Period
to 11 December 2018

The median annual salary for a C Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C Developer
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1003 950 982
Rank change year-on-year -53 +32 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a C Developer 118 222 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.080% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89 216 201
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £37,500 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% -4.76% +10.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 142,380 161,499 168,572
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 95.97% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 115,418 130,997 141,909
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,375
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

C Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured C Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for C Developer in England

C Developer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C Developer in England.

Salary trend for C Developer in England

C Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C Developer in England over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for C Developer in England

C Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East 0 46 £50,000 +25.00% 5
East of England -1 27 £55,000 +10.00% 10
London +33 22 £53,000 -24.29% 8
North of England +40 16 £62,500 +38.89% 4
North West +14 10 £62,500 +38.89% 3
Yorkshire +40 6 £28,500 -34.86% 1
South West +11 6 £47,500 +5.56% 9
Midlands +20 1 £40,000 -40.74% 2
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
C Developer
UK

C Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, C Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring C Developer in the job title.

1 118 (100.00%) C
2 55 (46.61%) C++
3 54 (45.76%) SQL
4 51 (43.22%) Linux
5 48 (40.68%) Python
6 32 (27.12%) Finance
6 32 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (23.73%) C#
8 25 (21.19%) .NET
8 25 (21.19%) Unix
9 23 (19.49%) Java
10 19 (16.10%) Manufacturing
10 19 (16.10%) JavaScript
10 19 (16.10%) Oracle
10 19 (16.10%) Embedded C
11 18 (15.25%) Computer Science
11 18 (15.25%) Microsoft
11 18 (15.25%) Shell Script
12 17 (14.41%) TDD
13 16 (13.56%) Lua
13 16 (13.56%) Bash Shell
13 16 (13.56%) Embedded Systems
14 15 (12.71%) PL/SQL
14 15 (12.71%) Perl
15 14 (11.86%) Windows
15 14 (11.86%) XML
15 14 (11.86%) Oracle Forms
16 13 (11.02%) TCP/IP
16 13 (11.02%) HTML
16 13 (11.02%) AngularJS

C Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (8.47%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.69%) Serverless
4 1 (0.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.02%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.93%) Internet
3 6 (5.08%) DHCP
3 6 (5.08%) HTTP
3 6 (5.08%) IGMP
3 6 (5.08%) PBX
3 6 (5.08%) RTCP
3 6 (5.08%) RTP
3 6 (5.08%) SNMP
3 6 (5.08%) VLAN
3 6 (5.08%) VoIP
3 6 (5.08%) Wireshark
4 5 (4.24%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.85%) 3G
5 1 (0.85%) 802.15
5 1 (0.85%) Firewall
5 1 (0.85%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.32%) Relational Database
2 9 (7.63%) MySQL
2 9 (7.63%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.08%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.08%) QlikView
3 6 (5.08%) Yellowfin
4 5 (4.24%) Ingres
5 4 (3.39%) Blockchain
6 3 (2.54%) Big Data
6 3 (2.54%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.69%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (1.69%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.69%) Redis
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (11.86%) Oracle Forms
2 10 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.63%) Git (software)
4 8 (6.78%) Visual Studio
5 6 (5.08%) GDB
5 6 (5.08%) Subversion
5 6 (5.08%) Valgrind
6 5 (4.24%) ProC
7 4 (3.39%) CMake
8 3 (2.54%) PVCS
9 2 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.69%) GitLab
9 2 (1.69%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.69%) JIRA
9 2 (1.69%) Selenium
9 2 (1.69%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.69%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.85%) gulp
10 1 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 32 (27.12%) Finance
2 19 (16.10%) Manufacturing
3 10 (8.47%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.24%) Automotive
5 1 (0.85%) Back Office
5 1 (0.85%) Law
5 1 (0.85%) Publishing
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (21.19%) .NET
2 14 (11.86%) XML
3 13 (11.02%) AngularJS
3 13 (11.02%) HTML
4 9 (7.63%) CSS
5 8 (6.78%) ASP.NET
6 7 (5.93%) Middleware
7 6 (5.08%) .NET Framework
7 6 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (5.08%) FreeSWITCH
7 6 (5.08%) NHibernate
7 6 (5.08%) REST
8 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (4.24%) JDBC
8 5 (4.24%) Node.js
8 5 (4.24%) ODBC
8 5 (4.24%) React
8 5 (4.24%) XSLT
9 4 (3.39%) JSON
9 4 (3.39%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.56%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (6.78%) Fintech
4 6 (5.08%) Device Driver
4 6 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.08%) Reinsurance
5 5 (4.24%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.39%) Bitcoin
6 4 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.39%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.54%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.69%) ASIC
8 2 (1.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (1.69%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.85%) IPTV
9 1 (0.85%) Media Streaming
9 1 (0.85%) Replication
9 1 (0.85%) STB
9 1 (0.85%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 51 (43.22%) Linux
2 25 (21.19%) Unix
3 14 (11.86%) Windows
4 4 (3.39%) AIX
5 3 (2.54%) Android
6 1 (0.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (15.25%) Computer Science
3 17 (14.41%) TDD
4 13 (11.02%) Multithreading
4 13 (11.02%) SDLC
5 12 (10.17%) MVC
6 11 (9.32%) ETL
6 11 (9.32%) Software Engineering
7 10 (8.47%) ERP
7 10 (8.47%) OO
7 10 (8.47%) Scrum
8 9 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (7.63%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (5.93%) DevOps
9 7 (5.93%) Kanban
9 7 (5.93%) Open Source
9 7 (5.93%) Test Automation
10 6 (5.08%) Data Mapping
10 6 (5.08%) Visualisation
10 6 (5.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 118 (100.00%) C
2 55 (46.61%) C++
3 54 (45.76%) SQL
4 48 (40.68%) Python
5 28 (23.73%) C#
6 23 (19.49%) Java
7 19 (16.10%) Embedded C
7 19 (16.10%) JavaScript
8 18 (15.25%) Shell Script
9 16 (13.56%) Bash Shell
9 16 (13.56%) Lua
10 15 (12.71%) Perl
10 15 (12.71%) PL/SQL
11 7 (5.93%) COBOL
12 6 (5.08%) T-SQL
13 5 (4.24%) VB.NET
14 3 (2.54%) PHP
15 2 (1.69%) Embedded C++
15 2 (1.69%) Kotlin
16 1 (0.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (5.93%) Degree
2 5 (4.24%) PhD
3 2 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.69%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.78%) VirtualBox
2 6 (5.08%) Hyper-V
2 6 (5.08%) KVM
3 3 (2.54%) Firmware
4 2 (1.69%) Docker
4 2 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (16.10%) Oracle
2 18 (15.25%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.08%) Tableau
3 6 (5.08%) Talend
4 2 (1.69%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.69%) IBM
4 2 (1.69%) Samsung
4 2 (1.69%) Sencha
5 1 (0.85%) Telerik