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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer - Embedded C
Rank 804 904 913
Rank change year-on-year
+100 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Software Engineer 78 60 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.057% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.059% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 75 48 62
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £36,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +78 75 £47,750 +6.11% 8
East of England +28 19 £52,500 +16.66% 4
South East +70 18 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 16 £52,500 +25.00% 4
London +50 13 £60,000 +4.34% 1
East Sussex +19 8 £50,000 +11.11%
Derbyshire +16 8 £45,000 +28.57%
Derby +10 8 £45,000 +28.57%
East Midlands 0 8 £45,000 +12.50%
Lewes - 8 £50,000 -
Durham - 7 £30,000 -
North East - 7 £30,000 -
Cambridge +15 6 £52,500 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire +6 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South West - 4 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £50,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £40,000 - 1
West Sussex - 4 £37,500 -
Portsmouth - 4 £40,000 - 1
Horsham - 4 £37,500 -
Scotland +27 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Edinburgh +16 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Barnsley - 3 £45,000 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Docklands, London - 3 £48,000 -
Peterborough - 3 £42,500 -
Buckinghamshire +16 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Harrogate +9 2 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Hertfordshire +6 2 £47,500 -
North Yorkshire -3 2 £42,500 +6.25% 1

Embedded C Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 166 (100.00%) C
1 166 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 145 (87.35%) C++
3 122 (73.49%) Embedded C
4 85 (51.20%) Embedded C++
5 77 (46.39%) Linux
6 49 (29.52%) Firmware
7 44 (26.51%) Python
8 42 (25.30%) Degree
9 40 (24.10%) Bash Shell
10 37 (22.29%) RS-485
11 36 (21.69%) Qt
11 36 (21.69%) Embedded Systems
11 36 (21.69%) UML
12 33 (19.88%) Bluetooth
13 32 (19.28%) RS-232
14 30 (18.07%) Microsoft
15 29 (17.47%) Embedded Linux
16 27 (16.27%) Ethernet
16 27 (16.27%) Wireless
17 26 (15.66%) Wi-Fi
17 26 (15.66%) Android
18 25 (15.06%) C#
19 24 (14.46%) MS Excel
19 24 (14.46%) Electronics
19 24 (14.46%) Automotive
20 22 (13.25%) Device Driver
20 22 (13.25%) TCP/IP
21 20 (12.05%) Cybersecurity
21 20 (12.05%) Telematics

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 24 (14.46%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.01%) Simulink
2 5 (3.01%) TargetLink
3 3 (1.81%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 37 (22.29%) RS-485
2 33 (19.88%) Bluetooth
3 32 (19.28%) RS-232
4 27 (16.27%) Ethernet
4 27 (16.27%) Wireless
5 26 (15.66%) Wi-Fi
6 22 (13.25%) TCP/IP
7 11 (6.63%) ZigBee
8 8 (4.82%) IPv6
8 8 (4.82%) Network Security
9 5 (3.01%) Profibus
10 4 (2.41%) DHCP
10 4 (2.41%) DNS
10 4 (2.41%) Internet
10 4 (2.41%) PPP
11 3 (1.81%) HTTP
11 3 (1.81%) Modbus
11 3 (1.81%) MQTT
12 2 (1.20%) DECT
12 2 (1.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (10.24%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.64%) Subversion
3 8 (4.82%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.81%) JIRA
5 2 (1.20%) ClearQuest
5 2 (1.20%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.60%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.60%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.60%) Trac
General
1 24 (14.46%) Automotive
1 24 (14.46%) Electronics
2 17 (10.24%) Manufacturing
3 16 (9.64%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.81%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.81%) Finance
4 3 (1.81%) Retail
5 1 (0.60%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (21.69%) Qt
2 15 (9.04%) Qt Quick
3 8 (4.82%) HTML
4 7 (4.22%) XML
5 5 (3.01%) .NET
6 4 (2.41%) Web Services
7 3 (1.81%) MFC
7 3 (1.81%) XMPP
8 2 (1.20%) CORBA
8 2 (1.20%) Wayland
8 2 (1.20%) WebKit
9 1 (0.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (0.60%) Middleware
9 1 (0.60%) OpenCL
9 1 (0.60%) OpenCV
9 1 (0.60%) STL
9 1 (0.60%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 36 (21.69%) Embedded Systems
2 22 (13.25%) Device Driver
3 20 (12.05%) Telematics
4 9 (5.42%) Algorithms
4 9 (5.42%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.42%) Cryptography
5 7 (4.22%) CAN bus
5 7 (4.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 5 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.01%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.41%) Home Automation
8 3 (1.81%) Smartcard
9 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.20%) Physics
10 1 (0.60%) APACS
10 1 (0.60%) Contactless
10 1 (0.60%) CUDA
10 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.60%) Verilog
10 1 (0.60%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 77 (46.39%) Linux
2 29 (17.47%) Embedded Linux
3 26 (15.66%) Android
4 16 (9.64%) Apple iOS
4 16 (9.64%) Unix
5 14 (8.43%) Windows
6 8 (4.82%) Mac OS
7 4 (2.41%) VxWorks
8 2 (1.20%) MeeGo
8 2 (1.20%) Nucleus RTOS
8 2 (1.20%) Tizen
9 1 (0.60%) ThreadX
9 1 (0.60%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (21.69%) UML
3 20 (12.05%) Cybersecurity
3 20 (12.05%) Embedded Software Development
4 19 (11.45%) OO
5 16 (9.64%) Unit Testing
6 14 (8.43%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (7.83%) Low Latency
8 10 (6.02%) Analytics
8 10 (6.02%) Computer Architecture
8 10 (6.02%) Data Analytics
8 10 (6.02%) High-Frequency Trading
9 8 (4.82%) Multithreaded Programming
9 8 (4.82%) Multithreading
10 5 (3.01%) Mentoring
10 5 (3.01%) Project Management
10 5 (3.01%) Schematic Capture
10 5 (3.01%) TDD
11 4 (2.41%) Scrum
11 4 (2.41%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 166 (100.00%) C
2 145 (87.35%) C++
3 122 (73.49%) Embedded C
4 85 (51.20%) Embedded C++
5 44 (26.51%) Python
6 40 (24.10%) Bash Shell
7 25 (15.06%) C#
8 17 (10.24%) MATLAB
9 16 (9.64%) Java
9 16 (9.64%) Lua
9 16 (9.64%) Objective-C
10 10 (6.02%) Perl
11 8 (4.82%) Assembly Language
11 8 (4.82%) Groovy
11 8 (4.82%) Ruby
12 4 (2.41%) PHP
12 4 (2.41%) VB
13 2 (1.20%) Tcl
14 1 (0.60%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 42 (25.30%) Degree
2 8 (4.82%) DV Cleared
2 8 (4.82%) SC Cleared
2 8 (4.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.24%) MISRA
2 11 (6.63%) JTAG
3 6 (3.61%) MISRA C
4 4 (2.41%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.20%) QA
6 1 (0.60%) ISO 8583
6 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 49 (29.52%) Firmware
Vendors
1 30 (18.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.01%) Dell
2 5 (3.01%) EMC
2 5 (3.01%) HP
2 5 (3.01%) Intel
3 3 (1.81%) Atmel
4 2 (1.20%) Apple
4 2 (1.20%) Google
5 1 (0.60%) Freescale
5 1 (0.60%) Hypercom
5 1 (0.60%) Ingenico
5 1 (0.60%) Renesas
5 1 (0.60%) Siemens
5 1 (0.60%) VeriFone
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock + Flexi + more
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £60000
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Pension + Stock + More
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock Options + More
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Flexi hours, healthcare, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £69000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago