The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C
Rank 670 761 792
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +31
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 242 206 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.36% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 205 171 162
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,300 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

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
49991 56471 57199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.49% 51.56% 50.68%
Number of salaries quoted 42965 48407 47990
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Embedded C as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
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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 +76 227 £42,500 +6.25% 48
South East +41 61 £44,000 +10.00% 13
South West +16 31 £37,500 -3.22% 7
East of England +2 31 £47,500 -16.29% 12
Yorkshire +20 27 £45,000 +12.50% 2
London +67 23 £48,000 -4.00% 6
Gloucestershire +10 23 £37,500 -21.05% 2
North East +18 17 £31,500 -37.00% 3
Durham - 16 £31,500 -
Oxfordshire +3 15 £40,000 -5.88% 1
West Midlands -12 14 £41,250 +35.24% 2
South Yorkshire +12 13 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Barnsley 0 13 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -5 13 £47,500 -26.92% 10
North West +5 12 £40,000 -1.84% 1
Cambridge -6 12 £47,500 -26.92% 9
Cheltenham - 12 £41,250 -
Buckinghamshire +15 11 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Manchester +4 11 £37,500 -12.79% 1
East Midlands +4 11 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Hertfordshire +15 9 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Essex +9 9 £38,750 -16.21% 1
High Wycombe +7 9 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Colchester +11 8 £38,750 -13.88%
West Sussex - 8 £46,250 - 1
Surrey +28 7 £44,000 +17.33% 2
Kent +17 7 £37,500 -11.76%
Hampshire -1 7 £42,500 - 4
Abingdon -10 7 £31,500 -30.00%
Royston - 7 £50,000 -

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Embedded C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 413 (95.60%) C
2 328 (75.93%) Software Engineering
3 281 (65.05%) C++
4 197 (45.60%) Embedded C++
5 169 (39.12%) Linux
6 146 (33.80%) Firmware
7 142 (32.87%) Degree
8 137 (31.71%) Electronics
9 70 (16.20%) Device Driver
10 63 (14.58%) UML
10 63 (14.58%) C#
11 62 (14.35%) Automotive
12 57 (13.19%) Windows
13 52 (12.04%) Computer Science
14 49 (11.34%) Embedded Linux
14 49 (11.34%) Ethernet
15 48 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
16 46 (10.65%) Wireless
17 45 (10.42%) Python
18 42 (9.72%) Validation
19 41 (9.49%) Assembly Language
20 39 (9.03%) Qt
20 39 (9.03%) RS-485
21 38 (8.80%) Java
22 36 (8.33%) TCP/IP
23 35 (8.10%) Security Cleared
24 34 (7.87%) Android
24 34 (7.87%) MISRA
24 34 (7.87%) OO
25 33 (7.64%) Agile Software Development

