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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank 807 778 728
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -50
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 73 68 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.068% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.085% 0.084% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 61 52 122
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,700 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
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
86384 81135 87792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.07% 81.24% 79.22%
Number of salaries quoted 69594 67256 74952
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 -3 28 £40,000 -11.11% 11
South West - 18 £47,500 - 4
East of England -30 11 £48,750 +14.70% 3
West Midlands - 11 £40,000 - 2
East Midlands -1 8 £35,000 -3.44% 1
London -4 5 £36,000 -46.66%
Embedded Software Development
UK

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 126 (77.78%) C
2 118 (72.84%) C++
3 114 (70.37%) Software Engineering
4 89 (54.94%) Degree
5 72 (44.44%) Electronics
6 50 (30.86%) Computer Science
7 49 (30.25%) C#
8 45 (27.78%) TCP/IP
9 43 (26.54%) OO
10 42 (25.93%) Embedded Systems
11 40 (24.69%) Linux
12 38 (23.46%) Firmware
13 33 (20.37%) UML
14 32 (19.75%) Security Cleared
15 31 (19.14%) Configuration Management
16 29 (17.90%) Assembly Language
17 28 (17.28%) Military
18 27 (16.67%) OOD
19 26 (16.05%) Embedded C
20 25 (15.43%) HTTP
20 25 (15.43%) Subversion
21 23 (14.20%) ClearCase
21 23 (14.20%) Agile Software Development
21 23 (14.20%) Requirements Analysis
22 21 (12.96%) Wireless
23 18 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
24 16 (9.88%) Java
24 16 (9.88%) Windows
25 15 (9.26%) Ethernet
25 15 (9.26%) Project Management

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 3 (1.85%) IIS
2 1 (0.62%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.17%) MS Office
3 4 (2.47%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (2.47%) TargetLink
4 3 (1.85%) Simulink
5 2 (1.23%) MS Project
6 1 (0.62%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 45 (27.78%) TCP/IP
2 25 (15.43%) HTTP
3 21 (12.96%) Wireless
4 15 (9.26%) Ethernet
5 11 (6.79%) GPRS
6 8 (4.94%) GSM
7 5 (3.09%) LAN
7 5 (3.09%) WAN
7 5 (3.09%) Bluetooth
7 5 (3.09%) 802.15
7 5 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (2.47%) 3G
9 3 (1.85%) PSTN
9 3 (1.85%) ZigBee
10 2 (1.23%) LTE
10 2 (1.23%) DVB
11 1 (0.62%) 802.11
11 1 (0.62%) IPv6
11 1 (0.62%) SAN
11 1 (0.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.62%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.62%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 25 (15.43%) Subversion
2 23 (14.20%) ClearCase
3 9 (5.56%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.94%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (3.09%) VectorCAST
6 4 (2.47%) Rational Rhapsody
6 4 (2.47%) LabVIEW
7 2 (1.23%) JIRA
8 1 (0.62%) CppUnit
8 1 (0.62%) Valgrind
8 1 (0.62%) Maven
8 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.62%) CodeWarrior
8 1 (0.62%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (0.62%) Hudson
8 1 (0.62%) GNU Toolchain
General
1 72 (44.44%) Electronics
2 28 (17.28%) Military
3 14 (8.64%) Manufacturing
4 13 (8.02%) French Language
5 11 (6.79%) Finance
6 10 (6.17%) Aerospace
6 10 (6.17%) Telecoms
6 10 (6.17%) Back Office
7 9 (5.56%) Automotive
8 6 (3.70%) Avionics
9 2 (1.23%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.62%) Banking
10 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 108 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 66 (40.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 20 (12.35%) Developer
4 15 (9.26%) Junior
4 15 (9.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 13 (8.02%) Software Developer
5 13 (8.02%) Junior Software Engineer
6 11 (6.79%) Engineering Manager
7 10 (6.17%) Junior Developer
7 10 (6.17%) Embedded Software Developer
8 9 (5.56%) Firmware Engineer
9 8 (4.94%) Junior Software Developer
9 8 (4.94%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 8 (4.94%) Project Engineer
9 8 (4.94%) Project Manager
10 7 (4.32%) Electronics Engineer
11 6 (3.70%) Development Engineer
12 5 (3.09%) Systems Architect
12 5 (3.09%) Architect
13 4 (2.47%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.64%) .NET
2 13 (8.02%) Middleware
3 9 (5.56%) MFC
4 5 (3.09%) JSF
5 4 (2.47%) WinForms
5 4 (2.47%) WCF
5 4 (2.47%) WPF
5 4 (2.47%) ADO.NET
5 4 (2.47%) HTML
6 3 (1.85%) Web Services
7 2 (1.23%) HTML5
8 1 (0.62%) JFace
8 1 (0.62%) JPA
8 1 (0.62%) Spring
8 1 (0.62%) Apache Flex
8 1 (0.62%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.62%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 50 (30.86%) Computer Science
2 42 (25.93%) Embedded Systems
3 38 (23.46%) Firmware
4 15 (9.26%) Physics
5 13 (8.02%) Mathematics
6 10 (6.17%) Management Information System
7 8 (4.94%) Device Driver
7 8 (4.94%) Home Automation
8 6 (3.70%) DTV
9 5 (3.09%) Chip and PIN
9 5 (3.09%) Smartcard
10 4 (2.47%) VHDL
11 3 (1.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (1.85%) Handset
11 3 (1.85%) Digital Media
12 2 (1.23%) Open Source
12 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (1.23%) IPTV
13 1 (0.62%) Telematics
13 1 (0.62%) MHEG
Operating Systems
1 40 (24.69%) Linux
2 16 (9.88%) Windows
3 13 (8.02%) Embedded Linux
4 9 (5.56%) Android
5 7 (4.32%) Apple iOS
5 7 (4.32%) UNIX
6 6 (3.70%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.62%) Nucleus RTOS
7 1 (0.62%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (70.37%) Software Engineering
2 43 (26.54%) OO
3 33 (20.37%) UML
4 31 (19.14%) Configuration Management
5 27 (16.67%) OOD
6 23 (14.20%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (14.20%) Requirements Analysis
7 18 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (9.26%) Project Management
9 14 (8.64%) Software Testing
10 13 (8.02%) Scrum
10 13 (8.02%) Software Architecture
11 12 (7.41%) Unit Testing
11 12 (7.41%) Integration Testing
12 11 (6.79%) Line Management
13 9 (5.56%) Video Processing
13 9 (5.56%) Multithreading
14 8 (4.94%) Validation
15 7 (4.32%) Image Processing
15 7 (4.32%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 126 (77.78%) C
2 118 (72.84%) C++
3 49 (30.25%) C#
4 29 (17.90%) Assembly Language
5 26 (16.05%) Embedded C
6 16 (9.88%) Java
7 14 (8.64%) SQL
7 14 (8.64%) Embedded C++
8 11 (6.79%) Python
8 11 (6.79%) MATLAB
9 6 (3.70%) Ada
10 5 (3.09%) C-shell
11 4 (2.47%) VBA
11 4 (2.47%) Fortran
12 3 (1.85%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.85%) JavaScript
13 2 (1.23%) Perl
14 1 (0.62%) Ruby
14 1 (0.62%) C++/CLI
14 1 (0.62%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 89 (54.94%) Degree
2 32 (19.75%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.09%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.09%) PhD
4 4 (2.47%) ISEB
5 2 (1.23%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.17%) JTAG
2 6 (3.70%) QA
3 2 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 2 (1.23%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.62%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 8 (4.94%) EMC
1 8 (4.94%) NEC
2 4 (2.47%) IBM
2 4 (2.47%) QNX
3 1 (0.62%) Cisco
3 1 (0.62%) Adobe
3 1 (0.62%) CA
3 1 (0.62%) Huawei
3 1 (0.62%) Green Hills
3 1 (0.62%) Sencha
3 1 (0.62%) Renesas
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Posted: 14 hours ago
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: Upto 50,000 plus Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, life assurance, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: to £45k + excellent bens
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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