Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

C Developer
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 945 991 996
Rank change year-on-year +46 +5 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a C Developer 238 235 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 231 222 288
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £32,675
90th Percentile £75,000 £86,250 £84,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 173015 183533 208123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138825 153627 172837
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

C Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for C Developer in the UK

C Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for C Developer in the UK

C Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C Developer over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C Developer in the UK

C Developer
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
England +18 232 £50,000 - 29
UK excluding London +112 179 £45,000 - 19
South East +65 69 £40,000 -20.00% 3
East of England +51 60 £51,250 -18.00% 11
London -66 59 £65,000 +4.00% 11
Midlands +47 18 £67,500 +125.00%
West Midlands +20 18 £67,500 +125.00%
North of England -14 16 £45,000 +28.57% 1
North West -13 13 £45,000 -9.09% 1
South West +10 10 £45,000 +8.43% 3
Scotland -8 5 £47,000 +13.25%
Yorkshire +6 3 £43,750 +29.63%
Wales - 1 £55,000 -

C Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, C Developer 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 featuring C Developer in the job title.

1 238 (100.00%) C
2 175 (73.53%) C++
3 118 (49.58%) Degree
4 113 (47.48%) Linux
5 86 (36.13%) Computer Science
6 84 (35.29%) Software Engineering
6 84 (35.29%) SQL
7 75 (31.51%) Windows
8 65 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
9 63 (26.47%) Java
10 57 (23.95%) Mathematics
11 56 (23.53%) C#
12 53 (22.27%) Algorithms
13 46 (19.33%) Python
14 45 (18.91%) JavaScript
15 38 (15.97%) MySQL
16 37 (15.55%) HTML
17 36 (15.13%) Physics
18 34 (14.29%) Android
18 34 (14.29%) Finance
19 31 (13.03%) Objective-C
19 31 (13.03%) Android Development
20 30 (12.61%) Mobile App
21 29 (12.18%) 3D Printing
21 29 (12.18%) Apple iOS
21 29 (12.18%) Content Writing
21 29 (12.18%) CAD
21 29 (12.18%) CAE
21 29 (12.18%) Apache Axis
22 28 (11.76%) iOS Development

C Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (0.84%) Apache Spark
1 2 (0.84%) CMS
1 2 (0.84%) Orchard CMS
2 1 (0.42%) Apache
2 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (2.10%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.68%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.52%) SaaS
2 5 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.36%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (3.36%) Wireless
2 7 (2.94%) Bluetooth
3 6 (2.52%) 3G
3 6 (2.52%) GPRS
3 6 (2.52%) NFC
3 6 (2.52%) RFID
3 6 (2.52%) RS-232
3 6 (2.52%) UMTS
4 5 (2.10%) 4G
4 5 (2.10%) Broadband
4 5 (2.10%) LTE
5 4 (1.68%) Internet
5 4 (1.68%) SNMP
5 4 (1.68%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.26%) HTTP
7 2 (0.84%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.84%) iBeacon
8 1 (0.42%) FTP
8 1 (0.42%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (15.97%) MySQL
2 25 (10.50%) SQL Server
3 18 (7.56%) NoSQL
4 14 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 14 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.10%) Big Data
5 5 (2.10%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.84%) SQLite
8 1 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.42%) Power BI
8 1 (0.42%) QlikView
8 1 (0.42%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 22 (9.24%) Subversion
2 20 (8.40%) Visual Studio
3 13 (5.46%) GoogleTest
3 13 (5.46%) MSTest
4 7 (2.94%) ProC
5 5 (2.10%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.10%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.84%) CocoaPods
6 2 (0.84%) gulp
6 2 (0.84%) Maven
6 2 (0.84%) Xcode
7 1 (0.42%) Grunt
7 1 (0.42%) PVCS
7 1 (0.42%) webpack
General
1 34 (14.29%) Finance
2 20 (8.40%) Banking
3 14 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 14 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 12 (5.04%) Electronics
5 7 (2.94%) Games
6 6 (2.52%) Billing
7 5 (2.10%) Automotive
7 5 (2.10%) Marketing
8 4 (1.68%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.42%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (15.55%) HTML
2 29 (12.18%) Apache Axis
3 23 (9.66%) XML
4 20 (8.40%) AngularJS
5 18 (7.56%) CSS
6 14 (5.88%) Node.js
7 13 (5.46%) Web Services
8 12 (5.04%) .NET
9 10 (4.20%) HTML5
10 8 (3.36%) jQuery
11 7 (2.94%) REST
12 6 (2.52%) ASP.NET
13 5 (2.10%) Django
13 5 (2.10%) Hibernate
13 5 (2.10%) J2EE
13 5 (2.10%) PhoneGap
13 5 (2.10%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (2.10%) Spring
14 4 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (1.68%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 86 (36.13%) Computer Science
2 53 (22.27%) Algorithms
3 30 (12.61%) Mobile App
4 29 (12.18%) 3D Printing
5 17 (7.14%) Derivative
6 13 (5.46%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (4.20%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (2.94%) CAN bus
9 6 (2.52%) User Experience
10 5 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (2.10%) Data Structures
10 5 (2.10%) Graphic Design
11 4 (1.68%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.68%) Hedge funds
12 3 (1.26%) Data Centre
12 3 (1.26%) Driving Licence
12 3 (1.26%) Video\Live Streaming
13 2 (0.84%) Device Driver
13 2 (0.84%) iPad
13 2 (0.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 113 (47.48%) Linux
2 75 (31.51%) Windows
3 34 (14.29%) Android
4 29 (12.18%) Apple iOS
5 25 (10.50%) Unix
6 11 (4.62%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.84%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.42%) AIX
8 1 (0.42%) OpenWrt
8 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 65 (27.31%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (23.95%) Mathematics
4 36 (15.13%) Physics
5 31 (13.03%) Android Development
6 29 (12.18%) CAD
6 29 (12.18%) CAE
6 29 (12.18%) Content Writing
7 28 (11.76%) iOS Development
8 25 (10.50%) OO
9 21 (8.82%) Post-Production
10 15 (6.30%) Multithreading
11 13 (5.46%) Web Development
12 12 (5.04%) 3D Modelling
13 11 (4.62%) OOP
14 10 (4.20%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (4.20%) Cryptography
15 9 (3.78%) Mobile Application Development
15 9 (3.78%) Open Source
15 9 (3.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 238 (100.00%) C
2 175 (73.53%) C++
3 84 (35.29%) SQL
4 63 (26.47%) Java
5 56 (23.53%) C#
6 46 (19.33%) Python
7 45 (18.91%) JavaScript
8 31 (13.03%) Objective-C
9 24 (10.08%) Embedded C
10 17 (7.14%) PHP
11 13 (5.46%) Delphi
12 10 (4.20%) Embedded C++
13 8 (3.36%) PL/SQL
14 6 (2.52%) ANSI C
14 6 (2.52%) Go
15 5 (2.10%) Bash Shell
15 5 (2.10%) Perl
15 5 (2.10%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.68%) Erlang
16 4 (1.68%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 118 (49.58%) Degree
2 16 (6.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (5.88%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (2.52%) PhD
5 4 (1.68%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.84%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 10 (4.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (10.92%) Oracle
2 14 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.46%) Google
4 10 (4.20%) Atlassian
5 9 (3.78%) Adobe
6 6 (2.52%) Intel
7 5 (2.10%) IBM
7 5 (2.10%) NVIDIA
7 5 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.10%) Sony
7 5 (2.10%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.68%) Zend
9 2 (0.84%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.42%) Cognos
10 1 (0.42%) Perforce
10 1 (0.42%) Tableau