The median annual salary for a Senior C Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Senior C Developer
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 875 903 956
Rank change year-on-year +28 +53  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C Developer 8 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.020% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.021% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 19
Median salary £47,500 £92,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.64% +68.18%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -26.92% +18.18%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior C Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior C Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior C Developer in the UK

Senior C Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior C Developer in the UK

Senior C Developer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior C Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +38 6 £48,750 -47.29% 1
Scotland - 2 £42,500 -
South East - 2 £50,000 -
North West - 2 £47,500 -
Fife - 2 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £50,000 -
Reading - 2 £50,000 -
Dunfermline - 2 £42,500 -
Altrincham - 2 £47,500 -
Manchester - 2 £47,500 -
London +14 1 £52,500 -43.24%
Tyne and Wear - 1 £45,000 -
North East - 1 £45,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £45,000 -

Senior C Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Senior 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 Senior C Developer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) C
2 17 (73.91%) C++
3 11 (47.83%) Java
3 11 (47.83%) Linux
4 10 (43.48%) Scrum
4 10 (43.48%) C#
5 9 (39.13%) Windows
5 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (30.43%) Degree
7 6 (26.09%) Python
8 5 (21.74%) Perl
8 5 (21.74%) .NET
8 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
9 4 (17.39%) TDD
9 4 (17.39%) BDD
9 4 (17.39%) CSS
9 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
9 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
9 4 (17.39%) Finance
9 4 (17.39%) PMP
9 4 (17.39%) PMI Certification
10 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
10 3 (13.04%) Aerospace
10 3 (13.04%) Automotive
10 3 (13.04%) Project Management
10 3 (13.04%) Unix
10 3 (13.04%) Solaris
10 3 (13.04%) OO
10 3 (13.04%) SQL
10 3 (13.04%) PHP

Senior 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 (8.70%) CMS
1 2 (8.70%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
1 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
1 2 (8.70%) IntelliJ
1 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
1 2 (8.70%) Selenium
1 2 (8.70%) SonarQube
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) InstallShield
2 1 (4.35%) JUnit
2 1 (4.35%) MSTest
2 1 (4.35%) NUnit
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Aerospace
2 3 (13.04%) Automotive
3 2 (8.70%) Games
3 2 (8.70%) Publishing
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) CSS
3 3 (13.04%) HTML
3 3 (13.04%) jQuery
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Core
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (8.70%) CSS3
4 2 (8.70%) React
4 2 (8.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 2 (8.70%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.35%) ATL
5 1 (4.35%) HTML5
5 1 (4.35%) Laravel
5 1 (4.35%) MFC
5 1 (4.35%) Qt
5 1 (4.35%) RESTful
5 1 (4.35%) SOAP
5 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.70%) Device Driver
1 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Solaris
3 3 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Scrum
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 4 (17.39%) BDD
4 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
4 4 (17.39%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) OO
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) MVC
6 2 (8.70%) OOD
6 2 (8.70%) Refactoring
6 2 (8.70%) SDLC
6 2 (8.70%) Storage Virtualisation
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) UML
6 2 (8.70%) Validation
6 2 (8.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C
2 17 (73.91%) C++
3 11 (47.83%) Java
4 10 (43.48%) C#
5 6 (26.09%) Python
6 5 (21.74%) Perl
7 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.04%) PHP
7 3 (13.04%) Ruby
7 3 (13.04%) SQL
8 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
8 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++
8 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
9 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
9 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
9 1 (4.35%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) PMI Certification
2 4 (17.39%) PMP
3 3 (13.04%) APMG
4 2 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
1 2 (8.70%) TickIT
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Zend
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