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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Developer
Rank 879 947 961
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Developer 36 21 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.019% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.020% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 36 20 31
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 £32,400 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -

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
94583 105789 113621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79575 87313 92642
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 28 July 2016 within the UK.

Embedded Software Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded Software Developer
Top 23 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 28 July 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 +63 35 £42,500 - 4
East Midlands +25 19 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Leicestershire - 19 £50,000 - 1
North West - 11 £40,000 -
Merseyside - 11 £38,500 -
Liverpool - 10 £38,750 -
Loughborough - 10 £50,000 - 1
Northampton - 4 £33,750 -
Northamptonshire - 4 £33,750 -
West Midlands - 4 £33,750 -
Leicester - 4 £33,750 -
Coventry - 4 £33,750 -
South East +21 3 £50,000 +17.64%
London +43 2 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Hampshire +4 2 £43,750 +30.59%
Manchester - 2 £42,500 -
Altrincham - 2 £42,500 -
Southampton - 2 £43,750 -
Bicester - 1 £57,500 -
Livingston - 1 £41,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £57,500 -
West Lothian - 1 £41,500 -
Scotland - 1 £41,500 -

Embedded Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 34 (69.39%) Software Engineering
2 33 (67.35%) C
2 33 (67.35%) Linux
3 28 (57.14%) C++
4 26 (53.06%) Python
5 25 (51.02%) Firmware
6 23 (46.94%) Embedded Systems
7 21 (42.86%) Algorithms
8 20 (40.82%) Image Processing
9 19 (38.78%) Video Processing
9 19 (38.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 18 (36.73%) Degree
10 18 (36.73%) Embedded C
11 17 (34.69%) Computer Science
11 17 (34.69%) Android
12 16 (32.65%) MATLAB
13 12 (24.49%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (22.45%) Telecoms
14 11 (22.45%) Cybersecurity
15 10 (20.41%) Aerospace
16 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (18.37%) Bash Shell
17 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
18 7 (14.29%) Validation
18 7 (14.29%) Perl
18 7 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
19 6 (12.24%) Unix
20 5 (10.20%) Multithreading
20 5 (10.20%) Signal Processing
21 4 (8.16%) Smartphone

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 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.08%) 802.11
3 2 (4.08%) Internet
3 2 (4.08%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.08%) Wireless
General
1 11 (22.45%) Telecoms
2 10 (20.41%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.04%) Back Office
3 1 (2.04%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) HTML
2 2 (4.08%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.08%) CSS
2 2 (4.08%) XML
3 1 (2.04%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.04%) OpenCL
3 1 (2.04%) OpenCV
3 1 (2.04%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (46.94%) Embedded Systems
2 21 (42.86%) Algorithms
3 19 (38.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 17 (34.69%) Computer Science
5 8 (16.33%) Mathematics
6 4 (8.16%) Smartphone
7 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
7 2 (4.08%) Device Driver
7 2 (4.08%) EPoS
8 1 (2.04%) Contactless
8 1 (2.04%) EFT
8 1 (2.04%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 33 (67.35%) Linux
2 17 (34.69%) Android
3 6 (12.24%) Unix
4 2 (4.08%) OpenWrt
4 2 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (69.39%) Software Engineering
2 20 (40.82%) Image Processing
3 19 (38.78%) Video Processing
4 11 (22.45%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.29%) Embedded Software Development
6 7 (14.29%) Validation
7 5 (10.20%) Multithreading
7 5 (10.20%) Signal Processing
8 3 (6.12%) OO
9 2 (4.08%) UML
10 1 (2.04%) OOD
10 1 (2.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (67.35%) C
2 28 (57.14%) C++
3 26 (53.06%) Python
4 18 (36.73%) Embedded C
5 16 (32.65%) MATLAB
6 9 (18.37%) Bash Shell
7 7 (14.29%) Perl
8 4 (8.16%) Shell Script
9 3 (6.12%) SQL
10 2 (4.08%) Embedded C++
11 1 (2.04%) C#
11 1 (2.04%) Delphi
11 1 (2.04%) Java
11 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (36.73%) Degree
System Software
1 25 (51.02%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.04%) Gemalto
1 1 (2.04%) Ingenico
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.04%) VeriFone
London
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Newton Blue
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Loughborough
Oho Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 27 days ago