Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Embedded C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded C over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 - 178
Rank change year-on-year - +178 +16
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 9 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.30% - 0.092%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 4
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 - £40,000
10th Percentile £40,000 - £36,975
90th Percentile £55,000 - £42,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

Embedded C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1556 1274 1782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 51.47% 56.30% 54.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1145 1529
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,850 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £53,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Embedded C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C in Cheshire

Embedded C
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Embedded C in Cheshire

Embedded C
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 3 £50,000 -
Wilmslow - 2 £45,000 - 1
Congleton - 2 £47,500 -
Embedded C
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 9 (100.00%) C
2 7 (77.78%) C++
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Embedded C++
3 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 4 (44.44%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (44.44%) SDLC
4 4 (44.44%) Electronics
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 4 (44.44%) C#
5 3 (33.33%) Firmware
6 2 (22.22%) Validation
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) MySQL
6 2 (22.22%) IIS
6 2 (22.22%) Android
6 2 (22.22%) Qt
6 2 (22.22%) Altera
6 2 (22.22%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) QML
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (22.22%) CCTV

Embedded C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
General
1 4 (44.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Embedded Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior C Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) QML
1 2 (22.22%) Qt
2 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET
2 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) CCTV
1 2 (22.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C
2 7 (77.78%) C++
3 5 (55.56%) Embedded C++
4 4 (44.44%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Altera
1 2 (22.22%) Xilinx