Period
to 23 February 2018

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 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 50 42
Rank change year-on-year +27 -8 -3
Permanent jobs citing C 1,089 617 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 8.69% 4.88% 5.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.99% 8.93% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 825 475 718
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% -1.73%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

C is in the Programming Languages category. The following 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 7,266 6,908 7,442
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 57.99% 54.64% 49.48%
Number of salaries quoted 6,021 5,790 6,332
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 23 February 2018.

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 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +10 847 £52,500 +5.00% 191
Hertfordshire -16 127 £45,000 -5.26% 53
Essex +28 58 £55,000 +46.67% 21
Norfolk +52 36 £28,500 +1.79% 12
Suffolk -2 11 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Bedfordshire +11 9 £50,000 -16.67% 3
East Anglia +2 1 £80,000 - 13
C
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for C.

1 729 (66.94%) C++
2 606 (55.65%) Software Engineering
3 451 (41.41%) Python
4 435 (39.94%) Degree
5 418 (38.38%) Linux
6 328 (30.12%) Computer Science
7 309 (28.37%) Java
8 275 (25.25%) Mathematics
9 206 (18.92%) C#
9 206 (18.92%) Embedded C
10 171 (15.70%) Windows
11 170 (15.61%) Machine Learning
12 167 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
13 160 (14.69%) Wireless
14 159 (14.60%) Physics
15 156 (14.33%) Algorithms
16 155 (14.23%) Electronics
17 143 (13.13%) Multithreading
18 126 (11.57%) Embedded C++
19 123 (11.29%) PhD
20 106 (9.73%) MATLAB
20 106 (9.73%) Signal Processing
21 105 (9.64%) Firmware
22 103 (9.46%) SQL
23 100 (9.18%) Embedded Systems
24 91 (8.36%) SDLC
25 89 (8.17%) Artificial Intelligence
25 89 (8.17%) Scrum
26 88 (8.08%) Embedded Linux
27 87 (7.99%) JavaScript

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 11 (1.01%) Skype for Business
2 10 (0.92%) Confluence
2 10 (0.92%) OpenStack
3 9 (0.83%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (0.46%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.18%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.18%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.18%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.092%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.092%) DNN
6 1 (0.092%) Ethereum
6 1 (0.092%) IIS
6 1 (0.092%) JBoss
6 1 (0.092%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.092%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.092%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (1.38%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.37%) Weka
4 3 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.28%) Simulink
4 3 (0.28%) SOLIDWORKS
5 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.18%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.092%) EngageOne
6 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.092%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 30 (2.75%) Dynamics NAV
2 9 (0.83%) LabWindows
3 2 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.18%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.092%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.092%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.092%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.73%) SaaS
4 7 (0.64%) GitHub
5 6 (0.55%) IaaS
5 6 (0.55%) PaaS
6 5 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.18%) Office 365
8 1 (0.092%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.092%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.092%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.092%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 160 (14.69%) Wireless
2 47 (4.32%) TCP/IP
3 44 (4.04%) Bluetooth
4 38 (3.49%) Wi-Fi
5 27 (2.48%) Firewall
6 24 (2.20%) Internet
7 21 (1.93%) Ethernet
8 19 (1.74%) VoIP
9 16 (1.47%) IPsec
10 14 (1.29%) SNMP
11 13 (1.19%) 4G
11 13 (1.19%) LTE
11 13 (1.19%) MPLS
12 12 (1.10%) 5G
12 12 (1.10%) WAN
13 10 (0.92%) 3GPP
14 9 (0.83%) WCDMA
15 8 (0.73%) 3G
15 8 (0.73%) DNS
15 8 (0.73%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (2.66%) Big Data
2 28 (2.57%) SQL Server
3 26 (2.39%) MySQL
4 21 (1.93%) NoSQL
5 19 (1.74%) Relational Database
6 10 (0.92%) Hadoop
7 9 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (0.83%) RDBMS
8 7 (0.64%) GIS
9 5 (0.46%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (0.46%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (0.37%) Blockchain
11 3 (0.28%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.28%) SQLite
12 2 (0.18%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.18%) HDInsight
12 2 (0.18%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 85 (7.81%) Git (software)
2 67 (6.15%) JIRA
3 33 (3.03%) Visual Studio
4 22 (2.02%) Jenkins
4 22 (2.02%) Subversion
5 15 (1.38%) LabVIEW
6 13 (1.19%) Bitbucket
7 12 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 12 (1.10%) ClearCase
8 11 (1.01%) Selenium
9 10 (0.92%) GCC
10 6 (0.55%) CppUnit
10 6 (0.55%) GitLab
10 6 (0.55%) Hudson
11 5 (0.46%) JUnit
12 4 (0.37%) ClearQuest
12 4 (0.37%) CodeWarrior
12 4 (0.37%) LoadRunner
12 4 (0.37%) NUnit
12 4 (0.37%) Xcode
General
1 155 (14.23%) Electronics
2 69 (6.34%) Retail
3 67 (6.15%) Telecoms
4 52 (4.78%) Finance
5 28 (2.57%) Automotive
6 27 (2.48%) Marketing
7 24 (2.20%) Multimedia
8 23 (2.11%) Manufacturing
9 21 (1.93%) Advertising
10 14 (1.29%) Games
11 11 (1.01%) Aerospace
12 6 (0.55%) Banking
13 2 (0.18%) Military
14 1 (0.092%) French Language
14 1 (0.092%) German Language
14 1 (0.092%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.092%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 497 (45.64%) Software Engineer
2 314 (28.83%) Embedded Engineer
3 249 (22.87%) C++ Software Engineer
4 242 (22.22%) C Software Engineer
5 221 (20.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 199 (18.27%) Developer
7 184 (16.90%) Embedded C Engineer
8 182 (16.71%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 161 (14.78%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 139 (12.76%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 138 (12.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
12 134 (12.30%) Embedded C Software Engineer
13 116 (10.65%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
13 116 (10.65%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
14 113 (10.38%) Linux Engineer
14 113 (10.38%) Software Developer
15 107 (9.83%) C++ Developer
16 102 (9.37%) Senior Software Engineer
17 89 (8.17%) C++ Software Developer
18 84 (7.71%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (5.14%) HTML
2 44 (4.04%) .NET
3 42 (3.86%) TensorFlow
4 32 (2.94%) OpenGL
5 29 (2.66%) STL
6 25 (2.30%) CSS
7 23 (2.11%) HEVC
7 23 (2.11%) Natural Language Processing
8 15 (1.38%) HTML5
9 14 (1.29%) Torch
9 14 (1.29%) Web Services
10 13 (1.19%) Node.js
11 10 (0.92%) Django
11 10 (0.92%) J2EE
