Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

C
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 62 60
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2 +41
Permanent jobs citing C 450 560 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 4.00% 4.62% 4.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.31% 8.30% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 369 491 517
Thames Valley median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £28,006
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £79,250
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 the Thames Valley with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Thames Valley
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 6,157 6,746 7,305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 54.67% 55.60% 49.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5,354 5,816 6,304
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £30,825 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

C
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

Job postings citing C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley.

Job vacancy trend for C in the Thames Valley

C
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Salary trend for C in the Thames Valley

C
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for C in the Thames Valley

C
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C within the Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Berkshire +15 288 £51,500 +14.44% 33
Oxfordshire -29 119 £55,000 +4.76% 48
Buckinghamshire -10 44 £40,000 +6.67% 25
C
South East

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for C.

1 220 (48.89%) C++
2 165 (36.67%) Python
3 163 (36.22%) Software Engineering
4 150 (33.33%) C#
5 134 (29.78%) Java
6 130 (28.89%) Linux
7 116 (25.78%) SQL
8 108 (24.00%) Degree
9 83 (18.44%) Multithreading
10 76 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
11 75 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 64 (14.22%) Computer Science
13 55 (12.22%) Algorithms
13 55 (12.22%) SDLC
14 53 (11.78%) Artificial Intelligence
15 52 (11.56%) JavaScript
16 49 (10.89%) Windows
16 49 (10.89%) Mathematics
17 47 (10.44%) Machine Learning
17 47 (10.44%) Firmware
18 45 (10.00%) PhD
19 44 (9.78%) Deep Learning
20 43 (9.56%) Cybersecurity
20 43 (9.56%) Visual Studio
20 43 (9.56%) TDD
21 42 (9.33%) Problem-Solving
22 41 (9.11%) Computer Vision
23 40 (8.89%) Natural Language Processing
24 39 (8.67%) Security Cleared
24 39 (8.67%) Biology

