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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C
Rank 236 225 212
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 10 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.27% 0.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.31% 0.48% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 19
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,750 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £48,250 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -3.61%
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
3264 3343 3194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 57.14% 55.78% 58.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2823 2982 2860
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 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
(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
Dorset +6 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Wiltshire +6 2 £35,000 -27.46% 1
Gloucestershire +3 2 £43,750 -2.77% 4
Bristol +3 1 £55,000 +34.96%
Somerset -9 1 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 20 (90.91%) C
2 14 (63.64%) C++
3 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 10 (45.45%) Electronics
5 9 (40.91%) Firmware
6 8 (36.36%) UML
7 5 (22.73%) MISRA
7 5 (22.73%) Automotive
7 5 (22.73%) Embedded C++
7 5 (22.73%) Assembly Language
7 5 (22.73%) Ethernet
7 5 (22.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (22.73%) Linux
7 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 4 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (18.18%) Altera
8 4 (18.18%) VHDL
8 4 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (18.18%) C#
9 3 (13.64%) MISRA C
9 3 (13.64%) Algorithms
9 3 (13.64%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (9.09%) Schematic Capture
10 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
10 2 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
10 2 (9.09%) Signal Processing
10 2 (9.09%) Python
10 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
10 2 (9.09%) Aerospace

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Ethernet
2 2 (9.09%) Wireless
3 1 (4.55%) 3G
3 1 (4.55%) 4G
3 1 (4.55%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 10 (45.45%) Electronics
2 5 (22.73%) Automotive
3 2 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Front Office
4 1 (4.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Embedded Engineer
3 8 (36.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Firmware Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) Design Engineer
6 4 (18.18%) Digital Design Engineer
7 3 (13.64%) Embedded C Engineer
7 3 (13.64%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
8 2 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
8 2 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (9.09%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 2 (9.09%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 2 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 2 (9.09%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (4.55%) DSP Engineer
9 1 (4.55%) Electronics Engineer
9 1 (4.55%) Principal Software Engineer
9 1 (4.55%) Software Development Engineer
9 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (18.18%) VHDL
3 3 (13.64%) Algorithms
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 8 (36.36%) UML
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
4 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (9.09%) Schematic Capture
4 2 (9.09%) Signal Processing
4 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.55%) CAD
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) OOD
5 1 (4.55%) OOP
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) C
2 14 (63.64%) C++
3 5 (22.73%) Assembly Language
3 5 (22.73%) Embedded C++
4 4 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.55%) Perl
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
6 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) MISRA
2 3 (13.64%) MISRA C
3 1 (4.55%) ISO26262
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Firmware
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Altera
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) VMware
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