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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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Motor Industry Software Reliability Association (MISRA)
UK
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1115 868 825
Rank change year-on-year -247 -43 +264
Permanent jobs citing MISRA 147 108 25
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.082% 0.10% 0.032%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.47% 0.73% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 65 38 23
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £41,000
25th Percentile £39,352 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £84,250 £61,250 £60,625
90th Percentile £84,999 - £61,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% +11.11%

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 31,540 14,780 10,173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.56% 13.83% 12.89%
Number of salaries quoted 13,877 9,285 7,872
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.80% +1.90% +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,346 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.21% - +5.56%

MISRA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing MISRA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for MISRA in the UK

MISRA
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MISRA.

Salary trend for MISRA in the UK

MISRA
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing MISRA over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for MISRA in the UK

MISRA
Top 11 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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
UK excluding London -95 146 £60,000 +4.35% 13
England -199 142 £60,000 +4.35% 13
Midlands -18 77 £62,500 +8.70% 2
West Midlands -2 69 £62,500 +42.86% 1
Work from Home -258 49 £60,000 +11.63% 5
South West -32 46 £60,000 +13.21% 2
South East -73 14 £40,000 -27.27% 5
East Midlands -52 8 - - 1
East of England -107 4 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Wales - 3 £45,000 -
Scotland -61 2 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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.

1 130 (88.44%) Software Engineering
2 128 (87.07%) C
3 83 (56.46%) Automotive
4 73 (49.66%) Problem-Solving
5 72 (48.98%) Agile
6 71 (48.30%) Automotive SPICE
7 70 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
8 65 (44.22%) IBM
8 65 (44.22%) Social Skills
9 62 (42.18%) Software Testing
10 61 (41.50%) Python
10 61 (41.50%) Degree
11 60 (40.82%) Validation
12 58 (39.46%) C++
13 56 (38.10%) FMEA
14 55 (37.41%) Electronics
15 49 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
16 48 (32.65%) Software Delivery
16 48 (32.65%) Polyspace
16 48 (32.65%) Release Management
16 48 (32.65%) Test Automation
16 48 (32.65%) Test Strategy
16 48 (32.65%) Software Deployment
16 48 (32.65%) Regression Testing
16 48 (32.65%) Requirements Management
16 48 (32.65%) Linux
16 48 (32.65%) Model Validation
17 47 (31.97%) Data Analysis
18 46 (31.29%) Embedded C
18 46 (31.29%) Rational DOORS

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 36 (24.49%) Simulink
2 21 (14.29%) Stateflow
3 15 (10.20%) CANalyzer
3 15 (10.20%) TargetLink
4 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (5.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (4.76%) CATIA
Communications & Networking
1 18 (12.24%) TCP/IP
2 16 (10.88%) J1939
3 2 (1.36%) Modbus
3 2 (1.36%) Profibus
4 1 (0.68%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.68%) FTP
4 1 (0.68%) HTTP
4 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.68%) MQTT
4 1 (0.68%) RS-232
4 1 (0.68%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.68%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 48 (32.65%) Polyspace
2 46 (31.29%) Rational DOORS
3 45 (30.61%) Rational Rhapsody
4 30 (20.41%) Jenkins
5 13 (8.84%) ClearCase
5 13 (8.84%) Plastic SCM
6 12 (8.16%) Git (software)
7 9 (6.12%) Artifactory
7 9 (6.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (6.12%) Gerrit
7 9 (6.12%) GitLab
7 9 (6.12%) JIRA
8 7 (4.76%) CANoe
9 3 (2.04%) PVCS
10 2 (1.36%) Rational Team Concert
11 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 83 (56.46%) Automotive
2 65 (44.22%) Social Skills
3 55 (37.41%) Electronics
4 49 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (10.20%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.36%) Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (52.38%) Software Engineer
2 39 (26.53%) Embedded Engineer
3 29 (19.73%) Integration Engineer
4 28 (19.05%) Software Integration Engineer
5 27 (18.37%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 19 (12.93%) Electronics Engineer
6 19 (12.93%) Lead Software Engineer
7 17 (11.56%) Middleware Engineer
8 16 (10.88%) Firmware Engineer
9 13 (8.84%) Automotive Embedded Software Engineer
9 13 (8.84%) Automotive Software Engineer
10 9 (6.12%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
11 7 (4.76%) Communications Engineer
12 4 (2.72%) Senior Firmware Engineer
13 3 (2.04%) Lead Electronics Engineer
14 2 (1.36%) Automation Engineer
14 2 (1.36%) Development Engineer
14 2 (1.36%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
14 2 (1.36%) Software Design Engineer
14 2 (1.36%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (24.49%) Middleware
2 19 (12.93%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 39 (26.53%) Driving Licence
2 15 (10.20%) Algorithms
3 8 (5.44%) ARM Cortex
4 7 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (1.36%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.68%) Analogue Electronics
6 1 (0.68%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 48 (32.65%) Linux
2 4 (2.72%) Windows
3 3 (2.04%) Nucleus RTOS
3 3 (2.04%) VxWorks
4 1 (0.68%) ThreadX
4 1 (0.68%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (88.44%) Software Engineering
2 73 (49.66%) Problem-Solving
3 72 (48.98%) Agile
4 70 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (42.18%) Software Testing
6 60 (40.82%) Validation
7 56 (38.10%) FMEA
8 48 (32.65%) Model Validation
8 48 (32.65%) Regression Testing
8 48 (32.65%) Release Management
8 48 (32.65%) Requirements Management
8 48 (32.65%) Software Delivery
8 48 (32.65%) Software Deployment
8 48 (32.65%) Test Automation
8 48 (32.65%) Test Strategy
9 47 (31.97%) Data Analysis
10 41 (27.89%) SysML
11 39 (26.53%) Issue Tracking
11 39 (26.53%) Project Management
11 39 (26.53%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 128 (87.07%) C
2 61 (41.50%) Python
3 58 (39.46%) C++
4 46 (31.29%) Embedded C
5 36 (24.49%) MATLAB
6 28 (19.05%) Java
7 21 (14.29%) Ada
8 19 (12.93%) JavaScript
9 13 (8.84%) Perl
10 3 (2.04%) C#
10 3 (2.04%) VC++
11 2 (1.36%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 61 (41.50%) Degree
2 13 (8.84%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (48.30%) Automotive SPICE
2 42 (28.57%) Def Stans
3 40 (27.21%) MISRA C
4 31 (21.09%) ISO 26262
5 25 (17.01%) IEC 61508
6 22 (14.97%) AUTOSAR
7 4 (2.72%) DO-178B
8 2 (1.36%) QA
9 1 (0.68%) ISO 13485
9 1 (0.68%) JTAG
System Software
1 22 (14.97%) Firmware
Vendors
1 65 (44.22%) IBM
2 19 (12.93%) Intel
3 13 (8.84%) Lauterbach
4 8 (5.44%) MathWorks
5 1 (0.68%) Klocwork