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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C
Rank 219 250 257
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +7
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 9 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.17% 0.043%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.32% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 3
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.81% +3.75%
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
2910 3405 3973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 51.41% 52.47% 56.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2488 2886 3393
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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
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 28 April 2016. 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
Cheshire +29 7 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Manchester +4 1 - - 2
Merseyside - 1 £37,500 - 2
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) C
2 24 (80.00%) C++
3 23 (76.67%) Degree
4 22 (73.33%) Software Engineering
4 22 (73.33%) Linux
5 21 (70.00%) Electronics
6 20 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
7 19 (63.33%) C#
8 17 (56.67%) Visual Studio
8 17 (56.67%) Windows
8 17 (56.67%) OO
8 17 (56.67%) OOD
8 17 (56.67%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (56.67%) Embedded Software Development
9 16 (53.33%) Embedded Systems
10 14 (46.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (46.67%) Pair Programming
10 14 (46.67%) Scrum
10 14 (46.67%) Test Automation
10 14 (46.67%) ISO 9001
10 14 (46.67%) Windows CE
10 14 (46.67%) UML
10 14 (46.67%) HNC
10 14 (46.67%) HND
11 8 (26.67%) Firmware
12 7 (23.33%) Multithreading
13 6 (20.00%) Embedded C++
14 3 (10.00%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) 802.11
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 21 (70.00%) Electronics
2 3 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 17 (56.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 14 (46.67%) C Software Engineer
3 14 (46.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
5 7 (23.33%) Embedded C Engineer
6 5 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 4 (13.33%) Firmware Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 1 (3.33%) Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Electronics Engineer
10 1 (3.33%) Embedded Software Developer
10 1 (3.33%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) JSON
1 3 (10.00%) SOAP
1 3 (10.00%) WCF
1 3 (10.00%) Web Services
1 3 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 16 (53.33%) Embedded Systems
2 14 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Device Driver
5 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.33%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (3.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Linux
2 20 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
3 17 (56.67%) Windows
4 14 (46.67%) Windows CE
5 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.67%) Unix
7 1 (3.33%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Software Engineering
2 17 (56.67%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (56.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) OO
2 17 (56.67%) OOD
3 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (46.67%) Pair Programming
3 14 (46.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (46.67%) Scrum
3 14 (46.67%) Test Automation
3 14 (46.67%) UML
4 7 (23.33%) Multithreading
5 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C
2 24 (80.00%) C++
3 19 (63.33%) C#
4 6 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 2 (6.67%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (76.67%) Degree
2 14 (46.67%) HNC
2 14 (46.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (46.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Atmel
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