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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 183 195 195
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 22 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.045% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.048% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 9
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,250 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £37,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
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
4719 4181 4600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.78% 94.53% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4152 3477 4005
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram 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 28 January 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
Staffordshire - 13 £40,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 7 £40,000 - 1
Coventry - 2 £32,500 - 1
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 55 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 46 (83.64%) C++
3 44 (80.00%) C
4 31 (56.36%) Degree
5 30 (54.55%) Electronics
6 24 (43.64%) UML
7 22 (40.00%) Automotive
8 20 (36.36%) Embedded C
8 20 (36.36%) Embedded Systems
9 16 (29.09%) MKS
9 16 (29.09%) Simulink
10 15 (27.27%) Assembly Language
11 14 (25.45%) Validation
12 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
13 12 (21.82%) Embedded C++
14 10 (18.18%) Configuration Management
14 10 (18.18%) C#
15 9 (16.36%) OO
15 9 (16.36%) Middleware
15 9 (16.36%) OOD
15 9 (16.36%) Nucleus RTOS
15 9 (16.36%) Device Driver
15 9 (16.36%) QNX
15 9 (16.36%) Embedded Software Development
15 9 (16.36%) Software Architecture
16 8 (14.55%) TargetLink
16 8 (14.55%) Rational DOORS
16 8 (14.55%) Fujitsu
16 8 (14.55%) VectorCAST
16 8 (14.55%) Stateflow

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (3.64%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (29.09%) Simulink
2 13 (23.64%) MS Excel
3 8 (14.55%) Stateflow
3 8 (14.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (14.55%) TargetLink
4 5 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Bluetooth
1 6 (10.91%) Modbus
2 5 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.64%) GSM
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Subversion
1 8 (14.55%) Rational DOORS
1 8 (14.55%) VectorCAST
2 6 (10.91%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.45%) PVCS
3 3 (5.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (5.45%) LabVIEW
General
1 30 (54.55%) Electronics
2 22 (40.00%) Automotive
3 6 (10.91%) Aerospace
4 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) Middleware
2 4 (7.27%) HTML
3 2 (3.64%) .NET
3 2 (3.64%) CSS
4 1 (1.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (36.36%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (16.36%) Device Driver
3 5 (9.09%) CAN bus
4 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Nucleus RTOS
2 3 (5.45%) VxWorks
3 1 (1.82%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 24 (43.64%) UML
3 14 (25.45%) Validation
4 10 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 9 (16.36%) OO
5 9 (16.36%) OOD
5 9 (16.36%) Software Architecture
5 9 (16.36%) Embedded Software Development
6 8 (14.55%) Yourdon
6 8 (14.55%) Requirements Management
7 2 (3.64%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.64%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.64%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.64%) Project Management
7 2 (3.64%) Change Management
7 2 (3.64%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (83.64%) C++
2 44 (80.00%) C
3 20 (36.36%) Embedded C
4 15 (27.27%) Assembly Language
5 12 (21.82%) Embedded C++
6 10 (18.18%) C#
7 8 (14.55%) MATLAB
8 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.64%) PHP
9 2 (3.64%) SQL
9 2 (3.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (56.36%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) HND
3 2 (3.64%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) MKS
2 9 (16.36%) QNX
3 8 (14.55%) Fujitsu
3 8 (14.55%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.55%) MathWorks
4 3 (5.45%) Perforce
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Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
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Salary: £28000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dudley
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Staffordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago