The median annual salary for a C Programmer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

C Programmer
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 853 913 933
Rank change year-on-year +60 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a C Programmer 10 2 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.002% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.002% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 26
Median salary £40,000 £70,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.85% +75.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 79492 88017 100281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 65375 75047 83568
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

C Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured C Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C Programmer in England

C Programmer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for C Programmer in England

C Programmer
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 Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +59 5 £40,000 - 1
London +27 4 £50,000 -50.00%
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
C Programmer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, C Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring C Programmer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) C
2 7 (53.85%) C++
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) MySQL
4 5 (38.46%) XML
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Objective-C
4 5 (38.46%) Post-Production
5 4 (30.77%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Broadband
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) C#
5 4 (30.77%) Marketing
5 4 (30.77%) Billing
6 2 (15.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (15.38%) Unreal Engine
6 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (15.38%) Publishing
6 2 (15.38%) Games
7 1 (7.69%) Migration
7 1 (7.69%) Delphi
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.69%) Fortran

C Programmer 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Billing
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (15.38%) Unreal Engine
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) Post-Production
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Logistics
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C
2 7 (53.85%) C++
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Objective-C
5 4 (30.77%) C#
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.69%) Delphi
6 1 (7.69%) Fortran
6 1 (7.69%) Pascal
6 1 (7.69%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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