The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 191 190 222
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 61 45 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.79% 0.66% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.69% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 57 42 54
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Embedded Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7344 6551 8524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.64% 96.37% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6009 5257 7412
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer across the East of England region.

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +10 48 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Suffolk +6 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Essex -10 4 £55,000 +27.90% 1
Hertfordshire -16 4 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Norfolk -5 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Embedded Software Engineer
England

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Embedded Software Engineer in their job title.

1 91 (96.81%) Software Engineering
2 88 (93.62%) C
3 64 (68.09%) C++
4 58 (61.70%) Linux
5 42 (44.68%) Embedded C
6 29 (30.85%) ZigBee
7 26 (27.66%) Python
8 25 (26.60%) Embedded Linux
8 25 (26.60%) Algorithms
9 23 (24.47%) Ethernet
9 23 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (21.28%) Wireless
10 20 (21.28%) Degree
11 18 (19.15%) Java
11 18 (19.15%) Scrum
12 17 (18.09%) C#
13 16 (17.02%) Device Driver
14 15 (15.96%) Automotive
15 14 (14.89%) Firmware
16 13 (13.83%) TCP/IP
16 13 (13.83%) Embedded C++
17 12 (12.77%) Windows
17 12 (12.77%) OO
17 12 (12.77%) Android
18 11 (11.70%) Bluetooth
18 11 (11.70%) Computer Science
19 10 (10.64%) OOD
19 10 (10.64%) 802.15
19 10 (10.64%) Electronics
19 10 (10.64%) Smart Meter

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Embedded Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Embedded Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.13%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.06%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 29 (30.85%) ZigBee
2 23 (24.47%) Ethernet
3 20 (21.28%) Wireless
4 13 (13.83%) TCP/IP
5 11 (11.70%) Bluetooth
6 10 (10.64%) 802.15
7 7 (7.45%) RTP
8 5 (5.32%) GPRS
8 5 (5.32%) GSM
9 4 (4.26%) HTTP
10 3 (3.19%) VoIP
10 3 (3.19%) Internet
10 3 (3.19%) IGMP
10 3 (3.19%) Gigabit Ethernet
11 2 (2.13%) VLAN
11 2 (2.13%) DHCP
11 2 (2.13%) PBX
11 2 (2.13%) SNMP
11 2 (2.13%) Q.931
11 2 (2.13%) RTCP
Development Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.06%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.06%) JIRA
3 1 (1.06%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.06%) ClearCase
General
1 15 (15.96%) Automotive
2 10 (10.64%) Electronics
3 9 (9.57%) Telecoms
4 8 (8.51%) Finance
5 7 (7.45%) Marketing
6 4 (4.26%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.26%) Multimedia
7 3 (3.19%) Japanese Language
8 2 (2.13%) French Language
8 2 (2.13%) German Language
8 2 (2.13%) Italian Language
9 1 (1.06%) Aerospace
9 1 (1.06%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.38%) .NET
1 6 (6.38%) WinForms
2 4 (4.26%) Flash
3 3 (3.19%) Qt
3 3 (3.19%) HTML
4 2 (2.13%) GTK+
4 2 (2.13%) HTML5
4 2 (2.13%) FreeSWITCH
4 2 (2.13%) WebRTC
4 2 (2.13%) POSIX
4 2 (2.13%) XML
5 1 (1.06%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (26.60%) Algorithms
2 16 (17.02%) Device Driver
3 11 (11.70%) Computer Science
4 10 (10.64%) Smart Meter
4 10 (10.64%) Data Structures
5 7 (7.45%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (5.32%) MPEG
6 5 (5.32%) Streaming Video
7 4 (4.26%) STB
7 4 (4.26%) IPTV
7 4 (4.26%) Digital Media
7 4 (4.26%) Telematics
8 3 (3.19%) Mathematics
9 2 (2.13%) Physics
9 2 (2.13%) Robotics
9 2 (2.13%) Open Source
9 2 (2.13%) CAN bus
10 1 (1.06%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (1.06%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.06%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 58 (61.70%) Linux
2 25 (26.60%) Embedded Linux
3 12 (12.77%) Android
3 12 (12.77%) Windows
4 4 (4.26%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.19%) Windows CE
5 3 (3.19%) VxWorks
6 2 (2.13%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.13%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (96.81%) Software Engineering
2 23 (24.47%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (19.15%) Scrum
4 12 (12.77%) OO
5 10 (10.64%) OOD
6 8 (8.51%) Embedded Software Development
7 6 (6.38%) Time Management
8 5 (5.32%) UML
8 5 (5.32%) TDD
8 5 (5.32%) Multithreading
9 4 (4.26%) Signal Processing
9 4 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.26%) Project Management
10 3 (3.19%) Validation
11 2 (2.13%) Integration Testing
11 2 (2.13%) Digital Signal Processing
12 1 (1.06%) Android Development
12 1 (1.06%) Refactoring
12 1 (1.06%) Digital Marketing
12 1 (1.06%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 88 (93.62%) C
2 64 (68.09%) C++
3 42 (44.68%) Embedded C
4 26 (27.66%) Python
5 18 (19.15%) Java
6 17 (18.09%) C#
7 13 (13.83%) Embedded C++
8 9 (9.57%) Objective-C
8 9 (9.57%) Perl
9 5 (5.32%) Assembly Language
10 4 (4.26%) JavaScript
11 3 (3.19%) Ada
12 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.13%) Tcl
12 2 (2.13%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 20 (21.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) JTAG
1 1 (1.06%) IEC 61508
1 1 (1.06%) DO-178B
System Software
1 14 (14.89%) Firmware
2 1 (1.06%) KVM
Vendors
1 3 (3.19%) Intel
1 3 (3.19%) QNX
2 1 (1.06%) SAP
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