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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Developer
UK
Rank 831 921 930
Rank change year-on-year
+90 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Developer 18 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.017% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.017% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 22
Median salary £43,750 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%

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
80378 98697 102848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 82822 84999
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 February 2017 within the UK.

Embedded Software Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded Software Developer
Top 14 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +108 18 £43,750 +16.66% 4
South East +71 8 £47,500 +48.43%
London +63 6 £42,500 -5.55%
Brighton +11 6 £47,500 +48.43%
East Sussex +10 6 £47,500 +48.43%
East Midlands +11 2 £42,500 +13.33%
North West -7 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Leicestershire -8 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Manchester - 2 £40,000 -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Ringwood - 2 - -
Loughborough - 2 £42,500 -
Greenwich - 2 £35,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £42,500 -

Embedded Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 45 (100.00%) C++
2 40 (88.89%) Software Engineering
3 30 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
4 29 (64.44%) Linux
5 25 (55.56%) C
6 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (31.11%) Multithreading
8 12 (26.67%) Embedded C++
8 12 (26.67%) Scrum
9 11 (24.44%) Systems Analysis
9 11 (24.44%) Cross-Platform Development
9 11 (24.44%) Multithreaded Programming
10 10 (22.22%) ISO 9001
11 9 (20.00%) Embedded C
12 7 (15.56%) Algorithms
12 7 (15.56%) Video Processing
12 7 (15.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 7 (15.56%) Firmware
13 6 (13.33%) Electronics
13 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
13 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
13 6 (13.33%) Python
14 5 (11.11%) UML
14 5 (11.11%) MATLAB
14 5 (11.11%) Degree
14 5 (11.11%) RS-485
14 5 (11.11%) Android
14 5 (11.11%) Image Processing
15 4 (8.89%) Workflow
15 4 (8.89%) Device Driver

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:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.11%) RS-485
3 3 (6.67%) RS-232
4 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (13.33%) Electronics
1 6 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) MFC
1 3 (6.67%) Qt
1 3 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (2.22%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 30 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (15.56%) Algorithms
2 7 (15.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (8.89%) Device Driver
4 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.44%) BBC
5 2 (4.44%) CAN bus
5 2 (4.44%) iPad
5 2 (4.44%) Robotics
5 2 (4.44%) VHDL
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.22%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 29 (64.44%) Linux
2 5 (11.11%) Android
3 3 (6.67%) Unix
4 1 (2.22%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.11%) Multithreading
4 12 (26.67%) Scrum
5 11 (24.44%) Cross-Platform Development
5 11 (24.44%) Multithreaded Programming
5 11 (24.44%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (15.56%) Video Processing
7 5 (11.11%) Image Processing
7 5 (11.11%) UML
8 4 (8.89%) Workflow
9 3 (6.67%) Feasibility Study
9 3 (6.67%) Signal Processing
10 2 (4.44%) Asynchronous Programming
10 2 (4.44%) Computer Vision
10 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.44%) Metaprogramming
11 1 (2.22%) Storage Virtualisation
11 1 (2.22%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) C++
2 25 (55.56%) C
3 12 (26.67%) Embedded C++
4 9 (20.00%) Embedded C
5 6 (13.33%) Python
6 5 (11.11%) MATLAB
7 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) HNC
3 1 (2.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) Xilinx
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago