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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 14 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MISRA C
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1179 965 757
Rank change year-on-year -214 -208 +356
Permanent jobs citing MISRA C 37 44 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.038% 0.019%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.13% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 10
10th Percentile £36,250 £43,750 -
25th Percentile £40,125 £49,375 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £48,750
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +12.82% +3.17%
75th Percentile - £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile - - £55,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year +9.09% +12.82% +3.17%

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 29,539 16,806 7,942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.62% 14.53% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13,893 10,377 6,137
10th Percentile £31,231 £31,250 £30,737
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,500 £40,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.80% +1.90% +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

MISRA C
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for MISRA C in the UK

MISRA C
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MISRA C.

Salary trend for MISRA C in the UK

MISRA C
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing MISRA C over the 6 months to 14 August 2022.

Salary histogram for MISRA C in the UK

MISRA C
Top 8 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 14 August 2022. 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
Jobs
UK excluding London -96 37 £60,000 +9.09% 8
England -177 36 £60,000 +9.09% 7
South West -47 24 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Work from Home -235 21 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Midlands -39 12 £37,500 -6.25% 2
East Midlands - 8 - -
West Midlands -49 4 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Scotland - 1 £60,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 14 August 2022, 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 37 (100.00%) MISRA
2 28 (75.68%) Software Engineering
3 26 (70.27%) Electronics
4 19 (51.35%) Middleware
4 19 (51.35%) C++
4 19 (51.35%) Linux
4 19 (51.35%) TCP/IP
4 19 (51.35%) IEC 61508
4 19 (51.35%) Def Stans
4 19 (51.35%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (51.35%) Social Skills
5 18 (48.65%) C
6 9 (24.32%) Firmware
6 9 (24.32%) Automotive
7 8 (21.62%) ISO 26262
7 8 (21.62%) Embedded C
7 8 (21.62%) ARM Cortex
7 8 (21.62%) Automotive SPICE
8 7 (18.92%) CANalyzer
8 7 (18.92%) CANoe
8 7 (18.92%) AUTOSAR
8 7 (18.92%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
8 7 (18.92%) IBM
8 7 (18.92%) MATLAB
8 7 (18.92%) Simulink
8 7 (18.92%) Aerospace
8 7 (18.92%) TargetLink
8 7 (18.92%) Rational DOORS
8 7 (18.92%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (18.92%) CATIA

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 7 (18.92%) CANalyzer
1 7 (18.92%) CATIA
1 7 (18.92%) Simulink
1 7 (18.92%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 19 (51.35%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.41%) J1939
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) CANoe
1 7 (18.92%) Rational DOORS
General
1 26 (70.27%) Electronics
2 19 (51.35%) Social Skills
3 9 (24.32%) Automotive
4 7 (18.92%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Software Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Embedded Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Firmware Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) Communications Engineer
6 6 (16.22%) Electronics Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Lead Electronics Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Embedded C Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) ARM Cortex
2 7 (18.92%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Software Engineering
2 19 (51.35%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (18.92%) Agile
3 7 (18.92%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 1 (2.70%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) C++
2 18 (48.65%) C
3 8 (21.62%) Embedded C
4 7 (18.92%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.70%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (100.00%) MISRA
2 19 (51.35%) Def Stans
2 19 (51.35%) IEC 61508
3 8 (21.62%) Automotive SPICE
3 8 (21.62%) ISO 26262
4 7 (18.92%) AUTOSAR
5 1 (2.70%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) IBM