Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 651 715 848
Rank change year-on-year +64 +133 +46
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 543 480 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 0.54% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 460 417 392
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -5.88%

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 England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 90,389 89,022 102,728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 55.76% 53.26% 52.36%
Number of salaries quoted 75,910 77,046 89,134
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C in England

Embedded C
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Embedded C in England

Embedded C
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C in England over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded C in England

Embedded C
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 within the England region over the 6 months to 20 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 +103 191 £52,500 +5.00% 50
South East +28 120 £45,000 +5.88% 50
South West +29 77 £45,000 +13.92% 26
London +15 61 £50,000 -2.44% 17
Midlands +3 52 £43,750 +7.36% 29
North of England -53 42 £45,000 +12.50% 14
North West -3 35 £45,000 +12.50% 8
West Midlands +5 34 £42,500 +6.25% 22
East Midlands +21 18 £47,500 +8.57% 7
Yorkshire -34 6 £37,500 -6.25% 6
North East -32 1 £30,000 -4.76%
Embedded C
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 532 (97.97%) C
2 386 (71.09%) Software Engineering
3 358 (65.93%) C++
4 275 (50.64%) Embedded C++
5 213 (39.23%) Linux
6 182 (33.52%) Degree
7 144 (26.52%) Electronics
8 129 (23.76%) Python
9 127 (23.39%) Computer Science
10 112 (20.63%) Wireless
11 103 (18.97%) Firmware
12 93 (17.13%) Embedded Linux
12 93 (17.13%) Embedded Systems
13 83 (15.29%) Bluetooth
14 73 (13.44%) Embedded Software Development
15 70 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
16 67 (12.34%) Mathematics
17 63 (11.60%) Windows
17 63 (11.60%) C#
18 61 (11.23%) Signal Processing
19 52 (9.58%) Java
20 51 (9.39%) Telecoms
21 45 (8.29%) Physics
21 45 (8.29%) MISRA
22 40 (7.37%) JavaScript
23 39 (7.18%) HTML
23 39 (7.18%) Android
24 38 (7.00%) Automotive
24 38 (7.00%) Assembly Language
25 36 (6.63%) Scrum

