The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C Engineer
Rank 880 853 857
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Engineer 37 30 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.027% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.029% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 33 27 53
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,450 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Embedded C Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded C Engineer
Top 30 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 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
England -40 36 £42,500 -5.55% 6
South East -5 17 £42,500 -5.55% 4
East of England -14 9 £47,500 -5.00%
East Midlands - 7 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 7 £42,500 -
Cambridge 0 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Cambridgeshire -1 6 £47,500 -5.00%
Surrey -1 5 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Northamptonshire - 5 £37,500 -
Wellingborough - 5 £37,500 -
Southampton +2 4 £46,250 -7.50%
Hampshire +1 4 £46,250 -7.50%
Worthing - 4 £42,500 -
Chichester - 3 - -
South West -4 2 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Derby - 2 £40,000 -
Guildford - 2 £46,250 -
Derbyshire - 2 £40,000 -
Essex - 2 £44,250 -
Milton Keynes +3 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
London -55 1 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Bristol - 1 - - 1
Dundee - 1 £45,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £45,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £50,000 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £50,000 -
Woking - 1 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £37,500 -
City of London - 1 £45,000 - 1

Embedded C Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 106 (100.00%) C
1 106 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 92 (86.79%) Software Engineering
3 55 (51.89%) C++
4 45 (42.45%) Assembly Language
5 40 (37.74%) Embedded C++
6 39 (36.79%) Embedded Systems
7 38 (35.85%) Degree
8 34 (32.08%) Electronics
8 34 (32.08%) Automotive
9 28 (26.42%) Freescale
10 24 (22.64%) MATLAB
11 21 (19.81%) IEC 61508
12 19 (17.92%) Simulink
12 19 (17.92%) Device Driver
12 19 (17.92%) Firmware
13 17 (16.04%) Linux
14 16 (15.09%) Manufacturing
15 14 (13.21%) Python
16 12 (11.32%) Memory Management
17 11 (10.38%) Mercurial
18 9 (8.49%) Subversion
18 9 (8.49%) UML
18 9 (8.49%) Java
19 8 (7.55%) C#
19 8 (7.55%) ActiveX
19 8 (7.55%) GPRS
19 8 (7.55%) GSM
19 8 (7.55%) Security Cleared
20 7 (6.60%) Git (software)

Embedded C Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (17.92%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.55%) GPRS
1 8 (7.55%) GSM
2 7 (6.60%) Wireless
3 3 (2.83%) Bluetooth
3 3 (2.83%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.89%) VoIP
4 2 (1.89%) SSL
4 2 (1.89%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.89%) FTP
5 1 (0.94%) HTTP
5 1 (0.94%) SNMP
5 1 (0.94%) PBX
5 1 (0.94%) Q.931
5 1 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.94%) RTP
5 1 (0.94%) Internet
5 1 (0.94%) 4G
5 1 (0.94%) LTE
5 1 (0.94%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 11 (10.38%) Mercurial
2 9 (8.49%) Subversion
3 7 (6.60%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.60%) GCC
4 2 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.94%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.94%) FishEye
5 1 (0.94%) GDB
5 1 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.94%) JIRA
General
1 34 (32.08%) Electronics
1 34 (32.08%) Automotive
2 16 (15.09%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.77%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.83%) Retail
4 3 (2.83%) Marketing
5 2 (1.89%) Military
6 1 (0.94%) Games
6 1 (0.94%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.55%) ActiveX
2 3 (2.83%) Middleware
3 2 (1.89%) XML
3 2 (1.89%) .NET
4 1 (0.94%) COM
4 1 (0.94%) DCOM
4 1 (0.94%) STL
4 1 (0.94%) MFC
4 1 (0.94%) POSIX
4 1 (0.94%) FreeSWITCH
4 1 (0.94%) GTK+
4 1 (0.94%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 39 (36.79%) Embedded Systems
2 19 (17.92%) Device Driver
2 19 (17.92%) Firmware
3 7 (6.60%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.66%) ASIC
5 4 (3.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (3.77%) VHDL
5 4 (3.77%) EMV
6 3 (2.83%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.89%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.89%) Cryptography
7 2 (1.89%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (1.89%) EFT
8 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.94%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.94%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.04%) Linux
2 7 (6.60%) Windows
3 6 (5.66%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.89%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.94%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (86.79%) Software Engineering
2 12 (11.32%) Memory Management
3 9 (8.49%) UML
4 5 (4.72%) Multithreading
5 4 (3.77%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (3.77%) OO
6 3 (2.83%) OOP
6 3 (2.83%) Quality Management
6 3 (2.83%) QMS
6 3 (2.83%) Unit Testing
6 3 (2.83%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (1.89%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (1.89%) Mobile Commerce
7 2 (1.89%) OOD
7 2 (1.89%) Cyber Security
8 1 (0.94%) RUP
8 1 (0.94%) E-Commerce
8 1 (0.94%) Validation
8 1 (0.94%) Scrum
8 1 (0.94%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (100.00%) C
1 106 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 55 (51.89%) C++
3 45 (42.45%) Assembly Language
4 40 (37.74%) Embedded C++
5 24 (22.64%) MATLAB
6 14 (13.21%) Python
7 9 (8.49%) Java
8 8 (7.55%) C#
9 1 (0.94%) VC++
9 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (35.85%) Degree
2 8 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.66%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.81%) IEC 61508
2 3 (2.83%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.89%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.89%) TickIT
Vendors
1 28 (26.42%) Freescale
2 6 (5.66%) Perforce
3 3 (2.83%) Atmel
4 1 (0.94%) Motorola
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.94%) Atlassian
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