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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Systems
Rank 221 215 218
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Systems 18 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.76% 0.43% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 12
Median salary £44,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £37,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
2359 1846 1825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.98% 34.88% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1679 1522 1548
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Systems across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Embedded Systems Salary Histogram 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 27 May 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 - 5 £48,000 - 1
Warwickshire -2 4 £46,250 -7.50%
Birmingham -10 4 £44,000 +22.22%
Staffordshire -6 3 £40,000 -20.00%
Worcestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Embedded Systems
England

Embedded Systems
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 11 (61.11%) C++
2 9 (50.00%) Electronics
3 8 (44.44%) C
3 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 6 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) Degree
6 4 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (22.22%) Android
6 4 (22.22%) Embedded Software Development
6 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 4 (22.22%) Embedded C
6 4 (22.22%) Automotive
7 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
7 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
7 3 (16.67%) Avionics
7 3 (16.67%) DO-178B
7 3 (16.67%) Software Packaging
8 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
8 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (11.11%) ISO26262
8 2 (11.11%) Python
9 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
9 1 (5.56%) Verilog
9 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
9 1 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
9 1 (5.56%) Firmware
9 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management

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 (5.56%) Simulink
1 1 (5.56%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 9 (50.00%) Electronics
2 4 (22.22%) Automotive
3 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 3 (16.67%) Avionics
3 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Software Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Electronics Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Kernel Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Kernel Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Lead Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Engineering Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Verification Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Applied Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.56%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Android
1 4 (22.22%) Embedded Linux
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 4 (22.22%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Business Development
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) CMMI
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.56%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (5.56%) SysML
4 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C++
2 8 (44.44%) C
3 6 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (22.22%) Embedded C
5 2 (11.11%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) DO-178B
2 2 (11.11%) ISO26262
3 1 (5.56%) Def Stans
3 1 (5.56%) DO-254
3 1 (5.56%) IEC 61508
3 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 1 (5.56%) MISRA
3 1 (5.56%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
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