The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded Software Engineer role 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 403 363 357
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 51 90 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.38% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.40% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 51 85 95
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,900 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average 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
20471 22682 21700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.04% 94.69% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16465 18087 17977
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 April 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 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
East Sussex -17 16 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Hampshire -14 12 £40,000 +6.66% 1
West Sussex -3 8 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Surrey +8 4 £41,250 -17.50% 9
Berkshire +5 4 £50,000 +37.93% 1
Kent - 4 £37,500 -
Oxfordshire +12 3 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 124 (99.20%) Software Engineering
2 112 (89.60%) C
3 98 (78.40%) C++
4 78 (62.40%) Linux
5 77 (61.60%) Embedded C
6 64 (51.20%) Embedded C++
7 40 (32.00%) Embedded Systems
8 31 (24.80%) UML
9 24 (19.20%) OO
9 24 (19.20%) VxWorks
10 21 (16.80%) XML
11 19 (15.20%) OOD
12 18 (14.40%) Electronics
13 17 (13.60%) Python
13 17 (13.60%) ISO 9001
13 17 (13.60%) Degree
14 14 (11.20%) Embedded Linux
15 13 (10.40%) Security Cleared
15 13 (10.40%) C#
15 13 (10.40%) Firmware
16 12 (9.60%) UNIX
16 12 (9.60%) Test Automation
16 12 (9.60%) Embedded Software Development
17 11 (8.80%) Computer Science
17 11 (8.80%) JavaScript
17 11 (8.80%) Project Management
17 11 (8.80%) Algorithms
18 9 (7.20%) Digital Signal Processing
18 9 (7.20%) Signal Processing
19 8 (6.40%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 6 (4.80%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.80%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) Wireless
2 4 (3.20%) 3G
3 3 (2.40%) Bluetooth
3 3 (2.40%) ZigBee
3 3 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.60%) NFC
4 2 (1.60%) GPRS
4 2 (1.60%) GSM
4 2 (1.60%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.60%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.60%) Internet
4 2 (1.60%) RTP
4 2 (1.60%) RFID
5 1 (0.80%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (6.40%) Subversion
1 8 (6.40%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.60%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.00%) Bugzilla
4 3 (2.40%) Trac
4 3 (2.40%) JIRA
4 3 (2.40%) GDB
5 2 (1.60%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.80%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.80%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.80%) Rational DOORS
General
1 18 (14.40%) Electronics
2 5 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.40%) Finance
4 2 (1.60%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.60%) Automotive
5 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.80%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.80%) XML
2 2 (1.60%) LAMP
2 2 (1.60%) XML-RPC
2 2 (1.60%) SOAP
2 2 (1.60%) Web Services
2 2 (1.60%) Qt
2 2 (1.60%) GStreamer
2 2 (1.60%) REST
2 2 (1.60%) QML
3 1 (0.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (0.80%) .NET
3 1 (0.80%) MFC
3 1 (0.80%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 40 (32.00%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (8.80%) Algorithms
2 11 (8.80%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.40%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 7 (5.60%) GIS
5 5 (4.00%) Device Driver
6 4 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.40%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.60%) Physics
8 2 (1.60%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.60%) SystemC
8 2 (1.60%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.60%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.80%) VHDL
9 1 (0.80%) Verilog
9 1 (0.80%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 78 (62.40%) Linux
2 24 (19.20%) VxWorks
3 14 (11.20%) Embedded Linux
4 12 (9.60%) UNIX
5 5 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (99.20%) Software Engineering
2 31 (24.80%) UML
3 24 (19.20%) OO
4 19 (15.20%) OOD
5 12 (9.60%) Test Automation
5 12 (9.60%) Embedded Software Development
6 11 (8.80%) Project Management
7 9 (7.20%) Digital Signal Processing
7 9 (7.20%) Signal Processing
8 8 (6.40%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.60%) Multithreading
10 3 (2.40%) Validation
10 3 (2.40%) Video Processing
10 3 (2.40%) Systems Analysis
11 2 (1.60%) Scrum
11 2 (1.60%) OOP
12 1 (0.80%) TDD
12 1 (0.80%) Software Testing
12 1 (0.80%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (0.80%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 112 (89.60%) C
2 98 (78.40%) C++
3 77 (61.60%) Embedded C
4 64 (51.20%) Embedded C++
5 17 (13.60%) Python
6 13 (10.40%) C#
7 11 (8.80%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.80%) Assembly Language
9 4 (3.20%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.40%) Java
11 2 (1.60%) PHP
12 1 (0.80%) C++/CLI
12 1 (0.80%) Pascal
12 1 (0.80%) Perl
12 1 (0.80%) Ada
Qualifications
1 17 (13.60%) Degree
2 13 (10.40%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.80%) PhD
4 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.80%) ISEB
5 1 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.60%) ISO 9001
2 7 (5.60%) IEC 61508
3 4 (3.20%) PCI DSS
3 4 (3.20%) JTAG
4 1 (0.80%) DO-178B
System Software
1 13 (10.40%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (4.00%) Intel
2 4 (3.20%) Atmel
3 1 (0.80%) Freescale
3 1 (0.80%) Borland
3 1 (0.80%) QNX
3 1 (0.80%) Google
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits BUPA, non-contributory pension + m
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Next Ventures Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £32500 - £42500 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £425000 per annum + 6% monthly bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £425000 per annum + 6% monthly bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Weybridge
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Shares
Posted: 25 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago