The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embedded Software Development
Rank 828 767 753
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -14
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 68 105 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.096% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.073% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 59 72 115
Average salary £42,000 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.06% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £30,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,350 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93724 85579 91821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.40% 78.53% 77.19%
Number of salaries quoted 75696 70395 78366
Average salary £48,000 £45,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.49% -1.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 14 July 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 14 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 -60 65 £42,000 +3.06% 22
South East -24 35 £42,500 -5.55% 4
London -32 10 £32,000 -32.63% 5
Middlesex +5 9 £40,000 -15.78%
Berkshire -5 8 £35,000 -12.50% 2
East of England -21 8 £50,000 +25.00% 6
West Sussex -9 7 £50,000 - 2
Bracknell - 6 £35,000 -
Surrey -7 5 £47,500 +22.58%
South West - 5 £42,000 -
Cambridge -8 4 £50,000 +66.66% 3
Cambridgeshire -8 4 £50,000 +66.66% 4
Camberley - 4 £47,500 -
West Midlands +1 3 £40,000 -15.78% 2
East Sussex -11 3 £43,500 -29.26%
East Midlands -21 3 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Devon - 3 £42,000 -
Horsham - 3 £50,000 - 1
Plymouth - 3 £42,000 -
Brighton - 3 £43,500 -
Crawley +12 2 - -
Nottinghamshire +1 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Nottingham -4 2 £35,000 +7.69%
High Wycombe - 2 £50,000 -
Worthing - 2 £40,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 2 £32,000 -
Dorset - 2 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £50,000 -
Scotland - 2 £50,000 - 1
Staines +9 1 £47,500 +5.55%

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 July 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.

1 134 (78.82%) C
2 129 (75.88%) C++
3 122 (71.76%) Software Engineering
4 74 (43.53%) Electronics
5 67 (39.41%) Degree
6 63 (37.06%) Linux
7 52 (30.59%) C#
8 44 (25.88%) Computer Science
9 41 (24.12%) Embedded Systems
9 41 (24.12%) Firmware
10 38 (22.35%) OO
11 37 (21.76%) TCP/IP
12 35 (20.59%) Assembly Language
13 32 (18.82%) Embedded C
14 31 (18.24%) Configuration Management
15 30 (17.65%) UML
15 30 (17.65%) Subversion
16 29 (17.06%) Security Cleared
17 25 (14.71%) Java
18 24 (14.12%) OOD
19 23 (13.53%) Military
20 22 (12.94%) Wireless
21 21 (12.35%) HTTP
22 20 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
23 19 (11.18%) Ethernet
23 19 (11.18%) ClearCase
24 17 (10.00%) Windows
24 17 (10.00%) Embedded C++
24 17 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
25 16 (9.41%) JTAG

