The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C
Rank 82 73 78
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 12 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.17% 2.19% 2.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.97% 3.18% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 17
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,600 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
Embedded C
South 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 Gloucestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
609 598 635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 59.36% 68.89% 66.70%
Number of salaries quoted 495 552 525
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Embedded C Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Embedded C
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Embedded C Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Embedded C
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded C across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Embedded C Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Embedded C
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Tewkesbury -1 8 £38,500 -23.00%
Cheltenham -9 2 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Gloucester -2 1 £55,000 +57.14%
Embedded C
South West

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 16 (100.00%) C
2 11 (68.75%) C++
3 10 (62.50%) Embedded C++
4 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
5 7 (43.75%) Firmware
5 7 (43.75%) UML
6 6 (37.50%) IBM
6 6 (37.50%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) Electronics
8 3 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) OO
8 3 (18.75%) Digital Signal Processing
8 3 (18.75%) Signal Processing
9 2 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (12.50%) Regression Analysis
9 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 2 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (12.50%) Xilinx
9 2 (12.50%) Windows
9 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
9 2 (12.50%) Device Driver
9 2 (12.50%) VHDL
9 2 (12.50%) Verilog
10 1 (6.25%) Military
10 1 (6.25%) LabVIEW
10 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
10 1 (6.25%) TickIT
10 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
10 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
10 1 (6.25%) Simulink

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (25.00%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Military
3 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior FPGA Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Real Time Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) FPGA Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Firmware Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded C Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Principal Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Device Driver
1 2 (12.50%) VHDL
1 2 (12.50%) Verilog
1 2 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) UML
3 3 (18.75%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Digital Signal Processing
3 3 (18.75%) Signal Processing
4 2 (12.50%) Regression Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) OOD
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C
2 11 (68.75%) C++
3 10 (62.50%) Embedded C++
4 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
4 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) TickIT
1 1 (6.25%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Xilinx
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft