The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Freescale products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Freescale over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Freescale
Rank 909 870 904
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +34
Permanent jobs citing Freescale 10 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Vendors category 0.018% 0.007% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 5
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £35,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +4.16%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
56972 54308 60182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.05% 48.84% 47.88%
Number of salaries quoted 45601 44207 50746
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Freescale
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Freescale within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Freescale Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Freescale
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Freescale within the UK.

Freescale Salary Trend in the UK

Freescale
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Freescale within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -24 10 £50,000 +33.33%
Surrey +9 7 £52,500 +16.66%
South East -7 7 £52,500 +16.66%
Woking - 6 £52,500 -
South West -1 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Yorkshire - 1 - -
York - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £42,500 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £50,000 -

Freescale
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Freescale 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 Freescale.

1 39 (86.67%) C
2 38 (84.44%) Embedded C
2 38 (84.44%) Software Engineering
3 34 (75.56%) Assembly Language
3 34 (75.56%) Embedded Systems
4 25 (55.56%) MATLAB
4 25 (55.56%) Simulink
5 24 (53.33%) Automotive
6 23 (51.11%) Electronics
7 19 (42.22%) IEC 61508
8 16 (35.56%) Degree
9 11 (24.44%) Mercurial
9 11 (24.44%) Memory Management
10 8 (17.78%) ActiveX
10 8 (17.78%) Python
11 6 (13.33%) Ada
11 6 (13.33%) Stateflow
11 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
11 6 (13.33%) VectorCAST
11 6 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
12 4 (8.89%) Digital Media
12 4 (8.89%) Linux
12 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
12 4 (8.89%) Embedded C++
12 4 (8.89%) C++
13 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
13 2 (4.44%) Device Driver
14 1 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
14 1 (2.22%) QNX

Freescale
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Freescale 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 Freescale. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 25 (55.56%) Simulink
2 6 (13.33%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Mercurial
2 6 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (13.33%) VectorCAST
General
1 24 (53.33%) Automotive
2 23 (51.11%) Electronics
3 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 29 (64.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 29 (64.44%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 29 (64.44%) Embedded C Engineer
2 29 (64.44%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (2.22%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (2.22%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (2.22%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (2.22%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (2.22%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (2.22%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
3 1 (2.22%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (2.22%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) ActiveX
2 1 (2.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (2.22%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (75.56%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (8.89%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.44%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Windows CE
2 1 (2.22%) VxWorks
2 1 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (84.44%) Software Engineering
2 11 (24.44%) Memory Management
3 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (86.67%) C
2 38 (84.44%) Embedded C
3 34 (75.56%) Assembly Language
4 25 (55.56%) MATLAB
5 8 (17.78%) Python
6 6 (13.33%) Ada
7 4 (8.89%) C++
7 4 (8.89%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (42.22%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) QNX