Period
to 21 August 2019

The median annual salary for a C Software Engineer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in West Lothian during the 6 months to 21 August 2019.

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

C Software Engineer
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 36 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - -
Permanent jobs requiring a C Software Engineer 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 1.51% 0.65% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 0.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
West Lothian median annual salary £43,750 - -
Scotland median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% -15.00% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian. 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
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies in West Lothian with a recognized job title 181 153 91
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.95% 100.00% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 90 66 65
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.44% -3.31%
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £52,500 £54,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -3.41%

C Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for C Software Engineer in West Lothian

C Software Engineer
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for C Software Engineer in West Lothian

C Software Engineer
Job Locations in West Lothian

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 West Lothian region over the 6 months to 21 August 2019. 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
Livingston -7 2 £43,750 - 1
C Software Engineer
Scotland

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 2019, 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 West Lothian region featuring C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) RS-232
3 1 (33.33%) RS-485
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) JTAG
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Postgraduate
3 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) VxWorks

C Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) RS-232
1 1 (33.33%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) ClearCase
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) VxWorks
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) JTAG
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Intel
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle