Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 98 129
Rank change year-on-year -9 +31 +11
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 6 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.38% 0.85% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 1.71% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 9
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £35,625 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,875 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +9.09%

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 South Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 892 700 1,120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 56.10% 49.30% 53.08%
Number of salaries quoted 753 630 1,030
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £53,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +3.90% +6.94% +2.86%

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C in South Wales

Embedded C
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Embedded C in South Wales

Embedded C
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C in South Wales over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded C in South Wales

Embedded C
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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
Bridgend -3 3 £42,500 -5.56%
Newport +9 1 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Torfaen +3 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Cardiff - 1 £42,500 -
Embedded C
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 5 (83.33%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Firmware
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) SMTP
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) HND
4 1 (16.67%) SSH
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Intel
4 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (16.67%) CAN bus
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) JSON

Embedded C
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (16.67%) FTP
1 1 (16.67%) SMTP
1 1 (16.67%) SSH
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded C Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) CAN bus
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Assembly Language
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) HND
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Intel