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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C
Rank 731 686 751
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +65
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 193 290 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.38% 0.51% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 180 233 250
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
51240 57027 63086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.79% 51.45% 52.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44388 48633 53819
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -49 182 £40,000 - 53
East of England +24 44 £42,500 -5.55% 10
South East -1 43 £43,250 -1.70% 11
East Midlands 0 25 £35,000 -6.66% 2
West Midlands -12 22 £40,000 +6.66% 10
London +39 19 £45,750 +5.78% 2
North West +29 16 £39,250 -10.79% 9
Cambridgeshire -12 16 £52,500 +23.52% 7
Suffolk +20 15 £19,000 -60.00%
Derbyshire -2 13 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Derby -10 13 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Cambridge -8 12 £56,250 +32.35% 7
Hertfordshire +28 10 £40,000 -11.11%
South West -12 10 £39,750 -0.62% 3
Hampshire -19 10 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Merseyside - 10 £37,500 - 1
Coventry - 10 £37,500 - 2
Ipswich +30 9 £19,000 -45.71%
Worcestershire -2 9 £40,000 - 2
Liverpool - 9 £37,500 - 1
Oxfordshire -3 8 £38,500 +2.66% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £38,750 -
Yorkshire +12 7 £45,000 +25.00% 5
Nottinghamshire +9 6 £35,000 -6.66%
Wales +6 6 £45,000 +2.27%
Manchester +5 6 £40,000 -3.03% 5
Worcester -3 6 £40,000 +6.66% 1
West Sussex -4 6 £37,500 -11.76%
Leicestershire - 6 £32,500 -
South Yorkshire +8 5 £45,000 +25.00% 3

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 387 (97.48%) C
2 302 (76.07%) Software Engineering
3 260 (65.49%) C++
4 182 (45.84%) Embedded C++
5 176 (44.33%) Degree
6 153 (38.54%) Electronics
7 151 (38.04%) Firmware
8 137 (34.51%) Linux
9 73 (18.39%) Windows
10 71 (17.88%) Computer Science
11 66 (16.62%) C#
12 65 (16.37%) Embedded Systems
13 58 (14.61%) Automotive
14 54 (13.60%) Embedded Linux
15 52 (13.10%) UML
16 46 (11.59%) Ethernet
17 45 (11.34%) Java
18 44 (11.08%) Assembly Language
19 41 (10.33%) Security Cleared
20 40 (10.08%) Agile Software Development
21 38 (9.57%) OO
21 38 (9.57%) VxWorks
22 36 (9.07%) Telecoms
23 35 (8.82%) TCP/IP
24 33 (8.31%) Device Driver
24 33 (8.31%) Android
25 31 (7.81%) Python
25 31 (7.81%) Visual Studio
26 29 (7.30%) Wireless
26 29 (7.30%) SC Cleared

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 3 (0.76%) IIS
1 3 (0.76%) SAS
2 2 (0.50%) WinCC
3 1 (0.25%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (5.54%) Simulink
2 17 (4.28%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.28%) TargetLink
3 6 (1.51%) MS Office
4 3 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.50%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.25%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 46 (11.59%) Ethernet
2 35 (8.82%) TCP/IP
3 29 (7.30%) Wireless
4 22 (5.54%) RS-485
5 21 (5.29%) ZigBee
6 19 (4.79%) RS-232
7 18 (4.53%) Wi-Fi
8 17 (4.28%) Bluetooth
9 16 (4.03%) Profibus
10 11 (2.77%) Internet
11 6 (1.51%) 3G
11 6 (1.51%) GPRS
12 5 (1.26%) RFID
13 4 (1.01%) GSM
13 4 (1.01%) SNMP
13 4 (1.01%) SSL
13 4 (1.01%) VoIP
14 3 (0.76%) FlexRay
14 3 (0.76%) iSCSI
14 3 (0.76%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.04%) MySQL
2 14 (3.53%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.25%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.25%) Big Data
4 1 (0.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 31 (7.81%) Visual Studio
2 26 (6.55%) Subversion
3 17 (4.28%) VectorCAST
4 13 (3.27%) CANoe
5 9 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
6 7 (1.76%) Rational Rhapsody
7 5 (1.26%) Git (software)
8 4 (1.01%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.01%) JIRA
9 1 (0.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.25%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.25%) ClearQuest
9 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.25%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.25%) Metasploit
9 1 (0.25%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 153 (38.54%) Electronics
2 58 (14.61%) Automotive
3 36 (9.07%) Telecoms
4 23 (5.79%) Aerospace
5 14 (3.53%) Games
6 8 (2.02%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.76%) Finance
8 6 (1.51%) Avionics
9 3 (0.76%) Marketing
10 2 (0.50%) Advertising
10 2 (0.50%) Military
10 2 (0.50%) Retail
11 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 234 (58.94%) Embedded Engineer
1 234 (58.94%) Software Engineer
2 193 (48.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 104 (26.20%) Embedded C Engineer
4 101 (25.44%) C Software Engineer
5 97 (24.43%) C++ Software Engineer
6 83 (20.91%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 80 (20.15%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 74 (18.64%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 73 (18.39%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 60 (15.11%) Developer
10 60 (15.11%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 56 (14.11%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
11 56 (14.11%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
