Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C Programmer was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

C Programmer
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 832 - 899
Rank change year-on-year - +899 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a C Programmer 6 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.008% - 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% - 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 18
London median annual salary £75,000 - £56,250
10th Percentile £47,500 - £43,500
90th Percentile £90,000 - £68,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70810 72756 85612
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.38% 95.96% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 55762 62800 72698
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

C Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for C Programmer in London

C Programmer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for C Programmer in London

C Programmer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C Programmer in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C Programmer in London

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 London region featuring C Programmer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 5 (83.33%) Algorithms
3 4 (66.67%) Systematic Trading
3 4 (66.67%) Functional Programming
3 4 (66.67%) Data Structures
3 4 (66.67%) Quantitative Research
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) Assembly Language
3 4 (66.67%) Lisp
3 4 (66.67%) Django
3 4 (66.67%) APL
3 4 (66.67%) Go
3 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (66.67%) Haskell
3 4 (66.67%) Erlang
3 4 (66.67%) Open Source
3 4 (66.67%) Hedge funds
4 2 (33.33%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Oculus Rift
5 1 (16.67%) Cross-Platform Development
5 1 (16.67%) Content Development

C Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) CMake
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Games
1 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Django
2 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
2 1 (16.67%) Kafka
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (16.67%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) Algorithms
3 4 (66.67%) Data Structures
3 4 (66.67%) Hedge funds
4 1 (16.67%) Derivative
4 1 (16.67%) Market Risk
4 1 (16.67%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 4 (66.67%) Functional Programming
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (66.67%) Quantitative Research
2 4 (66.67%) Systematic Trading
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Content Development
3 1 (16.67%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Signal Processing
3 1 (16.67%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) APL
3 4 (66.67%) Assembly Language
3 4 (66.67%) Erlang
3 4 (66.67%) Go
3 4 (66.67%) Haskell
3 4 (66.67%) Lisp
4 2 (33.33%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
5 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (16.67%) R
5 1 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree