Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 55 38
Rank change year-on-year +27 -17 +4
Permanent jobs citing C 972 593 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 8.06% 4.49% 5.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.88% 8.44% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 783 470 760
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £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 7003 7029 7703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 58.09% 53.21% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5872 6005 6723
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,000 £25,650
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 November 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 +8 716 £52,500 +16.67% 81
Hertfordshire -15 116 £41,500 -11.70% 7
Essex +56 68 £52,500 +31.25% 7
Norfolk +42 29 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Bedfordshire +16 26 £55,000 +62.96% 1
Suffolk -7 17 £25,000 -37.50%
C
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 625 (64.30%) C++
2 503 (51.75%) Software Engineering
3 396 (40.74%) Degree
4 393 (40.43%) Python
5 353 (36.32%) Linux
6 315 (32.41%) Computer Science
7 268 (27.57%) Java
8 247 (25.41%) C#
9 241 (24.79%) Mathematics
10 180 (18.52%) Wireless
11 179 (18.42%) Embedded C
12 170 (17.49%) Agile Software Development
13 166 (17.08%) Windows
14 165 (16.98%) Physics
15 160 (16.46%) Algorithms
16 131 (13.48%) Electronics
17 113 (11.63%) Machine Learning
18 112 (11.52%) MATLAB
19 111 (11.42%) Multithreading
20 107 (11.01%) Firmware
21 105 (10.80%) SQL
22 100 (10.29%) Embedded C++
23 96 (9.88%) PhD
24 91 (9.36%) JavaScript
25 88 (9.05%) Signal Processing
26 84 (8.64%) Scrum
27 83 (8.54%) Telecoms
27 83 (8.54%) Microsoft
28 81 (8.33%) SDLC
29 78 (8.02%) HTML

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 10 (1.03%) MS Exchange
2 8 (0.82%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.51%) IIS
3 5 (0.51%) OpenStack
4 4 (0.41%) JBoss
4 4 (0.41%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.31%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.21%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.10%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.10%) CMS
7 1 (0.10%) Confluence
7 1 (0.10%) DNN
7 1 (0.10%) Ethereum
7 1 (0.10%) Kentico
7 1 (0.10%) SAS
7 1 (0.10%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 25 (2.57%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.13%) Simulink
3 5 (0.51%) SOLIDWORKS
4 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.21%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.10%) EngageOne
5 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (2.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 8 (0.82%) LabWindows
3 5 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.51%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.10%) Exstream
4 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.72%) SaaS
4 5 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.51%) GitHub
4 5 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (0.51%) PaaS
5 4 (0.41%) IaaS
5 4 (0.41%) Office 365
6 2 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.21%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 180 (18.52%) Wireless
2 61 (6.28%) Bluetooth
3 52 (5.35%) Wi-Fi
4 40 (4.12%) TCP/IP
5 24 (2.47%) Internet
6 23 (2.37%) Firewall
7 22 (2.26%) Ethernet
8 18 (1.85%) WLAN
9 15 (1.54%) VPN
10 13 (1.34%) 4G
10 13 (1.34%) SAN
11 11 (1.13%) 3G
12 10 (1.03%) OpenVPN
12 10 (1.03%) SSL
13 8 (0.82%) FlexRay
13 8 (0.82%) VoIP
14 7 (0.72%) WAN
15 6 (0.62%) 802.11
15 6 (0.62%) Intranet
16 4 (0.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 29 (2.98%) MySQL
3 22 (2.26%) Big Data
3 22 (2.26%) NoSQL
