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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Embedded Software Development over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Development
Rank 871 889 911
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +22
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 62 69 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.063% 0.066%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.072% 0.073% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 57 53 65
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -4.76%

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
86444 95076 101495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.85% 85.48%
Number of salaries quoted 72313 77694 82267
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Embedded Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Embedded Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 June 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +19 54 £35,000 -4.76% 12
South East +48 25 £37,500 -9.09% 4
East of England +34 13 £40,000 -20.00% 2
London +13 9 £27,500 -22.53% 2
Hampshire +11 9 £37,500 +3.44% 2
Milton Keynes +33 8 £30,000 -29.41%
Buckinghamshire +28 8 £30,000 -29.41%
West Midlands -6 8 £35,000 -12.50%
East Midlands - 8 £30,000 - 1
Northampton - 8 £30,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 8 £30,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 7 £30,000 -
Bedford - 6 £30,000 -
Scotland 0 5 £47,500 +18.75%
Southampton +2 4 £42,500 +30.76% 1
South West -4 4 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Coventry - 4 £35,000 -
North West +16 3 £21,500 -53.51% 1
Berkshire +11 3 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Cambridgeshire +7 3 £45,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £47,500 -
Birmingham - 3 £44,000 -
Surrey +32 2 £37,500 -37.50%
Hertfordshire +22 2 £41,250 -17.50%
Manchester +4 2 £21,500 -38.57%
Cambridge +3 2 £45,000 - 1
Belfast - 2 £36,250 -
Gosport - 2 £37,500 -
Devon - 2 £57,500 -
County Antrim - 2 £36,250 -

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing Embedded Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Embedded Software Development.

1 92 (73.60%) C++
2 83 (66.40%) Software Engineering
3 76 (60.80%) C
4 68 (54.40%) Linux
5 54 (43.20%) Electronics
6 50 (40.00%) Degree
7 33 (26.40%) OO
8 30 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (24.00%) Embedded Linux
9 26 (20.80%) Embedded C
10 25 (20.00%) Windows
10 25 (20.00%) C#
11 24 (19.20%) Embedded Systems
12 20 (16.00%) UML
12 20 (16.00%) Embedded C++
13 19 (15.20%) TCP/IP
14 17 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (13.60%) Firmware
14 17 (13.60%) OOD
14 17 (13.60%) Java
15 16 (12.80%) Scrum
16 15 (12.00%) Software Testing
16 15 (12.00%) Android
17 14 (11.20%) Computer Science
18 13 (10.40%) MQTT
18 13 (10.40%) Aerospace
18 13 (10.40%) JavaScript
18 13 (10.40%) ISO 9001
18 13 (10.40%) Project Management
19 12 (9.60%) Manufacturing

Embedded Software Development
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 5 (4.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.20%) TCP/IP
2 13 (10.40%) MQTT
3 10 (8.00%) Internet
4 9 (7.20%) RS-232
5 7 (5.60%) ZigBee
6 5 (4.00%) RS-485
6 5 (4.00%) Wireless
7 4 (3.20%) Ethernet
7 4 (3.20%) HTTP
8 3 (2.40%) Modbus
9 2 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.80%) 802.15
10 1 (0.80%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.80%) Broadband
10 1 (0.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.40%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.80%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.40%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.60%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.80%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.80%) JIRA
6 1 (0.80%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.80%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.80%) Subversion
General
1 54 (43.20%) Electronics
2 13 (10.40%) Aerospace
3 12 (9.60%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.80%) Automotive
5 5 (4.00%) Avionics
5 5 (4.00%) Finance
6 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.80%) Back Office
7 1 (0.80%) Marketing
7 1 (0.80%) Military
7 1 (0.80%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 63 (50.40%) Software Engineer
2 51 (40.80%) Embedded Engineer
3 37 (29.60%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 34 (27.20%) C++ Software Engineer
5 19 (15.20%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 15 (12.00%) C Software Engineer
6 15 (12.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 14 (11.20%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 13 (10.40%) Linux Engineer
9 10 (8.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
10 9 (7.20%) Developer
10 9 (7.20%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
10 9 (7.20%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (5.60%) Electronics Engineer
11 7 (5.60%) Junior
12 6 (4.80%) Design Engineer
12 6 (4.80%) Java Developer
13 5 (4.00%) Embedded C Engineer
13 5 (4.00%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
13 5 (4.00%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.80%) .NET
1 6 (4.80%) RESTful
2 4 (3.20%) Qt
2 4 (3.20%) XML
3 3 (2.40%) CSS
3 3 (2.40%) HTML
3 3 (2.40%) Wayland
4 2 (1.60%) DirectX
4 2 (1.60%) OpenGL
4 2 (1.60%) OpenGL ES
5 1 (0.80%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (0.80%) CORBA
5 1 (0.80%) MFC
5 1 (0.80%) STL
5 1 (0.80%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.20%) Embedded Systems
2 17 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (11.20%) Computer Science
4 10 (8.00%) Device Driver
4 10 (8.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 8 (6.40%) Internet of Things
6 7 (5.60%) Robotics
7 6 (4.80%) Physics
8 5 (4.00%) Mathematics
8 5 (4.00%) VHDL
9 4 (3.20%) Algorithms
10 3 (2.40%) ASIC
10 3 (2.40%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.60%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (1.60%) CPLD
11 2 (1.60%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.60%) DTV
11 2 (1.60%) EMV
11 2 (1.60%) EPoS
12 1 (0.80%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 68 (54.40%) Linux
2 30 (24.00%) Embedded Linux
3 25 (20.00%) Windows
4 15 (12.00%) Android
5 11 (8.80%) Windows CE
6 7 (5.60%) Unix
6 7 (5.60%) VxWorks
7 2 (1.60%) Tizen
8 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.80%) LynxOS
8 1 (0.80%) MeeGo
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (66.40%) Software Engineering
2 33 (26.40%) OO
3 30 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (16.00%) UML
5 17 (13.60%) OOD
6 16 (12.80%) Scrum
7 15 (12.00%) Software Testing
8 13 (10.40%) Project Management
9 12 (9.60%) Multithreading
9 12 (9.60%) Test Automation
10 11 (8.80%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (8.00%) Pair Programming
11 10 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (6.40%) Line Management
12 8 (6.40%) SDLC
13 7 (5.60%) Automated Testing
14 6 (4.80%) Configuration Management
14 6 (4.80%) Front End Development
14 6 (4.80%) OpenUP
15 4 (3.20%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (73.60%) C++
2 76 (60.80%) C
3 26 (20.80%) Embedded C
4 25 (20.00%) C#
5 20 (16.00%) Embedded C++
6 17 (13.60%) Java
7 13 (10.40%) JavaScript
8 11 (8.80%) Python
9 8 (6.40%) MATLAB
10 6 (4.80%) SQL
11 4 (3.20%) Assembly Language
12 3 (2.40%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 50 (40.00%) Degree
2 11 (8.80%) HNC
2 11 (8.80%) HND
3 5 (4.00%) PhD
3 5 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.40%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.80%) GIAC
5 1 (0.80%) GREM
5 1 (0.80%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.40%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.40%) ISO13485
2 3 (2.40%) JTAG
2 3 (2.40%) MISRA
2 3 (2.40%) MISRA C
2 3 (2.40%) QA
3 2 (1.60%) ISO 14001
3 2 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (13.60%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (4.80%) IBM
2 3 (2.40%) Intel
2 3 (2.40%) Renesas
3 2 (1.60%) Atmel
3 2 (1.60%) EMC
3 2 (1.60%) QNX
4 1 (0.80%) Apple
4 1 (0.80%) Gemalto
4 1 (0.80%) Google
4 1 (0.80%) Green Hills
4 1 (0.80%) Ingenico
4 1 (0.80%) SAP
4 1 (0.80%) Twitter
4 1 (0.80%) VeriFone
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