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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Motor Industry Software Reliability Association (MISRA)
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 846 930 953
Rank change year-on-year +84 +23  
Permanent jobs citing MISRA 21 28 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.027% 0.028%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.20% 0.21% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 29
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £42,500
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 10472 13484 14111
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.99% 13.03% 12.72%
Number of salaries quoted 8215 10714 10953
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +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 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for MISRA in the UK

MISRA
Top 24 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 28 April 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 +73 19 £45,000 +12.50% 12
South West +16 7 £42,500 -2.85%
Bristol -1 7 £42,500 -5.55%
London +64 3 £50,000 +11.11%
South East +55 3 £47,500 +5.55% 1
West Midlands +21 3 £41,000 +7.18% 4
Surrey +52 2 £47,500 +2.70%
Warwickshire +27 2 £41,000 -
Derbyshire +4 2 £47,500 +35.71%
Derby +2 2 £47,500 +35.71%
East Midlands -5 2 £47,500 +35.71%
South Wales - 2 £38,750 - 1
Nuneaton - 2 £41,000 -
Wales - 2 £38,750 - 1
East of England +15 1 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Oxfordshire +12 1 - -
Uxbridge +7 1 £45,000 -
Essex - 1 £42,500 -
Farnham - 1 £50,000 -
Banbury - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 -
Caerphilly - 1 £45,000 -
Cardiff - 1 £32,500 - 1
Croydon - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 46 (92.00%) C
2 44 (88.00%) Software Engineering
3 39 (78.00%) C++
4 28 (56.00%) Embedded C
5 20 (40.00%) Windows
6 18 (36.00%) MISRA C
7 17 (34.00%) Automotive
8 16 (32.00%) C#
8 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
9 15 (30.00%) Degree
9 15 (30.00%) Embedded C++
10 13 (26.00%) UML
11 12 (24.00%) Python
11 12 (24.00%) SDLC
12 11 (22.00%) Aerospace
13 10 (20.00%) Electronics
13 10 (20.00%) Perl
13 10 (20.00%) Linux
13 10 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
14 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
14 9 (18.00%) Validation
14 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
14 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
15 8 (16.00%) JTAG
15 8 (16.00%) Ruby
15 8 (16.00%) Green Hills
15 8 (16.00%) Rational Rhapsody
15 8 (16.00%) Embedded Systems
15 8 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
16 7 (14.00%) Multithreaded Programming

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 (12.00%) Simulink
1 6 (12.00%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (14.00%) IPv6
2 7 (14.00%) Network Security
3 2 (4.00%) HTTP
3 2 (4.00%) Modbus
4 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.00%) FlexRay
4 1 (2.00%) Profibus
4 1 (2.00%) RS-232
4 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (16.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 5 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 5 (10.00%) Subversion
4 4 (8.00%) PVCS
5 3 (6.00%) CANoe
6 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.00%) JIRA
6 2 (4.00%) LabVIEW
6 2 (4.00%) NetBeans
6 2 (4.00%) VectorCAST
7 1 (2.00%) Bugzilla
7 1 (2.00%) CMake
7 1 (2.00%) CppUnit
7 1 (2.00%) GCC
7 1 (2.00%) GDB
7 1 (2.00%) GNU Toolchain
7 1 (2.00%) Hudson
7 1 (2.00%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (34.00%) Automotive
2 11 (22.00%) Aerospace
3 10 (20.00%) Electronics
4 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (6.00%) Finance
6 2 (4.00%) Military
7 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (76.00%) Software Engineer
2 28 (56.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 28 (56.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 15 (30.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (24.00%) C Software Engineer
5 11 (22.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (18.00%) Embedded C Engineer
6 9 (18.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 8 (16.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 8 (16.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 8 (16.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (16.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 8 (16.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Control Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Principal Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Principal Software Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Software Verification Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.00%) POCO
2 2 (4.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) Ajax
3 1 (2.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.00%) JSF
3 1 (2.00%) JSON
3 1 (2.00%) Qt
3 1 (2.00%) WPF
3 1 (2.00%) XML Schema
3 1 (2.00%) XSLT
3 1 (2.00%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (16.00%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (6.00%) CAN bus
4 2 (4.00%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.00%) Linux
3 7 (14.00%) Android
3 7 (14.00%) Mac OS
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 3 (6.00%) VxWorks
6 1 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (88.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (26.00%) UML
3 12 (24.00%) SDLC
4 9 (18.00%) Validation
5 8 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (14.00%) Cryptography
6 7 (14.00%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (14.00%) Multithreaded Programming
6 7 (14.00%) Multithreading
7 6 (12.00%) Software Testing
8 3 (6.00%) OOD
8 3 (6.00%) Software Architecture
8 3 (6.00%) SysML
8 3 (6.00%) V-Model
9 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.00%) Functional Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Mechatronics
9 2 (4.00%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
9 2 (4.00%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 46 (92.00%) C
2 39 (78.00%) C++
3 28 (56.00%) Embedded C
4 16 (32.00%) C#
5 15 (30.00%) Embedded C++
6 12 (24.00%) Python
7 10 (20.00%) Perl
8 8 (16.00%) Ruby
9 7 (14.00%) Bash Shell
9 7 (14.00%) Groovy
9 7 (14.00%) Java
9 7 (14.00%) MATLAB
10 2 (4.00%) PHP
10 2 (4.00%) SQL
11 1 (2.00%) Ada
11 1 (2.00%) Assembly Language
11 1 (2.00%) Fortran
11 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
11 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Degree
2 9 (18.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (14.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) HNC
4 2 (4.00%) HND
4 2 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (36.00%) MISRA C
2 8 (16.00%) JTAG
3 6 (12.00%) Def Stans
3 6 (12.00%) IEC 61508
4 3 (6.00%) DO-178B
4 3 (6.00%) ISO26262
5 1 (2.00%) DO-254
5 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 12207
5 1 (2.00%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Green Hills
2 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.00%) IBM
4 5 (10.00%) Renesas
5 4 (8.00%) Rockwell
6 2 (4.00%) QNX
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Preston
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Edinburgh
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Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Creavo Medical Technologies Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Herefordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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