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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Motor Industry Software Reliability Association (MISRA)
UK
Rank 838 930 938
Rank change year-on-year +92 +8  
Permanent jobs citing MISRA 22 26 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.025% 0.026%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 26
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £43,250
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

MISRA 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 10193 13618 13349
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.14% 13.17% 12.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8039 10773 10320
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
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MISRA in the UK

MISRA
Top 26 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 3 months to 26 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 +102 19 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Midlands +43 7 £41,000 -
South West +18 5 £45,000 +2.85%
Bristol +7 5 £45,000 -
South East +57 2 £47,500 +18.75%
Warwickshire +29 2 £41,000 -
South Wales +12 2 £38,750 +19.23%
Derbyshire +8 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Wales +6 2 £38,750 +19.23%
Derby +5 2 £47,500 +35.71%
East Midlands -1 2 £47,500 +35.71%
London - 2 £50,000 -
Surrey - 2 £47,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 £40,000 -
Nuneaton - 2 £41,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £41,500 -
Worcester - 2 £40,000 -
Cardiff +8 1 £32,500 -
Coventry - 1 £42,500 -
Caerphilly - 1 £45,000 -
Manchester - 1 £50,000 -
Dundee - 1 £47,500 -
Farnham - 1 £50,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £45,000 -
North West - 1 £50,000 - 1
Scotland - 1 £47,500 -

MISRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing MISRA 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.

1 51 (92.73%) Software Engineering
2 50 (90.91%) C
3 40 (72.73%) C++
4 35 (63.64%) Embedded C
5 23 (41.82%) Windows
6 21 (38.18%) Automotive
7 20 (36.36%) C#
7 20 (36.36%) Embedded C++
8 19 (34.55%) MISRA C
9 17 (30.91%) Computer Science
10 16 (29.09%) Degree
11 15 (27.27%) Python
12 14 (25.45%) Electronics
12 14 (25.45%) Security Cleared
13 13 (23.64%) Perl
14 12 (21.82%) Multithreaded Programming
14 12 (21.82%) Linux
14 12 (21.82%) Multithreading
14 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
15 11 (20.00%) Ruby
15 11 (20.00%) DV Cleared
15 11 (20.00%) Aerospace
15 11 (20.00%) UML
15 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
15 11 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
16 10 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
16 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
16 10 (18.18%) IPv6
16 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
16 10 (18.18%) Groovy

MISRA
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 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.73%) Simulink
3 6 (10.91%) Stateflow
4 1 (1.82%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (18.18%) IPv6
2 10 (18.18%) Network Security
3 1 (1.82%) FlexRay
3 1 (1.82%) HTTP
3 1 (1.82%) Modbus
3 1 (1.82%) Profibus
3 1 (1.82%) RS-232
3 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Rational DOORS
1 7 (12.73%) Rational Rhapsody
2 6 (10.91%) CANoe
3 5 (9.09%) VectorCAST
4 4 (7.27%) PVCS
4 4 (7.27%) Subversion
5 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.82%) JIRA
7 1 (1.82%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.82%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (38.18%) Automotive
2 14 (25.45%) Electronics
3 11 (20.00%) Aerospace
4 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.45%) Military
6 2 (3.64%) Finance
7 1 (1.82%) Games
7 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (78.18%) Software Engineer
2 34 (61.82%) Embedded Engineer
2 34 (61.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 17 (30.91%) C++ Software Engineer
4 14 (25.45%) C Software Engineer
5 13 (23.64%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 12 (21.82%) Embedded C Engineer
6 12 (21.82%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 11 (20.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 11 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 11 (20.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 11 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 11 (20.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Software Verification Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) Verification Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Control Software Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Software Test Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Test Engineer
10 3 (5.45%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) .NET
2 2 (3.64%) POCO
3 1 (1.82%) Ajax
3 1 (1.82%) JSF
3 1 (1.82%) JSON
3 1 (1.82%) OpenGL
3 1 (1.82%) Qt
3 1 (1.82%) WPF
3 1 (1.82%) XML
3 1 (1.82%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.91%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.55%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.64%) CAN bus
4 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.82%) Windows
2 12 (21.82%) Linux
3 10 (18.18%) Android
3 10 (18.18%) Mac OS
4 6 (10.91%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 3 (5.45%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.82%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (92.73%) Software Engineering
2 12 (21.82%) Multithreaded Programming
2 12 (21.82%) Multithreading
3 11 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 11 (20.00%) UML
4 10 (18.18%) Cryptography
4 10 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (16.36%) SDLC
6 8 (14.55%) Validation
7 4 (7.27%) Functional Testing
7 4 (7.27%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.45%) OOD
8 3 (5.45%) Software Architecture
8 3 (5.45%) SysML
8 3 (5.45%) V-Model
9 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.64%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
9 2 (3.64%) Mechatronics
9 2 (3.64%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 50 (90.91%) C
2 40 (72.73%) C++
3 35 (63.64%) Embedded C
4 20 (36.36%) C#
4 20 (36.36%) Embedded C++
5 15 (27.27%) Python
6 13 (23.64%) Perl
7 11 (20.00%) Ruby
8 10 (18.18%) Bash Shell
8 10 (18.18%) Groovy
9 8 (14.55%) MATLAB
10 4 (7.27%) Java
11 2 (3.64%) Ada
11 2 (3.64%) PHP
12 1 (1.82%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.82%) Fortran
12 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) Degree
2 14 (25.45%) Security Cleared
3 12 (21.82%) SC Cleared
4 11 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.64%) HNC
5 2 (3.64%) HND
5 2 (3.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (34.55%) MISRA C
2 10 (18.18%) JTAG
3 6 (10.91%) IEC 61508
4 4 (7.27%) Def Stans
4 4 (7.27%) ISO26262
5 3 (5.45%) DO-178B
6 1 (1.82%) DO-254
6 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 12207
6 1 (1.82%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) Green Hills
3 4 (7.27%) IBM
3 4 (7.27%) Renesas
3 4 (7.27%) Rockwell
4 2 (3.64%) QNX
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago