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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 376 333 324
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -9
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 75 107 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.48% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 0.95% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 70 103 111
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
Programming Languages Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11852 11220 12767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.30% 49.98% 52.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10176 9813 11463
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -2 22 £31,500 -21.25% 2
Surrey +7 18 £50,000 +14.28% 13
West Sussex +19 16 £47,500 +18.75%
Buckinghamshire -8 9 £42,500 +2.40% 2
Oxfordshire -15 5 £42,500 -5.55% 8
Berkshire -27 3 £25,000 -38.65% 14
East Sussex - 2 £38,500 -
Sussex - 1 £65,000 -
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 180 (96.77%) C
2 109 (58.60%) Software Engineering
3 93 (50.00%) C++
4 80 (43.01%) Electronics
5 79 (42.47%) Embedded C++
6 71 (38.17%) Degree
7 64 (34.41%) Assembly Language
8 52 (27.96%) Linux
9 45 (24.19%) Embedded Systems
10 42 (22.58%) Firmware
11 36 (19.35%) Automotive
12 35 (18.82%) Freescale
13 30 (16.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 29 (15.59%) VHDL
15 25 (13.44%) Physics
16 23 (12.37%) Manufacturing
16 23 (12.37%) Ethernet
17 21 (11.29%) Device Driver
17 21 (11.29%) GSM
18 20 (10.75%) MATLAB
18 20 (10.75%) CAD
19 19 (10.22%) Simulink
19 19 (10.22%) IEC 61508
20 18 (9.68%) Windows
21 17 (9.14%) Java
21 17 (9.14%) Wireless
21 17 (9.14%) Agile Software Development
21 17 (9.14%) Multithreading
22 16 (8.60%) Verilog
23 15 (8.06%) Embedded Linux

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 19 (10.22%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.37%) Ethernet
2 21 (11.29%) GSM
3 17 (9.14%) Wireless
4 14 (7.53%) TCP/IP
5 12 (6.45%) GPRS
6 7 (3.76%) SSL
6 7 (3.76%) FTP
7 4 (2.15%) Bluetooth
8 3 (1.61%) HTTP
9 2 (1.08%) LTE
10 1 (0.54%) 4G
10 1 (0.54%) CDMA
10 1 (0.54%) Internet
10 1 (0.54%) ZigBee
10 1 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.54%) MySQL
1 1 (0.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (5.91%) Mercurial
2 4 (2.15%) Subversion
3 3 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.54%) GNU Toolchain
4 1 (0.54%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.54%) ClearQuest
General
1 80 (43.01%) Electronics
2 36 (19.35%) Automotive
3 23 (12.37%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.15%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.15%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.15%) Marketing
5 2 (1.08%) Finance
5 2 (1.08%) Retail
6 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.54%) Military
Job Titles
1 101 (54.30%) Software Engineer
2 91 (48.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 59 (31.72%) Embedded C Engineer
4 49 (26.34%) C Software Engineer
5 48 (25.81%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 22 (11.83%) Hardware Engineer
7 16 (8.60%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 16 (8.60%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 14 (7.53%) Developer
9 12 (6.45%) Embedded C Developer
9 12 (6.45%) C Developer
10 11 (5.91%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
10 11 (5.91%) Embedded C++ Developer
10 11 (5.91%) C++ Developer
10 11 (5.91%) Firmware Engineer
11 10 (5.38%) Team Leader
12 9 (4.84%) C++ Team Leader
12 9 (4.84%) Software Team Leader
13 8 (4.30%) Principal Engineer
13 8 (4.30%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.30%) ActiveX
2 7 (3.76%) XML
3 5 (2.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (2.15%) .NET
5 3 (1.61%) MFC
6 2 (1.08%) POSIX
6 2 (1.08%) Middleware
7 1 (0.54%) Ember.js
7 1 (0.54%) COM
7 1 (0.54%) DCOM
7 1 (0.54%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (24.19%) Embedded Systems
2 42 (22.58%) Firmware
3 30 (16.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 29 (15.59%) VHDL
5 25 (13.44%) Physics
6 21 (11.29%) Device Driver
7 16 (8.60%) Verilog
8 13 (6.99%) Computer Science
9 5 (2.69%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.61%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.61%) EMV
10 3 (1.61%) EFT
10 3 (1.61%) Cryptography
11 2 (1.08%) Home Automation
12 1 (0.54%) CAN bus
12 1 (0.54%) MPEG
12 1 (0.54%) PMI
12 1 (0.54%) SCADA
12 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 52 (27.96%) Linux
2 18 (9.68%) Windows
3 15 (8.06%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (58.60%) Software Engineering
2 20 (10.75%) CAD
3 17 (9.14%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (9.14%) Multithreading
4 13 (6.99%) Embedded Software Development
5 12 (6.45%) Software Architecture
5 12 (6.45%) OO
6 11 (5.91%) Memory Management
7 9 (4.84%) Scrum
7 9 (4.84%) Project Management
7 9 (4.84%) Image Processing
8 8 (4.30%) TDD
9 6 (3.23%) Configuration Management
9 6 (3.23%) Signal Processing
10 5 (2.69%) Digital Signal Processing
11 4 (2.15%) UML
11 4 (2.15%) Time Management
12 3 (1.61%) QMS
12 3 (1.61%) Unit Testing
12 3 (1.61%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 180 (96.77%) C
2 93 (50.00%) C++
3 79 (42.47%) Embedded C++
4 64 (34.41%) Assembly Language
5 20 (10.75%) MATLAB
6 17 (9.14%) Java
7 13 (6.99%) C#
8 11 (5.91%) Python
9 2 (1.08%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.08%) VB
10 1 (0.54%) VC++
10 1 (0.54%) Perl
10 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.54%) SQL
10 1 (0.54%) Fortran
10 1 (0.54%) Lua
Qualifications
1 71 (38.17%) Degree
2 6 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.54%) PhD
3 1 (0.54%) HND
3 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.22%) IEC 61508
2 4 (2.15%) QA
3 3 (1.61%) JTAG
3 3 (1.61%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.54%) TickIT
4 1 (0.54%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 35 (18.82%) Freescale
2 11 (5.91%) EMC
3 2 (1.08%) NEC
4 1 (0.54%) Altera
4 1 (0.54%) VeriFone
4 1 (0.54%) Twitter
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.54%) Motorola
4 1 (0.54%) Xilinx
4 1 (0.54%) QNX
Bourne End, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum - Flexible Core hours, Pension, Child Care
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago