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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C Engineer
Rank 871 880 856
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Engineer 12 27 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.023% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.024% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 25
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Embedded C Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded C Engineer
Top 16 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 22 May 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
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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 +19 11 £47,500 +18.75% 3
North West - 4 £47,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £47,500 -
East of England +10 3 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Hertfordshire - 3 £47,500 - 1
Runcorn - 3 £47,500 -
Warrington - 3 £47,500 -
London +44 2 £37,500 -16.66%
City of London +40 2 £37,500 -16.66%
South East -8 2 £43,750 +9.37%
Kent +8 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Hampshire -4 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Crewe - 1 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £45,000 -
Havant - 1 £50,000 -
Scotland - 1 £45,000 -

Embedded C Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) C
1 27 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 23 (85.19%) Software Engineering
3 20 (74.07%) C++
4 13 (48.15%) Linux
5 10 (37.04%) Embedded C++
5 10 (37.04%) Electronics
5 10 (37.04%) Firmware
6 9 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
7 8 (29.63%) Embedded Linux
7 8 (29.63%) Degree
8 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
9 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
9 6 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (22.22%) Pair Programming
9 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (22.22%) Windows
9 6 (22.22%) Windows CE
9 6 (22.22%) Scrum
9 6 (22.22%) ISO 9001
9 6 (22.22%) UML
9 6 (22.22%) OO
9 6 (22.22%) HNC
9 6 (22.22%) HND
10 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
11 4 (14.81%) Bluetooth
11 4 (14.81%) VoIP
11 4 (14.81%) Internet

Embedded C Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (7.41%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.81%) Bluetooth
2 4 (14.81%) VoIP
2 4 (14.81%) Internet
2 4 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (14.81%) Wireless
3 2 (7.41%) GPRS
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Trac
1 2 (7.41%) TortoiseSVN
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
1 2 (7.41%) LabVIEW
1 2 (7.41%) Bugzilla
2 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (37.04%) Electronics
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) OpenMP
2 1 (3.70%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 3 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 2 (7.41%) SystemC
3 2 (7.41%) Verilog
4 1 (3.70%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 8 (29.63%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (22.22%) Windows
3 6 (22.22%) Windows CE
4 2 (7.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Software Engineering
2 9 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 6 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (22.22%) Pair Programming
4 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (22.22%) Scrum
4 6 (22.22%) UML
4 6 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (7.41%) Memory Management
5 2 (7.41%) Signal Processing
5 2 (7.41%) Validation
6 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.70%) Time Management
6 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C
1 27 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 20 (74.07%) C++
3 10 (37.04%) Embedded C++
4 3 (11.11%) Java
4 3 (11.11%) Python
5 2 (7.41%) Fortran
5 2 (7.41%) Assembly Language
5 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) HNC
2 6 (22.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Renesas
2 1 (3.70%) QNX
2 1 (3.70%) Twitter
2 1 (3.70%) Atmel
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