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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C
Rank 208 255 -
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 24 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.43% 0.12% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 0
Average salary £35,750 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.61%
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
2836 3489 3878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 50.31% 50.52% 59.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2425 3083 3377
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 14 February 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 +45 20 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Manchester +22 4 £36,500 -2.66% 3
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 27 (100.00%) C
2 21 (77.78%) C++
2 21 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 21 (77.78%) Degree
3 19 (70.37%) Linux
4 18 (66.67%) Electronics
4 18 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
5 17 (62.96%) C#
6 16 (59.26%) OO
6 16 (59.26%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (59.26%) Embedded Software Development
7 15 (55.56%) Windows
8 14 (51.85%) Visual Studio
8 14 (51.85%) OOD
8 14 (51.85%) Embedded Systems
9 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (48.15%) Pair Programming
9 13 (48.15%) Scrum
10 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (44.44%) Windows CE
10 12 (44.44%) ISO 9001
10 12 (44.44%) UML
10 12 (44.44%) HNC
10 12 (44.44%) HND
10 12 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (44.44%) Test Automation
11 6 (22.22%) Multithreading
12 5 (18.52%) Embedded C++
12 5 (18.52%) Firmware
13 3 (11.11%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 18 (66.67%) Electronics
2 3 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Software Engineer
2 16 (59.26%) C++ Software Engineer
3 13 (48.15%) C Software Engineer
3 13 (48.15%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 10 (37.04%) Embedded Engineer
5 7 (25.93%) Embedded C Engineer
6 6 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (18.52%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 5 (18.52%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 4 (14.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (14.81%) Firmware Engineer
9 3 (11.11%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
9 3 (11.11%) Embedded Linux Engineer
9 3 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (11.11%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (11.11%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 1 (3.70%) Hardware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) JSON
1 3 (11.11%) SOAP
1 3 (11.11%) WCF
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
1 3 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.70%) Raspberry Pi
4 1 (3.70%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Linux
2 18 (66.67%) Embedded Linux
3 15 (55.56%) Windows
4 12 (44.44%) Windows CE
5 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 16 (59.26%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (59.26%) Embedded Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) OO
3 14 (51.85%) OOD
4 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (48.15%) Pair Programming
4 13 (48.15%) Scrum
5 12 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 12 (44.44%) UML
6 6 (22.22%) Multithreading
7 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C
2 21 (77.78%) C++
3 17 (62.96%) C#
4 5 (18.52%) Embedded C++
5 2 (7.41%) Java
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (77.78%) Degree
2 12 (44.44%) HNC
2 12 (44.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (44.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Atmel
2 1 (3.70%) EMC
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