The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 103 84 80
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -4
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.14% 0.37% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.33% 0.75% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £33,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.34%
Embedded C
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
598 530 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 41.76% 48.85% 59.36%
Number of salaries quoted 468 424 459
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Embedded C Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Embedded C
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Embedded C Salary Trend in Essex

Embedded C
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 6 (85.71%) C
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Automotive
4 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
4 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) Siemens
4 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) SCADA
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 4 (57.14%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Developer
2 1 (14.29%) C Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Electrical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
1 1 (14.29%) SCADA
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Siemens