The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded C Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C Engineer
Rank 891 824 865
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +41
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Engineer 14 49 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.046% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.049% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 14 44 28
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £33,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107766 100404 111766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.30% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87262 83568 95286
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Embedded C Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Embedded C Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Embedded C Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C Engineer within the UK.

Embedded C Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Embedded C Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded C Engineer over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 within the UK.

Embedded C Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded C Engineer
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 September 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
England -57 13 £47,500 +15.15% 2
South East -22 7 £50,000 +25.00% 1
London +6 5 £45,000 -
City of London - 4 £46,250 -
Kent - 3 £50,000 -
Dartford - 3 £50,000 -
Woking +8 2 £38,750 -22.50%
Surrey -18 2 £38,750 -13.88%
West Sussex -15 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Hertfordshire -18 1 £47,500 -
East of England -32 1 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Horsham - 1 £50,000 -

Embedded C Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Embedded C Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded C Engineer in their job title.

1 46 (100.00%) C
1 46 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 31 (67.39%) Software Engineering
3 26 (56.52%) C++
4 25 (54.35%) Degree
5 24 (52.17%) Embedded C++
6 17 (36.96%) Linux
7 15 (32.61%) Electronics
8 13 (28.26%) Embedded Systems
9 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (21.74%) Wireless
10 10 (21.74%) GPRS
10 10 (21.74%) GSM
11 9 (19.57%) Subversion
12 8 (17.39%) SaaS
13 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
13 6 (13.04%) Video Content Analysis
13 6 (13.04%) Video Analytics
13 6 (13.04%) GCC
13 6 (13.04%) GDB
13 6 (13.04%) Digital Signal Processing
13 6 (13.04%) Signal Processing
13 6 (13.04%) Analytics
13 6 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
14 5 (10.87%) Multithreading
14 5 (10.87%) Open Source
14 5 (10.87%) Automotive
14 5 (10.87%) OOP
14 5 (10.87%) OO
14 5 (10.87%) Windows

Embedded C Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Embedded C Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded C Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) GPRS
1 10 (21.74%) GSM
1 10 (21.74%) Wireless
2 6 (13.04%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (10.87%) Bluetooth
3 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.35%) Internet
4 2 (4.35%) 802.15
4 2 (4.35%) LAN
4 2 (4.35%) VoIP
4 2 (4.35%) WAN
4 2 (4.35%) Ethernet
4 2 (4.35%) ZigBee
5 1 (2.17%) FTP
5 1 (2.17%) SSL
Development Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Subversion
2 6 (13.04%) GCC
2 6 (13.04%) GDB
3 1 (2.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (32.61%) Electronics
2 5 (10.87%) Automotive
3 2 (4.35%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.26%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.87%) Open Source
4 4 (8.70%) Firmware
5 2 (4.35%) Physics
6 1 (2.17%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.17%) EMV
6 1 (2.17%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.96%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 3 (6.52%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) Software Engineering
2 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.04%) Video Content Analysis
3 6 (13.04%) Video Analytics
3 6 (13.04%) Digital Signal Processing
3 6 (13.04%) Signal Processing
3 6 (13.04%) Analytics
4 5 (10.87%) Multithreading
4 5 (10.87%) OOP
4 5 (10.87%) OO
5 4 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) OOD
6 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.52%) UML
6 3 (6.52%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (4.35%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.17%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.17%) Software Architecture
8 1 (2.17%) Change Control
8 1 (2.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) C
1 46 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 26 (56.52%) C++
3 24 (52.17%) Embedded C++
4 3 (6.52%) C#
5 2 (4.35%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 25 (54.35%) Degree
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 50,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: Yesterday