The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 109 99 92
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Permanent jobs citing C 121 131 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.24% 2.30% 2.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.15% 5.88% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 87 90 124
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £55,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
C
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1967 2226 2302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.47% 39.09% 43.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1639 1893 1982
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

C
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the Berkshire region.

C Salary Trend in Berkshire

C
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Berkshire

C
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
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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
Reading -28 38 £57,500 +53.33% 21
Bracknell -3 17 £57,500 +21.05%
Slough +8 14 £52,500 +16.66% 4
Newbury +6 10 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Maidenhead -2 5 £55,000 +26.43% 1
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 87 (38.16%) C++
2 83 (36.40%) Linux
3 74 (32.46%) Degree
4 72 (31.58%) Windows
5 63 (27.63%) Software Engineering
6 56 (24.56%) Computer Science
7 50 (21.93%) C#
8 43 (18.86%) UNIX
9 42 (18.42%) TCP/IP
10 40 (17.54%) Python
10 40 (17.54%) Java
11 35 (15.35%) SQL
11 35 (15.35%) .NET
12 34 (14.91%) Telecoms
13 33 (14.47%) Cisco
14 30 (13.16%) Active Directory
15 29 (12.72%) EMC
16 28 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
16 28 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
17 27 (11.84%) Embedded Systems
17 27 (11.84%) NetApp
17 27 (11.84%) Legato
18 26 (11.40%) JavaScript
18 26 (11.40%) MCSE
18 26 (11.40%) Problem Management
19 25 (10.96%) SQL Server
19 25 (10.96%) Web Services
19 25 (10.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
20 24 (10.53%) CommVault
20 24 (10.53%) Security Cleared

