The table below looks at the statistics for the C Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C Developer
Rank 784 757 783
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a C Developer 119 110 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 105 107 119
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £59,758 £95,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107824 100361 112041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87233 83342 95584
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

C Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

C Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C Developer
Salary Trend

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

C Developer Salary Trend in the UK

C Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C Developer over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 within the UK.

C Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

C Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 15 September 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
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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
England -26 108 £50,000 +25.00% 11
South East +3 44 £50,000 +25.00%
London -10 33 £57,379 -28.27% 4
West Sussex - 28 £45,000 -
Crawley - 24 £50,000 -
East of England -22 9 £40,000 - 3
West Midlands 0 8 £55,000 +107.54%
Wales +11 7 £36,000 -34.54% 2
Nottinghamshire +3 7 £28,500 -5.00%
Nottingham 0 7 £28,500 -5.00%
East Midlands -13 7 £28,500 -5.00%
South Wales - 7 £36,000 - 2
Warwickshire - 7 £55,000 -
Croydon -1 5 £55,000 +22.22%
Cambridgeshire -5 5 £37,500 -14.28% 3
Surrey -7 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Reigate -23 5 £50,000 +122.22%
Redhill - 5 £50,000 -
Horley - 5 £50,000 -
Hertfordshire -5 4 £40,000 -
Cambridge -7 4 £37,500 -25.00% 3
Edinburgh -8 4 - -
Watford -9 4 £40,000 -
Scotland -14 4 - - 1
Yorkshire -30 4 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Kent - 4 £47,500 -
Broadstairs - 4 £47,500 -
Bridgend - 4 £35,000 - 1
Brighton - 3 - -
Cwmbran - 3 £42,500 - 1

C Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited C Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 314 (100.00%) C
2 245 (78.03%) C++
3 159 (50.64%) Linux
4 92 (29.30%) SQL
5 84 (26.75%) Multithreading
6 83 (26.43%) Oracle
6 83 (26.43%) Java
7 82 (26.11%) Degree
8 81 (25.80%) UNIX
9 70 (22.29%) Windows
10 68 (21.66%) JavaScript
11 64 (20.38%) HTML
12 56 (17.83%) Assembly Language
13 53 (16.88%) XML
14 52 (16.56%) CSS
14 52 (16.56%) Computer Science
15 51 (16.24%) Software Engineering
16 48 (15.29%) JSP
16 48 (15.29%) CTI
16 48 (15.29%) Kalman Filter
17 44 (14.01%) Finance
18 43 (13.69%) Web Services
19 38 (12.10%) Manufacturing
19 38 (12.10%) Embedded C
20 37 (11.78%) Python
21 33 (10.51%) OO
22 32 (10.19%) Low Latency
23 31 (9.87%) SOAP
24 30 (9.55%) STL
24 30 (9.55%) Agile Software Development

C Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited C Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (1.91%) Tuxedo
2 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.32%) CMS
2 1 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (0.96%) Magento
2 1 (0.32%) BASE24
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (15.29%) CTI
2 29 (9.24%) Internet
2 29 (9.24%) HTTP
3 8 (2.55%) Intranet
4 5 (1.59%) SMS
5 4 (1.27%) Wireshark
5 4 (1.27%) tcpdump
6 3 (0.96%) IGMP
6 3 (0.96%) RTSP
7 2 (0.64%) VLAN
7 2 (0.64%) 4G
7 2 (0.64%) LTE
7 2 (0.64%) UMTS
7 2 (0.64%) DHCP
7 2 (0.64%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.64%) SNMP
7 2 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.64%) DNS
7 2 (0.64%) IPv4
7 2 (0.64%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.69%) Relational Database
2 20 (6.37%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.87%) Oracle Database
3 9 (2.87%) RDBMS
4 8 (2.55%) Informix
5 5 (1.59%) MySQL
5 5 (1.59%) DB2
6 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (4.78%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.91%) ClearCase
2 6 (1.91%) Subversion
3 3 (0.96%) ProC
4 2 (0.64%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.64%) CppUnit
4 2 (0.64%) Valgrind
4 2 (0.64%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.32%) GCC
5 1 (0.32%) GDB
5 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.32%) MSI
General
1 44 (14.01%) Finance
2 38 (12.10%) Manufacturing
3 24 (7.64%) Banking
4 14 (4.46%) Electronics
5 10 (3.18%) Front Office
5 10 (3.18%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.55%) Avionics
6 8 (2.55%) Games
7 7 (2.23%) Retail
8 6 (1.91%) Advertising
9 5 (1.59%) Marketing
10 4 (1.27%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.96%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.64%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.32%) Back Office
13 1 (0.32%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (20.38%) HTML
2 53 (16.88%) XML
3 52 (16.56%) CSS
4 48 (15.29%) JSP
5 43 (13.69%) Web Services
6 31 (9.87%) SOAP
7 30 (9.55%) STL
8 25 (7.96%) RESTful
9 23 (7.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 20 (6.37%) .NET
11 10 (3.18%) MFC
12 9 (2.87%) ASP.NET
12 9 (2.87%) Qt
13 6 (1.91%) .NET Framework
13 6 (1.91%) Spring
13 6 (1.91%) OpenGL
13 6 (1.91%) REST
14 5 (1.59%) JMS
14 5 (1.59%) Swing
14 5 (1.59%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.56%) Computer Science
2 29 (9.24%) Device Driver
3 25 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (6.05%) Embedded Systems
5 16 (5.10%) Fixed Income
6 13 (4.14%) Mathematics
7 11 (3.50%) Physics
8 10 (3.18%) Equities
9 8 (2.55%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.91%) Derivative
10 6 (1.91%) Grid Computing
10 6 (1.91%) Firmware
11 4 (1.27%) SCADA
11 4 (1.27%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.96%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.96%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (0.96%) Streaming Video
12 3 (0.96%) MPEG
12 3 (0.96%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 159 (50.64%) Linux
2 81 (25.80%) UNIX
3 70 (22.29%) Windows
4 11 (3.50%) AIX
5 8 (2.55%) HPUX
5 8 (2.55%) Android
5 8 (2.55%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.91%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (1.59%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (1.27%) CentOS
8 4 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.27%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.27%) Fedora
9 3 (0.96%) Solaris
9 3 (0.96%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (26.75%) Multithreading
2 51 (16.24%) Software Engineering
3 48 (15.29%) Kalman Filter
4 33 (10.51%) OO
5 32 (10.19%) Low Latency
6 30 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (6.05%) OOP
8 18 (5.73%) Validation
9 16 (5.10%) Algorithmic Trading
9 16 (5.10%) Reverse Engineering
9 16 (5.10%) Mentoring
10 14 (4.46%) Unit Testing
11 11 (3.50%) TDD
11 11 (3.50%) OOD
12 10 (3.18%) Scrum
12 10 (3.18%) Electronic Trading
13 7 (2.23%) Configuration Management
14 6 (1.91%) MVC
14 6 (1.91%) Waterfall
15 5 (1.59%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 314 (100.00%) C
2 245 (78.03%) C++
3 92 (29.30%) SQL
4 83 (26.43%) Java
5 68 (21.66%) JavaScript
6 56 (17.83%) Assembly Language
7 38 (12.10%) Embedded C
8 37 (11.78%) Python
9 27 (8.60%) C#
10 25 (7.96%) Bash Shell
11 23 (7.32%) Shell Script
12 18 (5.73%) Perl
13 15 (4.78%) Embedded C++
14 14 (4.46%) Lua
15 12 (3.82%) PHP
16 6 (1.91%) PL/SQL
17 5 (1.59%) Objective-C
17 5 (1.59%) Korn
18 2 (0.64%) Ruby
19 1 (0.32%) Ada
Qualifications
1 82 (26.11%) Degree
2 8 (2.55%) PhD
3 5 (1.59%) CCA
3 5 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.91%) QA
2 3 (0.96%) JTAG
3 1 (0.32%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (1.27%) Snort
2 2 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.59%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 83 (26.43%) Oracle
2 23 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.23%) Perforce
4 4 (1.27%) HP
4 4 (1.27%) Dell
5 3 (0.96%) JD Edwards
5 3 (0.96%) SAP
5 3 (0.96%) Twitter
6 2 (0.64%) VMware
6 2 (0.64%) Coverity
6 2 (0.64%) Reuters
7 1 (0.32%) Adobe
7 1 (0.32%) VeriFone
7 1 (0.32%) Wincor Nixdorf
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