Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MISRA C
UK
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1156 1158 1278
Rank change year-on-year +2 +120 -15
Permanent jobs citing MISRA C 38 20 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.011% 0.015%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.17% 0.092% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 30 14 29
UK median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,750 £47,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +23.46% - +1.25%

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 22,383 21,691 27,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.85% 12.42% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 17,382 17,187 21,576
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +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 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for MISRA C in the UK

MISRA C
Top 12 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 18 February 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
England +9 37 £50,000 +17.65% 12
UK excluding London +25 30 £50,000 +23.46% 13
South East - 13 £50,000 - 1
Midlands +7 11 £56,250 +40.63% 7
West Midlands +14 9 £56,250 +40.63% 7
London +7 8 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South West +1 3 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands +23 2 £53,750 +31.10%
Wales +8 1 £42,250 -0.59% 1
East of England -2 1 £46,500 +6.90% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 - 1
North of England - 1 £52,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 38 (100.00%) MISRA
2 33 (86.84%) C
3 31 (81.58%) Software Engineering
4 24 (63.16%) C++
5 19 (50.00%) Embedded C
6 13 (34.21%) Linux
7 11 (28.95%) C#
7 11 (28.95%) Degree
7 11 (28.95%) Unit Testing
8 9 (23.68%) Multithreading
8 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (23.68%) Embedded C++
8 9 (23.68%) Windows
9 8 (21.05%) VxWorks
9 8 (21.05%) .NET
9 8 (21.05%) Data Management
9 8 (21.05%) Electronics
9 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
9 8 (21.05%) Automotive
9 8 (21.05%) JIRA
9 8 (21.05%) Embedded Linux
9 8 (21.05%) Multithreaded Programming
9 8 (21.05%) Algorithms
10 7 (18.42%) FreeRTOS
10 7 (18.42%) SafeRTOS
10 7 (18.42%) QMS
10 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
10 7 (18.42%) Software Architecture
10 7 (18.42%) Rational DOORS
10 7 (18.42%) Windows Embedded Compact

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 6 (15.79%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) GSM
2 3 (7.89%) LTE
2 3 (7.89%) UMTS
3 2 (5.26%) Bluetooth
4 1 (2.63%) 4G
4 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.63%) GPRS
4 1 (2.63%) RS-232
4 1 (2.63%) Tactical Data Link
4 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) JIRA
2 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
2 7 (18.42%) Rational DOORS
3 6 (15.79%) Subversion
4 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
5 4 (10.53%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (7.89%) VectorCAST
7 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (21.05%) Automotive
1 8 (21.05%) Electronics
1 8 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.16%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Software Engineer
2 15 (39.47%) Embedded Engineer
2 15 (39.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (28.95%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (23.68%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Architect
5 5 (13.16%) Design Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Electronics Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Embedded C Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) GSM Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Software Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Software Design Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Software Development Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Systems Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) .NET
2 3 (7.89%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) .NET Core
3 1 (2.63%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Algorithms
2 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Life Science
4 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Linux
2 9 (23.68%) Windows
3 8 (21.05%) Embedded Linux
3 8 (21.05%) VxWorks
4 7 (18.42%) FreeRTOS
4 7 (18.42%) SafeRTOS
4 7 (18.42%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) Software Engineering
2 11 (28.95%) Unit Testing
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) Multithreading
4 8 (21.05%) Data Management
4 8 (21.05%) Multithreaded Programming
5 7 (18.42%) QMS
5 7 (18.42%) Software Architecture
6 6 (15.79%) Quality Management
6 6 (15.79%) Requirements Management
6 6 (15.79%) UML
7 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
8 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Scrum
9 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
9 3 (7.89%) Software Delivery
9 3 (7.89%) Validation
10 2 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
10 2 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) C
2 24 (63.16%) C++
3 19 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 11 (28.95%) C#
5 9 (23.68%) Embedded C++
6 3 (7.89%) Ada
7 1 (2.63%) Python
7 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (100.00%) MISRA
2 5 (13.16%) ISO 13485
2 5 (13.16%) ISO 9001
3 4 (10.53%) IEC 62304
4 3 (7.89%) ISO 26262
4 3 (7.89%) QA
5 2 (5.26%) DO-178B
5 2 (5.26%) IEC 61508
6 1 (2.63%) Def Stans
6 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) IBM
2 3 (7.89%) EMC
3 2 (5.26%) Green Hills
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft