The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Software Development skills 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 Development over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Development
Rank 773 779 781
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 64 74 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.066% 0.076% 0.087%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.080% 0.092% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 56 57 74
Average salary £42,999 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.49% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -1.87%
Embedded Software Development
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
80359 80047 83600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.71% 82.35% 80.20%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 64585 71490
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in England

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in England

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

Embedded Software Development Salary Trend in England

Embedded Software Development
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the England region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Embedded Software Development Salary Histogram in England

Embedded Software Development
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 Development within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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
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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
South East -25 16 £47,500 +11.76% 10
London +6 15 £40,000 -20.00% 3
West Midlands - 13 £38,500 - 1
South West -8 10 £42,500 +10.38% 5
East of England -28 5 £31,000 -22.50% 8
East Midlands +11 3 £42,999 +10.96% 1
North West - 2 £47,500 - 2
Embedded Software Development
UK

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Embedded Software Development also 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 that cited Embedded Software Development.

1 117 (72.67%) C++
2 115 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 96 (59.63%) C
4 94 (58.39%) Degree
5 87 (54.04%) Electronics
6 48 (29.81%) Computer Science
7 39 (24.22%) Mathematics
7 39 (24.22%) Physics
8 32 (19.88%) UML
8 32 (19.88%) OO
9 29 (18.01%) Firmware
10 28 (17.39%) Linux
10 28 (17.39%) Project Management
10 28 (17.39%) Embedded Systems
11 26 (16.15%) OOD
11 26 (16.15%) TCP/IP
12 25 (15.53%) Embedded C
13 24 (14.91%) Signal Processing
13 24 (14.91%) Algorithms
14 21 (13.04%) C#
14 21 (13.04%) MATLAB
15 19 (11.80%) Simulink
16 18 (11.18%) Configuration Management
17 17 (10.56%) Embedded C++
18 16 (9.94%) Assembly Language
18 16 (9.94%) Java
18 16 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
18 16 (9.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
18 16 (9.94%) Subversion
18 16 (9.94%) Security Cleared

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Embedded Software Development also 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 that cited Embedded Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.73%) Node.js
2 2 (1.24%) CMS
3 1 (0.62%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (11.80%) Simulink
2 7 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.11%) MS Office
3 5 (3.11%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (3.11%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 26 (16.15%) TCP/IP
2 11 (6.83%) Ethernet
3 10 (6.21%) DVB
4 9 (5.59%) GPRS
5 8 (4.97%) HTTP
6 5 (3.11%) Wireless
7 3 (1.86%) WAN
7 3 (1.86%) GSM
7 3 (1.86%) LAN
8 2 (1.24%) 3G
9 1 (0.62%) PSTN
9 1 (0.62%) Broadband
9 1 (0.62%) Frame Relay
9 1 (0.62%) 2G
9 1 (0.62%) NFC
9 1 (0.62%) LTE
9 1 (0.62%) 4G
9 1 (0.62%) Multicast
9 1 (0.62%) RTP
9 1 (0.62%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.62%) MySQL
1 1 (0.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (9.94%) Subversion
2 13 (8.07%) ClearCase
3 11 (6.83%) LabVIEW
4 6 (3.73%) Bugzilla
4 6 (3.73%) TortoiseSVN
5 5 (3.11%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.48%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.24%) PVCS
7 2 (1.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.24%) JIRA
8 1 (0.62%) GNU Toolchain
8 1 (0.62%) GCC
8 1 (0.62%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.62%) VectorCAST
General
1 87 (54.04%) Electronics
2 13 (8.07%) Aerospace
2 13 (8.07%) Automotive
2 13 (8.07%) Manufacturing
3 12 (7.45%) Military
4 10 (6.21%) French Language
5 8 (4.97%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.97%) Finance
5 8 (4.97%) Back Office
6 2 (1.24%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.62%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.62%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 98 (60.87%) Software Engineer
2 53 (32.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 17 (10.56%) Senior Software Engineer
4 16 (9.94%) Electronics Engineer
5 11 (6.83%) Engineering Manager
5 11 (6.83%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (6.21%) Principal Engineer
6 10 (6.21%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 9 (5.59%) Project Manager
8 8 (4.97%) Integration Engineer
9 7 (4.35%) Developer
9 7 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (3.73%) Software Developer
10 6 (3.73%) Embedded C Engineer
10 6 (3.73%) C Software Engineer
10 6 (3.73%) Embedded C Software Engineer
11 5 (3.11%) Systems Architect
11 5 (3.11%) Principal Software Engineer
11 5 (3.11%) Architect
11 5 (3.11%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.45%) HTML
2 11 (6.83%) CSS
2 11 (6.83%) HTML5
3 6 (3.73%) WebKit
3 6 (3.73%) OpenMP
4 5 (3.11%) Qt
4 5 (3.11%) OpenCL
4 5 (3.11%) DirectCompute
5 4 (2.48%) XML
5 4 (2.48%) MFC
6 3 (1.86%) Middleware
6 3 (1.86%) WPF
7 1 (0.62%) Ajax
7 1 (0.62%) JSON
7 1 (0.62%) Android SDK
7 1 (0.62%) XSL
7 1 (0.62%) Flash
7 1 (0.62%) STL
7 1 (0.62%) Web Services
7 1 (0.62%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 48 (29.81%) Computer Science
2 39 (24.22%) Mathematics
2 39 (24.22%) Physics
3 28 (17.39%) Embedded Systems
4 24 (14.91%) Algorithms
5 16 (9.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 14 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (8.07%) VHDL
8 10 (6.21%) DTV
9 9 (5.59%) Device Driver
10 7 (4.35%) Interactive TV
11 6 (3.73%) Verilog
11 6 (3.73%) Management Information System
11 6 (3.73%) Smartcard
11 6 (3.73%) Data Structures
11 6 (3.73%) Open Source
11 6 (3.73%) SystemC
12 5 (3.11%) CUDA
13 4 (2.48%) CAN bus
13 4 (2.48%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 28 (17.39%) Linux
2 14 (8.70%) UNIX
3 11 (6.83%) Windows
4 10 (6.21%) Embedded Linux
5 7 (4.35%) Android
6 5 (3.11%) Windows CE
7 3 (1.86%) Nucleus RTOS
8 2 (1.24%) VxWorks
8 2 (1.24%) Tizen
9 1 (0.62%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 32 (19.88%) OO
2 32 (19.88%) UML
3 28 (17.39%) Project Management
4 26 (16.15%) OOD
5 24 (14.91%) Signal Processing
6 18 (11.18%) Configuration Management
7 16 (9.94%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (8.07%) Multithreading
9 12 (7.45%) Requirements Analysis
9 12 (7.45%) Scrum
9 12 (7.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (6.21%) Time Management
11 9 (5.59%) Software Testing
11 9 (5.59%) Data Analysis
12 8 (4.97%) Line Management
13 7 (4.35%) Memory Management
13 7 (4.35%) Digital Signal Processing
13 7 (4.35%) Software Architecture
14 6 (3.73%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 117 (72.67%) C++
2 96 (59.63%) C
3 25 (15.53%) Embedded C
4 21 (13.04%) C#
4 21 (13.04%) MATLAB
5 17 (10.56%) Embedded C++
6 16 (9.94%) Assembly Language
6 16 (9.94%) Java
7 14 (8.70%) JavaScript
8 13 (8.07%) Python
9 10 (6.21%) SQL
10 7 (4.35%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.73%) Fortran
12 5 (3.11%) VBA
13 3 (1.86%) Perl
13 3 (1.86%) Ruby
14 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.62%) AWK
14 1 (0.62%) PHP
14 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 94 (58.39%) Degree
2 16 (9.94%) Security Cleared
3 11 (6.83%) Chartered Engineer
4 7 (4.35%) HND
5 6 (3.73%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.24%) HNC
7 1 (0.62%) PhD
7 1 (0.62%) ISEB
7 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.86%) QA
2 2 (1.24%) ISO 9000
2 2 (1.24%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.62%) DO-178B
System Software
1 29 (18.01%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (4.35%) Renesas
2 5 (3.11%) Perforce
3 4 (2.48%) MKS
4 3 (1.86%) BT
5 2 (1.24%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.24%) EMC
5 2 (1.24%) Green Hills
6 1 (0.62%) Atmel
6 1 (0.62%) IBM
6 1 (0.62%) NEC
6 1 (0.62%) Freescale
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