The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 728 661 610
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -51
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 152 196 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 139 172 235
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Embedded Software Engineer
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
99490 94619 104632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81521 79375 89786
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Trend in England

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Embedded Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
East of England -22 33 £45,000 +5.88% 14
South East -25 33 £45,000 - 11
West Midlands -4 30 £36,250 +11.53% 4
East Midlands +7 19 £35,000 -12.50% 4
South West -44 13 £50,000 +33.33% 5
Yorkshire -37 12 £40,000 +9.58% 2
London -2 11 £32,000 -24.70%
North West -8 1 £35,000 -6.66% 8
Embedded Software Engineer
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Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 323 (95.56%) Software Engineering
2 306 (90.53%) C
3 263 (77.81%) C++
4 134 (39.64%) Linux
5 130 (38.46%) Degree
6 125 (36.98%) Embedded C
7 119 (35.21%) Electronics
8 101 (29.88%) Embedded C++
9 76 (22.49%) C#
10 67 (19.82%) Agile Software Development
11 63 (18.64%) Embedded Linux
11 63 (18.64%) Windows
12 61 (18.05%) Embedded Software Development
13 59 (17.46%) Python
14 54 (15.98%) UML
14 54 (15.98%) Firmware
15 52 (15.38%) TCP/IP
15 52 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
16 44 (13.02%) Assembly Language
17 40 (11.83%) Wireless
18 36 (10.65%) Automotive
18 36 (10.65%) Multithreading
19 35 (10.36%) Algorithms
20 34 (10.06%) OO
20 34 (10.06%) .NET
21 33 (9.76%) Ethernet
22 32 (9.47%) Java
23 30 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
24 27 (7.99%) Computer Science
25 26 (7.69%) GSM

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 2 (0.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (5.62%) Simulink
2 15 (4.44%) TargetLink
2 15 (4.44%) MS Excel
3 11 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (3.25%) Stateflow
4 3 (0.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 40 (11.83%) Wireless
3 33 (9.76%) Ethernet
4 26 (7.69%) GSM
5 24 (7.10%) GPRS
6 19 (5.62%) Bluetooth
7 18 (5.33%) SSL
8 15 (4.44%) FTP
9 14 (4.14%) ZigBee
10 11 (3.25%) RTP
11 10 (2.96%) Broadband
12 9 (2.66%) Network Security
13 8 (2.37%) 802.15
14 5 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (1.18%) DVB
15 4 (1.18%) HTTP
15 4 (1.18%) Gigabit Ethernet
16 3 (0.89%) LTE
16 3 (0.89%) VoIP
16 3 (0.89%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (5.62%) Subversion
2 15 (4.44%) Visual Studio
3 12 (3.55%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (2.07%) LabVIEW
4 7 (2.07%) VectorCAST
5 5 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.89%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.89%) JIRA
7 2 (0.59%) PVCS
7 2 (0.59%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.30%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.30%) GDB
8 1 (0.30%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.30%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.30%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
General
1 119 (35.21%) Electronics
2 36 (10.65%) Automotive
3 18 (5.33%) Manufacturing
4 13 (3.85%) Multimedia
5 11 (3.25%) Retail
6 7 (2.07%) Marketing
7 6 (1.78%) Finance
8 5 (1.48%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.48%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.89%) French Language
9 3 (0.89%) German Language
9 3 (0.89%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.89%) Japanese Language
10 2 (0.59%) Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Avionics
11 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.30%) Games
11 1 (0.30%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.06%) .NET
2 22 (6.51%) XML
3 17 (5.03%) Middleware
4 14 (4.14%) MFC
5 10 (2.96%) .NET Framework
6 9 (2.66%) RESTful
7 8 (2.37%) JSON
8 7 (2.07%) HTML
9 5 (1.48%) Qt
9 5 (1.48%) OpenGL
10 4 (1.18%) WinForms
10 4 (1.18%) POSIX
10 4 (1.18%) Direct3D
11 2 (0.59%) Flash
11 2 (0.59%) WPF
11 2 (0.59%) GTK+
11 2 (0.59%) WebRTC
11 2 (0.59%) HTML5
11 2 (0.59%) FreeSWITCH
12 1 (0.30%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 52 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
2 35 (10.36%) Algorithms
3 30 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (7.99%) Computer Science
5 24 (7.10%) Device Driver
6 12 (3.55%) Streaming Video
6 12 (3.55%) EMV
7 11 (3.25%) MPEG
8 10 (2.96%) VHDL
8 10 (2.96%) Physics
8 10 (2.96%) Digital Media
9 9 (2.66%) Cryptography
9 9 (2.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 8 (2.37%) IPTV
10 8 (2.37%) STB
10 8 (2.37%) Mathematics
10 8 (2.37%) Home Automation
11 6 (1.78%) EFT
11 6 (1.78%) CAN bus
11 6 (1.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 134 (39.64%) Linux
2 63 (18.64%) Embedded Linux
2 63 (18.64%) Windows
3 25 (7.40%) Android
4 10 (2.96%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.66%) Mac OS
6 8 (2.37%) Windows CE
7 5 (1.48%) VxWorks
8 4 (1.18%) Nucleus RTOS
9 3 (0.89%) UNIX
10 2 (0.59%) uClinux
11 1 (0.30%) ThreadX
11 1 (0.30%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (95.56%) Software Engineering
2 67 (19.82%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (18.05%) Embedded Software Development
4 54 (15.98%) UML
5 36 (10.65%) Multithreading
6 34 (10.06%) OO
7 24 (7.10%) Software Architecture
7 24 (7.10%) Scrum
8 21 (6.21%) Validation
9 16 (4.73%) Configuration Management
9 16 (4.73%) Signal Processing
10 15 (4.44%) Time Management
10 15 (4.44%) Automated Testing
10 15 (4.44%) Unit Testing
11 14 (4.14%) Software Testing
12 13 (3.85%) TDD
13 12 (3.55%) Integration Testing
14 11 (3.25%) Digital Signal Processing
14 11 (3.25%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (3.25%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 306 (90.53%) C
2 263 (77.81%) C++
3 125 (36.98%) Embedded C
4 101 (29.88%) Embedded C++
5 76 (22.49%) C#
6 59 (17.46%) Python
7 44 (13.02%) Assembly Language
8 32 (9.47%) Java
9 16 (4.73%) Perl
10 12 (3.55%) MATLAB
11 11 (3.25%) Ruby
12 9 (2.66%) Groovy
12 9 (2.66%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.66%) JavaScript
13 5 (1.48%) SQL
14 4 (1.18%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.18%) VB
14 4 (1.18%) C-shell
15 2 (0.59%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 130 (38.46%) Degree
2 11 (3.25%) Security Cleared
2 11 (3.25%) ISEB
3 10 (2.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.30%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.44%) JTAG
2 11 (3.25%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.59%) QA
4 1 (0.30%) DO-178B
System Software
1 54 (15.98%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (6.51%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.14%) MKS
3 11 (3.25%) MathWorks
4 9 (2.66%) EMC
5 8 (2.37%) NEC
6 7 (2.07%) VeriFone
6 7 (2.07%) QNX
7 4 (1.18%) IBM
7 4 (1.18%) Xilinx
8 3 (0.89%) Freescale
8 3 (0.89%) Fujitsu
9 2 (0.59%) Perforce
10 1 (0.30%) Renesas
10 1 (0.30%) Atmel
10 1 (0.30%) Borland
10 1 (0.30%) Intel
10 1 (0.30%) Sun
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