The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 84 94 80
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs citing C 65 53 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.57% 2.13% 2.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.83% 5.19% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 40 33 48
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
C
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
736 1021 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.06% 41.02% 44.05%
Number of salaries quoted 580 832 809
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

C Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

C
Salary Trend in Reading

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

C Salary Trend in Reading

C
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Reading region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Reading

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 55 (42.64%) C++
2 45 (34.88%) C#
3 44 (34.11%) Degree
4 39 (30.23%) Windows
5 37 (28.68%) Linux
6 35 (27.13%) Python
7 33 (25.58%) Telecoms
8 31 (24.03%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (24.03%) Java
9 28 (21.71%) SQL
10 26 (20.16%) Perl
11 25 (19.38%) TCP/IP
11 25 (19.38%) Finance
12 21 (16.28%) OO
13 20 (15.50%) Business Development
13 20 (15.50%) Software Engineering
14 19 (14.73%) UML
14 19 (14.73%) JavaScript
14 19 (14.73%) Project Management
14 19 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (13.95%) Microsoft
15 18 (13.95%) Web Services
15 18 (13.95%) Service Delivery
16 17 (13.18%) Ruby
16 17 (13.18%) Computer Science
16 17 (13.18%) QA
16 17 (13.18%) Visual Studio
17 16 (12.40%) UNIX
18 15 (11.63%) MS Excel
19 14 (10.85%) Wireless

