Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Motor Industry Software Reliability Association (MISRA)
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1084 1155 1227
Rank change year-on-year +71 +72 +31
Permanent jobs citing MISRA 83 49 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.027% 0.028%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.36% 0.22% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 65 36 50
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £38,625 £37,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £47,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +9.38% -

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 23,268 21,787 26,629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.42% 12.19% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17,683 16,473 21,109
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%

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 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for MISRA in the UK

MISRA
Top 14 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 22 July 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
UK excluding London +41 80 £50,000 +14.29% 31
England +63 73 £50,000 +11.11% 32
South East +28 30 £50,000 - 10
South West +18 18 £50,000 +17.65% 7
West Midlands +35 16 £40,750 -0.61% 11
Midlands +11 16 £40,750 -0.61% 11
North of England +12 7 £42,500 - 2
Scotland -12 5 - -
Wales +17 3 £65,000 +67.74%
North East -21 3 £42,500 -
North West - 2 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £40,000 - 2
London +5 1 - - 1
East of England +3 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 67 (80.72%) Software Engineering
2 61 (73.49%) C
3 52 (62.65%) Degree
4 48 (57.83%) Embedded C
5 39 (46.99%) C++
6 38 (45.78%) Electronics
7 33 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (39.76%) MISRA C
8 27 (32.53%) Automotive
9 26 (31.33%) Computer Science
10 24 (28.92%) Linux
11 23 (27.71%) UML
12 19 (22.89%) Bluetooth
12 19 (22.89%) Firmware
12 19 (22.89%) Configuration Management
12 19 (22.89%) Secure Coding
13 18 (21.69%) Rational Rhapsody
14 16 (19.28%) Embedded C++
14 16 (19.28%) IBM
15 15 (18.07%) C#
15 15 (18.07%) Computer Science Degree
16 13 (15.66%) Embedded Systems
16 13 (15.66%) Visual Studio
16 13 (15.66%) Telecoms
16 13 (15.66%) Security Cleared
17 12 (14.46%) Smart Meter
17 12 (14.46%) ZigBee
17 12 (14.46%) Aerospace
17 12 (14.46%) Wireless
17 12 (14.46%) Ada

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 11 (13.25%) Simulink
2 5 (6.02%) Stateflow
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.89%) Bluetooth
2 12 (14.46%) 3GPP
2 12 (14.46%) Wireless
2 12 (14.46%) ZigBee
3 7 (8.43%) Ethernet
4 6 (7.23%) TCP/IP
5 4 (4.82%) GSM
5 4 (4.82%) LTE
5 4 (4.82%) Modbus
5 4 (4.82%) UMTS
6 3 (3.61%) FlexRay
6 3 (3.61%) HTTP
6 3 (3.61%) Tactical Data Link
7 2 (2.41%) RFID
7 2 (2.41%) Software-Defined Radio
7 2 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.20%) Firewall
8 1 (1.20%) Internet
8 1 (1.20%) Junos
Development Applications
1 18 (21.69%) Rational Rhapsody
2 13 (15.66%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.23%) Eclipse
3 6 (7.23%) Rational Team Concert
4 5 (6.02%) Clang
4 5 (6.02%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.82%) PVCS
5 4 (4.82%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (4.82%) Subversion
6 3 (3.61%) Bugzilla
6 3 (3.61%) CMake
6 3 (3.61%) CppUnit
6 3 (3.61%) GDB
6 3 (3.61%) Hudson
6 3 (3.61%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.61%) JIRA
7 1 (1.20%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (1.20%) NetBeans
General
1 38 (45.78%) Electronics
2 27 (32.53%) Automotive
3 13 (15.66%) Telecoms
4 12 (14.46%) Aerospace
5 5 (6.02%) Games
6 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.41%) Military
6 2 (2.41%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.20%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 53 (63.86%) Software Engineer
2 39 (46.99%) Embedded Engineer
3 35 (42.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 13 (15.66%) C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (13.25%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 11 (13.25%) Firmware Engineer
6 10 (12.05%) Senior Software Engineer
7 8 (9.64%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (9.64%) Java Engineer
8 7 (8.43%) Electronics Engineer
8 7 (8.43%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 6 (7.23%) C Software Engineer
9 6 (7.23%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (7.23%) Embedded Java Engineer
9 6 (7.23%) Principal Engineer
9 6 (7.23%) Principal Software Engineer
10 5 (6.02%) Architect
10 5 (6.02%) Embedded C Engineer
10 5 (6.02%) Java Software Engineer
10 5 (6.02%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.02%) LLVM
1 5 (6.02%) OpenCL
1 5 (6.02%) TensorFlow
1 5 (6.02%) Vulkan
2 4 (4.82%) HTML
3 3 (3.61%) .NET
3 3 (3.61%) .NET Core
3 3 (3.61%) XML
3 3 (3.61%) XML Schema
3 3 (3.61%) XSLT
4 2 (2.41%) Middleware
5 1 (1.20%) CSS
5 1 (1.20%) J2SE
5 1 (1.20%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.33%) Computer Science
2 13 (15.66%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (14.46%) Smart Energy
3 12 (14.46%) Smart Meter
4 7 (8.43%) CAN bus
5 5 (6.02%) Algorithms
5 5 (6.02%) Device Driver
5 5 (6.02%) GPGPU
5 5 (6.02%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.61%) State Machine
8 2 (2.41%) Industry 4.0
8 2 (2.41%) Life Science
9 1 (1.20%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.20%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.92%) Linux
2 9 (10.84%) VxWorks
3 7 (8.43%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (80.72%) Software Engineering
2 33 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (27.71%) UML
4 19 (22.89%) Configuration Management
4 19 (22.89%) Secure Coding
5 12 (14.46%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (13.25%) Requirements Management
7 8 (9.64%) Embedded Software Development
8 7 (8.43%) SDLC
8 7 (8.43%) Validation
9 5 (6.02%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (6.02%) Computer Vision
9 5 (6.02%) Defect Management
9 5 (6.02%) Kanban
9 5 (6.02%) Linear Algebra
9 5 (6.02%) Machine Learning
9 5 (6.02%) People Management
9 5 (6.02%) Project Management
9 5 (6.02%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 61 (73.49%) C
2 48 (57.83%) Embedded C
3 39 (46.99%) C++
4 16 (19.28%) Embedded C++
5 15 (18.07%) C#
6 12 (14.46%) Ada
7 11 (13.25%) Java
7 11 (13.25%) MATLAB
8 5 (6.02%) R
9 4 (4.82%) Assembly Language
9 4 (4.82%) VC++
10 3 (3.61%) SQL
11 1 (1.20%) Delphi
11 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.20%) Python
11 1 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (62.65%) Degree
2 15 (18.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (15.66%) Security Cleared
4 5 (6.02%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.82%) HND
6 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (39.76%) MISRA C
2 12 (14.46%) DO-178B
3 11 (13.25%) ISO 26262
4 10 (12.05%) Def Stans
5 5 (6.02%) IEC 61508
6 3 (3.61%) JTAG
7 1 (1.20%) ECSS
7 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (22.89%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (19.28%) IBM
2 5 (6.02%) Renesas
3 4 (4.82%) Green Hills
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.20%) Embarcadero
5 1 (1.20%) Juniper