Embedded C
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.16%) Apache Pig
1 5 (1.16%) WebLogic
2 2 (0.46%) IIS
2 2 (0.46%) SAS
Applications
1 26 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.47%) Simulink
3 12 (2.78%) TargetLink
4 9 (2.08%) MS Office
5 5 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.46%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.23%) OrCAD
7 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.23%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 49 (11.34%) Ethernet
2 46 (10.65%) Wireless
3 39 (9.03%) RS-485
4 36 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 31 (7.18%) Wi-Fi
6 26 (6.02%) RS-232
7 24 (5.56%) Bluetooth
8 20 (4.63%) ZigBee
9 19 (4.40%) Internet
10 17 (3.94%) Modbus
11 13 (3.01%) Profibus
12 5 (1.16%) HTTP
12 5 (1.16%) SNMP
13 4 (0.93%) GPRS
14 3 (0.69%) IPv6
14 3 (0.69%) LTE
14 3 (0.69%) MQTT
14 3 (0.69%) Network Security
14 3 (0.69%) SSL
15 2 (0.46%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.24%) MySQL
2 8 (1.85%) Hadoop
3 5 (1.16%) Apache Hive
3 5 (1.16%) Big Data
4 3 (0.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.23%) GIS
5 1 (0.23%) OLAP
5 1 (0.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (7.18%) Subversion
2 25 (5.79%) Git (software)
3 15 (3.47%) VectorCAST
3 15 (3.47%) Visual Studio
4 9 (2.08%) CANoe
5 7 (1.62%) JIRA
6 6 (1.39%) TortoiseSVN
7 5 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.93%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.46%) ClearQuest
9 2 (0.46%) Metasploit
9 2 (0.46%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.23%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.23%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.23%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.23%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.23%) Trac
General
1 137 (31.71%) Electronics
2 62 (14.35%) Automotive
3 29 (6.71%) Telecoms
4 27 (6.25%) Aerospace
5 11 (2.55%) Finance
6 9 (2.08%) Games
6 9 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.93%) Retail
8 2 (0.46%) Avionics
9 1 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 276 (63.89%) Embedded Engineer
2 270 (62.50%) Software Engineer
3 232 (53.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 131 (30.32%) Embedded C Engineer
5 116 (26.85%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 115 (26.62%) C Software Engineer
7 112 (25.93%) C++ Software Engineer
8 111 (25.69%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 102 (23.61%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 94 (21.76%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 93 (21.53%) C/C++ Software Engineer
12 89 (20.60%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
12 89 (20.60%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
13 60 (13.89%) Developer
14 40 (9.26%) Senior Software Engineer
15 39 (9.03%) Linux Engineer
16 38 (8.80%) Embedded Developer
17 36 (8.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
18 33 (7.64%) Firmware Engineer
19 32 (7.41%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (9.03%) Qt
2 21 (4.86%) .NET
3 18 (4.17%) HTML
4 16 (3.70%) Qt Quick
5 12 (2.78%) CSS
5 12 (2.78%) Node.js
6 10 (2.31%) Middleware
7 6 (1.39%) XML
8 5 (1.16%) EJB
8 5 (1.16%) Hibernate
8 5 (1.16%) J2EE
8 5 (1.16%) Java EE
8 5 (1.16%) MFC
8 5 (1.16%) Spring
8 5 (1.16%) STL
8 5 (1.16%) Yocto
9 4 (0.93%) jQuery
9 4 (0.93%) Wayland
9 4 (0.93%) WebKit
10 3 (0.69%) Pthreads
Miscellaneous
1 70 (16.20%) Device Driver
2 52 (12.04%) Computer Science
3 48 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
4 30 (6.94%) Telematics
5 26 (6.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 18 (4.17%) Algorithms
7 16 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (3.70%) Driving Licence
8 15 (3.47%) CAN bus
8 15 (3.47%) Mathematics
8 15 (3.47%) Physics
9 13 (3.01%) Internet of Things
10 12 (2.78%) CUDA
10 12 (2.78%) VHDL
11 11 (2.55%) Smartcard
12 9 (2.08%) Verilog
13 7 (1.62%) Life Science
14 5 (1.16%) Mobile App
15 4 (0.93%) CCTV
16 3 (0.69%) STB
Operating Systems
1 169 (39.12%) Linux
2 57 (13.19%) Windows
3 49 (11.34%) Embedded Linux
4 34 (7.87%) Android
5 30 (6.94%) Apple iOS
6 28 (6.48%) VxWorks
7 26 (6.02%) Unix
8 4 (0.93%) Tizen
9 3 (0.69%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.46%) Nucleus RTOS
10 2 (0.46%) OpenWrt
11 1 (0.23%) MeeGo
11 1 (0.23%) pSOS
11 1 (0.23%) ThreadX
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (75.93%) Software Engineering
2 63 (14.58%) UML
3 42 (9.72%) Validation
4 34 (7.87%) OO
5 33 (7.64%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (7.18%) Embedded Software Development
7 22 (5.09%) Configuration Management
7 22 (5.09%) SDLC
8 21 (4.86%) Signal Processing
9 20 (4.63%) Project Management
10 19 (4.40%) Cybersecurity
10 19 (4.40%) Schematic Capture
11 17 (3.94%) Automated Testing
12 14 (3.24%) Digital Signal Processing
13 12 (2.78%) Mentoring
13 12 (2.78%) Software Architecture
14 11 (2.55%) Multithreading
14 11 (2.55%) Software Testing
14 11 (2.55%) TDD
14 11 (2.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 413 (95.60%) C
2 281 (65.05%) C++
3 197 (45.60%) Embedded C++
4 63 (14.58%) C#
5 45 (10.42%) Python
6 41 (9.49%) Assembly Language
7 38 (8.80%) Java
8 26 (6.02%) Objective-C
9 23 (5.32%) Bash Shell
10 22 (5.09%) JavaScript
11 18 (4.17%) MATLAB
12 16 (3.70%) PHP
13 8 (1.85%) SQL
14 7 (1.62%) VB
15 4 (0.93%) Perl
16 3 (0.69%) Groovy
16 3 (0.69%) Ruby
17 2 (0.46%) VC++
18 1 (0.23%) Delphi
18 1 (0.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 142 (32.87%) Degree
2 35 (8.10%) Security Cleared
3 19 (4.40%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.08%) PhD
5 7 (1.62%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.69%) HND
6 3 (0.69%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.69%) PMP
7 1 (0.23%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.87%) MISRA
2 22 (5.09%) MISRA C
3 21 (4.86%) QA
4 17 (3.94%) ISO 9001
5 13 (3.01%) IEC 61508
6 6 (1.39%) ISO13485
7 5 (1.16%) JTAG
8 4 (0.93%) ISO26262
9 3 (0.69%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.23%) Def Stans
10 1 (0.23%) DO-254
10 1 (0.23%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.23%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 146 (33.80%) Firmware
2 3 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.46%) Nessus
1 2 (0.46%) Nmap
Vendors
1 25 (5.79%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.40%) EMC
3 9 (2.08%) Fujitsu
4 8 (1.85%) Intel
5 7 (1.62%) MKS
6 6 (1.39%) Perforce
7 5 (1.16%) Atmel
8 4 (0.93%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.93%) Freescale
9 3 (0.69%) IBM
9 3 (0.69%) Linaro
9 3 (0.69%) Renesas
10 2 (0.46%) Google
10 2 (0.46%) Green Hills
10 2 (0.46%) Ingenico
10 2 (0.46%) Mentor Graphics
10 2 (0.46%) NEC
10 2 (0.46%) VeriFone
10 2 (0.46%) Wind River
11 1 (0.23%) Hitachi
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
East London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 45,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Pension, Private Medical + More
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Bonus, Free food and more!
Posted: Yesterday
East London
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £48,000 per annum + bonus, pension, flexi working
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock + Flexi + more
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
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Salary: £Excellent DoE + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: to £60000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40,000 DoE
Posted: 4 days ago
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus, Medical, Pension + more!
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: 5 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, share options
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
High Wycombe
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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