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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C Programmer
Rank 889 855 890
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a C Programmer 16 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.022% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.023% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 25 July 2014 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 25 July 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
(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 -36 14 £40,000 -
South East -4 10 £35,000 -22.22%
Hampshire - 7 £30,000 -
Basingstoke - 6 £35,000 -
London -52 2 £80,000 +77.77%
Aberdeen - 2 £45,000 -
Brighton - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 2 - -
East of England -10 1 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire -12 1 £40,000 -
Watford -27 1 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Reading - 1 £40,000 -
Southampton - 1 £26,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £35,000 -

C Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 33 (100.00%) C
2 26 (78.79%) Linux
3 22 (66.67%) Degree
4 20 (60.61%) UNIX
5 19 (57.58%) XML
6 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
6 15 (45.45%) Finance
7 14 (42.42%) Informix
7 14 (42.42%) HTML
7 14 (42.42%) Oracle
7 14 (42.42%) Shell Script
8 13 (39.39%) Perl
8 13 (39.39%) SQL
9 12 (36.36%) AIX
9 12 (36.36%) RDBMS
9 12 (36.36%) Relational Database
10 11 (33.33%) HPUX
10 11 (33.33%) Python
10 11 (33.33%) Banking
11 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
11 10 (30.30%) Windows
12 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
12 7 (21.21%) C++
13 6 (18.18%) Java
13 6 (18.18%) Objective-C
14 5 (15.15%) MySQL
15 4 (12.12%) HP
16 3 (9.09%) Electronics
16 3 (9.09%) Assembly Language
16 3 (9.09%) Firmware

C Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (6.06%) Tuxedo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) Informix
2 12 (36.36%) RDBMS
2 12 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
4 5 (15.15%) MySQL
5 1 (3.03%) Ingres
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.03%) ProC
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 11 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Electronics
4 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (57.58%) XML
2 14 (42.42%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) HTML5
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 2 (6.06%) JSON
4 2 (6.06%) CGI
5 1 (3.03%) Spring
5 1 (3.03%) Java EE
5 1 (3.03%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) Firmware
3 2 (6.06%) Tandem
3 2 (6.06%) Open Source
4 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.03%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 26 (78.79%) Linux
2 20 (60.61%) UNIX
3 12 (36.36%) AIX
4 11 (33.33%) HPUX
5 10 (30.30%) Windows
6 2 (6.06%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (3.03%) Android
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.03%) Solaris
7 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Software Engineering
2 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C
2 14 (42.42%) Shell Script
3 13 (39.39%) Perl
3 13 (39.39%) SQL
4 11 (33.33%) Python
5 7 (21.21%) C++
6 6 (18.18%) Java
6 6 (18.18%) Objective-C
7 3 (9.09%) Embedded C
7 3 (9.09%) Assembly Language
8 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) HP
3 2 (6.06%) Perforce
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft