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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 73 76 83
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing C 69 64 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.13% 2.58% 2.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.74% 7.66% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 51
Average salary £45,000 £44,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% -11.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £27,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £67,550 £90,000
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
891 836 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 40.35% 33.66% 36.37%
Number of salaries quoted 743 693 724
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Reading

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 49 (49.00%) C++
1 49 (49.00%) Python
2 39 (39.00%) Linux
3 37 (37.00%) PHP
3 37 (37.00%) MySQL
4 33 (33.00%) Java
5 32 (32.00%) Degree
6 29 (29.00%) Computer Science
6 29 (29.00%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (24.00%) C#
8 22 (22.00%) SaaS
9 20 (20.00%) SQL
9 20 (20.00%) Windows
10 19 (19.00%) SQL Server
11 18 (18.00%) .NET
12 17 (17.00%) Oracle
13 16 (16.00%) VB.NET
13 16 (16.00%) TCP/IP
13 16 (16.00%) Software Engineering
14 15 (15.00%) Apache
14 15 (15.00%) ASP.NET
14 15 (15.00%) Project Management
14 15 (15.00%) Shell Script
15 14 (14.00%) MVC
16 13 (13.00%) Manufacturing
16 13 (13.00%) JavaScript
16 13 (13.00%) Relational Database
17 12 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 12 (12.00%) BDD
17 12 (12.00%) MongoDB

C
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (15.00%) Apache
2 12 (12.00%) IIS
3 4 (4.00%) Node.js
4 3 (3.00%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.00%) nginx
5 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.00%) Zope
5 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.00%) SaaS
2 6 (6.00%) Responsys
2 6 (6.00%) Taleo
3 3 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (12.00%) SSL
3 9 (9.00%) HTTP
4 6 (6.00%) Firewall
5 5 (5.00%) SAN
6 4 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (3.00%) Internet
7 3 (3.00%) Wireless
7 3 (3.00%) Network Security
8 2 (2.00%) DVB
8 2 (2.00%) 3GPP
8 2 (2.00%) VoIP
8 2 (2.00%) SMTP
8 2 (2.00%) LTE
9 1 (1.00%) 4G
9 1 (1.00%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.00%) UMTS
9 1 (1.00%) 3G
9 1 (1.00%) 802.11
9 1 (1.00%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (37.00%) MySQL
2 19 (19.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (13.00%) Relational Database
4 12 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (12.00%) MongoDB
4 12 (12.00%) NoSQL
5 10 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 10 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 9 (9.00%) Hadoop
7 6 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (3.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.00%) DB2
9 1 (1.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (11.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.00%) JIRA
3 2 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.00%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.00%) Subversion
General
1 13 (13.00%) Manufacturing
2 12 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (12.00%) Legal
3 2 (2.00%) Avionics
3 2 (2.00%) Marketing
3 2 (2.00%) Advertising
3 2 (2.00%) Electronics
3 2 (2.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.00%) Billing
4 1 (1.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.00%) Back Office
4 1 (1.00%) French Language
4 1 (1.00%) German Language
4 1 (1.00%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.00%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (1.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 30 (30.00%) Developer
2 17 (17.00%) Software Developer
3 16 (16.00%) Administrator
4 15 (15.00%) Consultant
5 11 (11.00%) Software Engineer
6 10 (10.00%) DBA
6 10 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 9 (9.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (8.00%) C Developer
9 6 (6.00%) MySQL DBA
9 6 (6.00%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.00%) Graduate
10 5 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (3.00%) Junior Developer
11 3 (3.00%) Business Development Manager
11 3 (3.00%) C++ Developer
11 3 (3.00%) Junior
11 3 (3.00%) Architect
11 3 (3.00%) Development Manager
11 3 (3.00%) SAP Business Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.00%) .NET
2 15 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (12.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 12 (12.00%) .NET Framework
3 12 (12.00%) JSON
3 12 (12.00%) CodeIgniter
3 12 (12.00%) CakePHP
3 12 (12.00%) jQuery
3 12 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (12.00%) REST
3 12 (12.00%) Backbone.js
3 12 (12.00%) Ember.js
3 12 (12.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (12.00%) Express
4 6 (6.00%) CGI
4 6 (6.00%) LAMP
5 2 (2.00%) SOAP
5 2 (2.00%) Web Services
5 2 (2.00%) XML
5 2 (2.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.00%) Computer Science
1 29 (29.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.00%) Replication
3 8 (8.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.00%) Statistics
4 6 (6.00%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (5.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.00%) Social Media
6 4 (4.00%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.00%) Derivative
7 2 (2.00%) Video on Demand
7 2 (2.00%) STB
7 2 (2.00%) Economics
7 2 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (2.00%) IPTV
7 2 (2.00%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (2.00%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.00%) Clustering
8 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 39 (39.00%) Linux
2 20 (20.00%) Windows
3 8 (8.00%) Mac OS X
4 6 (6.00%) CentOS
4 6 (6.00%) UNIX
4 6 (6.00%) Oracle Linux
5 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.00%) SUSE
6 2 (2.00%) Debian
6 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.00%) AIX
7 1 (1.00%) HPUX
7 1 (1.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (15.00%) Project Management
3 14 (14.00%) MVC
4 12 (12.00%) TDD
4 12 (12.00%) BDD
5 10 (10.00%) Data Privacy
5 10 (10.00%) Database Tuning
5 10 (10.00%) ETL
5 10 (10.00%) Benchmarking
6 8 (8.00%) Business Development
7 7 (7.00%) Multithreading
8 6 (6.00%) Cyber Security
8 6 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (5.00%) Information Security
10 4 (4.00%) OO
10 4 (4.00%) CRM
10 4 (4.00%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 49 (49.00%) C++
1 49 (49.00%) Python
2 37 (37.00%) PHP
3 33 (33.00%) Java
4 24 (24.00%) C#
5 20 (20.00%) SQL
6 16 (16.00%) VB.NET
7 15 (15.00%) Shell Script
8 13 (13.00%) JavaScript
9 12 (12.00%) Perl
9 12 (12.00%) Objective-C
9 12 (12.00%) Ruby
10 6 (6.00%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.00%) MATLAB
11 3 (3.00%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.00%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.00%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.00%) Erlang
12 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (32.00%) Degree
2 10 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) CISM
4 1 (1.00%) PhD
4 1 (1.00%) ISEB
4 1 (1.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.00%) QA
2 3 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.00%) VMware ESX
2 6 (6.00%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) Puppet
1 6 (6.00%) Vagrant
1 6 (6.00%) Graphite
2 4 (4.00%) Legato
2 4 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (4.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.00%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (17.00%) Oracle
2 12 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (9.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (9.00%) Websense
4 8 (8.00%) IBM
5 7 (7.00%) VMware
5 7 (7.00%) Sun
6 6 (6.00%) Cisco
6 6 (6.00%) Eloqua
7 5 (5.00%) HP
7 5 (5.00%) EMC
7 5 (5.00%) Hitachi
7 5 (5.00%) Veritas
8 4 (4.00%) NetApp
8 4 (4.00%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (3.00%) SAP
10 2 (2.00%) BT
11 1 (1.00%) Sybase
11 1 (1.00%) JD Edwards
11 1 (1.00%) CheckPoint
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
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