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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 641 574 536
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -38
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 245 325 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.30% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.44% 0.56% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 226 303 352
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +4.34%

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
55675 57570 62467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.39% 53.41% 54.83%
Number of salaries quoted 47760 48605 55147
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 2014 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 24 December 2014. 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 -48 235 £42,500 -5.55% 102
South East -49 81 £45,000 - 27
East of England +7 70 £47,500 +18.75% 29
Cambridgeshire +18 55 £50,000 +21.21% 28
Cambridge +28 49 £50,000 - 23
Hampshire +2 25 £45,000 - 4
West Midlands -1 22 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Yorkshire +1 20 £35,000 +7.69% 4
West Sussex -9 18 £42,500 -22.72% 2
Worthing -4 14 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Derbyshire +27 13 £40,000 -5.88% 6
East Midlands +15 13 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Derby +12 13 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Wales +7 12 £37,500 - 12
South Yorkshire - 12 £34,250 - 2
London -45 11 £47,500 -5.00% 8
South West -30 10 £41,500 +9.21% 13
Staffordshire +10 9 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Buckinghamshire -3 9 £40,500 -10.00% 2
Hertfordshire -10 9 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Havant - 9 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire +11 8 £45,000 +5.88% 3
West Yorkshire +8 8 £40,000 +33.33% 1
North West -7 8 £45,000 +9.09% 3
Bradford - 8 £40,000 -
Worcestershire +16 7 £40,000 - 3
Kent -1 7 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Surrey -29 7 £42,500 -15.00% 11
City of London - 6 £50,250 - 2
Sheffield - 6 £35,000 - 1

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 417 (98.35%) C
2 328 (77.36%) Software Engineering
3 280 (66.04%) C++
4 190 (44.81%) Embedded C++
5 158 (37.26%) Linux
6 155 (36.56%) Degree
7 126 (29.72%) Electronics
8 99 (23.35%) C#
8 99 (23.35%) Firmware
9 81 (19.10%) Python
10 78 (18.40%) Embedded Systems
11 73 (17.22%) Windows
12 68 (16.04%) Computer Science
13 62 (14.62%) TCP/IP
14 59 (13.92%) Automotive
15 55 (12.97%) Algorithms
16 53 (12.50%) Java
16 53 (12.50%) .NET
17 49 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
18 48 (11.32%) UML
18 48 (11.32%) Ethernet
19 47 (11.08%) OO
19 47 (11.08%) Device Driver
19 47 (11.08%) Embedded Linux
20 45 (10.61%) Wireless
21 44 (10.38%) Assembly Language
22 38 (8.96%) Subversion
23 35 (8.25%) Perl
24 33 (7.78%) Telecoms
25 32 (7.55%) OOD

