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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C Developer
Rank 823 769 757
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a C Developer 70 138 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 60 116 113
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +21.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,758 £80,000
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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -56 69 £45,000 -10.00% 12
South East -10 33 £42,500 -10.52% 5
East of England +9 20 £65,000 +73.33% 5
Cambridge +21 11 £65,000 +73.33% 5
Cambridgeshire +17 11 £65,000 +73.33% 5
Hampshire +11 11 £42,500 - 4
Watford -3 9 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire -3 9 £40,000 -
London -17 9 £51,250 -6.81% 1
East Sussex +21 8 £40,000 -
Basingstoke +28 7 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Brighton +21 7 - -
Berkshire +15 7 £45,000 +12.50%
Reading +5 7 £45,000 +20.00%
South West -20 4 £38,250 +36.60%
Surrey +2 3 £50,000 - 1
Kent 0 3 £40,000 -15.78%
Dartford - 3 £40,000 -
Bristol - 3 £38,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £51,250 -
Woking - 2 £48,750 -
Oxfordshire +3 1 £40,000 +45.45%
Torfaen 0 1 £32,500 -23.52%
Cwmbran -1 1 £32,500 -23.52%
Wales -6 1 £32,500 -9.72%
East Midlands -9 1 £37,500 +31.57%
Nottingham -12 1 £37,500 +31.57%
South Wales -13 1 £32,500 -9.72%
Nottinghamshire -18 1 £37,500 +31.57%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £50,000 -

C Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 134 (100.00%) C
2 67 (50.00%) C++
3 64 (47.76%) Linux
4 43 (32.09%) Windows
5 40 (29.85%) Python
5 40 (29.85%) Degree
6 34 (25.37%) Software Engineering
7 31 (23.13%) XML
8 29 (21.64%) UNIX
8 29 (21.64%) Embedded C
8 29 (21.64%) Computer Science
9 25 (18.66%) Bash Shell
9 25 (18.66%) TCP/IP
9 25 (18.66%) SQL
9 25 (18.66%) Manufacturing
10 21 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (14.93%) SQL Server
11 20 (14.93%) MySQL
11 20 (14.93%) Multithreading
12 19 (14.18%) Unit Testing
12 19 (14.18%) Embedded Systems
13 18 (13.43%) Relational Database
14 17 (12.69%) Lua
14 17 (12.69%) Visual Studio
14 17 (12.69%) Finance
15 16 (11.94%) C#
16 15 (11.19%) Mathematics
16 15 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (10.45%) Assembly Language
17 14 (10.45%) Electronics

C Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (2.99%) Apache
2 3 (2.24%) nginx
2 3 (2.24%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.75%) Zope
Applications
1 7 (5.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.24%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (18.66%) TCP/IP
2 11 (8.21%) RFID
3 6 (4.48%) Ethernet
4 3 (2.24%) SSL
5 2 (1.49%) IPv4
5 2 (1.49%) IPv6
5 2 (1.49%) VPN
6 1 (0.75%) LDAP
6 1 (0.75%) SMS
6 1 (0.75%) VoIP
6 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.75%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.93%) MySQL
1 20 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.43%) Relational Database
3 6 (4.48%) RDBMS
3 6 (4.48%) Informix
4 3 (2.24%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.49%) Big Data
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (12.69%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.73%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.49%) ProC
3 2 (1.49%) Subversion
4 1 (0.75%) Maven
4 1 (0.75%) NUnit
4 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.75%) GCC
4 1 (0.75%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.75%) GoogleTest
General
1 25 (18.66%) Manufacturing
2 17 (12.69%) Finance
3 14 (10.45%) Electronics
4 8 (5.97%) Banking
5 7 (5.22%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.49%) Automotive
7 1 (0.75%) Law
7 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.75%) Retail
7 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (23.13%) XML
2 12 (8.96%) STL
3 11 (8.21%) HTML
4 8 (5.97%) .NET
5 7 (5.22%) SOAP
6 6 (4.48%) .NET Framework
7 5 (3.73%) CSS
8 4 (2.99%) Web Services
8 4 (2.99%) XSLT
8 4 (2.99%) HTML5
9 2 (1.49%) Qt
10 1 (0.75%) RESTful
10 1 (0.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.75%) JSON
10 1 (0.75%) WCF
10 1 (0.75%) WPF
10 1 (0.75%) jQuery
10 1 (0.75%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.75%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.64%) Computer Science
2 19 (14.18%) Embedded Systems
3 15 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (11.19%) Mathematics
4 8 (5.97%) Physics
5 3 (2.24%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.24%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.24%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.24%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.49%) Derivative
6 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.49%) CMDB
6 2 (1.49%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.49%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.75%) Clustering
7 1 (0.75%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.75%) DTV
7 1 (0.75%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 64 (47.76%) Linux
2 43 (32.09%) Windows
3 29 (21.64%) UNIX
4 6 (4.48%) SUSE
4 6 (4.48%) Debian
4 6 (4.48%) AIX
4 6 (4.48%) HPUX
4 6 (4.48%) Android
4 6 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.73%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.73%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.75%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.75%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.37%) Software Engineering
2 21 (15.67%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (14.93%) Multithreading
4 19 (14.18%) Unit Testing
5 9 (6.72%) OO
6 7 (5.22%) OOD
6 7 (5.22%) SDLC
7 6 (4.48%) Workflow
7 6 (4.48%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (3.73%) Video Processing
8 5 (3.73%) CAD
8 5 (3.73%) Low Latency
9 4 (2.99%) E-Commerce
9 4 (2.99%) Asset Management
9 4 (2.99%) Content Management
10 3 (2.24%) UML
10 3 (2.24%) TDD
11 2 (1.49%) Problem Management
11 2 (1.49%) OOP
11 2 (1.49%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 134 (100.00%) C
2 67 (50.00%) C++
3 40 (29.85%) Python
4 29 (21.64%) Embedded C
5 25 (18.66%) SQL
5 25 (18.66%) Bash Shell
6 17 (12.69%) Lua
7 16 (11.94%) C#
8 14 (10.45%) Assembly Language
8 14 (10.45%) Shell Script
9 8 (5.97%) Objective-C
9 8 (5.97%) Java
9 8 (5.97%) Perl
10 6 (4.48%) MATLAB
10 6 (4.48%) Embedded C++
11 5 (3.73%) Fortran
11 5 (3.73%) JavaScript
12 3 (2.24%) PHP
13 2 (1.49%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (29.85%) Degree
2 9 (6.72%) PhD
3 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.73%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.48%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (2.24%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 11 (8.21%) EMC
2 9 (6.72%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.97%) Oracle
4 6 (4.48%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.75%) Green Hills
5 1 (0.75%) i2
5 1 (0.75%) SAP
5 1 (0.75%) HP
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days Hol
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
OHO Group
Salary: £30k - 60k per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Hook
OHO Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago