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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Development
UK
Rank 779 891 869
Rank change year-on-year
+112 -22
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 70 48 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.048% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.055% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 67 43 63
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,999
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £38,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.96% -13.88%

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
74379 87644 90527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.14% 87.68% 86.05%
Number of salaries quoted 61268 72885 74721
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 20 January 2017 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 20 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 +109 70 £45,000 +16.12% 18
South West +28 17 £47,500 -20.83% 2
West Midlands +11 14 £40,000 +18.51% 3
South East +71 12 £45,000 -18.18% 7
East of England +28 12 £56,250 +2.27% 4
Cambridgeshire +13 10 £56,250 +40.62% 4
Cambridge +16 9 £57,500 +43.75% 4
Chippenham - 8 £35,000 -
Birmingham - 8 £40,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 8 £35,000 -
Coventry +15 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
East Sussex - 5 £55,000 -
London +73 4 £45,000 - 1
East Midlands +6 4 £40,000 +3.22%
North West -22 4 £42,500 +21.42%
Manchester - 4 £42,500 -
Hampshire +12 3 £43,000 -21.81% 1
Hastings - 3 £55,000 -
Greenford - 3 £45,000 -
Derby - 3 £40,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £45,000 - 2
Derbyshire - 3 £40,000 -
Durham +9 2 £30,000 -9.09%
North East +1 2 £30,000 -9.09%
Bracknell - 2 £45,000 - 2
West Yorkshire +27 1 £35,000 -36.36%
Yorkshire +23 1 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Buckinghamshire +20 1 £50,000 -50.00% 1
Essex +17 1 - -
High Wycombe +10 1 £50,000 -50.00% 1

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 (64.79%) C++
2 86 (60.56%) Software Engineering
3 81 (57.04%) C
4 63 (44.37%) Linux
5 45 (31.69%) C#
6 38 (26.76%) Embedded C++
7 35 (24.65%) Embedded C
7 35 (24.65%) Degree
8 30 (21.13%) Firmware
8 30 (21.13%) Java
9 29 (20.42%) Embedded Linux
10 25 (17.61%) OO
11 24 (16.90%) Bluetooth
12 23 (16.20%) Computer Science
13 22 (15.49%) Embedded Systems
13 22 (15.49%) Unix
13 22 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (14.79%) Android
14 21 (14.79%) Qt
15 19 (13.38%) Electronics
15 19 (13.38%) Manufacturing
15 19 (13.38%) RS-232
16 18 (12.68%) RS-485
16 18 (12.68%) Git (software)
16 18 (12.68%) Ethernet
17 17 (11.97%) TCP/IP
17 17 (11.97%) Microsoft
17 17 (11.97%) UML
17 17 (11.97%) MS Excel
17 17 (11.97%) SQL

