The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded C skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded C
Rank 208 193 187
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 14 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.33% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 0.71% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 8
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £35,000 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,875
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.31%
Embedded C
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2778 2543 2533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.60% 46.74% 52.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2365 2258 2225
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Embedded C
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Embedded C Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Embedded C
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Embedded C Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Embedded C
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded C across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Embedded C Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Embedded C
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry -15 6 £32,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 3 £32,500 -
Warwickshire +5 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Herefordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Embedded C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded C.

1 31 (100.00%) C
2 25 (80.65%) Software Engineering
3 20 (64.52%) C++
4 18 (58.06%) Electronics
5 17 (54.84%) Degree
6 14 (45.16%) Embedded C++
7 9 (29.03%) Automotive
8 6 (19.35%) Embedded Linux
8 6 (19.35%) Windows
8 6 (19.35%) Linux
8 6 (19.35%) Firmware
9 5 (16.13%) Broadband
9 5 (16.13%) .NET
9 5 (16.13%) CCTV
9 5 (16.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
9 5 (16.13%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Development
10 4 (12.90%) TargetLink
10 4 (12.90%) Perforce
10 4 (12.90%) Banking
10 4 (12.90%) Retail
10 4 (12.90%) System Testing
10 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
10 4 (12.90%) Physics
10 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
10 4 (12.90%) MFC
10 4 (12.90%) PVCS
10 4 (12.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (12.90%) Ethernet

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Embedded C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Embedded C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (12.90%) TargetLink
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Broadband
2 4 (12.90%) Ethernet
2 4 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) PVCS
1 4 (12.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (9.68%) Subversion
2 3 (9.68%) VectorCAST
General
1 18 (58.06%) Electronics
2 9 (29.03%) Automotive
3 5 (16.13%) Manufacturing
4 4 (12.90%) Banking
4 4 (12.90%) Retail
5 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (6.45%) Military
6 2 (6.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Software Engineer
2 17 (54.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (25.81%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (19.35%) Architect
5 5 (16.13%) Linux Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Principal Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Principal Architect
6 4 (12.90%) Software Architect
6 4 (12.90%) Systems Architect
7 3 (9.68%) Electronics Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Design Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) C Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
9 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Firmware
2 5 (16.13%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (16.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (16.13%) CCTV
3 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
3 4 (12.90%) Physics
3 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.68%) VHDL
5 2 (6.45%) Smart Meter
5 2 (6.45%) CAN bus
6 1 (3.23%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
1 6 (19.35%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Software Engineering
2 4 (12.90%) System Testing
2 4 (12.90%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (9.68%) CAD
4 2 (6.45%) Quality Management
4 2 (6.45%) Scrum
4 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) UML
4 2 (6.45%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (6.45%) OOD
4 2 (6.45%) Product Management
4 2 (6.45%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C
2 20 (64.52%) C++
3 14 (45.16%) Embedded C++
4 4 (12.90%) VB
5 2 (6.45%) MATLAB
5 2 (6.45%) Java
6 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Perforce
2 3 (9.68%) Fujitsu
2 3 (9.68%) EMC
2 3 (9.68%) MKS
3 2 (6.45%) Freescale
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago