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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 181 199 185
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 27 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.15% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 6
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,750 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,250 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
5230 4731 4579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.00% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4639 3998 4018
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 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
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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 - 12 £40,000 - 3
Worcestershire - 9 £35,000 -
Coventry -7 4 £32,500 -
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 58 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 51 (87.93%) C
3 47 (81.03%) C++
4 35 (60.34%) Degree
5 33 (56.90%) Electronics
6 24 (41.38%) Automotive
7 22 (37.93%) UML
8 21 (36.21%) Embedded C
8 21 (36.21%) Embedded Systems
9 19 (32.76%) Assembly Language
10 18 (31.03%) Simulink
10 18 (31.03%) MKS
11 16 (27.59%) Validation
11 16 (27.59%) MS Excel
12 13 (22.41%) C#
13 12 (20.69%) Embedded C++
13 12 (20.69%) Configuration Management
14 11 (18.97%) Requirements Management
14 11 (18.97%) MS PowerPoint
14 11 (18.97%) Yourdon
14 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
14 11 (18.97%) MathWorks
14 11 (18.97%) Stateflow
14 11 (18.97%) Embedded Software Development
14 11 (18.97%) TargetLink
14 11 (18.97%) Rational DOORS
15 8 (13.79%) Bluetooth
15 8 (13.79%) Visual Studio
16 7 (12.07%) MATLAB
16 7 (12.07%) Ethernet

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 18 (31.03%) Simulink
2 16 (27.59%) MS Excel
3 11 (18.97%) Stateflow
3 11 (18.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (18.97%) TargetLink
4 5 (8.62%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) Bluetooth
2 7 (12.07%) Ethernet
3 5 (8.62%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.90%) Modbus
5 2 (3.45%) GSM
6 1 (1.72%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (13.79%) Visual Studio
3 7 (12.07%) VectorCAST
3 7 (12.07%) Subversion
4 3 (5.17%) PVCS
4 3 (5.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (5.17%) LabVIEW
General
1 33 (56.90%) Electronics
2 24 (41.38%) Automotive
3 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
3 6 (10.34%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.72%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) Middleware
2 4 (6.90%) HTML
3 2 (3.45%) .NET
3 2 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (1.72%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.21%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (8.62%) CAN bus
2 5 (8.62%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.72%) CCTV
3 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Nucleus RTOS
2 2 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.45%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (37.93%) UML
3 16 (27.59%) Validation
4 12 (20.69%) Configuration Management
5 11 (18.97%) Yourdon
5 11 (18.97%) Requirements Management
5 11 (18.97%) Embedded Software Development
6 5 (8.62%) Software Architecture
6 5 (8.62%) OO
6 5 (8.62%) OOD
7 2 (3.45%) Project Management
7 2 (3.45%) Regression Testing
7 2 (3.45%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (1.72%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.72%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (87.93%) C
2 47 (81.03%) C++
3 21 (36.21%) Embedded C
4 19 (32.76%) Assembly Language
5 13 (22.41%) C#
6 12 (20.69%) Embedded C++
7 7 (12.07%) MATLAB
8 3 (5.17%) Java
9 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.45%) PHP
9 2 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (60.34%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (3.45%) HND
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Firmware
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) MKS
2 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.97%) MathWorks
3 7 (12.07%) Fujitsu
4 5 (8.62%) QNX
5 3 (5.17%) Perforce
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