The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 247 244 248
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 6 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.081% 0.058% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.094% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 9
Average salary £40,750 £30,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.52% -27.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.62%
Embedded C
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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3889 4274 4706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 52.54% 62.13% 61.27%
Number of salaries quoted 3397 3722 4232
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Embedded C Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Embedded C
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Embedded C Salary Trend in the North West

Embedded C
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded C across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Embedded C Salary Histogram in the North West

Embedded C
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Manchester -10 4 £43,750 +103.48% 5
Cheshire -6 2 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (100.00%) C
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) Firmware
5 2 (25.00%) Automotive
5 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Electronics
5 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (25.00%) CAN bus
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
6 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) ZigBee
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 1 (12.50%) Image Processing
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) DO-178B
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Twitter

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Electronics
1 2 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) WinForms
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (25.00%) CAN bus
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows CE
2 1 (12.50%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Image Processing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) C++
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter
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