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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C Engineer
Rank 858 808 855
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +47
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Engineer 22 71 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.066% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.070% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 22 65 37
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +1.79%

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
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 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Embedded C Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded C Engineer
Top 23 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 24 December 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 -44 22 £47,500 +5.55% 7
South East -46 10 £47,500 - 1
East of England -19 6 £45,000 +28.57% 3
London -7 5 £50,000 +6.38%
City of London - 4 £50,250 -
Hampshire -18 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Hertfordshire - 3 £47,500 - 1
Kent - 3 £50,000 - 1
Cambridge +1 2 £45,000 +12.50% 1
West Sussex -2 2 £48,750 +21.87%
Cambridgeshire -4 2 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Surrey -27 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Camberley - 2 £42,500 -
Dartford - 2 £50,000 -
Horsham - 2 £48,750 -
Portsmouth - 2 £47,500 -
Norfolk -5 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Cheshire - 1 £47,500 -
Runcorn - 1 £47,500 -
Southampton - 1 £42,500 -
Warrington - 1 £47,500 -
Norwich - 1 £40,000 -
North West - 1 £47,500 -

Embedded C Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 36 (100.00%) C
1 36 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 26 (72.22%) Software Engineering
3 21 (58.33%) Linux
4 20 (55.56%) C++
5 18 (50.00%) Embedded C++
6 14 (38.89%) Degree
7 13 (36.11%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (25.00%) Algorithms
9 8 (22.22%) Windows
9 8 (22.22%) OO
10 7 (19.44%) OOP
10 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
10 7 (19.44%) Wireless
11 6 (16.67%) Electronics
11 6 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
11 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (13.89%) Multithreading
12 5 (13.89%) Open Source
12 5 (13.89%) Embedded Software Development
13 4 (11.11%) Java
13 4 (11.11%) UML
13 4 (11.11%) VoIP
13 4 (11.11%) Internet
13 4 (11.11%) GCC
13 4 (11.11%) GDB
14 3 (8.33%) SQL
14 3 (8.33%) .NET
14 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET

Embedded C Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (2.78%) Confluence
1 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
1 7 (19.44%) Wireless
2 4 (11.11%) Internet
2 4 (11.11%) VoIP
3 3 (8.33%) WAN
3 3 (8.33%) Ethernet
3 3 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (5.56%) Bluetooth
5 1 (2.78%) GPRS
5 1 (2.78%) 802.15
5 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.78%) UPnP
5 1 (2.78%) ZigBee
5 1 (2.78%) DLNA
5 1 (2.78%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) GCC
1 4 (11.11%) GDB
2 2 (5.56%) Subversion
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) PVCS
2 2 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.78%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.78%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 6 (16.67%) Electronics
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Automotive
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) .NET
1 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (2.78%) OpenMP
2 1 (2.78%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (13.89%) Open Source
5 3 (8.33%) Data Structures
6 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.78%) SystemC
7 1 (2.78%) Verilog
7 1 (2.78%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 21 (58.33%) Linux
2 8 (22.22%) Windows
3 6 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (8.33%) Windows CE
5 2 (5.56%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (2.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Software Engineering
2 8 (22.22%) OO
3 7 (19.44%) OOP
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.89%) Multithreading
4 5 (13.89%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (11.11%) UML
6 3 (8.33%) Scrum
7 2 (5.56%) Functional Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Signal Processing
7 2 (5.56%) TDD
8 1 (2.78%) Pair Programming
8 1 (2.78%) Integration Testing
8 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.78%) OOD
8 1 (2.78%) Kanban
8 1 (2.78%) Test Automation
8 1 (2.78%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.78%) Memory Management
8 1 (2.78%) Video Content Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 36 (100.00%) C
2 20 (55.56%) C++
3 18 (50.00%) Embedded C++
4 4 (11.11%) Java
5 3 (8.33%) SQL
5 3 (8.33%) Python
5 3 (8.33%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.78%) Fortran
6 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) HND
3 1 (2.78%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Renesas
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £43000 - £58000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago