The first table below looks at the demand for the Embedded Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 29 July 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 73 79 81
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 13 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.52% 0.88% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 0.90% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 7
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
813 884 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 94.76% 97.36% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 718 835 822
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Embedded Software Engineer
Hampshire

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Embedded Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 40 (100.00%) C++
1 40 (100.00%) C
1 40 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (87.50%) Linux
3 32 (80.00%) Embedded Linux
4 29 (72.50%) XML
4 29 (72.50%) SSL
5 26 (65.00%) TCP/IP
6 24 (60.00%) C#
7 22 (55.00%) Java
7 22 (55.00%) FTP
7 22 (55.00%) EMV
8 19 (47.50%) Embedded C++
9 17 (42.50%) Retail
10 15 (37.50%) Cryptography
10 15 (37.50%) EFT
10 15 (37.50%) Embedded C
11 14 (35.00%) VeriFone
12 9 (22.50%) Subversion
12 9 (22.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 7 (17.50%) Time Management
14 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
15 3 (7.50%) Electronics
15 3 (7.50%) OOD
15 3 (7.50%) Bluetooth
15 3 (7.50%) UML
16 2 (5.00%) .NET
16 2 (5.00%) SQL
16 2 (5.00%) VB
16 2 (5.00%) WPF

Embedded Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 29 (72.50%) SSL
2 26 (65.00%) TCP/IP
3 22 (55.00%) FTP
4 3 (7.50%) Bluetooth
5 1 (2.50%) GSM
5 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 9 (22.50%) Subversion
General
1 17 (42.50%) Retail
2 3 (7.50%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (72.50%) XML
2 2 (5.00%) WPF
2 2 (5.00%) Qt
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (55.00%) EMV
2 15 (37.50%) EFT
2 15 (37.50%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 35 (87.50%) Linux
2 32 (80.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (17.50%) Time Management
3 3 (7.50%) UML
3 3 (7.50%) OOD
4 1 (2.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) C++
1 40 (100.00%) C
2 24 (60.00%) C#
3 22 (55.00%) Java
4 19 (47.50%) Embedded C++
5 15 (37.50%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.00%) VB6
6 2 (5.00%) SQL
6 2 (5.00%) VB
7 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) VeriFone