Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 204 207 234
Rank change year-on-year +3 +27 +12
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 19 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.34% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 0.32% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 6
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £35,675 £32,125 £36,875
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

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.

All Programming Languages
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3442 2780 3228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 61.33% 53.48% 50.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2217 1711 2010
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C in Scotland

Embedded C
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Embedded C in Scotland

Embedded C
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 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
Edinburgh -3 10 £50,000 +11.11%
Aberdeen - 5 £45,000 -
Glasgow -8 4 £46,250 +15.63%
Embedded C
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 18 (94.74%) C
2 12 (63.16%) Degree
3 11 (57.89%) Electronics
3 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
4 9 (47.37%) C++
5 7 (36.84%) Firmware
6 6 (31.58%) Embedded C++
7 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
8 4 (21.05%) Linux
9 3 (15.79%) Schematic Capture
10 2 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
10 2 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
10 2 (10.53%) HTML
10 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
10 2 (10.53%) CSS
11 1 (5.26%) Windows
11 1 (5.26%) DHCP
11 1 (5.26%) CGI
11 1 (5.26%) OO
11 1 (5.26%) OOD
11 1 (5.26%) Intel
11 1 (5.26%) W3C
11 1 (5.26%) Bloomberg
11 1 (5.26%) Project Management
11 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
11 1 (5.26%) Wireless
11 1 (5.26%) Multimedia

Embedded C
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 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) RS-232
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 11 (57.89%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Software Engineer
3 8 (42.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Embedded C Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 4 (21.05%) Firmware Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Electronics Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 2 (10.53%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (5.26%) C Developer
8 1 (5.26%) Embedded C Developer
8 1 (5.26%) FPGA Engineer
8 1 (5.26%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) CGI
2 1 (5.26%) CSS3
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) JSON
2 1 (5.26%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (5.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.79%) Schematic Capture
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.26%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Kernel Development
4 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) OOD
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C
2 9 (47.37%) C++
3 6 (31.58%) Embedded C++
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) JTAG
1 1 (5.26%) MISRA
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Atmel
1 1 (5.26%) Bloomberg
1 1 (5.26%) Intel