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

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Embedded Software Development
UK
Rank 772 887 880
Rank change year-on-year
+115 -7
Permanent jobs citing Embedded Software Development 79 55 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.054% 0.072%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.062% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 79 48 67
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,550 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,450 £51,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.51%

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
74604 89126 91423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.73% 88.31% 86.72%
Number of salaries quoted 61307 73847 74567
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £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 28 February 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 28 February 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 +117 79 £45,000 +12.50% 19
South West +43 24 £43,750 -2.77% 2
East of England +37 19 £52,500 +31.25% 8
Cambridge +28 18 £48,750 -14.47% 6
Cambridgeshire +18 18 £48,750 -14.47% 6
South East +60 15 £47,500 -2.06% 6
West Midlands +38 11 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Wiltshire - 10 £35,000 - 1
Chippenham - 10 £35,000 - 1
Dorset +39 8 £45,000 -
Berkshire +41 7 £40,000 -25.58% 3
Bournemouth - 7 £45,000 -
Coventry - 6 £40,000 -
East Midlands +2 5 £40,000 - 1
Birmingham - 5 £40,000 - 1
East Sussex +14 4 £52,500 +8.24% 1
Bracknell - 4 £40,000 - 1
London +50 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Maidenhead +11 3 £45,000 - 1
Derby - 3 £40,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Loughborough -4 2 £55,000 +37.50%
Leicestershire -12 2 £55,000 +37.50%
North West -27 2 £42,500 +21.42%
Staines - 2 £60,000 -
Surrey - 2 £60,000 -
Manchester - 2 £42,500 -
Greenford - 2 £45,000 -
Hastings - 2 £55,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +10 1 £50,000 -50.00% 1

Embedded Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 91 (67.41%) C++
2 83 (61.48%) Software Engineering
3 81 (60.00%) C
4 48 (35.56%) Degree
5 46 (34.07%) Linux
6 37 (27.41%) Embedded C++
6 37 (27.41%) Computer Science
7 35 (25.93%) Firmware
7 35 (25.93%) C#
8 34 (25.19%) Bluetooth
9 32 (23.70%) Embedded C
10 26 (19.26%) Wireless
10 26 (19.26%) Embedded Systems
11 25 (18.52%) Electronics
12 24 (17.78%) Embedded Linux
13 23 (17.04%) Java
14 21 (15.56%) OO
15 19 (14.07%) Python
15 19 (14.07%) Unix
15 19 (14.07%) Manufacturing
16 18 (13.33%) Ethernet
16 18 (13.33%) Qt
16 18 (13.33%) RS-232
17 17 (12.59%) RS-485
17 17 (12.59%) TCP/IP
18 16 (11.85%) Telecoms
19 15 (11.11%) Automotive
20 14 (10.37%) Android
20 14 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
20 14 (10.37%) Project Management

