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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 84 114
Rank change year-on-year +4 +30  
Permanent jobs citing C 106 150 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.15% 3.07% 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.68% 7.45% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 87 121 92
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £67,500 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1588 2014 2016
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 47.25% 41.17% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1323 1770 1682
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing C as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +28 32 £40,000 +33.33% 3
Reading +2 26 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Maidenhead +18 17 £48,750 -11.36% 1
Newbury +26 11 £50,000 +2.56% 2
Slough +12 5 £80,000 +14.28%
Windsor - 4 £46,750 -
C
South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT jobs citing C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for C.

1 128 (56.64%) C++
2 99 (43.81%) Linux
3 94 (41.59%) Degree
4 88 (38.94%) Software Engineering
5 68 (30.09%) Python
6 55 (24.34%) Computer Science
7 51 (22.57%) Windows
8 48 (21.24%) C#
9 47 (20.80%) Java
10 37 (16.37%) TCP/IP
10 37 (16.37%) Finance
11 34 (15.04%) SDLC
12 33 (14.60%) SQL
13 30 (13.27%) HTTP
14 29 (12.83%) Microsoft
14 29 (12.83%) Mathematics
14 29 (12.83%) Bash Shell
15 28 (12.39%) QA
15 28 (12.39%) Agile Software Development
16 27 (11.95%) Electronics
16 27 (11.95%) Red Hat
17 24 (10.62%) Active Directory
17 24 (10.62%) Multithreading
18 23 (10.18%) CentOS
18 23 (10.18%) Embedded Systems
18 23 (10.18%) Cybersecurity
19 22 (9.73%) Google
19 22 (9.73%) Wireless
19 22 (9.73%) MFC
19 22 (9.73%) SaaS

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 16 (7.08%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (3.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.10%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.77%) Final Cut Pro
4 4 (1.77%) QuarkXPress
5 2 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (3.98%) Infor M3
2 4 (1.77%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.88%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.73%) SaaS
2 11 (4.87%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.54%) PaaS
4 3 (1.33%) GitHub
4 3 (1.33%) iPaaS
5 2 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (16.37%) TCP/IP
2 30 (13.27%) HTTP
3 22 (9.73%) Wireless
4 13 (5.75%) Kerberos
5 11 (4.87%) ZigBee
6 10 (4.42%) DNS
6 10 (4.42%) Ethernet
6 10 (4.42%) FTP
6 10 (4.42%) LDAP
6 10 (4.42%) RS-232
6 10 (4.42%) RS-485
7 9 (3.98%) GPRS
7 9 (3.98%) GSM
7 9 (3.98%) Wireshark
8 8 (3.54%) SSL
9 7 (3.10%) Firewall
9 7 (3.10%) Internet
9 7 (3.10%) SMTP
10 4 (1.77%) VPN
10 4 (1.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (8.85%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.08%) Big Data
2 16 (7.08%) NoSQL
3 13 (5.75%) Hadoop
4 8 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (3.10%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.65%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.88%) InfluxDB
8 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (6.64%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.42%) IDA Disassembler
2 10 (4.42%) OllyDbg
2 10 (4.42%) WinDbg
3 6 (2.65%) Git (software)
4 5 (2.21%) JMeter
4 5 (2.21%) Rational Performance Tester
5 4 (1.77%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.77%) Selenium
6 3 (1.33%) Bugzilla
6 3 (1.33%) JIRA
6 3 (1.33%) Subversion
7 2 (0.88%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.44%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.44%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.44%) MSTest
8 1 (0.44%) Qt Creator
General
1 37 (16.37%) Finance
2 27 (11.95%) Electronics
3 20 (8.85%) Banking
4 15 (6.64%) Telecoms
5 14 (6.19%) Manufacturing
6 11 (4.87%) Games
7 7 (3.10%) Marketing
8 5 (2.21%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.77%) Automotive
9 4 (1.77%) German Language
10 3 (1.33%) Military
11 2 (0.88%) Billing
11 2 (0.88%) French Language
12 1 (0.44%) Advertising
12 1 (0.44%) Law
12 1 (0.44%) Legal
12 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (30.97%) Software Engineer
2 35 (15.49%) Developer
3 28 (12.39%) Senior Software Engineer
4 26 (11.50%) Graduate
5 24 (10.62%) C++ Software Engineer
6 23 (10.18%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 21 (9.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 20 (8.85%) Embedded Engineer
8 20 (8.85%) Linux Engineer
9 19 (8.41%) Cloud Engineer
10 16 (7.08%) Architect
10 16 (7.08%) C++ Developer
11 15 (6.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 13 (5.75%) Administrator
12 13 (5.75%) Cloud Administrator
12 13 (5.75%) Linux Administrator
12 13 (5.75%) Security Engineer
12 13 (5.75%) Support Engineer
13 12 (5.31%) Analyst
14 11 (4.87%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.73%) MFC
2 15 (6.64%) .NET
