The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 90 80 77
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 3 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.25% 1.02% 1.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 1.92% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 13
Average salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £37,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
595 573 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.92% 53.01% 64.81%
Number of salaries quoted 513 491 678
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Embedded C
East of England

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
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
Chelmsford -5 3 £43,500 +8.75% 2
Basildon +3 1 £43,500 +16.00%
Embedded C
East of England

Embedded C
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 7 (100.00%) C
2 6 (85.71%) Automotive
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) Firmware
5 3 (42.86%) Electronics
6 2 (28.57%) C++
6 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
6 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
6 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (14.29%) VHDL
7 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (14.29%) Physics
7 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (14.29%) Change Control

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 6 (85.71%) Automotive
2 3 (42.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 4 (57.14%) Embedded C Engineer
4 3 (42.86%) C Software Engineer
4 3 (42.86%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (42.86%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (28.57%) Junior
5 2 (28.57%) Senior C Software Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (14.29%) Junior Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Firmware
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (14.29%) VHDL
3 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (14.29%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Loughton, Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £20000 to £25000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago