Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 198 193
Rank change year-on-year +15 -5 -
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 16 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.42% 0.23% 0.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 0.58% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 19
Birmingham median annual salary £32,500 £40,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.75% +35.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £49,375 £47,500 £31,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -9.68%

Embedded C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1880 1882 1734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 49.11% 39.52% 43.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1573 1566
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,625
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Embedded C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded C in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 (93.75%) C
2 14 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 11 (68.75%) Degree
3 11 (68.75%) Electronics
4 10 (62.50%) Automotive
4 10 (62.50%) Firmware
5 9 (56.25%) Computer Science
6 8 (50.00%) GNVQ
6 8 (50.00%) CAN bus
6 8 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (50.00%) Presales
6 8 (50.00%) Embedded C++
6 8 (50.00%) C++
6 8 (50.00%) HND
7 7 (43.75%) MISRA
8 4 (25.00%) Windows
8 4 (25.00%) MISRA C
8 4 (25.00%) ISO 13485
8 4 (25.00%) IEC 62304
8 4 (25.00%) Software Architecture
9 3 (18.75%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
9 3 (18.75%) QMS
9 3 (18.75%) Multithreaded Programming
9 3 (18.75%) Requirements Management
9 3 (18.75%) .NET
9 3 (18.75%) C#
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 3 (18.75%) Doxygen
9 3 (18.75%) Scrum

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 3 (18.75%) Doxygen
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) VectorCAST
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (68.75%) Electronics
2 10 (62.50%) Automotive
3 2 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineer
4 4 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Computer Science
2 8 (50.00%) CAN bus
3 2 (12.50%) Life Science
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (6.25%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 8 (50.00%) Presales
3 4 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Multithreaded Programming
4 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
4 3 (18.75%) QMS
4 3 (18.75%) Requirements Management
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.25%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) C
2 8 (50.00%) C++
2 8 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 3 (18.75%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Degree
2 8 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (50.00%) GNVQ
2 8 (50.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) MISRA
2 4 (25.00%) IEC 62304
2 4 (25.00%) ISO 13485
2 4 (25.00%) MISRA C
3 2 (12.50%) ISO 26262
3 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
3 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) QNX
2 1 (6.25%) EMC