The table below looks at the statistics for the C Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited C Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C Software Engineer
Rank 431 426 414
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 18 29 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.085% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 33
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
C Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20179 22291 21737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.89% 94.84% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16172 17876 17969
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

C Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing C Software Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

C Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C Software Engineer across the South East region.

C Software Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

C Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C Software Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

C Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

C Software Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +3 8 £50,000 +8.69%
Hampshire -17 5 £45,000 +38.46%
Kent - 3 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire +13 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +7 1 £57,500 +43.75%
C Software Engineer
England

C Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited C Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C Software Engineer in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) C
1 38 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (81.58%) C++
3 28 (73.68%) Linux
4 24 (63.16%) Degree
5 16 (42.11%) Embedded Systems
5 16 (42.11%) Embedded C
6 14 (36.84%) Computer Science
7 11 (28.95%) LDAP
7 11 (28.95%) FTP
7 11 (28.95%) HTTP
7 11 (28.95%) Kerberos
7 11 (28.95%) NFS
7 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
8 7 (18.42%) UNIX
9 6 (15.79%) Firmware
9 6 (15.79%) Finance
10 5 (13.16%) Embedded C++
10 5 (13.16%) Banking
10 5 (13.16%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
11 4 (10.53%) Subversion
11 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (10.53%) Windows
11 4 (10.53%) OO
11 4 (10.53%) Multithreading
12 3 (7.89%) OpenCL
12 3 (7.89%) Algorithms
12 3 (7.89%) Python
12 3 (7.89%) C#

C Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited C Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with C Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) LDAP
1 11 (28.95%) FTP
1 11 (28.95%) HTTP
1 11 (28.95%) Kerberos
1 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Subversion
2 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.26%) Trac
4 1 (2.63%) GoogleTest
4 1 (2.63%) CppUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.63%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.63%) Ant
4 1 (2.63%) NUnit
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) OpenCL
1 3 (7.89%) .NET
1 3 (7.89%) OpenMP
2 2 (5.26%) .NET Remoting
2 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.26%) WCF
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
2 2 (5.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (5.26%) REST
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) Embedded Systems
2 14 (36.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.26%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Open Source
5 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) Physics
5 1 (2.63%) EMV
5 1 (2.63%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Linux
2 7 (18.42%) UNIX
3 5 (13.16%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (10.53%) Windows
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (10.53%) OO
2 4 (10.53%) Multithreading
3 3 (7.89%) Scrum
4 2 (5.26%) Automated Testing
4 2 (5.26%) UML
4 2 (5.26%) Validation
5 1 (2.63%) Cyber Security
5 1 (2.63%) Memory Management
5 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.63%) Project Management
5 1 (2.63%) OOD
5 1 (2.63%) OOP
5 1 (2.63%) Use Case
5 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.63%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.63%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C
2 31 (81.58%) C++
3 16 (42.11%) Embedded C
4 5 (13.16%) Embedded C++
5 3 (7.89%) Python
5 3 (7.89%) C#
6 2 (5.26%) SQL
7 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 24 (63.16%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) PhD
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) NFS
2 6 (15.79%) Firmware
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) Atmel
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.63%) VMware