C
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 18 (4.00%) Apache Spark
2 15 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (2.22%) Confluence
4 8 (1.78%) nginx
5 6 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (0.89%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.89%) WordPress
7 3 (0.67%) Drupal
7 3 (0.67%) Liferay
7 3 (0.67%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.44%) CMS
9 1 (0.22%) Apache
9 1 (0.22%) Ethereum
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (3.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.89%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.67%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.67%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (0.67%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.22%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.22%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.11%) GitHub
4 5 (1.11%) SaaS
5 4 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.89%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.44%) IaaS
6 2 (0.44%) Office 365
6 2 (0.44%) Serverless
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.22%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.67%) Bluetooth
2 15 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
3 14 (3.11%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.89%) RFID
5 12 (2.67%) Wireless
6 11 (2.44%) Internet
7 10 (2.22%) LTE
8 8 (1.78%) SNMP
9 7 (1.56%) Ethernet
10 6 (1.33%) RS-232
10 6 (1.33%) UMTS
10 6 (1.33%) WiMAX
11 4 (0.89%) 5G
11 4 (0.89%) Intranet
11 4 (0.89%) Network Security
12 3 (0.67%) 3G
12 3 (0.67%) 4G
12 3 (0.67%) DNS
12 3 (0.67%) Firewall
12 3 (0.67%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (8.67%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.89%) Big Data
3 21 (4.67%) Oracle Database
4 19 (4.22%) Hadoop
5 14 (3.11%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.89%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.44%) Redis
8 10 (2.22%) Apache Hive
8 10 (2.22%) Impala
8 10 (2.22%) MySQL
8 10 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (2.22%) RDBMS
9 9 (2.00%) HBase
10 5 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (0.89%) CouchDB
11 4 (0.89%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
13 2 (0.44%) Blockchain
13 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (9.56%) Visual Studio
2 37 (8.22%) Git (software)
3 18 (4.00%) JIRA
4 17 (3.78%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.00%) WiX
6 8 (1.78%) Bitbucket
7 7 (1.56%) Subversion
8 5 (1.11%) TeamCity
9 4 (0.89%) Grunt
9 4 (0.89%) gulp
10 3 (0.67%) Babel
10 3 (0.67%) GDB
10 3 (0.67%) Xcode
11 2 (0.44%) JUnit
11 2 (0.44%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.44%) Mockito
11 2 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.44%) Redmine
11 2 (0.44%) Selenium
12 1 (0.22%) SpecFlow
General
1 38 (8.44%) Electronics
2 29 (6.44%) Finance
3 24 (5.33%) Automotive
4 21 (4.67%) Telecoms
5 18 (4.00%) Marketing
6 13 (2.89%) Retail
7 9 (2.00%) Advertising
8 6 (1.33%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.33%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.44%) Banking
10 2 (0.44%) Law
11 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 148 (32.89%) Software Engineer
2 110 (24.44%) Developer
3 63 (14.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 52 (11.56%) Software Developer
5 47 (10.44%) Senior Software Engineer
6 33 (7.33%) Graduate
7 32 (7.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 28 (6.22%) C++ Developer
8 28 (6.22%) Firmware Engineer
9 25 (5.56%) Analyst
9 25 (5.56%) C++ Software Developer
10 23 (5.11%) Python Developer
11 22 (4.89%) Embedded Engineer
11 22 (4.89%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 19 (4.22%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 16 (3.56%) DBA
13 16 (3.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 16 (3.56%) Java Developer
13 16 (3.56%) SQL DBA
14 14 (3.11%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (8.89%) Natural Language Processing
2 39 (8.67%) STL
2 39 (8.67%) TensorFlow
3 37 (8.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 35 (7.78%) COM
4 35 (7.78%) MFC
5 26 (5.78%) HTML
6 24 (5.33%) .NET
7 17 (3.78%) CSS
8 14 (3.11%) XML
9 13 (2.89%) .NET Framework
9 13 (2.89%) AngularJS
10 12 (2.67%) Twisted
11 11 (2.44%) Web Services
12 9 (2.00%) Ajax
12 9 (2.00%) Celery
12 9 (2.00%) RESTful
12 9 (2.00%) SQLAlchemy
12 9 (2.00%) wxWidgets
13 8 (1.78%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 64 (14.22%) Computer Science
2 55 (12.22%) Algorithms
3 28 (6.22%) Embedded Systems
4 24 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (4.00%) Robotics
6 15 (3.33%) User Experience
7 9 (2.00%) Driving Licence
8 8 (1.78%) Device Driver
8 8 (1.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 8 (1.78%) VHDL
9 7 (1.56%) CAN bus
10 6 (1.33%) Fintech
11 5 (1.11%) Internet of Things
12 4 (0.89%) ASIC
12 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.89%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.89%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.67%) EPoS
13 3 (0.67%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.67%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 130 (28.89%) Linux
2 49 (10.89%) Windows
3 19 (4.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (3.78%) Unix
5 13 (2.89%) Android
5 13 (2.89%) Apple iOS
6 10 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
7 9 (2.00%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.89%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.89%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.44%) OpenVMS
10 2 (0.44%) VMS
11 1 (0.22%) FreeRTOS
11 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.22%) Robot Operating System
11 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (36.22%) Software Engineering
2 83 (18.44%) Multithreading
3 76 (16.89%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (12.22%) SDLC
5 53 (11.78%) Artificial Intelligence
6 49 (10.89%) Mathematics
7 47 (10.44%) Machine Learning
8 44 (9.78%) Deep Learning
9 43 (9.56%) Cybersecurity
9 43 (9.56%) TDD
10 42 (9.33%) Problem-Solving
11 41 (9.11%) Computer Vision
12 39 (8.67%) Bayesian Methods
12 39 (8.67%) Biology
12 39 (8.67%) Computational Biology
12 39 (8.67%) Computational Linguistics
12 39 (8.67%) Distributed Algorithms
12 39 (8.67%) Probabilistic Modelling
12 39 (8.67%) Reinforcement Learning
13 35 (7.78%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 220 (48.89%) C++
2 165 (36.67%) Python
3 150 (33.33%) C#
4 134 (29.78%) Java
5 116 (25.78%) SQL
6 52 (11.56%) JavaScript
7 30 (6.67%) Embedded C
8 24 (5.33%) Bash Shell
9 21 (4.67%) Go
10 17 (3.78%) Embedded C++
11 11 (2.44%) Ruby
12 10 (2.22%) Assembly Language
13 9 (2.00%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.78%) MATLAB
15 7 (1.56%) PHP
16 6 (1.33%) Java 8
16 6 (1.33%) VB.NET
17 5 (1.11%) Objective-C
17 5 (1.11%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 108 (24.00%) Degree
2 45 (10.00%) PhD
3 39 (8.67%) MPhil
3 39 (8.67%) Security Cleared
4 30 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 8 (1.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (1.56%) CEH
6 7 (1.56%) GIAC
7 6 (1.33%) SC Cleared
8 5 (1.11%) OSCP
9 4 (0.89%) CCNA
9 4 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.89%) CISSP
9 4 (0.89%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (0.89%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.89%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.67%) ACCA
10 3 (0.67%) CIMA
10 3 (0.67%) MCSE
10 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.89%) GDPR
2 3 (0.67%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.67%) JTAG
3 2 (0.44%) PMO
3 2 (0.44%) SLA
4 1 (0.22%) QA
System Software
1 47 (10.44%) Firmware
2 16 (3.56%) Docker
3 15 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (2.00%) Apache Flume
4 9 (2.00%) HDFS
4 9 (2.00%) vSphere
5 7 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.44%) NFS
6 2 (0.44%) Samba
6 2 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.44%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 24 (5.33%) Puppet
2 14 (3.11%) Ansible
3 12 (2.67%) Kibana
4 9 (2.00%) HAProxy
5 5 (1.11%) Defensics
5 5 (1.11%) Nessus
5 5 (1.11%) Nexpose
5 5 (1.11%) Nmap
5 5 (1.11%) OpenVAS
6 4 (0.89%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.67%) Nagios
7 3 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.67%) Terraform
8 2 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.44%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.22%) Consul
9 1 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.22%) Icinga
9 1 (0.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 75 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.11%) Oracle
3 19 (4.22%) Atlassian
3 19 (4.22%) Red Hat
4 9 (2.00%) VMware
5 8 (1.78%) Cloudera
6 7 (1.56%) Sage
7 6 (1.33%) Assembla
7 6 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.11%) Codenomicon
9 4 (0.89%) Adobe
9 4 (0.89%) Google
9 4 (0.89%) IBM
9 4 (0.89%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.67%) EMC
10 3 (0.67%) Informatica
10 3 (0.67%) Riverbed
10 3 (0.67%) SAP
11 2 (0.44%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.44%) Xilinx