The first table below looks at the demand for the Embedded Software Engineer role 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 183 202 187
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 19 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.20% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.21% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 11
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5095 5252 4656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.63% 94.85% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4265 4398 4061
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Embedded Software Engineer
England

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Embedded Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Staffordshire - 8 £37,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 5 £40,000 -
Herefordshire - 3 £45,000 -
Worcestershire -3 2 £41,250 -17.50%
Coventry -4 1 £45,000 +38.46%
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded Software Engineer in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (94.74%) C
3 30 (78.95%) C++
4 18 (47.37%) Electronics
5 17 (44.74%) Embedded C
6 15 (39.47%) Automotive
6 15 (39.47%) Degree
7 11 (28.95%) Embedded C++
8 10 (26.32%) MKS
8 10 (26.32%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (26.32%) Embedded Software Development
9 8 (21.05%) Validation
10 7 (18.42%) Assembly Language
10 7 (18.42%) Linux
10 7 (18.42%) Ethernet
10 7 (18.42%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (13.16%) CCTV
11 5 (13.16%) Requirements Management
11 5 (13.16%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (13.16%) Fujitsu
11 5 (13.16%) System Testing
11 5 (13.16%) Banking
11 5 (13.16%) Retail
11 5 (13.16%) Subversion
11 5 (13.16%) TargetLink
11 5 (13.16%) Rational DOORS
11 5 (13.16%) VectorCAST
11 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
11 5 (13.16%) PVCS
11 5 (13.16%) VSS/SourceSafe

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Embedded Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (13.16%) TargetLink
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
1 5 (13.16%) Simulink
1 5 (13.16%) Stateflow
2 3 (7.89%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Ethernet
2 5 (13.16%) Broadband
2 5 (13.16%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (5.26%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Subversion
1 5 (13.16%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (13.16%) VectorCAST
1 5 (13.16%) PVCS
1 5 (13.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (47.37%) Electronics
2 15 (39.47%) Automotive
3 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 5 (13.16%) Retail
4 3 (7.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.63%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
1 5 (13.16%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (13.16%) CCTV
3 1 (2.63%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
1 7 (18.42%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (26.32%) Embedded Software Development
3 8 (21.05%) Validation
4 5 (13.16%) Requirements Management
4 5 (13.16%) System Testing
4 5 (13.16%) UML
4 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.16%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) C
2 30 (78.95%) C++
3 17 (44.74%) Embedded C
4 11 (28.95%) Embedded C++
5 7 (18.42%) Assembly Language
6 5 (13.16%) C#
6 5 (13.16%) VB
7 3 (7.89%) MATLAB
8 2 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) MKS
2 5 (13.16%) Fujitsu
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) MathWorks
2 5 (13.16%) Perforce
3 2 (5.26%) Freescale
West Midlands
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healcare, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago