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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 202 186 227
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +41
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 50 57 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.69% 0.87% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.90% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 45 50 42
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -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
6944 6311 8108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.41% 96.22% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5628 5112 7026
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 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -9 39 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Essex -10 5 £55,000 +27.90% 1
Hertfordshire -8 3 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Suffolk - 2 £40,000 - 1
Norfolk -1 1 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 79 (98.75%) Software Engineering
2 77 (96.25%) C
3 59 (73.75%) C++
4 52 (65.00%) Linux
5 40 (50.00%) Embedded C
6 30 (37.50%) ZigBee
7 24 (30.00%) Python
7 24 (30.00%) Ethernet
8 23 (28.75%) Wireless
8 23 (28.75%) Embedded Linux
9 22 (27.50%) Algorithms
10 21 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (26.25%) Java
11 20 (25.00%) Degree
12 18 (22.50%) C#
12 18 (22.50%) Scrum
13 15 (18.75%) Bluetooth
14 13 (16.25%) Automotive
14 13 (16.25%) Embedded C++
15 12 (15.00%) OO
15 12 (15.00%) Computer Science
15 12 (15.00%) Git (software)
16 11 (13.75%) Android
16 11 (13.75%) OOD
16 11 (13.75%) Firmware
16 11 (13.75%) Device Driver
17 10 (12.50%) Objective-C
17 10 (12.50%) 802.15
17 10 (12.50%) TCP/IP
17 10 (12.50%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (1.25%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 30 (37.50%) ZigBee
2 24 (30.00%) Ethernet
3 23 (28.75%) Wireless
4 15 (18.75%) Bluetooth
5 10 (12.50%) 802.15
5 10 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.50%) RTP
6 2 (2.50%) GPRS
6 2 (2.50%) GSM
7 1 (1.25%) Multicast
7 1 (1.25%) DLNA
7 1 (1.25%) SSL
7 1 (1.25%) HTTP
7 1 (1.25%) IGMP
7 1 (1.25%) RTSP
7 1 (1.25%) UPnP
Development Applications
1 12 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.25%) JIRA
3 1 (1.25%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 13 (16.25%) Automotive
2 8 (10.00%) Electronics
3 7 (8.75%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.50%) Finance
5 5 (6.25%) Marketing
6 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.50%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.25%) Japanese Language
8 1 (1.25%) Banking
8 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) WinForms
1 6 (7.50%) .NET
2 3 (3.75%) Flash
3 1 (1.25%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.50%) Algorithms
2 12 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 11 (13.75%) Device Driver
4 10 (12.50%) Data Structures
4 10 (12.50%) Smart Meter
5 9 (11.25%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (6.25%) Telematics
7 3 (3.75%) MPEG
7 3 (3.75%) Streaming Video
8 2 (2.50%) STB
8 2 (2.50%) Digital Media
8 2 (2.50%) IPTV
8 2 (2.50%) Robotics
8 2 (2.50%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.50%) Open Source
9 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.25%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 52 (65.00%) Linux
2 23 (28.75%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (13.75%) Android
4 8 (10.00%) Windows
5 5 (6.25%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.50%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.50%) VxWorks
7 1 (1.25%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (98.75%) Software Engineering
2 21 (26.25%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (22.50%) Scrum
4 12 (15.00%) OO
5 11 (13.75%) OOD
6 6 (7.50%) Time Management
7 5 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (5.00%) Signal Processing
8 4 (5.00%) UML
9 3 (3.75%) Validation
10 2 (2.50%) Project Management
10 2 (2.50%) TDD
10 2 (2.50%) Digital Signal Processing
10 2 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.50%) Use Case
10 2 (2.50%) Multithreading
10 2 (2.50%) Performance Testing
10 2 (2.50%) Stress Testing
11 1 (1.25%) Integration Testing
11 1 (1.25%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 77 (96.25%) C
2 59 (73.75%) C++
3 40 (50.00%) Embedded C
4 24 (30.00%) Python
5 21 (26.25%) Java
6 18 (22.50%) C#
7 13 (16.25%) Embedded C++
8 10 (12.50%) Objective-C
8 10 (12.50%) Perl
9 4 (5.00%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.50%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.50%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.50%) Tcl
10 2 (2.50%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.25%) Ada
Qualifications
1 20 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) IEC 61508
1 1 (1.25%) DO-178B
1 1 (1.25%) JTAG
System Software
1 11 (13.75%) Firmware
2 1 (1.25%) KVM
Vendors
1 3 (3.75%) Intel
2 1 (1.25%) SAP
2 1 (1.25%) QNX
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