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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - Embedded C
Rank 828 915 925
Rank change year-on-year
+87 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Software Engineer 86 65 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.088% 0.059% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.062% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 70 48 44
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -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
93927 105447 110714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79022 87559 89297
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +52 80 £42,500 +21.42% 7
South East +19 16 £47,500 +46.15% 2
East of England +19 13 £62,500 +31.57% 1
South Yorkshire +24 12 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Yorkshire +21 12 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Cambridgeshire +12 12 £62,500 +19.04% 1
North East - 12 £31,500 - 1
Durham - 12 £31,500 - 1
Barnsley - 12 £45,000 - 1
East Sussex +10 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
East Midlands +7 8 £35,000 -
Cambridge +7 8 £62,500 +31.57% 1
London +21 7 £41,750 +11.33% 1
North West - 7 £35,000 - 1
Manchester - 7 £35,000 - 1
Scotland +21 6 £40,000 -
Derbyshire +17 6 £35,000 -
Derby +7 6 £35,000 -
Lewes - 5 £50,000 - 1
Hampshire +7 4 £40,000 -
Oldham - 4 £35,000 -
Brighton -1 3 £42,500 -5.55%
South West - 3 £36,250 -
Buckinghamshire +19 2 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Leicestershire -2 2 - -
West Midlands -13 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Gloucestershire - 2 £42,500 -
Portsmouth - 2 £43,750 -
Loughborough - 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £40,000 -

Embedded C Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 172 (100.00%) C
1 172 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 152 (88.37%) C++
3 102 (59.30%) Embedded C
4 78 (45.35%) Embedded C++
5 75 (43.60%) Linux
6 58 (33.72%) Firmware
7 47 (27.33%) Degree
8 40 (23.26%) Embedded Systems
9 37 (21.51%) Automotive
10 36 (20.93%) UML
10 36 (20.93%) Python
11 34 (19.77%) Embedded Linux
12 33 (19.19%) Bash Shell
13 28 (16.28%) Telematics
14 27 (15.70%) Ethernet
15 25 (14.53%) Qt
16 22 (12.79%) CAN bus
16 22 (12.79%) Electronics
16 22 (12.79%) Manufacturing
17 21 (12.21%) Device Driver
17 21 (12.21%) MISRA
18 19 (11.05%) RS-485
18 19 (11.05%) Unit Testing
18 19 (11.05%) Lua
18 19 (11.05%) MATLAB
19 18 (10.47%) Assembly Language
20 17 (9.88%) OO
20 17 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
20 17 (9.88%) Signal Processing

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 15 (8.72%) MS Excel
1 15 (8.72%) Simulink
1 15 (8.72%) TargetLink
2 3 (1.74%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.70%) Ethernet
2 19 (11.05%) RS-485
3 17 (9.88%) RS-232
4 15 (8.72%) Profibus
4 15 (8.72%) Wireless
5 14 (8.14%) Bluetooth
5 14 (8.14%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (4.07%) TCP/IP
7 6 (3.49%) ZigBee
8 4 (2.33%) Internet
8 4 (2.33%) VoIP
9 3 (1.74%) HTTP
9 3 (1.74%) MQTT
10 1 (0.58%) 802.11
10 1 (0.58%) DECT
10 1 (0.58%) Modbus
10 1 (0.58%) NFC
10 1 (0.58%) PPP
10 1 (0.58%) UWB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (7.56%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.98%) Subversion
2 12 (6.98%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.16%) JIRA
4 1 (0.58%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.58%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.58%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.58%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (0.58%) Trac
General
1 37 (21.51%) Automotive
2 22 (12.79%) Electronics
2 22 (12.79%) Manufacturing
3 9 (5.23%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.91%) Finance
5 3 (1.74%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.74%) Games
5 3 (1.74%) Retail
6 2 (1.16%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.53%) Qt
2 13 (7.56%) Qt Quick
3 8 (4.65%) .NET
4 7 (4.07%) HTML
5 3 (1.74%) HEVC
5 3 (1.74%) XMPP
6 2 (1.16%) CSS
6 2 (1.16%) XML
6 2 (1.16%) Yocto
7 1 (0.58%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 1 (0.58%) CORBA
7 1 (0.58%) Flash
7 1 (0.58%) MFC
7 1 (0.58%) Middleware
7 1 (0.58%) OpenCL
7 1 (0.58%) OpenCV
7 1 (0.58%) STL
7 1 (0.58%) Wayland
7 1 (0.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (23.26%) Embedded Systems
2 28 (16.28%) Telematics
3 22 (12.79%) CAN bus
4 21 (12.21%) Device Driver
5 15 (8.72%) Driving Licence
5 15 (8.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 13 (7.56%) Algorithms
7 12 (6.98%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.91%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.74%) CCTV
9 3 (1.74%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.74%) STB
10 2 (1.16%) CUDA
10 2 (1.16%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.58%) Chip and PIN
11 1 (0.58%) Chip Card
11 1 (0.58%) Contactless
11 1 (0.58%) EFTPOS
11 1 (0.58%) EMV
11 1 (0.58%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 75 (43.60%) Linux
2 34 (19.77%) Embedded Linux
3 10 (5.81%) Android
4 8 (4.65%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.65%) Unix
4 8 (4.65%) Windows
5 4 (2.33%) VxWorks
6 2 (1.16%) Nucleus RTOS
7 1 (0.58%) MeeGo
7 1 (0.58%) Tizen
7 1 (0.58%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (20.93%) UML
3 19 (11.05%) Unit Testing
4 17 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (9.88%) OO
4 17 (9.88%) Signal Processing
5 15 (8.72%) Schematic Capture
6 13 (7.56%) Embedded Software Development
7 8 (4.65%) Digital Signal Processing
7 8 (4.65%) Video Processing
8 7 (4.07%) Data Acquisition
8 7 (4.07%) Scrum
8 7 (4.07%) TDD
9 6 (3.49%) Content Analysis
9 6 (3.49%) Video Content Analysis
10 5 (2.91%) Low Latency
10 5 (2.91%) Multithreading
11 4 (2.33%) Project Management
12 3 (1.74%) Mentoring
12 3 (1.74%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 172 (100.00%) C
2 152 (88.37%) C++
3 102 (59.30%) Embedded C
4 78 (45.35%) Embedded C++
5 36 (20.93%) Python
6 33 (19.19%) Bash Shell
7 19 (11.05%) Lua
7 19 (11.05%) MATLAB
8 18 (10.47%) Assembly Language
9 10 (5.81%) Java
10 9 (5.23%) C#
11 8 (4.65%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.91%) PHP
12 5 (2.91%) VB
13 2 (1.16%) Perl
13 2 (1.16%) SQL
13 2 (1.16%) Tcl
14 1 (0.58%) Delphi
14 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.58%) VB6
Qualifications
1 47 (27.33%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) PhD
2 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.21%) MISRA
2 16 (9.30%) MISRA C
3 4 (2.33%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.16%) JTAG
5 1 (0.58%) DO-254
5 1 (0.58%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 7816
5 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 58 (33.72%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.33%) Intel
3 2 (1.16%) EMC
4 1 (0.58%) Apple
4 1 (0.58%) Atmel
4 1 (0.58%) Freescale
4 1 (0.58%) Google
4 1 (0.58%) Green Hills
4 1 (0.58%) Ingenico
4 1 (0.58%) Siemens
4 1 (0.58%) VeriFone
Stockport, Cheshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50k
Posted: 5 days ago
Beaconsfield
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago