The median annual salary for a Embedded C Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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

Embedded C Engineer
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 747 865 907
Rank change year-on-year +118 +42  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded C Engineer 120 93 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.090% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.093% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 90 92 72
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84085 99656 107160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.30% 96.32% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69887 83740 87378
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Embedded C Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Embedded C Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C Engineer in the UK

Embedded C Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Embedded C Engineer in the UK

Embedded C Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C Engineer over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded C Engineer in the UK

Embedded C Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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
England +102 110 £42,500 - 17
East of England +44 45 £55,000 +22.22% 7
Cambridgeshire +43 44 £55,000 +4.76% 7
Cambridge +30 40 £55,000 +4.76% 5
Yorkshire +38 20 £42,500 +13.33% 5
North West -17 11 £37,500 -11.76%
Barnsley - 11 £42,500 - 1
South Yorkshire - 11 £42,500 - 1
Scotland +21 10 £45,000 +35.33% 1
South West +19 10 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Manchester - 10 £37,500 -
London +55 9 £50,000 +33.33%
Oldham - 9 £37,500 -
South East +36 7 £37,500 -16.66% 1
North East - 6 £35,000 - 1
Durham - 6 £35,000 - 1
Glasgow - 5 - - 1
Cornwall - 4 £37,500 -
Falmouth - 4 £37,500 -
Penryn - 4 £37,500 -
Kent +18 3 £37,500 -21.05% 1
Gloucestershire +10 3 £27,000 -34.54% 1
Edinburgh +6 3 £50,000 +20.48%
Hull - 3 £20,000 - 1
East Yorkshire - 3 £20,000 - 1
Stroud - 3 £27,000 -
Hampshire +19 2 £38,500 -14.44%
Buckinghamshire +12 2 £47,500 +11.76%
Derbyshire +4 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Derby +2 2 £47,500 +35.71%

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, Embedded C Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 205 (100.00%) C
2 169 (82.44%) Software Engineering
3 162 (79.02%) C++
4 161 (78.54%) Embedded C
5 95 (46.34%) Embedded C++
6 86 (41.95%) Linux
7 85 (41.46%) Electronics
8 81 (39.51%) Python
9 67 (32.68%) Degree
10 61 (29.76%) Wireless
11 51 (24.88%) Firmware
12 42 (20.49%) Computer Science
13 37 (18.05%) Mathematics
14 36 (17.56%) TCP/IP
15 33 (16.10%) Assembly Language
16 31 (15.12%) Embedded Linux
17 28 (13.66%) Bluetooth
18 27 (13.17%) Wi-Fi
19 26 (12.68%) Security Cleared
19 26 (12.68%) Ethernet
20 25 (12.20%) Telecoms
20 25 (12.20%) Java
20 25 (12.20%) Mentoring
21 24 (11.71%) Embedded Systems
21 24 (11.71%) RS-232
22 22 (10.73%) Continuous Integration
22 22 (10.73%) Software Architecture
23 21 (10.24%) RS-485
24 20 (9.76%) HTML
24 20 (9.76%) Device Driver

Embedded C Engineer 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:

Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.49%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.49%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 61 (29.76%) Wireless
2 36 (17.56%) TCP/IP
3 28 (13.66%) Bluetooth
4 27 (13.17%) Wi-Fi
5 26 (12.68%) Ethernet
6 24 (11.71%) RS-232
7 21 (10.24%) RS-485
8 10 (4.88%) ZigBee
9 7 (3.41%) InfiniBand
9 7 (3.41%) IPv6
9 7 (3.41%) Network Security
10 5 (2.44%) DHCP
10 5 (2.44%) Internet
10 5 (2.44%) Modbus
10 5 (2.44%) Profibus
11 4 (1.95%) DNS
11 4 (1.95%) PPP
12 2 (0.98%) DECT
13 1 (0.49%) HTTP
13 1 (0.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.46%) MySQL
2 2 (0.98%) Big Data
3 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.49%) Redis
3 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (6.34%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.39%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.95%) Subversion
4 2 (0.98%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.49%) CodeWarrior
5 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.49%) JIRA
5 1 (0.49%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.49%) Mocha
5 1 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
General
1 85 (41.46%) Electronics
2 25 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.83%) Manufacturing
4 13 (6.34%) Automotive
5 7 (3.41%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.95%) Finance
7 3 (1.46%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.98%) Marketing
9 1 (0.49%) Banking
9 1 (0.49%) Games
9 1 (0.49%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.76%) HTML
2 13 (6.34%) Qt
3 9 (4.39%) .NET
4 7 (3.41%) SOAP
5 6 (2.93%) Qt Quick
6 4 (1.95%) Web Services
6 4 (1.95%) wxWidgets
6 4 (1.95%) XML
7 2 (0.98%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.98%) Node.js
8 1 (0.49%) CSS3
8 1 (0.49%) Express
8 1 (0.49%) HTML5
8 1 (0.49%) MEAN Stack
8 1 (0.49%) OpenEmbedded
8 1 (0.49%) Polymer
8 1 (0.49%) React
8 1 (0.49%) RESTful
8 1 (0.49%) Vue.js
8 1 (0.49%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 42 (20.49%) Computer Science
2 24 (11.71%) Embedded Systems
3 20 (9.76%) Device Driver
4 12 (5.85%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.90%) CAN bus
6 5 (2.44%) Home Automation
7 2 (0.98%) Arduino
7 2 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.98%) Raspberry Pi
7 2 (0.98%) RIA
8 1 (0.49%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.49%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.49%) iPad
8 1 (0.49%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 86 (41.95%) Linux
2 31 (15.12%) Embedded Linux
3 18 (8.78%) Windows
4 8 (3.90%) Android
5 7 (3.41%) Mac OS
6 5 (2.44%) Unix
7 3 (1.46%) ThreadX
7 3 (1.46%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.49%) Nucleus RTOS
8 1 (0.49%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (82.44%) Software Engineering
2 37 (18.05%) Mathematics
3 25 (12.20%) Mentoring
4 22 (10.73%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (10.73%) Software Architecture
5 19 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (9.27%) OO
6 17 (8.29%) Cybersecurity
7 16 (7.80%) Physics
8 13 (6.34%) Device Driver Development
9 12 (5.85%) OOD
10 11 (5.37%) Customer Requirements
10 11 (5.37%) Low Latency
10 11 (5.37%) UML
11 9 (4.39%) Analytics
11 9 (4.39%) Computer Architecture
11 9 (4.39%) Data Analytics
11 9 (4.39%) High-Frequency Trading
12 8 (3.90%) Multithreading
12 8 (3.90%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 205 (100.00%) C
2 162 (79.02%) C++
3 161 (78.54%) Embedded C
4 95 (46.34%) Embedded C++
5 81 (39.51%) Python
6 33 (16.10%) Assembly Language
7 25 (12.20%) Java
8 19 (9.27%) C#
9 16 (7.80%) Bash Shell
9 16 (7.80%) MATLAB
10 10 (4.88%) Perl
10 10 (4.88%) PHP
11 7 (3.41%) Groovy
11 7 (3.41%) JavaScript
11 7 (3.41%) Ruby
12 5 (2.44%) SQL
13 2 (0.98%) Delphi
14 1 (0.49%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.49%) VB
14 1 (0.49%) VC++
Qualifications
1 67 (32.68%) Degree
2 26 (12.68%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.90%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.41%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.95%) HND
6 3 (1.46%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.85%) JTAG
2 9 (4.39%) MISRA
3 6 (2.93%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.98%) QA
5 1 (0.49%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.49%) MISRA C
System Software
1 51 (24.88%) Firmware
2 1 (0.49%) Docker
Vendors
1 13 (6.34%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.41%) Freescale
3 4 (1.95%) Lauterbach
4 3 (1.46%) Dell
4 3 (1.46%) HP
5 2 (0.98%) Atmel
5 2 (0.98%) SAP
6 1 (0.49%) Signiant
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 45,000 to £60,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum + excellent benefits & training
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Stock Options + More
Posted: 2 days ago
Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Pension, health insurance, life insu
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
IT Connections
Salary: Attractive Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Generous salary + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
TRG
Salary: 40000-60000 Per Annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago