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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C Programmer
Rank 862 887 860
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a C Programmer 29 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.008% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.008% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 29 7 24
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
102603 109261 101023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.49% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 85657 88395 83850
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 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015 within the UK.

C Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

C Programmer
Top 17 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 3 September 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 +41 28 £40,000 - 6
East of England - 20 £40,000 - 1
Watford - 20 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 20 £40,000 - 1
Basingstoke +27 3 £35,500 -11.25% 1
Hampshire +25 3 £35,500 -11.25% 2
London +14 3 £62,500 -21.87% 3
South East +3 3 £35,500 -11.25% 2
Ealing - 3 £62,500 - 2
Scotland +7 1 £50,000 +11.11%
South West - 1 £38,500 -
Manchester - 1 £34,500 -
Verwood - 1 £38,500 -
Livingston - 1 £50,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £50,000 -
North West - 1 £34,500 -
Dorset - 1 £38,500 -

C Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) C
2 41 (93.18%) Linux
3 31 (70.45%) UNIX
4 28 (63.64%) Degree
5 26 (59.09%) Software Engineering
6 24 (54.55%) XML
7 23 (52.27%) Finance
7 23 (52.27%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (45.45%) Shell Script
9 17 (38.64%) Python
9 17 (38.64%) Windows
10 16 (36.36%) C++
10 16 (36.36%) HTML
10 16 (36.36%) Oracle
10 16 (36.36%) Computer Science
10 16 (36.36%) Relational Database
11 15 (34.09%) RDBMS
11 15 (34.09%) Perl
11 15 (34.09%) AIX
11 15 (34.09%) HPUX
11 15 (34.09%) Informix
12 14 (31.82%) SQL
13 11 (25.00%) Objective-C
13 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (20.45%) Banking
15 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
15 8 (18.18%) MySQL
16 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
16 5 (11.36%) .NET
16 5 (11.36%) C#

C Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.82%) Network Security
3 1 (2.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 15 (34.09%) Informix
2 15 (34.09%) RDBMS
3 8 (18.18%) MySQL
3 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) SpecFlow
2 2 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.27%) Maven
General
1 23 (52.27%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Automotive
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (54.55%) XML
2 16 (36.36%) HTML
3 5 (11.36%) .NET
4 4 (9.09%) WPF
5 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (6.82%) Web Services
5 3 (6.82%) WCF
5 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.82%) COM
6 1 (2.27%) Servlets
6 1 (2.27%) SOAP
6 1 (2.27%) STL
6 1 (2.27%) MFC
6 1 (2.27%) JMS
6 1 (2.27%) WSDL
6 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.27%) WinForms
6 1 (2.27%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.27%) Spring
6 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (52.27%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (36.36%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (6.82%) Visualisation
4 3 (6.82%) BYOD
5 2 (4.55%) Raspberry Pi
5 2 (4.55%) Arduino
5 2 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.27%) Biometrics
6 1 (2.27%) Tandem
6 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 41 (93.18%) Linux
2 31 (70.45%) UNIX
3 17 (38.64%) Windows
4 15 (34.09%) AIX
4 15 (34.09%) HPUX
5 2 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) Software Engineering
2 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (9.09%) TDD
4 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (6.82%) Kanban
5 3 (6.82%) BDD
5 3 (6.82%) Scrum
6 2 (4.55%) Cyber Security
6 2 (4.55%) Open Source
7 1 (2.27%) Mobile Development
7 1 (2.27%) Analytics
7 1 (2.27%) OO
7 1 (2.27%) OOD
7 1 (2.27%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.27%) Logistics
7 1 (2.27%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.27%) Video Analytics
7 1 (2.27%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) C
2 20 (45.45%) Shell Script
3 17 (38.64%) Python
4 16 (36.36%) C++
5 15 (34.09%) Perl
6 14 (31.82%) SQL
7 11 (25.00%) Objective-C
8 5 (11.36%) C#
9 2 (4.55%) Java
10 1 (2.27%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 28 (63.64%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) WMI
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.82%) Apple
4 2 (4.55%) HP
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