The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 224 175 175
Rank change year-on-year
-49 0
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 17 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.73% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 1.28% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 42
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,250 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3419 2898 3112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.40% 57.17% 53.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2957 2603 2812
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Embedded C Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Embedded C
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Embedded C Salary Trend in the South West

Embedded C
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded C across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Embedded C Salary Histogram in the South West

Embedded C
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Gloucestershire -21 7 £42,000 +12.00% 1
Dorset +1 5 £29,000 -38.94% 4
Bristol -18 3 £62,500 +78.57% 3
Somerset -23 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Devon - 1 £50,000 -
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 35 (100.00%) C
2 27 (77.14%) Software Engineering
3 24 (68.57%) C++
4 18 (51.43%) Linux
5 17 (48.57%) Degree
6 14 (40.00%) Electronics
7 13 (37.14%) Embedded C++
7 13 (37.14%) C#
8 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 9 (25.71%) Windows
9 9 (25.71%) .NET
9 9 (25.71%) Scrum
9 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
10 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
10 6 (17.14%) UML
10 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
11 5 (14.29%) FTP
11 5 (14.29%) SAS
11 5 (14.29%) HTML
11 5 (14.29%) Java
11 5 (14.29%) TDD
11 5 (14.29%) WAN
11 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
11 5 (14.29%) Lua
11 5 (14.29%) iSCSI
11 5 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (14.29%) REST
12 4 (11.43%) Rational DOORS
12 4 (11.43%) SysML

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 5 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
3 5 (14.29%) FTP
3 5 (14.29%) WAN
3 5 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 5 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (8.57%) Broadband
4 3 (8.57%) Wireless
5 2 (5.71%) 4G
5 2 (5.71%) LTE
5 2 (5.71%) WiMAX
5 2 (5.71%) LAN
6 1 (2.86%) Bluetooth
6 1 (2.86%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.86%) Star Schema
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (11.43%) PVCS
2 2 (5.71%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (40.00%) Electronics
2 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.43%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.71%) Automotive
4 2 (5.71%) Finance
4 2 (5.71%) Games
4 2 (5.71%) Military
4 2 (5.71%) Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Software Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Developer
4 2 (5.71%) FPGA Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Programmer
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Software Manager
5 1 (2.86%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (2.86%) C++ Developer
5 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.86%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (2.86%) Principal Software Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) .NET
2 5 (14.29%) HTML
2 5 (14.29%) REST
3 4 (11.43%) MFC
3 4 (11.43%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
4 1 (2.86%) DAO
4 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.86%) JSON
4 1 (2.86%) WCF
4 1 (2.86%) WF
4 1 (2.86%) Silverlight
4 1 (2.86%) Ajax
4 1 (2.86%) NHibernate
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 2
4 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 3 (8.57%) CAN bus
3 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.71%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) VHDL
4 1 (2.86%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.86%) Firmware
4 1 (2.86%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Linux
2 9 (25.71%) Windows
3 4 (11.43%) VxWorks
4 3 (8.57%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) Software Engineering
2 9 (25.71%) Scrum
2 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.14%) UML
4 5 (14.29%) TDD
5 4 (11.43%) SysML
6 2 (5.71%) Digital Signal Processing
6 2 (5.71%) Signal Processing
6 2 (5.71%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) OOD
6 2 (5.71%) OO
7 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.86%) MVC
7 1 (2.86%) Workflow
7 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C
2 24 (68.57%) C++
3 13 (37.14%) Embedded C++
3 13 (37.14%) C#
4 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.29%) Java
5 5 (14.29%) Lua
6 4 (11.43%) Python
7 3 (8.57%) Perl
8 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
8 2 (5.71%) VC++
9 1 (2.86%) AWK
Qualifications
1 17 (48.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) MCP
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) TickIT
1 3 (8.57%) IEC 61508
1 3 (8.57%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Xilinx
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Sybase
2 1 (2.86%) Sun
2 1 (2.86%) Renesas
2 1 (2.86%) Freescale
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago