The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 238 238 247
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 7 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.091% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.095% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 16
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.23%
Embedded Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6553 6284 7513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.04% 95.15% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5613 5297 6540
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the North West

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
Manchester -7 5 £45,000 +28.57% 7
Cheshire - 2 £47,500 - 2
Embedded Software Engineer
England

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) C
2 9 (90.00%) Embedded C
3 6 (60.00%) Electronics
4 5 (50.00%) Embedded C++
4 5 (50.00%) C++
4 5 (50.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) C#
6 3 (30.00%) UML
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) CAN bus
7 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (20.00%) Windows CE
7 2 (20.00%) Firmware
7 2 (20.00%) VxWorks
7 2 (20.00%) HNC
7 2 (20.00%) HND
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
7 2 (20.00%) Device Driver

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) PVCS
General
1 6 (60.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (20.00%) CAN bus
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Physics
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows CE
1 2 (20.00%) VxWorks
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) UML
2 3 (30.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) Image Processing
4 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C
1 9 (90.00%) Embedded C
2 5 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 5 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (30.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) HNC
2 2 (20.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Firmware
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