The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank 212 - 196
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 12 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% - 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 5
Average salary £41,250 - £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Embedded Software Development
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4418 4197 3671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.37% 78.32% 75.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3688 3555 3118
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Embedded Software Development Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Embedded Software Development
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Embedded Software Development Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Embedded Software Development
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 Software Development within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 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 - 4 - - 2
Staffordshire - 4 £50,000 -
Worcestershire - 4 £40,000 -
Embedded Software Development
England

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development.

1 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 12 (70.59%) C
3 11 (64.71%) C++
4 10 (58.82%) Electronics
5 8 (47.06%) Degree
6 6 (35.29%) Automotive
6 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
7 5 (29.41%) MATLAB
7 5 (29.41%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (23.53%) TargetLink
8 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
8 4 (23.53%) Physics
8 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
8 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
8 4 (23.53%) Embedded C
8 4 (23.53%) Assembly Language
9 3 (17.65%) Simulink
9 3 (17.65%) Project Management
9 3 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 3 (17.65%) Chartered Engineer
9 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
9 3 (17.65%) Signal Processing
9 3 (17.65%) VHDL
10 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
10 2 (11.76%) Firmware
11 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma
11 1 (5.88%) Linux
11 1 (5.88%) UML
11 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (5.88%) Yourdon

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (23.53%) TargetLink
2 3 (17.65%) Simulink
3 1 (5.88%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 10 (58.82%) Electronics
2 6 (35.29%) Automotive
2 6 (35.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Architect
3 5 (29.41%) Systems Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Principal Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Principal Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Software Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Electronics Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Firmware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
2 4 (23.53%) Physics
2 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
3 3 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (17.65%) VHDL
4 2 (11.76%) Firmware
5 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
2 3 (17.65%) Signal Processing
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Six Sigma
4 1 (5.88%) UML
4 1 (5.88%) Yourdon
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) SysML
4 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C
2 11 (64.71%) C++
3 5 (29.41%) MATLAB
4 4 (23.53%) Embedded C
4 4 (23.53%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) JTAG
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