Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Embedded C Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C Engineer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 226 236
Rank change year-on-year +31 +10 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Engineer 23 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.44% 0.10% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.11% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% +8.43%
UK median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5001 5540 6072
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.13% 95.55% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3137 3336 3820
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.15% +2.35% +4.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Embedded C Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Embedded C Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C Engineer in Scotland

Embedded C Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Embedded C Engineer in Scotland

Embedded C Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C Engineer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 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
Glasgow +34 16 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Edinburgh +1 5 £50,000 +20.48%
West Lothian -10 2 £42,500 -
Embedded C Engineer
UK

Embedded C Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, Embedded C Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Embedded C Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) C
2 20 (86.96%) Linux
2 20 (86.96%) Software Engineering
3 16 (69.57%) Device Driver
3 16 (69.57%) Embedded Linux
3 16 (69.57%) Device Driver Development
4 6 (26.09%) C++
5 4 (17.39%) Embedded C
6 3 (13.04%) Python
6 3 (13.04%) Wireless
6 3 (13.04%) Firmware
6 3 (13.04%) Degree
7 2 (8.70%) ZigBee
7 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.70%) SDLC
7 2 (8.70%) RS-485
7 2 (8.70%) Subversion
7 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
7 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (8.70%) DECT
7 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++
7 2 (8.70%) Perl
8 1 (4.35%) Unix
8 1 (4.35%) Windows
8 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.35%) QA
8 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems

Embedded C Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (13.04%) Wireless
2 2 (8.70%) DECT
2 2 (8.70%) RS-485
2 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (8.70%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Subversion
Miscellaneous
1 16 (69.57%) Device Driver
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Linux
2 16 (69.57%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Software Engineering
2 16 (69.57%) Device Driver Development
3 2 (8.70%) SDLC
3 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
4 1 (4.35%) Regression Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C
2 6 (26.09%) C++
3 4 (17.39%) Embedded C
4 3 (13.04%) Python
5 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++
5 2 (8.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Firmware
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