The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Development
Rank 442 438 430
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 8 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.042% 0.078% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.093% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 16
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £30,750 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £49,250 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.00%
Embedded Software Development
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16210 17276 17149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.47% 84.14% 83.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13741 13974 13446
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Embedded Software Development Salary Trend in the South East

Embedded Software Development
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development across the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Embedded Software Development Salary Histogram in the South East

Embedded Software Development
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Buckinghamshire -2 2 £100,000 +207.69% 1
West Sussex -2 2 £38,750 -29.54%
Berkshire - 2 £53,750 - 1
Surrey +7 1 £40,000 -15.78% 1
East Sussex - 1 £48,500 -
Embedded Software Development
England

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing Embedded Software Development also 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 that cited Embedded Software Development.

1 18 (81.82%) C++
2 17 (77.27%) Software Engineering
3 12 (54.55%) C
4 9 (40.91%) Linux
5 7 (31.82%) C#
5 7 (31.82%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (27.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (27.27%) VxWorks
6 6 (27.27%) Electronics
6 6 (27.27%) Ethernet
7 5 (22.73%) Embedded C
7 5 (22.73%) Firmware
7 5 (22.73%) OO
7 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
8 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Java
8 4 (18.18%) .NET
8 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (18.18%) Scrum
8 4 (18.18%) Automotive
8 4 (18.18%) Embedded C++
9 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (13.64%) Wireless
9 3 (13.64%) Subversion
9 3 (13.64%) UML
9 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
9 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
9 3 (13.64%) Aerospace

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region citing Embedded Software Development also 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 that cited Embedded Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Ethernet
2 3 (13.64%) Wireless
3 2 (9.09%) Bluetooth
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) RS-232
3 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
3 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.55%) 802.15
4 1 (4.55%) Broadband
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) Modbus
4 1 (4.55%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Subversion
2 2 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) Bugzilla
General
1 6 (27.27%) Electronics
2 4 (18.18%) Automotive
3 3 (13.64%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.55%) Military
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Software Engineer
2 12 (54.55%) Embedded Engineer
3 11 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) Principal Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) Principal Software Engineer
5 5 (22.73%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (18.18%) Electronics Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Design Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) FPGA Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Graduate
8 1 (4.55%) Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Firmware Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Software Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Web Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) HTML5
2 2 (9.09%) MFC
2 2 (9.09%) Qt
2 2 (9.09%) Silverlight
3 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) D3.js
3 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (9.09%) Physics
4 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.55%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (4.55%) CPLD
4 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
4 1 (4.55%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (27.27%) VxWorks
4 1 (4.55%) ThreadX
4 1 (4.55%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) OO
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Scrum
3 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (13.64%) UML
5 2 (9.09%) MVC
5 2 (9.09%) OOP
5 2 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (4.55%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.55%) SDLC
6 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C++
2 12 (54.55%) C
3 7 (31.82%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) Embedded C
5 4 (18.18%) Embedded C++
5 4 (18.18%) Java
6 2 (9.09%) C++/CLI
6 2 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
7 1 (4.55%) Python
7 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) IEC 61508
1 1 (4.55%) ISO26262
1 1 (4.55%) MISRA
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Borland
1 2 (9.09%) QNX
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) MathWorks
2 1 (4.55%) Telelogic
Buckinghamshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Weybridge
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, share options
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago