The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 87 95
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 4 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.41% 0.30% 0.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 0.61% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 6
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% -3.61%  

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 Essex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 556 491 648
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 57.08% 48.71% 51.51%
Number of salaries quoted 478 425 523
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Embedded C as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C in Essex

Embedded C
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Embedded C in Essex

Embedded C
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +2 3 £42,500 -
Chelmsford -14 1 £52,500 -
Embedded C
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Electronics
3 3 (60.00%) Device Driver
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Device Driver Development
3 3 (60.00%) VxWorks
4 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
4 2 (40.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) Intel
5 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (20.00%) CAN bus
5 1 (20.00%) MISRA

Embedded C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

General
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (20.00%) CAN bus
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) VxWorks
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) MISRA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Intel