Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 27 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
England > North West
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 312 314 354
Rank change year-on-year +2 +40 +11
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 57 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.43% 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% 0.44% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 19
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.77% +17.33%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £48,750
England 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 the North West with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 7639 6088 6800
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 58.14% 52.69% 52.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6515 5242 5753
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,475 £53,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Embedded C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C in the North West

Embedded C
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Embedded C in the North West

Embedded C
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C in the North West over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded C in the North West

Embedded C
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the North West region over the 6 months to 27 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
Manchester +4 56 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Merseyside -12 1 £37,500 -4.46%
Embedded C
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 North West region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 57 (100.00%) C
2 54 (94.74%) C++
3 46 (80.70%) Software Engineering
4 40 (70.18%) Linux
4 40 (70.18%) Degree
5 36 (63.16%) PHP
6 32 (56.14%) HTML
7 30 (52.63%) Embedded Linux
8 29 (50.88%) Visual Studio
9 28 (49.12%) Firmware
10 26 (45.61%) Validation
11 24 (42.11%) SOAP
12 23 (40.35%) .NET
12 23 (40.35%) Embedded C++
13 21 (36.84%) MySQL
13 21 (36.84%) Electronics
13 21 (36.84%) Computer Science
14 16 (28.07%) C#
15 15 (26.32%) TCP/IP
15 15 (26.32%) Device Driver
15 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
15 15 (26.32%) Algorithms
15 15 (26.32%) Device Driver Development
16 13 (22.81%) Feasibility Study
16 13 (22.81%) Manufacturing
16 13 (22.81%) VB
17 12 (21.05%) Subversion
18 11 (19.30%) HND
18 11 (19.30%) OO
18 11 (19.30%) Creative Problem-Solving

Embedded C
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (5.26%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.53%) Bluetooth
3 3 (5.26%) GPRS
3 3 (5.26%) NFC
3 3 (5.26%) RFID
3 3 (5.26%) RS-232
3 3 (5.26%) UMTS
3 3 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (36.84%) MySQL
2 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (50.88%) Visual Studio
2 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
3 12 (21.05%) Subversion
4 5 (8.77%) JIRA
5 1 (1.75%) Zephyr
General
1 21 (36.84%) Electronics
2 13 (22.81%) Manufacturing
3 9 (15.79%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 33 (57.89%) Embedded Engineer
2 24 (42.11%) Software Engineer
3 18 (31.58%) Developer
4 15 (26.32%) Embedded Developer
4 15 (26.32%) Linux Engineer
5 13 (22.81%) C++ Software Engineer
5 13 (22.81%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 12 (21.05%) C Developer
7 11 (19.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 11 (19.30%) Linux Developer
8 10 (17.54%) Embedded C Developer
8 10 (17.54%) Embedded C Engineer
9 9 (15.79%) C++ Developer
9 9 (15.79%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 9 (15.79%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 9 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
10 8 (14.04%) C# Software Engineer
10 8 (14.04%) C/C++ Developer
10 8 (14.04%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 8 (14.04%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (56.14%) HTML
2 24 (42.11%) SOAP
3 23 (40.35%) .NET
4 9 (15.79%) JSON
4 9 (15.79%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 9 (15.79%) WCF
4 9 (15.79%) Web Services
4 9 (15.79%) WPF
4 9 (15.79%) XML
5 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (7.02%) jQuery
6 3 (5.26%) QML
6 3 (5.26%) Qt
7 2 (3.51%) CSS
7 2 (3.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 15 (26.32%) Algorithms
2 15 (26.32%) Device Driver
3 4 (7.02%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) CAN bus
5 2 (3.51%) Internet of Things
5 2 (3.51%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 40 (70.18%) Linux
2 30 (52.63%) Embedded Linux
3 10 (17.54%) Windows
4 9 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 3 (5.26%) Android
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (80.70%) Software Engineering
2 26 (45.61%) Validation
3 15 (26.32%) Device Driver Development
4 13 (22.81%) Feasibility Study
5 11 (19.30%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 11 (19.30%) OO
6 9 (15.79%) Multithreading
7 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.02%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (7.02%) MVC
8 4 (7.02%) Rapid Prototyping
8 4 (7.02%) TDD
8 4 (7.02%) Test Automation
8 4 (7.02%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.26%) CAD
9 3 (5.26%) Signal Processing
9 3 (5.26%) Telematics
10 2 (3.51%) Project Management
10 2 (3.51%) UML
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) C
2 54 (94.74%) C++
3 36 (63.16%) PHP
4 23 (40.35%) Embedded C++
5 16 (28.07%) C#
6 13 (22.81%) VB
7 5 (8.77%) VB6
8 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
8 4 (7.02%) SQL
9 3 (5.26%) ANSI C
9 3 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 40 (70.18%) Degree
2 11 (19.30%) HND
3 10 (17.54%) HNC
4 9 (15.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (3.51%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 28 (49.12%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.51%) EMC
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