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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C Software Engineer
Rank 828 706 785
Rank change year-on-year
-122 +79
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 51 166 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.16% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.17% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 48 154 84
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% -8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,050 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -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
99917 98112 105285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 83183 79195 90333
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -116 43 £40,000 +11.11% 7
South East -71 22 £42,500 -10.52% 1
London +12 12 £40,000 +18.51% 4
Berkshire +1 12 £30,000 -17.24%
Bracknell -7 9 £30,000 -29.41%
City of London +4 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Scotland +16 4 £31,000 -11.42%
South Wales -9 4 £42,500 +13.33%
Wales -12 4 £42,500 +13.33%
East of England -29 4 £38,750 +10.71%
West Lothian - 4 £31,000 -
Kent - 4 £42,500 -
Livingston - 4 £31,000 -
Reading +8 3 £52,500 +50.00%
Portsmouth -17 3 £47,500 +93.87%
Hampshire -22 3 £47,500 +58.33% 1
South West -30 3 £34,500 +6.15% 1
Newport - 3 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire -6 2 £28,500 -41.53% 1
Cambridgeshire -7 2 - -
North West -12 2 £47,500 +37.68%
Cambridge -17 2 - -
Surrey -28 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Cheshire - 2 £47,500 -
Warrington - 2 £47,500 -
Camberley - 2 £42,500 -
Runcorn - 2 £47,500 -
Norfolk 0 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Buckinghamshire -9 1 £27,500 -42.10%
Bristol -9 1 £37,500 +15.38%

C Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 84 (100.00%) C
2 77 (91.67%) Software Engineering
3 73 (86.90%) C++
4 44 (52.38%) Linux
5 35 (41.67%) Degree
6 30 (35.71%) Computer Science
7 28 (33.33%) Embedded C
8 27 (32.14%) Windows
9 20 (23.81%) Embedded Systems
10 19 (22.62%) TCP/IP
11 18 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (20.24%) HTTP
13 15 (17.86%) UNIX
14 14 (16.67%) SQL
14 14 (16.67%) Embedded C++
15 13 (15.48%) OO
16 12 (14.29%) C#
16 12 (14.29%) Scrum
16 12 (14.29%) Electronics
17 11 (13.10%) OOP
17 11 (13.10%) DTV
18 10 (11.90%) FTP
18 10 (11.90%) Kerberos
18 10 (11.90%) NFS
18 10 (11.90%) LDAP
18 10 (11.90%) Visual Studio
19 9 (10.71%) Python
19 9 (10.71%) Firmware
19 9 (10.71%) Multithreading
20 8 (9.52%) Continuous Integration

C Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 7 (8.33%) Confluence
2 2 (2.38%) Node.js
3 1 (1.19%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.19%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
1 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.62%) TCP/IP
2 17 (20.24%) HTTP
3 10 (11.90%) Kerberos
3 10 (11.90%) LDAP
3 10 (11.90%) FTP
4 7 (8.33%) Wireless
5 6 (7.14%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.38%) Bluetooth
6 2 (2.38%) GPRS
6 2 (2.38%) LAN
6 2 (2.38%) WAN
6 2 (2.38%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.19%) tcpdump
7 1 (1.19%) DLNA
7 1 (1.19%) Multicast
7 1 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.19%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.19%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.19%) Big Data
1 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.33%) JIRA
3 6 (7.14%) Fiddler
3 6 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.14%) TestLink
4 4 (4.76%) Subversion
5 2 (2.38%) Trac
5 2 (2.38%) TortoiseSVN
5 2 (2.38%) LabVIEW
5 2 (2.38%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.38%) PVCS
5 2 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (14.29%) Electronics
2 5 (5.95%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Multimedia
3 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.38%) Games
4 2 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Advertising
5 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.19%) Automotive
5 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.14%) .NET
2 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.57%) STL
3 3 (3.57%) Web Services
3 3 (3.57%) XML
3 3 (3.57%) MFC
3 3 (3.57%) WCF
3 3 (3.57%) Qt
3 3 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (2.38%) REST
4 2 (2.38%) .NET Remoting
4 2 (2.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.38%) OpenGL
4 2 (2.38%) DirectX
4 2 (2.38%) OpenMP
5 1 (1.19%) JNI
5 1 (1.19%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 30 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 20 (23.81%) Embedded Systems
3 11 (13.10%) DTV
4 6 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 6 (7.14%) Algorithms
5 5 (5.95%) IPTV
6 4 (4.76%) Physics
6 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.57%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.57%) Open Source
8 2 (2.38%) SystemC
8 2 (2.38%) Verilog
8 2 (2.38%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.19%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 44 (52.38%) Linux
2 27 (32.14%) Windows
3 15 (17.86%) UNIX
4 6 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (7.14%) CentOS
5 5 (5.95%) Mac OS
6 4 (4.76%) Windows CE
7 2 (2.38%) Nucleus RTOS
8 1 (1.19%) AIX
8 1 (1.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (91.67%) Software Engineering
2 18 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.48%) OO
4 12 (14.29%) Scrum
5 11 (13.10%) OOP
6 9 (10.71%) Multithreading
7 8 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.33%) Product Management
8 7 (8.33%) OOD
9 6 (7.14%) Regression Testing
9 6 (7.14%) UML
9 6 (7.14%) TDD
9 6 (7.14%) BDD
9 6 (7.14%) Test Management
9 6 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
9 6 (7.14%) Bug Management
10 4 (4.76%) CAD
11 3 (3.57%) Video Content Analysis
11 3 (3.57%) Signal Processing
12 2 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) C
2 73 (86.90%) C++
3 28 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 14 (16.67%) Embedded C++
4 14 (16.67%) SQL
5 12 (14.29%) C#
6 9 (10.71%) Python
7 8 (9.52%) Java
8 7 (8.33%) Ruby
9 6 (7.14%) Korn
9 6 (7.14%) Perl
9 6 (7.14%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.76%) PL/SQL
10 4 (4.76%) Assembly Language
11 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.38%) Fortran
13 1 (1.19%) Lisp
13 1 (1.19%) Haskell
13 1 (1.19%) Erlang
13 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 35 (41.67%) Degree
2 5 (5.95%) PhD
3 4 (4.76%) HND
4 2 (2.38%) HNC
5 1 (1.19%) ISEB
5 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) ISO 9000
1 2 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) NFS
2 9 (10.71%) Firmware
3 1 (1.19%) Snort
Vendors
1 6 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle
3 2 (2.38%) Renesas
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.19%) HP
4 1 (1.19%) Atmel
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