Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 73 72
Rank change year-on-year +12 -1 +41
Permanent jobs citing C 282 241 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.32% 3.79% 3.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.64% 7.81% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 225 214 265
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £80,000 £68,900
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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 3,265 3,086 3,848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.98% 48.49% 42.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2,838 2,625 3,439
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +0.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% +2.27% +3.53%

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 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 2018. 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 +25 95 £50,000 +25.00% 17
Bracknell 0 61 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Slough +29 33 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Maidenhead -58 31 £50,000 - 2
Newbury -8 15 £27,500 -31.25% 2
Wokingham -4 10 £51,500 -6.36% 4
Ascot - 2 £47,250 - 2
Hungerford +5 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Windsor -11 1 £65,000 +44.44%
C
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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.

1 132 (46.81%) C++
2 119 (42.20%) C#
3 96 (34.04%) Software Engineering
4 95 (33.69%) Python
5 94 (33.33%) Java
6 92 (32.62%) SQL
6 92 (32.62%) Linux
7 89 (31.56%) Degree
8 54 (19.15%) Multithreading
9 46 (16.31%) Visual Studio
10 45 (15.96%) Microsoft
10 45 (15.96%) Git (software)
11 44 (15.60%) Computer Science
12 43 (15.25%) Cybersecurity
13 40 (14.18%) TDD
14 39 (13.83%) SQL Server
15 38 (13.48%) SDLC
16 37 (13.12%) STL
17 36 (12.77%) COM
17 36 (12.77%) MFC
17 36 (12.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
18 35 (12.41%) Data Analysis
19 33 (11.70%) Windows
19 33 (11.70%) Problem-Solving
20 29 (10.28%) Security Cleared
21 28 (9.93%) Hadoop
21 28 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
21 28 (9.93%) Apache Spark
21 28 (9.93%) Oracle
22 27 (9.57%) JavaScript

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 28 (9.93%) Apache Spark
2 20 (7.09%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (6.03%) nginx
4 16 (5.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (2.48%) Confluence
6 3 (1.06%) CMS
6 3 (1.06%) Liferay
6 3 (1.06%) SAS
7 2 (0.71%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.35%) Apache
8 1 (0.35%) Ethereum
8 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (2.84%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (2.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.84%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.42%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.35%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.80%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.42%) SaaS
3 3 (1.06%) GitHub
4 2 (0.71%) IaaS
4 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.71%) Office 365
4 2 (0.71%) Serverless
5 1 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.35%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.03%) Wi-Fi
2 13 (4.61%) Bluetooth
3 11 (3.90%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.19%) Ethernet
5 8 (2.84%) Internet
5 8 (2.84%) RS-232
6 7 (2.48%) LTE
6 7 (2.48%) Wireless
7 6 (2.13%) SNMP
7 6 (2.13%) UMTS
7 6 (2.13%) WiMAX
8 2 (0.71%) DNS
8 2 (0.71%) Intranet
8 2 (0.71%) RFID
8 2 (0.71%) Wireless Security
8 2 (0.71%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.35%) 5G
9 1 (0.35%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.35%) IPFS
9 1 (0.35%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.93%) Hadoop
3 22 (7.80%) Big Data
4 21 (7.45%) Apache Hive
4 21 (7.45%) Relational Database
5 19 (6.74%) NoSQL
6 18 (6.38%) HBase
6 18 (6.38%) Redis
7 17 (6.03%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (5.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 16 (5.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (5.67%) Impala
8 16 (5.67%) MongoDB
8 16 (5.67%) RDBMS
9 10 (3.55%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.06%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.71%) Blockchain
12 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 46 (16.31%) Visual Studio
2 45 (15.96%) Git (software)
3 18 (6.38%) Jenkins
4 17 (6.03%) WiX
5 15 (5.32%) JIRA
6 11 (3.90%) Subversion
7 7 (2.48%) Bitbucket
8 5 (1.77%) Xcode
9 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.35%) JMeter
9 1 (0.35%) JUnit
9 1 (0.35%) PVCS
9 1 (0.35%) Selenium
9 1 (0.35%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.35%) The Grinder
General
1 26 (9.22%) Electronics
2 17 (6.03%) Automotive
3 12 (4.26%) Marketing
4 9 (3.19%) Finance
5 8 (2.84%) Advertising
5 8 (2.84%) Multimedia
5 8 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.42%) Retail
7 1 (0.35%) Games
7 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 83 (29.43%) Software Engineer
2 82 (29.08%) Developer
3 41 (14.54%) C++ Software Engineer
4 35 (12.41%) Java Developer
4 35 (12.41%) Software Developer
5 34 (12.06%) Senior Software Engineer
6 26 (9.22%) Graduate
7 21 (7.45%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 18 (6.38%) C++ Developer
9 17 (6.03%) Python Developer
10 16 (5.67%) AWS Developer
10 16 (5.67%) Embedded Engineer
11 15 (5.32%) C Developer
11 15 (5.32%) C/C++ Developer
11 15 (5.32%) C++/Java Developer
12 14 (4.96%) Graduate Developer
13 13 (4.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 13 (4.61%) Service Manager
13 13 (4.61%) Systems Engineer
13 13 (4.61%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (13.12%) STL
2 36 (12.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 36 (12.77%) COM
2 36 (12.77%) MFC
3 24 (8.51%) HTML
4 19 (6.74%) .NET
5 17 (6.03%) Celery
5 17 (6.03%) CSS
5 17 (6.03%) REST
5 17 (6.03%) Ruby on Rails
5 17 (6.03%) SQLAlchemy
5 17 (6.03%) Twisted
5 17 (6.03%) wxWidgets
6 16 (5.67%) Apache Flex
6 16 (5.67%) J2SE
6 16 (5.67%) Spring
6 16 (5.67%) XML
7 14 (4.96%) Ajax
8 11 (3.90%) .NET Framework
9 8 (2.84%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.60%) Computer Science
2 28 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.38%) User Experience
4 16 (5.67%) Fintech
5 13 (4.61%) Robotics
6 8 (2.84%) CAN bus
6 8 (2.84%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (2.48%) Internet of Things
7 7 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (2.13%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (1.77%) VHDL
10 4 (1.42%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.42%) Device Driver
11 3 (1.06%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (1.06%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.06%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.06%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.71%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 92 (32.62%) Linux
2 33 (11.70%) Windows
3 18 (6.38%) Ubuntu
4 12 (4.26%) Android
4 12 (4.26%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.77%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (1.42%) Unix
8 1 (0.35%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (34.04%) Software Engineering
2 54 (19.15%) Multithreading
3 43 (15.25%) Cybersecurity
4 40 (14.18%) TDD
5 38 (13.48%) SDLC
6 35 (12.41%) Data Analysis
7 33 (11.70%) Problem-Solving
8 23 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (7.80%) Change Management
9 22 (7.80%) DevOps
9 22 (7.80%) OO
10 21 (7.45%) Test Automation
11 19 (6.74%) Analytics
12 17 (6.03%) Configuration Management
12 17 (6.03%) Integration Testing
12 17 (6.03%) Low Latency
12 17 (6.03%) Release Management
12 17 (6.03%) Task Automation
12 17 (6.03%) Visualisation
13 16 (5.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 132 (46.81%) C++
2 119 (42.20%) C#
3 95 (33.69%) Python
4 94 (33.33%) Java
5 92 (32.62%) SQL
6 27 (9.57%) JavaScript
7 19 (6.74%) Ruby
8 16 (5.67%) Java 8
9 13 (4.61%) Embedded C
10 11 (3.90%) Bash Shell
11 9 (3.19%) Embedded C++
11 9 (3.19%) Go
12 8 (2.84%) Scala
13 7 (2.48%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.77%) Assembly Language
14 5 (1.77%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.77%) R
14 5 (1.77%) XAML
15 4 (1.42%) Tcl
15 4 (1.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 89 (31.56%) Degree
2 29 (10.28%) Security Cleared
3 27 (9.57%) DV Cleared
4 9 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.71%) CEH
5 2 (0.71%) CISA
5 2 (0.71%) CISSP
5 2 (0.71%) OSCP
5 2 (0.71%) PhD
5 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) CCIE
6 1 (0.35%) CCIE Data Center
6 1 (0.35%) CCNP
6 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.96%) QA
2 4 (1.42%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.06%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (8.51%) Firmware
2 21 (7.45%) Docker
3 18 (6.38%) vSphere
4 17 (6.03%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (4.61%) Apache Flume
5 13 (4.61%) HDFS
6 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (8.51%) Puppet
2 20 (7.09%) Kibana
3 17 (6.03%) Ansible
3 17 (6.03%) HAProxy
4 4 (1.42%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.06%) Terraform
6 2 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.35%) Consul
7 1 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.35%) SCCM
7 1 (0.35%) SCOM
7 1 (0.35%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 45 (15.96%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.93%) Oracle
3 24 (8.51%) Atlassian
4 10 (3.55%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.84%) Assembla
5 8 (2.84%) Capita
6 7 (2.48%) Cloudera
7 5 (1.77%) Sage
8 3 (1.06%) Atmel
8 3 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.71%) Xilinx
10 1 (0.35%) Adobe
10 1 (0.35%) Cisco
10 1 (0.35%) EMC
10 1 (0.35%) HP
10 1 (0.35%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.35%) Juniper
10 1 (0.35%) Mentor Graphics
10 1 (0.35%) VMware