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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded C
Rank 767 695 754
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +59
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 187 272 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.35% 0.48% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 177 243 224
Median salary £39,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.81% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-7.22% +3.75%

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
53256 56329 62671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.89% 51.10% 52.51%
Number of salaries quoted 46030 47859 53032
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 £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -58 173 £39,500 -4.81% 52
East of England +18 50 £42,500 -6.59% 15
South East -2 43 £38,000 -13.63% 6
East Midlands +29 32 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Suffolk +23 19 £42,500 -10.52%
Hertfordshire +24 16 £38,750 -10.40% 1
West Midlands -14 16 £40,000 +8.10% 5
Derbyshire -3 13 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Derby -11 13 £35,000 -12.50% 1
South West -42 13 £39,500 -7.05% 5
Ipswich - 13 £19,000 -
West Sussex 0 12 £37,500 -11.76%
Cambridgeshire -32 12 £51,250 +11.41% 9
Hemel Hempstead - 12 £37,500 -
North West +25 11 £37,500 -18.91% 5
Worthing +1 11 £37,500 -11.76%
Cambridge -22 11 £52,500 +16.66% 9
Hampshire -6 10 £37,500 -6.25%
Nottinghamshire +11 7 £35,000 -6.66%
Redditch +8 7 £40,000 -
Wales +6 7 £55,000 +33.33% 2
Oxfordshire +4 7 £42,500 -2.85% 1
Worcestershire -8 7 £40,000 +6.66%
London -10 7 £42,500 +17.24% 4
Cheshire +29 6 £35,000 -26.31% 1
South Wales 0 6 £55,000 +33.33%
Northamptonshire - 6 £37,500 - 3
Leicestershire - 6 £40,000 - 2
Mansfield - 6 £35,000 -
Warrington +15 5 £35,000 -26.31%

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 388 (98.23%) C
2 311 (78.73%) Software Engineering
3 267 (67.59%) C++
4 190 (48.10%) Embedded C++
4 190 (48.10%) Degree
5 152 (38.48%) Linux
6 149 (37.72%) Firmware
7 145 (36.71%) Electronics
8 82 (20.76%) Embedded Systems
9 79 (20.00%) Windows
10 74 (18.73%) Computer Science
11 72 (18.23%) C#
12 66 (16.71%) Embedded Linux
13 55 (13.92%) UML
14 54 (13.67%) Ethernet
14 54 (13.67%) Automotive
15 45 (11.39%) Android
15 45 (11.39%) Java
16 44 (11.14%) OO
16 44 (11.14%) Assembly Language
17 39 (9.87%) Agile Software Development
17 39 (9.87%) TCP/IP
18 38 (9.62%) Visual Studio
19 36 (9.11%) Python
19 36 (9.11%) RS-485
20 34 (8.61%) Security Cleared
21 33 (8.35%) Embedded Software Development
22 32 (8.10%) MISRA
22 32 (8.10%) Subversion
23 31 (7.85%) 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 16 (4.05%) Node.js
2 4 (1.01%) WinCC
3 3 (0.76%) IIS
3 3 (0.76%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (4.81%) Simulink
2 13 (3.29%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.29%) TargetLink
3 2 (0.51%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.51%) Stateflow
4 1 (0.25%) MS Office
4 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Infor M3
1 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 54 (13.67%) Ethernet
2 39 (9.87%) TCP/IP
3 36 (9.11%) RS-485
4 31 (7.85%) RS-232
4 31 (7.85%) Wireless
5 25 (6.33%) ZigBee
6 22 (5.57%) Bluetooth
7 13 (3.29%) Profibus
8 11 (2.78%) RFID
9 10 (2.53%) Internet
9 10 (2.53%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (2.28%) 3G
11 8 (2.03%) GPRS
11 8 (2.03%) Modbus
12 7 (1.77%) GSM
13 4 (1.01%) SSL
13 4 (1.01%) VoIP
14 3 (0.76%) 802.15
14 3 (0.76%) Fibre Channel
14 3 (0.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.30%) MySQL
3 7 (1.77%) RDBMS
3 7 (1.77%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.25%) Big Data
4 1 (0.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 38 (9.62%) Visual Studio
2 32 (8.10%) Subversion
3 15 (3.80%) VectorCAST
4 13 (3.29%) CANoe
5 9 (2.28%) Rational DOORS
6 7 (1.77%) Rational Rhapsody
7 4 (1.01%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (0.51%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.25%) JIRA
9 1 (0.25%) LabVIEW
General
1 145 (36.71%) Electronics
2 54 (13.67%) Automotive
3 24 (6.08%) Telecoms
4 19 (4.81%) Games
5 16 (4.05%) Manufacturing
6 14 (3.54%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.52%) Avionics
8 4 (1.01%) Advertising
9 3 (0.76%) Marketing
10 2 (0.51%) Finance
10 2 (0.51%) Military
10 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 243 (61.52%) Software Engineer
2 234 (59.24%) Embedded Engineer
3 185 (46.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 104 (26.33%) C Software Engineer
5 103 (26.08%) Embedded C Engineer
6 93 (23.54%) C++ Software Engineer
7 76 (19.24%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 71 (17.97%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 69 (17.47%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 67 (16.96%) Firmware Engineer
11 60 (15.19%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 54 (13.67%) Developer
13 52 (13.16%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
14 51 (12.91%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
15 43 (10.89%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
15 43 (10.89%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
16 28 (7.09%) Electronics Engineer
17 27 (6.84%) Senior Software Engineer
18 23 (5.82%) C Developer
19 22 (5.57%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.34%) .NET
2 16 (4.05%) CSS
2 16 (4.05%) HTML
2 16 (4.05%) SOAP
3 9 (2.28%) Qt
4 8 (2.03%) Flash
5 6 (1.52%) XML
6 5 (1.27%) 802.1X
7 4 (1.01%) JSON
8 3 (0.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 3 (0.76%) HEVC
8 3 (0.76%) WCF
8 3 (0.76%) Web Services
8 3 (0.76%) XML Schema
9 2 (0.51%) Backbone.js
9 2 (0.51%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (0.51%) MFC
9 2 (0.51%) OpenGL
9 2 (0.51%) PhoneGap
9 2 (0.51%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 82 (20.76%) Embedded Systems
2 74 (18.73%) Computer Science
3 28 (7.09%) Device Driver
4 23 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (5.06%) CAN bus
5 20 (5.06%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 17 (4.30%) Driving Licence
6 17 (4.30%) VHDL
7 15 (3.80%) Verilog
8 14 (3.54%) Telematics
9 12 (3.04%) Algorithms
10 8 (2.03%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.52%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.27%) Cryptography
13 4 (1.01%) Internet of Things
13 4 (1.01%) Physics
13 4 (1.01%) STB
13 4 (1.01%) Tandem
14 3 (0.76%) CCTV
14 3 (0.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 152 (38.48%) Linux
2 79 (20.00%) Windows
3 66 (16.71%) Embedded Linux
4 45 (11.39%) Android
5 30 (7.59%) Apple iOS
5 30 (7.59%) VxWorks
6 18 (4.56%) Windows CE
7 15 (3.80%) Windows XP
8 7 (1.77%) Unix
9 2 (0.51%) OpenWrt
9 2 (0.51%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (78.73%) Software Engineering
2 55 (13.92%) UML
3 44 (11.14%) OO
4 39 (9.87%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (8.35%) Embedded Software Development
6 29 (7.34%) Scrum
7 26 (6.58%) Multithreading
8 22 (5.57%) Signal Processing
9 19 (4.81%) OOD
10 18 (4.56%) Android Development
11 17 (4.30%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (4.05%) Project Management
12 16 (4.05%) Schematic Capture
12 16 (4.05%) Test Scripting
13 15 (3.80%) SDLC
13 15 (3.80%) Test Automation
14 14 (3.54%) Automated Testing
14 14 (3.54%) Pair Programming
14 14 (3.54%) Root Cause Analysis
14 14 (3.54%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 388 (98.23%) C
2 267 (67.59%) C++
3 190 (48.10%) Embedded C++
4 72 (18.23%) C#
5 45 (11.39%) Java
6 44 (11.14%) Assembly Language
7 36 (9.11%) Python
8 23 (5.82%) MATLAB
9 19 (4.81%) PHP
10 17 (4.30%) JavaScript
11 16 (4.05%) Objective-C
12 13 (3.29%) SQL
13 12 (3.04%) ANSI C
14 3 (0.76%) Lua
14 3 (0.76%) R
15 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.51%) Delphi
15 2 (0.51%) VC++
16 1 (0.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 190 (48.10%) Degree
2 34 (8.61%) Security Cleared
3 26 (6.58%) SC Cleared
4 15 (3.80%) HNC
5 14 (3.54%) HND
6 11 (2.78%) PhD
7 4 (1.01%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.10%) MISRA
2 20 (5.06%) MISRA C
3 16 (4.05%) ISO 9001
3 16 (4.05%) QA
4 4 (1.01%) GAMP
4 4 (1.01%) GMP
4 4 (1.01%) ISO26262
5 3 (0.76%) DO-178B
5 3 (0.76%) DO-254
5 3 (0.76%) JTAG
6 2 (0.51%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.25%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 149 (37.72%) Firmware
2 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (6.84%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.08%) EMC
3 15 (3.80%) Fujitsu
4 14 (3.54%) Renesas
5 13 (3.29%) MKS
6 12 (3.04%) Atmel
7 9 (2.28%) Freescale
8 8 (2.03%) Apple
9 5 (1.27%) Intel
9 5 (1.27%) QNX
10 2 (0.51%) IBM
10 2 (0.51%) Mentor Graphics
10 2 (0.51%) NEC
10 2 (0.51%) Perforce
10 2 (0.51%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.25%) Altera
11 1 (0.25%) SAP
11 1 (0.25%) Sony
11 1 (0.25%) Twitter
11 1 (0.25%) VMware
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