Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a C Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West 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 > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 284 330 340
Rank change year-on-year +46 +10 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 55 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.54% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 46 11 27
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.00% +40.85%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £52,500 £56,250
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 the South 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
South West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10021 10579 11485
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.54% 96.97% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8298 8927 9726
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for C Software Engineer in the South West

C Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for C Software Engineer in the South West

C Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing C Software Engineer in the South West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for C Software Engineer in the South West

C Software Engineer
Job Locations in the South 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 South West 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
Bristol +13 39 £50,000 +31.58% 2
Gloucestershire +29 5 £42,500 -15.00%
Dorset +6 4 £45,000 - 1
Wiltshire +4 4 £39,000 +11.43%
Somerset - 2 £40,000 -
Devon - 1 £41,000 -
C Software Engineer
England

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

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 South West region featuring C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) C
1 55 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 52 (94.55%) C++
3 22 (40.00%) Linux
4 18 (32.73%) Degree
5 14 (25.45%) Electronics
6 13 (23.64%) OOD
7 12 (21.82%) Windows
7 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (20.00%) UML
8 11 (20.00%) Embedded C
8 11 (20.00%) Python
9 10 (18.18%) MATLAB
9 10 (18.18%) Computer Science
10 9 (16.36%) OO
11 8 (14.55%) Embedded C++
11 8 (14.55%) Regression Testing
11 8 (14.55%) C#
11 8 (14.55%) Unit Testing
11 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
11 8 (14.55%) Qt
11 8 (14.55%) Machine Learning
12 7 (12.73%) Java
12 7 (12.73%) Visual Studio
13 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
13 6 (10.91%) Artificial Intelligence
13 6 (10.91%) Simulink
13 6 (10.91%) Validation
13 6 (10.91%) Algorithms
13 6 (10.91%) Requirements Engineering

C Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) DVB
2 2 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.82%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.82%) IPsec
3 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.64%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.82%) JIRA
3 1 (1.82%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.82%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (25.45%) Electronics
2 1 (1.82%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.82%) Automotive
2 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) Qt
2 5 (9.09%) CSS
2 5 (9.09%) HTML
3 4 (7.27%) Middleware
4 2 (3.64%) .NET
4 2 (3.64%) .NET Compact Framework
4 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.82%) MFC
5 1 (1.82%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.91%) Algorithms
3 5 (9.09%) Digital TV
4 2 (3.64%) Smart City
4 2 (3.64%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.82%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.82%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Linux
2 12 (21.82%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) Unix
3 2 (3.64%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (1.82%) Android
4 1 (1.82%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (23.64%) OOD
3 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (20.00%) UML
5 9 (16.36%) OO
6 8 (14.55%) Machine Learning
6 8 (14.55%) Regression Testing
6 8 (14.55%) Unit Testing
7 6 (10.91%) Artificial Intelligence
7 6 (10.91%) Requirements Engineering
7 6 (10.91%) Validation
8 5 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 5 (9.09%) OOP
8 5 (9.09%) Open Source
8 5 (9.09%) Parallel Programming
8 5 (9.09%) Project Management
8 5 (9.09%) Software Architecture
9 4 (7.27%) Agile Project Management
10 3 (5.45%) Embedded Software Development
10 3 (5.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) C
2 52 (94.55%) C++
3 11 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 11 (20.00%) Python
4 10 (18.18%) MATLAB
5 8 (14.55%) C#
5 8 (14.55%) Embedded C++
6 7 (12.73%) Java
7 6 (10.91%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.64%) Ada
8 2 (3.64%) SQL
9 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) Degree
2 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) MISRA
1 2 (3.64%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.82%) Def Stans
2 1 (1.82%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 2 (3.64%) IBM