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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Development
Rank 219 223 213
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 13 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.12% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.14% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 4
Median salary £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,000 £41,750
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -13.52%
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
5259 5128 4430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.97% 87.14% 83.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4104 4170 3671
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Embedded Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +10 8 £35,000 -
Birmingham - 4 £55,000 -
Embedded Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Embedded Software Development.

1 14 (82.35%) C++
1 14 (82.35%) Software Engineering
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
3 11 (64.71%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) Scrum
5 7 (41.18%) Python
5 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
5 7 (41.18%) Bash Shell
5 7 (41.18%) Degree
5 7 (41.18%) Physics
6 5 (29.41%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (29.41%) C
7 4 (23.53%) Project Management
7 4 (23.53%) Java
7 4 (23.53%) Internet
7 4 (23.53%) Android
8 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
8 3 (17.65%) Software Delivery
8 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
8 3 (17.65%) Internet of Things
9 2 (11.76%) Automotive
9 2 (11.76%) Electronics
9 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
10 1 (5.88%) Intel
10 1 (5.88%) Apple
10 1 (5.88%) ClearQuest
10 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
10 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (5.88%) Windows

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) Internet
3 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) ClearQuest
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.76%) Automotive
1 2 (11.76%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Software Engineer
2 11 (64.71%) Embedded Engineer
2 11 (64.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 11 (64.71%) Linux Engineer
3 8 (47.06%) Embedded Linux Engineer
3 8 (47.06%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Kernel Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Kernel Software Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Manager
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) CORBA
1 1 (5.88%) Qt
1 1 (5.88%) Wayland
1 1 (5.88%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Physics
2 5 (29.41%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (17.65%) Internet of Things
4 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.88%) CAN bus
4 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 11 (64.71%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Android
4 1 (5.88%) MeeGo
4 1 (5.88%) Tizen
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Software Engineering
2 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
5 3 (17.65%) Software Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Kanban
6 1 (5.88%) OOD
6 1 (5.88%) Product Management
6 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C++
2 7 (41.18%) Bash Shell
2 7 (41.18%) Python
3 5 (29.41%) C
4 4 (23.53%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) JTAG
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Apple
1 1 (5.88%) Google
1 1 (5.88%) Intel