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 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 Development
Rank 427 395 412
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +17
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 20 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.096% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.14% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 28
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £34,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £56,500 £49,450
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
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
16766 16229 17025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 80.89% 80.26% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13518 12840 14581
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 January 2015.

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 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
(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
Middlesex +16 6 £32,500 - 2
Hampshire -11 5 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Surrey -14 5 £47,500 - 2
Kent - 3 £30,000 - 1
West Sussex -9 1 £55,000 -2.65%
Embedded Software Development
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 50 (83.33%) C++
2 48 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 41 (68.33%) Degree
4 40 (66.67%) Electronics
5 34 (56.67%) C
5 34 (56.67%) Computer Science
6 27 (45.00%) Mathematics
6 27 (45.00%) Physics
7 19 (31.67%) Embedded C
8 16 (26.67%) C#
8 16 (26.67%) Linux
9 14 (23.33%) Embedded C++
9 14 (23.33%) TCP/IP
9 14 (23.33%) Embedded Systems
10 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 11 (18.33%) HTML
11 11 (18.33%) CSS
11 11 (18.33%) OO
11 11 (18.33%) OOD
11 11 (18.33%) Subversion
11 11 (18.33%) Military
11 11 (18.33%) HTML5
12 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
13 9 (15.00%) Configuration Management
14 8 (13.33%) DTV
14 8 (13.33%) DVB
14 8 (13.33%) HTTP
14 8 (13.33%) Project Management
14 8 (13.33%) ClearCase
14 8 (13.33%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) TargetLink
1 5 (8.33%) Simulink
2 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.33%) TCP/IP
2 8 (13.33%) DVB
2 8 (13.33%) HTTP
3 3 (5.00%) Wireless
3 3 (5.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (5.00%) WAN
3 3 (5.00%) LAN
4 2 (3.33%) GPRS
5 1 (1.67%) Internet
5 1 (1.67%) 3G
5 1 (1.67%) GSM
5 1 (1.67%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (18.33%) Subversion
2 8 (13.33%) ClearCase
3 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.33%) PVCS
4 2 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.67%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.67%) VectorCAST
General
1 40 (66.67%) Electronics
2 11 (18.33%) Military
3 5 (8.33%) Automotive
3 5 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.67%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.33%) French Language
6 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.67%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 13 (21.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 12 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Principal Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Systems Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Electronics Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Software Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Software Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Software Engineering Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Engineering Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.33%) HTML
1 11 (18.33%) CSS
1 11 (18.33%) HTML5
2 6 (10.00%) WebKit
3 5 (8.33%) OpenCL
3 5 (8.33%) DirectCompute
4 1 (1.67%) Middleware
4 1 (1.67%) Web Services
4 1 (1.67%) XML
4 1 (1.67%) XSL
4 1 (1.67%) .NET
4 1 (1.67%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (56.67%) Computer Science
2 27 (45.00%) Mathematics
2 27 (45.00%) Physics
3 14 (23.33%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (13.33%) DTV
5 7 (11.67%) Interactive TV
5 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (10.00%) Open Source
7 5 (8.33%) CUDA
7 5 (8.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 4 (6.67%) Device Driver
8 4 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (6.67%) IPTV
9 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.67%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.67%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) UNIX
2 6 (10.00%) Android
3 5 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (5.00%) Windows
5 2 (3.33%) Windows CE
5 2 (3.33%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.67%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (18.33%) OO
2 11 (18.33%) OOD
3 9 (15.00%) Configuration Management
4 8 (13.33%) Project Management
4 8 (13.33%) UML
4 8 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (13.33%) Software Testing
5 5 (8.33%) Digital Signal Processing
5 5 (8.33%) Signal Processing
5 5 (8.33%) Multithreading
6 4 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 4 (6.67%) Software Architecture
7 3 (5.00%) Cyber Security
8 2 (3.33%) Functional Testing
8 2 (3.33%) OOP
8 2 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.67%) Scrum
9 1 (1.67%) Information Security
9 1 (1.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 50 (83.33%) C++
2 34 (56.67%) C
3 19 (31.67%) Embedded C
4 16 (26.67%) C#
5 14 (23.33%) Embedded C++
6 12 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (11.67%) MATLAB
8 6 (10.00%) Java
9 1 (1.67%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.67%) Python
9 1 (1.67%) Perl
9 1 (1.67%) SQL
9 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (68.33%) Degree
2 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.33%) HND
4 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) ISEB
4 1 (1.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (11.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Perforce
2 3 (5.00%) BT
3 1 (1.67%) IBM
3 1 (1.67%) NEC
3 1 (1.67%) EMC
Woking
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Rochester, Kent
BAE Systems
Salary: benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Middlesex
Computer Futures
Salary: £45 - £46 per hour
Posted: 18 days ago
Emsworth
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago