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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 101 112 80
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -32
Permanent jobs citing C 131 115 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.39% 2.06% 3.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.45% 4.89% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 105 84 146
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2031 2354 2397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.13% 42.07% 45.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1715 1987 2061
Average salary £46,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.97% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £57,500 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Reading +9 48 £50,000 +29.03% 13
Bracknell +3 26 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Newbury +13 13 £50,000 - 7
Slough +3 13 £52,500 +23.52% 7
Maidenhead -6 6 £45,000 - 1
Windsor - 4 £42,500 -
Wokingham +19 2 £43,000 - 1
Hungerford - 1 £35,000 -
C
South East

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 108 (44.08%) C++
2 84 (34.29%) Linux
3 82 (33.47%) Degree
4 77 (31.43%) Windows
5 70 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 63 (25.71%) C#
7 62 (25.31%) Computer Science
8 60 (24.49%) Python
9 52 (21.22%) Java
10 50 (20.41%) TCP/IP
11 45 (18.37%) UNIX
12 43 (17.55%) SQL
13 41 (16.73%) Telecoms
14 39 (15.92%) .NET
15 30 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
16 29 (11.84%) Embedded Systems
17 28 (11.43%) Web Services
17 28 (11.43%) JavaScript
18 27 (11.02%) SQL Server
19 26 (10.61%) Perl
20 25 (10.20%) OO
20 25 (10.20%) Finance
20 25 (10.20%) Security Cleared
21 24 (9.80%) Cisco
22 23 (9.39%) Wireless
22 23 (9.39%) VMware
22 23 (9.39%) Marketing
23 22 (8.98%) Ruby
24 21 (8.57%) Business Development
24 21 (8.57%) Microsoft

C
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (6.94%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.90%) IIS
3 8 (3.27%) Apache Pig
4 7 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (1.63%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.22%) SAS
7 2 (0.82%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.41%) CMS
8 1 (0.41%) Zope
8 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.41%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 9 (3.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.22%) SiteCatalyst
3 2 (0.82%) Nortel Periphonics
3 2 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.82%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.27%) Amazon EMR
2 5 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.22%) SaaS
4 1 (0.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 50 (20.41%) TCP/IP
2 23 (9.39%) Wireless
3 17 (6.94%) HTTP
4 13 (5.31%) FTP
5 11 (4.49%) Kerberos
5 11 (4.49%) LDAP
5 11 (4.49%) GSM
5 11 (4.49%) 2G
5 11 (4.49%) 3G
6 9 (3.67%) LTE
7 8 (3.27%) Firewall
8 7 (2.86%) UMTS
8 7 (2.86%) WiMAX
8 7 (2.86%) RNC
9 6 (2.45%) LAN
10 4 (1.63%) DMZ
10 4 (1.63%) VPN
10 4 (1.63%) 2.5G
10 4 (1.63%) VLAN
10 4 (1.63%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.02%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.90%) Big Data
3 9 (3.67%) Hadoop
4 8 (3.27%) Apache Hive
4 8 (3.27%) Sqoop
5 7 (2.86%) MySQL
6 5 (2.04%) PowerCenter
6 5 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.04%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (1.22%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.82%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.82%) Spotfire
8 2 (0.82%) DB2
8 2 (0.82%) MS Access
8 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.82%) SAP BI
8 2 (0.82%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (5.71%) LoadRunner
2 12 (4.90%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.86%) TestDirector
4 5 (2.04%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (2.04%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.22%) JIRA
5 3 (1.22%) Selenium
5 3 (1.22%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.82%) Subversion
6 2 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.82%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.41%) Ant
7 1 (0.41%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.41%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (0.41%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.41%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.41%) Maven
7 1 (0.41%) Ranorex
General
1 41 (16.73%) Telecoms
2 25 (10.20%) Finance
3 23 (9.39%) Marketing
4 8 (3.27%) Automotive
5 6 (2.45%) Legal
5 6 (2.45%) Games
6 5 (2.04%) Retail
7 4 (1.63%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.22%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.22%) Banking
8 3 (1.22%) French Language
8 3 (1.22%) German Language
8 3 (1.22%) Italian Language
8 3 (1.22%) Billing
9 2 (0.82%) Portuguese Language
9 2 (0.82%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.82%) Avionics
9 2 (0.82%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.82%) Back Office
9 2 (0.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 64 (26.12%) Software Engineer
2 49 (20.00%) Developer
3 36 (14.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 23 (9.39%) Technical Engineer
4 23 (9.39%) Support Engineer
5 18 (7.35%) Technical Support
5 18 (7.35%) Technical Support Engineer
6 17 (6.94%) Architect
6 17 (6.94%) C Software Engineer
7 16 (6.53%) Consultant
7 16 (6.53%) Account Manager
7 16 (6.53%) C++ Software Engineer
8 15 (6.12%) Graduate
9 14 (5.71%) Tester
10 13 (5.31%) Senior Developer
11 12 (4.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 12 (4.90%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 11 (4.49%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
13 10 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
13 10 (4.08%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (15.92%) .NET
2 28 (11.43%) Web Services
3 17 (6.94%) ASP.NET
4 15 (6.12%) HTML
5 13 (5.31%) WCF
6 11 (4.49%) XML
7 9 (3.67%) CSS
7 9 (3.67%) jQuery
8 7 (2.86%) REST
8 7 (2.86%) Ajax
9 5 (2.04%) XSLT
9 5 (2.04%) Kafka
9 5 (2.04%) .NET Framework
9 5 (2.04%) Silverlight
10 4 (1.63%) HTML5
10 4 (1.63%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (1.22%) .NET Remoting
11 3 (1.22%) WinForms
11 3 (1.22%) CSS3
11 3 (1.22%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 62 (25.31%) Computer Science
2 29 (11.84%) Embedded Systems
3 20 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.12%) Replication
5 12 (4.90%) User Experience
6 11 (4.49%) Open Source
7 10 (4.08%) Mathematics
8 5 (2.04%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.22%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.22%) IVR
9 3 (1.22%) Economics
10 2 (0.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (0.82%) Clustering
10 2 (0.82%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.82%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.82%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 84 (34.29%) Linux
2 77 (31.43%) Windows
3 45 (18.37%) UNIX
4 16 (6.53%) Mac OS X
4 16 (6.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (6.53%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.86%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.22%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (1.22%) Android
6 3 (1.22%) HPUX
6 3 (1.22%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.82%) Solaris
7 2 (0.82%) AIX
7 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.82%) CentOS
7 2 (0.82%) SUSE
8 1 (0.41%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.41%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 30 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (10.20%) OO
4 21 (8.57%) Business Development
5 18 (7.35%) Problem Management
6 17 (6.94%) CRM
7 16 (6.53%) Capacity Planning
8 15 (6.12%) Test Scripting
9 14 (5.71%) UML
9 14 (5.71%) Test Management
9 14 (5.71%) Performance Engineering
10 13 (5.31%) OOD
10 13 (5.31%) Unit Testing
11 12 (4.90%) Test Automation
12 11 (4.49%) Scrum
13 10 (4.08%) Information Security
13 10 (4.08%) Project Management
14 9 (3.67%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (3.67%) SIEM
14 9 (3.67%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 108 (44.08%) C++
2 63 (25.71%) C#
3 60 (24.49%) Python
4 52 (21.22%) Java
5 43 (17.55%) SQL
6 28 (11.43%) JavaScript
7 26 (10.61%) Perl
8 22 (8.98%) Ruby
9 15 (6.12%) PowerShell
10 14 (5.71%) Embedded C
11 11 (4.49%) Embedded C++
11 11 (4.49%) PHP
12 9 (3.67%) Shell Script
13 8 (3.27%) HiveQL
14 6 (2.45%) VB
14 6 (2.45%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.63%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.82%) Ada
16 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 82 (33.47%) Degree
2 25 (10.20%) Security Cleared
3 20 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (7.35%) MCSE
4 18 (7.35%) SC Cleared
5 8 (3.27%) DV Cleared
5 8 (3.27%) ISEB
6 7 (2.86%) CISSP
7 3 (1.22%) MCITP
7 3 (1.22%) CISA
8 2 (0.82%) CIMA
8 2 (0.82%) ACCA
9 1 (0.41%) MCP
9 1 (0.41%) PMP
9 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.41%) PhD
9 1 (0.41%) GCIA
9 1 (0.41%) GCIH
9 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.41%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 17 (6.94%) QA
2 8 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.63%) SLA
4 3 (1.22%) GPG13
5 2 (0.82%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.41%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.41%) COBIT
6 1 (0.41%) BS25999
6 1 (0.41%) FISMA
System Software
1 21 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.71%) vSphere
3 13 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (4.49%) NFS
5 9 (3.67%) VMware ESX
6 8 (3.27%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.82%) Firmware
8 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.41%) Xen
8 1 (0.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (6.53%) Legato
1 16 (6.53%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.82%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.41%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (9.80%) Cisco
2 23 (9.39%) VMware
3 21 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 18 (7.35%) EMC
5 16 (6.53%) CommVault
5 16 (6.53%) NetApp
6 13 (5.31%) Oracle
7 12 (4.90%) SAP
8 9 (3.67%) Ericsson
8 9 (3.67%) Nortel
9 6 (2.45%) Nokia
10 5 (2.04%) Informatica
10 5 (2.04%) Talend
11 4 (1.63%) Huawei
11 4 (1.63%) Remedy
11 4 (1.63%) Genesys
11 4 (1.63%) Sun
11 4 (1.63%) HP
11 4 (1.63%) SaltStack
12 3 (1.22%) Adobe
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £41,000 to £45,000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Share options, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Penson, Health
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 17 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago