Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
England > Midlands
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 292 194 285
Rank change year-on-year -98 +91 +23
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 35 23 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.33% 0.48% 0.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% 0.90% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 49
10th Percentile " £38,125 £29,250
25th Percentile £33,750 £40,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% +12.50% -11.11%
75th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £58,000 " £71,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 the Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,782 2,556 5,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 44.73% 53.52% 46.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3,692 2,159 4,672
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +8.24% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +8.49% +0.95%

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Embedded C as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded C in the Midlands

Embedded C
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Embedded C in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Embedded C in the Midlands

Embedded C
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Embedded C in the Midlands over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Embedded C in the Midlands

Embedded C
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -77 29 £37,500 -16.67% 9
East Midlands -68 6 £55,000 +15.79% 13
Embedded C
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2021, IT jobs citing Embedded C also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 35 (100.00%) C
2 30 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 26 (74.29%) Degree
4 25 (71.43%) C++
4 25 (71.43%) Social Skills
5 24 (68.57%) Linux
5 24 (68.57%) Configuration Management
6 23 (65.71%) Self-Motivation
7 22 (62.86%) Embedded C++
8 21 (60.00%) Validation
9 19 (54.29%) TCP/IP
9 19 (54.29%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (54.29%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (51.43%) Software Architecture
10 18 (51.43%) Firmware
10 18 (51.43%) Embedded Linux
11 17 (48.57%) Subversion
11 17 (48.57%) Telecoms
11 17 (48.57%) Broadband
11 17 (48.57%) EMC
12 6 (17.14%) Algorithms
12 6 (17.14%) Automotive
12 6 (17.14%) Project Management
13 5 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
13 5 (14.29%) Software Delivery
14 4 (11.43%) ZigBee
15 3 (8.57%) Influencing Skills
15 3 (8.57%) Metadata
15 3 (8.57%) Embedded Systems
15 3 (8.57%) Embedded Software Development

Embedded C
Co-occurring IT Skills in the 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (2.86%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.86%) Azure
2 1 (2.86%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) TCP/IP
2 17 (48.57%) Broadband
3 4 (11.43%) ZigBee
4 2 (5.71%) RS-232
4 2 (5.71%) RS-485
5 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Metadata
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (48.57%) Subversion
2 5 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (8.57%) JIRA
4 2 (5.71%) StarTeam
5 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.86%) GCC
5 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.86%) GitLab
5 1 (2.86%) Qt Creator
General
1 25 (71.43%) Social Skills
2 19 (54.29%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (48.57%) Telecoms
4 6 (17.14%) Automotive
5 3 (8.57%) Electronics
5 3 (8.57%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 25 (71.43%) Embedded Engineer
2 23 (65.71%) Software Engineer
3 22 (62.86%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 19 (54.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 18 (51.43%) C++ Software Engineer
5 18 (51.43%) Embedded C Engineer
5 18 (51.43%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 18 (51.43%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 18 (51.43%) Linux Engineer
6 17 (48.57%) C Software Engineer
6 17 (48.57%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
6 17 (48.57%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 17 (48.57%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 17 (48.57%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
6 17 (48.57%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 17 (48.57%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Project Leader
7 3 (8.57%) Software Project Leader
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) GStreamer
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) Node.js
1 1 (2.86%) Qt
1 1 (2.86%) REST
1 1 (2.86%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 23 (65.71%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (17.14%) Algorithms
3 3 (8.57%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.86%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Linux
2 18 (51.43%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 24 (68.57%) Configuration Management
3 21 (60.00%) Validation
4 19 (54.29%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (51.43%) Software Architecture
6 6 (17.14%) Project Management
7 5 (14.29%) Software Delivery
8 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.57%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
9 2 (5.71%) Multithreading
9 2 (5.71%) Prototyping
9 2 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
10 1 (2.86%) OO
10 1 (2.86%) OOD
10 1 (2.86%) OOP
10 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (2.86%) TDD
10 1 (2.86%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C
2 25 (71.43%) C++
3 22 (62.86%) Embedded C++
4 2 (5.71%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (74.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Firmware
2 1 (2.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) EMC