The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded C Software 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C Software Engineer
Rank 897 858 881
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Software Engineer 5 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.017% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.018% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 20
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.42%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £43,750 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.42%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
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 Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C Software Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Embedded C Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Embedded C Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C Software Engineer within the UK.

Embedded C Software Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Embedded C Software Engineer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(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
South East -16 5 £50,000 +42.85%
England -32 5 £50,000 +14.28%
Dartford - 3 £50,000 -
Kent - 3 £50,000 -
West Sussex -14 1 £50,000 +53.84%
Horsham - 1 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 -

Embedded C Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Embedded C Software 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) C
1 28 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (67.86%) Degree
3 15 (53.57%) Electronics
4 14 (50.00%) C++
5 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (42.86%) Embedded C++
6 10 (35.71%) Subversion
6 10 (35.71%) Wireless
6 10 (35.71%) Linux
6 10 (35.71%) GPRS
6 10 (35.71%) GSM
7 8 (28.57%) SaaS
8 5 (17.86%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (17.86%) Bluetooth
8 5 (17.86%) Multithreading
8 5 (17.86%) Open Source
8 5 (17.86%) OOP
8 5 (17.86%) OO
8 5 (17.86%) Windows
9 4 (14.29%) C#
9 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 4 (14.29%) Firmware
9 4 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (10.71%) Automotive
10 3 (10.71%) UML
10 3 (10.71%) OOD
11 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
11 2 (7.14%) LAN

Embedded C Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Embedded C Software 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) GPRS
1 10 (35.71%) GSM
1 10 (35.71%) Wireless
2 5 (17.86%) Bluetooth
3 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.14%) SSL
4 2 (7.14%) 802.15
4 2 (7.14%) ZigBee
4 2 (7.14%) LAN
4 2 (7.14%) WAN
4 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
4 2 (7.14%) FTP
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Subversion
2 2 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (53.57%) Electronics
2 3 (10.71%) Automotive
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Open Source
1 5 (17.86%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (14.29%) Firmware
3 2 (7.14%) Cryptography
3 2 (7.14%) Physics
3 2 (7.14%) EMV
3 2 (7.14%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.86%) Multithreading
3 5 (17.86%) OOP
3 5 (17.86%) OO
4 4 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) OOD
5 3 (10.71%) UML
6 2 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.57%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C
1 28 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 14 (50.00%) C++
3 12 (42.86%) Embedded C++
4 4 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (67.86%) Degree