Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Embedded C Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 894 980 1111
Rank change year-on-year +86 +131 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Engineer 251 178 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.11% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.11% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 196 167 154
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £36,875 £28,850 £28,900
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,000 £48,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 154,617 160,289 189,330
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.05% 96.49% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 126,793 134,388 159,788
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Embedded C Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Embedded C Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C Engineer in England

Embedded C Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Embedded C Engineer in England

Embedded C Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C Engineer in England over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded C Engineer in England

Embedded C Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
East of England +108 157 £55,000 - 14
South East +22 44 £42,500 -10.53% 5
London +7 26 £50,000 -16.67% 8
South West +10 13 £45,000 - 2
North of England -26 8 £38,750 +6.90% 2
North West -5 5 £40,000 -
Midlands +17 2 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands +5 2 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Yorkshire +4 2 £36,250 -14.71% 2
North East -25 1 £26,500 -15.87%
Embedded C Engineer
UK

Embedded C Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Embedded C Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Embedded C Engineer in the job title.

1 251 (100.00%) C
2 215 (85.66%) Software Engineering
3 209 (83.27%) C++
4 154 (61.35%) Embedded C
5 125 (49.80%) Linux
6 124 (49.40%) Embedded C++
7 94 (37.45%) Python
8 81 (32.27%) Computer Science
9 74 (29.48%) Degree
10 71 (28.29%) Embedded Systems
11 58 (23.11%) Mathematics
12 50 (19.92%) Electronics
13 47 (18.73%) Wireless
14 45 (17.93%) Embedded Linux
15 43 (17.13%) Physics
15 43 (17.13%) Agile Software Development
16 31 (12.35%) Firmware
17 30 (11.95%) Assembly Language
18 28 (11.16%) Bluetooth
18 28 (11.16%) Signal Processing
19 26 (10.36%) Windows
20 25 (9.96%) Java
21 24 (9.56%) Robotics
22 23 (9.16%) TDD
23 22 (8.76%) SQL
23 22 (8.76%) Wi-Fi
24 21 (8.37%) JavaScript
24 21 (8.37%) HTML
24 21 (8.37%) Life Science
24 21 (8.37%) Statistics

Embedded C Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 7 (2.79%) Simulink
2 1 (0.40%) PTC Creo
2 1 (0.40%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (18.73%) Wireless
2 28 (11.16%) Bluetooth
3 22 (8.76%) Wi-Fi
4 19 (7.57%) Ethernet
5 18 (7.17%) InfiniBand
5 18 (7.17%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.59%) GSM
6 4 (1.59%) Internet
6 4 (1.59%) LTE
6 4 (1.59%) UMTS
7 3 (1.20%) RS-232
7 3 (1.20%) RS-422
7 3 (1.20%) RS-485
8 2 (0.80%) Modbus
8 2 (0.80%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.40%) 3GPP
9 1 (0.40%) IPv4
9 1 (0.40%) Network Security
9 1 (0.40%) Skype
9 1 (0.40%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.79%) MySQL
2 1 (0.40%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (6.37%) Git (software)
2 15 (5.98%) Subversion
3 4 (1.59%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.80%) GCC
4 2 (0.80%) LabVIEW
4 2 (0.80%) Mercurial
4 2 (0.80%) Selenium
5 1 (0.40%) JIRA
5 1 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.40%) Redmine
General
1 50 (19.92%) Electronics
2 19 (7.57%) Manufacturing
2 19 (7.57%) Telecoms
3 18 (7.17%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.40%) Finance
4 1 (0.40%) Marketing
4 1 (0.40%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.37%) HTML
2 5 (1.99%) HEVC
2 5 (1.99%) OpenGL
3 4 (1.59%) .NET
4 3 (1.20%) Qt
4 3 (1.20%) Yocto
5 2 (0.80%) JNI
5 2 (0.80%) OpenEmbedded
5 2 (0.80%) QML
6 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.40%) MFC
6 1 (0.40%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 81 (32.27%) Computer Science
2 71 (28.29%) Embedded Systems
3 24 (9.56%) Robotics
4 21 (8.37%) Life Science
5 12 (4.78%) Device Driver
6 5 (1.99%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.59%) User Experience
8 2 (0.80%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (0.80%) ASIC
8 2 (0.80%) CAN bus
8 2 (0.80%) CCTV
8 2 (0.80%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.80%) EMV
8 2 (0.80%) EPoS
8 2 (0.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (0.80%) Smartcard
8 2 (0.80%) VHDL
9 1 (0.40%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.40%) Smart Energy
9 1 (0.40%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 125 (49.80%) Linux
2 45 (17.93%) Embedded Linux
3 26 (10.36%) Windows
4 7 (2.79%) Android
5 6 (2.39%) Unix
6 5 (1.99%) VxWorks
7 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (85.66%) Software Engineering
2 58 (23.11%) Mathematics
3 43 (17.13%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (17.13%) Physics
4 28 (11.16%) Signal Processing
5 23 (9.16%) TDD
6 21 (8.37%) Linux Kernel Development
6 21 (8.37%) Statistics
7 20 (7.97%) Mentoring
7 20 (7.97%) Unit Testing
8 19 (7.57%) Digital Signal Processing
8 19 (7.57%) Video Processing
9 17 (6.77%) Scrum
10 13 (5.18%) Test Automation
11 12 (4.78%) SDLC
12 11 (4.38%) Open Source
13 10 (3.98%) Device Driver Development
13 10 (3.98%) Validation
14 9 (3.59%) OO
14 9 (3.59%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 251 (100.00%) C
2 209 (83.27%) C++
3 154 (61.35%) Embedded C
4 124 (49.40%) Embedded C++
5 94 (37.45%) Python
6 30 (11.95%) Assembly Language
7 25 (9.96%) Java
8 22 (8.76%) SQL
9 21 (8.37%) Bash Shell
9 21 (8.37%) JavaScript
10 18 (7.17%) Lua
11 16 (6.37%) C#
12 14 (5.58%) MATLAB
13 8 (3.19%) Perl
14 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.40%) Ada
Qualifications
1 74 (29.48%) Degree
2 19 (7.57%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.79%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (1.99%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.80%) HND
8 1 (0.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.20%) MISRA
1 3 (1.20%) MISRA C
2 1 (0.40%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.40%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 31 (12.35%) Firmware
2 2 (0.80%) Docker
3 1 (0.40%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) SELinux
Vendors
1 5 (1.99%) Dell
1 5 (1.99%) HP
2 2 (0.80%) Red Hat
2 2 (0.80%) Wind River
3 1 (0.40%) Atmel
3 1 (0.40%) EMC
3 1 (0.40%) Green Hills
3 1 (0.40%) PTC