The median annual salary for a Embedded Software Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 188 227 196
Rank change year-on-year +39 -31  
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 21 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.23% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 13
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 4501 5856 4848
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.88% 96.35% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3711 4766 4137
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 23 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 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Worcestershire -11 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Warwickshire +33 4 £40,500 - 2
Herefordshire - 4 £40,000 - 1
Coventry +19 3 £40,000 -
Embedded Software Engineer
England

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 52 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 48 (92.31%) C
3 33 (63.46%) C++
4 29 (55.77%) Embedded C
5 22 (42.31%) C#
5 22 (42.31%) Automotive
6 20 (38.46%) Electronics
6 20 (38.46%) Windows
7 17 (32.69%) MISRA
8 14 (26.92%) Embedded C++
9 12 (23.08%) Linux
10 11 (21.15%) Degree
11 10 (19.23%) Embedded Systems
11 10 (19.23%) Embedded Software Development
12 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
12 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
13 7 (13.46%) SNMP
13 7 (13.46%) HTML
13 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
13 7 (13.46%) Green Hills
13 7 (13.46%) ThreadX
13 7 (13.46%) HTML5
13 7 (13.46%) Defect Tracking
14 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
14 6 (11.54%) Java
14 6 (11.54%) Python
14 6 (11.54%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 5 (9.62%) MATLAB
15 5 (9.62%) Simulink
15 5 (9.62%) Stateflow

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (9.62%) Simulink
1 5 (9.62%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 7 (13.46%) SNMP
3 5 (9.62%) Bluetooth
4 4 (7.69%) Wireless
4 4 (7.69%) ZigBee
5 2 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.92%) FlexRay
6 1 (1.92%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) CANoe
1 5 (9.62%) VectorCAST
2 4 (7.69%) PVCS
2 4 (7.69%) Subversion
3 2 (3.85%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.92%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.92%) JIRA
4 1 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
General
1 22 (42.31%) Automotive
2 20 (38.46%) Electronics
3 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) HTML
1 7 (13.46%) HTML5
2 4 (7.69%) Middleware
3 3 (5.77%) .NET
3 3 (5.77%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (1.92%) CORBA
4 1 (1.92%) Wayland
4 1 (1.92%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.77%) CAN bus
4 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.92%) Infotainment
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Linux
3 7 (13.46%) ThreadX
4 6 (11.54%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 2 (3.85%) Android
5 2 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.92%) MeeGo
6 1 (1.92%) Tizen
6 1 (1.92%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (19.23%) Embedded Software Development
3 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 7 (13.46%) Defect Tracking
5 5 (9.62%) SDLC
5 5 (9.62%) UML
6 3 (5.77%) Software Architecture
7 2 (3.85%) Project Management
7 2 (3.85%) Requirements Management
8 1 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (1.92%) Integration Testing
8 1 (1.92%) Kanban
8 1 (1.92%) Mechatronics
8 1 (1.92%) Multithreading
8 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.92%) Product Management
8 1 (1.92%) QMS
8 1 (1.92%) Regression Testing
8 1 (1.92%) Scrum
8 1 (1.92%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 48 (92.31%) C
2 33 (63.46%) C++
3 29 (55.77%) Embedded C
4 22 (42.31%) C#
5 14 (26.92%) Embedded C++
6 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
7 6 (11.54%) Java
7 6 (11.54%) Python
8 5 (9.62%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.85%) Ada
9 2 (3.85%) Perl
9 2 (3.85%) PHP
10 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (32.69%) MISRA
2 3 (5.77%) MISRA C
3 2 (3.85%) IEC 61508
3 2 (3.85%) ISO26262
4 1 (1.92%) JTAG
4 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Green Hills
2 5 (9.62%) Freescale
2 5 (9.62%) Renesas
3 4 (7.69%) Fujitsu
3 4 (7.69%) MKS
3 4 (7.69%) Rockwell
4 1 (1.92%) Apple
4 1 (1.92%) Google
4 1 (1.92%) Intel
4 1 (1.92%) QNX
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