12 50 (12.59%) Firmware Engineer
13 36 (9.07%) Electronics Engineer
14 35 (8.82%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
15 32 (8.06%) Senior Software Engineer
16 27 (6.80%) Embedded Developer
16 27 (6.80%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.80%) .NET
2 21 (5.29%) HTML
3 20 (5.04%) Node.js
4 19 (4.79%) CSS
5 10 (2.52%) SOAP
6 8 (2.02%) Qt
7 7 (1.76%) XML
8 4 (1.01%) 802.1X
8 4 (1.01%) JSON
8 4 (1.01%) Qt Quick
8 4 (1.01%) Web Services
9 3 (0.76%) HEVC
9 3 (0.76%) MFC
9 3 (0.76%) WCF
9 3 (0.76%) XML Schema
10 2 (0.50%) jQuery
10 2 (0.50%) OpenCL
10 2 (0.50%) OpenGL
10 2 (0.50%) Wayland
10 2 (0.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 71 (17.88%) Computer Science
2 65 (16.37%) Embedded Systems
3 33 (8.31%) Device Driver
4 23 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (5.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 23 (5.79%) Telematics
5 22 (5.54%) Driving Licence
6 21 (5.29%) CAN bus
7 19 (4.79%) Verilog
7 19 (4.79%) VHDL
8 11 (2.77%) Algorithms
8 11 (2.77%) Mathematics
9 9 (2.27%) Physics
10 5 (1.26%) Cryptography
11 4 (1.01%) CCTV
11 4 (1.01%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.76%) CUDA
12 3 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.76%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.76%) STB
Operating Systems
1 137 (34.51%) Linux
2 73 (18.39%) Windows
3 54 (13.60%) Embedded Linux
4 38 (9.57%) VxWorks
5 33 (8.31%) Android
6 24 (6.05%) Apple iOS
7 12 (3.02%) Windows CE
8 9 (2.27%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.26%) Unix
10 2 (0.50%) OpenWrt
10 2 (0.50%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (76.07%) Software Engineering
2 52 (13.10%) UML
3 40 (10.08%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (9.57%) OO
5 27 (6.80%) Scrum
6 25 (6.30%) Embedded Software Development
7 23 (5.79%) Project Management
8 22 (5.54%) Schematic Capture
9 21 (5.29%) Signal Processing
10 19 (4.79%) Validation
11 18 (4.53%) Multithreading
12 17 (4.28%) Digital Signal Processing
12 17 (4.28%) OOD
13 16 (4.03%) Automated Testing
13 16 (4.03%) SDLC
14 15 (3.78%) Software Testing
14 15 (3.78%) Unit Testing
15 14 (3.53%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (3.27%) Line Management
17 12 (3.02%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 387 (97.48%) C
2 260 (65.49%) C++
3 182 (45.84%) Embedded C++
4 66 (16.62%) C#
5 45 (11.34%) Java
6 44 (11.08%) Assembly Language
7 31 (7.81%) Python
8 26 (6.55%) MATLAB
9 22 (5.54%) JavaScript
9 22 (5.54%) PHP
10 19 (4.79%) Objective-C
11 12 (3.02%) SQL
12 6 (1.51%) ANSI C
12 6 (1.51%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.50%) Delphi
13 2 (0.50%) VC++
14 1 (0.25%) Lua
14 1 (0.25%) VB
14 1 (0.25%) VB6
14 1 (0.25%) XAML
Qualifications
1 176 (44.33%) Degree
2 41 (10.33%) Security Cleared
3 29 (7.30%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.27%) PhD
5 11 (2.77%) HNC
6 10 (2.52%) HND
7 4 (1.01%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.50%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.05%) MISRA
2 25 (6.30%) MISRA C
3 20 (5.04%) QA
4 12 (3.02%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.26%) IEC 61508
6 4 (1.01%) DO-178B
7 3 (0.76%) DO-254
7 3 (0.76%) ISO26262
7 3 (0.76%) JTAG
8 2 (0.50%) GAMP
8 2 (0.50%) GMP
System Software
1 151 (38.04%) Firmware
2 2 (0.50%) Xen
3 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) Nessus
1 1 (0.25%) Nmap
Vendors
1 20 (5.04%) EMC
1 20 (5.04%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.03%) Fujitsu
3 13 (3.27%) MKS
4 12 (3.02%) Atmel
5 8 (2.02%) Renesas
6 5 (1.26%) Intel
7 4 (1.01%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.76%) Freescale
8 3 (0.76%) IBM
8 3 (0.76%) Mentor Graphics
8 3 (0.76%) NEC
9 2 (0.50%) Linaro
9 2 (0.50%) QNX
9 2 (0.50%) Wind River
10 1 (0.25%) Perforce
10 1 (0.25%) SAP
10 1 (0.25%) Siemens
10 1 (0.25%) Sony
10 1 (0.25%) VMware
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Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock + Flexi + more
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Shares, Bonus + More!
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
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High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More!
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Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, life insurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40k to £48k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
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West Midlands
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Worcester, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
South West England
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum 25 days holiday + excellent benefits
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Hampshire
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, share scheme
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Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Sunderland
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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London
TRG
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Redhill
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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