The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Embedded Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Developer
Rank 877 945 969
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Developer 37 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.015% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.016% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 35 16 17
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94249 105728 111501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 79336 87614 89975
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Embedded Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Embedded Software Developer in the job title.

Embedded Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Embedded Software Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Developer within the UK.

Embedded Software Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Embedded Software Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Developer over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 within the UK.

Embedded Software Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded Software Developer
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 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
England +80 36 £43,750 +2.94% 2
East Midlands +24 13 £47,500 +26.66%
Leicestershire - 13 £47,500 -
South East +30 10 £43,750 +2.94%
Loughborough - 9 £47,500 -
Hampshire +3 7 £42,500 +26.86%
Merseyside - 6 £41,250 -
Liverpool - 6 £41,250 -
Southampton - 6 £42,500 -
North West - 6 £42,500 -
London +41 5 £50,000 +33.33%
East Sussex +4 3 £47,500 +11.76%
Brighton +3 3 £47,500 +11.76%
West Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
Northampton - 2 £30,000 -
Leicester - 2 £30,000 -
Altrincham - 2 £42,500 -
Coventry - 2 £30,000 -
Manchester - 2 £42,500 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £30,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £30,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 - - 1
West Lothian - 1 £41,500 -
Scotland - 1 £41,500 -
Croydon - 1 £42,500 -
Livingston - 1 £41,500 -

Embedded Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Embedded Software Developer 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 featuring Embedded Software Developer in the job title.

1 43 (71.67%) Linux
2 42 (70.00%) C
3 40 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 39 (65.00%) C++
5 27 (45.00%) Firmware
5 27 (45.00%) Embedded Systems
6 25 (41.67%) Python
7 21 (35.00%) Embedded C
7 21 (35.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 20 (33.33%) Image Processing
9 18 (30.00%) Video Processing
9 18 (30.00%) Algorithms
10 16 (26.67%) Android
10 16 (26.67%) Degree
10 16 (26.67%) MATLAB
11 15 (25.00%) Computer Science
12 14 (23.33%) Embedded Software Development
12 14 (23.33%) Computer Vision
13 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
13 12 (20.00%) Telecoms
14 11 (18.33%) Cybersecurity
15 10 (16.67%) Aerospace
16 9 (15.00%) Mathematics
16 9 (15.00%) Bash Shell
17 7 (11.67%) Validation
17 7 (11.67%) CSS
17 7 (11.67%) XML
17 7 (11.67%) HTML
17 7 (11.67%) Perl

Embedded Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.33%) 802.11
3 2 (3.33%) Internet
3 2 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (3.33%) Wireless
General
1 12 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (16.67%) Aerospace
3 3 (5.00%) Electronics
3 3 (5.00%) Finance
3 3 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (3.33%) Back Office
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) CSS
1 7 (11.67%) HTML
1 7 (11.67%) XML
2 2 (3.33%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (1.67%) OpenCL
3 1 (1.67%) OpenCV
3 1 (1.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 27 (45.00%) Embedded Systems
2 21 (35.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 18 (30.00%) Algorithms
4 15 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 9 (15.00%) Mathematics
6 5 (8.33%) EMV
6 5 (8.33%) Smartphone
7 4 (6.67%) EPoS
8 3 (5.00%) Contactless
9 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
9 2 (3.33%) Device Driver
9 2 (3.33%) EFT
Operating Systems
1 43 (71.67%) Linux
2 16 (26.67%) Android
3 4 (6.67%) Unix
4 2 (3.33%) OpenWrt
4 2 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 20 (33.33%) Image Processing
3 18 (30.00%) Video Processing
4 14 (23.33%) Computer Vision
4 14 (23.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (18.33%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (11.67%) Validation
8 4 (6.67%) Multithreading
9 3 (5.00%) Signal Processing
10 2 (3.33%) Business Development
10 2 (3.33%) Project Planning
11 1 (1.67%) Cross-Platform Development
11 1 (1.67%) OO
11 1 (1.67%) OOD
11 1 (1.67%) Scrum
11 1 (1.67%) Systems Analysis
11 1 (1.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (70.00%) C
2 39 (65.00%) C++
3 25 (41.67%) Python
4 21 (35.00%) Embedded C
5 16 (26.67%) MATLAB
6 9 (15.00%) Bash Shell
7 7 (11.67%) Perl
7 7 (11.67%) SQL
8 5 (8.33%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.33%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.67%) C#
10 1 (1.67%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 27 (45.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) Ingenico
2 3 (5.00%) Gemalto
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) VeriFone
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