The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank 793 780 735
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -45
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 102 85 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.082% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 82 49 103
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90699 82348 90843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.42% 79.01% 76.74%
Number of salaries quoted 73543 68391 77731
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Embedded Software Development
UK

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East -17 35 £40,000 - 10
London -34 23 £32,000 - 3
East of England -25 19 £40,000 - 11
West Midlands - 12 £36,250 - 1
North East - 6 £35,000 -
South West +3 4 - - 1
Yorkshire -35 2 - - 3
East Midlands - 1 £34,500 - 1
Embedded Software Development
UK

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 140 (75.68%) C++
2 137 (74.05%) C
3 128 (69.19%) Software Engineering
4 84 (45.41%) Linux
5 73 (39.46%) Electronics
6 61 (32.97%) Degree
7 45 (24.32%) Embedded C
7 45 (24.32%) Assembly Language
8 43 (23.24%) C#
9 42 (22.70%) Computer Science
10 38 (20.54%) Firmware
11 35 (18.92%) Security Cleared
12 33 (17.84%) OO
13 31 (16.76%) Subversion
14 30 (16.22%) Java
14 30 (16.22%) Embedded Systems
15 29 (15.68%) Embedded C++
16 25 (13.51%) Configuration Management
17 24 (12.97%) Python
18 22 (11.89%) UML
18 22 (11.89%) Windows
18 22 (11.89%) TCP/IP
18 22 (11.89%) Embedded Linux
19 21 (11.35%) OOD
20 19 (10.27%) MFC
21 18 (9.73%) Visual Studio
21 18 (9.73%) Qt
22 17 (9.19%) Telecoms
23 16 (8.65%) Multithreading
24 15 (8.11%) Military

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (0.54%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.16%) MS Office
3 3 (1.62%) Doxygen
4 2 (1.08%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.89%) TCP/IP
2 15 (8.11%) Wireless
3 12 (6.49%) Ethernet
3 12 (6.49%) HTTP
3 12 (6.49%) Bluetooth
4 10 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.62%) RTP
6 2 (1.08%) DVB
6 2 (1.08%) IPsec
6 2 (1.08%) Broadband
6 2 (1.08%) GPRS
6 2 (1.08%) GSM
6 2 (1.08%) IPv6
6 2 (1.08%) SAN
6 2 (1.08%) Internet
6 2 (1.08%) 3G
6 2 (1.08%) VoLTE
6 2 (1.08%) LTE
6 2 (1.08%) 4G
7 1 (0.54%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 31 (16.76%) Subversion
2 18 (9.73%) Visual Studio
3 12 (6.49%) ClearCase
4 10 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (3.78%) Rational DOORS
6 6 (3.24%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.16%) Mercurial
7 4 (2.16%) GNU Toolchain
8 3 (1.62%) JIRA
9 2 (1.08%) CppUnit
9 2 (1.08%) Valgrind
9 2 (1.08%) PVCS
9 2 (1.08%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.54%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.54%) NUnit
General
1 73 (39.46%) Electronics
2 17 (9.19%) Telecoms
3 15 (8.11%) Military
4 11 (5.95%) Aerospace
5 9 (4.86%) Automotive
6 8 (4.32%) Manufacturing
7 7 (3.78%) Marketing
8 6 (3.24%) Finance
9 4 (2.16%) Retail
9 4 (2.16%) Avionics
10 3 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (1.08%) iGaming
11 2 (1.08%) German Language
11 2 (1.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 99 (53.51%) Software Engineer
2 56 (30.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 21 (11.35%) Developer
4 16 (8.65%) Senior Software Engineer
4 16 (8.65%) Firmware Engineer
5 15 (8.11%) Software Developer
6 12 (6.49%) Junior
7 11 (5.95%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (4.86%) Architect
9 8 (4.32%) Software Architect
9 8 (4.32%) C++ Software Engineer
9 8 (4.32%) C Software Engineer
10 7 (3.78%) Junior Software Engineer
10 7 (3.78%) Junior Developer
10 7 (3.78%) Hardware Engineer
11 6 (3.24%) C++ Developer
12 5 (2.70%) Embedded Software Developer
12 5 (2.70%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
12 5 (2.70%) Development Engineer
13 4 (2.16%) Embedded C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.27%) MFC
2 18 (9.73%) Qt
3 14 (7.57%) .NET
3 14 (7.57%) Middleware
4 9 (4.86%) HTML
5 4 (2.16%) JSF
6 3 (1.62%) GStreamer
7 2 (1.08%) HTML5
7 2 (1.08%) POSIX
7 2 (1.08%) Ajax
7 2 (1.08%) CSS
8 1 (0.54%) XML
8 1 (0.54%) XSLT
8 1 (0.54%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 42 (22.70%) Computer Science
2 38 (20.54%) Firmware
3 30 (16.22%) Embedded Systems
4 13 (7.03%) Mathematics
5 12 (6.49%) VHDL
5 12 (6.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (4.32%) Device Driver
7 6 (3.24%) Open Source
8 5 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.16%) Digital Media
9 4 (2.16%) Wiki
9 4 (2.16%) Blog
9 4 (2.16%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.16%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.16%) Chip and PIN
10 3 (1.62%) DTV
10 3 (1.62%) Physics
10 3 (1.62%) CAN bus
11 2 (1.08%) Home Automation
11 2 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 84 (45.41%) Linux
2 22 (11.89%) Windows
2 22 (11.89%) Embedded Linux
3 10 (5.41%) UNIX
4 5 (2.70%) Android
5 4 (2.16%) VxWorks
6 3 (1.62%) Windows CE
7 2 (1.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (69.19%) Software Engineering
2 33 (17.84%) OO
3 25 (13.51%) Configuration Management
4 22 (11.89%) UML
5 21 (11.35%) OOD
6 16 (8.65%) Multithreading
7 14 (7.57%) Video Processing
8 13 (7.03%) Requirements Analysis
9 12 (6.49%) Project Management
10 10 (5.41%) Image Processing
11 9 (4.86%) Software Architecture
12 8 (4.32%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (3.78%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (3.24%) Requirements Management
15 5 (2.70%) Software Testing
15 5 (2.70%) Validation
15 5 (2.70%) Scrum
15 5 (2.70%) OOA/OOD
16 4 (2.16%) Information Management
16 4 (2.16%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 140 (75.68%) C++
2 137 (74.05%) C
3 45 (24.32%) Embedded C
3 45 (24.32%) Assembly Language
4 43 (23.24%) C#
5 30 (16.22%) Java
6 29 (15.68%) Embedded C++
7 24 (12.97%) Python
8 7 (3.78%) JavaScript
9 6 (3.24%) SQL
9 6 (3.24%) VC++
10 5 (2.70%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.16%) Ada
11 4 (2.16%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.62%) VB
12 3 (1.62%) Perl
13 2 (1.08%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.08%) Korn
13 2 (1.08%) C++/CLI
13 2 (1.08%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 61 (32.97%) Degree
2 35 (18.92%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.86%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.70%) PhD
5 4 (2.16%) HND
6 2 (1.08%) HNC
7 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.57%) JTAG
2 4 (2.16%) QA
3 2 (1.08%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
4 1 (0.54%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 8 (4.32%) QNX
2 7 (3.78%) Xilinx
3 6 (3.24%) Cypress Semiconductor
4 4 (2.16%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.62%) EMC
5 3 (1.62%) Razor Risk
5 3 (1.62%) Altera
6 2 (1.08%) Cisco
6 2 (1.08%) CA
6 2 (1.08%) NEC
6 2 (1.08%) Perforce
7 1 (0.54%) Huawei
7 1 (0.54%) Borland
7 1 (0.54%) Renesas
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 42 minutes ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Shares, Health/Dental, Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £37,000 to £44,000 per annum Shares, Pension, Health/Dental
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Yoh Company
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Blue Personnel
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Full benefits package
Posted: 16 days ago
York
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, medical, bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
York
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, medical, bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago