Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Motor Industry Software Reliability Association (MISRA)
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1097 1118 1155
Rank change year-on-year +21 +37 +67
Permanent jobs citing MISRA 36 86 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.048% 0.039%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.17% 0.38% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 27 68 63
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +9.20% +8.75%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £30,450
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,000 £51,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +6.25%

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 21,608 22,522 23,666
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.53% 12.53% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16,141 17,022 18,736
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
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% - -

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for MISRA in the UK

MISRA
Top 10 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 13 December 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
England -3 30 £50,000 +5.26% 35
UK excluding London +10 28 £50,000 +5.26% 39
South East +16 10 £50,000 - 12
London +56 8 £45,000 -30.77% 1
Midlands +13 7 £45,750 +5.17% 13
West Midlands 0 7 £45,750 +6.40% 12
Scotland +6 5 - - 2
South West +7 3 £65,000 +34.02% 6
East of England +23 2 - - 2
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 34 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 30 (83.33%) C
3 27 (75.00%) C++
4 19 (52.78%) MISRA C
5 17 (47.22%) Systems Engineering
6 14 (38.89%) UML
7 13 (36.11%) Electronics
8 12 (33.33%) Embedded C
8 12 (33.33%) SysML
8 12 (33.33%) Degree
9 10 (27.78%) DO-178B
9 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (27.78%) JSF
9 10 (27.78%) C#
9 10 (27.78%) Automotive
10 9 (25.00%) Ada
10 9 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
11 8 (22.22%) ISO 26262
11 8 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 12207
12 7 (19.44%) Embedded C++
13 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
13 6 (16.67%) Linux
13 6 (16.67%) R
13 6 (16.67%) IEC 61508
14 5 (13.89%) OpenCL
14 5 (13.89%) Renesas
14 5 (13.89%) People Management
14 5 (13.89%) Machine Learning
14 5 (13.89%) LLVM

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 2 (5.56%) Simulink
2 1 (2.78%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.78%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.78%) FlexRay
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) Modbus
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Clang
2 1 (2.78%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.78%) CMake
2 1 (2.78%) CppUnit
2 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.78%) GDB
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Hudson
2 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) Polyspace
2 1 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) VectorCAST
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (36.11%) Electronics
2 10 (27.78%) Automotive
3 5 (13.89%) Games
4 4 (11.11%) Aerospace
4 4 (11.11%) Avionics
5 1 (2.78%) German Language
5 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Software Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Embedded Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) C# Software Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Automotive Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.78%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) JSF
2 5 (13.89%) LLVM
2 5 (13.89%) OpenCL
2 5 (13.89%) TensorFlow
2 5 (13.89%) Vulkan
3 1 (2.78%) HTML
3 1 (2.78%) WPF
3 1 (2.78%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) XML Schema
3 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) GPGPU
1 5 (13.89%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.56%) CAN bus
2 2 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (5.56%) Robotics
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.78%) Industry 4.0
3 1 (2.78%) Life Science
3 1 (2.78%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (11.11%) VxWorks
3 2 (5.56%) FreeRTOS
3 2 (5.56%) SafeRTOS
4 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (94.44%) Software Engineering
2 17 (47.22%) Systems Engineering
3 14 (38.89%) UML
4 12 (33.33%) SysML
5 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 5 (13.89%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (13.89%) Computer Vision
8 5 (13.89%) FMEA
8 5 (13.89%) Kanban
8 5 (13.89%) Linear Algebra
8 5 (13.89%) Machine Learning
8 5 (13.89%) Open Source
8 5 (13.89%) Parallel Programming
8 5 (13.89%) People Management
8 5 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (13.89%) Requirements Management
8 5 (13.89%) Scrum
8 5 (13.89%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) C
2 27 (75.00%) C++
3 12 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 10 (27.78%) C#
5 9 (25.00%) Ada
6 7 (19.44%) Embedded C++
7 6 (16.67%) R
8 2 (5.56%) MATLAB
8 2 (5.56%) Python
9 1 (2.78%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.78%) SQL
9 1 (2.78%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Degree
2 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (52.78%) MISRA C
2 10 (27.78%) DO-178B
3 8 (22.22%) ISO 26262
3 8 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 6 (16.67%) IEC 61508
5 1 (2.78%) IEC 62304
5 1 (2.78%) JTAG
5 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Renesas