Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a C Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 14 December 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 > South West
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 299 301 331
Rank change year-on-year +2 +30 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 24 42 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.24% 0.41% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.42% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 11
South West median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +12.50%

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 9,670 9,986 10,482
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 97.51% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 7,790 8,247 8,837
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,500 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 14 December 2018.

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 14 December 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
Dorset +15 12 £51,250 +2.50%
Bristol -5 8 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Gloucestershire +13 2 £56,500 +29.14% 2
Wiltshire -10 2 £37,500 +25.00% 2
C Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 South West region featuring C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) C
2 23 (95.83%) Software Engineering
3 15 (62.50%) Python
4 14 (58.33%) C++
5 9 (37.50%) Java
5 9 (37.50%) Linux
6 6 (25.00%) Degree
7 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
7 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
7 5 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (16.67%) Data Analytics
8 4 (16.67%) Analytics
8 4 (16.67%) Parallel Programming
8 4 (16.67%) Open Source
8 4 (16.67%) Machine Learning
8 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 4 (16.67%) Electronics
8 4 (16.67%) Middleware
8 4 (16.67%) OO
8 4 (16.67%) PhD
8 4 (16.67%) Unix
8 4 (16.67%) Windows
9 3 (12.50%) Perl
9 3 (12.50%) OOD
9 3 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
10 2 (8.33%) IEC 61508
10 2 (8.33%) Network Security
10 2 (8.33%) Avionics

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
1 2 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) 3G
2 1 (4.17%) 4G
2 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Polyspace
1 2 (8.33%) VectorCAST
General
1 4 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (8.33%) Avionics
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.33%) Verilog
2 2 (8.33%) VHDL
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Unix
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Software Engineering
2 5 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (16.67%) Analytics
3 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 4 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 4 (16.67%) OO
3 4 (16.67%) Open Source
3 4 (16.67%) Parallel Programming
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) OOD
5 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Coaching
6 1 (4.17%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (4.17%) Component Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C
2 15 (62.50%) Python
3 14 (58.33%) C++
4 9 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 3 (12.50%) Perl
6 2 (8.33%) Ada
6 2 (8.33%) Assembly Language
6 2 (8.33%) C#
6 2 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) PhD
4 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) IEC 61508