The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C
Rank 635 655 533
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -122
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 239 242 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.23% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 0.43% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 218 226 355
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,600 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%

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
53933 56556 58572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.54% 52.95% 54.14%
Number of salaries quoted 46009 47397 50838
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,875 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 March 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the UK over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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 historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 220 £40,000 -3.03% 134
South East -44 62 £42,500 -5.55% 53
East of England +4 49 £50,000 +19.04% 29
Cambridgeshire +16 38 £50,000 +17.64% 16
Cambridge +23 35 £51,250 +7.89% 16
South West -12 30 £42,500 +6.25% 12
Yorkshire +15 22 £35,000 - 4
Derbyshire +33 21 £40,000 +16.78% 3
East Midlands +33 21 £40,000 +8.84% 13
Derby +26 21 £40,000 +16.78% 2
Hampshire +9 18 £42,500 -3.40% 4
South Yorkshire - 18 £35,000 - 1
London +6 15 £37,500 -30.23% 13
West Sussex -5 15 £42,500 - 1
Worthing +4 14 £42,500 - 1
Wales -5 14 £41,250 +10.00% 4
West Midlands -26 12 £39,500 +12.85% 6
Berkshire +6 11 £50,000 +53.84% 9
Newbury +6 11 £50,000 +100.00% 1
Wiltshire +15 10 £46,500 +16.25% 3
Sheffield - 9 £35,000 -
Barnsley - 9 £34,000 - 1
South Wales -16 8 £42,500 +13.33% 4
North West - 8 £47,500 - 3
Worcestershire -11 7 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Kent - 7 £37,500 - 7
Fareham - 7 £47,500 - 2
Gloucestershire -18 6 £41,750 +4.37% 1
Dorset - 6 £42,500 - 1
Salisbury - 6 £48,250 - 1

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Embedded C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded C.

1 460 (99.35%) C
2 370 (79.91%) Software Engineering
3 331 (71.49%) C++
4 251 (54.21%) Embedded C++
5 174 (37.58%) Linux
6 147 (31.75%) Degree
7 140 (30.24%) Electronics
8 132 (28.51%) Firmware
9 110 (23.76%) C#
10 102 (22.03%) Embedded Systems
11 85 (18.36%) UML
12 81 (17.49%) Automotive
13 73 (15.77%) Python
14 69 (14.90%) Windows
15 68 (14.69%) TCP/IP
16 67 (14.47%) Computer Science
17 65 (14.04%) Algorithms
18 63 (13.61%) .NET
19 56 (12.10%) OO
20 48 (10.37%) Java
21 47 (10.15%) Agile Software Development
21 47 (10.15%) Wireless
22 45 (9.72%) Ethernet
23 44 (9.50%) Embedded Linux
24 43 (9.29%) Assembly Language
25 41 (8.86%) Device Driver
26 40 (8.64%) Subversion
27 36 (7.78%) JTAG
27 36 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
28 35 (7.56%) OOD