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 17 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.70%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 24 (16.90%) Bluetooth
2 19 (13.38%) RS-232
3 18 (12.68%) Ethernet
3 18 (12.68%) RS-485
4 17 (11.97%) TCP/IP
5 15 (10.56%) Wireless
6 12 (8.45%) Internet
7 4 (2.82%) LTE
8 3 (2.11%) HTTP
8 3 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.70%) 3GPP
9 1 (0.70%) ATM
9 1 (0.70%) DHCP
9 1 (0.70%) DNS
9 1 (0.70%) GSM
9 1 (0.70%) RANAP
9 1 (0.70%) RTP
9 1 (0.70%) SS7
9 1 (0.70%) SSH
9 1 (0.70%) UTRAN
Development Applications
1 18 (12.68%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.27%) Subversion
3 2 (1.41%) JIRA
4 1 (0.70%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.70%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (13.38%) Electronics
1 19 (13.38%) Manufacturing
2 17 (11.97%) Automotive
3 13 (9.15%) Telecoms
4 9 (6.34%) Avionics
5 7 (4.93%) Retail
6 3 (2.11%) Banking
6 3 (2.11%) Finance
7 1 (0.70%) Back Office
7 1 (0.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 78 (54.93%) Software Engineer
2 57 (40.14%) Embedded Engineer
3 55 (38.73%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 22 (15.49%) Senior Software Engineer
5 21 (14.79%) Developer
6 20 (14.08%) C Software Engineer
6 20 (14.08%) C++ Software Engineer
7 18 (12.68%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
7 18 (12.68%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 18 (12.68%) Embedded C Engineer
7 18 (12.68%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 18 (12.68%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 18 (12.68%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
7 18 (12.68%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 18 (12.68%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 18 (12.68%) Embedded Developer
8 15 (10.56%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
9 13 (9.15%) C++ Developer
9 13 (9.15%) Linux Engineer
10 12 (8.45%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.79%) Qt
2 11 (7.75%) HTML
3 8 (5.63%) LLVM
4 6 (4.23%) .NET
4 6 (4.23%) CSS
4 6 (4.23%) XML
5 4 (2.82%) HTML5
5 4 (2.82%) MFC
5 4 (2.82%) Qt Quick
5 4 (2.82%) Yocto
6 2 (1.41%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.70%) CORBA
7 1 (0.70%) POSIX
7 1 (0.70%) Wayland
7 1 (0.70%) WCF
7 1 (0.70%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.20%) Computer Science
2 22 (15.49%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (8.45%) Device Driver
4 8 (5.63%) Internet of Things
4 8 (5.63%) Smart Home
5 6 (4.23%) EMV
5 6 (4.23%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (2.82%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (2.11%) EPoS
8 3 (2.11%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.11%) Physics
9 2 (1.41%) Arduino
9 2 (1.41%) Contactless
9 2 (1.41%) EFT
9 2 (1.41%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.41%) Telematics
10 1 (0.70%) Cybercrime
10 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 63 (44.37%) Linux
2 29 (20.42%) Embedded Linux
3 22 (15.49%) Unix
4 21 (14.79%) Android
5 15 (10.56%) Apple iOS
6 12 (8.45%) Windows
7 1 (0.70%) MeeGo
7 1 (0.70%) Tizen
7 1 (0.70%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (60.56%) Software Engineering
2 25 (17.61%) OO
3 22 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (11.97%) Open Source
4 17 (11.97%) UML
5 16 (11.27%) Project Management
6 13 (9.15%) SDLC
7 11 (7.75%) Software Architecture
8 9 (6.34%) Data Protection
8 9 (6.34%) OOP
8 9 (6.34%) Waterfall
9 8 (5.63%) Integration Testing
9 8 (5.63%) Scrum
9 8 (5.63%) SysML
10 7 (4.93%) Device Driver Development
10 7 (4.93%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (4.93%) TOGAF
11 6 (4.23%) Machine Learning
11 6 (4.23%) Validation
12 5 (3.52%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 92 (64.79%) C++
2 81 (57.04%) C
3 45 (31.69%) C#
4 38 (26.76%) Embedded C++
5 35 (24.65%) Embedded C
6 30 (21.13%) Java
7 17 (11.97%) SQL
8 15 (10.56%) Objective-C
8 15 (10.56%) Python
9 7 (4.93%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.52%) Perl
11 3 (2.11%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.11%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.11%) Tcl
12 2 (1.41%) PHP
13 1 (0.70%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.70%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 35 (24.65%) Degree
2 9 (6.34%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.15%) QA
2 8 (5.63%) DO-178B
3 5 (3.52%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.70%) JTAG
System Software
1 30 (21.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 17 (11.97%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.93%) Green Hills
3 5 (3.52%) Freescale
4 3 (2.11%) EMC
4 3 (2.11%) Ingenico
5 2 (1.41%) Gemalto
5 2 (1.41%) VeriFone
6 1 (0.70%) Apple
6 1 (0.70%) Cisco
6 1 (0.70%) Google
6 1 (0.70%) Intel
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