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 9 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 34 (25.19%) Bluetooth
2 26 (19.26%) Wireless
3 18 (13.33%) Ethernet
3 18 (13.33%) RS-232
4 17 (12.59%) RS-485
4 17 (12.59%) TCP/IP
5 11 (8.15%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (7.41%) Internet
7 6 (4.44%) LTE
8 4 (2.96%) GPRS
8 4 (2.96%) GSM
8 4 (2.96%) HTTP
9 2 (1.48%) DVB
10 1 (0.74%) 3GPP
10 1 (0.74%) 802.15
10 1 (0.74%) DHCP
10 1 (0.74%) DNS
10 1 (0.74%) RTP
10 1 (0.74%) SS7
10 1 (0.74%) UTRAN
Development Applications
1 12 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.41%) Subversion
3 2 (1.48%) JIRA
4 1 (0.74%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.74%) Rational DOORS
General
1 25 (18.52%) Electronics
2 19 (14.07%) Manufacturing
3 16 (11.85%) Telecoms
4 15 (11.11%) Automotive
5 7 (5.19%) Avionics
6 4 (2.96%) Retail
7 2 (1.48%) Games
8 1 (0.74%) Banking
8 1 (0.74%) Finance
8 1 (0.74%) Military
Job Titles
1 76 (56.30%) Software Engineer
2 54 (40.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 52 (38.52%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 23 (17.04%) Senior Software Engineer
5 16 (11.85%) C++ Software Engineer
6 15 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 15 (11.11%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 14 (10.37%) C Software Engineer
7 14 (10.37%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 14 (10.37%) Firmware Engineer
8 12 (8.89%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 12 (8.89%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 12 (8.89%) Embedded C Engineer
8 12 (8.89%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 12 (8.89%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 12 (8.89%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 12 (8.89%) Graduate
9 10 (7.41%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 10 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (6.67%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.33%) Qt
2 10 (7.41%) MFC
3 8 (5.93%) LLVM
4 7 (5.19%) .NET
4 7 (5.19%) HTML
4 7 (5.19%) POSIX
5 6 (4.44%) HTML5
5 6 (4.44%) Qt Quick
6 2 (1.48%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.48%) OpenGL
6 2 (1.48%) Yocto
7 1 (0.74%) 802.1X
7 1 (0.74%) CORBA
7 1 (0.74%) JSON
7 1 (0.74%) REST
7 1 (0.74%) Wayland
7 1 (0.74%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 37 (27.41%) Computer Science
2 26 (19.26%) Embedded Systems
3 13 (9.63%) Device Driver
4 6 (4.44%) Smart Home
5 5 (3.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 5 (3.70%) Internet of Things
6 4 (2.96%) Home Automation
7 3 (2.22%) Infotainment
7 3 (2.22%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.48%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.48%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.48%) ASIC
8 2 (1.48%) SystemC
8 2 (1.48%) Verilog
9 1 (0.74%) CAN bus
9 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 46 (34.07%) Linux
2 24 (17.78%) Embedded Linux
3 19 (14.07%) Unix
4 14 (10.37%) Android
5 12 (8.89%) Windows
6 9 (6.67%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.74%) MeeGo
7 1 (0.74%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (61.48%) Software Engineering
2 21 (15.56%) OO
3 14 (10.37%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (10.37%) Project Management
4 12 (8.89%) Open Source
4 12 (8.89%) SDLC
4 12 (8.89%) Software Architecture
4 12 (8.89%) UML
5 11 (8.15%) Mathematics
5 11 (8.15%) OOP
6 10 (7.41%) Integration Testing
7 8 (5.93%) Device Driver Development
8 7 (5.19%) Computer Architecture
8 7 (5.19%) SysML
9 6 (4.44%) Data Protection
9 6 (4.44%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (4.44%) Machine Learning
9 6 (4.44%) Multithreading
9 6 (4.44%) TOGAF
9 6 (4.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 91 (67.41%) C++
2 81 (60.00%) C
3 37 (27.41%) Embedded C++
4 35 (25.93%) C#
5 32 (23.70%) Embedded C
6 23 (17.04%) Java
7 19 (14.07%) Python
8 13 (9.63%) SQL
9 11 (8.15%) Perl
10 9 (6.67%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.96%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.22%) JavaScript
12 3 (2.22%) MATLAB
12 3 (2.22%) Tcl
13 2 (1.48%) PHP
Qualifications
1 48 (35.56%) Degree
2 8 (5.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.41%) QA
2 7 (5.19%) DO-178B
3 5 (3.70%) ISO13485
4 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.74%) JTAG
System Software
1 35 (25.93%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (8.15%) EMC
2 9 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.44%) Freescale
3 6 (4.44%) Green Hills
4 4 (2.96%) NEC
5 1 (0.74%) Apple
5 1 (0.74%) Google
5 1 (0.74%) Intel
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Dunfermline, Fife
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Flexible Working
Posted: Yesterday
Chard, Somerset
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum, Shares, Bonus, + More!
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ringwood
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
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Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + Benefits package
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Diss, Norfolk
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Salary: £55k - 65k per year + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Diss, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £55k - 65k per year + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + benfits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Flint, Clwyd
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago