The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
South East / Kent
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 80 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 -  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.61% 0.53% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.12% 1.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Median salary £36,750 £38,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.16% -  
UK excluding London median 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 Kent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 358 482 665
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 54.24% 50.84% 61.46%
Number of salaries quoted 316 430 591
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Embedded C
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Embedded C in Kent

Embedded C
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 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
Maidstone - 1 £30,000 -
Embedded C
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Kent region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (75.00%) Firmware
2 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Data Acquisition
3 2 (50.00%) Home Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Telematics
3 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
3 2 (50.00%) Bluetooth
4 1 (25.00%) GPRS
4 1 (25.00%) WCDMA
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) CodeWarrior
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) Freescale
4 1 (25.00%) API Integration
4 1 (25.00%) SoapUI

Embedded C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (25.00%) GPRS
2 1 (25.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (25.00%) CodeWarrior
2 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) C Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Home Automation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Data Acquisition
2 2 (50.00%) Telematics
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) API Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Freescale
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft