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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 207 165 176
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +11
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 18 50 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.96% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 1.69% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 17 42 42
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £54,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
3458 2957 3080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 56.73% 56.94% 53.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2960 2633 2816
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
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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
Dorset -2 8 £29,000 -4.13% 1
Gloucestershire -23 4 £39,500 -12.22% 4
Bristol -9 2 £62,500 +25.00% 3
Devon - 2 £46,250 - 2
Somerset -21 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Wiltshire - 1 £42,500 -
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 38 (97.44%) C
2 33 (84.62%) Software Engineering
3 22 (56.41%) C++
4 18 (46.15%) Linux
5 17 (43.59%) Degree
6 13 (33.33%) Embedded C++
7 12 (30.77%) C#
8 11 (28.21%) Electronics
9 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
9 10 (25.64%) Ethernet
9 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
10 9 (23.08%) UML
10 9 (23.08%) Scrum
11 8 (20.51%) Aerospace
11 8 (20.51%) .NET
11 8 (20.51%) Windows
12 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
12 7 (17.95%) CAN bus
13 6 (15.38%) IEC 61508
13 6 (15.38%) TickIT
13 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
14 5 (12.82%) HTML
14 5 (12.82%) Java
14 5 (12.82%) WAN
14 5 (12.82%) FTP
14 5 (12.82%) SAS
14 5 (12.82%) VxWorks
14 5 (12.82%) SysML
14 5 (12.82%) TDD
14 5 (12.82%) Rational DOORS

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (12.82%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) Ethernet
1 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.82%) FTP
2 5 (12.82%) iSCSI
2 5 (12.82%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (12.82%) WAN
3 4 (10.26%) Wireless
4 3 (7.69%) Broadband
5 2 (5.13%) WiMAX
5 2 (5.13%) 4G
5 2 (5.13%) LTE
6 1 (2.56%) ZigBee
6 1 (2.56%) Internet
6 1 (2.56%) LAN
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (10.26%) PVCS
3 2 (5.13%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.56%) Subversion
4 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (28.21%) Electronics
2 8 (20.51%) Aerospace
3 7 (17.95%) Telecoms
4 4 (10.26%) Games
5 3 (7.69%) Military
6 2 (5.13%) Automotive
7 1 (2.56%) Finance
7 1 (2.56%) Banking
7 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Software Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) Software Team Leader
3 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Real Time Software Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Real Time Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Software Manager
4 1 (2.56%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Firmware Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering Manager
4 1 (2.56%) FPGA Developer
4 1 (2.56%) Developer
4 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (2.56%) Principle Engineer
4 1 (2.56%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (2.56%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) .NET
2 5 (12.82%) HTML
2 5 (12.82%) REST
3 3 (7.69%) MFC
3 3 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (2.56%) Ajax
4 1 (2.56%) JSON
4 1 (2.56%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.95%) CAN bus
3 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.69%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.56%) Open Source
5 1 (2.56%) Firmware
5 1 (2.56%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.56%) VHDL
5 1 (2.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.56%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) Windows
3 5 (12.82%) VxWorks
4 3 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 9 (23.08%) UML
2 9 (23.08%) Scrum
3 5 (12.82%) SysML
3 5 (12.82%) TDD
4 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.13%) OO
5 2 (5.13%) OOD
5 2 (5.13%) Requirements Engineering
6 1 (2.56%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (2.56%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) C
2 22 (56.41%) C++
3 13 (33.33%) Embedded C++
4 12 (30.77%) C#
5 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.82%) Java
6 5 (12.82%) Lua
7 3 (7.69%) Python
7 3 (7.69%) Perl
8 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.56%) AWK
9 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 17 (43.59%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) TickIT
1 6 (15.38%) IEC 61508
2 4 (10.26%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Xilinx
Dorset
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Free Parking
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago