The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 337 399 397
Rank change year-on-year +62 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 50 43 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.35% 0.24% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 0.44% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 50 42 57
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.04% -3.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £33,200 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median 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 South East with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 7940 9753 10390
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 54.83% 53.51% 48.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6922 8708 8876
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Embedded C
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Embedded C in the South East

Embedded C
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded C in the South East

Embedded C
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Hampshire +25 19 £50,000 +14.28% 4
Surrey +41 14 £45,000 +2.27% 2
Berkshire +34 7 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Kent +7 4 £36,750 -5.16%
West Sussex +5 4 £42,500 +13.33%
Oxfordshire +11 2 £48,750 +26.62% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £47,500 -
Embedded C
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 93 (98.94%) C
2 77 (81.91%) C++
3 65 (69.15%) Embedded C++
4 64 (68.09%) Software Engineering
5 55 (58.51%) Degree
6 46 (48.94%) Electronics
7 45 (47.87%) Linux
8 35 (37.23%) Firmware
9 31 (32.98%) Computer Science
10 21 (22.34%) Ethernet
11 18 (19.15%) TCP/IP
11 18 (19.15%) Python
11 18 (19.15%) Automotive
12 17 (18.09%) EMC
13 16 (17.02%) C#
13 16 (17.02%) Embedded Linux
14 15 (15.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 13 (13.83%) Java
15 13 (13.83%) RS-485
15 13 (13.83%) Algorithms
16 12 (12.77%) Unix
16 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (11.70%) Wireless
17 11 (11.70%) Home Automation
17 11 (11.70%) Contactless
18 10 (10.64%) Embedded Systems
18 10 (10.64%) Embedded Software Development
18 10 (10.64%) Test Automation
18 10 (10.64%) RS-232
18 10 (10.64%) Aerospace

Embedded C
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (3.19%) Simulink
2 1 (1.06%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.34%) Ethernet
2 18 (19.15%) TCP/IP
3 13 (13.83%) RS-485
4 11 (11.70%) Wireless
5 10 (10.64%) GPRS
5 10 (10.64%) GSM
5 10 (10.64%) RS-232
6 2 (2.13%) Bluetooth
6 2 (2.13%) LTE
6 2 (2.13%) VoIP
6 2 (2.13%) ZigBee
7 1 (1.06%) 2G
7 1 (1.06%) 3G
7 1 (1.06%) Internet
7 1 (1.06%) IPv4
7 1 (1.06%) Modbus
7 1 (1.06%) UMTS
7 1 (1.06%) WCDMA
7 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.19%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.19%) LabVIEW
4 2 (2.13%) Subversion
5 1 (1.06%) CodeWarrior
5 1 (1.06%) GCC
5 1 (1.06%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.06%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 46 (48.94%) Electronics
2 18 (19.15%) Automotive
3 10 (10.64%) Aerospace
4 8 (8.51%) Finance
4 8 (8.51%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.13%) Military
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (47.87%) Embedded Engineer
1 45 (47.87%) Software Engineer
2 39 (41.49%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 24 (25.53%) Firmware Engineer
4 19 (20.21%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 12 (12.77%) Electronics Engineer
6 11 (11.70%) C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (9.57%) C Software Engineer
7 9 (9.57%) Embedded C Engineer
7 9 (9.57%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 9 (9.57%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (8.51%) C Developer
8 8 (8.51%) C/C++ Developer
8 8 (8.51%) C++ Developer
8 8 (8.51%) Embedded C Developer
8 8 (8.51%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
8 8 (8.51%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 8 (8.51%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 8 (8.51%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (8.51%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.57%) MFC
2 7 (7.45%) Yocto
3 4 (4.26%) .NET
4 1 (1.06%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.06%) Middleware
4 1 (1.06%) Qt
4 1 (1.06%) REST
4 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (32.98%) Computer Science
2 15 (15.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 13 (13.83%) Algorithms
4 11 (11.70%) Contactless
4 11 (11.70%) Home Automation
5 10 (10.64%) Embedded Systems
6 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (7.45%) VHDL
7 6 (6.38%) Verilog
8 4 (4.26%) Device Driver
9 3 (3.19%) CAN bus
10 1 (1.06%) ASIC
10 1 (1.06%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 45 (47.87%) Linux
2 16 (17.02%) Embedded Linux
3 12 (12.77%) Unix
4 10 (10.64%) Windows
5 7 (7.45%) Solaris
6 2 (2.13%) Android
7 1 (1.06%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (68.09%) Software Engineering
2 12 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (10.64%) Embedded Software Development
3 10 (10.64%) Test Automation
4 9 (9.57%) Image Processing
4 9 (9.57%) Scrum
5 8 (8.51%) Project Management
6 7 (7.45%) Physics
6 7 (7.45%) PRINCE2
6 7 (7.45%) TDD
7 6 (6.38%) Multithreaded Programming
7 6 (6.38%) Multithreading
7 6 (6.38%) UML
8 4 (4.26%) FPGA Design
8 4 (4.26%) Linux Kernel Development
8 4 (4.26%) OO
8 4 (4.26%) Prototyping
8 4 (4.26%) SOLID
9 3 (3.19%) Applied Mathematics
9 3 (3.19%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 93 (98.94%) C
2 77 (81.91%) C++
3 65 (69.15%) Embedded C++
4 18 (19.15%) Python
5 16 (17.02%) C#
6 13 (13.83%) Java
7 8 (8.51%) Perl
8 7 (7.45%) Ruby
9 4 (4.26%) MATLAB
10 3 (3.19%) Delphi
10 3 (3.19%) Fortran
10 3 (3.19%) Pascal
10 3 (3.19%) VB
11 2 (2.13%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 55 (58.51%) Degree
2 7 (7.45%) APMG
2 7 (7.45%) PMI Certification
2 7 (7.45%) PMP
3 3 (3.19%) PhD
4 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.06%) HNC
5 1 (1.06%) ISEB
5 1 (1.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.64%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.06%) DO-178B
System Software
1 35 (37.23%) Firmware
2 7 (7.45%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 17 (18.09%) EMC
2 9 (9.57%) NEC
3 7 (7.45%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.32%) Altera
4 5 (5.32%) Xilinx
5 1 (1.06%) Atmel
5 1 (1.06%) Freescale
5 1 (1.06%) Mentor Graphics
5 1 (1.06%) Microsoft
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