The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 147 163 146
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 6 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.12% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -0.92%
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 Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2924 3149 2838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.11% 95.42% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1920 2033 1970
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 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
(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
West Lothian -3 3 - - 1
Edinburgh - 2 £35,000 -
Highlands - 1 - -
Embedded Software Engineer
UK

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 6 (75.00%) C++
4 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (37.50%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Electronics
5 3 (37.50%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) C#
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
7 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
7 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (12.50%) Emacs
7 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 1 (12.50%) VB
7 1 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (12.50%) UML
7 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 1 (12.50%) Assembly Language
7 1 (12.50%) Firmware
7 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 1 (12.50%) VxWorks
7 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
7 1 (12.50%) Military
7 1 (12.50%) VHDL

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Emacs
General
1 3 (37.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
2 1 (12.50%) VHDL
2 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (12.50%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) OO
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) Assembly Language
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
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