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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C
Rank 212 202 184
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -18
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 30 23 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.50% 0.43% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 0.75% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 40
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,750 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
- -1.84%
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
3329 3047 3108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 55.70% 57.48% 57.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2919 2728 2785
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 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £47,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
(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
Wiltshire +13 10 £46,500 +16.25% 2
Gloucestershire -19 6 £41,750 +4.37% 1
Dorset - 6 £42,500 - 1
Bristol -5 2 £40,750 -9.44% 3
Cornwall - 2 £30,000 -
Devon - 2 £40,750 - 1
Somerset - 2 £40,000 - 3
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 41 (100.00%) C
2 31 (75.61%) C++
3 26 (63.41%) Software Engineering
4 19 (46.34%) Embedded C++
5 18 (43.90%) UML
5 18 (43.90%) Electronics
6 13 (31.71%) Firmware
7 11 (26.83%) Linux
8 10 (24.39%) Degree
9 9 (21.95%) Automotive
10 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.07%) Windows
11 7 (17.07%) Embedded Systems
12 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing
13 5 (12.20%) Aerospace
13 5 (12.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 5 (12.20%) C#
13 5 (12.20%) Algorithms
14 4 (9.76%) Embedded Software Development
14 4 (9.76%) IBM
14 4 (9.76%) .NET
14 4 (9.76%) VCP4
14 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
14 4 (9.76%) Finance
14 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
14 4 (9.76%) VHDL
14 4 (9.76%) Verilog
15 3 (7.32%) Systems Analysis
15 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
15 3 (7.32%) Device Driver

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 3 (7.32%) MS Project
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) LAN
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
2 1 (2.44%) FTP
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.44%) Broadband
2 1 (2.44%) GSM
2 1 (2.44%) Wireless
2 1 (2.44%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) MS Access
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.44%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
1 3 (7.32%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.88%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) PVCS
General
1 18 (43.90%) Electronics
2 9 (21.95%) Automotive
3 6 (14.63%) Manufacturing
4 5 (12.20%) Aerospace
5 4 (9.76%) Finance
5 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
6 3 (7.32%) Military
7 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Software Engineer
2 18 (43.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Firmware Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Programmer
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Principal Engineer
6 4 (9.76%) Principal Software Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) C++ Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Manager
7 3 (7.32%) C++ Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) C# Programmer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Hardware Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior FPGA Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.88%) C++/C# Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) STL
2 2 (4.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.44%) DAO
3 1 (2.44%) Ajax
3 1 (2.44%) NHibernate
3 1 (2.44%) JSON
3 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.44%) WCF
3 1 (2.44%) WF
3 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (12.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (12.20%) Algorithms
3 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.76%) VHDL
3 4 (9.76%) Verilog
4 3 (7.32%) Device Driver
5 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.44%) Smartcard
6 1 (2.44%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Windows CE
4 1 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Software Engineering
2 18 (43.90%) UML
3 4 (9.76%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
4 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.32%) OO
4 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.32%) Digital Signal Processing
4 3 (7.32%) Signal Processing
5 2 (4.88%) Identity Management
5 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.88%) Image Processing
6 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.44%) TDD
6 1 (2.44%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.44%) Workflow
6 1 (2.44%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) C
2 31 (75.61%) C++
3 19 (46.34%) Embedded C++
4 5 (12.20%) C#
5 3 (7.32%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.32%) Java
6 2 (4.88%) Assembly Language
6 2 (4.88%) Ada
6 2 (4.88%) VB
6 2 (4.88%) VB6
7 1 (2.44%) AWK
7 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.44%) Perl
7 1 (2.44%) VC++
7 1 (2.44%) Python
7 1 (2.44%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) VCP4
3 1 (2.44%) MCP
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) DO-178B
2 2 (4.88%) IEC 61508
2 2 (4.88%) JTAG
3 1 (2.44%) TickIT
System Software
1 13 (31.71%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) IBM
3 2 (4.88%) Xilinx
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Sybase
4 1 (2.44%) Sun
4 1 (2.44%) EMC
4 1 (2.44%) Renesas
4 1 (2.44%) Freescale
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