3 14 (6.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 14 (6.19%) STL
3 14 (6.19%) ZeroMQ
4 13 (5.75%) COM
4 13 (5.75%) HTML
5 10 (4.42%) Regular Expression
6 8 (3.54%) Middleware
6 8 (3.54%) REST
7 7 (3.10%) CSS
7 7 (3.10%) Web Services
8 5 (2.21%) Ajax
8 5 (2.21%) JMX
8 5 (2.21%) SOAP
9 3 (1.33%) HTML5
9 3 (1.33%) JSON
10 2 (0.88%) 802.1X
11 1 (0.44%) Qt
11 1 (0.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (24.34%) Computer Science
2 23 (10.18%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.31%) Cyberthreat
4 9 (3.98%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 9 (3.98%) Home Automation
5 8 (3.54%) Management Information System
6 7 (3.10%) Cyber Attack
7 6 (2.65%) iSeries
8 5 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.77%) Blackberry
9 4 (1.77%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.77%) PDA
9 4 (1.77%) Smart Home
10 3 (1.33%) Blog
10 3 (1.33%) CAN bus
10 3 (1.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (1.33%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.88%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.88%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 99 (43.81%) Linux
2 51 (22.57%) Windows
3 23 (10.18%) CentOS
4 19 (8.41%) Windows Server
5 17 (7.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (6.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (4.87%) Unix
8 8 (3.54%) Oracle Linux
9 7 (3.10%) Mac OS X
10 6 (2.65%) Solaris
10 6 (2.65%) Windows 7
10 6 (2.65%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.77%) Mac OS
11 4 (1.77%) Windows 2000
11 4 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (1.33%) Android
12 3 (1.33%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.33%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.88%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (38.94%) Software Engineering
2 34 (15.04%) SDLC
3 29 (12.83%) Mathematics
4 28 (12.39%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (10.62%) Multithreading
6 23 (10.18%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (8.41%) Embedded Software Development
7 19 (8.41%) Presales
8 18 (7.96%) Analytics
8 18 (7.96%) Physics
9 17 (7.52%) SIEM
10 14 (6.19%) TDD
11 12 (5.31%) Information Security
12 11 (4.87%) Digital Forensics
12 11 (4.87%) Malware Analysis
12 11 (4.87%) Project Management
12 11 (4.87%) Scrum
13 10 (4.42%) PRINCE2
13 10 (4.42%) Reverse Engineering
14 9 (3.98%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 128 (56.64%) C++
2 68 (30.09%) Python
3 48 (21.24%) C#
4 47 (20.80%) Java
5 33 (14.60%) SQL
6 29 (12.83%) Bash Shell
7 19 (8.41%) Embedded C
8 18 (7.96%) Embedded C++
9 16 (7.08%) Perl
9 16 (7.08%) PowerShell
10 11 (4.87%) Ruby
11 9 (3.98%) PHP
12 8 (3.54%) Objective-C
13 6 (2.65%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.77%) Apple Swift
14 4 (1.77%) JavaScript
15 2 (0.88%) Ada
15 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.88%) VB
16 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 94 (41.59%) Degree
2 17 (7.52%) CISSP
3 14 (6.19%) CEH
3 14 (6.19%) GCIA
4 10 (4.42%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.65%) CREST Certified
6 5 (2.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (2.21%) MCP
6 5 (2.21%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.77%) ISEB
8 3 (1.33%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.88%) NVQ Level 3
10 1 (0.44%) CISA
10 1 (0.44%) CISM
10 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.44%) GCIH
10 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.39%) QA
2 10 (4.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.77%) SLA
4 2 (0.88%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.44%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.44%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (10.62%) Active Directory
2 17 (7.52%) Firmware
3 10 (4.42%) NFS
4 8 (3.54%) Docker
4 8 (3.54%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (3.54%) HP Quality Center
1 8 (3.54%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.21%) HP SiteScope
2 5 (2.21%) Perfmon
3 2 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.88%) Grafana
3 2 (0.88%) Graphite
3 2 (0.88%) Kibana
3 2 (0.88%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.44%) SCCM
4 1 (0.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (12.83%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.95%) Red Hat
3 22 (9.73%) Google
4 18 (7.96%) Apple
4 18 (7.96%) EMC
4 18 (7.96%) Sun
5 17 (7.52%) Oracle
6 12 (5.31%) VMware
7 9 (3.98%) NEC
8 8 (3.54%) HP
8 8 (3.54%) SAP
8 8 (3.54%) Teradata
9 7 (3.10%) IBM
9 7 (3.10%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (2.21%) Cisco
10 5 (2.21%) Riverbed
10 5 (2.21%) SOASTA, Inc
11 4 (1.77%) Adobe
11 4 (1.77%) Quark
12 3 (1.33%) Juniper
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newbury
greywood
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Perm or contract - competitive salary + benefits OR day rate contract
Posted: 7 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Newbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Posted: 6 days ago