Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a C Software Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 26 July 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 231 227
Rank change year-on-year +35 -4 0
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 26 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.49% 0.12% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.13% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 15
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -8.57%
10th Percentile £32,000 £35,400 £35,700
90th Percentile £53,375 £44,375 £48,000
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4995 5542 6052
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.02% 95.60% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3125 3327 3823
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

C Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for C Software Engineer in Scotland

C Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for C Software Engineer in Scotland

C Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C Software Engineer in Scotland over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for C Software Engineer in Scotland

C Software Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 26 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
Glasgow +38 17 £40,000 - 2
Edinburgh +7 7 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Aberdeen - 1 £40,000 -
C Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Scotland region featuring C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) C
1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (84.62%) Linux
3 17 (65.38%) Device Driver
4 16 (61.54%) Embedded Linux
4 16 (61.54%) Device Driver Development
5 8 (30.77%) C++
6 6 (23.08%) Degree
7 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
8 4 (15.38%) Python
8 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (11.54%) Java
10 2 (7.69%) Network Security
10 2 (7.69%) Android
10 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
10 2 (7.69%) Android Development
10 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
10 2 (7.69%) C#
10 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
10 2 (7.69%) Windows
10 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
10 2 (7.69%) Mobile Development
11 1 (3.85%) Security Hardening
11 1 (3.85%) SDLC
11 1 (3.85%) Monetization
11 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
11 1 (3.85%) .NET
11 1 (3.85%) PhD
11 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
11 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++

C Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) NGN
2 1 (3.85%) Software-Defined Radio
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.85%) Electronics
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Device Driver
2 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.85%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Linux
2 16 (61.54%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Android
3 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (61.54%) Device Driver Development
3 2 (7.69%) Android Development
3 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
3 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile Development
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Coaching
4 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.85%) Monetization
4 1 (3.85%) SDLC
4 1 (3.85%) Security Hardening
4 1 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C
2 8 (30.77%) C++
3 4 (15.38%) Python
4 3 (11.54%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) Assembly Language
6 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.85%) VMware
1 1 (3.85%) Xilinx
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Metaswitch Networks
Salary: From £40,000 to £75,000 per annum Plus Private Healthcare, Good Pensio
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago