The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Embedded Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 349 397 373
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 86 72 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.35% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.36% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 84 61 105
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,250 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Embedded Software Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17679 20227 22676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.84% 97.07% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14979 16338 18353
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
East Sussex +31 23 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Hampshire +5 20 £40,000 -
Berkshire +26 14 £41,250 -17.50% 4
Kent +10 10 £37,500 -
West Sussex -2 8 £37,500 -11.76%
Buckinghamshire +31 4 £43,750 +26.81% 1
Oxfordshire -9 4 £37,500 -18.91% 1
Surrey 0 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Embedded Software Engineer
England

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 South East region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 154 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 127 (82.47%) C++
3 116 (75.32%) C
4 77 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
5 59 (38.31%) Degree
6 53 (34.42%) Electronics
7 42 (27.27%) Python
7 42 (27.27%) Embedded C
8 39 (25.32%) Linux
9 35 (22.73%) Manufacturing
10 34 (22.08%) Unit Testing
11 30 (19.48%) Firmware
12 29 (18.83%) Embedded C++
13 24 (15.58%) Computer Science
14 23 (14.94%) Lua
14 23 (14.94%) Bash Shell
15 22 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
16 21 (13.64%) OO
17 20 (12.99%) VxWorks
17 20 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
18 17 (11.04%) Scrum
19 16 (10.39%) Device Driver
20 15 (9.74%) Software Testing
21 14 (9.09%) Mathematics
22 13 (8.44%) Java
23 12 (7.79%) .NET
23 12 (7.79%) Video Processing
23 12 (7.79%) RS-232
23 12 (7.79%) RS-485
24 11 (7.14%) ISO 9001

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.25%) Confluence
2 4 (2.60%) WinCC
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.79%) RS-232
1 12 (7.79%) RS-485
2 10 (6.49%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.19%) RFID
4 7 (4.55%) Ethernet
5 4 (2.60%) Modbus
6 2 (1.30%) VoIP
6 2 (1.30%) Wireless
7 1 (0.65%) 3G
7 1 (0.65%) 802.15
7 1 (0.65%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.65%) Internet
7 1 (0.65%) IPsec
7 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 8 (5.19%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.25%) JIRA
2 5 (3.25%) LabVIEW
3 4 (2.60%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.95%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.95%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (1.95%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (1.95%) Subversion
5 1 (0.65%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (0.65%) VectorCAST
General
1 53 (34.42%) Electronics
2 35 (22.73%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.55%) Automotive
4 5 (3.25%) Aerospace
4 5 (3.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.60%) Advertising
6 3 (1.95%) Avionics
7 1 (0.65%) Finance
7 1 (0.65%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.79%) .NET
2 11 (7.14%) Middleware
3 10 (6.49%) MFC
4 6 (3.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 6 (3.90%) OpenCL
4 6 (3.90%) STL
5 5 (3.25%) OpenCV
6 4 (2.60%) Qt
7 1 (0.65%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.65%) CSS
7 1 (0.65%) GTK+
7 1 (0.65%) HTML
7 1 (0.65%) JSON
7 1 (0.65%) OpenGL
7 1 (0.65%) OpenGL ES
7 1 (0.65%) REST
7 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 77 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 24 (15.58%) Computer Science
3 16 (10.39%) Device Driver
4 14 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 8 (5.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (3.90%) CPLD
7 5 (3.25%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.30%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.65%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.65%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (0.65%) BBC
9 1 (0.65%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 39 (25.32%) Linux
2 22 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
3 20 (12.99%) VxWorks
4 7 (4.55%) Windows
5 3 (1.95%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 34 (22.08%) Unit Testing
3 21 (13.64%) OO
4 20 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (11.04%) Scrum
6 15 (9.74%) Software Testing
7 12 (7.79%) Video Processing
8 10 (6.49%) Multithreading
8 10 (6.49%) OOP
8 10 (6.49%) Signal Processing
9 9 (5.84%) Digital Signal Processing
9 9 (5.84%) UML
10 7 (4.55%) OOD
11 6 (3.90%) Embedded Software Development
11 6 (3.90%) Image Processing
11 6 (3.90%) Validation
12 5 (3.25%) Defect Tracking
12 5 (3.25%) Machine Learning
13 4 (2.60%) Data Acquisition
13 4 (2.60%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 127 (82.47%) C++
2 116 (75.32%) C
3 42 (27.27%) Embedded C
3 42 (27.27%) Python
4 29 (18.83%) Embedded C++
5 23 (14.94%) Bash Shell
5 23 (14.94%) Lua
6 13 (8.44%) Java
7 11 (7.14%) MATLAB
8 10 (6.49%) Assembly Language
9 7 (4.55%) R
10 6 (3.90%) C#
11 5 (3.25%) SQL
12 4 (2.60%) Delphi
13 2 (1.30%) ANSI C
14 1 (0.65%) Perl
14 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (38.31%) Degree
2 5 (3.25%) Postgraduate
3 4 (2.60%) PhD
3 4 (2.60%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.14%) ISO 9001
2 6 (3.90%) MISRA
3 5 (3.25%) ISO13485
4 4 (2.60%) GAMP
4 4 (2.60%) GMP
5 3 (1.95%) DO-254
6 1 (0.65%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.65%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.65%) ISO26262
System Software
1 30 (19.48%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (5.19%) EMC
2 5 (3.25%) Atlassian
3 2 (1.30%) Perforce
4 1 (0.65%) MathWorks
4 1 (0.65%) Sony
4 1 (0.65%) Wind River
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