Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Embedded Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Software Development
England > Midlands
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 346 376 379
Rank change year-on-year +30 +3 +38
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 32 23 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.23% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.16% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 63
Midlands median annual salary £46,250 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% +21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £33,875 £37,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,750 £47,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

Embedded Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 12,747 13,982 16,811
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 90.91% 90.88% 89.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10,047 11,466 13,268
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,150 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Embedded Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Embedded Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Development in the Midlands

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Embedded Software Development in the Midlands

Embedded Software Development
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development in the Midlands over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Embedded Software Development in the Midlands

Embedded Software Development
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 Software Development within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. 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 +42 26 £72,500 +70.59% 8
East Midlands +13 6 £41,250 - 2
Embedded Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development.

1 24 (75.00%) Electronics
2 19 (59.38%) Degree
3 17 (53.13%) Software Engineering
4 15 (46.88%) C
5 11 (34.38%) Linux
5 11 (34.38%) Rational Rhapsody
5 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (34.38%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (31.25%) MATLAB
6 10 (31.25%) Simulink
6 10 (31.25%) SysML
7 8 (25.00%) Automotive
7 8 (25.00%) Bluetooth
7 8 (25.00%) Embedded C
8 7 (21.88%) Ethernet
8 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
8 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
8 7 (21.88%) C#
8 7 (21.88%) MISRA C
8 7 (21.88%) MISRA
8 7 (21.88%) DO-178B
8 7 (21.88%) CANoe
8 7 (21.88%) FlexRay
9 5 (15.63%) FreeRTOS
10 3 (9.38%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (9.38%) C++
10 3 (9.38%) Firmware
11 2 (6.25%) Advertising
11 2 (6.25%) GNU Toolchain
12 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems

Embedded Software Development
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:

Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) Bluetooth
2 7 (21.88%) Ethernet
2 7 (21.88%) FlexRay
2 7 (21.88%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Rational Rhapsody
2 7 (21.88%) CANoe
2 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.25%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 24 (75.00%) Electronics
2 8 (25.00%) Automotive
3 2 (6.25%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Architect
2 10 (31.25%) Software Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Systems Architect
3 9 (28.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Development Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Electronics Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Test Development Engineer
4 7 (21.88%) Test Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Firmware Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Embedded C Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) FreeRTOS
3 3 (9.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Software Engineering
2 11 (34.38%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (31.25%) SysML
4 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.13%) SDLC
4 1 (3.13%) UML
4 1 (3.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) C
2 10 (31.25%) MATLAB
3 8 (25.00%) Embedded C
4 7 (21.88%) C#
5 3 (9.38%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) DO-178B
1 7 (21.88%) MISRA
1 7 (21.88%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Firmware