The table below looks at the statistics for Embedded Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank 784 813 752
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -61
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 102 89 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.080% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.098% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 70 77 126
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92363 90476 91973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.27% 81.69% 79.29%
Number of salaries quoted 75858 73597 77983
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Embedded Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Embedded Software Development
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the UK.

Embedded Software Development Salary Trend in the UK

Embedded Software Development
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 within the UK.

Embedded Software Development Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the UK over the 3 months to 26 November 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 +7 92 £45,000 +5.88% 18
South East -1 46 £46,250 +2.77% 11
Middlesex +21 24 £32,500 - 2
West Midlands - 20 £45,000 -
South West +1 14 £45,000 -6.25% 2
East of England -47 11 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Scotland - 9 £35,000 -
Poole +2 8 £45,000 -21.73%
Dorset -3 8 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 8 £50,000 -
Staffordshire - 8 £50,000 -
West Sussex +4 7 £55,000 -2.65%
Edinburgh - 7 £35,000 -
London -6 6 £47,500 -17.39% 2
Coventry - 6 £45,000 -
Cambridge -6 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Cambridgeshire -8 5 £40,000 -13.51%
Suffolk - 5 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire -7 4 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 4 £42,500 -
Rochester - 4 £30,000 -
Greenford - 4 - - 2
Milton Keynes - 4 - -
Kent - 4 £30,000 - 1
East Midlands +9 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Nottinghamshire +8 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Worthing +1 3 £55,000 -2.65%
Surrey -4 3 £47,500 +23.37% 4
Worcestershire - 3 £27,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £47,500 - 2

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Embedded Software Development also 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 that cited Embedded Software Development.

1 123 (71.93%) C++
2 115 (67.25%) Software Engineering
3 110 (64.33%) C
4 103 (60.23%) Degree
5 85 (49.71%) Electronics
6 55 (32.16%) Computer Science
7 43 (25.15%) C#
8 40 (23.39%) OO
9 39 (22.81%) Linux
10 38 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
11 37 (21.64%) Mathematics
11 37 (21.64%) Physics
12 36 (21.05%) TCP/IP
13 31 (18.13%) Firmware
13 31 (18.13%) UML
14 28 (16.37%) Embedded C
15 23 (13.45%) OOD
16 21 (12.28%) Project Management
16 21 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
17 20 (11.70%) Subversion
17 20 (11.70%) Security Cleared
17 20 (11.70%) HTTP
17 20 (11.70%) Embedded C++
17 20 (11.70%) HTML
18 19 (11.11%) JavaScript
18 19 (11.11%) Assembly Language
18 19 (11.11%) Configuration Management
18 19 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
19 18 (10.53%) MATLAB
19 18 (10.53%) Ethernet

