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 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C
Rank 187 198 169
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -29
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 55 22 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.91% 0.37% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.66% 0.65% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 40 21 38
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
3309 3362 3216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 54.91% 56.31% 59.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2818 2903 2876
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 7 May 2015.

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 7 May 2015. 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
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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
Wiltshire +25 26 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Gloucestershire -9 19 £38,500 -3.75% 3
Devon -4 4 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Dorset - 3 £42,500 - 1
Somerset +17 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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 69 (100.00%) C
2 62 (89.86%) C++
3 45 (65.22%) Embedded C++
4 44 (63.77%) Software Engineering
5 32 (46.38%) Electronics
6 29 (42.03%) Firmware
7 25 (36.23%) Linux
8 23 (33.33%) UML
9 14 (20.29%) Algorithms
10 12 (17.39%) Degree
10 12 (17.39%) Finance
11 11 (15.94%) Automotive
12 10 (14.49%) IBM
13 9 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
13 9 (13.04%) Embedded Software Development
14 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
14 8 (11.59%) Configuration Management
15 7 (10.14%) Manufacturing
15 7 (10.14%) C#
15 7 (10.14%) Windows
16 5 (7.25%) Aerospace
16 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
17 4 (5.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
17 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
17 4 (5.80%) Java
17 4 (5.80%) MS Project
17 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
17 4 (5.80%) OO
17 4 (5.80%) Eclipse

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

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (5.80%) MS Project
2 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Broadband
1 1 (1.45%) GSM
1 1 (1.45%) LAN
1 1 (1.45%) WAN
1 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.45%) FTP
1 1 (1.45%) HTTP
1 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.90%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.45%) GCC
4 1 (1.45%) GDB
General
1 32 (46.38%) Electronics
2 12 (17.39%) Finance
3 11 (15.94%) Automotive
4 7 (10.14%) Manufacturing
5 5 (7.25%) Aerospace
6 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.45%) Military
7 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (59.42%) Software Engineer
2 35 (50.72%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 18 (26.09%) Developer
4 12 (17.39%) Firmware Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Hardware Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Programmer
7 4 (5.80%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Technical Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Hardware Design Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Design Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) C++ Programmer
8 3 (4.35%) C++ Software Developer
8 3 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) STL
1 3 (4.35%) .NET
1 3 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (1.45%) MFC
2 1 (1.45%) Ajax
2 1 (1.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Algorithms
2 9 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (2.90%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.90%) VHDL
5 2 (2.90%) Verilog
5 2 (2.90%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.45%) Biometrics
6 1 (1.45%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.23%) Linux
2 7 (10.14%) Windows
3 3 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.90%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (63.77%) Software Engineering
2 23 (33.33%) UML
3 9 (13.04%) Embedded Software Development
4 8 (11.59%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (5.80%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.80%) OO
6 3 (4.35%) Project Management
6 3 (4.35%) Identity Management
6 3 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 3 (4.35%) Kanban
6 3 (4.35%) Image Processing
6 3 (4.35%) Signal Processing
6 3 (4.35%) Regression Analysis
7 2 (2.90%) TDD
8 1 (1.45%) OOP
8 1 (1.45%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.45%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) C
2 62 (89.86%) C++
3 45 (65.22%) Embedded C++
4 7 (10.14%) C#
5 4 (5.80%) Java
6 3 (4.35%) Python
6 3 (4.35%) Perl
7 2 (2.90%) VB6
7 2 (2.90%) VB
7 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.90%) Ada
7 2 (2.90%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.45%) AWK
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) IEC 61508
1 2 (2.90%) DO-178B
1 2 (2.90%) JTAG
System Software
1 29 (42.03%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) IBM
2 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.45%) SAP
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