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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C Software Engineer
Rank 828 818 782
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 62 115 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.096% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 60 109 95
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+32.14% +7.69%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -41 59 £40,000 +21.21% 11
London +29 22 £37,500 +15.38%
South East +4 17 £45,000 +12.50%
Berkshire +3 8 £50,000 +8.69%
South West -13 8 £41,250 +65.00% 1
North West +20 7 £47,500 +41.79%
Bristol +3 6 £33,250 +33.00% 1
Chessington -9 6 £36,250 +11.53%
City of London +38 5 £37,500 -16.66%
East of England +2 5 £50,000 +42.85% 9
Hampshire -17 5 £45,000 +44.00%
Manchester +10 4 £49,750 +48.50%
Surbiton 0 4 £35,000 +11.11%
Kingston Upon Thames -2 4 £35,000 +7.69%
Slough - 4 £51,250 -
Cambridgeshire +4 3 £67,500 +92.85% 8
Cheshire - 3 £47,500 -
Kent - 3 £37,500 -
Runcorn - 3 £47,500 -
Warrington - 3 £47,500 -
Bracknell - 3 £30,000 -
Cambridge +7 2 £67,500 +92.85% 8
Wales -3 2 £38,750 -6.06%
South Wales - 2 £38,750 -
Somerset - 2 £41,250 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £46,250 - 1
Bath - 2 £41,250 -
Newport - 2 £38,750 -
Portsmouth +3 1 £47,500 +90.00%
Buckinghamshire -4 1 £57,500 +43.75%

C Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
2 110 (98.21%) Software Engineering
3 92 (82.14%) C++
4 55 (49.11%) Linux
5 49 (43.75%) Degree
6 42 (37.50%) Embedded C
7 32 (28.57%) Computer Science
8 23 (20.54%) Windows
9 17 (15.18%) Embedded Systems
10 16 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (13.39%) Python
12 13 (11.61%) OO
12 13 (11.61%) UNIX
12 13 (11.61%) TCP/IP
12 13 (11.61%) Firmware
12 13 (11.61%) Electronics
13 12 (10.71%) Embedded C++
13 12 (10.71%) PhD
13 12 (10.71%) UML
13 12 (10.71%) SQL
13 12 (10.71%) Video Content Analysis
13 12 (10.71%) Content Analysis
14 11 (9.82%) Algorithms
14 11 (9.82%) Image Processing
14 11 (9.82%) LDAP
14 11 (9.82%) FTP
14 11 (9.82%) HTTP
14 11 (9.82%) Kerberos
14 11 (9.82%) NFS

C Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (1.79%) Node.js
2 1 (0.89%) Apache
2 1 (0.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.61%) TCP/IP
2 11 (9.82%) FTP
2 11 (9.82%) HTTP
2 11 (9.82%) Kerberos
2 11 (9.82%) LDAP
3 9 (8.04%) Wireless
4 6 (5.36%) Bluetooth
5 5 (4.46%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.68%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (1.79%) GPRS
7 2 (1.79%) VoIP
7 2 (1.79%) Internet
8 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.89%) UPnP
8 1 (0.89%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.89%) DLNA
8 1 (0.89%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.89%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.89%) Data Mining
1 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
1 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (0.89%) Big Data
1 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.57%) Subversion
2 4 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.68%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.79%) LabVIEW
4 2 (1.79%) Bugzilla
4 2 (1.79%) TortoiseSVN
4 2 (1.79%) Trac
5 1 (0.89%) Ant
5 1 (0.89%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.89%) GoogleTest
5 1 (0.89%) NUnit
5 1 (0.89%) JIRA
5 1 (0.89%) CppUnit
5 1 (0.89%) ClearCase
General
1 13 (11.61%) Electronics
2 10 (8.93%) Finance
3 7 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.25%) Banking
4 4 (3.57%) Automotive
4 4 (3.57%) Multimedia
5 3 (2.68%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.68%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.89%) Advertising
6 1 (0.89%) Retail
6 1 (0.89%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.14%) Java RMI
1 8 (7.14%) JavaSpaces
1 8 (7.14%) Twisted
1 8 (7.14%) Akka
1 8 (7.14%) gevent
2 7 (6.25%) .NET
3 6 (5.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (4.46%) OpenMP
5 4 (3.57%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.68%) Web Services
6 3 (2.68%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.68%) WCF
6 3 (2.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (2.68%) Backbone.js
6 3 (2.68%) OpenCL
7 2 (1.79%) REST
7 2 (1.79%) .NET Remoting
7 2 (1.79%) XML
7 2 (1.79%) XML Schema
7 2 (1.79%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 17 (15.18%) Embedded Systems
3 11 (9.82%) Algorithms
4 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (8.04%) Open Source
6 4 (3.57%) DTV
6 4 (3.57%) IPTV
6 4 (3.57%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.57%) Physics
7 2 (1.79%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.79%) Verilog
7 2 (1.79%) SystemC
7 2 (1.79%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.89%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.89%) PMI
8 1 (0.89%) EMV
8 1 (0.89%) Biometrics
8 1 (0.89%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 55 (49.11%) Linux
2 23 (20.54%) Windows
3 13 (11.61%) UNIX
4 8 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (4.46%) Windows CE
6 4 (3.57%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.89%) AIX
7 1 (0.89%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (98.21%) Software Engineering
2 16 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (11.61%) OO
4 12 (10.71%) UML
4 12 (10.71%) Video Content Analysis
4 12 (10.71%) Content Analysis
5 11 (9.82%) Image Processing
6 10 (8.93%) Scrum
6 10 (8.93%) Video Analytics
6 10 (8.93%) Analytics
7 9 (8.04%) Multithreading
8 8 (7.14%) Data Management
8 8 (7.14%) TDD
8 8 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
9 7 (6.25%) OOP
9 7 (6.25%) OOD
10 6 (5.36%) Test Automation
11 5 (4.46%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (4.46%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 112 (100.00%) C
2 92 (82.14%) C++
3 42 (37.50%) Embedded C
4 15 (13.39%) Python
5 12 (10.71%) Embedded C++
5 12 (10.71%) SQL
6 9 (8.04%) Java
7 8 (7.14%) C#
7 8 (7.14%) Scala
7 8 (7.14%) Go
8 4 (3.57%) Perl
8 4 (3.57%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.68%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.79%) Assembly Language
10 2 (1.79%) Fortran
11 1 (0.89%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 49 (43.75%) Degree
2 12 (10.71%) PhD
3 5 (4.46%) HNC
3 5 (4.46%) HND
4 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (11.61%) Firmware
2 11 (9.82%) NFS
3 8 (7.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (4.46%) Oracle
1 5 (4.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.79%) Renesas
3 1 (0.89%) HP
3 1 (0.89%) Green Hills
3 1 (0.89%) Atmel
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