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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C
Rank 95 56 85
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +29
Permanent jobs citing C 48 91 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.11% 3.72% 2.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.35% 10.29% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20 56 55
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -25.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £55,000 £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
898 884 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.52% 36.10% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 724 771 720
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1 July 2015.

C Salary Histogram in Reading

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 51 (53.13%) C++
2 44 (45.83%) Python
3 39 (40.63%) Linux
4 34 (35.42%) Java
5 32 (33.33%) Windows
6 28 (29.17%) C#
7 27 (28.13%) PHP
8 25 (26.04%) Degree
8 25 (26.04%) Computer Science
9 23 (23.96%) MySQL
10 21 (21.88%) TCP/IP
10 21 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
11 20 (20.83%) Ruby
12 18 (18.75%) Perl
13 17 (17.71%) Oracle
13 17 (17.71%) .NET
14 15 (15.63%) SQL Server
14 15 (15.63%) SQL
14 15 (15.63%) Software Engineering
15 14 (14.58%) VB.NET
15 14 (14.58%) Mac OS X
16 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET
16 13 (13.54%) UNIX
16 13 (13.54%) Business Development
17 12 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
17 12 (12.50%) JavaScript
17 12 (12.50%) Replication
17 12 (12.50%) REST
18 11 (11.46%) Manufacturing
18 11 (11.46%) .NET Framework

C
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 10 (10.42%) IIS
1 10 (10.42%) Apache
2 5 (5.21%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.21%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (3.13%) Node.js
4 1 (1.04%) SAS
4 1 (1.04%) Zope
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.08%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.42%) SaaS
2 5 (5.21%) Responsys
2 5 (5.21%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.88%) TCP/IP
2 7 (7.29%) Wireless
3 6 (6.25%) SAN
4 5 (5.21%) Firewall
5 4 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (3.13%) HTTP
7 2 (2.08%) VoIP
7 2 (2.08%) SMTP
7 2 (2.08%) Internet
7 2 (2.08%) Network Security
7 2 (2.08%) SSL
8 1 (1.04%) 2G
8 1 (1.04%) ZigBee
8 1 (1.04%) MIMO
8 1 (1.04%) LTE
8 1 (1.04%) 4G
8 1 (1.04%) 3G
8 1 (1.04%) 802.11
8 1 (1.04%) SS7
8 1 (1.04%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (23.96%) MySQL
2 15 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 10 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (10.42%) MongoDB
3 10 (10.42%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.29%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.25%) Hadoop
6 5 (5.21%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (5.21%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.08%) DB2
8 1 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.04%) Big Data
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.21%) TestDirector
3 5 (5.21%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (2.08%) JIRA
4 2 (2.08%) Selenium
5 1 (1.04%) Subversion
5 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (11.46%) Manufacturing
2 10 (10.42%) Legal
2 10 (10.42%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.29%) Marketing
4 4 (4.17%) Finance
5 3 (3.13%) Electronics
6 2 (2.08%) Billing
6 2 (2.08%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.08%) Back Office
6 2 (2.08%) French Language
6 2 (2.08%) German Language
6 2 (2.08%) Italian Language
6 2 (2.08%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (2.08%) Spanish Language
6 2 (2.08%) Avionics
7 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (19.79%) Developer
2 14 (14.58%) Consultant
3 12 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 11 (11.46%) Software Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) Technical Support
5 10 (10.42%) Support Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) Administrator
5 10 (10.42%) Technical Support Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) Technical Engineer
6 9 (9.38%) Tester
7 8 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 7 (7.29%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (7.29%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (6.25%) Account Manager
10 5 (5.21%) DBA
10 5 (5.21%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (5.21%) Performance Tester
10 5 (5.21%) MySQL DBA
11 3 (3.13%) SAP Business Development Manager
11 3 (3.13%) SAP Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.71%) .NET
2 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET
3 12 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 12 (12.50%) REST
4 11 (11.46%) .NET Framework
4 11 (11.46%) jQuery
5 10 (10.42%) JSON
5 10 (10.42%) CodeIgniter
5 10 (10.42%) CakePHP
5 10 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (10.42%) Backbone.js
5 10 (10.42%) Ember.js
5 10 (10.42%) AngularJS
5 10 (10.42%) Express
6 5 (5.21%) CGI
6 5 (5.21%) LAMP
6 5 (5.21%) Web Services
7 4 (4.17%) HTML
8 3 (3.13%) CSS
9 2 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.04%) Computer Science
2 21 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (12.50%) Replication
4 7 (7.29%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (6.25%) Mathematics
6 5 (5.21%) Statistics
7 3 (3.13%) Economics
7 3 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (3.13%) Smartphone
7 3 (3.13%) Algorithms
7 3 (3.13%) Social Media
8 2 (2.08%) Clustering
9 1 (1.04%) DTV
9 1 (1.04%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.04%) Handset
9 1 (1.04%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.04%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 39 (40.63%) Linux
2 32 (33.33%) Windows
3 14 (14.58%) Mac OS X
4 13 (13.54%) UNIX
5 5 (5.21%) Windows XP
5 5 (5.21%) CentOS
5 5 (5.21%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (5.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.08%) SUSE
6 2 (2.08%) AIX
6 2 (2.08%) HPUX
6 2 (2.08%) Solaris
6 2 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.08%) Android
7 1 (1.04%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.63%) Software Engineering
2 13 (13.54%) Business Development
3 10 (10.42%) TDD
3 10 (10.42%) MVC
3 10 (10.42%) BDD
4 9 (9.38%) CRM
5 7 (7.29%) Project Management
6 6 (6.25%) OO
6 6 (6.25%) Software Testing
7 5 (5.21%) Test Management
7 5 (5.21%) Test Scripting
7 5 (5.21%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (5.21%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.21%) ETL
7 5 (5.21%) Benchmarking
7 5 (5.21%) Database Tuning
7 5 (5.21%) Performance Engineering
7 5 (5.21%) Data Privacy
8 4 (4.17%) Cyber Security
8 4 (4.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 51 (53.13%) C++
2 44 (45.83%) Python
3 34 (35.42%) Java
4 28 (29.17%) C#
5 27 (28.13%) PHP
6 20 (20.83%) Ruby
7 18 (18.75%) Perl
8 15 (15.63%) SQL
9 14 (14.58%) VB.NET
10 12 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 10 (10.42%) Objective-C
12 9 (9.38%) Shell Script
13 5 (5.21%) PowerShell
14 4 (4.17%) MATLAB
15 1 (1.04%) Erlang
15 1 (1.04%) Embedded C
15 1 (1.04%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 25 (26.04%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.21%) ISEB
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.04%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.21%) VMware ESX
2 5 (5.21%) vSphere
2 5 (5.21%) VirtualBox
3 2 (2.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.04%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) Puppet
2 5 (5.21%) Vagrant
2 5 (5.21%) Graphite
2 5 (5.21%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (4.17%) Legato
3 4 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (17.71%) Oracle
2 10 (10.42%) VMware
3 9 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.29%) Sun
4 7 (7.29%) IBM
4 7 (7.29%) Red Hat
5 6 (6.25%) Veritas
5 6 (6.25%) HP
5 6 (6.25%) EMC
5 6 (6.25%) Hitachi
6 5 (5.21%) Eloqua
6 5 (5.21%) Cisco
7 4 (4.17%) Websense
7 4 (4.17%) NetApp
7 4 (4.17%) SAP
7 4 (4.17%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (2.08%) Xamarin
8 2 (2.08%) SaltStack
8 2 (2.08%) Sybase
8 2 (2.08%) JD Edwards
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