Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 102 118
Rank change year-on-year +6 +16 -1
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 8 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.71% 0.28% 0.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.08% 0.45% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 4
Dorset median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.15% -16.13% +33.62%
10th Percentile £42,500 £29,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £41,250 £47,875
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%

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 Dorset with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 738 669 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 65.19% 62.82% 59.42%
Number of salaries quoted 658 601 650
Dorset median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £50,075 £58,750 £50,000
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% +4.05%

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C in Dorset

Embedded C
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Embedded C in Dorset

Embedded C
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 21 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
Poole -7 4 £45,000 +38.46%
Bournemouth - 3 £52,500 - 1
Wimborne - 1 £50,000 -
Embedded C
South West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 4 (50.00%) Signal Processing
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) ZigBee
3 3 (37.50%) Bluetooth
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (12.50%) SQLite
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Windows

Embedded C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Bluetooth
1 3 (37.50%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQLite
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreaded Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree