The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Embedded Systems in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 223 216 212
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 6 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.092% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 0.28% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 20
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,600 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
Embedded Systems
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2137 1780 1962
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.49% 32.92% 35.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1412 1617
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,050 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Embedded Systems as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Embedded Systems Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Embedded Systems
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Embedded Systems Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Embedded Systems
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 Systems within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Tipton - 3 £37,500 -
Warwickshire - 3 £47,500 -
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT jobs citing Embedded Systems also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Embedded Systems.

1 14 (60.87%) Electronics
2 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
3 10 (43.48%) Automotive
4 9 (39.13%) C++
5 6 (26.09%) Manufacturing
5 6 (26.09%) Degree
6 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (21.74%) ISO26262
6 5 (21.74%) C
7 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 4 (17.39%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (17.39%) Aerospace
7 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (17.39%) Avionics
7 4 (17.39%) IEC 61508
7 4 (17.39%) DO-178B
8 3 (13.04%) Software Packaging
8 3 (13.04%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (13.04%) Validation
8 3 (13.04%) Embedded C
9 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
9 2 (8.70%) Java
9 2 (8.70%) Linux
9 2 (8.70%) Firmware
9 2 (8.70%) Verilog
9 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (8.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
9 2 (8.70%) Atlassian
9 2 (8.70%) Embedded Linux

Embedded Systems
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 1 (4.35%) Simulink
1 1 (4.35%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
1 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.35%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 14 (60.87%) Electronics
2 10 (43.48%) Automotive
3 6 (26.09%) Manufacturing
4 4 (17.39%) Aerospace
4 4 (17.39%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Software Engineer
2 6 (26.09%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Lead Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Electronics Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Kernel Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Kernel Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Verification Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Software Packaging
2 1 (4.35%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (8.70%) Verilog
3 1 (4.35%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Android
1 2 (8.70%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
2 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (17.39%) Project Management
2 4 (17.39%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (13.04%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Validation
4 1 (4.35%) Business Development
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) CMMI
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.35%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) Prototyping
4 1 (4.35%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (4.35%) Requirements Management
4 1 (4.35%) SysML
4 1 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) C++
2 5 (21.74%) C
3 3 (13.04%) Embedded C
4 2 (8.70%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) ISO26262
2 4 (17.39%) DO-178B
2 4 (17.39%) IEC 61508
3 1 (4.35%) Def Stans
3 1 (4.35%) DO-254
3 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 1 (4.35%) MISRA
3 1 (4.35%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Atlassian
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