The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Embedded Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Engineer
UK / Scotland
Rank 121 155 154
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 10 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.44% 0.10% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.11% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 1
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
2166 2827 2899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.97% 95.57% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1858 1920
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,925 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 5 £45,000 - 3
West Lothian +10 4 £46,250 +15.62% 1
Glasgow - 1 £37,500 -
Embedded Software Engineer
UK

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Embedded Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (85.71%) C
3 17 (80.95%) C++
4 11 (52.38%) Linux
5 9 (42.86%) UML
6 7 (33.33%) Embedded C
6 7 (33.33%) Electronics
7 6 (28.57%) Windows
8 5 (23.81%) C#
9 4 (19.05%) Bluetooth
9 4 (19.05%) DECT
9 4 (19.05%) Embedded C++
9 4 (19.05%) Wireless
9 4 (19.05%) Degree
9 4 (19.05%) ZigBee
10 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (14.29%) OOD
10 3 (14.29%) OO
10 3 (14.29%) SDLC
11 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
11 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (9.52%) UWB
11 2 (9.52%) Delphi
11 2 (9.52%) Ada
11 2 (9.52%) CMMI
11 2 (9.52%) Assembly Language
11 2 (9.52%) Firmware

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Bluetooth
1 4 (19.05%) DECT
1 4 (19.05%) Wireless
1 4 (19.05%) ZigBee
2 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (9.52%) UWB
4 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
4 1 (4.76%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
1 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (4.76%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (4.76%) Trac
General
1 7 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Avionics
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Arduino
2 1 (4.76%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.76%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.76%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (14.29%) OO
3 3 (14.29%) OOD
3 3 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) CMMI
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Kanban
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Kernel Development
5 1 (4.76%) Numerical Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) OOP
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) C
2 17 (80.95%) C++
3 7 (33.33%) Embedded C
4 5 (23.81%) C#
5 4 (19.05%) Embedded C++
6 2 (9.52%) Ada
6 2 (9.52%) Assembly Language
6 2 (9.52%) Delphi
7 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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