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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C Programmer
Rank 880 908 864
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a C Programmer 15 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.015% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.016% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 17
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £42,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.62% +14.28%

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
103195 111326 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.53% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85280 91269 85438
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 2015 within the UK.

C Programmer Salary Histogram in the UK

C Programmer
Top 15 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 6 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 +19 15 £38,000 -5.00% 2
Basingstoke +17 5 £35,500 +1.42%
South East +1 5 £35,500 -11.25% 1
Hampshire -2 5 £35,500 +18.33%
East of England +8 4 £40,000 - 1
Watford +6 4 £40,000 - 1
Hertfordshire 0 4 £40,000 - 1
London +21 3 £60,000 -25.00%
South Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 -
City of London - 3 £60,000 -
Rotherham - 2 £37,500 -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £34,500 -
North West - 1 £34,500 -

C Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 32 (100.00%) C
2 28 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 23 (71.88%) C++
4 22 (68.75%) Linux
5 21 (65.63%) Degree
6 15 (46.88%) Python
7 14 (43.75%) UNIX
7 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
8 12 (37.50%) Windows
9 10 (31.25%) MATLAB
9 10 (31.25%) XML
10 8 (25.00%) Electronics
10 8 (25.00%) Finance
10 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
12 5 (15.63%) MySQL
12 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
12 5 (15.63%) Perl
12 5 (15.63%) SQL
12 5 (15.63%) Objective-C
12 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
13 4 (12.50%) Informix
13 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
13 4 (12.50%) HTML
13 4 (12.50%) MS Office
13 4 (12.50%) Oracle
13 4 (12.50%) AIX

C Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) MySQL
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
1 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.50%) Informix
2 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.13%) CruiseControl
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.13%) SCons
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (25.00%) Electronics
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Automotive
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) XML
2 4 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (6.25%) STL
4 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.13%) REST
4 1 (3.13%) .NET
4 1 (3.13%) MFC
4 1 (3.13%) Servlets
4 1 (3.13%) SOAP
4 1 (3.13%) JMS
4 1 (3.13%) WSDL
4 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.13%) WinForms
4 1 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.13%) Spring
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) JSON
4 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.25%) Tandem
4 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.25%) Raspberry Pi
4 2 (6.25%) Arduino
4 2 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.13%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Linux
2 14 (43.75%) UNIX
3 12 (37.50%) Windows
4 4 (12.50%) AIX
4 4 (12.50%) HPUX
5 2 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.25%) Image Processing
5 2 (6.25%) Open Source
5 2 (6.25%) Cyber Security
5 2 (6.25%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.13%) UML
6 1 (3.13%) OO
6 1 (3.13%) OOD
6 1 (3.13%) TDD
6 1 (3.13%) Document Management
6 1 (3.13%) Logistics
6 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.13%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) C
2 23 (71.88%) C++
3 15 (46.88%) Python
4 10 (31.25%) MATLAB
5 5 (15.63%) Objective-C
5 5 (15.63%) Perl
5 5 (15.63%) SQL
6 4 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 3 (9.38%) Java
8 2 (6.25%) C#
8 2 (6.25%) Embedded C
9 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (65.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Perforce
3 1 (3.13%) Coverity
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life
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