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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C
Rank 190 191 194
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 15 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.64% 0.26% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 10
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
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
2359 2268 2546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.88% 51.28% 53.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2131 1952 2254
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
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 28 January 2015. 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
Staffordshire +11 8 £37,500 +7.14%
Worcestershire +14 4 £40,000 - 2
Coventry - 2 £32,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £35,000 -
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 33 (94.29%) C
2 28 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 24 (68.57%) Degree
4 23 (65.71%) Electronics
5 20 (57.14%) Automotive
6 17 (48.57%) C++
7 14 (40.00%) Embedded C++
8 10 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
9 9 (25.71%) VectorCAST
10 8 (22.86%) Fujitsu
10 8 (22.86%) MKS
10 8 (22.86%) Subversion
11 7 (20.00%) MATLAB
11 7 (20.00%) Simulink
12 6 (17.14%) Firmware
12 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
12 6 (17.14%) Aerospace
12 6 (17.14%) Mathematics
12 6 (17.14%) Physics
13 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
13 5 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
13 5 (14.29%) CAN bus
13 5 (14.29%) TargetLink
13 5 (14.29%) Validation
13 5 (14.29%) MS Office
13 5 (14.29%) UML
13 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
14 4 (11.43%) VxWorks
14 4 (11.43%) Linux
14 4 (11.43%) Embedded Linux

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Simulink
2 5 (14.29%) TargetLink
2 5 (14.29%) MS Office
2 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) VectorCAST
2 8 (22.86%) Subversion
3 3 (8.57%) PVCS
3 3 (8.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (5.71%) LabVIEW
5 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (65.71%) Electronics
2 20 (57.14%) Automotive
3 6 (17.14%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Software Engineer
2 20 (57.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Principal Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Principal Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Systems Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Electronics Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Software Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Design Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) HTML
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
1 2 (5.71%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (17.14%) Mathematics
2 6 (17.14%) Physics
3 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 5 (14.29%) CAN bus
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) VHDL
4 1 (2.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Linux
1 4 (11.43%) VxWorks
1 4 (11.43%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (14.29%) UML
2 5 (14.29%) Validation
2 5 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (8.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (5.71%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (94.29%) C
2 17 (48.57%) C++
3 14 (40.00%) Embedded C++
4 7 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.71%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) Java
6 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (68.57%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) HND
3 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) MKS
1 8 (22.86%) Fujitsu
2 3 (8.57%) Perforce
3 1 (2.86%) Intel
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