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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C Programmer
Rank 900 917 865
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a C Programmer 15 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.013% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.014% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 24
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £73,000 £45,000
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
103370 110694 102634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.33% 94.52% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85496 90365 85012
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 £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 30 July 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 30 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +37 15 £40,000 - 3
East of England - 8 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 8 £40,000 -
Watford - 8 £40,000 -
London +32 2 £60,000 -25.00%
Basingstoke +20 2 £35,500 +1.42%
Hampshire +1 2 £35,500 +18.33%
South East -3 2 £35,500 +1.42% 1
City of London - 2 £60,000 -
North West - 1 £34,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
South West - 1 £38,500 - 1
Dorset - 1 £38,500 - 1
Manchester - 1 £34,500 -
Rotherham - 1 £37,500 -
Verwood - 1 £38,500 - 1

C Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 33 (100.00%) C
2 26 (78.79%) Linux
2 26 (78.79%) Software Engineering
3 22 (66.67%) Degree
4 20 (60.61%) C++
5 17 (51.52%) UNIX
6 15 (45.45%) Python
6 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
7 14 (42.42%) XML
8 12 (36.36%) Windows
8 12 (36.36%) Finance
8 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
10 8 (24.24%) Shell Script
10 8 (24.24%) AIX
10 8 (24.24%) HPUX
10 8 (24.24%) Oracle
10 8 (24.24%) HTML
10 8 (24.24%) Perl
10 8 (24.24%) Informix
10 8 (24.24%) RDBMS
11 7 (21.21%) MATLAB
12 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
13 5 (15.15%) MySQL
13 5 (15.15%) SQL
13 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
13 5 (15.15%) Electronics
13 5 (15.15%) Objective-C
13 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement

C Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (12.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 8 (24.24%) Informix
2 8 (24.24%) RDBMS
3 5 (15.15%) MySQL
3 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Electronics
3 4 (12.12%) Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.03%) Automotive
5 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) XML
2 8 (24.24%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (6.06%) STL
4 1 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (3.03%) REST
4 1 (3.03%) MFC
4 1 (3.03%) Servlets
4 1 (3.03%) SOAP
4 1 (3.03%) JMS
4 1 (3.03%) WSDL
4 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.03%) WinForms
4 1 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.03%) Spring
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.03%) JSON
4 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.06%) Tandem
4 2 (6.06%) Data Structures
4 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
4 2 (6.06%) Raspberry Pi
4 2 (6.06%) Arduino
4 2 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.03%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 26 (78.79%) Linux
2 17 (51.52%) UNIX
3 12 (36.36%) Windows
4 8 (24.24%) AIX
4 8 (24.24%) HPUX
5 2 (6.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) Software Engineering
2 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.06%) Identity Management
4 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
4 2 (6.06%) Image Processing
4 2 (6.06%) Open Source
4 2 (6.06%) Cyber Security
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile Development
5 1 (3.03%) Video Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.03%) Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) OO
5 1 (3.03%) OOD
5 1 (3.03%) TDD
5 1 (3.03%) Logistics
5 1 (3.03%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C
2 20 (60.61%) C++
3 15 (45.45%) Python
4 8 (24.24%) Perl
4 8 (24.24%) Shell Script
5 7 (21.21%) MATLAB
6 5 (15.15%) Objective-C
6 5 (15.15%) SQL
7 3 (9.09%) Java
8 2 (6.06%) C#
8 2 (6.06%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 22 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) HP
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