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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 230 224 212
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 30 46 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 0.57% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.59% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 27 37 47
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £27,500 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
7115 7758 8153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.11% 95.61% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5771 6415 7039
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 £25,548
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -3 17 £52,250 +30.62% 13
Hertfordshire -2 7 £41,500 - 1
Suffolk +9 3 £40,000 -
Essex +7 3 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 88 (97.78%) Software Engineering
2 84 (93.33%) C
3 67 (74.44%) C++
4 66 (73.33%) Linux
5 39 (43.33%) Embedded C
6 33 (36.67%) Wireless
7 30 (33.33%) Ethernet
7 30 (33.33%) ZigBee
8 28 (31.11%) Degree
8 28 (31.11%) Embedded Linux
9 26 (28.89%) Java
10 22 (24.44%) C#
11 21 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (22.22%) Python
12 20 (22.22%) Bluetooth
12 20 (22.22%) Scrum
13 17 (18.89%) Automotive
13 17 (18.89%) Windows
13 17 (18.89%) Git (software)
13 17 (18.89%) Algorithms
14 16 (17.78%) Android
14 16 (17.78%) Computer Science
15 15 (16.67%) OOD
15 15 (16.67%) OO
15 15 (16.67%) Device Driver
16 14 (15.56%) Objective-C
16 14 (15.56%) Perl
16 14 (15.56%) TCP/IP
17 12 (13.33%) Embedded C++
17 12 (13.33%) Firmware

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (1.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 33 (36.67%) Wireless
2 30 (33.33%) ZigBee
2 30 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 20 (22.22%) Bluetooth
4 14 (15.56%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.78%) 802.15
6 5 (5.56%) VoIP
7 4 (4.44%) HTTP
7 4 (4.44%) IGMP
8 3 (3.33%) SNMP
8 3 (3.33%) DHCP
8 3 (3.33%) RTCP
8 3 (3.33%) RTP
8 3 (3.33%) Q.931
8 3 (3.33%) VLAN
9 2 (2.22%) SSL
10 1 (1.11%) Internet
10 1 (1.11%) SSH
10 1 (1.11%) RTSP
10 1 (1.11%) UPnP
Development Applications
1 17 (18.89%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.22%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.11%) JIRA
3 1 (1.11%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 17 (18.89%) Automotive
2 9 (10.00%) Electronics
3 7 (7.78%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.67%) Finance
5 3 (3.33%) Marketing
5 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.22%) Japanese Language
7 1 (1.11%) Banking
7 1 (1.11%) French Language
7 1 (1.11%) German Language
7 1 (1.11%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.67%) .NET
1 6 (6.67%) WinForms
2 3 (3.33%) FreeSWITCH
3 2 (2.22%) Flash
4 1 (1.11%) JNI
4 1 (1.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.89%) Algorithms
2 16 (17.78%) Computer Science
3 15 (16.67%) Device Driver
4 10 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (7.78%) Data Structures
5 7 (7.78%) Smart Meter
6 5 (5.56%) Telematics
7 3 (3.33%) Open Source
7 3 (3.33%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.11%) User Experience
8 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.11%) Streaming Video
8 1 (1.11%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.11%) MPEG
8 1 (1.11%) PMI
8 1 (1.11%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 66 (73.33%) Linux
2 28 (31.11%) Embedded Linux
3 17 (18.89%) Windows
4 16 (17.78%) Android
5 9 (10.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.22%) Windows CE
6 2 (2.22%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (97.78%) Software Engineering
2 21 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (22.22%) Scrum
4 15 (16.67%) OO
4 15 (16.67%) OOD
5 9 (10.00%) Time Management
6 6 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
7 4 (4.44%) UML
8 3 (3.33%) Validation
8 3 (3.33%) Use Case
8 3 (3.33%) Performance Testing
8 3 (3.33%) Stress Testing
8 3 (3.33%) Multithreading
9 2 (2.22%) Signal Processing
10 1 (1.11%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (1.11%) Android Development
10 1 (1.11%) Kanban
10 1 (1.11%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.11%) Programme Management
10 1 (1.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (93.33%) C
2 67 (74.44%) C++
3 39 (43.33%) Embedded C
4 26 (28.89%) Java
5 22 (24.44%) C#
6 20 (22.22%) Python
7 14 (15.56%) Perl
7 14 (15.56%) Objective-C
8 12 (13.33%) Embedded C++
9 4 (4.44%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.22%) Tcl
10 2 (2.22%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.11%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.11%) VB
11 1 (1.11%) Ada
11 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (31.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) JTAG
1 1 (1.11%) IEC 61508
1 1 (1.11%) DO-178B
System Software
1 12 (13.33%) Firmware
2 2 (2.22%) KVM
Vendors
1 3 (3.33%) Intel
2 2 (2.22%) QNX
3 1 (1.11%) SAP
Cambridge
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Flexi-time, Holiday
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £65000 per annum - extensive - see ad
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum Best Training + Stock Options + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 52-57k
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Superb benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago