Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a C Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 6 months to 21 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 142 144
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 7 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.28% 0.039% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.042% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 9
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.48% +7.79% -14.44%
10th Percentile £35,500 £38,250 £36,750
90th Percentile £56,000 £44,750 £42,500
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% - -5.88%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2383 2390 2706
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.47% 94.39% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1486 1481 1697
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.15% +2.35% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C Software Engineer in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for C Software Engineer in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 Edinburgh region featuring C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Network Security
5 2 (28.57%) Java
6 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
6 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (14.29%) Xilinx
6 1 (14.29%) NGN
6 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (14.29%) Validation
6 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
6 1 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) VHDL
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 1 (14.29%) DO-178B
6 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (14.29%) DevOps
6 1 (14.29%) Software-Defined Radio
6 1 (14.29%) Security Hardening

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) NGN
2 1 (14.29%) Software-Defined Radio
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
2 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (14.29%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Security Hardening
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
2 5 (71.43%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
5 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
1 1 (14.29%) Xilinx
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