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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 373 343 338
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 63 78 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.38% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.40% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 61 75 97
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
19758 19598 20408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.27% 94.69% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16144 15491 17340
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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
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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 -15 15 £40,000 -
West Sussex -13 12 £42,500 -10.52%
Berkshire +11 11 £50,000 -
Hampshire -5 11 £47,500 +7.95%
Kent - 6 £37,500 - 1
Surrey -25 5 £42,500 -15.00% 11
Oxfordshire - 2 £42,500 - 4
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 123 (98.40%) Software Engineering
2 117 (93.60%) C
3 103 (82.40%) C++
4 79 (63.20%) Linux
5 76 (60.80%) Embedded C
6 56 (44.80%) Embedded C++
7 40 (32.00%) Embedded Systems
8 32 (25.60%) UML
9 28 (22.40%) OO
10 25 (20.00%) Degree
11 24 (19.20%) VxWorks
12 20 (16.00%) Electronics
12 20 (16.00%) OOD
13 18 (14.40%) ISO 9001
14 17 (13.60%) XML
15 15 (12.00%) Python
16 14 (11.20%) C#
16 14 (11.20%) Embedded Linux
16 14 (11.20%) Embedded Software Development
16 14 (11.20%) Signal Processing
17 12 (9.60%) Computer Science
17 12 (9.60%) Multithreading
17 12 (9.60%) Subversion
18 11 (8.80%) Test Automation
18 11 (8.80%) JavaScript
18 11 (8.80%) UNIX
18 11 (8.80%) Windows
18 11 (8.80%) Visual Studio
18 11 (8.80%) Project Management
18 11 (8.80%) Firmware

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (6.40%) TCP/IP
1 8 (6.40%) Wireless
2 5 (4.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (3.20%) 3G
4 3 (2.40%) DVB
4 3 (2.40%) Bluetooth
4 3 (2.40%) ZigBee
4 3 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.60%) NFC
5 2 (1.60%) RFID
5 2 (1.60%) GPRS
5 2 (1.60%) GSM
5 2 (1.60%) LAN
5 2 (1.60%) WAN
5 2 (1.60%) Internet
6 1 (0.80%) RTP
6 1 (0.80%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (9.60%) Subversion
2 11 (8.80%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.80%) Bugzilla
4 4 (3.20%) Rational Rhapsody
4 4 (3.20%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.20%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (2.40%) Trac
6 2 (1.60%) GDB
6 2 (1.60%) JIRA
6 2 (1.60%) PVCS
6 2 (1.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (1.60%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.60%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.80%) VectorCAST
General
1 20 (16.00%) Electronics
2 5 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.40%) Automotive
4 2 (1.60%) Finance
4 2 (1.60%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.80%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.80%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.60%) XML
2 4 (3.20%) .NET
2 4 (3.20%) MFC
3 3 (2.40%) Middleware
4 2 (1.60%) LAMP
4 2 (1.60%) XML-RPC
4 2 (1.60%) SOAP
4 2 (1.60%) Web Services
4 2 (1.60%) REST
5 1 (0.80%) QML
5 1 (0.80%) WDF
5 1 (0.80%) WPF
5 1 (0.80%) Qt
5 1 (0.80%) GStreamer
Miscellaneous
1 40 (32.00%) Embedded Systems
2 12 (9.60%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.00%) Algorithms
4 6 (4.80%) Device Driver
5 5 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (4.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.40%) Open Source
7 3 (2.40%) Physics
7 3 (2.40%) MPEG
7 3 (2.40%) GIS
8 2 (1.60%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.60%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.80%) SystemC
9 1 (0.80%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.80%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.80%) VHDL
9 1 (0.80%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 79 (63.20%) Linux
2 24 (19.20%) VxWorks
3 14 (11.20%) Embedded Linux
4 11 (8.80%) UNIX
4 11 (8.80%) Windows
5 2 (1.60%) Windows CE
5 2 (1.60%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.80%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (98.40%) Software Engineering
2 32 (25.60%) UML
3 28 (22.40%) OO
4 20 (16.00%) OOD
5 14 (11.20%) Signal Processing
5 14 (11.20%) Embedded Software Development
6 12 (9.60%) Multithreading
7 11 (8.80%) Project Management
7 11 (8.80%) Test Automation
8 10 (8.00%) Digital Signal Processing
9 7 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (4.80%) OOP
11 5 (4.00%) Validation
12 3 (2.40%) Video Processing
12 3 (2.40%) Software Testing
13 2 (1.60%) Systems Analysis
13 2 (1.60%) Scrum
13 2 (1.60%) Functional Testing
14 1 (0.80%) Manual Testing
14 1 (0.80%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (93.60%) C
2 103 (82.40%) C++
3 76 (60.80%) Embedded C
4 56 (44.80%) Embedded C++
5 15 (12.00%) Python
6 14 (11.20%) C#
7 11 (8.80%) JavaScript
8 6 (4.80%) Assembly Language
9 5 (4.00%) MATLAB
10 4 (3.20%) C++/CLI
11 3 (2.40%) Java
12 2 (1.60%) PHP
13 1 (0.80%) Ada
13 1 (0.80%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 25 (20.00%) Degree
2 9 (7.20%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.80%) PhD
4 4 (3.20%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.40%) VCP4
6 2 (1.60%) HND
6 2 (1.60%) ISEB
7 1 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.40%) ISO 9001
2 6 (4.80%) IEC 61508
3 4 (3.20%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.40%) JTAG
5 2 (1.60%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.80%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.80%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (4.80%) Intel
2 4 (3.20%) Borland
2 4 (3.20%) QNX
2 4 (3.20%) Atmel
3 3 (2.40%) Xilinx
4 1 (0.80%) Freescale
4 1 (0.80%) IBM
4 1 (0.80%) EMC
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