4 17 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 17 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (1.65%) SQL Server 2014
6 13 (1.34%) Hadoop
7 10 (1.03%) Data Mining
8 8 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (0.82%) RDBMS
9 7 (0.72%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.62%) GIS
11 4 (0.41%) SQLite
12 3 (0.31%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.10%) Blockchain
13 1 (0.10%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 66 (6.79%) Git (software)
2 38 (3.91%) Visual Studio
3 36 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 22 (2.26%) JIRA
4 22 (2.26%) LabVIEW
5 15 (1.54%) ClearCase
6 11 (1.13%) Subversion
7 8 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (0.72%) Bitbucket
8 7 (0.72%) GCC
8 7 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (0.62%) CppUnit
9 6 (0.62%) Hudson
9 6 (0.62%) Selenium
9 6 (0.62%) Xcode
10 4 (0.41%) Artifactory
10 4 (0.41%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.41%) GitLab
11 2 (0.21%) CocoaPods
11 2 (0.21%) QUnit
General
1 131 (13.48%) Electronics
2 83 (8.54%) Telecoms
3 62 (6.38%) Finance
4 40 (4.12%) Automotive
5 38 (3.91%) Retail
6 27 (2.78%) Manufacturing
7 23 (2.37%) Multimedia
8 22 (2.26%) Aerospace
9 21 (2.16%) Marketing
10 15 (1.54%) Advertising
11 8 (0.82%) Banking
11 8 (0.82%) Military
12 5 (0.51%) Italian Language
13 4 (0.41%) Games
14 1 (0.10%) French Language
14 1 (0.10%) German Language
14 1 (0.10%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 423 (43.52%) Software Engineer
2 278 (28.60%) Embedded Engineer
3 240 (24.69%) Developer
4 201 (20.68%) C++ Software Engineer
5 194 (19.96%) C Software Engineer
6 166 (17.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 153 (15.74%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 144 (14.81%) Embedded C Engineer
9 120 (12.35%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 119 (12.24%) Software Developer
11 108 (11.11%) C++ Developer
12 105 (10.80%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
13 103 (10.60%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
14 101 (10.39%) Graduate
15 96 (9.88%) Embedded C Software Engineer
16 94 (9.67%) C++ Software Developer
17 88 (9.05%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
17 88 (9.05%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
18 86 (8.85%) Senior Software Engineer
19 81 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (8.02%) HTML
2 73 (7.51%) .NET
3 48 (4.94%) CSS
4 30 (3.09%) XML
5 28 (2.88%) AngularJS
5 28 (2.88%) Apache Axis
6 25 (2.57%) JSON
7 24 (2.47%) TensorFlow
8 23 (2.37%) RESTful
9 21 (2.16%) ASP.NET
10 20 (2.06%) HTML5
11 19 (1.95%) jQuery
12 18 (1.85%) .NET Framework
12 18 (1.85%) Spring
13 17 (1.75%) Web Services
14 16 (1.65%) Entity Framework
14 16 (1.65%) Node.js
15 15 (1.54%) OpenGL
16 12 (1.23%) HEVC
16 12 (1.23%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 315 (32.41%) Computer Science
2 160 (16.46%) Algorithms
3 73 (7.51%) Embedded Systems
4 60 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (4.32%) Robotics
6 36 (3.70%) Smart City
7 28 (2.88%) 3D Printing
8 27 (2.78%) Device Driver
9 25 (2.57%) Acoustics
10 23 (2.37%) Augmented Reality
11 20 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
12 19 (1.95%) Life Science
13 18 (1.85%) Verilog
14 15 (1.54%) ASIC
15 14 (1.44%) 3D Graphics
16 12 (1.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 10 (1.03%) Blog
17 10 (1.03%) Mobile App
18 9 (0.93%) CUDA
18 9 (0.93%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 353 (36.32%) Linux
2 166 (17.08%) Windows
3 64 (6.58%) Embedded Linux
4 31 (3.19%) Unix
5 29 (2.98%) Android
6 20 (2.06%) Apple iOS
7 16 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (1.54%) Windows Server
9 13 (1.34%) Windows 7
10 12 (1.23%) Windows 10
11 11 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (0.93%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.72%) Solaris
14 6 (0.62%) AIX
15 5 (0.51%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.21%) VxWorks
17 2 (0.21%) Windows Embedded Compact
18 1 (0.10%) SUSE
18 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 503 (51.75%) Software Engineering
2 241 (24.79%) Mathematics
3 170 (17.49%) Agile Software Development
4 165 (16.98%) Physics
5 113 (11.63%) Machine Learning
6 111 (11.42%) Multithreading
7 88 (9.05%) Signal Processing
8 84 (8.64%) Scrum
9 81 (8.33%) SDLC
10 74 (7.61%) Artificial Intelligence
11 66 (6.79%) Mentoring
12 55 (5.66%) Test Automation
13 51 (5.25%) Open Source
14 48 (4.94%) OO
15 46 (4.73%) Computer Vision
16 44 (4.53%) Multithreaded Programming
17 43 (4.42%) Configuration Management
18 41 (4.22%) Distributed Algorithms
19 38 (3.91%) Digital Signal Processing
20 36 (3.70%) Smart City Simulations
Programming Languages
1 625 (64.30%) C++
2 393 (40.43%) Python
3 268 (27.57%) Java
4 247 (25.41%) C#
5 179 (18.42%) Embedded C
6 112 (11.52%) MATLAB
7 105 (10.80%) SQL
8 100 (10.29%) Embedded C++
9 91 (9.36%) JavaScript
10 67 (6.89%) Perl
11 44 (4.53%) Assembly Language
12 23 (2.37%) Fortran
12 23 (2.37%) T-SQL
13 21 (2.16%) Bash Shell
14 20 (2.06%) Shell Script
15 19 (1.95%) VB
16 17 (1.75%) Ruby
17 15 (1.54%) PHP
18 14 (1.44%) Objective-C
19 9 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 396 (40.74%) Degree
2 96 (9.88%) PhD
3 47 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 41 (4.22%) Security Cleared
5 32 (3.29%) Numerate Degree
6 25 (2.57%) DV Cleared
7 14 (1.44%) CompTIA Security+
7 14 (1.44%) SC Cleared
7 14 (1.44%) Security+ Certification
8 7 (0.72%) Master's Degree
9 6 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.41%) CCNA
10 4 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.31%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 3 (0.31%) CISA
11 3 (0.31%) CISM
11 3 (0.31%) CISSP
11 3 (0.31%) CSSLP
11 3 (0.31%) SANS
12 2 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.13%) MISRA
2 10 (1.03%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.93%) GDPR
4 8 (0.82%) ISO 26262
5 6 (0.62%) QA
5 6 (0.62%) SLA
6 4 (0.41%) DICOM
6 4 (0.41%) HL7
7 2 (0.21%) Def Stans
7 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.21%) JTAG
7 2 (0.21%) MISRA C
7 2 (0.21%) PMO
8 1 (0.10%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.10%) FIPS 140-2
8 1 (0.10%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 107 (11.01%) Firmware
2 17 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 16 (1.65%) Virtual Servers
4 15 (1.54%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (0.51%) Docker
8 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.21%) iptables
10 1 (0.10%) GFS2
10 1 (0.10%) KVM
10 1 (0.10%) LXC
10 1 (0.10%) NFS
10 1 (0.10%) QEMU
10 1 (0.10%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 17 (1.75%) Puppet
2 11 (1.13%) Cobbler
3 9 (0.93%) Ansible
4 3 (0.31%) EMC Navisphere
4 3 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.21%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.21%) SCCM
5 2 (0.21%) Terraform
6 1 (0.10%) Dollar Universe
6 1 (0.10%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 83 (8.54%) Microsoft
2 29 (2.98%) Oracle
3 25 (2.57%) Dell
4 24 (2.47%) Perforce
5 20 (2.06%) Intel
6 17 (1.75%) HP
6 17 (1.75%) IBM
7 13 (1.34%) EMC
7 13 (1.34%) NVIDIA
8 10 (1.03%) Atlassian
8 10 (1.03%) VMware
9 8 (0.82%) MathWorks
9 8 (0.82%) SAP
9 8 (0.82%) Splunk
10 6 (0.62%) Google
10 6 (0.62%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.51%) Cognizant
11 5 (0.51%) Huawei
11 5 (0.51%) JD Edwards
11 5 (0.51%) PeopleSoft