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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C
Rank 708 744 777
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +33
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 205 212 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.38% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 170 164 210
Median salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,368
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £51,500
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
51440 55797 59902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 52.58% 50.98% 51.10%
Number of salaries quoted 44561 47602 50246
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 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 August 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 August 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 +40 196 £42,500 +6.25% 56
South East +1 50 £44,000 +10.00% 9
London +68 24 £47,500 -5.00% 3
East of England +4 24 £42,500 -19.04% 14
South West +22 23 £37,500 -7.40% 9
West Midlands -3 20 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Yorkshire +29 19 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Gloucestershire +8 17 £37,500 -21.05% 5
Oxfordshire 0 16 £40,000 +4.57% 1
East Midlands -9 15 £35,000 - 4
South Yorkshire +10 14 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Barnsley -2 13 £45,000 +25.00% 1
North West +26 12 £40,000 +3.89% 2
North East +13 11 £31,500 -37.00% 5
Durham - 11 £31,500 - 1
Derbyshire +12 10 £35,000 -
Derby +5 10 £35,000 -
Cambridgeshire -10 9 £48,750 -25.00% 11
West Sussex +7 8 £46,250 +8.82%
Cambridge +3 8 £47,500 -26.92% 10
Kent - 8 £42,500 -
Manchester - 8 £40,000 - 1
Scotland +13 7 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Worcestershire +5 7 £40,000 +12.67%
Essex +4 7 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Hampshire -20 6 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Merseyside - 6 £41,250 - 1
Liverpool - 6 £41,250 -
Cheltenham - 6 £41,250 - 3
Abingdon - 6 £31,500 -

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 369 (96.60%) C
2 295 (77.23%) Software Engineering
3 259 (67.80%) C++
4 183 (47.91%) Embedded C++
5 148 (38.74%) Degree
6 147 (38.48%) Linux
7 138 (36.13%) Firmware
8 134 (35.08%) Electronics
9 59 (15.45%) Automotive
10 55 (14.40%) Embedded Linux
11 53 (13.87%) UML
11 53 (13.87%) Embedded Systems
12 52 (13.61%) C#
12 52 (13.61%) Device Driver
12 52 (13.61%) Computer Science
13 47 (12.30%) Windows
14 42 (10.99%) Assembly Language
15 41 (10.73%) Security Cleared
15 41 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
16 40 (10.47%) Ethernet
16 40 (10.47%) Java
17 36 (9.42%) Python
17 36 (9.42%) Telecoms
18 32 (8.38%) Validation
19 31 (8.12%) VxWorks
20 30 (7.85%) SC Cleared
20 30 (7.85%) Telematics
20 30 (7.85%) MISRA
21 29 (7.59%) RS-485
21 29 (7.59%) Wireless

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 4 (1.05%) Apache Pig
1 4 (1.05%) WebLogic
2 3 (0.79%) IIS
2 3 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.76%) Simulink
3 17 (4.45%) TargetLink
4 9 (2.36%) MS Office
5 5 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.52%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.26%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 40 (10.47%) Ethernet
2 29 (7.59%) RS-485
2 29 (7.59%) Wireless
3 28 (7.33%) TCP/IP
4 24 (6.28%) Wi-Fi
5 20 (5.24%) RS-232
6 17 (4.45%) Profibus
7 16 (4.19%) Bluetooth
8 15 (3.93%) ZigBee
9 13 (3.40%) Internet
10 7 (1.83%) Modbus
11 6 (1.57%) SNMP
12 4 (1.05%) HTTP
12 4 (1.05%) VoIP
13 3 (0.79%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (0.79%) FlexRay
13 3 (0.79%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.79%) MQTT
13 3 (0.79%) SSL
14 2 (0.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.66%) MySQL
2 7 (1.83%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.05%) Apache Hive
3 4 (1.05%) Big Data
4 3 (0.79%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.26%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 26 (6.81%) Subversion
2 19 (4.97%) Git (software)
3 18 (4.71%) Visual Studio
4 14 (3.66%) VectorCAST
5 9 (2.36%) CANoe
6 7 (1.83%) JIRA
7 5 (1.31%) TortoiseSVN
8 4 (1.05%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.52%) ClearQuest
9 2 (0.52%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.52%) Metasploit
9 2 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.52%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.26%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.26%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.26%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.26%) Trac
General
1 134 (35.08%) Electronics
2 59 (15.45%) Automotive
3 36 (9.42%) Telecoms
4 21 (5.50%) Aerospace
5 9 (2.36%) Finance
5 9 (2.36%) Games
6 8 (2.09%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.05%) Retail
8 2 (0.52%) Avionics
9 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 251 (65.71%) Embedded Engineer
2 240 (62.83%) Software Engineer
3 210 (54.97%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 122 (31.94%) Embedded C Engineer
5 110 (28.80%) C++ Software Engineer
5 110 (28.80%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 107 (28.01%) C Software Engineer