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 8 (1.89%) SAS
2 4 (0.94%) Node.js
3 1 (0.24%) Confluence
3 1 (0.24%) IIS
3 1 (0.24%) JBoss
3 1 (0.24%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (5.42%) Simulink
2 14 (3.30%) TargetLink
3 7 (1.65%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.42%) MS Office
5 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 62 (14.62%) TCP/IP
2 48 (11.32%) Ethernet
3 45 (10.61%) Wireless
4 22 (5.19%) GSM
5 21 (4.95%) ZigBee
6 19 (4.48%) HTTP
7 14 (3.30%) Profibus
8 13 (3.07%) GPRS
8 13 (3.07%) 802.15
9 12 (2.83%) LTE
10 11 (2.59%) 3G
10 11 (2.59%) Bluetooth
11 9 (2.12%) UMTS
11 9 (2.12%) SNMP
11 9 (2.12%) DVB
12 8 (1.89%) 2G
12 8 (1.89%) Internet
12 8 (1.89%) WAN
12 8 (1.89%) 4G
13 7 (1.65%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.83%) MySQL
2 11 (2.59%) Big Data
3 1 (0.24%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.24%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.24%) Star Schema
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (8.96%) Subversion
2 15 (3.54%) GDB
3 13 (3.07%) Visual Studio
4 11 (2.59%) Git (software)
5 10 (2.36%) JIRA
6 8 (1.89%) PVCS
6 8 (1.89%) Eclipse
6 8 (1.89%) VectorCAST
7 7 (1.65%) ClearCase
7 7 (1.65%) Bugzilla
8 6 (1.42%) LabVIEW
8 6 (1.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (1.42%) Rational Rhapsody
9 5 (1.18%) WinDbg
10 4 (0.94%) GCC
11 2 (0.47%) Valgrind
11 2 (0.47%) CppUnit
12 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.24%) TortoiseSVN
12 1 (0.24%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 126 (29.72%) Electronics
2 59 (13.92%) Automotive
3 33 (7.78%) Telecoms
4 26 (6.13%) Aerospace
5 24 (5.66%) Manufacturing
6 16 (3.77%) Finance
7 13 (3.07%) Military
8 9 (2.12%) Banking
9 8 (1.89%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.71%) Marketing
10 3 (0.71%) Avionics
11 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.24%) Retail
12 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 272 (64.15%) Software Engineer
2 190 (44.81%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 62 (14.62%) Senior Software Engineer
4 52 (12.26%) Developer
5 44 (10.38%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 36 (8.49%) Embedded C Engineer
7 24 (5.66%) C Software Engineer
8 22 (5.19%) C Developer
8 22 (5.19%) Firmware Engineer
9 21 (4.95%) Principal Engineer
9 21 (4.95%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 19 (4.48%) Design Engineer
10 19 (4.48%) Embedded C Developer
10 19 (4.48%) Electronics Engineer
11 18 (4.25%) C++ Software Engineer
11 18 (4.25%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 17 (4.01%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
12 17 (4.01%) C++ Developer
13 15 (3.54%) Principal Software Engineer
14 14 (3.30%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (12.50%) .NET
2 17 (4.01%) HTML
3 16 (3.77%) Middleware
4 13 (3.07%) MFC
5 12 (2.83%) CSS
5 12 (2.83%) XML
6 11 (2.59%) Flash
7 8 (1.89%) Qt
8 6 (1.42%) Ajax
8 6 (1.42%) OpenGL
9 5 (1.18%) Web Services
10 4 (0.94%) Direct3D
10 4 (0.94%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.71%) WinForms
11 3 (0.71%) WPF
11 3 (0.71%) Django
11 3 (0.71%) HTML5
11 3 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (0.47%) OpenCL
12 2 (0.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 78 (18.40%) Embedded Systems
2 68 (16.04%) Computer Science
3 55 (12.97%) Algorithms
4 47 (11.08%) Device Driver
5 20 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (4.48%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 19 (4.48%) Physics
7 18 (4.25%) CAN bus
8 16 (3.77%) Data Structures
9 14 (3.30%) DTV
10 13 (3.07%) STB
10 13 (3.07%) Mathematics
10 13 (3.07%) Telematics
11 11 (2.59%) Smart Meter
12 10 (2.36%) VHDL
13 9 (2.12%) MPEG
13 9 (2.12%) Home Automation
14 8 (1.89%) Streaming Video
14 8 (1.89%) IPTV
15 7 (1.65%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 158 (37.26%) Linux
2 73 (17.22%) Windows
3 47 (11.08%) Embedded Linux
4 27 (6.37%) Android
5 23 (5.42%) VxWorks
6 15 (3.54%) Mac OS
7 14 (3.30%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.89%) UNIX
9 6 (1.42%) Windows CE
10 4 (0.94%) Fedora
11 3 (0.71%) Nucleus RTOS
11 3 (0.71%) Scientific Linux
11 3 (0.71%) CentOS
12 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.24%) uClinux
12 1 (0.24%) pSOS
12 1 (0.24%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (77.36%) Software Engineering
2 49 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (11.32%) UML
4 47 (11.08%) OO
5 32 (7.55%) OOD
6 28 (6.60%) Embedded Software Development
7 23 (5.42%) Signal Processing
8 21 (4.95%) Validation
9 20 (4.72%) Multithreading
10 18 (4.25%) OOP
11 17 (4.01%) Scrum
12 16 (3.77%) Digital Signal Processing
13 15 (3.54%) Configuration Management
14 10 (2.36%) Mentoring
14 10 (2.36%) Test Automation
15 9 (2.12%) High Availability
15 9 (2.12%) Requirements Analysis
16 8 (1.89%) Project Management
16 8 (1.89%) Android Development
17 7 (1.65%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 417 (98.35%) C
2 280 (66.04%) C++
3 190 (44.81%) Embedded C++
4 99 (23.35%) C#
5 81 (19.10%) Python
6 53 (12.50%) Java
7 44 (10.38%) Assembly Language
8 35 (8.25%) Perl
9 28 (6.60%) MATLAB
10 23 (5.42%) JavaScript
11 20 (4.72%) Bash Shell
12 11 (2.59%) Ruby
13 10 (2.36%) SQL
14 9 (2.12%) PHP
15 7 (1.65%) Groovy
16 6 (1.42%) Objective-C
17 5 (1.18%) Ada
17 5 (1.18%) VB.NET
18 4 (0.94%) VC++
19 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 155 (36.56%) Degree
2 32 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.12%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.42%) HND
5 4 (0.94%) PhD
6 1 (0.24%) ISEB
6 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.24%) MCP
6 1 (0.24%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.60%) JTAG
2 8 (1.89%) IEC 61508
3 6 (1.42%) DO-178B
3 6 (1.42%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.18%) QA
5 4 (0.94%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.71%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.24%) TickIT
System Software
1 99 (23.35%) Firmware
2 8 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.24%) KVM
Vendors
1 19 (4.48%) EMC
2 15 (3.54%) Microsoft
3 12 (2.83%) NEC
4 11 (2.59%) Fujitsu
4 11 (2.59%) Freescale
5 9 (2.12%) Atmel
6 8 (1.89%) VMware
6 8 (1.89%) MKS
7 6 (1.42%) Lauterbach
8 4 (0.94%) Xilinx
8 4 (0.94%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.71%) Intel
9 3 (0.71%) Mentor Graphics
9 3 (0.71%) Perforce
10 2 (0.47%) IBM
10 2 (0.47%) QNX
10 2 (0.47%) Coverity
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle
10 2 (0.47%) Renesas
11 1 (0.24%) Twitter
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