Period
to 20 July 2019

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 20 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MISRA C
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1075 1158 1201
Rank change year-on-year +83 +43 +59
Permanent jobs citing MISRA C 17 33 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.019% 0.012%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.086% 0.14% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 16
UK median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £34,125 £39,338 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,875 £65,000 £53,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year -1.00% +14.29% +25.00%

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 19,817 22,892 21,594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.57% 13.08% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14,566 17,441 16,327
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,125 £26,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -1.18%

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MISRA C over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Salary histogram for MISRA C in the UK

MISRA C
Top 11 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 20 July 2019. 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 +61 16 £49,500 -1.00% 20
England +84 15 £46,000 -8.00% 19
Midlands +39 7 £40,000 +6.67% 6
West Midlands +16 7 £40,000 +6.67% 3
South West +8 5 £63,000 +26.00% 8
South East +19 1 £50,000 - 1
Wales +9 1 £32,500 -23.08%
Scotland +4 1 £57,500 -
North West - 1 £40,000 - 1
London - 1 £42,500 -
North of England - 1 £40,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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 17 (100.00%) MISRA
2 15 (88.24%) C
2 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
3 10 (58.82%) Automotive
4 9 (52.94%) C++
5 6 (35.29%) Software Architecture
5 6 (35.29%) Degree
6 5 (29.41%) Device Driver
6 5 (29.41%) C#
6 5 (29.41%) Embedded C
6 5 (29.41%) V-Model
6 5 (29.41%) Algorithms
7 4 (23.53%) FlexRay
7 4 (23.53%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) .NET
7 4 (23.53%) Electronics
7 4 (23.53%) Subversion
8 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) UML
8 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
8 3 (17.65%) CANoe
8 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
8 3 (17.65%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineering
9 2 (11.76%) Decision-Making
9 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (11.76%) GitHub
9 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Doxygen
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.88%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) FlexRay
2 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) HTTP
4 1 (5.88%) Profibus
4 1 (5.88%) RS-232
4 1 (5.88%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Subversion
2 3 (17.65%) CANoe
2 3 (17.65%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.88%) JIRA
4 1 (5.88%) LabVIEW
4 1 (5.88%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (5.88%) Rational Team Concert
4 1 (5.88%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 10 (58.82%) Automotive
2 4 (23.53%) Electronics
3 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.88%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Software Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) Embedded Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Lead Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Principal Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Software Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Product Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) Middleware
2 2 (11.76%) WPF
3 1 (5.88%) Ajax
3 1 (5.88%) JSF
3 1 (5.88%) JSON
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Algorithms
1 5 (29.41%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.88%) Analogue Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) CPLD
2 1 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (5.88%) Renewable Energy
2 1 (5.88%) Verilog
2 1 (5.88%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) FreeRTOS
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) SafeRTOS
2 1 (5.88%) VxWorks
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 6 (35.29%) Software Architecture
3 5 (29.41%) V-Model
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineering
4 3 (17.65%) UML
5 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
5 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (11.76%) Decision-Making
5 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
5 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Requirements Management
5 2 (11.76%) Validation
6 1 (5.88%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.88%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.88%) QMS
6 1 (5.88%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C
2 9 (52.94%) C++
3 5 (29.41%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) Embedded C
4 2 (11.76%) Assembly Language
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.88%) Ada
5 1 (5.88%) Fortran
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) Python
5 1 (5.88%) Ruby
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) CIPD
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.88%) HND
3 1 (5.88%) PhD
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (100.00%) MISRA
2 2 (11.76%) DO-178B
2 2 (11.76%) IEC 61508
3 1 (5.88%) IEC 62304
3 1 (5.88%) ISO 26262
3 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) IBM