The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Embedded C Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - Embedded C
Rank 823 922 940
Rank change year-on-year
+99 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Software Engineer 89 53 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.049% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.050% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 74 38 45
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Embedded C Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Embedded C Software Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded C Software Engineer over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 within the UK.

Embedded C Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded C Software Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C Software Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +90 84 £45,000 +28.57% 18
South East +43 17 £50,000 +29.03% 2
East of England +25 16 £57,000 +20.00% 8
North East - 16 £31,500 - 1
Durham - 16 £31,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +17 15 £57,000 +8.57% 7
Yorkshire +32 12 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South Yorkshire - 11 £45,000 - 1
Barnsley - 11 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex +13 9 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Cambridge +5 9 £62,500 +19.04% 7
Lewes - 9 £50,000 - 1
Manchester - 7 £37,500 -
North West - 7 £37,500 -
London +50 6 £48,000 - 3
Scotland +22 5 £42,500 - 1
East Midlands +17 5 £35,000 - 2
South West - 5 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire +15 4 £47,500 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £42,500 -
Derbyshire +22 3 £35,000 - 1
Hampshire +10 3 £47,500 - 1
High Wycombe +6 3 £47,500 -
Derby +4 3 £35,000 - 1
Oldham - 3 £35,000 -
Stockport - 3 £40,000 -
Portsmouth - 3 £47,500 - 1
Leicestershire -2 2 - -
Loughborough - 2 - -
Docklands, London - 2 £48,000 -

Embedded C Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Embedded C Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Embedded C Software Engineer in the job title.

1 174 (100.00%) C
1 174 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 155 (89.08%) C++
3 113 (64.94%) Embedded C
4 86 (49.43%) Embedded C++
5 83 (47.70%) Linux
6 60 (34.48%) Firmware
7 49 (28.16%) Degree
8 42 (24.14%) UML
9 41 (23.56%) Embedded Systems
10 38 (21.84%) Python
11 37 (21.26%) Embedded Linux
11 37 (21.26%) Automotive
12 36 (20.69%) Bash Shell
13 34 (19.54%) Qt
14 30 (17.24%) Ethernet
15 28 (16.09%) Telematics
15 28 (16.09%) RS-485
16 26 (14.94%) Electronics
16 26 (14.94%) Device Driver
17 23 (13.22%) RS-232
18 21 (12.07%) Manufacturing
18 21 (12.07%) OO
18 21 (12.07%) Bluetooth
19 19 (10.92%) Wireless
19 19 (10.92%) Unit Testing
19 19 (10.92%) Lua
19 19 (10.92%) CAN bus
20 18 (10.34%) MATLAB
20 18 (10.34%) Microsoft

Embedded C Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 17 (9.77%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.90%) Simulink
2 12 (6.90%) TargetLink
3 3 (1.72%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (17.24%) Ethernet
2 28 (16.09%) RS-485
3 23 (13.22%) RS-232
4 21 (12.07%) Bluetooth
5 19 (10.92%) Wireless
6 17 (9.77%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (6.90%) Profibus
8 10 (5.75%) TCP/IP
9 9 (5.17%) ZigBee
10 4 (2.30%) Internet
11 3 (1.72%) HTTP
11 3 (1.72%) Modbus
11 3 (1.72%) MQTT
11 3 (1.72%) VoIP
12 2 (1.15%) DECT
13 1 (0.57%) LAN
13 1 (0.57%) NFC
13 1 (0.57%) UWB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (9.77%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.20%) Subversion
3 10 (5.75%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.15%) JIRA
5 1 (0.57%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.57%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.57%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.57%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.57%) Trac
General
1 37 (21.26%) Automotive
2 26 (14.94%) Electronics
3 21 (12.07%) Manufacturing
4 11 (6.32%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.87%) Finance
6 3 (1.72%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.72%) Games
6 3 (1.72%) Retail
7 2 (1.15%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (19.54%) Qt
2 16 (9.20%) Qt Quick
3 8 (4.60%) .NET
4 7 (4.02%) HTML
5 4 (2.30%) XML
6 3 (1.72%) HEVC
6 3 (1.72%) MFC
6 3 (1.72%) XMPP
7 2 (1.15%) CSS
7 2 (1.15%) Yocto
8 1 (0.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (0.57%) CORBA
8 1 (0.57%) Flash
8 1 (0.57%) GTK+
8 1 (0.57%) Middleware
8 1 (0.57%) OpenCV
8 1 (0.57%) STL
8 1 (0.57%) Wayland
8 1 (0.57%) Web Services
8 1 (0.57%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 41 (23.56%) Embedded Systems
2 28 (16.09%) Telematics
3 26 (14.94%) Device Driver
4 19 (10.92%) CAN bus
5 17 (9.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 12 (6.90%) Driving Licence
7 11 (6.32%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.87%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.72%) CCTV
9 3 (1.72%) Home Automation
9 3 (1.72%) Smartcard
9 3 (1.72%) STB
10 2 (1.15%) CUDA
10 2 (1.15%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.15%) Physics
11 1 (0.57%) APACS
11 1 (0.57%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.57%) Verilog
11 1 (0.57%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 83 (47.70%) Linux
2 37 (21.26%) Embedded Linux
3 14 (8.05%) Android
4 12 (6.90%) Apple iOS
4 12 (6.90%) Unix
5 8 (4.60%) Windows
6 3 (1.72%) VxWorks
7 2 (1.15%) Nucleus RTOS
8 1 (0.57%) MeeGo
8 1 (0.57%) Tizen
8 1 (0.57%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (24.14%) UML
3 21 (12.07%) OO
4 19 (10.92%) Unit Testing
5 17 (9.77%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (9.77%) Embedded Software Development
6 12 (6.90%) Schematic Capture
7 11 (6.32%) Signal Processing
8 8 (4.60%) Digital Signal Processing
8 8 (4.60%) Low Latency
8 8 (4.60%) Video Processing
9 7 (4.02%) Data Acquisition
10 6 (3.45%) Scrum
11 5 (2.87%) Multithreading
11 5 (2.87%) TDD
12 4 (2.30%) Project Management
13 3 (1.72%) Code Optimisation
13 3 (1.72%) Feasibility Study
13 3 (1.72%) Mentoring
13 3 (1.72%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 174 (100.00%) C
2 155 (89.08%) C++
3 113 (64.94%) Embedded C
4 86 (49.43%) Embedded C++
5 38 (21.84%) Python
6 36 (20.69%) Bash Shell
7 19 (10.92%) Lua
8 18 (10.34%) MATLAB
9 15 (8.62%) Assembly Language
10 13 (7.47%) C#
11 12 (6.90%) Java
11 12 (6.90%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.87%) PHP
12 5 (2.87%) VB
13 2 (1.15%) Perl
13 2 (1.15%) Tcl
14 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.57%) SQL
14 1 (0.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 49 (28.16%) Degree
2 1 (0.57%) PhD
2 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.77%) MISRA
2 13 (7.47%) MISRA C
3 4 (2.30%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.15%) JTAG
5 1 (0.57%) DO-254
5 1 (0.57%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 7816
5 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 60 (34.48%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.87%) EMC
3 4 (2.30%) Intel
4 1 (0.57%) Apple
4 1 (0.57%) Atmel
4 1 (0.57%) Freescale
4 1 (0.57%) Google
4 1 (0.57%) Green Hills
4 1 (0.57%) Ingenico
4 1 (0.57%) Renesas
4 1 (0.57%) Siemens
4 1 (0.57%) VeriFone
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock + Flexi + more
Posted: 3 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £60000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + flexi working
Posted: 7 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Bonus, Free food and more!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great + Excellent Prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Private Medical + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k DoE + unusual benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 24 days ago