The median annual salary for a Senior C Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 June 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 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 919 962
Rank change year-on-year +60 +43  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior C Software Engineer 31 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.013% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.014% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 7
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.52% -19.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +23.52% -19.04%  

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 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior C Software Engineer in the UK

Senior C Software Engineer
Top 19 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 June 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 +64 31 £52,500 +20.00% 5
East of England -1 15 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Cambridge -4 15 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Cambridgeshire -10 15 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Manchester - 9 £52,500 -
North West - 9 £52,500 -
South East +41 2 £55,000 +29.41% 1
South West -4 2 £48,750 +14.70% 1
Cirencester - 2 £48,750 -
Birmingham - 2 £47,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £48,750 -
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Wokingham - 1 £55,000 - 1
Sowerby Bridge - 1 £50,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 45 (100.00%) C
1 45 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 38 (84.44%) C++
3 27 (60.00%) Embedded C
4 20 (44.44%) Linux
5 18 (40.00%) Assembly Language
6 16 (35.56%) Video Processing
6 16 (35.56%) Multimedia
6 16 (35.56%) Embedded C++
7 11 (24.44%) Degree
7 11 (24.44%) Computer Science
7 11 (24.44%) Java
7 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
8 10 (22.22%) Subversion
9 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (20.00%) TDD
9 9 (20.00%) Scrum
9 9 (20.00%) Kanban
9 9 (20.00%) SQL
9 9 (20.00%) Open Source
9 9 (20.00%) NoSQL
9 9 (20.00%) Open Source Development
10 6 (13.33%) UML
11 5 (11.11%) Wireless
12 4 (8.89%) Electronics
12 4 (8.89%) Six Sigma
12 4 (8.89%) Python
12 4 (8.89%) Automotive
12 4 (8.89%) Prototyping
12 4 (8.89%) Computer Science Degree

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Wireless
2 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.44%) FTP
3 2 (4.44%) HTTP
3 2 (4.44%) Kerberos
3 2 (4.44%) LDAP
4 1 (2.22%) 3G
4 1 (2.22%) GSM
4 1 (2.22%) Internet
4 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.44%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Git (software)
2 10 (22.22%) Subversion
3 4 (8.89%) Rational DOORS
General
1 16 (35.56%) Multimedia
2 4 (8.89%) Automotive
2 4 (8.89%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 3 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 20 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Unix
2 3 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (35.56%) Video Processing
3 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.00%) Kanban
3 9 (20.00%) Open Source
3 9 (20.00%) Open Source Development
3 9 (20.00%) Scrum
3 9 (20.00%) TDD
4 6 (13.33%) UML
5 4 (8.89%) Prototyping
5 4 (8.89%) Six Sigma
6 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.44%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (4.44%) Machine Learning
6 2 (4.44%) Multithreaded Programming
6 2 (4.44%) Multithreading
6 2 (4.44%) Signal Processing
7 1 (2.22%) Project Management
7 1 (2.22%) Requirements Management
7 1 (2.22%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) C
2 38 (84.44%) C++
3 27 (60.00%) Embedded C
4 18 (40.00%) Assembly Language
5 16 (35.56%) Embedded C++
6 11 (24.44%) Java
7 9 (20.00%) SQL
8 4 (8.89%) Python
9 2 (4.44%) C#
10 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Firmware
1 2 (4.44%) NFS
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) Perforce
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 50,000 to £70,000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Metaswitch Networks
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Private Healthcare, Good Pensio
Posted: 5 days ago
Wokingham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago