Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 70 78
Rank change year-on-year +19 +8 +38
Permanent jobs citing C 307 249 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 4.82% 4.06% 3.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.91% 8.27% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 234 225 235
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,750 £71,250 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 3,099 3,010 3,649
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.65% 49.07% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2,698 2,603 3,231
Berkshire median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.32% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 99 £50,000 +11.11% 17
Bracknell +14 70 £55,000 +57.14% 3
Slough +27 43 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Maidenhead -52 40 £50,000 - 4
Newbury -4 12 £30,000 -13.04% 4
Wokingham +14 11 £44,500 -19.09% 3
Ascot - 4 £29,000 -
Hungerford +2 1 £32,500 -7.14%
Windsor -12 1 £65,000 +52.94%
C
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 140 (45.60%) C++
2 112 (36.48%) C#
3 105 (34.20%) Linux
4 104 (33.88%) Python
5 103 (33.55%) Degree
6 102 (33.22%) Software Engineering
7 97 (31.60%) SQL
8 86 (28.01%) Java
9 57 (18.57%) Computer Science
10 53 (17.26%) Microsoft
11 51 (16.61%) Multithreading
12 47 (15.31%) Visual Studio
13 44 (14.33%) Cybersecurity
14 40 (13.03%) TDD
14 40 (13.03%) Git (software)
14 40 (13.03%) SDLC
15 38 (12.38%) STL
16 37 (12.05%) COM
16 37 (12.05%) MFC
16 37 (12.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 36 (11.73%) SQL Server
18 34 (11.07%) Electronics
19 33 (10.75%) Mathematics
20 32 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
21 31 (10.10%) Security Cleared
21 31 (10.10%) Data Analysis
21 31 (10.10%) JavaScript
22 30 (9.77%) Windows
22 30 (9.77%) DV Cleared
23 28 (9.12%) Firmware

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 27 (8.79%) Apache Spark
2 19 (6.19%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (3.91%) nginx
4 11 (3.58%) Confluence
5 9 (2.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.98%) CMS
6 3 (0.98%) Liferay
7 2 (0.65%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.33%) Ethereum
8 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (3.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.33%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (3.91%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.30%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.33%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.33%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.63%) GitHub
3 4 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.98%) SaaS
5 2 (0.65%) IaaS
5 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.65%) Office 365
5 2 (0.65%) Serverless
6 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.84%) Bluetooth
2 17 (5.54%) Wi-Fi
3 13 (4.23%) Wireless
4 11 (3.58%) RFID
4 11 (3.58%) TCP/IP
5 10 (3.26%) LTE
6 9 (2.93%) Ethernet
7 8 (2.61%) Internet
7 8 (2.61%) RS-232
8 6 (1.95%) SNMP
8 6 (1.95%) UMTS
8 6 (1.95%) WiMAX
9 4 (1.30%) 5G
10 3 (0.98%) 3G
10 3 (0.98%) 4G
11 2 (0.65%) DNS
11 2 (0.65%) Intranet
11 2 (0.65%) ZigBee
12 1 (0.33%) HSRP
12 1 (0.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.73%) SQL Server
2 27 (8.79%) Big Data
2 27 (8.79%) Hadoop
3 17 (5.54%) NoSQL
4 16 (5.21%) Apache Hive
4 16 (5.21%) Impala
5 14 (4.56%) Oracle Database
5 14 (4.56%) RDBMS
5 14 (4.56%) Relational Database
6 13 (4.23%) HBase
6 13 (4.23%) Redis
7 12 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (2.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 9 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (2.93%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.98%) CouchDB
9 3 (0.98%) MySQL
10 2 (0.65%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 47 (15.31%) Visual Studio
2 40 (13.03%) Git (software)
3 19 (6.19%) JIRA
4 13 (4.23%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.91%) WiX
6 11 (3.58%) Bitbucket
7 8 (2.61%) Subversion
8 5 (1.63%) Xcode
9 1 (0.33%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.33%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.33%) Grunt
9 1 (0.33%) gulp
9 1 (0.33%) JMeter
9 1 (0.33%) JUnit
9 1 (0.33%) PVCS
9 1 (0.33%) Selenium
9 1 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.33%) The Grinder
General
1 34 (11.07%) Electronics
2 17 (5.54%) Automotive
3 13 (4.23%) Marketing
4 12 (3.91%) Finance
5 10 (3.26%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.93%) Advertising
6 9 (2.93%) Retail
7 8 (2.61%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (32.57%) Software Engineer
2 67 (21.82%) Developer
3 43 (14.01%) C++ Software Engineer
4 39 (12.70%) Senior Software Engineer
5 27 (8.79%) Graduate
5 27 (8.79%) Software Developer
