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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C
Rank 386 387 420
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +33
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 50 70 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.51% 0.69% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 43 41 61
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
9721 10101 10820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 53.11% 48.49% 47.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8643 8714 9150
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing Embedded C as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire 0 16 £40,000 +4.57% 1
West Sussex +7 8 £46,250 +8.82%
Kent - 8 £42,500 -
Hampshire -20 6 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Buckinghamshire +24 4 £50,000 +13.63% 3
Surrey +25 3 £44,000 +17.33% 1
Berkshire -10 3 £52,500 +5.00% 2
East Sussex -6 1 £41,500 +3.75%
Middlesex - 1 £45,000 -
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT jobs citing Embedded C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 86 (100.00%) C
2 67 (77.91%) Software Engineering
3 62 (72.09%) C++
4 38 (44.19%) Linux
5 36 (41.86%) Electronics
5 36 (41.86%) Degree
6 29 (33.72%) Embedded C++
7 20 (23.26%) Firmware
7 20 (23.26%) VxWorks
8 17 (19.77%) Validation
8 17 (19.77%) Embedded Linux
8 17 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (15.12%) Unit Testing
9 13 (15.12%) UML
9 13 (15.12%) Java
10 12 (13.95%) Windows
10 12 (13.95%) Configuration Management
10 12 (13.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 11 (12.79%) Scrum
12 10 (11.63%) Device Driver
12 10 (11.63%) SDLC
13 9 (10.47%) Security Cleared
13 9 (10.47%) Ethernet
13 9 (10.47%) OOD
13 9 (10.47%) OO
13 9 (10.47%) Python
13 9 (10.47%) C#
13 9 (10.47%) Computer Science
14 8 (9.30%) MS Office
14 8 (9.30%) Aerospace

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 8 (9.30%) MS Office
2 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.49%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.47%) Ethernet
2 4 (4.65%) RS-232
3 3 (3.49%) Bluetooth
3 3 (3.49%) RS-485
3 3 (3.49%) Wireless
4 2 (2.33%) FlexRay
4 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.33%) ZigBee
5 1 (1.16%) 3G
5 1 (1.16%) Modbus
5 1 (1.16%) Profibus
5 1 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) MySQL
1 1 (1.16%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Git (software)
1 6 (6.98%) Subversion
1 6 (6.98%) VectorCAST
2 5 (5.81%) TortoiseSVN
3 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.33%) Metasploit
4 2 (2.33%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.16%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.16%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
General
1 36 (41.86%) Electronics
2 8 (9.30%) Aerospace
3 5 (5.81%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.65%) Automotive
4 4 (4.65%) Finance
5 3 (3.49%) Retail
5 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.16%) Avionics
6 1 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 66 (76.74%) Embedded Engineer
2 54 (62.79%) Software Engineer
3 48 (55.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 21 (24.42%) Embedded C Engineer
5 16 (18.60%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) C Software Engineer
6 10 (11.63%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Firmware Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Electronics Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) C Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Embedded C Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Embedded Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Software Test Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Test Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.98%) Qt
2 4 (4.65%) .NET
3 1 (1.16%) CSS
3 1 (1.16%) HTML
3 1 (1.16%) Middleware
3 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 10 (11.63%) Device Driver
3 9 (10.47%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.14%) Algorithms
4 7 (8.14%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.81%) Smartcard
6 2 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (2.33%) Physics
6 2 (2.33%) VHDL
7 1 (1.16%) BBC
7 1 (1.16%) Contactless
7 1 (1.16%) CUDA
7 1 (1.16%) EMV
7 1 (1.16%) Fintech
7 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (44.19%) Linux
2 20 (23.26%) VxWorks
3 17 (19.77%) Embedded Linux
4 12 (13.95%) Windows
5 6 (6.98%) Unix
6 1 (1.16%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (1.16%) pSOS
6 1 (1.16%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (77.91%) Software Engineering
2 17 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (19.77%) Validation
3 13 (15.12%) UML
3 13 (15.12%) Unit Testing
4 12 (13.95%) Configuration Management
5 11 (12.79%) Scrum
6 10 (11.63%) SDLC
7 9 (10.47%) OO
7 9 (10.47%) OOD
8 6 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (6.98%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (6.98%) Signal Processing
8 6 (6.98%) TDD
9 5 (5.81%) Automated Testing
9 5 (5.81%) Project Management
9 5 (5.81%) Test Strategy
10 4 (4.65%) Embedded Software Development
11 3 (3.49%) Low Latency
11 3 (3.49%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 86 (100.00%) C
2 62 (72.09%) C++
3 29 (33.72%) Embedded C++
4 13 (15.12%) Java
5 9 (10.47%) C#
5 9 (10.47%) Python
6 6 (6.98%) Assembly Language
7 3 (3.49%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.33%) Delphi
8 2 (2.33%) SQL
9 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (41.86%) Degree
2 9 (10.47%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) HNC
4 1 (1.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) ISO 9001
1 5 (5.81%) ISO13485
2 4 (4.65%) IEC 61508
2 4 (4.65%) MISRA
3 3 (3.49%) MISRA C
4 1 (1.16%) DO-178B
4 1 (1.16%) DO-254
4 1 (1.16%) ISO26262
4 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 20 (23.26%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.33%) Nessus
1 2 (2.33%) Nmap
Vendors
1 5 (5.81%) Perforce
2 3 (3.49%) EMC
3 2 (2.33%) Wind River
4 1 (1.16%) Atmel
4 1 (1.16%) Gemalto
4 1 (1.16%) IBM
4 1 (1.16%) Ingenico
4 1 (1.16%) Intel
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.16%) Renesas
4 1 (1.16%) Sony
4 1 (1.16%) VeriFone
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