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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 373 377 344
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -33
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 84 53 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.24% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% 0.49% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 84 49 90
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,625 £34,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £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
11195 10920 11664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 48.95% 49.24% 50.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9659 9562 10429
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +22 20 £39,000 -8.23%
Hampshire +5 18 £31,500 -31.52% 1
Kent -1 11 £47,500 +46.15%
Oxfordshire +9 9 £45,000 - 2
Berkshire +7 9 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Surrey +6 9 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Middlesex +8 5 £52,500 +23.52% 2
West Sussex -11 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 149 (96.75%) C
2 96 (62.34%) Software Engineering
3 93 (60.39%) C++
4 79 (51.30%) Embedded C++
5 70 (45.45%) Degree
6 69 (44.81%) Electronics
7 63 (40.91%) Linux
8 43 (27.92%) Firmware
9 31 (20.13%) C#
10 29 (18.83%) Windows
11 28 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 25 (16.23%) TCP/IP
13 24 (15.58%) Ethernet
14 22 (14.29%) Wireless
14 22 (14.29%) Device Driver
14 22 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
14 22 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
15 21 (13.64%) Assembly Language
15 21 (13.64%) GSM
16 20 (12.99%) GPRS
16 20 (12.99%) Image Processing
17 18 (11.69%) Security Cleared
17 18 (11.69%) .NET
18 16 (10.39%) VHDL
19 15 (9.74%) Physics
20 14 (9.09%) Multithreading
20 14 (9.09%) Computer Science
20 14 (9.09%) OO
21 13 (8.44%) EMC
21 13 (8.44%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (1.95%) IIS
2 1 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.25%) AutoCAD
2 5 (3.25%) MS Office
2 5 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.65%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (16.23%) TCP/IP
2 24 (15.58%) Ethernet
3 22 (14.29%) Wireless
4 21 (13.64%) GSM
5 20 (12.99%) GPRS
6 12 (7.79%) Bluetooth
7 10 (6.49%) FTP
7 10 (6.49%) SSL
8 9 (5.84%) HTTP
9 8 (5.19%) ZigBee
10 7 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (3.25%) 3G
12 2 (1.30%) 802.15
12 2 (1.30%) LAN
12 2 (1.30%) WAN
13 1 (0.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.60%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.65%) Big Data
2 1 (0.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (8.44%) Subversion
2 3 (1.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.65%) GDB
3 1 (0.65%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.65%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 69 (44.81%) Electronics
2 7 (4.55%) Avionics
2 7 (4.55%) Aerospace
2 7 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.60%) Finance
4 3 (1.95%) Automotive
5 2 (1.30%) Marketing
5 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.30%) Retail
5 2 (1.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 78 (50.65%) Software Engineer
2 63 (40.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 31 (20.13%) Embedded C Engineer
4 27 (17.53%) C Software Engineer
5 25 (16.23%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 20 (12.99%) Developer
7 16 (10.39%) C++ Software Engineer
8 15 (9.74%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 15 (9.74%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 14 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
10 12 (7.79%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 12 (7.79%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 12 (7.79%) Firmware Engineer
11 10 (6.49%) Embedded C Developer
11 10 (6.49%) C Developer
12 9 (5.84%) DSP Engineer
13 8 (5.19%) Electronics Engineer
13 8 (5.19%) Design Engineer
14 7 (4.55%) Real Time Software Engineer
14 7 (4.55%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.69%) .NET
2 10 (6.49%) XML
3 7 (4.55%) MFC
4 3 (1.95%) WinForms
5 2 (1.30%) WPF
5 2 (1.30%) Flash
5 2 (1.30%) Qt
6 1 (0.65%) Ember.js
6 1 (0.65%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (27.92%) Firmware
2 28 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 22 (14.29%) Device Driver
3 22 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
4 16 (10.39%) VHDL
5 15 (9.74%) Physics
6 14 (9.09%) Computer Science
7 11 (7.14%) Mathematics
8 7 (4.55%) Home Automation
9 5 (3.25%) Telematics
10 4 (2.60%) Open Source
11 3 (1.95%) iPhone
11 3 (1.95%) EMV
11 3 (1.95%) EFT
11 3 (1.95%) Cryptography
12 1 (0.65%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.65%) MPEG
12 1 (0.65%) PMI
12 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.65%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 63 (40.91%) Linux
2 29 (18.83%) Windows
3 22 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
4 9 (5.84%) Android
5 6 (3.90%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (62.34%) Software Engineering
2 20 (12.99%) Image Processing
3 14 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 14 (9.09%) OO
4 13 (8.44%) Embedded Software Development
5 12 (7.79%) TDD
6 11 (7.14%) UML
7 10 (6.49%) Signal Processing
8 9 (5.84%) Digital Signal Processing
8 9 (5.84%) Configuration Management
8 9 (5.84%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (4.55%) Time Management
9 7 (4.55%) Scrum
10 6 (3.90%) Android Development
10 6 (3.90%) iOS Development
10 6 (3.90%) Video Processing
10 6 (3.90%) Product Management
11 5 (3.25%) OOD
12 4 (2.60%) OOP
13 3 (1.95%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 149 (96.75%) C
2 93 (60.39%) C++
3 79 (51.30%) Embedded C++
4 31 (20.13%) C#
5 21 (13.64%) Assembly Language
6 12 (7.79%) Python
7 11 (7.14%) Java
8 6 (3.90%) Perl
9 5 (3.25%) SQL
10 4 (2.60%) VB
10 4 (2.60%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.95%) MATLAB
12 2 (1.30%) VB6
13 1 (0.65%) PHP
13 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.65%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 70 (45.45%) Degree
2 18 (11.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.30%) QA
1 2 (1.30%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.30%) JTAG
2 1 (0.65%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.65%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.65%) TickIT
Vendors
1 13 (8.44%) EMC
2 7 (4.55%) NEC
3 6 (3.90%) Freescale
4 4 (2.60%) Altera
5 3 (1.95%) Atmel
6 1 (0.65%) VeriFone
6 1 (0.65%) Xilinx
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago