Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 77 84
Rank change year-on-year -16 +7 +8
Permanent jobs citing C 167 246 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.95% 3.53% 3.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.86% 6.88% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 143 199 177
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £75,000 £85,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 2,850 3,578 3,146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 50.35% 51.33% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,482 3,140 2,672
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,250 £72,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Berkshire

C
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for C in Berkshire

C
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Berkshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 2019. 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 -44 61 £65,000 +30.00% 9
Maidenhead +48 41 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Bracknell -11 34 £55,000 -
Wokingham -1 5 - - 2
Newbury -11 4 £27,000 -32.50% 4
Slough -3 2 £45,000 -5.26%
C
South East

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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.

1 105 (62.87%) C++
2 79 (47.31%) Software Engineering
3 62 (37.13%) Linux
4 53 (31.74%) Degree
5 51 (30.54%) C#
6 47 (28.14%) Python
7 44 (26.35%) Java
8 43 (25.75%) Microsoft
9 39 (23.35%) SQL
10 32 (19.16%) Visual Studio
11 31 (18.56%) Windows
12 30 (17.96%) Multithreading
13 29 (17.37%) Computer Science
14 28 (16.77%) TDD
15 26 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (15.57%) SDLC
16 24 (14.37%) Mathematics
17 22 (13.17%) COM
17 22 (13.17%) STL
17 22 (13.17%) MFC
17 22 (13.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 21 (12.57%) JavaScript
18 21 (12.57%) Device Driver
19 20 (11.98%) ITIL
20 18 (10.78%) Unix
20 18 (10.78%) Continuous Integration
20 18 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
20 18 (10.78%) Computer Science Degree
20 18 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
21 15 (8.98%) 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 12 (7.19%) WebLogic
2 7 (4.19%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.99%) Apache
3 5 (2.99%) CMS
4 3 (1.80%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.80%) nginx
5 2 (1.20%) Confluence
5 2 (1.20%) IIS
5 2 (1.20%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.39%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.19%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (3.59%) Serverless
6 5 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (2.99%) Amazon S3
6 5 (2.99%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (2.99%) SaaS
7 4 (2.40%) GitHub
8 1 (0.60%) IaaS
8 1 (0.60%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.39%) HTTP
1 9 (5.39%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.19%) DHCP
2 7 (4.19%) SNMP
3 6 (3.59%) Firewall
3 6 (3.59%) H.323
3 6 (3.59%) Internet
4 5 (2.99%) Bluetooth
4 5 (2.99%) DNS
4 5 (2.99%) Unified Communications
4 5 (2.99%) VLAN
5 4 (2.40%) FCoE
5 4 (2.40%) VoIP
5 4 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (2.40%) Wireshark
6 3 (1.80%) IGMP
6 3 (1.80%) Q.931
6 3 (1.80%) RTCP
6 3 (1.80%) RTP
6 3 (1.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.79%) Big Data
2 8 (4.79%) MySQL
2 8 (4.79%) NoSQL
2 8 (4.79%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.19%) Hadoop
3 7 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.59%) Redis
5 5 (2.99%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (2.99%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.80%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.20%) DB2
8 2 (1.20%) DB2 UDB
8 2 (1.20%) HBase
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.20%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.60%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.60%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 32 (19.16%) Visual Studio
2 15 (8.98%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.79%) JIRA
4 7 (4.19%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.99%) Subversion
6 4 (2.40%) Redmine
7 2 (1.20%) Ant
7 2 (1.20%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.20%) gcov
7 2 (1.20%) Maven
7 2 (1.20%) SonarQube
7 2 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.20%) Toad
7 2 (1.20%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.60%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.60%) Selenium
8 1 (0.60%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.60%) WinRunner
General
1 15 (8.98%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.59%) Electronics
3 9 (5.39%) Retail
4 8 (4.79%) Finance
5 5 (2.99%) Publishing
6 4 (2.40%) Marketing
7 2 (1.20%) Digital Economy
7 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.60%) French Language
8 1 (0.60%) German Language
Job Titles
1 55 (32.93%) Software Engineer
2 36 (21.56%) Developer
3 30 (17.96%) Senior Software Engineer
4 23 (13.77%) C++ Software Engineer
5 17 (10.18%) Software Developer
6 16 (9.58%) Architect
7 13 (7.78%) Graduate
8 12 (7.19%) Analyst
8 12 (7.19%) Junior
8 12 (7.19%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 11 (6.59%) C Developer
9 11 (6.59%) Electronics Engineer
9 11 (6.59%) Junior Developer
9 11 (6.59%) Junior Software Developer
10 10 (5.99%) Technical Analyst
11 9 (5.39%) Design Engineer
