Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MISRA C
UK
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1176 1147 1258
Rank change year-on-year -29 +111 +16
Permanent jobs citing MISRA C 21 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.010% 0.015%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.093% 0.084% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 30
UK median annual salary £53,750 £43,750 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.86% +23.24% -11.25%
10th Percentile £39,188 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £51,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,750 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +26.47% +21.43% -12.50%

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 22,550 20,331 26,523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.13% 12.03% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17,362 15,933 21,047
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,125 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for MISRA C in the UK

MISRA C
Top 9 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 22 May 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
UK excluding London -20 21 £53,750 +26.47% 19
England -11 20 £55,000 +29.41% 18
South East +4 12 £55,000 +15.79% 4
Midlands +10 6 £47,500 +26.67% 7
West Midlands +9 6 £47,500 +26.67% 7
Wales +6 1 £42,250 -6.11% 1
South West -33 1 - - 4
Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
North of England - 1 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 21 (100.00%) C
1 21 (100.00%) MISRA
2 18 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 14 (66.67%) Embedded C
4 9 (42.86%) Linux
5 8 (38.10%) C#
5 8 (38.10%) C++
5 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
5 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
6 7 (33.33%) Electronics
7 6 (28.57%) Degree
8 5 (23.81%) LTE
8 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
8 5 (23.81%) GSM
8 5 (23.81%) UMTS
9 4 (19.05%) Embedded C++
9 4 (19.05%) VxWorks
9 4 (19.05%) Bluetooth
9 4 (19.05%) Green Hills
9 4 (19.05%) Embedded Linux
9 4 (19.05%) Embedded Software Development
9 4 (19.05%) DO-178B
9 4 (19.05%) Rational DOORS
9 4 (19.05%) Rational Rhapsody
10 3 (14.29%) .NET Core
10 3 (14.29%) Tactical Data Link
10 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (14.29%) IBM
10 3 (14.29%) Ada

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 (4.76%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) GSM
1 5 (23.81%) LTE
1 5 (23.81%) UMTS
2 4 (19.05%) Bluetooth
3 3 (14.29%) Tactical Data Link
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) Junos
4 1 (4.76%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
2 4 (19.05%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (19.05%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.76%) NetBeans
4 1 (4.76%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 7 (33.33%) Electronics
2 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Automotive
4 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Software Engineer
2 15 (71.43%) Embedded Engineer
2 15 (71.43%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Electronics Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) GSM Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) .NET Core
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (19.05%) VxWorks
3 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 4 (19.05%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.52%) Data Management
4 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC
4 2 (9.52%) Secure Coding
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Defensive Programming
5 1 (4.76%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) Physics
5 1 (4.76%) QMS
5 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
5 1 (4.76%) Static Code Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) UML
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C
2 14 (66.67%) Embedded C
3 8 (38.10%) C#
3 8 (38.10%) C++
4 4 (19.05%) Embedded C++
5 3 (14.29%) Ada
6 1 (4.76%) Java
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) Degree
3 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (100.00%) MISRA
2 4 (19.05%) DO-178B
3 1 (4.76%) Def Stans
3 1 (4.76%) IEC 62304
3 1 (4.76%) ISO 26262
3 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Green Hills
2 3 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Juniper
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft