The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 196 180 199
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 18 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.41% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.42% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 6
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Embedded Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5103 4706 4800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.37% 95.40% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4340 3939 4011
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 May 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 -2 12 £38,750 +19.23% 2
Staffordshire - 4 £37,500 -
Herefordshire +6 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Birmingham -16 1 £30,000 -
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 39 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (89.74%) C++
3 28 (71.79%) C
4 17 (43.59%) UML
5 16 (41.03%) Embedded C
6 14 (35.90%) Electronics
7 13 (33.33%) Degree
8 11 (28.21%) OO
8 11 (28.21%) OOD
9 10 (25.64%) Embedded C++
9 10 (25.64%) Middleware
9 10 (25.64%) QNX
9 10 (25.64%) Nucleus RTOS
9 10 (25.64%) Software Architecture
9 10 (25.64%) Device Driver
10 9 (23.08%) Automotive
10 9 (23.08%) Embedded Software Development
11 8 (20.51%) Fujitsu
11 8 (20.51%) Subversion
11 8 (20.51%) MKS
11 8 (20.51%) MATLAB
11 8 (20.51%) VectorCAST
11 8 (20.51%) CANoe
11 8 (20.51%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (17.95%) Assembly Language
13 6 (15.38%) Simulink
13 6 (15.38%) Validation
13 6 (15.38%) Modbus
14 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
14 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Simulink
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Modbus
2 4 (10.26%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Subversion
1 8 (20.51%) VectorCAST
1 8 (20.51%) CANoe
2 3 (7.69%) PVCS
2 3 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (5.13%) LabVIEW
General
1 14 (35.90%) Electronics
2 9 (23.08%) Automotive
3 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) Middleware
2 2 (5.13%) CSS
2 2 (5.13%) HTML
2 2 (5.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Device Driver
2 8 (20.51%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.56%) Physics
3 1 (2.56%) Chemistry
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Nucleus RTOS
2 2 (5.13%) VxWorks
3 1 (2.56%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (43.59%) UML
3 11 (28.21%) OO
3 11 (28.21%) OOD
4 10 (25.64%) Software Architecture
5 9 (23.08%) Embedded Software Development
6 6 (15.38%) Validation
7 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
7 5 (12.82%) Change Management
8 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Project Management
9 1 (2.56%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.56%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (2.56%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (89.74%) C++
2 28 (71.79%) C
3 16 (41.03%) Embedded C
4 10 (25.64%) Embedded C++
5 8 (20.51%) MATLAB
6 7 (17.95%) Assembly Language
7 4 (10.26%) C#
8 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (5.13%) HND
4 1 (2.56%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) QNX
2 8 (20.51%) Fujitsu
2 8 (20.51%) MKS
3 3 (7.69%) Perforce
4 2 (5.13%) Xilinx
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