The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West 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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 226 206
Rank change year-on-year +25 -20  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 13 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.56% 0.66% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 8
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% +6.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £45,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - -3.61%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2321 2707 2514
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 48.32% 43.92% 49.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2004 2368 2238
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Embedded C
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Embedded C in the West Midlands

Embedded C
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Embedded C in the West Midlands

Embedded C
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 C within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +21 4 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Warwickshire +31 3 £41,000 -13.68% 1
Worcestershire -17 3 £40,000 -5.88%
Coventry +16 2 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Halesowen - 1 £34,000 -
Embedded C
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 44 (95.65%) Software Engineering
2 43 (93.48%) C
3 27 (58.70%) Automotive
3 27 (58.70%) C++
4 21 (45.65%) MISRA
5 16 (34.78%) Windows
5 16 (34.78%) Embedded C++
6 14 (30.43%) Electronics
7 13 (28.26%) C#
8 12 (26.09%) Degree
9 10 (21.74%) CANoe
9 10 (21.74%) VectorCAST
10 8 (17.39%) Embedded Software Development
11 7 (15.22%) MATLAB
11 7 (15.22%) Simulink
12 6 (13.04%) Stateflow
12 6 (13.04%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 6 (13.04%) Linux
12 6 (13.04%) Renesas
12 6 (13.04%) SDLC
12 6 (13.04%) Green Hills
13 5 (10.87%) UML
14 4 (8.70%) Subversion
14 4 (8.70%) MKS
14 4 (8.70%) PVCS
14 4 (8.70%) Rockwell
14 4 (8.70%) Functional Testing
14 4 (8.70%) Fujitsu
15 3 (6.52%) Embedded Systems
15 3 (6.52%) JSON

Embedded C
Co-occurring 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 7 (15.22%) Simulink
2 6 (13.04%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) SNMP
1 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.52%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.35%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.17%) FlexRay
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) CANoe
1 10 (21.74%) VectorCAST
2 4 (8.70%) PVCS
2 4 (8.70%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) ClearQuest
3 1 (2.17%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.17%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (58.70%) Automotive
2 14 (30.43%) Electronics
3 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.17%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 40 (86.96%) Software Engineer
2 30 (65.22%) Embedded Engineer
2 30 (65.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (17.39%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) C Software Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Software Verification Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Verification Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Control Software Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Embedded C Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
1 3 (6.52%) Ajax
1 3 (6.52%) CSS
1 3 (6.52%) HTML
1 3 (6.52%) HTML5
1 3 (6.52%) JSON
1 3 (6.52%) Node.js
1 3 (6.52%) WebSockets
2 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.17%) CORBA
2 1 (2.17%) HTML5 Canvas
2 1 (2.17%) Wayland
2 1 (2.17%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) CAN bus
1 3 (6.52%) Device Driver
1 3 (6.52%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.17%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Linux
2 6 (13.04%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 2 (4.35%) Android
3 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.35%) VxWorks
4 1 (2.17%) MeeGo
4 1 (2.17%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (95.65%) Software Engineering
2 8 (17.39%) Embedded Software Development
3 6 (13.04%) SDLC
4 5 (10.87%) UML
5 4 (8.70%) Functional Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Device Driver Development
6 2 (4.35%) Software Architecture
6 2 (4.35%) Validation
7 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.17%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (2.17%) Multithreaded Programming
7 1 (2.17%) Project Management
7 1 (2.17%) Prototyping
7 1 (2.17%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.17%) Scrum
7 1 (2.17%) Six Sigma
7 1 (2.17%) TDD
7 1 (2.17%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.17%) V-Model
7 1 (2.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 43 (93.48%) C
2 27 (58.70%) C++
3 16 (34.78%) Embedded C++
4 13 (28.26%) C#
5 7 (15.22%) MATLAB
6 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.52%) Perl
6 3 (6.52%) PHP
6 3 (6.52%) Python
6 3 (6.52%) SQL
7 2 (4.35%) Java
8 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (45.65%) MISRA
2 3 (6.52%) IEC 61508
2 3 (6.52%) MISRA C
3 1 (2.17%) ISO13485
3 1 (2.17%) ISO26262
3 1 (2.17%) JTAG
3 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Green Hills
1 6 (13.04%) Renesas
2 4 (8.70%) Fujitsu
2 4 (8.70%) MKS
2 4 (8.70%) Rockwell
3 3 (6.52%) Freescale
4 2 (4.35%) QNX
5 1 (2.17%) Apple
5 1 (2.17%) Atmel
5 1 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) Intel
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