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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C Software Engineer
Rank 853 853 795
Rank change year-on-year
0 -58
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 39 76 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.065% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.069% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 33 67 78
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £59,758 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-26.87% -

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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 £26,500 £26,500
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -17 38 £30,000 -25.00% 5
East of England +20 18 £28,500 -34.48% 2
Hertfordshire +1 15 £28,500 -28.75% 1
Watford +14 13 £28,500 -28.75%
Borehamwood - 9 £28,500 -
South East -26 8 £30,000 -25.00% 1
East Midlands -1 3 £30,000 - 1
South West -11 3 £19,000 -33.33%
Hampshire -11 3 £40,000 +55.33%
North West - 3 £42,500 -
Bracknell +12 2 £30,000 -40.00%
Oxfordshire +10 2 - -
Berkshire +4 2 £30,000 -40.00%
Northamptonshire +1 2 £30,000 -
Northampton 0 2 £30,000 -
Worcester -3 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Worcestershire -3 2 £35,000 +7.69%
West Midlands -9 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Bristol - 2 £19,000 -
Manchester - 2 £36,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £42,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £42,500 - 1
City of London +22 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Basingstoke +18 1 £45,000 -22.41%
Surrey +16 1 - -
London +4 1 £37,500 -18.91% 1
Essex -2 1 - -
Nottinghamshire -5 1 £25,500 +13.33% 1
Nottingham -6 1 £25,500 +13.33% 1
Banbury - 1 - -

C Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 103 (100.00%) C
2 102 (99.03%) Software Engineering
3 82 (79.61%) C++
4 46 (44.66%) Degree
5 45 (43.69%) Linux
6 36 (34.95%) Computer Science
7 29 (28.16%) Embedded C
8 25 (24.27%) Windows
9 24 (23.30%) Python
10 18 (17.48%) PhD
11 16 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (15.53%) Finance
12 15 (14.56%) UNIX
13 14 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (12.62%) SDLC
14 13 (12.62%) TCP/IP
15 12 (11.65%) C#
15 12 (11.65%) Mathematics
15 12 (11.65%) Physics
16 11 (10.68%) Image Processing
16 11 (10.68%) OO
17 10 (9.71%) Java
17 10 (9.71%) Perl
17 10 (9.71%) Banking
18 9 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
18 9 (8.74%) TDD
18 9 (8.74%) Electronics
18 9 (8.74%) LabVIEW
18 9 (8.74%) Firmware
18 9 (8.74%) HTML

C Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (2.91%) WebLogic
1 3 (2.91%) JBoss
1 3 (2.91%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.62%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.85%) FTP
2 5 (4.85%) HTTP
2 5 (4.85%) Kerberos
2 5 (4.85%) LDAP
2 5 (4.85%) Bluetooth
2 5 (4.85%) Wireless
3 4 (3.88%) VoIP
3 4 (3.88%) Internet
3 4 (3.88%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.94%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.94%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.97%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.97%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.85%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.88%) MySQL
2 4 (3.88%) Informix
2 4 (3.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (8.74%) LabVIEW
2 7 (6.80%) Eclipse
3 6 (5.83%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.85%) Subversion
5 4 (3.88%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.91%) Eclipse RCP
6 3 (2.91%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.94%) GCC
7 2 (1.94%) GDB
8 1 (0.97%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.97%) GoogleTest
8 1 (0.97%) NUnit
8 1 (0.97%) Maven
8 1 (0.97%) JIRA
8 1 (0.97%) CppUnit
8 1 (0.97%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.97%) Ant
General
1 16 (15.53%) Finance
2 10 (9.71%) Banking
3 9 (8.74%) Electronics
4 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.91%) Automotive
5 3 (2.91%) Games
6 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.94%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.94%) Retail
7 1 (0.97%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.74%) HTML
2 8 (7.77%) Java RMI
2 8 (7.77%) JavaSpaces
2 8 (7.77%) Twisted
2 8 (7.77%) Akka
2 8 (7.77%) gevent
3 6 (5.83%) XML
4 5 (4.85%) .NET
5 3 (2.91%) STL
5 3 (2.91%) Struts
5 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.91%) OpenMP
5 3 (2.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (2.91%) SWT
5 3 (2.91%) GWT
5 3 (2.91%) Backbone.js
5 3 (2.91%) OpenCL
6 2 (1.94%) MFC
7 1 (0.97%) ATL
7 1 (0.97%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 36 (34.95%) Computer Science
2 14 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (11.65%) Mathematics
3 12 (11.65%) Physics
4 9 (8.74%) Algorithms
5 7 (6.80%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.97%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.97%) PMI
6 1 (0.97%) EMV
6 1 (0.97%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.97%) DTV
6 1 (0.97%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.97%) IPTV
6 1 (0.97%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 45 (43.69%) Linux
2 25 (24.27%) Windows
3 15 (14.56%) UNIX
4 4 (3.88%) AIX
4 4 (3.88%) HPUX
4 4 (3.88%) Windows CE
4 4 (3.88%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (2.91%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.97%) Android
6 1 (0.97%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.97%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.97%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (99.03%) Software Engineering
2 16 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (12.62%) SDLC
4 11 (10.68%) Image Processing
4 11 (10.68%) OO
5 9 (8.74%) UML
5 9 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (8.74%) TDD
5 9 (8.74%) Video Content Analysis
5 9 (8.74%) Content Analysis
6 8 (7.77%) Analytics
6 8 (7.77%) Video Analytics
6 8 (7.77%) Open Source
6 8 (7.77%) Data Management
7 6 (5.83%) Unit Testing
8 5 (4.85%) Multithreading
8 5 (4.85%) Test Automation
8 5 (4.85%) Scrum
8 5 (4.85%) Embedded Software Development
9 4 (3.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 103 (100.00%) C
2 82 (79.61%) C++
3 29 (28.16%) Embedded C
4 24 (23.30%) Python
5 12 (11.65%) C#
6 10 (9.71%) Java
6 10 (9.71%) Perl
7 9 (8.74%) Go
8 8 (7.77%) Scala
9 7 (6.80%) Embedded C++
9 7 (6.80%) SQL
10 5 (4.85%) JavaScript
11 4 (3.88%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.94%) VB6
12 2 (1.94%) R
12 2 (1.94%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.94%) VB
13 1 (0.97%) VC++
13 1 (0.97%) VBScript
13 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (44.66%) Degree
2 18 (17.48%) PhD
3 4 (3.88%) HNC
3 4 (3.88%) HND
3 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.91%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.91%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.74%) Firmware
2 8 (7.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 8 (7.77%) Docker
3 5 (4.85%) NFS
4 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (7.77%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.85%) Oracle
3 3 (2.91%) VMware
4 1 (0.97%) Green Hills
4 1 (0.97%) HP
4 1 (0.97%) Intel
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