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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
MISRA C
UK
Rank 848 936 938
Rank change year-on-year +88 +2  
Permanent jobs citing MISRA C 9 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.012% 0.020%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.087% 0.088% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 19
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £45,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50%  

MISRA C is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 10309 13583 13262
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.13% 13.19% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8134 10744 10245
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  

MISRA C
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing MISRA C as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +95 7 £45,000 +28.57%
South West - 4 £43,750 -
Bristol - 4 £43,750 -
South East +61 2 £47,500 +11.76%
South Wales +12 2 £38,750 +19.23%
Wales +5 2 £38,750 +19.23%
Surrey - 2 £47,500 -
West Midlands +27 1 £40,000 -
Cardiff +9 1 £32,500 -
Farnham - 1 £50,000 -
Caerphilly - 1 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 -

MISRA C
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 18 (100.00%) MISRA
2 15 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 15 (83.33%) C
3 13 (72.22%) C++
4 10 (55.56%) UML
5 9 (50.00%) Degree
6 8 (44.44%) Aerospace
7 7 (38.89%) Automotive
7 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
7 7 (38.89%) Rational DOORS
7 7 (38.89%) Rational Rhapsody
8 6 (33.33%) Electronics
9 5 (27.78%) Validation
9 5 (27.78%) Windows
9 5 (27.78%) C#
10 4 (22.22%) Def Stans
10 4 (22.22%) SDLC
10 4 (22.22%) IEC 61508
10 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
10 4 (22.22%) Java
10 4 (22.22%) IBM
10 4 (22.22%) Embedded C
10 4 (22.22%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
11 3 (16.67%) Military
11 3 (16.67%) MATLAB
11 3 (16.67%) Embedded C++
11 3 (16.67%) .NET
11 3 (16.67%) OOD
11 3 (16.67%) Software Architecture

MISRA C
Top Related 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 2 (11.11%) Simulink
2 1 (5.56%) Stateflow
2 1 (5.56%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) FlexRay
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) Modbus
1 1 (5.56%) Profibus
1 1 (5.56%) RS-232
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Rational DOORS
1 7 (38.89%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) CANoe
3 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.56%) NetBeans
3 1 (5.56%) VectorCAST
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Aerospace
2 7 (38.89%) Automotive
3 6 (33.33%) Electronics
4 3 (16.67%) Military
5 1 (5.56%) Finance
5 1 (5.56%) Games
5 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Software Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Embedded Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) C Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Principal Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Software Verification Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SysML Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) POCO
3 1 (5.56%) Ajax
3 1 (5.56%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) OpenGL
3 1 (5.56%) Qt
3 1 (5.56%) WPF
3 1 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 2 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) VxWorks
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 10 (55.56%) UML
3 5 (27.78%) Validation
4 4 (22.22%) SDLC
4 4 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 3 (16.67%) OOD
5 3 (16.67%) Software Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
6 2 (11.11%) Mechatronics
6 2 (11.11%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Multithreaded Programming
6 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 2 (11.11%) Physics
6 2 (11.11%) SysML
6 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Black-Box Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C
2 13 (72.22%) C++
3 5 (27.78%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) Embedded C
4 4 (22.22%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) Embedded C++
5 3 (16.67%) MATLAB
6 2 (11.11%) Python
7 1 (5.56%) Ada
7 1 (5.56%) Assembly Language
7 1 (5.56%) Fortran
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.56%) Perl
7 1 (5.56%) Ruby
7 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (100.00%) MISRA
2 4 (22.22%) Def Stans
2 4 (22.22%) IEC 61508
3 3 (16.67%) ISO26262
4 1 (5.56%) DO-178B
4 1 (5.56%) ISO13485
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (11.11%) Green Hills
3 1 (5.56%) QNX