The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C Software Engineer
Rank 813 792 708
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -84
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 80 88 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.081% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.086% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 70 81 149
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,450 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,758 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108763 102557 112445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.28% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 88869 85119 96467
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 22 July 2014 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 22 July 2014. 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
England -36 79 £40,000 - 10
South East +20 37 £40,000 - 2
London -10 29 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire - 17 £26,500 - 1
Croydon - 8 - -
Portsmouth - 7 £25,000 -
Southampton - 7 £37,500 -
Buckinghamshire +3 6 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes +2 6 £40,000 -
City of London -5 5 £40,000 -42.85%
East of England -37 5 £43,500 -3.33% 4
Kent - 5 £50,000 -
East Midlands -9 4 £30,000 +39.53% 2
Dartford - 4 £50,000 -
Surbiton - 4 £33,750 -
Berkshire +12 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Oxfordshire - 3 £27,500 -
Basingstoke - 3 £58,000 -
Bracknell - 3 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £30,000 - 1
West Midlands +9 2 £32,500 -31.57%
West Sussex +1 2 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Chelmsford -8 2 £45,000 -
Essex -12 2 £43,500 -0.57%
South West -34 2 £28,500 -12.30% 1
Somerset - 2 £28,500 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £32,500 -
Northampton - 2 £30,000 -
Bath - 2 £28,500 - 1
Abingdon - 2 £27,500 -

C Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

1 199 (100.00%) C
2 194 (97.49%) Software Engineering
3 165 (82.91%) C++
4 99 (49.75%) Degree
5 96 (48.24%) Linux
6 70 (35.18%) Windows
7 67 (33.67%) Computer Science
8 52 (26.13%) UNIX
9 49 (24.62%) Embedded C
10 45 (22.61%) C#
11 43 (21.61%) Electronics
12 40 (20.10%) Java
13 30 (15.08%) OO
14 27 (13.57%) Image Processing
15 23 (11.56%) Games
16 20 (10.05%) Embedded Systems
17 19 (9.55%) Device Driver
17 19 (9.55%) Mathematics
18 18 (9.05%) XML
18 18 (9.05%) PhD
18 18 (9.05%) Physics
18 18 (9.05%) Signal Processing
19 17 (8.54%) OOD
20 16 (8.04%) Embedded C++
20 16 (8.04%) Wireless
20 16 (8.04%) Subversion
21 15 (7.54%) TCP/IP
21 15 (7.54%) Telecoms
21 15 (7.54%) Manufacturing
22 14 (7.04%) Agile Software Development

C Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (1.51%) Maya
2 2 (1.01%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.50%) Simulink
3 1 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.04%) Wireless
2 15 (7.54%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.03%) GPRS
3 10 (5.03%) GSM
4 9 (4.52%) FTP
5 8 (4.02%) SSL
6 6 (3.02%) Bluetooth
7 5 (2.51%) Ethernet
8 4 (2.01%) SMS
8 4 (2.01%) Internet
9 2 (1.01%) 802.15
9 2 (1.01%) WAN
9 2 (1.01%) LAN
9 2 (1.01%) ZigBee
10 1 (0.50%) LTE
10 1 (0.50%) 4G
10 1 (0.50%) VLAN
10 1 (0.50%) LDAP
10 1 (0.50%) DHCP
10 1 (0.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.51%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.01%) DB2
4 3 (1.51%) Informix
5 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (8.04%) Subversion
2 11 (5.53%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.51%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.01%) ClearCase
5 3 (1.51%) JIRA
5 3 (1.51%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.01%) GCC
6 2 (1.01%) ProC
6 2 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.50%) Mercurial
General
1 43 (21.61%) Electronics
2 23 (11.56%) Games
3 15 (7.54%) Telecoms
3 15 (7.54%) Manufacturing
4 9 (4.52%) Retail
5 8 (4.02%) Finance
6 5 (2.51%) Banking
7 4 (2.01%) Aerospace
7 4 (2.01%) Automotive
8 2 (1.01%) Billing
9 1 (0.50%) Marketing
9 1 (0.50%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.05%) XML
2 8 (4.02%) Web Services
3 4 (2.01%) SOAP
3 4 (2.01%) .NET
3 4 (2.01%) JMS
3 4 (2.01%) OpenGL
3 4 (2.01%) REST
3 4 (2.01%) Android SDK
4 3 (1.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (1.01%) Swing
5 2 (1.01%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.50%) CGI
6 1 (0.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.50%) WCF
6 1 (0.50%) WPF
6 1 (0.50%) Qt
6 1 (0.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 67 (33.67%) Computer Science
2 20 (10.05%) Embedded Systems
3 19 (9.55%) Device Driver
3 19 (9.55%) Mathematics
4 18 (9.05%) Physics
5 9 (4.52%) Cryptography
6 8 (4.02%) EMV
6 8 (4.02%) EFT
7 7 (3.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (2.51%) Firmware
9 4 (2.01%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (2.01%) Open Source
10 2 (1.01%) Robotics
11 1 (0.50%) Life Science
11 1 (0.50%) DTV
11 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.50%) IPTV
11 1 (0.50%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.50%) Statistics
11 1 (0.50%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 96 (48.24%) Linux
2 70 (35.18%) Windows
3 52 (26.13%) UNIX
4 11 (5.53%) Embedded Linux
5 7 (3.52%) Android
6 3 (1.51%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.51%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.50%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.50%) OpenWrt
7 1 (0.50%) AIX
7 1 (0.50%) HPUX
7 1 (0.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (97.49%) Software Engineering
2 30 (15.08%) OO
3 27 (13.57%) Image Processing
4 18 (9.05%) Signal Processing
5 17 (8.54%) OOD
6 14 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (6.53%) UML
7 13 (6.53%) Multithreading
8 10 (5.03%) Quality Management
9 7 (3.52%) OOP
9 7 (3.52%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (3.52%) Scrum
9 7 (3.52%) Logistics
9 7 (3.52%) Static Code Analysis
10 6 (3.02%) TDD
11 5 (2.51%) Configuration Management
11 5 (2.51%) Video Analytics
11 5 (2.51%) Analytics
11 5 (2.51%) Cyber Security
11 5 (2.51%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 199 (100.00%) C
2 165 (82.91%) C++
3 49 (24.62%) Embedded C
4 45 (22.61%) C#
5 40 (20.10%) Java
6 16 (8.04%) Embedded C++
7 13 (6.53%) Python
8 12 (6.03%) Perl
9 11 (5.53%) SQL
10 5 (2.51%) Assembly Language
11 4 (2.01%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.01%) Korn
11 4 (2.01%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.51%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.50%) Ada
13 1 (0.50%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 99 (49.75%) Degree
2 18 (9.05%) PhD
3 6 (3.02%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.01%) CCA
5 2 (1.01%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.01%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.51%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.50%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.01%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 7 (3.52%) Oracle
2 3 (1.51%) Freescale
3 2 (1.01%) Perforce
4 1 (0.50%) Symbian
4 1 (0.50%) HP
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