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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Developer
Rank 929 939 985
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +46
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Developer 15 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.031% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.032% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 13 29 26
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 £34,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £85,000 £46,250
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
99004 106428 116772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 83229 86820 94728
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 3 May 2016 within the UK.

Embedded Software Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded Software Developer
Top 13 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 3 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 +3 13 £40,000 +6.66% 12
Leicestershire - 9 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 9 £50,000 - 1
Loughborough - 5 £50,000 -
North West +31 3 £37,500 - 2
Merseyside - 3 £37,500 - 2
Mid Wales - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 £37,500 - 2
Wales - 2 - -
Powys - 2 - -
East of England +4 1 £22,500 -73.52% 5
Essex +3 1 £22,500 - 1
Chigwell 0 1 £22,500 -

Embedded Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 27 (79.41%) C++
2 25 (73.53%) Linux
3 23 (67.65%) C
4 22 (64.71%) Software Engineering
5 17 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
6 16 (47.06%) Python
7 15 (44.12%) Algorithms
8 13 (38.24%) Android
9 12 (35.29%) Video Processing
10 11 (32.35%) Firmware
11 10 (29.41%) Multithreading
12 9 (26.47%) Image Processing
12 9 (26.47%) MATLAB
12 9 (26.47%) Degree
13 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
13 8 (23.53%) Unix
14 7 (20.59%) Embedded C++
14 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
14 7 (20.59%) Signal Processing
15 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
15 6 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
16 4 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
16 4 (11.76%) Device Driver
16 4 (11.76%) Embedded C
17 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
17 3 (8.82%) Perl
17 3 (8.82%) Electronics
17 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
17 3 (8.82%) Aerospace
17 3 (8.82%) Validation

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 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.88%) 802.11
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) Wireless
3 1 (2.94%) DVB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.94%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.82%) Aerospace
1 3 (8.82%) Electronics
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 15 (44.12%) Algorithms
3 8 (23.53%) Computer Science
4 6 (17.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (11.76%) Device Driver
6 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
7 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
7 2 (5.88%) SCADA
8 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
8 1 (2.94%) DTV
8 1 (2.94%) STB
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Linux
2 13 (38.24%) Android
3 8 (23.53%) Unix
4 4 (11.76%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (5.88%) OpenWrt
5 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 12 (35.29%) Video Processing
3 10 (29.41%) Multithreading
4 9 (26.47%) Image Processing
5 7 (20.59%) Signal Processing
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.82%) Validation
7 2 (5.88%) Android Development
7 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (5.88%) OO
7 2 (5.88%) UML
8 1 (2.94%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (2.94%) Issue Tracking
8 1 (2.94%) Memory Management
8 1 (2.94%) PLM
8 1 (2.94%) Regression Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Scrum
8 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) C++
2 23 (67.65%) C
3 16 (47.06%) Python
4 9 (26.47%) MATLAB
5 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
5 7 (20.59%) Embedded C++
6 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
7 4 (11.76%) Embedded C
8 3 (8.82%) Perl
9 1 (2.94%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.94%) Java
9 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.94%) Lua
9 1 (2.94%) R
9 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Wind River
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago