Period
to 24 January 2021

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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MISRA C
UK
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 761 1018 1120
Rank change year-on-year +257 +102 +36
Permanent jobs citing MISRA C 7 14 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.011% 0.009%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.092% 0.089% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 13
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £52,450
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £49,750
% change year-on-year - -14.57% -0.50%

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 7,634 15,767 21,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.01% 12.54% 13.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5,648 12,270 15,658
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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
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 24 January 2021. 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 +256 7 £42,500 - 8
UK excluding London +222 7 £42,500 - 9
East of England +103 3 - - 2
Midlands +89 3 £42,500 -5.56% 3
West Midlands +83 3 £42,500 -5.56% 2
North of England +88 1 £45,000 - 1
North East +14 1 £45,000 - 1
Work from Home - 1 £45,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, 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 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) Electronics
1 7 (100.00%) MISRA
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
4 4 (57.14%) Firmware
4 4 (57.14%) ISO 26262
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
5 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
5 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
5 3 (42.86%) Degree
5 3 (42.86%) JIRA
5 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
5 3 (42.86%) Use Case
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (42.86%) IEC 61508
5 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (42.86%) GitHub
5 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
5 3 (42.86%) SDLC
5 3 (42.86%) IEC 62304
5 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (42.86%) Product Requirements

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 (14.29%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
General
1 7 (100.00%) Electronics
2 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (42.86%) Product Requirements
3 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
2 6 (85.71%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Embedded C
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) MISRA
2 4 (57.14%) ISO 26262
3 3 (42.86%) IEC 61508
3 3 (42.86%) IEC 62304
3 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Firmware