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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C Software Engineer
Rank 861 852 799
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -53
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 43 57 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.050% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.053% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 39 53 72
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £58,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%

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
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -1 41 £30,000 -17.24% 5
East of England +14 17 £28,500 -32.94%
Hertfordshire +9 14 £28,500 -28.75%
Watford +6 11 £28,500 -28.75%
South East -6 9 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Borehamwood - 7 £28,500 -
London -10 5 £62,500 +16.54% 3
East Midlands -3 4 £30,000 +33.33%
Coventry - 4 £30,000 -
West Midlands - 4 £30,000 -
Northamptonshire +1 3 £30,000 -
East Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
Dudley - 3 £30,000 -
Solihull - 3 £30,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £30,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £30,000 -
Bromsgrove - 3 £30,000 -
Redditch - 3 £30,000 -
Northampton - 3 £30,000 -
Ealing - 3 £62,500 - 2
Brighton - 3 £45,000 -
Bracknell +18 2 £30,000 -
Berkshire +15 2 £30,000 -
Hampshire +11 2 £35,000 +40.00%
Manchester - 2 £36,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £42,500 -
North West - 2 £36,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £42,500 -
City of London +32 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Surrey +2 1 - -

C Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 90 (100.00%) C
2 89 (98.89%) Software Engineering
3 67 (74.44%) C++
4 39 (43.33%) Linux
5 35 (38.89%) Degree
6 26 (28.89%) Python
7 24 (26.67%) Embedded C
8 23 (25.56%) Computer Science
9 21 (23.33%) Windows
10 17 (18.89%) UNIX
11 15 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (16.67%) C#
11 15 (16.67%) Finance
12 14 (15.56%) TCP/IP
12 14 (15.56%) SDLC
13 13 (14.44%) Physics
14 12 (13.33%) Mathematics
14 12 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (13.33%) PhD
14 12 (13.33%) TDD
15 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (12.22%) HTML
16 10 (11.11%) Banking
16 10 (11.11%) LabVIEW
17 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
17 9 (10.00%) Java
17 9 (10.00%) Perl
17 9 (10.00%) .NET
17 9 (10.00%) Embedded C++
17 9 (10.00%) Go

C Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (3.33%) WebLogic
1 3 (3.33%) JBoss
1 3 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.89%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.56%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.56%) Internet
2 5 (5.56%) VoIP
3 3 (3.33%) Network Security
4 2 (2.22%) Wireless
4 2 (2.22%) FTP
4 2 (2.22%) HTTP
4 2 (2.22%) Kerberos
4 2 (2.22%) LDAP
5 1 (1.11%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.11%) ISDN
5 1 (1.11%) SMS
5 1 (1.11%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 5 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 4 (4.44%) MySQL
3 4 (4.44%) Informix
4 3 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.11%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (11.11%) LabVIEW
2 6 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.44%) Subversion
4 3 (3.33%) Eclipse RCP
4 3 (3.33%) SpecFlow
4 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.22%) GCC
5 2 (2.22%) GDB
6 1 (1.11%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.11%) Maven
6 1 (1.11%) JIRA
6 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (16.67%) Finance
2 10 (11.11%) Banking
3 5 (5.56%) Electronics
3 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.33%) Games
5 2 (2.22%) Automotive
5 2 (2.22%) Retail
6 1 (1.11%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.22%) HTML
2 9 (10.00%) .NET
3 8 (8.89%) Java RMI
3 8 (8.89%) JavaSpaces
3 8 (8.89%) Twisted
3 8 (8.89%) Akka
3 8 (8.89%) gevent
4 6 (6.67%) XML
4 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.44%) COM
5 4 (4.44%) WPF
6 3 (3.33%) GWT
6 3 (3.33%) SWT
6 3 (3.33%) Struts
6 3 (3.33%) Web Services
6 3 (3.33%) WCF
6 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (2.22%) REST
7 2 (2.22%) OpenCL
7 2 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.56%) Computer Science
2 13 (14.44%) Physics
3 12 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 12 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (4.44%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.33%) BYOD
6 3 (3.33%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.22%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (2.22%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.11%) IPTV
8 1 (1.11%) EPoS
8 1 (1.11%) EMV
8 1 (1.11%) Biometrics
8 1 (1.11%) DTV
8 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (43.33%) Linux
2 21 (23.33%) Windows
3 17 (18.89%) UNIX
4 6 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (4.44%) AIX
5 4 (4.44%) HPUX
6 3 (3.33%) Windows CE
6 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.22%) Android
8 1 (1.11%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.11%) VxWorks
8 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (98.89%) Software Engineering
2 15 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (15.56%) SDLC
4 12 (13.33%) TDD
5 11 (12.22%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (8.89%) Data Management
6 8 (8.89%) Open Source
7 7 (7.78%) OO
7 7 (7.78%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.67%) Scrum
8 6 (6.67%) UML
9 4 (4.44%) Test Automation
10 3 (3.33%) Image Processing
10 3 (3.33%) Multithreading
10 3 (3.33%) Kanban
10 3 (3.33%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.33%) Waterfall
10 3 (3.33%) BDD
10 3 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (3.33%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 90 (100.00%) C
2 67 (74.44%) C++
3 26 (28.89%) Python
4 24 (26.67%) Embedded C
5 15 (16.67%) C#
6 9 (10.00%) Java
6 9 (10.00%) Perl
6 9 (10.00%) Embedded C++
6 9 (10.00%) Go
7 8 (8.89%) Scala
8 7 (7.78%) SQL
9 6 (6.67%) JavaScript
10 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.44%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.33%) Lua
11 3 (3.33%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.22%) VB6
12 2 (2.22%) VB
12 2 (2.22%) Assembly Language
12 2 (2.22%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (38.89%) Degree
2 12 (13.33%) PhD
3 3 (3.33%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.33%) HNC
3 3 (3.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 3 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 8 (8.89%) Docker
2 4 (4.44%) Firmware
3 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (8.89%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.67%) Oracle
3 4 (4.44%) Apple
4 3 (3.33%) VMware
5 1 (1.11%) Green Hills
5 1 (1.11%) Freescale
5 1 (1.11%) HP
5 1 (1.11%) Intel
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