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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C Engineer
Rank 876 837 871
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Engineer 17 40 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.038% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.040% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 23
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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
108452 100082 111127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87684 82974 94899
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014 within the UK.

Embedded C Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded C Engineer
Top 19 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 28 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
England -49 16 £43,500 +2.35% 3
South East -38 8 £45,000 +12.50% 1
London +1 7 £37,500 -16.66% 1
City of London - 3 £45,000 - 1
Kent - 2 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £27,500 -
Abingdon - 2 £27,500 -
Dartford - 2 £50,000 - 1
Essex +12 1 £43,500 +2.35%
Woking 0 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Surrey -8 1 £40,000 -11.11%
West Sussex -16 1 £50,000 +25.00%
East of England -27 1 £43,500 +2.35% 1
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £40,000 -
Horsham - 1 £50,000 -
Basildon - 1 £43,500 -
Chelmsford - 1 £43,500 -

Embedded C Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 45 (100.00%) C
1 45 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 32 (71.11%) Software Engineering
3 27 (60.00%) C++
4 25 (55.56%) Embedded C++
5 23 (51.11%) Degree
6 15 (33.33%) Electronics
6 15 (33.33%) Linux
7 12 (26.67%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (22.22%) Wireless
8 10 (22.22%) Subversion
8 10 (22.22%) GPRS
8 10 (22.22%) GSM
9 8 (17.78%) SaaS
10 6 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
10 6 (13.33%) Firmware
10 6 (13.33%) Digital Signal Processing
10 6 (13.33%) Signal Processing
10 6 (13.33%) Video Content Analysis
10 6 (13.33%) Video Analytics
10 6 (13.33%) Analytics
11 5 (11.11%) GCC
11 5 (11.11%) GDB
11 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
11 5 (11.11%) Bluetooth
11 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
12 4 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
12 4 (8.89%) Automotive
12 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (8.89%) Windows

Embedded C Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (4.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) Wireless
1 10 (22.22%) GPRS
1 10 (22.22%) GSM
2 6 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.11%) Bluetooth
4 2 (4.44%) ZigBee
4 2 (4.44%) 802.15
4 2 (4.44%) SSL
4 2 (4.44%) WAN
4 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
4 2 (4.44%) FTP
4 2 (4.44%) LAN
5 1 (2.22%) VoIP
5 1 (2.22%) Internet
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Subversion
2 5 (11.11%) GCC
2 5 (11.11%) GDB
3 2 (4.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (33.33%) Electronics
2 4 (8.89%) Automotive
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (13.33%) Firmware
3 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.89%) Open Source
5 2 (4.44%) Physics
5 2 (4.44%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.44%) ASIC
5 2 (4.44%) EMV
5 2 (4.44%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (71.11%) Software Engineering
2 6 (13.33%) Digital Signal Processing
2 6 (13.33%) Signal Processing
2 6 (13.33%) Video Content Analysis
2 6 (13.33%) Video Analytics
2 6 (13.33%) Analytics
3 4 (8.89%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.89%) OOP
3 4 (8.89%) OO
3 4 (8.89%) Multithreading
4 3 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (6.67%) UML
4 3 (6.67%) OOD
4 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.44%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.22%) Change Control
6 1 (2.22%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) C
1 45 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 27 (60.00%) C++
3 25 (55.56%) Embedded C++
4 4 (8.89%) C#
5 3 (6.67%) Assembly Language
6 2 (4.44%) Java
6 2 (4.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (51.11%) Degree
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 60,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: 50,000 to 55,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-50K
Posted: 16 hours ago