The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Embedded Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 196 213 199
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 34 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.28% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.29% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 24
Median salary £37,500 £30,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median 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
5627 5439 5253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.71% 95.69% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4466 4473 4351
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

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 23 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 August 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 +12 12 £35,500 +8.39% 3
Herefordshire - 11 £37,500 -
Worcestershire +9 3 £40,000 - 1
Warwickshire - 3 £47,500 - 1
Birmingham -21 2 £38,750 +28.09% 3
Tipton - 1 £37,500 -
Walsall - 1 £30,000 -
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, Embedded Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (65.96%) C
3 25 (53.19%) C++
4 24 (51.06%) Linux
5 22 (46.81%) Embedded Linux
6 21 (44.68%) TCP/IP
7 18 (38.30%) Embedded C
8 17 (36.17%) Electronics
9 15 (31.91%) Automotive
10 13 (27.66%) Degree
11 12 (25.53%) Scrum
11 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (25.53%) Embedded Software Development
12 11 (23.40%) Physics
12 11 (23.40%) Embedded C++
12 11 (23.40%) Python
12 11 (23.40%) SNMP
13 10 (21.28%) Subversion
13 10 (21.28%) Bash Shell
14 9 (19.15%) VectorCAST
14 9 (19.15%) Device Driver
15 8 (17.02%) MKS
15 8 (17.02%) CANoe
15 8 (17.02%) Fujitsu
16 7 (14.89%) Node.js
16 7 (14.89%) Web Design
16 7 (14.89%) JSON
16 7 (14.89%) Ajax
16 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
17 6 (12.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Simulink
2 1 (2.13%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 21 (44.68%) TCP/IP
2 11 (23.40%) SNMP
3 1 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (2.13%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Subversion
2 9 (19.15%) VectorCAST
3 8 (17.02%) CANoe
4 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.26%) JIRA
6 2 (4.26%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (2.13%) CaliberRM
7 1 (2.13%) ClearQuest
7 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (36.17%) Electronics
2 15 (31.91%) Automotive
3 4 (8.51%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.13%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) Ajax
1 7 (14.89%) JSON
1 7 (14.89%) Node.js
2 6 (12.77%) WebSockets
3 3 (6.38%) Pthreads
4 2 (4.26%) .NET
5 1 (2.13%) CORBA
5 1 (2.13%) Qt
5 1 (2.13%) Wayland
5 1 (2.13%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Physics
2 9 (19.15%) Device Driver
3 6 (12.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (6.38%) CAN bus
4 3 (6.38%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (6.38%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 24 (51.06%) Linux
2 22 (46.81%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Windows
4 2 (4.26%) Android
4 2 (4.26%) Windows CE
5 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.13%) MeeGo
5 1 (2.13%) Tizen
5 1 (2.13%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) Embedded Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) Scrum
3 7 (14.89%) Web Design
4 3 (6.38%) SDLC
4 3 (6.38%) Software Architecture
4 3 (6.38%) UML
5 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.26%) Multithreading
5 2 (4.26%) Project Management
5 2 (4.26%) Static Code Analysis
6 1 (2.13%) Kanban
6 1 (2.13%) OOD
6 1 (2.13%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Requirements Management
6 1 (2.13%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.13%) SysML
6 1 (2.13%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) C
2 25 (53.19%) C++
3 18 (38.30%) Embedded C
4 11 (23.40%) Embedded C++
4 11 (23.40%) Python
5 10 (21.28%) Bash Shell
6 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.51%) C#
8 3 (6.38%) Assembly Language
9 2 (4.26%) Java
10 1 (2.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) PhD
3 1 (2.13%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) MISRA
2 3 (6.38%) MISRA C
3 1 (2.13%) IEC 61508
3 1 (2.13%) JTAG
3 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Fujitsu
1 8 (17.02%) MKS
2 1 (2.13%) Apple
2 1 (2.13%) Google
2 1 (2.13%) Intel
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