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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Developer
Rank 857 960 950
Rank change year-on-year
+103 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Developer 24 14 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.013% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.014% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 42
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 £40,000 £38,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £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
86630 102774 109716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71903 85678 90819
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 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 8 December 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 +82 24 £42,500 -5.55% 1
London +54 14 £42,500 -5.55%
South East +67 6 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 4 £40,000 - 1
Loughborough - 3 £40,000 -
Docklands, London - 3 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £42,500 -
Gatwick - 3 £42,500 -
Croydon - 3 £42,500 -
Leicestershire - 3 £40,000 -
East Sussex +23 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Brighton +21 2 £47,500 +5.55%
Greenwich - 2 £35,000 -
Surrey +29 1 £52,500 -4.54%
East of England -1 1 £40,000 -15.78%
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Bedford - 1 £40,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Northampton - 1 £40,000 -
Coventry - 1 £40,000 -

Embedded Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 53 (91.38%) C++
2 46 (79.31%) Software Engineering
3 42 (72.41%) Linux
4 33 (56.90%) C
5 32 (55.17%) Embedded Systems
6 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (24.14%) Python
7 14 (24.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 13 (22.41%) Embedded C
8 13 (22.41%) Embedded Software Development
8 13 (22.41%) Multithreading
9 12 (20.69%) Android
9 12 (20.69%) Image Processing
9 12 (20.69%) Embedded C++
9 12 (20.69%) Firmware
9 12 (20.69%) MATLAB
9 12 (20.69%) Scrum
10 11 (18.97%) Systems Analysis
10 11 (18.97%) Cross-Platform Development
10 11 (18.97%) Multithreaded Programming
11 10 (17.24%) Computer Vision
11 10 (17.24%) Algorithms
12 9 (15.52%) XML
13 8 (13.79%) Electronics
13 8 (13.79%) Video Processing
14 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
14 6 (10.34%) Degree
14 6 (10.34%) Mathematics
14 6 (10.34%) HTML
14 6 (10.34%) SQL

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 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (5.17%) RS-232
3 3 (5.17%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (13.79%) Electronics
2 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.90%) Aerospace
5 3 (5.17%) Finance
5 3 (5.17%) Retail
6 1 (1.72%) Back Office
6 1 (1.72%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) XML
2 6 (10.34%) CSS
2 6 (10.34%) HTML
3 3 (5.17%) MFC
3 3 (5.17%) Qt
4 1 (1.72%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 32 (55.17%) Embedded Systems
2 14 (24.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 10 (17.24%) Algorithms
4 6 (10.34%) Mathematics
5 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
5 5 (8.62%) Smartphone
6 4 (6.90%) EMV
7 3 (5.17%) Device Driver
7 3 (5.17%) EPoS
8 2 (3.45%) BBC
8 2 (3.45%) CAN bus
8 2 (3.45%) Contactless
8 2 (3.45%) Robotics
9 1 (1.72%) EFT
9 1 (1.72%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 42 (72.41%) Linux
2 12 (20.69%) Android
3 2 (3.45%) Unix
4 1 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (79.31%) Software Engineering
2 26 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.41%) Embedded Software Development
3 13 (22.41%) Multithreading
4 12 (20.69%) Image Processing
4 12 (20.69%) Scrum
5 11 (18.97%) Cross-Platform Development
5 11 (18.97%) Multithreaded Programming
5 11 (18.97%) Systems Analysis
6 10 (17.24%) Computer Vision
7 8 (13.79%) Video Processing
8 4 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (5.17%) Feasibility Study
9 3 (5.17%) UML
10 2 (3.45%) Asynchronous Programming
10 2 (3.45%) Business Development
10 2 (3.45%) Project Planning
10 2 (3.45%) Signal Processing
10 2 (3.45%) Workflow
11 1 (1.72%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (91.38%) C++
2 33 (56.90%) C
3 14 (24.14%) Python
4 13 (22.41%) Embedded C
5 12 (20.69%) Embedded C++
5 12 (20.69%) MATLAB
6 6 (10.34%) SQL
7 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.72%) C#
8 1 (1.72%) Delphi
8 1 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.17%) QA
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Ingenico
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) Gemalto
2 2 (3.45%) VeriFone
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