The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C Programmer
Rank 883 879 862
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a C Programmer 10 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.029% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.031% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 8 29 17
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £36,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%

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
107809 104785 105042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.70% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 89260 86303 89863
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 November 2014 within the UK.

C Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

C Programmer
Top 8 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 21 November 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 -39 9 £60,000 +50.00% 2
London -19 7 £65,000 +30.00% 1
City of London +28 2 £60,000 +118.18% 1
South East -15 1 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £37,500 - 1
Docklands, London - 1 £60,001 -
Hampshire - 1 £42,500 -

C Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 22 (100.00%) C
2 16 (72.73%) Degree
3 13 (59.09%) Linux
4 12 (54.55%) C++
5 11 (50.00%) SQL
6 9 (40.91%) UNIX
7 8 (36.36%) Windows
8 7 (31.82%) Data Structures
8 7 (31.82%) Algorithms
8 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
8 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 6 (27.27%) XML
10 5 (22.73%) MySQL
10 5 (22.73%) Finance
10 5 (22.73%) Objective-C
11 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
11 4 (18.18%) Java
12 3 (13.64%) HTML
12 3 (13.64%) Analytics
12 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (9.09%) HTML5
13 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
13 2 (9.09%) Perl
13 2 (9.09%) CSS
13 2 (9.09%) Oracle
14 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
14 1 (4.55%) Web Services
14 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
14 1 (4.55%) VB

C Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) CPLEX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) MySQL
3 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Informix
4 1 (4.55%) HBase
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.55%) ProC
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) HTML5
3 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) MFC
4 1 (4.55%) XHTML
4 1 (4.55%) CGI
4 1 (4.55%) CSS3
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Data Structures
1 7 (31.82%) Algorithms
2 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Tandem
3 1 (4.55%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) UNIX
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
2 3 (13.64%) Analytics
2 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.55%) Project Management
3 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
3 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C
2 12 (54.55%) C++
3 11 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
5 5 (22.73%) Objective-C
6 4 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (9.09%) Perl
8 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.55%) VB
8 1 (4.55%) C#
8 1 (4.55%) VC++
8 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.55%) R
8 1 (4.55%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Twitter
2 1 (4.55%) Perforce
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