The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Embedded C skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded C over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.56% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.06% - -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Median salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Embedded C is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1038 739 866
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 52.69% 31.64% 42.66%
Number of salaries quoted 898 612 771
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Embedded C as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C in Birmingham

Embedded C
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded C in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Embedded C in Birmingham

Embedded C
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C in Birmingham over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded C in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Embedded C 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 15 (100.00%) C
2 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
3 13 (86.67%) Automotive
4 12 (80.00%) C++
5 11 (73.33%) Computer Science
6 10 (66.67%) Degree
7 9 (60.00%) Embedded C++
8 8 (53.33%) Firmware
8 8 (53.33%) Electronics
8 8 (53.33%) CAN bus
9 7 (46.67%) Presales
9 7 (46.67%) Computer Science Degree
9 7 (46.67%) HND
9 7 (46.67%) GNVQ
10 4 (26.67%) MISRA
11 2 (13.33%) UML
11 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
11 2 (13.33%) SDLC
11 2 (13.33%) MISRA C
11 2 (13.33%) Renesas
11 2 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (13.33%) Prototyping
12 1 (6.67%) IEC 62304
12 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
12 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
12 1 (6.67%) VectorCAST
12 1 (6.67%) CANoe
12 1 (6.67%) ISO 13485
12 1 (6.67%) ISO 26262

Embedded C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (6.67%) Simulink
1 1 (6.67%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (6.67%) CANoe
2 1 (6.67%) VectorCAST
General
1 13 (86.67%) Automotive
2 8 (53.33%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Applications Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Firmware Engineer
2 7 (46.67%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior C Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (53.33%) CAN bus
3 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) Presales
3 2 (13.33%) Prototyping
3 2 (13.33%) SDLC
3 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
3 2 (13.33%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C
2 12 (80.00%) C++
3 9 (60.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (6.67%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (46.67%) GNVQ
2 7 (46.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) MISRA
2 2 (13.33%) MISRA C
3 1 (6.67%) IEC 62304
3 1 (6.67%) ISO 13485
3 1 (6.67%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Renesas
2 1 (6.67%) QNX