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Embedded Software Development also 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 that cited Embedded Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.75%) IIS
2 2 (1.17%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (8.19%) Simulink
2 9 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.51%) MS Office
4 5 (2.92%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (2.92%) TargetLink
5 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 36 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 20 (11.70%) HTTP
3 18 (10.53%) Ethernet
4 14 (8.19%) Wireless
5 11 (6.43%) GPRS
6 10 (5.85%) DVB
7 9 (5.26%) GSM
8 6 (3.51%) LAN
8 6 (3.51%) WAN
9 4 (2.34%) 3G
10 3 (1.75%) 802.15
10 3 (1.75%) PSTN
11 2 (1.17%) Multicast
12 1 (0.58%) Frame Relay
12 1 (0.58%) 2G
12 1 (0.58%) UPnP
12 1 (0.58%) ZigBee
12 1 (0.58%) LTE
12 1 (0.58%) 4G
12 1 (0.58%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.58%) Hazelcast
2 1 (0.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (11.70%) Subversion
2 17 (9.94%) ClearCase
3 15 (8.77%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.51%) LabVIEW
5 5 (2.92%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.92%) VectorCAST
6 2 (1.17%) PVCS
6 2 (1.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.58%) GNU Toolchain
7 1 (0.58%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 85 (49.71%) Electronics
2 16 (9.36%) Manufacturing
2 16 (9.36%) Military
3 15 (8.77%) French Language
4 11 (6.43%) Back Office
4 11 (6.43%) Finance
5 9 (5.26%) Aerospace
5 9 (5.26%) Automotive
6 4 (2.34%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.58%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.58%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.58%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 103 (60.23%) Software Engineer
2 58 (33.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 16 (9.36%) Developer
4 15 (8.77%) Senior Software Engineer
5 14 (8.19%) Engineering Manager
5 14 (8.19%) Software Developer
6 12 (7.02%) Electronics Engineer
7 10 (5.85%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (5.26%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 9 (5.26%) Principal Engineer
9 7 (4.09%) Firmware Engineer
9 7 (4.09%) Project Manager
10 5 (2.92%) Architect
10 5 (2.92%) Software Architect
10 5 (2.92%) Lead Developer
10 5 (2.92%) Systems Architect
10 5 (2.92%) Integration Engineer
10 5 (2.92%) Principal Architect
11 4 (2.34%) Principal Software Engineer
11 4 (2.34%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.70%) HTML
2 18 (10.53%) CSS
3 17 (9.94%) .NET
4 12 (7.02%) HTML5
5 7 (4.09%) ASP.NET
5 7 (4.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (4.09%) MFC
6 6 (3.51%) WebKit
7 5 (2.92%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (2.92%) jQuery
7 5 (2.92%) REST
7 5 (2.92%) Web Services
7 5 (2.92%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.34%) OpenCL
8 4 (2.34%) DirectCompute
9 3 (1.75%) WPF
9 3 (1.75%) Middleware
10 2 (1.17%) WinForms
10 2 (1.17%) ADO.NET
10 2 (1.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 55 (32.16%) Computer Science
2 38 (22.22%) Embedded Systems
3 37 (21.64%) Mathematics
3 37 (21.64%) Physics
4 17 (9.94%) Algorithms
5 11 (6.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 11 (6.43%) DTV
6 9 (5.26%) VHDL
6 9 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (4.09%) Home Automation
7 7 (4.09%) Open Source
7 7 (4.09%) Device Driver
7 7 (4.09%) Interactive TV
8 6 (3.51%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.51%) Smartcard
9 5 (2.92%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (2.34%) IPTV
10 4 (2.34%) CUDA
11 3 (1.75%) CAN bus
12 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (22.81%) Linux
2 16 (9.36%) Windows
3 13 (7.60%) Embedded Linux
4 11 (6.43%) Android
5 8 (4.68%) UNIX
6 7 (4.09%) Apple iOS
6 7 (4.09%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.75%) Windows CE
7 3 (1.75%) Nucleus RTOS
8 2 (1.17%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (67.25%) Software Engineering
2 40 (23.39%) OO
3 31 (18.13%) UML
4 23 (13.45%) OOD
5 21 (12.28%) Project Management
5 21 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 19 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (9.36%) Scrum
7 16 (9.36%) Requirements Analysis
8 14 (8.19%) Unit Testing
9 13 (7.60%) Software Architecture
9 13 (7.60%) Signal Processing
10 11 (6.43%) Line Management
10 11 (6.43%) Software Testing
11 8 (4.68%) Multithreading
11 8 (4.68%) Time Management
12 7 (4.09%) Data Analysis
12 7 (4.09%) MVC
12 7 (4.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 123 (71.93%) C++
2 110 (64.33%) C
3 43 (25.15%) C#
4 28 (16.37%) Embedded C
5 20 (11.70%) Embedded C++
6 19 (11.11%) Assembly Language
6 19 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 18 (10.53%) MATLAB
8 14 (8.19%) SQL
9 8 (4.68%) Java
9 8 (4.68%) Python
10 5 (2.92%) VBA
11 3 (1.75%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.17%) Perl
12 2 (1.17%) Fortran
12 2 (1.17%) Ruby
12 2 (1.17%) C-shell
13 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.58%) Lua
13 1 (0.58%) Ada
Qualifications
1 103 (60.23%) Degree
2 20 (11.70%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.68%) Chartered Engineer
4 5 (2.92%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.34%) HND
5 4 (2.34%) PhD
5 4 (2.34%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.92%) QA
2 2 (1.17%) JTAG
2 2 (1.17%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 1 (0.58%) DO-178B
System Software
1 31 (18.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (4.09%) EMC
1 7 (4.09%) NEC
1 7 (4.09%) Xamarin
2 5 (2.92%) Perforce
2 5 (2.92%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.34%) Kony
3 4 (2.34%) IBM
4 1 (0.58%) Adobe
4 1 (0.58%) Intel
4 1 (0.58%) BT
4 1 (0.58%) Wind River
4 1 (0.58%) Sencha
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