The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 372 390 350
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -40
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 76 49 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.22% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.69% 0.46% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 76 46 89
Average salary £41,250 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.60% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,025 £33,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
10979 10740 11587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.80% 49.01% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 9420 9415 10367
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Embedded C
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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
Buckinghamshire +6 18 £36,500 -14.11% 1
Hampshire -3 13 £31,500 -31.52% 1
Kent 0 11 £47,500 +46.15%
Berkshire +1 10 £35,000 -15.15% 5
Oxfordshire +15 8 £45,000 -12.19% 1
Surrey -8 7 £45,000 -10.00%
Middlesex +8 6 £52,500 +23.52% 2
West Sussex -15 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (96.67%) C
2 94 (62.67%) C++
2 94 (62.67%) Software Engineering
3 79 (52.67%) Embedded C++
4 69 (46.00%) Degree
5 66 (44.00%) Electronics
6 63 (42.00%) Linux
7 42 (28.00%) Firmware
8 32 (21.33%) C#
9 30 (20.00%) Windows
10 28 (18.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 24 (16.00%) TCP/IP
11 24 (16.00%) Ethernet
12 23 (15.33%) Wireless
13 22 (14.67%) Embedded Linux
13 22 (14.67%) GSM
14 21 (14.00%) GPRS
14 21 (14.00%) Device Driver
15 20 (13.33%) .NET
15 20 (13.33%) Image Processing
15 20 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
16 19 (12.67%) Security Cleared
17 18 (12.00%) Assembly Language
18 16 (10.67%) VHDL
19 14 (9.33%) Physics
19 14 (9.33%) EMC
19 14 (9.33%) OO
19 14 (9.33%) Multithreading
19 14 (9.33%) Embedded Software Development
20 13 (8.67%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 3 (2.00%) IIS
2 1 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (4.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.33%) MS Office
2 5 (3.33%) AutoCAD
2 5 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.00%) TCP/IP
1 24 (16.00%) Ethernet
2 23 (15.33%) Wireless
3 22 (14.67%) GSM
4 21 (14.00%) GPRS
5 12 (8.00%) Bluetooth
6 10 (6.67%) FTP
6 10 (6.67%) HTTP
6 10 (6.67%) SSL
7 8 (5.33%) ZigBee
8 7 (4.67%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (3.33%) 3G
10 2 (1.33%) 802.15
10 2 (1.33%) LAN
10 2 (1.33%) WAN
11 1 (0.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.67%) Big Data
2 1 (0.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (8.67%) Subversion
2 3 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.67%) GDB
3 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.67%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.67%) JIRA
General
1 66 (44.00%) Electronics
2 8 (5.33%) Aerospace
3 7 (4.67%) Avionics
4 6 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.67%) Finance
6 2 (1.33%) Marketing
6 2 (1.33%) Retail
6 2 (1.33%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.33%) Automotive
6 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (51.33%) Software Engineer
2 61 (40.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 28 (18.67%) Embedded C Engineer
4 25 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
5 23 (15.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 20 (13.33%) Developer
7 16 (10.67%) C++ Software Engineer
8 14 (9.33%) Hardware Engineer
8 14 (9.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 14 (9.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 13 (8.67%) Firmware Engineer
10 12 (8.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 12 (8.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 10 (6.67%) Embedded C Developer
11 10 (6.67%) C Developer
12 9 (6.00%) DSP Engineer
13 8 (5.33%) Electronics Engineer
13 8 (5.33%) Design Engineer
14 7 (4.67%) Real Time Software Engineer
14 7 (4.67%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (13.33%) .NET
2 10 (6.67%) XML
3 8 (5.33%) MFC
4 3 (2.00%) WinForms
5 2 (1.33%) WPF
5 2 (1.33%) Flash
5 2 (1.33%) Qt
6 1 (0.67%) Ember.js
6 1 (0.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (28.00%) Firmware
2 28 (18.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 21 (14.00%) Device Driver
4 20 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
5 16 (10.67%) VHDL
6 14 (9.33%) Physics
7 13 (8.67%) Computer Science
8 11 (7.33%) Mathematics
9 8 (5.33%) Home Automation
10 5 (3.33%) Telematics
11 4 (2.67%) Open Source
12 3 (2.00%) iPhone
12 3 (2.00%) EMV
12 3 (2.00%) EFT
12 3 (2.00%) Cryptography
13 1 (0.67%) Internet of Things
13 1 (0.67%) MPEG
13 1 (0.67%) PMI
13 1 (0.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 63 (42.00%) Linux
2 30 (20.00%) Windows
3 22 (14.67%) Embedded Linux
4 10 (6.67%) Android
5 7 (4.67%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (62.67%) Software Engineering
2 20 (13.33%) Image Processing
3 14 (9.33%) OO
3 14 (9.33%) Multithreading
3 14 (9.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 12 (8.00%) TDD
5 11 (7.33%) UML
6 10 (6.67%) Signal Processing
7 9 (6.00%) Digital Signal Processing
7 9 (6.00%) Configuration Management
7 9 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (4.67%) Time Management
8 7 (4.67%) Android Development
8 7 (4.67%) iOS Development
8 7 (4.67%) Scrum
9 6 (4.00%) Video Processing
9 6 (4.00%) Product Management
10 5 (3.33%) OOD
11 4 (2.67%) OOP
12 3 (2.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 145 (96.67%) C
2 94 (62.67%) C++
3 79 (52.67%) Embedded C++
4 32 (21.33%) C#
5 18 (12.00%) Assembly Language
6 12 (8.00%) Python
7 11 (7.33%) Java
8 6 (4.00%) Perl
9 5 (3.33%) SQL
10 4 (2.67%) VB
10 4 (2.67%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.33%) VB6
11 2 (1.33%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.67%) PHP
12 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.67%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 69 (46.00%) Degree
2 19 (12.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.33%) QA
1 2 (1.33%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.33%) JTAG
2 1 (0.67%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.67%) TickIT
Vendors
1 14 (9.33%) EMC
2 8 (5.33%) NEC
3 4 (2.67%) Altera
4 3 (2.00%) Atmel
4 3 (2.00%) Freescale
5 1 (0.67%) VeriFone
5 1 (0.67%) Xilinx
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