Embedded Software Development
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 1 (0.59%) IIS
1 1 (0.59%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (5.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.53%) MS Office
3 3 (1.76%) Doxygen
4 2 (1.18%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 37 (21.76%) TCP/IP
2 22 (12.94%) Wireless
3 21 (12.35%) HTTP
4 19 (11.18%) Ethernet
5 14 (8.24%) Bluetooth
6 11 (6.47%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (4.12%) GPRS
7 7 (4.12%) GSM
8 5 (2.94%) 802.15
9 4 (2.35%) LTE
9 4 (2.35%) 3G
10 3 (1.76%) LAN
10 3 (1.76%) WAN
10 3 (1.76%) ZigBee
11 2 (1.18%) HSPA
11 2 (1.18%) IPsec
11 2 (1.18%) DVB
11 2 (1.18%) 4G
11 2 (1.18%) VoLTE
11 2 (1.18%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.59%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.59%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 30 (17.65%) Subversion
2 19 (11.18%) ClearCase
3 14 (8.24%) Visual Studio
4 8 (4.71%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (2.94%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.35%) Mercurial
6 4 (2.35%) Rational Rhapsody
6 4 (2.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.76%) LabVIEW
7 3 (1.76%) VectorCAST
8 2 (1.18%) PVCS
8 2 (1.18%) Valgrind
8 2 (1.18%) JIRA
8 2 (1.18%) CppUnit
9 1 (0.59%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (0.59%) Hudson
9 1 (0.59%) GNU Toolchain
9 1 (0.59%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.59%) CodeWarrior
9 1 (0.59%) Maven
General
1 74 (43.53%) Electronics
2 23 (13.53%) Military
3 11 (6.47%) Aerospace
3 11 (6.47%) Automotive
3 11 (6.47%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.94%) Marketing
5 5 (2.94%) Avionics
6 3 (1.76%) Finance
6 3 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.18%) French Language
7 2 (1.18%) German Language
7 2 (1.18%) Retail
8 1 (0.59%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.59%) Back Office
8 1 (0.59%) Banking
Job Titles
1 111 (65.29%) Software Engineer
2 71 (41.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 21 (12.35%) Developer
4 17 (10.00%) Junior
5 15 (8.82%) Firmware Engineer
6 13 (7.65%) Software Developer
6 13 (7.65%) Senior Software Engineer
7 12 (7.06%) Junior Software Engineer
8 11 (6.47%) Junior Developer
9 10 (5.88%) Embedded Software Developer
10 8 (4.71%) Junior Software Developer
10 8 (4.71%) Project Engineer
11 7 (4.12%) Hardware Engineer
12 6 (3.53%) Development Engineer
13 5 (2.94%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
13 5 (2.94%) Electronics Engineer
14 4 (2.35%) C++ Software Engineer
14 4 (2.35%) Lead Developer
14 4 (2.35%) Embedded C Engineer
15 3 (1.76%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.41%) .NET
2 14 (8.24%) MFC
2 14 (8.24%) Middleware
3 9 (5.29%) Qt
4 8 (4.71%) HTML
5 5 (2.94%) JSF
6 4 (2.35%) WCF
6 4 (2.35%) WPF
6 4 (2.35%) WinForms
6 4 (2.35%) ADO.NET
7 3 (1.76%) HTML5
8 2 (1.18%) CSS
9 1 (0.59%) Web Services
9 1 (0.59%) POSIX
9 1 (0.59%) Spring
9 1 (0.59%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.59%) JFace
9 1 (0.59%) WebKit
9 1 (0.59%) JPA
9 1 (0.59%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 44 (25.88%) Computer Science
2 41 (24.12%) Firmware
2 41 (24.12%) Embedded Systems
3 10 (5.88%) VHDL
4 9 (5.29%) Physics
5 8 (4.71%) Mathematics
5 8 (4.71%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (3.53%) Device Driver
6 6 (3.53%) Home Automation
7 5 (2.94%) Digital Media
7 5 (2.94%) DTV
7 5 (2.94%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.94%) Chip and PIN
8 4 (2.35%) Handset
8 4 (2.35%) Wiki
8 4 (2.35%) Blog
9 3 (1.76%) IPTV
9 3 (1.76%) Open Source
10 2 (1.18%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.18%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 63 (37.06%) Linux
2 17 (10.00%) Windows
2 17 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
3 11 (6.47%) UNIX
4 10 (5.88%) Android
5 5 (2.94%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.94%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (71.76%) Software Engineering
2 38 (22.35%) OO
3 31 (18.24%) Configuration Management
4 30 (17.65%) UML
5 24 (14.12%) OOD
6 20 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
7 15 (8.82%) Video Processing
8 13 (7.65%) Multithreading
9 11 (6.47%) Image Processing
10 10 (5.88%) Integration Testing
10 10 (5.88%) Software Testing
10 10 (5.88%) Validation
10 10 (5.88%) Software Architecture
11 8 (4.71%) Scrum
11 8 (4.71%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (4.71%) Unit Testing
12 7 (4.12%) Requirements Management
12 7 (4.12%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (4.12%) Project Management
13 6 (3.53%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 134 (78.82%) C
2 129 (75.88%) C++
3 52 (30.59%) C#
4 35 (20.59%) Assembly Language
5 32 (18.82%) Embedded C
6 25 (14.71%) Java
7 17 (10.00%) Embedded C++
8 14 (8.24%) Python
9 10 (5.88%) SQL
10 8 (4.71%) MATLAB
11 7 (4.12%) JavaScript
12 5 (2.94%) Ada
13 4 (2.35%) Fortran
13 4 (2.35%) VC++
13 4 (2.35%) C-shell
14 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.59%) Tcl
15 1 (0.59%) Perl
15 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 67 (39.41%) Degree
2 29 (17.06%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.53%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.94%) PhD
5 2 (1.18%) ISEB
5 2 (1.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.41%) JTAG
2 3 (1.76%) QA
3 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
4 1 (0.59%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.59%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 6 (3.53%) NEC
1 6 (3.53%) Xilinx
1 6 (3.53%) Cypress Semiconductor
1 6 (3.53%) EMC
2 5 (2.94%) QNX
3 2 (1.18%) CA
3 2 (1.18%) Perforce
3 2 (1.18%) Cisco
3 2 (1.18%) IBM
3 2 (1.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.59%) Adobe
4 1 (0.59%) Huawei
4 1 (0.59%) Green Hills
4 1 (0.59%) Sencha
4 1 (0.59%) Renesas
City, London
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 4 days ago
York
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus, Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: negotiable based on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Stoke-on-Trent
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
North London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: 17 days ago
York
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, medical, bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Share Options, Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
BitWise Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago