The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Embedded Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embedded Software Engineer
Rank 719 726 746
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Embedded Software Engineer 215 253 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 202 207 233
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94522 107194 114726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79692 88358 93874
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Embedded Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

Embedded Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Embedded Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Embedded Software Engineer over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 within the UK.

Embedded Software Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Embedded Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 +10 200 £40,000 - 45
South East +27 83 £40,000 -5.88% 6
East of England +26 35 £41,250 -8.33% 8
West Midlands -19 22 £40,000 - 2
East Midlands +4 21 £35,000 -12.50% 3
London +26 18 £44,000 +3.52% 6
Cambridgeshire +2 18 £47,500 +18.75% 7
East Sussex +9 17 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Kent - 15 £37,500 -
Cambridge +15 14 £35,000 -16.66% 6
Hertfordshire +29 13 £40,000 -15.78%
Hampshire -22 13 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Berkshire +18 12 £40,000 -20.00%
Brighton +10 12 £45,000 +5.88%
South West +7 11 £40,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +2 11 £41,000 -11.35% 1
Derbyshire -2 10 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Derby -7 10 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Dartford - 10 £37,500 -
North West +38 9 £40,000 -15.78% 12
Scotland +9 9 £40,000 +2.56% 1
Coventry - 8 £37,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £38,750 -
Buckinghamshire +31 7 £40,000 +15.94% 1
Manchester - 7 £40,000 - 4
Yorkshire +14 6 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Nottinghamshire +5 6 £35,000 -15.15%
Herefordshire -2 6 £37,500 +7.14%
Gloucestershire -3 6 £40,000 - 2
South Yorkshire +12 5 £45,000 +25.00% 1

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Embedded Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Embedded Software Engineer in the job title.

1 441 (99.55%) Software Engineering
2 368 (83.07%) C
3 359 (81.04%) C++
4 194 (43.79%) Embedded C
5 176 (39.73%) Linux
6 151 (34.09%) Degree
7 142 (32.05%) Embedded C++
8 135 (30.47%) Electronics
9 113 (25.51%) Firmware
10 110 (24.83%) Embedded Systems
11 64 (14.45%) Embedded Linux
12 63 (14.22%) Python
13 61 (13.77%) Automotive
14 57 (12.87%) OO
15 56 (12.64%) Signal Processing
16 54 (12.19%) Computer Science
17 51 (11.51%) UML
18 47 (10.61%) Device Driver
19 46 (10.38%) Windows
20 40 (9.03%) Unit Testing
21 39 (8.80%) TCP/IP
22 38 (8.58%) Manufacturing
22 38 (8.58%) Agile Software Development
23 37 (8.35%) Software Testing
24 36 (8.13%) Embedded Software Development
24 36 (8.13%) Ethernet
25 35 (7.90%) Assembly Language
26 33 (7.45%) MISRA
27 32 (7.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
28 31 (7.00%) Video Processing

