The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West 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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Software Development
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 245 204
Rank change year-on-year +44 -41  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 6 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.032% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.037% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 8
Median salary £40,000 £43,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.51% +12.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.25% -15.78%  

Embedded Software Development is in the process and methodology 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 process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4292 5449 4295
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 90.00% 88.26% 83.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3504 4384 3593
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Embedded Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Embedded Software Development as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Development in the West Midlands

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Development in the West Midlands

Embedded Software Development
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 Software Development within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Coventry - 4 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham +12 1 £40,000 -7.51%
Worcestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Embedded Software Development
England

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development 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 Software Development.

1 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 11 (61.11%) C
2 11 (61.11%) C#
3 9 (50.00%) Automotive
4 8 (44.44%) Embedded C
5 7 (38.89%) Project Management
6 6 (33.33%) Bluetooth
6 6 (33.33%) Ethernet
6 6 (33.33%) Firmware
6 6 (33.33%) Windows
6 6 (33.33%) Degree
6 6 (33.33%) Mobile Development
6 6 (33.33%) RS-232
7 5 (27.78%) C++
8 4 (22.22%) Linux
9 3 (16.67%) SQL
10 2 (11.11%) .NET
10 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
10 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
10 2 (11.11%) PHP
10 2 (11.11%) Electronics
10 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (11.11%) Android
10 2 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (11.11%) Freescale
11 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
11 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
11 1 (5.56%) Wayland
11 1 (5.56%) CAN bus
11 1 (5.56%) Tizen

Embedded Software Development
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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Bluetooth
1 6 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 6 (33.33%) RS-232
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
2 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) ClearQuest
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 9 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 10 (55.56%) Embedded Engineer
2 10 (55.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (22.22%) C Software Engineer
6 3 (16.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Junior C Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (11.11%) Senior C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) CORBA
2 1 (5.56%) Wayland
2 1 (5.56%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.56%) CAN bus
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (11.11%) Android
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (5.56%) MeeGo
4 1 (5.56%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (38.89%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) Mobile Development
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Kanban
4 1 (5.56%) Product Management
4 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C
1 11 (61.11%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) Embedded C
3 5 (27.78%) C++
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
5 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) JTAG
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Freescale
2 1 (5.56%) Apple
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Intel
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