Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 93 72 61
Rank change year-on-year -21 -11 +53
Permanent jobs citing C 47 84 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.24% 4.07% 3.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.74% 8.07% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 44 74 83
Reading median annual salary £48,750 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +20.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £30,300 £42,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +11.11%

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 Reading with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 991 1,041 1,304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 47.26% 50.48% 50.37%
Number of salaries quoted 799 914 1,164
Reading median annual salary £56,500 £51,083 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.61% +7.54% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,525 £73,750
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for C in Reading

C
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for C in Reading

C
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in Reading over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Salary histogram for C in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Reading region with a requirement for C.

1 21 (44.68%) Linux
2 20 (42.55%) Software Engineering
3 17 (36.17%) C#
3 17 (36.17%) C++
4 16 (34.04%) Java
5 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
6 10 (21.28%) .NET
6 10 (21.28%) Degree
7 9 (19.15%) Kubernetes
7 9 (19.15%) Docker
7 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (19.15%) Telecoms
8 8 (17.02%) Windows
8 8 (17.02%) Android
8 8 (17.02%) Apple iOS
9 7 (14.89%) Mac OS
9 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
9 7 (14.89%) Apple
9 7 (14.89%) Scrum
9 7 (14.89%) Xcode
9 7 (14.89%) Objective-C
9 7 (14.89%) Android Development
9 7 (14.89%) User Experience
9 7 (14.89%) iOS SDK
9 7 (14.89%) Mobile Development
9 7 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (14.89%) tvOS
10 6 (12.77%) Presales
10 6 (12.77%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (12.77%) Aerospace

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) SaaS
2 3 (6.38%) Azure
3 2 (4.26%) AWS
3 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.13%) GCP
4 1 (2.13%) IaaS
4 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.51%) DNS
3 3 (6.38%) Wireless
4 1 (2.13%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.13%) H.323
4 1 (2.13%) RFID
4 1 (2.13%) Skype
4 1 (2.13%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.51%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.13%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Xcode
2 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.26%) Selenium
2 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.13%) CMake
3 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (19.15%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.77%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.26%) Automotive
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Software Engineer
2 13 (27.66%) Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Software Developer
4 10 (21.28%) Embedded Engineer
5 7 (14.89%) Objective-C Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Senior Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (12.77%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (12.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Java Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Administrator
8 4 (8.51%) Firmware Engineer
8 4 (8.51%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (6.38%) Data Administrator
9 3 (6.38%) Embedded C Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) .NET
2 7 (14.89%) iOS SDK
3 5 (10.64%) gRPC
3 5 (10.64%) HTML
3 5 (10.64%) JSON
3 5 (10.64%) Kafka
3 5 (10.64%) Middleware
3 5 (10.64%) XML
4 4 (8.51%) LDAP
5 3 (6.38%) CSS
5 3 (6.38%) REST
5 3 (6.38%) SOAP
6 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.13%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (2.13%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.13%) RESTful
6 1 (2.13%) Swagger
6 1 (2.13%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) User Experience
2 5 (10.64%) Algorithms
2 5 (10.64%) Device Driver
3 4 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (4.26%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Android
2 8 (17.02%) Apple iOS
2 8 (17.02%) Windows
3 7 (14.89%) Mac OS
3 7 (14.89%) tvOS
4 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) Software Engineering
2 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.89%) Android Development
3 7 (14.89%) Mobile Development
3 7 (14.89%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (14.89%) Scrum
4 6 (12.77%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (12.77%) Presales
5 5 (10.64%) Low Latency
5 5 (10.64%) Microservices
6 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (8.51%) Validation
7 3 (6.38%) Fintech
7 3 (6.38%) Mathematics
7 3 (6.38%) Product Management
7 3 (6.38%) Secure Coding
7 3 (6.38%) Test Automation
7 3 (6.38%) Value Proposition
8 2 (4.26%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.17%) C#
1 17 (36.17%) C++
2 16 (34.04%) Java
3 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.89%) Objective-C
5 6 (12.77%) Embedded C
5 6 (12.77%) Python
6 5 (10.64%) Bash Shell
6 5 (10.64%) Go
7 4 (8.51%) Perl
8 3 (6.38%) SQL
9 1 (2.13%) R
9 1 (2.13%) Scala
9 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) MiFID
2 1 (2.13%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (19.15%) Docker
2 5 (10.64%) Firmware
3 4 (8.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) Kubernetes
2 5 (10.64%) SELinux
3 4 (8.51%) Puppet
4 1 (2.13%) Kibana
4 1 (2.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Apple
2 5 (10.64%) VMware
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix
4 1 (2.13%) Google
4 1 (2.13%) JD Edwards