Period
to 18 September 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 104 131
Rank change year-on-year +3 +27 +19
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 14 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.93% 0.35% 0.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.69% 0.75% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 6
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £39,050 £36,750 £41,875
90th Percentile £54,000 £50,500 £60,000
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +5.88%

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 829 668 1,089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 54.94% 46.39% 50.16%
Number of salaries quoted 717 616 997
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £39,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.92% +6.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,900 £53,915 £51,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 September 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 September 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 - 6 £42,000 - 1
Cardiff - 5 £44,000 -
Newport +11 2 £58,750 +51.61% 1
Torfaen -3 1 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Embedded C
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 12 (85.71%) C
2 11 (78.57%) C++
2 11 (78.57%) Embedded C++
3 10 (71.43%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (42.86%) Degree
6 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
7 4 (28.57%) HTML
7 4 (28.57%) XML
7 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 4 (28.57%) JSON
8 3 (21.43%) User Experience
8 3 (21.43%) OOP
8 3 (21.43%) OO
8 3 (21.43%) Python
8 3 (21.43%) Firmware
9 2 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (7.14%) DO-178B
10 1 (7.14%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (7.14%) CAN bus
10 1 (7.14%) Def Stans
10 1 (7.14%) MISRA
10 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
10 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (7.14%) Rational Team Concert
10 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
10 1 (7.14%) SSH
10 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
10 1 (7.14%) Simulink

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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) FTP
1 1 (7.14%) SMTP
1 1 (7.14%) SSH
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (7.14%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
1 1 (7.14%) Automotive
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Java Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Firmware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) JSON
1 4 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.14%) CAN bus
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) OO
2 3 (21.43%) OOP
3 1 (7.14%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C
2 11 (78.57%) C++
2 11 (78.57%) Embedded C++
3 10 (71.43%) Java
4 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) Ada
6 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
6 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Def Stans
1 1 (7.14%) DO-178B
1 1 (7.14%) MISRA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) IBM
1 1 (7.14%) Intel