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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Developer
Rank 909 917 965
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +48
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Developer 23 30 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.028% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.029% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 38
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
94892 102869 114926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79750 84327 94069
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 May 2016 within the UK.

Embedded Software Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded Software Developer
Top 20 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 May 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 +39 23 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Leicestershire - 14 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 14 £50,000 - 1
Loughborough - 7 £50,000 -
North West +27 6 £37,500 - 1
Merseyside - 6 £37,500 - 1
Liverpool - 5 £37,500 - 1
South East +15 2 £53,750 +43.33% 5
West Midlands - 2 £38,750 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £38,750 - 1
Northampton - 2 £38,750 - 1
Coventry - 2 £38,750 -
Leicester - 2 £38,750 -
East of England +17 1 £22,500 -43.75% 3
Essex +2 1 £22,500 - 1
Chigwell +1 1 £22,500 -
Bicester - 1 £57,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 - 2
Southampton - 1 £50,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 £57,500 -

Embedded Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 28 (71.79%) Software Engineering
2 26 (66.67%) C
2 26 (66.67%) C++
2 26 (66.67%) Linux
3 21 (53.85%) Embedded Systems
4 20 (51.28%) Python
5 19 (48.72%) Algorithms
6 17 (43.59%) Firmware
7 16 (41.03%) Video Processing
8 14 (35.90%) Android
8 14 (35.90%) Degree
9 13 (33.33%) Computer Science
9 13 (33.33%) Image Processing
10 11 (28.21%) MATLAB
11 10 (25.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 9 (23.08%) Multithreading
12 9 (23.08%) Embedded C
13 8 (20.51%) Unix
13 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
13 8 (20.51%) Signal Processing
14 6 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
14 6 (15.38%) Shell Script
15 5 (12.82%) Cybersecurity
15 5 (12.82%) Perl
15 5 (12.82%) Aerospace
15 5 (12.82%) Validation
15 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
16 3 (7.69%) Electronics

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 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.13%) 802.11
3 2 (5.13%) Internet
3 2 (5.13%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (5.13%) Wireless
4 1 (2.56%) DVB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.56%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Aerospace
3 3 (7.69%) Electronics
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) 802.1X
1 2 (5.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.56%) OpenCL
2 1 (2.56%) OpenCV
2 1 (2.56%) STL
2 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (53.85%) Embedded Systems
2 19 (48.72%) Algorithms
3 13 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 10 (25.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
6 3 (7.69%) Device Driver
7 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
8 1 (2.56%) Contactless
8 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
8 1 (2.56%) DTV
8 1 (2.56%) EFT
8 1 (2.56%) EMV
8 1 (2.56%) EPoS
8 1 (2.56%) SCADA
8 1 (2.56%) STB
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Linux
2 14 (35.90%) Android
3 8 (20.51%) Unix
4 2 (5.13%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (5.13%) OpenWrt
4 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) Software Engineering
2 16 (41.03%) Video Processing
3 13 (33.33%) Image Processing
4 9 (23.08%) Multithreading
5 8 (20.51%) Signal Processing
6 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.82%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (12.82%) Validation
7 2 (5.13%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (5.13%) OO
7 2 (5.13%) UML
8 1 (2.56%) Android Development
8 1 (2.56%) Issue Tracking
8 1 (2.56%) Memory Management
8 1 (2.56%) PLM
8 1 (2.56%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.56%) Scrum
8 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (66.67%) C
1 26 (66.67%) C++
2 20 (51.28%) Python
3 11 (28.21%) MATLAB
4 9 (23.08%) Embedded C
5 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
6 6 (15.38%) Shell Script
7 5 (12.82%) Perl
8 2 (5.13%) Embedded C++
8 2 (5.13%) SQL
9 1 (2.56%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.56%) Java
9 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.56%) Lua
9 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Gemalto
1 1 (2.56%) Ingenico
1 1 (2.56%) VeriFone
1 1 (2.56%) Wind River
Liverpool, Merseyside
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Send
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Private Health Care
Posted: 19 days ago
Slough
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Medical Care
Posted: 19 days ago