The median annual salary for a Senior C Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior C Software Engineer
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 850 930 943
Rank change year-on-year +80 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C Software Engineer 14 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.018% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.019% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 7
Median salary £45,000 £65,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.76% +52.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,750 £41,250
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior C Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior C Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior C Software Engineer in the UK

Senior C Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior C Software Engineer in the UK

Senior C Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior C Software Engineer over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior C Software Engineer in the UK

Senior C Software Engineer
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior C Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +84 13 £45,000 -30.76% 6
East of England +35 8 £45,000 -25.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +17 8 £45,000 -25.00% 2
Cambridge +11 8 £45,000 -25.00% 2
South East - 3 £40,000 - 1
Bracknell - 2 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £40,000 -
London +64 1 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Scotland +24 1 £50,000 - 1
West Lothian - 1 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Croydon - 1 £50,000 -
Fareham - 1 - -
Loughborough - 1 £42,500 -
Livingston - 1 £50,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) C
1 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (81.82%) C++
3 18 (54.55%) Linux
4 16 (48.48%) Embedded C
4 16 (48.48%) Degree
4 16 (48.48%) Computer Science
5 13 (39.39%) Embedded Systems
5 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
6 12 (36.36%) LDAP
6 12 (36.36%) FTP
6 12 (36.36%) HTTP
6 12 (36.36%) Kerberos
6 12 (36.36%) NFS
7 10 (30.30%) Embedded C++
8 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.18%) Dell
8 6 (18.18%) Assembly Language
9 5 (15.15%) HP
10 4 (12.12%) Electronics
10 4 (12.12%) Multimedia
10 4 (12.12%) C#
10 4 (12.12%) Video Processing
11 3 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
11 3 (9.09%) .NET
11 3 (9.09%) UML
11 3 (9.09%) Python
11 3 (9.09%) SQL
12 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
12 2 (6.06%) Automotive

Senior C Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) IIS
1 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) TCP/IP
2 12 (36.36%) FTP
2 12 (36.36%) HTTP
2 12 (36.36%) Kerberos
2 12 (36.36%) LDAP
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) RS-232
3 1 (3.03%) RS-485
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
3 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Big Data
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (12.12%) Electronics
1 4 (12.12%) Multimedia
2 2 (6.06%) Automotive
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.03%) MFC
3 1 (3.03%) Qt
3 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Computer Science
2 13 (39.39%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Unix
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (12.12%) Video Processing
3 3 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (9.09%) UML
4 2 (6.06%) Machine Learning
4 2 (6.06%) Signal Processing
5 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.03%) CRM
5 1 (3.03%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (3.03%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (3.03%) Logistics
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C
2 27 (81.82%) C++
3 16 (48.48%) Embedded C
4 10 (30.30%) Embedded C++
5 6 (18.18%) Assembly Language
6 4 (12.12%) C#
7 3 (9.09%) Python
7 3 (9.09%) SQL
8 2 (6.06%) PHP
9 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
9 1 (3.03%) VB
9 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) DO-178B
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) NFS
2 1 (3.03%) Firmware
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (3.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Dell
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) Sage
3 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
3 1 (3.03%) Symantec
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