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Embedded C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (2.38%) SAS
2 7 (1.51%) Node.js
3 3 (0.65%) IIS
3 3 (0.65%) Apache
4 1 (0.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 29 (6.26%) Simulink
2 20 (4.32%) TargetLink
3 8 (1.73%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.30%) MS Office
5 3 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (14.69%) TCP/IP
2 47 (10.15%) Wireless
3 45 (9.72%) Ethernet
4 25 (5.40%) Profibus
5 23 (4.97%) ZigBee
6 20 (4.32%) GSM
7 17 (3.67%) Bluetooth
7 17 (3.67%) GPRS
8 12 (2.59%) SNMP
8 12 (2.59%) 802.15
9 11 (2.38%) Modbus
10 10 (2.16%) DVB
10 10 (2.16%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (2.16%) HTTP
11 9 (1.94%) Internet
11 9 (1.94%) RFID
12 7 (1.51%) VoIP
13 6 (1.30%) 3G
13 6 (1.30%) LTE
14 4 (0.86%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.24%) Big Data
2 8 (1.73%) MySQL
3 2 (0.43%) MS Access
3 2 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (0.43%) SQLite
4 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.22%) Star Schema
4 1 (0.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 40 (8.64%) Subversion
2 21 (4.54%) Visual Studio
3 14 (3.02%) Eclipse
3 14 (3.02%) Git (software)
4 11 (2.38%) VectorCAST
4 11 (2.38%) PVCS
5 10 (2.16%) GDB
6 8 (1.73%) LabVIEW
7 6 (1.30%) Bugzilla
7 6 (1.30%) JIRA
7 6 (1.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (1.08%) ClearCase
8 5 (1.08%) Rational Rhapsody
9 3 (0.65%) Trac
10 2 (0.43%) TortoiseSVN
10 2 (0.43%) WinDbg
10 2 (0.43%) GCC
General
1 140 (30.24%) Electronics
2 81 (17.49%) Automotive
3 27 (5.83%) Manufacturing
4 26 (5.62%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.67%) Finance
6 16 (3.46%) Aerospace
7 11 (2.38%) Military
8 7 (1.51%) Banking
9 3 (0.65%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.43%) Marketing
11 1 (0.22%) Korean Language
11 1 (0.22%) Avionics
11 1 (0.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 316 (68.25%) Software Engineer
2 240 (51.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 76 (16.41%) Senior Software Engineer
4 61 (13.17%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 56 (12.10%) Developer
6 38 (8.21%) Embedded C Engineer
6 38 (8.21%) C Software Engineer
7 29 (6.26%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 29 (6.26%) Firmware Engineer
8 26 (5.62%) Design Engineer
8 26 (5.62%) C Developer
9 25 (5.40%) Electronics Engineer
10 23 (4.97%) C++ Software Engineer
11 21 (4.54%) Embedded C Developer
12 20 (4.32%) C++ Developer
13 19 (4.10%) Software Developer
14 13 (2.81%) C# Software Engineer
14 13 (2.81%) Hardware Engineer
14 13 (2.81%) .NET Software Engineer
14 13 (2.81%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (13.61%) .NET
2 21 (4.54%) XML
3 17 (3.67%) HTML
4 16 (3.46%) Qt
5 14 (3.02%) MFC
5 14 (3.02%) CSS
6 10 (2.16%) Flash
6 10 (2.16%) Ajax
7 9 (1.94%) Middleware
8 6 (1.30%) Web Services
9 4 (0.86%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.86%) HTML5
10 3 (0.65%) FreeSWITCH
10 3 (0.65%) RESTful
10 3 (0.65%) STL
10 3 (0.65%) Django
10 3 (0.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (0.43%) SOAP
11 2 (0.43%) LAMP
11 2 (0.43%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 102 (22.03%) Embedded Systems
2 67 (14.47%) Computer Science
3 65 (14.04%) Algorithms
4 41 (8.86%) Device Driver
5 36 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (6.05%) Telematics
7 25 (5.40%) CAN bus
8 19 (4.10%) Data Structures
9 15 (3.24%) DTV
9 15 (3.24%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 14 (3.02%) Mathematics
10 14 (3.02%) Physics
11 13 (2.81%) Smart Meter
12 12 (2.59%) Home Automation
13 11 (2.38%) VHDL
14 10 (2.16%) STB
15 9 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 7 (1.51%) Verilog
17 6 (1.30%) Web 2.0
17 6 (1.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 174 (37.58%) Linux
2 69 (14.90%) Windows
3 44 (9.50%) Embedded Linux
4 29 (6.26%) VxWorks
5 22 (4.75%) Android
6 16 (3.46%) Mac OS
7 15 (3.24%) UNIX
8 12 (2.59%) Apple iOS
9 9 (1.94%) Windows CE
10 4 (0.86%) Fedora
11 3 (0.65%) Nucleus RTOS
11 3 (0.65%) Scientific Linux
11 3 (0.65%) CentOS
12 2 (0.43%) Tizen
12 2 (0.43%) OpenWrt
13 1 (0.22%) uClinux
13 1 (0.22%) pSOS
13 1 (0.22%) Debian
13 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (79.91%) Software Engineering
2 85 (18.36%) UML
3 56 (12.10%) OO
4 47 (10.15%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (7.56%) OOD
6 30 (6.48%) Embedded Software Development
7 28 (6.05%) Validation
8 27 (5.83%) Signal Processing
9 17 (3.67%) Test Automation
9 17 (3.67%) OOP
10 16 (3.46%) Configuration Management
10 16 (3.46%) Multithreading
10 16 (3.46%) Digital Signal Processing
11 15 (3.24%) Data Analysis
12 12 (2.59%) Project Management
13 11 (2.38%) Scrum
14 9 (1.94%) TDD
14 9 (1.94%) Requirements Analysis
15 8 (1.73%) Image Processing
16 7 (1.51%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 460 (99.35%) C
2 331 (71.49%) C++
3 251 (54.21%) Embedded C++
4 110 (23.76%) C#
5 73 (15.77%) Python
6 48 (10.37%) Java
7 43 (9.29%) Assembly Language
8 33 (7.13%) MATLAB
9 28 (6.05%) Perl
10 26 (5.62%) JavaScript
11 14 (3.02%) Bash Shell
12 12 (2.59%) PHP
13 10 (2.16%) Ruby
14 8 (1.73%) SQL
15 7 (1.51%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.08%) Ada
16 5 (1.08%) VB
17 4 (0.86%) VB.NET
17 4 (0.86%) Groovy
18 3 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 147 (31.75%) Degree
2 26 (5.62%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.59%) VCP4
4 8 (1.73%) HND
4 8 (1.73%) PhD
5 7 (1.51%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.08%) HNC
7 2 (0.43%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.22%) MCP
8 1 (0.22%) ISEB
8 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (7.78%) JTAG
2 10 (2.16%) IEC 61508
2 10 (2.16%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.51%) QA
4 5 (1.08%) DO-178B
5 4 (0.86%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.65%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.22%) TickIT
7 1 (0.22%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 132 (28.51%) Firmware
2 5 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.22%) KVM
Vendors
1 29 (6.26%) EMC
2 24 (5.18%) Freescale
3 21 (4.54%) NEC
4 19 (4.10%) Fujitsu
4 19 (4.10%) Atmel
5 17 (3.67%) Microsoft
6 12 (2.59%) Lauterbach
7 10 (2.16%) MKS
8 9 (1.94%) Mentor Graphics
9 5 (1.08%) VMware
9 5 (1.08%) Intel
10 4 (0.86%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.86%) IBM
10 4 (0.86%) Xilinx
11 3 (0.65%) Perforce
11 3 (0.65%) Renesas
12 2 (0.43%) QNX
12 2 (0.43%) SAP
13 1 (0.22%) Oracle
13 1 (0.22%) Sybase
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Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £26000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £28000 - £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worthing, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum Best Training + Stock Options + More
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Home Work +
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 4 days ago