%) HTTP
14 8 (1.24%) DHCP
14 8 (1.24%) VoIP
14 8 (1.24%) WAN
15 7 (1.09%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (4.04%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.02%) GIS
2 13 (2.02%) Relational Database
3 11 (1.71%) Geospatial Data
4 10 (1.56%) RDBMS
4 10 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (0.93%) JasperReports
8 5 (0.78%) MySQL
9 4 (0.62%) Big Data
10 3 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.31%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.31%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.31%) SQLite
12 1 (0.16%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (5.75%) Jenkins
2 35 (5.44%) Git (software)
3 26 (4.04%) LabVIEW
4 23 (3.58%) Visual Studio
5 12 (1.87%) JIRA
6 11 (1.71%) TeamCity
7 9 (1.40%) JUnit
8 8 (1.24%) ClearQuest
8 8 (1.24%) CruiseControl
8 8 (1.24%) FishEye
8 8 (1.24%) Hudson
9 6 (0.93%) Selenium
10 5 (0.78%) NUnit
10 5 (0.78%) Rational Rhapsody
11 4 (0.62%) Ant
11 4 (0.62%) Maven
11 4 (0.62%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.62%) Zephyr
12 3 (0.47%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.47%) Subversion
General
1 107 (16.64%) Electronics
2 81 (12.60%) Telecoms
3 40 (6.22%) Manufacturing
4 32 (4.98%) Finance
5 20 (3.11%) Multimedia
6 19 (2.95%) Aerospace
7 16 (2.49%) Retail
8 12 (1.87%) Automotive
9 11 (1.71%) Law
9 11 (1.71%) Marketing
10 7 (1.09%) Games
11 4 (0.62%) Legal
12 2 (0.31%) Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Advertising
13 1 (0.16%) Billing
13 1 (0.16%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 272 (42.30%) Software Engineer
2 197 (30.64%) Embedded Engineer
3 134 (20.84%) Developer
4 118 (18.35%) C++ Software Engineer
5 115 (17.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 97 (15.09%) Embedded C Engineer
7 94 (14.62%) C Software Engineer
8 87 (13.53%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 76 (11.82%) Software Developer
10 68 (10.58%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 65 (10.11%) Graduate
12 64 (9.95%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
12 64 (9.95%) Embedded C++ Engineer
13 63 (9.80%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
13 63 (9.80%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
13 63 (9.80%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
13 63 (9.80%) Firmware Engineer
14 61 (9.49%) C++ Developer
15 56 (8.71%) C++ Software Developer
16 46 (7.15%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (9.64%) .NET
2 25 (3.89%) XML
3 22 (3.42%) ASP.NET
3 22 (3.42%) HTML
4 18 (2.80%) Web Services
5 17 (2.64%) CSS
5 17 (2.64%) POSIX
6 16 (2.49%) Apache Axis
7 15 (2.33%) 802.1X
7 15 (2.33%) JSON
8 14 (2.18%) RESTful
9 13 (2.02%) AngularJS
10 11 (1.71%) .NET Framework
10 11 (1.71%) OpenGL
10 11 (1.71%) REST
11 10 (1.56%) Catalyst
12 9 (1.40%) jQuery
13 8 (1.24%) Entity Framework
13 8 (1.24%) GWT
13 8 (1.24%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 178 (27.68%) Computer Science
2 116 (18.04%) Algorithms
3 41 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (6.07%) Embedded Systems
5 33 (5.13%) Internet of Things
6 18 (2.80%) Smart City
7 17 (2.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 17 (2.64%) Smartphone
8 16 (2.49%) 3D Printing
9 12 (1.87%) Device Driver
9 12 (1.87%) Smart Home
9 12 (1.87%) Verilog
10 11 (1.71%) ASIC
10 11 (1.71%) Data Centre
10 11 (1.71%) Life Science
10 11 (1.71%) Robotics
11 10 (1.56%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.40%) 3D Graphics
12 9 (1.40%) Augmented Reality
13 8 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 190 (29.55%) Linux
2 85 (13.22%) Windows
3 25 (3.89%) Unix
4 17 (2.64%) Embedded Linux
5 16 (2.49%) Android
5 16 (2.49%) Windows Server
6 11 (1.71%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.71%) Windows 7
7 10 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (1.40%) Windows 10
8 9 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.78%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.31%) ThreadX
12 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.16%) Nucleus RTOS
13 1 (0.16%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (48.37%) Software Engineering
2 190 (29.55%) Mathematics
3 89 (13.84%) Physics
4 86 (13.37%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (11.66%) Mentoring
6 56 (8.71%) Machine Learning
7 52 (8.09%) Signal Processing
8 48 (7.47%) Embedded Software Development
9 36 (5.60%) Digital Signal Processing
10 35 (5.44%) Software Architecture
11 34 (5.29%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (4.98%) Open Source
13 31 (4.82%) CAD
14 30 (4.67%) Artificial Intelligence
14 30 (4.67%) OO
14 30 (4.67%) Scrum
15 29 (4.51%) Test Automation
16 28 (4.35%) Multithreading
17 24 (3.73%) Test Scripting
18 22 (3.42%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 413 (64.23%) C++
2 314 (48.83%) Python
3 173 (26.91%) Java
4 143 (22.24%) C#
5 122 (18.97%) Embedded C
6 82 (12.75%) MATLAB
7 70 (10.89%) Perl
8 57 (8.86%) Embedded C++
9 45 (7.00%) Assembly Language
10 34 (5.29%) JavaScript
11 32 (4.98%) SQL
12 10 (1.56%) PHP
13 9 (1.40%) Delphi
14 8 (1.24%) Ada
14 8 (1.24%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.24%) T-SQL
15 7 (1.09%) VB
15 7 (1.09%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.93%) Pascal
16 6 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 263 (40.90%) Degree
2 76 (11.82%) PhD
3 58 (9.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 43 (6.69%) Security Cleared
5 36 (5.60%) Numerate Degree
6 16 (2.49%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.78%) CISSP
7 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.62%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 4 (0.62%) A+ Certification
8 4 (0.62%) CISA
8 4 (0.62%) CISM
8 4 (0.62%) CSSLP
8 4 (0.62%) MCSA
8 4 (0.62%) SANS
9 3 (0.47%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.47%) MCSE
9 3 (0.47%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (0.31%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.09%) GDPR
1 7 (1.09%) PCI DSS
1 7 (1.09%) QA
2 4 (0.62%) MISRA
3 3 (0.47%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.47%) SLA
4 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.31%) MIL-STD-1553
5 1 (0.16%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.16%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 98 (15.24%) Firmware
2 21 (3.27%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.87%) Docker
5 7 (1.09%) KVM
5 7 (1.09%) LXC
6 6 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.78%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.62%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.62%) Xen
9 3 (0.47%) GFS2
9 3 (0.47%) NFS
10 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.31%) QEMU
10 2 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.16%) Slurm Workload Manager
11 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (1.71%) Puppet
2 8 (1.24%) Ansible
3 3 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (0.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (0.31%) SCCM
4 2 (0.31%) Terraform
5 1 (0.16%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.16%) Mesos
5 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 50 (7.78%) Microsoft
2 16 (2.49%) Perforce
3 15 (2.33%) VMware
4 12 (1.87%) EMC
5 11 (1.71%) Atlassian
5 11 (1.71%) Google
6 10 (1.56%) Brocade
7 6 (0.93%) Adobe
7 6 (0.93%) Computacenter
7 6 (0.93%) IBM
7 6 (0.93%) SAP
8 5 (0.78%) Atmel
8 5 (0.78%) CA
8 5 (0.78%) Cisco
8 5 (0.78%) JD Edwards
8 5 (0.78%) Riverbed
8 5 (0.78%) Sage
8 5 (0.78%) Vyatta
9 4 (0.62%) CheckPoint
9 4 (0.62%) Citrix
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE plus stock options
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
SoCode Limited
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £80k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Incredible Prospects+Potential+Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k (DoE) + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £33,000 to £45,000 per annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: Completely negotiable and excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 55K + Bespoke benefits package + 25 days hols
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago