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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 73 77 57
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -20
Permanent jobs citing C 66 58 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.64% 2.55% 4.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.85% 6.94% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 31 51 67
Average salary £43,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £90,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
841 836 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.65% 36.70% 50.61%
Number of salaries quoted 692 741 910
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 1 September 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Reading

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 54 (37.76%) C++
2 50 (34.97%) Linux
3 37 (25.87%) Degree
4 35 (24.48%) Java
5 34 (23.78%) SQL
6 33 (23.08%) Telecoms
7 26 (18.18%) Business Development
8 24 (16.78%) C#
8 24 (16.78%) Microsoft
9 22 (15.38%) Project Management
9 22 (15.38%) Service Delivery
9 22 (15.38%) HP
10 21 (14.69%) Windows
10 21 (14.69%) Finance
11 20 (13.99%) Python
12 19 (13.29%) TCP/IP
12 19 (13.29%) ITIL
12 19 (13.29%) HTML
12 19 (13.29%) Oracle
13 18 (12.59%) JavaScript
13 18 (12.59%) CMMI
13 18 (12.59%) PMI
13 18 (12.59%) PMI Certification
13 18 (12.59%) Office 365
13 18 (12.59%) Embedded Systems
14 17 (11.89%) Microsoft Azure
14 17 (11.89%) SQL Server
14 17 (11.89%) Risk Management
14 17 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (11.89%) Agile Software Development

C
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (3.50%) Apache
2 2 (1.40%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.40%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.40%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.70%) Lync
3 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.70%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (4.20%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.70%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.70%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.70%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.70%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.70%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.70%) Maximo
2 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.59%) Office 365
2 17 (11.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (10.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.29%) TCP/IP
2 11 (7.69%) ADSL
2 11 (7.69%) DVB
3 10 (6.99%) Ethernet
4 9 (6.29%) HTTP
4 9 (6.29%) Internet
5 8 (5.59%) Wireless
6 7 (4.90%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (4.90%) SAN
7 3 (2.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.10%) MySQL
2 3 (2.10%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.70%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (11.89%) Selenium
2 11 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
2 11 (7.69%) LoadRunner
3 10 (6.99%) Ant
4 7 (4.90%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.20%) Visual Studio
5 6 (4.20%) Subversion
6 5 (3.50%) ClearCase
6 5 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.50%) TestNG
7 3 (2.10%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.40%) Maven
8 2 (1.40%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.70%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.70%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.70%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.70%) WebObjects
9 1 (0.70%) JUnit
General
1 33 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 21 (14.69%) Finance
3 7 (4.90%) French Language
4 6 (4.20%) Marketing
4 6 (4.20%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.40%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.40%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.40%) Electronics
6 1 (0.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 26 (18.18%) Developer
2 20 (13.99%) Consultant
3 12 (8.39%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (7.69%) Junior
4 11 (7.69%) Security Consultant
5 10 (6.99%) Analyst
5 10 (6.99%) Development Engineer
6 9 (6.29%) Test Analyst
6 9 (6.29%) Cyber Security Consultant
7 8 (5.59%) Performance Test Analyst
7 8 (5.59%) Junior Developer
7 8 (5.59%) Performance Analyst
8 7 (4.90%) Junior C++ Developer
8 7 (4.90%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.90%) C++ Developer
9 6 (4.20%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.20%) Applications Support
9 6 (4.20%) Administrator
9 6 (4.20%) Tester
9 6 (4.20%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.29%) HTML
2 10 (6.99%) .NET
2 10 (6.99%) Web Services
3 9 (6.29%) HTML5
4 8 (5.59%) ASP.NET
5 7 (4.90%) Flash
6 5 (3.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (3.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.10%) Spring
8 2 (1.40%) CSS
8 2 (1.40%) WinForms
8 2 (1.40%) ICEfaces
8 2 (1.40%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (1.40%) WPF
8 2 (1.40%) Gherkin
9 1 (0.70%) WebGL
9 1 (0.70%) REST
9 1 (0.70%) CSS3
9 1 (0.70%) WF
9 1 (0.70%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.59%) PMI
1 18 (12.59%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (8.39%) MPEG
3 10 (6.99%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.99%) Device Driver
4 9 (6.29%) Firmware
4 9 (6.29%) STB
5 5 (3.50%) Derivative
6 4 (2.80%) Blog
7 3 (2.10%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.40%) SCADA
8 2 (1.40%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.40%) Clustering
9 1 (0.70%) Physics
9 1 (0.70%) iPhone
9 1 (0.70%) iPad
9 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 50 (34.97%) Linux
2 21 (14.69%) Windows
3 16 (11.19%) UNIX
4 3 (2.10%) VxWorks
4 3 (2.10%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.40%) LynxOS
5 2 (1.40%) Solaris
6 1 (0.70%) AIX
6 1 (0.70%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.70%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.18%) Business Development
2 22 (15.38%) Project Management
2 22 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 19 (13.29%) ITIL
4 18 (12.59%) CMMI
5 17 (11.89%) Risk Management
5 17 (11.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (11.89%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (11.19%) Software Engineering
7 12 (8.39%) Test Strategy
8 11 (7.69%) Data Protection
8 11 (7.69%) DRM
9 10 (6.99%) Product Management
10 9 (6.29%) Cyber Security
10 9 (6.29%) OO
11 8 (5.59%) Software Architecture
11 8 (5.59%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (4.20%) Software Deployment
13 6 (4.20%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 54 (37.76%) C++
2 35 (24.48%) Java
3 34 (23.78%) SQL
4 24 (16.78%) C#
5 20 (13.99%) Python
6 18 (12.59%) JavaScript
7 12 (8.39%) Shell Script
8 11 (7.69%) Perl
9 6 (4.20%) VBScript
9 6 (4.20%) VB
10 5 (3.50%) Ada
11 4 (2.80%) Embedded C
12 3 (2.10%) Embedded C++
12 3 (2.10%) MATLAB
12 3 (2.10%) Ruby
13 2 (1.40%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.40%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (25.87%) Degree
2 18 (12.59%) PMI Certification
3 14 (9.79%) Security Cleared
4 12 (8.39%) SC Cleared
5 10 (6.99%) CISSP
6 7 (4.90%) DV Cleared
7 3 (2.10%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.40%) MCP
9 1 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.19%) QA
2 2 (1.40%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (3.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (1.40%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.70%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.70%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 14 (9.79%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (4.90%) Legato
2 7 (4.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (4.90%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.70%) Nessus
3 1 (0.70%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.70%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 24 (16.78%) Microsoft
2 22 (15.38%) HP
3 19 (13.29%) Oracle
4 11 (7.69%) IBM
4 11 (7.69%) Broadcom
5 9 (6.29%) EMC
5 9 (6.29%) NetApp
6 7 (4.90%) Veritas
6 7 (4.90%) Hitachi
7 2 (1.40%) Sun
7 2 (1.40%) JBoss
7 2 (1.40%) Websense
8 1 (0.70%) QNX
8 1 (0.70%) SolidWorks
8 1 (0.70%) Tieto
8 1 (0.70%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.70%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.70%) Primavera
8 1 (0.70%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.70%) SAP
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