The median annual salary for a C Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C Software Engineer
UK / England
Rank 705 740 754
Rank change year-on-year +35 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 118 183 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.15% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.20% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 94 181 170
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76808 93068 95575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64249 78721 78814
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

C Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured C Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C Software Engineer in England

C Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for C Software Engineer in England

C Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C Software Engineer in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for C Software Engineer in England

C Software Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +31 39 £42,500 +32.81% 17
London +31 19 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Yorkshire +34 18 £42,500 +2.40% 3
South East +23 13 £40,000 -11.11% 3
South West +9 13 £37,500 -10.71% 5
North West -19 8 £42,500 +21.42% 1
East Midlands -6 5 £42,500 +21.42% 1
North East - 2 £35,000 - 2
West Midlands +23 1 £40,000 +6.66% 1
C Software Engineer
UK

C Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 England region featuring C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 262 (100.00%) C
1 262 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 230 (87.79%) C++
3 138 (52.67%) Linux
4 130 (49.62%) Embedded C
5 100 (38.17%) Degree
6 96 (36.64%) Computer Science
7 92 (35.11%) Python
8 76 (29.01%) Embedded C++
9 59 (22.52%) TCP/IP
10 50 (19.08%) Electronics
11 44 (16.79%) Embedded Systems
12 40 (15.27%) C#
13 39 (14.89%) Java
13 39 (14.89%) Windows
13 39 (14.89%) Firmware
14 37 (14.12%) Wireless
14 37 (14.12%) Ethernet
15 34 (12.98%) Telecoms
16 31 (11.83%) Cybersecurity
17 30 (11.45%) Microsoft
18 29 (11.07%) Bluetooth
18 29 (11.07%) Security Cleared
19 28 (10.69%) Unix
20 26 (9.92%) Android
20 26 (9.92%) RS-232
21 25 (9.54%) Algorithms
21 25 (9.54%) Bash Shell
21 25 (9.54%) MATLAB
21 25 (9.54%) Wi-Fi

C Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.15%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.38%) IIS
2 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) MS Office
2 1 (0.38%) Simulink
2 1 (0.38%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.38%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 59 (22.52%) TCP/IP
2 37 (14.12%) Ethernet
2 37 (14.12%) Wireless
3 29 (11.07%) Bluetooth
4 26 (9.92%) RS-232
5 25 (9.54%) Wi-Fi
6 22 (8.40%) RS-485
7 19 (7.25%) HTTP
8 14 (5.34%) FTP
8 14 (5.34%) Kerberos
8 14 (5.34%) LDAP
9 10 (3.82%) IPv6
9 10 (3.82%) Network Security
10 8 (3.05%) Internet
10 8 (3.05%) ZigBee
11 7 (2.67%) InfiniBand
12 6 (2.29%) DHCP
13 5 (1.91%) Modbus
13 5 (1.91%) Profibus
14 4 (1.53%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.82%) Big Data
1 10 (3.82%) MySQL
2 6 (2.29%) Relational Database
2 6 (2.29%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.53%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.15%) Apache Hive
5 2 (0.76%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.38%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (0.38%) GIS
Development Applications
1 20 (7.63%) Visual Studio
2 17 (6.49%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.82%) Subversion
4 9 (3.44%) NUnit
5 8 (3.05%) JIRA
6 7 (2.67%) LabVIEW
7 5 (1.91%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.15%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.15%) CodeSonar
8 3 (1.15%) git-flow
8 3 (1.15%) Robot Framework
8 3 (1.15%) Selenium
9 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.76%) MSTest
9 2 (0.76%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (0.76%) StarTeam
10 1 (0.38%) CANoe
10 1 (0.38%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.38%) Mercurial
General
1 50 (19.08%) Electronics
2 34 (12.98%) Telecoms
3 17 (6.49%) Automotive
4 13 (4.96%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.44%) Finance
5 9 (3.44%) Games
6 8 (3.05%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.53%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.15%) Avionics
9 2 (0.76%) Banking
9 2 (0.76%) Marketing
9 2 (0.76%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.78%) HTML
2 19 (7.25%) .NET
3 18 (6.87%) Qt
4 11 (4.20%) CSS
5 8 (3.05%) XML
6 7 (2.67%) Web Services
7 5 (1.91%) .NET Framework
7 5 (1.91%) ASP.NET
7 5 (1.91%) REST
7 5 (1.91%) SOAP
8 4 (1.53%) wxWidgets
9 3 (1.15%) Django
9 3 (1.15%) Java EE
9 3 (1.15%) LAMP
9 3 (1.15%) Node.js
9 3 (1.15%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (1.15%) Spring MVC
9 3 (1.15%) STL
10 2 (0.76%) HTML5
10 2 (0.76%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 96 (36.64%) Computer Science
2 44 (16.79%) Embedded Systems
3 25 (9.54%) Algorithms
4 11 (4.20%) Device Driver
5 6 (2.29%) CAN bus
6 5 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (1.15%) Home Automation
9 2 (0.76%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.76%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.76%) Verilog
9 2 (0.76%) VHDL
10 1 (0.38%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.38%) 3D Printing
10 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.38%) CUDA
10 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.38%) RIA
10 1 (0.38%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.38%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 138 (52.67%) Linux
2 39 (14.89%) Windows
3 28 (10.69%) Unix
4 26 (9.92%) Android
5 21 (8.02%) Embedded Linux
6 12 (4.58%) Mac OS
7 11 (4.20%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.15%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.15%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.76%) ThreadX
10 1 (0.38%) MeeGo
10 1 (0.38%) Nucleus RTOS
10 1 (0.38%) Tizen
10 1 (0.38%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.38%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (11.83%) Cybersecurity
3 24 (9.16%) UML
4 22 (8.40%) Mathematics
4 22 (8.40%) Multithreading
5 21 (8.02%) OO
6 20 (7.63%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (6.11%) Low Latency
7 16 (6.11%) OOD
7 16 (6.11%) Physics
8 14 (5.34%) Analytics
8 14 (5.34%) Computer Architecture
8 14 (5.34%) Data Analytics
8 14 (5.34%) High-Frequency Trading
9 12 (4.58%) Embedded Software Development
10 11 (4.20%) Cryptography
10 11 (4.20%) Customer Requirements
10 11 (4.20%) Image Processing
10 11 (4.20%) Multithreaded Programming
11 10 (3.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 262 (100.00%) C
2 230 (87.79%) C++
3 130 (49.62%) Embedded C
4 92 (35.11%) Python
5 76 (29.01%) Embedded C++
6 40 (15.27%) C#
7 39 (14.89%) Java
8 25 (9.54%) Bash Shell
8 25 (9.54%) MATLAB
9 19 (7.25%) Perl
10 18 (6.87%) JavaScript
11 15 (5.73%) Ruby
12 14 (5.34%) PHP
13 10 (3.82%) Groovy
14 9 (3.44%) Assembly Language
15 8 (3.05%) Objective-C
16 7 (2.67%) SQL
17 6 (2.29%) Lua
18 3 (1.15%) PowerShell
19 2 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 100 (38.17%) Degree
2 29 (11.07%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.96%) DV Cleared
3 13 (4.96%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.44%) PhD
5 3 (1.15%) CCNA
5 3 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.15%) CISSP
5 3 (1.15%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (1.15%) GIAC
5 3 (1.15%) HND
5 3 (1.15%) Linux+ Certification
5 3 (1.15%) MCSE
5 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.15%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (1.15%) SANS
5 3 (1.15%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (1.15%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.11%) JTAG
2 14 (5.34%) MISRA
3 4 (1.53%) Def Stans
3 4 (1.53%) DO-178B
4 3 (1.15%) MISRA C
4 3 (1.15%) QA
5 2 (0.76%) DO-254
5 2 (0.76%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.76%) ISO26262
System Software
1 39 (14.89%) Firmware
2 14 (5.34%) NFS
3 4 (1.53%) Docker
4 3 (1.15%) vSphere
5 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) Puppet
1 3 (1.15%) Salt
2 1 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 30 (11.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.29%) Dell
2 6 (2.29%) Freescale
3 5 (1.91%) HP
4 4 (1.53%) Atmel
4 4 (1.53%) Lauterbach
5 2 (0.76%) IBM
5 2 (0.76%) Oracle
5 2 (0.76%) Renesas
5 2 (0.76%) SAP
6 1 (0.38%) Apple
6 1 (0.38%) EMC
6 1 (0.38%) Google
6 1 (0.38%) Green Hills
6 1 (0.38%) Intel
6 1 (0.38%) Sage
6 1 (0.38%) SonicWALL
6 1 (0.38%) Symantec
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Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
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