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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 360 309 328
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 76 96 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.48% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.50% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 72 91 110
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
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
19836 19086 21216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.67% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16177 15276 18448
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £62,500
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 26 January 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 26 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
East Sussex -2 17 £45,000 +12.50% 2
West Sussex -21 14 £42,500 -10.52% 1
Hampshire -5 13 £47,500 +7.95% 1
Surrey -22 10 £41,250 -17.50% 8
Berkshire +4 9 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Kent +2 7 £37,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +1 4 £42,500 +30.76% 4
Buckinghamshire -13 1 £37,500 -16.66% 2
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 114 (98.28%) Software Engineering
2 109 (93.97%) C
3 96 (82.76%) C++
4 72 (62.07%) Linux
5 67 (57.76%) Embedded C
6 49 (42.24%) Embedded C++
7 35 (30.17%) Embedded Systems
8 32 (27.59%) Degree
9 29 (25.00%) UML
10 28 (24.14%) OO
11 25 (21.55%) Electronics
12 21 (18.10%) VxWorks
13 19 (16.38%) OOD
14 15 (12.93%) Multithreading
14 15 (12.93%) ISO 9001
15 14 (12.07%) C#
15 14 (12.07%) XML
15 14 (12.07%) Computer Science
16 13 (11.21%) Embedded Linux
16 13 (11.21%) Windows
16 13 (11.21%) Signal Processing
17 12 (10.34%) Embedded Software Development
17 12 (10.34%) Visual Studio
17 12 (10.34%) Python
17 12 (10.34%) TCP/IP
17 12 (10.34%) Subversion
18 11 (9.48%) Algorithms
19 10 (8.62%) Firmware
20 9 (7.76%) Wireless
20 9 (7.76%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (5.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.86%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 9 (7.76%) Ethernet
2 9 (7.76%) Wireless
3 4 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (3.45%) 3G
4 3 (2.59%) DVB
4 3 (2.59%) ZigBee
4 3 (2.59%) Bluetooth
4 3 (2.59%) GPRS
4 3 (2.59%) GSM
5 2 (1.72%) LAN
5 2 (1.72%) WAN
5 2 (1.72%) Internet
5 2 (1.72%) NFC
5 2 (1.72%) RFID
6 1 (0.86%) 2G
6 1 (0.86%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (10.34%) Visual Studio
1 12 (10.34%) Subversion
2 6 (5.17%) Bugzilla
3 4 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (3.45%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (2.59%) Trac
4 3 (2.59%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.72%) JIRA
5 2 (1.72%) PVCS
5 2 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (1.72%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.72%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.72%) GDB
6 1 (0.86%) VectorCAST
General
1 25 (21.55%) Electronics
2 5 (4.31%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.59%) Automotive
4 2 (1.72%) Finance
4 2 (1.72%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.86%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.07%) XML
2 6 (5.17%) Middleware
3 5 (4.31%) .NET
3 5 (4.31%) MFC
4 2 (1.72%) SOAP
4 2 (1.72%) Web Services
4 2 (1.72%) LAMP
4 2 (1.72%) XML-RPC
4 2 (1.72%) REST
5 1 (0.86%) WDF
5 1 (0.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (30.17%) Embedded Systems
2 14 (12.07%) Computer Science
3 11 (9.48%) Algorithms
4 7 (6.03%) Mathematics
4 7 (6.03%) Device Driver
5 6 (5.17%) Physics
6 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.45%) Open Source
7 4 (3.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (2.59%) MPEG
9 2 (1.72%) VHDL
9 2 (1.72%) Verilog
9 2 (1.72%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.72%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.86%) CAN bus
10 1 (0.86%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 72 (62.07%) Linux
2 21 (18.10%) VxWorks
3 13 (11.21%) Embedded Linux
3 13 (11.21%) Windows
4 8 (6.90%) UNIX
5 2 (1.72%) Windows CE
5 2 (1.72%) Nucleus RTOS
6 1 (0.86%) Android
6 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.86%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (98.28%) Software Engineering
2 29 (25.00%) UML
3 28 (24.14%) OO
4 19 (16.38%) OOD
5 15 (12.93%) Multithreading
6 13 (11.21%) Signal Processing
7 12 (10.34%) Embedded Software Development
8 9 (7.76%) Digital Signal Processing
8 9 (7.76%) Project Management
9 8 (6.90%) Test Automation
10 7 (6.03%) OOP
11 6 (5.17%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (4.31%) Validation
13 4 (3.45%) Software Testing
14 3 (2.59%) Video Processing
15 2 (1.72%) Scrum
15 2 (1.72%) Functional Testing
16 1 (0.86%) Android Development
16 1 (0.86%) iOS Development
16 1 (0.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 109 (93.97%) C
2 96 (82.76%) C++
3 67 (57.76%) Embedded C
4 49 (42.24%) Embedded C++
5 14 (12.07%) C#
6 12 (10.34%) Python
7 8 (6.90%) JavaScript
8 7 (6.03%) Assembly Language
9 6 (5.17%) MATLAB
10 4 (3.45%) C++/CLI
11 3 (2.59%) Java
12 2 (1.72%) PHP
13 1 (0.86%) Ada
13 1 (0.86%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 32 (27.59%) Degree
2 6 (5.17%) PhD
3 5 (4.31%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.72%) ISEB
5 2 (1.72%) HND
6 1 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.93%) ISO 9001
2 5 (4.31%) IEC 61508
3 4 (3.45%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.59%) JTAG
5 2 (1.72%) QA
5 2 (1.72%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.86%) DO-178B
System Software
1 10 (8.62%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (5.17%) Intel
2 5 (4.31%) Atmel
3 4 (3.45%) Borland
3 4 (3.45%) QNX
4 3 (2.59%) Xilinx
5 2 (1.72%) EMC
6 1 (0.86%) IBM
6 1 (0.86%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.86%) NEC
6 1 (0.86%) Freescale
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