Embedded C Jobs in Scotland

Embedded C
UK > Scotland

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 184 196 222
Rank change year-on-year +12 +26 -49
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 98 26 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 1.44% 0.58% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.62% 1.37% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 98 26 12
10th Percentile £27,500 £43,375 £57,750
25th Percentile £38,750 £63,750 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £67,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -22.22% +12.50% +26.32%
75th Percentile £58,750 £74,063 £60,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%

All Programming Languages
Scotland

Embedded C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for coding skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,738 1,904 2,690
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 54.99% 42.26% 44.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,131 1,040 1,566
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% +15.79%
75th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £69,688
90th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £83,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +13.64%

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Embedded C as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C in Scotland

Embedded C
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Embedded C in Scotland.

Salary trend for Embedded C in Scotland

Embedded C
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Embedded C in Scotland over the 6 months to 26 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Embedded C in Scotland

Embedded C
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 within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 26 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Edinburgh +68 29 £50,000 -10.71% 4
Aberdeen +4 18 £35,000 -53.33%
West Lothian 0 15 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Glasgow -82 14 £65,000 +30.00% 5
Dundee - 8 £50,000 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £35,000 -
Embedded C
UK

Embedded C
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 58 (59.18%) Wireless
2 13 (13.27%) Ethernet
2 13 (13.27%) RS-232
2 13 (13.27%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Git
General
1 59 (60.20%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 50 (51.02%) Social Skills
3 17 (17.35%) Manufacturing
4 10 (10.20%) Aerospace
5 9 (9.18%) Legal
6 5 (5.10%) Automotive
7 2 (2.04%) Electronics
7 2 (2.04%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 71 (72.45%) Embedded Engineer
2 43 (43.88%) Software Engineer
3 31 (31.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 30 (30.61%) Senior
5 23 (23.47%) Graduate
5 23 (23.47%) Junior
5 23 (23.47%) Junior Embedded Engineer
5 23 (23.47%) Senior Software Engineer
6 22 (22.45%) Firmware Engineer
7 15 (15.31%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
7 15 (15.31%) Senior Embedded Engineer
7 15 (15.31%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 14 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
8 14 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
8 14 (14.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 8 (8.16%) Architect
9 8 (8.16%) Software Architect
10 7 (7.14%) Senior Firmware Engineer
11 3 (3.06%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.27%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) Device Driver
2 5 (5.10%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 31 (31.63%) Linux
2 13 (13.27%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (82.65%) Software Engineering
2 41 (41.84%) Computer Science
3 36 (36.73%) Mathematics
3 36 (36.73%) Physics
4 13 (13.27%) OOD
5 10 (10.20%) Mentoring
6 7 (7.14%) Agile
7 6 (6.12%) Requirements Gathering
7 6 (6.12%) SDLC
7 6 (6.12%) Technical Leadership
8 5 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.10%) UML
9 4 (4.08%) Collaborative Working
10 3 (3.06%) Requirements Engineering
10 3 (3.06%) Software Architecture
10 3 (3.06%) Software Testing
10 3 (3.06%) Test Planning
10 3 (3.06%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.02%) Multithreading
11 1 (1.02%) Product Requirements
Programming Languages
1 98 (100.00%) C
2 17 (17.35%) Python
3 7 (7.14%) C++
4 6 (6.12%) Java
5 5 (5.10%) MATLAB
6 4 (4.08%) Bash
7 2 (2.04%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.02%) C#
8 1 (1.02%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (44.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 52 (53.06%) Firmware
2 22 (22.45%) Embedded Firmware