6 22 (7.17%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 20 (6.51%) Java Developer
8 19 (6.19%) Firmware Engineer
9 17 (5.54%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 17 (5.54%) Python Developer
9 17 (5.54%) Systems Engineer
10 15 (4.89%) Embedded Engineer
11 14 (4.56%) DBA
11 14 (4.56%) SQL DBA
12 12 (3.91%) Analyst
12 12 (3.91%) Applications Manager
12 12 (3.91%) C++ Developer
12 12 (3.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 12 (3.91%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (12.38%) STL
2 37 (12.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 37 (12.05%) COM
2 37 (12.05%) MFC
3 19 (6.19%) .NET
3 19 (6.19%) HTML
4 13 (4.23%) .NET Framework
5 12 (3.91%) Celery
5 12 (3.91%) CSS
5 12 (3.91%) Ruby on Rails
5 12 (3.91%) SQLAlchemy
5 12 (3.91%) Twisted
5 12 (3.91%) wxWidgets
5 12 (3.91%) XML
6 11 (3.58%) Elastic Stack
7 10 (3.26%) Ajax
7 10 (3.26%) Apache Flex
8 9 (2.93%) J2SE
8 9 (2.93%) REST
8 9 (2.93%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 57 (18.57%) Computer Science
2 27 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.54%) Embedded Systems
4 13 (4.23%) Robotics
5 10 (3.26%) Fintech
5 10 (3.26%) User Experience
6 8 (2.61%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.61%) CAN bus
7 7 (2.28%) Device Driver
7 7 (2.28%) Internet of Things
8 5 (1.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (1.63%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.63%) VHDL
9 4 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.98%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.98%) Data Centre
10 3 (0.98%) EPoS
10 3 (0.98%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.98%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 105 (34.20%) Linux
2 30 (9.77%) Windows
3 15 (4.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (4.23%) Ubuntu
5 12 (3.91%) Android
5 12 (3.91%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.93%) Embedded Linux
6 9 (2.93%) Unix
7 2 (0.65%) OpenVMS
7 2 (0.65%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.33%) VMS
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (33.22%) Software Engineering
2 51 (16.61%) Multithreading
3 44 (14.33%) Cybersecurity
4 40 (13.03%) SDLC
4 40 (13.03%) TDD
5 33 (10.75%) Mathematics
6 32 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
7 31 (10.10%) Data Analysis
8 27 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (8.79%) OO
9 24 (7.82%) Change Management
9 24 (7.82%) Physics
10 23 (7.49%) DevOps
11 19 (6.19%) E-Commerce
11 19 (6.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 18 (5.86%) Test Automation
13 17 (5.54%) Visualisation
14 16 (5.21%) Analytics
14 16 (5.21%) Low Latency
14 16 (5.21%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 140 (45.60%) C++
2 112 (36.48%) C#
3 104 (33.88%) Python
4 97 (31.60%) SQL
5 86 (28.01%) Java
6 31 (10.10%) JavaScript
7 20 (6.51%) Embedded C
8 17 (5.54%) Go
9 15 (4.89%) Bash Shell
10 13 (4.23%) Embedded C++
10 13 (4.23%) Ruby
11 11 (3.58%) PowerShell
12 9 (2.93%) Java 8
13 5 (1.63%) Assembly Language
13 5 (1.63%) MATLAB
13 5 (1.63%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.63%) XAML
14 4 (1.30%) VB
15 3 (0.98%) VBA
15 3 (0.98%) VC++
Qualifications
1 103 (33.55%) Degree
2 31 (10.10%) Security Cleared
3 30 (9.77%) DV Cleared
4 9 (2.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.65%) PhD
7 1 (0.33%) APMG
7 1 (0.33%) CCIE
7 1 (0.33%) CCIE Data Center
7 1 (0.33%) CCNP
7 1 (0.33%) CEH
7 1 (0.33%) CISA
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.33%) CISSP
7 1 (0.33%) ISEB
7 1 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.33%) OSCP
7 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.95%) QA
2 3 (0.98%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.65%) PMO
System Software
1 28 (9.12%) Firmware
2 16 (5.21%) Docker
2 16 (5.21%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (4.23%) Apache Flume
3 13 (4.23%) HDFS
3 13 (4.23%) vSphere
4 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 27 (8.79%) Puppet
2 19 (6.19%) Kibana
3 12 (3.91%) Ansible
3 12 (3.91%) HAProxy
4 4 (1.30%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.98%) Terraform
6 2 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.33%) Consul
7 1 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.33%) SCCM
7 1 (0.33%) SCOM
7 1 (0.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 53 (17.26%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.79%) Atlassian
3 26 (8.47%) Oracle
4 15 (4.89%) Red Hat
5 11 (3.58%) Cloudera
6 8 (2.61%) Assembla
7 7 (2.28%) Sage
8 2 (0.65%) Adobe
8 2 (0.65%) Xilinx
9 1 (0.33%) Cisco
9 1 (0.33%) Citrix
9 1 (0.33%) EMC
9 1 (0.33%) HP
9 1 (0.33%) Informatica
9 1 (0.33%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.33%) Juniper
9 1 (0.33%) Mentor Graphics
9 1 (0.33%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.33%) VMware