The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C
Rank 617 667 518
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -149
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 275 245 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.21% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 0.40% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 233 239 351
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54977 61879 57818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.46% 52.70% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46773 52797 49726
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £63,125 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Embedded C Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Embedded C
Salary Trend

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

Embedded C Salary Trend in the UK

Embedded C
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded C over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Embedded C Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded C
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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 +71 253 £41,750 +4.37% 104
South East -8 69 £45,000 +11.11% 34
East of England +23 54 £45,000 +5.88% 33
South West +15 45 £40,000 - 6
Cambridgeshire +12 35 £42,500 -5.55% 17
Cambridge +26 33 £42,500 -5.55% 15
Hampshire -2 29 £40,000 +26.98% 4
East Midlands +24 22 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Wiltshire +14 20 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Derbyshire +30 19 £40,000 - 4
Derby +26 19 £40,000 - 4
Havant +18 18 £48,500 +53.96% 1
Yorkshire +11 17 £36,000 -4.00% 8
Gloucestershire -6 17 £38,500 -3.75% 2
London +39 16 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Buckinghamshire +1 16 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Milton Keynes -7 16 £45,000 +12.50% 3
South Yorkshire +8 15 £36,000 +30.90% 2
North West +9 12 £44,500 +18.66% 3
Barnsley - 12 £36,000 - 1
Malmesbury - 11 - -
Scotland +13 10 £45,000 +28.57% 3
West Midlands -13 10 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Tewkesbury - 10 £38,500 -
Essex +9 9 £45,000 +1.69% 7
Worcestershire +4 9 £38,750 +19.23% 5
Worthing +12 8 £42,500 - 2
West Sussex +5 8 £42,500 -10.52% 2
North East +4 8 £35,000 - 1
Salisbury - 8 £50,000 -

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Embedded C also 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 that cited Embedded C.

1 511 (99.22%) C
2 408 (79.22%) C++
3 396 (76.89%) Software Engineering
4 328 (63.69%) Embedded C++
5 197 (38.25%) Linux
6 184 (35.73%) Firmware
7 177 (34.37%) Electronics
8 144 (27.96%) Degree
9 118 (22.91%) C#
10 105 (20.39%) Embedded Systems
11 99 (19.22%) UML
12 86 (16.70%) Windows
13 85 (16.50%) Automotive
14 75 (14.56%) .NET
15 71 (13.79%) Computer Science
15 71 (13.79%) Algorithms
16 70 (13.59%) Assembly Language
17 69 (13.40%) Python
18 68 (13.20%) Analytical Skills
19 66 (12.82%) TCP/IP
20 52 (10.10%) Ethernet
21 50 (9.71%) OO
22 46 (8.93%) Telematics
22 46 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
23 45 (8.74%) EMC
24 44 (8.54%) Java
25 41 (7.96%) JavaScript
25 41 (7.96%) Manufacturing
25 41 (7.96%) Embedded Software Development
26 39 (7.57%) Subversion

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Embedded C also 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 that cited Embedded C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (1.55%) SAS
2 7 (1.36%) Node.js
3 5 (0.97%) Apache
4 4 (0.78%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (5.05%) Simulink
2 21 (4.08%) TargetLink
3 6 (1.17%) MS Excel
4 4 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (12.82%) TCP/IP
2 52 (10.10%) Ethernet
3 38 (7.38%) Wireless
4 28 (5.44%) Bluetooth
4 28 (5.44%) Profibus
5 21 (4.08%) RFID
6 17 (3.30%) GSM
7 16 (3.11%) Wi-Fi
8 14 (2.72%) SNMP
9 13 (2.52%) GPRS
10 11 (2.14%) Internet
10 11 (2.14%) VoIP
11 10 (1.94%) ZigBee
12 9 (1.75%) HTTP
13 8 (1.55%) Modbus
13 8 (1.55%) DHCP
14 7 (1.36%) IGMP
14 7 (1.36%) VLAN
14 7 (1.36%) DVB
14 7 (1.36%) RTCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.14%) Big Data
2 4 (0.78%) SQLite
3 3 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.39%) MS Access
5 1 (0.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 39 (7.57%) Subversion
2 29 (5.63%) Visual Studio
3 20 (3.88%) Git (software)
4 14 (2.72%) Eclipse
5 11 (2.14%) JIRA
5 11 (2.14%) VectorCAST
5 11 (2.14%) CANoe
6 8 (1.55%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.17%) GDB
7 6 (1.17%) PVCS
7 6 (1.17%) LabVIEW
8 4 (0.78%) Trac
8 4 (0.78%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.58%) Rational Rhapsody
10 2 (0.39%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (0.39%) WinDbg
10 2 (0.39%) GCC
10 2 (0.39%) TortoiseSVN
10 2 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.19%) CodeWarrior
General
1 177 (34.37%) Electronics
2 85 (16.50%) Automotive
3 41 (7.96%) Manufacturing
4 22 (4.27%) Finance
5 15 (2.91%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.14%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.17%) Marketing
8 5 (0.97%) Banking
9 3 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.39%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.19%) Korean Language
11 1 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 342 (66.41%) Software Engineer
2 244 (47.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 78 (15.15%) Developer
4 73 (14.17%) Senior Software Engineer
5 53 (10.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 49 (9.51%) Firmware Engineer
7 34 (6.60%) C Software Engineer
7 34 (6.60%) Design Engineer
8 29 (5.63%) C Developer
9 28 (5.44%) Electronics Engineer
10 27 (5.24%) Embedded C Engineer
11 26 (5.05%) Hardware Engineer
12 25 (4.85%) C++ Developer
13 24 (4.66%) Software Developer
14 22 (4.27%) Embedded C Developer
15 21 (4.08%) C# Software Engineer
15 21 (4.08%) Embedded C Software Engineer
16 20 (3.88%) .NET Software Engineer
16 20 (3.88%) C++ Software Engineer
17 10 (1.94%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (14.56%) .NET
2 28 (5.44%) HTML
3 25 (4.85%) CSS
4 24 (4.66%) XML
4 24 (4.66%) Qt
5 16 (3.11%) MFC
6 13 (2.52%) Ajax
7 11 (2.14%) HTML5
8 7 (1.36%) SWT
8 7 (1.36%) Flash
8 7 (1.36%) GWT
8 7 (1.36%) FreeSWITCH
9 5 (0.97%) Web Services
10 4 (0.78%) OpenCL
10 4 (0.78%) RESTful
10 4 (0.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 4 (0.78%) WPF
11 3 (0.58%) Django
11 3 (0.58%) WinForms
11 3 (0.58%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 105 (20.39%) Embedded Systems
2 71 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 71 (13.79%) Algorithms
3 68 (13.20%) Analytical Skills
4 46 (8.93%) Telematics
5 31 (6.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 24 (4.66%) CAN bus
7 22 (4.27%) Device Driver
8 17 (3.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (2.72%) VHDL
9 14 (2.72%) Mathematics
9 14 (2.72%) Physics
10 13 (2.52%) DTV
11 11 (2.14%) Robotics
11 11 (2.14%) Mobile App
12 10 (1.94%) Home Automation
13 9 (1.75%) Web 2.0
14 8 (1.55%) Data Structures
14 8 (1.55%) GIS
15 7 (1.36%) STB
Operating Systems
1 197 (38.25%) Linux
2 86 (16.70%) Windows
3 38 (7.38%) UNIX
4 35 (6.80%) Embedded Linux
5 25 (4.85%) VxWorks
6 18 (3.50%) Mac OS
6 18 (3.50%) Android
7 11 (2.14%) Windows CE
8 7 (1.36%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.39%) Tizen
9 2 (0.39%) OpenWrt
9 2 (0.39%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.19%) Fedora
10 1 (0.19%) CentOS
10 1 (0.19%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (76.89%) Software Engineering
2 99 (19.22%) UML
3 50 (9.71%) OO
4 46 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (7.96%) Embedded Software Development
6 29 (5.63%) Validation
7 28 (5.44%) OOD
8 26 (5.05%) Signal Processing
9 23 (4.47%) Multithreading
9 23 (4.47%) Configuration Management
9 23 (4.47%) Data Analysis
10 20 (3.88%) Project Management
11 18 (3.50%) Test Automation
12 12 (2.33%) TDD
13 11 (2.14%) OOP
14 10 (1.94%) People Management
15 9 (1.75%) Build Automation
15 9 (1.75%) Automation Testing
15 9 (1.75%) Digital Signal Processing
16 8 (1.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 511 (99.22%) C
2 408 (79.22%) C++
3 328 (63.69%) Embedded C++
4 118 (22.91%) C#
5 70 (13.59%) Assembly Language
6 69 (13.40%) Python
7 44 (8.54%) Java
8 41 (7.96%) JavaScript
9 29 (5.63%) MATLAB
10 26 (5.05%) Perl
11 16 (3.11%) SQL
12 12 (2.33%) Ruby
13 8 (1.55%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.55%) PHP
14 7 (1.36%) VB
14 7 (1.36%) Go
15 4 (0.78%) Ada
16 3 (0.58%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.58%) VB.NET
16 3 (0.58%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 144 (27.96%) Degree
2 31 (6.02%) Security Cleared
3 13 (2.52%) PhD
4 8 (1.55%) HNC
4 8 (1.55%) HND
5 6 (1.17%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.02%) JTAG
2 10 (1.94%) ISO 9001
2 10 (1.94%) QA
3 7 (1.36%) IEC 61508
4 6 (1.17%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.58%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 184 (35.73%) Firmware
Vendors
1 45 (8.74%) EMC
2 28 (5.44%) Atmel
2 28 (5.44%) Freescale
3 27 (5.24%) Fujitsu
3 27 (5.24%) NEC
4 17 (3.30%) Mentor Graphics
5 16 (3.11%) Microsoft
6 14 (2.72%) QNX
7 11 (2.14%) IBM
7 11 (2.14%) Lauterbach
8 10 (1.94%) Renesas
8 10 (1.94%) MKS
9 4 (0.78%) Intel
9 4 (0.78%) Xilinx
10 2 (0.39%) Altera
10 2 (0.39%) SAP
10 2 (0.39%) i2
10 2 (0.39%) Perforce
11 1 (0.19%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle
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