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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C Software Engineer
Rank 742 760 672
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -88
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 192 190 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.18% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 184 169 241
Average salary £42,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%

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
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016 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 8 February 2016. 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 +4 172 £42,500 +10.38% 25
South East +58 71 £43,000 +22.85% 6
London +15 42 £50,000 +25.00% 5
South West -11 17 £42,000 +2.43% 3
East of England -20 17 £45,000 +24.13% 7
East Sussex +24 15 £45,000 +4.65% 2
Yorkshire +7 15 £41,500 +18.57% 1
East Midlands +6 15 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Hampshire +14 14 £48,750 +8.33% 2
Brighton - 13 £45,000 - 1
Chessington +14 12 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Oxfordshire +4 12 £40,000 +14.28%
Berkshire -2 12 £30,000 - 1
North West +19 11 £35,000 -2.77% 2
Bracknell +7 11 £30,000 - 1
Ealing - 11 £65,000 -
Cheshire +31 10 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Warrington +11 10 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Bedford - 10 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 10 £45,000 -
Northampton - 10 £45,000 -
Northamptonshire - 10 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 10 £45,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 10 £45,000 -
Bristol -15 8 £42,000 +2.43% 1
West Yorkshire - 8 £41,500 -
Surrey +22 7 £32,000 -18.47%
Portsmouth +15 7 £31,750 -33.15%
Hertfordshire +2 7 £32,000 -8.57% 2
Wales 0 7 £47,000 +10.58%

C Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 342 (100.00%) C
2 339 (99.12%) Software Engineering
3 288 (84.21%) C++
4 144 (42.11%) Linux
5 124 (36.26%) Degree
6 113 (33.04%) Embedded C
7 93 (27.19%) Computer Science
8 89 (26.02%) Python
9 84 (24.56%) Windows
10 83 (24.27%) C#
11 74 (21.64%) TCP/IP
11 74 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
12 72 (21.05%) Firmware
13 68 (19.88%) Embedded Systems
14 63 (18.42%) Unix
15 52 (15.20%) Embedded C++
16 48 (14.04%) Electronics
16 48 (14.04%) Java
17 42 (12.28%) Scrum
18 40 (11.70%) Microsoft
19 39 (11.40%) OO
20 37 (10.82%) Assembly Language
21 36 (10.53%) .NET
22 35 (10.23%) UML
22 35 (10.23%) Manufacturing
23 34 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
24 32 (9.36%) PhD
24 32 (9.36%) MISRA
25 31 (9.06%) Signal Processing
25 31 (9.06%) Mathematics

C Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 8 (2.34%) Apache
2 7 (2.05%) Confluence
3 6 (1.75%) OpenStack
4 4 (1.17%) WinCC
5 2 (0.58%) Node.js
6 1 (0.29%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (3.80%) Simulink
1 13 (3.80%) TargetLink
2 3 (0.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.75%) GitHub
3 5 (1.46%) PaaS
4 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 74 (21.64%) TCP/IP
2 23 (6.73%) Ethernet
3 22 (6.43%) Network Security
4 21 (6.14%) RS-232
4 21 (6.14%) RS-485
5 18 (5.26%) Wireless
6 17 (4.97%) Bluetooth
6 17 (4.97%) ZigBee
7 15 (4.39%) HTTP
8 11 (3.22%) FTP
8 11 (3.22%) Kerberos
8 11 (3.22%) LDAP
9 10 (2.92%) Internet
9 10 (2.92%) Profibus
9 10 (2.92%) RFID
10 6 (1.75%) 3G
10 6 (1.75%) GPRS
10 6 (1.75%) GSM
11 5 (1.46%) SSL
12 4 (1.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (6.43%) Relational Database
2 21 (6.14%) RDBMS
3 20 (5.85%) SQL Server
4 19 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (2.63%) Big Data
6 8 (2.34%) Data Mining
7 5 (1.46%) MySQL
8 4 (1.17%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.88%) Apache Accumulo
9 3 (0.88%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.58%) SQLite
11 1 (0.29%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.29%) Informix
11 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (8.77%) Visual Studio
2 19 (5.56%) SpecFlow
3 17 (4.97%) Subversion
4 16 (4.68%) JIRA
5 9 (2.63%) Git (software)
6 6 (1.75%) Maven
7 5 (1.46%) Android Studio
7 5 (1.46%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.46%) LabVIEW
8 4 (1.17%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.58%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.58%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.29%) Clang
10 1 (0.29%) GDB
10 1 (0.29%) Gradle
10 1 (0.29%) Mockito
10 1 (0.29%) Robolectric
10 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.29%) WinDbg
General
1 48 (14.04%) Electronics
2 35 (10.23%) Manufacturing
3 21 (6.14%) Telecoms
4 18 (5.26%) Automotive
5 12 (3.51%) Games
6 9 (2.63%) Advertising
6 9 (2.63%) Finance
6 9 (2.63%) Retail
7 8 (2.34%) Marketing
8 6 (1.75%) Aerospace
8 6 (1.75%) Avionics
9 5 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.88%) Military
11 2 (0.58%) Banking
11 2 (0.58%) Publishing
12 1 (0.29%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (10.53%) .NET
2 24 (7.02%) ASP.NET
3 22 (6.43%) COM
4 21 (6.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 21 (6.14%) Web Services
5 19 (5.56%) WCF
5 19 (5.56%) WPF
6 17 (4.97%) SOAP
7 13 (3.80%) Flash
7 13 (3.80%) HTML
8 10 (2.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 10 (2.92%) Qt
9 9 (2.63%) XML
10 8 (2.34%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (2.34%) REST
10 8 (2.34%) STL
11 7 (2.05%) Java EE
11 7 (2.05%) JSON
12 6 (1.75%) Hibernate
12 6 (1.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 93 (27.19%) Computer Science
2 68 (19.88%) Embedded Systems
3 31 (9.06%) Mathematics
4 27 (7.89%) Algorithms
5 26 (7.60%) Physics
6 25 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (7.31%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (7.02%) Device Driver
8 20 (5.85%) Visualisation
9 19 (5.56%) BYOD
10 10 (2.92%) CAN bus
10 10 (2.92%) Driving Licence
10 10 (2.92%) Mobile App
10 10 (2.92%) Telematics
11 9 (2.63%) CUDA
11 9 (2.63%) Digital Media
12 8 (2.34%) Artificial Intelligence
12 8 (2.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 7 (2.05%) Cryptography
13 7 (2.05%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 144 (42.11%) Linux
2 84 (24.56%) Windows
3 63 (18.42%) Unix
4 29 (8.48%) Android
5 20 (5.85%) Embedded Linux
6 17 (4.97%) Apple iOS
7 12 (3.51%) Windows XP
8 11 (3.22%) Windows CE
9 3 (0.88%) HPUX
9 3 (0.88%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.88%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.88%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.88%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.58%) AIX
10 2 (0.58%) CentOS
10 2 (0.58%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.58%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.29%) pSOS
11 1 (0.29%) Solaris
11 1 (0.29%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (99.12%) Software Engineering
2 74 (21.64%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (12.28%) Scrum
4 39 (11.40%) OO
5 35 (10.23%) UML
6 34 (9.94%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (9.06%) Signal Processing
8 30 (8.77%) Unit Testing
9 27 (7.89%) TDD
10 22 (6.43%) OOD
11 19 (5.56%) BDD
11 19 (5.56%) High Availability
11 19 (5.56%) Kanban
12 17 (4.97%) Image Processing
13 14 (4.09%) Content Analysis
13 14 (4.09%) Digital Signal Processing
13 14 (4.09%) Embedded Software Development
13 14 (4.09%) Multithreading
13 14 (4.09%) Pair Programming
13 14 (4.09%) Video Content Analysis
Programming Languages
1 342 (100.00%) C
2 288 (84.21%) C++
3 113 (33.04%) Embedded C
4 89 (26.02%) Python
5 83 (24.27%) C#
6 52 (15.20%) Embedded C++
7 48 (14.04%) Java
8 37 (10.82%) Assembly Language
9 27 (7.89%) Objective-C
10 25 (7.31%) Bash Shell
11 23 (6.73%) Lua
12 22 (6.43%) MATLAB
13 21 (6.14%) SQL
14 16 (4.68%) JavaScript
15 14 (4.09%) Perl
16 8 (2.34%) PHP
17 7 (2.05%) R
18 6 (1.75%) Shell Script
19 4 (1.17%) Ada
19 4 (1.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 124 (36.26%) Degree
2 32 (9.36%) PhD
3 11 (3.22%) HNC
3 11 (3.22%) HND
4 8 (2.34%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.75%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.46%) Postgraduate
7 4 (1.17%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.29%) CCNA
8 1 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.29%) CISSP
8 1 (0.29%) GIAC
8 1 (0.29%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (0.29%) MCSE
8 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.29%) SANS
8 1 (0.29%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (9.36%) MISRA
2 14 (4.09%) MISRA C
3 11 (3.22%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.46%) ISO13485
5 4 (1.17%) GAMP
5 4 (1.17%) GMP
6 2 (0.58%) DO-254
6 2 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 72 (21.05%) Firmware
2 11 (3.22%) NFS
3 2 (0.58%) iptables
3 2 (0.58%) Xen
3 2 (0.58%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (5.56%) WMI
2 2 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (11.70%) Microsoft
2 20 (5.85%) Apple
3 13 (3.80%) Freescale
4 10 (2.92%) EMC
5 9 (2.63%) Atmel
6 6 (1.75%) Oracle
7 5 (1.46%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.46%) QNX
8 3 (0.88%) Minitab
8 3 (0.88%) SAP
9 2 (0.58%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.58%) Perforce
9 2 (0.58%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.58%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.29%) Google
10 1 (0.29%) Twitter
10 1 (0.29%) Xilinx
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Posted: 8 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More!
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
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Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi work, Stock Options
Posted: 3 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
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West London
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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North West London
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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Poole, Dorset
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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West London
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