Period
to 23 February 2018

The median annual salary for a C Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 February 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
England > London
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 801 767 840
Rank change year-on-year -34 +73 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 34 61 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.049% 0.087% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.091% 0.080%
Number of salaries quoted 33 60 65
London median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -10.91% +40.13%
10th Percentile £45,000 £34,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £84,000 £60,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 66,745 66,978 82,950
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.26% 95.94% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 55,353 57,009 70,971
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

C Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for C Software Engineer in London

C Software Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for C Software Engineer in London

C Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C Software Engineer in London over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for C Software Engineer in London

C Software Engineer
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. 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
South London -10 3 £55,000 +36.65%
Central London -34 2 £42,500 -34.62%
C Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 London region featuring C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) C
2 30 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 30 (88.24%) Linux
3 27 (79.41%) C++
4 18 (52.94%) Embedded C
5 15 (44.12%) Degree
5 15 (44.12%) Embedded C++
6 14 (41.18%) Ethernet
6 14 (41.18%) TCP/IP
6 14 (41.18%) Computer Science
6 14 (41.18%) InfiniBand
7 11 (32.35%) Unix
8 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
8 7 (20.59%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (17.65%) Data Structures
9 6 (17.65%) Algorithms
9 6 (17.65%) Open Source
10 5 (14.71%) Assembly Language
10 5 (14.71%) Go
11 4 (11.76%) Functional Programming
11 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
11 4 (11.76%) Systematic Trading
11 4 (11.76%) Quantitative Research
11 4 (11.76%) Lisp
11 4 (11.76%) SQL
11 4 (11.76%) OO
11 4 (11.76%) Python
11 4 (11.76%) Django
11 4 (11.76%) Hedge funds
11 4 (11.76%) APL

C Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) Ethernet
1 14 (41.18%) InfiniBand
1 14 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.82%) GSM
2 3 (8.82%) LTE
2 3 (8.82%) UMTS
3 2 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) 3GPP
4 1 (2.94%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Django
2 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.65%) Algorithms
2 6 (17.65%) Data Structures
3 4 (11.76%) Hedge funds
4 2 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.94%) Smart Energy
5 1 (2.94%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 30 (88.24%) Linux
2 11 (32.35%) Unix
3 2 (5.88%) Android
3 2 (5.88%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
3 6 (17.65%) Open Source
4 4 (11.76%) Functional Programming
4 4 (11.76%) OO
4 4 (11.76%) Quantitative Research
4 4 (11.76%) Systematic Trading
5 2 (5.88%) Information Engineering
6 1 (2.94%) API Development
6 1 (2.94%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.94%) Machine Learning
6 1 (2.94%) Manual Testing
6 1 (2.94%) Memory Management
6 1 (2.94%) Prototyping
6 1 (2.94%) Rapid Prototyping
6 1 (2.94%) Refactoring
6 1 (2.94%) Release Management
6 1 (2.94%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C
2 27 (79.41%) C++
3 18 (52.94%) Embedded C
4 15 (44.12%) Embedded C++
5 5 (14.71%) Assembly Language
5 5 (14.71%) Go
6 4 (11.76%) APL
6 4 (11.76%) Erlang
6 4 (11.76%) Haskell
6 4 (11.76%) Lisp
6 4 (11.76%) Python
6 4 (11.76%) SQL
7 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Degree
2 7 (20.59%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) MISRA
1 2 (5.88%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (2.94%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) etcd
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Consul
1 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes