Period
to 5 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited C over the 6 months to 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 109 99 75
Rank change year-on-year -10 -24 +4
Permanent jobs citing C 76 158 256
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.29% 2.81% 3.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.67% 5.58% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 74 148 208
Median annual salary £52,500 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.33% +7.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £92,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,626 2,833 3,513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.89% 50.44% 51.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,377 2,469 3,072
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £37,000 £31,250 £30,775
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £72,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing C as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for C in Berkshire

C
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing C in Berkshire.

Salary trend for C in Berkshire

C
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing C in Berkshire over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

Salary histogram for C in Berkshire

C
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 5 June 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 23 £50,000 -18.37% 7
Slough +28 12 £75,000 +66.67% 2
Bracknell -3 11 £25,000 -54.55%
Newbury +31 7 £60,000 +122.22%
C
South East

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for C.

1 45 (59.21%) C++
2 29 (38.16%) Java
2 29 (38.16%) Python
2 29 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (35.53%) Degree
4 26 (34.21%) Linux
5 24 (31.58%) C#
6 21 (27.63%) Computer Science
7 18 (23.68%) .NET
7 18 (23.68%) Computer Science Degree
8 17 (22.37%) JavaScript
9 16 (21.05%) Software Engineering
9 16 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (18.42%) Finance
10 14 (18.42%) AWS
11 13 (17.11%) Azure
11 13 (17.11%) DevOps
12 11 (14.47%) OO
12 11 (14.47%) WebRTC
12 11 (14.47%) Multithreading
13 10 (13.16%) Oracle
14 9 (11.84%) OOP
14 9 (11.84%) Scrum
14 9 (11.84%) Retail
14 9 (11.84%) Cybersecurity
15 8 (10.53%) Apple iOS
15 8 (10.53%) Docker
15 8 (10.53%) Android
15 8 (10.53%) Test Automation
15 8 (10.53%) Telecoms

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.89%) Apache Spark
1 6 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.42%) AWS
2 13 (17.11%) Azure
3 7 (9.21%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (9.21%) GCP
4 4 (5.26%) SaaS
5 2 (2.63%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (2.63%) IaaS
5 2 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) H.323
1 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.58%) Skype
2 5 (6.58%) Wireless
3 4 (5.26%) STUN
3 4 (5.26%) VoIP
4 3 (3.95%) Bluetooth
4 3 (3.95%) Internet
5 2 (2.63%) 3GPP
5 2 (2.63%) GPRS
5 2 (2.63%) ZigBee
6 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) Big Data
1 6 (7.89%) Hadoop
1 6 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.63%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.32%) MySQL
3 1 (1.32%) NewSQL
3 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
1 5 (6.58%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.63%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.63%) JIRA
2 2 (2.63%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.32%) Automake
3 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.32%) Xcode
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Retail
3 8 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.58%) Electronics
5 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.26%) Marketing
6 2 (2.63%) Billing
6 2 (2.63%) Norwegian Language
6 2 (2.63%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.32%) Advertising
7 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.32%) Automotive
7 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (34.21%) Developer
2 15 (19.74%) Software Engineer
3 13 (17.11%) Software Developer
4 12 (15.79%) Graduate
5 9 (11.84%) C++ Developer
6 8 (10.53%) C Developer
6 8 (10.53%) C/C++ Developer
7 7 (9.21%) Embedded Engineer
7 7 (9.21%) Graduate Developer
7 7 (9.21%) Graduate Software Developer
8 6 (7.89%) Junior
8 6 (7.89%) Junior Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Administrator
9 5 (6.58%) Development Manager
9 5 (6.58%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Junior C Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Junior C++ Developer
9 5 (6.58%) QA Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Software Development Manager
9 5 (6.58%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.68%) .NET
2 11 (14.47%) WebRTC
3 7 (9.21%) AngularJS
4 5 (6.58%) RAML
4 5 (6.58%) REST
4 5 (6.58%) Swagger
4 5 (6.58%) Web Services
4 5 (6.58%) WSDL
4 5 (6.58%) XML
4 5 (6.58%) XSD
5 4 (5.26%) FreeSWITCH
5 4 (5.26%) Node.js
6 3 (3.95%) .NET Core
6 3 (3.95%) React
7 2 (2.63%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (2.63%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (2.63%) GraphQL
7 2 (2.63%) Ionic Framework
7 2 (2.63%) Lambda Expressions
8 1 (1.32%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.21%) Mobile App
2 7 (9.21%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (5.26%) Cybercrime
3 4 (5.26%) PKI
3 4 (5.26%) Smart City
4 3 (3.95%) Internet of Things
4 3 (3.95%) User Experience
5 2 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.63%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.63%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.32%) Analogue Electronics
6 1 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.21%) Linux
2 8 (10.53%) Android
2 8 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 8 (10.53%) Windows
3 5 (6.58%) Unix
4 1 (1.32%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.32%) tvOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (27.63%) Computer Science
3 16 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 13 (17.11%) DevOps
5 11 (14.47%) Multithreading
5 11 (14.47%) OO
6 9 (11.84%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (11.84%) OOP
6 9 (11.84%) Scrum
7 8 (10.53%) SDLC
7 8 (10.53%) Test Automation
8 7 (9.21%) Acceptance Criteria
8 7 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (9.21%) Open Source
8 7 (9.21%) Product Backlog
8 7 (9.21%) Project Management
8 7 (9.21%) Refactoring
8 7 (9.21%) Sprint Planning
8 7 (9.21%) Sprint Retrospective
8 7 (9.21%) Sprint Review
Programming Languages
1 45 (59.21%) C++
2 29 (38.16%) Java
2 29 (38.16%) Python
3 24 (31.58%) C#
4 17 (22.37%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.58%) Bash Shell
5 5 (6.58%) Bourne shell
5 5 (6.58%) Groovy
5 5 (6.58%) Jython
5 5 (6.58%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.58%) SQL
6 4 (5.26%) Erlang
6 4 (5.26%) Objective-C
6 4 (5.26%) Perl
6 4 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.26%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.95%) Go
8 2 (2.63%) PHP
8 2 (2.63%) R
8 2 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 27 (35.53%) Degree
2 18 (23.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.53%) Docker
2 4 (5.26%) Firmware
2 4 (5.26%) Kamailio
3 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.32%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) Puppet
2 5 (6.58%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.63%) Kibana
3 2 (2.63%) logstash
4 1 (1.32%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (13.16%) Oracle
2 7 (9.21%) Google
2 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.95%) VMware
4 2 (2.63%) SAP
5 1 (1.32%) Apple
5 1 (1.32%) IBM
5 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com