Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Embedded C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded C over the 6 months to 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
UK > Wales
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 125 144
Rank change year-on-year -2 +19 +10
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 9 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.45% 0.78% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.81% 1.65% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 10
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £36,750 £34,875 £40,375
90th Percentile £50,250 £56,250 £47,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +6.25%

Embedded C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,106 972 1,381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 55.30% 47.37% 52.79%
Number of salaries quoted 927 883 1,242
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.11% +4.29%
10th Percentile £26,749 £23,800 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £53,750
UK median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Embedded C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C in Wales

Embedded C
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C in Wales.

Salary trend for Embedded C in Wales

Embedded C
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C in Wales over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded C in Wales

Embedded C
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the Wales region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
South Wales -12 9 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Embedded C
UK

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT jobs citing Embedded C 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 7 (77.78%) C
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Embedded C++
3 4 (44.44%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Firmware
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (11.11%) CAN bus
6 1 (11.11%) User Experience
6 1 (11.11%) HND
6 1 (11.11%) Intel
6 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
6 1 (11.11%) SSH
6 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) SMTP
6 1 (11.11%) FTP
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP

Embedded C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) FTP
1 1 (11.11%) SMTP
1 1 (11.11%) SSH
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Firmware Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) C Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) CAN bus
1 1 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) SDLC
1 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Embedded C++
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) HND
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Intel