12 8 (4.79%) C/C++ Developer
12 8 (4.79%) C++ Developer
12 8 (4.79%) Electronics Design Engineer
13 7 (4.19%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 22 (13.17%) COM
1 22 (13.17%) MFC
1 22 (13.17%) STL
2 13 (7.78%) .NET
3 10 (5.99%) J2EE
4 7 (4.19%) HTML
5 6 (3.59%) .NET Core
5 6 (3.59%) Django
5 6 (3.59%) Node.js
5 6 (3.59%) RESTful
5 6 (3.59%) Twisted
5 6 (3.59%) WebRTC
6 5 (2.99%) Java EE
7 4 (2.40%) Kafka
8 3 (1.80%) 802.1X
8 3 (1.80%) HTML5
8 3 (1.80%) POSIX
8 3 (1.80%) Qt
8 3 (1.80%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.57%) Device Driver
2 14 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.39%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (5.39%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (3.59%) Algorithms
4 6 (3.59%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.40%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (1.80%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (1.80%) Smart Home
6 3 (1.80%) User Experience
6 3 (1.80%) VHDL
7 2 (1.20%) DataPower
7 2 (1.20%) Home Automation
7 2 (1.20%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.20%) Life Science
7 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.20%) Robotics
7 2 (1.20%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 62 (37.13%) Linux
2 31 (18.56%) Windows
3 18 (10.78%) Unix
4 15 (8.98%) Windows Server
5 11 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (6.59%) Windows 10
6 10 (5.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (5.39%) Android
8 7 (4.19%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.40%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (2.40%) uClinux
10 3 (1.80%) Solaris
11 2 (1.20%) AIX
11 2 (1.20%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.20%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.60%) CentOS
12 1 (0.60%) Debian
12 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (47.31%) Software Engineering
2 30 (17.96%) Multithreading
3 29 (17.37%) Computer Science
4 28 (16.77%) TDD
5 26 (15.57%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (15.57%) SDLC
6 24 (14.37%) Mathematics
7 20 (11.98%) ITIL
8 18 (10.78%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (10.78%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (7.78%) Physics
10 12 (7.19%) OO
10 12 (7.19%) Task Automation
11 11 (6.59%) Artificial Intelligence
11 11 (6.59%) E-Commerce
11 11 (6.59%) High Availability
11 11 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (5.99%) Analytics
13 9 (5.39%) DevOps
13 9 (5.39%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 105 (62.87%) C++
2 51 (30.54%) C#
3 47 (28.14%) Python
4 44 (26.35%) Java
5 39 (23.35%) SQL
6 21 (12.57%) JavaScript
7 14 (8.38%) Embedded C
8 13 (7.78%) Ruby
9 12 (7.19%) Go
9 12 (7.19%) Shell Script
10 11 (6.59%) Objective-C
11 10 (5.99%) Perl
12 9 (5.39%) Bash Shell
12 9 (5.39%) PHP
13 7 (4.19%) PowerShell
14 5 (2.99%) Apple Swift
14 5 (2.99%) ES6
14 5 (2.99%) Kotlin
14 5 (2.99%) TypeScript
14 5 (2.99%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (31.74%) Degree
2 18 (10.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (5.39%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (4.79%) DV Cleared
4 8 (4.79%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.99%) Master's Degree
5 5 (2.99%) PhD
6 4 (2.40%) CCNA
6 4 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.40%) CISSP
6 4 (2.40%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (2.40%) GIAC
6 4 (2.40%) Linux+ Certification
6 4 (2.40%) MCSE
6 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.40%) Network+ Certification
6 4 (2.40%) SANS
6 4 (2.40%) SSCP
7 3 (1.80%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.99%) QA
2 4 (2.40%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.80%) GDPR
3 3 (1.80%) SLA
4 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (6.59%) Docker
2 10 (5.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.39%) Firmware
4 7 (4.19%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (2.40%) NFS
5 4 (2.40%) Samba
5 4 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.40%) VMware NSX
6 3 (1.80%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.80%) vSphere
7 2 (1.20%) Apache Flume
7 2 (1.20%) HDFS
7 2 (1.20%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.20%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.60%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 10 (5.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (5.39%) Puppet
3 8 (4.79%) Ansible
4 6 (3.59%) Kubernetes
4 6 (3.59%) Nagios
4 6 (3.59%) vCenter Server
5 3 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.20%) Check_MK
6 2 (1.20%) Rsyslog
7 1 (0.60%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.60%) Salt
7 1 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.60%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (25.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.98%) Oracle
3 14 (8.38%) VMware
4 10 (5.99%) Informatica
4 10 (5.99%) Red Hat
4 10 (5.99%) Riverbed
5 6 (3.59%) Google
6 5 (2.99%) EMC
6 5 (2.99%) IBM
7 4 (2.40%) NetApp
7 4 (2.40%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.80%) HP
8 3 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.80%) Software AG
9 2 (1.20%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.20%) Coverity
9 2 (1.20%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.60%) Altera
10 1 (0.60%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.60%) Xilinx