The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Embedded Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Engineer
England / South West
Rank 207 227 224
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 20 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.22% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 19
Median salary £45,750 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.96% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £34,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
4791 5428 5927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.65% 97.24% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3993 4617 5042
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,294 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +10 10 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Dorset +25 4 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Gloucestershire -16 3 £46,500 +5.68% 1
Devon -5 1 £42,500 +8.97% 1
Somerset - 1 £29,500 -
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Embedded Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 62 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 49 (79.03%) C
3 40 (64.52%) C++
4 25 (40.32%) Linux
5 22 (35.48%) Embedded C
6 21 (33.87%) Embedded C++
7 16 (25.81%) Degree
8 15 (24.19%) Device Driver
9 14 (22.58%) Embedded Systems
10 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
10 13 (20.97%) Internet
10 13 (20.97%) UML
11 12 (19.35%) RS-485
12 10 (16.13%) Energy Management
12 10 (16.13%) Internet of Things
12 10 (16.13%) Modbus
12 10 (16.13%) Industrial Internet of Things
12 10 (16.13%) Test Scripting
12 10 (16.13%) Time Management
12 10 (16.13%) Wireless
12 10 (16.13%) Python
13 9 (14.52%) Electronics
14 7 (11.29%) Embedded Linux
14 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (9.68%) Windows
15 6 (9.68%) Middleware
15 6 (9.68%) Assembly Language
15 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
15 6 (9.68%) Software Architecture
15 6 (9.68%) DO-178B

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.97%) Internet
1 13 (20.97%) TCP/IP
2 12 (19.35%) RS-485
3 10 (16.13%) Modbus
3 10 (16.13%) Wireless
4 4 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.23%) ASN.1
5 2 (3.23%) DVB
5 2 (3.23%) LAN
6 1 (1.61%) Bluetooth
6 1 (1.61%) HTTP
6 1 (1.61%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (14.52%) Electronics
2 4 (6.45%) Aerospace
3 3 (4.84%) Finance
3 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.23%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.61%) Automotive
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) Middleware
2 2 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (1.61%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.61%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Device Driver
2 14 (22.58%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (16.13%) Industrial Internet of Things
3 10 (16.13%) Internet of Things
4 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.06%) Smartcard
6 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.23%) EPoS
6 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.23%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (3.23%) Physics
6 2 (3.23%) STB
7 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.61%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.61%) Digital TV
7 1 (1.61%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 25 (40.32%) Linux
2 7 (11.29%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (9.68%) Windows
4 1 (1.61%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (20.97%) UML
3 10 (16.13%) Energy Management
3 10 (16.13%) Test Scripting
3 10 (16.13%) Time Management
4 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.68%) Software Architecture
6 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
6 5 (8.06%) OO
6 5 (8.06%) Scrum
6 5 (8.06%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.45%) Cross-Platform Development
7 4 (6.45%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (6.45%) Open Source
7 4 (6.45%) Post-Production
8 3 (4.84%) Device Driver Development
8 3 (4.84%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.23%) Coaching
9 2 (3.23%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (79.03%) C
2 40 (64.52%) C++
3 22 (35.48%) Embedded C
4 21 (33.87%) Embedded C++
5 10 (16.13%) Python
6 6 (9.68%) Assembly Language
7 3 (4.84%) Ada
7 3 (4.84%) C#
8 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) DO-178B
1 6 (9.68%) MISRA
2 5 (8.06%) MISRA C
3 4 (6.45%) IEC 61508
3 4 (6.45%) QA
4 3 (4.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) EMC
2 2 (3.23%) Freescale
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) Renesas
2 2 (3.23%) SAP
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