The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 176 184 185
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.13% 0.053% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.056% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Embedded Software Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3694 3597 3848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.35% 94.46% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3108 3068 3325
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Trend in Manchester

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Electronics
3 6 (75.00%) Embedded C++
3 6 (75.00%) C++
3 6 (75.00%) Degree
4 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (62.50%) Firmware
5 4 (50.00%) Device Driver
5 4 (50.00%) C#
5 4 (50.00%) PVCS
5 4 (50.00%) UML
5 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
5 4 (50.00%) Physics
5 4 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (50.00%) Signal Processing
5 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (25.00%) Linux
7 2 (25.00%) VxWorks
8 1 (12.50%) Scrum
8 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (12.50%) OO
8 1 (12.50%) OOD
8 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
8 1 (12.50%) .NET
8 1 (12.50%) ZigBee

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) PVCS
General
1 7 (87.50%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (50.00%) Physics
1 4 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) UML
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (50.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 6 (75.00%) Embedded C++
2 6 (75.00%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Firmware