Period
to 23 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for MISRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MISRA over the 6 months to 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Motor Industry Software Reliability Association (MISRA)
UK
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1096 1143 1136
Rank change year-on-year +47 -7 +87
Permanent jobs citing MISRA 30 68 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.038% 0.031%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.14% 0.30% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 26 62 51
UK median annual salary £45,000 £48,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.22% +15.48% +3.70%
10th Percentile £34,875 £39,038 £32,500
90th Percentile £55,250 £62,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £48,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.06% +16.87% +3.11%

MISRA 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 20,699 22,585 21,070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.85% 12.76% 12.25%
Number of salaries quoted 15,097 17,593 16,663
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% -2.35%

MISRA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for MISRA in the UK

MISRA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MISRA.

Salary trend for MISRA in the UK

MISRA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MISRA over the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

Salary histogram for MISRA in the UK

MISRA
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MISRA within the UK over the 6 months to 23 March 2019. 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 +55 28 £45,000 -7.22% 3
UK excluding London +49 21 £49,500 +2.06% 3
Midlands +44 12 £45,000 -12.20% 1
West Midlands +26 11 £47,250 -5.50% 1
London +53 9 £42,500 -29.17%
South East +23 3 £50,000 - 1
East of England +63 2 - -
North of England +47 1 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands +36 1 £37,500 -33.33%
Wales +22 1 £32,500 -23.08%
South West +6 1 £56,000 +15.46%
North West - 1 £40,000 -
Scotland - 1 £57,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, IT jobs citing MISRA 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.

1 29 (96.67%) C
2 28 (93.33%) Software Engineering
3 21 (70.00%) C++
4 20 (66.67%) MISRA C
5 13 (43.33%) C#
6 12 (40.00%) Automotive
6 12 (40.00%) UML
7 11 (36.67%) Embedded C
7 11 (36.67%) JSF
8 10 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
8 10 (33.33%) DO-178B
9 9 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
9 9 (30.00%) SysML
9 9 (30.00%) Ada
10 7 (23.33%) Ethernet
10 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
11 6 (20.00%) Windows
12 5 (16.67%) Software Architecture
13 4 (13.33%) V-Model
13 4 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
13 4 (13.33%) Degree
13 4 (13.33%) Embedded Software Development
13 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
13 4 (13.33%) Algorithms
13 4 (13.33%) FlexRay
13 4 (13.33%) ISO 26262
13 4 (13.33%) Python
13 4 (13.33%) Simulink
13 4 (13.33%) Electronics

MISRA
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 4 (13.33%) Simulink
2 2 (6.67%) Stateflow
3 1 (3.33%) Doxygen
3 1 (3.33%) TargetLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Ethernet
2 4 (13.33%) FlexRay
3 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.33%) HTTP
4 1 (3.33%) Internet
4 1 (3.33%) MQTT
4 1 (3.33%) Profibus
4 1 (3.33%) RS-232
4 1 (3.33%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) LabVIEW
3 1 (3.33%) Polyspace
3 1 (3.33%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (3.33%) Rational Team Concert
3 1 (3.33%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (3.33%) VectorCAST
General
1 12 (40.00%) Automotive
2 4 (13.33%) Electronics
3 2 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Avionics
4 1 (3.33%) German Language
4 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Software Engineer
2 13 (43.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 13 (43.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 10 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (26.67%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Automotive Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Lead Software Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Product Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) JSF
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) Middleware
3 2 (6.67%) WPF
4 1 (3.33%) Ajax
4 1 (3.33%) JSON
4 1 (3.33%) Qt
4 1 (3.33%) REST
4 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.67%) Robotics
3 1 (3.33%) CPLD
3 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.33%) Renewable Energy
3 1 (3.33%) Verilog
3 1 (3.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) FreeRTOS
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) VxWorks
4 1 (3.33%) SafeRTOS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Software Engineering
2 12 (40.00%) UML
3 10 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
4 9 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (30.00%) SysML
5 5 (16.67%) Software Architecture
6 4 (13.33%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (13.33%) Software Testing
6 4 (13.33%) V-Model
7 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.67%) SDLC
7 2 (6.67%) Static Code Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.33%) Defensive Programming
8 1 (3.33%) High Availability
8 1 (3.33%) MVVM
8 1 (3.33%) QMS
8 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) C
2 21 (70.00%) C++
3 13 (43.33%) C#
4 11 (36.67%) Embedded C
5 9 (30.00%) Ada
6 4 (13.33%) Python
7 3 (10.00%) Assembly Language
7 3 (10.00%) Embedded C++
7 3 (10.00%) MATLAB
8 2 (6.67%) Java
8 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.33%) Fortran
9 1 (3.33%) Perl
9 1 (3.33%) R
9 1 (3.33%) Ruby
9 1 (3.33%) SQL
9 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
9 1 (3.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) Degree
3 3 (10.00%) CIPD
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (66.67%) MISRA C
2 10 (33.33%) DO-178B
3 9 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 4 (13.33%) ISO 26262
5 3 (10.00%) IEC 62304
6 2 (6.67%) IEC 61508
7 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) IBM
1 1 (3.33%) MathWorks
1 1 (3.33%) Renesas