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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 106 66 114
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +48
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 4 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.28% 2.07% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% 3.75% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 5
Average salary £34,250 £39,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.73% -1.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
Programming Languages Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
700 533 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 49.65% 55.06% 63.15%
Number of salaries quoted 575 467 739
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded C across the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Embedded C Salary Histogram 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Colchester -5 2 £25,000 -35.06%
Chelmsford -21 1 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Embedded C
East of England

Embedded C
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Electronics
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
5 2 (28.57%) Firmware
5 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (14.29%) CAN bus
6 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (14.29%) Physics
6 1 (14.29%) Atmel
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 1 (14.29%) VHDL
6 1 (14.29%) OO
6 1 (14.29%) Flash
6 1 (14.29%) OOD
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (85.71%) Automotive
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Junior
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Senior C Software Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Junior Systems Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
1 2 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) CAN bus
2 1 (14.29%) VHDL
2 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (14.29%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
2 3 (42.86%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Atmel