Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MISRA C
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1138 1171 1230
Rank change year-on-year +33 +59 +44
Permanent jobs citing MISRA C 31 25 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.014% 0.020%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 36
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +24.14% -9.38%
10th Percentile £42,000 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £48,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +28.57% -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 22,873 21,621 26,241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.49% 12.21% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17,319 16,162 20,807
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -1.03% +7.78%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +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 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for MISRA C in the UK

MISRA C
Top 7 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 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 +16 31 £50,000 +11.11% 22
England +69 26 £50,000 +11.11% 20
South East -2 13 £50,000 - 12
West Midlands +31 8 £37,500 -18.92% 5
Midlands +25 8 £37,500 -18.92% 5
South West +4 5 £50,000 +17.65% 1
Scotland - 5 - - 2

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 31 (100.00%) MISRA
2 29 (93.55%) Software Engineering
3 26 (83.87%) C
4 23 (74.19%) Electronics
4 23 (74.19%) Embedded C
5 19 (61.29%) Linux
6 18 (58.06%) Degree
7 17 (54.84%) C++
8 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
9 11 (35.48%) Automotive
9 11 (35.48%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (29.03%) C#
10 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio
11 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
12 7 (22.58%) Embedded C++
12 7 (22.58%) VxWorks
12 7 (22.58%) Bluetooth
12 7 (22.58%) Embedded Linux
12 7 (22.58%) Secure Coding
12 7 (22.58%) DO-178B
12 7 (22.58%) Rational Rhapsody
12 7 (22.58%) Embedded Software Development
13 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
13 6 (19.35%) IBM
13 6 (19.35%) Ada
14 5 (16.13%) Games
14 5 (16.13%) Scrum
14 5 (16.13%) Artificial Intelligence
14 5 (16.13%) Requirements Management

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 (3.23%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Bluetooth
2 4 (12.90%) GSM
2 4 (12.90%) LTE
2 4 (12.90%) UMTS
3 2 (6.45%) Tactical Data Link
4 1 (3.23%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) Junos
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Visual Studio
2 7 (22.58%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (16.13%) Clang
4 3 (9.68%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.23%) NetBeans
5 1 (3.23%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 23 (74.19%) Electronics
2 11 (35.48%) Automotive
3 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
4 5 (16.13%) Games
5 4 (12.90%) Aerospace
6 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Software Engineer
2 23 (74.19%) Embedded Engineer
2 23 (74.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Electronics Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) C Software Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Ada Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Ada Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Embedded C Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) LLVM
1 5 (16.13%) OpenCL
1 5 (16.13%) TensorFlow
1 5 (16.13%) Vulkan
2 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) .NET Core
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.13%) GPGPU
2 5 (16.13%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (6.45%) Industry 4.0
3 2 (6.45%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Embedded Linux
2 7 (22.58%) VxWorks
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (93.55%) Software Engineering
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (22.58%) Embedded Software Development
3 7 (22.58%) Secure Coding
4 5 (16.13%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (16.13%) Computer Vision
4 5 (16.13%) FMEA
4 5 (16.13%) Kanban
4 5 (16.13%) Linear Algebra
4 5 (16.13%) Machine Learning
4 5 (16.13%) Open Source
4 5 (16.13%) Parallel Programming
4 5 (16.13%) People Management
4 5 (16.13%) Requirements Management
4 5 (16.13%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) Functional Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Memory Management
5 4 (12.90%) UML
6 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) C
2 23 (74.19%) Embedded C
3 17 (54.84%) C++
4 9 (29.03%) C#
5 7 (22.58%) Embedded C++
6 6 (19.35%) Ada
7 5 (16.13%) R
8 4 (12.90%) Assembly Language
9 1 (3.23%) Java
9 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Degree
2 11 (35.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (100.00%) MISRA
2 7 (22.58%) DO-178B
3 5 (16.13%) Def Stans
3 5 (16.13%) IEC 61508
3 5 (16.13%) ISO 26262
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) IBM
2 5 (16.13%) Renesas
3 2 (6.45%) Green Hills
4 1 (3.23%) Juniper