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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C
Rank 650 701 498
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -203
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 254 243 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.20% 0.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% 0.38% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 234 224 388
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
56309 63530 60336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.81% 52.61% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 47909 53546 51772
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 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +57 238 £40,000 - 99
South East -9 65 £42,500 - 23
East of England +24 48 £46,750 +10.00% 24
South West +12 45 £42,500 +6.25% 18
Cambridgeshire +14 35 £47,500 +5.55% 15
Cambridge +18 34 £48,000 +3.78% 14
Hampshire +5 24 £40,000 +26.98% 5
East Midlands +25 21 £40,000 +6.66% 12
Derbyshire +33 19 £40,000 - 5
Derby +25 19 £40,000 - 5
Wiltshire - 19 £50,000 - 3
London +13 18 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Yorkshire +18 17 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Gloucestershire -15 15 £38,500 -3.75% 5
South Yorkshire - 15 £35,000 - 1
North West +11 10 £40,000 +10.34% 7
Tewkesbury +4 10 £38,500 -23.00% 2
Salisbury - 10 £50,000 - 2
Fareham +13 9 £40,000 -2.43% 1
Berkshire +9 9 £50,000 +100.00% 4
West Sussex +4 9 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Barnsley - 9 £36,000 - 1
Worthing +5 8 £42,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +1 8 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Wales -1 8 £41,250 +10.00% 1
Milton Keynes -3 8 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands -24 8 £38,750 +10.71% 5
South Wales - 8 £41,250 -
Malmesbury - 8 - -
Havant - 8 £46,750 - 3

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 484 (99.18%) C
2 390 (79.92%) Software Engineering
3 376 (77.05%) C++
4 298 (61.07%) Embedded C++
5 195 (39.96%) Linux
6 164 (33.61%) Electronics
7 159 (32.58%) Firmware
8 139 (28.48%) Degree
9 121 (24.80%) C#
10 104 (21.31%) Embedded Systems
11 102 (20.90%) UML
12 81 (16.60%) Automotive
13 80 (16.39%) .NET
14 78 (15.98%) Windows
15 65 (13.32%) Computer Science
16 64 (13.11%) Python
17 63 (12.91%) TCP/IP
17 63 (12.91%) Algorithms
18 62 (12.70%) Assembly Language
19 51 (10.45%) OO
20 50 (10.25%) Analytical Skills
21 49 (10.04%) Agile Software Development
22 48 (9.84%) Ethernet
23 46 (9.43%) Wireless
24 43 (8.81%) Java
25 40 (8.20%) Embedded Linux
26 39 (7.99%) Telematics
27 38 (7.79%) JTAG
28 37 (7.58%) EMC
29 35 (7.17%) JavaScript

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 10 (2.05%) SAS
2 7 (1.43%) Node.js
3 4 (0.82%) Apache
4 3 (0.61%) IIS
5 1 (0.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 28 (5.74%) Simulink
2 20 (4.10%) TargetLink
3 8 (1.64%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.23%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.61%) MS Project
6 2 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (12.91%) TCP/IP
2 48 (9.84%) Ethernet
3 46 (9.43%) Wireless
4 30 (6.15%) Profibus
5 28 (5.74%) Bluetooth
6 20 (4.10%) GSM
7 18 (3.69%) ZigBee
8 17 (3.48%) GPRS
8 17 (3.48%) RFID
9 14 (2.87%) Wi-Fi
10 13 (2.66%) SNMP
11 11 (2.25%) Modbus
12 10 (2.05%) Internet
12 10 (2.05%) DVB
13 7 (1.43%) HTTP
13 7 (1.43%) VoIP
14 5 (1.02%) DHCP
14 5 (1.02%) RTP
14 5 (1.02%) IPv6
14 5 (1.02%) 802.15
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.66%) Big Data
2 3 (0.61%) SQLite
2 3 (0.61%) MySQL
3 2 (0.41%) MS Access
3 2 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (6.56%) Subversion
2 26 (5.33%) Visual Studio
3 20 (4.10%) Git (software)
4 14 (2.87%) Eclipse
5 9 (1.84%) VectorCAST
5 9 (1.84%) CANoe
6 8 (1.64%) GDB
7 7 (1.43%) PVCS
8 6 (1.23%) LabVIEW
8 6 (1.23%) JIRA
9 5 (1.02%) Bugzilla
10 4 (0.82%) Rational Rhapsody
10 4 (0.82%) Trac
11 3 (0.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.41%) TortoiseSVN
12 2 (0.41%) WinDbg
13 1 (0.20%) GCC
13 1 (0.20%) Redmine
13 1 (0.20%) ClearCase
General
1 164 (33.61%) Electronics
2 81 (16.60%) Automotive
3 33 (6.76%) Manufacturing
4 21 (4.30%) Finance
5 18 (3.69%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.07%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.23%) Banking
8 4 (0.82%) Military
8 4 (0.82%) Marketing
9 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.61%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.20%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 339 (69.47%) Software Engineer
2 259 (53.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 76 (15.57%) Senior Software Engineer
4 70 (14.34%) Developer
5 61 (12.50%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 43 (8.81%) Firmware Engineer
7 41 (8.40%) C Software Engineer
8 34 (6.97%) Embedded C Engineer
9 28 (5.74%) C Developer
9 28 (5.74%) Design Engineer
10 27 (5.53%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 27 (5.53%) Electronics Engineer
11 26 (5.33%) Software Developer
12 25 (5.12%) C++ Developer
13 21 (4.30%) Embedded C Developer
14 19 (3.89%) .NET Software Engineer
14 19 (3.89%) Hardware Engineer
14 19 (3.89%) C# Software Engineer
15 18 (3.69%) C++ Software Engineer
16 10 (2.05%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (16.39%) .NET
2 24 (4.92%) XML
3 23 (4.71%) HTML
4 21 (4.30%) CSS
4 21 (4.30%) Qt
5 16 (3.28%) MFC
6 13 (2.66%) Ajax
7 10 (2.05%) Flash
8 7 (1.43%) HTML5
9 5 (1.02%) Web Services
10 4 (0.82%) SWT
10 4 (0.82%) WPF
10 4 (0.82%) FreeSWITCH
10 4 (0.82%) GWT
10 4 (0.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 4 (0.82%) STL
11 3 (0.61%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (0.61%) Django
11 3 (0.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 104 (21.31%) Embedded Systems
2 65 (13.32%) Computer Science
3 63 (12.91%) Algorithms
4 50 (10.25%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (7.99%) Telematics
6 24 (4.92%) CAN bus
6 24 (4.92%) Device Driver
7 22 (4.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 16 (3.28%) DTV
9 14 (2.87%) VHDL
10 13 (2.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 12 (2.46%) Data Structures
11 12 (2.46%) Home Automation
12 11 (2.25%) Mobile App
12 11 (2.25%) Mathematics
13 10 (2.05%) Physics
13 10 (2.05%) STB
14 9 (1.84%) Web 2.0
15 8 (1.64%) Smart Meter
16 7 (1.43%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 195 (39.96%) Linux
2 78 (15.98%) Windows
3 40 (8.20%) Embedded Linux
4 31 (6.35%) VxWorks
5 30 (6.15%) UNIX
6 20 (4.10%) Android
6 20 (4.10%) Mac OS
7 9 (1.84%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.64%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.41%) Tizen
9 2 (0.41%) OpenWrt
9 2 (0.41%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.20%) CentOS
10 1 (0.20%) Debian
10 1 (0.20%) Fedora
10 1 (0.20%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (79.92%) Software Engineering
2 102 (20.90%) UML
3 51 (10.45%) OO
4 49 (10.04%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (6.76%) Embedded Software Development
6 32 (6.56%) OOD
7 28 (5.74%) Validation
8 22 (4.51%) Signal Processing
9 21 (4.30%) Multithreading
9 21 (4.30%) Data Analysis
10 18 (3.69%) Project Management
11 17 (3.48%) Test Automation
12 16 (3.28%) Configuration Management
13 12 (2.46%) OOP
14 10 (2.05%) Digital Signal Processing
15 9 (1.84%) People Management
15 9 (1.84%) Build Automation
15 9 (1.84%) Automation Testing
15 9 (1.84%) TDD
15 9 (1.84%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 484 (99.18%) C
2 376 (77.05%) C++
3 298 (61.07%) Embedded C++
4 121 (24.80%) C#
5 64 (13.11%) Python
6 62 (12.70%) Assembly Language
7 43 (8.81%) Java
8 35 (7.17%) JavaScript
9 31 (6.35%) MATLAB
10 23 (4.71%) Perl
11 13 (2.66%) SQL
11 13 (2.66%) Ruby
12 9 (1.84%) PHP
13 8 (1.64%) VB
14 7 (1.43%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.02%) Ada
16 4 (0.82%) Golang
16 4 (0.82%) Groovy
16 4 (0.82%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 139 (28.48%) Degree
2 31 (6.35%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.25%) PhD
4 7 (1.43%) HNC
4 7 (1.43%) HND
5 6 (1.23%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.79%) JTAG
2 10 (2.05%) IEC 61508
2 10 (2.05%) ISO 9001
3 9 (1.84%) QA
4 5 (1.02%) DO-178B
4 5 (1.02%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.82%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.20%) TickIT
6 1 (0.20%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 159 (32.58%) Firmware
2 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.20%) KVM
Vendors
1 37 (7.58%) EMC
2 28 (5.74%) Freescale
3 25 (5.12%) NEC
4 24 (4.92%) Atmel
5 21 (4.30%) Fujitsu
6 17 (3.48%) Microsoft
7 13 (2.66%) Mentor Graphics
7 13 (2.66%) Lauterbach
8 9 (1.84%) IBM
9 8 (1.64%) MKS
10 6 (1.23%) Renesas
11 4 (0.82%) Xilinx
11 4 (0.82%) Intel
12 3 (0.61%) QNX
12 3 (0.61%) Perforce
13 2 (0.41%) Altera
13 2 (0.41%) SAP
13 2 (0.41%) i2
14 1 (0.20%) Red Hat
14 1 (0.20%) Twitter
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