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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C
Rank 741 750 735
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 186 234 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.21% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.36% 0.41% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 165 177 246
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,250
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
51838 56524 60371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.90% 51.34% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 44853 48147 51300
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
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 £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -16 177 £40,000 - 49
South East -26 35 £45,000 +5.88% 7
East of England +11 27 £42,500 -10.52% 7
West Midlands +11 27 £40,000 - 7
London +53 24 £47,500 -2.56% 2
North West +29 19 £38,500 -12.50% 6
East Midlands -7 18 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Yorkshire +17 13 £45,000 +25.00% 3
Cambridgeshire -3 13 £50,000 -4.76% 5
South West +14 12 £38,750 -12.42% 11
Merseyside - 12 £38,000 - 2
Derbyshire +4 11 £35,000 -
Derby -2 11 £35,000 -
Liverpool - 11 £37,500 - 2
South Yorkshire +8 10 £45,000 +25.00% 3
Cambridge +1 10 £65,000 +30.00% 4
Coventry - 10 £38,750 -
Manchester +18 9 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Suffolk +8 9 £19,000 -62.00%
Gloucestershire 0 9 £37,500 -12.79% 8
Barnsley -1 9 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Worcestershire +5 8 £40,000 - 4
Oxfordshire -18 8 £52,500 +31.25%
North East +8 6 £29,500 -34.44% 3
Worcester +3 6 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Durham - 6 £29,500 - 2
Ipswich +16 5 £19,000 -45.71%
Hampshire -30 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Kent - 5 £38,750 - 1
Leicestershire - 5 £37,500 - 3

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 364 (97.33%) C
2 286 (76.47%) Software Engineering
3 248 (66.31%) C++
4 179 (47.86%) Embedded C++
5 160 (42.78%) Degree
6 146 (39.04%) Electronics
7 142 (37.97%) Firmware
8 134 (35.83%) Linux
9 61 (16.31%) Embedded Systems
10 60 (16.04%) Automotive
11 58 (15.51%) Computer Science
12 56 (14.97%) C#
13 54 (14.44%) Embedded Linux
14 53 (14.17%) Windows
15 51 (13.64%) UML
16 46 (12.30%) Agile Software Development
17 43 (11.50%) Java
18 42 (11.23%) Assembly Language
19 41 (10.96%) Telecoms
19 41 (10.96%) Security Cleared
20 38 (10.16%) Ethernet
21 33 (8.82%) Device Driver
22 31 (8.29%) VxWorks
23 30 (8.02%) Python
24 29 (7.75%) MATLAB
24 29 (7.75%) Android
25 28 (7.49%) SC Cleared
25 28 (7.49%) MISRA
26 27 (7.22%) Apple iOS
26 27 (7.22%) Telematics

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 (0.80%) Apache Pig
1 3 (0.80%) IIS
1 3 (0.80%) SAS
1 3 (0.80%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (6.42%) Simulink
2 18 (4.81%) TargetLink
3 17 (4.55%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.60%) MS Office
5 3 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.53%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.27%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 38 (10.16%) Ethernet
2 25 (6.68%) TCP/IP
2 25 (6.68%) Wireless
3 23 (6.15%) Wi-Fi
4 20 (5.35%) RS-485
5 18 (4.81%) Profibus
6 17 (4.55%) RS-232
6 17 (4.55%) ZigBee
7 15 (4.01%) Bluetooth
8 11 (2.94%) Internet
9 5 (1.34%) SNMP
10 4 (1.07%) FlexRay
10 4 (1.07%) HTTP
10 4 (1.07%) VoIP
11 3 (0.80%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (0.80%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.80%) MQTT
11 3 (0.80%) SSL
12 2 (0.53%) GPRS
12 2 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (5.08%) MySQL
2 6 (1.60%) Hadoop
2 6 (1.60%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.80%) Apache Hive
3 3 (0.80%) Big Data
4 1 (0.27%) OLAP
4 1 (0.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 22 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 20 (5.35%) Subversion
3 14 (3.74%) VectorCAST
4 11 (2.94%) CANoe
5 8 (2.14%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.87%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (1.34%) JIRA
7 5 (1.34%) Rational Rhapsody
8 4 (1.07%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.53%) ClearQuest
9 2 (0.53%) Metasploit
10 1 (0.27%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.27%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.27%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 146 (39.04%) Electronics
2 60 (16.04%) Automotive
3 41 (10.96%) Telecoms
4 24 (6.42%) Aerospace
5 10 (2.67%) Games
6 8 (2.14%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.87%) Finance
8 5 (1.34%) Avionics
9 3 (0.80%) Marketing
10 2 (0.53%) Retail
11 1 (0.27%) Military
11 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 233 (62.30%) Embedded Engineer
2 228 (60.96%) Software Engineer
3 197 (52.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 117 (31.28%) Embedded C Engineer
5 105 (28.07%) C Software Engineer
5 105 (28.07%) C++ Software Engineer
6 98 (26.20%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 95 (25.40%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 91 (24.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 84 (22.46%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 78 (20.86%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 74 (19.79%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
11 74 (19.79%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
12 52 (13.90%) Developer
13 41 (10.96%) Firmware Engineer
14 32 (8.56%) Electronics Engineer
15 28 (7.49%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
15 28 (7.49%) Senior Software Engineer
16 27 (7.22%) Embedded Developer
16 27 (7.22%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (6.42%) .NET
2 20 (5.35%) HTML
3 17 (4.55%) Node.js
4 15 (4.01%) CSS
4 15 (4.01%) Qt
5 8 (2.14%) Qt Quick
6 4 (1.07%) 802.1X
6 4 (1.07%) Wayland
6 4 (1.07%) WebKit
6 4 (1.07%) XML
7 3 (0.80%) EJB
7 3 (0.80%) Hibernate
7 3 (0.80%) J2EE
7 3 (0.80%) Java EE
7 3 (0.80%) jQuery
7 3 (0.80%) MFC
7 3 (0.80%) SOAP
7 3 (0.80%) STL
7 3 (0.80%) XML Schema
7 3 (0.80%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 61 (16.31%) Embedded Systems
2 58 (15.51%) Computer Science
3 33 (8.82%) Device Driver
4 27 (7.22%) Telematics
5 24 (6.42%) CAN bus
6 22 (5.88%) Driving Licence
6 22 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 18 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (4.81%) Verilog
7 18 (4.81%) VHDL
8 14 (3.74%) Algorithms
9 11 (2.94%) Mathematics
9 11 (2.94%) Physics
10 5 (1.34%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.07%) CCTV
11 4 (1.07%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.80%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.80%) PMI
12 3 (0.80%) Smartcard
12 3 (0.80%) STB
Operating Systems
1 134 (35.83%) Linux
2 54 (14.44%) Embedded Linux
3 53 (14.17%) Windows
4 31 (8.29%) VxWorks
5 29 (7.75%) Android
6 27 (7.22%) Apple iOS
7 9 (2.41%) Unix
8 6 (1.60%) Windows CE
9 4 (1.07%) Tizen
10 2 (0.53%) OpenWrt
10 2 (0.53%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.27%) MeeGo
11 1 (0.27%) pSOS
11 1 (0.27%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (76.47%) Software Engineering
2 51 (13.64%) UML
3 46 (12.30%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (7.22%) OO
5 26 (6.95%) Embedded Software Development
5 26 (6.95%) Project Management
6 24 (6.42%) Scrum
7 21 (5.61%) Schematic Capture
8 20 (5.35%) Signal Processing
8 20 (5.35%) Validation
9 17 (4.55%) Digital Signal Processing
9 17 (4.55%) SDLC
10 16 (4.28%) Automated Testing
10 16 (4.28%) Cybersecurity
10 16 (4.28%) Software Testing
11 15 (4.01%) Unit Testing
12 13 (3.48%) Line Management
13 12 (3.21%) Image Processing
13 12 (3.21%) Multithreading
14 11 (2.94%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 364 (97.33%) C
2 248 (66.31%) C++
3 179 (47.86%) Embedded C++
4 56 (14.97%) C#
5 43 (11.50%) Java
6 42 (11.23%) Assembly Language
7 30 (8.02%) Python
8 29 (7.75%) MATLAB
9 20 (5.35%) Objective-C
10 19 (5.08%) JavaScript
10 19 (5.08%) PHP
11 12 (3.21%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.41%) SQL
13 4 (1.07%) VB
14 2 (0.53%) ANSI C
14 2 (0.53%) Delphi
14 2 (0.53%) VC++
15 1 (0.27%) Groovy
15 1 (0.27%) Perl
15 1 (0.27%) XAML
Qualifications
1 160 (42.78%) Degree
2 41 (10.96%) Security Cleared
3 28 (7.49%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.94%) PhD
5 7 (1.87%) HNC
6 6 (1.60%) HND
7 5 (1.34%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.80%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.80%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.49%) MISRA
2 25 (6.68%) MISRA C
3 18 (4.81%) QA
4 12 (3.21%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.60%) IEC 61508
6 5 (1.34%) JTAG
7 4 (1.07%) ISO26262
8 3 (0.80%) DO-178B
9 2 (0.53%) DO-254
System Software
1 142 (37.97%) Firmware
2 3 (0.80%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.53%) Nessus
1 2 (0.53%) Nmap
Vendors
1 17 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.74%) EMC
3 12 (3.21%) Fujitsu
4 10 (2.67%) MKS
5 5 (1.34%) Atmel
6 4 (1.07%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.07%) IBM
6 4 (1.07%) Renesas
7 3 (0.80%) Intel
7 3 (0.80%) Linaro
8 2 (0.53%) Freescale
8 2 (0.53%) Mentor Graphics
8 2 (0.53%) NEC
8 2 (0.53%) Wind River
9 1 (0.27%) Apple
9 1 (0.27%) Google
9 1 (0.27%) Green Hills
9 1 (0.27%) Hitachi
9 1 (0.27%) Perforce
9 1 (0.27%) Sony
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