The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C
Rank 111 118 117
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 6 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.37% 0.18% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.74% 0.33% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 8
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Embedded C
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
813 920 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 50.53% 53.71% 56.24%
Number of salaries quoted 660 730 852
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Embedded C Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Embedded C
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Embedded C Salary Trend in Cheshire

Embedded C
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Runcorn - 3 £47,500 -
Warrington - 3 £47,500 -
Chester +15 1 £44,000 +17.33%
Crewe - 1 £40,000 -
Embedded C
North West

Embedded C
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (100.00%) C
2 8 (88.89%) C++
3 7 (77.78%) Embedded C++
3 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 7 (77.78%) Degree
3 7 (77.78%) Embedded Software Development
4 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
4 6 (66.67%) Waterfall
4 6 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (66.67%) ISO 9001
4 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (66.67%) Pair Programming
4 6 (66.67%) Windows CE
4 6 (66.67%) Electronics
4 6 (66.67%) Scrum
4 6 (66.67%) HNC
4 6 (66.67%) HND
4 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 6 (66.67%) UML
4 6 (66.67%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (11.11%) SCADA
6 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 1 (11.11%) Fortran
6 1 (11.11%) C#

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

General
1 6 (66.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) C Software Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 6 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows CE
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 6 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 6 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) UML
2 6 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C
2 8 (88.89%) C++
3 7 (77.78%) Embedded C++
4 1 (11.11%) Fortran
4 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 6 (66.67%) HNC
2 6 (66.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) ISO 9001