Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MISRA C
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1119 1144 1202
Rank change year-on-year +25 +58 +75
Permanent jobs citing MISRA C 29 37 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.021% 0.019%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.13% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 28
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +21.62%
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,500 £48,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £35,750
% change year-on-year +5.26% +32.87% -3.38%

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 21,613 21,688 25,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.14% 12.40% 13.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16,405 16,089 19,800
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram 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 18 October 2018. 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
UK excluding London +11 25 £50,000 +5.26% 14
England +18 24 £50,000 +5.26% 13
West Midlands +31 8 £37,500 -18.92% 5
Midlands +13 8 £37,500 -21.05% 5
South East +5 7 £50,000 - 3
South West -5 5 £50,000 +14.29%
Scotland - 5 - -
London +34 4 £45,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 29 (100.00%) MISRA
2 24 (82.76%) C
3 23 (79.31%) Electronics
4 21 (72.41%) C++
5 19 (65.52%) Linux
5 19 (65.52%) Embedded C
6 16 (55.17%) Degree
7 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
8 11 (37.93%) DO-178B
8 11 (37.93%) Automotive
8 11 (37.93%) C#
8 11 (37.93%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (27.59%) UML
9 8 (27.59%) Ada
10 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
10 7 (24.14%) Bluetooth
10 7 (24.14%) VxWorks
10 7 (24.14%) Embedded C++
10 7 (24.14%) Embedded Linux
10 7 (24.14%) Secure Coding
10 7 (24.14%) Embedded Software Development
11 5 (17.24%) ISO 26262
11 5 (17.24%) TensorFlow
11 5 (17.24%) Def Stans
11 5 (17.24%) FMEA
11 5 (17.24%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (17.24%) Vulkan
11 5 (17.24%) Computer Vision

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 (3.45%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Junos
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
2 5 (17.24%) Clang
2 5 (17.24%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.45%) NetBeans
3 1 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.45%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 23 (79.31%) Electronics
2 11 (37.93%) Automotive
3 5 (17.24%) Games
4 4 (13.79%) Aerospace
4 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Software Engineer
2 19 (65.52%) Embedded Engineer
2 19 (65.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Electronics Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (24.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) C Software Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Ada Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Embedded C Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) LLVM
1 5 (17.24%) OpenCL
1 5 (17.24%) TensorFlow
1 5 (17.24%) Vulkan
2 4 (13.79%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Computer Science
2 5 (17.24%) GPGPU
2 5 (17.24%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (6.90%) Industry 4.0
3 2 (6.90%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Embedded Linux
2 7 (24.14%) VxWorks
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) UML
4 7 (24.14%) Embedded Software Development
4 7 (24.14%) Secure Coding
5 5 (17.24%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (17.24%) Computer Vision
5 5 (17.24%) FMEA
5 5 (17.24%) Kanban
5 5 (17.24%) Linear Algebra
5 5 (17.24%) Machine Learning
5 5 (17.24%) Open Source
5 5 (17.24%) Parallel Programming
5 5 (17.24%) People Management
5 5 (17.24%) Requirements Management
5 5 (17.24%) Scrum
6 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Memory Management
6 4 (13.79%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) C
2 21 (72.41%) C++
3 19 (65.52%) Embedded C
4 11 (37.93%) C#
5 8 (27.59%) Ada
6 7 (24.14%) Embedded C++
7 5 (17.24%) R
8 4 (13.79%) Assembly Language
9 1 (3.45%) Java
9 1 (3.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Degree
2 11 (37.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (100.00%) MISRA
2 11 (37.93%) DO-178B
3 5 (17.24%) Def Stans
3 5 (17.24%) IEC 61508
3 5 (17.24%) ISO 26262
4 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 12207
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Renesas
2 4 (13.79%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Juniper