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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 156 156
Rank change year-on-year +34 0  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 14 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.60% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 0.35% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 1
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - -3.61%  

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 Scotland with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1417 1431 1663
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 61.00% 48.79% 53.46%
Number of salaries quoted 811 914 1066
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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
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 3 months to 28 March 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
Edinburgh +13 6 £46,250 +22.51% 1
West Lothian - 4 £43,750 -
Glasgow +21 3 £50,000 - 1
Dundee - 1 £47,500 -
Embedded C
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 16 (100.00%) C
2 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (37.50%) C++
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) Electronics
4 4 (25.00%) Embedded C++
5 3 (18.75%) Firmware
5 3 (18.75%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) Subversion
5 3 (18.75%) Android
5 3 (18.75%) Android Development
5 3 (18.75%) Node.js
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) RS-485
6 2 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (12.50%) Device Driver Development
6 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 2 (12.50%) DECT
6 2 (12.50%) Device Driver
6 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (12.50%) ZigBee
6 2 (12.50%) OOD
6 2 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) Perl
6 2 (12.50%) VxWorks

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 2 (12.50%) DECT
1 2 (12.50%) RS-485
1 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (12.50%) Wireless
1 2 (12.50%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) ClearCase
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineer
2 10 (62.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 7 (43.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) Embedded C Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) C Software Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 3 (18.75%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) C Developer
6 2 (12.50%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Embedded C Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Embedded Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) Device Driver
1 2 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Arduino
2 1 (6.25%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (6.25%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Android
4 2 (12.50%) VxWorks
5 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Android Development
3 3 (18.75%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) Device Driver Development
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) OOD
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Kernel Development
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C
2 6 (37.50%) C++
3 4 (25.00%) Embedded C++
3 4 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) Python
5 2 (12.50%) Perl
6 1 (6.25%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) DO-178B
1 1 (6.25%) MISRA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Intel
2 1 (6.25%) QNX
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