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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 106 88 77
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Permanent jobs citing C 39 60 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.58% 2.49% 2.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.62% 6.42% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 57
Average salary £55,000 £36,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.68% -18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,800 £51,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
844 934 834
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.11% 38.79% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 725 812 721
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
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 27 April 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Reading

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 37 (42.05%) Windows
2 34 (38.64%) C++
3 30 (34.09%) Linux
4 25 (28.41%) C#
4 25 (28.41%) TCP/IP
5 23 (26.14%) Python
6 21 (23.86%) Java
6 21 (23.86%) Degree
7 20 (22.73%) Telecoms
8 17 (19.32%) Business Development
8 17 (19.32%) Computer Science
9 16 (18.18%) Ruby
9 16 (18.18%) UNIX
10 14 (15.91%) Software Engineering
11 13 (14.77%) Web Services
11 13 (14.77%) Wireless
11 13 (14.77%) Replication
12 12 (13.64%) CRM
13 11 (12.50%) SharePoint
13 11 (12.50%) Perl
13 11 (12.50%) .NET
13 11 (12.50%) LoadRunner
13 11 (12.50%) Mac OS X
13 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (12.50%) VMware
13 11 (12.50%) Test Management
13 11 (12.50%) Test Scripting
13 11 (12.50%) PowerShell
13 11 (12.50%) Security Cleared
13 11 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

C
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 11 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.95%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.14%) SAS
4 1 (1.14%) Zope
Applications
1 8 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) Simulink
2 2 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.27%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) SaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (28.41%) TCP/IP
2 13 (14.77%) Wireless
3 6 (6.82%) 2G
3 6 (6.82%) GSM
3 6 (6.82%) 3G
3 6 (6.82%) LTE
4 4 (4.55%) Firewall
4 4 (4.55%) HTTP
4 4 (4.55%) LAN
4 4 (4.55%) VPN
4 4 (4.55%) DMZ
4 4 (4.55%) 2.5G
4 4 (4.55%) VLAN
4 4 (4.55%) SIGTRAN
4 4 (4.55%) GGSN
5 3 (3.41%) SAN
6 2 (2.27%) UMTS
6 2 (2.27%) WiMAX
6 2 (2.27%) RNC
6 2 (2.27%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) MySQL
3 2 (2.27%) Big Data
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.27%) DB2
4 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 7 (7.95%) TestDirector
3 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.27%) JIRA
4 2 (2.27%) Selenium
5 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 20 (22.73%) Telecoms
2 10 (11.36%) Marketing
3 7 (7.95%) Finance
4 2 (2.27%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.27%) French Language
4 2 (2.27%) German Language
4 2 (2.27%) Italian Language
4 2 (2.27%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (2.27%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.27%) Avionics
4 2 (2.27%) Back Office
4 2 (2.27%) Billing
5 1 (1.14%) Electronics
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (17.05%) Technical Engineer
2 13 (14.77%) Technical Support Engineer
2 13 (14.77%) Tester
2 13 (14.77%) Technical Support
2 13 (14.77%) Support Engineer
3 12 (13.64%) Software Engineer
3 12 (13.64%) Consultant
4 10 (11.36%) Account Manager
5 9 (10.23%) Developer
5 9 (10.23%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) Performance Tester
7 6 (6.82%) Test Leader
8 5 (5.68%) Senior Tester
9 4 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.55%) Performance Test Leader
9 4 (4.55%) Web Tester
9 4 (4.55%) C Software Engineer
10 3 (3.41%) Business Manager
10 3 (3.41%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.77%) Web Services
2 11 (12.50%) .NET
3 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET
3 7 (7.95%) jQuery
4 6 (6.82%) HTML
4 6 (6.82%) WCF
4 6 (6.82%) REST
5 5 (5.68%) CSS
5 5 (5.68%) Ajax
6 4 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (3.41%) HTML5
7 3 (3.41%) XML
7 3 (3.41%) CSS3
7 3 (3.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (2.27%) .NET Remoting
8 2 (2.27%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.14%) OSGi
9 1 (1.14%) Twisted
9 1 (1.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.32%) Computer Science
2 13 (14.77%) Replication
3 3 (3.41%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.27%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.27%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.27%) Open Source
4 2 (2.27%) Clustering
4 2 (2.27%) Economics
4 2 (2.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.27%) User Experience
5 1 (1.14%) DTV
5 1 (1.14%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.14%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.14%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (42.05%) Windows
2 30 (34.09%) Linux
3 16 (18.18%) UNIX
4 11 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (7.95%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.27%) SUSE
6 2 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (2.27%) Android
6 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.27%) AIX
6 2 (2.27%) HPUX
6 2 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.32%) Business Development
2 14 (15.91%) Software Engineering
3 12 (13.64%) CRM
4 11 (12.50%) Test Management
4 11 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 11 (12.50%) Performance Engineering
5 9 (10.23%) OO
6 8 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.95%) Information Security
8 5 (5.68%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (5.68%) UML
8 5 (5.68%) Security Management
8 5 (5.68%) Multithreading
8 5 (5.68%) Web Testing
9 4 (4.55%) Network Architecture
9 4 (4.55%) Mobile Commerce
9 4 (4.55%) Project Management
9 4 (4.55%) OOD
9 4 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.55%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (38.64%) C++
2 25 (28.41%) C#
3 23 (26.14%) Python
4 21 (23.86%) Java
5 16 (18.18%) Ruby
6 11 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 11 (12.50%) Perl
7 8 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 8 (9.09%) SQL
8 6 (6.82%) PHP
9 3 (3.41%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.27%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.14%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 21 (23.86%) Degree
2 11 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.95%) ISEB
4 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.41%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.27%) ACCA
6 2 (2.27%) CIMA
7 1 (1.14%) PCI QSA
7 1 (1.14%) CISSP
7 1 (1.14%) PMP
7 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) QA
2 5 (5.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.14%) COBIT
3 1 (1.14%) BS25999
3 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (12.50%) vSphere
2 2 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (1.14%) Firmware
3 1 (1.14%) Xen
3 1 (1.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.14%) Puppet
2 1 (1.14%) Legato
2 1 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (12.50%) VMware
2 10 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.95%) Oracle
4 4 (4.55%) SAP
4 4 (4.55%) SaltStack
5 3 (3.41%) Ericsson
5 3 (3.41%) Hitachi
5 3 (3.41%) HP
5 3 (3.41%) EMC
5 3 (3.41%) Nortel
5 3 (3.41%) Nokia
5 3 (3.41%) Veritas
6 2 (2.27%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.27%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.27%) Sybase
6 2 (2.27%) Sun
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco
6 2 (2.27%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.14%) NetApp
7 1 (1.14%) Blue Coat
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