C
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 9 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.65%) IIS
3 1 (0.78%) JBoss
3 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.78%) Lync
3 1 (0.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.30%) Office 365
2 11 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.38%) TCP/IP
2 14 (10.85%) Wireless
3 9 (6.98%) 2G
3 9 (6.98%) LTE
3 9 (6.98%) Firewall
3 9 (6.98%) 3G
3 9 (6.98%) GSM
4 8 (6.20%) HTTP
5 6 (4.65%) DNS
6 5 (3.88%) SSL
6 5 (3.88%) FTP
6 5 (3.88%) UMTS
6 5 (3.88%) WiMAX
6 5 (3.88%) RNC
7 4 (3.10%) VLAN
7 4 (3.10%) SIGTRAN
7 4 (3.10%) GGSN
7 4 (3.10%) 2.5G
7 4 (3.10%) LAN
7 4 (3.10%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.10%) MySQL
3 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.78%) Star Schema
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.78%) Big Data
3 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (13.18%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.20%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.20%) LoadRunner
3 6 (4.65%) Ant
4 5 (3.88%) Subversion
5 4 (3.10%) ClearCase
5 4 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.33%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.33%) Maven
7 2 (1.55%) Selenium
7 2 (1.55%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.55%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.55%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.78%) eggPlant
8 1 (0.78%) Xcode
8 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.78%) TestComplete
8 1 (0.78%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.78%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 33 (25.58%) Telecoms
2 25 (19.38%) Finance
3 7 (5.43%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.43%) Retail
4 5 (3.88%) Marketing
5 4 (3.10%) Multimedia
5 4 (3.10%) Banking
6 3 (2.33%) Front Office
7 2 (1.55%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.78%) Advertising
8 1 (0.78%) French Language
8 1 (0.78%) German Language
Job Titles
1 21 (16.28%) Developer
2 15 (11.63%) Technical Engineer
3 14 (10.85%) Software Engineer
3 14 (10.85%) Consultant
4 13 (10.08%) Support Engineer
5 12 (9.30%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (8.53%) Account Manager
7 10 (7.75%) Technical Support
7 10 (7.75%) Technical Support Engineer
8 9 (6.98%) C++ Developer
8 9 (6.98%) Security Consultant
9 7 (5.43%) Junior
10 6 (4.65%) Tester
10 6 (4.65%) Test Leader
10 6 (4.65%) Performance Test Leader
11 5 (3.88%) Wireless Engineer
11 5 (3.88%) Architect
11 5 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (3.88%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.88%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.95%) Web Services
2 14 (10.85%) .NET
3 13 (10.08%) HTML
4 11 (8.53%) ASP.NET
5 9 (6.98%) WCF
6 7 (5.43%) jQuery
7 6 (4.65%) REST
7 6 (4.65%) Ajax
8 5 (3.88%) XML
8 5 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (3.10%) HTML5
9 4 (3.10%) .NET Framework
9 4 (3.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (2.33%) .NET Remoting
10 3 (2.33%) ICEfaces
10 3 (2.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 3 (2.33%) WF
10 3 (2.33%) Spring
11 2 (1.55%) XSLT
11 2 (1.55%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.73%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.18%) Computer Science
3 13 (10.08%) Embedded Systems
4 11 (8.53%) PMI
5 7 (5.43%) Replication
6 6 (4.65%) MPEG
7 4 (3.10%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.33%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.55%) Open Source
9 2 (1.55%) User Experience
9 2 (1.55%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.55%) STB
9 2 (1.55%) SCADA
9 2 (1.55%) Blog
10 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.78%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 39 (30.23%) Windows
2 37 (28.68%) Linux
3 16 (12.40%) UNIX
4 9 (6.98%) Mac OS X
4 9 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.33%) VxWorks
5 3 (2.33%) LynxOS
5 3 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.78%) Android
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.03%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (16.28%) OO
3 20 (15.50%) Software Engineering
3 20 (15.50%) Business Development
4 19 (14.73%) UML
4 19 (14.73%) Project Management
5 18 (13.95%) Service Delivery
6 12 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (8.53%) CMMI
7 11 (8.53%) Risk Management
7 11 (8.53%) OOD
7 11 (8.53%) ITIL
7 11 (8.53%) Mentoring
8 10 (7.75%) Test Scripting
8 10 (7.75%) Information Security
9 9 (6.98%) Unit Testing
10 8 (6.20%) Waterfall
10 8 (6.20%) Test Management
10 8 (6.20%) Performance Engineering
11 7 (5.43%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 55 (42.64%) C++
2 45 (34.88%) C#
3 35 (27.13%) Python
4 31 (24.03%) Java
5 28 (21.71%) SQL
6 26 (20.16%) Perl
7 19 (14.73%) JavaScript
8 17 (13.18%) Ruby
9 9 (6.98%) Shell Script
9 9 (6.98%) PHP
9 9 (6.98%) Bash Shell
10 8 (6.20%) PowerShell
11 7 (5.43%) Ada
12 5 (3.88%) Tcl
13 4 (3.10%) VBScript
14 3 (2.33%) VB
15 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.55%) XPath
16 1 (0.78%) Korn
16 1 (0.78%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 44 (34.11%) Degree
2 12 (9.30%) PMI Certification
3 8 (6.20%) CISSP
4 7 (5.43%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.65%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.33%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.55%) ACCA
7 2 (1.55%) CIMA
8 1 (0.78%) PCI QSA
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.78%) PMP
8 1 (0.78%) MCP
8 1 (0.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.18%) QA
2 5 (3.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.33%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.78%) SLA
4 1 (0.78%) BS25999
4 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (6.20%) vSphere
2 7 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.33%) Firmware
4 1 (0.78%) Xen
4 1 (0.78%) NFS
4 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.78%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (8.53%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.78%) Nagios
2 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.78%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 18 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.20%) VMware
3 7 (5.43%) Oracle
4 6 (4.65%) Nortel
4 6 (4.65%) Ericsson
4 6 (4.65%) Nokia
4 6 (4.65%) F5
5 5 (3.88%) Imperva
6 4 (3.10%) Broadcom
6 4 (3.10%) Remedy
6 4 (3.10%) HP
7 3 (2.33%) Cisco
7 3 (2.33%) Fujitsu
7 3 (2.33%) Huawei
8 2 (1.55%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.78%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.78%) Isilon
9 1 (0.78%) IBM
9 1 (0.78%) Sybase
9 1 (0.78%) EMC
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Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Blue Town Online
Salary: £6k bonus+£8k car allowance
Posted: 18 days ago