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 31 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 233 237 225
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 16 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.29% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 12
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £44,850
UK excluding London median 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
5282 5694 5982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.20% 96.97% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4465 4854 4952
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 31 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Gloucestershire 0 8 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Dorset - 4 £37,500 -
Bristol +20 2 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Embedded Software Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, 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 35 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 31 (88.57%) C
3 24 (68.57%) C++
4 16 (45.71%) Linux
5 13 (37.14%) UML
5 13 (37.14%) Embedded C
6 12 (34.29%) Embedded C++
6 12 (34.29%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (28.57%) Electronics
8 9 (25.71%) Embedded Linux
9 6 (17.14%) Firmware
10 5 (14.29%) Degree
10 5 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
10 5 (14.29%) MISRA
11 4 (11.43%) Defect Tracking
11 4 (11.43%) RS-485
11 4 (11.43%) Open Source
11 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
11 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
11 4 (11.43%) QA
11 4 (11.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (11.43%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (11.43%) Device Driver
11 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
11 4 (11.43%) Automotive
11 4 (11.43%) Python
12 3 (8.57%) OO
12 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
12 3 (8.57%) DVB
12 3 (8.57%) Project Management

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 (5.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) RS-485
2 3 (8.57%) DVB
2 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.86%) SSL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Bugzilla
1 2 (5.71%) Subversion
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (28.57%) Electronics
2 4 (11.43%) Automotive
3 2 (5.71%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.86%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Middleware
1 2 (5.71%) PlayReady
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) Qt
2 1 (2.86%) REST
2 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.43%) Device Driver
2 4 (11.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (8.57%) STB
4 2 (5.71%) Digital TV
4 2 (5.71%) Over-the-Top Content
4 2 (5.71%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Linux
2 9 (25.71%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
4 1 (2.86%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (37.14%) UML
3 5 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
4 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.43%) Defect Tracking
4 4 (11.43%) Open Source
4 4 (11.43%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
5 3 (8.57%) OO
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) DRM
6 2 (5.71%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.71%) Prototyping
6 2 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Linux Kernel Development
7 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.86%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) C
2 24 (68.57%) C++
3 13 (37.14%) Embedded C
4 12 (34.29%) Embedded C++
5 4 (11.43%) Python
6 1 (2.86%) C#
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) MISRA
2 4 (11.43%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) EMC
2 1 (2.86%) Freescale
2 1 (2.86%) IBM
2 1 (2.86%) QNX
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Posted: 4 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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