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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Systems over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Systems
Rank 212 201 188
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 6 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.22% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.69% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 11
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
1779 1740 2008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.59% 32.43% 36.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1407 1413 1722
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Embedded Systems
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Systems within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 -4 4 £37,000 -1.33%
Birmingham - 2 £41,250 -
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Embedded Systems also 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 that cited Embedded Systems.

1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 8 (57.14%) MATLAB
3 6 (42.86%) Simulink
3 6 (42.86%) C
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) Electronics
4 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
5 4 (28.57%) Validation
6 3 (21.43%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) Modbus
6 3 (21.43%) Requirements Management
6 3 (21.43%) Change Control
6 3 (21.43%) SDLC
7 2 (14.29%) User Experience
7 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
7 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (14.29%) CAN bus
7 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
7 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security
7 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
7 2 (14.29%) UML
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) OOD
7 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
7 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
7 2 (14.29%) CMMI
7 2 (14.29%) QNX
7 2 (14.29%) Device Driver

Embedded Systems
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Embedded Systems also 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 that cited Embedded Systems. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Simulink
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) TargetLink
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Modbus
2 1 (7.14%) FlexRay
2 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (7.14%) LabVIEW
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 5 (35.71%) Electronics
1 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Software Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Software Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (14.29%) iOS Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Device Driver
1 2 (14.29%) CAN bus
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
1 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.14%) VHDL
2 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Nucleus RTOS
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Validation
4 3 (21.43%) Requirements Management
4 3 (21.43%) Change Control
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Cyber Security
5 2 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 2 (14.29%) QMS
5 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 2 (14.29%) CMMI
5 2 (14.29%) UML
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) OOD
6 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) MATLAB
2 6 (42.86%) C
3 3 (21.43%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
4 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 2 (14.29%) IEC 61508
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) QNX
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
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