Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

MISRA C
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1158 1223 1255
Rank change year-on-year +65 +32 +55
Permanent jobs citing MISRA C 25 41 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.021% 0.019%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 36 41
UK median annual salary £45,000 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.14% -9.38% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £51,250
UK excluding London median annual 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 21586 26020 28106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.20% 13.19% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16162 20655 22074
UK median annual salary £48,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.78% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +67 23 £45,000 +25.00% 4
UK excluding London +62 23 £45,000 +28.57% 3
West Midlands +26 7 £46,250 +2.78%
Midlands +13 7 £46,250 +32.14%
South West +6 7 £42,500 -
South East +72 6 £50,000 +8.11% 2
London +26 2 £45,000 - 1
Wales - 2 £38,750 -
East of England -1 1 £45,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 25 (100.00%) MISRA
2 24 (96.00%) C
3 20 (80.00%) Software Engineering
4 16 (64.00%) C++
5 15 (60.00%) Degree
6 12 (48.00%) Rational DOORS
6 12 (48.00%) UML
7 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
8 8 (32.00%) Rational Rhapsody
8 8 (32.00%) SDLC
8 8 (32.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (28.00%) Java
9 7 (28.00%) IBM
9 7 (28.00%) Electronics
10 6 (24.00%) Aerospace
10 6 (24.00%) Automotive
10 6 (24.00%) Validation
10 6 (24.00%) Embedded C
10 6 (24.00%) C#
10 6 (24.00%) Def Stans
11 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
11 5 (20.00%) VxWorks
12 4 (16.00%) Windows
12 4 (16.00%) Linux
12 4 (16.00%) SysML
12 4 (16.00%) ISO 26262
13 3 (12.00%) IEC 62304
13 3 (12.00%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (12.00%) Mechatronics
13 3 (12.00%) Algorithms

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 2 (8.00%) Simulink
2 1 (4.00%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (32.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.00%) NetBeans
3 2 (8.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) LabVIEW
4 1 (4.00%) VectorCAST
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (28.00%) Electronics
2 6 (24.00%) Aerospace
2 6 (24.00%) Automotive
3 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Principal Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Lead Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) JSF
2 1 (4.00%) Ajax
2 1 (4.00%) JSON
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) POCO
2 1 (4.00%) WPF
2 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) VxWorks
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (48.00%) UML
3 8 (32.00%) SDLC
4 6 (24.00%) Validation
5 5 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 4 (16.00%) SysML
7 3 (12.00%) Data Management
7 3 (12.00%) Mechatronics
8 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.00%) Defensive Programming
8 2 (8.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
8 2 (8.00%) OOD
8 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.00%) Project Management
8 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (4.00%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (4.00%) Multithreaded Programming
9 1 (4.00%) Power Management
9 1 (4.00%) Programme Delivery
9 1 (4.00%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) C
2 16 (64.00%) C++
3 7 (28.00%) Java
4 6 (24.00%) C#
4 6 (24.00%) Embedded C
5 3 (12.00%) Embedded C++
5 3 (12.00%) MATLAB
6 2 (8.00%) Ada
6 2 (8.00%) Assembly Language
6 2 (8.00%) Python
7 1 (4.00%) Fortran
7 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Degree
2 8 (32.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (8.00%) PhD
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (100.00%) MISRA
2 6 (24.00%) Def Stans
3 4 (16.00%) ISO 26262
4 3 (12.00%) DO-178B
4 3 (12.00%) IEC 61508
4 3 (12.00%) IEC 62304
5 2 (8.00%) ISO 13485
5 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
6 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) IBM
2 1 (4.00%) EMC
2 1 (4.00%) Green Hills
2 1 (4.00%) QNX