C
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 11 (4.82%) IIS
2 10 (4.39%) SharePoint Server
2 10 (4.39%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.51%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.75%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.32%) SAS
6 2 (0.88%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.44%) CMS
7 1 (0.44%) Zope
7 1 (0.44%) JBoss
7 1 (0.44%) Apache
7 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.88%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 6 (2.63%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.88%) Nortel Periphonics
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.51%) Amazon EMR
2 6 (2.63%) SaaS
3 5 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.32%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 42 (18.42%) TCP/IP
2 16 (7.02%) HTTP
3 15 (6.58%) Wireless
4 12 (5.26%) FTP
5 11 (4.82%) Kerberos
5 11 (4.82%) LDAP
6 9 (3.95%) Firewall
6 9 (3.95%) GSM
7 8 (3.51%) 3G
7 8 (3.51%) 2G
8 7 (3.07%) LAN
9 6 (2.63%) LTE
10 5 (2.19%) VPN
10 5 (2.19%) SAN
10 5 (2.19%) VLAN
10 5 (2.19%) GGSN
11 4 (1.75%) Radio Access Network
11 4 (1.75%) SIGTRAN
11 4 (1.75%) RNC
11 4 (1.75%) WiMAX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.95%) Hadoop
2 9 (3.95%) Big Data
3 8 (3.51%) Sqoop
3 8 (3.51%) Apache Hive
4 7 (3.07%) MySQL
5 5 (2.19%) PowerCenter
5 5 (2.19%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.32%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (0.88%) Pentaho
7 2 (0.88%) Spotfire
7 2 (0.88%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.88%) DB2
7 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.88%) MS Access
8 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (5.26%) LoadRunner
2 10 (4.39%) TestDirector
3 5 (2.19%) Selenium
3 5 (2.19%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (1.75%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.32%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.32%) JIRA
6 2 (0.88%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.88%) Subversion
6 2 (0.88%) ProC
7 1 (0.44%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.44%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.44%) Ranorex
General
1 34 (14.91%) Telecoms
2 23 (10.09%) Finance
3 17 (7.46%) Marketing
4 13 (5.70%) Automotive
5 7 (3.07%) Banking
6 6 (2.63%) Legal
6 6 (2.63%) Games
7 4 (1.75%) Billing
8 3 (1.32%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.32%) French Language
8 3 (1.32%) German Language
8 3 (1.32%) Italian Language
9 2 (0.88%) Avionics
9 2 (0.88%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.88%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.88%) Back Office
9 2 (0.88%) Electronics
9 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.44%) Advertising
10 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 59 (25.88%) Software Engineer
2 41 (17.98%) Developer
3 27 (11.84%) Senior Software Engineer
4 25 (10.96%) Architect
5 20 (8.77%) C Software Engineer
6 18 (7.89%) Tester
6 18 (7.89%) Support Engineer
7 16 (7.02%) C++ Software Engineer
7 16 (7.02%) Technical Engineer
8 15 (6.58%) Consultant
8 15 (6.58%) Graduate
9 14 (6.14%) Technical Support
9 14 (6.14%) Technical Support Engineer
10 12 (5.26%) Storage Architect
10 12 (5.26%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 12 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 12 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (5.26%) Senior Developer
11 11 (4.82%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 10 (4.39%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (15.35%) .NET
2 25 (10.96%) Web Services
3 15 (6.58%) HTML
3 15 (6.58%) XML
4 12 (5.26%) ASP.NET
5 10 (4.39%) CSS
6 9 (3.95%) WCF
7 8 (3.51%) Silverlight
7 8 (3.51%) XSLT
8 6 (2.63%) jQuery
9 5 (2.19%) Kafka
9 5 (2.19%) REST
10 4 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (1.32%) Ajax
11 3 (1.32%) HTML5
11 3 (1.32%) CSS3
11 3 (1.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (1.32%) Regular Expression
12 2 (0.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 2 (0.88%) .NET Remoting
Miscellaneous
1 56 (24.56%) Computer Science
2 27 (11.84%) Embedded Systems
3 20 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.26%) User Experience
5 11 (4.82%) Replication
5 11 (4.82%) Mathematics
5 11 (4.82%) Open Source
6 5 (2.19%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.75%) Economics
8 3 (1.32%) IVR
8 3 (1.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (0.88%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.88%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (0.88%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.88%) Clustering
9 2 (0.88%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.44%) VHDL
10 1 (0.44%) DTV
10 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.44%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 83 (36.40%) Linux
2 72 (31.58%) Windows
3 43 (18.86%) UNIX
4 24 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 11 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (4.82%) Mac OS X
6 7 (3.07%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.75%) Solaris
8 3 (1.32%) HPUX
8 3 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.32%) Android
8 3 (1.32%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.88%) CentOS
9 2 (0.88%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.88%) AIX
9 2 (0.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (27.63%) Software Engineering
2 28 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (11.40%) Problem Management
4 24 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
5 17 (7.46%) Business Development
6 14 (6.14%) Test Automation
6 14 (6.14%) OO
7 13 (5.70%) CRM
8 12 (5.26%) Performance Engineering
8 12 (5.26%) Test Management
8 12 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
8 12 (5.26%) Scrum
9 11 (4.82%) Unit Testing
9 11 (4.82%) Automated Testing
10 10 (4.39%) TDD
10 10 (4.39%) Information Security
11 9 (3.95%) Project Management
11 9 (3.95%) Test Scripting
11 9 (3.95%) Data Transformation
11 9 (3.95%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 87 (38.16%) C++
2 50 (21.93%) C#
3 40 (17.54%) Python
3 40 (17.54%) Java
4 35 (15.35%) SQL
5 26 (11.40%) JavaScript
6 17 (7.46%) Embedded C
6 17 (7.46%) Perl
7 15 (6.58%) Ruby
8 14 (6.14%) PowerShell
9 11 (4.82%) Embedded C++
10 9 (3.95%) PHP
11 8 (3.51%) HiveQL
12 7 (3.07%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.63%) VB
13 6 (2.63%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.32%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.32%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.88%) VBScript
15 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (32.46%) Degree
2 28 (12.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (11.40%) MCSE
4 24 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 17 (7.46%) SC Cleared
6 11 (4.82%) ISEB
7 7 (3.07%) DV Cleared
8 6 (2.63%) CISSP
9 4 (1.75%) ISTQB
10 3 (1.32%) CISA
10 3 (1.32%) MCITP
11 2 (0.88%) CIMA
11 2 (0.88%) ACCA
12 1 (0.44%) GCIA
12 1 (0.44%) GCIH
12 1 (0.44%) PhD
12 1 (0.44%) MCP
12 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.44%) PMP
12 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 16 (7.02%) QA
3 8 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.75%) SLA
5 3 (1.32%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.88%) GPG13
7 1 (0.44%) BS25999
7 1 (0.44%) COBIT
7 1 (0.44%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.44%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.44%) FISMA
System Software
1 30 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.26%) VMware ESX
3 11 (4.82%) NFS
4 9 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.95%) vSphere
5 8 (3.51%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.88%) Firmware
7 1 (0.44%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 27 (11.84%) Legato
2 13 (5.70%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.32%) NetBackup
3 3 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.88%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (14.47%) Cisco
2 29 (12.72%) EMC
3 27 (11.84%) NetApp
4 24 (10.53%) CommVault
5 21 (9.21%) VMware
6 17 (7.46%) Microsoft
7 13 (5.70%) SAP
8 10 (4.39%) Oracle
9 6 (2.63%) Ericsson
9 6 (2.63%) HP
9 6 (2.63%) Nortel
10 5 (2.19%) Hitachi
10 5 (2.19%) Informatica
10 5 (2.19%) Veritas
10 5 (2.19%) Talend
11 4 (1.75%) SaltStack
11 4 (1.75%) Juniper
11 4 (1.75%) Genesys
11 4 (1.75%) Sun
12 3 (1.32%) Adobe
Reading, Berkshire, South East
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £35k-£45k per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension & package!
Posted: 11 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, UK
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension / 25 Days Holiday / Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago