Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a C Software Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 20 November 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 > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 335 358 354
Rank change year-on-year +23 -4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 26 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.22% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 12
North West median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +25.00% +15.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £61,875 £56,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 11,364 12,811 11,920
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.55% 96.62% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 9,234 10,268 10,036
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

C Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for C Software Engineer in the North West

C Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for C Software Engineer in the North West

C Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C Software Engineer in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for C Software Engineer in the North West

C Software Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Manchester +26 20 £37,500 -28.57% 3
Cheshire +34 6 £50,000 -
C Software Engineer
England

C Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 North West region featuring C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) C
1 26 (100.00%) C++
1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (73.08%) Degree
3 17 (65.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (65.38%) Windows
3 17 (65.38%) Computer Science
4 16 (61.54%) Multithreading
4 16 (61.54%) Games
4 16 (61.54%) Multithreaded Programming
4 16 (61.54%) Greenfield Project
4 16 (61.54%) RS-232
5 15 (57.69%) Linux
6 8 (30.77%) Ubuntu
6 8 (30.77%) Static Code Analysis
6 8 (30.77%) Embedded Software Development
6 8 (30.77%) RS-485
7 7 (26.92%) Scrum
7 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (23.08%) Java
8 6 (23.08%) Open Source
9 5 (19.23%) SQL
10 4 (15.38%) TDD
10 4 (15.38%) Subversion
10 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
10 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
10 4 (15.38%) Kanban
10 4 (15.38%) Open Source Development
11 3 (11.54%) Collaborative Working
11 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing

C Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) RS-232
2 8 (30.77%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 4 (15.38%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) LabVIEW
General
1 16 (61.54%) Games
2 3 (11.54%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 2 (7.69%) QML
1 2 (7.69%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Computer Science
2 16 (61.54%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) CCTV
4 1 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.85%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Linux
3 8 (30.77%) Ubuntu
4 2 (7.69%) Android
4 2 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (61.54%) Multithreaded Programming
2 16 (61.54%) Multithreading
3 8 (30.77%) Embedded Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Static Code Analysis
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) Open Source
6 4 (15.38%) Kanban
6 4 (15.38%) Open Source Development
6 4 (15.38%) TDD
7 3 (11.54%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (11.54%) Integration Testing
7 3 (11.54%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Test Automation
7 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) Validation
9 1 (3.85%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C
1 26 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (23.08%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) C#
5 2 (7.69%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) Degree
2 17 (65.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.69%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle