The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded C
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 54 44 38
Rank change year-on-year -10 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 7 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.95% 2.78% 2.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.89% 5.08% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 6
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% -5.88%  

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 242 177 146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 67.41% 54.63% 65.77%
Number of salaries quoted 240 168 135
Median salary £36,000 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,700 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

Embedded C
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Embedded C in Worcestershire

Embedded C
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded C within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Redditch -13 4 £40,000 -5.88%
Worcester - 3 £40,000 -
Embedded C
West Midlands

Embedded C
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Embedded C.

1 11 (100.00%) C
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) C++
2 8 (72.73%) Embedded C++
3 7 (63.64%) MISRA
3 7 (63.64%) Automotive
3 7 (63.64%) VectorCAST
3 7 (63.64%) CANoe
4 4 (36.36%) Rockwell
4 4 (36.36%) Fujitsu
4 4 (36.36%) Subversion
4 4 (36.36%) MKS
4 4 (36.36%) PVCS
5 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Freescale
5 3 (27.27%) Green Hills
5 3 (27.27%) Degree

Embedded C
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) CANoe
1 7 (63.64%) VectorCAST
2 4 (36.36%) PVCS
2 4 (36.36%) Subversion
General
1 7 (63.64%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Embedded Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Control Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Verification Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Verification Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C
2 8 (72.73%) C++
2 8 (72.73%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (63.64%) MISRA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Fujitsu
1 4 (36.36%) MKS
1 4 (36.36%) Rockwell
2 3 (27.27%) Freescale
2 3 (27.27%) Green Hills