Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 18 November 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 138 155
Rank change year-on-year +79 +17 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 186 44 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.51% 1.26% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.65% 1.29% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 145 30 38
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £57,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +14.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,500 £35,875
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £56,625
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% -2.30%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4004 3399 4004
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 97.17% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3079 2823 3450
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,450 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,200 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

C Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

C Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for C Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

C Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C Software Engineer in Cambridgeshire

C Software Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing C Software Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +67 177 £52,500 - 13
Peterborough -6 5 - -
C Software Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 186 (100.00%) C
1 186 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 149 (80.11%) C++
3 126 (67.74%) Linux
4 109 (58.60%) Degree
5 104 (55.91%) Computer Science
6 75 (40.32%) Mathematics
7 70 (37.63%) Python
8 66 (35.48%) Physics
9 64 (34.41%) Embedded C
10 55 (29.57%) Embedded C++
11 50 (26.88%) Java
12 49 (26.34%) Windows
13 44 (23.66%) Wireless
14 32 (17.20%) Algorithms
15 31 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
16 29 (15.59%) Apache Axis
16 29 (15.59%) Multithreading
16 29 (15.59%) CAD
16 29 (15.59%) CAE
16 29 (15.59%) C#
16 29 (15.59%) 3D Printing
16 29 (15.59%) Content Writing
17 25 (13.44%) SDLC
18 24 (12.90%) Embedded Systems
18 24 (12.90%) Scrum
18 24 (12.90%) Video Processing
19 21 (11.29%) Assembly Language
19 21 (11.29%) Multimedia
20 19 (10.22%) Electronics

C Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 44 (23.66%) Wireless
2 15 (8.06%) Wi-Fi
3 10 (5.38%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (2.69%) RDBMS
2 5 (2.69%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (5.38%) JIRA
2 5 (2.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (2.69%) Bitbucket
2 5 (2.69%) CppUnit
2 5 (2.69%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.69%) Subversion
3 2 (1.08%) Selenium
General
1 21 (11.29%) Multimedia
2 19 (10.22%) Electronics
3 10 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.59%) Apache Axis
2 14 (7.53%) HTML
3 8 (4.30%) OpenGL
4 7 (3.76%) HEVC
5 5 (2.69%) JDBC
5 5 (2.69%) JNI
5 5 (2.69%) ODBC
5 5 (2.69%) POSIX
6 2 (1.08%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.08%) Node.js
7 1 (0.54%) .NET
7 1 (0.54%) Angular 2
7 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.54%) CSS
7 1 (0.54%) HTML5
7 1 (0.54%) jQuery
7 1 (0.54%) MFC
7 1 (0.54%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 104 (55.91%) Computer Science
2 32 (17.20%) Algorithms
3 29 (15.59%) 3D Printing
4 24 (12.90%) Embedded Systems
5 13 (6.99%) Life Science
6 8 (4.30%) Device Driver
7 4 (2.15%) Robotics
7 4 (2.15%) User Experience
8 2 (1.08%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.54%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.54%) CUDA
9 1 (0.54%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 126 (67.74%) Linux
2 49 (26.34%) Windows
3 17 (9.14%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (3.23%) Unix
5 5 (2.69%) AIX
5 5 (2.69%) Solaris
6 3 (1.61%) Android
7 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 75 (40.32%) Mathematics
3 66 (35.48%) Physics
4 31 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (15.59%) CAD
5 29 (15.59%) CAE
5 29 (15.59%) Content Writing
5 29 (15.59%) Multithreading
6 25 (13.44%) SDLC
7 24 (12.90%) Scrum
7 24 (12.90%) Video Processing
8 19 (10.22%) Multithreaded Programming
9 17 (9.14%) OO
10 13 (6.99%) 3D Modelling
10 13 (6.99%) Linux Kernel Development
10 13 (6.99%) Statistics
11 12 (6.45%) Collaborative Working
11 12 (6.45%) Configuration Management
12 11 (5.91%) OOP
13 8 (4.30%) Device Driver Development
Programming Languages
1 186 (100.00%) C
2 149 (80.11%) C++
3 70 (37.63%) Python
4 64 (34.41%) Embedded C
5 55 (29.57%) Embedded C++
6 50 (26.88%) Java
7 29 (15.59%) C#
8 21 (11.29%) Assembly Language
9 17 (9.14%) JavaScript
10 14 (7.53%) SQL
11 11 (5.91%) Fortran
12 9 (4.84%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.08%) Perl
13 2 (1.08%) Tcl
14 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 109 (58.60%) Degree
2 12 (6.45%) Numerate Degree
3 7 (3.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (3.23%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) MCP
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) Firmware
1 1 (0.54%) iptables
Vendors
1 6 (3.23%) Dell
1 6 (3.23%) HP
2 5 (2.69%) Atlassian
2 5 (2.69%) Oracle
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft