Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C Software Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 November 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
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 777 800 879
Rank change year-on-year +23 +79 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 63 50 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.084% 0.066% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.069% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 64 46 28
London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -25.00% +27.66%
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,500 £35,350
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%

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 70899 72968 85123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.37% 95.97% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 55853 62987 72260
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,351 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

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 November 2017.

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 November 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
South London +19 19 £35,000 -5.41%
Central London +9 2 £42,500 -29.17%
C Software Engineer
England

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

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

1 63 (100.00%) C
2 59 (93.65%) Software Engineering
3 53 (84.13%) C++
4 46 (73.02%) Linux
5 27 (42.86%) Embedded C
6 26 (41.27%) Degree
6 26 (41.27%) Computer Science
7 24 (38.10%) Embedded C++
8 20 (31.75%) TCP/IP
9 19 (30.16%) Ethernet
9 19 (30.16%) InfiniBand
10 12 (19.05%) Open Source
11 11 (17.46%) Signal Processing
11 11 (17.46%) Windows
12 10 (15.87%) Video Content Analysis
12 10 (15.87%) Algorithms
12 10 (15.87%) Content Analysis
13 9 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
13 9 (14.29%) Unix
14 8 (12.70%) Java
14 8 (12.70%) Python
14 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
14 8 (12.70%) Mathematics
15 7 (11.11%) Android
15 7 (11.11%) Image Processing
15 7 (11.11%) GitHub
16 6 (9.52%) Data Structures
16 6 (9.52%) HTML5
16 6 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
16 6 (9.52%) OO

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 7 (11.11%) GitHub
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.75%) TCP/IP
2 19 (30.16%) Ethernet
2 19 (30.16%) InfiniBand
3 6 (9.52%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (7.94%) Bluetooth
5 3 (4.76%) GSM
5 3 (4.76%) LTE
5 3 (4.76%) UMTS
6 2 (3.17%) Broadband
6 2 (3.17%) Internet
7 1 (1.59%) 3GPP
7 1 (1.59%) IPv4
7 1 (1.59%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Maven
2 1 (1.59%) Android Studio
2 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.59%) GoogleTest
2 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.59%) JIRA
2 1 (1.59%) MSBuild
2 1 (1.59%) Subversion
2 1 (1.59%) VersionOne
2 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.35%) Games
3 2 (3.17%) Billing
3 2 (3.17%) Finance
3 2 (3.17%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Military
4 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) CSS
1 6 (9.52%) HTML
1 6 (9.52%) HTML5
2 5 (7.94%) JNI
3 4 (6.35%) Django
4 3 (4.76%) Web Services
5 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.59%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (41.27%) Computer Science
2 10 (15.87%) Algorithms
3 6 (9.52%) Data Structures
4 5 (7.94%) EMV
4 5 (7.94%) EPoS
4 5 (7.94%) Smartcard
5 4 (6.35%) Hedge funds
5 4 (6.35%) Video\Live Streaming
6 3 (4.76%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (1.59%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.59%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.59%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 46 (73.02%) Linux
2 11 (17.46%) Windows
3 9 (14.29%) Unix
4 7 (11.11%) Android
5 5 (7.94%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.17%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (93.65%) Software Engineering
2 12 (19.05%) Open Source
3 11 (17.46%) Signal Processing
4 10 (15.87%) Content Analysis
4 10 (15.87%) Video Content Analysis
5 8 (12.70%) Mathematics
6 7 (11.11%) Image Processing
7 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (9.52%) OO
8 4 (6.35%) Functional Programming
8 4 (6.35%) Quantitative Research
8 4 (6.35%) Systematic Trading
9 3 (4.76%) Analytics
9 3 (4.76%) DevOps
9 3 (4.76%) Machine Learning
9 3 (4.76%) Video Analytics
10 2 (3.17%) Information Engineering
10 2 (3.17%) Multithreading
11 1 (1.59%) API Development
11 1 (1.59%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) C
2 53 (84.13%) C++
3 27 (42.86%) Embedded C
4 24 (38.10%) Embedded C++
5 8 (12.70%) Java
5 8 (12.70%) Python
6 5 (7.94%) Assembly Language
6 5 (7.94%) Go
7 4 (6.35%) APL
7 4 (6.35%) Erlang
7 4 (6.35%) Haskell
7 4 (6.35%) Lisp
7 4 (6.35%) SQL
8 3 (4.76%) C#
8 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (41.27%) Degree
2 9 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (6.35%) PhD
4 1 (1.59%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) MISRA
1 2 (3.17%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) Docker
2 1 (1.59%) etcd
2 1 (1.59%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (1.59%) Consul
2 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.59%) Reuters