Embedded C
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (0.92%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (2.95%) Simulink
2 9 (1.66%) SOLIDWORKS
3 5 (0.92%) OrCAD
3 5 (0.92%) Stateflow
4 3 (0.55%) Doxygen
5 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.18%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.18%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 112 (20.63%) Wireless
2 83 (15.29%) Bluetooth
3 32 (5.89%) Ethernet
3 32 (5.89%) Wi-Fi
4 26 (4.79%) TCP/IP
5 19 (3.50%) InfiniBand
6 15 (2.76%) RS-232
7 12 (2.21%) ZigBee
8 11 (2.03%) RS-485
9 8 (1.47%) Internet
9 8 (1.47%) RS-422
9 8 (1.47%) UMTS
10 7 (1.29%) IPv4
11 6 (1.10%) DVB
11 6 (1.10%) GSM
11 6 (1.10%) IPv6
11 6 (1.10%) LTE
11 6 (1.10%) UPnP
12 5 (0.92%) RFID
13 4 (0.74%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.31%) MySQL
2 5 (0.92%) NoSQL
3 2 (0.37%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.18%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 16 (2.95%) Visual Studio
2 13 (2.39%) Subversion
3 11 (2.03%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.74%) LabVIEW
4 4 (0.74%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (0.74%) VectorCAST
5 3 (0.55%) CANoe
5 3 (0.55%) JIRA
5 3 (0.55%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (0.55%) Selenium
6 2 (0.37%) GCC
6 2 (0.37%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.18%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.18%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.18%) Redmine
General
1 144 (26.52%) Electronics
2 51 (9.39%) Telecoms
3 38 (7.00%) Automotive
4 30 (5.52%) Manufacturing
5 23 (4.24%) Multimedia
6 8 (1.47%) Finance
7 7 (1.29%) Aerospace
8 5 (0.92%) Games
9 2 (0.37%) Marketing
9 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.18%) Banking
10 1 (0.18%) French Language
10 1 (0.18%) German Language
10 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.18%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 363 (66.85%) Embedded Engineer
2 325 (59.85%) Software Engineer
3 293 (53.96%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 156 (28.73%) Embedded C Engineer
5 136 (25.05%) C Software Engineer
6 132 (24.31%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 131 (24.13%) C++ Software Engineer
8 125 (23.02%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 124 (22.84%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 123 (22.65%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 122 (22.47%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
12 120 (22.10%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
12 120 (22.10%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
13 69 (12.71%) Senior Software Engineer
14 60 (11.05%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
15 51 (9.39%) Developer
16 42 (7.73%) Electronics Engineer
17 38 (7.00%) Firmware Engineer
18 35 (6.45%) Senior C Software Engineer
19 33 (6.08%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (7.18%) HTML
2 30 (5.52%) .NET
3 20 (3.68%) Qt
4 16 (2.95%) CSS
5 9 (1.66%) QML
6 6 (1.10%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.10%) Node.js
7 5 (0.92%) AngularJS
7 5 (0.92%) HTML5
7 5 (0.92%) OpenGL
7 5 (0.92%) PhoneGap
7 5 (0.92%) RabbitMQ
7 5 (0.92%) REST
7 5 (0.92%) Yocto
8 4 (0.74%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 4 (0.74%) XML
9 3 (0.55%) DirectX
9 3 (0.55%) JSON
9 3 (0.55%) Middleware
9 3 (0.55%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 127 (23.39%) Computer Science
2 93 (17.13%) Embedded Systems
3 31 (5.71%) Device Driver
4 30 (5.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 25 (4.60%) Algorithms
5 25 (4.60%) Life Science
6 22 (4.05%) Verilog
7 20 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (3.31%) VHDL
9 11 (2.03%) CAN bus
10 8 (1.47%) STB
11 7 (1.29%) Robotics
12 6 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
12 6 (1.10%) Internet of Things
12 6 (1.10%) MPEG
12 6 (1.10%) Video on Demand
13 5 (0.92%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.74%) Infotainment
14 4 (0.74%) Smart Energy
14 4 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 213 (39.23%) Linux
2 93 (17.13%) Embedded Linux
3 63 (11.60%) Windows
4 39 (7.18%) Android
5 20 (3.68%) VxWorks
6 16 (2.95%) Apple iOS
7 14 (2.58%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 8 (1.47%) Unix
9 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.37%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.18%) OpenWrt
10 1 (0.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (71.09%) Software Engineering
2 73 (13.44%) Embedded Software Development
3 70 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (12.34%) Mathematics
5 61 (11.23%) Signal Processing
6 45 (8.29%) Physics
7 36 (6.63%) Scrum
8 35 (6.45%) Digital Signal Processing
9 30 (5.52%) OO
9 30 (5.52%) SDLC
10 27 (4.97%) Linux Kernel Development
10 27 (4.97%) Test Automation
11 24 (4.42%) Validation
12 22 (4.05%) Schematic Capture
13 21 (3.87%) Statistics
14 19 (3.50%) OOD
14 19 (3.50%) Video Processing
15 17 (3.13%) Open Source
15 17 (3.13%) UML
16 15 (2.76%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 532 (97.97%) C
2 358 (65.93%) C++
3 275 (50.64%) Embedded C++
4 129 (23.76%) Python
5 63 (11.60%) C#
6 52 (9.58%) Java
7 40 (7.37%) JavaScript
8 38 (7.00%) Assembly Language
9 34 (6.26%) SQL
10 28 (5.16%) MATLAB
11 24 (4.42%) Perl
12 13 (2.39%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.66%) Lua
14 7 (1.29%) PHP
15 6 (1.10%) Apple Swift
15 6 (1.10%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.92%) Ada
16 5 (0.92%) Delphi
17 4 (0.74%) ANSI C
18 3 (0.55%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 182 (33.52%) Degree
2 24 (4.42%) Security Cleared
3 22 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (1.84%) HND
4 10 (1.84%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (1.47%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.55%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.37%) GNVQ
7 2 (0.37%) PhD
8 1 (0.18%) APMG
8 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.18%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.29%) MISRA
2 22 (4.05%) MISRA C
3 11 (2.03%) QA
4 10 (1.84%) ISO 13485
5 6 (1.10%) ISO 26262
6 5 (0.92%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.74%) Def Stans
7 4 (0.74%) DO-178B
7 4 (0.74%) IEC 61508
7 4 (0.74%) IEC 62304
8 2 (0.37%) JTAG
9 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 103 (18.97%) Firmware
2 2 (0.37%) Docker
3 1 (0.18%) iptables
3 1 (0.18%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (3.50%) EMC
2 9 (1.66%) Xilinx
3 6 (1.10%) Altera
3 6 (1.10%) Freescale
4 5 (0.92%) Adobe
4 5 (0.92%) Dell
4 5 (0.92%) HP
4 5 (0.92%) Xamarin
5 4 (0.74%) Microsoft
6 3 (0.55%) Atmel
6 3 (0.55%) Green Hills
6 3 (0.55%) IBM
6 3 (0.55%) MathWorks
6 3 (0.55%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.37%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.37%) QNX
7 2 (0.37%) Renesas
7 2 (0.37%) Wind River
8 1 (0.18%) MKS
8 1 (0.18%) PTC