The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 207 199 183
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 18 21 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.39% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.40% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 17
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,600 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5532 5200 5378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.36% 96.64% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4661 4586 4654
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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
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 18 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +11 9 £37,500 - 5
Dorset +3 4 £45,000 +38.46%
Wiltshire - 4 £27,500 - 2
Bristol - 1 £25,000 - 2
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) C
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (63.33%) C++
3 14 (46.67%) Embedded C
4 11 (36.67%) Linux
5 6 (20.00%) Python
5 6 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (20.00%) Electronics
5 6 (20.00%) Subversion
5 6 (20.00%) Device Driver
5 6 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (16.67%) TDD
6 5 (16.67%) C#
6 5 (16.67%) Nucleus RTOS
7 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
7 4 (13.33%) 4G
7 4 (13.33%) Perl
7 4 (13.33%) POSIX
7 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 4 (13.33%) Wireless
7 4 (13.33%) Windows
7 4 (13.33%) PPP
7 4 (13.33%) Games
7 4 (13.33%) LTE
7 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
7 4 (13.33%) Degree
7 4 (13.33%) JIRA
7 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
8 3 (10.00%) Firmware

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.33%) 4G
2 4 (13.33%) Wireless
2 4 (13.33%) PPP
2 4 (13.33%) LTE
3 3 (10.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.33%) SSL
4 1 (3.33%) GSM
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Subversion
2 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) JIRA
3 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.67%) LabVIEW
4 1 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (3.33%) PVCS
General
1 6 (20.00%) Electronics
2 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.33%) Games
3 2 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.67%) Automotive
3 2 (6.67%) Military
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) POSIX
2 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.00%) Firmware
4 2 (6.67%) CAN bus
5 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.33%) Cryptography
5 1 (3.33%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Nucleus RTOS
4 4 (13.33%) Windows
5 3 (10.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (16.67%) TDD
3 3 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (3.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) SysML
4 1 (3.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C
2 19 (63.33%) C++
3 14 (46.67%) Embedded C
4 6 (20.00%) Python
4 6 (20.00%) Embedded C++
5 5 (16.67%) C#
6 4 (13.33%) Perl
7 2 (6.67%) SQL
7 2 (6.67%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) TickIT
1 2 (6.67%) IEC 61508
1 2 (6.67%) DO-178B
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 7816
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Freescale
Bristol, Avon
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £37,000 to £44,000 per annum Shares, Pension, Health/Dental
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheltenham
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Relocation, Pension & Healthcare
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheltenham
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension & Medical Cover
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £44k + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheltenham
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago