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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 88 97 72
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Permanent jobs citing C 52 37 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.20% 1.67% 3.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.35% 4.00% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 63
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,800 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £75,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
819 925 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.59% 41.82% 44.18%
Number of salaries quoted 697 784 766
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £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 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 February 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Reading

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 61 (48.41%) C++
2 51 (40.48%) Windows
3 46 (36.51%) C#
4 45 (35.71%) Python
5 42 (33.33%) Linux
6 36 (28.57%) Java
7 35 (27.78%) Degree
8 33 (26.19%) TCP/IP
9 31 (24.60%) Perl
10 30 (23.81%) Telecoms
11 24 (19.05%) Software Engineering
11 24 (19.05%) Ruby
11 24 (19.05%) UNIX
12 22 (17.46%) Computer Science
12 22 (17.46%) SQL
13 21 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (15.87%) OO
15 17 (13.49%) Finance
15 17 (13.49%) Mac OS X
15 17 (13.49%) UML
15 17 (13.49%) Web Services
16 16 (12.70%) JavaScript
16 16 (12.70%) Wireless
16 16 (12.70%) HP Quality Center
17 14 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
17 14 (11.11%) .NET
17 14 (11.11%) SharePoint
17 14 (11.11%) QA
17 14 (11.11%) Test Scripting
18 13 (10.32%) Test Management

C
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (0.79%) Lync
3 1 (0.79%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (8.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.79%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.38%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (26.19%) TCP/IP
2 16 (12.70%) Wireless
3 9 (7.14%) 2G
3 9 (7.14%) 3G
3 9 (7.14%) Firewall
3 9 (7.14%) HTTP
3 9 (7.14%) GSM
3 9 (7.14%) LTE
4 6 (4.76%) DNS
5 5 (3.97%) SSL
5 5 (3.97%) UMTS
5 5 (3.97%) FTP
5 5 (3.97%) WiMAX
5 5 (3.97%) RNC
6 4 (3.17%) VLAN
6 4 (3.17%) SIGTRAN
6 4 (3.17%) GGSN
6 4 (3.17%) VPN
6 4 (3.17%) LAN
6 4 (3.17%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.76%) MySQL
3 2 (1.59%) Big Data
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.79%) DB2
4 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.79%) Star Schema
4 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (10.32%) Visual Studio
1 13 (10.32%) LoadRunner
2 6 (4.76%) TestDirector
3 4 (3.17%) Ant
3 4 (3.17%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.17%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.38%) Maven
4 3 (2.38%) Selenium
5 2 (1.59%) Subversion
5 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.79%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.79%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.79%) eggPlant
6 1 (0.79%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.79%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.79%) Xcode
General
1 30 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 17 (13.49%) Finance
3 10 (7.94%) Marketing
4 8 (6.35%) Manufacturing
5 7 (5.56%) Retail
6 4 (3.17%) Banking
7 3 (2.38%) Front Office
8 2 (1.59%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.79%) Billing
9 1 (0.79%) Advertising
9 1 (0.79%) Back Office
9 1 (0.79%) Electronics
9 1 (0.79%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.79%) French Language
9 1 (0.79%) German Language
9 1 (0.79%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.79%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.79%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (18.25%) Technical Engineer
2 21 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 19 (15.08%) Software Engineer
4 18 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 18 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
5 17 (13.49%) Developer
6 16 (12.70%) Senior Software Engineer
7 15 (11.90%) Consultant
7 15 (11.90%) Account Manager
8 13 (10.32%) Tester
9 8 (6.35%) Test Leader
10 7 (5.56%) C++ Developer
10 7 (5.56%) Performance Tester
10 7 (5.56%) Security Consultant
11 6 (4.76%) Performance Test Leader
12 5 (3.97%) Wireless Engineer
12 5 (3.97%) Senior Tester
13 4 (3.17%) Technical Consultant
13 4 (3.17%) Senior Developer
13 4 (3.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.49%) Web Services
2 14 (11.11%) .NET
3 12 (9.52%) HTML
4 10 (7.94%) ASP.NET
4 10 (7.94%) WCF
5 9 (7.14%) jQuery
6 7 (5.56%) REST
6 7 (5.56%) Ajax
7 6 (4.76%) XML
8 5 (3.97%) CSS
9 4 (3.17%) Ruby on Rails
9 4 (3.17%) .NET Framework
9 4 (3.17%) HTML5
10 3 (2.38%) CSS3
10 3 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (2.38%) ICEfaces
10 3 (2.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 3 (2.38%) .NET Remoting
10 3 (2.38%) Spring
11 2 (1.59%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.46%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.32%) Replication
3 9 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (2.38%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.59%) Open Source
6 2 (1.59%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.59%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.59%) User Experience
7 1 (0.79%) MPEG
7 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.79%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.79%) DTV
7 1 (0.79%) Clustering
7 1 (0.79%) Economics
7 1 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.79%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.79%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 51 (40.48%) Windows
2 42 (33.33%) Linux
3 24 (19.05%) UNIX
4 17 (13.49%) Mac OS X
5 14 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (4.76%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.38%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (2.38%) Android
7 3 (2.38%) VxWorks
7 3 (2.38%) LynxOS
8 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.79%) SUSE
9 1 (0.79%) AIX
9 1 (0.79%) HPUX
9 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.05%) Software Engineering
2 21 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (15.87%) OO
4 17 (13.49%) UML
5 14 (11.11%) Test Scripting
6 13 (10.32%) Performance Engineering
6 13 (10.32%) Test Management
6 13 (10.32%) OOD
7 12 (9.52%) CRM
8 11 (8.73%) Business Development
9 10 (7.94%) Information Security
10 9 (7.14%) Unit Testing
11 6 (4.76%) Multithreading
11 6 (4.76%) OWASP
11 6 (4.76%) Waterfall
11 6 (4.76%) Service Delivery
12 5 (3.97%) Project Management
12 5 (3.97%) Penetration Testing
12 5 (3.97%) Security Management
12 5 (3.97%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (48.41%) C++
2 46 (36.51%) C#
3 45 (35.71%) Python
4 36 (28.57%) Java
5 31 (24.60%) Perl
6 24 (19.05%) Ruby
7 22 (17.46%) SQL
8 16 (12.70%) JavaScript
9 13 (10.32%) PowerShell
10 12 (9.52%) PHP
11 8 (6.35%) Bash Shell
12 7 (5.56%) Shell Script
13 5 (3.97%) Tcl
14 4 (3.17%) Ada
15 3 (2.38%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.79%) VB
16 1 (0.79%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.79%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.79%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 35 (27.78%) Degree
2 12 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.76%) ISEB
4 3 (2.38%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.59%) VCP4
5 2 (1.59%) ACCA
5 2 (1.59%) CIMA
6 1 (0.79%) PCI QSA
6 1 (0.79%) CISSP
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.79%) PMP
6 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.79%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.11%) QA
2 5 (3.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.38%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.79%) SLA
4 1 (0.79%) COBIT
4 1 (0.79%) BS25999
4 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (10.32%) vSphere
2 12 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.59%) Firmware
4 1 (0.79%) Xen
4 1 (0.79%) NFS
4 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.79%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (12.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.79%) Puppet
2 1 (0.79%) Nagios
2 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.79%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 13 (10.32%) VMware
2 10 (7.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.56%) Oracle
4 6 (4.76%) Nortel
4 6 (4.76%) Ericsson
4 6 (4.76%) Nokia
4 6 (4.76%) F5
5 5 (3.97%) Imperva
5 5 (3.97%) HP
6 4 (3.17%) SaltStack
6 4 (3.17%) Remedy
7 3 (2.38%) Huawei
7 3 (2.38%) Cisco
7 3 (2.38%) Fujitsu
8 2 (1.59%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.59%) EMC
8 2 (1.59%) Sybase
8 2 (1.59%) Veritas
8 2 (1.59%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Cisco Systems Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens, Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bupa + Bonus + Pension!
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Pension Plan, Insurance Group, Income Protection, Bonus, +++
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + MS Certs, Great Career Opportunity!
Posted: 17 days ago