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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 149 175 163
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 9 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% 0.051% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.053% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2948 3745 2923
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.01% 95.00% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1837 2436 1704
Average salary £42,926 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 27 April 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 April 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 - -
Glasgow - 2 £45,000 -
Edinburgh +13 1 - -
Fife +4 1 £39,000 +6.84% 1
Dundee - 1 £25,000 -
Embedded Software Engineer
UK

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (93.33%) C
3 10 (66.67%) C++
4 9 (60.00%) Degree
5 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
5 8 (53.33%) Linux
6 5 (33.33%) C#
7 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
7 4 (26.67%) Electronics
7 4 (26.67%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (20.00%) OO
8 3 (20.00%) Python
8 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 2 (13.33%) UML
9 2 (13.33%) UNIX
9 2 (13.33%) Windows
9 2 (13.33%) Java
9 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
9 2 (13.33%) Firmware
10 1 (6.67%) CMMI
10 1 (6.67%) Emacs
10 1 (6.67%) Software-Defined Radio
10 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 1 (6.67%) ZigBee
10 1 (6.67%) System Testing
10 1 (6.67%) Android
10 1 (6.67%) Avionics
10 1 (6.67%) Git (software)

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) ZigBee
2 1 (6.67%) Software-Defined Radio
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) WinDbg
1 1 (6.67%) Emacs
General
1 4 (26.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Military
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
4 1 (6.67%) VHDL
4 1 (6.67%) Verilog
4 1 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) UNIX
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) OO
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) CMMI
5 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) System Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.67%) Signal Processing
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C
2 10 (66.67%) C++
3 5 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (20.00%) Python
6 2 (13.33%) Java
7 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (6.67%) SQL
7 1 (6.67%) VB
7 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
7 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
7 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) DO-178B
1 1 (6.67%) DO-254
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Hyland
1 1 (6.67%) Atmel
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