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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Software Development
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 233 228
Rank change year-on-year +13 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 9 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.13% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.15% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 5
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,050 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50%  

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 4536 5472 4973
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 88.28% 88.72% 87.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15009 16353 16248
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £70,000 £68,750
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

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

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 June 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 +11 4 £43,750 -0.56%
Worcestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Coventry -4 2 £48,750 +39.28%
Embedded Software Development
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 9 (60.00%) Firmware
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) C++
3 6 (40.00%) Bluetooth
3 6 (40.00%) Ethernet
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) RS-232
4 5 (33.33%) C
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (26.67%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) Mobile Development
6 3 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (6.67%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
7 1 (6.67%) UML
7 1 (6.67%) Automotive

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 (40.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (40.00%) RS-232
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Senior Firmware Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Mobile Development
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) C#
1 8 (53.33%) C++
2 5 (33.33%) C
3 4 (26.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Firmware
Stafford, Staffordshire
HCL GB Ltd - ERS
Posted: 19 hours ago
Herefordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago