Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for MISRA C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MISRA C over the 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MISRA C
UK
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1114 1151 1204
Rank change year-on-year +37 +53 +74
Permanent jobs citing MISRA C 19 43 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.024% 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.088% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 33 22
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +10.39%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £62,000 £48,650
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +25.00% +3.90%

MISRA C is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 21,608 22,379 23,685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.50% 12.54% 12.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16,151 16,905 18,743
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

MISRA C
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing MISRA C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for MISRA C in the UK

MISRA C
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for MISRA C in the UK

MISRA C
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MISRA C within the UK over the 6 months to 10 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
England +23 14 £45,000 -10.00% 15
UK excluding London +27 11 £50,000 - 16
London +88 8 £45,000 -10.00%
Scotland - 5 - -
South East +15 4 £50,000 - 5
West Midlands +22 2 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Midlands +17 2 £50,000 +5.26% 6

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT jobs citing MISRA 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 with a requirement for MISRA C.

1 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 19 (100.00%) MISRA
2 18 (94.74%) C++
3 14 (73.68%) C
4 13 (68.42%) Systems Engineering
5 11 (57.89%) Electronics
6 10 (52.63%) C#
7 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (47.37%) Degree
7 9 (47.37%) DO-178B
8 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
8 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 8 (42.11%) SysML
8 8 (42.11%) JSF
8 8 (42.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (42.11%) UML
8 8 (42.11%) Ada
9 6 (31.58%) Automotive
10 5 (26.32%) Games
10 5 (26.32%) Scrum
10 5 (26.32%) Embedded C
10 5 (26.32%) Linux
10 5 (26.32%) Requirements Management
10 5 (26.32%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (26.32%) GPGPU
10 5 (26.32%) Parallel Programming
10 5 (26.32%) Open Source
10 5 (26.32%) LLVM
10 5 (26.32%) IEC 61508
10 5 (26.32%) R

MISRA C
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 1 (5.26%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Clang
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (57.89%) Electronics
2 6 (31.58%) Automotive
3 5 (26.32%) Games
4 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Software Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) C# Software Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Embedded Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) JSF
2 5 (26.32%) LLVM
2 5 (26.32%) OpenCL
2 5 (26.32%) TensorFlow
2 5 (26.32%) Vulkan
3 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) GPGPU
1 5 (26.32%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.26%) Industry 4.0
2 1 (5.26%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (21.05%) VxWorks
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (68.42%) Systems Engineering
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (42.11%) SysML
4 8 (42.11%) UML
5 5 (26.32%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (26.32%) Computer Vision
5 5 (26.32%) FMEA
5 5 (26.32%) Kanban
5 5 (26.32%) Linear Algebra
5 5 (26.32%) Machine Learning
5 5 (26.32%) Open Source
5 5 (26.32%) Parallel Programming
5 5 (26.32%) People Management
5 5 (26.32%) Requirements Management
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
6 4 (21.05%) Secure Coding
7 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) C++
2 14 (73.68%) C
3 10 (52.63%) C#
4 8 (42.11%) Ada
5 5 (26.32%) Embedded C
5 5 (26.32%) R
6 4 (21.05%) Embedded C++
7 1 (5.26%) Python
7 1 (5.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Degree
2 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (100.00%) MISRA
2 9 (47.37%) DO-178B
3 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 5 (26.32%) IEC 61508
4 5 (26.32%) ISO 26262
5 1 (5.26%) IEC 62304
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Renesas