Period
to 23 March 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 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MISRA C
UK
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1106 1183 1172
Rank change year-on-year +77 -11 +88
Permanent jobs citing MISRA C 20 28 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.016% 0.010%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.097% 0.12% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 15
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +20.48% +3.75%
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,100 £33,500
90th Percentile £54,150 £64,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £50,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year -1.00% +21.21% +3.13%

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 20,699 22,585 21,070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.85% 12.76% 12.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15,097 17,593 16,663
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% -2.35%

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 23 March 2019.

Salary histogram for MISRA C in the UK

MISRA C
Top 11 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 23 March 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 +85 18 £45,000 -12.20% 2
UK excluding London +75 11 £49,500 -1.00% 2
London +57 9 £42,500 -22.73%
Midlands +44 5 £49,500 -13.91%
West Midlands +26 5 £49,500 -12.00%
South East +33 2 £50,000 - 1
North of England +50 1 £40,000 -23.81% 1
Wales +22 1 £32,500 -23.08%
South West +20 1 £56,000 -
North West - 1 £40,000 -
Scotland - 1 £57,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 20 (100.00%) MISRA
2 19 (95.00%) C
2 19 (95.00%) Software Engineering
3 14 (70.00%) C++
4 12 (60.00%) C#
5 11 (55.00%) UML
6 10 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
6 10 (50.00%) DO-178B
7 9 (45.00%) JSF
7 9 (45.00%) Ada
7 9 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 9 (45.00%) SysML
7 9 (45.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (30.00%) Automotive
10 5 (25.00%) Windows
10 5 (25.00%) Embedded C
10 5 (25.00%) Software Architecture
11 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
11 4 (20.00%) V-Model
11 4 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (20.00%) Algorithms
11 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
12 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
12 3 (15.00%) Middleware
12 3 (15.00%) .NET
12 3 (15.00%) Electronics
12 3 (15.00%) Degree
12 3 (15.00%) CIPD
12 3 (15.00%) FlexRay

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 (5.00%) Doxygen
1 1 (5.00%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (15.00%) FlexRay
2 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) HTTP
3 1 (5.00%) Profibus
3 1 (5.00%) RS-232
3 1 (5.00%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) LabVIEW
3 1 (5.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (5.00%) Rational Team Concert
3 1 (5.00%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 6 (30.00%) Automotive
2 3 (15.00%) Electronics
3 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.00%) Avionics
4 1 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Software Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Principal Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Product Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) JSF
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) Middleware
3 2 (10.00%) WPF
4 1 (5.00%) Ajax
4 1 (5.00%) JSON
4 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.00%) CPLD
2 1 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.00%) Renewable Energy
2 1 (5.00%) Verilog
2 1 (5.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) FreeRTOS
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) SafeRTOS
3 1 (5.00%) VxWorks
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (55.00%) UML
3 10 (50.00%) Systems Engineering
4 9 (45.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (45.00%) SysML
5 5 (25.00%) Software Architecture
6 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (20.00%) V-Model
7 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
8 1 (5.00%) Code Coverage
8 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
8 1 (5.00%) Defensive Programming
8 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (5.00%) MVVM
8 1 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (5.00%) OOD
8 1 (5.00%) QMS
8 1 (5.00%) Requirements Management
8 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) C
2 14 (70.00%) C++
3 12 (60.00%) C#
4 9 (45.00%) Ada
5 5 (25.00%) Embedded C
6 2 (10.00%) Assembly Language
6 2 (10.00%) Java
6 2 (10.00%) MATLAB
7 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
7 1 (5.00%) Fortran
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.00%) Python
7 1 (5.00%) Ruby
7 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) CIPD
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (100.00%) MISRA
2 10 (50.00%) DO-178B
3 9 (45.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 2 (10.00%) IEC 61508
4 2 (10.00%) IEC 62304
5 1 (5.00%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) IBM