The median annual salary for an Embedded Software Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded Software Engineer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 219 213
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 9 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.37% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 13
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4976 5936 5505
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.85% 96.24% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4209 4660 4561
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Embedded Software Engineer in the West Midlands

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Embedded Software Engineer in the West Midlands

Embedded Software Engineer
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 Engineer 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
Warwickshire +12 3 £41,000 -8.88%
Worcestershire -3 3 £40,000 - 1
Herefordshire -8 3 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Embedded Software Engineer
England

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Embedded Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (82.14%) C
3 18 (64.29%) C++
4 17 (60.71%) C#
5 15 (53.57%) Windows
6 14 (50.00%) Electronics
7 13 (46.43%) Embedded C
8 12 (42.86%) Linux
9 8 (28.57%) Automotive
9 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 8 (28.57%) Degree
9 8 (28.57%) MISRA
10 7 (25.00%) Java
10 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 6 (21.43%) Embedded C++
11 6 (21.43%) Green Hills
12 5 (17.86%) Embedded Software Development
12 5 (17.86%) Renesas
12 5 (17.86%) MATLAB
12 5 (17.86%) Simulink
12 5 (17.86%) Stateflow
13 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
13 4 (14.29%) Firmware
13 4 (14.29%) ThreadX
13 4 (14.29%) SNMP
13 4 (14.29%) Python
13 4 (14.29%) Bluetooth
13 4 (14.29%) HTML
13 4 (14.29%) HTML5
13 4 (14.29%) SDLC

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
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 5 (17.86%) Simulink
1 5 (17.86%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.29%) Bluetooth
2 4 (14.29%) SNMP
3 3 (10.71%) Ethernet
3 3 (10.71%) RS-485
3 3 (10.71%) Wireless
3 3 (10.71%) ZigBee
4 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) CANoe
1 2 (7.14%) PVCS
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) VectorCAST
General
1 14 (50.00%) Electronics
2 8 (28.57%) Automotive
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.57%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) HTML
1 4 (14.29%) HTML5
2 3 (10.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Linux
3 4 (14.29%) ThreadX
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (17.86%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 4 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
3 4 (14.29%) SDLC
4 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile Development
5 1 (3.57%) Project Management
5 1 (3.57%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) C
2 18 (64.29%) C++
3 17 (60.71%) C#
4 13 (46.43%) Embedded C
5 7 (25.00%) Java
5 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (21.43%) Embedded C++
7 5 (17.86%) MATLAB
8 4 (14.29%) Python
9 1 (3.57%) Perl
9 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) MISRA
2 1 (3.57%) IEC 61508
2 1 (3.57%) IEC 62304
2 1 (3.57%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Green Hills
2 5 (17.86%) Renesas
3 2 (7.14%) Freescale
3 2 (7.14%) Fujitsu
3 2 (7.14%) MKS
3 2 (7.14%) Rockwell
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