The table below looks at the statistics for the C Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C Software Engineer
Rank 842 811 783
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 47 105 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.090% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.095% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 41 95 91
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100511 110711 102033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82673 90883 84912
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

C Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

C Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C Software Engineer within the UK.

C Software Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

C Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing C Software Engineer over the 3 months to 1 June 2015 within the UK.

C Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

C Software Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 1 June 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
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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
England -30 44 £45,000 +28.57% 8
South East 0 11 £50,000 +25.00%
South West -2 9 £22,500 -10.00%
Bristol +5 8 £22,500 -10.00%
East of England +5 8 £36,750 -5.16% 5
North West +14 7 £47,500 +41.79%
London +12 6 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Cambridge +17 4 £67,500 +114.28% 3
Cambridgeshire +16 4 £67,500 +114.28% 3
Manchester +7 4 £49,750 +48.50%
Berkshire - 4 £51,250 -
Slough - 4 £51,250 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £28,500 - 2
Worcester 0 3 £32,500 - 1
Worcestershire -1 3 £32,500 - 1
West Midlands -15 3 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Hampshire -19 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Warrington - 3 £47,500 -
Cheshire - 3 £47,500 -
Runcorn - 3 £47,500 -
City of London +44 2 £37,500 -55.88%
Oxfordshire +13 2 - -
Wales -3 2 £38,750 -6.06%
South Wales - 2 £38,750 -
Newport - 2 £38,750 -
Watford - 2 £28,500 -
Borehamwood - 2 £28,500 - 1
Kent +5 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Chessington -8 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Buckinghamshire -10 1 £57,500 +43.75%

C Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 112 (100.00%) C
2 111 (99.11%) Software Engineering
3 93 (83.04%) C++
4 49 (43.75%) Linux
5 47 (41.96%) Degree
6 35 (31.25%) Computer Science
7 34 (30.36%) Embedded C
8 27 (24.11%) Windows
9 19 (16.96%) Python
10 17 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (14.29%) TCP/IP
12 15 (13.39%) OO
12 15 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (12.50%) PhD
13 14 (12.50%) Firmware
13 14 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
14 13 (11.61%) UNIX
14 13 (11.61%) C#
15 12 (10.71%) SQL
15 12 (10.71%) Electronics
15 12 (10.71%) Finance
15 12 (10.71%) Video Content Analysis
15 12 (10.71%) Content Analysis
16 11 (9.82%) Algorithms
16 11 (9.82%) SDLC
16 11 (9.82%) Image Processing
16 11 (9.82%) UML
17 10 (8.93%) LDAP
17 10 (8.93%) FTP
17 10 (8.93%) HTTP

C Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.68%) WebLogic
1 3 (2.68%) JBoss
1 3 (2.68%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.79%) Node.js
3 1 (0.89%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (4.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 10 (8.93%) LDAP
2 10 (8.93%) FTP
2 10 (8.93%) HTTP
2 10 (8.93%) Kerberos
3 5 (4.46%) Bluetooth
3 5 (4.46%) Wireless
4 4 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.68%) Internet
5 3 (2.68%) VoIP
5 3 (2.68%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.79%) GPRS
7 1 (0.89%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.68%) MySQL
2 1 (0.89%) Big Data
2 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.89%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 6 (5.36%) Subversion
2 6 (5.36%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.57%) LabVIEW
3 4 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.68%) Eclipse RCP
5 2 (1.79%) Bugzilla
5 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.79%) Trac
5 2 (1.79%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (1.79%) GCC
5 2 (1.79%) GDB
6 1 (0.89%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.89%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.89%) GoogleTest
6 1 (0.89%) Ant
6 1 (0.89%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.89%) NUnit
General
1 12 (10.71%) Electronics
1 12 (10.71%) Finance
2 9 (8.04%) Banking
3 6 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.57%) Multimedia
4 4 (3.57%) Automotive
5 3 (2.68%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.89%) Advertising
7 1 (0.89%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.89%) Marketing
7 1 (0.89%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.14%) JavaSpaces
1 8 (7.14%) Java RMI
1 8 (7.14%) Twisted
1 8 (7.14%) Akka
1 8 (7.14%) gevent
2 6 (5.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 5 (4.46%) .NET
3 5 (4.46%) OpenMP
4 3 (2.68%) GWT
4 3 (2.68%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.68%) SWT
4 3 (2.68%) Backbone.js
4 3 (2.68%) OpenCL
4 3 (2.68%) HTML
4 3 (2.68%) Struts
4 3 (2.68%) Web Services
5 2 (1.79%) .NET Remoting
5 2 (1.79%) XML Schema
5 2 (1.79%) XML
5 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 14 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 11 (9.82%) Algorithms
4 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.36%) Mathematics
5 6 (5.36%) Physics
6 4 (3.57%) IPTV
6 4 (3.57%) DTV
7 2 (1.79%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.79%) Verilog
7 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.79%) SystemC
8 1 (0.89%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.89%) PMI
8 1 (0.89%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.89%) EMV
8 1 (0.89%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 49 (43.75%) Linux
2 27 (24.11%) Windows
3 13 (11.61%) UNIX
4 7 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (5.36%) Windows CE
6 4 (3.57%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.79%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.89%) AIX
8 1 (0.89%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (99.11%) Software Engineering
2 17 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (13.39%) OO
3 15 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (10.71%) Video Content Analysis
4 12 (10.71%) Content Analysis
5 11 (9.82%) SDLC
5 11 (9.82%) Image Processing
5 11 (9.82%) UML
6 10 (8.93%) Video Analytics
6 10 (8.93%) Analytics
7 9 (8.04%) Embedded Software Development
7 9 (8.04%) Scrum
8 8 (7.14%) TDD
8 8 (7.14%) Data Management
8 8 (7.14%) Open Source
8 8 (7.14%) Multithreading
9 7 (6.25%) Test Automation
10 6 (5.36%) Pair Programming
10 6 (5.36%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 112 (100.00%) C
2 93 (83.04%) C++
3 34 (30.36%) Embedded C
4 19 (16.96%) Python
5 13 (11.61%) C#
6 12 (10.71%) SQL
7 10 (8.93%) Embedded C++
8 9 (8.04%) Java
9 8 (7.14%) Scala
9 8 (7.14%) Go
10 6 (5.36%) Perl
11 4 (3.57%) Assembly Language
11 4 (3.57%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.68%) JavaScript
12 3 (2.68%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.79%) VB6
13 2 (1.79%) Fortran
13 2 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (41.96%) Degree
2 14 (12.50%) PhD
3 6 (5.36%) HNC
3 6 (5.36%) HND
4 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.79%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.68%) QA
System Software
1 14 (12.50%) Firmware
2 10 (8.93%) NFS
3 8 (7.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (7.14%) Docker
4 2 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.46%) Oracle
3 2 (1.79%) VMware
3 2 (1.79%) Renesas
4 1 (0.89%) Atmel
4 1 (0.89%) HP
4 1 (0.89%) Green Hills
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