Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a C Software Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

C Software Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 127 127
Rank change year-on-year +47 0 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 100 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.71% 1.05% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 1.08% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 70 24 34
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +63.64% -21.43%
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £56,400
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +63.64% -21.43%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2626 2493 2828
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.44% 97.12% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1986 2030 2376
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,375
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £59,375
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

C Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured C Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for C Software Engineer in Cambridge

C Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing C Software Engineer in Cambridge.

Salary trend for C Software Engineer in Cambridge

C Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C Software Engineer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for C Software Engineer in Cambridge

C Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, C Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 100 (100.00%) C
1 100 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 92 (92.00%) C++
3 58 (58.00%) Python
4 57 (57.00%) Computer Science
5 53 (53.00%) Linux
6 51 (51.00%) Degree
7 48 (48.00%) Java
8 47 (47.00%) Embedded C
9 46 (46.00%) Mathematics
10 45 (45.00%) Physics
11 43 (43.00%) Embedded C++
12 26 (26.00%) Algorithms
13 25 (25.00%) Windows
14 24 (24.00%) CAD
14 24 (24.00%) CAE
14 24 (24.00%) Electronics
14 24 (24.00%) 3D Printing
14 24 (24.00%) Content Writing
14 24 (24.00%) Apache Axis
15 23 (23.00%) C#
16 22 (22.00%) Assembly Language
17 21 (21.00%) Security Cleared
18 20 (20.00%) Video Processing
18 20 (20.00%) Multimedia
19 18 (18.00%) Wireless
19 18 (18.00%) 3D Modelling
19 18 (18.00%) Numerate Degree
20 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
20 10 (10.00%) Bluetooth

C Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.00%) Wireless
2 10 (10.00%) Bluetooth
2 10 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.00%) Internet
4 1 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.00%) Big Data
2 2 (2.00%) Geospatial Data
2 2 (2.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (24.00%) Electronics
2 20 (20.00%) Multimedia
3 10 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (24.00%) Apache Axis
2 6 (6.00%) Node.js
3 5 (5.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 57 (57.00%) Computer Science
2 26 (26.00%) Algorithms
3 24 (24.00%) 3D Printing
4 2 (2.00%) Home Automation
5 1 (1.00%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 53 (53.00%) Linux
2 25 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (2.00%) Unix
4 1 (1.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 46 (46.00%) Mathematics
3 45 (45.00%) Physics
4 24 (24.00%) CAD
4 24 (24.00%) CAE
4 24 (24.00%) Content Writing
5 20 (20.00%) Video Processing
6 18 (18.00%) 3D Modelling
7 10 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (9.00%) Scrum
9 8 (8.00%) OO
10 6 (6.00%) Multithreaded Programming
10 6 (6.00%) Multithreading
10 6 (6.00%) Web Development
11 5 (5.00%) Mentoring
11 5 (5.00%) OOD
11 5 (5.00%) Open Source
12 4 (4.00%) Configuration Management
13 3 (3.00%) OOP
14 2 (2.00%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 100 (100.00%) C
2 92 (92.00%) C++
3 58 (58.00%) Python
4 48 (48.00%) Java
5 47 (47.00%) Embedded C
6 43 (43.00%) Embedded C++
7 23 (23.00%) C#
8 22 (22.00%) Assembly Language
9 6 (6.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (6.00%) MATLAB
10 3 (3.00%) Fortran
11 2 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 51 (51.00%) Degree
2 21 (21.00%) Security Cleared
3 18 (18.00%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.00%) PhD
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Salary: 45,000 to £60,000
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Strong Benefit Package
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
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Empiric
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Incredible Prospects+Potential+Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £70,000 + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
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Empiric
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 per annum
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Posted: 5 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £40k - 75k per year + Incredible Prospects+Potential+Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
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Empiric
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
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