The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 90 90 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 7 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.68% 0.36% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.37% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Embedded Software Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
998 1084 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.27% 97.66% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 838 931 725
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Dartford -10 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Embedded Software Engineer
South East

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 9 (100.00%) C
1 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 8 (88.89%) Embedded C++
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) OO
3 7 (77.78%) Degree
4 6 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (66.67%) OOP
5 5 (55.56%) Embedded C
6 4 (44.44%) Open Source
6 4 (44.44%) Electronics
7 2 (22.22%) Firmware
8 1 (11.11%) Middleware
8 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
8 1 (11.11%) OOD
8 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (44.44%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (44.44%) Open Source
3 2 (22.22%) Firmware
4 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 7 (77.78%) OO
3 6 (66.67%) OOP
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C
1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (88.89%) Embedded C++
3 5 (55.56%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree