Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
UK > England
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 658 889 831
Rank change year-on-year +231 -58 +40
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 553 350 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.60% 0.35% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 512 342 421
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,775 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,375 £52,500 £53,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Embedded C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 92793 99956 106557
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 55.53% 52.59% 51.32%
Number of salaries quoted 77991 87388 91554
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%

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 26 July 2017.

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 26 July 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
East of England +70 131 £50,000 +17.65% 26
North of England +79 129 £40,000 +6.67% 7
South East +99 102 £45,000 +2.27% 6
South West +56 73 £37,500 -5.66% 3
Midlands +14 61 £37,500 - 4
Yorkshire +50 59 £40,000 -11.11% 1
London +88 58 £50,000 +13.64% 4
North West +1 57 £37,500 - 5
West Midlands +37 40 £30,000 -25.00% 2
East Midlands +10 25 £30,000 -14.29% 2
North East +28 13 £35,000 +18.64% 1
Embedded C
UK

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 England region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 538 (97.29%) C
2 424 (76.67%) Software Engineering
3 404 (73.06%) C++
4 285 (51.54%) Embedded C++
5 223 (40.33%) Electronics
6 221 (39.96%) Degree
7 203 (36.71%) Linux
8 198 (35.80%) Firmware
9 154 (27.85%) Computer Science
10 105 (18.99%) Wireless
11 94 (17.00%) TCP/IP
12 88 (15.91%) Ethernet
13 84 (15.19%) Python
14 81 (14.65%) Embedded Linux
15 74 (13.38%) C#
16 73 (13.20%) Java
17 70 (12.66%) Automotive
18 66 (11.93%) Embedded Systems
19 64 (11.57%) Windows
20 62 (11.21%) Bluetooth
21 60 (10.85%) OO
22 57 (10.31%) Embedded Software Development
23 55 (9.95%) Algorithms
23 55 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
24 52 (9.40%) Validation
25 51 (9.22%) HND
25 51 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
26 50 (9.04%) RS-232
27 48 (8.68%) Device Driver
28 46 (8.32%) RS-485

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:

