Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MISRA C
UK
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1149 1182 1247
Rank change year-on-year +33 +65 +57
Permanent jobs citing MISRA C 43 31 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.017% 0.019%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.19% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33 22 39
UK median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,000 £48,650 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 22784 23724 27819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.68% 12.83% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17232 18790 22061
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 +42 43 £50,000 +17.65% 7
UK excluding London +16 34 £50,000 +25.00% 7
South East +49 14 £50,000 +8.11% 1
Midlands +15 14 £47,500 +18.75% 5
West Midlands +16 12 £47,500 +9.83% 5
London -2 9 £50,000 +11.11%
South West +7 4 £45,000 -
East Midlands +24 2 £53,750 +53.57%
East of England +2 2 £45,750 +5.17% 1

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing MISRA C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for MISRA C.

1 43 (100.00%) MISRA
2 38 (88.37%) C
3 34 (79.07%) Software Engineering
4 24 (55.81%) C++
5 22 (51.16%) Embedded C
6 15 (34.88%) Linux
7 14 (32.56%) Degree
8 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
8 11 (25.58%) C#
8 11 (25.58%) Electronics
9 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
9 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (23.26%) Embedded C++
9 10 (23.26%) VxWorks
10 9 (20.93%) Embedded Linux
10 9 (20.93%) JIRA
10 9 (20.93%) Rational DOORS
10 9 (20.93%) Algorithms
10 9 (20.93%) Data Management
11 8 (18.60%) Automotive
11 8 (18.60%) Windows
11 8 (18.60%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 8 (18.60%) .NET
11 8 (18.60%) Multithreaded Programming
11 8 (18.60%) Software Architecture
11 8 (18.60%) Multithreading
12 7 (16.28%) QMS
12 7 (16.28%) Requirements Management
12 7 (16.28%) Doxygen
12 7 (16.28%) ISO 13485

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 (16.28%) Doxygen
2 2 (4.65%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) GSM
2 3 (6.98%) LTE
2 3 (6.98%) UMTS
3 2 (4.65%) Bluetooth
3 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.33%) 4G
4 1 (2.33%) GPRS
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) JIRA
1 9 (20.93%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.63%) Subversion
4 4 (9.30%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (9.30%) VectorCAST
4 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (25.58%) Electronics
2 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
3 8 (18.60%) Automotive
4 5 (11.63%) Aerospace
5 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (67.44%) Software Engineer
2 17 (39.53%) Embedded Engineer
2 17 (39.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (25.58%) Senior Software Engineer
4 10 (23.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Architect
5 5 (11.63%) C Software Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Design Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Electronics Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Firmware Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Development Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Electronics Design Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Embedded C Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) GSM Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Software Architect
8 2 (4.65%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Systems Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) .NET
2 4 (9.30%) Middleware
3 2 (4.65%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.65%) Life Science
4 1 (2.33%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) Linux
2 10 (23.26%) VxWorks
3 9 (20.93%) Embedded Linux
4 8 (18.60%) Windows
4 8 (18.60%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (79.07%) Software Engineering
2 11 (25.58%) Unit Testing
3 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.93%) Data Management
5 8 (18.60%) Multithreaded Programming
5 8 (18.60%) Multithreading
5 8 (18.60%) Software Architecture
6 7 (16.28%) QMS
6 7 (16.28%) Requirements Management
6 7 (16.28%) UML
7 6 (13.95%) Quality Management
8 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
8 5 (11.63%) Integration Testing
8 5 (11.63%) Scrum
8 5 (11.63%) Validation
9 4 (9.30%) Software Delivery
10 3 (6.98%) Embedded Software Development
10 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.98%) Schematic Capture
10 3 (6.98%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 38 (88.37%) C
2 24 (55.81%) C++
3 22 (51.16%) Embedded C
4 11 (25.58%) C#
5 10 (23.26%) Embedded C++
6 3 (6.98%) Ada
7 2 (4.65%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.33%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (100.00%) MISRA
2 7 (16.28%) ISO 13485
3 6 (13.95%) ISO 9001
4 5 (11.63%) IEC 62304
5 4 (9.30%) ISO 26262
6 3 (6.98%) DO-178B
7 2 (4.65%) IEC 61508
7 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 2 (4.65%) QA
8 1 (2.33%) Def Stans
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) EMC
1 4 (9.30%) IBM
2 1 (2.33%) QNX