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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded C
Rank 203 168 199
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +31
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 8 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.34% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.32% 0.69% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 4
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £31,900 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
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
2529 2159 2314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.36% 48.38% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2250 1839 2022
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
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 30 March 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
Worcestershire -6 6 £40,000 +23.07%
Staffordshire -4 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Birmingham - 1 £35,000 -
Embedded C
England

Embedded C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 27 (93.10%) C
2 23 (79.31%) Software Engineering
3 19 (65.52%) Degree
4 17 (58.62%) C++
5 16 (55.17%) Electronics
6 15 (51.72%) Automotive
7 14 (48.28%) Embedded C++
8 10 (34.48%) VectorCAST
9 9 (31.03%) Fujitsu
9 9 (31.03%) Subversion
9 9 (31.03%) MKS
10 7 (24.14%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (17.24%) Validation
11 5 (17.24%) MATLAB
11 5 (17.24%) Simulink
11 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
12 4 (13.79%) VxWorks
12 4 (13.79%) Aerospace
12 4 (13.79%) Linux
12 4 (13.79%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (10.34%) Perforce
13 3 (10.34%) CAN bus
13 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
13 3 (10.34%) Physics
13 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
13 3 (10.34%) UML
13 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
13 3 (10.34%) PVCS
13 3 (10.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 3 (10.34%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (6.90%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Simulink
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) VectorCAST
2 9 (31.03%) Subversion
3 3 (10.34%) PVCS
3 3 (10.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (6.90%) LabVIEW
4 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (55.17%) Electronics
2 15 (51.72%) Automotive
3 4 (13.79%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Software Engineer
2 18 (62.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (31.03%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Electronics Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Design Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Software Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Principal Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) MFC
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (10.34%) CAN bus
2 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
2 3 (10.34%) Physics
3 2 (6.90%) VHDL
3 2 (6.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
1 4 (13.79%) VxWorks
1 4 (13.79%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Software Engineering
2 5 (17.24%) Validation
3 3 (10.34%) UML
3 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
4 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (93.10%) C
2 17 (58.62%) C++
3 14 (48.28%) Embedded C++
4 5 (17.24%) MATLAB
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) HND
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) MKS
1 9 (31.03%) Fujitsu
2 3 (10.34%) Perforce
3 2 (6.90%) Intel
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