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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Motor Industry Software Reliability Association (MISRA)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 860 895 940
Rank change year-on-year +35 +45  
Permanent jobs citing MISRA 23 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.028% 0.032%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.22% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 31
Median salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,500 £43,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 10532 12863 14134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.97% 13.06% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7952 10270 11137
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for MISRA in the UK

MISRA
Top 22 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 24 June 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 +47 23 £43,750 -2.77% 4
West Midlands +14 7 £41,000 -4.09% 1
South West +13 6 £42,500 -
Bristol - 6 £42,500 -
East of England +3 5 £47,500 -17.39% 1
London +25 3 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Coventry -6 3 £45,000 +25.00%
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
Warwickshire +11 2 £41,000 -21.90%
Essex +3 2 £47,500 -
Croydon - 2 £50,000 -
Stevenage - 2 - -
Nuneaton - 2 £41,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £40,000 -
South East +42 1 - -
Uxbridge -1 1 £45,000 -
Chelmsford -16 1 £52,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Banbury - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 41 (91.11%) C
2 38 (84.44%) C++
2 38 (84.44%) Software Engineering
3 20 (44.44%) Embedded C
4 19 (42.22%) Degree
4 19 (42.22%) Computer Science
5 18 (40.00%) MISRA C
6 15 (33.33%) Automotive
7 14 (31.11%) UML
7 14 (31.11%) Aerospace
8 12 (26.67%) Windows
8 12 (26.67%) Electronics
8 12 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree
8 12 (26.67%) SDLC
9 10 (22.22%) C#
9 10 (22.22%) Embedded C++
9 10 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
9 10 (22.22%) Rational Rhapsody
10 9 (20.00%) IBM
11 8 (17.78%) Python
11 8 (17.78%) Java
11 8 (17.78%) Def Stans
12 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
12 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
12 7 (15.56%) Linux
12 7 (15.56%) MATLAB
13 6 (13.33%) Simulink
13 6 (13.33%) Software Testing
13 6 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
14 5 (11.11%) Renesas

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 6 (13.33%) Simulink
2 5 (11.11%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.67%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.44%) HTTP
3 2 (4.44%) IPv6
3 2 (4.44%) Modbus
3 2 (4.44%) Network Security
4 1 (2.22%) Profibus
4 1 (2.22%) RS-232
4 1 (2.22%) RS-485
4 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
1 10 (22.22%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.67%) JIRA
2 3 (6.67%) Subversion
3 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.44%) LabVIEW
3 2 (4.44%) NetBeans
3 2 (4.44%) PVCS
4 1 (2.22%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.22%) CMake
4 1 (2.22%) CppUnit
4 1 (2.22%) GCC
4 1 (2.22%) GDB
4 1 (2.22%) GNU Toolchain
4 1 (2.22%) Hudson
4 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (33.33%) Automotive
2 14 (31.11%) Aerospace
3 12 (26.67%) Electronics
4 5 (11.11%) Finance
5 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
6 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
7 2 (4.44%) Military
8 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 17 (37.78%) Embedded Engineer
2 17 (37.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 11 (24.44%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) C Software Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Principal Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Embedded C Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Principal Software Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Architect
9 2 (4.44%) Control Software Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
1 2 (4.44%) Qt
1 2 (4.44%) XML
2 1 (2.22%) Ajax
2 1 (2.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (2.22%) Flash
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
2 1 (2.22%) JSF
2 1 (2.22%) JSON
2 1 (2.22%) Middleware
2 1 (2.22%) POCO
2 1 (2.22%) WPF
2 1 (2.22%) XML Schema
2 1 (2.22%) XSLT
2 1 (2.22%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 19 (42.22%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (8.89%) CAN bus
4 2 (4.44%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Android
3 2 (4.44%) Mac OS
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (2.22%) Debian
4 1 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.22%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (84.44%) Software Engineering
2 14 (31.11%) UML
3 12 (26.67%) SDLC
4 6 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 4 (8.89%) Cryptography
5 4 (8.89%) SysML
5 4 (8.89%) Validation
6 3 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (6.67%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.44%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (4.44%) Defensive Programming
7 2 (4.44%) Issue Tracking
7 2 (4.44%) Mechatronics
7 2 (4.44%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
7 2 (4.44%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Security Architecture
7 2 (4.44%) Software Architecture
7 2 (4.44%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.44%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 41 (91.11%) C
2 38 (84.44%) C++
3 20 (44.44%) Embedded C
4 10 (22.22%) C#
4 10 (22.22%) Embedded C++
5 8 (17.78%) Java
5 8 (17.78%) Python
6 7 (15.56%) MATLAB
7 4 (8.89%) Ada
8 3 (6.67%) Perl
8 3 (6.67%) Ruby
9 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.44%) Groovy
10 1 (2.22%) Assembly Language
10 1 (2.22%) Fortran
10 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.22%) PHP
10 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (42.22%) Degree
2 12 (26.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
3 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
4 4 (8.89%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (40.00%) MISRA C
2 8 (17.78%) Def Stans
3 4 (8.89%) IEC 61508
3 4 (8.89%) IEC 62304
3 4 (8.89%) ISO 26262
4 3 (6.67%) DO-178B
4 3 (6.67%) JTAG
5 2 (4.44%) DO-254
5 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
6 1 (2.22%) IEC 61131
6 1 (2.22%) ISO 13485
6 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) IBM
2 5 (11.11%) Green Hills
2 5 (11.11%) Renesas
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) Rockwell
4 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.22%) QNX
London
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 PER ANNUM, Benefits Annual Bonus and benefits upon req
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k + benefits
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Herefordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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