The first table below looks at the demand for the Embedded Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Software Developer 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 currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Developer
Rank 888 855 856
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Developer 19 14 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.013% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.014% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 24
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +75.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +75.43%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110361 102490 112133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90061 84895 96093
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Embedded Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 29 July 2014 within the UK.

Embedded Software Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded Software Developer
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -40 18 £45,000 -10.00% 1
London - 12 £55,000 - 1
Croydon - 8 £55,000 -
South East +1 4 £27,500 -15.38%
Oxfordshire -1 3 £27,500 -45.00%
Abingdon - 3 £27,500 -
Somerset - 1 £40,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £40,000 -
Scotland - 1 £42,500 -
East Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Doncaster - 1 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £42,500 -
Hull - 1 £45,000 -
Leeds - 1 £45,000 -
Selby - 1 £45,000 -
York - 1 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -

Embedded Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Embedded Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 32 (91.43%) C
2 24 (68.57%) C++
3 20 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 20 (57.14%) Degree
4 15 (42.86%) Embedded C
5 14 (40.00%) Device Driver
6 13 (37.14%) Computer Science
7 12 (34.29%) Embedded C++
7 12 (34.29%) Windows
8 11 (31.43%) Java
9 10 (28.57%) C#
10 9 (25.71%) Firmware
10 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
10 9 (25.71%) Validation
10 9 (25.71%) Embedded Software Development
11 8 (22.86%) Electronics
12 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
12 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
12 5 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
12 5 (14.29%) FogBugz
12 5 (14.29%) Open Source
13 3 (8.57%) Linux
13 3 (8.57%) Finance
13 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
13 3 (8.57%) Physics
13 3 (8.57%) Embedded Linux
14 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
14 2 (5.71%) Games
14 2 (5.71%) Python
14 2 (5.71%) Perl

Embedded Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Embedded Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 5 (14.29%) FogBugz
General
1 8 (22.86%) Electronics
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Games
4 1 (2.86%) Military
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) CGI
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Device Driver
2 13 (37.14%) Computer Science
3 9 (25.71%) Firmware
4 5 (14.29%) Open Source
4 5 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
5 3 (8.57%) Physics
6 1 (2.86%) DTV
6 1 (2.86%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Windows CE
4 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 9 (25.71%) Embedded Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) Validation
3 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
3 1 (2.86%) UML
3 1 (2.86%) OOP
3 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
3 1 (2.86%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) C
2 24 (68.57%) C++
3 15 (42.86%) Embedded C
4 12 (34.29%) Embedded C++
5 11 (31.43%) Java
6 10 (28.57%) C#
7 2 (5.71%) Perl
7 2 (5.71%) Python
8 1 (2.86%) SQL
8 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.86%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) HND
2 1 (2.86%) PhD
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Atmel