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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 212 202 218
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 47 55 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.64% 0.78% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.81% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 41 46 46
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
7019 6754 7878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.06% 95.91% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5682 5504 6796
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 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -16 30 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Essex -4 7 £55,000 +37.50%
Hertfordshire -6 7 £41,500 -7.77% 1
Suffolk 0 3 £40,000 -
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 89 (97.80%) Software Engineering
2 85 (93.41%) C
3 66 (72.53%) C++
4 62 (68.13%) Linux
5 42 (46.15%) Embedded C
6 33 (36.26%) ZigBee
7 30 (32.97%) Wireless
8 29 (31.87%) Ethernet
9 27 (29.67%) Embedded Linux
10 25 (27.47%) Java
11 24 (26.37%) Python
11 24 (26.37%) Degree
12 21 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (23.08%) Algorithms
12 21 (23.08%) C#
13 19 (20.88%) Bluetooth
13 19 (20.88%) Scrum
14 17 (18.68%) Automotive
15 16 (17.58%) Git (software)
16 15 (16.48%) OO
17 14 (15.38%) TCP/IP
17 14 (15.38%) OOD
17 14 (15.38%) Embedded C++
17 14 (15.38%) Windows
17 14 (15.38%) Android
17 14 (15.38%) Computer Science
18 13 (14.29%) Device Driver
18 13 (14.29%) Objective-C
19 12 (13.19%) Perl
20 11 (12.09%) Firmware

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1 (1.10%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 33 (36.26%) ZigBee
2 30 (32.97%) Wireless
3 29 (31.87%) Ethernet
4 19 (20.88%) Bluetooth
5 14 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 10 (10.99%) 802.15
7 4 (4.40%) VoIP
8 3 (3.30%) HTTP
8 3 (3.30%) IGMP
9 2 (2.20%) RTCP
9 2 (2.20%) RTP
9 2 (2.20%) Q.931
9 2 (2.20%) SNMP
9 2 (2.20%) DHCP
9 2 (2.20%) VLAN
10 1 (1.10%) DLNA
10 1 (1.10%) Multicast
10 1 (1.10%) GPRS
10 1 (1.10%) GSM
10 1 (1.10%) SSL
Development Applications
1 16 (17.58%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.10%) JIRA
3 1 (1.10%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 17 (18.68%) Automotive
2 9 (9.89%) Electronics
3 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.59%) Finance
5 4 (4.40%) Marketing
6 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.20%) Japanese Language
8 1 (1.10%) Banking
8 1 (1.10%) French Language
8 1 (1.10%) German Language
8 1 (1.10%) Italian Language
8 1 (1.10%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.69%) .NET
1 7 (7.69%) WinForms
2 2 (2.20%) Flash
2 2 (2.20%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (1.10%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.08%) Algorithms
2 14 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 13 (14.29%) Device Driver
4 11 (12.09%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (10.99%) Smart Meter
5 10 (10.99%) Data Structures
6 5 (5.49%) Telematics
7 3 (3.30%) Open Source
8 2 (2.20%) Robotics
8 2 (2.20%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.10%) Streaming Video
9 1 (1.10%) MPEG
9 1 (1.10%) PMI
9 1 (1.10%) DTV
9 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 62 (68.13%) Linux
2 27 (29.67%) Embedded Linux
3 14 (15.38%) Android
3 14 (15.38%) Windows
4 7 (7.69%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.20%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.20%) Windows CE
5 2 (2.20%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (97.80%) Software Engineering
2 21 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (20.88%) Scrum
4 15 (16.48%) OO
5 14 (15.38%) OOD
6 7 (7.69%) Time Management
7 5 (5.49%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (4.40%) Signal Processing
8 4 (4.40%) UML
9 3 (3.30%) Validation
9 3 (3.30%) Performance Testing
9 3 (3.30%) Stress Testing
9 3 (3.30%) Multithreading
9 3 (3.30%) Use Case
10 2 (2.20%) Digital Signal Processing
11 1 (1.10%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (1.10%) Android Development
11 1 (1.10%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (1.10%) TDD
11 1 (1.10%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (93.41%) C
2 66 (72.53%) C++
3 42 (46.15%) Embedded C
4 25 (27.47%) Java
5 24 (26.37%) Python
6 21 (23.08%) C#
7 14 (15.38%) Embedded C++
8 13 (14.29%) Objective-C
9 12 (13.19%) Perl
10 3 (3.30%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.20%) Tcl
11 2 (2.20%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.20%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.10%) Ada
Qualifications
1 24 (26.37%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) VCP4
2 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) JTAG
1 1 (1.10%) IEC 61508
1 1 (1.10%) DO-178B
System Software
1 11 (12.09%) Firmware
2 2 (2.20%) KVM
Vendors
1 3 (3.30%) Intel
2 2 (2.20%) QNX
3 1 (1.10%) SAP
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