11 10 (0.92%) POSIX
11 10 (0.92%) REST
11 10 (0.92%) Yocto
12 9 (0.83%) ODBC
13 8 (0.73%) SOAP
13 8 (0.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 328 (30.12%) Computer Science
2 156 (14.33%) Algorithms
3 100 (9.18%) Embedded Systems
4 47 (4.32%) Robotics
5 44 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
6 38 (3.49%) Smart City
7 33 (3.03%) Device Driver
8 25 (2.30%) ASIC
8 25 (2.30%) Life Science
9 19 (1.74%) Augmented Reality
10 18 (1.65%) 3D Graphics
10 18 (1.65%) Data Centre
11 16 (1.47%) CUDA
12 15 (1.38%) Acoustics
12 15 (1.38%) Verilog
13 13 (1.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 12 (1.10%) VHDL
15 9 (0.83%) Mobile App
16 8 (0.73%) User Experience
17 7 (0.64%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 418 (38.38%) Linux
2 171 (15.70%) Windows
3 88 (8.08%) Embedded Linux
4 39 (3.58%) Android
5 37 (3.40%) Unix
6 22 (2.02%) Apple iOS
7 15 (1.38%) Solaris
8 14 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (1.01%) Windows 7
9 11 (1.01%) Windows Server
10 8 (0.73%) VxWorks
11 7 (0.64%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.55%) AIX
12 6 (0.55%) Mac OS X
12 6 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.46%) FreeRTOS
13 5 (0.46%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.37%) CentOS
14 4 (0.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 606 (55.65%) Software Engineering
2 275 (25.25%) Mathematics
3 170 (15.61%) Machine Learning
4 167 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
5 159 (14.60%) Physics
6 143 (13.13%) Multithreading
7 106 (9.73%) Signal Processing
8 91 (8.36%) SDLC
9 89 (8.17%) Artificial Intelligence
9 89 (8.17%) Scrum
10 79 (7.25%) Computer Vision
11 72 (6.61%) Data Science
12 62 (5.69%) Distributed Algorithms
12 62 (5.69%) Test Automation
13 60 (5.51%) TDD
14 54 (4.96%) Mentoring
15 53 (4.87%) Open Source
16 50 (4.59%) Reinforcement Learning
17 49 (4.50%) Embedded Software Development
17 49 (4.50%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 729 (66.94%) C++
2 451 (41.41%) Python
3 309 (28.37%) Java
4 206 (18.92%) C#
4 206 (18.92%) Embedded C
5 126 (11.57%) Embedded C++
6 106 (9.73%) MATLAB
7 103 (9.46%) SQL
8 87 (7.99%) JavaScript
9 49 (4.50%) Perl
10 39 (3.58%) Assembly Language
11 29 (2.66%) Ruby
12 27 (2.48%) Bash Shell
12 27 (2.48%) R
13 16 (1.47%) VB
14 10 (0.92%) Scala
15 9 (0.83%) Fortran
16 8 (0.73%) Delphi
16 8 (0.73%) Julia
16 8 (0.73%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 435 (39.94%) Degree
2 123 (11.29%) PhD
3 54 (4.96%) Security Cleared
4 49 (4.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (2.02%) DV Cleared
5 22 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (1.47%) Numerate Degree
7 15 (1.38%) A+ Certification
7 15 (1.38%) Network+ Certification
8 11 (1.01%) Master's Degree
8 11 (1.01%) SC Cleared
9 7 (0.64%) CompTIA Security+
10 5 (0.46%) CCNA
10 5 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.46%) MCSE
11 2 (0.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.18%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.092%) ISTQB
12 1 (0.092%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.092%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (0.73%) QA
2 5 (0.46%) ISO 26262
3 4 (0.37%) SLA
4 2 (0.18%) ISO 13485
4 2 (0.18%) JTAG
4 2 (0.18%) MISRA
5 1 (0.092%) Def Stans
5 1 (0.092%) DICOM
5 1 (0.092%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.092%) HL7
5 1 (0.092%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.092%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.092%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.092%) PMO
System Software
1 105 (9.64%) Firmware
2 14 (1.29%) Active Directory
2 14 (1.29%) Hyper-V
3 12 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.01%) Docker
5 7 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.18%) Advanced Linux Sound Architecture
6 2 (0.18%) iptables
7 1 (0.092%) KVM
7 1 (0.092%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.092%) Squid
7 1 (0.092%) Xen
7 1 (0.092%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (0.92%) Puppet
2 6 (0.55%) Cobbler
3 4 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.18%) Ansible
5 1 (0.092%) Dollar Universe
5 1 (0.092%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (0.092%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.092%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.092%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.092%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.092%) SCCM
5 1 (0.092%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.092%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.092%) Terraform
Vendors
1 84 (7.71%) Microsoft
2 52 (4.78%) Oracle
3 42 (3.86%) Dell
4 39 (3.58%) WorldPay
5 34 (3.12%) HP
6 17 (1.56%) Intel
7 15 (1.38%) Atlassian
7 15 (1.38%) VMware
8 12 (1.10%) IBM
8 12 (1.10%) NVIDIA
9 10 (0.92%) Sun
10 9 (0.83%) EMC
11 8 (0.73%) Atmel
11 8 (0.73%) Red Hat
11 8 (0.73%) Xamarin
12 7 (0.64%) Cisco
12 7 (0.64%) SAP
12 7 (0.64%) Wind River
13 6 (0.55%) Sony
14 5 (0.46%) QNX