The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 204 176 178
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +2
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 21 44 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.82% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.65% 1.38% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19 36 32
Average salary £40,000 £46,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.51% +12.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
Programming Languages Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3255 3200 3290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.11% 59.47% 58.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2842 2866 2904
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
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 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 18 April 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 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
Gloucestershire +4 17 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Bristol 0 3 £36,250 -27.50% 2
Somerset -8 1 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 40 (97.56%) C
2 38 (92.68%) Software Engineering
3 23 (56.10%) Aerospace
4 19 (46.34%) C++
5 16 (39.02%) UML
5 16 (39.02%) TickIT
5 16 (39.02%) IEC 61508
6 14 (34.15%) CAN bus
6 14 (34.15%) Ethernet
7 11 (26.83%) Linux
7 11 (26.83%) Embedded C++
8 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
8 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
8 10 (24.39%) Digital Media
9 9 (21.95%) Degree
9 9 (21.95%) Military
10 8 (19.51%) Electronics
10 8 (19.51%) VxWorks
10 8 (19.51%) Windows
10 8 (19.51%) DO-178B
11 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
11 7 (17.07%) C#
11 7 (17.07%) .NET
12 6 (14.63%) Device Driver
13 4 (9.76%) TDD
13 4 (9.76%) SysML
13 4 (9.76%) Marketing
13 4 (9.76%) Games
13 4 (9.76%) Assembly Language
13 4 (9.76%) Rational DOORS

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) Ethernet
2 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
3 1 (2.44%) Wireless
3 1 (2.44%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (7.32%) PVCS
3 2 (4.88%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 23 (56.10%) Aerospace
2 10 (24.39%) Telecoms
3 9 (21.95%) Military
4 8 (19.51%) Electronics
5 4 (9.76%) Marketing
5 4 (9.76%) Games
6 1 (2.44%) Avionics
6 1 (2.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Software Engineer
2 14 (34.15%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Embedded C Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.88%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (2.44%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Principle Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Design Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) CAN bus
2 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
2 10 (24.39%) Digital Media
3 6 (14.63%) Device Driver
4 4 (9.76%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.88%) Firmware
6 1 (2.44%) Biometrics
6 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.44%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
2 8 (19.51%) VxWorks
2 8 (19.51%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
3 1 (2.44%) Nucleus RTOS
3 1 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (92.68%) Software Engineering
2 16 (39.02%) UML
3 4 (9.76%) TDD
3 4 (9.76%) SysML
4 3 (7.32%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
5 2 (4.88%) Project Management
5 2 (4.88%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Multithreading
6 1 (2.44%) System Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.44%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.44%) WFM
6 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) C
2 19 (46.34%) C++
3 11 (26.83%) Embedded C++
4 7 (17.07%) C#
5 4 (9.76%) Assembly Language
6 2 (4.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) BC Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (39.02%) TickIT
1 16 (39.02%) IEC 61508
2 8 (19.51%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Freescale
South West
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheltenham
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Relocation, Pension & Healthcare
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheltenham
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension & Medical Cover
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £44k + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheltenham
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago