Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a C Software Engineer was £42,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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

C Software Engineer
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 121 144
Rank change year-on-year -16 +23 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 10 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.38% 0.37% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.38% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 9
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,000 £45,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +55.17% -19.44%
10th Percentile £37,700 £30,750 £6,367
90th Percentile £50,625 £46,000 £42,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,250 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.11% +20.00% +4.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies in Edinburgh with a recognized job title 2,546 2,105 2,656
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.82% 96.43% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,613 1,413 1,716
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,400 £70,000 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.33% +1.18% +2.41%

C Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for C Software Engineer in Edinburgh

C Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for C Software Engineer in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, C Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C
1 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (50.00%) Electronics
5 4 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) OOD
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (20.00%) UML
7 2 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Device Driver
7 2 (20.00%) Device Driver Development
8 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (10.00%) Avionics
8 1 (10.00%) Qt
8 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (10.00%) Strategic Thinking
8 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
8 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (10.00%) Physics

C Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Avionics
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 2 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (10.00%) VxWorks
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Device Driver Development
3 2 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Physics
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware