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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C Engineer
Rank 848 884 796
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -88
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Engineer 82 71 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.082% 0.068% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.070% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 75 65 152
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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
96369 101236 101631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80844 83884 81689
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016 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 13 February 2016. 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
England +35 79 £45,000 +12.50% 18
South East +32 35 £45,000 +20.00% 6
Yorkshire +9 15 £41,500 +18.57% 1
East Sussex - 15 £45,000 - 3
East Midlands +6 14 £45,000 +12.50%
Brighton - 14 £45,000 - 1
London +22 11 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East of England +5 11 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Northamptonshire - 10 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 9 £45,000 - 2
Bedford - 9 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 9 £45,000 - 1
Northampton - 9 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 9 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 8 £41,500 -
North West +36 6 £40,000 -15.78%
Cheshire +31 6 £40,000 -15.78%
Oxfordshire -1 5 £40,000 +14.28%
East Yorkshire - 5 - -
Hull - 5 - -
Hampshire +24 4 £31,750 -29.44%
Wakefield - 4 £41,500 -
Portsmouth - 4 £31,750 -
Derbyshire -11 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Derby -12 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Crewe - 3 £40,000 -
Surbiton - 3 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire +1 2 £47,500 +15.15% 2
South West -7 2 £40,000 -11.11% 1
North Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 - 1

Embedded C Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 153 (100.00%) C
2 131 (85.62%) Software Engineering
3 112 (73.20%) C++
4 99 (64.71%) Embedded C
5 84 (54.90%) Firmware
6 53 (34.64%) Degree
7 50 (32.68%) Embedded C++
8 48 (31.37%) Embedded Systems
9 39 (25.49%) Python
10 38 (24.84%) Assembly Language
11 37 (24.18%) Electronics
12 36 (23.53%) TCP/IP
13 33 (21.57%) Linux
14 31 (20.26%) Signal Processing
15 29 (18.95%) MISRA
15 29 (18.95%) Manufacturing
16 27 (17.65%) Ethernet
16 27 (17.65%) RS-485
17 26 (16.99%) RS-232
18 24 (15.69%) Lua
18 24 (15.69%) UML
19 23 (15.03%) Bluetooth
19 23 (15.03%) Wireless
19 23 (15.03%) Unit Testing
20 22 (14.38%) Bash Shell
21 21 (13.73%) Computer Science
21 21 (13.73%) ZigBee
21 21 (13.73%) MATLAB
22 18 (11.76%) Device Driver
22 18 (11.76%) Automotive

Embedded C Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (3.27%) Confluence
2 4 (2.61%) WinCC
3 1 (0.65%) Apache
3 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (10.46%) Simulink
2 13 (8.50%) TargetLink
3 1 (0.65%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 36 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 27 (17.65%) Ethernet
2 27 (17.65%) RS-485
3 26 (16.99%) RS-232
4 23 (15.03%) Bluetooth
4 23 (15.03%) Wireless
5 21 (13.73%) ZigBee
6 12 (7.84%) RFID
7 10 (6.54%) Profibus
8 7 (4.58%) Internet
9 6 (3.92%) 3G
9 6 (3.92%) GPRS
9 6 (3.92%) GSM
10 4 (2.61%) Modbus
10 4 (2.61%) VoIP
11 2 (1.31%) SSL
11 2 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.65%) HTTP
12 1 (0.65%) IGMP
12 1 (0.65%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.15%) RDBMS
1 14 (9.15%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.65%) MySQL
2 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.65%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (5.23%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.27%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.27%) JIRA
3 4 (2.61%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (1.96%) Subversion
5 1 (0.65%) GCC
5 1 (0.65%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.65%) WinDbg
General
1 37 (24.18%) Electronics
2 29 (18.95%) Manufacturing
3 18 (11.76%) Automotive
4 5 (3.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.61%) Advertising
5 4 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.31%) Finance
6 2 (1.31%) Marketing
7 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.65%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.15%) Flash
2 8 (5.23%) .NET
3 6 (3.92%) Qt
4 5 (3.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (3.27%) OpenCL
4 5 (3.27%) OpenCV
4 5 (3.27%) STL
5 2 (1.31%) HTML
6 1 (0.65%) CORBA
6 1 (0.65%) SOAP
6 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (31.37%) Embedded Systems
2 21 (13.73%) Computer Science
3 18 (11.76%) Device Driver
4 11 (7.19%) CAN bus
5 10 (6.54%) Driving Licence
5 10 (6.54%) Telematics
6 7 (4.58%) Mathematics
6 7 (4.58%) Streaming Video
7 4 (2.61%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.61%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.96%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.31%) Cryptography
9 2 (1.31%) Mechatronics
9 2 (1.31%) Robotics
10 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.65%) SCADA
10 1 (0.65%) Verilog
10 1 (0.65%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 33 (21.57%) Linux
2 13 (8.50%) Embedded Linux
3 12 (7.84%) Windows
4 5 (3.27%) Android
5 4 (2.61%) Unix
6 1 (0.65%) HPUX
6 1 (0.65%) OpenWrt
6 1 (0.65%) pSOS
6 1 (0.65%) Solaris
6 1 (0.65%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.65%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (85.62%) Software Engineering
2 31 (20.26%) Signal Processing
3 24 (15.69%) UML
4 23 (15.03%) Unit Testing
5 13 (8.50%) Digital Signal Processing
6 11 (7.19%) Embedded Software Development
7 10 (6.54%) Schematic Capture
8 8 (5.23%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (4.58%) Defect Tracking
9 7 (4.58%) Image Processing
9 7 (4.58%) Scrum
10 6 (3.92%) Multithreading
11 5 (3.27%) Machine Learning
11 5 (3.27%) OO
11 5 (3.27%) Software Testing
12 3 (1.96%) OOA/OOD
12 3 (1.96%) OOP
12 3 (1.96%) Requirements Analysis
12 3 (1.96%) SysML
12 3 (1.96%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 153 (100.00%) C
2 112 (73.20%) C++
3 99 (64.71%) Embedded C
4 50 (32.68%) Embedded C++
5 39 (25.49%) Python
6 38 (24.84%) Assembly Language
7 24 (15.69%) Lua
8 22 (14.38%) Bash Shell
9 21 (13.73%) MATLAB
10 11 (7.19%) C#
11 7 (4.58%) R
12 6 (3.92%) Java
12 6 (3.92%) VB
13 2 (1.31%) JavaScript
13 2 (1.31%) SQL
14 1 (0.65%) ANSI C
14 1 (0.65%) Perl
14 1 (0.65%) PHP
14 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (34.64%) Degree
2 5 (3.27%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.65%) HNC
3 1 (0.65%) HND
3 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (18.95%) MISRA
2 10 (6.54%) MISRA C
3 5 (3.27%) ISO13485
4 4 (2.61%) GAMP
4 4 (2.61%) GMP
5 3 (1.96%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.65%) DO-254
6 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.65%) JTAG
System Software
1 84 (54.90%) Firmware
2 1 (0.65%) iptables
Vendors
1 14 (9.15%) Freescale
2 12 (7.84%) EMC
3 8 (5.23%) Atmel
4 5 (3.27%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.31%) QNX
5 2 (1.31%) SAP
6 1 (0.65%) Twitter
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