Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior C Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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

Senior C Software Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1096 1206 1261
Rank change year-on-year +110 +55 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C Software Engineer 54 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.032% 0.013% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.013% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 43 24 12
England median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +20.00%
10th Percentile £41,750 £38,750 £37,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +20.69%

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 160373 183773 202115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 131317 156122 167506
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Senior C Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior C Software Engineer in England

Senior C Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior C Software Engineer in England

Senior C Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior C Software Engineer in England over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior C Software Engineer in England

Senior 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 Senior C Software Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
East of England +43 31 £52,500 -12.50% 3
North of England - 11 £52,500 -
North West - 10 £52,500 -
South East +78 7 £48,750 +14.71% 1
Midlands - 3 £47,500 -
South West +13 2 £48,750 +11.43%
West Midlands - 2 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Senior C Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, Senior 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 Senior C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 54 (100.00%) C
1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 44 (81.48%) C++
3 30 (55.56%) Embedded C
4 22 (40.74%) Assembly Language
4 22 (40.74%) Linux
5 20 (37.04%) Embedded C++
5 20 (37.04%) Multimedia
5 20 (37.04%) Video Processing
6 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
6 13 (24.07%) Java
7 12 (22.22%) Degree
7 12 (22.22%) Subversion
8 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (18.52%) TDD
8 10 (18.52%) Kanban
8 10 (18.52%) SQL
8 10 (18.52%) Scrum
8 10 (18.52%) Open Source
8 10 (18.52%) NoSQL
8 10 (18.52%) Open Source Development
9 9 (16.67%) Wireless
10 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
11 7 (12.96%) Python
12 6 (11.11%) Multithreaded Programming
12 6 (11.11%) Multithreading
13 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
13 5 (9.26%) UML
14 4 (7.41%) Unix
14 4 (7.41%) Automotive

Senior C Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (1.85%) 3G
2 1 (1.85%) GSM
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
2 12 (22.22%) Subversion
3 4 (7.41%) Rational DOORS
General
1 20 (37.04%) Multimedia
2 4 (7.41%) Automotive
3 3 (5.56%) Electronics
3 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 3 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) Linux
2 4 (7.41%) Unix
3 3 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (37.04%) Video Processing
3 10 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.52%) Kanban
3 10 (18.52%) Open Source
3 10 (18.52%) Open Source Development
3 10 (18.52%) Scrum
3 10 (18.52%) TDD
4 6 (11.11%) Multithreaded Programming
4 6 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 5 (9.26%) UML
5 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.41%) Prototyping
6 4 (7.41%) Six Sigma
7 2 (3.70%) Machine Learning
7 2 (3.70%) Signal Processing
8 1 (1.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (1.85%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (1.85%) Image Processing
8 1 (1.85%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) C
2 44 (81.48%) C++
3 30 (55.56%) Embedded C
4 22 (40.74%) Assembly Language
5 20 (37.04%) Embedded C++
6 13 (24.07%) Java
7 10 (18.52%) SQL
8 7 (12.96%) Python
9 3 (5.56%) Bash Shell
9 3 (5.56%) C#
9 3 (5.56%) Lua
10 1 (1.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (3.70%) Perforce
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