Applications
1 14 (2.53%) Simulink
2 6 (1.08%) Stateflow
3 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.54%) OrCAD
3 3 (0.54%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 12 (2.17%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 105 (18.99%) Wireless
2 94 (17.00%) TCP/IP
3 88 (15.91%) Ethernet
4 62 (11.21%) Bluetooth
5 50 (9.04%) RS-232
6 46 (8.32%) RS-485
7 27 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
8 25 (4.52%) ZigBee
9 24 (4.34%) InfiniBand
10 22 (3.98%) GSM
11 20 (3.62%) GPRS
12 17 (3.07%) RS-422
13 16 (2.89%) 802.11
14 14 (2.53%) Internet
15 8 (1.45%) Modbus
16 7 (1.27%) Profibus
17 5 (0.90%) UMTS
18 4 (0.72%) HTTP
18 4 (0.72%) SAN
18 4 (0.72%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.34%) MySQL
2 10 (1.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.36%) Big Data
3 2 (0.36%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 40 (7.23%) Visual Studio
2 32 (5.79%) Git (software)
3 20 (3.62%) Subversion
4 7 (1.27%) JIRA
5 6 (1.08%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (0.90%) LabVIEW
7 4 (0.72%) GCC
8 3 (0.54%) CANoe
8 3 (0.54%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.54%) VectorCAST
9 1 (0.18%) CodeWarrior
9 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.18%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.18%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.18%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.18%) Zephyr
General
1 223 (40.33%) Electronics
2 70 (12.66%) Automotive
3 44 (7.96%) Manufacturing
4 28 (5.06%) Telecoms
5 21 (3.80%) Aerospace
6 20 (3.62%) Multimedia
7 14 (2.53%) Games
8 13 (2.35%) Finance
9 3 (0.54%) Marketing
10 1 (0.18%) Avionics
10 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 373 (67.45%) Embedded Engineer
2 352 (63.65%) Software Engineer
3 285 (51.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 161 (29.11%) Embedded C Engineer
5 146 (26.40%) C++ Software Engineer
6 136 (24.59%) C Software Engineer
7 124 (22.42%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 120 (21.70%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 118 (21.34%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 118 (21.34%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 108 (19.53%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 108 (19.53%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 108 (19.53%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
11 103 (18.63%) Firmware Engineer
12 88 (15.91%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
13 61 (11.03%) Senior Software Engineer
14 50 (9.04%) Linux Engineer
15 46 (8.32%) Embedded Linux Engineer
16 44 (7.96%) Developer
17 41 (7.41%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (7.78%) Qt
2 42 (7.59%) HTML
3 41 (7.41%) .NET
4 24 (4.34%) SOAP
5 17 (3.07%) 802.1X
6 15 (2.71%) MFC
6 15 (2.71%) WPF
7 13 (2.35%) Qt Quick
8 12 (2.17%) Web Services
9 11 (1.99%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 9 (1.63%) JSON
10 9 (1.63%) WCF
10 9 (1.63%) XML
11 7 (1.27%) Yocto
12 6 (1.08%) Flash
12 6 (1.08%) wxWidgets
13 4 (0.72%) ASP.NET
13 4 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (0.72%) JNI
13 4 (0.72%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 154 (27.85%) Computer Science
2 66 (11.93%) Embedded Systems
3 55 (9.95%) Algorithms
4 51 (9.22%) Analytical Skills
5 48 (8.68%) Device Driver
6 34 (6.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 28 (5.06%) Home Automation
8 24 (4.34%) CAN bus
9 20 (3.62%) VHDL
10 15 (2.71%) Verilog
11 10 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
12 9 (1.63%) Contactless
13 8 (1.45%) Internet of Things
14 7 (1.27%) Mobile App
15 4 (0.72%) EMV
15 4 (0.72%) EPoS
15 4 (0.72%) Smart Home
15 4 (0.72%) Smartcard
16 3 (0.54%) CPLD
16 3 (0.54%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 203 (36.71%) Linux
2 81 (14.65%) Embedded Linux
3 64 (11.57%) Windows
4 27 (4.88%) Android
5 20 (3.62%) Unix
6 19 (3.44%) Apple iOS
7 11 (1.99%) Solaris
8 9 (1.63%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.27%) VxWorks
10 5 (0.90%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 3 (0.54%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.54%) OpenWrt
12 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (76.67%) Software Engineering
2 60 (10.85%) OO
3 57 (10.31%) Embedded Software Development
4 55 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (9.40%) Validation
6 33 (5.97%) Mathematics
7 26 (4.70%) Device Driver Development
7 26 (4.70%) Physics
7 26 (4.70%) Test Automation
8 25 (4.52%) Mentoring
8 25 (4.52%) Software Architecture
9 23 (4.16%) SDLC
10 21 (3.80%) Schematic Capture
11 20 (3.62%) Video Processing
12 19 (3.44%) Telematics
13 18 (3.25%) Multithreading
13 18 (3.25%) Project Management
14 16 (2.89%) Configuration Management
14 16 (2.89%) OOD
14 16 (2.89%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 538 (97.29%) C
2 404 (73.06%) C++
3 285 (51.54%) Embedded C++
4 84 (15.19%) Python
5 74 (13.38%) C#
6 73 (13.20%) Java
7 43 (7.78%) Assembly Language
8 38 (6.87%) PHP
9 19 (3.44%) ANSI C
10 17 (3.07%) MATLAB
11 16 (2.89%) Perl
11 16 (2.89%) VB
12 15 (2.71%) Bash Shell
12 15 (2.71%) JavaScript
13 14 (2.53%) Ruby
14 12 (2.17%) SQL
15 5 (0.90%) VB6
16 4 (0.72%) Delphi
17 3 (0.54%) Fortran
17 3 (0.54%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 221 (39.96%) Degree
2 51 (9.22%) HND
3 37 (6.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 32 (5.79%) Security Cleared
5 11 (1.99%) APMG
5 11 (1.99%) HNC
5 11 (1.99%) PMI Certification
5 11 (1.99%) PMP
6 10 (1.81%) GNVQ
7 8 (1.45%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.27%) PhD
9 4 (0.72%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.36%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.36%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.18%) ISEB
11 1 (0.18%) MCITP
11 1 (0.18%) MCP
11 1 (0.18%) MCSE
11 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.80%) QA
2 18 (3.25%) MISRA
3 13 (2.35%) ISO 9001
4 10 (1.81%) JTAG
5 5 (0.90%) ISO 26262
5 5 (0.90%) MISRA C
6 3 (0.54%) IEC 62304
7 2 (0.36%) IEC 61508
7 2 (0.36%) ISO 13485
8 1 (0.18%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.18%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.18%) DO-254
System Software
1 198 (35.80%) Firmware
2 5 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.18%) Docker
Vendors
1 35 (6.33%) Freescale
2 28 (5.06%) EMC
3 17 (3.07%) Microsoft
4 16 (2.89%) Atmel
5 13 (2.35%) Xilinx
6 11 (1.99%) Red Hat
7 9 (1.63%) NEC
8 7 (1.27%) Renesas
9 6 (1.08%) Altera
9 6 (1.08%) Green Hills
9 6 (1.08%) Lauterbach
10 2 (0.36%) Cadence
10 2 (0.36%) Fujitsu
10 2 (0.36%) MKS
11 1 (0.18%) Intel
11 1 (0.18%) MathWorks
11 1 (0.18%) Mentor Graphics
11 1 (0.18%) Motorola
11 1 (0.18%) QNX
11 1 (0.18%) SAP
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