Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Embedded C Developer was £48,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C Developer
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1127 1163 1246
Rank change year-on-year +36 +83 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Developer 36 17 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.010% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.010% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 44
UK median annual salary £48,500 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.12% -22.73% +37.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £40,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £69,375 £82,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% -26.92% +62.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 166,327 170,795 201,526
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 96.47% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 135,125 142,189 168,498
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,325
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Embedded C Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Embedded C Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C Developer in the UK

Embedded C Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Embedded C Developer in the UK

Embedded C Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C Developer over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded C Developer in the UK

Embedded C Developer
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 20 January 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
UK excluding London +40 34 £46,000 -3.16% 5
England +30 29 £50,000 +17.65% 6
South East +34 11 £30,000 -33.33% 2
East of England +16 7 £65,000 -3.70% 1
North of England +8 6 £52,500 - 1
North West -6 6 £52,500 -
Northern Ireland - 5 £45,000 -
London -3 2 £60,000 +41.18% 1
South West - 2 £45,000 -
Scotland -36 1 £47,000 +13.25%
Midlands - 1 £52,500 - 1
Wales - 1 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £52,500 - 1

Embedded C Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Embedded C Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Embedded C Developer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) C
2 28 (77.78%) Embedded C
2 28 (77.78%) C++
3 24 (66.67%) Linux
4 15 (41.67%) Embedded Systems
5 14 (38.89%) Degree
6 12 (33.33%) Python
7 11 (30.56%) Embedded C++
8 10 (27.78%) HTML
8 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
9 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 9 (25.00%) Lua
9 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 9 (25.00%) Manufacturing
10 7 (19.44%) Scrum
10 7 (19.44%) SQL
11 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 6 (16.67%) XML
11 6 (16.67%) Firmware
11 6 (16.67%) Android
11 6 (16.67%) JSON
11 6 (16.67%) CAN bus
12 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
12 5 (13.89%) Xamarin
12 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
12 5 (13.89%) REST
12 5 (13.89%) PhoneGap
12 5 (13.89%) Android Development
12 5 (13.89%) iOS Development

Embedded C Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (13.89%) Bluetooth
1 5 (13.89%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (11.11%) GPRS
2 4 (11.11%) NFC
2 4 (11.11%) RFID
2 4 (11.11%) RS-232
2 4 (11.11%) UMTS
3 1 (2.78%) BGP
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.78%) FTP
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) Modbus
3 1 (2.78%) SMTP
3 1 (2.78%) SNMP
3 1 (2.78%) SSH
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) X.509
3 1 (2.78%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) GCC
2 1 (2.78%) ProC
General
1 9 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.33%) Automotive
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) HTML
2 6 (16.67%) JSON
2 6 (16.67%) XML
3 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
3 5 (13.89%) CSS
3 5 (13.89%) HTML5
3 5 (13.89%) PhoneGap
3 5 (13.89%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (13.89%) REST
3 5 (13.89%) SOAP
4 1 (2.78%) Django
4 1 (2.78%) Flask
4 1 (2.78%) GTK+
4 1 (2.78%) LDAP
4 1 (2.78%) OpenEmbedded
4 1 (2.78%) Pyramid
4 1 (2.78%) Qt
4 1 (2.78%) RESTful
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (16.67%) CAN bus
4 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.56%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.78%) Fintech
6 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.78%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 24 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Android
3 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
3 5 (13.89%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (8.33%) Unix
5 2 (5.56%) Windows
6 1 (2.78%) OpenWrt
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.78%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (19.44%) Scrum
3 5 (13.89%) Android Development
3 5 (13.89%) iOS Development
3 5 (13.89%) OO
3 5 (13.89%) RAD
3 5 (13.89%) Refactoring
4 4 (11.11%) Telematics
5 3 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (8.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (5.56%) Analytics
6 2 (5.56%) Digital Analytics
6 2 (5.56%) Kanban
6 2 (5.56%) Open Source
6 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.78%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C
2 28 (77.78%) C++
2 28 (77.78%) Embedded C
3 12 (33.33%) Python
4 11 (30.56%) Embedded C++
5 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
6 9 (25.00%) Lua
7 7 (19.44%) SQL
8 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 5 (13.89%) Delphi
10 4 (11.11%) ANSI C
11 2 (5.56%) Java
12 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
12 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Firmware
2 1 (2.78%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Adobe
1 5 (13.89%) BT
1 5 (13.89%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.78%) Google
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
2 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.78%) Wind River