The table below looks at the statistics for the C Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C Programmer
Rank 877 830 865
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a C Programmer 3 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.003% 0.027% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.029% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 9
Average salary £70,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £33,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £92,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +40.35%
C Programmer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99490 94619 104632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81521 79375 89786
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

C Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C Programmer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

C Programmer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C Programmer across the England region.

C Programmer Salary Trend in England

C Programmer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

C Programmer Salary Histogram in England

C Programmer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -12 3 £70,000 -3.44%
C Programmer
UK

C Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited C Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C Programmer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) C
2 16 (80.00%) Linux
3 13 (65.00%) Degree
4 12 (60.00%) SQL
5 10 (50.00%) XML
6 9 (45.00%) UNIX
7 8 (40.00%) Windows
8 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (35.00%) C++
8 7 (35.00%) Finance
8 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
9 6 (30.00%) Objective-C
9 6 (30.00%) HTML
10 5 (25.00%) Java
10 5 (25.00%) MySQL
10 5 (25.00%) Oracle
10 5 (25.00%) Informix
10 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
10 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
11 4 (20.00%) AIX
11 4 (20.00%) Perl
11 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
12 3 (15.00%) HPUX
12 3 (15.00%) Python
12 3 (15.00%) HTML5
12 3 (15.00%) Data Structures
12 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
12 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development

C Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited C Programmer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Tuxedo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) MySQL
2 5 (25.00%) Informix
3 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.00%) Ingres
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) ProC
1 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) JSON
4 2 (10.00%) CGI
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) Web Services
5 1 (5.00%) CSS3
5 1 (5.00%) Spring
5 1 (5.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.00%) Tandem
3 2 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) UNIX
3 8 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (20.00%) AIX
5 3 (15.00%) HPUX
6 2 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.00%) Solaris
7 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.00%) Android
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) C++
4 6 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 6 (30.00%) Objective-C
5 5 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (20.00%) Perl
7 3 (15.00%) Python
8 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Perforce
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft