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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 258 234 243
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 2 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% 0.15% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.050% 0.25% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 20
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £29,150 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £35,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
4028 4020 4398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 54.55% 59.19% 59.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3387 3570 3943
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 23 September 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 -11 1 £35,000 +12.00% 2
Cumbria - 1 £45,000 -
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Firmware
3 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (25.00%) Automotive
4 1 (25.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Windows CE
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Embedded C Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior C Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Embedded C Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware
2 2 (50.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows CE
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 18 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago