The table below looks at the statistics for the Embedded Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 238 220 176
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -44
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 13 9 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.15% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.16% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 34
Average salary £40,000 £46,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.43% +10.00%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5751 5796 4821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.17% 95.27% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4841 4792 4152
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,916 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Embedded Software Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Gloucestershire -14 8 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Bristol - 3 £42,500 - 2
Cornwall - 1 £45,000 -
Somerset - 1 £40,000 -
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 45 (97.83%) Software Engineering
2 43 (93.48%) C
3 40 (86.96%) C++
4 27 (58.70%) Linux
5 20 (43.48%) Embedded C
6 15 (32.61%) Electronics
7 14 (30.43%) Windows
8 13 (28.26%) C#
8 13 (28.26%) Firmware
9 12 (26.09%) Embedded C++
9 12 (26.09%) Automotive
10 11 (23.91%) Aerospace
11 9 (19.57%) Algorithms
11 9 (19.57%) Ethernet
11 9 (19.57%) .NET
11 9 (19.57%) MFC
12 7 (15.22%) OO
12 7 (15.22%) Degree
13 6 (13.04%) IBM
13 6 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
14 5 (10.87%) Embedded Linux
14 5 (10.87%) Python
14 5 (10.87%) OOD
15 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
16 3 (6.52%) Android
16 3 (6.52%) Subversion
16 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
16 3 (6.52%) SQL
16 3 (6.52%) PhD
16 3 (6.52%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.35%) DVB
2 2 (4.35%) Wireless
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) Bluetooth
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Eclipse
1 3 (6.52%) Subversion
2 1 (2.17%) GCC
2 1 (2.17%) GDB
General
1 15 (32.61%) Electronics
2 12 (26.09%) Automotive
3 11 (23.91%) Aerospace
4 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Finance
5 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.17%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) .NET
1 9 (19.57%) MFC
2 3 (6.52%) Web Services
2 3 (6.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Algorithms
2 6 (13.04%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) DTV
4 2 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.17%) Physics
5 1 (2.17%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 27 (58.70%) Linux
2 14 (30.43%) Windows
3 5 (10.87%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (6.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (97.83%) Software Engineering
2 7 (15.22%) OO
3 5 (10.87%) OOD
4 2 (4.35%) TDD
4 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
4 2 (4.35%) OpenUP
4 2 (4.35%) Signal Processing
5 1 (2.17%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (93.48%) C
2 40 (86.96%) C++
3 20 (43.48%) Embedded C
4 13 (28.26%) C#
5 12 (26.09%) Embedded C++
6 5 (10.87%) Python
7 3 (6.52%) SQL
8 2 (4.35%) Perl
9 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) PhD
System Software
1 13 (28.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) IBM
2 1 (2.17%) Freescale
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Premier Engineering
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + healthcare, pension, etc.
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago