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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 52 93
Rank change year-on-year -9 +41  
Permanent jobs citing C 48 82 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.70% 4.64% 2.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.26% 10.83% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 29 73 25
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £64,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% +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 Reading with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 661 757 902
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 50.92% 42.87% 39.18%
Number of salaries quoted 553 689 734
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

C
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for C in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for C.

1 34 (46.58%) C++
2 32 (43.84%) Linux
3 29 (39.73%) Java
4 26 (35.62%) Python
5 19 (26.03%) Bash Shell
6 18 (24.66%) DV Cleared
6 18 (24.66%) Security Cleared
6 18 (24.66%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (24.66%) Finance
7 15 (20.55%) Software Engineering
7 15 (20.55%) Windows
7 15 (20.55%) SQL
7 15 (20.55%) SaaS
8 14 (19.18%) QA
8 14 (19.18%) PRINCE2
9 13 (17.81%) Degree
9 13 (17.81%) Mentoring
10 12 (16.44%) Test Automation
10 12 (16.44%) Red Hat
10 12 (16.44%) Perl
11 11 (15.07%) Software Testing
11 11 (15.07%) Banking
11 11 (15.07%) PHP
11 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Office
11 11 (15.07%) Unix
11 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Excel
11 11 (15.07%) TCP/IP
11 11 (15.07%) HP
11 11 (15.07%) HP UFT
11 11 (15.07%) LoadRunner

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 4 (5.48%) Apache Spark
1 4 (5.48%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.55%) SaaS
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.37%) iPaaS
4 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.07%) TCP/IP
2 9 (12.33%) HTTP
3 8 (10.96%) DNS
3 8 (10.96%) SSL
4 7 (9.59%) Wireshark
5 3 (4.11%) FCoE
5 3 (4.11%) Firewall
5 3 (4.11%) SNMP
6 2 (2.74%) WebEx
7 1 (1.37%) Skype
7 1 (1.37%) SMTP
7 1 (1.37%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.48%) Apache Hive
2 4 (5.48%) Hadoop
2 4 (5.48%) Impala
3 1 (1.37%) Big Data
3 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.37%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (15.07%) HP UFT
1 11 (15.07%) LoadRunner
2 8 (10.96%) IDA Disassembler
2 8 (10.96%) OllyDbg
2 8 (10.96%) WinDbg
3 3 (4.11%) JIRA
3 3 (4.11%) Redmine
4 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.37%) Qt Creator
4 1 (1.37%) Selenium
General
1 18 (24.66%) Finance
2 11 (15.07%) Banking
3 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Games
4 1 (1.37%) German Language
Job Titles
1 14 (19.18%) Developer
2 12 (16.44%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) Cloud Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) Senior Tester
3 11 (15.07%) Tester
4 9 (12.33%) Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) Malware Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Cloud Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Graduate
7 5 (6.85%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Graduate Software Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.59%) Regular Expression
2 6 (8.22%) .NET
3 4 (5.48%) Kafka
3 4 (5.48%) MLlib
4 3 (4.11%) CSS
4 3 (4.11%) HTML
5 2 (2.74%) Middleware
6 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.37%) D3.js
6 1 (1.37%) Qt
6 1 (1.37%) REST
6 1 (1.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.96%) Computer Science
3 7 (9.59%) Cyber Attack
3 7 (9.59%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 5 (6.85%) Virtual Team
5 4 (5.48%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.37%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.37%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.84%) Linux
2 15 (20.55%) Windows
3 11 (15.07%) Unix
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.37%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) Software Engineering
2 14 (19.18%) PRINCE2
3 13 (17.81%) Mentoring
4 12 (16.44%) Test Automation
5 11 (15.07%) Defect Management
5 11 (15.07%) Functional Testing
5 11 (15.07%) Non-Functional Testing
5 11 (15.07%) Scenario Testing
5 11 (15.07%) Software Testing
5 11 (15.07%) Test Management
5 11 (15.07%) Test Scripting
5 11 (15.07%) Test Strategy
6 9 (12.33%) Change Control
6 9 (12.33%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (12.33%) Open Source
6 9 (12.33%) Project Management
7 8 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.96%) ITIL
7 8 (10.96%) Malware Analysis
7 8 (10.96%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 34 (46.58%) C++
2 29 (39.73%) Java
3 26 (35.62%) Python
4 19 (26.03%) Bash Shell
5 15 (20.55%) SQL
6 12 (16.44%) Perl
7 11 (15.07%) PHP
8 9 (12.33%) PL/SQL
8 9 (12.33%) VB
9 7 (9.59%) C#
9 7 (9.59%) PowerShell
9 7 (9.59%) Ruby
10 4 (5.48%) Korn
10 4 (5.48%) Scala
11 2 (2.74%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.74%) Embedded C++
11 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.37%) Go
Qualifications
1 18 (24.66%) DV Cleared
1 18 (24.66%) Security Cleared
2 13 (17.81%) Degree
3 11 (15.07%) ISTQB
3 11 (15.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (8.22%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.85%) PMI Certification
5 5 (6.85%) PMP
6 4 (5.48%) CISSP
7 3 (4.11%) CCNA
7 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.11%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (4.11%) GIAC
7 3 (4.11%) Linux+ Certification
7 3 (4.11%) MCSE
7 3 (4.11%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (4.11%) SANS
7 3 (4.11%) Security+ Certification
7 3 (4.11%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.18%) QA
2 7 (9.59%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) NFS
1 3 (4.11%) Samba
1 3 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (12.33%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (5.48%) Kibana
3 3 (4.11%) Ansible
3 3 (4.11%) Nagios
3 3 (4.11%) Puppet
3 3 (4.11%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.37%) rkt
4 1 (1.37%) SCCM
4 1 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (16.44%) Red Hat
2 11 (15.07%) HP
3 10 (13.70%) Sun
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (5.48%) VMware
5 3 (4.11%) EMC
5 3 (4.11%) NetApp
5 3 (4.11%) Remedy
5 3 (4.11%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.74%) CyberSource
6 2 (2.74%) IBM
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle
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