Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Embedded C
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 46 52
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Embedded C 11 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.18% 2.56% 4.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.63% 4.98% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 37
Worcestershire median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £31,378 £29,625 £28,500
90th Percentile £52,875 £42,500 £42,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -9.68%

Embedded C is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 303 241 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 60.12% 51.39% 70.47%
Number of salaries quoted 278 231 337
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £46,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Embedded C
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing Embedded C as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

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
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Embedded C in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester +5 6 £47,500 +18.75%
Redditch -6 3 £40,000 -2.44%
Droitwich - 1 £35,000 -
Pershore - 1 £22,350 -
Embedded C
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 10 (90.91%) C
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Electronics
4 4 (36.36%) Automotive
5 3 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
6 2 (18.18%) MKS
6 2 (18.18%) Subversion
6 2 (18.18%) Freescale
6 2 (18.18%) VectorCAST
6 2 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (18.18%) Schematic Capture
6 2 (18.18%) RS-485
6 2 (18.18%) CANoe
6 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
6 2 (18.18%) Firmware
6 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
6 2 (18.18%) VHDL
6 2 (18.18%) Verilog
6 2 (18.18%) Green Hills
6 2 (18.18%) Xilinx
6 2 (18.18%) Degree
6 2 (18.18%) Fujitsu
7 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
7 1 (9.09%) Qt
7 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (9.09%) Modbus
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco

Embedded C
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Ethernet
2 2 (18.18%) RS-485
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
3 1 (9.09%) Modbus
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) CANoe
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) VectorCAST
General
1 5 (45.45%) Electronics
2 4 (36.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Embedded Engineer
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Electronics Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Automotive Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Automotive Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Technician
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (9.09%) IT Support
5 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Electronics Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (18.18%) Verilog
1 2 (18.18%) VHDL
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Coaching
3 1 (9.09%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C
2 3 (27.27%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
3 2 (18.18%) MATLAB
4 1 (9.09%) ANSI C
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 26262
1 1 (9.09%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Freescale
1 2 (18.18%) Fujitsu
1 2 (18.18%) Green Hills
1 2 (18.18%) MKS
1 2 (18.18%) Xilinx
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft