Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 20 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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 297 327
Rank change year-on-year +114 +30 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 192 63 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.59% 0.48% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 0.50% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 150 48 78
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +11.76% -2.30%
10th Percentile £30,950 £34,850 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11653 12573 14805
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.64% 96.42% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9574 10441 12272
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

C Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for C Software Engineer in the East of England

C Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for C Software Engineer in the East of England

C Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C Software Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C Software Engineer in the East of England

C Software Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 20 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
Cambridgeshire +70 189 £52,500 -7.89% 17
Hertfordshire -12 3 £27,000 -32.50%
C Software Engineer
England

C Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 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 East of England region featuring C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 192 (100.00%) C
1 192 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 155 (80.73%) C++
3 130 (67.71%) Linux
4 115 (59.90%) Degree
5 109 (56.77%) Computer Science
6 78 (40.63%) Mathematics
7 72 (37.50%) Python
8 69 (35.94%) Physics
9 66 (34.38%) Embedded C
10 57 (29.69%) Embedded C++
11 54 (28.13%) Java
12 49 (25.52%) Windows
13 44 (22.92%) Wireless
14 32 (16.67%) C#
14 32 (16.67%) Algorithms
15 31 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
16 30 (15.63%) Multithreading
17 29 (15.10%) Apache Axis
17 29 (15.10%) CAD
17 29 (15.10%) CAE
17 29 (15.10%) 3D Printing
17 29 (15.10%) Content Writing
18 25 (13.02%) SDLC
19 24 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
19 24 (12.50%) Scrum
20 23 (11.98%) Video Processing
21 20 (10.42%) Electronics
21 20 (10.42%) Assembly Language
21 20 (10.42%) Embedded Linux

C Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (22.92%) Wireless
2 15 (7.81%) Wi-Fi
3 10 (5.21%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.60%) MySQL
2 5 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (2.60%) RDBMS
2 5 (2.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (5.21%) JIRA
2 5 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (2.60%) Bitbucket
2 5 (2.60%) CppUnit
2 5 (2.60%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.60%) Subversion
3 2 (1.04%) Selenium
General
1 20 (10.42%) Electronics
1 20 (10.42%) Multimedia
2 10 (5.21%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.10%) Apache Axis
2 14 (7.29%) HTML
3 8 (4.17%) OpenGL
4 7 (3.65%) HEVC
5 5 (2.60%) JDBC
5 5 (2.60%) JNI
5 5 (2.60%) ODBC
5 5 (2.60%) POSIX
6 3 (1.56%) .NET
7 2 (1.04%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.04%) Node.js
8 1 (0.52%) Angular 2
8 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.52%) CSS
8 1 (0.52%) HTML5
8 1 (0.52%) jQuery
8 1 (0.52%) MFC
8 1 (0.52%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 109 (56.77%) Computer Science
2 32 (16.67%) Algorithms
3 29 (15.10%) 3D Printing
4 24 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
5 13 (6.77%) Life Science
6 8 (4.17%) Device Driver
7 5 (2.60%) Robotics
8 4 (2.08%) User Experience
9 2 (1.04%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.52%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.52%) Acoustics
10 1 (0.52%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.52%) CUDA
10 1 (0.52%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 130 (67.71%) Linux
2 49 (25.52%) Windows
3 20 (10.42%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (3.13%) Unix
5 5 (2.60%) AIX
5 5 (2.60%) Solaris
6 3 (1.56%) Android
7 2 (1.04%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 78 (40.63%) Mathematics
3 69 (35.94%) Physics
4 31 (16.15%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (15.63%) Multithreading
6 29 (15.10%) CAD
6 29 (15.10%) CAE
6 29 (15.10%) Content Writing
7 25 (13.02%) SDLC
8 24 (12.50%) Scrum
9 23 (11.98%) Video Processing
10 19 (9.90%) Multithreaded Programming
10 19 (9.90%) OO
11 13 (6.77%) 3D Modelling
11 13 (6.77%) Linux Kernel Development
11 13 (6.77%) Statistics
12 12 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
12 12 (6.25%) Configuration Management
13 11 (5.73%) OOP
14 8 (4.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 192 (100.00%) C
2 155 (80.73%) C++
3 72 (37.50%) Python
4 66 (34.38%) Embedded C
5 57 (29.69%) Embedded C++
6 54 (28.13%) Java
7 32 (16.67%) C#
8 20 (10.42%) Assembly Language
9 17 (8.85%) JavaScript
10 14 (7.29%) SQL
11 11 (5.73%) Fortran
12 9 (4.69%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.04%) Perl
13 2 (1.04%) Tcl
14 1 (0.52%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 115 (59.90%) Degree
2 12 (6.25%) Numerate Degree
3 8 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (3.65%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.52%) MCP
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.60%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Firmware
1 1 (0.52%) iptables
Vendors
1 7 (3.65%) Dell
1 7 (3.65%) HP
2 5 (2.60%) Atlassian
2 5 (2.60%) Oracle
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft