Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MISRA C
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1140 1204 1252
Rank change year-on-year +64 +48 +59
Permanent jobs citing MISRA C 37 37 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.019% 0.021%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.17% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 27 29 46
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +16.88% -12.50%
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £55,500 £48,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +35.71% -9.09% -14.44%

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 21849 25080 27828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.49% 13.07% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16225 19848 21997
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +63 37 £47,500 +5.56% 7
UK excluding London +55 30 £47,500 +35.71% 6
South East +84 12 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Midlands +36 12 £47,500 +35.71% 4
West Midlands +36 10 £46,250 +2.78% 3
London +21 7 £45,000 - 1
South West +13 5 £43,750 - 1
East Midlands +32 2 £53,750 +53.57% 1
East of England +14 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 37 (100.00%) MISRA
2 32 (86.49%) C
3 29 (78.38%) Software Engineering
4 25 (67.57%) C++
5 16 (43.24%) Embedded C
6 13 (35.14%) Linux
7 12 (32.43%) Degree
8 11 (29.73%) Electronics
9 10 (27.03%) VxWorks
10 9 (24.32%) Embedded C++
10 9 (24.32%) C#
10 9 (24.32%) Data Management
10 9 (24.32%) Algorithms
10 9 (24.32%) Embedded Linux
11 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
12 7 (18.92%) Automotive
12 7 (18.92%) UML
12 7 (18.92%) JIRA
12 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
13 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
13 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
13 6 (16.22%) Rational DOORS
13 6 (16.22%) Windows
13 6 (16.22%) Firmware
14 5 (13.51%) IBM
14 5 (13.51%) Aerospace
14 5 (13.51%) Validation
14 5 (13.51%) Rational Rhapsody
14 5 (13.51%) Computer Science Degree

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 3 (8.11%) Doxygen
2 2 (5.41%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.41%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.70%) 4G
3 1 (2.70%) GPRS
3 1 (2.70%) GSM
3 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.70%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) JIRA
2 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.22%) Rational DOORS
3 5 (13.51%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (8.11%) Subversion
5 2 (5.41%) VectorCAST
5 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.70%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (29.73%) Electronics
2 7 (18.92%) Automotive
2 7 (18.92%) Telecoms
3 5 (13.51%) Aerospace
4 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (67.57%) Software Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Embedded Engineer
2 11 (29.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) Senior Software Engineer
4 9 (24.32%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Design Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Electronics Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Firmware Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Development Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Electronics Design Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Architect
8 2 (5.41%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Firmware Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Design Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Software Development Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
1 4 (10.81%) Middleware
2 2 (5.41%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Algorithms
2 6 (16.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) CAN bus
4 1 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Linux
2 10 (27.03%) VxWorks
3 9 (24.32%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (16.22%) Windows
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) Software Engineering
2 9 (24.32%) Data Management
3 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.92%) UML
4 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Validation
6 4 (10.81%) Multithreaded Programming
6 4 (10.81%) Multithreading
6 4 (10.81%) SDLC
6 4 (10.81%) Software Architecture
7 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.11%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (8.11%) Integration Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Mechatronics
7 3 (8.11%) QMS
7 3 (8.11%) Requirements Management
7 3 (8.11%) Schematic Capture
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
8 2 (5.41%) Project Management
8 2 (5.41%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) C
2 25 (67.57%) C++
3 16 (43.24%) Embedded C
4 9 (24.32%) C#
4 9 (24.32%) Embedded C++
5 2 (5.41%) Ada
5 2 (5.41%) MATLAB
5 2 (5.41%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.70%) Java
6 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (100.00%) MISRA
2 3 (8.11%) IEC 62304
2 3 (8.11%) ISO 13485
2 3 (8.11%) ISO 26262
3 2 (5.41%) DO-178B
3 2 (5.41%) ISO 9001
3 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 1 (2.70%) Def Stans
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) IBM
2 3 (8.11%) EMC
3 1 (2.70%) QNX