Period
to 16 February 2020

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 16 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Motor Industry Software Reliability Association (MISRA)
UK
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 980 1093 1133
Rank change year-on-year +113 +40 -3
Permanent jobs citing MISRA 27 31 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.021% 0.045%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.18% 0.15% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 69
UK median annual salary £45,250 £45,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.56% -7.22% +14.12%
10th Percentile £36,600 £34,925 £36,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £59,125 £65,200
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £49,750 £48,500
% change year-on-year -9.55% +2.58% +14.12%

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 15,333 20,950 22,374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.52% 13.91% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11,802 15,306 17,390
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,555
% change year-on-year - +5.75% +0.13%

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 16 February 2020.

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 16 February 2020. 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 +110 24 £45,000 - 20
UK excluding London +90 24 £45,000 -9.55% 22
South East +81 9 £57,500 +15.00%
Midlands +30 7 £45,000 -9.09% 9
West Midlands +29 6 £45,000 -9.09% 7
South West +32 5 £41,500 -36.15% 7
North of England +53 2 £45,000 +12.50% 4
East of England +69 1 £36,000 -
North West +44 1 £50,000 +25.00%
East Midlands +29 1 £43,500 +16.00% 2
North East - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 16 February 2020, 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 27 (100.00%) C
2 19 (70.37%) Software Engineering
3 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) Embedded C
4 12 (44.44%) Degree
5 10 (37.04%) MISRA C
6 9 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
6 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 9 (33.33%) Automotive
7 8 (29.63%) Wireless
7 8 (29.63%) Bluetooth
7 8 (29.63%) 3GPP
7 8 (29.63%) Ethernet
7 8 (29.63%) Firmware
7 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
7 8 (29.63%) ZigBee
7 8 (29.63%) Smart Meter
7 8 (29.63%) Smart Energy
7 8 (29.63%) Secure Coding
8 7 (25.93%) C#
8 7 (25.93%) C++
8 7 (25.93%) Electronics
9 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
10 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
10 5 (18.52%) Python
10 5 (18.52%) ISO 26262
10 5 (18.52%) Modbus
10 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (14.81%) Aerospace

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 3 (11.11%) Simulink
1 3 (11.11%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) 3GPP
1 8 (29.63%) Bluetooth
1 8 (29.63%) Ethernet
1 8 (29.63%) Wireless
1 8 (29.63%) ZigBee
2 5 (18.52%) Modbus
3 3 (11.11%) FlexRay
4 2 (7.41%) Profibus
4 2 (7.41%) SpaceWire
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.41%) GDB
3 2 (7.41%) JIRA
3 2 (7.41%) Mercurial
3 2 (7.41%) Valgrind
4 1 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (3.70%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (33.33%) Automotive
2 7 (25.93%) Electronics
3 5 (18.52%) Manufacturing
4 4 (14.81%) Aerospace
5 3 (11.11%) German Language
6 1 (3.70%) Advertising
6 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 13 (48.15%) Embedded Engineer
3 12 (44.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Firmware Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Wireless Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) PyTorch
1 3 (11.11%) TensorFlow
2 2 (7.41%) Yocto
3 1 (3.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Smart Energy
1 8 (29.63%) Smart Meter
2 4 (14.81%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) CUDA
3 3 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 3 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (11.11%) Renewable Energy
4 2 (7.41%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (3.70%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Software Engineering
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 9 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 8 (29.63%) Configuration Management
4 8 (29.63%) Secure Coding
5 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (14.81%) Validation
8 3 (11.11%) Control Theory
8 3 (11.11%) Deep Learning
8 3 (11.11%) Machine Learning
8 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 3 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
8 3 (11.11%) Requirements Management
8 3 (11.11%) System Testing
8 3 (11.11%) UML
9 2 (7.41%) Decision-Making
9 2 (7.41%) Issue Tracking
9 2 (7.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C
2 13 (48.15%) Embedded C
3 7 (25.93%) C#
3 7 (25.93%) C++
4 5 (18.52%) Python
5 3 (11.11%) Java
5 3 (11.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (37.04%) MISRA C
2 5 (18.52%) ISO 26262
3 3 (11.11%) ECSS
4 2 (7.41%) DO-178B
4 2 (7.41%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) NVIDIA
1 3 (11.11%) Xilinx
2 1 (3.70%) EMC