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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C Developer
Rank 819 763 756
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a C Developer 73 167 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 60 137 119
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £33,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £78,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015 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 31 July 2015. 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 -72 73 £45,000 -10.00% 13
South East -27 40 £45,000 -2.70% 6
East of England +7 15 £42,500 +9.67% 1
East Sussex +30 12 £40,000 -
Hampshire +5 11 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Brighton +26 10 - -
Cambridgeshire +15 10 £65,000 +73.33%
London -21 10 £50,000 -16.32% 3
Basingstoke +22 6 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Cambridge +12 6 £65,000 +73.33%
Surrey +17 5 £50,000 - 2
Reading +7 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Watford +4 5 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire +4 5 £50,000 +42.85%
South West -9 5 £38,500 +28.33% 1
Hertfordshire -11 5 £40,000 - 1
Peterborough +2 4 £42,500 +13.33%
Bristol - 4 £38,250 - 1
Kent +4 3 £40,000 -15.78%
Milton Keynes - 3 £45,000 -
Dartford - 3 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £45,000 -
Woking - 3 £47,500 -
Farnborough - 2 £45,000 -
Lewes - 2 £40,000 -
Leatherhead - 2 £52,500 - 1
Manchester - 2 £38,500 -
North West - 2 £38,500 -
Oxfordshire +10 1 £40,000 +45.45% 1
East Midlands -4 1 £37,500 +31.57%

C Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 136 (100.00%) C
2 80 (58.82%) C++
3 60 (44.12%) Linux
4 46 (33.82%) Python
5 44 (32.35%) Windows
6 42 (30.88%) Degree
7 39 (28.68%) Software Engineering
8 32 (23.53%) UNIX
9 29 (21.32%) Embedded C
10 27 (19.85%) Computer Science
11 23 (16.91%) Manufacturing
11 23 (16.91%) TCP/IP
11 23 (16.91%) Bash Shell
12 22 (16.18%) XML
12 22 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (14.71%) SQL
13 20 (14.71%) Multithreading
14 19 (13.97%) Unit Testing
14 19 (13.97%) Electronics
15 18 (13.24%) Visual Studio
16 17 (12.50%) C#
16 17 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
17 16 (11.76%) Mathematics
17 16 (11.76%) Lua
17 16 (11.76%) Java
18 14 (10.29%) MySQL
18 14 (10.29%) SQL Server
18 14 (10.29%) Assembly Language
19 13 (9.56%) STL
19 13 (9.56%) Finance

C Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (2.21%) Apache
2 2 (1.47%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.47%) nginx
2 2 (1.47%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.74%) Zope
Applications
1 7 (5.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.21%) SaaS
2 2 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (16.91%) TCP/IP
2 11 (8.09%) RFID
3 4 (2.94%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.47%) VPN
4 2 (1.47%) SSL
4 2 (1.47%) IPv4
4 2 (1.47%) IPv6
5 1 (0.74%) CTI
5 1 (0.74%) Modbus
5 1 (0.74%) LDAP
5 1 (0.74%) SMS
5 1 (0.74%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.29%) MySQL
1 14 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.35%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.68%) Big Data
4 4 (2.94%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.47%) Informix
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.47%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (13.24%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.21%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.21%) ProC
4 2 (1.47%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.47%) Subversion
5 1 (0.74%) Maven
5 1 (0.74%) NUnit
5 1 (0.74%) GCC
5 1 (0.74%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.74%) GoogleTest
General
1 23 (16.91%) Manufacturing
2 19 (13.97%) Electronics
3 13 (9.56%) Finance
4 5 (3.68%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.94%) Banking
6 3 (2.21%) Automotive
7 2 (1.47%) Retail
7 2 (1.47%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.74%) Marketing
8 1 (0.74%) Law
8 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.18%) XML
2 13 (9.56%) STL
3 8 (5.88%) HTML
4 7 (5.15%) .NET
5 6 (4.41%) CSS
6 5 (3.68%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.94%) HTML5
7 4 (2.94%) XSLT
7 4 (2.94%) SOAP
8 3 (2.21%) Web Services
9 2 (1.47%) Qt
9 2 (1.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.74%) RESTful
10 1 (0.74%) Java EE
10 1 (0.74%) JSON
10 1 (0.74%) WCF
10 1 (0.74%) WPF
10 1 (0.74%) jQuery
10 1 (0.74%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.85%) Computer Science
2 17 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (11.76%) Mathematics
4 13 (9.56%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.15%) Physics
6 3 (2.21%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.21%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.21%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.21%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.47%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.47%) CMDB
7 2 (1.47%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.47%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.74%) Clustering
8 1 (0.74%) Derivative
8 1 (0.74%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.74%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 60 (44.12%) Linux
2 44 (32.35%) Windows
3 32 (23.53%) UNIX
4 6 (4.41%) Android
5 5 (3.68%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.68%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.21%) SUSE
6 3 (2.21%) Debian
6 3 (2.21%) AIX
6 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.47%) HPUX
8 1 (0.74%) Solaris
8 1 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.74%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (28.68%) Software Engineering
2 22 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (14.71%) Multithreading
4 19 (13.97%) Unit Testing
5 11 (8.09%) OO
6 7 (5.15%) OOD
6 7 (5.15%) SDLC
7 6 (4.41%) Workflow
7 6 (4.41%) Video Processing
8 4 (2.94%) Asset Management
8 4 (2.94%) Content Management
8 4 (2.94%) UML
8 4 (2.94%) OOP
8 4 (2.94%) CAD
8 4 (2.94%) Low Latency
9 3 (2.21%) Image Processing
9 3 (2.21%) Software Architecture
9 3 (2.21%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.21%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.21%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 136 (100.00%) C
2 80 (58.82%) C++
3 46 (33.82%) Python
4 29 (21.32%) Embedded C
5 23 (16.91%) Bash Shell
6 20 (14.71%) SQL
7 17 (12.50%) C#
8 16 (11.76%) Java
8 16 (11.76%) Lua
9 14 (10.29%) Assembly Language
10 13 (9.56%) MATLAB
11 10 (7.35%) Shell Script
12 6 (4.41%) Embedded C++
12 6 (4.41%) JavaScript
13 5 (3.68%) Objective-C
14 4 (2.94%) Fortran
14 4 (2.94%) Perl
15 3 (2.21%) Scala
16 2 (1.47%) PHP
16 2 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (30.88%) Degree
2 8 (5.88%) PhD
3 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.47%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 11 (8.09%) EMC
2 10 (7.35%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.41%) Oracle
4 3 (2.21%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.74%) Green Hills
5 1 (0.74%) i2
5 1 (0.74%) SAP
5 1 (0.74%) HP
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