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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Developer
UK
Rank 841 901 920
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Developer 17 19 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.019% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.020% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 33
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%

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
81076 94889 99493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67322 79646 82693
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 17 January 2017 within the UK.

Embedded Software Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded Software Developer
Top 12 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 17 January 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 +47 17 £42,500 -5.55% 4
London +78 11 £42,500 -5.55% 1
South East +63 4 £47,500 +5.55% 1
East Sussex +13 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Brighton +11 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Docklands, London - 3 £40,000 -
East Midlands +13 2 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Leicestershire -7 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Loughborough - 2 £42,500 -
Greenwich - 2 £35,000 -
Surrey +37 1 £52,500 -4.54%
Croydon - 1 £52,500 -

Embedded Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 53 (100.00%) C++
2 44 (83.02%) Software Engineering
3 37 (69.81%) Linux
4 31 (58.49%) Embedded Systems
5 30 (56.60%) C
6 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (26.42%) Multithreading
8 13 (24.53%) Embedded C++
9 12 (22.64%) Scrum
10 11 (20.75%) Systems Analysis
10 11 (20.75%) Cross-Platform Development
10 11 (20.75%) Multithreaded Programming
11 10 (18.87%) Embedded Software Development
11 10 (18.87%) Embedded C
11 10 (18.87%) Python
12 9 (16.98%) ISO 9001
12 9 (16.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 9 (16.98%) MATLAB
12 9 (16.98%) Image Processing
12 9 (16.98%) Android
13 8 (15.09%) Algorithms
13 8 (15.09%) Electronics
13 8 (15.09%) XML
14 7 (13.21%) Firmware
15 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
15 6 (11.32%) Manufacturing
15 6 (11.32%) Video Processing
15 6 (11.32%) Computer Vision
16 5 (9.43%) CSS
16 5 (9.43%) HTML

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 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.66%) RS-232
2 3 (5.66%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (15.09%) Electronics
2 6 (11.32%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
4 2 (3.77%) Finance
5 1 (1.89%) Back Office
5 1 (1.89%) Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) XML
2 5 (9.43%) CSS
2 5 (9.43%) HTML
3 3 (5.66%) MFC
3 3 (5.66%) Qt
4 1 (1.89%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 31 (58.49%) Embedded Systems
2 9 (16.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 8 (15.09%) Algorithms
4 4 (7.55%) EMV
4 4 (7.55%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.66%) Device Driver
5 3 (5.66%) Smartphone
6 2 (3.77%) BBC
6 2 (3.77%) CAN bus
6 2 (3.77%) Contactless
6 2 (3.77%) EPoS
6 2 (3.77%) Robotics
7 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.89%) EFT
7 1 (1.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 37 (69.81%) Linux
2 9 (16.98%) Android
3 3 (5.66%) Unix
4 1 (1.89%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (83.02%) Software Engineering
2 24 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (26.42%) Multithreading
4 12 (22.64%) Scrum
5 11 (20.75%) Cross-Platform Development
5 11 (20.75%) Multithreaded Programming
5 11 (20.75%) Systems Analysis
6 10 (18.87%) Embedded Software Development
7 9 (16.98%) Image Processing
8 6 (11.32%) Computer Vision
8 6 (11.32%) Video Processing
9 3 (5.66%) Feasibility Study
9 3 (5.66%) Signal Processing
9 3 (5.66%) UML
10 2 (3.77%) Asynchronous Programming
10 2 (3.77%) Business Development
10 2 (3.77%) Project Planning
10 2 (3.77%) Workflow
11 1 (1.89%) OO
11 1 (1.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C++
2 30 (56.60%) C
3 13 (24.53%) Embedded C++
4 10 (18.87%) Embedded C
4 10 (18.87%) Python
5 9 (16.98%) MATLAB
6 5 (9.43%) SQL
7 3 (5.66%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.89%) C#
8 1 (1.89%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Ingenico
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) Gemalto
2 2 (3.77%) VeriFone
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