The table below looks at the statistics for C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C
Rank 71 47 62
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +15
Permanent jobs citing C 5 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.75% 2.56% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.74% 5.68% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 3
Average salary £47,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.28% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £45,600 £64,000
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 Slough region.

Programming Languages Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
287 264 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 42.96% 45.13% 43.66%
Number of salaries quoted 236 235 220
Average salary £40,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.97% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

C
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

C
Salary Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C across the Slough region.

C Salary Trend in Slough

C
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C across the Slough region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

C Salary Histogram in Slough

C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 7 (70.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) UNIX
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) Legal
5 2 (20.00%) Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) French Language
5 2 (20.00%) SaaS
5 2 (20.00%) Ingres
5 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (20.00%) Big Data
5 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Perl
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) VMS
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Business Development
6 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing

C
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) CDMA
1 1 (10.00%) GPRS
1 1 (10.00%) GSM
1 1 (10.00%) POP3
1 1 (10.00%) SMTP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) MGCP
1 1 (10.00%) RTP
1 1 (10.00%) SS7
1 1 (10.00%) Megaco
1 1 (10.00%) ISUP
1 1 (10.00%) H.323
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) VLAN
1 1 (10.00%) IMAP
1 1 (10.00%) GGSN
1 1 (10.00%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Ingres
1 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (10.00%) Ranorex
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) French Language
3 1 (10.00%) Games
3 1 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (10.00%) Automotive
3 1 (10.00%) Law
3 1 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate
3 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Escalation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) STL
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) MAPI
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (10.00%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) VMS
4 1 (10.00%) Windows CE
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Business Development
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) IEC 61508
1 1 (10.00%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) EMC
1 1 (10.00%) Nortel
1 1 (10.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (10.00%) Huawei
1 1 (10.00%) Xilinx