Period
to 30 October 2020

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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MISRA C
UK
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 684 1049 1150
Rank change year-on-year +365 +101 +25
Permanent jobs citing MISRA C 7 16 28
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.012% 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.089% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 17
Median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -17.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £50,250 £63,750 £56,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% -17.00% +5.26%

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 5,909 17,914 21,767
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.82% 13.07% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4,613 13,470 16,454
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,125 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

MISRA C
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing MISRA C as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for MISRA C in the UK

MISRA C
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MISRA C.

Salary trend for MISRA C in the UK

MISRA C
Top 8 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 30 October 2020. 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 +359 7 £45,000 +8.43% 3
UK excluding London +319 7 £45,000 +8.43% 4
Midlands +116 5 £45,000 +12.50% 1
West Midlands +106 5 £45,000 +12.50%
North of England +165 1 £45,000 - 1
North East +19 1 £45,000 - 1
Work from Home - 1 £45,000 -
East of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, 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 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) Firmware
1 7 (100.00%) Automotive
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) ISO 26262
1 7 (100.00%) MISRA
2 6 (85.71%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (85.71%) FlexRay
2 6 (85.71%) Simulink
2 6 (85.71%) Electronics
3 5 (71.43%) Validation
3 5 (71.43%) UML
3 5 (71.43%) TargetLink
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) SysML
3 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 5 (71.43%) Systems Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) Control Theory
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
5 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
5 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (14.29%) State Machine
5 1 (14.29%) CPLD
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) IEC 61508

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 6 (85.71%) Simulink
2 5 (71.43%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) FlexRay
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (100.00%) Automotive
2 6 (85.71%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) CPLD
2 1 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (14.29%) State Machine
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Control Theory
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
2 5 (71.43%) SysML
2 5 (71.43%) Systems Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) UML
2 5 (71.43%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded C
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
3 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) ISO 26262
1 7 (100.00%) MISRA
2 1 (14.29%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Firmware