Embedded Software Engineer Skill Set
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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (0.90%) Confluence
2 2 (0.45%) WinCC
Applications
1 22 (4.97%) Simulink
2 19 (4.29%) TargetLink
3 12 (2.71%) MS Excel
4 6 (1.35%) MS Office
5 3 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Infor M3
1 2 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 39 (8.80%) TCP/IP
2 36 (8.13%) Ethernet
3 23 (5.19%) RS-485
4 19 (4.29%) RS-232
5 16 (3.61%) Profibus
6 14 (3.16%) Wireless
7 10 (2.26%) ZigBee
8 9 (2.03%) Internet
9 8 (1.81%) Modbus
10 6 (1.35%) Bluetooth
10 6 (1.35%) SNMP
10 6 (1.35%) VoIP
11 5 (1.13%) 3G
11 5 (1.13%) RFID
12 4 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.68%) DVB
13 3 (0.68%) GPRS
13 3 (0.68%) GSM
13 3 (0.68%) HTTP
14 2 (0.45%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (3.84%) Subversion
1 17 (3.84%) Visual Studio
2 14 (3.16%) Git (software)
2 14 (3.16%) VectorCAST
3 10 (2.26%) CANoe
4 5 (1.13%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.13%) JIRA
4 5 (1.13%) LabVIEW
5 4 (0.90%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.68%) Eclipse
6 3 (0.68%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (0.45%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.23%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.23%) GCC
8 1 (0.23%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 135 (30.47%) Electronics
2 61 (13.77%) Automotive
3 38 (8.58%) Manufacturing
4 13 (2.93%) Aerospace
5 10 (2.26%) Finance
6 4 (0.90%) Games
6 4 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (0.90%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.68%) Avionics
7 3 (0.68%) Retail
8 2 (0.45%) Advertising
8 2 (0.45%) Back Office
8 2 (0.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.61%) .NET
2 15 (3.39%) Middleware
2 15 (3.39%) Qt
3 13 (2.93%) MFC
4 9 (2.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 8 (1.81%) OpenCL
6 6 (1.35%) HTML
6 6 (1.35%) STL
7 5 (1.13%) JSON
7 5 (1.13%) OpenCV
7 5 (1.13%) Qt Quick
8 4 (0.90%) Ajax
8 4 (0.90%) Node.js
9 3 (0.68%) 802.1X
9 3 (0.68%) CSS
9 3 (0.68%) HEVC
9 3 (0.68%) WebSockets
10 2 (0.45%) Flash
10 2 (0.45%) PlayReady
10 2 (0.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 110 (24.83%) Embedded Systems
2 54 (12.19%) Computer Science
3 47 (10.61%) Device Driver
4 32 (7.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 27 (6.09%) CAN bus
6 21 (4.74%) Telematics
7 16 (3.61%) Driving Licence
8 13 (2.93%) Algorithms
9 12 (2.71%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (1.58%) CPLD
11 6 (1.35%) STB
11 6 (1.35%) Streaming Video
12 5 (1.13%) Cryptography
13 4 (0.90%) CCTV
13 4 (0.90%) Physics
14 3 (0.68%) CUDA
14 3 (0.68%) Mechatronics
14 3 (0.68%) Robotics
14 3 (0.68%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 176 (39.73%) Linux
2 64 (14.45%) Embedded Linux
3 46 (10.38%) Windows
4 30 (6.77%) VxWorks
5 18 (4.06%) Android
6 5 (1.13%) Windows CE
7 3 (0.68%) Nucleus RTOS
7 3 (0.68%) Unix
8 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.23%) LynxOS
8 1 (0.23%) MeeGo
8 1 (0.23%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 441 (99.55%) Software Engineering
2 57 (12.87%) OO
3 56 (12.64%) Signal Processing
4 51 (11.51%) UML
5 40 (9.03%) Unit Testing
6 38 (8.58%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (8.35%) Software Testing
8 36 (8.13%) Embedded Software Development
9 31 (7.00%) Video Processing
10 30 (6.77%) Project Management
11 27 (6.09%) Digital Signal Processing
12 26 (5.87%) Multithreading
13 25 (5.64%) Scrum
14 20 (4.51%) OOD
15 19 (4.29%) Automated Testing
16 18 (4.06%) Image Processing
17 17 (3.84%) Line Management
18 16 (3.61%) Schematic Capture
18 16 (3.61%) SDLC
19 14 (3.16%) Content Analysis
Programming Languages
1 368 (83.07%) C
2 359 (81.04%) C++
3 194 (43.79%) Embedded C
4 142 (32.05%) Embedded C++
5 63 (14.22%) Python
6 35 (7.90%) Assembly Language
7 31 (7.00%) Bash Shell
8 29 (6.55%) Java
8 29 (6.55%) MATLAB
9 25 (5.64%) C#
10 23 (5.19%) Lua
11 9 (2.03%) SQL
12 8 (1.81%) JavaScript
13 6 (1.35%) R
14 5 (1.13%) ANSI C
14 5 (1.13%) VB
15 4 (0.90%) Delphi
16 2 (0.45%) PHP
16 2 (0.45%) VC++
17 1 (0.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 151 (34.09%) Degree
2 19 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.16%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.35%) PhD
5 4 (0.90%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.45%) HND
7 1 (0.23%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.45%) MISRA
2 20 (4.51%) MISRA C
3 14 (3.16%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.90%) ISO13485
5 3 (0.68%) DO-254
5 3 (0.68%) JTAG
6 2 (0.45%) GAMP
6 2 (0.45%) GMP
7 1 (0.23%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.23%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.23%) QA
System Software
1 113 (25.51%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (2.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (2.26%) Fujitsu
2 10 (2.26%) MKS
3 5 (1.13%) EMC
3 5 (1.13%) Intel
4 4 (0.90%) Atlassian
4 4 (0.90%) Atmel
4 4 (0.90%) QNX
4 4 (0.90%) Renesas
5 2 (0.45%) Freescale
5 2 (0.45%) Google
5 2 (0.45%) SAP
5 2 (0.45%) Wind River
6 1 (0.23%) Apple
6 1 (0.23%) Green Hills
6 1 (0.23%) IBM
6 1 (0.23%) Perforce
6 1 (0.23%) Siemens
6 1 (0.23%) Sony
6 1 (0.23%) Twitter
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Newton Blue
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per day Stock + Flexi + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Pension, Flexi, Career Progress, Sto
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent according to experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Shares, Bonus + More!
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More!
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 per year + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Dunfermline
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
South West England
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent according to experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £35k
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Hampshire
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, share scheme
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago