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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 703 694 616
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -78
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 163 180 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.19% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 151 159 249
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
100712 94189 105607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82348 79093 90842
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 22 September 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 22 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 -22 36 £43,750 -2.77% 8
East of England -15 33 £45,000 +5.88% 25
West Midlands +9 32 £37,500 +15.38% 3
East Midlands +14 24 £35,000 -12.50% 3
London 0 13 £32,000 -24.70%
South West -59 12 £45,750 +11.58% 7
Yorkshire -50 11 £45,000 +23.28% 2
North West -14 1 £35,000 -6.66% 5
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Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 338 (95.48%) Software Engineering
2 325 (91.81%) C
3 277 (78.25%) C++
4 140 (39.55%) Linux
5 134 (37.85%) Embedded C
5 134 (37.85%) Degree
6 122 (34.46%) Electronics
7 111 (31.36%) Embedded C++
8 83 (23.45%) C#
9 71 (20.06%) Embedded Linux
10 66 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
10 66 (18.64%) Windows
11 64 (18.08%) Embedded Software Development
12 59 (16.67%) Firmware
13 58 (16.38%) TCP/IP
14 57 (16.10%) Python
15 55 (15.54%) UML
16 52 (14.69%) Embedded Systems
17 46 (12.99%) Assembly Language
18 41 (11.58%) Wireless
19 39 (11.02%) Java
20 38 (10.73%) Multithreading
21 36 (10.17%) Ethernet
21 36 (10.17%) Automotive
22 35 (9.89%) .NET
22 35 (9.89%) OO
23 32 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
24 29 (8.19%) Computer Science
24 29 (8.19%) XML
25 26 (7.34%) GSM

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (0.56%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (5.08%) Simulink
2 15 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.24%) TargetLink
3 11 (3.11%) Stateflow
3 11 (3.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.85%) MS Office
5 1 (0.28%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (16.38%) TCP/IP
2 41 (11.58%) Wireless
3 36 (10.17%) Ethernet
4 26 (7.34%) GSM
5 25 (7.06%) SSL
6 24 (6.78%) GPRS
7 21 (5.93%) Bluetooth
8 20 (5.65%) FTP
9 14 (3.95%) ZigBee
10 11 (3.11%) RTP
11 10 (2.82%) Broadband
12 9 (2.54%) Network Security
13 7 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (1.98%) 802.15
14 4 (1.13%) Gigabit Ethernet
14 4 (1.13%) HTTP
15 3 (0.85%) 802.11
15 3 (0.85%) DVB
15 3 (0.85%) LAN
15 3 (0.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (6.21%) Subversion
2 14 (3.95%) Visual Studio
3 11 (3.11%) Rational DOORS
4 9 (2.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (2.26%) LabVIEW
6 7 (1.98%) VectorCAST
7 4 (1.13%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.85%) PVCS
8 3 (0.85%) JIRA
9 2 (0.56%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.28%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.28%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.28%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.28%) GDB
General
1 122 (34.46%) Electronics
2 36 (10.17%) Automotive
3 19 (5.37%) Manufacturing
4 16 (4.52%) Retail
5 14 (3.95%) Multimedia
6 7 (1.98%) Marketing
7 6 (1.69%) Finance
8 5 (1.41%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.41%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.85%) Games
9 3 (0.85%) Banking
9 3 (0.85%) French Language
9 3 (0.85%) German Language
9 3 (0.85%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.85%) Japanese Language
10 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.28%) Military
11 1 (0.28%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (9.89%) .NET
2 29 (8.19%) XML
3 14 (3.95%) MFC
4 13 (3.67%) Middleware
5 11 (3.11%) .NET Framework
6 7 (1.98%) HTML
6 7 (1.98%) RESTful
7 6 (1.69%) JSON
8 5 (1.41%) OpenGL
8 5 (1.41%) Qt
9 4 (1.13%) Direct3D
9 4 (1.13%) POSIX
9 4 (1.13%) WinForms
10 2 (0.56%) WPF
10 2 (0.56%) WebRTC
10 2 (0.56%) HTML5
10 2 (0.56%) FreeSWITCH
10 2 (0.56%) GTK+
10 2 (0.56%) Flash
11 1 (0.28%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 59 (16.67%) Firmware
2 52 (14.69%) Embedded Systems
3 32 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (8.19%) Computer Science
5 25 (7.06%) Device Driver
6 18 (5.08%) EMV
7 14 (3.95%) Cryptography
8 12 (3.39%) Streaming Video
8 12 (3.39%) EFT
9 11 (3.11%) VHDL
10 10 (2.82%) Digital Media
10 10 (2.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 10 (2.82%) Physics
10 10 (2.82%) MPEG
11 9 (2.54%) STB
12 8 (2.26%) Home Automation
12 8 (2.26%) Mathematics
12 8 (2.26%) IPTV
13 6 (1.69%) CAN bus
13 6 (1.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 140 (39.55%) Linux
2 71 (20.06%) Embedded Linux
3 66 (18.64%) Windows
4 25 (7.06%) Android
5 10 (2.82%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.54%) Mac OS
7 8 (2.26%) Windows CE
8 4 (1.13%) VxWorks
9 3 (0.85%) UNIX
9 3 (0.85%) Nucleus RTOS
10 2 (0.56%) uClinux
11 1 (0.28%) ThreadX
11 1 (0.28%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (95.48%) Software Engineering
2 66 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (18.08%) Embedded Software Development
4 55 (15.54%) UML
5 38 (10.73%) Multithreading
6 35 (9.89%) OO
7 25 (7.06%) Scrum
8 22 (6.21%) Validation
9 20 (5.65%) Software Architecture
10 17 (4.80%) Configuration Management
10 17 (4.80%) Time Management
11 16 (4.52%) Unit Testing
11 16 (4.52%) TDD
12 15 (4.24%) Automated Testing
12 15 (4.24%) Software Testing
12 15 (4.24%) Signal Processing
13 14 (3.95%) Integration Testing
14 13 (3.67%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (3.11%) Yourdon
15 11 (3.11%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 325 (91.81%) C
2 277 (78.25%) C++
3 134 (37.85%) Embedded C
4 111 (31.36%) Embedded C++
5 83 (23.45%) C#
6 57 (16.10%) Python
7 46 (12.99%) Assembly Language
8 39 (11.02%) Java
9 16 (4.52%) Perl
10 13 (3.67%) MATLAB
11 11 (3.11%) Ruby
12 9 (2.54%) JavaScript
12 9 (2.54%) Groovy
12 9 (2.54%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.41%) SQL
13 5 (1.41%) VB
14 4 (1.13%) C-shell
14 4 (1.13%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.56%) VB6
15 2 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 134 (37.85%) Degree
2 12 (3.39%) ISEB
3 11 (3.11%) Security Cleared
4 10 (2.82%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.28%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.24%) JTAG
2 9 (2.54%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.56%) QA
4 1 (0.28%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 22 (6.21%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.95%) MKS
3 11 (3.11%) MathWorks
3 11 (3.11%) VeriFone
4 9 (2.54%) EMC
5 8 (2.26%) NEC
6 5 (1.41%) QNX
7 4 (1.13%) IBM
8 3 (0.85%) Perforce
8 3 (0.85%) Xilinx
8 3 (0.85%) Fujitsu
8 3 (0.85%) Freescale
9 1 (0.28%) Apple
9 1 (0.28%) Intel
9 1 (0.28%) Sun
9 1 (0.28%) Renesas
9 1 (0.28%) Atmel
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