Period
to 21 April 2019

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 6 months to 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
England > South East
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 408 422 450
Rank change year-on-year +14 +28 +74
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 106 133 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.40% 0.42% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.72% 0.72% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 93 116 79
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £61,000 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% +6.25%

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 the South East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 14,636 18,568 15,725
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 55.03% 58.59% 52.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12,504 16,166 13,702
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,000 £64,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Embedded C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 21 April 2019.

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 6 months to 21 April 2019. 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
Hampshire +13 60 £50,000 - 5
Thames Valley +49 17 £47,500 +5.56% 12
Surrey +22 15 £50,000 - 9
Berkshire +42 14 £47,500 +11.76% 4
East Sussex -18 8 £50,000 +53.85% 3
West Sussex -22 6 £40,000 -15.79% 2
Buckinghamshire +14 2 £46,250 -2.63% 5
Embedded C
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, IT jobs citing Embedded C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 106 (100.00%) C
2 71 (66.98%) C++
3 60 (56.60%) Software Engineering
4 48 (45.28%) Embedded C++
5 28 (26.42%) Embedded Systems
6 27 (25.47%) C#
6 27 (25.47%) Python
7 24 (22.64%) Linux
8 23 (21.70%) Firmware
8 23 (21.70%) Degree
9 22 (20.75%) Electronics
10 19 (17.92%) Algorithms
11 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (16.04%) Signal Processing
13 16 (15.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 15 (14.15%) Security Cleared
14 15 (14.15%) VHDL
15 14 (13.21%) Digital Signal Processing
16 13 (12.26%) Java
16 13 (12.26%) JavaScript
17 12 (11.32%) Mechatronics
17 12 (11.32%) Telecoms
17 12 (11.32%) Cybersecurity
17 12 (11.32%) RS-232
17 12 (11.32%) RS-485
18 11 (10.38%) RS-422
18 11 (10.38%) TDD
19 10 (9.43%) SQL
19 10 (9.43%) Physics
19 10 (9.43%) Django

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.83%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.32%) RS-232
1 12 (11.32%) RS-485
2 11 (10.38%) RS-422
3 7 (6.60%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (5.66%) Bluetooth
5 5 (4.72%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.72%) Wireless
6 3 (2.83%) Ethernet
6 3 (2.83%) GSM
6 3 (2.83%) Internet
7 2 (1.89%) Software-Defined Radio
8 1 (0.94%) 3G
8 1 (0.94%) 3GPP
8 1 (0.94%) 4G
8 1 (0.94%) LTE
8 1 (0.94%) Modbus
8 1 (0.94%) RFID
8 1 (0.94%) VoIP
8 1 (0.94%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.94%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.43%) Neo4j
2 6 (5.66%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.83%) Bitbucket
2 3 (2.83%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.83%) JIRA
2 3 (2.83%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.94%) Rational DOORS
General
1 22 (20.75%) Electronics
2 12 (11.32%) Telecoms
3 9 (8.49%) Finance
4 8 (7.55%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.77%) Automotive
5 4 (3.77%) Law
6 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 41 (38.68%) Embedded Engineer
2 33 (31.13%) Software Engineer
3 25 (23.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 17 (16.04%) Electronics Engineer
5 15 (14.15%) C++ Software Engineer
6 13 (12.26%) Firmware Engineer
7 12 (11.32%) FPGA Engineer
7 12 (11.32%) Senior FPGA Engineer
8 11 (10.38%) Design Engineer
9 10 (9.43%) C Software Engineer
9 10 (9.43%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 10 (9.43%) Developer
9 10 (9.43%) Electronics Design Engineer
9 10 (9.43%) Embedded C Engineer
9 10 (9.43%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 10 (9.43%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 9 (8.49%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
10 9 (8.49%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 9 (8.49%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
10 9 (8.49%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.43%) AngularJS
1 10 (9.43%) Django
1 10 (9.43%) Node.js
2 6 (5.66%) CSS
2 6 (5.66%) HTML
3 1 (0.94%) QML
3 1 (0.94%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.42%) Embedded Systems
2 19 (17.92%) Algorithms
3 16 (15.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 15 (14.15%) VHDL
5 10 (9.43%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (6.60%) Robotics
7 5 (4.72%) Fintech
8 3 (2.83%) Device Driver
9 2 (1.89%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.94%) CAN bus
10 1 (0.94%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.94%) Home Automation
10 1 (0.94%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.94%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.64%) Linux
2 9 (8.49%) Windows
3 5 (4.72%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (2.83%) Android
5 1 (0.94%) FreeRTOS
5 1 (0.94%) uClinux
5 1 (0.94%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (56.60%) Software Engineering
2 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (16.04%) Signal Processing
4 14 (13.21%) Digital Signal Processing
5 12 (11.32%) Cybersecurity
5 12 (11.32%) Mechatronics
6 11 (10.38%) TDD
7 10 (9.43%) Physics
8 8 (7.55%) Computer Science
8 8 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (5.66%) Computer Vision
9 6 (5.66%) SDLC
10 5 (4.72%) Test Automation
11 4 (3.77%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.77%) Validation
12 3 (2.83%) Device Driver Development
12 3 (2.83%) Multithreading
12 3 (2.83%) Schematic Capture
12 3 (2.83%) Scrum
12 3 (2.83%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 106 (100.00%) C
2 71 (66.98%) C++
3 48 (45.28%) Embedded C++
4 27 (25.47%) C#
4 27 (25.47%) Python
5 13 (12.26%) Java
5 13 (12.26%) JavaScript
6 10 (9.43%) Rust
6 10 (9.43%) SQL
7 6 (5.66%) Bash Shell
7 6 (5.66%) Lua
7 6 (5.66%) XAML
8 2 (1.89%) Assembly Language
8 2 (1.89%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.94%) Perl
9 1 (0.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (21.70%) Degree
2 15 (14.15%) Security Cleared
3 9 (8.49%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) QA
2 2 (1.89%) JTAG
3 1 (0.94%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.94%) ISO 26262
3 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.94%) MISRA
3 1 (0.94%) MISRA C
System Software
1 23 (21.70%) Firmware
2 10 (9.43%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (2.83%) Atlassian
1 3 (2.83%) EMC
2 1 (0.94%) Altera
2 1 (0.94%) Freescale
2 1 (0.94%) QNX
2 1 (0.94%) Xilinx