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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 351 409 404
Rank change year-on-year +58 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 43 48 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.29% 0.25% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.54% 0.48% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 37 46 61
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 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 7959 9940 9960
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 53.04% 50.77% 48.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6904 8839 8593
Median salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 29 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
Surrey +50 10 £42,500 +21.42%
Berkshire +45 10 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Hampshire +21 8 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Oxfordshire +9 5 £50,000 -2.43% 1
East Sussex +7 4 £60,000 +39.53%
Buckinghamshire +13 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Sussex +2 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Embedded C
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 94 (95.92%) C
2 64 (65.31%) C++
3 62 (63.27%) Software Engineering
4 56 (57.14%) Electronics
5 49 (50.00%) Firmware
5 49 (50.00%) Linux
6 45 (45.92%) Embedded C++
7 37 (37.76%) Degree
8 26 (26.53%) EMC
9 22 (22.45%) Ethernet
10 20 (20.41%) TCP/IP
11 19 (19.39%) Computer Science
11 19 (19.39%) Embedded Systems
12 16 (16.33%) RS-485
12 16 (16.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 15 (15.31%) Embedded Linux
14 13 (13.27%) Wireless
14 13 (13.27%) UML
14 13 (13.27%) RS-232
15 11 (11.22%) Prototyping
15 11 (11.22%) Automotive
16 10 (10.20%) Aerospace
16 10 (10.20%) GPRS
16 10 (10.20%) GSM
16 10 (10.20%) Embedded Software Development
16 10 (10.20%) CAN bus
16 10 (10.20%) Kalman Filter
16 10 (10.20%) Algorithms
17 9 (9.18%) OO
17 9 (9.18%) Military

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 2 (2.04%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.45%) Ethernet
2 20 (20.41%) TCP/IP
3 16 (16.33%) RS-485
4 13 (13.27%) RS-232
4 13 (13.27%) Wireless
5 10 (10.20%) GPRS
5 10 (10.20%) GSM
6 4 (4.08%) DHCP
6 4 (4.08%) DNS
6 4 (4.08%) PPP
6 4 (4.08%) ZigBee
7 3 (3.06%) Bluetooth
7 3 (3.06%) VoIP
7 3 (3.06%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.04%) Internet
9 1 (1.02%) 802.15
9 1 (1.02%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (9.18%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.14%) Subversion
3 5 (5.10%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.02%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 56 (57.14%) Electronics
2 11 (11.22%) Automotive
3 10 (10.20%) Aerospace
4 9 (9.18%) Military
5 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (64.29%) Embedded Engineer
2 49 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 48 (48.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 26 (26.53%) Firmware Engineer
5 19 (19.39%) Electronics Engineer
5 19 (19.39%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 14 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
6 14 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
6 14 (14.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 11 (11.22%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 11 (11.22%) Senior Software Engineer
8 10 (10.20%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 8 (8.16%) C++ Software Engineer
9 8 (8.16%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
10 7 (7.14%) Senior Electronics Engineer
11 6 (6.12%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
11 6 (6.12%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 6 (6.12%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 6 (6.12%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
11 6 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.16%) MFC
2 7 (7.14%) Qt
3 6 (6.12%) Yocto
4 4 (4.08%) HTML
4 4 (4.08%) Web Services
4 4 (4.08%) XML
5 2 (2.04%) .NET
6 1 (1.02%) 802.1X
6 1 (1.02%) OGRE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.39%) Computer Science
1 19 (19.39%) Embedded Systems
2 16 (16.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 10 (10.20%) Algorithms
3 10 (10.20%) CAN bus
4 8 (8.16%) Home Automation
5 6 (6.12%) Contactless
6 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.04%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.04%) Smartcard
6 2 (2.04%) Verilog
6 2 (2.04%) VHDL
7 1 (1.02%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.02%) Robotics
7 1 (1.02%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 49 (50.00%) Linux
2 15 (15.31%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (5.10%) Android
3 5 (5.10%) Unix
3 5 (5.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (63.27%) Software Engineering
2 13 (13.27%) UML
3 11 (11.22%) Prototyping
4 10 (10.20%) Embedded Software Development
4 10 (10.20%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (9.18%) Mathematics
5 9 (9.18%) OO
5 9 (9.18%) Physics
6 7 (7.14%) Validation
7 6 (6.12%) Configuration Management
7 6 (6.12%) OOD
7 6 (6.12%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (6.12%) Signal Processing
8 5 (5.10%) Threat Analysis
9 3 (3.06%) CAD
9 3 (3.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.06%) TDD
10 2 (2.04%) Image Processing
10 2 (2.04%) Project Management
10 2 (2.04%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 94 (95.92%) C
2 64 (65.31%) C++
3 45 (45.92%) Embedded C++
4 8 (8.16%) C#
5 7 (7.14%) Python
6 4 (4.08%) Assembly Language
7 2 (2.04%) Delphi
7 2 (2.04%) Fortran
7 2 (2.04%) Java
7 2 (2.04%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.04%) Pascal
7 2 (2.04%) Perl
7 2 (2.04%) VB
8 1 (1.02%) VC++
Qualifications
1 37 (37.76%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) PhD
2 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) HNC
3 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.04%) QA
3 1 (1.02%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.02%) ISO26262
System Software
1 49 (50.00%) Firmware
2 6 (6.12%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 26 (26.53%) EMC
2 8 (8.16%) NEC
3 2 (2.04%) Atmel
4 1 (1.02%) Altera
4 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.02%) Renesas
4 1 (1.02%) Xilinx
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