The first table below looks at the demand for the C Programmer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C Programmer
Rank 916 843 877
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a C Programmer 19 45 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.040% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.042% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 26
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £28,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,300 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £30,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -36.84%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115980 107065 119193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.69% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94004 89146 102136
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

C Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

C Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C Programmer
Salary Trend

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

C Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

C Programmer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C Programmer over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 within the UK.

C Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

C Programmer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -62 19 £40,000 +8.10% 1
East of England - 12 £40,000 - 1
Watford - 12 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 12 £40,000 - 1
South East - 5 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £45,000 -
Sittingbourne - 1 £40,000 -
Southampton - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 -
Middlesbrough - 1 £35,000 -
Kent - 1 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -

C Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 48 (100.00%) C
2 35 (72.92%) UNIX
3 33 (68.75%) Linux
3 33 (68.75%) Degree
4 26 (54.17%) Python
5 25 (52.08%) Finance
6 24 (50.00%) Computer Science
7 22 (45.83%) Informix
7 22 (45.83%) AIX
7 22 (45.83%) Oracle
8 21 (43.75%) XML
8 21 (43.75%) Perl
8 21 (43.75%) RDBMS
8 21 (43.75%) Shell Script
8 21 (43.75%) Relational Database
9 20 (41.67%) HPUX
9 20 (41.67%) HTML
10 14 (29.17%) Banking
11 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
11 11 (22.92%) C++
11 11 (22.92%) Embedded C
12 9 (18.75%) Electronics
13 7 (14.58%) HP
13 7 (14.58%) Windows
13 7 (14.58%) Java
13 7 (14.58%) SQL
14 6 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
15 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
15 5 (10.42%) PHP
15 5 (10.42%) Ingres

C Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 (2.08%) Tuxedo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Internet
2 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (45.83%) Informix
2 21 (43.75%) RDBMS
2 21 (43.75%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.42%) Ingres
4 4 (8.33%) MySQL
5 1 (2.08%) Adabas
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) ProC
General
1 25 (52.08%) Finance
2 14 (29.17%) Banking
3 9 (18.75%) Electronics
4 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (43.75%) XML
2 20 (41.67%) HTML
3 2 (4.17%) .NET
3 2 (4.17%) STL
3 2 (4.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (2.08%) Java EE
4 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (10.42%) Firmware
4 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.08%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (72.92%) UNIX
2 33 (68.75%) Linux
3 22 (45.83%) AIX
4 20 (41.67%) HPUX
5 7 (14.58%) Windows
6 2 (4.17%) Solaris
7 1 (2.08%) Android
7 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Software Engineering
2 2 (4.17%) Project Management
2 2 (4.17%) Multithreading
2 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.08%) Low Latency
3 1 (2.08%) Android Development
3 1 (2.08%) iOS Development
3 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.08%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (2.08%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 48 (100.00%) C
2 26 (54.17%) Python
3 21 (43.75%) Shell Script
3 21 (43.75%) Perl
4 11 (22.92%) C++
4 11 (22.92%) Embedded C
5 7 (14.58%) Java
5 7 (14.58%) SQL
6 5 (10.42%) PHP
6 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.42%) Assembly Language
7 3 (6.25%) C#
8 2 (4.17%) VB
8 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.08%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 33 (68.75%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Oracle
2 7 (14.58%) HP
3 2 (4.17%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.08%) Software AG
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.08%) Perforce
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
Posted: Yesterday