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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C
Rank 379 335 309
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -26
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 62 85 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.40% 0.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.62% 0.82% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 60 81 130
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
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 South East region.

Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10031 10398 11098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.56% 49.49% 51.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8702 8776 9884
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Embedded C Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Embedded C
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Embedded C Salary Trend in the South East

Embedded C
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Embedded C Salary Histogram in the South East

Embedded C
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 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
Hampshire +9 18 £42,500 -3.40% 4
West Sussex -5 15 £42,500 - 1
Berkshire +6 11 £50,000 +53.84% 8
Kent - 7 £37,500 - 8
Oxfordshire +7 5 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Surrey -20 5 £42,500 -15.00% 14
East Sussex -31 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 145 (100.00%) C
2 121 (83.45%) Software Engineering
3 94 (64.83%) C++
4 73 (50.34%) Embedded C++
5 64 (44.14%) Linux
6 46 (31.72%) Degree
6 46 (31.72%) Embedded Systems
7 35 (24.14%) UML
8 34 (23.45%) Electronics
9 32 (22.07%) OO
10 30 (20.69%) Firmware
11 28 (19.31%) Subversion
12 27 (18.62%) Windows
13 26 (17.93%) TCP/IP
14 25 (17.24%) OOD
15 23 (15.86%) C#
15 23 (15.86%) Computer Science
16 21 (14.48%) VxWorks
17 20 (13.79%) Python
17 20 (13.79%) Embedded Software Development
18 18 (12.41%) XML
18 18 (12.41%) Agile Software Development
19 14 (9.66%) Security Cleared
20 13 (8.97%) Git (software)
20 13 (8.97%) Test Automation
20 13 (8.97%) Manufacturing
21 12 (8.28%) UNIX
21 12 (8.28%) Big Data
22 11 (7.59%) Embedded Linux
22 11 (7.59%) JavaScript

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (7.59%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (4.14%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.45%) TargetLink
3 1 (0.69%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 26 (17.93%) TCP/IP
2 9 (6.21%) SNMP
3 6 (4.14%) HTTP
4 5 (3.45%) Wireless
5 4 (2.76%) Ethernet
6 3 (2.07%) Bluetooth
6 3 (2.07%) ZigBee
6 3 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.07%) 3G
7 2 (1.38%) RFID
7 2 (1.38%) NFC
7 2 (1.38%) GPRS
7 2 (1.38%) GSM
7 2 (1.38%) LAN
7 2 (1.38%) WAN
7 2 (1.38%) Internet
8 1 (0.69%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.28%) Big Data
2 2 (1.38%) MySQL
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.69%) Star Schema
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (19.31%) Subversion
2 13 (8.97%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.59%) Eclipse
4 7 (4.83%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.45%) JIRA
5 5 (3.45%) ClearCase
6 4 (2.76%) Bugzilla
6 4 (2.76%) GDB
7 3 (2.07%) Trac
7 3 (2.07%) PVCS
7 3 (2.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.69%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.69%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.69%) GCC
General
1 34 (23.45%) Electronics
2 13 (8.97%) Manufacturing
3 10 (6.90%) Automotive
4 7 (4.83%) Military
5 3 (2.07%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.38%) Finance
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.69%) Avionics
7 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 102 (70.34%) Software Engineer
2 76 (52.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 50 (34.48%) Senior Software Engineer
4 40 (27.59%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 19 (13.10%) C Software Engineer
6 17 (11.72%) Embedded C Engineer
7 15 (10.34%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 15 (10.34%) C++ Software Engineer
8 12 (8.28%) Developer
9 9 (6.21%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 9 (6.21%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (5.52%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 8 (5.52%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (5.52%) Electronics Engineer
11 7 (4.83%) C++ Developer
12 6 (4.14%) Design Engineer
12 6 (4.14%) Principal Engineer
13 5 (3.45%) Embedded C Developer
13 5 (3.45%) C Developer
14 4 (2.76%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.41%) XML
2 9 (6.21%) Flash
3 3 (2.07%) Middleware
3 3 (2.07%) Web Services
4 2 (1.38%) SOAP
4 2 (1.38%) REST
4 2 (1.38%) LAMP
4 2 (1.38%) XML-RPC
4 2 (1.38%) HTML
4 2 (1.38%) .NET
4 2 (1.38%) WPF
5 1 (0.69%) WF
5 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 1 (0.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (0.69%) ADO.NET
5 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.69%) DAO
5 1 (0.69%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 46 (31.72%) Embedded Systems
2 23 (15.86%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.59%) Device Driver
4 7 (4.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (4.83%) Physics
4 7 (4.83%) Algorithms
5 6 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.14%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.07%) GIS
6 3 (2.07%) Open Source
6 3 (2.07%) VHDL
6 3 (2.07%) Machine to Machine
7 2 (1.38%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.69%) CPLD
8 1 (0.69%) Verilog
8 1 (0.69%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.69%) EMV
8 1 (0.69%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.69%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 64 (44.14%) Linux
2 27 (18.62%) Windows
3 21 (14.48%) VxWorks
4 12 (8.28%) UNIX
5 11 (7.59%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (2.76%) Windows CE
6 4 (2.76%) Fedora
7 3 (2.07%) Nucleus RTOS
7 3 (2.07%) CentOS
7 3 (2.07%) Scientific Linux
8 1 (0.69%) pSOS
8 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (83.45%) Software Engineering
2 35 (24.14%) UML
3 32 (22.07%) OO
4 25 (17.24%) OOD
5 20 (13.79%) Embedded Software Development
6 18 (12.41%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (8.97%) Test Automation
8 10 (6.90%) Project Management
9 9 (6.21%) Signal Processing
10 8 (5.52%) Digital Signal Processing
10 8 (5.52%) OOP
11 7 (4.83%) Multithreading
12 6 (4.14%) Configuration Management
13 5 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (3.45%) Scrum
14 4 (2.76%) CAD
15 3 (2.07%) Validation
15 3 (2.07%) Root Cause Analysis
15 3 (2.07%) Video Processing
16 2 (1.38%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 145 (100.00%) C
2 94 (64.83%) C++
3 73 (50.34%) Embedded C++
4 23 (15.86%) C#
5 20 (13.79%) Python
6 11 (7.59%) JavaScript
7 6 (4.14%) Assembly Language
8 5 (3.45%) MATLAB
8 5 (3.45%) Perl
8 5 (3.45%) PHP
8 5 (3.45%) Java
9 3 (2.07%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.07%) VB
10 1 (0.69%) VBA
10 1 (0.69%) VC++
10 1 (0.69%) Ada
10 1 (0.69%) Pascal
10 1 (0.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (31.72%) Degree
2 14 (9.66%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.76%) VCP4
3 4 (2.76%) PhD
4 3 (2.07%) HND
5 2 (1.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.69%) MCP
6 1 (0.69%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.14%) ISO 9001
1 6 (4.14%) IEC 61508
2 5 (3.45%) JTAG
3 4 (2.76%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.07%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.69%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 30 (20.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (4.14%) EMC
2 5 (3.45%) Atmel
3 4 (2.76%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.07%) Intel
5 2 (1.38%) QNX
6 1 (0.69%) Xilinx
6 1 (0.69%) Wind River
6 1 (0.69%) Altera
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle
6 1 (0.69%) Sybase
6 1 (0.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.69%) MathWorks
6 1 (0.69%) Freescale
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Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Kent
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £32500 - £42500 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £28000 - £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: up to £60k DoE
Posted: 5 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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