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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 383 378 355
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 46 51 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.24% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.25% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 44 43 79
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £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
21319 20397 21773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.67% 95.06% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16777 16814 18582
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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 -22 11 £40,000 - 2
Kent +4 8 £50,000 +11.11% 1
West Sussex -8 8 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Berkshire -2 7 £35,000 +5.26%
Hampshire -9 6 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Oxfordshire +2 3 £27,500 -52.17% 3
Surrey -2 1 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 1 £40,000 - 1
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

1 136 (98.55%) Software Engineering
2 124 (89.86%) C
3 122 (88.41%) C++
4 82 (59.42%) Linux
5 79 (57.25%) Embedded C++
6 56 (40.58%) Embedded C
6 56 (40.58%) Embedded Linux
7 54 (39.13%) Electronics
8 52 (37.68%) C#
9 49 (35.51%) Degree
10 43 (31.16%) TCP/IP
11 31 (22.46%) XML
11 31 (22.46%) Windows
12 30 (21.74%) SSL
13 24 (17.39%) Embedded Software Development
14 23 (16.67%) FTP
14 23 (16.67%) EMV
14 23 (16.67%) Java
15 22 (15.94%) Subversion
15 22 (15.94%) Multithreading
15 22 (15.94%) .NET
15 22 (15.94%) UML
16 20 (14.49%) Wireless
17 18 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
18 17 (12.32%) GSM
18 17 (12.32%) Retail
19 16 (11.59%) Cryptography
19 16 (11.59%) GPRS
19 16 (11.59%) EFT
20 15 (10.87%) Assembly Language

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (31.16%) TCP/IP
2 30 (21.74%) SSL
3 23 (16.67%) FTP
4 20 (14.49%) Wireless
5 17 (12.32%) GSM
6 16 (11.59%) GPRS
7 14 (10.14%) Ethernet
8 6 (4.35%) Bluetooth
9 3 (2.17%) HTTP
10 2 (1.45%) 802.15
10 2 (1.45%) WAN
10 2 (1.45%) LAN
10 2 (1.45%) ZigBee
11 1 (0.72%) IGMP
11 1 (0.72%) VLAN
11 1 (0.72%) Internet
11 1 (0.72%) PBX
11 1 (0.72%) VoIP
11 1 (0.72%) DHCP
11 1 (0.72%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (15.94%) Subversion
2 10 (7.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (3.62%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.90%) VectorCAST
4 4 (2.90%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.45%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.45%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.72%) GDB
6 1 (0.72%) JIRA
6 1 (0.72%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.72%) ClearCase
General
1 54 (39.13%) Electronics
2 17 (12.32%) Retail
3 5 (3.62%) Finance
4 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.72%) Military
5 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.72%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (22.46%) XML
2 22 (15.94%) .NET
3 12 (8.70%) .NET Framework
4 8 (5.80%) MFC
5 3 (2.17%) Middleware
5 3 (2.17%) Qt
6 2 (1.45%) WPF
7 1 (0.72%) HTML
7 1 (0.72%) POSIX
7 1 (0.72%) GTK+
7 1 (0.72%) HTML5
7 1 (0.72%) FreeSWITCH
7 1 (0.72%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.67%) EMV
2 18 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
3 16 (11.59%) EFT
3 16 (11.59%) Cryptography
4 13 (9.42%) Firmware
5 8 (5.80%) Home Automation
6 7 (5.07%) Device Driver
7 6 (4.35%) Open Source
8 5 (3.62%) Computer Science
9 4 (2.90%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.90%) Physics
10 1 (0.72%) VHDL
10 1 (0.72%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 82 (59.42%) Linux
2 56 (40.58%) Embedded Linux
3 31 (22.46%) Windows
4 7 (5.07%) Apple iOS
4 7 (5.07%) Android
5 1 (0.72%) uClinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (98.55%) Software Engineering
2 24 (17.39%) Embedded Software Development
3 22 (15.94%) Multithreading
3 22 (15.94%) UML
4 15 (10.87%) OO
4 15 (10.87%) Scrum
5 14 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 8 (5.80%) OOP
8 7 (5.07%) Android Development
8 7 (5.07%) iOS Development
8 7 (5.07%) Time Management
8 7 (5.07%) Image Processing
8 7 (5.07%) Video Processing
9 6 (4.35%) OOD
9 6 (4.35%) Software Testing
9 6 (4.35%) TDD
10 5 (3.62%) Validation
11 4 (2.90%) Manual Testing
12 3 (2.17%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 124 (89.86%) C
2 122 (88.41%) C++
3 79 (57.25%) Embedded C++
4 56 (40.58%) Embedded C
5 52 (37.68%) C#
6 23 (16.67%) Java
7 15 (10.87%) Assembly Language
8 5 (3.62%) Python
9 2 (1.45%) VB6
9 2 (1.45%) Perl
9 2 (1.45%) SQL
9 2 (1.45%) VB
10 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.72%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 49 (35.51%) Degree
2 4 (2.90%) ISEB
3 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.80%) JTAG
2 2 (1.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.72%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (10.87%) VeriFone
2 8 (5.80%) EMC
2 8 (5.80%) NEC
3 4 (2.90%) IBM
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.72%) Atmel
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Webrecruit
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Salary: £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Shares
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Salary: 40,000 to 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 5 days ago
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,0000
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago