The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 41 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 4 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.39% 5.29% 4.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 8.33% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 14
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,875
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.31%
Embedded C
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
176 120 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 61.11% 63.49% 55.94%
Number of salaries quoted 156 114 184
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,050 £28,299
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Embedded C Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Embedded C
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C across the Cheltenham region.

Embedded C Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Embedded C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded C.

1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) C
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C++
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Aerospace
3 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
4 3 (42.86%) SysML
4 3 (42.86%) IEC 61508
4 3 (42.86%) DO-178B
4 3 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (42.86%) TickIT
4 3 (42.86%) VxWorks
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) UML
5 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) MFC
5 2 (28.57%) PVCS
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (28.57%) Signal Processing
5 2 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (28.57%) CAN bus
5 2 (28.57%) Automotive
5 2 (28.57%) Military
5 2 (28.57%) VHDL
5 2 (28.57%) TDD

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Embedded C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (28.57%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (28.57%) PVCS
General
1 4 (57.14%) Aerospace
2 2 (28.57%) Automotive
2 2 (28.57%) Military
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) FPGA Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) VHDL
1 2 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) VxWorks
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) SysML
2 3 (42.86%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Signal Processing
3 2 (28.57%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded C++
2 5 (71.43%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) TickIT
1 3 (42.86%) IEC 61508
1 3 (42.86%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Xilinx