Period
to 21 October 2019

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 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MISRA C
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1060 1136 1178
Rank change year-on-year +76 +42 +30
Permanent jobs citing MISRA C 16 29 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.018% 0.021%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.088% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 27
UK median annual salary £41,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £42,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,500 £55,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -17.00% +5.26% +32.87%

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 18,092 21,564 21,791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.21% 13.18% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13,521 16,361 16,152
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 21 October 2019.

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 21 October 2019. 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 +100 16 £41,500 -17.00% 18
UK excluding London +52 16 £41,500 -17.00% 18
South West +21 9 £41,500 -17.00% 5
West Midlands +26 6 £40,000 +6.67% 7
Midlands +25 6 £40,000 +6.67% 8
North East - 1 £45,000 -
North of England - 1 £45,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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 16 (100.00%) C
1 16 (100.00%) MISRA
2 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
3 9 (56.25%) Automotive
4 8 (50.00%) Degree
5 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
5 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
5 7 (43.75%) Validation
5 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
6 6 (37.50%) Linux
6 6 (37.50%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (31.25%) Requirements Engineering
7 5 (31.25%) System Testing
7 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
7 5 (31.25%) ECSS
7 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (31.25%) C++
7 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
7 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
7 5 (31.25%) Device Driver
7 5 (31.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (31.25%) Xilinx
7 5 (31.25%) Requirements Management
8 4 (25.00%) UML
8 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
8 4 (25.00%) V-Model
8 4 (25.00%) FlexRay
8 4 (25.00%) Software Architecture
9 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) FlexRay
2 3 (18.75%) SpaceWire
3 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
3 3 (18.75%) CANoe
4 2 (12.50%) Subversion
5 1 (6.25%) JIRA
5 1 (6.25%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (6.25%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (6.25%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 9 (56.25%) Automotive
2 2 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 13 (81.25%) Embedded Engineer
3 12 (75.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Principal Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Principal Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Embedded C Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (31.25%) Device Driver
1 5 (31.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (18.75%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (6.25%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (43.75%) Validation
3 6 (37.50%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
4 5 (31.25%) Requirements Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) Requirements Management
4 5 (31.25%) System Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 4 (25.00%) UML
5 4 (25.00%) V-Model
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
7 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
8 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
8 1 (6.25%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C
2 6 (37.50%) Embedded C
3 5 (31.25%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 2 (12.50%) CIPD
5 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (100.00%) MISRA
2 5 (31.25%) ECSS
3 1 (6.25%) Def Stans
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Xilinx
2 1 (6.25%) IBM