7 100 (26.18%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 98 (25.65%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 86 (22.51%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 84 (21.99%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 79 (20.68%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
11 79 (20.68%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
12 48 (12.57%) Developer
13 35 (9.16%) Firmware Engineer
14 33 (8.64%) Electronics Engineer
14 33 (8.64%) Linux Engineer
15 30 (7.85%) Embedded Linux Engineer
16 29 (7.59%) Embedded Developer
16 29 (7.59%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.33%) Qt
2 19 (4.97%) .NET
3 16 (4.19%) HTML
4 12 (3.14%) Node.js
4 12 (3.14%) Qt Quick
5 11 (2.88%) CSS
6 5 (1.31%) XML
6 5 (1.31%) Yocto
7 4 (1.05%) EJB
7 4 (1.05%) Hibernate
7 4 (1.05%) J2EE
7 4 (1.05%) Java EE
7 4 (1.05%) Middleware
7 4 (1.05%) Spring
7 4 (1.05%) STL
7 4 (1.05%) Wayland
7 4 (1.05%) WebKit
8 3 (0.79%) jQuery
8 3 (0.79%) MFC
8 3 (0.79%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (13.87%) Embedded Systems
2 52 (13.61%) Computer Science
2 52 (13.61%) Device Driver
3 30 (7.85%) Telematics
4 28 (7.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 21 (5.50%) Algorithms
5 21 (5.50%) Driving Licence
6 20 (5.24%) CAN bus
7 18 (4.71%) Verilog
7 18 (4.71%) VHDL
8 14 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (3.66%) Mathematics
9 11 (2.88%) Physics
10 9 (2.36%) Smartcard
11 7 (1.83%) CUDA
12 6 (1.57%) Internet of Things
12 6 (1.57%) Mobile App
13 4 (1.05%) CCTV
14 3 (0.79%) PMI
14 3 (0.79%) STB
Operating Systems
1 147 (38.48%) Linux
2 55 (14.40%) Embedded Linux
3 47 (12.30%) Windows
4 31 (8.12%) VxWorks
5 28 (7.33%) Android
6 26 (6.81%) Apple iOS
7 16 (4.19%) Unix
8 4 (1.05%) Tizen
9 2 (0.52%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.52%) OpenWrt
9 2 (0.52%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.26%) MeeGo
10 1 (0.26%) Nucleus RTOS
10 1 (0.26%) pSOS
10 1 (0.26%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (77.23%) Software Engineering
2 53 (13.87%) UML
3 41 (10.73%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (8.38%) Validation
5 27 (7.07%) OO
6 25 (6.54%) Embedded Software Development
7 24 (6.28%) Project Management
8 21 (5.50%) Schematic Capture
9 20 (5.24%) SDLC
10 19 (4.97%) Automated Testing
10 19 (4.97%) Signal Processing
11 18 (4.71%) Scrum
12 17 (4.45%) Cybersecurity
12 17 (4.45%) Software Testing
13 16 (4.19%) Configuration Management
14 13 (3.40%) Line Management
14 13 (3.40%) Unit Testing
15 12 (3.14%) Digital Signal Processing
15 12 (3.14%) Image Processing
15 12 (3.14%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 369 (96.60%) C
2 259 (67.80%) C++
3 183 (47.91%) Embedded C++
4 52 (13.61%) C#
5 42 (10.99%) Assembly Language
6 40 (10.47%) Java
7 36 (9.42%) Python
8 26 (6.81%) MATLAB
9 20 (5.24%) Objective-C
10 17 (4.45%) Bash Shell
11 16 (4.19%) JavaScript
12 14 (3.66%) PHP
13 9 (2.36%) SQL
14 4 (1.05%) VB
15 2 (0.52%) Delphi
15 2 (0.52%) Groovy
15 2 (0.52%) Perl
15 2 (0.52%) Ruby
15 2 (0.52%) VC++
16 1 (0.26%) VB6
Qualifications
1 148 (38.74%) Degree
2 41 (10.73%) Security Cleared
3 30 (7.85%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.88%) PhD
5 6 (1.57%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.31%) HND
7 3 (0.79%) HNC
7 3 (0.79%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.85%) MISRA
2 25 (6.54%) MISRA C
3 16 (4.19%) QA
4 14 (3.66%) ISO 9001
5 10 (2.62%) IEC 61508
6 5 (1.31%) ISO13485
7 4 (1.05%) ISO26262
7 4 (1.05%) JTAG
8 2 (0.52%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.26%) DO-254
9 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.26%) ISO 8583
9 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 7816
System Software
1 138 (36.13%) Firmware
2 3 (0.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.52%) Nessus
1 2 (0.52%) Nmap
Vendors
1 21 (5.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (3.14%) EMC
3 10 (2.62%) Fujitsu
4 8 (2.09%) MKS
5 6 (1.57%) Intel
6 5 (1.31%) Atmel
6 5 (1.31%) Perforce
7 4 (1.05%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.79%) Freescale
8 3 (0.79%) IBM
8 3 (0.79%) Linaro
8 3 (0.79%) Renesas
9 2 (0.52%) Ingenico
9 2 (0.52%) Mentor Graphics
9 2 (0.52%) NEC
9 2 (0.52%) VeriFone
9 2 (0.52%) Wind River
10 1 (0.26%) Google
10 1 (0.26%) Green Hills
10 1 (0.26%) Hitachi
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ISL
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Cornucopia IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
CBS butler
Posted: 15 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Real Staffing Group
Salary: £40k - £50k per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
ISL Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock + Flexi + more
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Shares, Bonus + More!
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + life assurance, pension, flexi time
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension, share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Generous Pension, 26 Days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Top Base + Bens + Prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + fantastic package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + life assurance, pension, flexi working
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Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago