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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 233 207 206
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 19 48 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.78% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.80% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 19 44 27
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,300 £35,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £50,000 £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 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
5493 6030 5524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.72% 97.49% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4611 4946 4629
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016. 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
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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 -6 8 £39,750 +3.24% 1
Dorset +11 7 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Wiltshire -3 2 £41,250 -17.50% 2
Bristol -2 1 £44,000 +46.66%
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (87.50%) C
3 21 (65.63%) C++
4 15 (46.88%) Embedded C
5 13 (40.63%) UML
6 11 (34.38%) Linux
6 11 (34.38%) Embedded C++
7 10 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (28.13%) Electronics
9 8 (25.00%) Firmware
10 7 (21.88%) Embedded Linux
11 6 (18.75%) Automotive
11 6 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
12 5 (15.63%) Device Driver
12 5 (15.63%) Degree
12 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
12 5 (15.63%) Python
13 4 (12.50%) RS-485
13 4 (12.50%) MISRA
13 4 (12.50%) OO
14 3 (9.38%) STB
14 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
14 3 (9.38%) DVB
14 3 (9.38%) Project Management
14 3 (9.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
15 2 (6.25%) DTV
15 2 (6.25%) Bugzilla
15 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
15 2 (6.25%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
2 1 (3.13%) OrCAD
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) RS-485
2 3 (9.38%) DVB
3 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Bugzilla
1 2 (6.25%) Subversion
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (28.13%) Electronics
2 6 (18.75%) Automotive
3 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
1 1 (3.13%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (15.63%) Device Driver
3 3 (9.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (9.38%) STB
4 2 (6.25%) DTV
4 2 (6.25%) Physics
5 1 (3.13%) Arduino
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.13%) Mechatronics
5 1 (3.13%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (40.63%) UML
3 6 (18.75%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
5 4 (12.50%) OO
6 3 (9.38%) Project Management
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Signal Processing
7 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.13%) Data Acquisition
8 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.13%) Digital Signal Processing
8 1 (3.13%) Linux Kernel Development
8 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.13%) Schematic Capture
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) C
2 21 (65.63%) C++
3 15 (46.88%) Embedded C
4 11 (34.38%) Embedded C++
5 5 (15.63%) Python
6 1 (3.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) MISRA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
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