The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Software Developer 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 Developer
Rank 847 846 842
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Developer 16 11 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.011% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.012% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 30
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,300 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £56,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
Embedded Software Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Embedded Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Embedded Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Embedded Software Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Embedded Software Developer Salary Trend in England

Embedded Software Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Embedded Software Developer Salary Histogram in England

Embedded Software Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Developer within the 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
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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
London +21 8 £47,500 -17.39%
East of England -1 4 £85,000 +94.28%
Yorkshire +2 3 £40,000 +14.28%
North West - 1 £37,500 -
Embedded Software Developer
UK

Embedded Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Embedded Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 41 (83.67%) C++
2 39 (79.59%) Linux
3 35 (71.43%) C
4 20 (40.82%) Firmware
5 17 (34.69%) Software Engineering
6 16 (32.65%) Embedded Linux
6 16 (32.65%) Bluetooth
7 15 (30.61%) Web Services
7 15 (30.61%) XML
8 13 (26.53%) Java
9 12 (24.49%) C#
10 11 (22.45%) PHP
10 11 (22.45%) Windows
10 11 (22.45%) GSM
10 11 (22.45%) Electronics
10 11 (22.45%) LAMP
11 10 (20.41%) Device Driver
11 10 (20.41%) XML-RPC
11 10 (20.41%) GPRS
11 10 (20.41%) MySQL
11 10 (20.41%) SOAP
11 10 (20.41%) ZigBee
11 10 (20.41%) REST
12 9 (18.37%) Embedded C
12 9 (18.37%) Embedded C++
13 8 (16.33%) Middleware
13 8 (16.33%) DTV
13 8 (16.33%) STB
13 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
14 7 (14.29%) Degree

Embedded Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Embedded Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) Bluetooth
2 11 (22.45%) GSM
3 10 (20.41%) GPRS
3 10 (20.41%) ZigBee
4 6 (12.24%) Wireless
4 6 (12.24%) Ethernet
4 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
5 5 (10.20%) HTTP
6 4 (8.16%) OpenVPN
6 4 (8.16%) 802.15
6 4 (8.16%) VPN
6 4 (8.16%) SSL
6 4 (8.16%) FTP
7 3 (6.12%) DVB
8 1 (2.04%) IGMP
8 1 (2.04%) RTSP
8 1 (2.04%) Multicast
8 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) MySQL
2 5 (10.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.20%) Subversion
General
1 11 (22.45%) Electronics
2 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.61%) Web Services
1 15 (30.61%) XML
2 11 (22.45%) LAMP
3 10 (20.41%) XML-RPC
3 10 (20.41%) REST
3 10 (20.41%) SOAP
4 8 (16.33%) Middleware
5 5 (10.20%) .NET
5 5 (10.20%) .NET Compact Framework
5 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
5 5 (10.20%) JSON
5 5 (10.20%) WCF
6 1 (2.04%) GStreamer
6 1 (2.04%) HTML
6 1 (2.04%) XSL
6 1 (2.04%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Device Driver
2 8 (16.33%) DTV
2 8 (16.33%) STB
3 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.16%) MPEG
5 1 (2.04%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.04%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.04%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 39 (79.59%) Linux
2 16 (32.65%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (22.45%) Windows
4 6 (12.24%) Windows CE
5 2 (4.08%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Software Engineering
2 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.24%) OO
2 6 (12.24%) OOD
2 6 (12.24%) Validation
3 5 (10.20%) Scrum
4 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
4 4 (8.16%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (6.12%) Multithreading
5 3 (6.12%) Signal Processing
6 1 (2.04%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 41 (83.67%) C++
2 35 (71.43%) C
3 13 (26.53%) Java
4 12 (24.49%) C#
5 11 (22.45%) PHP
6 9 (18.37%) Embedded C
6 9 (18.37%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.04%) Ruby
7 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.04%) SQL
7 1 (2.04%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) VCP4
3 1 (2.04%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) JTAG
System Software
1 20 (40.82%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Assembla
3 2 (4.08%) Xilinx